H.R. 5538: Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017

This was a vote to pass H.R. 5538 in the House. The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations and authorizations. This is an appropriations bill, which sets overall spending limits by agency or program. (Authorizations direct how federal funds should or should not be used.) Appropriations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year).

Congress
114th Congress
Date
Jul 14, 2016
Chamber
House
Number
#477
Question:
On Passage of the Bill in the House
Result:
Passed

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 231
 
 
53%
228 3
  Nay 196
 
 
45%
15 181
Not Voting 6
 
 
1%
3 3
Required: Simple Majority source: house.gov

Vote Details

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