110th Congress > Senate > Vote 655

Date: 2008-10-01

Clerk session vote number: 213

Result: 75-25 (Bill Passed)

Vote Subject Matter: Government Management / Budget General Interest

Bill number: HR1424

Question: On Passage of the Bill

Description: A bill to provide authority for the Federal Government to purchase and insure certain types of troubled assets for the purposes of providing stability to and preventing disruption in the economy and financial system and protecting taxpayers, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for energy production and conservation, to extend certain expiring provisions, to provide individual income tax relief, and for other purposes.

Bill summary: (This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the Senate on October 1, 2008. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Division A: Emergency Economic Stabilization - Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 - Title I: Troubled Assets Relief Program - (Sec. 101) Authorizes the Secretary of the Treasury (Secretary) to establish the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) to purchase troubled assets from any financial institution, in accordance with terms, conditions, policies, (...show more)

Bill titles: To amend section 712 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, section 2705 of the Public Health Service Act, section 9812 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require equity in the provision of mental health and substance-related disorder benefits under group health plans, to prohibit discrimination on the basis of genetic information with respect to health insurance and employment, and for other purposes.; To amend section 712 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, section 2705 of the Public Health Service Act, and section 9812 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require equity in the provision of mental health and substance-related disorder benefits under group health plans.; A bill to provide authority for the Federal Government to purchase and insure certain types of troubled assets for the purposes of providing stability to and preventing disruption in the economy and financial system and protecting taxpayers, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for energy production and conservation, to extend certain expiring provisions, to provide individual income tax relief, and for other purposes.; Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008; Energy Improvement and Extension Act of 2008; Heartland Disaster Tax Relief Act of 2008; Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008; Tax Extenders and Alternative Minimum Tax Relief Act of 2008

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