THE NIGHTLY LEADER: MONDAY, MAY 24, 2010

For Immediate Release:

May 24, 2010

Contact:Katie Grant
Stephanie Lundberg
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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MAY 24, 2010

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (4):

1)      H.Con.Res. 137 - Expressing the sense of the Congress that the lack of adequate housing must be addressed as a barrier to effective HIV prevention, treatment, and care, and that the United States should make a commitment to providing adequate funding for developing housing as a response to the AIDS pandemic (Rep. Nadler - Financial Services)

2)      H.R. 5330 - Antitrust Criminal Penalty Enhancement and Reform Extension Act (Rep. Johnson (GA) - Judiciary)

3)      H.R. 1017 - Chiropractic Care Available to All Veterans Act (Rep. Filner - Veterans' Affairs)

4)      H.Con.Res. 278 - Expressing the sense of Congress that a grateful Nation supports and salutes Sons and Daughters in Touch on its 20th Anniversary that is being held on Father's Day, 2010, at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, the District of Columbia (Rep. Halvorson - Veterans' Affairs)

 

Postponed Suspension Votes (5):

 

1)      H.Res. 1258 - Expressing support for designation of May 2010 as Mental Health Month (Rep. Napolitano - Energy and Commerce)

2)      H.Res. 1382 - Expressing sympathy to the families of those killed by North Korea in the sinking of the Republic of Korea Ship Cheonan, and solidarity with the Republic of Korea in the aftermath of this tragic incident (Rep. Faleomavaega - Foreign Affairs)

3)      H.Res. 584 - Recognizing the importance of manufactured and modular housing in the United States (Rep. Donnelly - Financial Services)

4)      H.R. 3885 - Veterans Dog Training Therapy Act (Rep. Brown (SC) - Veterans' Affairs)

5)      H.R. 5145 - Assuring Quality Care for Veterans Act (Rep. McNerney - Veterans' Affairs)