Key Votes

HR 3005 - Fast Track Trade Authority bill - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Ralph Hall voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Placed on Calendar (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (215-214) - (Key vote)

Title: Fast Track Trade Authority bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that would grant the president fast-track trade authority.

Highlights:
  • Allows the president to accelerate the negotiation and implementation of trade agreements with foreign countries.
  • Congress would approve or reject these agreements but would be required to cast a straight up-down vote by mandatory deadlines, and would be constrained to limited debate, and no amendments.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Fast Track Trade Authority bill

Sponsors

  • William M. 'Bill' Thomas (CA - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Philip M. Crane (IL - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Calvin M. 'Cal' Dooley (CA - ) (Out Of Office)
  • David T. Dreier (CA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • William J. Jefferson (LA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John Tanner (TN - D) (Out Of Office)