THE NIGHTLY LEADER: WEDNESDAY, MAY 12, 2010

For Immediate Release:

May 12, 2010

Contact:Katie Grant
Stephanie Lundberg
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Office of the Majority Leader - Steny Hoyer

HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MAY 12, 2010

Unfinished Business:

H.R. 5116 - America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (Rep. Gordon – Science and Technology)

-      Amendments – Passed (32):

·         Gordon Manager’s Amendment

·         Matsui Amendment #3

·         Matsui Amendment #4

·         Wu Amendment

·         Boswell/Michaud Amendment

·         Davis (IL)/Grijalva/Honda/Kildee Amendment

·         Kanjorski Amendment

·         Markey (MA) Amendment

·         McCarthy (NY) Amendment

·         George Miller Amendment

·         Reyes/Connolly Amendment

·         Loretta Sanchez Amendment

·         Bishop (NY) Amendment

·         Barrow Amendment

·         Carney Amendment

·         Clarke Amendment

·         Cohen Amendment

·         Cuellar Amendment

·         Gingrey Amendment

·         Herseth Sandlin Amendment

·         Holt/Kind/Murphy (NY) Amendment

·         Holt/Ehlers Amendment

·         Honda Amendment

·         Jackson-Lee Amendment

·         Childers Amendment

·         Hare Amendment

·         Kissell Amendment

·         Klein Amendment

·         Minnick Amendment

·         Moore (WI) Amendment

·         Murphy (PA)/Altmire Amendment

·         Perriello Amendment

 

-      Amendments – Failed (1):

·         Broun Amendment

 

-      Amendments – Recorded Vote Pending (1)

·         Boccieri/Schauer/Davis (TN)/Donnelly Amendment

 

-      Amendments – Pending Consideration (19):

·         Cardoza Amendment

·         Marshall Amendment

·         Michaud Amendment #29

·         Michaud Amendment #30

·         Michaud Amendment #31

·         Ruppersberger Amendment #32

·         Ruppersberger Amendment #33

·         Chu Amendment

·         Ellsworth Amendment

·         Halvorson Amendment

·         Heinrich Amendment #40

·         Heinrich Amendment #41

·         Kratovil/Connolly Amendment

·         McNerney Amendment

·         Quigley/Flake Amendment

·         Salazar Amendment

·         Schock Amendment

·         Space Amendment

·         Titus Amendment

 

-      Amendments – Not Offered (1):

·         Issa Amendment

 

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (12):

 

1.       H.Con.Res. 268 - Supporting the goals and ideals of National Women's Health Week (Rep. Hinchey - Oversight and Government Reform)

2.       S. 3333 - Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act of 2010 (Sen. Leahy - Judiciary)

3.       H.R. 5014 - To clarify the health care provided by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs that constitutes minimum essential coverage (Rep. Filner - Ways and Means)

4.       H.Res. 1284 - Supporting the goals and ideals of National Learn to Fly Day (Rep. Boyd - Transportation and Infrastructure)

5.       S.Con.Res. 61 - Expressing the sense of the Congress that general aviation pilots and industry should be recognized for the contributions made in response to Haiti earthquake relief efforts. (Sen. Begich - Transportation and Infrastructure)

6.       H.Res. 1261 - Recognizing National Nurses Week (Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson - Education and Labor)

7.       H.R. 959 - Officer Daniel Faulkner Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship Act (Rep. Murphy (PA) - Education and Labor)

8.       H.Res. 1333 - Expressing support for the goals and ideals of Children's Book Week (Rep. Roe - Education and Labor)

9.       S. 1067 - Lord's Resistance Army Disarmament and Northern Uganda Recovery Act (Sen. Feingold - Foreign Affairs)

10.    H.Res. 1303 - Recognizing the close friendship and historical ties between the United Kingdom and the United States (Rep. Lincoln Diaz-Balart - Foreign Affairs)

11.    H.Res. 1143 - Commending the Community of Democracies for its achievements since it was founded in 2000 (Rep. Quigley - Foreign Affairs)

12.    H.Res. 1155 - Commending the progress made by anti-tuberculosis programs (Rep. Engel - Foreign Affairs)

 

Postponed Suspension Votes (2):

  

1.       H.Res. 1337 - Expressing the sympathy and condolences of the House of Representatives to those people affected by the flooding in Tennessee, Kentucky, and Mississippi in May, 2010 (Rep. Cooper - Transportation and Infrastructure)

2.    H.Res. 1338 - Recognizing the significant accomplishments of AmeriCorps and encouraging all citizens to join in a national effort to raise awareness about the importance of national and community service (Rep. Matsui - Education and Labor)