H. 554

An act making appropriations for the support of government Rep. Emmons et al amendment regarding a correctional facility in Springfield, the Vermont housing and conservation board and creation of a higher education trust fund.

Yeas, 92. Nays, 53. Absent, 4. House Journal 4/1/99.

Those who voted in the affirmative are:Those who voted in the negative are:Those absent with leave of the House and not voting are:
Alfano of Calais
Allard of St. Albans Town
Anderson of Woodstock
Angell of Randolph
Aswad of Burlington
Atkins of Winooski
Barbieri of Wallingford
Blanchard of Essex
Buckland of Newport Town
Carmolli of Rutland City
Colvin of Bennington
Costello of Brattleboro
Cross of Winooski
Dakin of Colchester
Darrow of Newfane
Darrow of Dummerston
Deen of Westminster
Deuel of West Rutland
Doyle of Richmond
Dunne of Hartland
Edwards of Swanton
Emmons of Springfield
Flory of Pittsford
Follett of Springfield
Fox of Essex
Fyfe of Newport City
Gervais of Enosburg
Ginevan of Middlebury
Gretkowski of Burlington
Hathaway of Barton
Heath of Westford
Hoag of Woodford
Howrigan of Fairfield
Hummel of Underhill
Kainen of Hartford
Keenan of St. Albans City
Kehler of Pomfret
Kinsey of Craftsbury
Kitzmiller of Montpelier
Koch of Barre Town
Krasnow of Charlotte
Krawczyk of Bennington
Kreitzer of Rutland City
Lafayette of Burlington
Larocque of Barnet
Larrabee of Danville
Lehman of Hartford
Lippert of Hinesburg
Little of Shelburne
Mackinnon of Sharon
Mallary of Brookfield
Masland of Thetford
Mazzariello of Rutland City
McNamara of Burlington
Metzger of Milton
Milkey of Brattleboro
Milne of Washington
Molloy of Arlington
Moore of Rutland City
Morrissey of Bennington
Nitka of Ludlow
Nuovo of Middlebury
Palmer of Pownal
Paquin of Fairfax
Parizo of Essex
Partridge of Windham
Pembroke of Bennington
Perry of Richford
Poirier of Barre City
Postman of Brownington
Pugh of South Burlington
Richardson of Weathersfield
Rivero of Milton
Robb of Swanton
Rusten of Halifax
Seibert of Norwich
Severance of Colchester
Smith of Sudbury
Steele of Waterbury
Stevens of Newbury
Suchmann of Chester
Sullivan of Burlington
Sweaney of Windsor
Sweetser of Essex
Tracy of Burlington
Vinton of Colchester
Waite of Pawlet
Westman of Cambridge
Wheeler of Burlington
Willett of St. Albans City
Winters of Williamstown
Wisell of Bristol
Baker of West Rutland
Barney of Highgate
Bourdeau of Hyde Park
Bouricius of Burlington
Bristol of Brattleboro
Brooks of Montpelier
Brown of Walden
Clark of St. Johnsbury
Cleland of Northfield
Corren of Burlington
Crawford of Burke
DePoy of Rutland City
Dominick of Starksboro
Freed of Dorset
Gray of Barre Town
Helm of Castleton
Hingtgen of Burlington
Holmes of Bethel
Houston of Ferrisburg
Hudson of Lyndon
Hyde of Fayston
Johnson of Canaan
Jordan of Middlesex
LaBarge of Grand Isle
Livingston of Manchester
Marron of Stowe
Maslack of Poultney
Mazur of South Burlington
McGrath of Ferrisburg
Miller of Shaftsbury
Mullin of Rutland Town
Neiman of Georgia
O'Donnell of Vernon
Osman of Plainfield
Peaslee of Guildhall
Pike of Mendon
Pratt of Castleton
Quaid of Williston
Schaefer of Colchester
Schiavone of Shelburne
Sheltra of Derby
Sherman of St. Johnsbury
Smith of New Haven
Starr of Troy
Symington of Jericho
Towne of Berlin
Valsangiacomo of Barre City
Vincent of Waterbury
Voyer of Morristown
Weiss of Northfield
Woodward of Johnson
Young of Orwell
Zuckerman of Burlington
Flaherty of South Burlington
Hube of Londonderry
Randall of Bradford
Wood of Brandon
Rep. Barney of Highgate, explained his vote as follows:

"Mr. Speaker: The amount of money this state spends on higher education is embarrassing. We can do better than this."

Rep. Valsangiacomo of Barre City, explained his vote as follows:

"Mr. Speaker: It's most unfortunate that more and more of our state and federal taxes are going to build public housing, not houses, but jails."

Rep. Young of Orwell, explained his vote as follows:

"Mr. Speaker: Wouldn't it be cheaper to just buy Springfield?"