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 Cloture Motions - 79th Congress
From January 3, 1945 through August 2, 1946, 6 cloture motions were filed.
Motions Filed in 1946Action and Result
DateMeasureSubjectFiled ByDateVoteResult
Jul 29H.R.7Anti-poll-tax legislationBarkleyJul 3139 - 33  F
Jun 27H.R.6042Amend the Emergency Price Control Act and the Stabilization Act
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Jun 28


Mar 23H.R.4908Mediation of Labor DisputesKnowlandMay 253 - 77  F
May 4S.J.Res.138Loan to Great BritianBallMay 741 - 41  F
Feb 7S.101Fair Employment Practices CommissionBarkleyFeb 948 - 36  F
Motions Filed in 1945Action and Result
DateMeasureSubjectFiled ByDateVoteResult
Jun 29H.R.3368War Agencies Appropriations, FY45TaftJun 30 no voteN

Vote Key: 61-32 No. 2 (for example) - tally and Roll Call Vote number; UC - Unanimous Consent.
Result Key: F - Failed; I - Invoked; N - No action; V - Vitiated; W - Withdrawn.