Key Votes

HR 4811 - Foreign Operations FY 2001 Appropriations bill - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Pete King voted Yea (Conference Report Vote) on this Legislation.

Read statements Pete King made in this general time period.

Stages

Family

Issues

Stage Details

Legislation - Signed (Executive) - Became Public Law No. 106-429 -
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (307-101) - (Key vote)

Title: Foreign Operations FY 2001 Appropriations bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that appropriates $14.9 billion in foreign aid for fiscal year 2001.

Highlights:
  • $2.82 billion for aid to Israel, including $1.98 billion for Foreign Military Financing and $840 million for economic assistance.
  • $2 billion for aid to Egypt, including $1.3 billion for Foreign Military Financing and $695 million for economic assistance.
  • $963 million for the Child Survival and Disease Program Fund, including $110 million for UNICEF.
  • $435 million for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative.
  • $425 million for international family planning assistance.
  • $325 million for the International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement.
  • $300 million for HIV/AIDS programs.
  • $265 million for the Peace Corps.
  • $225 million for aid to Jordan, including $75 million for Foreign Military Financing and $150 million for economic assistance.
  • $135 million for emergency disaster assistance for southern Africa, including Mozambique and Madagascar.
  • $25 million for aid to the International Fund for Ireland.
  • Bars using aid provided by the United States to directly fund abortion overseas.
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (65-27) - (Key vote)

Title: Foreign Operations FY 2001 Appropriations bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that appropriates $14.9 billion in foreign aid for fiscal year 2001.

Highlights:
  • $2.82 billion for aid to Israel, including $1.98 billion for Foreign Military Financing and $840 million for economic assistance.
  • $2 billion for aid to Egypt, including $1.3 billion for Foreign Military Financing and $695 million for economic assistance.
  • $963 million for the Child Survival and Disease Program Fund, including $110 million for UNICEF.
  • $435 million for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative.
  • $425 million for international family planning assistance.
  • $325 million for the International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement.
  • $300 million for HIV/AIDS programs.
  • $265 million for the Peace Corps.
  • $225 million for aid to Jordan, including $75 million for Foreign Military Financing and $150 million for economic assistance.
  • $135 million for emergency disaster assistance for southern Africa, including Mozambique and Madagascar.
  • $25 million for aid to the International Fund for Ireland.
  • Bars using aid provided by the United States to directly fund abortion overseas.
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) -
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

NOTE: THIS VOTE PASSED BY UNANIMOUS CONSENT, MEANING NO MEMBER OBJECTED TO THE PASSAGE OF THE VOTE. THIS DOES NOT NECESSARILY INDICATE THAT ALL MEMBERS FAVORED THE VOTE'S OUTCOME.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (239-185) - (Key vote)

Title: Foreign Operations FY 2001 Appropriations bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that appropriates $13.3 billion in foreign aid for fiscal year 2001.

Highlights:
  • $2.82 billion for aid to Israel, including $1.98 billion for Foreign Military Financing and $840 million for economic assistance.
  • $2 billion for aid to Egypt, including $1.3 billion for Foreign Military Financing and $695 million for economic assistance.
  • $834 million for the Child Survival and Disease Program Fund, including $110 million for UNICEF.
  • $385 million for international family planning assistance.
  • $305 million for the International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement.
  • $258 million for the Peace Crops.
  • $160 million for emergency disaster assistance for southern Africa, including Mozambique.
  • $69.4 million for the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative debt relief.
  • $25 million for aid to Ireland.
  • Up to $10 million for support of efforts to bring about political transition in Iraq.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Foreign Operations FY 2001 Appropriations bill

Sponsors

  • Herbert L. 'Sonny' Callahan (AL - ) (Out Of Office)