Key Votes

HR 7 - Community Solutions Act of 2001 - Key Vote

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Saxby Chambliss voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Placed on Calendar (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (233-198) - (Key vote)

Title: Community Solutions Act of 2001

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that would allow religious organizations who provide social services to apply for and receive federal funding, and provides $13.3 billion in tax breaks for charitable giving over a ten year period

Highlights:
  • Stipulates that religious organizations who provide social services are eligible to receive federal funds and compete on the same terms as non-religious organizations.
  • Grants up to $25 in deductions to individuals and $50 to couples who submit non-itemized tax returns.
  • Raises cap on deductible corporate charitable donations from 10 to 15 percent by the year 2010.
  • Allows individuals over 70 ½-years old to make tax-free charitable donations from their IRAs.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Community Solutions Act of 2001

Sponsors

  • Julius Caesar 'J.C.' Watts Jr. (OK - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Spencer T. Bachus (AL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert Laurence 'Bob' Barr Jr. (GA - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Roy Blunt (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Henry E. Brown Jr. (SC - R) (Out Of Office)
  • David Lee 'Dave' Camp (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • James W. 'Jim' DeMint (SC - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert L. 'Bob' Ehrlich Jr. (MD - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Philip 'Phil' English (PA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul E. Gillmor (OH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark A. Green (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Felix J. Grucci Jr. (NY - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Ralph Moody Hall (TX - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Tony P. Hall (OH - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Melissa A. Hart (PA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • J. Dennis 'Denny' Hastert (IL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Joel Hefley (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Henry J. Hyde (IL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ric Keller (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jack Kingston (GA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • James T. 'Jim' Kolbe (AZ - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas P. 'Tom' Latham (IA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • James A. 'Jim' Leach (IA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Anne Meagher Northup (KY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Charles W. 'Charlie' Norwood Jr. (GA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John E. Peterson (PA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Charles W. 'Chip' Pickering Jr. (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • George P. Radanovich (CA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • James M. 'Jim' Ramstad (MN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Marge S. Roukema (NJ - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Edward L. 'Ed' Schrock (VA - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Ronnie Shows (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Tom Gerald Tancredo (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Todd Tiahrt (KS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Roger F. Wicker (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Frank Rudolph Wolf (VA - R) (Out Of Office)