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S Amdt 3669 - Foreign Student Public Education Amendment - Key Vote

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Arlen Specter voted Yea (Tabling Vote) on this Amendment.

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Amendment - Amendment Tabled (Senate) (53-46) - (Key vote)

Title: Foreign Student Public Education Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to table an amendment that allows foreign students to be deported if they do not remain enrolled in a private school unless they reimburse the public school they have transferred to in whole for the cost of education.

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: Foreign Student Public Education Amendment

Sponsors

  • Alan K. Simpson (WY - R) (Out Of Office)
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