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HR 7 - Charitable Contributions bill - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Steny Hoyer voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Steny Hoyer made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (408-13) - (Key vote)

Title: Charitable Contributions bill

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that would amend current Internal Revenue Codes (IRS) to allow non-itemized tax deductions for charitable contributions by both individuals and businesses to promote philanthropy.

Highlights:
  • Allows for individuals to claim deductions exceeding $250 up to $500 for previous year's charitable donations until December 31, 2005.
  • Increases cap, for corporate charitable deductions, from 10 to 20 percent by 2012.
  • Cuts the excise tax on the net investment income of private foundations from 2 to 1 percent.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Charitable Contributions bill

Sponsors

  • Roy Blunt (MO - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • W. Todd Akin (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Spencer T. Bachus (AL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • J. Gresham Barrett (SC - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Roscoe G. Bartlett (MD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John N. Boozman (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Henry E. Brown Jr. (SC - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Virginia 'Ginny' Brown-Waite (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Max Burns (GA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • David Lee 'Dave' Camp (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Eric I. Cantor (VA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Edward E. 'Ed' Case (HI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Chris Chocola (IN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Philip M. Crane (IL - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas Dale 'Tom' DeLay (TX - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Calvin M. 'Cal' Dooley (CA - ) (Out Of Office)
  • John T. Doolittle (CA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Rahm Emanuel (IL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Philip 'Phil' English (PA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Tom Feeney (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark Foley (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Harold Ford Jr. (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Vito J. Fossella Jr. (NY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul E. Gillmor (OH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Bart Gordon (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark A. Green (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Katherine Harris (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Melissa A. Hart (PA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • J. Dennis 'Denny' Hastert (IL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert C. 'Robin' Hayes (NC - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Darlene Hooley (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John Nathan Hostettler (IN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Kenny C. Hulshof (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Henry J. Hyde (IL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John H. 'Johnny' Isakson (GA - ) (Out Of Office)
  • William J. 'Bill' Janklow (SD - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Ric Keller (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jack Kingston (GA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • James A. 'Jim' Leach (IA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Thaddeus G. 'Thad' McCotter (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John M. McHugh (NY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Alan Bowlby Mollohan (WV - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jerry Moran (KS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Marilyn N. Musgrave (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Suellen W. 'Sue' Myrick (NC - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Anne Meagher Northup (KY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Charles W. 'Charlie' Norwood Jr. (GA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Clement Leroy 'Butch' Otter (ID - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mike Pence (IN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John E. Peterson (PA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Charles W. 'Chip' Pickering Jr. (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Deborah D. Pryce (OH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • James M. 'Jim' Ramstad (MN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ralph S. Regula (OH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Richard 'Rick' Renzi (AZ - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas M. Reynolds (NY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Edward L. 'Ed' Schrock (VA - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Christopher H. Shays (CT - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert Ruhl 'Rob' Simmons (CT - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark Edward Souder (IN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Clifford Bundy 'Cliff' Stearns (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Lee R. Terry (NE - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Todd Tiahrt (KS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Zach Wamp (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Roger F. Wicker (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Frank Rudolph Wolf (VA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Albert R. Wynn (MD - D) (Out Of Office)
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