NATIONAL FLOOD INSURANCE PROGRAM EXTENSION ACT; Congressional Record Vol. 164, No. 202
(House of Representatives - December 21, 2018)

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             NATIONAL FLOOD INSURANCE PROGRAM EXTENSION ACT

  The SPEAKER pro tempore. The unfinished business is the vote on the 
motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill (S. 3628) to reauthorize 
the National Flood Insurance Program, on which the yeas and nays were 
ordered.
  The Clerk read the title of the bill.
  The SPEAKER pro tempore. The question is on the motion offered by the 
gentleman from New Jersey (Mr. MacArthur) that the House suspend the 
rules and pass the bill.
  This is a 5-minute vote.
  The vote was taken by electronic device, and there were--yeas 315, 
nays 48, not voting 69, as follows:

                             [Roll No. 500]

                               YEAS--315

     Abraham
     Adams
     Aderholt
     Aguilar
     Allen
     Amodei
     Babin
     Bacon
     Balderson
     Banks (IN)
     Barragan
     Bera
     Bergman
     Beyer
     Bilirakis
     Bishop (GA)
     Bishop (MI)
     Bishop (UT)
     Blunt Rochester
     Bonamici
     Bost
     Boyle, Brendan F.
     Brooks (IN)
     Brown (MD)
     Brownley (CA)
     Buchanan
     Bucshon
     Burgess
     Bustos
     Butterfield
     Byrne
     Calvert
     Cardenas
     Carson (IN)
     Carter (GA)
     Carter (TX)
     Cartwright
     Castor (FL)
     Castro (TX)
     Cheney
     Chu, Judy
     Cicilline
     Clark (MA)
     Clarke (NY)
     Clay
     Cleaver
     Clyburn
     Coffman
     Cohen
     Cole
     Collins (GA)
     Collins (NY)
     Comer
     Comstock
     Cook
     Cooper
     Costello (PA)
     Courtney
     Cramer
     Crawford
     Crist
     Cuellar
     Culberson
     Cummings
     Curbelo (FL)
     Curtis
     Davis (CA)
     Davis, Danny
     Davis, Rodney
     DeFazio
     DeGette
     Delaney
     DelBene
     Demings
     DeSaulnier
     Deutch
     Diaz-Balart
     Dingell
     Doggett
     Donovan
     Doyle, Michael F.
     Dunn
     Emmer
     Engel
     Espaillat
     Estes (KS)
     Esty (CT)
     Evans
     Faso
     Ferguson
     Fitzpatrick
     Fleischmann
     Flores
     Fortenberry
     Foster
     Frankel (FL)
     Frelinghuysen
     Gabbard
     Gaetz
     Gallego
     Gianforte
     Gibbs
     Gomez
     Gonzalez (TX)
     Goodlatte
     Gottheimer
     Granger
     Graves (GA)
     Graves (LA)
     Graves (MO)
     Green, Al
     Griffith
     Grijalva
     Grothman
     Guthrie
     Handel
     Harper
     Harris
     Hartzler
     Heck
     Hern
     Herrera Beutler
     Higgins (LA)
     Higgins (NY)
     Himes
     Holding
     Hoyer
     Huffman
     Hunter
     Hurd
     Issa
     Jackson Lee
     Jayapal
     Jeffries
     Johnson (GA)
     Johnson (LA)
     Johnson (OH)
     Jones (MI)
     Joyce (OH)
     Kaptur
     Katko
     Kelly (IL)
     Kelly (MS)
     Kelly (PA)
     Kennedy
     Khanna
     Kihuen
     Kildee
     Kilmer
     King (IA)
     King (NY)
     Kinzinger
     Knight
     Krishnamoorthi
     Kuster (NH)
     Kustoff (TN)
     LaHood
     LaMalfa
     Lamb
     Lamborn
     Lance
     Langevin
     Larsen (WA)
     Lawrence
     Lawson (FL)
     Lee
     Levin
     Lewis (GA)
     Lieu, Ted
     Lipinski
     LoBiondo
     Loebsack
     Lofgren
     Long
     Loudermilk
     Lowey
     Lucas
     Lujan, Ben Ray
     Lynch
     MacArthur
     Maloney, Carolyn B.
     Maloney, Sean
     Marchant
     Marino
     Marshall
     Mast
     Matsui
     McCarthy
     McCaul
     McCollum
     McEachin
     McGovern
     McHenry
     McKinley
     McMorris Rodgers
     McNerney
     McSally
     Meeks
     Meng
     Mitchell
     Moolenaar
     Moore
     Morelle
     Moulton
     Mullin
     Murphy (FL)
     Nadler
     Napolitano
     Neal
     Newhouse
     Norcross
     Nunes
     O'Halleran
     O'Rourke
     Olson
     Palazzo
     Pallone
     Panetta
     Pascrell
     Paulsen
     Payne
     Pelosi
     Perlmutter
     Perry
     Peters
     Peterson
     Pingree
     Pocan
     Poliquin
     Price (NC)
     Quigley
     Raskin
     Reed
     Rice (NY)
     Rice (SC)
     Richmond
     Roby
     Roe (TN)
     Rogers (AL)
     Rogers (KY)
     Rohrabacher
     Ros-Lehtinen
     Rouzer
     Roybal-Allard
     Royce (CA)

