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Roll Call Votes 104th Congress-2nd session (1996)


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Vote (Tally)ResultQuestion: DescriptionIssueDate
306 (92-2)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: H.R.3539, CONFERENCE REPORT; A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to reauthorize programs of the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes.H.R. 3539Oct 03
305 (39-56)Not SustainedOn the Decision of the Chair: shall the decision of the chair stand? Re: conf. rept. to H.R. 3539; A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to reauthorize programs of the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes.H.R. 3539Oct 03
304 (66-31)Agreed toOn the Cloture Motion: motion to invoke cloture on conference report on H.R.3539; A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to reauthorize programs of the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes.H.R. 3539Oct 03
303 (97-0)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table: motion to table the motion to postpone the motion to proceed; A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to reauthorize programs of the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes.H.R. 3539Sep 30
302 (84-15)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: passage of H.R. 4278; A bill making omnibus consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 4278Sep 30
301 (58-40)Veto SustainedOn Overriding the Veto: shall h.r.1833 pass over the veto of the President of the U.S.?; A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to ban partial-birth abortions.H.R. 1833Sep 26
300 (88-10)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.1350; A bill to amend the Merchant Marine Act, 1936 to revitalize the United States-flag merchant marine, and for other purposes.H.R. 1350Sep 24
299 (50-48)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5394: motion to table grassley amendment no. 5394; To prohibit the use of funds received as a payment or subsidy for lobbying or public education and to prohibit the use of certain funds received as a payment or subsidy for making political contributions for the purpose of influencing an election.H.R. 1350Sep 24
298 (65-33)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5393: motion to table grassley amendment no. 5393; To clarify the term fair and reasonable compensation and for other purposes.H.R. 1350Sep 24
297 (89-9)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5396: motion to table harkin amendment no. 5396; To provide for payment by the Secretary of Transportation of certain ocean freight charges for Federal food or export assistance.H.R. 1350Sep 24
296 (77-16)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5391: motion to table grassley amendment no. 5391; To provide for a uniform system of incentive pay for certain hazardous duties performed by merchant seamen.H.R. 1350Sep 20
295 (100-0)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: s.39 as amended; A bill to amend the Magnuson Fishery Conservation and Management Act to authorize appropriations, to provide for sustainable fisheries, and for other purposes.S. 39Sep 19
294 (85-14)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: h.r.3675 conference report; A bill making appropriations for the Department of Transportation and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 3675Sep 18
293 (99-0)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.3539 as amended; A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to reauthorize programs of the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes.H.R. 3539Sep 18
292 (92-8)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: h.r.3816 conference report; A bill making appropriations for energy and water development for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 3816Sep 17
291 (50-50)RejectedOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5353: motion to table bumpers amdt no. 5353 as modified; To increase the fee charged for grazing on Federal land.H.R. 3662Sep 17
290 (27-72)RejectedOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5244: Motion to table Kohl amdt. no. 5244; To amend title 18, United States Code, with respect to gun free schools, and for other purposes.H.R. 3756Sep 12
289 (97-2)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5241: lautenberg amendment no. 5241; To prohibit persons convicted of a crime involving domestic violence from owning or possessing firearms.H.R. 3756Sep 12
288 (36-62)RejectedOn the Motion to Table: motion to table committee amdt beginning on p.129,l.20 thru p.130,l.1; A bill making appropriations for the Treasury Department, the United States Postal Service, the Executive Office of the President, and certain Independent Agencies, for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 3756Sep 12
287 (57-42)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5279: motion to table kerry amendment no. 5279; To make funds available for a study of tagging explosive materials, and for other purposes.H.R. 3756Sep 12
286 (46-52)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5256: reid amendment no.5256 as modified; To refer the White House Travel Office matter to the Court of Federal Claims.H.R. 3756Sep 12
285 (59-39)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5224: thomas amdt no 5224, as amended; To limit the use of funds to provide for Federal agencies to furnish commercially available property or services to other Federal agencies.H.R. 3756Sep 11
284 (53-45)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table: motion to table comm. amdt. on pg 80, line 20 thru pg 81, line 4; A bill making appropriations for the Treasury Department, the United States Postal Service, the Executive Office of the President, and certain Independent Agencies, for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 3756Sep 11
283 (51-48)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 5206: motion to waive cba re: wyden amdt no. 5206; To prohibit the restriction of certain types of medical communications between a health care provider and a patient.H.R. 3756Sep 11
282 (58-41)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5223: motion to table dorgan amdt no. 5223; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to end deferral for United States shareholders on income of controlled foreign corporations attributable to property imported into the United States.H.R. 3756Sep 11
281 (49-50)RejectedOn Passage of the Bill: s.2056; A bill to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.S. 2056Sep 10
280 (85-14)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.3396; A bill to define and protect the institution of marriage.H.R. 3396Sep 10
279 (73-26)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: conference report on H.R.3230; An Act to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1997 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe personnel strengths for such fiscal year for the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.H.R. 3230Sep 10
278 (95-2)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: H.R. 3666, as amended; A bill making appropriations for the Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and for sundry independent agencies, boards, commissions, corporations, and offices for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 3666Sep 05
277 (96-1)Agreed toOn the Resolution: S. Res. 288; A resolution regarding the United States response to Iraqi aggression.S.Res. 288Sep 05
276 (62-35)Held GermaneWhether the Amendment is Germane S.Amdt. 5190: germaneness of Daschle amdt no. 5190; To provide benefits for certain children of Vietnam veterans who are born with spina bifada, and to offset the cost of such benefits by requiring that there be an element of fault as a precondition for entitlement to compensation for a disability or death resulting from health care or certain other services furnished by the Department of Veterans Affairs.H.R. 3666Sep 05
275 (60-37)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5197: motion to table harkin amdt no. 5197; To provide that funding for Veterans medical care shall not be reduced to states.H.R. 3666Sep 05
274 (82-15)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5194: domenici amdt no. 5194 as amended; To provide health plan protections for individuals with a mental illness.H.R. 3666Sep 05
273 (75-22)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5195: MOTION TO TABLE BROWN AMDT NO. 5195; No Statement of Purpose on File.H.R. 3666Sep 05
272 (98-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5193: frist amdt no. 5193; To require that health plans provide coverage for a minimum hospital stay for a mother and child following the birth of the child, and for other purposes.H.R. 3666Sep 05
271 (98-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5191: helms amdt no. 5191, as modified; To increase funding for drug elimination grants.H.R. 3666Sep 05
270 (83-15)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: h.r.3845 conference report; A bill making appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia and other activities chargeable in whole or in part against revenues of said District for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 3845Sep 05
269 (92-6)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: h.r. 3517 conference report; A bill making appropriations for military construction, family housing, and base realignment and closure for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 3517Sep 05
268 (79-18)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5177: MCCAIN AMENDMENT NO. 5177; To require a plan for the allocation of Department of Veterans Affairs health care resources.H.R. 3666Sep 04
