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S Amdt 2292 - Individuals with Disabilities Education Amendment - Key Vote

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Barack Obama II voted Yea (Motion Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Motion Rejected (Senate) (46-53) - (Key vote)

Title: Individuals with Disabilities Education Amendment

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote on a motion to waive the Budget Act in order to adopt an amendment that appropriates $3.96 billion in grants to States for special education and related services for children with disabilities.

Note:

NOTE: A MOTION TO WAIVE THE BUDGET ACT, IF ADOPTED, TEMPORARILY SETS ASIDE A SPECIFIC PROVISION OF THE BUDGET ACT OF 1974 SO THAT AN AMENDMENT THAT VIOLATES THE ACT MAY BE CONSIDERED. A 3/5 MAJORITY IS REQUIRED FOR ADOPTION.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Individuals with Disabilities Education Amendment

Sponsors

  • Hillary Rodham Clinton (NY - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Jon Stevens Corzine (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark Brandt Dayton (MN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Christopher J. 'Chris' Dodd (CT - D) (Out Of Office)
  • James Merrill 'Jim' Jeffords (VT - I) (Out Of Office)
  • Timothy Peter 'Tim' Johnson (SD - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Edward M. 'Ted' Kennedy Sr. (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John Forbes Kerry (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Herbert H. 'Herb' Kohl (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Frank R. Lautenberg (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joseph I. 'Joe' Lieberman (CT - I) (Out Of Office)
  • John D. 'Jay' Rockefeller IV (WV - D) (Out Of Office)
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