99th Congress > Senate > Vote 396

Date: 1986-02-19

Result: 88-11

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

Description: TO ADOPT TO THE RESOLUTION OF RATIFICATION OF EX O 81-1, INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION ON THE PREVENTION AND PUNISHMENT OF THE CRIME OF GENOCIDE. THE TREATY DECLARES GENOCIDE A CRIME AND CALLS FOR THOSE SIGNING THE TREATY TO ENACT LEGISLATION MAKING GENOCIDE A CRIME AND INSTITUTING PUNISHMENT. (TWO-THIRDS OF SENATORS PRESENT VOTED IN THE AFFIRMATIVE.)

Original source documents: Digest of the Congressional Record vol. 132, p. 1377;

Loading graphics...

Error!

Member Vote Map

Vote Ideological Breakdown

This chart describes how members voted on the rollcall. Members are placed according to their NOMINATE ideological scores. A cutting line divides the vote into those expected to vote "Yea" and those expected to vote "Nay". The shaded heatmap reflects the expected probability of voting "Yea". You can select points or regions to subset the members listed above and below.

Votes

Votes
Selected: of from including with NOMINATE scores within . Remove Filter