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Titles (13)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015

Short Titles as Passed House for portions of this bill
  • Department of Commerce Appropriations Act, 2015
  • Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 2015
  • Science Appropriations Act, 2015

Short Titles as Reported to House

Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015

Short Titles as Reported to House for portions of this bill
  • Department of Commerce Appropriations Act, 2015
  • Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 2015
  • Science Appropriations Act, 2015

Short Titles as Introduced

Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015

Short Titles as Introduced for portions of this bill
  • Department of Commerce Appropriations Act, 2015
  • Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 2015
  • Science Appropriations Act, 2015

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (3)

Date
05/30/2014Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 321 - 87 (Roll no. 269).
05/15/2014The House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 113-448, by Mr. Wolf.
05/15/2014Introduced in House

All Actions (324)

Date Chamber
06/19/2014SenateMotion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S3845)
06/19/2014SenateMotion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (consideration: CR S3836-3842; text: CR S3836)
06/18/2014SenateMotion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (consideration: CR S3776-3781, S3781-3784, S3787-3789, S3792-3793, S3798-3800, S3805)
06/17/2014SenateCloture on the motion to proceed to the measure invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 95 - 3. Record Vote Number: 200. (consideration: CR S3712; text: CR S3712)
06/17/2014SenateMotion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S3691)
06/16/2014SenateMotion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S3675)
06/12/2014SenateCloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure presented in Senate. (consideration: CR S3653-3654; text: CR S3654)
06/12/2014SenateMotion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S3621-3622, S3642-3653)
06/10/2014SenateRead twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 428.
06/02/2014SenateReceived in the Senate.
05/30/2014-1:15amHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
05/30/2014-1:15amHouseOn passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 321 - 87 (Roll no. 269).
05/30/2014-1:09amHouseOn motion to recommit with instructions Failed by recorded vote: 185 - 220, 2 Present (Roll no. 268). (consideration: CR H5015-5016)
05/30/2014-1:03amHouseThe previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection. (consideration: CR H5015)
05/30/2014-12:55amHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to increase funds for various violence against women and sexual assault prevention and prosection programs and decrease funds in the National Science Foundation's agency operation and award management account.
05/30/2014-12:54amHouseMs. Moore moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Appropriations. (consideration: CR H5014-5016; text: H5014)
05/30/2014-12:53amHouseThe House adopted the amendments en gross as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
05/30/2014-12:53amHouseThe previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule. (consideration: CR H5014)
05/30/2014-12:53amHouseThe House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 4660.
05/30/2014-12:52amHouseOn motion to rise and report Agreed to by voice vote.
05/30/2014-12:52amHouseMr. Wolf moved for the Committee of the Whole to rise and report.
05/30/2014-12:52amHouseH.Amdt.771 On agreeing to the Meadows amendment (A082) Agreed to by recorded vote: 226 - 179 (Roll no. 267).
05/30/2014-12:49amHouseH.Amdt.770 On agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A081) Agreed to by recorded vote: 214 - 194 (Roll no. 266).
05/30/2014-12:46amHouseH.Amdt.768 On agreeing to the Garrett amendment (A079) Agreed to by recorded vote: 216 - 190 (Roll no. 265).
05/30/2014-12:43amHouseH.Amdt.767 On agreeing to the Duffy amendment (A078) Agreed to by recorded vote: 229 - 178 (Roll no. 264).
05/30/2014-12:40amHouseH.Amdt.763 On agreeing to the Grayson amendment (A074) Agreed to by recorded vote: 225 - 183 (Roll no. 263).
05/30/2014-12:37amHouseH.Amdt.759 On agreeing to the Ellison amendment (A070) Failed by recorded vote: 196 - 211 (Roll no. 262).
05/30/2014-12:34amHouseH.Amdt.756 On agreeing to the Southerland amendment (A067) Failed by recorded vote: 185 - 223 (Roll no. 261). (consideration: CR H5010)
05/30/2014-12:30amHouseH.Amdt.754 On agreeing to the Massie amendment (A065) Agreed to by recorded vote: 246 - 162 (Roll no. 260).
05/30/2014-12:26amHouseH.Amdt.750 On agreeing to the Holding amendment (A061) Agreed to by recorded vote: 219 - 189 (Roll no. 259).
05/30/2014-12:23amHouseH.Amdt.748 On agreeing to the Rohrabacher amendment (A059) Agreed to by recorded vote: 219 - 189 (Roll no. 258). (consideration: CR H5008)
05/30/2014-12:20amHouseH.Amdt.745 On agreeing to the Bonamici amendment (A056) Agreed to by recorded vote: 237 - 170 (Roll no. 257). (consideration: CR H5007-5008)
05/30/2014-12:16amHouseH.Amdt.744 On agreeing to the Blackburn amendment (A055) Failed by recorded vote: 198 - 208 (Roll no. 256). (consideration: CR H5006-5007)
05/30/2014-12:13amHouseH.Amdt.742 On agreeing to the Blackburn amendment (A053) Failed by recorded vote: 148 - 253 (Roll no. 255). (consideration: CR H5006)
05/30/2014-12:09amHouseH.Amdt.738 On agreeing to the Moran amendment (A049) Failed by recorded vote: 169 - 230 (Roll no. 254). (consideration: CR H5005-5006)
05/29/2014-11:41pmHouseUNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was on adoption of amendments, which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
05/29/2014-11:41pmHouseH.Amdt.746 On agreeing to the Walberg amendment (A057) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-11:40pmHouseDISPOSITION OF WALBERG AMENDMENT - The Chair announced that, without objection, the request for a recorded vote having been withdrawn, the Walberg amendment, stands affirmed in accordance with the previous voice vote thereon.
05/29/2014-11:40pmHouseWITHDRAWN DEMAND FOR RECORDED VOTE - Mr. Walberg asked unanimous consent to withdraw his demand for a recorded vote on the Walberg amendment debated earlier to the end that the amendment stand affirmed pursuant to the earlier voice vote on the amendment. Agreed to without objection. (consideration: CR H5005)
05/29/2014-11:40pmHouseH.Amdt.773 On agreeing to the Collins (GA) amendment (A084) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-11:27pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Collins (GA) amendment.
05/29/2014-11:27pmHouseH.Amdt.773 Amendment (A084) offered by Mr. Collins (GA). (consideration: CR H5003-5005; text: CR H5003)
05/29/2014-11:27pmHouseH.Amdt.772 By unanimous consent, the Hudson amendment was withdrawn. (consideration: CR H5003)
05/29/2014-11:25pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hudson amendment.
05/29/2014-11:25pmHouseH.Amdt.772 Amendment (A083) offered by Mr. Hudson. (consideration: CR H5003; text: CR H5003)
