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The Daily Leader - Steny Hoyer
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House Meets At…
Last Vote Predicted…

10:30 a.m.: Morning Hour

  12:00 p.m.: Legislative Business


  Unlimited “One Minutes"   Per Side                      

  8:00 – 9:00 p.m.  

Suspensions (12 Bills):

1)     H.R. 5492 To authorize the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution to construct a greenhouse facility at its museum support facility in Suitland, Maryland, and for other purposes (Rep. Matsui – Transportation and Infrastructure)

2)     H.Res. 936 Honoring the 200th anniversary of the Gallatin Report on Roads and Canals, celebrating the national unity the Gallatin Report engendered, and recognizing the vast contributions that national planning efforts have provided to the United States (Rep. Blumenauer – Transportation and Infrastructure)

3)     H.Res. 854 - Expressing gratitude to all of the member states of the International Commission of the International Tracing Service (ITS) on ratifying the May 2006 Agreement to amend the 1955 Bonn Accords granting open access to vast Holocaust and other World War II related archives located in Bad Arolsen, Germany (Rep. Hastings (FL) – Foreign Affairs)

4)     H.Con.Res. 290 – Commemorating the 175th anniversary of the special relationship between the United States and the Kingdom of Thailand (Rep. Manzullo - Foreign Affairs)

5)     H.Res. 1024 – Recognizing the 187th anniversary of the independence of Greece and celebrating Greek and American Democracy (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen – Foreign Affairs)

6)     H.Res. 945 - Raising awareness and promoting education on the criminal justice system by establishing March 2008 as "National Criminal Justice Month." (Rep. Poe – Judiciary)

7)     H.R. 4056 - The Federal Law Enforcement Officers Congressional Badge of Bravery Act of 2008 (Rep. Ellsworth – Judiciary)

8)     H.R. 1312 - Arts Require Timely Service (ARTS) Act (Rep. Berman – Judiciary)

9)     H.R. 3361 - To make technical corrections related to the Pension Protection Act of 2006 (Rep. Rangel – Ways and Means)

10) H.R. 5563 – Generations Invigorating Volunteerism and Education (GIVE) Act (Rep. McCarthy (NY) – Education and Labor)

11)   S. 2733 - To temporarily extend the programs under the Higher Education Act of 1965 (Sen. Kennedy – Education and Labor)

12)   H.Res. 953 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that all Americans should participate in a moment of silence to reflect upon the service and sacrifice of members of the United States Armed Forces both at home and abroad, and their families (Rep. Knollenberg – Armed Services)


Vote on Overriding the President’s Veto of H.R. 2082 - The Intelligence Authorization Act of 2008.


H.Res. 895 – A resolution establishing within the House of Representatives an Office of Congressional Ethics (Rep. Capuano – Rules) (Subject to a Rule)



Postponed Suspension Vote (3 Bills)

1)     H.Res. 924 - Congratulating Iowa State University of Science and Technology for 150 years of leadership and service to the United States and the world as Iowa's land-grant university (Rep. Braley – Education and Labor)

2)     H.Res. 948 - Congratulating the University of Kansas ("KU") football team for winning the 2008 FedEx Orange Bowl and having the most successful year in program history (Rep. Boyda – Education and Labor)

3)     H.Res. 493 - Congratulating the women's water polo team of the University of California, Los Angeles, for winning the 2007 NCAA Division I Women's Water Polo National Championship, and congratulating UCLA on its 100th NCAA sports national title, making it the most accomplished athletic program in NCAA history (Rep. Lewis (CA) – Education and Labor)