THE NIGHTLY LEADER: TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2010

For Immediate Release:

November 30, 2010

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Considered and Passed:

Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments to H.R. 4783 - Claims Resolution Act of 2010 (Rep. Rahall – Natural Resources) (256-152)
 
Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (8):
  1. H.Res. 1585 - Honoring and recognizing the exemplary service and sacrifice of the 60th Air Mobility Wing, the 349th Air Mobility Wing, the 15th Expeditionary Mobility Task Force, and the 615th Contingency Response Wing civilians and families serving at Travis Air Force Base, California (Rep. Garamendi - Armed Services)
  2. H.Res. 1740 - Recognizing and honoring the National Guard on the occasion of its 374th anniversary (Rep. Latta - Armed Services)
  3. H.R. 6411 - To provide for the approval of the Agreement Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Australia Concerning Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen - Foreign Affairs)
  4. H.R. 6398 - To require the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation to fully insure Interest on Lawyers Trust Accounts (Rep. Doggett - Financial Services)
  5. H.R. 5866 - Nuclear Energy Research and Development Act of 2010 (Rep. Gordon - Science and Technology)
  6. H.Res. 1622 - Honoring the historic contributions of veterans throughout all conflicts involving the United States (Rep. Baca - Veterans' Affairs)
  7. H.R. 5953 - To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to display in each facility of the Department of Veterans Affairs a Women Veterans Bill of Rights (Rep. Filner - Veterans' Affairs)
  8. H.Res. 1644 - Expressing support for designation of a "National Veterans History Project Week" (Rep. Kind - Veterans' Affairs)
Postponed Suspension Votes (14):
  1. H.Res. 1217 - Honoring Fort Drum's soldiers of the 10th Mountain Division for their past and continuing contributions to the security of the United States (Rep. Owens - Armed Services)
  2. H.Res. 1724 - Commending the City of Jacksonville, Arkansas, for its outstanding support in creating a unique and lasting partnership with Little Rock Air Force Base, members of the Armed Forces stationed there and their families, and the Air Force (Rep. Snyder - Armed Services)
  3. H.Res. 1430 - Honoring and saluting golf legend Juan Antonio "Chi Chi" Rodriguez for his commitment to Latino youth programs of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (Rep. Baca - Education and Labor)
  4. H.Res. 1638 - Supporting the goals and ideals of National GEAR UP Day (Rep. Fattah - Education and Labor)
  5. H.Res. 1598 - Expressing support for the designation of the month of October as National Work and Family Month (Rep. McCarthy (NY) - Education and Labor)
  6. H.Res. 1576 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that a National Day of Recognition for Parents of Special Needs Children should be established (Rep. Burton - Education and Labor)
  7. H.Res. 1313 - Expressing support for designation of May as "Child Advocacy Center Month" and commending the National Child Advocacy Center in Huntsville, Alabama, on their 25th anniversary in 2010 (Rep. Griffith - Education and Labor)
  8. H.Con.Res. 323 - Supporting the goal of ensuring that all Holocaust survivors in the United States are able to live with dignity, comfort, and security in their remaining years (Rep. Wasserman Schultz - Education and Labor)
  9. H.Res. 1690 - Supporting the observance of American Diabetes Month (Rep. DeGette - Energy and Commerce)
  10. S. 2847 - CALM Act (Sen. Whitehouse - Energy and Commerce)
  11. H.Res. 1735 - Condemning North Korea in the strongest terms for its unprovoked military attack against South Korea on November 23, 2010 (Rep. Berman - Foreign Affairs)
  12. H.Res. 527 - Commending the NATO School for its critical support of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) efforts to promote global peace, stability, and security (Rep. Tanner - Foreign Affairs)
  13. H.Res. 528 - Commending the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies for its efforts to promote peace, stability and security throughout North America, Europe, and Eurasia (Rep. Tanner - Foreign Affairs)
  14. H.Con.Res. 325 - Supporting the goals and ideals of National Homeless Persons' Memorial Day (Rep. Hastings (FL) - Financial Service)