H.R. 3541 (112th): Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA) of 2012

This was a vote to pass H.R. 3541 (112th) in the House. This vote was taken under a House procedure called “suspension of the rules” which is typically used to pass non-controversial bills. Votes under suspension require a 2/3rds majority. A failed vote under suspension can be taken again.

Congress
112th Congress
Date
May 31, 2012
Chamber
House
Number
#299
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended in the House
Result:
Failed

Key: R Yea D Yea R Nay D Nay
Seat position based on our ideology score.
This is a cartogram. Each hexagon represents one congressional district.
Totals     Republican     Democrat
  Yea 246
 
 
57%
226 20
  Nay 168
 
 
39%
7 161
Not Voting 17
 
 
4%
8 9
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov

Vote Details

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