H.R. 3093 - Making Appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies for the Fiscal Year Ending

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Summary:
Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill was voted on in both the House and Senate. 
Amendments:
167 proposed amendments. 70 accepted. 20 rejected. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED on October 16, 2007.

1/2 required to pass

voted YES: 75 voted NO: 19
6 voted present/not voting

Making Appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies for the Fiscal Year Ending

H.R. 3093 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Collection of Restitution Improvement Act of 2007
  • Department of Commerce Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 2008
  • ED 1.0 Act
  • Native American Methamphetamine Enforcement and Treatment Act of 2007
  • Preservation of Assets for Restitution Act of 2007
  • Restitution for Victims of Crime Act of 2007
  • Science Appropriations Act, 2008
Sponsor
Alan Mollohan
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Budgets
    • Abortion
    • Administrative fees
    • Administrative remedies
    • Aeronautics
    • Agriculture
    • Agriculture in foreign trade
    • Airline passenger traffic
    • Algae
    • Alien labor
    • Ammunition
    • Animals
    • Antitrust law
    • Appropriations
    • Bankruptcy
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    • Business
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    • Cable television
    • Census
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    • Consultants
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    • Cultural property
    • Department of Commerce
    • Department of Justice
    • Discrimination in employment
    • Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
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    • East Asia
    • Education
    • Elections
    • Energy
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    • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
    • Equipment and supplies
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    • Executive departments
    • Executive reorganization
    • Export controls
    • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
    • Federal aid to Indians
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    • Federal employees
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    • Federal office buildings
    • Federally-guaranteed loans
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    • Firearms
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    • Fishery management
    • Food
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    • Foreign trade promotion
    • Forfeiture
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    • Marine Mammal Commission
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    • Methamphetamine
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    • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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    • Office of Science and Technology Policy
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    • Political advertising
    • Politics and government
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    • Prison labor
    • Prisoners
    • Prisons
    • Privatization
    • Prosecution
    • Public contracts
    • Public records
    • Religion
    • Religion in the workplace
    • Religious liberty
    • Reprogramming of appropriated funds
    • Rescission of appropriated funds
    • Research and development facilities
    • Research centers
    • Research grants
    • Right of asylum
    • Right of privacy
    • Salmon
    • Scholarships
    • Science policy
    • Security measures
    • Smokeless tobacco
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    • Telecommunication
    • Tobacco
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    • User charges
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    Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced7/19/2007
    Referred to Committee
    Amendments (167 proposed)
    Passed House7/26/2007
    Passed Senate10/16/2007
    Bill History
    Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Bordallo amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.7/25/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Biggert amendment (A012) Agreed to by voice vote.7/25/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseAmendment 1 to H.R. 30937/25/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    200 voted YES 228 voted NO 8 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 2 to H.R. 30937/25/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    125 voted YES 294 voted NO 17 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 3 to H.R. 30937/25/2007This amendment PASSED the House
    229 voted YES 196 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 4 to H.R. 30937/25/2007This amendment PASSED the House
    340 voted YES 87 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 5 to H.R. 30937/25/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    83 voted YES 342 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 10 to H.R. 30937/25/2007This amendment PASSED the House
    388 voted YES 39 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 14 to H.R. 30937/25/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    19 voted YES 389 voted NO 13 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Lampson amendment (A028) Agreed to by voice vote.7/25/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Poe amendment (A033) Agreed to by voice vote.7/26/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Drake amendment (A034) Agreed to by voice vote.7/26/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Capito amendment (A035) Agreed to by voice vote.7/26/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseAmendment 17 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment PASSED the House
    243 voted YES 186 voted NO 8 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 19 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment PASSED the House
    421 voted YES 2 voted NO 14 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 21 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    162 voted YES 267 voted NO 8 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 22 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment PASSED the House
    412 voted YES 18 voted NO 7 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 26 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment PASSED the House
    395 voted YES 34 voted NO 8 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 27 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment PASSED the House
    405 voted YES 25 voted NO 7 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 32 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    165 voted YES 262 voted NO 10 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Flake amendment (A038) Failed by voice vote.7/26/2007DID NOT PASS by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Flake amendment (A039) Failed by voice vote.7/26/2007DID NOT PASS by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment (A047) Agreed to by voice vote.7/26/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment (A048) Agreed to by voice vote.7/26/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment (A049) Agreed to by voice vote.7/26/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A053) Agreed to by voice vote.7/26/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Garrett (NJ) amendment (A057) Agreed to by voice vote.7/26/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseAmendment 36 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    202 voted YES 212 voted NO 23 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 37 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    87 voted YES 328 voted NO 22 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 43 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    77 voted YES 337 voted NO 23 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 40 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment PASSED the House
    215 voted YES 205 voted NO 17 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 50 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment PASSED the House
    404 voted YES 16 voted NO 17 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 51 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    138 voted YES 282 voted NO 17 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 52 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    159 voted YES 261 voted NO 17 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 54 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    186 voted YES 235 voted NO 16 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 55 to H.R. 30937/26/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    192 voted YES 228 voted NO 17 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 3093 Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 20087/26/2007This motion DID NOT PASS the House
    209 voted YES 215 voted NO 8 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn Passage - House - H.R. 3093 Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 20087/26/2007This bill PASSED the House
    281 voted YES 142 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Fossella amendment (A044) Agreed to by voice vote.7/27/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3250 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3268 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3210 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3211 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3213 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3215 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3216 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3218 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3219 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3220 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3222 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3223 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3225 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3227 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3230 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3231 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3233 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/04/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateOn the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Coburn Amdt. No. 3243 )10/04/2007This amendment PASSED the Senate
    61 voted YES 31 voted NO 8 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3247 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/15/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3251 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/15/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3256 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/15/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3263 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/15/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3271 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/15/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3272 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/15/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3273 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/15/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3275 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/15/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3288 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/15/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3309 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/15/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3310 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/15/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3318 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/15/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3234 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/15/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3239 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/15/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateBrown Amdt. No. 3260 as Modified10/15/2007This amendment PASSED the Senate
    85 voted YES 3 voted NO 12 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3249 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/16/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3276 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/16/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3278 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/16/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3279 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/16/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3283 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/16/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3286 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/16/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3290 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/16/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3304 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/16/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3311 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/16/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3312 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/16/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3314 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/16/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3208 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/16/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3209 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/16/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3228 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/16/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateDeMint Amdt. No.328910/16/2007This amendment PASSED the Senate
    90 voted YES 0 voted NO 10 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateEnsign Amdt. No. 329410/16/2007This amendment PASSED the Senate
    91 voted YES 0 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Ensign Amdt. No.3295 )10/16/2007This amendment PASSED the Senate
    68 voted YES 25 voted NO 7 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Thune Amdt. No.3317 )10/16/2007This amendment PASSED the Senate
    62 voted YES 31 voted NO 7 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Dole Amdt. No.3313 )10/16/2007This amendment PASSED the Senate
    50 voted YES 42 voted NO 8 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Vitter Amdt. No.3277 )10/16/2007This amendment PASSED the Senate
    52 voted YES 42 voted NO 6 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateMotion to Commit H.R.3093 to the Committee on Appropriations, with Instructions10/16/2007This motion DID NOT PASS the Senate
    44 voted YES 50 voted NO 6 voted present/not voting
    currently selectedSenateOn Passage - Senate - H.R. 3093, As Amended10/16/2007This bill PASSED the Senate
    75 voted YES 19 voted NO 6 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn Motion to Instruct Conferees: H.R. 3093 Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 200811/09/2007This motion PASSED the House
    218 voted YES 186 voted NO 28 voted present/not voting
    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced7/19/2007
    7/19/2007The House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 110-240, by Mr. Mollohan.
    Put on a legislative calendar7/19/2007Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 150.
    7/23/2007Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 562 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 3093 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be read by paragraph. Bill is open to amendments. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI.
    7/25/2007Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 562.
    7/25/2007House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 562 and Rule XVIII.
    7/25/2007The Speaker designated the Honorable Vic Snyder to act as Chairman of the Committee.
    7/25/2007Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 3093 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be read by paragraph. Bill is open to amendments. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI.
    7/25/2007GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 3093.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Rogers (MI) amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. Rogers (MI).
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Sessions amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Sessions.
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Rogers (MI) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Rogers (MI) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Sessions amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Sessions demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Capito amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A003) offered by Mrs. Capito.
