1971 Scorecard Vote

EPA Liability I
House Roll Call Vote 248
Issue: Toxics/Public Right to Know

Federal Environmental Pesticide Control Act of 1971 (HR 10729). Vote is on another amendment by Rep. Dow to ensure that any citizen, not only the manufacturers, had standing in court to bring suit to challenge EPA's regulation of pesticides. The Nixon Administration supported the pesticides bill as written by the House Agriculture Committee and lobbied against the amendment. (Rejected 167-209. Nov. 9, 1971. "Yes" is the correct vote.)

is the
pro-environment position
Votes For: 167  
Votes Against: 208  
Not Voting: 56  
Pro-environment vote
Anti-environment vote
Missed vote
Not applicable
Representative Party District Vote
Bevill, TomDAL-07 
Steiger, SamRAZ-03 
Fuqua, DonDFL-02 
Frey, LouisRFL-05 
Mayne, WileyRIA-06 
Skubitz, JoeRKS-05 
Jarman, JohnROK-05 
Yatron, GusDPA-06 
Baker, LaMarRTN-03 
Jones, EdDTN-08 
Archer, BillRTX-07 
Meeds, LloydDWA-02 
Foley, TomDWA-05 
Kee, JamesDWV-05