THE NIGHTLY LEADER: THURSDAY, APRIL 15, 2010

For Immediate Release:

April 15, 2010

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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR APRIL 15, 2010

Considered and Passed:

Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments to H.R. 4851 - Continuing Extension Act of 2010 (Rep. Levin – Ways and Means) (289 - 112)

H.R. 4715 - Clean Estuaries Act of 2010 (Rep. Bishop (NY) – Transportation and Infrastructure) (278 - 128)

-      Amendments – Passed (7):

·         Oberstar Manager’s Amendment

·         Pingree/Cuellar Amendment

·         Kagen Amendment

·         Schauer Amendment

·         Moore (WI) Amendment

·         Shea-Porter Amendment

·         Kratovil Amendment

 

-      Motion to Recommit – Failed:

·         Offered by Rep. Jordan (OH) (192 - 214)

 

Privileged Resolution – Referred to Committee on Standards of Official Conduct

 

H.Res. 1255 - Raising a question of privileges of the House (Rep. Flake – Privileged Resolution) (385 - 0, 18 Present)



Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (3):

 

1.       H.Res. 1062 - Recognizing the Coast Guard Group Astoria's more than 60 years of service to the Pacific Northwest (Rep. Wu - Transportation and Infrastructure)

2.       H.Con.Res. 222 - Recognizing the leadership and historical contributions of Dr. Hector Garcia to the Hispanic community and his remarkable efforts to combat racial and ethnic discrimination in the United States of America (Rep. Ortiz - Judiciary)

3.  H.Res. 1242 - Congratulating the Duke University men’s basketball team for winning the 2010 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball National Championship (Rep. Price (NC) - Education and Labor)