TO AMEND S. 1541 BY INSURING THAT LEGISLATION WHICH DRAWS FROM GENERAL REVENUES IN EXCESS OF 10% OF ITS FUNDS AND THAT IS NOT NOW SUBJECT TO THE APPROPRIATIONS PROCESS WILL BE SUBJECT TO THE SAME BACKDOOR CONTROLS WHICH APPLY TO ALL SUCH NON-TRUST FUNDS ITEMS.

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Sen. Samuel Ervin [D-NC, 1957-1974] on April 11, 1973, S. 1541 (93rd): Congressional Budgetary Procedures Act.

Congress
93rd Congress
Date
Mar 22, 1974
Chamber
Senate
Number
#673
Result:
unknown

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Totals     Democrat     Republican     Independent     Conservative
  Yea 80
 
 
 
 
79%
49 29 1 1
Not Voting 21
 
 
 
 
21%
8 13 0 0
Required: unknown source: Professor Keith Poole

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