THE DAILY LEADER: MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2007

For Immediate Release:

September 16, 2007

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FLOOR SCHEDULE FOR MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2007

 
House Meets At…
 
Last Vote Predicted…

12:30 p.m.: Morning Hour

  2:00 p.m.: Legislative Business

 

Unlimited “One Minutes” Per Side

  7:00 p.m.

Votes will be postponed until at least 6:30 p.m.

 

Suspensions (12 bills):

1)       H.R. 3246 - Regional Economic and Infrastructure Development Act of 2007 (Rep. Oberstar – Transportation and Infrastructure)

2)       H.Res. 593 – Congratulating scientists F. Sherwood Rowland, Mario Molina, and Paul Crutzen for their work in atmospheric chemistry, particularly concerning the formation and decomposition of ozone that led to the development of the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer (Rep. Loretta Sanchez – Science and Technology)

3)       H.R. 1657 - To establish a Science and Technology Scholarship Program to award scholarships to recruit and prepare students for careers in the National Weather Service and in National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration marine research, atmospheric research, and satellite programs (Rep. Rohrabacher – Science and Technology)

4)       H.R. 3527 - To extend for two months the authorities of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (Rep. Sherman – Foreign Affairs)

5)       H.R. 3528 - To provide authority to the Peace Corps to provide separation pay for host country resident personal services contractors of the Peace Corps (Rep. Lantos – Foreign Affairs)

6)       H.R. 3096 - Vietnam Human Rights Act of 2007 (Rep. Chris Smith - Foreign Affairs)

7)       H.Res. 238 - Commending the first democratic elections in Aceh, a province in Sumatra, Indonesia, and expressing support for the further democratic development and implementation of the Helsinki Memorandum of Understanding (Rep. Crowley – Foreign Affairs)

8)       H.Res. 497 – Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Government of the People's Republic of China should immediately release from custody the children of Rebiya Kadeer and Canadian citizen Huseyin Celil and should refrain from further engaging in acts of cultural, linguistic, and religious suppression directed against the Uyghur people, and for other purposes (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen – Foreign Affairs)

9)       H.Res. 518 – Recognizing the 50th anniversary of Malaysia's independence (Rep. Meeks – Foreign Affairs)

10)    H.Res. 583 – Recognizing the remarkable example of Sir Nicholas Winton who organized the rescue of 669 Jewish Czechoslovakian children from Nazi death camps prior to the outbreak of World War II (Rep. Klein – Foreign Affairs)

11)    H.Res. 639 - Commending the actions of the Government of Germany and its cooperation with United States intelligence agencies in preventing a large-scale terrorist attack against locations in Germany, including sites frequented by Americans (Rep. Gallegly – Foreign Affairs)

12)    H.R. 1154 - To award a Congressional Gold Medal to Michael Ellis DeBakey, M.D. (Rep. Al Green – Financial Services)