05/29/2014-11:24pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Meadows amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Fattah demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-11:23pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Meadows amendment.
05/29/2014-11:22pmHouseH.Amdt.771 Amendment (A082) offered by Mr. Meadows. (consideration: CR H5003, H5013-5014; text: CR H5003)
05/29/2014-11:22pmHousePOSTPONED 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. Fattah demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-11:14pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the King (IA) amendment.
05/29/2014-11:14pmHouseH.Amdt.770 Amendment (A081) offered by Mr. King (IA). (consideration: CR H5002-5003, H5013; text: CR H5002)
05/29/2014-11:13pmHouseH.Amdt.769 On agreeing to the Luetkemeyer amendment (A080) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-11:08pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Luetkemeyer amendment.
05/29/2014-11:08pmHouseH.Amdt.769 Amendment (A080) offered by Mr. Luetkemeyer. (consideration: CR H5001-5002; text: CR H5001)
05/29/2014-11:07pmHousePOSTPONED 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. Fattah demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-10:59pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Garrett amendment.
05/29/2014-10:59pmHouseH.Amdt.768 Amendment (A079) offered by Mr. Garrett. (consideration: CR H4999-5001, H5012-5013; text: CR H4999)
05/29/2014-10:58pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Duffy amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Fattah demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-10:52pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Duffy amendment.
05/29/2014-10:51pmHouseH.Amdt.767 Amendment (A078) offered by Mr. Duffy. (consideration: CR H4999, H5012; text: CR H4999)
05/29/2014-10:51pmHouseH.Amdt.766 On agreeing to the Perry amendment (A077) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-10:50pmHouseH.Amdt.766 Amendment (A077) offered by Mr. Perry. (consideration: CR H4998-4999; text: CR H4998)
05/29/2014-10:50pmHouseH.Amdt.765 By unanimous consent, the Gosar amendment was withdrawn. (consideration: CR H4998)
05/29/2014-10:46pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gosar amendment.
05/29/2014-10:46pmHouseH.Amdt.765 Amendment (A076) offered by Mr. Gosar. (consideration: CR H4998; text: CR H4998)
05/29/2014-10:44pmHouseH.Amdt.764 Mr. Wolf raised a point of order against the Gosar amendment (A075). Mr. Wolf stated that the provisions of the amendment violate clause 2 of rule 21 and constitute legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.
05/29/2014-10:40pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gosar amendment.
05/29/2014-10:40pmHouseH.Amdt.764 Amendment (A075) offered by Mr. Gosar. (consideration: CR H4997-4998; text: CR H4997)
05/29/2014-10:39pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Grayson amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Grayson demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-10:32pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grayson amendment.
05/29/2014-10:32pmHouseH.Amdt.763 Amendment (A074) offered by Mr. Grayson. (consideration: CR H4996-4997, H5011; text: CR H4996)
05/29/2014-10:31pmHouseH.Amdt.762 On agreeing to the Salmon amendment (A073) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-10:25pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Salmon amendment.
05/29/2014-10:25pmHouseH.Amdt.762 Amendment (A073) offered by Mr. Salmon. (consideration: CR H4995-4996; text: CR H4995)
05/29/2014-10:24pmHouseH.Amdt.761 On agreeing to the Grayson amendment (A072) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-10:22pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grayson amendment.
05/29/2014-10:22pmHouseH.Amdt.761 Amendment (A072) offered by Mr. Grayson. (consideration: CR H4995; text: CR H4995)
05/29/2014-10:21pmHouseH.Amdt.760 On agreeing to the Broun (GA) amendment (A071) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-10:16pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Broun (GA) amendment.
05/29/2014-10:16pmHouseH.Amdt.760 Amendment (A071) offered by Mr. Broun (GA). (consideration: CR H4994-4995; text: CR H4994)
05/29/2014-10:15pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Ellison amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Ellison demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-10:11pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ellison amendment.
05/29/2014-10:11pmHouseH.Amdt.759 Amendment (A070) offered by Mr. Ellison. (consideration: CR H4993-4994; text: CR H4993)
05/29/2014-10:10pmHouseH.Amdt.758 On agreeing to the Perry amendment (A069) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-10:07pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Perry amendment.
05/29/2014-10:07pmHouseH.Amdt.758 Amendment (A069) offered by Mr. Perry. (consideration: CR H4993; text: CR H4993)
05/29/2014-10:06pmHouseH.Amdt.757 On agreeing to the Ellison amendment (A068) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-10:05pmHouseH.Amdt.757 Amendment (A068) offered by Mr. Ellison. (consideration: CR H4993, H5010-5011; text: CR H4993)
05/29/2014-10:04pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Southerland amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Goodlatte demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-9:56pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Southerland amendment No. 24.
05/29/2014-9:56pmHouseH.Amdt.756 Amendment (A067) offered by Mr. Southerland. (consideration: CR H4992-4993, H5010; text: CR H4992)
05/29/2014-9:55pmHouseH.Amdt.755 On agreeing to the Huffman amendment (A066) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-9:53pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Huffman amendment.
05/29/2014-9:53pmHouseH.Amdt.755 Amendment (A066) offered by Mr. Huffman. (consideration: CR H4991-4992; text: CR H4991)
05/29/2014-9:52pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Massie amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Goodlatte demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-9:43pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Massie amendment.
05/29/2014-9:43pmHouseH.Amdt.754 Amendment (A065) offered by Mr. Massie. (consideration: CR H4990-4991, H5009-5010; text: CR H4990)
05/29/2014-9:42pmHouseH.Amdt.753 On agreeing to the Jackson Lee amendment (A064) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-9:37pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment No. 10.
05/29/2014-9:37pmHouseH.Amdt.753 Amendment (A064) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee. (consideration: CR H4988-4990; text: CR H4988)
05/29/2014-9:36pmHouseH.Amdt.752 On agreeing to the Poe (TX) amendment (A063) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-9:33pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Poe (TX) amendment.
05/29/2014-9:33pmHouseH.Amdt.752 Amendment (A063) offered by Mr. Poe (TX). (consideration: CR H4988; text: CR H4988)
