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Appropriations bill FY96, Energy and Water Development (Identified by CRS)
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Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1996

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Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1996

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Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1996

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Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1996

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Making appropriations for energy and water development for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1996, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (13)

Date Actions Overview
11/13/1995Became Public Law No: 104-46. (TXT | PDF)
11/13/1995Signed by President.
11/07/1995Presented to President.
10/31/1995Conference report agreed to in Senate: Senate agreed to conference report by Yea-Nay Vote. 89-6. Record Vote No: 558.(consideration: CR S16398)
10/31/1995Conference report agreed to in House: On agreeing to the conference report Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 402 - 24 (Roll no. 748).(consideration: CR H11513)
10/26/1995Conference report filed: Conference report H. Rept. 104-293 filed.(text of conference report: CR H10913-10974)
10/25/1995Conference committee actions: Conferees agreed to file conference report.
10/24/1995Conference committee actions: Conference held.
08/01/1995Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with amendments by Voice Vote.
07/27/1995Committee on Appropriations. Reported to Senate by Senator Domenici with amendments. With written report No. 104-120.
07/12/1995Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 400 - 27 (Roll no. 494).
06/20/1995The House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 104-149, by Mr. Myers.
06/20/1995Introduced in House

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Date Chamber All Actions
11/13/1995Became Public Law No: 104-46. (TXT | PDF)
11/13/1995Signed by President.
11/07/1995HousePresented to President.
11/01/1995SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
10/31/1995SenateSenate agreed to conference report by Yea-Nay Vote. 89-6. Record Vote No: 558. (consideration: CR S16398)
10/31/1995SenateConference report considered in Senate.
10/31/1995SenateConference papers: Senate report and managers' statement and message on House action held at the desk in Senate.
10/31/1995-2:21pmHouseOn agreeing to the conference report Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 402 - 24 (Roll no. 748). (consideration: CR H11513)
10/31/1995-2:21pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
10/31/1995-2:02pmHouseThe previous question was ordered without objection.
10/31/1995-1:17pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate.
10/31/1995-1:16pmHouseMr. Myers brought up conference report H. Rept. 104-293 for consideration under the provisions of H. Res. 248.
10/31/1995-1:15pmHouseRule H. Res. 248 passed House.
10/30/1995-6:01pmHouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 248 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of the conference report to H.R. 1905. Upon adoption of this resolution, all points of order against the confernece report accompanying the bill and against its consideration shall be waived. The waiver apply to clause 2 of rule XX, relating to legislation and unauthorized items on a general appropriations bill, specifically amendment Nos. 7, 13, and 14. The waiver shall also apply to clause 3 of rule XXVII, to protect provisions which exceed the scope of differences between the House and Senate, specifically amendment Nos. 1, 12 and 37.
10/26/1995-6:47pmHouseConference report H. Rept. 104-293 filed. (text of conference report: CR H10913-10974)
10/25/1995-5:55pmConferees agreed to file conference report.
Action By: Joint
10/24/1995-6:19pmConference held.
Action By: Joint
09/07/1995-6:55pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/07/1995-6:55pmHouseThe Speaker appointed conferees: Myers, Rogers, Knollenberg, Riggs, Frelinghuysen, Bunn, Livingston, Bevill, Fazio, Chapman, and Obey.
09/07/1995-6:54pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/07/1995-6:54pmHouseOn motion that the House instruct conferees Agreed to by voice vote. (consideration: CR H8664)
09/07/1995-6:54pmHouseThe previous question was ordered without objection.
09/07/1995-6:54pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with ten minutes of debate on the Bevill motion to instruct conferees on the part of the House that, with regard to resolving differences with the Senate regarding projects and programs of the U.S. Corps of Engineers, the managers should select projects and programs within the scope of the conference without regard to the proposal of the Administration to reduce the role of the Corps of Engineers in flood control, shore protection, and navigation projects.
09/07/1995-6:54pmHouseMr. Bevill moved that the House instruct conferees.
09/07/1995-6:53pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/07/1995-6:53pmHouseOn motion that the House disagree to the Senate amendments, and agree to a conference Agreed to without objection. (consideration: CR H8664)
09/07/1995-6:53pmHouseThe previous question was ordered without objection.
09/07/1995-6:53pmHouseMr. Myers asked unanimous consent that the House disagree to the Senate amendments, and agree to a conference.
08/03/1995SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
08/01/1995SenateSenate insists on its amendments asks for a conference, appoints conferees Domenici; Hatfield; Cochran; Gorton; McConnell; Bennett; Burns; Johnston; Byrd; Hollings; Reid; Kerrey; Murray. (consideration: CR S11105)
