TO AMEND H.R. 12935, THE BILL MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE LEGISLATIVE BRANCH FOR FISCAL YEAR 1979, BY REDUCING THE APPROPRIATIONS NOT REQUIRED BY LAW BY 5%.

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Rep. George Shipley [D-IL22, 1973-1978] on June 1, 1978, H.R. 12935 (95th): Legislative Branch Appropriations Act.

Congress
95th Congress
Date
Jun 14, 1978
Chamber
House
Number
#1099
Result:
unknown

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Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 220
 
 
51%
90 130
  Nay 168
 
 
39%
164 4
Not Voting 46
 
 
11%
33 13
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