THE NIGHTLY LEADER: WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2010

For Immediate Release:

September 30, 2010

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HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR SEPTEMBER 29, 2010

Considered and Passed:

H.R. 847 - James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act (Rep. Maloney - Energy and Commerce) (268 - 160)

-      Motion to Recommit – Failed:

·         Offered by Rep. Lee (NY) (185 - 244)

H.R. 2378 - Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act (Rep. Ryan (OH) – Ways and Means) (348 - 79)         

Senate Amendment to H.R. 2701 - Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010 (Rep. Reyes – Intelligence) (244 - 181)

 

Senate Amendment to H.R. 3081 - Making Further Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2011 (Rep. Obey – Appropriations) (228 - 194)

 

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (42):

 

1)      H.R. 3685 - To require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to include on the main page of the Internet website of the Department of Veterans Affairs a hyperlink to the VetSuccess Internet website and to publicize such Internet website (Rep. Stearns - Veterans' Affairs)

2)      H.R. 5993 - SAVINGS Act of 2010 (Rep. Halvorson - Veterans' Affairs)

3)      H.R. 2853 - All-American Flag Act (Rep. Braley - Oversight and Government Reform)

4)      H.R. 4602 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1332 Sharon Copley Road in Sharon Center, Ohio, as the "Emil Bolas Post Office" (Rep. Boccieri - Oversight and Government Reform)

5)      H.R. 5606 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 47 South 7th Street in Indiana, Pennsylvania, as the "James M. 'Jimmy' Stewart Post Office Building" (Rep. Critz - Oversight and Government Reform)

6)      H.R. 5605 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 47 East Fayette Street in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, as the "George C. Marshall Post Office" (Rep. Critz - Oversight and Government Reform)

7)      H.Res. 1442 - Supporting the goals and ideals of United States Military History Month (Rep. Duncan - Oversight and Government Reform)

8)      H.Res. 1546 - Congratulating the Washington Stealth for winning the National Lacrosse League Championship (Rep. Inslee - Oversight and Government Reform)

9)      H.Res. 1479 - Supporting the United States Paralympics, honoring the Paralympic athletes (Rep. Lance - Oversight and Government Reform)

10)   H.R. 6118 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2 Massachusetts Avenue, N.E., in Washington, D.C., as the "Dorothy I. Height Post Office Building" (Rep. Norton - Oversight and Government Reform)

11)   H.Res. 1617 - Supporting the goals and purpose of Gold Star Mothers Day, which is observed on the last Sunday in September of each year in remembrance of the supreme sacrifice made by mothers who lose a son or daughter serving in the Armed Forces (Rep. Roskam - Oversight and Government Reform)

12)   H.Res. 1603 - Expressing support for designation of September 2010 as National Craniofacial Acceptance Month (Rep. Ross - Oversight and Government Reform)

13)   H.R. 3243 - To amend section 5542 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that any hours worked by Federal firefighters under a qualified trade-of-time arrangement shall be excluded for purposes of determinations relating to overtime pay (Rep. Sarbanes - Oversight and Government Reform)

14)   S. 3196 - Pre-Election Presidential Transition Act of 2010 (Sen. Kaufman - Oversight and Government Reform)

15)   H.Res. 1326 - Calling on the Government of Japan to immediately address the growing problem of abduction to and retention of United States citizen minor children in Japan, to work closely with the Government of the United States to return these children to their custodial parent or to the original jurisdiction for a custody determination in the United States, to provide left-behind parents immediate access to their children, and to adopt without delay the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (Rep. Moran (VA) - Foreign Affairs)

16)   H.R. 6160 - Rare Earths and Critical Materials Revitalization Act of 2010 (Rep. Dahlkemper - Science and Technology)

17)   H.R. 3421 - Medical Debt Relief Act (Rep. Kilroy - Financial Services)

18)   H.R. 4072 - AMERICA Works Act (Rep. Minnick - Education and Labor)

19)   H.R. 512 - Federal Election Integrity Act (Rep. Davis (CA) - House Administration)

20)   H.R. 758 - Pediatric Research Consortia Establishment Act (Rep. DeGette - Energy and Commerce)

21)   H.R. 2999 - Veterinary Public Health Workforce and Education Act (Rep. Baldwin - Energy and Commerce)

22)   H.R. 5354 - GEDI Act (Rep. Engel - Energy and Commerce)

23)   H.R. 2818 - Methamphetamine Education, Treatment, and Hope Act (Rep. McNerney - Energy and Commerce)

24)   S. 3751 - Stem Cell Therapeutic and Research Reauthorization Act of 2010 (Sen. Hatch - Energy and Commerce)

25)   H.R. 1032 - Heart Disease Education, Analysis Research, and Treatment for Women Act (Rep. Capps - Energy and Commerce)

26)   H.R. 2408 - Scleroderma Research and Awareness Act (Rep. Capps - Energy and Commerce)

27)   H.R. 1230 - Bone Marrow Failure Disease Research and Treatment Act (Rep. Matsui - Energy and Commerce)

28)   H.R. 1347 - Concussion Treatment and Care Tools Act (Rep. Pascrell - Energy and Commerce)

29)   H.R. 2941 - To reauthorize and enhance Johanna's Law to increase public awareness and knowledge with respect to gynecologic cancers (Rep. DeLauro - Energy and Commerce)

30)   H.R. 5462 - Birth Defects Prevention, Risk Reduction, and Awareness Act of 2010 (Rep. DeLauro - Energy and Commerce)

31)   H.R. 1210 - Arthritis Prevention, Control, and Cure Act (Rep. Eshoo - Energy and Commerce)

32)   Senate Amendments to H.R. 946 - Plain Language Act (Rep. Braley - Oversight and Government Reform)

33)   H.R. 6162 - Coin Modernization, Oversight, and Continuity Act of 2010 (Rep. Watt - Financial Services)

34)   S. 3397 - Secure and Responsible Drug Disposal Act of 2010 (Sen. Klobuchar - Energy and Commerce)

35)   S. 1132 - Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act Improvements Act of 2010 (Sen. Leahy - Judiciary)

36)   Senate Amendment to H.R. 3219 - Veterans' Insurance and Health Care Improvements Act (Rep. Filner - Veterans' Affairs)

37)   S. 3729 - National Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2010 (Sen. Rockefeller - Science and Technology)

38)   Senate Amendment to H.R. 3940 - To clarify the availability of existing funds for political status education in the Territory of Guam (Rep. Bordallo – Natural Resources)

39)   H.R. 6166 - American Eagle Palladium Bullion Coin Act of 2010 (Rep. Rehberg - Financial Services)

40)   S. 1510 – U.S. Secret Service Uniformed Division Modernization Act of 2010 (Sen. Lieberman - Oversight and Government Reform)

41)   Senate Amendments to H.R. 3619 - Coast Guard Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2010 and 2011 (Rep. Oberstar - Transportation and Infrastructure)

42)   S.3802  – Mount Stevens and Ted Stevens Icefield Designation Act (Sen. Murkowski - Natural Resources)