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Capito amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mrs. Capito demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Shimkus amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A004) offered by Mr. Shimkus.
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Shimkus amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Shimkus demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the English amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A005) offered by Mr. English (PA).
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the English amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. English demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Bordallo amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A006) offered by Ms. Bordallo.
    select this voteVote7/25/2007On agreeing to the Bordallo amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Rogers (MI) amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. Rogers (MI).
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Mack amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Mr. Obey raised a point of order against the Rogers (MI) amendment (A007). Mr. Obey stated that the provisions of the Rogers (MI) amendment seek to appropriate funds for a program not authorized. The Chair sustained the point of order.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A008) offered by Mr. Mack.
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Mack amendment was withdrawn.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Jindal amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A009) offered by Mr. Jindal.
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Jindal amendment was withdrawn.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Lofgren amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A010) offered by Ms. Lofgren, Zoe.
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Lofgren amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Mollohan demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Price (GA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A011) offered by Mr. Price (GA).
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Price (GA) amendment was withdrawn.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Biggert amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A012) offered by Mrs. Biggert.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Weiner amendment under the five-minute rule.
    select this voteVote7/25/2007On agreeing to the Biggert amendment (A012) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A013) offered by Mr. Weiner.
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Weiner amendment was withdrawn.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the King (IA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A014) offered by Mr. King (IA).
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the King (IA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. King (IA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A015) offered by Mr. Rogers (MI).
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Rogers (MI) amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
    7/25/2007Mr. Obey raised a point of order against the Rogers (MI) amendment (A015). Mr. Obey stated that the provisions of the Rogers (MI) amendment seek to appropriate funds for a program not authorized. The Chair sustained the point of order.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A016) offered by Mr. Rogers (MI).
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Rogers (MI) amendment was withdrawn.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Rogers (MI) amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Capito amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A017) offered by Mrs. Capito.
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Capito amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mrs. Capito demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/25/2007Mr. Mollohan moved that the Committee rise.
    7/25/2007On motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/25/2007ORDER OF PROCEDURE - Mr. Mollohan asked unanimous consent that, during consideration of H.R. 3093 pursuant to House Resolution 562, the Chair may reduce to two minutes the minimum time for electronic voting under clause 6 of rule 18 and clauses 8 and 9 of rule 20.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Biggert amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Considered as unfinished business.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A018) offered by Mrs. Biggert.
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Biggert amendment was withdrawn.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Etheridge amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A019) offered by Mr. Etheridge.
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Etheridge amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Etheridge demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Chabot amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A020) offered by Mr. Chabot.
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Chabot amendment was withdrawn.
    7/25/2007Mr. Mollohan moved that the Committee rise.
    7/25/2007On motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/25/2007Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3093 as unfinished business.
    7/25/2007Considered as unfinished business.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A021) offered by Mr. Sessions. (consideration: CR H8469-8470, H8493-8494; text: H8469)
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Sessions amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Inslee amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A022) offered by Mr. Inslee.
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Sessions amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Sessions demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 1 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 2 to H.R. 3093
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Inslee amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Inslee demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Lipinski amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A023) offered by Mr. Lipinski.
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 3 to H.R. 3093
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Lipinski amendment was withdrawn.
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 4 to H.R. 3093
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the E.B. Johnson (TX) amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A024) offered by Ms. Johnson, E. B..
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 5 to H.R. 3093
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Johnson, E. B. amendment was withdrawn.
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 10 to H.R. 3093
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Biggert amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A025) offered by Mrs. Biggert.
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Biggert amendment was withdrawn.
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 14 to H.R. 3093
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Poe amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A026) offered by Mr. Poe.
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Poe amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Poe demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A027) offered by Mr. Reichert.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Reichert amendment under the five-minute rule pending reservation of a point of order. Subsequently, the reservation was removed.
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Reichert amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Reichert demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A028) offered by Mr. Lampson.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Lampson amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Boswell amendment under the five-minute rule pending reservation of a point of order.
    select this voteVote7/25/2007On agreeing to the Lampson amendment (A028) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A029) offered by Mr. Boswell.
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Boswell amendment was withdrawn.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Gingrey amendment under the five-minute rule pending reservation of a point of order.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A030) offered by Mr. Gingrey.
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Gingrey amendment was withdrawn.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Sali amendment under the five-minute rule pending reservation of a point of order.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A031) offered by Mr. Sali.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Hinchey amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Sali amendment was withdrawn.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A032) offered by Mr. Hinchey.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Poe amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Hinchey amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Hinchey demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A033) offered by Mr. Poe.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Drake amendment under the five-minute rule.
    select this voteVote7/26/2007On agreeing to the Poe amendment (A033) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A034) offered by Mrs. Drake.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 562, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Capito amendment under the five-minute rule.
    select this voteVote7/26/2007On agreeing to the Drake amendment (A034) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A035) offered by Mrs. Capito.
    select this voteVote7/26/2007On agreeing to the Capito amendment (A035) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/26/2007Mr. Mollohan moved that the committee rise.
    7/26/2007On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/26/2007Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3093 as unfinished business.
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 17 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 19 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 21 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 22 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 26 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 27 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 32 to H.R. 3093
    7/26/2007Supplemental report filed by the Committee on Appropriations, H. Rept. 110-240, Part II.
    7/26/2007Rule H. Res. 562 passed House.
    7/26/2007Considered as unfinished business.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Stearns amendment unde the five-minute rule.
    7/26/2007The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A036) offered by Mr. Stearns.
    7/26/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Stearns amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Stearns demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A037) offered by Mr. Flake.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Flake amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/26/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Flake amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Flake demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Flake amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A038) offered by Mr. Flake.
    select this voteVote7/26/2007On agreeing to the Flake amendment (A038) Failed by voice vote.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A039) offered by Mr. Flake.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Flake amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Pence amendment under the five-minute rule.
    select this voteVote7/26/2007On agreeing to the Flake amendment (A039) Failed by voice vote.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A040) offered by Mr. Pence.
    7/26/2007On agreeing to the Pence amendment (A040) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Nadler amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A041) offered by Mr. Nadler.
    7/26/2007By unanimous consent, the Nadler amendment was withdrawn.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson-Lee amendment.
    7/26/2007By unanimous consent, the Mack amendment was withdrawn.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A047) offered by Ms. Jackson-Lee (TX).
    7/26/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson-Lee amendment.
    select this voteVote7/26/2007On agreeing to the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment (A047) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A048) offered by Ms. Jackson-Lee (TX).
    7/26/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson-Lee amendment.
    select this voteVote7/26/2007On agreeing to the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment (A048) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A049) offered by Ms. Jackson-Lee (TX).
    select this voteVote7/26/2007On agreeing to the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment (A049) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A050) offered by Mr. Upton.
    7/26/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Upton amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Upton demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 30 minutes of debate on the Jordan amendment.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A051) offered by Mr. Jordan.
    7/26/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Jordan amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Jordan demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/26/2007The Committee of the Whole rose informally to receive a message from the Senate.
    7/26/2007Subsequently, the Committee resumed it's sitting.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 30 minutes of debate on the Price (GA) amendment.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A052) offered by Mr. Price (GA).
    7/26/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Price (GA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Price (GA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the King (IA) amendment.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A053) offered by Mr. King (IA).
    select this voteVote7/26/2007On agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A053) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 30 minutes of debate on the Musgrave amendment.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A054) offered by Mrs. Musgrave.
    7/26/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Musgrave amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mrs. Musgrave demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 30 minutes of debate on the Campbell amendment.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A055) offered by Mr. Campbell (CA).
    7/26/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Campbell amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Campbell demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Conaway amendment, pending reservation of a point of order.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A056) offered by Mr. Conaway.
    7/26/2007By unanimous consent, the Conaway amendment was withdrawn.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Garrett (NJ) amendment.
    7/26/2007Amendment (A057) offered by Mr. Garrett (NJ).
    select this voteVote7/26/2007On agreeing to the Garrett (NJ) amendment (A057) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/26/2007Mr. Mollohan moved for the Committee of the Whole to rise and report.
    7/26/2007On motion to rise and report Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/26/2007The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 3093.
    7/26/2007The House adopted the amendments en gross as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
    7/26/2007Mr. Lewis (CA) moved to recommit with instructions to Appropriations.
    7/26/2007DEBATE - The House proceeded with ten minutes of debate on the motion to recommit with instructions on H.R. 3093. The instructions contained in the motion seek to report the same back to the House promptly with a deficit neutral amendment to provide additional funding for Department of Justice immigration law enforcement capabilities; and funding for the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program at the level authorized pursuant to section 1196 of Public Law 109-162.
    7/26/2007The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 36 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 37 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 43 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 40 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 50 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 51 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 52 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 54 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/26/2007Amendment 55 to H.R. 3093