267 (61-36)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5178: motion to table bumpers amendment no. 5178; To reduce the appropriation for the implementation of the space station program for the purpose of terminating the program.H.R. 3666Sep 04
266 (42-54)RejectedOn the Motion to Table: motion to table committee amendment on page 104 lines 21-24; A bill making appropriations for the Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and for sundry independent agencies, boards, commissions, corporations, and offices for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 3666Sep 04
265 (76-22)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: conference report H.R. 3448; A bill to provide tax relief for small businesses, to protect jobs, to create opportunities, to increase the take home pay of workers, and for other purposes.H.R. 3448Aug 02
264 (98-0)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: conference report H.R. 3103; A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve portability and continuity of health insurance coverage in the group and individual markets, to combat waste, fraud, and abuse in health insurance and health care delivery, to promote the use of medical savings accounts, to improve access to long-term care services and coverage, to simplify the administration of health insurance, and for other purposes.H.R. 3103Aug 02
263 (98-0)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: conference report s.1316; A bill to reauthorize and amend title XIV of the Public Health Service Act (commonly known as the "Safe Drinking Water Act"), and for other purposes.S. 1316Aug 02
262 (78-21)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: Conference Report H.R.3734; A bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 201(a)(1) of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 1997.H.R. 3734Aug 01
261 (95-2)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.3675, as amended; A bill making appropriations for the Department of Transportation and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 3675Jul 31
260 (42-57)RejectedOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5141: Motion to table amdt. no. 5141; To require the calculation of Federal-aid highway apportionments and allocations for fiscal year 1997 to be determined so that States experience no net effect from a credit to the Highway Trust Fund made in correction of an accounting error made in fiscal year 1994.H.R. 3675Jul 31
259 (63-37)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: s.1936 as amended; A bill to amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982.S. 1936Jul 31
258 (73-27)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5073: motion to table bryan amdt no. 5073; To specify contractual obligations between DOE and waste generators.S. 1936Jul 31
257 (83-17)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5037: motion to table wellstone amdt no. 5037; To protect the taxpayer by ensuring that the Secretary of Energy does not accept title to high-level nuclear waste and spent nuclear fuel unless protection of public safety or health or the environment so require.S. 1936Jul 31
256 (86-12)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5055: murkowski amdt no. 5055; To provide that EPA issue standards for protection of the public from releases of radioactive materials from a permanent repository, and for other purposes.S. 1936Jul 31
255 (82-17)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5132: motion to table mccain amendment no. 5132; To reduce the level of funding for the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.H.R. 3675Jul 30
254 (93-6)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.3754 as amended; A bill making appropriations for the Legislative Branch for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 3754Jul 30
253 (93-6)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.3816 as amended; A bill making appropriations for energy and water development for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 3816Jul 30
252 (69-30)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5100: motion to table the grams amendment no.5100; To limit funding for Appalachian Regional Commission at House-passed level and require the Commission to be phased out in 5 years.S. 1959Jul 30
251 (65-33)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5106: motion to table feingold amendment no. 5106; To eliminate funding for the Animas-LaPlata Participating Project.S. 1959Jul 30
250 (61-37)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5096: motion to table the bumpers amendment no. 5096; To reduce funding for the Weapons Activities Account to the level requested by the Administration.S. 1959Jul 30
249 (53-45)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5095: motion to table mccain amendment no. 5095; To prohibit the use of funds to carry out the advanced light water reactor program.S. 1959Jul 30
248 (93-7)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.3540 as amended; A bill making appropriations for foreign operations, export financing, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 3540Jul 26
247 (73-27)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5078: lieberman amendment no.5078 as amended; To reallocate funds for the Korean Peninsula Energy Development Organization.H.R. 3540Jul 26
246 (22-78)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5088: simpson amendment no. 5088; To strike the provision which extends reduced refugee standards for certain groups.H.R. 3540Jul 26
245 (81-16)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5058: BROWN AMDT NO. 5058, AS MODIFIED FURTHERE; To amend the NATO Participation Act of 1994 to expedite the transition to full membership in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization of emerging democracies in Central and Eastern Europe.H.R. 3540Jul 25
244 (51-46)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5018: coverdell amdt no. 5018; To increase the amount of funds available for international narcotics control programs, offset by reductions in other appropriations.H.R. 3540Jul 25
243 (45-54)RejectedOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5019: motion to table cohen amdt no. 5019; To promote the improvement of the lives of the peoples of Burma through democratization, market reforms and personal freedom.H.R. 3540Jul 25
242 (96-3)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5047: Domeniciamdt. no. 5047; To restrict the availability of funds under the Act for Mexico until drug kingpins are extradited or prosecuted.H.R. 3540Jul 25
241 (65-35)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5045: motion to table dorgan amdt no. 5045; To provide congressional review of and clear standards for the eligibility of foreign governments to be considered for United States military assistance and arms transfers.H.R. 3540Jul 25
240 (70-28)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5028: helms amdt no. 5028; To prohibit United States voluntary contributions to the United Nations and its specialized agencies if the United Nations attemps to implement or impose taxation on United States persons to raise revenue for the United Nations.H.R. 3540Jul 25
239 (43-56)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5027: smith amdt no. 5027; To strike funds made available for the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.H.R. 3540Jul 25
238 (96-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 5017: mccain amdt no. 5017, as modified; To require information on cooperation with United States anti-terrorism efforts in the annual country reports on terrorism.H.R. 3540Jul 25
237 (97-1)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.3603 as amended; A bill making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 3603Jul 24
236 (55-42)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4977: motion to table bryan amendment no.4977; To limit funding for the market access program.H.R. 3603Jul 24
235 (61-37)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4967: motion to table santorum amendment no. 4967; To prohibit the use of funds to carry out a peanut program that is operated by a marketing association if the Secretary of Agriculture determines that a member of the Board of Directors of the association has a conflict of interest with respect to the program.H.R. 3603Jul 24
234 (64-34)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4995: motion to table santorum amendment no.4995; To prohibit the use of funds to provide a total amount of nonrecourse loans to producers for peanuts in excess of $125,000.H.R. 3603Jul 24
233 (63-35)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4959: motion to table gregg amdt no. 4959; To prohibit the use of funds to make loans to large processors of sugarcane and sugar beets unless the loans require the processors to repay the full amount of the loans, plus interest.H.R. 3603Jul 23
232 (74-24)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.3734, as amended; A bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 201(a)(1) of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 1997.H.R. 3734Jul 23
231 (52-46)RejectedOn the Motion: motion to waive cba re: sec. 2909, pg 651, ln11 thru pg 654, ln 2; An original bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 202(a) of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 1997.S. 1956Jul 23
230 (67-32)Agreed toOn the Motion: motion to waive cba re: section 2104, pg 310, ln 21 & pg 316, ln4; An original bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 202(a) of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 1997.S. 1956Jul 23
229 (42-57)RejectedOn the Motion: motion to waive cba re: language on pg 240, ln 17 & pg 242 ln 25; An original bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 202(a) of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 1997.S. 1956Jul 23
