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On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 2 to H R 1249

This was a vote to approve or reject amendment H.Amdt. 492 (112th) (John Conyers Jr.) to H.R. 1249 (112th). The title of the amendment is H.Amdt. 492 (Conyers) to H.R. 1249 (112th): Amendment sought to permit the conversion of the United States to a first-to-file system only upon a Presidential finding that other nations have adopted a similar one-year grace period..

Totals

All Votes R D
Aye 24%
 
 
105
37
 
68
 
No 73%
 
 
316
198
 
118
 
Not Voting 2%
 
 
10
4
 
6
 

Date: Jun 23, 2011

Required: Simple Majority

Result: Failed

Source: house.gov

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