Key Votes

S Amdt 2478 - Naturalized Citizen Amendment - Key Vote

National Key Votes

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

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




Stage Details

Amendment - Amendment Rejected (Senate) (37-61) - (Key vote)

Title: Naturalized Citizen Amendment

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment that deletes provisions of the bill prohibiting naturalized citizens from receiving welfare benefits.

Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Naturalized Citizen Amendment



  • Daniel Robert 'Bob' Graham (FL - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Edward M. 'Ted' Kennedy Sr. (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Herbert H. 'Herb' Kohl (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul Simon (IL - D) (Out Of Office)