37th Congress > House > Vote 359

Date: 1862-07-16

Result: 83-21

Vote Subject Matter: Civil Liberties / Domestic Social Policy

Sponsor: ELIOT, Thomas Dawes (R-MA)

Bill number: HR110

Description: TO CONCUR IN THE SENATE AMENDMENT TO H. R. 110, A BILL EXPLANATORY OF AN ACT TO SUPPRESS INSURRECTION, PUNISH TREASON AND REBELLION, AND SEIZE AND CONFISCATE THE PROPERTY OF REBELS; WHICH AMENDMENT ADDS: "NOR SHALL ANY PUNISHMENT OR PROCEEDING UNDER THE SAID ACT BE SO CONSTRUED AS TO WORK A FORFEITURE OF THE REAL ESTATE OF THE OFFENDED BEYOND HIS NATURAL LIFE. (P.3400-3)

Original source documents: Congresional Globe vol. 61, p. 3400; House Journal vol. 59, p. 111;

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