H.R. 2112 - Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012

Economics and public finance. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
An act making consolidated appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has become law. 
Amendments:
243 proposed amendments. 47 accepted. 38 rejected. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED on November 1, 2011.

1/2 required to pass

voted YES: 69 voted NO: 30
1 voted present/not voting

Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012

H.R. 2112 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
An act making consolidated appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Department of Commerce Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Science Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Department of Commerce Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Department of Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2012
  • Science Appropriations Act, 2012
  • An act making consolidated appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes.
Sponsor
Jack Kingston
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Economics and public finance
    • Access Board
    • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
    • Advisory bodies
    • Agricultural conservation and pollution
    • Agricultural insurance
    • Agricultural marketing and promotion
    • Agricultural prices, subsidies, credit
    • Agricultural research
    • Alaska
    • Alaska Natives and Hawaiians
    • Alternative and renewable resources
    • Appropriations
    • Asia
    • Atmospheric science and weather
    • Aviation and airports
    • Bankruptcy
    • Border security and unlawful immigration
    • Broadcasting, cable, digital technologies
    • California
    • Canada
    • Caribbean area
    • Census and government statistics
    • Child health
    • China
    • Commission on Civil Rights
    • Commodity Futures Trading Commission
    • Computer security and identity theft
    • Computers and information technology
    • Congressional oversight
    • Connecticut
    • Correctional facilities and imprisonment
    • Crime prevention
    • Crime victims
    • Crimes against women
    • Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation
    • Criminal justice information and records
    • Cuba
    • Delaware
    • Department of Agriculture
    • Department of Commerce
    • Department of Housing and Urban Development
    • Department of Justice
    • Department of Transportation
    • Detention of persons
    • Disability and paralysis
    • Disaster relief and insurance
    • District of Columbia
    • Domestic violence and child abuse
    • Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
    • Drug safety, medical device, and laboratory regulation
    • Drug trafficking and controlled substances
    • Drug, alcohol, tobacco use
    • Economic development
    • Educational technology and distance education
    • Elementary and secondary education
    • Energy efficiency and conservation
    • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
    • Executive Office of the President
    • Executive agency funding and structure
    • Farm Credit Administration
    • Farmland
    • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
    • Federal Maritime Commission
    • Firearms and explosives
    • Fishes
    • Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
    • Food assistance and relief
    • Food supply, safety, and labeling
    • Foreign aid and international relief
    • Foreign and international corporations
    • Foreign labor
    • Forests
    • Fruit and vegetables
    • Government National Mortgage Association (Ginnie Mae)
    • Government corporations and government-sponsored enterprises
    • Government employee pay, benefits, personnel management
    • Government lending and loan guarantees
    • Government trust funds
    • Gulf of Mexico
    • HIV-AIDS
    • Hawaii
    • Hazardous wastes and toxic substances
    • Homelessness and emergency shelter
    • Housing and community development funding
    • Housing discrimination
    • Housing finance and home ownership
    • Housing for the elderly and disabled
    • Indian social and development programs
    • Infrastructure development
    • Intellectual property
    • Interagency Council on Homelessness
    • Iowa
    • Judicial procedure and administration
    • Juvenile crime and gang violence
    • Land transfers
    • Latin America
    • Law enforcement administration and funding
    • Law enforcement officers
    • Legal Services Corporation
    • Legal fees and court costs
    • Licensing and registrations
    • Lighting and heating
    • Low- and moderate-income housing
    • Maine
    • Marine Mammal Commission
    • Marine and coastal resources, fisheries
    • Marine and inland water transportation
    • Maryland
    • Massachusetts
    • Meat
    • Mexico
    • Michigan
    • Military facilities and property
    • Military readiness
    • Minority and disadvantaged businesses
    • Mississippi
    • Motor carriers
    • Motor fuels
    • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
    • National Railroad Passenger Corporation (Amtrak)
    • National Science Foundation
    • National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB)
    • Natural disasters
    • Navigation, waterways, harbors
    • Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation
    • Nevada
    • New Hampshire
    • New Jersey
    • New York City
    • New York State
    • North Carolina
    • Nutrition and diet
    • Office of the U.S. Trade Representative
    • Pennsylvania
    • Performance measurement
    • Pipelines
    • Poverty and welfare assistance
    • Property rights
    • Public contracts and procurement
    • Public housing
    • Public transit
    • Railroads
    • Religion
    • Research administration and funding
    • Research and development
    • Rhode Island
    • Roads and highways
    • Rural conditions and development
    • Saint Lawrence Seaway
    • Small business
    • Solid waste and recycling
    • Space flight and exploration
    • Spacecraft and satellites
    • State and local courts
    • Surface Transportation Board
    • Telephone and wireless communication
    • Trade adjustment assistance
    • Trade restrictions
    • Transportation costs
    • Transportation employees
    • Transportation programs funding
    • Transportation safety and security
    • U.S. International Trade Commission
    • User charges and fees
    • Utah
    • Vermont
    • Virginia
    • Visas and passports
    • Wages and earnings
    • Water quality
    • Watersheds
    • West Virginia
    • Wetlands
    • Wildlife conservation and habitat protection
    • Wyoming
    Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced6/03/2011
    Referred to Committee
    Amendments (243 proposed)
    Passed House6/16/2011
    Passed Senate11/01/2011
    Passed House11/17/2011
    Passed Senate11/17/2011
    Signed by President11/18/2011
    Bill History
    Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the DeLauro amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.6/15/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Fortenberry amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.6/15/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Clarke (MI) amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.6/15/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Young (IN) amendment (A009) Agreed to by voice vote.6/15/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Nugent amendment (A012) Agreed to by voice vote.6/15/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseAmendment 2 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    193 voted YES 226 voted NO 14 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 5 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment PASSED the House
    226 voted YES 199 voted NO 8 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 6 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment PASSED the House
    352 voted YES 70 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 7 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    120 voted YES 304 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 10 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    83 voted YES 338 voted NO 12 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 11 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    125 voted YES 298 voted NO 10 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 14 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    142 voted YES 282 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 15 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    107 voted YES 318 voted NO 8 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 16 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    200 voted YES 224 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 18 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    139 voted YES 285 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 20 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    64 voted YES 360 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 22 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    119 voted YES 306 voted NO 8 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 23 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    99 voted YES 324 voted NO 10 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 24 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    124 voted YES 300 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 25 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    108 voted YES 316 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 26 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    120 voted YES 303 voted NO 10 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 27 to H.R. 21126/15/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    164 voted YES 257 voted NO 12 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Broun (GA) amendment (A017) Failed by voice vote.6/15/2011DID NOT PASS by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Broun (GA) amendment (A019) Failed by voice vote.6/15/2011DID NOT PASS by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Broun (GA) amendment (A028) Failed by voice vote.6/15/2011DID NOT PASS by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Kingston amendment (A030) Agreed to by voice vote.6/16/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Young (AK) amendment (A031) Agreed to by voice vote.6/16/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Royce amendment (A035) Agreed to by voice vote.6/16/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Chaffetz amendment (A038) Agreed to by voice vote.6/16/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Chaffetz amendment (A039) Failed by voice vote.6/16/2011DID NOT PASS by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Engel amendment (A044) Agreed to by voice vote.6/16/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseAmendment 32 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    170 voted YES 238 voted NO 25 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 33 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment PASSED the House
    212 voted YES 201 voted NO 20 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 36 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment PASSED the House
    223 voted YES 197 voted NO 13 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 37 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    178 voted YES 241 voted NO 14 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 40 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    167 voted YES 252 voted NO 14 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 41 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment PASSED the House
    221 voted YES 198 voted NO 14 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 42 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    154 voted YES 262 voted NO 17 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 43 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    155 voted YES 262 voted NO 16 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 45 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment PASSED the House
    240 voted YES 176 voted NO 17 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 47 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment PASSED the House
    231 voted YES 189 voted NO 13 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 48 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    181 voted YES 237 voted NO 15 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 49 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment PASSED the House
    238 voted YES 179 voted NO 16 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 50 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    182 voted YES 235 voted NO 16 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 51 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment PASSED the House
    288 voted YES 132 voted NO 13 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 52 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    84 voted YES 335 voted NO 14 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 53 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    132 voted YES 287 voted NO 14 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 56 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    109 voted YES 310 voted NO 14 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 57 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment PASSED the House
    283 voted YES 128 voted NO 22 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 60 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    186 voted YES 228 voted NO 19 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 61 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    162 voted YES 254 voted NO 17 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 62 to H.R. 21126/16/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    101 voted YES 314 voted NO 18 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 2112 Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes6/16/2011This motion DID NOT PASS the House
    185 voted YES 233 voted NO 15 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn Passage - House - H.R. 2112 Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes6/16/2011This bill PASSED the House
    217 voted YES 203 voted NO 13 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Flake amendment (A054) Failed by voice vote.6/16/2011DID NOT PASS by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Gardner amendment (A058) Agreed to by voice vote.6/16/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Flores amendment (A059) Agreed to by voice vote.6/16/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 804 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/18/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 775 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)10/18/2011This amendment PASSED the Senate
    99 voted YES 0 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 740 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)10/18/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
    44 voted YES 55 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 793 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/19/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 798 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/19/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 816 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/19/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 739 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)10/19/2011This amendment PASSED the Senate
    59 voted YES 39 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 755 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/20/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 771 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/20/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 781 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/20/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 815 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/20/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 836 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/20/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 874 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.10/20/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 769 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)10/20/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
    45 voted YES 55 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 750 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)10/20/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
    57 voted YES 43 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 879 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)10/20/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
    55 voted YES 44 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 860 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)10/20/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
    46 voted YES 54 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 917 to S.Amdt. 857 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 211210/20/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
    41 voted YES 57 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 857 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)10/20/2011This amendment PASSED the Senate
    60 voted YES 38 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 869 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)10/20/2011This amendment PASSED the Senate
    58 voted YES 41 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 810 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)10/20/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
    41 voted YES 58 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 738 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/21/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 805 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/21/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 806 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/21/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 809 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/21/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 859 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/21/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 890 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/21/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 892 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/21/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 893 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent. (text as modified: CR 10/20/2011 S6849)10/21/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 898 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/21/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 912 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/21/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 918 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.10/21/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 791 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)10/21/2011This amendment PASSED the Senate
    84 voted YES 15 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 792 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)10/21/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
    59 voted YES 40 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 796 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)10/21/2011This amendment PASSED the Senate
    73 voted YES 26 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 753 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)10/21/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
    47 voted YES 52 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)10/21/2011This amendment PASSED the Senate
    82 voted YES 16 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 921 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.11/01/2011PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 800 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)11/01/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
    13 voted YES 85 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 821 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)11/01/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
    38 voted YES 60 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 763 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)11/01/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
    44 voted YES 54 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 801 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)11/01/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
    41 voted YES 57 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Motion to Recommit H.R. 211211/01/2011This motion DID NOT PASS the Senate