05/29/2014-9:33pmHouseH.Amdt.751 On agreeing to the Flores amendment (A062) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-9:25pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Flores amendment.
05/29/2014-9:25pmHouseH.Amdt.751 Amendment (A062) offered by Mr. Flores. (consideration: CR H4987-4988; text: CR H4987)
05/29/2014-9:23pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Holding amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Fattah demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-9:19pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Holding amendment.
05/29/2014-9:19pmHouseH.Amdt.750 Amendment (A061) offered by Mr. Holding. (consideration: CR H4986-4987, H5008-5009; text: CR H4986)
05/29/2014-9:19pmHouseH.Amdt.749 By unanimous consent, the Grayson amendment was withdrawn. (consideration: CR H4986)
05/29/2014-9:07pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grayson amendment No. 20.
05/29/2014-9:07pmHouseH.Amdt.749 Amendment (A060) offered by Mr. Grayson. (consideration: CR H4985-4986; text: CR H4985)
05/29/2014-9:05pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Rohrabacher amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Rohrabacher demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-8:42pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Rohrabacher amendment No. 25.
05/29/2014-8:42pmHouseH.Amdt.748 Amendment (A059) offered by Mr. Rohrabacher. (consideration: CR H4982-4985, H5008; text: CR H4982)
05/29/2014-8:41pmHouseH.Amdt.747 On agreeing to the Grayson amendment (A058) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-8:38pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grayson amendment No. 21.
05/29/2014-8:38pmHouseH.Amdt.747 Amendment (A058) offered by Mr. Grayson. (consideration: CR H4982; text: CR H4982)
05/29/2014-8:38pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Walberg amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Walberg demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-8:31pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Walberg amendment.
05/29/2014-8:31pmHouseH.Amdt.746 Amendment (A057) offered by Mr. Walberg. (consideration: CR H4981-4982, H5005; text: CR H4981)
05/29/2014-8:30pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Bonamici amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Bonamici demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-8:15pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Bonamici amendment.
05/29/2014-8:15pmHouseH.Amdt.745 Amendment (A056) offered by Ms. Bonamici. (consideration: CR H4979-4981, H5007-5008; text: CR H4979)
05/29/2014-8:14pmHousePOSTPONED 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 ayes had prevailed. Mrs. Bustos demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-7:54pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Blackburn amendment No. 15.
05/29/2014-7:54pmHouseH.Amdt.744 Amendment (A055) offered by Mrs. Blackburn. (consideration: CR H4977-4979, H5006-5007; text: CR H4977)
05/29/2014-7:53pmHouseH.Amdt.743 On agreeing to the Engel amendment (A054) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-7:49pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Engel amendment.
05/29/2014-7:48pmHouseH.Amdt.743 Amendment (A054) offered by Mr. Engel. (consideration: CR H4976-4977; text: CR H4976)
05/29/2014-7:48pmHousePOSTPONED 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.
05/29/2014-7:42pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Blackburn amendment No. 14.
05/29/2014-7:42pmHouseH.Amdt.742 Amendment (A053) offered by Mrs. Blackburn. (consideration: CR H4976, H5006; text: CR H4976)
05/29/2014-7:42pmHouseH.Amdt.741 By unanimous consent, the Doyle amendment was withdrawn. (consideration: CR H4976)
05/29/2014-7:34pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Doyle amendment, pending the reservation of a point of order.
05/29/2014-7:34pmHouseH.Amdt.741 Amendment (A052) offered by Mr. Doyle. (consideration: CR H4975-4976; text: CR H4975)
05/29/2014-7:34pmHouseH.Amdt.740 On agreeing to the Hastings (WA) amendment (A051) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-7:25pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hastings (WA) amendment.
05/29/2014-7:25pmHouseH.Amdt.740 Amendment (A051) offered by Mr. Hastings (WA). (consideration: CR H4974-4975; text: CR H4974)
05/29/2014-7:24pmHouseH.Amdt.739 By unanimous consent, the Esty amendment was withdrawn. (consideration: CR H4974)
05/29/2014-7:10pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Esty amendment.
05/29/2014-7:10pmHouseH.Amdt.739 Amendment (A050) offered by Ms. Esty. (consideration: CR H4972-4974; text: CR H4972)
05/29/2014-7:07pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Moran amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Moran demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-6:53pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Moran amendment No. 13.
05/29/2014-6:53pmHouseH.Amdt.738 Amendment (A049) offered by Mr. Moran. (consideration: CR H4970-4971; text: CR H4970)
05/29/2014-6:45pmHouseThe House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
05/29/2014-6:45pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H4968-5016)
05/29/2014-6:43pmHouseCommittee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 4660 as unfinished business.
05/29/2014-6:43pmHouseOn motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-6:42pmHouseMr. Wolf moved that the Committee rise.
05/29/2014-6:42pmHouseH.Amdt.736 On agreeing to the Scott, Austin amendment (A047) Failed by recorded vote: 116 - 290 (Roll no. 253).
05/29/2014-6:37pmHouseH.Amdt.734 On agreeing to the Smith (TX) amendment (A045) Agreed to by recorded vote: 208 - 201 (Roll no. 252).
05/29/2014-6:32pmHouseH.Amdt.727 On agreeing to the Cicilline amendment (A038) Failed by recorded vote: 196 - 212 (Roll no. 251).
05/29/2014-6:28pmHouseH.Amdt.719 On agreeing to the Polis amendment (A030) Failed by recorded vote: 66 - 339 (Roll no. 250).
05/29/2014-6:24pmHouseH.Amdt.704 On agreeing to the Thompson (CA) amendment (A015) Agreed to by recorded vote: 260 - 145, 1 Present (Roll no. 249). (consideration: CR H4964-4965)
05/29/2014-5:53pmHouseUNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question on adoption of amendments which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
05/29/2014-5:52pmHouseH.Amdt.737 By unanimous consent, the Costa amendment was withdrawn. (consideration: CR H4964)
05/29/2014-5:46pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Costa amendment, pending reservation of a point of order.
05/29/2014-5:46pmHouseH.Amdt.737 Amendment (A048) offered by Mr. Costa. (consideration: CR H4963-4964; text: CR H4963)
05/29/2014-5:42pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Austin Scott (GA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Austin Scott (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.
05/29/2014-5:30pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Austin Scott (GA) amendment.
05/29/2014-5:29pmHouseH.Amdt.736 Amendment (A047) offered by Mr. Scott, Austin. (consideration: CR H4961-4963, H4967; text: CR H4961)
05/29/2014-5:28pmHouseH.Amdt.735 On agreeing to the Broun (GA) amendment (A046) Failed by voice vote.
