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HR 2944 - District of Columbia FY2002 Appropriations bill - Key Vote

National Key Votes

John Tierney voted Yea (Conference Report Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) - Became Public Law No. 107-096 -
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (79-20) - (Key vote)

Title: District of Columbia FY2002 Appropriations bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that would appropriate $408 million in Fiscal Year 2002 for the District of Columbia.

Highlights:
  • $16 million to establish a counter-terrorism and emergency response plan.
  • $24 million to reform the District's family court system.
  • Prohibits the District from using local or federal funds for needle exchange programs.
  • Allows the District to use local funds to provide health benefits to unmarried domestic partners of employees.
  • Allows the District to use local funds to carry out lobbying activities in any matters other than those relating to D.C. statehood or boycotting.
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (302-84) - (Key vote)

Title: District of Columbia FY2002 Appropriations bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that would appropriate $408 million in Fiscal Year 2002 for the District of Columbia.

Highlights:
  • $16 million to establish a counter-terrorism and emergency response plan.
  • $24 million to reform the District's family court system.
  • Prohibits the District from using local or federal funds for needle exchange programs.
  • Allows the District to use local funds to provide health benefits to unmarried domestic partners of employees.
  • Allows the District to use local funds to carry out lobbying activities in any matters other than those relating to D.C. statehood or boycotting.
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (75-24) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (327-88) -
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: District of Columbia FY2002 Appropriations bill

Sponsors

  • Joseph K. 'Joe' Knollenberg (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
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