Search Form
First, enter a politician or zip code
Now, choose a category

Key Votes

HR 3081 - Small Business Tax Fairness Act of 2000 - National Key Vote

Herbert Bateman, Sr. voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Herbert Bateman, Sr. made in this general time period.


Issues Related to HR 3081

Stage Details

Legislation - Placed on Calendar (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (257-169) - (Key vote)
See How Your Politicians Voted

Title: Small Business Tax Fairness Act of 2000

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that cuts taxes for small businesses by $46 billion over five years and increases the minimum wage.

  • Increases the minimum wage from $5.15 to $6.15 per hour beginning April 1, 2001.
  • Exempts certain workers who work overtime, such as "inside sales" employees, computer professionals, and licensed funeral directors and embalmers, from minimum wage.
  • Raises the business meal deduction from 50 percent to 60 percent.
  • Authorizes the Housing and Urban Development Secretary to provide tax incentives to 15 urban and rural "renewal communities".
  • Reduces top rate estate taxes from 55 percent to 50 percent.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Small Business Tax Fairness Act of 2000


  • Rick A. Lazio (NY - ) (Out Of Office)


Skip to top

Help us stay free for all your Fellow Americans

Just $5 from everyone reading this would do it.

Thank You!

You are about to be redirected to a secure checkout page.

Please note:

The total order amount will read $0.01. This is a card processor fee. Please know that a recurring donation of the amount and frequency that you selected will be processed and initiated tomorrow. You may see a one-time charge of $0.01 on your statement.

Continue to secure page »

Back to top