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2074 Amendment SP 2074 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenatePassed Senate with amendments by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2076 Amendment SP 2076 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2076 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2076 Proposed by Senator Wellstone. To establish interim water levels for certain lakes.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2076 proposed by Senator Wellstone.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2075 Amendment SP 2075 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2075 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2075 Proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Pressler. To require the Army Corps of Engineers to take such actions as are necessary to obtain and maintain a specified elevation in Lake Traverse, South Dakota and Minnesota.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2075 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Pressler.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2074 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2074 Proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Hatfield. To provide funds to undertake the Coos Bay, Oregon project.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2074 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Hatfield.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2073 Amendment SP 2073 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2073 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2073 Proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Dole. To provide funds for a flood control project.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2073 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Dole.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2072 Amendment SP 2072 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2072 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2072 Proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Pressler. To require the Army Corps of Engineers to take such actions as are necessary to obtain and maintain a specified elevation in Lake Traverse, South Dakota and Minnesota.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2072 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Pressler.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2071 Amendment SP 2071 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2071 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2071 Proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Craig. To provide funds for electrical and utility systems upgrade, Udaho Chemical Processing Plant, Idaho National Engineering Laboratory.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2071 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Craig.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2070 Amendment SP 2070 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2070 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2070 Proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Brown. To limit the use of funds for the Susquehanna River Basin Commission.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2070 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Brown.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2069 Amendment SP 2069 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2069 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2069 Proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Brown. To limit the use of funds for the Delaware River Basin Commission.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2069 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Brown.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2068 Amendment SP 2068 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2068 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2068 Proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Warner. To provide funds for Virginia Beach erosion control and hurricane protection.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2068 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Warner.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2067 Amendment SP 2067 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2067 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2067 Proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Grams. To provide funds for the Marshall, Minnesota flood control project.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2067 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Grams.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2066 Amendment SP 2066 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2066 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2066 Proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Hutchison. To provide for the donation of land to the Army Corps of Engineers and the United States, the development of a recreation center, and the designation of land for mitigation.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2066 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Hutchison.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2065 Amendment SP 2065 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2065 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2065 Proposed by Senator Johnston for Senator Boxer. To require the Secretary of the Army to submit the plan to reduce the number of division offices within the Army Corps of Engineers to the Committee on Environment and Public Works of the Senate and the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure of the House of Representatives.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2065 proposed by Senator Johnston for Senator Boxer.