On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 1 to H R 7

This was a vote to approve or reject amendment H.Amdt. 53 (102nd) (Harley Staggers Jr.) to H.R. 7 (102nd). The title of the amendment is H.Amdt. 53 (Staggers) to H.R. 7 (102nd): Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to require handgun dealers to call a toll free number established by the Department of Justice for an instantaneous check on the background of prospective handgun buy.

Congress
102nd Congress
Date
May 8, 1991
Chamber
House
Number
#81
Result:
Failed

Key: D Aye R Aye D No R No R No D No
Seat position based on our ideology score.
Totals     Democrat     Republican     Independent     Republican-Conservative     Democrat-Liberal
  Aye 193
 
 
 
 
 
45%
85 107 1 0 0
  No 234
 
 
 
 
 
54%
177 55 0 1 1
Not Voting 3
 
 
 
 
 
1%
2 1 0 0 0
Required: Simple Majority source: house.gov

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Notes: The Speaker’s Vote? “Aye” or “Yea”?
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