    39 voted YES 60 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
    currently selectedSenateOn Passage of the Bill H.R. 211211/01/2011This bill PASSED the Senate
    69 voted YES 30 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn Motion to Instruct Conferees: H.R. 2112 Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes11/03/2011This motion PASSED the House
    265 voted YES 160 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn the Conference Report - House - H.R. 2112 Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes11/17/2011This bill PASSED the House
    298 voted YES 121 voted NO 15 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Conference Report H.R. 211211/17/2011This bill PASSED the Senate
    70 voted YES 30 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced6/03/2011
    6/03/2011The House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 112-101, by Mr. Kingston.
    Put on a legislative calendar6/03/2011Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 56.
    6/13/2011Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 300 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2112 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.
    6/14/2011Rule H. Res. 300 passed House.
    6/14/2011Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 300. (consideration: CR H4108-4183; text of Title I of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR H4130, H4166, H4168, H4169, H4170, H4171, H4175, H4178-4179, H4180, H4181, H4182-4183; text of Title II of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR H4183, CR 6/15/2011 H4202)
    6/14/2011Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2112 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.
    6/14/2011House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 300 and Rule XVIII.
    6/14/2011The Speaker designated the Honorable Candice S. Miller to act as Chairwoman of the Committee.
    6/14/2011GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 2112.
    6/14/2011Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on pro forma amendments to H.R. 2112.
    6/14/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the DeLauro amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/14/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the DeLauro amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. DeLauro demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/14/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Jackson Lee amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
    6/14/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Fortenberry amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/14/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Sessions amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/14/2011POSTPONED 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 ayes had prevailed. Mr. Farr demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/14/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Farr amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/14/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Farr amendment, the Chair put the question adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Farr demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/14/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Broun (GA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/14/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Broun (GA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Broun (GA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/14/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Clarke (MI) amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/14/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Young (IN) amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/14/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Chaffetz amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/14/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Chaffetz amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Kingston demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/14/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Nugent amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/14/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Jackson Lee amendment under the five-minute rule pending reservation of a point of order.
    6/14/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Clarke (MI) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Clarke (MI) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/14/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Richardson amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/14/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Richardson amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Richardson demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/14/2011Mr. Kingston moved that the Committee rise.
    6/14/2011On motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/14/2011Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 2112 as unfinished business.
    6/14/2011Amendment (A001) offered by Ms. DeLauro.
    6/15/2011Considered as unfinished business.
    6/15/2011Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H4239-4274; text of Title III of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR H4203-4204, H4205, H4206-4207; text of Title IV of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR H4207, H4209-4210; text of Title V of amendment in the nature of a substitute: H4210, H4215; text of Title VI of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR H4217, H4219; text of Title VII of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR H4219, H4219-4222, H4238, H4239)
    6/15/2011The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Broun amendment No. 10 under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Gosar amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Gosar amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Gosar demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Broun amendment No. 11 under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Broun(GA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Broun(GA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Broun(GA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Foxx amendment No. 2 under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Foxx amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Foxx amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Foxx demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Broun (GA) amendment No. 12 under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Broun(GA) amendment No. 12, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Broun (GA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/15/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Gosar amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Gosar demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Broun (GA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Broun (GA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Broun (GA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Stearns amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011POSTPONED 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 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 a time to be announced.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Lummis amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced the unfinished business was on the question of adoption of amendments which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings were postponed.
    6/15/2011MOMENT OF SILENCE - The House observed a moment of silence in honor of those affected by the tornadoes in Joplin, Missouri on May 22, 2011.
    6/15/2011Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on pro forma amendments to H.R. 2112.
    6/15/2011Mr. Lance raised a point of order against the content of the measure. Section 740 violates Clause 2 of rule XXI and constitutes legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.
    6/15/2011Mr. Lucas raised a point of order against the content of the measure. Section 741 violates Clause 2 of rule XXI and constitutes legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.
    6/15/2011Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole resumed debate on pro forma amendments to H.R. 2112.
    6/15/2011Mr. Lucas raised a point of order against the content of the measure. Section 743 violates Clause 2 of rule XXI and constitutes legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.
    6/15/2011Mr. Lucas raised a point of order against the content of the measure. Section 744 violates Clause 2 of rule XXI and constitutes legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.
    6/15/2011Mr. Kingston moved that the Committee rise.
    6/15/2011On motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/15/2011Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 2112 as unfinished business.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Kingston amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Young (AK) amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Pingree amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Pingree amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Ms. Pingree demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Foxx amendment no. 1 under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Foxx amendment no. 1, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Farr demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Woolsey amendment no. 20 under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Royce amendment no. 24 under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Kind amendment no. 25 under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Kind amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Kind demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Dingell amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Dingell amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Dingell demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Chaffetz amendment no. 13 under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Chaffetz amendment no. 14 under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Jackson Lee amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Jackson Lee demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Gibson amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Gibson amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Kingston demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Blumenauer amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Blumenauer amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Blumenauer demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the King (IA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011POSTPONED 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 ayes had prevailed. Mr. Farr demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Engel amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Clarke (MI) amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
    6/15/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Garrett (NJ) amendment under the five-minute rule.
    select this voteVote6/15/2011On agreeing to the DeLauro amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A002) offered by Ms. DeLauro.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A003) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee (TX).
    6/15/2011Mr. Kingston raised a point of order against the Jackson Lee (TX) amendment (A003). Mr. Kingston stated that the amendment does not meet the budget neutral requirement necessary for the amendment to be considered en bloc. The Chair sustained the point of order.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A004) offered by Mr. Fortenberry.
    select this voteVote6/15/2011On agreeing to the Fortenberry amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A005) offered by Mr. Sessions.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A006) offered by Mr. Farr.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. Broun (GA).
    6/15/2011Amendment (A008) offered by Mr. Clarke (MI).
    select this voteVote6/15/2011On agreeing to the Clarke (MI) amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A009) offered by Mr. Young (IN).
    select this voteVote6/15/2011On agreeing to the Young (IN) amendment (A009) Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A010) offered by Mr. Chaffetz.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A011) offered by Mr. Broun (GA).
    6/15/2011Amendment (A012) offered by Mr. Nugent.
    select this voteVote6/15/2011On agreeing to the Nugent amendment (A012) Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A013) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee (TX).
    6/15/2011Mr. Kingston raised a point of order against the Jackson Lee (TX) amendment (A013). Mr. Kingston stated that the amendment does not meet the budget neutral requirement necessary for the amendment to be considered en bloc. The Chair sustained the point of order.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A014) offered by Mr. Clarke (MI).
    6/15/2011Amendment (A015) offered by Mr. Broun (GA).
    6/15/2011Amendment (A016) offered by Ms. Richardson.
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 2 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 5 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 6 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 7 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 10 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 11 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 14 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 15 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 16 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 18 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 20 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 22 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 23 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 24 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 25 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 26 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/15/2011Amendment 27 to H.R. 2112
    6/15/2011Amendment (A017) offered by Mr. Broun (GA).
    select this voteVote6/15/2011On agreeing to the Broun (GA) amendment (A017) Failed by voice vote.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A018) offered by Mr. Gosar.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A019) offered by Mr. Broun (GA).
    select this voteVote6/15/2011On agreeing to the Broun (GA) amendment (A019) Failed by voice vote.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A020) offered by Mr. Broun (GA).
    6/15/2011Amendment (A021) offered by Ms. Foxx.
    6/15/2011By unanimous consent, the Foxx amendment was withdrawn.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A022) offered by Ms. Foxx.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A023) offered by Mr. Broun (GA).
    6/15/2011Amendment (A024) offered by Mr. Gosar.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A025) offered by Mr. Broun (GA).
    6/15/2011Amendment (A026) offered by Mr. Broun (GA).
    6/15/2011Amendment (A027) offered by Mr. Stearns.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A028) offered by Mr. Broun (GA).
    select this voteVote6/15/2011On agreeing to the Broun (GA) amendment (A028) Failed by voice vote.
    6/15/2011Amendment (A029) offered by Mrs. Lummis.
    6/15/2011By unanimous consent, the Lummis amendment was withdrawn.
    6/16/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Garrett amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Farr demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/16/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Jackson Lee amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/16/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Jackson Lee demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/16/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Scalise amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/16/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Scalise amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Farr demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/16/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Jackson Lee amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/16/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Hirono amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/16/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Hirono amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Hirono demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/16/2011Mr. Kingston moved that the Committee rise.
    6/16/2011On motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/16/2011Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 2112 as unfinished business.
    6/16/2011Considered as unfinished business.
    6/16/2011The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
    6/16/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Holden amendment no. 38 under the five-minute rule.
    6/16/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Holden amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Holden demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/16/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Campbell (CA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/16/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Campbell (CA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Campbell (CA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/16/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Flake amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/16/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Lujan amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
    6/16/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Blackburn amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/16/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Blackburn amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mrs. Blackburn demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/16/2011POSTPONED 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 a time to be announced.
    6/16/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Gardner amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/16/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Flores amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/16/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Flake amendment under the five-minute rule.
    6/16/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 300, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Lipinski amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order. Subsequently, the reservation was removed.
    6/16/2011POSPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Lipinski amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Lipinski demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    6/16/2011UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question of adoption of amendments which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
    6/16/2011Mr. Kingston moved for the Committee of the Whole to rise and report.
    6/16/2011On motion to rise and report Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/16/2011The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 2112.
    6/16/2011The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
    6/16/2011The House adopted the amendment in the nature of a substitute as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
    6/16/2011Ms. Hochul moved to recommit with instructions to Appropriations.
    6/16/2011DEBATE - The House proceeded with ten minutes of debate on the motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to report the same back to the House with an amendment to increase funds in CFTC (Commodity Futures Trading Commission) by $11.8 million for enforcement against oil and gas speculators, including establishing limits to diminish, eliminate, or prevent excessive speculation that unnecessarily drives up gas prices, and offsets it with a $4 million reduction in departmental administration, and a 7.8 million reduction in salaries and expenses.
    6/16/2011The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
    6/16/2011Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
    6/16/2011Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Appropriations.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A030) offered by Mr. Kingston.
    select this voteVote6/16/2011On agreeing to the Kingston amendment (A030) Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A031) offered by Mr. Young (AK).
    6/16/2011Amendment (A032) offered by Ms. Pingree (ME).
    select this voteVote6/16/2011On agreeing to the Young (AK) amendment (A031) Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A033) offered by Ms. Foxx.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A034) offered by Ms. Woolsey.
