Amendment (S.Amdt.115) to S.23:
A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform.
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March 02, 2011
Roll call number 30
(Amendment number S.Amdt.115)
in the Senate
On the Amendment (Lee Amdt. No. 115)
To express the sense of the Senate in support of a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.
Ayes: 58 (Democrat: 10; Republican: 47; Other: 1)
Nays: 40 (Democrat: 39; Republican: 0; Other: 1)
Abstained: 2 (Democrat: 2; Republican: 0)
Required percentage of 'Aye' votes: 3/5 (60%)
Percentage of 'aye' votes: 57%
Result: Amendment Rejected
Republicans Voting 'Nay'
* - 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.