TO AMEND H.R. 11280 BY LIMITING THE PERMISSABLE OUTSIDE EARNED INCOME OF FEDERAL EMPLOYEES IN PAY GRADES GS-13 OR ABOVE TO NO MORE THAN 15% OF THEIR FEDERAL SALARIES.

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 13, 1978
Chamber
House
Number
#1380
Result:
unknown

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Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 134
 
 
31%
88 46
  Nay 254
 
 
59%
173 81
Not Voting 44
 
 
10%
25 19
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