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S Amdt 2401 - Space-Based Laser Program Amendment - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Edward Kennedy, Sr. voted Nay (Tabling Vote) on this Amendment.

Read statements Edward Kennedy, Sr. made in this general time period.

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Amendment - Amendment Tabled (Senate) (57-41) - (Key vote)

Title: Space-Based Laser Program Amendment

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Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to table an amendment that reduces appropriations for the Space-Based Laser Program by $70 million.

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: Space-Based Laser Program Amendment

Sponsors

  • Thomas 'Tom' Harkin (IA - D) (Out Of Office)
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