TO PASS H. R. 17735, THE HOUSE BILL PROVIDING FOR BETTER CONTROL OF THE INTERSTATE TRAFFIC IN FIREARMS, AFTER SUBSTITUTING FOR ITS TEXT THE AMENDED LANGUAGE OF S. 3633.

Congress
90th Congress
Date
Sep 18, 1968
Chamber
Senate
Number
#558
Result:
unknown

From October 2014 through July 2015, we displayed incorrect vote totals for some historical votes. Although the total correctly reflected the announced positions of Members of Congress, the totals incorrectly included “paired” votes, which is when two Members of Congress, one planning to vote in favor and the other against, plan ahead of time to both abstain. The totals now omit paired votes and now more closely reflect the official totals.


Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 70
 
 
70%
39 31
  Nay 17
 
 
17%
13 4
Not Voting 13
 
 
13%
11 2
Required: unknown source: Professor Keith Poole

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