H.R. 2297 (108th): Veterans Benefits Act of 2003

This was a vote to pass H.R. 2297 (108th). 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
108th Congress
Date
Oct 8, 2003
Chamber
House
Number
#536
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended in the House
Result:
Passed

Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 399
 
 
 
92%
214 184 1
  Nay 0
 
 
 
0%
0 0 0
Not Voting 35
 
 
 
8%
16 19 0
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov
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