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TO INSTRUCT HOUSE CONFEREES TO INSIST ON LANGUAGE IN THE HOUSE AMENDMENTS TO S. 210 STATING THAT NO INDIVIDUAL SHOULD BE DENIED EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES BY RULES WHICH UTILIZE ANY RATIO OR OTHER NUMERICAL REQUIREMENT RELATED TO RACE, CREED, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, OR SEX. (MOTION PASSED).

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Sen. Abraham Ribicoff [D-CT, 1963-1980] on January 24, 1979, S. 210 (96th): Department of Education Organization Act of 1979.

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All Votes D R
Yea 49%
 
 
214
82
 
132
 
Nay 47%
 
 
202
181
 
21
 
Not Voting 4%
 
 
18
12
 
6
 

Date: Jul 17, 1979

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