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TO TABLE THE TOWER AMENDMENT #1769 TO THE HART SUBSTITUTE TO H.R. 8532. THE TOWER AMENDMENT PROHIBITS ANY STATE FROM RETAINING A PRIVATE ATTORNEY TO REPRESENT THE STATE IN PARENS PATRIAE ACTIONS.

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Rep. Peter Rodino [D-NJ10, 1949-1988] on July 10, 1975, H.R. 8532 (94th): Antitrust Parens Patriae Act.

Totals

All Votes D R I C
Yea 59%
 
 
 
 
59
45
 
14
 
0
 
0
 
Nay 27%
 
 
 
 
27
7
 
18
 
1
 
1
 
Not Voting 14%
 
 
 
 
14
9
 
5
 
0
 
0
 

Date: Jun 10, 1976

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Result: unknown

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