37th Congress > Senate > Vote 287

Date: 1862-05-08

Result: 18-18

Vote Subject Matter: Government Management / Government Organization

Sponsor: FOSTER, Lafayette Sabine (R-CT)

Bill number: HR269

Description: TO AMEND H.R. 269 (12 STAT 387, APP. MAY 15, 1862), A BILL TO ESTABLISH A DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, BY SUBSTITUTING THAT A BUREAU OF AGRICULTURE AND STATISTICS BE CREATED IN THE DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR. (P. 2017-1)

Original source documents: Congresional Globe vol. 60, p. 2017; Senate Journal vol. 54, p. 460;

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