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S Amdt 3752 - Citizen Verification Pilot Program Amendment - Key Vote

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Amendment - Amendment Tabled (Senate) (54-46) - (Key vote)

Title: Citizen Verification Pilot Program Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to table an amendment that strikes sections of the bill that call for the creation of a national identification system to verify an immigrant's eligibility for employment in the United States, and sections that place new standards on birth certificates.

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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: Citizen Verification Pilot Program Amendment

Sponsors

  • Edmond Spencer Abraham (MI - ) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Michael 'Mike' DeWine (OH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Russell D. 'Russ' Feingold (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joseph I. 'Joe' Lieberman (CT - I) (Out Of Office)
  • Chester Trent Lott Sr. (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Connie Mack (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Don Nickles (OK - ) (Out Of Office)
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