TO AMEND H.R. 6804 BY STRIKING THE PROVISIONS THAT WOULD HAVE ASSIGNED CERTAIN REGULATORY POWERS SOLELY TO THE SECRETARY OF ENERGY.

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Rep. Jack Brooks [D-TX9, 1967-1994] on May 2, 1977, H.R. 6804 (95th): Department of Energy Organization Act.

Congress
95th Congress
Date
Jun 2, 1977
Chamber
House
Number
#276
Result:
unknown

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Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 236
 
 
55%
128 108
  Nay 119
 
 
27%
109 10
Not Voting 78
 
 
18%
51 27
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