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  1. H.Amdt.1469   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment clarifies that the definition of "significant regulatory action" would include new Treasury regulations regarding non-resident alien deposits.
    Sponsor: Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-15] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Posey amendment (A023) Agreed to by recorded vote: 251 - 165 (Roll no. 534). (consideration: CR H5317)
  2. H.Amdt.1468   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment adds a new title to the bill which requires the tracking and reporting of all payments issued pursuant to the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA) and establishes a publicly available, online searchable database to access information regarding EAJA payments and the parties involved in the adjudicatory action leading to an EAJA payment.
    Sponsor: Rep. Lummis, Cynthia M. [R-WY-At Large] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Lummis amendment (A022) Agreed to by voice vote.
  3. H.Amdt.1467   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment requires each Federal agency to submit and obtain approval from the Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) on guidelines for ensuring and maximizing the quality, objectivity, utility, and integrity of scientific information relied upon by the agency.
    Sponsor: Rep. Manzullo, Donald A. [R-IL-16] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Manzullo amendment (A021) Agreed to by voice vote.
  4. H.Amdt.1466   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to mandate that Title VI cannot take effect until the Chair of the SEC certifies that, in conducting the cost benefit analysis, no resources will be diverted away from the SEC's mission to protect investors, maintain efficient markets and promote access to capital.
    Sponsor: Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-14] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Maloney amendment (A020) Failed by recorded vote: 173 - 243 (Roll no. 533). (consideration: CR H5316-5317)
  5. H.Amdt.1465   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to keep the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) from enforcing or issuing interpretive guidance on climate change.
    Sponsor: Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-15] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Posey amendment (A019) Agreed to by recorded vote: 245 - 171 (Roll no. 532). (consideration: CR H5316)
  6. H.Amdt.1464   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment directs the SEC, when reviewing regulations, to consider the burden of applying section 404(b) of Sarbanes Oxley (relating to audits of a public company's internal controls) to companies with a public float of less than $250 million.
    Sponsor: Rep. Fitzpatrick, Michael G. [R-PA-8] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Fitzpatrick amendment (A018) Agreed to by recorded vote: 251 - 166 (Roll no. 531). (consideration: CR H5315-5316)
  7. H.Amdt.1463   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment authorizes appropriations to enable the SEC and CFTC to carry out the additional cost/benefit analysis requirements and costs of litigation requirements incurred by the Commissions under the bill.
    Sponsor: Rep. Waters, Maxine [D-CA-35] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Waters amendment (A017) Failed by recorded vote: 171 - 247 (Roll no. 530). (consideration: CR H5314-5315)
  8. H.Amdt.1462   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to exempt from the definition of "significant regulatory action" a rule that would prevent or reduce the number of workers suffering electrocutions or other fatalities associated with working on high voltage transmission and distribution lines.
    Sponsor: Rep. Woolsey, Lynn C. [D-CA-6] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Woolsey amendment (A016) Failed by recorded vote: 178 - 236 (Roll no. 529). (consideration: CR H5314)
  9. H.Amdt.1461   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to exempt from the definition of "significant regulatory action" a rule that would prevent or reduce deaths or injuries caused by explosions and fires related to the ignition of combustible dusts in the workplace.
    Sponsor: Rep. Miller, George [D-CA-7] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Miller, George amendment (A015) Failed by recorded vote: 174 - 239 (Roll no. 528). (consideration: CR H5313-5314)
  10. H.Amdt.1460   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment to define annual cost to the economy as being inclusive of business revenue, so that determination of the bills application shall be accurately applied.
    Sponsor: Rep. Schweikert, David [R-AZ-5] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Schweikert amendment (A014) Agreed to by voice vote.
  11. H.Amdt.1459   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment reduces the threshold for requiring additional analysis and reporting on government regulations that affect the economy from $100 million annually to $50 million.
    Sponsor: Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the McKinley amendment (A013) Agreed to by recorded vote: 240 - 178 (Roll no. 527). (consideration: CR H5312-5313)
  12. H.Amdt.1458   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to exempt issues relating to nuclear power plants from the obstacles to establishing safety protections in the following titles of H.R. 4078: Title I (Regulatory Freeze for Jobs Act); Title III (Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act); and Title V (Responsibly and Professionally Invigorating Development (RAPID) Act.).
