Amendment (S.Amdt.15) to S.47:
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994.
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February 12, 2013
Roll call number 17
(Amendment number S.Amdt.15)
in the Senate
On the Amendment S.Amdt. 15 to S. 47 (Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013)
To more quickly resolve rape cases and reduce the deficit by consolidating unnecessary duplication within the Department of Justice.
Ayes: 46 (Democrat: 2; Republican: 44)
Nays: 53 (Democrat: 51; Republican: 0; Other: 2)
Abstained: 1 (Democrat: 0; Republican: 1)
Required percentage of 'Aye' votes: 1/2 (50%)
Percentage of 'aye' votes: 46%
Result: Amendment Rejected
Democrats Voting 'Abstain'
* - Voters marked "No Data" are voters that THOMAS has not associated yet.
** Because of incomplete data from newly elected Representatives, party breakdown visualizations may be inaccurate by one or two votes.