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2064 Amendment SP 2064 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2064 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2064 Proposed by Senator Johnston for Senator Feingold. To limit funding for the Tennessee Valley Authority Environmental Research Center.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2064 proposed by Senator Johnston for Senator Feingold.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2063 Amendment SP 2063 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2063 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2063 Proposed by Senator Johnston for Senator Byrd. To provide for the revision of a cost ceiling relating to the flood control project for Petersburg, West Virginia.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2063 proposed by Senator Johnston for Senator Byrd.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2062 Amendment SP 2062 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2062 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2062 Proposed by Senator Johnston for Senator Baucus. To provide that funds shall be made available to the Crow tribe for energy resources programs under title XXVI of the Energy Policy Act of 1992.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2062 proposed by Senator Johnston for Senator Baucus.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2061 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2061 Amendment SP 2061 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2061 Proposed by Senator Johnston for Senator Daschle. To ensure the completion of the feasibility study of alternatives for meeting the drinking water needs on the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation and surrounding communities.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2061 proposed by Senator Johnston for Senator Daschle.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2060 Amendment SP 2060 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2060 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2060 Proposed by Senator Johnston for Senator Lautenberg. To provide for the use of funds for the Tokamak Fusion Test Reactor.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2060 proposed by Senator Johnston for Senator Lautenberg.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2059 Amendment SP 2059 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2059 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2059 Proposed by Senator Johnston for Senator Bingaman. To reduce the energy costs of Federal facilities for which funds are made available under this Act.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2059 proposed by Senator Johnston for Senator Bingaman.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2058 Motion to table agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 60-38. Record Vote No: 349.
08/01/1995SenateMotion to table SP 2058 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 60-38. Record Vote No: 349.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2058 Proposed by Senator Grams. To reduce the level of funding for the Appalachian Regional Commission to that enacted by the House of Representatives.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2058 proposed by Senator Grams.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2057 Amendment SP 2057 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 83-14. Record Vote No: 348.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2057 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 83-14. Record Vote No: 348.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2057 Proposed by Senator Dorgan. To express the sense of the Senate on the conference on S. 4, the Line Item Veto Act.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2057 proposed by Senator Dorgan.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2056 Amendment SP 2056 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2056 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2056 Proposed by Senator Abraham. To repeal section 7 of the Magnetic Fusion Energy Engineering Act.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2056 proposed by Senator Abraham.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2055 Amendment SP 2055 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 62-38. Record Vote No: 347.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2055 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 62-38. Record Vote No: 347.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2055 Proposed by Senator Bumpers. To terminate the Gas Turbine-Modular Helium Reactor program.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2055 proposed by Senator Bumpers.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2054 Amendment as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2054 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2054 Proposed by Senator Jeffords. To provide that certain funds appropriated for the Department of Energy operations be available instead for energy supply, research and development activities relating to certain renewable energy sources.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2054 proposed by Senator Jeffords.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2053 Amendment SP 2053 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2053 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
08/01/1995SenateS.Amdt.2053 Proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Reid. To amend the provision relating to the expansion of a facility for the storage of uranium.
08/01/1995SenateAmendment SP 2053 proposed by Senator Domenici for Senator Reid.
08/01/1995SenateConsidered by Senate. (consideration: CR S11068-11099, S11101-11105)
