H.R. 5798: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1101 Davis Street in Evanston, Illinois, as the “Abner J. Mikva Post Office Building”.

This was a vote to pass H.R. 5798 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
Sep 22, 2016
Chamber
House
Number
#556
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass in the House
Result:
Passed

Totals     Republican     Democrat
  Yea 392
 
 
91%
216 176
  Nay 22
 
 
5%
22 0
Present 1
 
 
0%
1 0
Not Voting 16
 
 
4%
6 10
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov
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