H.R. 1047 (102nd): Veterans’ Benefits Programs Improvement Act of 1991

This was a vote to pass H.R. 1047 (102nd). It was taken under a House procedure called “suspension of the rules” which is typically used to pass non-controversial bills. Votes under suspension require a 2/3rds majority. A failed vote under suspension can be taken again.

Congress
102nd Congress
Date
Apr 11, 1991
Chamber
House
Number
#65
Question:
SUSPEND THE RULES AND PASS AS AMENDED in the House
Result:
Passed

Totals     Democrat     Republican     Independent     Republican-Conservative     Democrat-Liberal
  Yea 399
 
 
 
 
 
93%
248 149 1 1 0
  Nay 3
 
 
 
 
 
1%
0 3 0 0 0
Not Voting 29
 
 
 
 
 
7%
17 11 0 0 1
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov
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