THE NIGHTLY LEADER: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2010

For Immediate Release:

September 16, 2010

Contact:Katie Grant
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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR SEPTEMBER 16, 2010

Considered and Passed:

H.R. 4785 - Rural Energy Savings Program Act (Rep. Clyburn – Agriculture/Energy and Commerce) (240 - 172)

-      Amendments – Passed (4):

·         Holden’s Manager’s Amendment

·         Cuellar Amendment

·         McCarthy (NY) Amendment

·         Butterfield/Inslee Amendment

 

-      Motion to Recommit – Passed:

·         Offered by Rep. Shadegg (AZ) (voice vote)

 

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (3):

 

1)      H.Res. 1612 - Expressing the support for and honoring September 17, 2010 as “Constitution Day” (Rep. Latta - Oversight and Government Reform)

2)      H.Res. 1613 - Expressing condolences to and solidarity with the people of Pakistan in the aftermath of the devastating floods that began July 22, 2010 (Rep. Berman - Foreign Affairs)

3)      Senate Amendment to H.R. 3562 - An act to designate the federally occupied building located at 1220 Echelon Parkway in Jackson, Mississippi, as the 'James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, Michael Schwerner, and Roy K. Moore Federal Building' (Rep. Thompson (MS) - Transportation and Infrastructure)