H.Amdt.355 to H.R.3543102nd Congress (1991-1992)
|Amends Bill:||H.R.3543 — Dire Emergency Supplemental Appropriations and Transfers for Relief from the Effects of Natural Disasters, for Other Urgent Needs, and for Incremental Costs of "Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm" Act of 1992|
|Sponsor:||Rep. Barton, Joe [R-TX-6] (Offered 10/29/1991)|
|Latest Action:||10/29/1991 Mr. Fazio raised a point of order against the Barton amendment (A007). Mr. Fazio stated that provisions of the amendment constituted legislation on an appropriations bill by proposing changes to existing law and is, therefore, in violation of House rules. The Chair sustained the point of order.|
Description: H.Amdt. 355 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)
Amendment sought to appropriate $50,000 for the mandatory drug testing of Members of the U.S. House of Representatives. \ A point of order was sustained against the amendment on the grounds that it constituted legislation on an appropriations bill.
An amendment appropriating an additional $50,000 for salaries and expenses to establish a mandatory drug testing program for Members of the House of Representatives.
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