H.R. 5912 (112th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit the use of public funds for political ...

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended in the House

Date:

Sep 19, 2012

Number:

House Vote #586
112th Congress

Result:

Passed

Source:

house.gov

This was a vote to pass H.R. 5912 (112th). It was taken under a 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.


Totals     Republican     Democrat
  Yea 310
 
 
72%
225 85
  Nay 95
 
 
22%
0 95
Not Voting 24
 
 
6%
14 10
Required: 2/3
Seat position based on our ideology score.

Vote Details

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