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     Ruiz
     Ruppersberger
     Rush
     Russell
     Rutherford
     Ryan (OH)
     Sanchez
     Sanford
     Sarbanes
     Scalise
     Scanlon
     Schakowsky
     Schiff
     Schneider
     Schrader
     Scott (VA)
     Scott, Austin
     Scott, David
     Sessions
     Sewell (AL)
     Sherman
     Shimkus
     Simpson
     Sires
     Smith (NE)
     Smith (NJ)
     Smith (WA)
     Smucker
     Soto
     Speier
     Stefanik
     Stivers
     Suozzi
     Swalwell (CA)
     Takano
     Tenney
     Thompson (CA)
     Thompson (MS)
     Thompson (PA)
     Thornberry
     Tipton
     Titus
     Tonko
     Torres
     Trott
     Turner
     Upton
     Valadao
     Vargas
     Veasey
     Vela
     Visclosky
     Walden
     Walorski
     Wasserman Schultz
     Waters, Maxine
     Watson Coleman
     Weber (TX)
     Welch
     Wild
     Wilson (FL)
     Wilson (SC)
     Wittman
     Womack
     Woodall
     Yarmuth
     Yoder
     Young (AK)
     Young (IA)
     Zeldin

                                NAYS--48

     Amash
     Barr
     Biggs
     Brat
     Brooks (AL)
     Budd
     Chabot
     Cloud
     Conaway
     Connolly
     Davidson
     DesJarlais
     Duffy
     Duncan (SC)
     Foxx
     Gallagher
     Garrett
     Gohmert
     Gosar
     Hensarling
     Hice, Jody B.
     Hill
     Hollingsworth
     Hudson
     Huizenga
     Jordan
     Latta
     Lesko
     Luetkemeyer
     Massie
     McClintock
     Meadows
     Mooney (WV)
     Norman
     Palmer
     Pearce
     Rokita
     Rothfus
     Schweikert
     Sensenbrenner
     Smith (MO)
     Stewart
     Walberg
     Walker
     Wenstrup
     Westerman
     Williams
     Yoho

                             NOT VOTING--69

     Arrington
     Barletta
     Barton
     Bass
     Beatty
     Black
     Blackburn
     Blum
     Blumenauer
     Brady (PA)
     Brady (TX)
     Buck
     Capuano
     Carbajal
     Correa
     Costa
     Crowley
     DeLauro
     Denham
     Duncan (TN)
     Ellison
     Eshoo
     Fudge
     Garamendi
     Gowdy
     Green, Gene
     Gutierrez
     Hanabusa
     Hastings
     Hultgren
     Jenkins (KS)
     Johnson, E. B.
     Johnson, Sam
     Jones (NC)
     Keating
     Kind
     Labrador
     Larson (CT)
     Lewis (MN)
     Love
     Lowenthal
     Lujan Grisham, M.
     Messer
     Noem
     Nolan
     Pittenger
     Poe (TX)
     Polis
     Posey
     Ratcliffe
     Reichert
     Renacci
     Rooney, Francis
     Rooney, Thomas J.
     Rosen
     Roskam
     Ross
     Serrano
     Shea-Porter
     Shuster
     Sinema
     Smith (TX)
     Taylor
     Tsongas
     Velazquez
     Wagner
     Walters, Mimi
     Walz
     Webster (FL)

                              {time}  1821

  So (two-thirds being in the affirmative) the rules were suspended and 
the bill was passed.
  The result of the vote was announced as above recorded.
  A motion to reconsider was laid on the table.
  Stated for:
  Mr. COSTA. Mr. Speaker, due to unforeseen circumstances, I was unable 
to be in attendance for Roll Call Vote No. 500. Had I been present I 
would have voted YES.
  Mrs. WAGNER. Mr. Speaker, I was unavoidably detained. Had I been 
present, I would have voted ``yea'' on rollcall No. 500.


