TO AGREE TO THE CONFERENCE REPORT ON H.R. 2313, FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION AUTHORIZATION. (MOTION PASSED).

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Rep. James Scheuer [D-NY8, 1983-1992] on February 21, 1979, H.R. 2313 (96th): Federal Trade Commission Improvements Act of 1979.

Congress
96th Congress
Date
May 20, 1980
Chamber
House
Number
#894
Result:
unknown

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Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 272
 
 
63%
205 67
  Nay 127
 
 
29%
45 82
Not Voting 33
 
 
8%
23 10
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