THE NIGHTLY LEADER: WEDNESDAY, MAY 19, 2010

For Immediate Release:

May 19, 2010

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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MAY 19, 2010

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (13):

  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. 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)
  7. H.R. 5220 - Eunice Kennedy Shriver Act (Rep. Hoyer - Education and Labor)
  8. H.R. 2136 - Honorable Stephanie Tubbs Jones College Fire Prevention Act (Rep. Fudge - Education and Labor)
  9. H.Res. 1292 - Congratulating the Emporia State University Lady Hornets women's basketball team for winning the 2010 NCAA Division II National Championship (Rep. Moran (KS) - Education and Labor)
  10. H.Res. 713 - Recognizing the significant contributions of United States automobile dealerships, and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that in the interest of equity, automobile dealers whose franchises have been terminated through no fault of their own be given an opportunity of first consideration once the auto market rebounds and stabilizes (Rep. Al Green - Energy and Commerce)
  11. H.R. 2546 - Blue Star/Gold Star Flag Act (Rep. Boccieri - Financial Services)
  12. H.R. 5139 - Extending Immunities to the Office of the High Representative and the International Civilian Office in Kosovo Act of 2010 (Rep. Berman - Foreign Affairs)
  13. H.Res. 873 - Establishing a United States Consulate in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (Rep. Rohrabacher - Foreign Affairs)

Bill Not Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (1):

  1. H.R. 5325 - America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (Rep. Gordon - Science and Technology)

 

Postponed Suspension Votes (9):

 

  1. H.Res. 1256 - Congratulating Phil Mickelson on winning the 2010 Masters golf tournament (Rep. Broun - Oversight and Government Reform)
  2. H.Res. 1336 - Congratulating the University of Texas men's swimming and diving team for winning the NCAA Division I national championship (Rep. Smith (TX) - Education and Labor)
  3. H.Res. 1361 - Recognizing North Carolina Central University on its 100th anniversary (Rep. Price (NC) - Education and Labor)
  4. H.Res. 996 - Expressing support for designation of September as National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month (Rep. Fudge - Energy and Commerce)
  5. H.R. 1177 - 5-Star Generals Commemorative Coin Act (Rep. Moore (KS) - Financial Services)
  6. H.R. 5128 - To designate the Department of the Interior Building in Washington, District of Columbia, as the "Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior Building" (Rep. Heinrich - Transportation and Infrastructure)
  7. H.Res. 1339 - Expressing support for designation of May as National Foster Care Month and acknowledging the responsibility that Congress has to promote safety, well-being, improved outcomes, and permanency for the Nation's collective children (Rep. McDermott - Ways and Means)
  8. H.Res. 1324 - Expressing condolences and sympathies for the people of China following the tragic earthquake in the Qinghai province of the Peoples Republic of China on April 14, 2010 (Rep. McMahon - Foreign Affairs)
  9. H.R. 5327 - United States-Israel Rocket and Missile Defense Cooperation and Support Act (Rep. Nye - Foreign Affairs)