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HR. 6127. CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1957. MOTION THAT SENATE CONCUR IN HOUSE-APPROVED PROVISION PERMITTING A JURY TRIAL IN SOME CRIMINAL CONTEMPT CASES INVOLVING VOTING RIGHTS.

Aug 29, 1957 .

Totals

All Votes D R
Yea 62%
 
 
60
23
 
37
 
Nay 16%
 
 
15
15
 
0
 
Present 3%
 
 
3
1
 
2
 
Not Voting 19%
 
 
18
11
 
7
 

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The Yea votes represented 81% of the country’s population by apportioning each state’s population to its voting senators.

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