September 28, 2010

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

84 Suspensions

State Ethics Law Protection Act

Sponsor: Rep. Mike Quigley
September 22, 2010

National Transportation Safety Board Reauthorization


September 22, 2010

To designate the facility of the Federal Aviation Administration located at Spokane International Airport in Spokane, Washington, as the “Ray Daves Air Traffic Control Tower”.

Sponsor: Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers  (Transportation and Infrastructure)
September 22, 2010

To designate the Federal building located at 100 North Palafox Street in Pensacola, Florida, as the “Winston E. Arnow Federal Building”.

Sponsor: Rep. Jeff Miller  (Transportation and Infrastructure)
September 22, 2010

Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute Enhancement Act

Sponsor: Rep. Xavier Becerra
September 28, 2010

Bankruptcy Technical Corrections Act of 2010

Sponsor: Rep. John Conyers Jr.
September 29, 2010

Methamphetamine Education, Treatment, and Hope Act

Sponsor: Rep. Jerry McNerney
September 28, 2010

Gestational Diabetes Act or “GEDI” Act

Sponsor: Rep. Eliot L. Engel
September 28, 2010

Veterinary Public Health Amendments Act


September 28, 2010

Pediatric Research Consortia Establishment Act

Sponsor: Rep. Diana DeGette
September 27, 2010

Equal Access to 21st Century Communications Act

Sponsor: Sen. Mark L. Pryor  (Commerce, Science, and Transportation)
September 28, 2010

Technical Corrections to the Twenty-First Century Communications & Video Accessibility Act

Sponsor: Sen. Mark L. Pryor  (Commerce, Science, and Transportation)
September 28, 2010

Organized Retail Theft Investigation and Prosecution Act of 2010

Sponsor: Rep. Bobby Scott
September 22, 2010

Federal Courts Jurisdiction and Venue Clarification Act of 2009

Sponsor: Rep. Lamar Smith  (Judiciary)
September 29, 2010

Arthritis Prevention, Control, and Cure Act

Sponsor: Rep. Anna G. Eshoo
September 29, 2010

Dental Emergency Responder Act of 2009


September 29, 2010

Heart Disease Education, Analysis Research, and Treatment for Women Act or the HEART for Women Act

Sponsor: Rep. Lois Capps
September 29, 2010

Concussion Treatment and Care Tools Act

Sponsor: Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr.
September 29, 2010

Scleroderma Research and Awareness Act

Sponsor: Rep. Lois Capps
September 29, 2010

Diabetes in Minority Populations Evaluation Act

Sponsor: Rep. Lois Capps
September 29, 2010

Neglected Infections of Impoverished Americans Act

Sponsor: Rep. Henry C. "Hank" Johnson Jr.
September 29, 2010

Bone Marrow Failure Disease Research and Treatment Act

Sponsor: Rep. Doris O. Matsui
September 29, 2010

Birth Defects Prevention, Risk Reduction, and Awareness Act of 2010

Sponsor: Rep. Rosa L. DeLauro
September 28, 2010

Commending EyeCare America for its work over the last 25 years.

Sponsor: Rep. Gene Green
September 29, 2010

Stem Cell Therapeutic and Research Reauthorization Act

Sponsor: Rep. C.W. Young  (Joint Committee on the Library)
September 28, 2010

National Neurological Diseases Surveillance System Act

Sponsor: Rep. Chris Van Hollen
September 28, 2010

To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to review uptake and utilization of diabetes screening benefits and establish an outreach program with respect to such benefits


September 28, 2010

To reauthorize and enhance Johanna’s Law to increase public awareness and knowledge of gynecologic cancers

Sponsor: Rep. Rosa L. DeLauro
September 28, 2010

Expressing support for designation of September 2010 as “National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month”.

