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S.Amdt. 178 (Markey) to S. 1: To ensure that products derived from tar sands are treated as crude oil for purposes of the Federal excise tax on petroleum.

This was a vote to approve or reject amendment S.Amdt. 178 (114th) (Edward “Ed” Markey) to S. 1 (114th). The title of the amendment is S.Amdt. 178 (Markey) to S. 1: To ensure that products derived from tar sands are treated as crude oil for purposes of the Federal excise tax on petroleum..

Totals

All Votes R D I
Yea 44%
 
 
 
44
0
 
42
 
2
 
Nay 54%
 
 
 
54
53
 
1
 
0
 
Not Voting 2%
 
 
 
2
1
 
1
 
0
 

Date: Jan 29, 2015

Question: On the Amendment in the Senate

Required: Simple Majority

Result: Amendment Rejected

Source: senate.gov

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