05/29/2014-5:10pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Broun (GA) amendment.
05/29/2014-5:10pmHouseH.Amdt.735 Amendment (A046) offered by Mr. Broun (GA). (consideration: CR H4959-4960; text: CR H4959)
05/29/2014-5:09pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Smith (TX) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes 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.
05/29/2014-4:57pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Smith (TX) amendment.
05/29/2014-4:57pmHouseH.Amdt.734 Amendment (A045) offered by Mr. Smith (TX). (consideration: CR H4957-4959, H4966-4967; text: CR H4957)
05/29/2014-4:49pmHouseH.Amdt.733 On agreeing to the Kaptur amendment (A044) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-4:43pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Kaptur amendment.
05/29/2014-4:43pmHouseH.Amdt.733 Amendment (A044) offered by Ms. Kaptur. (consideration: CR H4955-4956; text: CR H4955)
05/29/2014-4:41pmHouseThe House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
05/29/2014-4:41pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H4955-4968)
05/29/2014-4:39pmHouseCommittee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 4660 as unfinished business.
05/29/2014-4:39pmHouseOn motion that the Committee now rise Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-4:38pmHouseMr. Wolf moved that the Committee now rise.
05/29/2014-4:37pmHouseH.Amdt.732 On agreeing to the Broun (GA) amendment (A043) Failed by voice vote.
05/29/2014-4:26pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Broun (GA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/29/2014-4:26pmHouseH.Amdt.732 Amendment (A043) offered by Mr. Broun (GA). (consideration: CR H4953-4954; text: CR H4953)
05/29/2014-4:20pmHouseH.Amdt.731 Mr. Culberson raised a point of order against the Grayson amendment (A042). Mr. Culberson stated that the provisions of the amendment violate clause 2 of rule XXI by proposing to change existing law and constitute legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.
05/29/2014-4:14pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Grayson amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/29/2014-4:14pmHouseH.Amdt.731 Amendment (A042) offered by Mr. Grayson. (consideration: CR H4951-4952; text: CR H4951)
05/29/2014-4:12pmHouseH.Amdt.730 Mr. Wolf raised a point of order against the Jeffries amendment (A041). Mr. Wolf stated that the provisions of the amendment violate clause 2 of rule XXI by proposing to appropriate funds for a program not authorized. The Chair sustained the point of order.
05/29/2014-4:02pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Jeffries amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
05/29/2014-4:02pmHouseH.Amdt.730 Amendment (A041) offered by Mr. Jeffries. (consideration: CR H4950-4951; text: CR H4950)
05/29/2014-4:00pmHouseH.Amdt.729 On agreeing to the Grayson amendment (A040) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-3:59pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Grayson amendment No. 18, under the five-minute rule.
05/29/2014-3:59pmHouseH.Amdt.729 Amendment (A040) offered by Mr. Grayson. (consideration: CR H4949-4950, H5011; text: CR H4949)
05/29/2014-3:58pmHouseH.Amdt.728 On agreeing to the Kilmer amendment (A039) Failed by voice vote.
05/29/2014-3:49pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Kilmer amendment under the five-minute rule, pending a reservation of a point of order. Subsequently, the reservation was removed.
05/29/2014-3:49pmHouseH.Amdt.728 Amendment (A039) offered by Mr. Kilmer. (consideration: CR H4948-4949; text: CR H4948)
05/29/2014-3:45pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Cicilline amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Cicilline demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-3:43pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Cicilline amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/29/2014-3:39pmHouseH.Amdt.727 Amendment (A038) offered by Mr. Cicilline. (consideration: CR H4947-4948, H4966; text: CR H4947)
05/29/2014-3:37pmHouseH.Amdt.726 On agreeing to the Gosar amendment (A037) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-3:32pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Gosar amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/29/2014-3:32pmHouseH.Amdt.726 Amendment (A037) offered by Mr. Gosar. (consideration: CR H4946; text: CR H4946)
05/29/2014-3:32pmHouseH.Amdt.725 On agreeing to the Gallego amendment (A036) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-3:27pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Gallego amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/29/2014-3:27pmHouseH.Amdt.725 Amendment (A036) offered by Mr. Gallego. (consideration: CR H4945; text: CR H4945)
05/29/2014-3:26pmHouseH.Amdt.724 On agreeing to the Connolly amendment (A035) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-3:20pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Connolly amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/29/2014-3:19pmHouseH.Amdt.724 Amendment (A035) offered by Mr. Connolly. (consideration: CR H4944; text: CR H4944)
05/29/2014-3:19pmHouseH.Amdt.723 On agreeing to the Delaney amendment (A034) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-3:16pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Delaney amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/29/2014-3:16pmHouseH.Amdt.723 Amendment (A034) offered by Mr. Delaney. (consideration: CR H4943; text: CR H4943)
05/29/2014-3:15pmHouseH.Amdt.722 On agreeing to the Jackson Lee amendment (A033) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-3:09pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Jackson Lee amendment No. 8 under the five-minute rule.
05/29/2014-3:09pmHouseH.Amdt.722 Amendment (A033) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee. (consideration: CR H4942-4943; text: CR H4942)
05/29/2014-3:08pmHouseH.Amdt.721 On agreeing to the Gosar amendment (A032) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-3:05pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Gosar amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/29/2014-3:05pmHouseH.Amdt.721 Amendment (A032) offered by Mr. Gosar. (consideration: CR H4941-4942 text: CR H4941)
05/29/2014-3:05pmHouseH.Amdt.720 On agreeing to the Kildee amendment (A031) Failed by voice vote.
05/29/2014-2:58pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Kildee amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/29/2014-2:56pmHouseH.Amdt.720 Amendment (A031) offered by Mr. Kildee. (consideration: CR H4940-4941; text: CR H4940)
05/29/2014-2:49pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Polis amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Polis demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-2:22pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Polis amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/29/2014-2:22pmHouseH.Amdt.719 Amendment (A030) offered by Mr. Polis. (consideration: CR H4936-4939, H4965; text: CR H4936)
05/29/2014-2:16pmHouseH.Amdt.718 On agreeing to the Cohen amendment (A029) Failed by recorded vote: 173 - 238 (Roll no. 248).
