THE DAILY LEADER: WEDNESDAY, MAY 21, 2008

For Immediate Release:

May 20, 2008

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FLOOR SCHEDULE FOR WEDNESDAY, MAY 21, 2008

 
House Meets At…
 
Last Vote Predicted…

10:00 a.m.: Legislative Business

 

Fifteen “One Minutes” Per Side

  8:00 – 9:00 p.m.  

H.R. 6049 - The Renewable Energy and Job Creation Act of 2008 (Rep. Rangel – Ways and Means) (Subject to a Rule)

 

Conference Report on S.Con.Res. 70 - the Concurrent Budget Resolution for 2009 (Rep. Spratt – Budget) (Subject to a Rule)

 

H.R. 5658 The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009 (Rep. Skelton – Armed Services) (Subject to a Rule)

 

Possible Vote to Override the President’s Veto of H.R. 2419 - Food and Energy Security Act of 2007 (Agriculture – Rep. Peterson) (Subject to a Rule)

 

Possible Postponed Suspension Votes (31 Bills)  

1)     H.Con.Res. 300 - Recognizing the necessity for the United States to maintain its significant leadership role in improving the health and promoting the resiliency of coral reef ecosystems, and for other purposes (Rep. Bordallo – Natural Resources)

2)     S.J.Res. 17 - A joint resolution directing the United States to initiate international discussions and take necessary steps with other Nations to negotiate an agreement for managing migratory and transboundary fish stocks in the Arctic Ocean (Sen. Stevens (AK) – Natural Resources)   

3)     H.Con.Res. 325 - Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Mackinac Island State Park Commission's Historical Preservation and Museum Program, which began on June 15, 1958 (Rep. Stupak – Natural Recourses)

4)     H.Res. 1074 - Honoring the 60th anniversary of the commencement of the carving of the Crazy Horse Memorial (Rep. Herseth–Sandlin – Natural Resources)  

5)     H.R. 1771 - To assist in the conservation of cranes by supporting and providing, through projects of persons and organizations with expertise in crane conservation, financial resources for the conservation programs of countries the activities of which directly or indirectly affect cranes and the ecosystems of cranes (Rep. Baldwin – Natural Resources)

6)     H.R. 3323 - To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey a water distribution system to the Goleta Water District, and for other purposes (Rep. Capps – Natural Resources)   

7)     H.R. 4841 - To approve, ratify, and confirm the settlement agreement entered into to resolve claims by the Soboba Band of Luiseno Indians relating to alleged interferences with the water resources of the Tribe, to authorize and direct the Secretary of the Interior to execute and perform the Settlement Agreement and related waivers, and for other purposes (Rep. Bono Mack – Natural Resources)   

8)     H.Con.Res. 334 - Supporting the goals and objectives of a National Military Appreciation Month (Rep. Shays – Oversight and Government Reform)

9)     H.Res. 1152 - Honoring Arnold Palmer for his distinguished career in the sport of golf and his commitment to excellence and sportsmanship Michael Ferguson, Arnold Palmer (Rep. Ferguson - Oversight and Government Reform)

10)   H.Res. 1132 - Supporting the goals and ideals of Peace Officers Memorial Day (Rep. Poe – Oversight and Government Reform)

11)   H.Res. 1153 - Celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (Rep. Hirono - Oversight and Government Reform)

12)   H.Res. 1026 - Recognizing the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Congressional Club (Rep. Bishop (GA) - Oversight and Government Reform)

13)   H.R. 752 - Federal Electronic Equipment Donation Act of 2007 (Rep. Butterfield - Oversight and Government Reform)

14)   H.R. 5787 - Federal Real Property Disposal Enhancement Act of 2008 (Rep. Moore (KS) Oversight and Government Reform)

15)   H.Res. 1137 - Supporting the goals and ideals of National Public Works Week (Rep. Oberstar – Transportation and Infrastructure)

16)   H.Con.Res. 309 - Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the District of Columbia Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run (Rep. Norton – Transportation and Infrastructure)

17)   H.Res. 339 - Supporting the goals of Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month (Rep. Burgess – Transportation and Infrastructure)

18)   H.Con.Res. 305 - Recognizing the importance of bicycling in transportation and recreation (Rep. Blumenauer – Transportation and Infrastructure)

19)   H.R. 3480 - Let Our Veterans Rest in Peace Act of 2007 (Rep. Carney – Judiciary)

20)   S. 2829 - A bill to make technical corrections to section 1244 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008, which provides special immigrant status for certain Iraqis, and for other purposes (Sen. Kennedy – Judiciary)

21)   H.R. 5571 - To extend for 5 years the program relating to waiver of the foreign country residence requirement with respect to international medical graduates (Rep. Lofgren – Judiciary)

22)   H.Res. 1106 - Expressing support for designation of April 2008 as "National Autism Awareness Month" and supporting efforts to devote new resources to research into the causes and treatment of autism and to improve training and support for individuals with autism and those who care for individuals with autism (Rep. Reichert – Energy and Commerce)

23)   H.Res. 1124 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that there should be established a National Brain Tumor Awareness Month (Rep. Schakowsky – Energy and Commerce)

24)   H.Res. 1022 - Reducing maternal mortality both at home and abroad (Rep. Capps – Energy and Commerce)

25)   H.Con.Res. 134 - Expressing the sense of the Congress that there should be established a Bebe Moore Campbell National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month to enhance public awareness of mental illness, especially within minority communities (Rep. Wynn – Energy and Commerce)

26)   H.Res. 369 Supporting the goals and ideals of National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month (Rep. Berkley – Energy and Commerce)

27)   H.Res. 986 - Recognizing the courage and sacrifice of those members of the United States Armed Forces who were held as prisoners of war during the Vietnam conflict and calling for a full accounting of the 1,729 members of the Armed Forces who remain unaccounted for from the Vietnam conflict (Rep. Boehner– Armed Services)

28)   H.R. 3819 - Veterans Emergency Care Fairness Act of 2007 (Rep. Space – Veterans’ Affairs)

29)   H.R. 5826 - Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2008 (Rep. Rodriguez– Veterans’ Affairs)

30)   H.R. 5856 - Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Facility Authorization and Lease Act of 2008 (Rep. Michaud– Veterans’ Affairs)

31)   H.Res. 1194 - Reaffirming the support of the House of Representatives for the legitimate, democratically-elected Government of Lebanon under Prime Minister Fouad Siniora (Rep. Berman – Foreign Affairs)

                                                                                           

* Conference Reports may be brought up at any time.

* Motions to go to Conference should they become available.      

* Possible Motions to Instruct Conferees.