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10:00 a.m.: Legislative Business


  Fifteen “One Minutes” Per Side


    6:00 p.m.

H.R. 6275 - The Alternative Minimum Tax Relief Act of 2008 (Rep. Rangel – Ways and Means) (Subject to a Rule)


H.R. 3195 - ADA Amendments Act (Rep. Hoyer/Rep. Blunt/Rep. Sensenbrenner/Rep. George Miller/ Rep. Conyers - Education and Labor/Judiciary/Transportation and Infrastructure/Energy and Commerce) (Subject to a Rule)


H.R. 2176 - To provide for and approve the settlement of certain land claims of the Bay Mills Indian Community (Rep. Stupak – Natural Resources) (Subject to a Rule)


Suspensions (3 Bills)

1)     H.R. ____ – Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens (Rep. George Miller - Education and Labor) (Complete Consideration)

2)    S. 3180 – A bill to Temporarily extend programs under the Higher Education Act of 1965 (Sen. Kennedy – Education and Labor)

3)    H.Con.Res. ___ -  Authorizing the use of the rotunda of the Capitol for a ceremony commemorating the 60th Anniversary of the integration of the United States Armed Forces (Rep. Skelton – Armed Services)


Postponed Suspension Votes (14)

1)    H.R. 3546 - To authorize the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program at fiscal year 2006 levels through 2012 (Rep. Johnson (GA) – Judiciary)

2)     H.Res. 1294 - National Save For Retirement Week (Rep. Schwartz – Ways and Means)

3)     H.Con.Res. 163 - Expressing the sense of Congress in support of further research and activities to increase public awareness, professional education, diagnosis, and treatment of Dandy-Walker syndrome and hydrocephalus (Rep. Wilson (NM) – Energy and Commerce)

4)     H.Res. 353 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that there should be an increased Federal commitment supporting the development of innovative advanced imaging technologies for prostate cancer detection and treatment (Rep. Cummings – Energy and Commerce)

5)     H.Res. 1231 - Supporting the goals and ideals of Vietnam Veterans Day and calling on the American people to recognize such a day (Rep. Shuler – Veterans’ Affairs)

6)     H.R. 2245 - To designate the Department of Veterans Affairs outpatient clinic in Wenatchee, Washington, as the Elwood "Bud" Link Department of Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic (Rep. Hastings (WA) – Veterans’ Affairs)

7)     H.R. 4264 - To name the Department of Veterans Affairs spinal cord injury center in Tampa, Florida, as the "Michael Bilirakis Department of Veterans Affairs Spinal Cord Injury Center" (Rep. Miller (FL) – Veterans’ Affairs)

8)     H.R. 4289 - To name the Department of Veterans Affairs outpatient clinic in Ponce, Puerto Rico, as the “Euripides Rubio Department of Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic” (Rep. Fortuno – Veterans’ Affairs)

9)     H.R. 4918 - To name the Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in Miami, Florida, as the “Bruce W. Carter Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center” (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen– Veterans’ Affairs)

10)   H.Res. 1291 - Expressing gratitude for the contributions of the American GI Forum on its 60th anniversary (Rep. Rodriguez – Veterans’ Affairs)

11)   H.Res. 1271 - Recognizing National Homeownership Month and the importance of homeownership in the United States (Rep. Gary Miller (CA) – Financial Services) 

12)   H.Con.Res. 370 - Expressing support for designation of September 2008 as "Gospel Music Heritage Month" and honoring gospel music for its valuable and longstanding contributions to the culture of the United States (Rep. Sheila Jackson–Lee – Oversight and Government Reform)

13)   H.Con.Res. 195 - Expressing the sense of the Congress that a National Dysphagia Awareness Month should be established (Rep. Wamp – Oversight and Government Reform)

14)   H.Con.Res. 365 – Honoring the life of Robert Mondavi (Rep. Thompson (CA) – Oversight and Government Reform)


Postponed Vote on Kirk Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4040 - The Consumer Product Safety Modernization Act of 2007 (Rep. Rush – Energy and Commerce)