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  • On the Motion: motion to waive cba re: language on pg 240, ln 17 & pg 242 ln 25; An original bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 202(a) of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 1997. Result: Rejected (42-57, 1 member not voting, 3/5 threshold) Details:...
  • On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4952: graham amdt no. 4952; To strike additional penalties for consecutive failure to satisfy minimum participation rates. Result: Agreed to (56-43, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold) Details: [click here]
  • On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4942: ashcroft amdt no. 4942; To provide that a family may not receive TANF assistance for more than 24 consecutive months at a time unless an adult in the family is working or a State exempts an adult in the family from working for reasons of hardship. Result: Rejected...
  • On the Motion S.Amdt. 4956: motion to waive cba re: kennedy amdt no. 4956; To allow a 2-year implementation period under the medicaid program for implementation of the attribution of sponsor's income, the 5-year ban, and other provisions. Result: Rejected (35-64, 1 member not voting, 3/5...
  • On the Motion S.Amdt. 4955: Motion to waive - Kennedy amdt. no. 4955; To permit assistance to be provided to needy or disabled legal immigrant children when sponsors cannot provide reimbursement. Result: Rejected (51-48, 1 member not voting, 3/5 threshold) Details: [click here]
  • On the Motion to Table the Motion to Reconsider S.Amdt. 4940: motion to table motion to reconsider vote no. 223; To allow States the option to provide non-cash assistance to children after the 5-year time limit, as provided in report number 104-430 (the conference report to H.R. 4 as passed during...
  • On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4952: graham amdt no. 4952; To strike additional penalties for consecutive failure to satisfy minimum participation rates. Result: Agreed to (56-43, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold) Details: [click here]
  • On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4940: ford amdt no. 4940; To allow States the option to provide non-cash assistance to children after the 5-year time limit, as provided in report number 104-430 (the conference report to H.R. 4 as passed during the 1st session of the 104th Congress). Result: Rejected...
  • On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4942: ashcroft amdt no. 4942; To provide that a family may not receive TANF assistance for more than 24 consecutive months at a time unless an adult in the family is working or a State exempts an adult in the family from working for reasons of hardship. Result: Rejected...
  • On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4936: graham amdt no. 4936; To modify the formula for determining a State family assistance grant to include the number of children in poverty residing in a State. Result: Rejected (37-60, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold) Details: [click here]
  • On the Motion to Table the Motion to Reconsider S.Amdt. 4940: motion to table motion to reconsider vote no. 223; To allow States the option to provide non-cash assistance to children after the 5-year time limit, as provided in report number 104-430 (the conference report to H.R. 4 as passed during...
  • On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4940: ford amdt no. 4940; To allow States the option to provide non-cash assistance to children after the 5-year time limit, as provided in report number 104-430 (the conference report to H.R. 4 as passed during the 1st session of the 104th Congress). Result: Rejected...
  • On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4936: graham amdt no. 4936; To modify the formula for determining a State family assistance grant to include the number of children in poverty residing in a State. Result: Rejected (37-60, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold) Details: [click here]
  • On the Motion S.Amdt. 4939: motion to waive cba re: shelby amdt no. 4939; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a refundable credit for adoption expenses and to exclude from gross income employee and military adoption assistance benefits and withdrawals from IRAs for certain adoption...
  • On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4930: motion to table helms amdt no. 4930; To strengthen food stamp work requirements. Result: Agreed to (56-43, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold) Details: [click here]
  • On the Motion S.Amdt. 4935: motion to waive cba re: santorum for gramm amdt no.4935; To deny welfare benefits to individuals convicted of illegal drug possession, use or distribution. Result: Agreed to (74-25, 1 member not voting, 3/5 threshold) Details: [click here]
  • On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4934: conrad amdt no. 4934; To strike the State food assistance block grant. Result: Agreed to (53-45, 2 members not voting, 1/2 threshold) Details: [click here]
  • On the Motion S.Amdt. 4939: motion to waive cba re: shelby amdt no. 4939; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a refundable credit for adoption expenses and to exclude from gross income employee and military adoption assistance benefits and withdrawals from IRAs for certain adoption...
  • On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4932: roth amdt no. 4932; To maintain the eligibility for medicaid for any individual who is receiving medicaid based on their receipt of AFDC, foster care or adoption assistance, and to provide transitional medicaid for families moving from welfare to work. Result:...
  • On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4930: motion to table helms amdt no. 4930; To strengthen food stamp work requirements. Result: Agreed to (56-43, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold) Details: [click here]