S. 1733 (105th): An Act to amend the Food Stamp Act of 1977 to require food stamp State agencies to ...

This was a vote to pass S. 1733 (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
Oct 15, 1998
Chamber
House
Number
#533
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass in the House
Result:
Passed

Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 386
 
 
 
89%
200 185 1
  Nay 1
 
 
 
0%
1 0 0
Not Voting 47
 
 
 
11%
26 21 0
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov
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Notes: The Speaker’s Vote? “Aye” or “Yea”?
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