On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 12 to H R 1249

This was a vote to approve or reject amendment H.Amdt. 502 (112th) (James Sensenbrenner Jr.) to H.R. 1249 (112th). The title of the amendment is H.Amdt. 502 (Sensenbrenner) to H.R. 1249 (112th): Amendment sought to strike section 3 of the bill which created a first-to-file patent system..

Congress
112th Congress
Date
Jun 23, 2011
Chamber
House
Number
#486
Result:
Failed

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 129
 
 
30%
81 48
  No 295
 
 
68%
155 140
Not Voting 7
 
 
2%
3 4
Required: Simple Majority source: house.gov

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