Key Votes

S Amdt 1189 - Air Cargo Security Programs Implementation Amendment - Key Vote

National Key Votes

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

Read statements Barack Obama II made in this general time period.

Stages

Family

Issues

Stage Details

Amendment - Motion Rejected (Senate) (45-53) - (Key vote)

Title: Air Cargo Security Programs Implementation Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to waive the budget act for an amendment that increases spending for the Aviation Security Department.

Highlights:

-Increases appropriations for the Transportation Security Administration's Aviation Security by $302 million.

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.

Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Air Cargo Security Programs Implementation Amendment

Sponsors

Co-sponsors

  • Jon Stevens Corzine (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joseph I. 'Joe' Lieberman (CT - I) (Out Of Office)