    select this voteVote7/26/2007On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 3093 Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 2008
    select this voteHouse Vote on Passage7/26/2007On Passage - House - H.R. 3093 Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 2008
    7/27/2007DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Nadler amendment under the five-minute rule pending reservation of a point of order.
    7/27/2007Amendment (A042) offered by Mr. Nadler.
    7/27/2007Mr. Frelinghuysen raised a point of order against the Nadler amendment (A042). Mr. Frelinghuysen stated that the Nadler amendment sought to make changes to existing law and impose additional duties and constituted legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.
    7/27/2007DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Flake amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/27/2007Amendment (A043) offered by Mr. Flake.
    7/27/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Flake amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Flake demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/27/2007DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Fossella amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/27/2007Amendment (A044) offered by Mr. Fossella.
    7/27/2007VACATING PROCEEDINGS - Mr. Shays asked unanimous consent that the proceedings by which the Pence amendment (A040) were agreed to be vacated to the end that the Chair put the question de novo. Agreed to without objection.
    select this voteVote7/27/2007On agreeing to the Fossella amendment (A044) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/27/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to the unanimous consent request just agreed to, the Chair put the question on adoption of the Pence amendment (de novo) and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Shays demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/27/2007Mr. Mollohan moved that the committee rise.
    7/27/2007On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/27/2007ORDER OF PROCEDURE - Mr. Mollohan asked unanimous consent that during further consideration of H.R. 3093 in the Committee of the Whole pursuant to to the provisions of H.Res. 562, no further amendment to the bill will be in order except those provided on a list at the desk. Agreed to without objection.
    7/27/2007Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3093 as unfinished business.
    7/27/2007Considered as unfinished business.
    7/27/2007The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
    7/27/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Inslee amendment pending reservation of a point of order.
    7/27/2007Amendment (A045) offered by Mr. Inslee.
    7/27/2007By unanimous consent, the Inslee amendment was withdrawn.
    7/27/2007Amendment (A046) offered by Mr. Mack.
    7/27/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Mack amendment pending reservation of a point of order.
    Put on a legislative calendar7/30/2007Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 289.
    10/04/2007Proposed amendment SA 3240 withdrawn in Senate.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3243 proposed by Senator Coburn.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3250 proposed by Senator Mikulski.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3250 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3256 proposed by Senator Casey for Senator Biden.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3260 proposed by Senator Brown.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3268 proposed by Senator Mikulski.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3268 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/04/2007Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3233 proposed by Senator Mikulski.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3210 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Bingaman.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3210 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3211 proposed by Senator Mikulski.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3211 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3213 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Domenici.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3213 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3214 proposed by Senator Inouye.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3215 proposed by Senator Mikulski.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3215 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3216 proposed by Senator Mikulski.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3216 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3218 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Murray.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3218 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3219 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Murray.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3219 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3220 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Menendez.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3220 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3222 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Landrieu.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3222 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3223 proposed by Senator Landrieu.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3223 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3225 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Reid.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3225 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3227 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Dorgan.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3227 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3230 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Coburn to Amendment SA 3215.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3230 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3231 proposed by Senator Shelby.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3231 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3233, previously agreed to, was modified by Unanimous Consent.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007Amendment SA 3233 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/04/2007Amendment SA 3240 proposed by Senator Dorgan.
    select this voteVote10/04/2007On the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Coburn Amdt. No. 3243 )
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3247 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator McCaskill.
    select this voteVote10/15/2007Amendment SA 3247 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3251 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Lautenberg.
    select this voteVote10/15/2007Amendment SA 3251 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/15/2007Considered by Senate.
    select this voteVote10/15/2007Amendment SA 3256 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/15/2007Considered by Senate.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3263 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Pryor.
    select this voteVote10/15/2007Amendment SA 3263 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3271 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Shelby.
    select this voteVote10/15/2007Amendment SA 3271 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3272 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Shelby.
    select this voteVote10/15/2007Amendment SA 3272 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3273 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Shelby.
    select this voteVote10/15/2007Amendment SA 3273 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3275 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Levin.
    select this voteVote10/15/2007Amendment SA 3275 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3277 proposed by Senator Vitter.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3288 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Shelby.
    select this voteVote10/15/2007Amendment SA 3288 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3309 proposed by Senator Mikulski.
    select this voteVote10/15/2007Amendment SA 3309 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3310 proposed by Senator Mikulski.
    select this voteVote10/15/2007Amendment SA 3310 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3317 proposed by Senator Thune.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3318 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Coburn.
    select this voteVote10/15/2007Amendment SA 3318 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/15/2007Considered by Senate.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3208 proposed by Senator Bingaman.
    10/15/2007Considered by Senate.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3225, previously agreed to, was modified by Unanimous Consent.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3233, previously agreed to, was further modified by Unanimous Consent.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3234 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Obama.
    select this voteVote10/15/2007Amendment SA 3234 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/15/2007Amendment SA 3239 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Kennedy.
    select this voteVote10/15/2007Amendment SA 3239 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    select this voteVote10/15/2007Brown Amdt. No. 3260 as Modified
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3249, previously agreed to, was modified further by Unanimous Consent.
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Amendment SA 3249 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3276 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Dorgan.
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Amendment SA 3276 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/16/2007Considered by Senate.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3278 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Stevens.
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Amendment SA 3278 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3279 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Kyl.
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Amendment SA 3279 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3283 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Sessions.
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Amendment SA 3283 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3286 proposed by Senator DeMint.
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Amendment SA 3286 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3289 proposed by Senator DeMint.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3290 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Smith.
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Amendment SA 3290 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3294 proposed by Senator Ensign.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3295 proposed by Senator Ensign.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3304 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Boxer.
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Amendment SA 3304 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3311 proposed by Senator Mikulski.
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Amendment SA 3311 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3312 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Stevens.
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Amendment SA 3312 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3313 proposed by Senator Dole.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3314 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Sununu.
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Amendment SA 3314 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/16/2007Considered by Senate.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3249 proposed by Senator Leahy.
    10/16/2007Considered by Senate.
    10/16/2007Senate insists on its amendment, asks for a conference, appoints conferees Mikulski; Inouye; Leahy; Kohl; Harkin; Dorgan; Feinstein; Reed; Lautenberg; Byrd; Shelby; Gregg; Stevens; Domenici; McConnell; Hutchison; Brownback; Alexander; Cochran.
    10/16/2007Considered by Senate.
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Amendment SA 3208 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3209 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Bingaman.
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Amendment SA 3209 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/16/2007Considered by Senate.
    10/16/2007Proposed amendment SA 3214 withdrawn in Senate.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3227, previously agreed to, was modified by Unanimous Consent.
    10/16/2007Amendment SA 3228 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Landrieu.
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Amendment SA 3228 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    select this voteVote10/16/2007DeMint Amdt. No.3289
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Ensign Amdt. No. 3294
    select this voteVote10/16/2007On the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Ensign Amdt. No.3295 )
    select this voteVote10/16/2007On the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Thune Amdt. No.3317 )
    select this voteVote10/16/2007On the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Dole Amdt. No.3313 )
    select this voteVote10/16/2007On the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Vitter Amdt. No.3277 )
    select this voteVote10/16/2007Motion to Commit H.R.3093 to the Committee on Appropriations, with Instructions
    currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage10/16/2007On Passage - Senate - H.R. 3093, As Amended
    10/18/2007Message on Senate action sent to the House.
    11/09/2007Mr. Mollohan moved that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and agree to a conference.
    11/09/2007On motion that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and agree to a conference Agreed to by voice vote.
    11/09/2007Mr. Frelinghuysen moved that the House instruct conferees.
    11/09/2007DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on the Frelinghuysen motion to instruct conferees. The instructions contained in the motion seek to recede to section 527 of the Senate amendment.
    11/09/2007The previous question was ordered without objection.
    11/09/2007On motion that the House instruct conferees Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 218 - 186 (Roll No. 1076).
    11/09/2007The Speaker appointed conferees: Mollohan, Kennedy, Fattah, Ruppersberger, Schiff, Honda, DeLauro, Price (NC), Obey, Frelinghuysen, Culberson, Rogers (KY), Latham, Aderholt, and Lewis (CA).
    select this voteVote11/09/2007On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H.R. 3093 Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 2008
    12/12/2007The conferees on the part of the House are discharged and H.R. 3093 is laid on the table pursuant to H. Res. 860.
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    select this voteH. Amdt. 643Rogers, Mike [R-MI8]July 25, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment sought to increase funding for the Office of China Compliance by $6 million.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 644Sessions, Pete [R-TX32]July 25, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment sought to increase funding for the Federal Bureau of Investigation by $6 million.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 645Capito, Shelley [R-WV]July 25, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment increases funding for the Southwest Border Prosecutor Initiative by $10 million.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 646Shimkus, John [R-IL15]July 25, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment increases funding for the National Telecommunications and Information Administration by $5 million to issue grants to upgrade 9-1-1- call centers.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 647English, Philip [R-PA3]July 25, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment sought to increase funding for the United States International Trade Commission by $1 million.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 648Bordallo, Madeleine [D-GU]July 25, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment redirects $500,000 in funding within the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

