H.R. 1689 (105th): Securities Litigation Uniform Standards Act of 1998

This was a vote to pass H.R. 1689 (105th). 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
105th Congress
Date
Jul 22, 1998
Chamber
House
Number
#318
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and pass, as amended in the House
Result:
Passed

Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 340
 
 
 
78%
221 119 0
  Nay 83
 
 
 
19%
2 80 1
Present 1
 
 
 
0%
0 1 0
Not Voting 11
 
 
 
3%
5 6 0
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov
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