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H.R. 6061 (109th): Secure Fence Act of 2006

This was a vote to pass H.R. 6061 (109th) in the Senate.

On October 26, 2006, U.S. President George W. Bush signed the Secure Fence Act of 2006 (Pub.L. 109–367) into law stating, “This bill will help protect the American people. This bill will make our borders more secure. It is an important step toward immigration reform."

The bill was introduced on Sep. 13, 2006 by Peter T. King (R-NY). In the House of Representatives, the Fence Act passed 283–138 on September 14, 2006. On September 29, 2006 – the Fence Act passed in the Senate 80–19.

This summary is from Wikipedia.

Source: Wikipedia

Totals

All Votes R D I
Yea 80%
 
 
 
80
54
 
26
 
0
 
Nay 19%
 
 
 
19
1
 
17
 
1
 
Not Voting 1%
 
 
 
1
0
 
1
 
0
 

Date: Sep 29, 2006

Question: On Passage of the Bill in the Senate

Required: Simple Majority

Result: Bill Passed

Source: senate.gov

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