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S Amdt 1851 - Bosnia Arms Embargo Amendment - Key Vote

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

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Amendment - Amendment Rejected (Senate) (50-50) - (Key vote)

Title: Bosnia Arms Embargo Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment that would end the United States arms embargo against Bosnia-Herzegovina.

Highlights:
  • NOTE: The Vice President has the ability to cast tie-breaking votes in the Senate. In this case, the Vice President voted "present," which left the vote in a tie. A tied amendment vote causes an amendment to be rejected.
Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Bosnia Arms Embargo Amendment

Co-sponsors

  • Hank Brown (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul D. Coverdell (GA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Alfonse M. 'Al' D'Amato (NY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dennis DeConcini (AZ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Dave Durenberger (MN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Russell D. 'Russ' Feingold (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Slade Gorton (WA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jesse Helms (NC - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Kay Bailey Hutchison (TX - R) (Out Of Office)
  • James Merrill 'Jim' Jeffords (VT - I) (Out Of Office)
  • Joseph I. 'Joe' Lieberman (CT - I) (Out Of Office)
  • Richard G. 'Dick' Lugar (IN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Daniel Patrick Moynihan (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Frank H. Murkowski (AK - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Larry Lee Pressler (SD - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Alan K. Simpson (WY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Strom Thurmond (SC - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Malcolm Wallop (WY - R) (Out Of Office)
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