INTELLIGENCE AUTHORIZATION ACT FOR FISCAL YEAR 1998 (House of Representatives - July 09, 1997)

The CHAIRMAN. The question is on the amendment offered by the gentleman from Michigan [Mr. Conyers].

The question was taken; and the Chairman announced that the noes appeared to have it.


Mr. CONYERS. Mr. Chairman, I demand a recorded vote.

A recorded vote was ordered.

The vote was taken by electronic device, and there were--ayes 192, noes 237, not voting 5, as follows:

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Mr. BOB SMITH of Oregon, Mr. BOB SCHAFFER of Colorado, and Mr. GILMAN changed their vote from `aye' to `no.'

Mr. MANTON and Ms. EDDIE BERNICE JOHNSON of Texas changed their vote from `no' to `aye.'

So the amendment was rejected.

The result of the vote was announced as above recorded.