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Key Votes

HR 3717 - Needle Exchange Funding Ban - Key Vote

National Key Votes

John Shimkus voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Issues

Stage Details

Legislation - Placed on Calendar (Senate) (287-140) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (287-140) - (Key vote)

Title: Needle Exchange Funding Ban

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits the use of federal funds for any program that distributes needles or syringes.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Needle Exchange Funding Ban

Sponsors

  • Gerald B.H. 'Jerry' Solomon (NY - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Robert Laurence 'Bob' Barr Jr. (GA - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas Dale 'Tom' DeLay (TX - R) (Out Of Office)
  • J. Dennis 'Denny' Hastert (IL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Roger F. Wicker (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
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