THE NIGHTLY LEADER: TUESDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2010

For Immediate Release:

December 21, 2010

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

Considered and Passed:

Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 5116 - America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (Rep. Gordon - Science and Technology)(228-130)

Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2142
- Government Efficiency, Effectiveness, and Performance Improvement Act (Rep. Cuellar - Oversight and Government Reform) (216-139)

Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2751
FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (Reps. Waxman/Dingell - Energy and Commerce) (215-144)

Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment to
H.R. 3082 - Making Further Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2011 (Rep. Obey – Appropriations) (193 - 165)

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (11):
  1. S. 3592 - A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 100 Commerce Drive in Tyrone, Georgia, as the "First Lieutenant Robert Wilson Collins Post Office Building" (Sen. Chambliss - Oversight and Government Reform)
  2. Senate Amendment to H.R. 81 - Shark Conservation Act (Rep. Bordallo - Natural Resources)
  3. Senate Amendment to H.R. 5809 - Diesel Emissions Reduction Act of 2010 (Rep. Inslee - Energy and Commerce)
  4. H.R. 6540 - To require the Secretary of Defense, in awarding a contract for the KC-X Aerial Refueling Aircraft Program, to consider any unfair competitive advantage that an offeror may possess (Rep. Inslee - Armed Services)
  5. H.R. 6547 - To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to require criminal background checks for school employees (Rep. George Miller - Education and Labor)
  6. S. 118 - Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Act (Sen. Kohl - Financial Services)
  7. S. 1481 - Frank Melville Supportive Housing Investment Act (Sen. Menendez - Financial Services)
  8. S. 3243 - Anti-Border Corruption Act of 2010 (Sen. Pryor/Rep. Shuler - Homeland Security)
  9. S. 2925 - Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking Deterrence and Victims Support Act of 2010 (Sen. Wyden - Judiciary)
  10. Senate Amendment to H.R. 4748 - Northern Border Counternarcotics Strategy Act of 2010 (Rep. Owens - Judiciary)
  11. Senate Amendment to H.R. 1746 - Pre-Disaster Mitigation Act of 2009 (Rep. Oberstar – Transportation and Infrastructure)