H.R. 4520 (108th): American Jobs Creation Act of 2004

This was a vote to pass H.R. 4520 (108th) in the House.

It was not the final House vote on the bill. See the history of H.R. 4520 (108th) for further details.

The American Jobs Creation Act of 2004 (Pub.L. 108–357) was a federal tax act that repealed the export tax incentive (ETI), which had been declared illegal by the World Trade Organization numerous times and sparked retaliatory tariffs by the European Union, and was also composed of numerous tax credits for agricultural and business institutions, and included was the repeal of some excise taxes on fuel and alcohol, and the creation of tax credits for biofuels.

The bill was introduced by Representative Bill Thomas on June 4, 2004, passed the House June 17, the Senate on July 15, and was signed by President George W. Bush on October 22.

This summary is from Wikipedia.

Congress
108th Congress
Date
Jun 17, 2004
Chamber
House
Number
#259
Question:
On Passage of the Bill in the House
Result:
Passed

Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Aye 251
 
 
 
58%
203 48 0
  No 178
 
 
 
41%
23 154 1
Not Voting 5
 
 
 
1%
2 3 0
Required: Simple Majority source: house.gov
Seat position based on our ideology score.

Vote Details

Notes: The Speaker’s Vote? “Aye” or “Yea”?
Download as CSV | XML | JSON

Statistically Notable Votes

Statistically notable votes are the votes that are most surprising, or least predictable, given how other members of each voter’s party voted and other factors.

All Votes