[Congressional Record Volume 157, Number 108 (Tuesday, July 19, 2011)]
[Extensions of Remarks]
[Page E1358]
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                          PERSONAL EXPLANATION


                         HON. TIMOTHY H. BISHOP

                              of new york

                    in the house of representatives

                         Tuesday, July 19, 2011

  Mr. BISHOP of New York. Mr. Speaker, due to previously scheduled 
official commitments in my district, I was unavoidably detained and not 
present in the House chamber on Monday, July 18 to vote on rollcalls 
601 and 602.
  I would have voted ``yea'' on both rollcalls had I been present.