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The Weekly Leader - Steny Hoyer
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FRIDAY, JUNE 19, 2009

First Vote of the Week…
Last Vote Predicted…

Tuesday 6:30 p.m.

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

MONDAY, JUNE 22, 2009

The House is not in session.


TUESDAY, JUNE 23, 2009

On Tuesday, the House will meet at 10:30 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m.


Suspensions (22 Bills)

 1)  H.R. 934 - To convey certain submerged lands to the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands in order to give that territory the same benefits in its submerged lands as Guam, the Virgin Islands, and American Samoa have in their submerged land (Rep. Sablan – Natural Resources)

      2)  H.R. 1275 - Utah Recreational Land Exchange Act of 2009 (Rep. Matheson – Natural Resources)

      3)  H.R. 1129 - To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to provide an annual grant to facilitate an iron working training program for Native Americans (Rep. Lynch – Natural Resources)

      4)  H.R. 762 - To validate final patent number 27-2005-0081 (Rep. Heller – Natural Resources)

      5)  H.R. 1945 - Tule River Tribe Water Development Act (Rep. Nunes – Natural Resources)

6)  S. 407 - Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2009 (Sen. Akaka – Veterans’ Affairs)

  7)  H.R. 1172 - To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to include on the Internet website of the Department of Veterans Affairs a list of organizations that provide scholarships to veterans and their survivors (Rep. Boozman – Veterans’ Affairs)

  8)  H.R. 1016 - Veterans Health Care Budget Reform and Transparency Act of 2009 (Rep. Filner – Veterans’ Affairs)

  9)  H.R. 1211 - Women Veterans Health Care Improvement Act (Rep. Herseth Sandlin – Veterans’ Affairs)

10) H.Res. 543 - Expressing support for designation of June as "Home Safety Month" (Rep. Halvorson – Energy and Commerce)

11)  H.Res. 535 - Commending the Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions for calling upon all nations to live in peace and mutual understanding (Rep. Faleomavaega – Foreign Affairs)

12)  H.Res. 538 - Supporting Olympic Day on June 23, 2009, and encouraging the International Olympic Committee to select Chicago, Illinois, as the host city for the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games (Rep. Schakowsky – Foreign Affairs)

13)  H.R. 1511 - Torture Victims Relief Reauthorization Act of 2009 (Rep. Smith (NJ) – Foreign Affairs)

14)  H.Res. 519 - Expressing appreciation to the people and Government of Canada for their long history of friendship and cooperation with the people and Government of the United States and congratulating Canada as it celebrates "Canada Day" (Rep. Stupak – Foreign Affairs)

15)  H.Con.Res. 89 - Supporting the goals and objectives of the Prague Conference on Holocaust Era Assets (Rep. Wexler – Foreign Affairs)

16)  H.R. 1752 - To provide that the usual day for paying salaries in or under the House of Representatives may be established by regulations of the Committee on House Administration (Rep. Brady (PA) – House Administration)

17)  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)

18)  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)

19)  H.Res. 476 - Celebrating the 30th anniversary of June as "Black Music Month" (Rep. Cohen – Oversight and Government Reform)

20)  H.Res. 469 - Honoring the life of Wayman Lawrence Tisdale and expressing the condolences of the House of Representatives on his passing (Rep. Cole – Oversight and Government Reform)

21)  H.Con.Res. 142 - Supporting National Men's Health Week (Rep. Cummings – Oversight and Government Reform)

22)  H.Con.Res. 127 - Recognizing the significance of National Caribbean-American Heritage Month (Rep. Lee (CA) – Oversight and Government Reform)




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.


H.R. 2892 - Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010 (Rep. Price (NC) – Appropriations) (Subject to a Rule)


H.R. 2647 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010 (Rep. Skelton – Armed Services) (Subject to a Rule)


H.R. __ - Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 (Rep. Dicks – Appropriations) (Subject to a Rule)