TO AMEND H.R. 9130 SO AS TO DIRECT THE SEC'Y OF THE INTERIOR TO GRANT SUCH RIGHTS OF WAY AND PERMITS AS ARE NECESSARY FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE PIPELINE.

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Sen. John Melcher [D-MT, 1977-1988] on June 29, 1973, H.R. 9130 (93rd): Trans-Alaskan Pipeline Authorization Act.

Congress
93rd Congress
Date
Aug 2, 1973
Chamber
House
Number
#305
Result:
unknown

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Totals     Democrat     Republican     Ind. Democrat
  Yea 177
 
 
 
40%
129 47 1
  Nay 228
 
 
 
52%
89 139 0
Not Voting 34
 
 
 
8%
27 7 0
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