THE NIGHTLY LEADER: TUESDAY, MAY 18, 2010

For Immediate Release:

May 18, 2010

Contact:Katie Grant
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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MAY 18, 2010

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (8):

1.       H.R. 2288 - Endangered Fish Recovery Programs Improvement Act (Rep. Salazar - Natural Resources)

2.       H.Con.Res. 211 - Recognizing the 75th anniversary of the establishment of the East Bay Regional Park District in California (Rep. George Miller - Natural Resources)

3.       H.R. 4491 - Buffalo Soldiers in the National Parks Study Act (Rep. Speier - Natural Resources)

4.       H.Res. 1327 - Honoring the life, achievements, and contributions of Floyd Dominy (Rep. Smith (NE) - Natural Resources)

5.       S. 1782 - Federal Judiciary Administrative Improvements Act of 2010 (Sen. Whitehouse - Judiciary)

6.       H.R. 4614 - Katie Sepich Enhanced DNA Collection Act of 2010 (Rep. Teague - Judiciary)

7.       H.Res. 1297 - Supporting the goals and ideals of American Craft Beer Week (Rep. Markey (CO) - Oversight and Government Reform)

8.       H.Res. 792 - Honoring Robert Kelly Slater for his outstanding and unprecedented achievements in the world of surfing and for being an ambassador of the sport and excellent role model (Rep. Posey - Oversight and Government Reform)

 

Postponed Suspension Votes (7):

 

1.       H.R. 1514 - Juvenile Accountability Block Grants Program Reauthorization Act (Rep. Scott (VA) - Judiciary)

2.       H.Res. 1325 - Recognizing National Missing Children's Day (Rep. Rooney - Judiciary)

3.       H.Res. 1362 - Celebrating the Life and Achievements of Lena Mary Calhoun Horne (Reps. Conyers/Clarke - Judiciary)

4.       H.Res. 1364 - Honoring the historic and community significance of the Chatham County Courthouse and expressing condolences to Chatham County and the town of Pittsboro for the fire damage sustained by the courthouse on March 25, 2010 (Rep. Etheridge - Judiciary)

5.       H.R. 5099 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 15 South Main Street in Sharon, Massachusetts, as the "Michael C. Rothberg Post Office" (Rep. Frank - Oversight and Government Reform)

6.       H.Res. 1256 - Congratulating Phil Mickelson on winning the 2010 Masters golf tournament (Rep. Broun - Oversight and Government Reform)

7.     H.Res. 403 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that there should be established a National Teacher Day to honor and celebrate teachers in the United States (Rep. Klein - Oversight and Government Reform)