228 (35-64)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 4956: motion to waive cba re: kennedy amdt no. 4956; To allow a 2-year implementation period under the medicaid program for implementation of the attribution of sponsor's income, the 5-year ban, and other provisions.S. 1956Jul 23
227 (51-48)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 4955: Motion to waive - Kennedy amdt. no. 4955; To permit assistance to be provided to needy or disabled legal immigrant children when sponsors cannot provide reimbursement.S. 1956Jul 23
226 (56-43)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4952: graham amdt no. 4952; To strike additional penalties for consecutive failure to satisfy minimum participation rates.S. 1956Jul 23
225 (37-62)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4942: ashcroft amdt no. 4942; To provide that a family may not receive TANF assistance for more than 24 consecutive months at a time unless an adult in the family is working or a State exempts an adult in the family from working for reasons of hardship.S. 1956Jul 23
224 (50-49)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table the Motion to Reconsider S.Amdt. 4940: motion to table motion to reconsider vote no. 223; To allow States the option to provide non-cash assistance to children after the 5-year time limit, as provided in report number 104-430 (the conference report to H.R. 4 as passed during the 1st session of the 104th Congress).S. 1956Jul 23
223 (48-51)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4940: ford amdt no. 4940; To allow States the option to provide non-cash assistance to children after the 5-year time limit, as provided in report number 104-430 (the conference report to H.R. 4 as passed during the 1st session of the 104th Congress).S. 1956Jul 23
222 (37-60)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4936: graham amdt no. 4936; To modify the formula for determining a State family assistance grant to include the number of children in poverty residing in a State.S. 1956Jul 23
221 (78-21)Agreed toOn the Motion S.Amdt. 4939: motion to waive cba re: shelby amdt no. 4939; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a refundable credit for adoption expenses and to exclude from gross income employee and military adoption assistance benefits and withdrawals from IRAs for certain adoption expenses.S. 1956Jul 23
220 (56-43)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4930: motion to table helms amdt no. 4930; To strengthen food stamp work requirements.S. 1956Jul 23
219 (74-25)Agreed toOn the Motion S.Amdt. 4935: motion to waive cba re: santorum for gramm amdt no.4935; To deny welfare benefits to individuals convicted of illegal drug possession, use or distribution.S. 1956Jul 23
218 (53-45)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4934: conrad amdt no. 4934; To strike the State food assistance block grant.S. 1956Jul 23
217 (31-68)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4932: roth amdt no. 4932; To maintain the eligibility for medicaid for any individual who is receiving medicaid based on their receipt of AFDC, foster care or adoption assistance, and to provide transitional medicaid for families moving from welfare to work.S. 1956Jul 23
216 (97-2)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4933: chafee amdt no. 4933; To maintain current eligibility standards for medicaid and provide additional State flexibility.S. 1956Jul 23
215 (46-52)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 4929: motion to waive cba re: feinstein amdt no. 4929; To provide a ban on SSI apply to those entering the country on or after the enactment of this bill.S. 1956Jul 23
214 (99-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4927: d'amato amdt no. 4927; To require welfare recipients to participate in gainful community service.S. 1956Jul 23
213 (56-43)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4916: motion to table harkin amdt no. 4916; To strike amendments to child nutrition requirements.S. 1956Jul 23
212 (41-57)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 4905: motion to waive cba re: faircloth amdt no. 4905; To prohibit recruitment activities in SSI outreach programs, demonstration projects, and other administrative activities.S. 1956Jul 23
211 (62-34)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4921: motion to table graham amdt no. 4921; To strike the provisions restricting welfare and public benefits for aliens.S. 1956Jul 19
210 (46-50)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 4918: motion to waive cba re: wellstone amdt no. 4918; To revise this legislation if it increases the number of impoverished children in this Nation.S. 1956Jul 19
209 (58-40)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 4917: motion to waive cba re: ashcroft amdt no. 4917; To ensure that recipients or caretakers of minor recipients of means-tested benefits programs are held responsible for ensuring that their minor children are up to date on immunizations as a condition for receiving welfare benefits from the taxpayers.S. 1956Jul 19
208 (55-43)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 4914: motion to waive cba re: frist amdt no. 4914 as modified; Expressing the sense of Congress that the President should ensure approval of State waiver requests.S. 1956Jul 19
207 (37-61)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 4912: motion to waive cba re: biden amdt no. 4912; In the nature of a substitute.S. 1956Jul 19
206 (21-77)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4911: feinstein amdt no. 4911; To address multi-generational welfare dependency.S. 1956Jul 19
205 (51-47)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 4910: motion to waive cba re: Breaux amdt no. 4910; To ensure needy children receive non-cash assistance to provide for basic needs until the Federal 5-year time limit applies.S. 1956Jul 19
204 (96-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4902: dodd amendment no.4902; No Statement of Purpose on File.S. 1956Jul 18
203 (50-47)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 4901: motion to waive c.b.r. Re: ashcroft amendment no.4901; To ensure that welfare recipients are drug-free as a condition for receiving welfare assistance from the American taxpayers.S. 1956Jul 18
202 (98-0)Agreed toOn the Resolution: s.res.280; A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the tragic crash TWA of Flight 800.S.Res. 280Jul 18
201 (46-53)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4897: Daschle amdt. no. 4897; To provide a complete substitute.S. 1956Jul 18
200 (72-27)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.3610 as amended; A bill making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 3610Jul 18
199 (58-41)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4893: Motion to table levin amendment no.4893; To strike out funding for new production of F-16 aircraft in excess of six aircraft, and to transfer the funding to increase funding for anti-terrorism support.S. 1894Jul 18
198 (71-27)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4492: motion to table harkin amendment no.4492; Relating to payments by the Department of Defense of restructuring costs associated with business combinations.S. 1894Jul 18
197 (44-56)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4891: bumpers amdt no. 4891; To reduce procurement of F/A-18C/D fighters to six aircraft.S. 1894Jul 17
196 (79-21)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4463: Motion to table Amdt. No. 4463; To prohibit the use of funds for support of more than 68 general officers of the Marine Corps on active duty.S. 1894Jul 17
195 (100-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4453: nunn amdt no. 4453; To provide $150,000,000 for defending the United States against weapons of mass destruction, and to provide offsetting reductions in other appropriation amounts.S. 1894Jul 17
194 (69-29)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4591: motion to table simon amdt no. 4591; To ensure that work under Department of Defense contracts is performed in the United States.S. 1894Jul 17
193 (65-34)Agreed toOn the Cloture Motion: motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to consideration; A bill to amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982.S. 1936Jul 16
192 (93-2)Agreed toOn the Motion for Attendance: MOTION TO INSTRUCT SGT. AT ARMS; An original bill making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.S. 1894Jul 11
191 (53-46)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.743 as amended; A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to allow labor management cooperative efforts that improve economic competitiveness in the United States to continue to thrive, and for other purposes.H.R. 743Jul 10
190 (61-38)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4438: kassebaum amendment no.4438; No Statement of Purpose on File.S. 295Jul 10
189 (36-63)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4437: dorgan amendment no. 4437, as modified; To provide for a substitute amendment.S. 295Jul 10
188 (31-68)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: motion to invoke cloture on motion to proceed to consider s.1788; A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act and the Railway Labor Act to repeal those provisions of Federal law that require employees to pay union dues or fees as a condition of employment, and for other purposes.S. 1788Jul 10
187 (68-31)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: S.1745 as amended; An Act to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1997 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe personnel stengths for such fiscal year for the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.S. 1745Jul 10
