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S Amdt 871 - Reduction of Foreign Oil Dependence Amendment - Key Vote

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

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Amendment - Amendment Adopted (Senate) (99-1) - (Key vote)

Title: Reduction of Foreign Oil Dependence Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt the amendment to S 14 that would reduce the dependence of the United States on imported petroleum.

Highlights:
  • Reduces total demand for petroleum in the United States 1,000,000 barrels by 2013.
  • Requires the president to submit a yearly report to Congress assessing the progress of the program.
Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Reduction of Foreign Oil Dependence Amendment

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