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S Amdt 4233 - Codifying the Definition of a Child Eligible for SCHIP - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Ben Nelson voted Yea (Amendment Vote) on this Amendment.

Read statements Ben Nelson made in this general time period.

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Family

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Note

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.

Stage Details

Amendment - Amendment Rejected (Senate) (46-52) - (Key vote)

Title: Codifying the Definition of a Child Eligible for SCHIP

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment that would define a "targeted low-income child" who is eligible for child health assistance under the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) as "an individual under age 19, including the period from conception to birth."

Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Codifying the Definition of a Child Eligible for SCHIP

Sponsors

  • Wayne A. Allard (CO - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

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