H.R. 4310 (112th): National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013

This was a vote to pass H.R. 4310 (112th) in the House. The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations and authorizations. This is an authorization bill, which directs how federal funds should or should not be used. (It does not set overall spending limits, however, which are the subject of appropriations bills.) Authorizations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year) but are often renewed in subsequent law.

It was not the final House vote on the bill. See the history of H.R. 4310 (112th) for further details.

Congress
112th Congress
Date
May 18, 2012
Chamber
House
Number
#291
Question:
On Passage of the Bill in the House
Result:
Passed

Totals     Republican     Democrat
  Aye 299
 
 
69%
222 77
  No 120
 
 
28%
16 104
Not Voting 12
 
 
3%
3 9
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Notes: The Speaker’s Vote? “Aye” or “Yea”?
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