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H.R. 4872 (111th): Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010
On Passage of the Bill in the Senate

This was a vote to pass H.R. 4872 (111th) in the Senate.

The Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (Pub.L. 111–152, 124 Stat. 1029) is a law that was enacted by the 111th United States Congress, by means of the reconciliation process, in order to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Pub.L. 111–148). The law includes the Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act, which was attached as a rider.

It was passed by the House of Representatives on March 21, 2010, by a vote of 220–211, and on March 25 passed the Senate by a vote of 56-43, after having two minor provisions relating to Pell Grants stricken under the Byrd Rule. A few hours later, the amended bill was passed by the House with the vote of 220-207.

The Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 was signed into law by President Barack Obama on March 30, 2010 at Northern Virginia Community College.

This summary is from Wikipedia.

Source: Wikipedia


All Votes D R I
Yea 56%
Nay 43%
Not Voting 1%

Bill Passed. Simple Majority Required. Mar 25, 2010 at 2 p.m. ET. Source:

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