H.Res. 723 (109th): Calling on the President to take immediate steps to help improve the security situation in Darfur, Sudan, ...

This was a vote to agree to H.Res. 723 (109th). 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
109th Congress
Date
Sep 26, 2006
Chamber
House
Number
#481
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree, as Amended in the House
Result:
Passed

Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 412
 
 
 
95%
221 190 1
  Nay 7
 
 
 
2%
5 2 0
Not Voting 13
 
 
 
3%
4 9 0
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov
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