TO AGREE TO A PREFERENTIAL MOTION THAT THE COMMITTEE RISE AND REPORT H.R. 8860 TO THE HOUSE WITH THE ENACTING CLAUSE STRICKEN.

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 19, 1973
Chamber
House
Number
#256
Result:
unknown

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Totals     Democrat     Republican     Ind. Democrat
  Yea 73
 
 
 
17%
43 29 1
  Nay 338
 
 
 
77%
182 156 0
Not Voting 28
 
 
 
6%
20 8 0
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