THE DAILY LEADER: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 23, 2010

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FLOOR SCHEDULE FOR WEDNESDAY, JUNE 23, 2010
 
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10:00 a.m.: Legislative Business

  11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
 

“One Minutes” (15 per side)

 

Suspensions (16 Bills)

  1. H.R. 5551 - To require the Secretary of the Treasury to make a certification when making purchases under the Small Business Lending Fund Program (Reps. Kosmas/Driehaus - Financial Services)
  2. H.Res. 1434 - Recognizing National Homeownership Month and the importance of homeownership in the United States (Rep. Gary Miller - Financial Services)
  3. H.R. __ - To extend the authorization of the National Flood Insurance Program until September 30, 2010 (Rep. Waters - Financial Services)
  4. S. 2865 - Congressional Award Program Reauthorization Act (Sen. Lieberman - Education and Labor)
  5. H.Con.Res. 285 - Supporting the goals and ideals of designating 2010 as the Year of the Father (Rep. McMorris Rodgers - Education and Labor)
  6. H.Res. 1034 - Expressing support for designation of July 2010 as "Braille Literacy Month" (Rep. Sarbanes - Education and Labor)
  7. H.Res. 1373 - Expressing support for "National Physical Education and Sport Week" (Rep. Altmire - Education and Labor)
  8. H.R. 3993 - Calling Card Consumer Protection Act (Rep. Engel - Energy and Commerce)
  9. S. 1660 - Formaldehyde Standards for Composite Wood Products Act (Sen. Klobuchar - Energy and Commerce)
  10. H.Res. 1350 - Recognizing June 20, 2010, as World Refugee Day (Rep. Watson - Foreign Affairs)
  11. S.J.Res. 32 - Recognizing the 60th anniversary of the outbreak of the Korean War and reaffirming the United States-Korea alliance (Sen. Burr - Foreign Affairs)
  12. H.Res. __ - Recognizing the 50th anniversary of the conclusion of the United States-Japan Treaty of Mutual Cooperation and Security and expressing appreciation to the Government of Japan and the Japanese people for enhancing peace, prosperity, and security in the Asia-Pacific region (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen - Foreign Affairs)
  13. H.Res. __ - Reaffirming the longstanding friendship and alliance between the United States and Colombia (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen - Foreign Affairs)
  14. H.Res. 1359 - Calling for the immediate and unconditional release of Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit held captive by Hamas (Rep. Ackerman - Foreign Affairs)
  15. H.Res. 1457 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives on the one-year anniversary of the Government of Iran’s  manipulation of Iranian elections, on the Government of Iran’s continued denial of human rights and democracy to the people of Iran, and on the Government of Iran’s continued pursuit of a nuclear weapons capability (Rep. Costa - Foreign Affairs)
  16. H.R. 5481 - To give subpoena power to the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling (Rep. Capps - Natural Resources)

 

Postponed Suspension Votes (2 Bills)

  1. H.Res. 1369 - Recognizing the significance of National Caribbean-American Heritage Month (Rep. Lee (CA) - Oversight and Government Reform)
  2. H.Res. 1388 - Supporting the goals and ideals of National Hurricane Preparedness Week (Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart - 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.


The Daily Quote

"[President Obama unveiled] what his administration is calling ‘a new Patient’s Bill of Rights’ — a set of regulations governing how the industry implements some of the most consumer-friendly provisions of the health care bill. The rules, which take effect Sept. 23, prevent insurers from refusing to cover children with pre-existing conditions; impose strict limits on insurers’ ability to cap coverage during any given year; end lifetime coverage caps; and end the practice known as rescission, in which companies, citing minor paperwork mistakes, cancel coverage for people who get sick. Under the new regulations, companies will be prohibited from rescinding coverage except in cases involving fraud or intentional misrepresentation of facts.”

 

  –     New York Times, 6/22/2010