On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 5 to H R 1231

This was a vote to approve or reject amendment H.Amdt. 284 (112th) (Niki Tsongas) to H.R. 1231 (112th). The title of the amendment is H.Amdt. 284 (Tsongas) to H.R. 1231 (112th): Amendment sought to require that all applicants for a drilling permit under a lease issued pursuant to the bill would have to submit a worst-case scenario oil spill containment and clean-up plan..

Congress
112th Congress
Date
May 12, 2011
Chamber
House
Number
#315
Result:
Failed

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Key: R Aye D Aye R No D No
Seat position based on our ideology score.
This is a cartogram. Each hexagon represents one congressional district.
Totals     Republican     Democrat
  Aye 195
 
 
45%
15 180
  No 223
 
 
52%
215 8
Not Voting 13
 
 
3%
9 4
Required: Simple Majority source: house.gov

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