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    H. Amdt. 649Rogers, Mike [R-MI8]July 25, 2007Offered on July 24, 2007.

    An amendment numbered 27 printed in the Congressional Record to reduce appropriations (by transfer) for the National Oceanic and Atmosperic Administration (NOAA), and increase appropriations for a FBI pilot program by $16 million.

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    H. Amdt. 650Mack, Connie [R-FL14]July 25, 2007Withdrawn on July 25, 2007.

    An amendment to increase appropriations (by transfer) for the National Oceanic and Atmosperic Adminstration (NOAA), and reduce appropriations for Departmental Management.

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    H. Amdt. 651Jindal, Bobby [R-LA1]July 25, 2007Withdrawn on July 25, 2007.

    An amendment to increase appropriations (by transfer) for the NOAA, and reduce appropriations for General Adminstration by $2 million.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 652Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA19]July 25, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment increases funding for the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program by $55 million.

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    H. Amdt. 653Price, Tom [R-GA6]July 25, 2007Withdrawn on July 25, 2007.

    An amendment numbered 26 printed in the Congressional Record to reduce appropriations (by transfer) for the Departmental Management (Salaries and Expenses account), and increase appropriations for Education and Human Resources by $2 million.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 654Biggert, Judy [R-IL13]July 25, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment transfers $6.25 million from the Department of Justice's General Administration account to the Offices of the United States Attorney and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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    H. Amdt. 655Weiner, Anthony [D-NY9]July 25, 2007Withdrawn on July 25, 2007.

    An amendment to reduce appropriations for General Administraion, Justice Information Sharing Technology, Tactical Law Enforcement Wireless Communications, Administrative Review and Appeals, and Detention Trustee; and increase appropriations for Community Oriented Policing Services.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 656King, Steve [R-IA4]July 25, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment sought to redirect $1 million in funding within the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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    H. Amdt. 657Rogers, Mike [R-MI8]July 25, 2007Offered on July 24, 2007.

    An amendment numbered 5 printed in the Congressional Record.

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    H. Amdt. 658Rogers, Mike [R-MI8]July 25, 2007Withdrawn on July 25, 2007.

    An amendment numbered 6 printed in the Congressional Record to provide that funds be available for annuity protection for Special Agents of the FBI who had completed a total of 3 or more years in field supervisory positions as of June 3, 2004 who are subsequently transferred to positions at a lower grade because they chose not to accept transfers within the FBI.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 659Capito, Shelley [R-WV]July 25, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment increases funding for the Rural Domestic Violence and Child Abuse Enforcement Assistance Grants by $10 million.

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    H. Amdt. 660Biggert, Judy [R-IL13]July 25, 2007Withdrawn on July 25, 2007.

    An amendment to redirect appropriations within the Office of Justice Programs by $34 million.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 661Etheridge, Bob [D-NC2]July 25, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment increases funding for the Office of Justice Programs by $1,747,111.

