H.Res. 169 (106th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to democracy, free elections, and human rights ...

This was a vote to agree to H.Res. 169 (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
Nov 16, 1999
Chamber
House
Number
#591
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree, as Amended in the House
Result:
Passed

Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 412
 
 
 
95%
210 200 2
  Nay 1
 
 
 
0%
1 0 0
Not Voting 20
 
 
 
5%
11 9 0
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov
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