    Sponsor: Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-8] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Nadler amendment (A012) Failed by recorded vote: 176 - 243 (Roll no. 526). (consideration: CR H5312)
  13. H.Amdt.1457   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment requires that awarded attorney's fees and costs for small businesses in Title I would be paid out of the administrative budget of the office in the agency that proposed the regulation.
    Sponsor: Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-15] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Posey amendment (A011) Agreed to by recorded vote: 248 - 171 (Roll no. 525). (consideration: CR H5311-5312)
  14. H.Amdt.1456   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to clarify the congressional procedure for acting on a written request for a waiver by the President by requiring that Congress act within 7 days from the time such a waiver is received.
    Sponsor: Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Connolly (VA) amendment (A010) Failed by recorded vote: 179 - 234 (Roll no. 524). (consideration: CR H5310-5311)
  15. H.Amdt.1455   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to allow for necessary regulations to be promulgated when the monthly national unemployment rate is above 6 percent in order to protect consumers against unintended consequences resulting from the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
    Sponsor: Rep. Richardson, Laura [D-CA-37] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Richardson amendment (A009) Failed by recorded vote: 173 - 246 (Roll no. 523). (consideration: CR H5310)
  16. H.Amdt.1454   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to allow the government to take significant regulatory action to ensure implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the health provisions of the Health Care and Education Rconciliation Act of 2010 if and when the monthly national unemployment rate is above 6 percent.
    Sponsor: Rep. Richardson, Laura [D-CA-37] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Richardson amendment (A008) Failed by recorded vote: 170 - 247 (Roll no. 522). (consideration: CR H5309-5310)
  17. H.Amdt.1453   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to allow actions that would lower prices for gasoline, diesel, oil, or other motor fuels.
    Sponsor: Rep. Loebsack, David [D-IA-2] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Loebsack amendment (A007) Failed by recorded vote: 177 - 238 (Roll no. 521). (consideration: CR H5308-5309)
  18. H.Amdt.1452   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to exempt regulatory actions by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office that streamline the application process for patents and trademarks, including rules implementing the micro entity provision of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act, from Title I of the bill and exempts midnight rules implementing such provisions from Title II of the bill. The amendment also sought to exempt consent decrees and settlement agreements in an action to compel agency action by the PTO to help streamline the application process for patents and trademarks from Title III of the bill.
    Sponsor: Rep. Watt, Melvin L. [D-NC-12] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/26/12 On agreeing to the Watt amendment (A006) Failed by recorded vote: 177 - 244 (Roll no. 520). (consideration: CR H5308)
  19. H.Amdt.1451   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to include an exception allowing the government to act to protect the public from extreme weather, including drought, flooding and catastrophic wildfire.
    Sponsor: Rep. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA-7] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/25/12 On agreeing to the Markey amendment (A005) Failed by recorded vote: 177 - 240 (Roll no. 518).
  20. H.Amdt.1450   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to provide an exception for regulations which are intended to promote energy efficiency.
    Sponsor: Rep. Welch, Peter [D-VT-At Large] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/25/12 On agreeing to the Welch amendment (A004) Failed by recorded vote: 174 - 242 (Roll no. 517).
  21. H.Amdt.1449   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to exempt from the provisions of the bill any significant regulatory action specifically aimed at limiting oil speculation.
    Sponsor: Rep. Kucinich, Dennis J. [D-OH-10] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/25/12 On agreeing to the Kucinich amendment (A003) Failed by recorded vote: 173 - 245 (Roll no. 516).
  22. H.Amdt.1448   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to change the bill's definition of "significant regulatory action" to exclude any regulation or guidance that is intended to protect the privacy of American citizens.
    Sponsor: Rep. Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr. [D-GA-4] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/25/12 On agreeing to the Johnson (GA) amendment (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 159 - 259 (Roll no. 515).
  23. H.Amdt.1447   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to provide an exception to the underlying legislation, permitting agencies to make regulatory actions intended to ensure safe drinking water.
    Sponsor: Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-23] (Offered 07/25/2012)
    Latest Action: 07/25/12 On agreeing to the Hastings (FL) amendment (A001) Failed by recorded vote: 188 - 231 (Roll no. 514).