THE NIGHTLY WHIP: WEDNESDAY, MAY 4, 2011

For Immediate Release:

May 4, 2011

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

TOMORROW’S OUTLOOK
On Thursday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business. 
 
Last votes are expected no later than 3:00 p.m.

 “One Minutes” (5 per side)

H.R. 1230 - Restarting American Offshore Leasing Now Act (Rep. Hastings (WA) – Natural Resources) (Subject to a Rule)

The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments:
 
Connolly (VA)/Moran (VA)/Sarbanes (MD) Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Holt (NJ) Amendment (10 minutes of debate)

HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MAY 4, 2011

Considered and Passed:

H.R. 1214 - Repeal mandatory funding for school-based health center construction (Rep Burgess – Energy and Commerce) (235 - 191)

- Amendments – Not Adopted (2):
·  Jackson Lee (TX) Amendment
·  Pallone (NJ) Amendment

 
- Motion to Recommit Amendment – Not Adopted:
·  Offered by Rep. McCarthy (180 - 230)

H.R. 3 - No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act (Rep. Smith (NJ) – Judiciary/Energy and Commerce/Ways and Means) (251 – 175)

- Motion to Recommit Amendment – Not Adopted:
·  Offered by Rep. Speier (192 - 235)