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H.R. 4889: Kelsey Smith Act

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended in the House

Failed · May 23, 2016 at 6:54 p.m. ET · Source: house.gov

This was a vote to pass H.R. 4889 (114th) 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.

Totals

All Votes R D
Yea 53%
 
 
229
176
 
53
 
Nay 36%
 
 
158
50
 
108
 
Not Voting 11%
 
 
46
19
 
27
 
2/3 Required

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