Sponsor: Rep. Randy Neugebauer  (Energy and Commerce)
September 28, 2010

Recognizing the commitment and efforts made by the Library of Congress to promote the joy of reading through the sponsorship of the National Book Festival

Sponsor: Rep. Dan Lungren  (House Administration)
September 28, 2010

To provide for qualifications for vocational rehabilitation counselors and vocational rehabilitation employment coordinators employed by the Department of Veterans Affairs

Sponsor: Rep. John Boozman  (Joint Committee on the Library)
September 28, 2010

Pre-Election Presidential Transition Act

Sponsor: Sen. Bernard Sanders  (Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs)
September 29, 2010

To authorize the transfer of naval vessels to certain foreign recipients


September 28, 2010

To amend section 5542 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that any hours worked by Federal firefighters under a qualified trade-of-time arrangement shall be excluded for purposes of determinations relating to overtime pay

Sponsor: Rep. John P. Sarbanes
September 28, 2010

Expressing support for designation of September 2010 as National Craniofacial Acceptance Month


September 28, 2010

Supporting the goals and purpose of Gold Star Mothers Day, which is observed on the last Sunday in September of each year in remembrance of the supreme sacrifice made by mothers who lost a son or daughter serving in the Armed Forces

Sponsor: Rep. Peter Roskam  (Oversight and Reform)
September 28, 2010

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2 Massachusetts Avenue, N.E., in Washington, D.C., as the "Dorothy I. Height Post Office Building"

Sponsor: Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton
September 28, 2010

Supporting the United States Paralympics, honoring the Paralympic athletes

Sponsor: Rep. Leonard Lance  (Oversight and Reform)
September 28, 2010

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives on the importance of the full implementation of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement to help ensure peace and stability in Sudan during and after mandated referenda.

Sponsor: Rep. Michael E. Capuano
September 28, 2010

Calling on the Government of Japan to immediately address the growing problem of abduction to and retention of United States citizen minor children in Japan, to work closely with the Government of the United States to return these children to their custod

Sponsor: Rep. James P. Moran
September 28, 2010

Calling for the protection of religious sites and artifacts from and in Turkish-occupied areas of northern Cyprus as well as for general respect for religious freedom.

Sponsor: Rep. Gus Bilirakis  (Foreign Affairs)
September 28, 2010

To provide for an additional temporary extension of programs under the Small Business Act and the Small Business Investment Act of 1958, and for other purposes

Sponsor: Sen. Mary L. Landrieu  (Joint Committee on the Library)
September 28, 2010

Recognizing the service of the medical and air crews in helping our wounded warriors make the expeditious and safe trip home to the United States and commending the personnel of the Air Force for their commitment to the well-being of all our service men a

Sponsor: Rep. Mike Thompson
September 28, 2010

Senate Amendment to H.R. 714 To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to lease certain lands in Virgin Islands National Park, and for other purposes

Sponsor: Sen. Bernard Sanders  (Natural Resources)
September 28, 2010

Celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Hoover Dam

Sponsor: Rep. Grace F. Napolitano
September 28, 2010

Condemning the theft from the Mojave National Preserve of the national Mojave Cross memorial honoring American soldiers who died in World War I

Sponsor: Rep. Jerry Lewis  (Natural Resources)
September 28, 2010

Veterans Benefits and Economic Welfare Improvement Act of 2010


September 28, 2010

To deem certain service in the reserve components as active service for purposes of laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs

Sponsor: Rep. Timothy J. Walz
September 28, 2010

To require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to include on the main page of the Internet website of the Department of Veterans Affairs a hyperlink to the VetSuccess Internet website and to publicize such Internet website

Sponsor: Rep. Cliff Stearns  (Joint Committee on the Library)
September 28, 2010

Recognizing the anniversary of the tragic shootings that occurred at Fort Hood, Texas, on November 5, 2009.

Sponsor: Rep. John Carter  (Armed Services)
September 28, 2010

Expressing support for National POW/MIA Recognition Day.

Sponsor: Rep. Daniel Lipinski
September 28, 2010

Blinded Veterans Adaptive Housing Improvement Act of 2010


September 28, 2010

Supporting the goals and ideals of United States Military History Month

Sponsor: Rep. John Duncan  (Oversight and Reform)
September 28, 2010

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1332 Sharon Copley Road in Sharon Center, Ohio, as the “Emil Bolas Post Office”.