05/29/2014-2:11pmHouseH.Amdt.714 On agreeing to the First Cohen amendment (A025) Failed by recorded vote: 127 - 282 (Roll no. 247). (consideration: CR H4934-4935)
05/29/2014-2:06pmHouseH.Amdt.708 On agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A019) Agreed to by recorded vote: 218 - 193 (Roll no. 246). (consideration: CR H4934)
05/29/2014-2:00pmHouseH.Amdt.699 On agreeing to the Bridenstine amendment (A010) Agreed to by recorded vote: 340 - 71 (Roll no. 245). (consideration: CR H4933-4934)
05/29/2014-1:54pmHouseH.Amdt.698 On agreeing to the McNerney amendment (A009) Agreed to by recorded vote: 306 - 106 (Roll no. 244). (consideration: CR H4932-4933)
05/29/2014-1:45pmHouseH.Amdt.696 On agreeing to the Pompeo amendment (A007) Failed by recorded vote: 129 - 280 (Roll no. 243). (consideration: CR H4931-4932)
05/29/2014-1:12pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Second Cohen amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Cohen demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/29/2014-12:56pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Second Cohen amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/29/2014-12:56pmHouseH.Amdt.718 Amendment (A029) offered by Mr. Cohen. (consideration: CR H4929-4931, H4935; text: CR H4929)
05/29/2014-12:56pmHouseH.Amdt.717 On agreeing to the Cohen amendment (A028) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-12:51pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Cohen amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/29/2014-12:51pmHouseH.Amdt.717 Amendment (A028) offered by Mr. Cohen. (consideration: CR H4929; text: CR H4929)
05/29/2014-12:48pmHouseH.Amdt.716 On agreeing to the Gosar amendment (A027) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-12:45pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Gosar amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/29/2014-12:45pmHouseH.Amdt.716 Amendment (A027) offered by Mr. Gosar. (consideration: CR H4927-4928; text: CR H4927-4928)
05/29/2014-12:44pmHouseThe House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
05/29/2014-12:44pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H4927-4955, H5016; text of Title II as reported in House: CR H4928-4929, H4940, H4942, H4943-4944, H4944-4945, H4945-4946, H4946-4947, H4950, H4951, H4952-4953; text of Title III as reported in House: CR H4953, H4955, H4956-4957, H4959, H4960-4961; text of Title IV as reported in House: CR H4961, H4963; text of Title V as reported in House: CR H4963, H4968-4969, H4969-4970, H4971-4972, H4974)
05/29/2014-12:10amHouseCommittee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 4660 as unfinished business.
05/29/2014-12:10amHouseOn motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
05/29/2014-12:09amHouseMr. Wolf moved that the Committee rise.
05/29/2014-12:09amHouseH.Amdt.715 On agreeing to the Fleming amendment (A026) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/28/2014-11:55pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Fleming amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-11:55pmHouseH.Amdt.715 Amendment (A026) offered by Mr. Fleming. (consideration: CR H4906-4908; text: CR H4906)
05/28/2014-11:54pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Cohen amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Cohen demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/28/2014-11:47pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Cohen amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-11:47pmHouseH.Amdt.714 Amendment (A025) offered by Mr. Cohen. (consideration: CR H4905-4906; text: CR H4905)
05/28/2014-11:45pmHouseH.Amdt.713 On agreeing to the Lee (CA) amendment (A024) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/28/2014-11:39pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Lee (CA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-11:39pmHouseH.Amdt.713 Amendment (A024) offered by Ms. Lee (CA). (consideration: CR H4904-4905; text: CR H4904)
05/28/2014-11:38pmHouseH.Amdt.712 On agreeing to the Coffman amendment (A023) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/28/2014-11:26pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Coffman (CO) amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-11:25pmHouseH.Amdt.712 Amendment (A023) offered by Mr. Coffman. (consideration: CR H4903-7904; text: CR H4903)
05/28/2014-11:25pmHouseH.Amdt.711 On agreeing to the Lujan Grisham (NM) amendment (A022) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/28/2014-11:21pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Lujan Grisham (NM) amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-11:21pmHouseH.Amdt.711 Amendment (A022) offered by Ms. Lujan Grisham (NM). (consideration: CR H4902-4903; text: CR H4902)
05/28/2014-11:20pmHouseH.Amdt.710 On agreeing to the McKinley amendment (A021) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/28/2014-11:16pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the McKinley amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-11:16pmHouseH.Amdt.710 Amendment (A021) offered by Mr. McKinley. (consideration: CR H4902; text: CR H4902)
05/28/2014-11:15pmHouseH.Amdt.709 On agreeing to the Brownley (CA) amendment (A020) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/28/2014-11:11pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Brownley (CA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-11:11pmHouseH.Amdt.709 Amendment (A020) offered by Ms. Brownley (CA). (consideration: CR H4901-4902; text: CR H4901)
05/28/2014-11:10pmHousePOSTPONED 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. King (IA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/28/2014-11:04pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the King (IA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-11:04pmHouseH.Amdt.708 Amendment (A019) offered by Mr. King (IA). (consideration: CR H4900-4901, H5013; text: CR H4900)
05/28/2014-11:03pmHouseH.Amdt.707 On agreeing to the Sinema amendment (A018) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/28/2014-11:00pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Sinema amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-11:00pmHouseH.Amdt.707 Amendment (A018) offered by Ms. Sinema. (consideration: CR H4900; text: CR H4900)
05/28/2014-10:55pmHouseH.Amdt.706 On agreeing to the Moore amendment (A017) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/28/2014-10:50pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Moore amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-10:50pmHouseH.Amdt.706 Amendment (A017) offered by Ms. Moore. (consideration: CR H4899-4900; text: CR H4899)
05/28/2014-10:47pmHouseH.Amdt.705 On agreeing to the Broun (GA) amendment (A016) Failed by voice vote.
05/28/2014-10:43pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Broun (GA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-10:43pmHouseH.Amdt.705 Amendment (A016) offered by Mr. Broun (GA). (consideration: CR H4898; text: CR H4898)
