House Bill Opposes Palestinian
Unilateral Declaration of Independence

(September 27, 2000)


The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed legislation September 27, 2000, that calls on the president not to recognize a unilaterally declared Palestinian state. The bill also will cut off all aid except humanitarian and counterterrorisim to the Palestinians should they unilaterally declare independence.


FINAL VOTE RESULTS FOR ROLL CALL 497
 (Republicans in roman; Democrats in italic; Independents underlined)
      H R 5272     YEA-AND-NAY     27-SEP-2000   12:25 PM
      QUESTION: On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
      BILL TITLE:  Peace Through Negotiations Act

  YEAS NAYS PRES NV
REPUBLICAN 209 2   10
DEMOCRATIC 174 25 4 7
INDEPENDENT 2      
TOTALS 385 27 4 17

--- YEAS    385 ---

Abercrombie Gilchrest Ortiz
Ackerman Gillmor Ose
Aderholt Gilman Owens
Allen Gonzalez Oxley
Andrews Goode Packard
Archer Goodlatte Pallone
Armey Gordon Pascrell
Baca Goss Pastor
Bachus Graham Pease
Baird Granger Pelosi
Baker Green (TX) Peterson (MN)
Baldacci Green (WI) Peterson (PA)
Baldwin Greenwood Petri
Ballenger Gutierrez Phelps
Barcia Gutknecht Pickering
Barr Hall (OH) Pitts
Barrett (NE) Hall (TX) Pombo
Barrett (WI) Hansen Pomeroy
Bartlett Hastings (FL) Porter
Barton Hastings (WA) Portman
Bass Hayes Price (NC)
Becerra Hayworth Pryce (OH)
Bentsen Hefley Quinn
Bereuter Herger Radanovich
Berkley Hill (IN) Ramstad
Berman Hill (MT) Rangel
Berry Hinchey Regula
Biggert Hinojosa Reyes
Bilbray Hobson Reynolds
Bilirakis Hoeffel Riley
Bishop Hoekstra Rodriguez
Blagojevich Holden Roemer
Bliley Holt Rogan
Blumenauer Hooley Rogers
Blunt Horn Ros-Lehtinen
Boehlert Hostettler Rothman
Boehner Houghton Roukema
Bonilla Hoyer Roybal-Allard
Bono Hulshof Royce
Borski Hunter Rush
Boswell Hutchinson Ryan (WI)
Boucher Hyde Ryun (KS)
Boyd Inslee Salmon
Brady (PA) Isakson Sanchez
Brady (TX) Istook Sanders
Brown (FL) Jackson-Lee (TX) Sanford
Brown (OH) Jefferson Sawyer
Bryant Jenkins Saxton
Burr John Scarborough
Burton Johnson (CT) Schaffer
Buyer Johnson, Sam Schakowsky
Callahan Jones (NC) Scott
Calvert Kanjorski Sensenbrenner
Camp Kaptur Sessions
Canady Kasich Shadegg
Cannon Kelly Shaw
Capps Kennedy Shays
Cardin Kildee Sherman
Castle Kilpatrick Sherwood
Chabot Kind (WI) Shimkus
Chambliss King (NY) Shows
Chenoweth-Hage Kingston Shuster
Clement Kleczka Simpson
Clyburn Knollenberg Sisisky
Coble Kolbe Skeen
Coburn Kuykendall Skelton
Collins LaFalce Slaughter
Combest LaHood Smith (MI)
Condit Lampson Smith (NJ)
Cook Lantos Smith (TX)
Cooksey Largent Smith (WA)
Costello Larson Snyder
Cox Latham Souder
Coyne LaTourette Spence
Cramer Leach Spratt
Crane Levin Stabenow
Crowley Lewis (CA) Stearns
Cubin Lewis (GA) Stenholm
Cummings Lewis (KY) Strickland
Cunningham Linder Stump
Davis (FL) Lipinski Stupak
Davis (IL) LoBiondo Sweeney
Davis (VA) Lofgren Talent
Deal Lowey Tancredo
DeGette Lucas (KY) Tanner
Delahunt Lucas (OK) Tauscher
DeLauro Luther Tauzin
DeLay Maloney (CT) Taylor (MS)
DeMint Maloney (NY) Taylor (NC)
Deutsch Manzullo Terry
Diaz-Balart Markey Thompson (CA)
Dickey Martinez Thompson (MS)
Dicks Mascara Thornberry
Dixon Matsui Thune
Doggett McCarthy (MO) Thurman
Dooley McCarthy (NY) Tiahrt
Doyle McCrery Tierney
Dreier McGovern Toomey
Duncan McHugh Towns
Dunn McInnis Turner
Edwards McIntyre Udall (CO)
Ehlers McKeon Udall (NM)
Ehrlich McNulty Upton
Emerson Meehan Velazquez
Engel Meeks (NY) Visclosky
English Menendez Vitter
Eshoo Metcalf Walden
Etheridge Mica Walsh
Evans Millender-McDonald Wamp
Everett Miller (FL) Watkins
Farr Miller, Gary Watts (OK)
Fattah Minge Waxman
Filner Mink Weiner
Fletcher Moakley Weldon (FL)
Foley Mollohan Weldon (PA)
Forbes Moore Weller
Ford Moran (KS) Wexler
Fossella Morella Weygand
Fowler Myrick Whitfield
Frank (MA) Nadler Wicker
Franks (NJ) Napolitano Wilson
Frelinghuysen Neal Wise
Frost Nethercutt Wolf
Gallegly Ney Woolsey
Ganske Northup Wu
Gejdenson Norwood Young (AK)
Gekas Nussle Young (FL)
Gephardt Oberstar  
Gibbons Olver  
--- NAYS    27 ---

Bonior Johnson, E. B. Rahall
Carson Lee Rohrabacher
Clay McDermott Sabo
Clayton McKinney Serrano
Conyers Miller, George Stark
Danner Moran (VA) Sununu
Dingell Murtha Traficant
Hilliard Obey Waters
Jackson (IL) Payne Watt (NC)
 
--- PRESENTS    4 ---

Capuano Kucinich  
DeFazio Rivers  
--- NOT VOTING    17 ---

Campbell Klink Pickett
Doolittle Lazio Sandlin
Ewing McCollum Thomas
Goodling McIntosh Vento
Hilleary Meek (FL) Wynn
Jones (OH) Paul