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S Amdt 2245 - Military Operations in Haiti Amendment - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Jeff Bingaman voted Yea (Tabling Vote) on this Amendment.

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Amendment - Amendment Tabled (Senate) (57-42) - (Key vote)

Title: Military Operations in Haiti Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to table an amendment that creates a congressional commission to assess humanitarian, political, and diplomatic conditions in Haiti and suggest to Congress the available options the U.S. can take in regards to Haiti.

Note:

NOTE: A SENATOR MAY MOVE TO TABLE ANY PENDING LEGISLATION, THUS HALTING FURTHER CONSIDERATION. A "YEA" VOTE IS IN SUPPORT OF HALTING FURTHER CONSIDERATION, AND A "NAY" VOTE IS IN SUPPORT OF FURTHER CONSIDERATION. TABLING MOTIONS ARE OFTEN USED TO KILL LEGISLATION.

Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Military Operations in Haiti Amendment

Sponsors

  • Robert 'Bob' Dole (KS - R) (Out Of Office)

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