H.R. 5730 (111th): Surface Transportation Earmark Rescission, Savings, and Accountability Act

This was a vote to pass H.R. 5730 (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
Jul 27, 2010
Chamber
House
Number
#471
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass in the House
Result:
Passed

Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 394
 
 
91%
231 163
  Nay 23
 
 
5%
17 6
Not Voting 15
 
 
3%
6 9
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov
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