05/28/2014-10:42pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Thompson (CA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Wolf demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/28/2014-10:35pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Thompson (CA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-10:35pmHouseH.Amdt.704 Amendment (A015) offered by Mr. Thompson (CA). (consideration: CR H4897-4898, H4964-4965; text: CR H4897)
05/28/2014-10:30pmHouseH.Amdt.703 By unanimous consent, the Bonamici amendment was withdrawn.
05/28/2014-10:19pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Bonamici amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-10:19pmHouseH.Amdt.703 Amendment (A014) offered by Ms. Bonamici. (consideration: CR H4895-4896; text: CR H4895)
05/28/2014-10:18pmHouseH.Amdt.702 On agreeing to the Holt amendment (A013) Failed by voice vote.
05/28/2014-9:55pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Holt amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-9:54pmHouseH.Amdt.702 Amendment (A013) offered by Mr. Holt. (consideration: CR H4892-4895; text: CR H4892)
05/28/2014-9:53pmHouseH.Amdt.701 On agreeing to the McDermott amendment (A012) Failed by voice vote.
05/28/2014-9:47pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the McDermott amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-9:47pmHouseH.Amdt.701 Amendment (A012) offered by Mr. McDermott. (consideration: CR H4891; text: CR H4891)
05/28/2014-9:46pmHouseH.Amdt.700 On agreeing to the Nugent amendment (A011) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/28/2014-9:39pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Nugent amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-9:39pmHouseH.Amdt.700 Amendment (A011) offered by Mr. Nugent. (consideration: CR H4890-4891; text: CR H4890)
05/28/2014-9:35pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Bridenstine amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Fattah demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/28/2014-9:30pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Bridenstine amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-9:29pmHouseH.Amdt.699 Amendment (A010) offered by Mr. Bridenstine. (consideration: CR H4889-4890; text: CR H4889)
05/28/2014-9:29pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the McNerney amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Fattah demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/28/2014-9:25pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the McNerney amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-9:25pmHouseH.Amdt.698 Amendment (A009) offered by Mr. McNerney. (consideration: CR H4888-4889; text: CR H4888)
05/28/2014-9:24pmHouseH.Amdt.697 On agreeing to the Gibson amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/28/2014-9:18pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Gibson amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-9:18pmHouseH.Amdt.697 Amendment (A008) offered by Mr. Gibson. (consideration: CR H4887-4888; text: CR H4888)
05/28/2014-9:11pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Pompeo amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Rogers (KY) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
05/28/2014-8:59pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Pompeo amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-8:59pmHouseH.Amdt.696 Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. Pompeo. (consideration: CR H4885-4887; text: CR H4885)
05/28/2014-8:59pmHouseH.Amdt.695 By unanimous consent, the Cicilline amendment was withdrawn.
05/28/2014-8:54pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Cicilline amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
05/28/2014-8:54pmHouseH.Amdt.695 Amendment (A006) offered by Mr. Cicilline. (consideration: CR H4885; text: CR H4885)
05/28/2014-8:54pmHouseH.Amdt.694 On agreeing to the Langevin amendment Agreed to by voice vote.
05/28/2014-8:46pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Langevin amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-8:46pmHouseH.Amdt.694 Amendment (A005) offered by Mr. Langevin. (consideration: CR H4884-4885; text: CR H4884)
05/28/2014-8:45pmHouseH.Amdt.693 On agreeing to the Kildee amendment (A004) Failed by voice vote.
05/28/2014-8:39pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Kildee amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-8:39pmHouseH.Amdt.693 Amendment (A004) offered by Mr. Kildee. (consideration: CR H4883-4884; text: CR H4883)
05/28/2014-8:38pmHouseH.Amdt.692 On agreeing to the Reichert amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/28/2014-8:25pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Reichert amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-8:25pmHouseH.Amdt.692 Amendment (A003) offered by Mr. Reichert. (consideration: CR H4882-4883; text: CR H4882)
05/28/2014-8:25pmHouseH.Amdt.691 On agreeing to the Davis (CA) amendment (A002) Failed by voice vote.
05/28/2014-8:18pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Davis (CA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-8:18pmHouseH.Amdt.691 Amendment (A002) offered by Mrs. Davis (CA). (consideration: CR H4881-4882 text: CR H4881)
05/28/2014-8:18pmHouseH.Amdt.690 On agreeing to the Lynch amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
05/28/2014-8:12pmHouseDEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Lynch amendment under the five-minute rule.
05/28/2014-8:12pmHouseH.Amdt.690 Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. Lynch. (consideration: CR H4880-4881; text: CR H4880)
05/28/2014-7:14pmHouseGENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 4660.
05/28/2014-7:13pmHouseThe Speaker designated the Honorable Ann Wagner to act as Chairwoman of the Committee.
05/28/2014-7:13pmHouseHouse resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 585 and Rule XVIII.
05/28/2014-7:13pmHouseAll points of order against the bills are waived. General debate shall not exceed one hour. After general debate the bills shall be considered for amendment under the five-minute rule. In lieu of the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee of Armed Services for H.R. 4435, an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 113-44 shall be considered as adopted and considered as an original bill for the purposes of amendment.
05/28/2014-7:13pmHouseConsidered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 585. (consideration: CR H4868-4908; text of Title I as reported in House: CR H4880, H4884, H4885, H4887, H4891-4892, H4897, H4898, H4899; text of Title II as reported in House: H4899, H4904, H4905, H4906)
05/19/2014-7:31pmHouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 585 Reported to House. All points of order against the bills are waived. General debate shall not exceed one hour. After general debate the bills shall be considered for amendment under the five-minute rule. In lieu of the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee of Armed Services for H.R. 4435, an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 113-44 shall be considered as adopted and considered as an original bill for the purposes of amendment.
05/15/2014HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 331.
05/15/2014HouseThe House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 113-448, by Mr. Wolf.

