skip to main content

H.R. 1842: Strengthening Children’s Safety Act of 2017

This was a vote to pass H.R. 1842 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 86%
 
 
371
218
 
153
 
Nay 7%
 
 
30
2
 
28
 
Present 0%
 
 
1
0
 
1
 
Not Voting 7%
 
 
28
17
 
11
 

Date: May 22, 2017

Question: On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass in the House

Required: 2/3

Result: Passed

Source: house.gov

Ideology Vote Chart

Key: R Yea D Yea R Nay D Nay
Seat position based on our ideology score.

Cartogram Map

Each hexagon represents one congressional district.

What you can do

Vote Details

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

Statistically Notable Votes

Statistically notable votes are the votes that are most surprising, or least predictable, given how other members of each voter’s party voted and other factors.

All Votes