    6/16/2011By unanimous consent, the Woolsey amendment was withdrawn.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A035) offered by Mr. Royce.
    select this voteVote6/16/2011On agreeing to the Royce amendment (A035) Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A036) offered by Mr. Kind.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A037) offered by Mr. Dingell.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A038) offered by Mr. Chaffetz.
    select this voteVote6/16/2011On agreeing to the Chaffetz amendment (A038) Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A039) offered by Mr. Chaffetz.
    select this voteVote6/16/2011On agreeing to the Chaffetz amendment (A039) Failed by voice vote.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A040) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee (TX).
    6/16/2011Amendment (A041) offered by Mr. Gibson.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A042) offered by Mr. Blumenauer.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A043) offered by Mr. King (IA).
    6/16/2011Amendment (A044) offered by Mr. Engel.
    select this voteVote6/16/2011On agreeing to the Engel amendment (A044) Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A045) offered by Mr. King (IA).
    6/16/2011Amendment (A046) offered by Mr. Clarke (MI).
    6/16/2011By unanimous consent, the Clarke (MI) amendment was withdrawn.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A047) offered by Mr. Garrett.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A048) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee (TX). (consideration: CR 6/15/2011 H4271-4272; text: CR 6/15/2011 H4271)
    6/16/2011Amendment (A049) offered by Mr. Scalise. (consideration: CR 6/15/2011 H4272; text: CR 6/15/2011 H4272)
    6/16/2011Amendment (A050) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee (TX). (consideration: CR 6/15/2011 H4272-4273; text: CR 6/15/2011 H4272)
    6/16/2011Amendment (A051) offered by Ms. Hirono. (consideration: CR 6/15/2011 H4274; text: CR 6/15/2011 H4274)
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 32 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 33 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 36 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 37 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 40 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 41 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 42 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 43 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 45 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 47 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 48 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 49 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 50 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 51 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 52 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 53 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 56 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 57 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 60 to H.R. 2112
    6/16/2011Amendment (A052) offered by Mr. Holden.
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 61 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote6/16/2011Amendment 62 to H.R. 2112
    6/16/2011Amendment (A053) offered by Mr. Campbell.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A054) offered by Mr. Flake.
    select this voteVote6/16/2011On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 2112 Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes
    select this voteHouse Vote on Passage6/16/2011On Passage - House - H.R. 2112 Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes
    select this voteVote6/16/2011On agreeing to the Flake amendment (A054) Failed by voice vote.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A055) offered by Mr. Lujan.
    6/16/2011Mrs. Lummis raised a point of order against the Lujan amendment (A055). The amendment violates Clause 2 of rule XXI and imposes new duties on the Secretary of Agriculture. The Chair sustained the point of order.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A056) offered by Mrs. Blackburn.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A057) offered by Mr. Flake.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A058) offered by Mr. Gardner.
    select this voteVote6/16/2011On agreeing to the Gardner amendment (A058) Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A059) offered by Mr. Flores.
    select this voteVote6/16/2011On agreeing to the Flores amendment (A059) Agreed to by voice vote.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A060) offered by Mr. Flake.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A061) offered by Mr. Lipinski.
    6/16/2011Amendment (A062) offered by Mr. Flake.
    9/07/2011Committee on Appropriations. Reported by Senator Kohl with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 112-73.
    Put on a legislative calendar9/07/2011Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 155.
    10/17/2011Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
    10/17/2011The committee reported amendment was withdrawn by Unanimous Consent.
    10/17/2011See also S. 1572.
    10/17/2011See also S. 1596.
    10/17/2011See also H.R. 2596.
    10/17/2011Amendment SA 738 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Inouye.
    10/17/2011Amendment SA 750 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Webb to Amendment SA 738.
    10/17/2011Amendment SA 755 proposed by Senator Kohl to Amendment SA 738.
    10/17/2011Amendment SA 772 proposed by Senator Durbin for Senator Murray to Amendment SA 738.
    10/17/2011Amendment SA 775 proposed by Senator Cornyn to Amendment SA 738.
    10/18/2011Amendment SA 816 proposed by Senator Sanders to Amendment SA 738.
    10/18/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/18/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/18/2011Amendment SA 739 proposed by Senator McCain to Amendment SA 738.
    10/18/2011Amendment SA 740 proposed by Senator McCain to Amendment SA 738.
    10/18/2011Amendment SA 741 proposed by Senator McCain to Amendment SA 738.
    10/18/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/18/2011Considered by Senate. (CR S6633)
    10/18/2011Amendment SA 769 proposed by Senator Vitter to Amendment SA 738.
    10/18/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/18/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/18/2011Amendment SA 781 proposed by Senator Landrieu to Amendment SA 738.
    10/18/2011Amendment SA 791 proposed by Senator Coburn to Amendment SA 738.
    10/18/2011Amendment SA 792 proposed by Senator Coburn to Amendment SA 738.
    10/18/2011Amendment SA 804 proposed by Senator Collins to Amendment SA 738.
    select this voteVote10/18/2011Amendment SA 804 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    select this voteVote10/18/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 775 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote10/18/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 740 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    10/19/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/19/2011Motion by Senator Lee to recommit to Senate Committee on Appropriations with instructions to reduce spending in each division made in Senate.
    10/19/2011Cloture motion on the bill presented in Senate.
    10/19/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/19/2011Cloture motion on amendment SA 738 presented in Senate.
    10/19/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/19/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/19/2011Proposed amendment SA 741 withdrawn in Senate.
    10/19/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/19/2011Amendment SA 753 proposed by Senator Ayotte to Amendment SA 738.
    10/19/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/19/2011Amendment SA 763 proposed by Senator Blunt for Senator DeMint to Amendment SA 738.
    10/19/2011Amendment SA 764 proposed by Senator Blunt for Senator DeMint to Amendment SA 738.
    10/19/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/19/2011Amendment SA 771 proposed by Senator Bingaman to Amendment SA 738.
    10/19/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/19/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/19/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/19/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/19/2011Amendment SA 793 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Coburn to Amendment SA 738.
    select this voteVote10/19/2011Amendment SA 793 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/19/2011Amendment SA 798 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Coburn to Amendment SA 738.
    select this voteVote10/19/2011Amendment SA 798 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/19/2011Amendment SA 810 proposed by Senator Sessions to Amendment SA 738.
    10/19/2011Amendment SA 814 proposed by Senator Crapo to Amendment SA 738.
    10/19/2011Amendment SA 815 proposed by Senator Moran to Amendment SA 738.
    10/19/2011Considered by Senate.
    select this voteVote10/19/2011Amendment SA 816 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/19/2011Amendment SA 836 proposed by Senator Lautenberg to Amendment SA 738.
    10/19/2011Amendment SA 857 proposed by Senator Menendez to Amendment SA 738.
    10/19/2011Amendment SA 860 proposed by Senator Blunt for Senator Grassley to Amendment SA 738.
    10/19/2011Amendment SA 869 proposed by Senator Gillibrand to Amendment SA 738.
    10/19/2011Amendment SA 879 proposed by Senator Merkley to Amendment SA 738.
    select this voteVote10/19/2011On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 739 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    select this voteVote10/20/2011Amendment SA 755 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    select this voteVote10/20/2011Amendment SA 771 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Proposed amendment SA 772 withdrawn in Senate.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    select this voteVote10/20/2011Amendment SA 781 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Amendment SA 794 proposed by Senator Coburn to Amendment SA 738.
    10/20/2011Amendment SA 795 proposed by Senator Coburn to Amendment SA 738.
    10/20/2011Amendment SA 796 proposed by Senator Coburn to Amendment SA 738.
    10/20/2011Amendment SA 797 proposed by Senator Coburn to Amendment SA 738.
    10/20/2011Amendment SA 799 proposed by Senator Coburn to Amendment SA 738.
    10/20/2011Amendment SA 800 proposed by Senator Coburn to Amendment SA 738.
    10/20/2011Amendment SA 801 proposed by Senator Coburn to Amendment SA 738.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    select this voteVote10/20/2011Amendment SA 815 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/20/2011Amendment SA 833 proposed by Senator Coburn to Amendment SA 738.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    select this voteVote10/20/2011Amendment SA 836 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Amendment SA 874 proposed by Senator Brown OH.
    select this voteVote10/20/2011Amendment SA 874 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    10/20/2011Considered by Senate.
    10/20/2011Amendment SA 917 proposed by Senator Vitter to Amendment SA 857.
    select this voteVote10/20/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 769 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote10/20/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 750 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote10/20/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 879 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote10/20/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 860 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote10/20/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 917 to S.Amdt. 857 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112
    select this voteVote10/20/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 857 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote10/20/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 869 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote10/20/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 810 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote10/21/2011Amendment SA 738 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/21/2011Amendment SA 805 proposed by Senator Durbin for Senator Cochran. (consideration: CR 10/20/2011 S6848-6849)
    select this voteVote10/21/2011Amendment SA 805 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/21/2011Amendment SA 806 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Hutchison. (consideration: CR 10/20/2011 S6850; text: CR 10/20/2011 S6850)
    select this voteVote10/21/2011Amendment SA 806 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/21/2011Amendment SA 809 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Thune. (consideration: CR 10/20/2011 S6850; text: CR 10/20/2011 S6850)
    select this voteVote10/21/2011Amendment SA 809 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/21/2011Amendment SA 859 proposed by Senator Durbin for Senator Portman. (consideration: CR 10/20/2011 S6817-6818, S6848-6849; text: CR 10/20/2011 S6849)
    select this voteVote10/21/2011Amendment SA 859 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/21/2011Amendment SA 890 proposed by Senator Durbin for Senator Burr. (consideration: CR 10/20/2011 S6848-6849; text: CR 10/20/2011 S6849)
    select this voteVote10/21/2011Amendment SA 890 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/21/2011Amendment SA 892 proposed by Senator Durbin for Senator McCain. (consideration: CR 10/20/2011 S6848-6849; text: CR 10/20/2011 S6849)
    select this voteVote10/21/2011Amendment SA 892 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/21/2011Amendment SA 893 proposed by Senator Durbin for Senator Cantwell. (consideration: CR 10/20/2011 S6848-6849, S6849-6850)
    select this voteVote10/21/2011Amendment SA 893 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent. (text as modified: CR 10/20/2011 S6849)
    10/21/2011Amendment SA 898 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Rubio. (consideration: CR 10/20/2011 S6850; text: CR 10/20/2011 S6850)
    select this voteVote10/21/2011Amendment SA 898 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/21/2011Amendment SA 912 proposed by Senator Durbin for Senator Kyl. (consideration: CR 10/20/2011 S6829-6830, S6848-6849)
    select this voteVote10/21/2011Amendment SA 912 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    10/21/2011Amendment SA 918 proposed by Senator Durbin for Senator Inouye. (consideration: CR 10/20/2011 S6848-6849; text: CR 10/20/2011 S6849)
    select this voteVote10/21/2011Amendment SA 918 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    select this voteVote10/21/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 791 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote10/21/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 792 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote10/21/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 796 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote10/21/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 753 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote10/21/2011On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    11/01/2011Considered by Senate.
    11/01/2011Cloture motion on the bill rendered moot in Senate.
    11/01/2011Considered by Senate.
    11/01/2011Considered by Senate.
    11/01/2011Point of order raised in Senate with respect to amendment SA 764.
    11/01/2011Amendment SA 764 ruled non-germane by the chair.
    11/01/2011SA 764 fell when the Chair ruled the amendment non-germane.
    11/01/2011Considered by Senate.
    11/01/2011Proposed amendment SA 794 withdrawn in Senate.
    11/01/2011Considered by Senate.
    11/01/2011Proposed amendment SA 795 withdrawn in Senate.
    11/01/2011Considered by Senate.
    11/01/2011Proposed amendment SA 797 withdrawn in Senate.
    11/01/2011Considered by Senate.
    11/01/2011Proposed amendment SA 799 withdrawn in Senate.
    11/01/2011Considered by Senate.
    11/01/2011Considered by Senate.
    11/01/2011Considered by Senate.
    11/01/2011Proposed amendment SA 814 withdrawn in Senate.
    11/01/2011Considered by Senate.
    11/01/2011Proposed amendment SA 833 withdrawn in Senate.
    11/01/2011Amendment SA 921 proposed by Senator Durbin.
    select this voteVote11/01/2011Amendment SA 921 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    11/01/2011Amendment SA 821 proposed by Senator Paul.
    select this voteVote11/01/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 800 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote11/01/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 821 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote11/01/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 763 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote11/01/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 801 to S.Amdt. 738 to H.R. 2112 (Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012)
    select this voteVote11/01/2011On the Motion to Recommit H.R. 2112
    currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage11/01/2011On Passage of the Bill H.R. 2112
    11/02/2011Message on Senate action sent to the House.
    11/03/2011Mr. Rogers (KY) asked unanimous consent that the House disagree to the Senate amendments, and request a conference.
    11/03/2011On motion that the House disagree to the Senate amendments, and request a conference Agreed to without objection.
    11/03/2011Mr. Dicks moved that the House instruct conferees.
    11/03/2011The House proceeded with one hour of debate on the Dicks motion to instruct conferees on H.R. 2112. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the managers on the part of the House to insist on (1) the highest level of funding for the "Federal Highway Administration-Emergency Relief Program" account for activities consistent with the definition of "disaster relief" included in the Budget Control Act of 2011, and (2) the highest level of funding for the Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) programs.
    11/03/2011The previous question was ordered without objection.
    11/03/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Dicks motion to instruct conferees on H.R. 2112, the Chair put the question on the motion and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Dicks demanded the yeas and nays and pursuant to clause 8 of rule 20, the Chair postponed further proceedings on the motion to instruct conferees until a time to be announced.
    11/03/2011Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
    11/03/2011The Speaker appointed conferees: Rogers (KY), Young (FL), Lewis (CA), Wolf, Kingston, Latham, Aderholt, Emerson, Culberson, Carter, Bonner, LaTourette, Dicks, DeLauro, Olver, Pastor (AZ), Price (NC), Farr, Fattah, and Schiff.
    11/03/2011Senate insists on its amendments, agrees to request for a conference, appoints conferees Kohl; Harkin; Feinstein; Johnson SD; Nelson NE; Pryor; Brown OH; Inouye; Murray; Mikulski; Blunt; Cochran; McConnell; Collins; Moran; Hoeven; Hutchison; Shelby.
    11/03/2011Message on Senate action sent to the House.
    11/03/2011Conference held.
    select this voteVote11/03/2011On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H.R. 2112 Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes
    11/14/2011Conferees agreed to file conference report.
    11/14/2011Mr. Rogers (KY) asked unanimous consent that managers on the part of the House have until midnight on Nov. 14 to file a conference report on H.R. 2112. Agreed to without objection.
    11/14/2011Conference report H. Rept. 112-284 filed.
    11/17/2011Mr. Rogers (KY) brought up conference report H. Rept. 112-284 for consideration under the provisions of H. Res. 467.
    11/17/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to H.Res. 467, the House proceeded with 1 hour of debate on the conference report to accompany H.R. 2112.
    11/17/2011The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
    11/17/2011Motions to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
    11/17/2011Conference papers: message on House action held at the desk in Senate.
    11/17/2011Conference report considered in Senate.
    11/17/2011Under the order of 11/17/2011, the vote by which the conference report was agreed to required 60 votes.
    11/17/2011Message on Senate action sent to the House.
    Presented to President11/17/2011Presented to President.
    select this voteHouse Vote on Passage11/17/2011On the Conference Report - House - H.R. 2112 Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes
    select this voteSenate Vote on Passage11/17/2011On the Conference Report H.R. 2112
    Signed11/18/2011Signed by President.
    Enacted11/18/2011Became Public Law No: 112-55.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
    select this voteH. Amdt. 419DeLauro, Rosa [D-CT3]June 14, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 14, 2011.

