On the Amendment S.Amdt. 695:
Dodd Amdt. No. 695
; To limit the reduction in the 39.6% rate to 38% and to replace the estate tax repeal with increases in the unified credit and the family-owned business exclusion so that the savings may be used for Federal debt reduction and improvements to the Nation's nontransportation infrastructure.
: Rejected (39-60, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold)
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