S.Amdt.2799 to S.Con.Res.95108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Amends Bill:||S.Con.Res.95 — An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2005 and including the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2006 through 2009.|
|Sponsor:||Sen. Harkin, Tom [D-IA] (Submitted 03/11/2004, Proposed 03/11/2004)|
|Latest Action:||03/11/2004 Amendment SA 2799 not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 32 - 64. Record Vote Number: 46.|
Purpose: S.Amdt. 2799 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)
To provide for increased resources for medical research, disease control, wellness, tobacco cessation and preventative health efforts including substance abuse and mental health services, establishing a fund for this purpose, offset by an increase in the cigarette tax to $1 and proportional increases in other tobacco excise taxes and deficit reduction.