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S Amdt 608 - National Service Educational Awards Amendment - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Edward Kennedy, Sr. voted Yea (Tabling Vote) on this Amendment.

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Amendment - Amendment Tabled (Senate) (55-44) - (Key vote)

Title: National Service Educational Awards Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to table an amendment that ensures funding for existing programs such as the college work-study program, the supplemental educational opportunity grant program, the State student incentive grant program, and the Perkins loan program remain funded at least equal to the levels they were in 1993 as a prerequisite for any funding going to begin the National Service Educational Awards program.

Highlights:
  • -Inserts new language into the previous bill by amendment.
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: National Service Educational Awards Amendment

Sponsors

  • Pete V. Domenici Jr. (NM - R) (Out Of Office)
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