On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 1 to H R 8

This was a vote to approve or reject amendment H.Amdt. 171 (108th) (Earl Pomeroy) to H.R. 8 (108th). The title of the amendment is H.Amdt. 171 (Pomeroy) to H.R. 8 (108th): Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to increase the estate tax exemption to $3 million for individuals and $6 million for couples with the bill becoming effective on Jan. 1, 2004..

Congress
108th Congress
Date
Jun 18, 2003
Chamber
House
Number
#287
Result:
Failed

Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 188
 
 
 
43%
2 185 1
  Nay 239
 
 
 
55%
226 13 0
Not Voting 8
 
 
 
2%
1 7 0
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