THE NIGHTLY LEADER: THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2010

For Immediate Release:

February 25, 2010

Contact:Katie Grant
Stephanie Lundberg
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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR FEBRUARY 25, 2010

 

Considered and Passed:

 

Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments to H.R. 3961 - Extending expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act (Rep. Conyers/Reyes – Judiciary/Intelligence) (315 – 97)

 

Unfinished Business:

 

H.R. 2701 - Intelligence Authorization Act (Rep. Reyes – Intelligence)

 

                             Amendments – Passed (9):

  • Hoekstra Amendment
  • Rogers (MI) Amendment
  • Eshoo/Tierney/Boren/Schakowsky/Thompson (CA)/Holt/ Rogers (MI)/Myrick Amendment
  • Conaway Amendment
  • Arcuri Amendment
  • Burton Amendment
  • Holt/Bartlett Amendment
  • Castle/Lynch Amendment
  • Walz Amendment

 

                              Amendments – Votes Pending (3):

  • Reyes Manager’s Amendment
  • Hastings (FL) Amendment
  • Schauer Amendment

 

 

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (2):

 

  1. H.Con.Res. 227 - Supporting the goals and ideals of National Urban Crimes Awareness Week (Rep. Towns - Judiciary)
  2. H.R. 4691 - Temporary Extensions Act of 2010 (Rep. Rangel – Ways and Means)

 

Postponed Suspension Vote (1):

 

  1. H.Con.Res. 238 - Recognizing the difficult challenges Black veterans faced when returning home after serving in the Armed Forces, their heroic military sacrifices, and their patriotism in fighting for equal rights and for the dignity of a people and a Nation (Rep. Kissell – Veterans’ Affairs)