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.

Congress
96th Congress
Date
Jul 17, 1979
Chamber
House
Number
#315
Result:
unknown

Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 214
 
 
49%
82 132
  Nay 202
 
 
47%
181 21
Not Voting 18
 
 
4%
12 6
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