    Amendment increases and reduces necessary expenses for the Office of the Secretary of Agriculture by $136,070,000 and is intended to restore full funding for the for the President's request to the Community Futures Trading Commission (CFTC).

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 420DeLauro, Rosa [D-CT3]June 14, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to increase funding for the Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition by $1 million for protection against E. coli sickness and would have been offset by specified reductions in administrative accounts.

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    H. Amdt. 421Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]June 14, 2011Offered on June 13, 2011.

    An amendment to increase funding for the Office of the Secretary of Agriculture by $25 million offset by a reduction in the Agriculture Buildings and Facilities and Rental Payments account by a similar amount.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 422Fortenberry, Jeff [R-NE1]June 14, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 14, 2011.

    Amendment increases funding for the Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) by $1 million offset by a reduction in the account for the Office of the Chief Information Officer by a similar amount.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 423Sessions, Pete [R-TX32]June 14, 2011Passed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment strikes the proviso preventing funds in the bill from being used to conduct public-private competitions or to direct A-76 conversions for any program, project or activity within the USDA without a contracting report to Congress by the Secretary.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 424Farr, Sam [D-CA20]June 14, 2011Passed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment increases funding for the Organic Data Initiative by $300,000 offset by a reduction in the account for Agriculture Buildings and Facilities and Rental Payments of $342,000.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 425Broun, Paul [R-GA10]June 14, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to reduce the account for operation, maintenance, improvement, and repair of Agriculture buildings and facilities by $20,900,000 and to apply the savings to the spending reduction account.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 426Clarke, Hansen [D-MI13]June 14, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 14, 2011.

