TO SUSPEND THE RULES AND PASS H.R. 3, TO ESTABLISH THE GOLDEN GATE NATIONAL RECREATION AREA IN CALIFORNIA. (MOTION PASSED; 2/3 REQUIRED).

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Rep. Phillip Burton [D-CA5, 1983-1983] on January 15, 1979, H.R. 3 (96th): National Park and Recreation Act of 1980.

Congress
96th Congress
Date
May 20, 1980
Chamber
House
Number
#892
Result:
unknown

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Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 300
 
 
69%
219 81
  Nay 102
 
 
24%
30 72
Not Voting 30
 
 
7%
24 6
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