H.R. 6897 (110th): Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2008

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended in the House

Date:

Sep 23, 2008

Number:

House Vote #624
110th Congress

Result:

Passed

Source:

house.gov

This was a vote to pass H.R. 6897 (110th). It was taken under a 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.


Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 392
 
 
91%
220 172
  Nay 23
 
 
5%
1 22
Not Voting 18
 
 
4%
13 5
Required: 2/3

Vote Details

Notes: The Speaker’s Vote? “Aye” or “Yea”?
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