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Key Votes

HR 5120 - Treasury and General Government Appropriations Act, 2002 - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Ed Markey voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Stage Details

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (308-121) - (Key vote)

Title: Treasury and General Government Appropriations Act, 2002

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill to appropriate $18.5 billion for the Treasury Department, U.S. Postal Service, and General Government services for the fiscal year 2003.

  • $2.5 billion for customs services salaries and expenses, including $21.6 million for northern border staffing and $27.3 million for maritime port staffing.
  • $980 million for federal buildings repair.
  • $4.2 billion for homeland security expenses.
  • $436 million for technological upgrades for IRS.
  • $2.9 million to identify, disrupt and seize financing on terrorist organizations and activities.
  • $246 million for High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas program.
  • $2 million for the Morris K. Udall Scholarship and Excellence in National Environmental Policy Trust Fund.
  • Prohibits use of federal employee medical plans to fund abortions, except in the cases of rape, incest or when the woman's life is endangered.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Treasury and General Government Appropriations Act, 2002


  • Ernest J. Istook Jr. (OK - R) (Out Of Office)
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