THE NIGHTLY WHIP: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2011

For Immediate Release:

October 14, 2011

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

Considered and Passed:
 
Ordering the Previous Question to deny the Kissell (NC) Amendment on H.Res. 431 - which would require that materials used for addition to existing structures or construction of new structures for coal combustion residuals come from U.S. materials (237 – 166)
 
H.R. 2273 - Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act (Rep. McKinley - Energy and Commerce) (267 - 144)
 
-      Amendment –Passed (1):
·    Rep. Shimkus Manager’s Amendment
 
-      Amendments – Not Adopted (5):
·    Rep. Waxman Amendment
·    Rep. Carney Amendment
·    Rep. Markey Amendment
·    Rep. Rush Amendment
·    Rep. Jackson-Lee Amendment
 
-      Motion to Recommit Amendment – Not Adopted:
·    Offered by Rep. Cicilline (172 - 238)