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S Amdt 2446 - Ethanol Amendment - Key Vote

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Amendment - Amendment Tabled (Senate) (51-50) - (Key vote)

Title: Ethanol Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to table an amendment that prevents the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from imposing a regulation that encourages using ethanol in gasoline.

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.

NOTE: THE VICE PRESIDENT CAST THE TIE-BREAKING VOTE.

Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Ethanol Amendment

Sponsors

  • J. Bennett Johnston (LA - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

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