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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 (114th) (Matt Salmon) to H.R. 5 (114th). 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..

Totals

All Votes R D
Aye 58%
 
 
251
232
 
19
 
No 41%
 
 
178
11
 
167
 
Not Voting 1%
 
 
4
2
 
2
 

Date: Jul 8, 2015

Question: On the Amendment in the House

Required: Simple Majority

Result: Agreed to

Source: house.gov

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