38th Congress > House > Vote 391

Date: 1864-06-27

Result: 59-93

Vote Subject Matter: Foreign and Defense Policy / Defense Policy Resolutions

Sponsor: SCHENCK, Robert Cumming (R-OH)

Bill number: HR549

Description: TO AMEND H.R. 549, WHICH AMENDMENT PROPOSES TO REPEAL SO MUCH OF THE ENROLLMENT ACT OF MARCH 3, 1863 AND ITS SEVERAL AMENDMENTS AS AUTHORIZES THE DISCHARGE OF DRAFTED MEN FROM MILITARY SERVICE BY THE PAYMENT OF $300 FOR THE SECURING OF A SUBSTITUTE, LEAVING UNALTERED THE PROVISIONS RELATIVE TO PERSONS FURNISHING SUBSTITUTES. (P. 3321-1)

Original source documents: Congresional Globe vol. 67, p. 3321; House Journal vol. 61, p. 923;

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