May 20, 1999(Key vote)
Title: Gun Show Sale Regulation Amendment
Vote Smart's Synopsis:
Vote to adopt an amendment establishing gun show regulations.
- Requires background checks of all buyers of guns at gun shows with at least 50 firearms for sale and 10 firearm vendors present that involve or in some way affect interstate commerce.
- Requires individuals to obtain instant check registration before they can legally plan, organize, promote, or operate a gun show.
NOTE: THE VICE PRESIDENT CAST THE TIE-BREAKING VOTE.