THE NIGHTLY LEADER: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010

For Immediate Release:

April 14, 2010

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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR APRIL 14, 2010

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (12):

1)   H.R. 3506 - Eliminate Privacy Notice Confusion Act (Rep. Paulsen - Financial Services)

2)   Senate Amendments to H.R. 4573 - Debt Relief for Earthquake Recovery in Haiti Act of 2010 (Rep. Waters - Financial Services)

3)   H.Res. 197 - To commend the American Sail Training Association for its advancement of character building under sail and for its advancement of international goodwill (Rep. Kennedy - Transportation and Infrastructure)

4)   H.R. 4275 - To designate the annex building under construction for the Elbert P. Tuttle United States Court of Appeals Building in Atlanta, Georgia, as the "John C. Godbold United States Judicial Administration Building" (Rep. Lewis (GA) - Transportation and Infrastructure)

5)   S.J.Res. 25 - Granting the consent and approval of Congress to amendments made by the State of Maryland, the Commonwealth of Virginia, and the District of Columbia to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Regulation Compact (Sen. Cardin - Judiciary)

6)   H.R. 1258 - Truth in Caller ID Act of 2009 (Rep. Engel - Energy and Commerce)

7)   H.R. 3125 - Radio Spectrum Inventory Act (Rep. Waxman - Energy and Commerce)

8)   H.Con.Res. 243 - Authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for an event to celebrate the birthday of King Kamehameha (Rep. Hirono - House Administration)

9)   H.R. 4994 - Taxpayer Assistance Act of 2010 (Rep. Lewis (GA) - Ways and Means)

10)  H.Res. 1237 - Honoring the life of Wilma Pearl Mankiller and expressing condolences of the House of Representatives on her passing (Rep. Boren - Natural Resources)

11)  H.Res. 1236 - Honoring the coal miners who perished in the Upper Big Branch Mine-South in Raleigh County, West Virginia, extending condolences to their families and recognizing the valiant efforts of emergency response workers at the mine disaster (Rep. Rahall – Education and Labor)

12)  H.Res. 1246 - Expressing sympathy for the people of Poland in the aftermath of the tragic plane crash that killed the country’s President, First Lady and 94 others on April 10, 2010 (Reps. Dahlkemper/Kanjorski/Lipinski – Foreign Affairs)

 

Privileged Resolution – Referred to Committee on Standards of Official Conduct

 

H.Res. 1249 - Raising a question of privileges of the House (Rep. Boehner – Privileged Resolution) (235 - 157, 17 Present)

 

Postponed Suspension Votes (3):

 

1)   H.Res. 1062 - Recognizing the Coast Guard Group Astoria's more than 60 years of service to the Pacific Northwest (Rep. Wu - Transportation and Infrastructure)

2)   H.Con.Res. 222 - Recognizing the leadership and historical contributions of Dr. Hector Garcia to the Hispanic community and his remarkable efforts to combat racial and ethnic discrimination in the United States of America (Rep. Ortiz - Judiciary)

3)   H.Res. 1242 - Congratulating the Duke University men’s basketball team for winning the 2010 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball National Championship (Rep. Price (NC) - Education and Labor)