186 (74-24)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.3448, as amended; A bill to provide tax relief for small businesses, to protect jobs, to create opportunities, to increase the take home pay of workers, and for other purposes.H.R. 3448Jul 09
185 (96-2)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4436: roth amdt no. 4436, as modified; To provide additional amendments.H.R. 3448Jul 09
184 (46-52)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4435: kennedy amdt no. 4435; To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide for an increase in the minimum wage rate and to exempt computer professionals from the minimum wage and maximum hour requirements, and to amend the Portal-to-Portal Act of 1947 relating to the payment of wages to employees who use employer-owned vehicles.H.R. 3448Jul 09
183 (46-52)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4272: bond amdt no. 4272; To modify the payment of wages provisions.H.R. 3448Jul 09
182 (97-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4367: nunn amdt no. 4367; To require the President to submit a report on NATO enlargement to Congress.S. 1745Jun 28
181 (53-43)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: s.1745, Second cloture vote; An Act to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1997 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe personnel stengths for such fiscal year for the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.S. 1745Jun 28
180 (74-18)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4369: cohen amendment no.4369; To authorize additional disposals of material from the National Defense Stockpile.S. 1745Jun 27
179 (53-45)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4366: hatch amendment no.4366; To provide equitable relief for the generic drug industry, and for other purposes.S. 1745Jun 27
178 (71-29)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4218: Motion to table Lautenberg amemdment; To eliminate taxpayer subsidies for recreational shooting programs, and to prevent the transfer of federally-owned weapons, ammunition, funds, and other property to a private Corporation for the Promotion of Rifle Practice and Firearms Safety.S. 1745Jun 27
177 (96-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4349: nunn amdt no. 4349; To take measures to protect the security of the United States from proliferation and use of weapons of mass destruction.S. 1745Jun 27
176 (53-45)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4049: motion to table kyl amdt no. 4049; To authorize underground nuclear testing under limited conditions.S. 1745Jun 26
175 (60-40)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4347: motin to table wellstone amdt no. 4347; To restore funding for certain educational and employment assistance programs to levels requested by the President by authorizing the Secretary of Defense to transfer defense funds that are excess to the funding levels provided in the future-years defense program and to the other funding objectives of the Chief of Staff of the Army, the Chief of Naval Operations, the Chief of Staff of the Air Force, and the Commandant of the Marine Corps.S. 1745Jun 26
174 (100-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4346: thurmond amdt no. 4346; To reduce the total funding authorized in the bill for the national defense function to the level provided in the Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 1997.S. 1745Jun 26
173 (45-55)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4345: exon amdt no. 4345; To ensure that the total amount authorized to be appropriated by the bill does not exceed the total amount of the authorizations of appropriations reported by the Committee on Armed Services.S. 1745Jun 26
172 (34-65)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4266: wellstone amdt no. 4266; To limit the total amount authorized to be appropriated by the bill to the amount requested by the President and to apply the excess to budget deficit reduction.S. 1745Jun 26
171 (98-0)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.3525; A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to clarify the Federal jurisdiction over offenses relating to damage to religious property.H.R. 3525Jun 26
170 (52-46)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: second cloture re: s.1745; An Act to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1997 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe personnel stengths for such fiscal year for the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.S. 1745Jun 26
169 (100-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4156: lieberman amendment no. 4156; To provide for a quadrennial defense review and an independent assessment of alternative force structures for the Armed Forces.S. 1745Jun 25
168 (54-46)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: cloture motion re: S.1219 Campaign finance reform; A bill to reform the financing of Federal elections, and for other purposes.S. 1219Jun 25
167 (57-41)ConfirmedOn the Nomination: nomination alice rivlin re: member, board of governors, FRSPN953Jun 20
166 (98-0)ConfirmedOn the Nomination: confirmation Laurence H. Meyer re: member, board of governors, FRSPN952Jun 20
165 (91-7)ConfirmedOn the Nomination: confirmation alan greenspan re:chairman, board of governors, FRSPN951Jun 20
164 (83-13)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4060: motion to table mccain amendment no. 4060; To reduce the amount authorized to be appropriated for military construction in order to eliminate authorizations of appropriations for certain military construction projects not included in the Administration request for such projects for fiscal year 1997.S. 1745Jun 19
163 (45-51)RejectedOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4059: motion to table murray amendment no.4059; To repeal the restriction on use of Department of Defense facilities for abortions.S. 1745Jun 19
162 (52-46)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4058: motion to table bingaman amendment no.4058 as modified; To strike out provisions that predetermine the outcome of an ongoing Department of Defense study on space control and to provide a framework for space control decisions to be made.S. 1745Jun 19
161 (39-59)RejectedOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4052: motion to table grams amendment no. 4052; To express the sense of the Senate regarding the reopening of Pennsylvania Avenue.S. 1745Jun 19
160 (44-53)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4048: Dorgan amendment no. 4048; To reduce to the level requested by the President the amount authorized to be appropriated for research, development, test, and evaluation for national missile defense.S. 1745Jun 19
159 (53-46)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: conference report h.con.res.178; A concurrent resolution establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 1997 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, and 2002.H.Con.Res. 178Jun 13
158 (64-35)RejectedOn the Joint Resolution: h.j.res.1 as amended; A joint resolution proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.H.J.Res. 1Jun 06
157 (53-46)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: motion to invoke cloture on motion to proceed to consider s.1635; A bill to establish a United States policy for the deployment of a national missile defense system, and for other purposes.S. 1635Jun 04
156 (53-46)Agreed toOn the Concurrent Resolution: h.con.res.178; A concurrent resolution establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 1997 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, and 2002.H.Con.Res. 178May 23
155 (45-54)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4040: byrd amdt no. 4040; To improve our water and sewer systems, national parks and Everglades, to be offset by closing corporate loopholes and changes in tax expenditures.S.Con.Res. 57May 23
154 (57-43)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4025: Roth amdt. no. 4025; To express the sense of the Senate regarding the funding of Amtrak.S.Con.Res. 57May 23
153 (76-24)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4027: domenici amdt no. 4027; To adjust the fiscal year 1997 non-defense discretionary allocation to the Appropriations Committee by $5 billion in budget authority and $4 billion in outlays to sustain 1996 post-OCRA policy.S.Con.Res. 57May 23
152 (53-47)SustainedOn the Decision of the Chair: appeal fo the ruling of the chair re: point of order; An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal years 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, and 2002.S.Con.Res. 57May 23
151 (57-43)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3969: motion to table feingold amdt no. 3969; To eliminate the tax cut.S.Con.Res. 57May 23
150 (46-53)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4018: chafee amdt no. 4018; In the nature of a substitute.S.Con.Res. 57May 23
149 (63-36)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4016: motion to table kerrey amdt no. 4016; To express the sense of the Senate on long term entitlement reforms.S.Con.Res. 57May 23
148 (57-41)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 4015: motion to waive C.B.A. re: murkowski amdt no. 4015; To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to prohibit sense of the Senate amendments from being offered to the budget resolution.S.Con.Res. 57May 23
147 (57-41)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4014: motion to table bumpers amdt no. 4014; To restore common sense to the budget rules by eliminating the defense firewalls.S.Con.Res. 57May 23
146 (52-46)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3036: motion to table bumpers amendment no. 4036; To strike the deep water regulatory relief provision.S. 1357May 22
