On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed S. 16

This was a vote on “cloture” in the Senate, which means to end debate so that an up-or-down vote can be taken. A vote in favor is a vote to end debate and move to a vote on the issue itself, while a vote against is a vote to prolong debate or to filibuster.

The vote was related to S. 16 (113th).

Congress
113th Congress
Date
Feb 28, 2013
Chamber
Senate
Number
#26
Result:
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected

Totals     Democrat     Republican     Independent
  Yea 38
 
 
 
38%
2 36 0
  Nay 62
 
 
 
62%
51 9 2
Required: 3/5 source: senate.gov
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