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On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 6 to H R 2703

This was a vote to approve or reject amendment H.Amdt. 954 (104th) (Melvin “Mel” Watt) to H.R. 2703 (104th). The title of the amendment is H.Amdt. 954 (Watt) to H.R. 2703 (104th): Amendment sought to strike provisions relating to habeas corpus reform that place strict limits on the ability of state death row prisoners to challenge in Federal court the constitutionality of their conviction o.

Totals

All Votes R D I
Aye 31%
 
 
 
135
12
 
122
 
1
 
No 66%
 
 
 
283
218
 
65
 
0
 
Not Voting 3%
 
 
 
13
5
 
8
 
0
 

Date: Mar 14, 1996

Required: Simple Majority

Result: Failed

Source: house.gov

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