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TO AMEND H.R. 4057, 1979 FOOD STAMP CEILING, BY LIMITING THE INCREASE TO $280 MILLION RATHER THAN THE $620 MILLION PROPOSED IN THE BILL. (MOTION FAILED).

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Rep. Frederick Richmond [D-NY14, 1975-1982] on May 10, 1979, H.R. 4057 (96th): Food Stamp Act Amendments of 1979.

Congress
96th Congress
Date
Jul 11, 1979
Chamber
House
Number
#292
Result:
unknown

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Key: D Yea R Yea D Nay R Nay
Seat position based on our ideology score.
Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 98
 
 
23%
14 84
  Nay 314
 
 
72%
249 65
Not Voting 22
 
 
5%
12 10
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