145 (98-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4035: mccain amendment no. 4035; To express the sense of the Senate regarding corporate subsidies and to provide a rule that would prohibit the scoring of proceeds from asset sales that would lead to a financial loss by the Federal Government.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
144 (60-40)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4011: Motion to table harkin amendment no. 4011; To provide that the first reconciliation bill not include medicaid reform, focusing mainly on welfare reform by shifting medicaid changes from the first to the second reconciliation bill.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
143 (100-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4019: dole amendment no. 4019; To express the the sense of the Senate relating to the Administration's practice regarding the prosecution of drug smugglers.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
142 (50-48)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4034: gramm amendment no. 4034; To express the sense of the Congress that the 1993 income tax increase on social security benefits should be repealed.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
141 (100-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4033: Exon amdt. no. 4033; To express the sense of the Senate that no provisions in this resolution should worsen the solvency of the Medicare Trust Fund.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
140 (43-57)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4008: Ashcroft amendment no. 4008; To provide for an income tax deduction for the old age, survivors, and disability insurance taxes paid by employees and self-employed individuals.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
139 (44-56)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 4007: motion to waive C.B.A. Re: graham amendment no. 4007; To create a 60 vote point of order against legislation diverting savings achieved through medicare waste, fraud and abuse enforcement activities for purposes other than improving the solvency of the Medicare Federal Hospital Insurance Trust Fund.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
138 (100-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4003: simpson amendment no. 4003; To express the sense of the Senate that all Federal spending and revenues which are indexed for inflation should be calibrated by the most accurate inflation indices which are available to the Federal government.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
137 (53-47)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4002: lott amendment no. 4002 as modified; To express the sense of the Congress regarding reimbursement of the United States for the costs of Operations Southern Watch and Provide Comfort.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
136 (61-39)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4001: motion to table byrd amendment no. 4001; This amendment increases overall discretionary spending to the levels proposed by the President. This amendment is fully offset by the extenstion of expired tax provisions or corporate and business tax reforms.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
135 (99-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4032: santorum amendment no. 4032; To reform the Davis-Bacon Act.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
134 (40-60)RejectedOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4031: motion to table kennedy amendment no. 4031; To protect the incomes of construction workers and their families and to express the sense of the Senate that the Davis-Bacon Act should not be repealed.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
133 (92-8)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4030: ashcroft amendment no.4030; To express the sense of the Congress that States should be allowed to require welfare recipients to stay drug-free as a condition for receiving welfare benefits from the taxpayers.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
132 (94-6)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3999: kennedy amendment no.3999; To express the sense of the Congress that provisions of current medicaid law families of nursing home residents from experiencing financial ruin as the price of needed care for their loved ones should be retained.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
131 (99-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3998: kennedy amendment no. 3998; To express the sense of the Congress that the reconciliation bill should not include any changes in Federal nursing home quality standards or the Federal enforcement of such standards.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
130 (49-51)RejectedOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3997: motion to table kennedy amendment no. 3997; To express the sense of the Congress that the reconciliation bill should maintain the existing prohibition against additional charges by providers under the medicare program.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
129 (26-74)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3996: kyl amendment no.3996; To adopt the President's budget for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program through fiscal year 2000 and freeze funding for the program thereafter.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
128 (59-41)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3995: motion to table kyl amendment no. 3995; To express the sense of the Senate regarding a supermajority requirement for raising taxes.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
127 (88-12)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3988: wellstone amendment no.3988; To express the sense of the Senate with respect to maintaining current expenditure levels for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) for FY 1997.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
126 (52-48)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3991: motion to table kerry amendment no.3991; To increase the Function 500 totals to maintain levels of education and training funding that will keep pace with rising school enrollments and the demand for a better-trained workforce.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
125 (55-45)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3990: motion to table kerry amendment no. 3990; To help protect the quality of our water and air, to clean up toxic waste, to protect our national parks and other natural resources, and so forth and for other purposes.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
124 (100-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3987: wellstone amendment no.3987; To prevent Congress from enacting legislation that increases the number of children who are hungry or homeless.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
123 (51-49)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3986: motion to table amendment no. 3986; To ensure that funds are provided for the hiring of new police under the Community Oriented Policing Service in FY 1997.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
122 (52-48)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 4028: abraham amendment no.4028; To increase funding for the Violent Crime Reduction Trust Fund programs in 2001 and 2002 with offsetting reductions and to express the sense of the Senate regarding administrative funding of the President's Public Safety and Community Policing Grants.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
121 (56-44)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3985: motion to table wellstone amendment no.3985; To express the sense of the Senate on tax deductibility of higher education tuition and student loan interest costs.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
120 (55-45)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3982: motion to table boxer amendment no. 3982; To preserve, protect, and strengthen the medicaid program by controlling costs, providing State flexibility, and restoring critical standards and protections, including coverage for all populations covered under current law.S.Con.Res. 57May 22
119 (45-53)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3965: exon amdt no. 3965 as amended; Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal years 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, and 2002.S.Con.Res. 57May 16
118 (53-45)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3980: abraham amdt no. 3980; To express the sense of the Congress regarding medicare trust fund solvency.S.Con.Res. 57May 16
117 (55-43)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3979: motion to table rockefeller amdt no. 3979; To restore $50 billion in excessive Medicare cuts designed to pay for new tax breaks for the wealthiest Americans, offset by the extension of expired tax provisions or corporate and business tax reforms; to protect seniors against unjustified increases in premiums and other out-of-pocket costs; to prevent the closing of rural hospitals and other excessive provider cuts that erode access to needed medical services; to prevent the implementation of policies designed to force seniors to give up their own doctors to join private health plans; and to protect Medicare against policies that will cause it to wither on the vine.S.Con.Res. 57May 16
116 (75-23)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3971: bond amendment no. 3971; To restore funds to the Veteran's Administration Medical Care program, offset by a reduction in welfare benefits.S.Con.Res. 57May 16
115 (45-53)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3973: exon amendment no.3973; To cut corporate welfare to fund Veteran benefits.S.Con.Res. 57May 16