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Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 - Makes appropriations for FY2015 for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, for science-related programs, and related agencies.

Title I: Department of Commerce - Department of Commerce Appropriations Act, 2015 - Makes appropriations for the Department of Commerce for FY2015 for:

  • the International Trade Administration;
  • the Bureau of Industry and Security;
  • the Economic Development Administration;
  • the Minority Business Development Agency;
  • economic and statistical analysis programs;
  • the Bureau of the Census;
  • the National Telecommunications and Information Administration;
  • the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO);
  • the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST);
  • the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), including expenses for restoration of Pacific salmon populations; and
  • departmental management, including for the Office of Inspector General.

(Sec. 104) Adopts by reference and makes applicable to FY2015 requirements of the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012, that prohibit NOAA from entering into a contract for development of a major program (a program with an estimated life-cycle cost of more than $250 million) unless the Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere makes specified determinations, including that: (1) the technical, cost, and schedule risks are clearly identified and the program has developed a plan to manage those risks; and (2) the technologies required for the program have been demonstrated in a relevant laboratory or test environment.

(Sec. 105) Authorizes the Secretary of Commerce to furnish services to facilitate the use or occupancy of the Herbert C. Hoover Building, Washington, D.C., or other buildings for which the Secretary is responsible.

(Sec. 106) Declares that nothing in this Act shall be construed to prevent a grant recipient from deterring child pornography, copyright infringement, or any other unlawful activity over its networks.

(Sec. 107) Authorizes the Administrator of NOAA to use the resources of federal, state, local, or tribal agencies and other entities to carry out the responsibilities of any statute administered by NOAA.

(Sec. 108) Requires the Department of Commerce to provide a monthly report to the House and Senate Appropriations Committees on any official travel to China by any Department of Commerce employee.

Title II: Department of Justice - Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 2015 - Makes appropriations for the Department of Justice (DOJ) for FY2015 for:

  • general administration, including for information sharing technology, the administration of pardon and clemency petitions and immigration-related activities, and the Office of the Inspector General;
  • the United States Parole Commission;
  • legal activities, including for the antitrust division, the Offices of the U.S. Attorneys, the U.S. Trustee Program, the Foreign Claims Settlement Commission, fees and expenses of witnesses, the Community Relations Service, and the Assets Forfeiture Fund;
  • the United States Marshals Service;
  • Federal Prisoner Detention;
  • the National Security Division;
  • interagency law enforcement activities relating to drug trafficking and money laundering;
  • the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI);
  • the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA);
  • the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF);
  • the Federal Prison System, including for the Federal Prison Industries, Incorporated;
  • the Office on Violence Against Women; and
  • the Office of Justice Programs, including for criminal justice statistics programs, state and local law enforcement assistance, juvenile justice programs, public safety officers benefits, and community-oriented policing services programs.

(Sec. 202) Prohibits the use of funds under this Act to: (1) pay for an abortion, except where the life of the mother would be endangered if the fetus were carried to term or in the case of rape; or (2) require any person to perform or facilitate the performance of an abortion.

(Sec. 204) Reaffirms the obligation of the Director of the Bureau of Prisons to provide escort services necessary for a female inmate to receive an abortion outside a federal facility.

Sec. 206) Authorizes the Attorney General to extend through FY2015 the Personnel Management Demonstration Project without limitation on the number of employees or the positions covered.

(Sec. 207) Prohibits the use of funds made available under this Act to: (1) transport a maximum or high security prisoner other than to a prison or facility certified by the Bureau of Prisons as appropriately secure; (2) purchase cable television services or rent equipment used primarily for recreational purposes in federal prisons, except for inmate training, religious, or educational purposes; (3) purchase a new or enhanced information technology program having estimated development costs in excess of $100 million without appropriate program management controls and oversight mechanisms in place; (4) begin, continue, finish, process, or approve a public-private competition under the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circular A-76 for work performed by employees of the Bureau of Prisons or of Federal Prison Industries, Inc.; or (5) facilitate the transfer of an operable firearm to an individual known or suspected to be an agent of a drug cartel, unless U.S. law enforcement personnel continuously monitor or control the firearm at all times.

(Sec. 215) Prohibits income retained in the DOJ Working Capital Fund from being made available for obligation during FY2015.

Title III: Science - Science Appropriations Act, 2015 - Makes appropriations for FY2015 for: (1) the Office of Science and Technology Policy; and (2) the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), including for the Office of the Inspector General; and (3) the National Science Foundation (NSF), including for the Office of the National Science Board and the Office of the Inspector General.

Title IV: Related Agencies - Makes appropriations for FY2015 for: (1) the Commission on Civil Rights, (2) the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), (3) the International Trade Commission, (4) the Legal Services Corporation, (5) the Marine Mammal Commission, (6) the Office of the United States Trade Representative, and (7) the State Justice Institute.

Title V: General Provisions - (Sec. 501) Sets forth restrictions and prohibitions on the use of funds under this Act, including prohibitions against the use of funds to:

