On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1127:
durbin amendment no. 1127
; To express the sense of the Senate that attorneys' fees paid in connection with an action maintained by a State against one or more tobacco companies to recover tobacco-related costs affected by Federal tobacco settlement legislation should be publicly disclosed and should not displace spending in the settlement legislation intended for public health.
: Agreed to (97-1, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)
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