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On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 3 to H R 1229

This was a vote to approve or reject amendment H.Amdt. 272 (112th) (Edward “Ed” Markey) to H.R. 1229 (112th). The title of the amendment is H.Amdt. 272 (Markey) to H.R. 1229 (112th): Amendment sought to set minimum standards for blowout preventers; require new standards on safe well design and cementing to ensure multiple redundant barriers within the well against uncontrolled oil or gas flo.

Totals

All Votes R D
Aye 41%
 
 
176
11
 
165
 
No 55%
 
 
237
222
 
15
 
Not Voting 4%
 
 
18
6
 
12
 

Date: May 10, 2011

Required: Simple Majority

Result: Failed

Source: house.gov

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