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The Daily Leader - Steny Hoyer
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House Meets At…
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9:00 a.m.: Morning Hour

10:00 a.m.: Legislative Business


Unlimited “One Minutes” Per Side



  5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Suspensions (23 Bills):

1)     H.R. 6331 - Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 (Rep. Dingell/Rangel – Energy and Commerce/Ways and Means)

2)     H.R. 6327 - The Federal Aviation Administration Extension Act of 2008 (Rep. Rangel – Ways and Means)

3)     H.R. 6307 – Fostering Connections to Success Act (Rep. McDermott – Ways and Means)

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

5)    H.R. 6346 - Federal Price Gouging Prevention Act (Rep. Stupak – Energy and Commerce)

6)     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)

7)     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)

8)     H.R. 2818 - Veterans' Epilepsy Treatment Act of 2008 (Rep. Perlmutter – Veterans’ Affairs)

9)     H.Res. 1098 - Supporting the goals and ideals of the Year of the American Veteran (Rep. Filner – Veterans’ Affairs)

10)   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)

11)   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)

12)   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)

13)   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)

14)   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)

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

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

17)   H.R. 6312 - To advance credit union efforts to promote economic growth, modify credit union regulatory standards and reduce burdens, to provide regulatory relief and improve productivity for insured depository institutions, and for other purposes (Rep. Kanjorski/Rep. Moore (KS) – Financial Services)

18)   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)

19)   H.Res. 1283 - Expressing heartfelt sympathy for the victims and their families following the tornado that hit Little Sioux, Iowa, on June 11, 2008 (Rep. Terry (NE) – Oversight and Government Reform)

20)   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)

21)   H.Res. 970 - Expressing support for designation of June 30 as "National Corvette Day (Rep. Shimkus – Oversight and Government Reform)

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

23)   H.R. 5687 - The Federal Advisory Committee Act Amendments of 2008 (Rep. Clay – Oversight and Government Reform)


H.R. 5876 – Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens (Rep. George Miller - Education and Labor) (Complete Consideration)


Pending Amendments:

·         George Miller/McKeon Amendment

·         Shea-Porter Amendment


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


Postponed Suspension Vote (1)

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)