    Amendment increases funding for the Women, Infants and Children Farmers Market Nutrition Program by $5 million offset by a reduction in the Departmental Administration account by a similar amount.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 427Young, Todd [R-IN9]June 14, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 14, 2011.

    Amendment reduces the account for Departmental Administration by $2,390,000 and applies the savings to the spending reduction account.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 428Chaffetz, Jason [R-UT3]June 14, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to reduce funding for the Economic Research Service by $43 million; reduce funding for the National Agriculture Statistical Service by $85 million; reduce funding for the Agriculture research service by $650 million; zero out the Food for Peace program and to apply the savings to the spending reduction account.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 429Broun, Paul [R-GA10]June 14, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to reduce funding for the USDA's Economic Research Service by $7 million and to apply the savings to the spending reduction account.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 430Nugent, Richard [R-FL11]June 14, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 14, 2011.

    Amendment increases funding for the Agricultural Research Service by $2 million and reduces funding for Foreign Assistance by $2.5 million.

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    H. Amdt. 431Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]June 14, 2011Offered on June 13, 2011.

    Amendment information not available.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 432Clarke, Hansen [D-MI13]June 14, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to reduce funding for the Buildings and Facilities account by $1 million and to increase funding for the Agricultural Marketing Service account by $1 million.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 433Broun, Paul [R-GA10]June 14, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to reduce the account for Agricultural Marketing Services by $7,750,000 and to apply the savings to the spending reduction account.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 434Richardson, Laura [D-CA37]June 14, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to reduce funding for the Farm Service Agency account by $10 million and to increase funding for the Commodity Assistance Program account by $10 million.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 435Broun, Paul [R-GA10]June 15, 2011Failed by voice vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to reduce the Watershed Rehabilition Program by $15,000,000 and applying the savings to the spending reduction account.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 436Gosar, Paul [R-AZ4]June 15, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to increase funding in the Multi-Family Housing Revitalization Program Account and the Rural Business Program account by $100,000,000 and reduce the Food for Peace Title II Grants account by $100,000,000.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 437Broun, Paul [R-GA10]June 15, 2011Failed by voice vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to reduce Rural Housing Assistance Grants by $20,480,000 and apply the savings to the spending reduction account.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 438Broun, Paul [R-GA10]June 15, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to reduce the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children by $604 million and to apply the savings to the spending reduction account.

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    H. Amdt. 439Foxx, Virginia [R-NC5]June 15, 2011Withdrawn on June 15, 2011.

    An amendment numbered 2 printed in the Congressional Record to reduce the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children by $82,500,000 million.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 440Foxx, Virginia [R-NC5]June 15, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to reduce the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children by $82,500,000 and to apply the savings to the spending reduction account.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 441Broun, Paul [R-GA10]June 15, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to reduce the Foreign Agricultural Service account by $175 million and to apply the savings to the spending reduction account.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 442Gosar, Paul [R-AZ4]June 15, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to reduce the Food for Peace Title II Grants account by $100 million and to apply the savings to the spending reduction account.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 443Broun, Paul [R-GA10]June 15, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to reduce the Food for Peace Title II Grants account by $940,198,000 and to apply the savings to the spending reduction account.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 444Broun, Paul [R-GA10]June 15, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to eliminate the McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program Grants and to apply the savings of $180 million to the spending reduction account.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 445Stearns, Clifford [R-FL6]June 15, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to reduce the amount appropriated to the Center for Tobacco Products by $392 million and to apply the savings to the spending reduction account.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 446Broun, Paul [R-GA10]June 15, 2011Failed by voice vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment sought to limit the number of motor vehicles purchased by USDA to 231, down from 461 as provided for in the bill.

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    H. Amdt. 447Lummis, Cynthia [R-WY]June 15, 2011Withdrawn on June 15, 2011.

    An amendment to make sundry changes to Section 739.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 448Kingston, Jack [R-GA1]June 15, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment reduces each amount made available by titles I though VI by 0.78.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 449Young, Don [R-AK]June 15, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 15, 2011.

    An amendment to prohibit the use of funds made available by this Act to the Food and Drug Administration to approve any application for approval of genetically engineered salmon.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 450Pingree, Chellie [D-ME1]June 15, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    Amendment sought to prohibit the use of funds to provide electronic notifications to the Committee on Agriculture of the House of Representatives on travel relating to "know your farmer, know your food" initiatives.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 451Foxx, Virginia [R-NC5]June 15, 2011Passed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    An amendment numbered 1 printed in the Congressional Record to prohibit the use of funds to be used to support any Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food initiative by the Department of Agriculture.

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    H. Amdt. 452Woolsey, Lynn [D-CA6]June 15, 2011Withdrawn on June 15, 2011.

    An amendment numbered 20 printed in the Congressional Record to prohibit the use of funds for carrying out the directive in the committee report instructing the Food and Nutrition Service to issue a new proposed rule.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 453Royce, Edward [R-CA39]June 15, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 15, 2011.

    An amendment numbered 24 printed in the Congressional Record to prohibit the use of funds to be used to provide assistance under the Food for Peace Act to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 454Kind, Ron [D-WI3]June 15, 2011Passed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    An amendment numbered 25 printed in the Congressional Record to prohibit the use of funds made available by this Act to be used to provide payments to the Brazil Cotton Institute.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 455Dingell, John [D-MI12]June 15, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    Amendment sought to increase the use of funds by $49,000,000 for the Food and Drug Administration administrative expenses account.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 456Chaffetz, Jason [R-UT3]June 15, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 15, 2011.

    An amendment numbered 13 printed in the Congressional Record to prohibit the use of funds to pay the salaries and expenses of personnel who provide nonrecourse marketing assistance loans for mohair.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 457Chaffetz, Jason [R-UT3]June 15, 2011Failed by voice vote on June 15, 2011.

    An amendment numbered 14 printed in the Congressional Record to prohibit the use of funds to be used for the storage of cotton or peanuts.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 458Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]June 15, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    Amendment sought to provide that amounts made available for Agriculture Buildings and Facilities and Rental Payments would be reduced by $13 million and the amount made available for the Office of the Secretary would be increased by $5 million.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 459Gibson, Christopher [R-NY19]June 15, 2011Passed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    Amendment provides $6 million for the cost of broadband loans offset by a reduction in the Agriculture Buildings and Facilities and Rental Payments account by a similar amount.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 460Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR3]June 15, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    Amendment sought to prohibit use of funds to pay salaries and expenses of Agriculture personnel to provide benefits described in the Food Security Act of 1985 to a person or legal entity in excess of $125,000.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 461King, Steve [R-IA4]June 15, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    Amendment sought to prohibit the use of funds to make payments under section 201 of the Claims Resolution Act of 2010 relating to the final settlement of claims from In re Black Farmers Discrimination Litigation.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 462Engel, Eliot [D-NY16]June 15, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 15, 2011.

    Amendment prohibits funds in the bill from being used to lease or purchase new light-duty vehicles except in accord with the President's memorandum.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 463King, Steve [R-IA4]June 15, 2011Passed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    Amendment prohibits the use of funds for mifepristone, commonly known as RU-486, for any purpose.

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    H. Amdt. 464Clarke, Hansen [D-MI13]June 15, 2011Withdrawn on June 15, 2011.

    An amendment to provide, by transfer, additional funding in the amount of $7,700,000 for the Agricultural Marketing Service account.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 465Garrett, Scott [R-NJ5]June 15, 2011Passed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    Amendment prohibits the use of funds by the CFTC to promulgate any final rules under the Commodity Exchange Act as added by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act until 12 months after the promulgation of final swap transaction reporting rules under the Commodity Exchange Act.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 466Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]June 16, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    An amendment numbered 29 printed in the Congressional Record to provide that none of the funds in the bill may be used in contravention of the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 467Scalise, Steve [R-LA1]June 16, 2011Passed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    An amendment to prohibit use of funds to implement the Departmental Regulation of the Department of Agriculture entitled "Policy Statement on Climate Change Adaptation".

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 468Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]June 16, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    An amendment numbered 28 printed in the Congressional Record to prohibit use of funds in contravention of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 469Hirono, Mazie [D-HI]June 16, 2011Passed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    Amendment provides $3 million for preventive measures under the Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act and the Soil Conservation and Domestic Allotment Act.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 470Holden, Tim [D-PA17]June 16, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    An amendment numbered 38 printed in the Congressional Record to reduce each amount made available by the bill by 5.88% and the amounts may not be used to carry out the limitations contained in paragraphs (1) through (8) of section 728.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 471Campbell, John [R-CA45]June 16, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    An amendment to reduce the amount of funds provided by this bill for "Agricultural Programs, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Salaries and Expenses" by $11,000,000.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 472Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]June 16, 2011Failed by voice vote on June 16, 2011.

    An amendment to prohibit the use of funds to provide to upland cotton producers counter-cyclical payments for upland cotton, repayment rates for marketing assistance loans at the prevailing world market price for upland cotton, or loan deficiency payments for upland cotton.

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    H. Amdt. 473Luján, Ben [D-NM3]June 16, 2011Offered on June 15, 2011.

    An amendment to prohibit the use of funds to provide any marketing funds to any entity that advertises, describes, labels, or offers for sale chile peppers as New Mexico chile unless such chile peppers were grown in New Mexico.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 474Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN7]June 16, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    An amendment to reduce each amount made available by this bill by 5 percent.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 475Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]June 16, 2011Passed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    An amendment to prohibit the use of funds to be used for the construction of an ethanol blender pump or an ethanol storage facility.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 476Gardner, Cory [R-CO4]June 16, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 16, 2011.

