H.R. 2749 (111th): Food Safety Enhancement Act of 2009

This was a vote to pass H.R. 2749 (111th) in the House. This vote 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.

It was not the final House vote on the bill. See the history of H.R. 2749 (111th) for further details.

Congress
111th Congress
Date
Jul 29, 2009
Chamber
House
Number
#657
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended in the House
Result:
Failed

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Key: D Yea R Yea D Nay R Nay
Seat position based on our ideology score.
Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 280
 
 
65%
230 50
  Nay 150
 
 
35%
23 127
Not Voting 3
 
 
1%
2 1
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov

Vote Details

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