96th Congress > Senate > Vote 89

Date: 1979-05-14

Result: 7-79

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

Sponsor: HELMS, Jesse (R-NC)

Description: TO TABLE THE CHURCH SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT TO THE HELMS AMENDMENT TO S. 1007, A BILL FOR EGYPTIAN-ISRAELI SECURITY ASSISTANCE. THE HELMS AMENDMENT PROHIBITS FUNDS FROM BEING MADE AVAILABLE TO ANY COUNTRY WHICH IS NOT A PARTY TO THE TREATY ON THE NON-PROLIFERATION OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS. THE CHURCH AMENDMENT URGES ALL NATIONS, INCLUDING ISRAEL AND EGYPT, WHO ARE NOT A PARTY TO THE TREATY TO BECOME SO. (MOTION FAILED)

Original source documents: Digest of the Congressional Record vol. 60, p. S5751;

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