THE NIGHTLY LEADER: TUESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2010

For Immediate Release:

January 26, 2010

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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR JANUARY 26, 2010

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (7):

1.       H.Res. 583 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Lester Flatt has made an invaluable contribution to American art as both a songwriter and a performer, leaving an indelible legacy in bluegrass music (Rep. Davis (TN) - Education and Labor)

2.       H.Res. 990 - Expressing support for designation of January 2010 as "National Mentoring Month" (Rep. McCollum - Education and Labor)

3.       H.Res. 1030 - Congratulating Messiah College men's and women's soccer teams on winning the 2009 NCAA Division III national championships (Rep. Platts - Education and Labor)

4.       H.Res. 1029 - Expressing support for designation of the week of February 1 through February 5, 2010, as "National School Counseling Week" (Rep. Linda Sanchez - Education and Labor)

5.       H.Res. 1011 - Recognizing the importance of cervical health and of detecting cervical cancer during its earliest stages and supporting the goals and ideals of Cervical Health Awareness Month (Rep. Halvorson - Energy and Commerce)

6.       H.Res. 1003 - Expressing support for the designation of January 10, 2010, through January 16, 2010, as National Influenza Vaccination Week (Rep. Chu - Energy and Commerce)

7.       S. 2949 - Emergency Aid to American Survivors of the Haiti Earthquake Act (Rep. Rangel - Ways and Means/Energy and Commerce)

 

Postponed Suspension Vote (1):

 

1.       H.Res. 1024 - Expressing support for designation of January as Poverty in America Awareness Month (Rep. McDermott - Ways and Means)