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The Weekly Leader - Steny Hoyer
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FRIDAY, JUNE 12, 2009

First Vote of the Week…
Last Vote Predicted…

Monday 6:30 p.m.

  Friday p.m.
Legislative Program - 51600 | Floor Information - 57400 | Whip Information - 63210

MONDAY, JUNE 15, 2009

On Monday, the House will meet at 12:30 p.m. for Morning Hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m.


Suspensions (19 Bills)

1)     S. 615 - Providing additional personnel authorities for the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (Sen. Collins – Foreign Affairs)

2)     H.Res. 430 - Expressing condolences to the citizens of Italy and support for the Government of Italy in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake that struck the Abruzzo region of central Italy (Rep. Pascrell – Foreign Affairs)

3)     H.Res. 309 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that North Korea should immediately stop any hostile rhetoric and activity towards the Republic of Korea and engage in mutual dialogue to enhance inter-Korean relations (Rep. King (NY) – Foreign Affairs)

4)     H.Res. 479 - Honoring the contributions of Takamiyama Daigoro to United States-Japan relations (Rep. Hirono – Foreign Affairs)

5)     H.R. 2422 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 702 East University Avenue in Georgetown, Texas, as the "Kyle G. West Post Office Building" (Rep. Carter – Oversight and Government Reform)

6)     H.R. 2325 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1300 Matamoros Street in Laredo, Texas, as the "Laredo Veterans Post Office" (Rep. Cuellar – Oversight and Government Reform)

7)     H.R. 2470 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 19190 Cochran Boulevard FRNT in Port Charlotte, Florida, as the "Lieutenant Commander Roy H. Boehm Post Office Building" (Rep. Rooney – Oversight and Government Reform)

8)     H.Res. 493 - Recognizing the significant contributions of Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life to college campus communities in the United States and around the world (Rep. Klein – Education and Labor)

9)     H.Res. 428 - Recognizing the immeasurable contributions of fathers in the healthy development of children, supporting responsible fatherhood, and encouraging greater involvement of fathers in the lives of their children, especially on Father's Day (Rep. McIntyre – Education and Labor)      

10)  H.R. 729 - Phylicia's Law (Rep. Rothman – Education and Labor)

11)  H.R. 780 - Student Internet Safety Act of 2009 (Rep. Putnam – Education and Labor)

12)  H.Res. 390 - Recognizing the Winston Churchill Memorial and Library in Fulton, Missouri, as "America's National Churchill Museum", and commending its efforts to recognize the importance of the historic legacy of Sir Winston Churchill and to educate the people of the United States about his legacy of character, leadership, and citizenship (Rep. Luetkemeyer – Education and Labor)

13)   H.Con.Res. 135 - Directing the Architect of the Capitol to place a marker in Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center which acknowledges the role that slave labor played in the construction of the United States Capitol (Rep. Lewis (GA) – House Administration)

14)   H.Con.Res. 131 - Directing the Architect of the Capitol to engrave the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag and the National Motto of "In God We Trust" in the Capitol Visitor Center (Rep. Lungren – House Administration)

15)   H.R. 2765 - To amend title 28, United States Code, to prohibit recognition and enforcement of foreign defamation judgments and certain foreign judgments against the providers of interactive computer services (Rep. Cohen – Judiciary)

16)   H.Res. 530 - Honoring Commending the purpose of the third annual Civil Rights Baseball Game and recognizing the historical significance of the location of the game in Cincinnati, Ohio (Rep. Driehaus – Judiciary)

17)   H.R. 2661 - Court Security Enhancement Act of 2009 (Rep. Gohmert – Judiciary)

18)   H.R. 2247 - Congressional Review Act Improvement Act (Rep. Cohen – Judiciary)

19)   H.Res. 540 – Expressing condolences to families affected by ConAgra Foods Plant Explosion in Garner, North Carolina (Rep. Etheridge – Judiciary)



On Tuesday, the Former Member’s Association will have their annual meeting on the floor at 8:30 am; the House will then meet at 10:30 a.m. for Morning Hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. On Wednesday and Thursday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for legislative business. On Friday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business


Suspensions (3 Bills)

1)    H.R. 403 - Homes for Heroes Act of 2009 (Rep. Al Green – Financial Services)

2)    S. 614 - A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the Women Airforce Service Pilots (Sen. Hutchison – Financial Services)

3)     H.R. 1674 - National Consumer Cooperative Bank Act Amendments of 2009 (Rep. Maloney – Financial Services)


Conference Report on H.R. 2346 – Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2009 (Rep. Obey – Appropriations)


H.R. 2847 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 (Rep. Mollohan – Appropriations)


H.R. ___– Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010 (Rep. Price (NC) – Appropriations)