On the Motion (Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment striking sec. 1 through Title V and Inserting Language to the Senate Amdt. to H.R. 3221, with an Amdt.)

This was a vote on “cloture” in the Senate, which means to end debate so that an up-or-down vote can be taken. A vote in favor is a vote to end debate and move to a vote on the issue itself, while a vote against is a vote to prolong debate or to filibuster.

The vote was related to H.R. 3221 (110th).

110th Congress
Jun 24, 2008
Motion Agreed to

Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 83
35 46 2
  Nay 9
9 0 0
Not Voting 8
5 3 0
Required: 3/5 source: senate.gov
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