Senate Democrats

Senate Roll Call Vote #00015

On the Motion for Attendance: motion to instruct sgt.-at-arms; A bill to curb the practice of imposing unfunded Federal mandates on States and local governments; to strengthen the partnership between the Federal Government and State, local and tribal governments; to end the imposition, in the absence of full consideration by Congress, of Federal mandates on State, local, and tribal governments without adequate funding, in a manner that may displace other essential governmental priorities; and to ensure that the Federal Government pays the costs incurred by those governments in complying with certain requirements under Federal statutes and regulations; and for other purposes.
Result: Agreed to (88-3, 9 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)
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