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    H. Amdt. 662Chabot, Steve [R-OH1]July 25, 2007Withdrawn on July 25, 2007.

    An amendment to redirect $15 million of appropriation funding for Community Oriented Policing Services by.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 663Sessions, Pete [R-TX32]July 25, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment sought to strike section 213 which prohibits funds in the bill from being used to conduct a public-private competition for work performed by employees of the Bureau of Prisons or Federal Prison Industries, Incorporated.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 664Inslee, Jay [D-WA1]July 25, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment increases the "Office on Violence Against Women--Violence Against Women Prevention and Prosecution Programs" funding by $14 million.

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    H. Amdt. 665Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL3]July 25, 2007Withdrawn on July 25, 2007.

    An amendment inserting a new section (SEC. 214) for "Office of Justice Programs--State and Local Law Enforcement Assistance".

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    H. Amdt. 666Johnson, Eddie [D-TX30]July 25, 2007Withdrawn on July 25, 2007.

    An amendment inserting, ", of which not less than $70,700,00 shall be for the Minority University Research and Education Programs," after the dollar amount.

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    H. Amdt. 667Biggert, Judy [R-IL13]July 25, 2007Withdrawn on July 25, 2007.

    An amendment to make funds available for the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force program.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 668Poe, Ted [R-TX2]July 25, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment adds $10 million to a fund established for victims of crimes.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 669Reichert, David [R-WA8]July 25, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment provides $5 million for the Court Training and Improvements Program.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 670Lampson, Nicholas [D-TX22]July 25, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment to prohibit the use of funds to be used for business-class or first-class airline travel by employees of the Department of Commerce in contravention.

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    H. Amdt. 671Boswell, Leonard [D-IA3]July 25, 2007Withdrawn on July 25, 2007.

    An amendment to reduce the amount made available by this Act for the "Department of Justice--General Administration--salaries and expenses" account, and increasing funds for the "Department of Justice--Office of Justice Programs--community oriented policing services" account.

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    H. Amdt. 672Gingrey, Phil [R-GA11]July 25, 2007Withdrawn on July 25, 2007.

    An amendment numbered 23 printed in the Congressional Record to prohibit the use of funds to be used by the Director of the Bureau of Alcohol. Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to pay the compensation of employees of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to test and examine firearms without written and published testing standards.

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    H. Amdt. 673Sali, Bill [R-ID1]July 25, 2007Withdrawn on July 25, 2007.

    An amendment to fund the appropriation in this Act for State and Local Law Enforcement Assistance, $2 million shall be available to provide grants to develop, expand, and strengthen victim service programs for victims of trafficking.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 674Hinchey, Maurice [D-NY22]July 25, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit the use of funds made available in this Act to the Department of Justice may be used, with respect to certain states, to prevent such States from implementing their own State laws that authorize the use, distribution, possession, or cultivation of medical marijuana.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 675Poe, Ted [R-TX2]July 25, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment prohibits funds in the bill from being used to enforce the judgement of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas in the case of United States v. Ignacio Ramos, Et Al. decided March 8, 2006, or the sentences imposed.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 676Drake, Thelma [R-VA2]July 25, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment prohibits funds in the bill from being used in contravention of section 642 of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 which prohibits localities from enacting laws that prevent police officers from reporting immigration information to the Federal government.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 677Capito, Shelley [R-WV]July 25, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 25, 2007.

    Amendment prohibits funds in the bill from being used to employ those who are not legally authorized to work.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 678Stearns, Clifford [R-FL6]July 26, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit use of funds for the EEOC may be used for litigation expenses incurred in connection with cases commenced after the date of the enactment of this Act against employers on the grounds that such employers require employees to speak English.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 679Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]July 26, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit funds in the bill from being used for the Lobster Institute at the University of Maine in Orono, Maine.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 680Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]July 26, 2007Failed by voice vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit funds in the bill from being used for meteorological equipment at Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, Indiana.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 681Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]July 26, 2007Failed by voice vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit use of funds in the bill for the National Textile Centers.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 682Pence, Mike [R-IN6]July 26, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment prohibits funds in the bill from being used by the Department of Justice to enforce the criminal penalties provisions of the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 2002.

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    H. Amdt. 683Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY10]July 26, 2007Withdrawn on July 26, 2007.

    An amendment to increase funding for the Jessica Gonzales Victims Assistance Program by $5 million.

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    H. Amdt. 684Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY10]July 26, 2007Offered on July 25, 2007.

    An amendment to prohibit the use of funds to be used to enforce section 505 of the USA PATRIOT Act until the Department of Justice conducts a full review and delivers to Congress a report on the use of National Security Letters to collect information on U.S. persons who are not suspected to be agents of a foreign power as that term is defined in 50 U.S.C. 1801.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 685Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]July 26, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit funds in the bill from being used for the East Coast Shellfish Research Institute at the East Coast Shellfish Growers Association, Toms River, New Jersey.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 686Fossella, Vito [R-NY13]July 26, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment to prohibit the use of funds to be used to carry out the decision of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in Lin, et al. v. United States Department of Justice rendered on July 16, 2007.

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    H. Amdt. 687Inslee, Jay [D-WA1]July 26, 2007Withdrawn on July 26, 2007.

    An amendment to prohibit the use of funds regarding federal law enforcement on tribal land.

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    H. Amdt. 688Mack, Connie [R-FL14]July 26, 2007Withdrawn on July 26, 2007.

    An amendment to prohibit the use of funds be used to carry out the composition and delivery of exigent circumstances letters, that indicate that a grand jury subpoena is forthcoming where none has been convened or where there is no reasonable likelihood that one will be convened, to United States citizens, businesses, banks, firms or any other entity that retains personal identity information about citizens.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 689Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]July 26, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment to reduce the amount made available for the Department of Justice-Office of Justice Programs-state and local law enforcement assistance and by increasing the amount made available for the Department of Justice-Office of Justice Programs-state and local law enforcement assistance by $10 million.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 690Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]July 26, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment to redirect $10 million in funding regarding the Department of Justice.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 691Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]July 26, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment to prohibit the funds made available in this Act may be used in violation of Subtitle A of Title VIII (International Space Station Independent Safety Taskforce) of the NASA Authorization Act of 2005.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 692Upton, Fred [R-MI6]July 26, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment to prohibit funds to be used to purchase light bulbs unless the light bulb have the "ENERGY STAR" or "Federal Energy Management Program" designation.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 693Jordan, Jim [R-OH4]July 26, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment sought to provide that each amount appropriated or otherwise made available by this Act that is not required to be appropriated or otherwise made available by a provision of law is reduced by 3.0 percent.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 694Price, Tom [R-GA6]July 26, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment sought to make the total appropriations made in this Act (other than appropriations required to be made by a provision of law) are hereby reduced by $750,000,000.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 695King, Steve [R-IA4]July 26, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment prohibits funds in the bill from being used to employ workers described in section 274A(h)(3) of the Immigration and Nationality Act.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 696Musgrave, Marilyn [R-CO4]July 26, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment sought to reduce funds in the bill by 0.5 percent.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 697Campbell, John [R-CA45]July 26, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment sought to reduce the total amount appropriated in this Act by 0.05 percent.

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    H. Amdt. 698Conaway, K. [R-TX11]July 26, 2007Withdrawn on July 26, 2007.