September 28, 2010

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 212 Main Street in Hartman, Arkansas, as the "M.R. ''Bucky'' Walters Post Office"

Sponsor: Rep. John Boozman  (Oversight and Reform)
September 28, 2010

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 47 South 7th Street in Indiana, Pennsylvania, as the "James M. ''Jimmy'' Stewart Post Office Building"


September 28, 2010

Access to Congressionally Mandated Reports Act


September 28, 2010

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 47 East Fayette Street in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, as the "George C. Marshall Post Office"


September 28, 2010

Securing America''s Veterans Insurance Needs and Goals (''SAVINGS'') Act of 2010


September 28, 2010

Congratulating the Washington Stealth for winning the National Lacrosse League Championship


September 24, 2010

Algae-based Renewable Fuel Promotion Act

Sponsor: Rep. Harry Teague
September 29, 2010

Expressing support for the 33 trapped Chilean miners following the Copiapo’ mining disaster and the Government of Chile as it works to rescue the miners and reunite them with their families

Sponsor: Rep. Connie Mack  (Foreign Affairs)
September 29, 2010

Expressing support for the goals and ideals of the Inaugural USA Science and Engineering Festival in Washington, D.C.

Sponsor: Rep. Brian Bilbray
September 29, 2010

Reducing Over-Classification Act


September 28, 2010

Recognizing the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 13 mission and the heroic actions of both the crew and those working at mission control in Houston, Texas, for bringing the three astronauts, Fred Haise, Jim Lovell, and Jack Swigert, home to Earth safely

Sponsor: Rep. Ted Poe
September 29, 2010

Regulated Investment Company Modernization Act

Sponsor: Rep. Charles B. Rangel
September 29, 2010

Amend part A of title XI of the Social Security Act of provide for a 1-year extension of the authorizations for the Work Incentives Planning and Assistance program and the Protection and Advocacy for Beneficiaries of Social Security program


September 28, 2010

Honoring the lives of the brave and selfless humanitarian aid workers, doctors, and nurses who died in the tragic attack of August 5, 2010, in northern Afghanistan.

Sponsor: Rep. Joe Pitts  (Joint Committee on the Library)
September 28, 2010

Rare Earths and Critical Materials Revitalization Act


September 28, 2010

Redundancy Elimination and Enhanced Performance for Preparedness Grants Act

Sponsor: Rep. Henry Cuellar
September 28, 2010

Supporting the goals and ideals of Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month.

Sponsor: Rep. Marcia L. Fudge
September 29, 2010

American Manufacturing Efficiency and Retraining Investment Collaboration Act or AMERICA Works Act


September 27, 2010

To amend the Small Business Jobs Act of 2010 to include certain construction and land development loans in the definition of small business lending


September 28, 2010

Christopher Bryski Student Loan Protection Act


September 28, 2010

Expressing support for designation of the week beginning on November 8, 2010, as National School Psychology Week.

Sponsor: Rep. David Loebsack
September 28, 2010

Wounded Warrior and Military Survivor Housing Assistance Act of 2010

Sponsor: Rep. Erik Paulsen  (Joint Committee on the Library)
September 28, 2010

Supporting the goals and ideals of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2010 and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should continue to raise awareness of domestic violence in the United States and its devastating effe

Sponsor: Rep. Ted Poe
September 28, 2010

Recognizing the contributions of the National Waterways Conference on the occasion of its 50th anniversary, and for other purposes.


September 28, 2010

To exclude from consumer credit reports medical debt that has been in collection and has been fully paid or settled, and for other purposes


September 22, 2010

All-American Flag Act

Sponsor: Rep. Bruce L. Braley
September 28, 2010

Audit the BP Fund Act

Sponsor: Rep. Kevin Brady  (Transportation and Infrastructure)
September 28, 2010

Federal Election Integrity Act

Sponsor: Rep. Susan A. Davis
September 28, 2010

Residential and Commuter Toll Fairness Act


September 22, 2010

CLEAN Act


September 22, 2010