TO PASS S. 1566, THE BILL REQUIRING THAT A COURT ORDER MUST BE ACQUIRED PRIOR TO THE USE OF ELECTRONIC SURVEILLANCE TO OBTAIN FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE INFORMATION.

Congress
95th Congress
Date
Apr 20, 1978
Chamber
Senate
Number
#764
Result:
unknown

From October 2014 through July 2015, we displayed incorrect vote totals for some historical votes. Although the total correctly reflected the announced positions of Members of Congress, the totals incorrectly included “paired” votes, which is when two Members of Congress, one planning to vote in favor and the other against, plan ahead of time to both abstain. The totals now omit paired votes and now more closely reflect the official totals.


Totals     Democrat     Republican     Independent
  Yea 95
 
 
 
95%
58 36 1
  Nay 1
 
 
 
1%
0 1 0
Not Voting 4
 
 
 
4%
3 1 0
Required: unknown source: Professor Keith Poole
Seat position based on our ideology score.

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