    An amendment to express the sense of the House that any reduction in the amount appropriated by this Act achieved as a result of amendments adopted by the House should be dedicated to deficit reduction.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 699Garrett, Scott [R-NJ5]July 26, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 26, 2007.

    Amendment to prohibit the use of funds to be used to send or otherwise pay for the attendance of more than 50 employees from a Federal department or agency at any single conference occuring outside the United States.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3208Bingaman, Jeff [D-NM]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 15, 2007.

    To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to clarify that territories and Indian tribes are eligible to receive grants for confronting the use of methamphetamine.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3209Bingaman, Jeff [D-NM]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 15, 2007.

    To make certain forestry workers eligible for legal assistance.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3210Bingaman, Jeff [D-NM]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To conduct a study regarding investments in intangible assets.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3211Mikulski, Barbara [D-MD]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    In the nature of a substitute.

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    S. Amdt. 3212Domenici, Pete [R-NM]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

    Amendment information not available.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3213Domenici, Pete [R-NM]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To increase the number of Deputy United States Marshals assigned to work in immigration-related matters.

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    S. Amdt. 3214Inouye, Daniel [D-HI]October 4, 2007Withdrawn on October 15, 2007.

    To establish a fact-finding Commission to extend the study of a prior Commission to investigate and determine facts and circumstances surrounding the relocation, internment, and deportation to Axis countries of Latin Americans of Japanese descent from December 1941 through February 1948, and the impact of those actions by the United States, and to recommend appropriate remedies, and for other purposes.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3215Mikulski, Barbara [D-MD]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To require reporting regarding the costs of conferences held by the Department of Justice.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3216Mikulski, Barbara [D-MD]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To require certain evaluations by the Secretary of Commerce and the Director of the Office of Management and Budget before the satellite acquisition program of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration may proceed.

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    S. Amdt. 3217Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

    Amendment information not available.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3218Murray, Patty [D-WA]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To provide funds for the Northern Border Prosecutor Initiative.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3219Murray, Patty [D-WA]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To ensure FBI work force is properly allocated to meet the FBI's mission requirements and priorities.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3220Menéndez, Robert [D-NJ]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To provide additional funding for juvenile mentoring programs.

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    S. Amdt. 3221Dorgan, Byron [D-ND]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

    Amendment information not available.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3222Landrieu, Mary [D-LA]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To provide for hiring additional conciliators for the regional offices of the Community Relations Service of the Department of Justice, and for other purposes.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3223Landrieu, Mary [D-LA]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To waive certain matching requirements for counties and parishes in which the President declared a major disaster in response to Hurricane Katrina of 2005 or Hurricane Rita of 2005.

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    S. Amdt. 3224Landrieu, Mary [D-LA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

    Amendment information not available.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3225Reid, Harry [D-NV]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To require an analysis of the methods for collecting data regarding the status of the United States economy and a determination of whether the current data results in an overstatement of United States economic growth, domestic manufacturing output, and productivity.

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    S. Amdt. 3226Casey, Robert [D-PA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

    Amendment information not available.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3227Dorgan, Byron [D-ND]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To provide adequate funding for the Drug Courts program.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3228Landrieu, Mary [D-LA]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 15, 2007.

    To provide funds for bycatch reduction devices for shrimpers in areas of the Gulf Coast impacted by Hurricanes Rita and Katrina.

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    S. Amdt. 3229Landrieu, Mary [D-LA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

    Amendment information not available.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3230Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To ensure Department of Justice conference spending does not fund excessive junkets, lavish meals, or organizations linked to terrorism.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3231Shelby, Richard [R-AL]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To improve the working conditions for the United States Marshal's Service.

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    S. Amdt. 3232Dodd, Christopher [D-CT]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

    Amendment information not available.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3233Mikulski, Barbara [D-MD]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To provide additional funding for the Office on Violence Against Women.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3234Obama, Barack [D-IL]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 14, 2007.

    To provide that none of the funds appropriated or otherwise made available by this Act may be used to enter into a contract in an amount greater than $5,000,000 or to award a grant in excess of such amount unless the prospective contractor or grantee makes certain certifications regarding Federal tax liability.

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    S. Amdt. 3235Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

    Amendment information not available.

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    S. Amdt. 3236Landrieu, Mary [D-LA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

    Amendment information not available.

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    S. Amdt. 3237Landrieu, Mary [D-LA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3238Kennedy, Edward [D-MA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

    Amendment information not available.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3239Kennedy, Edward [D-MA]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 14, 2007.

    To clarify that student loan repayment assistance does not violate section 209 of title 18, United States Code relating to Federal salary.

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    S. Amdt. 3240Dorgan, Byron [D-ND]October 4, 2007Withdrawn on October 3, 2007.

    To increase funding for crime control and methamphetamine abuse projects for Indians, with an offset.

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    S. Amdt. 3241Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

    Amendment information not available.

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    S. Amdt. 3242Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

    Amendment information not available.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3243Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 4, 2007Failed by roll call vote on October 3, 2007.

    To provide $1,680,000 to investigate and prosecute unsolved civil rights crimes in a fiscally responsible manner by prioritizing spending.

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    S. Amdt. 3244Dole, Elizabeth [R-NC]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

    Amendment information not available.

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    S. Amdt. 3245Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

    Amendment information not available.

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    S. Amdt. 3246Boxer, Barbara [D-CA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

    Amendment information not available.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3247McCaskill, Claire [D-MO]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 14, 2007.

    To require the Departments, agencies, and commissions to establish and maintain on their website homepages a direct link to the websites of their Inspectors General, and for other purposes.

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    S. Amdt. 3248Boxer, Barbara [D-CA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3249Leahy, Patrick [D-VT]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 15, 2007.

    To appropriate an additional $15,000,000 for the Boys and Girls Clubs of America and to provide a full offset for such amount.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3250Mikulski, Barbara [D-MD]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To provide necessary expenses for return to flight activities associated with the space shuttle and to provide that funding for such expenses is designated as emergency spending.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3251Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 14, 2007.

    To provide funds for the National Research Council study on acidification of the oceans as authorized by the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Reauthorization Act of 2006.

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    S. Amdt. 3252Feingold, Russell [D-WI]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3253Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3254Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3255Kerry, John [D-MA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3256Biden, Joseph [D-DE]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 14, 2007.

    To appropriate an additional $110,000,000 for community oriented policing services and to provide a full offset for such amount.

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    S. Amdt. 3259Kohl, Herbert [D-WI]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3260Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]October 4, 2007Passed by roll call vote on October 14, 2007.

    To prohibit the use of any funds made available in this Act in a manner that is inconsistent with the trade remedy laws of the United States, and for other purposes.

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    S. Amdt. 3261Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3262Kennedy, Edward [D-MA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3263Pryor, Mark [D-AR]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 14, 2007.

    To establish a pilot program for digital and wireless networks to advance online higher education opportunities for minority students.

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    S. Amdt. 3264Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3265Kennedy, Edward [D-MA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3266Clinton, Hillary [D-NY]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3267Akaka, Daniel [D-HI]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3268Mikulski, Barbara [D-MD]October 4, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 3, 2007.

    To provide funds for science, engineering, technology, and mathematics related activities.

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    S. Amdt. 3269Kerry, John [D-MA]October 4, 2007Offered on October 3, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3270Shelby, Richard [R-AL]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3271Shelby, Richard [R-AL]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 14, 2007.

