H.R. 2578: Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016

This was a vote to pass H.R. 2578 in the House. The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations and authorizations. This is an appropriations bill, which sets overall spending limits by agency or program. (Authorizations direct how federal funds should or should not be used.) Appropriations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year).

Congress
114th Congress
Date
Jun 3, 2015
Chamber
House
Number
#297
Question:
On Passage of the Bill in the House
Result:
Passed

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 242
 
 
56%
230 12
  Nay 183
 
 
42%
10 173
Not Voting 7
 
 
2%
4 3
Required: Simple Majority source: house.gov

Vote Details

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