    An amendment to increase funds for "Integrated Activities" and to reduce funds for "National Institute of Food and Agriculture-research and education activities" by $4,400,000, respectively.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 477Flores, Bill [R-TX17]June 16, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 16, 2011.

    Amendment prohibited use of funds for enforcement of the provisions of section 526 of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 which prohibits Federal Agencies from entering into contracts for the procurement of an alternative fuel unless its "lifecycle greenhouse gas emissions" are less than or equal to emissions from an equivalent conventional fuel produced from conventional petroleum sources.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 478Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]June 16, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    An amendment to prohibit the use of funds to provide any benefit described in section 1001D(b)(1)(C) of the Food Security Act of 1985 to a person or legal entity if the average adjusted gross income of the person or legal entity exceeds $250,000.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 479Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL3]June 16, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    An amendment to prohibit the use of funds to be used to alter contract no. GS-35F-4076D with respect to the location of data storage.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 480Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]June 16, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 16, 2011.

    An amendment to prohibit the use of funds to be used to pay the salaries and expenses of personnel to carry out a market access program.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 738Inouye, Daniel [D-HI]October 13, 2011Passed by roll call vote on October 20, 2011.

    In the nature of a substitute.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 739McCain, John [R-AZ]October 17, 2011Failed by roll call vote on October 18, 2011.

    To ensure that the critical surface transportation needs of the United States are made a priority by prohibiting funds from being used on lower-priority projects, such as transportation museums and landscaping.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 740McCain, John [R-AZ]October 17, 2011Failed by roll call vote on October 17, 2011.

    To eliminate funding for the trade adjustment assistance for firms program.

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    S. Amdt. 741McCain, John [R-AZ]October 17, 2011Withdrawn on October 18, 2011.

    To prohibit the use of appropriated funds to construct, fund, install, or operate certain ethanol blender pumps and ethanol storage facilities.

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    S. Amdt. 742McCain, John [R-AZ]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 743McCain, John [R-AZ]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 744McCain, John [R-AZ]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 745McCain, John [R-AZ]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 746McCain, John [R-AZ]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 747McCain, John [R-AZ]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 748McCain, John [R-AZ]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 749McCain, John [R-AZ]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 750Webb, Jim [D-VA]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

    To establish the National Criminal Justice Commission.

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    S. Amdt. 751Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 752Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 753Ayotte, Kelly [R-NH]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

    To prohibit the use of funds for the prosecution of enemy combatants in Article III courts of the United States.

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    S. Amdt. 754Ayotte, Kelly [R-NH]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 755Kohl, Herbert [D-WI]October 17, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 19, 2011.

    To require a report on plans to implement reductions to certain salaries and expenses accounts.

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    S. Amdt. 756Ayotte, Kelly [R-NH]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 757Collins, Susan [R-ME]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 758Vitter, David [R-LA]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 759Vitter, David [R-LA]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 760Vitter, David [R-LA]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 761Vitter, David [R-LA]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 762DeMint, Jim [R-SC]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 763DeMint, Jim [R-SC]October 17, 2011Failed by roll call vote on October 31, 2011.

    To prohibit the use of funds to implement regulations regarding the removal of essential-use designation for epinephrine used in oral pressurized metered-dose inhalers.

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    S. Amdt. 764DeMint, Jim [R-SC]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

    To eliminate a certain increase in funding.

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    S. Amdt. 765DeMint, Jim [R-SC]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 766DeMint, Jim [R-SC]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 767DeMint, Jim [R-SC]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 768DeMint, Jim [R-SC]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 769Vitter, David [R-LA]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

    To prohibit the Food and Drug Administration from preventing an individual not in the business of importing a prescription drug from importing an FDA-approved prescription drug from Canada.

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    S. Amdt. 770Hatch, Orrin [R-UT]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 771Bingaman, Jeff [D-NM]October 17, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 19, 2011.

    To provide an additional $4,476,000, with an offset, for the Office of the United States Trade Representative to investigate trade violations committed by other countries and to enforce the trade laws of the United States and international trade agreements, which will fund the Office at the level requested in the President's budget and in H.R. 2596, as reported by the Committee on Appropriations of the House of Representatives.

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    S. Amdt. 772Murray, Patty [D-WA]October 17, 2011Withdrawn on October 19, 2011.

    To strike a section providing for certain exemptions from environmental requirements for the reconstruction of highway facilities damaged by natural disasters or emergencies.

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    S. Amdt. 773DeMint, Jim [R-SC]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 774DeMint, Jim [R-SC]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 775Cornyn, John [R-TX]October 17, 2011Passed by roll call vote on October 17, 2011.

    To prohibit funding for Operation Fast and Furious or similar "gun walking" programs.

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    S. Amdt. 776Vitter, David [R-LA]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 777Paul, Rand [R-KY]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 778Paul, Rand [R-KY]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 779Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 780Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 781Landrieu, Mary [D-LA]October 17, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 19, 2011.

    To prohibit the approval of certain farmer program loans.

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    S. Amdt. 782Sanders, Bernard [I-VT]October 17, 2011Offered on October 16, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 785Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 786Begich, Mark [D-AK]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 787Grassley, Charles [R-IA]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 788Grassley, Charles [R-IA]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 789Grassley, Charles [R-IA]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 790Grassley, Charles [R-IA]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 791Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 18, 2011Passed by roll call vote on October 20, 2011.

    To prohibit the use of funds to provide direct payments to persons or legal entities with an average adjusted gross income in excess of $1,000,000.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 792Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

    To end payments to landlords who are endangering the lives of children and needy families.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 793Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 18, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 18, 2011.

    To ensure transparency in federally attended and funded conferences, including the cost to taxpayers for food, drinks, and hotel stays associated with federally funded conferences of more than $20,000.

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    S. Amdt. 794Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 18, 2011Withdrawn on October 31, 2011.

    To provide taxpayers with an annual report disclosing the cost of, performance by, and areas for improvements for Government programs, and for other purposes.

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    S. Amdt. 795Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 18, 2011Withdrawn on October 31, 2011.

    To collect more than $500,000,000 from developers for failed, botched, and abandoned projects.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 796Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

    To end lending schemes that force taxpayers to repay the loans of delinquent developers and bailout failed or poorly planned local projects.

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    S. Amdt. 797Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 18, 2011Withdrawn on October 31, 2011.

    To delay or cancel new construction, purchasing, leasing, and renovation of Federal buildings and office space.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 798Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 18, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 18, 2011.

    To prohibit the use of amounts made available by this bill to purchase new passenger motor vehicles.

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    S. Amdt. 799Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 18, 2011Withdrawn on October 31, 2011.

    To prohibit the use of funds to carry out the Rural Energy for America Program.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 800Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 18, 2011Failed by roll call vote on October 31, 2011.

    To reduce funding for the Rural Development Agency.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 801Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 18, 2011Failed by roll call vote on October 31, 2011.

    To eliminate funding for the Small Community Air Service Development Program.

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    S. Amdt. 802Heller, Dean [R-NV]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 803Heller, Dean [R-NV]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 804Collins, Susan [R-ME]October 18, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 17, 2011.

    To prohibit the use of funds to implement a rule that sets maximum limits on the serving of vegetables in school meal programs or is inconsistent with the recommendations of the most recent Dietary Guidelines for Americans for vegetables.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 805Cochran, Thad [R-MS]October 18, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 20, 2011.

    To set aside certain funding for the construction, acquisition, or improvement of fossil-fueled electric generating plants that utilize carbon sequestration systems.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 806Hutchison, Kay [R-TX]October 18, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 20, 2011.

    To amend the requirements for the designation of Moving-To-Work agencies.

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    S. Amdt. 807Roberts, Pat [R-KS]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 808Moran, Jerry [R-KS]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 809Thune, John [R-SD]October 18, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 20, 2011.

    To authorize States to be reimbursed for expenditures made in reliance of a grant erroneously awarded pursuant to sections 4101(c)(4) and 4126 of Public Law 109-59.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 810Sessions, Jefferson [R-AL]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

    To prohibit the use of funds to allow categorical eligibility for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.

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    S. Amdt. 811Sessions, Jefferson [R-AL]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 812Sessions, Jefferson [R-AL]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 813Sessions, Jefferson [R-AL]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 814Crapo, Michael [R-ID]October 18, 2011Withdrawn on October 31, 2011.

    To provide for the orderly implementation of the provisions of title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, and for other purposes.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 815Moran, Jerry [R-KS]October 18, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 19, 2011.

    To improve the bill.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 816Sanders, Bernard [I-VT]October 18, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 18, 2011.

    To provide amounts to support innovative, utility-administered energy efficiency programs for small businesses.

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    S. Amdt. 817Schumer, Charles [D-NY]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 818Schumer, Charles [D-NY]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 819Bingaman, Jeff [D-NM]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 820Bingaman, Jeff [D-NM]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 821Paul, Rand [R-KY]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

    To reallocate 10 percent of the amounts appropriated for capital investments in surface transportation infrastructure from transportation enhancement activities to the highway bridge program.

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    S. Amdt. 822Paul, Rand [R-KY]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 823Paul, Rand [R-KY]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 824DeMint, Jim [R-SC]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 825Rubio, Marco [R-FL]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 826Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 827Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 828Udall, Mark [D-CO]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 829Begich, Mark [D-AK]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 830Begich, Mark [D-AK]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 831Bingaman, Jeff [D-NM]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 832Sessions, Jefferson [R-AL]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 833Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]October 18, 2011Withdrawn on October 31, 2011.