    Of a perfecting nature.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3272Shelby, Richard [R-AL]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 14, 2007.

    Relative to the review of IT and 2010 Census-related activities at the Bureau of the Census.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3273Shelby, Richard [R-AL]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 14, 2007.

    Of a perfecting nature.

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    S. Amdt. 3274Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3275Levin, Carl [D-MI]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 14, 2007.

    To require the FBI to submit an annual report to Congress regarding the length of time taken by the FBI to conduct background checks.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3276Dorgan, Byron [D-ND]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 15, 2007.

    To amend the Mandatory Victims' Restitution Act to improve restitution for victims of crime, and for other purposes.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3277Vitter, David [R-LA]October 15, 2007Failed by roll call vote on October 15, 2007.

    To prohibit funds from being used in contravention of section 642(a) of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3278Stevens, Ted [R-AK]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 15, 2007.

    To correct a technical error in Public Law 110-53 relating to emergency communications modernization.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3279Kyl, Jon [R-AZ]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 15, 2007.

    To increase appropriations for personnel, equipment, and other resources to be used for the analysis of DNA samples, and for other purposes.

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    S. Amdt. 3280Sessions, Jefferson [R-AL]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3281Sessions, Jefferson [R-AL]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3282Sessions, Jefferson [R-AL]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3283Sessions, Jefferson [R-AL]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 15, 2007.

    To use $10,000,000 from the Department of Justice Working Capital Fund for the expansion of Operation Streamline, the zero tolerance prosecution policy currently in place in the Del Rio and Yuma border sectors.

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    S. Amdt. 3284Sessions, Jefferson [R-AL]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3285Sessions, Jefferson [R-AL]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3286DeMint, Jim [R-SC]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 15, 2007.

    To provide that none of the funds made available under the Act may be used to circumvent any statutory or administrative formula-driven or competitive awarding process to award funds to a project in response to a request from a Member of Congress, and for other purposes.

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    S. Amdt. 3287Vitter, David [R-LA]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3288Shelby, Richard [R-AL]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 14, 2007.

    To provide transparency and accountability in funding for conferences and meetings of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3289DeMint, Jim [R-SC]October 15, 2007Passed by roll call vote on October 15, 2007.

    To prevent Federal employees from purchasing unnecessary first-class or premium-class airline tickets at taxpayers' expense.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3290Smith, Gordon [R-OR]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 15, 2007.

    To increase appropriations for salaries and expenses for hiring 200 additional Assistant United States Attorneys for the prosecution of offenses relating to the sexual exploitation of children, and for other purposes.

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    S. Amdt. 3291Kyl, Jon [R-AZ]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3292Kyl, Jon [R-AZ]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3293Snowe, Olympia [R-ME]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3294Ensign, John [R-NV]October 15, 2007Passed by roll call vote on October 15, 2007.

    To increase funding for the United States Marshals Service to ensure full funding for the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006 and offset the increase by reducing funding for the Advanced Technology Program.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3295Ensign, John [R-NV]October 15, 2007Failed by roll call vote on October 15, 2007.

    To increase funding for the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program and offset the increase by reducing NASA funding.

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    S. Amdt. 3296Ensign, John [R-NV]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3297Ensign, John [R-NV]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3298Kerry, John [D-MA]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3299Kerry, John [D-MA]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3300McCaskill, Claire [D-MO]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3301Boxer, Barbara [D-CA]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3302Clinton, Hillary [D-NY]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3303Mikulski, Barbara [D-MD]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3304Boxer, Barbara [D-CA]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 15, 2007.

    To make $2,000,000 available for sampling, analysis, and clean-up related to the disposal of obsolete vessels owned or operated by the Federal Government in Suisun Bay, California.

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    S. Amdt. 3305Mikulski, Barbara [D-MD]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3306Mikulski, Barbara [D-MD]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3307Mikulski, Barbara [D-MD]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3308Mikulski, Barbara [D-MD]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3309Mikulski, Barbara [D-MD]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 14, 2007.

    To provide that certain funds be available for the development of educational activities in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics related to the civilian space program.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3310Mikulski, Barbara [D-MD]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 14, 2007.

    To provide for certain public-private competition requirements.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3311Mikulski, Barbara [D-MD]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 15, 2007.

    To extend the numerical limitation exception for H-2B nonimmigrants.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3312Stevens, Ted [R-AK]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 15, 2007.

    To amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to authorize the Secretary of Commerce to develop and maintain a list of vessels and vessel owners engaged in illegal, unreported, or unregulated fishing, and for other purposes.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3313Dole, Elizabeth [R-NC]October 15, 2007Failed by roll call vote on October 15, 2007.

    To set aside $75,000,000 of the funds appropriated under the heading State and Local Law Enforcement Assistance for activities that support State and local law enforcement agencies in their efforts to assist the Federal Government's enforcement of immigration laws.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3314Sununu, John [R-NH]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 15, 2007.

    To make funds available for regional coastal disaster assistance, transition, and recovery programs.

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    S. Amdt. 3315Thune, John [R-SD]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 3316Thune, John [R-SD]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3317Thune, John [R-SD]October 15, 2007Failed by roll call vote on October 15, 2007.

    To provide, in a fiscally responsible manner, additional funding for United States attorneys to prosecute violent crimes in Indian country.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 3318Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 15, 2007Passed by voice vote on October 14, 2007.

    To provide additional transparency and accountability in funding for conferences and meetings of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

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    S. Amdt. 3319Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]October 15, 2007Offered on October 14, 2007.

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    Average given to Senators who voted:
    196% more
    $12,918
    $11,879
    $127
    YES$24,923
    $7,004
    $1,395
    $26
    NO$8,425
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    Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008: On Passage - Senate - H.R. 3093, As Amended

    3 organizations supported this bill

    International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers
    (n.d.). International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers; "NASA's Largest Federal Union Endorses HR 3093"; 7-25-07. Retrieved n.d., from .
    National Association of Development Organizations
    (n.d.). National Association of Development Organizations; "EDA FY2008 Appropriations: Support House Increase of $20 Million and Senate Language on EDA Staffing and Operations" . Retrieved n.d., from .
    The Planetary Society
    (n.d.). The Planetary Society; "Administration Threatens to Veto Bill to Increase NASA Funding"; 7-27-07. Retrieved n.d., from .

