THE DAILY LEADER: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2008

For Immediate Release:

September 22, 2008

Contact:Stacey Farnen Bernards
(202) 225 - 3130

download printable copy
The Daily Leader - Steny Hoyer
majorityleader.house.gov · (202) 225-3130

FLOOR SCHEDULE FOR TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2008

 
House Meets At…
 
Last Vote Predicted…

  9:00 a.m.: Morning Hour

10:00 a.m.: Legislative Business

 

 Unlimited “One Minutes” Per Side

    7:00 – 8:00 p.m.

H.R. 5244 - the Credit Cardholders' Bill of Rights Act of 2008 (Rep. Maloney – Financial Services) (Subject to a Rule)

 

Suspensions (39 Bills):

1)     H.R. 6984 - The Federal Aviation Administration Extension Act of 2008, Part II (Rep. Oberstar – Transportation and Infrastructure/ Ways and Means)

2)     H.Res. __ - Recognizing the 150th anniversary year of the founding of Macy’s, Inc. as an American entrepreneurial success story and the role Macy’s Inc. plays in supporting America’s small businesses and vendors (Rep. Chabot – Small Business)

3)     H.R. 5443 - United States-Republic of Korea Defense Cooperation Improvement Act of 2008 (Rep. Royce – Foreign Affairs)

4)     H.R. 6646 - To require the Secretary of State, in consultation with the Secretary of Defense, to provide detailed briefings to Congress on any recent discussions conducted between United States Government and the Government of Taiwan and any potential transfer of defense articles or defense services to the Government of Taiwan (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen – Foreign Affairs)

5)     H.Con.Res. 255 - Expressing the sense of Congress regarding the U.S. commitment to preservation of religious and cultural sites and condemning instances where sites are desecrated   (Rep. Ferguson – Foreign Affairs)

6)     H.Res. 1227 - Condemning sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and calling on the international community to take immediate actions to respond to the violence  (Rep. Maloney – Foreign Affairs)

7)     H.Res. 1314 - Remembering the 75th anniversary of the Ukrainian Famine of 1932-1933 and extending the deepest sympathies of the House of Representatives to the victims, survivors, and families of this tragedy  (Rep. Levin – Foreign Affairs)

8)     H.Res. 1402 - Supporting a transition to democracy through free, fair, credible, peaceful, and transparent elections in Bangladesh (Rep. Crowley – Foreign Affairs)

9)     H.Res. 1435 - Recognizing the 70th anniversary of the 1938 occurrence of Kristallnacht, The Night of Broken Glass  (Rep. Hodes – Foreign Affairs)

10)   H.Res. 1451 - Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission Establishment Resolution (Rep. McGovern – Foreign Affairs)

11)   H.Res. 1461 - Recognizing the Tenth Anniversary of the terrorist bombings of the United States embassies in Nairobi, Kenya, and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, and the memorializing of the citizens and families of the United States, Kenya and Tanzania whose lives were lost or who were injured as a result of these attacks  (Rep. Scott (GA) – Foreign Affairs)

12)   H.Con.Res. 371 - Strongly supporting and immediate and just restitution of, or compensation for, property illegally confiscated during the last century by Nazi and Communist regimes (Rep. Wexler – Foreign Affairs)

13)   H.Res. 1361 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should lead a high-level diplomatic effort to defeat the campaign by some members of the Organization of the Islamic Conference to divert the United Nation's Durban Review Conference from a review of problems in their own and other countries by attacking Israel, promoting anti-Semitism, and undermining the Universal Charter of Human Rights and to ensure that the Durban Review Conference serves as a forum to review commitments to combat all forms of racism  (Rep. Berman – Foreign Affairs)

14)   H.Res. 1369 - Recognizing nongovernmental organizations working to bring just and lasting peace between Israelis and Palestinians (Rep. Lee – Foreign Affairs)

15)   H.Con.Res. 374 - Supporting the spirit of peace and desire for unity displayed in the letter from 138 leading Muslim scholars, and in the Pope's response (Rep. Wamp – Foreign Affairs)

16)   H.R. 5834 - North Korean Human Rights Reauthorization Act of 2008' (Ros-Lehtinen – Foreign Affairs)

17)   H.R. 758 - The Breast Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2007 (Rep. DeLauro – Energy and Commerce)

18)   H.R. 6908 - The Health Insurance Source of Injury Clarification Act of 2008 (Rep. Burgess – Energy and Commerce)

