H. 548

An act relating to equal education opportunity omnibus act

Rep. Suchmann amendment regarding farm homestead tax credit.

Yeas, 65. Nays, 71. Absent, 13. House Journal 3/29/99.

Those who voted in the affirmative are:Those who voted in the negative are:Those absent with leave of the House and not voting are:
Allard of St. Albans Town
Angell of Randolph
Baker of West Rutland
Barney of Highgate
Bourdeau of Hyde Park
Brown of Walden
Buckland of Newport Town
Clark of St. Johnsbury
Cleland of Northfield
Corren of Burlington
Crawford of Burke
DePoy of Rutland City
Flory of Pittsford
Freed of Dorset
Ginevan of Middlebury
Gray of Barre Town
Hathaway of Barton
Houston of Ferrisburg
Hube of Londonderry
Hudson of Lyndon
Johnson of Canaan
Kainen of Hartford
Kinsey of Craftsbury
Koch of Barre Town
LaBarge of Grand Isle
Larocque of Barnet
Larrabee of Danville
Livingston of Manchester
Marron of Stowe
Maslack of Poultney
Mazur of South Burlington
McGrath of Ferrisburg
Metzger of Milton
Milne of Washington
Morrissey of Bennington
Mullin of Rutland Town
Neiman of Georgia
O'Donnell of Vernon
Palmer of Pownal
Paquin of Fairfax
Peaslee of Guildhall
Pike of Mendon
Postman of Brownington
Pratt of Castleton
Quaid of Williston
Randall of Bradford
Richardson of Weathersfield
Robb of Swanton
Rusten of Halifax
Schaefer of Colchester
Schiavone of Shelburne
Sheltra of Derby
Sherman of St. Johnsbury
Smith of New Haven
Stevens of Newbury
Suchmann of Chester
Sweetser of Essex
Towne of Berlin
Waite of Pawlet
Westman of Cambridge
Willett of St. Albans City
Winters of Williamstown
Woodward of Johnson
Young of Orwell
Zuckerman of Burlington
Alfano of Calais
Anderson of Woodstock
Barbieri of Wallingford
Blanchard of Essex
Bouricius of Burlington
Bristol of Brattleboro
Brooks of Montpelier
Colvin of Bennington
Costello of Brattleboro
Cross of Winooski
Dakin of Colchester
Darrow of Newfane
Darrow of Dummerston
Deen of Westminster
Deuel of West Rutland
Dominick of Starksboro
Doyle of Richmond
Dunne of Hartland
Emmons of Springfield
Follett of Springfield
Fox of Essex
Gervais of Enosburg
Gretkowski of Burlington
Heath of Westford
Helm of Castleton
Hingtgen of Burlington
Hoag of Woodford
Howrigan of Fairfield
Hummel of Underhill
Jordan of Middlesex
Keenan of St. Albans City
Kehler of Pomfret
Kitzmiller of Montpelier
Krasnow of Charlotte
Krawczyk of Bennington
Kreitzer of Rutland City
Lafayette of Burlington
Lehman of Hartford
Lippert of Hinesburg
Mackinnon of Sharon
Mallary of Brookfield
Masland of Thetford
Mazzariello of Rutland City
McNamara of Burlington
Miller of Shaftsbury
Molloy of Arlington
Moore of Rutland City
Nitka of Ludlow
Nuovo of Middlebury
Osman of Plainfield
Parizo of Essex
Partridge of Windham
Pembroke of Bennington
Perry of Richford
Poirier of Barre City
Pugh of South Burlington
Rivero of Milton
Seibert of Norwich
Severance of Colchester
Smith of Sudbury
Starr of Troy
Steele of Waterbury
Sweaney of Windsor
Symington of Jericho
Tracy of Burlington
Valsangiacomo of Barre City
Vincent of Waterbury
Vinton of Colchester
Weiss of Northfield
Wheeler of Burlington
Wisell of Bristol
Aswad of Burlington
Atkins of Winooski
Carmolli of Rutland City
Edwards of Swanton
Flaherty of South Burlington
Fyfe of Newport City
Holmes of Bethel
Hyde of Fayston
Little of Shelburne
Milkey of Brattleboro
Sullivan of Burlington
Voyer of Morristown
Wood of Brandon
Rep. Anderson of Woodstock, explained his vote as follows:

"Mr. Speaker: The preservation of Vermont's family farms is important for all of us. As the member from Brookfield was mentioned, I too hope that legislation is considered in the future which will address the issues brought up in this amendment."

Rep. Young of Orwell, explained his vote as follows:

"Mr. Speaker: Many of the revenue dollars that this body would like to milk from tourist, come from folks that like to see open fields, pretty views and cows that other folks milk -let's help them continue."