07/31/1995SenateMeasure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S10918-10922, S10926-10929)
07/27/1995SenateCommittee on Appropriations. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
07/27/1995SenatePlaced on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 156.
07/27/1995SenateCommittee on Appropriations. Reported to Senate by Senator Domenici with amendments. With written report No. 104-120.
07/25/1995SenateSubcommittee on Energy and Water Development. Approved for full committee consideration with amendments favorably.
Action By: Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
07/13/1995SenateReceived in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Appropriations.
07/12/1995-6:46pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
07/12/1995-6:46pmHouseOn passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 400 - 27 (Roll no. 494).
07/12/1995-6:26pmHouseThe House adopted the amendments en gross as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
07/12/1995-6:25pmHouseThe previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
07/12/1995-6:24pmHouseThe House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 1905.
07/12/1995-6:24pmHouseH.Amdt.523 On agreeing to the Gunderson amendment (A021) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/12/1995-6:23pmHouseH.Amdt.523 Amendment (A021) offered by Mr. Gunderson.
07/12/1995-6:23pmHouseH.Amdt.522 On agreeing to the Pallone amendment (A020) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/12/1995-6:21pmHouseH.Amdt.522 Amendment (A020) offered by Mr. Pallone.
07/12/1995-6:20pmHouseH.Amdt.521 On agreeing to the Bereuter amendment (A019) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/12/1995-6:10pmHouseH.Amdt.521 Amendment (A019) offered by Mr. Bereuter.
07/12/1995-6:10pmHouseOn sustaining the ruling of the Chair. Agreed to by recorded vote: 255 - 167 (Roll no. 493).
07/12/1995-5:51pmHouseMr. Markey appealed the ruling of the Chair. The question was then put on sustaining the ruling of the Chair.
07/12/1995-5:39pmHouseH.Amdt.520 Mr. Myers raised a point of order against the Markey amendment (A018). Mr. Myers stated that the amendment allocates funds for unauthorized projects and therefore violates clause 2 of rule 21. The Chair sustained the point of order.
07/12/1995-5:39pmHouseH.Amdt.520 Amendment (A018) offered by Mr. Markey.
07/12/1995-5:38pmHouseH.Amdt.519 On agreeing to the Traficant amendment (A017) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/12/1995-5:30pmHouseH.Amdt.519 Amendment (A017) offered by Mr. Traficant.
07/12/1995-5:30pmHouseH.Amdt.518 On agreeing to the Klug amendment (A016) Failed by recorded vote: 144 - 284 (Roll no. 492).
07/12/1995-4:08pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with 60 minutes of debate on the Klug amendment.
07/12/1995-4:08pmHouseMr. Myers asked unanimous consent that the time for debate on the Klug amendment and all amendments thereto, be limited to not to exceed 60 minutes. Agreed to without objection.
07/12/1995-4:07pmHouseH.Amdt.518 Amendment (A016) offered by Mr. Klug.
07/12/1995-4:06pmHouseH.Amdt.517 On agreeing to the Klug amendment (A015) Failed by recorded vote: 108 - 319 (Roll no. 491).
07/12/1995-3:33pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with 15 minutes of additional debate on the Klug amendment.
07/12/1995-3:30pmHouseMr. Myers asked unanimous consent that the time for debate on the Klug amendment and all amendments thereto, be limited to not to exceed 15 minutes, with 10 minutes of the time allocated to Mr. Klug, and 5 minutes allocated to Mr. Bevill. Agreed to without objection.
07/12/1995-1:52pmHouseH.Amdt.517 Amendment (A015) offered by Mr. Klug.
07/12/1995-1:51pmHouseH.Amdt.516 On agreeing to the Volkmer amendment (A014) Failed by recorded vote: 148 - 275 (Roll no. 490).
07/12/1995-12:52pmHouseH.Amdt.516 Amendment (A014) offered by Mr. Volkmer.
07/12/1995-12:49pmHouseH.Amdt.515 On agreeing to the Ward amendment (A013) Agreed to by recorded vote: 276 - 141 (Roll no. 489).
07/12/1995-12:17pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with 12 minutes of debate on the Ward amendment.
07/12/1995-12:16pmHouseMr. Myers asked unanimous consent that the time for debate on the Ward amendment and all amendments thereto, be limited to not to exceed 12 minutes. Agreed to without objection.
07/12/1995-12:15pmHouseH.Amdt.515 Amendment (A013) offered by Mr. Ward.
07/12/1995-12:15pmHouseH.Amdt.514 By unanimous consent, the Sanders amendment was withdrawn.
07/12/1995-12:10pmHouseH.Amdt.514 Amendment (A012) offered by Mr. Sanders.
07/12/1995-12:09pmHouseH.Amdt.513 On agreeing to the Klug amendment (A011) Agreed to by recorded vote: 214 - 208 (Roll no. 488).
07/12/1995-11:05amHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with 40 minutes of debate on the Klug amendment.
07/12/1995-11:04amHouseMr. Myers asked unanimous consent that the time for debate on the Klug amendment, and all amendments thereto, be limited to not to exceed 40 minutes. Agreed to without objection.
07/12/1995-11:03amHouseH.Amdt.513 Amendment (A011) offered by Mr. Klug.
07/12/1995-11:03amHouseH.Amdt.512 On agreeing to the Obey amendment (A010) Failed by recorded vote: 191 - 227 (Roll no. 487).
07/12/1995-10:30amHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with 40 minutes of debate on the Obey amendment.
07/12/1995-10:28amHouseMr. Myers asked unanimous consent that the time for debate on the amendment, and all amendments thereto be limited to not to exceed 40 minutes. Agreed to without objection.
07/12/1995-10:28amHouseH.Amdt.512 Amendment (A010) offered by Mr. Obey.
07/12/1995-10:27amHouseHouse resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 171 and Rule XXIII.
07/12/1995-10:27amHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H6838-6883)
