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SB 2370 - Authorizes Changing the Nickname and Logo of the University of North Dakota - Key Vote

North Dakota Key Votes

Nancy Johnson voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Nancy Johnson made in this general time period.

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NOTE: THIS BILL WAS VOTED ON DURING A SPECIAL SESSION OF THE LEGISLATURE

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Authorizes Changing the Nickname and Logo of the University of North Dakota

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (63-31) - (Key vote)

Title: Authorizes Changing the Nickname and Logo of the University of North Dakota

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes the University of North Dakota and the State Board of Higher Education to discontinue the use of the "Fighting Sioux" nickname and logo, beginning December 1, 2011.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes the University of North Dakota and the State Board of Higher Education to adopt an athletic nickname or logo after January 1, 2015 (Sec. 1).
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SECOND READING VOTE TO END DEBATE ON THE BILL AND ADVANCE IT TO THE THIRD READING IN WHICH AN UP-OR-DOWN VOTE FOR PASSAGE WILL OCCUR ONLY IF VOTES CHANGE OR THE THIRD READING OCCURS ON A DIFFERENT LEGISLATIVE DAY.

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (39-7) - (Key vote)

Title: Authorizes Changing the Nickname and Logo of the University of North Dakota

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes the University of North Dakota and the State Board of Higher Education to discontinue the use of the "Fighting Sioux" nickname and logo, beginning December 1, 2011.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes the University of North Dakota and the State Board of Higher Education to adopt an athletic nickname or logo after January 1, 2015 (Sec. 1).
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SECOND READING VOTE TO END DEBATE ON THE BILL AND ADVANCE IT TO THE THIRD READING IN WHICH AN UP-OR-DOWN VOTE FOR PASSAGE WILL OCCUR ONLY IF VOTES CHANGE OR THE THIRD READING OCCURS ON A DIFFERENT LEGISLATIVE DAY.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Authorizes Changing the Nickname and Logo of the University of North Dakota

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