S. 987 (111th): International Protecting Girls by Preventing Child Marriage Act of 2010

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass in the House

Date:

Dec 16, 2010

Number:

House Vote #645
111th Congress

Result:

Failed

Source:

house.gov

This was a vote to pass S. 987 (111th). 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 241
 
 
56%
229 12
  Nay 166
 
 
38%
9 157
Not Voting 26
 
 
6%
16 10
Required: 2/3
Seat position based on our ideology score.

Vote Details

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