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    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Vote
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$31,500$0Yes
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$22,900$0Yes
    Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0No
    John BarrassoRWY$0$0No
    Max BaucusDMT$19,550$0Yes
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$13,200$0Yes
    Bob BennettRUT$0$0Yes
    Joe BidenDDE$2,300$0Yes
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$20,750$0Yes
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$9,000$0Yes
    Barbara BoxerDCA$47,500$0Yes
    Sherrod BrownDOH$57,600$0Yes
    Sam BrownbackRKS$5,350$0No
    Jim BunningRKY$2,500$0No
    Richard BurrRNC$11,000$0No
    Robert ByrdDWV$29,950$0Yes
    Maria CantwellDWA$35,850$0Yes
    Ben CardinDMD$54,650$0Yes
    Tom CarperDDE$9,400$0Yes
    Bob CaseyDPA$44,900$0Yes
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$7,100$0No
    Hillary ClintonDNY$143,621$0Not Voting
    Tom CoburnROK$4,250$0No
    William Thad CochranRMS$2,500$0Yes
    Norm ColemanRMN$25,680$0Yes
    Susan M. CollinsRME$20,900$0Yes
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$17,100$0Yes
    Bob CorkerRTN$11,200$0No
    John CornynRTX$28,875$0No
    Larry CraigRID$500$0Yes
    Mike CrapoRID$0$0Yes
    Jim DeMintRSC$6,500$0No
    Chris DoddDCT$22,400$0Yes
    Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$30,900$0Yes
    Pete DomeniciRNM$6,000$0Yes
    Byron DorganDND$24,250$0Yes
    Dick DurbinDIL$23,000$0Yes
    John EnsignRNV$6,900$0No
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0No
    Russ FeingoldDWI$28,750$0Yes
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$20,000$0Yes
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$2,250$0No
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0Yes
    Judd GreggRNH$18,000$0Yes
    Chuck HagelRNE$3,750$0Yes
    Tom HarkinDIA$67,100$0Yes
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$5,500$0Yes
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$10,000$0Yes
    Jim InhofeROK$11,600$0No
    Dan InouyeDHI$11,350$0Not Voting
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$11,600$0Not Voting
    Tim JohnsonDSD$22,850$0Yes
    Ted KennedyDMA$39,350$0Not Voting
    John F. KerryDMA$17,450$0Yes
    Amy KlobucharDMN$33,700$0Yes
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
    Jon KylRAZ$15,700$0Yes
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$46,550$0Yes
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$25,887$0Yes
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$10,250$0Yes
    Carl LevinDMI$44,700$0Yes
    Joe LiebermanICT$48,400$0Yes
    Blanche LincolnDAR$24,750$0Yes
    Chester Trent LottRMS$0$0No
    Dick LugarRIN$21,000$0Yes
    Mel MartinezRFL$12,550$0Yes
    John McCainRAZ$9,000$0No
    Claire McCaskillDMO$50,100$0Yes
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$25,100$0Yes
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$35,000$0Yes
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$50,250$0Yes
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$3,000$0Yes
    Patty MurrayDWA$73,200$0Yes
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$39,700$0Yes
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$37,500$0Yes
    Barack ObamaDIL$62,350$0Not Voting
    Mark L. PryorDAR$24,588$0Yes
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$16,000$0Yes
    Harry ReidDNV$46,500$0Yes
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$5,550$0Yes
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$32,250$0Yes
    Ken SalazarDCO$83,850$0Yes
    Bernie SandersIVT$29,950$0Yes
    Chuck SchumerDNY$22,000$0Yes
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$12,500$0Yes
    Gordon SmithROR$6,750$0Yes
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$16,300$0Yes
    Arlen SpecterDPA$69,100$0Yes
    Debbie StabenowDMI$47,455$0Yes
    Ted StevensRAK$3,500$0Yes
    John SununuRNH$13,900$0Yes
    Jon TesterDMT$28,700$0Yes
    John ThuneRSD$16,444$0No
    David VitterRLA$9,500$0No
    George VoinovichROH$27,600$0No
    John WarnerRVA$0$0Not Voting
    Jim WebbDVA$25,100$0Yes
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$13,500$0Yes
    Ron WydenDOR$8,750$0Yes

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    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$31,500$0Yes
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$22,900$0Yes
    Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0No
    John BarrassoRWY$0$0No
    Max BaucusDMT$19,550$0Yes
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$13,200$0Yes
    Bob BennettRUT$0$0Yes
    Joe BidenDDE$2,300$0Yes
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$20,750$0Yes
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$9,000$0Yes
    Barbara BoxerDCA$47,500$0Yes
    Sherrod BrownDOH$57,600$0Yes
    Sam BrownbackRKS$5,350$0No
    Jim BunningRKY$2,500$0No
    Richard BurrRNC$11,000$0No
    Robert ByrdDWV$29,950$0Yes
    Maria CantwellDWA$35,850$0Yes
    Ben CardinDMD$54,650$0Yes
    Tom CarperDDE$9,400$0Yes
    Bob CaseyDPA$44,900$0Yes
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$7,100$0No
    Hillary ClintonDNY$143,621$0Not Voting
    Tom CoburnROK$4,250$0No
    William Thad CochranRMS$2,500$0Yes
    Norm ColemanRMN$25,680$0Yes
    Susan M. CollinsRME$20,900$0Yes
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$17,100$0Yes
    Bob CorkerRTN$11,200$0No
    John CornynRTX$28,875$0No
    Larry CraigRID$500$0Yes
    Mike CrapoRID$0$0Yes
    Jim DeMintRSC$6,500$0No
    Chris DoddDCT$22,400$0Yes
    Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$30,900$0Yes
    Pete DomeniciRNM$6,000$0Yes
    Byron DorganDND$24,250$0Yes
    Dick DurbinDIL$23,000$0Yes
    John EnsignRNV$6,900$0No
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0No
    Russ FeingoldDWI$28,750$0Yes
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$20,000$0Yes
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$2,250$0No
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0Yes
    Judd GreggRNH$18,000$0Yes
    Chuck HagelRNE$3,750$0Yes
    Tom HarkinDIA$67,100$0Yes
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$5,500$0Yes
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$10,000$0Yes
    Jim InhofeROK$11,600$0No
    Dan InouyeDHI$11,350$0Not Voting
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$11,600$0Not Voting
    Tim JohnsonDSD$22,850$0Yes
    Ted KennedyDMA$39,350$0Not Voting
    John F. KerryDMA$17,450$0Yes
    Amy KlobucharDMN$33,700$0Yes
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
    Jon KylRAZ$15,700$0Yes
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$46,550$0Yes
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$25,887$0Yes
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$10,250$0Yes
    Carl LevinDMI$44,700$0Yes
    Joe LiebermanICT$48,400$0Yes
    Blanche LincolnDAR$24,750$0Yes
    Chester Trent LottRMS$0$0No
    Dick LugarRIN$21,000$0Yes
    Mel MartinezRFL$12,550$0Yes
    John McCainRAZ$9,000$0No
    Claire McCaskillDMO$50,100$0Yes
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$25,100$0Yes
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$35,000$0Yes
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$50,250$0Yes
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$3,000$0Yes
    Patty MurrayDWA$73,200$0Yes
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$39,700$0Yes
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$37,500$0Yes
    Barack ObamaDIL$62,350$0Not Voting
    Mark L. PryorDAR$24,588$0Yes
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$16,000$0Yes
    Harry ReidDNV$46,500$0Yes
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$5,550$0Yes
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$32,250$0Yes
    Ken SalazarDCO$83,850$0Yes
    Bernie SandersIVT$29,950$0Yes
    Chuck SchumerDNY$22,000$0Yes
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$12,500$0Yes
    Gordon SmithROR$6,750$0Yes
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$16,300$0Yes
    Arlen SpecterDPA$69,100$0Yes
    Debbie StabenowDMI$47,455$0Yes
    Ted StevensRAK$3,500$0Yes
    John SununuRNH$13,900$0Yes
    Jon TesterDMT$28,700$0Yes
    John ThuneRSD$16,444$0No
    David VitterRLA$9,500$0No
    George VoinovichROH$27,600$0No
    John WarnerRVA$0$0Not Voting
    Jim WebbDVA$25,100$0Yes
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$13,500$0Yes
    Ron WydenDOR$8,750$0Yes

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Non-profit foundations$1,317,950
    Federal employees unions$959,850
    Human Rights$19,800

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