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On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 1 to H R 2372

This was a vote to approve or reject amendment H.Amdt. 596 (106th) (Melvin “Mel” Watt) to H.R. 2372 (106th). The title of the amendment is H.Amdt. 596 (Watt) to H.R. 2372 (106th): Amendment sought to allow all section 1983 plaintiffs bringing actions for constitutional violations to use the bill's expedited access to Federal courts..

Totals

All Votes R D I
Aye 39%
 
 
 
170
0
 
169
 
1
 
No 58%
 
 
 
251
213
 
37
 
1
 
Not Voting 3%
 
 
 
13
8
 
5
 
0
 

Date: Mar 16, 2000

Required: Simple Majority

Result: Failed

Source: house.gov

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