H.R. 2751 (111th): FDA Food Safety Modernization Act

This was a vote to pass H.R. 2751 (111th). 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
111th Congress
Date
Jun 9, 2009
Chamber
House
Number
#314
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass in the House
Result:
Passed

Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 298
 
 
69%
238 60
  Nay 119
 
 
27%
9 110
Present 2
 
 
0%
0 2
Not Voting 15
 
 
3%
8 7
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov
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