07/11/1995-8:25pmHouseCommittee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 1905 as unfinished business.
07/11/1995-8:24pmHouseOn motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/1995-8:24pmHouseMr. Myers moved that the Committee rise.
07/11/1995-7:57pmHouseH.Amdt.511 By unanimous consent, the Skaggs amendment was withdrawn.
07/11/1995-7:49pmHouseH.Amdt.511 Amendment (A009) offered by Mr. Skaggs.
07/11/1995-7:47pmHouseH.Amdt.510 On agreeing to the Obey amendment (A008) Failed by recorded vote: 155 - 266 (Roll no. 486).
07/11/1995-6:53pmHouseMr. Myers asked unanimous consent that debate on the Obey amendment and all amendments thereto be limited to 30 minutes. Agreed to without objection.
07/11/1995-6:51pmHouseH.Amdt.510 Amendment (A008) offered by Mr. Obey.
07/11/1995-6:49pmHouseH.Amdt.509 On agreeing to the Klug amendment (A007) Agreed to by recorded vote: 306 - 121 (Roll no. 485).
07/11/1995-5:06pmHouseH.Amdt.509 Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. Klug.
07/11/1995-5:06pmHouseH.Amdt.508 By unanimous consent, the Barton amendment was withdrawn.
07/11/1995-4:56pmHouseH.Amdt.508 Amendment (A006) offered by Mr. Barton.
07/11/1995-4:54pmHouseH.Amdt.507 On agreeing to the DeFazio amendment (A005) Failed by recorded vote: 151 - 275 (Roll no. 484).
07/11/1995-4:24pmHouseDEBATE - By unanimous consent, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the DeFazio amendment.
07/11/1995-4:24pmHouseH.Amdt.507 Amendment (A005) offered by Mr. DeFazio.
07/11/1995-4:11pmHouseMr. DeFazio asked unanimous consent to return to Title II of the bill. Agreed to without objection.
07/11/1995-4:11pmHouseH.Amdt.506 On agreeing to the Barrett (WI) amendment (A004) Failed by recorded vote: 182 - 243 (Roll no. 483).
07/11/1995-3:36pmHouseH.Amdt.506 Amendment (A004) offered by Mr. Barrett (WI).
07/11/1995-3:35pmHouseH.Amdt.505 On agreeing to the Smith (WA) amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/1995-3:33pmHouseH.Amdt.505 Amendment (A003) offered by Mrs. Smith (WA).
07/11/1995-3:32pmHouseH.Amdt.504 On agreeing to the Stupak amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/1995-3:30pmHouseH.Amdt.504 Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Stupak.
07/11/1995-3:29pmHouseH.Amdt.503 On agreeing to the Shuster amendments (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
07/11/1995-3:19pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee proceeded with up to 10 minutes of debate on the Shuster en bloc amendment.
07/11/1995-3:19pmHouseH.Amdt.503 Amendments (A001) offered by Mr. Shuster.
07/11/1995-3:18pmHouseMr. Shuster raised a point of order against the content of the measure. The Chair sustained the point of order.
07/11/1995-2:37pmHouseGENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate.
07/11/1995-2:37pmHouseThe Speaker designated the Honorable Michael G. Oxley to act as Chairman of the Committee.
07/11/1995-2:37pmHouseHouse resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 171 and Rule XXIII.
07/11/1995-2:36pmHouseRule provides for consideration of H.R. 1905 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit. Points of order against specific provisions of the bill shall be waived. Measure will be read by title. Bill is open to amendments. Before consideration of any other amendment it shall be in order to consider the amendment printed in the report accompanying this resolution. The amendment shall be debatable for 10 minutes and shall not be subject to further amendment. After the disposition of the amendment, the provisions of the bill as then perfected shall be considered as original text. Priority in offering amendments may be given to those amendments printed in the Congressional Record prior to consideration.
07/11/1995-2:36pmHouseConsidered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 171. (consideration: CR H6772-6815)
07/11/1995-2:36pmHouseRule H. Res. 171 passed House.
06/22/1995-4:06pmHouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 171 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 1905 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit. Points of order against specific provisions of the bill shall be waived. Measure will be read by title. Bill is open to amendments. Before consideration of any other amendment it shall be in order to consider the amendment printed in the report accompanying this resolution. The amendment shall be debatable for 10 minutes and shall not be subject to further amendment. After the disposition of the amendment, the provisions of the bill as then perfected shall be considered as original text. Priority in offering amendments may be given to those amendments printed in the Congressional Record prior to consideration.
06/20/1995HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 69.
06/20/1995HouseThe House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 104-149, by Mr. Myers.
06/20/1995HouseOrdered to be Reported.
Action By: Committee on Appropriations
06/20/1995HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Appropriations
06/13/1995HouseForwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee.
Action By: House Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
06/13/1995HouseFinal Day of Subcommittee Mark-up.
Action By: House Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
06/13/1995HouseFirst Day of Subcommittee Mark-up.
Action By: House Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
03/29/1995HouseFinal Day of Subcommittee Hearings.
Action By: House Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
02/21/1995HouseFirst Day of Subcommittee Hearings.
Action By: House Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
02/06/1995HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development.
Action By: Committee on Appropriations
02/06/1995HouseReferred to the House Committee on Appropriations.

