H.R. 1853: To direct the President to develop a strategy to obtain observer status for Taiwan in the International Criminal ...

This was a vote to pass H.R. 1853 in the House. This vote was taken under a House 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.

Congress
114th Congress
Date
Nov 2, 2015
Chamber
House
Number
#582
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass in the House
Result:
Passed

Totals     Republican     Democrat
  Yea 392
 
 
91%
230 162
  Nay 0
 
 
0%
0 0
Not Voting 41
 
 
9%
15 26
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov
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