THE NIGHTLY LEADER: THURSDAY, JULY 29, 2010

For Immediate Release:

July 30, 2010

Contact:Katie Grant
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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR JULY 29, 2010

Considered and Passed:

H.R.5850 - Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2011 (Rep. Olver – Appropriations) (251 - 167)

-      Amendments – Passed (10):

·         Boehner Amendment # 1

·         Boehner Amendment #4

·         Cardoza/Costa/Kaptur/Matsui/Thompson/Woolsey/Eshoo/McNerney Amendment

·         Arcuri Amendment

·         Perlmutter Amendment

·         DeFazio Amendment

·         Eddie Bernice Johnson Amendment

·         Moore (WI) Amendment

·         Braley Amendment

·         Turner Amendment

 

-      Amendments – Failed (12):

·         Boehner Amendment #2

·         Latham Amendment

·         Culberson Amendment

·         Graves Amendment

·         Neugebauer Amendment

·         Kirkpatrick Amendment

·         Jordan Amendment

·         Flake/Bachmann Amendment

·         Flake Amendment #2 (Part B)

·         Flake Amendment #4 (Part B)

·         Flake Amendment #10 (Part B)

·         Flake Amendment #11 (Part B)

 

-      Amendments – Not Offered (2):

·         Boehner Amendment #3

·         Peters/Adler/Himes/Welch Amendment

 

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (8):

 

1)      H.Con.Res. 266 - Expressing the sense of Congress that Taiwan should be accorded observer status in the International Civil Aviation Organization (Rep. Berkley - Foreign Affairs)

2)      H.R. 3040 - Senior Financial Empowerment Act (Rep. Baldwin - Judiciary)

3)      H.R. 5900 - Airline Safety and Federal Aviation Administration Extension Act of 2010 (Rep. Oberstar - Transportation and Infrastructure)

4)      H.R. 5320 - Assistance, Quality, and Affordability Act of 2010 (Rep. Waxman - Energy and Commerce)

5)      S. 3372 - Modifying the date on which the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency and applicable States may require permits for discharges from certain vessels (Sen. Boxer - Transportation and Infrastructure)

6)      H.R. 2476 - Area Recreational Opportunity Enhancement Act (Rep. DeGette - Agriculture)

7)      H.J.Res. 90 - Expressing support for designation of September 2010 as "Gospel Music Heritage Month" and honoring gospel music for its valuable and longstanding contributions to the culture of the United States (Rep. Jackson-Lee - Oversight and Government Reform)

8)      H.Res. 1527 - Congratulating the United States Men's National Soccer Team for its inspiring performance in the 2010 FIFA World Cup (Rep. Gohmert - Oversight and Government Reform)

 

Bill Not Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (1):

 

1)   H.R. 847 - James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act (Rep. Maloney - Energy and Commerce)

 

Postponed Suspension Votes (4):

 

1)   H.Res. 1558 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that fruit and vegetable and commodity producers are encouraged to display the American flag on labels of products grown in the United States, reminding us all to take pride in the healthy bounty produced by American farmers and workers (Rep. Cardoza - Agriculture)

2)  H.R. 5901 - Real Estate Jobs and Investment Act (Rep. Crowley - Ways and Means)

3)  H.Res. 1566 - Recognizing and commemorating The Fiftieth Anniversary of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) and the National Sit-In Movement (Rep. Lewis (GA) - Judiciary)

4)  H.R. 5414 - To provide for the conveyance of a small parcel of National Forest System land in the Francis Marion National Forest in South Carolina (Rep. Brown (SC) - Agriculture)