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House Appropriations02/06/1995 Referred to
06/20/1995 Markup by
06/20/1995 Reported original measure H. Rept. 104-149
House Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development02/06/1995 Referred to
03/29/1995 Hearings by
06/13/1995 Markup by
06/13/1995 Reported by
Senate Appropriations07/13/1995 Referred to
07/27/1995 Markup by
07/27/1995 Reported by S. Rept. 104-120
Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development07/25/1995 Markup by
07/25/1995 Reported by

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Title I: Department of Defense-Civil

Title II: Department of the Interior

Title III: Department of Energy

Title IV: Independent Agencies

Title V: General Provisions

Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1996 - Title I: Department of Defense-Civil - Makes appropriations for FY 1996 for: (1) authorized civil functions of the Department of the Army relating to rivers and harbors, flood control, beach erosion, and related purposes; (2) expenses necessary for the collection and study of information related to such purposes; (3) the prosecution of authorized water development and related projects (provided that the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, shall transfer specified funds to the Secretary of the Interior for operation and maintenance at specified Columbia River Fishing Access Sites to be constructed by the Department of the Army); (4) certain flood control projects on the Mississippi River and its related tributaries; (5) water development projects operation and maintenance (provided that the Secretary of the Army shall maintain a specified minimum conservation pool level at Wister Lake, Oklahoma); (6) regulatory programs; (7) flood control and coastal emergencies; (8) oil spill research; and (9) general expenses.

(Sec. 101) Directs the Secretary of the Army to advertise for competitive bid specified cubic yards of the hopper dredge volume accomplished with Government-owned dredges in FY 1992.

Authorizes the Secretary to use the dredge fleet of the Corps of Engineers to undertake projects when industry does not perform as required by contract or when the bids are more than 25 percent in excess of a fair and reasonable cost estimate.

Prohibits the use of any funds available to the Army Corps of Engineers to study, design, or undertake improvement or major repair of the Federal vessel McFARLAND (except for normal maintenance and repair to maintain its operational condition).

Prohibits the Secretary from significantly altering operating schedules of the remaining Federal hopper dredges if any of the four Corps of Engineers hopper dredges is removed from normal service for repair or rehabilitation, and such repair prevents the dredge from accomplishing its volume of work regularly carried out in each of the past three years.

(Sec. 102) Amends a specified Act relating to the project for navigation, Manistique Harbor, Schoolcraft County, Michigan, to permit installation of a sand and stone cap over sediments affected by polychlorinated biphenyls in accordance with an administrative order of the Environmental Protection Agency. States that such project shall continue to be maintained as a harbor of refuge.

(Sec. 103) Prohibits the use of any funds available to the Army Corps of Engineers for a movement to the Southeast Federal Center, except funds used to process required Department of the Army permits.

(Sec. 104) Modifies a flood control project authorized for Petersburg, West Virginia, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct the project at a specified cost.

(Sec. 105) Authorizes the Secretary of the Army to: (1) accept from a non-Federal sponsor certain additional lands contiguous to the Cooper Lake and Channels Project, Texas; and (2) redesignate certain mitigation land to recreation purposes. States that the cost of all work undertaken pursuant to this section shall be borne by the donating sponsor.

(Sec. 106) Authorizes the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, to undertake a specified Indianapolis, Indiana, project, to include certain riverfront alterations described in a specified master plan with specified estimated Federal and non-Federal costs.

(Sec. 107) Amends the Water Resources Development Act of 1992 to: (1) authorize increased appropriations for South Central Pennsylvania Environmental Restoration Infrastructure and Resource Protection Development Pilot Program providing environmental assistance to non-Federal interests in south central Pennsylvania; (2) increase the number of counties that compose "south central Pennsylvania"; and (3) revise the cost-sharing guidelines governing such program.

(Sec. 108) Directs the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, to proceed with engineering, design, and construction of flood control projects and improvements to rainfall drainage systems in Jefferson, Orleans, and St. Tammany Parishes in Louisiana. Authorizes appropriations.

(Sec. 109) Instructs the Secretary of the Army to convey specified Federal lands to the City of Prestonburg, Kentucky, for public use recreational purposes and to further the regional economic development, subject to certain conditions.

Title II: Department of the Interior - Makes FY 1996 appropriations for: (1) carrying out the Central Utah Project Completion Act; (2) the Bureau of Reclamation; (3) general investigations of proposed Federal reclamation projects (4) project construction and rehabilitation; (5) project operation and maintenance; (6) Bureau of Reclamation Loan Program Account; (7) the Central Valley Project Restoration Fund; and (8) general administrative expenses and special funds.

