THE DAILY LEADER: WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2010

House Meets At: First Vote Predicted: Last Vote Predicted:

10:00 a.m.: Legislative Business

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.

“One Minutes” (15 per side)

H.Res. 1752 - Same Day Consideration Rule - Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules (Rep. Slaughter – Rules)
 
H.J.Res. __ - Making Further Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2011 (Rep. Obey – Appropriations) (Subject to a Rule)
 
Further Action on the American Dream Act
 
Possible Further Action on the Food Safety Enhancement Act
 
Suspensions (8 Bills)
  1. H.R. 5987 - Seniors Protection Act of 2010 (Rep. Pomeroy - Ways and Means)
  2. S. 3789 - Social Security Number Protection Act of 2010 (Sen. Feinstein - Ways and Means)
  3. H.Res. 1746 - Recognizing and supporting the efforts of Welcome Back Veterans to augment the services provided by the Departments of Defense and Veterans' Affairs in providing timely and world-class care for veterans and members of the Armed Forces suffering from PTSD and related psychiatric disorders (Rep. Israel - Veterans' Affairs)
  4. H.R. 5470 - To exclude an external power supply for certain security or life safety alarms and surveillance system components from the application of certain energy efficiency standards under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (Rep. Pallone - Energy and Commerce)
  5. H.R. 4501 - Guarantee of a Legitimate Deal Act (Rep. Weiner - Energy and Commerce)
  6. H.R. 5012 - Weekends Without Hunger Act (Rep. Titus - Education and Labor)
  7. S. 3817 - CAPTA Reauthorization Act of 2010 (Sen. Dodd - Education and Labor)
  8. H.R. 6495 - Robert C. Byrd Mine Safety Protection Act of 2010 (Rep. George Miller - Education and Labor)
Postponed Suspension Votes (8 Bills)
  1. H.Res. 1531 - Expressing support for designation of 2011 as "World Veterinary Year" to bring attention to and show appreciation for the veterinary profession on its 250th anniversary (Rep. Schrader - Oversight and Government Reform)
  2. H.Res. 1704 - Honoring the 2500th anniversary of the Battle of Marathon (Rep. McGovern - Foreign Affairs)
  3. H.Res. 1402 - Recognizing the 50th anniversary of the National Council for International Visitors, and expressing support for designation of February 16, 2011, as "Citizen Diplomacy Day" (Rep. Moran (VA) - Foreign Affairs)
  4. H.Res. 1717 - Congratulating imprisoned Chinese democracy advocate Liu Xiaobo on the award of the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize (Rep. Smith (NJ) - Foreign Affairs)
  5. H.Res. 1540 - Supporting the goal of eradicating illicit marijuana cultivation on Federal lands and calling on the Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy to develop a coordinated strategy to permanently dismantle Mexican drug trafficking organizations operating on Federal lands (Rep. Herger - Judiciary)
  6. S. 3998 - Criminal History Background Checks Pilot Extension Act of 2010 (Sen. Schumer - Judiciary)
  7. H.R. 3353 - To provide for American Samoa and the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas to be treated as States for certain criminal justice programs (Rep. Sablan - Judiciary)
  8. H.R. 6412 - Access to Criminal History Records for State Sentencing Commissions Act of 2010 (Rep. Scott (VA) - Judiciary)
* Conference Reports may be brought up at any time.
* Motions to go to Conference should they become available.
* Possible Motions to Instruct Conferees.
 
The Daily Quote

"Supporting the Dream Act would send a useful message - that some Republicans in victory are capable of governing for the sake of everyone.”


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Michael Gerson, President George W. Bush’s former speechwriter, Washington Post, 12/7/2010