19)   H.R. 6469 - The Stephanie Tubbs Jones Organ Transplant Authorization Act of 2008 (Rep. DeGette – Energy and Commerce)

20)   S. 1760 - The Healthy Start Reauthorization Act of 2007 (Sen. Brown – Energy and Commerce)

21)   H.R. 1532 - Comprehensive Tuberculosis Elimination Act of 2007 (Rep. Gene Green (TX) – Energy and Commerce)

22)   H.R. 2994 - National Pain Care Policy Act of 2007 (Rep. Capps – Energy and Commerce)

23)   H.R. 5265 - Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Community Assistance, Research and Education Amendments of 2008 (Rep. Engel – Energy and Commerce)

24)   H.R. 6901 - Meth Free Families and Communities Act (Rep. Hooley – Energy and Commerce)

25)   H.R. 2583 - Physician Workforce and Graduate Medical Education Enhancement Act of 2007 (Rep. Burgess – Energy and Commerce)

26)   H.Res. 1042 - Supporting the We Don’t Serve Teens Campaign (Rep. Bono Mack – Energy and Commerce)

27)   H.Con.Res. 393 - Supporting the Goals and Ideals of National Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month (Rep. Pickering – Energy and Commerce)

28)   H.Res. 988 - Designating the month of March 2008 as "MRSA Awareness Month" (Rep. Matheson – Energy and Commerce)

29)   H.Res. 1381 - Expressing the sense of the House that there should be an increased Federal commitment prioritizing prevention and public health for all people in the United States (Rep. Roybal-Allard - Energy and Commerce)

30)   H.R. 1014 - Heart Disease Education, Analysis Research, and Treatment for Women Act (Rep. Capps – Energy and Commerce)

31)   H.R. 6353 - Ryan Haight Online Pharmacy Consumer Protection Act of 2008 (Rep. Stupak – Energy and Commerce)

32)  H.R. 6983 - Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 (Rep. Kennedy – Energy and Commerce)

33)   H.R. 4544 - Code Talkers Recognition Act of 2008 (Rep. Boren – Financial Services)

34)   H.R. 6950 - Stephanie Tubbs Jones Gift of Life Medal Act of 2008 (Rep. Stark – Financial Services)

35)   H.R. 3018 - Family Self-Sufficiency Act of 2007 (Rep. Biggert – Financial Services)

36)   H.R. 6894 - Defense Production Act Extension and Reauthorization of 2008 (Rep. Gutierrez – Financial Services) 

37)   H.R. 6965 – To extend the authorization of the national flood insurance program (Rep. Frank – Financial Services)

38)   H.Res. ___ – Recognizing the 35th Anniversary of Atlantik-B Young Leaders Conference (Rep. Campbell – Financial Services)

39)   H.R. ___ - Native American Housing Assistance and Self Determination Act Reauthorization (Rep. Frank – Financial Services)

 

Postponed Suspension Votes (9 Bills):

1)     H.R. 6897 - Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2008 (Rep. Filner – Veterans’ Affairs)

2)     H.R. 160 - Revolutionary War and War of 1812 Battlefield Protection Act (Rep. Holt – Natural Resources)

3)     H.R. 2933 - Civil War Battlefield Preservation Act of 2008 (Rep. Gary Miller (CA) - Natural Resources)

4)     H.R. 4828 - Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park Boundary Expansion and Redesignation Act of 2008 (Rep. Ortiz – Natural Resources)

5)     S.J.Res. 45 - Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Basin Water Resources Compact (Sen. Levin - Judiciary)

6)     H.R. 5352 - Elder Abuse Victims Act of 2008 (Rep. Sestak - Judiciary)

7)     H.R. 642 – Honorable Stephanie Tubbs Jones College Fire Prevention Act (Reps. Tubbs Jones (OH)/Clyburn - Education and Labor)

8)     S. 2606 - To reauthorize the United States Fire Administration, and for other purposes (Sen. Dodd – Science and Technology)

9)     H.R. 6323 - To establish a research, development, demonstration, and commercial application program to promote research of appropriate technologies for heavy duty plug-in hybrid vehicles, and for other purposes (Rep. Sensenbrenner – Science and Technology)

 

 

* Conference Reports may be brought up at any time.

* Motions to go to Conference should they become available.      

* Possible Motions to Instruct Conferees.