Title III: Department of Energy - Makes appropriations to the Department of Energy (DOE) for FY 1996 for: (1) energy supply, research, and development activities (2) uranium supply and enrichment activities; (3) Uranium Enrichment Decontamination and Decommissioning Fund; (4) general DOE science and research activities; (5) the Nuclear Waste Disposal Fund; (6) atomic energy defense weapons activities; (7) defense environmental restoration and waste management; (8) other DOE defense activities (9) defense nuclear waste disposal (subject to the condition that specified sums shall be available for obligation and expenditure only for an interim storage facility and only upon enactment of specific statutory authority); (10) DOE administrative expenses; (11) Office of the Inspector General; (12) operation, maintenance, construction, rehabilitation, and funding expenses of the various geographical power administrations of DOE (including operation, maintenance, and emergency costs for the hydroelectric facilities at the Falcon and Amistad Dams); and (13) salaries and expenses of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

Title IV: Independent Agencies - Makes appropriations for FY 1996 for: (1) the Appalachian Regional Commission; (2) the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board; (3) the Delaware River Basin Commission; (4) the Interstate Commission on the Potomac River Basin; (5) the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC); (6) the NRC Office of the Inspector General; (7) the Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board; (8) the Susquehanna River Basin Commission; and (9) the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA).

Sets a deadline by which TVA must submit a preliminary plan to the Congress securing funding for the environmental research center from sources other than direct appropriations to TVA.

Title V: General Provisions - Amends the Fiscal Year 1991 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act to repeal the prohibition against the use of appropriated funds to: (1) change the employment levels determined necessary by the Administrators of the Federal Power Marketing Administrations; or (2) change the employment levels of other Department of Energy programs to compensate for the employment levels of the Federal Power Marketing Administrations.

(Sec. 502) Extends until five years after enactment of the Western Water Policy Review Act of 1992 the due date for the President's report regarding Federal activities in the 19 Western States which directly or indirectly affect the allocation and use of water resources.

(Sec. 503) Provides that a member of the Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board whose term has expired may continue to serve until a successor has taken office.

(Sec. 504) Amends specified Federal law to extend to October 1, 1996, the authorization of appropriations for the Trinity River Restoration Program of the Central Valley Project, California.

(Sec. 505) Declares the sense of the Congress that all equipment and products bought with funds under this Act should be American-made. Requires each Federal agency to give notice of this policy to any entity to whom it provides financial assistance or contracts.

(Sec. 506) Prohibits the use of funds made available in this Act to revise the Missouri River Master Water Control Manual when it is made known to the appropriate Federal authority to which the funds are made available that such revision provides for an increase in the springtime water release program during the spring heavy rainfall and snow melt period in States that have rivers draining into the Missouri River below the Gavins Point Dam.

(Sec. 507) Instructs the Secretary of the Interior to proceed without delay with facilities construction pursuant to the final Biological Opinion for the Animas-La Plata project, Colorado and New Mexico, dated October 25, 1991, in order to ensure timely implementation of the Colorado Ute Indian Water Rights Settlement Act of 1988.

(Sec. 508) Authorizes the Administrator of the Bonneville Power Administration to dispose of excess Federal electric power: (1) outside the Pacific Northwest, if certain conditions are met; and (2) in any region without specified statutory prohibition on resale.

Requires the Northwest Power and Conservation Planning Council to report to the Congress on the most appropriate governance structure for more effective regional control over conservation efforts affecting anadromous and resident fish and wildlife within the Federal Columbia River Power System.

Authorizes the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works, acting through the North Pacific Division of the Corps of Engineers, to place orders for goods and services related to facilities for electric power generation and fish and wildlife mitigation associated with the Federal Columbia River Power System with and through the Administrator using the available authorities.

Declares that in spite of certain statutory rates, the cost benefits of eligible utilities' total purchase and exchange sales shall be $145 million for FY 1997, and the net benefits paid to each eligible electric utility shall be $145 million multiplied by the percentage of the total of such net benefits paid by the Administrator to such utility for FY 1995.

Authorizes the Administrator to offer employees voluntary separation incentives not to exceed $25,000. Provides that recipients who accept Federal employment within five years after separation must repay the entire amount to the Bonneville Power Administration.

(Sec. 509) Amends the Magnetic Fusion Energy Engineering Act to repeal the mandate for establishment of a technical panel on magnetic fusion of the Energy Research Advisory Board to review the conduct of the national magnetic fusion energy program.

(Sec. 510) Mandates specified water levels at dams at International Falls and Kettle Falls, Minnesota, in Rainy Lake and Namakan Lake, respectively. Confers enforcement authority for such water levels upon the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.