H.Res. 1242 (110th): Honoring the life, musical accomplishments, and contributions of Louis Jordan on the 100th anniversary of his birth.

This was a vote to agree to H.Res. 1242 (110th). 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
110th Congress
Date
Jun 23, 2008
Chamber
House
Number
#438
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree in the House
Result:
Passed

Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 348
 
 
80%
184 164
  Nay 0
 
 
0%
0 0
Not Voting 86
 
 
20%
51 35
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov
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