H.R. 37: Promoting Job Creation and Reducing Small Business Burdens Act

This was a vote to pass H.R. 37 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.

It was not the final House vote on the bill. See the history of H.R. 37 for further details.

Congress
114th Congress
Date
Jan 7, 2015
Chamber
House
Number
#9
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass in the House
Result:
Failed

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 276
 
 
65%
241 35
  Nay 146
 
 
34%
1 145
Not Voting 5
 
 
1%
0 5
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov

Vote Details

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