    To end the outdated direct payment program and to begin restoring the farm safety net as a true risk management tool.

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    S. Amdt. 834Paul, Rand [R-KY]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 835Paul, Rand [R-KY]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 836Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]October 18, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 19, 2011.

    To provide adequate funding for Economic Development Administration disaster relief grants pursuant to the agreement on disaster relief funding included in the Budget Control Act of 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 837Schumer, Charles [D-NY]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 838Gillibrand, Kirsten [D-NY]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 839Conrad, Kent [D-ND]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 840Bingaman, Jeff [D-NM]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 841Tester, Jon [D-MT]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 842Paul, Rand [R-KY]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 843Heller, Dean [R-NV]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 844Hatch, Orrin [R-UT]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 845Thune, John [R-SD]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 846Thune, John [R-SD]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 847Thune, John [R-SD]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 848Thune, John [R-SD]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 849Rubio, Marco [R-FL]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 850Durbin, Richard [D-IL]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 851Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 852Begich, Mark [D-AK]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 853Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 854Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 855Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 856Nelson, Ben [D-NE]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 857Menéndez, Robert [D-NJ]October 18, 2011Offered on October 17, 2011.

    To extend loan limits for programs of the government-sponsored enterprises, the Federal Housing Administration, and the Veterans Affairs Administration, and for other purposes.

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    S. Amdt. 858Bingaman, Jeff [D-NM]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 859Portman, Robert [R-OH]October 19, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 20, 2011.

    To strike a section relating to the approval of projects that include beam rail elements and terminal sections.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 860Grassley, Charles [R-IA]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

    To ensure accountability in Federal grant programs administered by the Department of Justice.

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    S. Amdt. 861Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 862Vitter, David [R-LA]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 863Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 864Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 865Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 866Casey, Robert [D-PA]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 867Bingaman, Jeff [D-NM]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 868Cardin, Benjamin [D-MD]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 869Gillibrand, Kirsten [D-NY]October 19, 2011Passed by roll call vote on October 19, 2011.

    To increase funding for the emergency conservation program and the emergency watershed protection program.

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    S. Amdt. 870Kyl, Jon [R-AZ]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 871Begich, Mark [D-AK]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 872Gillibrand, Kirsten [D-NY]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 873Reed, John [D-RI]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 874Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]October 19, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 19, 2011.

    To increase amounts made available to carry out section 561 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1987, and to provide an offset.

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    S. Amdt. 875Hatch, Orrin [R-UT]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 876Kirk, Mark [R-IL]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 877Kirk, Mark [R-IL]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 878Snowe, Olympia [R-ME]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 879Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

    To prohibit amounts appropriated under this Act to carry out parts A and B of subtitle V of title 49, United States Code, from being expended unless all the steel, iron, and manufactured products used in the project are produced in the United States.

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    S. Amdt. 880Wyden, Ron [D-OR]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 881Wyden, Ron [D-OR]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 882Tester, Jon [D-MT]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 883Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 884Vitter, David [R-LA]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 885Begich, Mark [D-AK]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 886Baucus, Max [D-MT]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 887Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 888Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 889Brown, Scott [R-MA]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 890Burr, Richard [R-NC]October 19, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 20, 2011.

    To improve the transparency and accountability of the FDA in order to encourage regulatory certainty and innovation on behalf of America's patients.

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    S. Amdt. 891Burr, Richard [R-NC]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 892McCain, John [R-AZ]October 19, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 20, 2011.

    To provide additional flexibility for the closing or relocation of Rural Development offices.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 893Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]October 19, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 20, 2011.

    To direct the National Aquatic Animal Health Task Force to assess the risk Infections Salmon Anemia poses to wild Pacific salmon and the coastal economies which rely on them.

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    S. Amdt. 894Cardin, Benjamin [D-MD]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 895Rubio, Marco [R-FL]October 19, 2011Offered on October 18, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 896Brown, Scott [R-MA]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 897Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 898Rubio, Marco [R-FL]October 20, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 20, 2011.

    To require an evaluation of the Gulf Coast Claims Facility.

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    S. Amdt. 899DeMint, Jim [R-SC]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 900Snowe, Olympia [R-ME]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 901DeMint, Jim [R-SC]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 902Kyl, Jon [R-AZ]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 903Bingaman, Jeff [D-NM]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 904Pryor, Mark [D-AR]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 905Pryor, Mark [D-AR]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 906Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 907Coons, Chris [D-DE]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 908Johnson, Tim [D-SD]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 909Reed, John [D-RI]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 910Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 911Cardin, Benjamin [D-MD]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 912Kyl, Jon [R-AZ]October 20, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 20, 2011.

    To increase funding for the Southwest border enforcement.

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    S. Amdt. 913Casey, Robert [D-PA]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 914Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 915Durbin, Richard [D-IL]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    S. Amdt. 916Durbin, Richard [D-IL]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 917Vitter, David [R-LA]October 20, 2011Offered on October 19, 2011.

    To reestablish the maximum aggregate amount permitted to be provided by the taxpayers to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 918Inouye, Daniel [D-HI]October 20, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 20, 2011.

    To strike provisions related to the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Latin Americans of Japanese Descent.

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    S. Amdt. 920Lee, Mike [R-UT]October 31, 2011Offered on October 30, 2011.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 921Durbin, Richard [D-IL]November 1, 2011Passed by voice vote on October 31, 2011.

    To amend the title.

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    Average contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    supported this bill

    76% less
    $3,143
    $14,505
    $5,796
    $31,503
    $5,675
    YES$60,622
    $383
    $13,233
    $11,522
    $218,886
    $5,310
    NO$249,334

    opposed this bill

    $1,742
    $0
    $42,959
    $5,731
    $2,979
    $4,928
    YES$58,340
    66% less
    $2,469
    $0
    $3,946
    $1,783
    $6,742
    $5,088
    NO$20,028
    8 Organizations Supported and 8 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012: On Passage of the Bill H.R. 2112

    8 organizations supported this bill

    American Hereford Association
    Shearer, P. Scott (2011, June 13). GIPSA Rule and Ag Appropriations. Retrieved June 17, 2011, from National Hogfarmer.
    American Veterinary Medical Association
    Rhondalee A. Dean-Royce (2011, November 4). AVMA: Maintain Proper Funding Levels, Pass H.R. 2112 Quickly. Retrieved November 7, 2011, from AVMA.
    Animal Welfare Institute
    Heyde, Chris (2011, May 31). House Appropriations Committee Approves Amendment Blocking Tax Dollars from Being Used to Continue Horse Slaughter . Retrieved June 14, 2011, from AWI Online.
    Biotechnology Industry Organization
    James C. Greenwood, President and CEO (2011, May 12). Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member Farr. Retrieved June 13, 2011, from BIO.
    Certified Angus Beef
    Shearer, P. Scott (2011, June 13). GIPSA Rule and Ag Appropriations. Retrieved June 17, 2011, from Leg. Info.
    Heritage Foundation
    Heritage Action (2011, June 15). Key Vote Alert: Amendments to the Ag Appropriations Bill. Retrieved June 17, 2011, from Heritage Action.
    National Cattlemen's Beef Association
    Shearer, P. Scott (2011, June 13). GIPSA Rule and Ag Appropriations. Retrieved June 17, 2011, from Leg. Info.
    National Pork Producers Council
    Shearer, P. Scott (2011, June 13). GIPSA Rule and Ag Appropriations. Retrieved June 17, 2011, from Leg. Info.

    8 organizations opposed this bill

    American Farmland Trust
    Grain News (2011, June 15). American Farmland Trust: House Appropriations Bill Threatens U.S. Ag Lands and Food Security. Retrieved June 17, 2011, from Grain Net.
    Colorado Farm Bureau
    James, Joni (2011, June 8). Ag Appropriations Bill Update. Retrieved June 17, 2011, from Farm Bureau Colorado.
    Environmental Working Group
    Cox, Craig (2011, June 15). OPPOSE H.R. 2112 AND SUPPORT AMENDMENTS TO RESTORE FUNDING FOR CHILDREN’S NUTRITION PROGRAMS, PROMOTE CONSERVATION STEWARDSHIP, AND REFORM OUR BROKEN FARM SUBSIDY SYSTEM. Retrieved June 17, 2011, from EWG.
    Food Research and Action Center
    FRAC President Jim Weill (2011, September 10). FRAC Statement on House Passage of Agriculture Appropriations Bill. Retrieved October 18, 2011, from FRAC.
    Idaho Association Of Soil Conservation Districts
    Randy Purser Kit Tillotson Steve Becker, President Vice President Treasurer, Rick Rodgers Billie Brown David Ascuena & Director Secretary Director (2011, June 13). Letter to Congressmen Labrador and Simpson. Retrieved June 13, 2011, from IASCD.
    National Cotton Council
    Parker, Charles (2011, June 8). NCC opposes damaging FY12 Ag Appropriations bill amendments. Retrieved June 17, 2011, from fibre2fasion.com.
    National Farmers Union
    Ag News (2011). National Farmers Union Not Too Thrilled with Ag Bill. Retrieved June 17, 2011, from KTIC Rural Radio.
    Ranchers-Cattlemen Action Legal Fund, United Stockgrowers of America
    R CALF USA (2011, June 16). 217 House Republicans Pass Measure to Kill GIPSA Rule. Retrieved October 18, 2011, from R - CALF USA.

