[Congressional Record Volume 158, Number 160 (Wednesday, December 12, 2012)]
[Extensions of Remarks]
[Page E1915]
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                          PERSONAL EXPLANATION


                            HON. ADAM SMITH

                             of washington

                    in the house of representatives

                      Wednesday, December 12, 2012

  Mr. SMITH of Washington. Mr. Speaker, on Friday, November 30, 2012, I 
was unable to be present for recorded votes due to illness. Had I been 
present, I would have voted: ``yes'' on vote No. 612 (on the motion to 
recommit H.R. 6429 with instructions); and ``no'' on vote No. 613 (on 
passage of H.R. 6429).