TO AMEND H.R. 11280 BY ESTABLISHING A STATUTORY CEILING ON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF FEDERAL EMPLOYEES IN THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH.

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Rep. Robert Nix [D-PA2, 1963-1978] on March 3, 1978, H.R. 11280 (95th): Civil Service Reform Act.

Congress
95th Congress
Date
Sep 11, 1978
Chamber
House
Number
#1365
Result:
unknown

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Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 251
 
 
58%
141 110
  Nay 96
 
 
22%
94 2
Not Voting 85
 
 
20%
51 34
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