On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 794 to H.R. 2519 (Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 1992)

This was a vote on “cloture” in the Senate, which means to end debate so that an up-or-down vote can be taken. A vote in favor is a vote to end debate and move to a vote on the issue itself, while a vote against is a vote to prolong debate or to filibuster.

The vote was related to H.R. 2519 (102nd).

Congress
102nd Congress
Date
Jul 18, 1991
Chamber
Senate
Number
#139
Result:
Cloture Motion Rejected

Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 57
 
 
57%
55 2
  Nay 40
 
 
40%
0 40
Not Voting 3
 
 
3%
2 1
Required: 3/5 source: senate.gov
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