vote explanation

  • On occasion, a legislator may wish the official record to reflect the reason why he or she voted yes or no on a particular bill. This vote explanation is found in the Journal, following the vote record of a bill.

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1Oregon State Legislature, Legislative Glossary of Terms, http://­www.leg.state.or.us/­glossary.html (last accessed May 27, 2009).