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HR 4649 - District of Columbia FY95 Appropriations Bill - Key Vote

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Joe Biden, Jr. voted Yea (Conference Report Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) - Became Public Law No. 103-334 -
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (71-27) - (Key vote)

Title: District of Columbia FY95 Appropriations Bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that appropriates $4.39 billion for the District of Columbia for fiscal year 1995.

Highlights:
  • Requires the District of Columbia to cut $140 million from its budget for fiscal year 1995.
  • Prohibits the District from using federal funds for abortion services, unless the woman's life is endangered or the pregnancy is the result of rape or incest.
  • Prohibits the District from using federal funds to provide for expenses, salaries, or other costs associated with U.S. Senator or Representative offices.
  • Prohibits the District from using federal funds to support domestic partnerships for the purpose of giving employment, health, or governmental benefits on the same basis as legally married couples.
  • $898.03 million for human support services.
  • $884.93 million for public safety and justice.
  • $720.26 million for the public education system.
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (68-32) - (Key vote)

Title: District of Columbia FY95 Appropriations Bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that appropriates $4.4 billion for the District of Columbia for fiscal year 1995.

Highlights:
  • Requires the District of Columbia to cut $75 million from its budget for fiscal year 1995.
  • Prohibits the District from using federal funds for abortion services, unless the woman's life is endangered or the pregnancy is the result of rape or incest.
  • Prohibits the District from using federal funds to provide for expenses, salaries, or other costs associated with U.S. Senator or Representative offices.
  • Prohibits the District from using federal funds to support domestic partnerships for the purpose of giving employment, health, or governmental benefits on the same basis as legally married couples.
  • Reduces the total number of D.C. full-time positions of employment by 10% to 33,588.
  • $898.03 million for human support services.
  • $898.93 million for public safety and justice.
  • $715.33 million for the public education system.
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (213-210) - (Key vote)

Title: District of Columbia FY95 Appropriations Bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that appropriates $4.41 billion for the District of Columbia for fiscal year 1995.

Highlights:
  • Requires the District of Columbia to cut $150 million from its budget for fiscal year 1995.
  • Prohibits the District from using federal funds for abortion services, unless the woman's life is endangered or the pregnancy is the result of rape or incest.
  • Prohibits the District from using federal funds to provide for expenses, salaries, or other costs associated with U.S. Senator or Representative offices.
  • $898.03 million for human support services.
  • $884.93 million for public safety and justice.
  • $720.26 million for the public education system.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: District of Columbia FY95 Appropriations Bill

Sponsors

  • Julian C. Dixon (CA - D) (Out Of Office)