THE NIGHTLY LEADER: THURSDAY, MAY 20, 2010

For Immediate Release:

May 20, 2010

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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MAY 20, 2010

Considered and Passed:

H.Res. 1363 - Granting the authority provided under clause 4(c)(3) of rule X of the Rules of the House of Representatives to the Committee on Education and Labor for purposes of its investigation into underground coal mining safety (Rep. George Miller – Rules) (Privileged Resolution) (413 – 1)

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (9):

  1. H.Res. 1256 - Congratulating Phil Mickelson on winning the 2010 Masters golf tournament (Rep. Broun - Oversight and Government Reform)
  2. H.Res. 1336 - Congratulating the University of Texas men's swimming and diving team for winning the NCAA Division I national championship (Rep. Smith (TX) - Education and Labor)
  3. H.Res. 1361 - Recognizing North Carolina Central University on its 100th anniversary (Rep. Price (NC) - Education and Labor)
  4. H.Res. 996 - Expressing support for designation of September as National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month (Rep. Fudge - Energy and Commerce)
  5. H.R. 1177 - 5-Star Generals Commemorative Coin Act (Rep. Moore (KS) - Financial Services)
  6. H.R. 5128 - To designate the Department of the Interior Building in Washington, District of Columbia, as the "Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior Building" (Rep. Heinrich - Transportation and Infrastructure)
  7. H.Res. 1339 - Expressing support for designation of May as National Foster Care Month and acknowledging the responsibility that Congress has to promote safety, well-being, improved outcomes, and permanency for the Nation's collective children (Rep. McDermott - Ways and Means)
  8. H.Res. 1324 - Expressing condolences and sympathies for the people of China following the tragic earthquake in the Qinghai province of the Peoples Republic of China on April 14, 2010 (Rep. McMahon - Foreign Affairs)
  9. H.R. 5327 - United States-Israel Rocket and Missile Defense Cooperation and Support Act (Rep. Nye - Foreign Affairs)