TO AMEND H.R. 1 BY REDUCING THE CRIMINAL PENALTIES FOR PERSONS THAT FALSIFY THEIR FINANCIAL REPORTS OR MISUSE THE INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN.

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Rep. Robert Kastenmeier [D-WI2, 1961-1990] on January 4, 1977, H.R. 1 (95th): Financial Disclosure Act.

Congress
95th Congress
Date
Sep 27, 1978
Chamber
House
Number
#1450
Result:
unknown

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Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 129
 
 
30%
62 67
  Nay 269
 
 
62%
204 65
Not Voting 34
 
 
8%
20 14
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