114 (99-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3698: frist amendment no.3968; To amend the motion to recommit to change instructions to report back with limits on congressional terms of 6 years in the House of Representatives and 12 years in the Senate.S.J.Res. 21May 16
113 (42-57)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3963: grassley amdt no. 3963; To reduce defense spending.S.Con.Res. 57May 15
112 (54-43)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 3961: motion to invoke cloture on dole amendment no. 3961; To provide for the repeal of the 4.3 cent increase in fuel tax rates enacted by the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993.H.R. 2937May 14
111 (52-44)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 3960: motion to invoke cloture re: Dole amdt. no. 3960; To provide for the repeal of the 4.3 cent increase in fuel tax rates enacted by the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993, to clarify that an employer may establish and participate in worker-management cooperative organizations to address matters of mutual interest to employers and employees, and to provide for an increase in the minimum wage rate.H.R. 2937May 09
110 (53-45)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: motion to invoke cloture on h.r.2937; A bill for the reimbursement of legal expenses and related fees incurred by former employees of the White House Travel Office with respect to the termination of their employment in that Office on May 19, 1993.H.R. 2937May 08
109 (52-44)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: motion to invoke cloture re: h.r.2937; A bill for the reimbursement of legal expenses and related fees incurred by former employees of the White House Travel Office with respect to the termination of their employment in that Office on May 19, 1993.H.R. 2937May 07
108 (97-3)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.2202 as amended; A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve deterrence of illegal immigration to the United States by increasing border patrol and investigative personnel, by increasing penalties for alien smuggling and for document fraud, by reforming exclusion and deportation law and procedures, by improving the verification system for eligibility for employment, and through other measures, to reform the legal immigration system and facilitate legal entries into the United States, and for other purposes.H.R. 2202May 02
107 (100-0)Agreed toOn the Cloture Motion: motion to invoke cloture on s.1664; An original bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase control over immigration to the United States by increasing border patrol and investigative personnel and detention facilities, improving the system used by employers to verify citizenship or work-authorized alien status, increasing penalties for alien smuggling and document fraud, and reforming asylum, exclusion, and deportation law and procedures; to reduce the use of welfare by aliens; and for other purposes.S. 1664May 02
106 (40-60)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3840: chafee amdt no. 3840; To provide that the emergency benefits available to illegal immigrants also are made available to legal immigrants as execptions to the deeming requirements.S. 1664May 02
105 (30-70)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3759: graham amdt no. 3759; To suspend the requirements imposed on State and local governments if certain conditions prevail.S. 1664May 02
104 (22-77)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3764: graham amdt no. 3764; To limit the deeming provisions for purposes of determining eligiblity of legal aliens for Medicaid, and for other purposes.S. 1664May 01
103 (36-63)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3813: simon amdt no. 3813; To prevent retroactive deeming of sponsor income.S. 1664May 01
102 (30-69)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3810: simon amdt no. 3810; To exempt from deeming requirements immigrants who are disabled after entering the United States.S. 1664May 01
101 (54-46)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3752: motion to table abraham amdt no. 3752; To strike provisions providing for the implementation of a national identification system and those provisions requiring State driver's licenses and birth certificates to conform to new Federal regulations and standards.S. 1664May 01
100 (51-49)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3780: leahy amdt no. 3780; To provide a minimum safeguards in expedited exclusion procedure to prevent returning bona fide refugees to their persecutors.S. 1664May 01
99 (26-74)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3790: bradley amdt no. 3790; To establish an Office for the Enforcement of Employer Sanctions.S. 1664May 01
98 (42-57)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3776: Feinstein amdt. no. 3776; To strike the provision relating to the language of deportation notice.S. 1664Apr 30
97 (36-63)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3809: simon amendment no. 3809; To adjust the definition of public charge.S. 1664Apr 30
96 (32-67)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3816: Kennedy amdt. no. 3816; To enable employers to determine work eligibility of prospective employees without fear of being used.S. 1664Apr 30
95 (47-52)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3822: kennedy amendment no. 3822; To exempt children, veterans, and pregnant mothers from the sponsor deeming requirements under the medicaid program.S. 1664Apr 30
94 (46-53)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3820: kennedy amendments nos. 3820 and 3823 en bloc; To provide exceptions to the sponsor deeming requirements for legal immigrants for programs for which illegal aliens are eligible, and for other purposes.S. 1664Apr 30
93 (99-0)Agreed toOn the Resolution: s.res.253; A resolution urging the detention and extradition to the United States by the appropriate foreign government of Mohammed Abbas for the murder of Leon Klinghoffer.S.Res. 253Apr 30
92 (36-63)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3803: graham amendment no. 3803; To clarify and enumerate public assistance programs with respect to which the deeming provisions apply.S. 1664Apr 30
91 (62-37)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3760: Graham amendment no. 3760; To condition the repeal of the Cuban Adjustment Act on a democratically elected government in Cuba being in power.S. 1664Apr 30
90 (91-0)Agreed toOn the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 3743: motion to invoke cloture on amdt no. 3743; In the nature of a substitute.S. 1664Apr 29
89 (88-11)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: conference report re: h.r.3019; A bill making appropriations for fiscal year 1996 to make a further downpayment toward a balanced budget, and for other purposes.H.R. 3019Apr 25
88 (53-46)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3671: Motion to table Simpson amdt. no. 3671; To create new ground of exclusion and of deportation for falsely claiming U.S. citizenship.S. 1664Apr 25
87 (53-47)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3670: motion to table amdt no. 3670; To establish a pilot program to collect information relating to nonimmigrant foreign students.S. 1664Apr 25
86 (53-46)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3669: motion to table simpson amdt no. 3669; To prohibit foreign students on F-1 visas from obtaining free public elementary or secondary education.S. 1664Apr 25
85 (53-47)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table: motion to table the motion to recommit; An original bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase control over immigration to the United States by increasing border patrol and investigative personnel and detention facilities, improving the system used by employers to verify citizenship or work-authorized alien status, increasing penalties for alien smuggling and document fraud, and reforming asylum, exclusion, and deportation law and procedures; to reduce the use of welfare by aliens; and for other purposes.S. 1664Apr 25
84 (74-26)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3740: MOTION TO TABLE FEINSTEIN AMDT NO. 3740; To limit and improve the system for the admission of family-sponsored immigrants.S. 1664Apr 25
83 (20-80)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3739: simpson amendment no. 3739; To provide for temporary numerical limits on family-sponsored immigrant visas, a temporary priority-based system of allocating family-sponsored immigrant visas, and a temporary per-country limit--to apply for the five fiscal years after enactment of S. 1664.S. 1664Apr 25
82 (56-43)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3667: MOTION TO TABLE DORGAN AMDT NO. 3667; To express the sense of the Senate that a balanced budget constitutional amendment should protect the social security system by excluding the receipts and outlays of the social security trust funds from the budget.S. 1664Apr 24
81 (92-6)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3672: simpson amdt no. 3672 as modified; In the nature of a substitute.S. 1664Apr 24
80 (20-79)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3730: simpson amdt no. 3730; To repeal the ban on the search of open-fields by employees of the INS when they have probable cause to believe an illegal act has occurred.S. 1664Apr 24
79 (58-42)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: Cloture motion on the committee substitute S.J.res.21; A joint resolution proposing a constitutional amendment to limit congressional terms.S.J.Res. 21Apr 23
78 (100-0)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.3103 as amended; A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve portability and continuity of health insurance coverage in the group and individual markets, to combat waste, fraud, and abuse in health insurance and health care delivery, to promote the use of medical savings accounts, to improve access to long-term care services and coverage, to simplify the administration of health insurance, and for other purposes.H.R. 3103Apr 23
