THE NIGHTLY LEADER: THURSDAY, MARCH 18, 2010

For Immediate Release:

March 18, 2010

Contact:Katie Grant
Stephanie Lundberg
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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MARCH 18, 2010

Considered and Passed:

H.Res. 1190 - Providing for consideration of motions to suspend the Rules (Rep. Slaughter – Rules) (232 – 187)

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (6):

 

1.    H.R. 4214 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 45300 Portola Avenue in Palm Desert, California, as the "Roy Wilson Post Office" (Rep. Bono Mack - Oversight and Government Reform)

2.    H.R. 3542 - State Admission Day Recognition Act of 2009 (Rep. Lungren - House Administration)

3.    H.R. 3509 - Agricultural Credit Act of 2009 (Rep. Peterson - Agriculture)

4.    H.R. 4252 - Inland Empire Perchlorate Ground Water Plume Assessment Act of 2009 (Rep. Baca - Natural Resources)

5.    H.Res. 1173 - Recognizing the 100th anniversary of the Vermont Long Trail, the oldest long-distance hiking trail in the United States, and congratulating the Green Mountain Club for its century of dedication in developing and maintaining the trail (Rep. Welch - Natural Resources)

6.    H.R. 1769 - Alpine Lakes Wilderness Additions and Pratt and Middle Fork Snoqualmie Rivers Protection Act (Rep. Reichert - Natural Resources)

 

Privileged Resolution – Referred to Committee on Standards of Official Conduct

 

H.Res. 1193 - Raising a question of privileges of the House (Rep. Flake – Privileged Resolution) (397 - 0, 12 Present)

 

Privileged Resolution – Tabled

 

H.Res. 1194 - Raising a question of privileges of the House (Rep. Cantor – Privileged Resolution) (232 - 181)

 

Postponed Suspension Votes (4):

 

1.    H.R. 3671 - Upper Mississippi River Basin Protection Act (Rep. Kind - Natural Resources)

2.    H.R. 4003 - Hudson River Valley Special Resource Study Act (Rep. Hinchey - Natural Resources)

3.    H.R. 2788 - Distinguished Flying Cross National Memorial Act (Rep. Calvert - Natural Resources)

4.  H.R. 4395 - To revise the boundaries of the Gettysburg National Military Park to include the Gettysburg Train Station (Rep. Platts - Natural Resources)