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TO SUSPEND THE RULES AND PASS H.R. 5461, DESIGNATING THE BIRTHDAY OF MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. A LEGAL PUBLIC HOLIDAY. (MOTION PASSED:2/3 REQUIRED).

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All Votes D R
Yea 58%
 
 
252
213
 
39
 
Nay 31%
 
 
133
32
 
101
 
Not Voting 11%
 
 
48
29
 
19
 

Date: Nov 13, 1979

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