                          personal explanation

  Mr. BLUMENAUER. Mr. Speaker, had I been present for the vote today on 
the enrollment correction to H.R. 4174, the Foundations for Evidence-
Based Policymaking Act of 2017 (Roll no. 483), I would have voted 
``aye.''
  On concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 4174, the Foundations 
for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2017 (Roll no. 484), I would 
have voted ``aye.''
  On S. 3277, the Space Frontier Act of 2018 (Roll no. 485), I would 
have voted ``no.''
  On the House Amendment to S. 3661, the 75th Anniversary of World War 
II Commemoration Act (Roll no. 486), I would have voted ``aye.''
  On concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2200, the Frederick 
Douglass Trafficking Victims Prevention and Protection Reauthorization 
Act of 2018 (Roll no. 487), I would have voted ``aye.''
  On S. 1023, the Tropical Forest Conservation Reauthorization Act of 
2018 (Roll no. 488), I would have voted ``aye.''
  On S. 1158, the Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 
2018 (Roll no. 489), I would have voted ``aye.''
  On S. 1580, the Protecting Girls' Access to Education in Vulnerable 
Settings Act (Roll no. 490), I would have voted ``aye.''
  On S. 1862 the Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 
2017, as amended (Roll no.491), I would have voted ``aye.''
  On S. 3247, the Women's Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment Act 
of 2018 (Roll no.492), I would have voted ``aye.''
  On S. 512, the Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act (Roll 
no. 493), I would have voted ``aye.''
  On S. 1934, the Alaska Remote Generator Reliability and Protection 
Act (Roll no. 494), I would have voted ``no.''
  On concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 6287, the 9/11 Memorial 
Act (Roll no. 495), I would have voted ``aye.''
  On S. 3456, a bill to redesignate Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge 
as the Nathaniel P. Reed Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge, and for 
other purposes (Roll no. 496), I would have voted ``aye.''
  On H.R. 7388, a bill to extend the National Flood Insurance Program, 
and for other purposes, (Roll call no. 497) I would have voted ``no.''
  On the Motion to Fix the Convening Time (Roll call. no 498) I would 
have voted ``no.''
  On H. Con. Res. 148, the enrollment correction to S. 3628, a bill to 
reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program (Roll call. no 499) I 
would have voted ``aye.''
  Additionally, had I been present for the vote on S. 3628, a bill to 
reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program (Roll call. no 500) I 
would have voted ``aye.''


                          PERSONAL EXPLANATION

  Ms. ESHOO. Mr. Speaker, I was unable to be present during roll call 
vote number 483, 484, 485, 486, 487, 488, 489, 490, 491, 492, 493, 494, 
495, 496, 497, 498, 499, and 500 on December 21, 2018, due to a death 
in my family. Had I been present, I would have voted:
  On rollcall vote No. 483, I would have voted yes.
  On rollcall vote No. 484, I would have voted yes.
  On rollcall vote No. 485, I would have voted no.
  On rollcall vote No. 486, I would have voted yes.
  On rollcall vote No. 487, I would have voted yes.
  On rollcall vote No 488, I would have voted yes.
  On rollcall vote No. 489, I would have voted yes.
  On rollcall vote No. 490, I would have voted yes.
  On rollcall vote No. 491, I would have voted yes.
  On rollcall vote No. 492, I would have voted yes.
  On rollcall vote No. 493, I would have voted yes.
  On rollcall vote No. 494, I would have voted no.
  On rollcall vote No. 495, I would have voted yes.
  On rollcall vote No. 496, I would have voted yes.
  On rollcall vote No. 497, I would have voted no.
  On rollcall vote No. 498, I would have voted no.
  On rollcall vote No. 499, I would have voted yes.
  On rollcall vote No. 500, I would have voted yes.

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