  • promote the sale or export of tobacco or tobacco products or to seek the reduction or removal by any foreign country of restrictions on marketing of such products, except for restrictions which are not applied equally to all tobacco products of the same type;
  • discriminate against or denigrate the religious or moral beliefs of students who participate in DOJ financial assistance programs or their parents or legal guardians;
  • acquire a high-impact or moderate-impact information system by the Departments of Commerce and Justice, NASA, or NSF unless such agencies have conducted risk-related reviews;
  • justify the use of torture by any U.S. official or contract employee;
  • pay administrative expenses or compensate any U.S. officer or employee in connection with requiring licenses for exporting certain firearms components to Canada with a total value not exceeding $500 wholesale in any transaction;
  • include in any new bilateral or multilateral trade agreement the text of certain provisions of the United States-Singapore, Australia, or Morocco Free Trade Agreements;
  • authorize or issue a national security letter in contravention of specified laws authorizing the FBI to issue national security letters;
  • purchase first class or premium airline travel in contravention of federal regulations;
  • pay for the attendance of more than 50 federal agency employees at a conference outside the United States, unless such conference is for the training of law enforcement personnel;
  • permit NASA or the Office of Science and Technology Policy to partner with China or any Chinese-owned company unless specifically authorized by law;
  • pay salaries of personnel to deny, or fail to act on, an application for the importation of any model of shotgun if legal requirements for such importation are met and no application for the importation of such model of shotgun had been denied prior to January 1, 2011;
  • maintain or establish a computer network unless such network blocks the viewing, downloading, and exchanging of pornography;
  • award contracts, grants, or loan guarantees to any corporation that has been convicted of a felony under federal law within the preceding 24 months or that has unpaid federal tax liability;
  • implement the Arms Trade Treaty until the Senate approves a resolution of ratification for such treaty; or
  • require a licensed firearm dealer to report information to DOJ regarding the sale of multiple rifles or shotguns to the same person.

(Sec. 506) Renders any person who mislabels a product sold in or shipped to the United States as "Made in America" ineligible to receive any contract or subcontract funded by this Act. Requires funds made available by this Act to be used for the purchase of items that are manufactured, produced, or assembled in the United States, its territories or possessions.

(Sec. 521) Requires program managers of projects of the Departments of Commerce or Justice, NASA, or the NSF totaling more than $75 million to notify such agencies if project costs have increased by 10%.

(Sec. 522) Authorizes funding for intelligence-related activities during FY2015 until the enactment of the Intelligence Authorization Act for FY2015.

(Sec. 523) Prohibits contracting with or awarding grants in excess of $5 million to a contractor or grantee unless such contractor or grantor certifies compliance with tax return requirements and has not been convicted of a criminal tax offense.

(Sec. 524) Rescinds unobligated balances available for Department of Commerce, Departmental Management, Franchise Fund. Requires the rescission, not later than September 30, 2015, of specified unobligated balances available for certain DOJ programs.

(Sec. 527) Prohibits the use of funds under this Act in a manner that is inconsistent with the principal negotiating objective of the United States with respect to trade remedy laws to preserve the ability of the United States to: (1) enforce vigorously its trade laws, (2) avoid agreements that lessen the effectiveness of domestic and international disciplines on unfair trade or safeguards to protect competition, and (3) address and remedy market distortions that lead to dumping and subsidization.

(Sec. 528) Prohibits the use of funds under this Act to: (1) transfer or release to or within the United States Khalid Sheikh Mohammed or any other detainee who is not a U.S. citizen or a member of the U.S. Armed Forces and who is or was held on or after June 24, 2009, at the U.S. Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, by the Department of Defense (DOD); or (2) construct, acquire, or modify any facility in the United States, its territories, or possessions to detain or imprison such a detainee.

(Sec. 530) Directs that funds made available in this Act be used to purchase light bulbs that are "Energy Star" qualified or have the "Federal Energy Management Program" designation.

(Sec. 540) Provides that the amount by which the allocation of new budget authority under the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 exceeds the amount of proposed new budget authority is $0 (increased by $866,000).

(Sec. 541) Prohibits the use of funds made available by this Act under the heading "Pacific Coastal Salmon Recovery" for grant guidelines or requirements to establish minimum riparian buffers.

(Sec. 542) Prohibits the use of funds made available by this Act for:

  • leasing or purchasing new light duty vehicles for any executive fleet or for an agency's fleet inventory, except in accordance with the Presidential Memorandum dated May 24, 2011;
  • entering into contracts with parties convicted in the preceding three years of fraud in connection with a public contract or of other related civil or criminal offenses or with parties having delinquent federal taxes exceeding $3,000 that remain unsatisfied;
  • implementing Executive Order No. 13547, relating to the stewardship of oceans, coasts, and the Great Lakes, including the National Ocean Policy developed under such Executive Order;
  • enforcing fines for refusing to answer questions for the American Community Survey or for giving false answers;
  • contravening functions performed by the Attorney General and delegations of authority by the Attorney General;
  • assessing or collecting the fee for the trawl fishery cost recovery program;
  • contravening the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments to the U.S. Constitution, Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, anti-discrimination provisions of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968, and prohibitions against unlawful police pattern or practices under the Violent Crime and Law Enforcement Act of 1994;
  • NASA's Advanced Food Technology Project;
  • loan guarantees for Innovative Technologies in Manufacturing (under Economic Development Administration, Economic Development Assistance Programs);
  • negotiating a waiver of Buy American Act requirements;
  • examining climate effects on tea quality and socioeconomic responses under award number 1313775-CNH;
  • designing, implementing, administering, or carrying out the U.S. Global Climate Research Program National Climate Assessment, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's Fifth Assessment Report, the United Nation's Agenda 21 sustainable development plan, or the May 2013 Technical Update of the Social Cost of Carbon for Regulatory Impact Analysis Under Executive Order No. 12866;
  • carrying out Operation Choke Point;
  • assisting a state or local government that has in effect any law, policy, or procedure in contravention of federal immigration laws;
  • the Investigative and Public Affairs Unit of the FBI, except for the Ten Most Wanted Fugitives, the Most Wanted Terrorists, and missing children programs;
  • preventing a state from implementing its own laws that authorize the use, distribution, possession, or cultivation of industrial hemp;
  • preventing specified states from implementing their own laws authorizing the use, distribution, possession, or cultivation of medical marijuana;
  • transferring or temporarily assigning employees to the Office of the Pardon Attorney for the purpose of screening clemency applications;
  • contravening industrial hemp research provisions of the Agricultural Act of 2014 by DOD or DEA;
  • compelling a journalist or reporter to testify about information or sources regarded as confidential;
  • relinquishing the responsibility of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration with respect to Internet domain name system functions, including responsibility with respect to the authoritative root zone file and the Internet assigned numbers authority functions;
  • enforcement of the Fair Housing Act by DOJ in a manner that relies upon an allegation of liability for discrimination;
  • contravening provisions of the Immigration and Nationality Act allowing communication between government agencies and the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service; or
  • negotiating or entering into a trade agreement that establishes a limit on greenhouse gas emissions, except with respect to the administration of a tax or tariff.