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2012.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Vote
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$2,000$0Yes
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$86,383$16,800Yes
    Kelly AyotteRNH$145,411$1,000No
    John BarrassoRWY$54,700$1,000No
    Max BaucusDMT$86,400$92,380Yes
    Mark BegichDAK$2,500$105,074Yes
    Michael BennetDCO$24,050$175,111Yes
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$2,000$750Yes
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$21,350$72,106Yes
    Roy BluntRMO$276,636$24,248Yes
    John BoozmanRAR$109,745$3,700No
    Barbara BoxerDCA$49,490$267,242Yes
    Scott BrownRMA$842,324$36,350Yes
    Sherrod BrownDOH$23,700$143,471Yes
    Richard BurrRNC$151,750$43,792No
    Maria CantwellDWA$23,400$114,863Yes
    Ben CardinDMD$29,750$25,275Yes
    Tom CarperDDE$10,000$13,400Yes
    Bob CaseyDPA$54,400$33,254Yes
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$590,498$153,666No
    Daniel CoatsRIN$105,050$0No
    Tom CoburnROK$160,743$1,750No
    William Thad CochranRMS$29,700$37,100Yes
    Susan CollinsRME$159,683$23,400Yes
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$9,000$25,450Yes
    Chris CoonsDDE$8,100$12,177Yes
    Bob CorkerRTN$73,380$25,500No
    John CornynRTX$464,922$30,200No
    Mike CrapoRID$23,450$9,300No
    Jim DeMintRSC$380,220$9,200No
    Dick DurbinDIL$23,800$42,785Yes
    Mike EnziRWY$41,000$2,000No
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$54,500$63,784Yes
    Alan FrankenDMN$11,350$155,253Yes
    Kirsten GillibrandDNY$64,200$122,434Yes
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$57,870$12,000Yes
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$92,450$29,230No
    Kay HaganDNC$69,600$61,247Yes
    Tom HarkinDIA$58,750$47,415Yes
    Orrin HatchRUT$125,400$26,850No
    Dean HellerRNV$167,982$6,000No
    John HoevenRND$24,600$2,700Yes
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$102,998$6,300Yes
    Jim InhofeROK$185,175$28,049No
    Dan InouyeDHI$32,200$10,700Yes
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$62,400$21,550No
    Mike JohannsRNE$148,946$23,500Yes
    Ron JohnsonRWI$252,653$0No
    Tim JohnsonDSD$15,750$22,800Yes
    John KerryDMA$65,500$24,020Yes
    Mark KirkRIL$380,585$26,710Yes
    Amy KlobucharDMN$12,000$25,900Yes
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
    Jon KylRAZ$1,300$75No
    Mary LandrieuDLA$46,205$7,116Yes
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$21,755$28,403Yes
    Patrick LeahyDVT$20,500$25,800Yes
    Mike LeeRUT$49,296$0No
    Carl LevinDMI$6,300$25,595Yes
    Joe LiebermanICT$0$0Yes
    Dick LugarRIN$21,250$19,524No
    Joe ManchinDWV$9,650$26,950Yes
    John McCainRAZ$235,923$1,000Not Voting
    Claire McCaskillDMO$33,625$38,550Yes
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$600,008$42,244No
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$30,550$36,950Yes
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$46,900$94,195Yes
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$38,500$17,600Yes
    Jerry MoranRKS$69,700$104,099Yes
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$22,150$11,250Yes
    Patty MurrayDWA$67,700$97,707Yes
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$39,100$7,650Yes
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$23,700$90,551Yes
    Rand PaulRKY$306,535$1,750No
    Rob PortmanROH$238,331$11,500No
    Mark PryorDAR$33,097$22,500Yes
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$18,600$7,210Yes
    Harry ReidDNV$122,550$146,109Yes
    Jim RischRID$234,809$1,000No
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$246,199$47,479Yes
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$2,000$62,900Yes
    Marco RubioRFL$831,326$20,900No
    Bernie SandersIVT$2,000$49,140Yes
    Chuck SchumerDNY$14,500$71,500Yes
    Jeff SessionsRAL$98,570$28,000No
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$20,100$94,042Yes
    Richard ShelbyRAL$19,700$17,700Yes
    Olympia SnoweRME$23,550$32,250Yes
    Debbie StabenowDMI$30,800$92,783Yes
    Jon TesterDMT$16,600$283,435Yes
    John ThuneRSD$415,342$20,670No
    Patrick ToomeyRPA$1,193,948$23,300No
    Mark UdallDCO$22,400$299,862Yes
    Tom UdallDNM$5,750$144,719Yes
    David VitterRLA$302,375$39,100No
    Mark WarnerDVA$31,700$27,733Yes
    Jim WebbDVA$3,000$4,400Yes
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$47,583$90,133Yes
    Roger WickerRMS$136,825$28,950Yes
    Ron WydenDOR$46,100$24,200Yes

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    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Vote
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$2,000$0Yes
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$86,383$16,800Yes
    Kelly AyotteRNH$145,411$1,000No
    John BarrassoRWY$54,700$1,000No
    Max BaucusDMT$86,400$92,380Yes
    Mark BegichDAK$2,500$105,074Yes
    Michael BennetDCO$24,050$175,111Yes
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$2,000$750Yes
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$21,350$72,106Yes
    Roy BluntRMO$276,636$24,248Yes
    John BoozmanRAR$109,745$3,700No
    Barbara BoxerDCA$49,490$267,242Yes
    Scott BrownRMA$842,324$36,350Yes
    Sherrod BrownDOH$23,700$143,471Yes
    Richard BurrRNC$151,750$43,792No
    Maria CantwellDWA$23,400$114,863Yes
    Ben CardinDMD$29,750$25,275Yes
    Tom CarperDDE$10,000$13,400Yes
    Bob CaseyDPA$54,400$33,254Yes
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$590,498$153,666No
    Daniel CoatsRIN$105,050$0No
    Tom CoburnROK$160,743$1,750No
    William Thad CochranRMS$29,700$37,100Yes
    Susan CollinsRME$159,683$23,400Yes
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$9,000$25,450Yes
    Chris CoonsDDE$8,100$12,177Yes
    Bob CorkerRTN$73,380$25,500No
    John CornynRTX$464,922$30,200No
    Mike CrapoRID$23,450$9,300No
    Jim DeMintRSC$380,220$9,200No
    Dick DurbinDIL$23,800$42,785Yes
    Mike EnziRWY$41,000$2,000No
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$54,500$63,784Yes
    Alan FrankenDMN$11,350$155,253Yes
    Kirsten GillibrandDNY$64,200$122,434Yes
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$57,870$12,000Yes
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$92,450$29,230No
    Kay HaganDNC$69,600$61,247Yes
    Tom HarkinDIA$58,750$47,415Yes
    Orrin HatchRUT$125,400$26,850No
    Dean HellerRNV$167,982$6,000No
    John HoevenRND$24,600$2,700Yes
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$102,998$6,300Yes
    Jim InhofeROK$185,175$28,049No
    Dan InouyeDHI$32,200$10,700Yes
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$62,400$21,550No
    Mike JohannsRNE$148,946$23,500Yes
    Ron JohnsonRWI$252,653$0No
    Tim JohnsonDSD$15,750$22,800Yes
    John KerryDMA$65,500$24,020Yes
    Mark KirkRIL$380,585$26,710Yes
    Amy KlobucharDMN$12,000$25,900Yes
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
    Jon KylRAZ$1,300$75No
    Mary LandrieuDLA$46,205$7,116Yes
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$21,755$28,403Yes
    Patrick LeahyDVT$20,500$25,800Yes
    Mike LeeRUT$49,296$0No
    Carl LevinDMI$6,300$25,595Yes
    Joe LiebermanICT$0$0Yes
    Dick LugarRIN$21,250$19,524No
    Joe ManchinDWV$9,650$26,950Yes
    John McCainRAZ$235,923$1,000Not Voting
    Claire McCaskillDMO$33,625$38,550Yes
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$600,008$42,244No
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$30,550$36,950Yes
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$46,900$94,195Yes
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$38,500$17,600Yes
    Jerry MoranRKS$69,700$104,099Yes
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$22,150$11,250Yes
    Patty MurrayDWA$67,700$97,707Yes
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$39,100$7,650Yes
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$23,700$90,551Yes
    Rand PaulRKY$306,535$1,750No
    Rob PortmanROH$238,331$11,500No
    Mark PryorDAR$33,097$22,500Yes
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$18,600$7,210Yes
    Harry ReidDNV$122,550$146,109Yes
    Jim RischRID$234,809$1,000No
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$246,199$47,479Yes
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$2,000$62,900Yes
    Marco RubioRFL$831,326$20,900No
    Bernie SandersIVT$2,000$49,140Yes
    Chuck SchumerDNY$14,500$71,500Yes
    Jeff SessionsRAL$98,570$28,000No
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$20,100$94,042Yes
    Richard ShelbyRAL$19,700$17,700Yes
    Olympia SnoweRME$23,550$32,250Yes
    Debbie StabenowDMI$30,800$92,783Yes
    Jon TesterDMT$16,600$283,435Yes
    John ThuneRSD$415,342$20,670No
    Patrick ToomeyRPA$1,193,948$23,300No
    Mark UdallDCO$22,400$299,862Yes
    Tom UdallDNM$5,750$144,719Yes
    David VitterRLA$302,375$39,100No
    Mark WarnerDVA$31,700$27,733Yes
    Jim WebbDVA$3,000$4,400Yes
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$47,583$90,133Yes
    Roger WickerRMS$136,825$28,950Yes
    Ron WydenDOR$46,100$24,200Yes

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Republican/Conservative$8,960,737
    Livestock$1,708,172
    Biotech products & research$1,408,954
    Meat processing & products$745,550
    Veterinarians$555,250
    Animal Rights$228,355

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Environmental policy$3,082,567
    Livestock$1,708,172
    Farm organizations & cooperatives$492,684
    Health & welfare policy$449,450
    Cotton$407,836
    Agriculture$194,773
    Farm bureaus$0
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