THE NIGHTLY LEADER: THURSDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2009

For Immediate Release:

December 3, 2009

Contact:Katie Grant
Stephanie Lundberg
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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR DECEMBER 3, 2009

Considered and Passed:

H.R. 4154 - Permanent Estate Tax Relief for Families, Farmers, and Small Businesses Act of 2009 (Rep. Pomeroy – Ways and Means) (225 - 200)

- Motion to Recommit - Failed:

  • Offered by Mr. Heller (NV) (187 - 233)

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (2):

  1. H.Res. 28 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Transportation Security Administration should, in accordance with the congressional mandate provided for in the Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007, enhance security against terrorist attack and other security threats to our Nation's rail and mass transit lines (Rep. Jackson-Lee - Homeland Security)
  2. H.R. 3570 - Satellite Home Viewer Update and Reauthorization Act of 2009 (Rep. Conyers - Judiciary)