S. 800 (106th): Wireless Communications and Public Safety Act of 1999

This was a vote to pass S. 800 (106th). 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
106th Congress
Date
Oct 12, 1999
Chamber
House
Number
#492
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass in the House
Result:
Passed

Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 424
 
 
 
98%
217 205 2
  Nay 2
 
 
 
0%
2 0 0
Not Voting 7
 
 
 
2%
3 4 0
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov
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