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S Amdt 4299 - Expressing the Sense of the Senate on the Legalization of Importing Certain Prescription Drugs - Key Vote

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Johnny Isakson voted Nay (Amendment Vote) on this Amendment.

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NOTE: THIS IS AN AMENDMENT TO A NON-BINDING CONCURRENT BUDGET RESOLUTION THAT SETS THE FUNDING LEVEL FOR DISCRETIONARY SPENDING. IT IS NOT SIGNED BY THE PRESIDENT AND THEREFORE DOES NOT HOLD THE WEIGHT OF LAW, BUT IS USED AS A GUIDE FOR CONGRESS AS IT PASSES THE ANNUAL APPROPRIATION AND OTHER BILLS.

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Amendment - Amendment Adopted (Senate) (73-23) - (Key vote)

Title: Expressing the Sense of the Senate on the Legalization of Importing Certain Prescription Drugs

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment that expresses the Senate's strong support for legislation that would legalize the importation of prescription drugs from "highly industrialized countries with safe pharmaceutical infrastructures" and expresses the Senate's desire to have an up or down vote to pass such legislation during 2008.

Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Expressing the Sense of the Senate on the Legalization of Importing Certain Prescription Drugs

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