FINDING GOVERNMENT OF IRAQ IN BREACH OF INTERNATIONAL OBLIGATIONS (House of Representatives - August 03, 1998)

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The SPEAKER pro tempore. The pending business is the question of suspending the rules and passing the Senate joint resolution, Senate Joint Resolution 54.

The Clerk read the title of the Senate joint resolution.

The SPEAKER pro tempore. The question is on the motion offered by the gentleman from New York (Mr. Gilman) that the House suspend the rules and pass the Senate joint resolution, Senate Joint Resolution 54, on which the yeas and nays are ordered.

This is a 5-minute vote.

The vote was taken by electronic device, and there were--yeas 407, nays 6, not voting 21, as follows:

Roll No. 378

[Roll No. 378]

YEAS--407

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NAYS--6

NOT VOTING--21

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So (two-thirds of those having voted in favor thereof) the rules were suspended and the Senate joint resolution was passed.

The result of the vote was announced as above recorded.

A motion to reconsider was laid on the table.

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