H.R. 4906: To amend title 5, United States Code, to clarify the eligibility of employees of a land management agency in a time-limited appointment to compete for a permanent appointment at any Federal agency, and for other purposes.

This was a vote to pass H.R. 4906 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
Jun 7, 2016
Chamber
House
Number
#270
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass in the House
Result:
Passed

Key: R Yea D Yea
Seat position based on our ideology score.
This is a cartogram. Each hexagon represents one congressional district.
Totals     Republican     Democrat
  Yea 363
 
 
84%
222 141
  Nay 0
 
 
0%
0 0
Not Voting 70
 
 
16%
23 47
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov

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