TO AMEND H. R. 8860 TO RESTORE THE FARM PROGRAM TO A MARKET- ORIENTED SYSTEM BY PROVIDING A 3-YEAR PHASEOUT OF INCOME PAYMENTS AND BY SHIFTING THE SET-ASIDE PROGRAM TO A CROPLAND BASIS.

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Rep. William Poage [D-TX11, 1961-1978] on June 20, 1973, H.R. 8860 (93rd): Agriculture and Consumer Protection Act.

Congress
93rd Congress
Date
Jul 11, 1973
Chamber
House
Number
#234
Result:
unknown

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Totals     Democrat     Republican     Ind. Democrat
  Yea 186
 
 
 
42%
40 146 0
  Nay 220
 
 
 
50%
183 36 1
Not Voting 33
 
 
 
8%
22 11 0
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