H.Amdt. 640 (Salmon) to H.R. 5: Amendment allows any parents to opt their children out of high-stakes testing and would protect schools from being punished by the Federal Department of Education if parents opted to take their children out of these tests.

This was a vote to approve or reject amendment H.Amdt. 640 (Matt Salmon) to H.R. 5. The title of the amendment is H.Amdt. 640 (Salmon) to H.R. 5: Amendment allows any parents to opt their children out of high-stakes testing and would protect schools from being punished by the Federal Department of Education if parents opted to take their children out of these tests..

Congress
114th Congress
Date
Jul 8, 2015
Chamber
House
Number
#420
Question:
On the Amendment in the House
Result:
Agreed to

Key: R Aye D Aye R No D No
Seat position based on our ideology score.
This is a cartogram. Each hexagon represents one congressional district.
Totals     Republican     Democrat
  Aye 251
 
 
58%
232 19
  No 178
 
 
41%
11 167
Not Voting 4
 
 
1%
2 2
Required: Simple Majority source: house.gov

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