77 (47-51)RejectedOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3685: motion to table Coats amdt. no. 3685; To encourage the provision of medical services in medically underserved communities by extending Federal liability coverage to medical volunteers.S. 1028Apr 18
76 (62-36)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3683: motion to table harkin amendment no. 3683; To reduce health care fraud, waste, and abuse.S. 1028Apr 18
75 (30-68)RejectedOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3681: motion to table domenici amendment no.3681; To ensure that parity is provided under health plans for severe mental illness services.S. 1028Apr 18
74 (56-42)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3679: motion to table jeffords amendment no. 3679; To establish a minimum amount that may be applied as an aggregate lifetime limit with respect to coverage under an employee health benefit plan or a group health plan.S. 1028Apr 18
73 (98-0)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3676: dole amendment no. 3676, as amended; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve health and long-term care coverage in the group and individual markets by making health and long-term care insurance more accessible and affordable.S. 1028Apr 18
72 (52-46)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3677: kassebaum amendment no.3677; To strike medical savings savings accounts.S. 1028Apr 18
71 (91-8)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: CONFERENCE REPORT ON S.735; A bill to prevent and punish acts of terrorism, and for other purposes.S. 735Apr 17
70 (53-46)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table the Motion to Recommit: MOTION TO TABLE BIDEN MOTION TO RECOMMIT CONFERENCE REPORT ON S.735; A bill to prevent and punish acts of terrorism, and for other purposes.S. 735Apr 17
69 (56-43)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table the Motion to Recommit: MOTION TO TABLE THE MOTION TO RECOMMIT TO CONFERENCE S.735; A bill to prevent and punish acts of terrorism, and for other purposes.S. 735Apr 17
68 (56-43)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table the Motion to Recommit: motion to table biden motion to recommit conference report on s.735; A bill to prevent and punish acts of terrorism, and for other purposes.S. 735Apr 17
67 (51-48)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table the Motion to Recommit: motion to table biden motion to recommit conference report on S.735; A bill to prevent and punish acts of terrorism, and for other purposes.S. 735Apr 17
66 (64-35)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table the Motion to Recommit: Motion to table Moynihan motion to recommit confererce report; A bill to prevent and punish acts of terrorism, and for other purposes.S. 735Apr 17
65 (58-40)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table the Motion to Recommit: motion to table biden motion to recommitt conference report on S.735; A bill to prevent and punish acts of terrorism, and for other purposes.S. 735Apr 17
64 (53-46)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table the Motion to Recommit: Motion to table the motion to recommit the conference report; A bill to prevent and punish acts of terrorism, and for other purposes.S. 735Apr 17
63 (61-38)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table the Motion to Recommit: motion to table motion to recommit s.735 to conference; A bill to prevent and punish acts of terrorism, and for other purposes.S. 735Apr 17
62 (50-46)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table the Motion to Recommit: motion to table nunn motion to recommitt; A bill to prevent and punish acts of terrorism, and for other purposes.S. 735Apr 16
61 (51-46)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: motion to invoke cloture on motion to proceed to s.res.227; An original resolution to authorize the use of additional funds for salaries and expenses of the Special Committee to Investigate Whitewater Development Corporation and Related Matters, and for other purposes.S.Res. 227Apr 16
60 (64-24)PassedOn the Joint Resolution: h.j.res.170; A joint resolution making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1996, and for other purposes.H.J.Res. 170Mar 29
59 (52-44)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: h.r.1561 conference report; A bill to consolidate the foreign affairs agencies of the United States; to authorize appropriations for the Department of State and related agencies for fiscal years 1996 and 1997; to responsibly reduce the authorizations of appropriations for United States foreign assistance programs for fiscal years 1996 and 1997, and for other purposes.H.R. 1561Mar 28
58 (55-45)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 3573: Motion to invoke cloture Re: Kennedy amendment No. 3573; To provide for an increase in the minimum wage rate.H.R. 1296Mar 28
57 (74-26)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: H.R.2854 Conference Report; A bill to modify the operation of certain agricultural programs.H.R. 2854Mar 28
56 (69-31)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: conference report re: s. 4; An act to give the President line item veto authority with respect to appropriations, new direct spending, and limited tax benefits.S. 4Mar 27
55 (58-42)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table: MOTION TO TABLE BYRD MOTION TO RECOMMIT CONFERENCE REPORT ON S.4; An act to give the President line item veto authority with respect to appropriations, new direct spending, and limited tax benefits.S. 4Mar 27
54 (51-49)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 3564: motion to invoke cloture on amdt sp 3564 to H.R. 1296; To offer an amendment in the nature of a substitute to H.R. 1296, a bill to provide for the administration of certain Presidio properties at minimal cost to the Federal taxpayer, and for other purposes.H.R. 1296Mar 27
53 (50-43)Agreed toOn the Motion: motion to recess; A bill to provide for the Administration of certain Presidio properties at minimal cost to the Federal taxpayer.H.R. 1296Mar 26
52 (0-97)RejectedOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3574: motion to table re:kerry amdt no. 3574; To provide for an increase in the minimum wage rate.H.R. 1296Mar 26
51 (97-0)Agreed toOn the Concurrent Resolution: h.con.res.148 as amended; A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress regarding missile tests and military exercises by the People's Republic of China.H.Con.Res. 148Mar 21
50 (50-47)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: s.1459 as amended; An original bill to provide for uniform management of livestock grazing on Federal land, and for other purposes.S. 1459Mar 21
49 (57-40)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3559: motion to table bingaman amendment no. 3559; An amendment in the nature of a substitute to the Domenici substitute to S.1459, the Public Rangelands Improvement Act of 1995.S. 1459Mar 21
48 (52-47)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3556: motion to table bumpers amendment no. 3556 as modified; To increase the fee charged for grazing on Federal land.S. 1459Mar 21
47 (52-46)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: motion to invoke cloture on motion to proceed to consider s.res.227; An original resolution to authorize the use of additional funds for salaries and expenses of the Special Committee to Investigate Whitewater Development Corporation and Related Matters, and for other purposes.S.Res. 227Mar 21
46 (59-40)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: h.r.956 conference report; A bill to establish legal standards and procedures for product liability litigation, and for other purposes.H.R. 956Mar 21
45 (53-47)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: motion to invoke cloture on motion to proceed to s.res.227; An original resolution to authorize the use of additional funds for salaries and expenses of the Special Committee to Investigate Whitewater Development Corporation and Related Matters, and for other purposes.S.Res. 227Mar 20
44 (60-40)Agreed toOn the Cloture Motion: motion to invoke cloture on conference report re: h.r.956; A bill to establish legal standards and procedures for product liability litigation, and for other purposes.H.R. 956Mar 20
43 (100-0)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: S.942, AS AMENDED; A bill to promote increased understanding of Federal regulations and increased voluntary compliance with such regulations by small entities, to provide for the designation of regional ombudsmen and oversight boards to monitor the enforcement practices of certain Federal agencies with respect to small business concerns, to provide relief from excessive and arbitrary regulatory enforcement actions against small entities, and for other purposes.S. 942Mar 19
42 (79-21)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: h.r.3019, as amended; A bill making appropriations for fiscal year 1996 to make a further downpayment toward a balanced budget, and for other purposes.H.R. 3019Mar 19
41 (77-23)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3520: wellstone amdt no.3520; To urge the President to release already-appropriated fiscal year 1996 emergency funding for home heating and other energy assistance, and to express the sense of the Senate on advance-appropriated funding for FY 1997.H.R. 3019Mar 19
40 (33-67)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3519: gramm amdt no. 3519; To make the availablity of obligations and expenditures contingent upon the enactment of a subsequent act incorporating an agreement between the President and Congress relative to Federal expenditures.H.R. 3019Mar 19
