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S Amdt 1043 - Ending Military Operations in Somalia - Key Vote

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

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Amendment - Amendment Tabled (Senate) (61-38) - (Key vote)

Title: Ending Military Operations in Somalia

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to table an amendment that ends U.S. military operations is Somalia.

Highlights:
-Prohibits funds from the Department of Defense from being obligated for support of operations of United States Armed Forces in Somalia -Provides exceptions for the costs relating to withdrawal -Provides exceptions if there are continued operations relating to American Prisoners of War
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: Ending Military Operations in Somalia

Co-sponsors

  • Hank Brown (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Conrad R. Burns (MT - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Daniel R. Coats (IN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Larry E. Craig (ID - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Alfonse M. 'Al' D'Amato (NY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Duncan McLauchlin 'Lauch' Faircloth (NC - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Slade Gorton (WA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • William Phillip 'Phil' Gramm (TX - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Kay Bailey Hutchison (TX - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dirk Kempthorne (ID - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Connie Mack (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Frank H. Murkowski (AK - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Don Nickles (OK - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Larry Lee Pressler (SD - ) (Out Of Office)
  • William V. Roth Jr. (DE - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert Clinton 'Bob' Smith (NH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Malcolm Wallop (WY - R) (Out Of Office)
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