Amendment (S.Amdt.112) to S.23:
A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform.
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March 01, 2011
Roll call number 28
(Amendment number S.Amdt.112)
in the Senate
On the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Toomey-Vitter Amdt. No. 112 As Modified)
To require that the Government prioritize all obligations on the debt held by the public in the event that the debt limit is reached.
Ayes: 52 (Democrat: 50; Republican: 0; Other: 2)
Nays: 47 (Democrat: 0; Republican: 47)
Abstained: 1 (Democrat: 1; Republican: 0)
Required percentage of 'Aye' votes: 1/2 (50%)
Percentage of 'aye' votes: 52%
Result: Motion to Table Agreed to
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.