39 (63-37)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3513: coats amdt no. 3513; To amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit governmental discrimination in the training and licensing of health professionals on the basis of the refusal to undergo or provide training in the performance of induced abortions.H.R. 3019Mar 19
38 (45-55)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3508: boxer amdt no. 3508; To permit the District of Columbia to use local funds for certain activities.H.R. 3019Mar 19
37 (81-19)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3533: bond amendment no. 3533; To increase appropriations for EPA water infrastructure financing, Superfund toxic waste site cleanups, operating programs, and for other purposes and to increase funding for the Corporation for National and Community Service (AmeriCorps) to $400.5 million.H.R. 3019Mar 19
36 (36-57)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 3492: motion to waive the CBA Re: grams amendment no. 3492; To establish a lock-box for deficit reduction and revenues generated by tax cuts.H.R. 3019Mar 14
35 (43-52)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3500: mcconnell amendment no. 3500; To delete language concerning certification of population programs.H.R. 3019Mar 14
34 (51-46)RejectedOn Cloture on the Motion to Proceed: motion to invoke cloture on motion to proceed to consider s.res.227; An original resolution to authorize the use of additional funds for salaries and expenses of the Special Committee to Investigate Whitewater Development Corporation and Related Matters, and for other purposes.S.Res. 227Mar 14
33 (42-54)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3493: Murray amendment no. 3493, as modified; To repeal the emergency salvage timber sale program.H.R. 3019Mar 14
32 (55-45)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3490: motion to table gramm amendment no. 3490; To ensure that discretionary spending does not exceed the level agreed to in the FY 1996 Budget Resolution.H.R. 3019Mar 13
31 (52-48)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3483: motion to table biden amendment no. 3483; To provide funding for community oriented policing services.H.R. 3019Mar 13
30 (49-51)RejectedOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3479: motion to table hutchison amendment no. 3479; To reduce funding for endangered species listings.H.R. 3019Mar 13
29 (53-47)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke cloture on motion to proceed to consider s.res.227; An original resolution to authorize the use of additional funds for salaries and expenses of the Special Committee to Investigate Whitewater Development Corporation and Related Matters, and for other purposes.S.Res. 227Mar 13
28 (47-52)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3474: Hollings Amendment No. 3474; To provide funding for important technology initiatives with an offset.H.R. 3019Mar 12
27 (84-16)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3473: Specter amendment no. 3473; To revise provisions with respect to the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education.H.R. 3019Mar 12
26 (53-47)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on Motion to Proceed to Consider S.Res. 227; An original resolution to authorize the use of additional funds for salaries and expenses of the Special Committee to Investigate Whitewater Development Corporation and Related Matters, and for other purposes.S.Res. 227Mar 12
25 (56-44)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on Conference Report to Accompany H.R.2546; A bill making appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia and other activities chargeable in whole or in part against the revenues of said District for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1996, and for other purposes.H.R. 2546Mar 12
24 (43-47)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3465: moynihan amdt no. 3465; To increase the public debt limit.H.R. 3021Mar 07
23 (53-43)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: MOTION TO INVOKE CLOTURE ON CONFERENCE REPORT ON H.R.2546; A bill making appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia and other activities chargeable in whole or in part against the revenues of said District for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1996, and for other purposes.H.R. 2546Mar 05
22 (74-22)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: CONFERENCE REPORT TO ACCOMPANY H.R.927; A bill to seek international sanctions against the Castro government in Cuba, to plan for support of a transition government leading to a democratically elected government in Cuba, and for other purposes.H.R. 927Mar 05
21 (52-42)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: motion to invoke cloture on conference report to accompany h.r.2546; A bill making appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia and other activities chargeable in whole or in part against the revenues of said District for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1996, and for other purposes.H.R. 2546Feb 29
20 (54-44)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: motion to invoke cloture on conference report to accompany h.r.2546; A bill making appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia and other activities chargeable in whole or in part against the revenues of said District for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1996, and for other purposes.H.R. 2546Feb 27
19 (64-32)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: s.1541, as amended; A bill to extend, reform, and improve agricultural commodity, trade, conservation, and other programs, and for other purposes.S. 1541Feb 07
18 (33-63)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3452: DASCHLE AMENDMENT NO. 3452; To amend the commodity payment provisions and for other purposes.S. 1541Feb 07
17 (48-48)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3451: Dorgan amdt. no. 3451; To require farmers crops to receive federal payments.S. 1541Feb 07
16 (35-61)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3450: gregg amendment no. 3450; To strike the section relating to the sugar program.S. 1541Feb 07
15 (57-39)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3448: harkin amendment no. 3448; To amend the eligibility criteria for the Environmental Quality Incentive Program.S. 1541Feb 07
14 (58-38)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3447: bryan amdt no. 3447; To provide that funds made available for the market promotion program under this Act may be used to provide cost-share assistance only to small businesses of Capper-Volstead cooperatives and to cap the market promotion program.S. 1541Feb 07
13 (59-36)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3225: motion to table santorum amendment no. 3225; To provide farm program equity by reforming the peanut program.S. 1541Feb 07
12 (35-61)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3446: harkin amendment No. 3446; To continue the farmer owned reserve.S. 1541Feb 07
11 (37-59)RejectedOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3445: Harkin amdt. no. 3445; To strike the section relating to the Commodity Credit Corporation interest rate.S. 1541Feb 07
10 (50-46)Agreed toOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3442: kohl amdt no. 3442; To eliminate the provision granting consent to the Northeast Interstate Dairy Compact.S. 1541Feb 07
9 (59-34)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 3184: motion to invoke cloture re: leahy amdt no. 3184; In the nature of a substitute.S. 1541Feb 06
8 (91-5)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: S.652 Conference Report; An original bill to provide for a pro-competitive, de-regulatory national policy framework designed to accelerate rapidly private sector deployment of advanced telecommunications and information technologies and services to all Americans by opening all telecommunications markets to competition, and for other purposes.S. 652Feb 01
7 (53-45)RejectedOn the Cloture Motion: Motion to invoke cloture - S. 1541; A bill to extend, reform, and improve agricultural commodity, trade, conservation, and other programs, and for other purposes.S. 1541Feb 01
6 (87-4)Agreed toOn the Resolution of Ratification: 103-1, Start II; The Treaty Between the United States of America and the Russian Federation on Further Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms (the START II Treaty) signed at Moscow on January 3, 1993, including the following documents, which are integral parts thereof: the Elimination and Conversion Protocol; the Exhibitions and Inspections Protocol; and the Memorandum of AttributionTreaty Doc. 103-1Jan 26
5 (56-34)Agreed toOn the Conference Report: Conference Report - S. 1124; An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 1996 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe personnel strengths for such fiscal year for the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.S. 1124Jan 26
4 (82-8)PassedOn Passage of the Bill: Passage-H.R. 2880; A bill making appropriations for fiscal year 1996 to make a downpayment toward a balanced budget, and for other purposes.H.R. 2880Jan 26
3 (45-45)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 3122: motion to waive CBA re: harkin amdt no. 3122; To provide for additional funding to the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services.H.R. 2880Jan 26
2 (46-45)Agreed toOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3120: motion to table moynihan amdt no. 3120; To increase the public debt limit.H.R. 2880Jan 26
1 (51-40)RejectedOn the Motion S.Amdt. 3119: MOTION TO WAIVE CBA RE: KENNEDY AMDT NO. 3119; To maintain funding for education programs.H.R. 2880Jan 26