THE NIGHTLY LEADER: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2009

For Immediate Release:

September 29, 2009

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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR SEPTEMBER 29, 2009

 

Considered and Passed:

 

Motion to Go To Conference on H.R. 2997 - Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 (Rep. DeLauro – Appropriations)

 

Ø  Motion to Instruct Conferees – Passed

• Offered by Mr. Kingston (GA) (359-41)

 

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (10):

  1. H.R. 685 - United States Civil Rights Trail System Act of 2009 (Rep. Clay - Natural Resources)
  2. H.R. 2950 - To direct the Secretary of the Interior to allow for prepayment of repayment contracts between the United States and the Uintah Water Conservancy District (Rep. Matheson - Natural Resources)
  3. H.R. 3123 - Leadville Mine Drainage Tunnel Remediation Act of 2009 (Rep. Lamborn - Natural Resources)
  4. H.R. 905 - Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary and Underwater Preserve Boundary Modification Act (Rep. Stupak - Natural Resources)
  5. H.Res. 16 - Supporting the goals and ideals of National Life Insurance Awareness Month (Rep. Biggert - Oversight and Government Reform)
  6. H.Res. 693 - Honoring the life and accomplishments of Jim Johnson and extending the condolences of the House of Representatives to his family on the occasion of his death (Rep. Brady (PA) - Oversight and Government Reform)
  7. H.Con.Res. 186 - Supporting the goals and ideals of Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month (Rep. Davis (IL) - Oversight and Government Reform)
  8. H.Res. 725 - Congratulating the Chula Vista Park View Little League team of Chula Vista, California, for winning the 2009 Little League World Series Championship (Rep. Filner - Oversight and Government Reform)
  9. H.Res. 734 - Expressing the support for and honoring September 17, 2009 as "Constitution Day" (Rep. Latta - Oversight and Government Reform)
  10. H.R. 3614 - Providing for an additional temporary extension of programs under the Small Business Act and the Small Business Investment Act of 1958, as amended (Rep. Velazquez – Small Business)

 

Postponed Suspension Votes (3):

  1. H.R. 2442 - Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program Expansion Act of 2009 (Rep. George Miller - Natural Resources)
  2. H.R. 1771 - Chesapeake Bay Science, Education, and Ecosystem Enhancement Act of 2009 (Rep. Sarbanes - Natural Resources)
  3. H.R. 1053 - Chesapeake Bay Accountability and Recovery Act of 2009 (Rep. Wittman - Natural Resources)