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S Amdt 5353 - Federal Land Grazing Fee Amendment - Key Vote

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Mitch McConnell voted Yea (Tabling Vote) on this Amendment.

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Amendment - Amendment Not Tabled (Senate) (50-50) - (Key vote)

Title: Federal Land Grazing Fee Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to table an amendment that requires those who own or control livestock to pay a fee for grazing on public rangelands.

Highlights:
  • Requires a grazing fee for all animal unit months.
  • Sets a higher fee of at least 25% for each animal unit month over 2,000.
Note:

NOTE: A SENATOR MAY MOVE TO TABLE ANY PENDING LEGISLATION, THUS HALTING FURTHER CONSIDERATION. A "YEA" VOTE IS IN SUPPORT OF HALTING FURTHER CONSIDERATION, AND A "NAY" VOTE IS IN SUPPORT OF FURTHER CONSIDERATION. TABLING MOTIONS ARE OFTEN USED TO KILL LEGISLATION.

Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Federal Land Grazing Fee Amendment

Sponsors

  • Dale Bumpers (AR - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Judd A. Gregg (NH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John Forbes Kerry (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
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