Key Votes

S Amdt 2416 - Voluntary Prayer Amendment - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Joe Biden, Jr. voted Nay (Amendment Vote) on this Amendment.

Read statements Joe Biden, Jr. made in this general time period.

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Family

Issues

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NOTE: THIS IS AN AMENDMENT TO AN AMENDMENT

Stage Details

Amendment - Amendment Rejected (Senate) (47-53) - (Key vote)

Title: Voluntary Prayer Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment that prohibits funds to public schools that prevent voluntary prayer.

Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Voluntary Prayer Amendment

Sponsors

  • Jesse Helms (NC - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Chester Trent Lott Sr. (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Don Nickles (OK - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Strom Thurmond (SC - R) (Out Of Office)