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                                        Wednesday, October 25, 2000

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                              Daily Digest


HIGHLIGHTS

      Senate passed Continuing Resolution.
      Senate agreed to Foreign Operations Appropriations Conference 
      Report.


                                 Senate


Chamber Action
Routine Proceedings, pages S10951-S11025
Measures Introduced: Eleven bills were introduced, as follows: S. 3232-
3242.
  Page S10999
Measures Reported:
  Special Report entitled ``Further Revised Allocation To Subcommittees 
Of Budget Totals for Fiscal Year 2001''. (S. Rept. No. 106-508) 
                                                            Page S10999
Measures Passed:
  Dairy Market Enhancement Act: Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, 
and Forestry was discharged from further consideration of S. 2773, to 
amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to enhance dairy markets 
through dairy product mandatory reporting, and the bill was then 
passed, after agreeing to the following amendment proposed thereto: 
                                                        Pages S10952-53
  Stevens (for Craig) Amendment No. 4340, in the nature of a 
substitute.
Pages S10952-53
  National Recording Preservation Act: Senate passed H.R. 4846, to 
establish the National Recording Registry in the Library of Congress to 
maintain and preserve sound recordings and collections of sound 
recordings that are culturally, historically, or aesthetically 
significant, after agreeing to the following amendments proposed 
thereto:
  Page S10953
  Stevens (for Daschle) Amendment No. 4341, to make certain technical 
corrections and to encourage accessibility to registry and out of print 
recordings.
Page S10953
  Stevens (for Daschle) Amendment No. 4342, to amend the title. 
                                                            Page S10953
  Colorado Ute Settlement Act Amendments: By 85 yeas to 5 nays (Vote 
No. 282), Senate passed S. 2508, to amend the Colorado Ute Indian Water 
Rights Settlement Act of 1988 to provide for a final settlement of the 
claims of the Colorado Ute Indian Tribes, after taking action on the 
following amendments proposed thereto:
  Pages S10984-86
Adopted:
  Campbell Amendment No. 4303, in the nature of a substitute. 
                                                        Pages S10984-85
Rejected:
  Feingold Amendment No. 4326 (to Amendment No. 4303), to improve 
certain provisions of the bill. (By 56 yeas to 34 nays (Vote No. 281), 
Senate tabled the amendment.
Pages S10984-85
  Continuing Resolution: By 87 yeas to 2 nays (Vote No. 283), Senate 
passed H.J. Res. 115, making further continuing appropriations for the 
fiscal year 2001.
  Page S10986
  James Madison Commemorative Commission Act: Senate passed S. 3137, to 
establish a commission to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the 
birth of James Madison.
  Pages S11009-11
  Interstate Transportation of Dangerous Criminals Act: Senate passed 
S. 1898, to provide protection against the risks to the public that are 
inherent in the interstate transportation of violent prisoners, after 
agreeing to a committee amendment in the nature of a substitute. 
                                                        Pages S11011-12
  U.S. International Broadcasting Employee Special Immigrant Status: 
Senate passed S. 3239, to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to 
provide special immigrant status for certain United States 
international broadcasting employees.
  Pages S11012-13
  Social Security Number Confidentiality Act: Senate passed H.R. 3218, 
to amend title 31, United States Code, to prohibit the appearance of 
Social Security account numbers on or through unopened mailings of 
checks or other drafts issued on public money in the Treasury, clearing 
the measure for the President.
  Page S11013

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  Belarus Parliamentary Election: Committee on Foreign Relations was 
discharged from further consideration of S. Con. Res. 153, expressing 
the sense of Congress with respect to the parliamentary elections held 
in Belarus on October 15, 2000, and the resolution was then agreed to. 
                                                            Page S11013
  James Guelff Body Armor Act: Senate passed S. 783, to limit access to 
body armor by violent felons and to facilitate the donation of Federal 
surplus body armor to State and local law enforcement agencies, after 
agreeing to a committee amendment in the nature of a substitute. 
                                                        Pages S11013-14
  Celebrating James Madison's Birth/Contributions: Senate agreed to H. 
Con. Res. 396, celebrating the birth of James Madison and his 
contributions to the Nation.
  Pages S11014-15
Foreign Operations Appropriations Conference Report: By 65 yeas to 27 
nays (Vote No. 280), Senate agreed to the conference report on H.R. 
4811, making appropriations for foreign operations, export financing, 
and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2001, 
clearing the measure for the President.
  Pages S10972-84
Airport Security Improvement Act: Senate concurred in the amendment of 
the House to S. 2440, to amend title 49, United States Code, to improve 
airport security, clearing the measure for the President. 
                                                        Pages S11007-09
Fisheries Survey Vessel Authorization Act: Senate concurred in the 
amendment of the House to the Senate amendment to H.R. 1651, to amend 
the Fishermen's Protective Act of 1967 to extend the period during 
which reimbursement may be provided to owners of United States fishing 
vessels for costs incurred when such a vessel is seized and detained by 
a foreign country, clearing the measure for the President. 
                                                            Page S11019
Appointment:
  Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission: The Chair, on behalf of the 
Majority Leader, pursuant to Public Law 106-173, announced the 
following appointments to the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission: 
Senator Bunning, and Dr. Gabor S. Boritt, of Pennsylvania. 
                                                            Page S11009
Nominations Received: Senate received the following nominations:
  James A. Dorskind, of California, to be General Counsel of the 
Department of Commerce.
  Lois N. Epstein, of New York, to be a Member of the Chemical Safety 
and Hazard Investigation Board for a term of five years.
  Kenneth Lee Smith, of Arkansas, to be Assistant Secretary for Fish 
and Wildlife, Department of the Interior.
  George Darden, of Georgia, to be a Member of the Board of Directors 
of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation for a term expiring 
December 17, 2003. (Reappointment)
  George Darden, of Georgia, to be a Member of the Board of Directors 
of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation for the remainder of the 
term expiring December 17, 2000.
  Maria Otero, of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the Board 
of Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term 
expiring January 19, 2003.
Page S11025
Messages From the House:
  Pages S10997-99
Petitions:
  Page S10999
Executive Reports of Committees:
  Page S10999
Statements on Introduced Bills:
  Pages S10999-S11005
Additional Cosponsors:
  Pages S11005-06
Amendments Submitted:
  Pages S11006-07
Additional Statements:
  Pages S10996-97
Record Votes: Four record votes were taken today. (Total--283) 
                                                        Pages S10984-86
Recess: Senate convened at 11:01 a.m., and recessed at 8:23 p.m., until 
9:30 a.m., on Thursday, October 26, 2000. (For Senate's program, see 
the remarks of the Acting Majority Leader in today's Record on page 
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Daily Digest/Senate Committee Meetings

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Committee Meetings
(Committees not listed did not meet)
U.S.S. COLE ATTACK
Committee on Armed Services: Committee concluded open and closed 
hearings to examine issues related to the attack on the U.S.S. Cole in 
Yemen, after receiving testimony from Walter B. Slocombe, Under 
Secretary of Defense for Policy; Edward S. Walker, Jr., Assistant 
Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs; Gen. Tommy R. Franks, USA, 
Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Central Command; and an official of the 
Intelligence Community.
GORE/CHERNOMYRDIN DIPLOMACY
Committee on Foreign Relations: Subcommittee on European Affairs and 
the Subcommittee on Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs concluded open 
and closed joint hearings to examine issues related to allegations made 
of Vice President Gore and former

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Russian Prime Minister Victor Chernomyrdin diplomacy regarding alleged 
Russian weapons sales to Iran, after receiving testimony from John P. 
Barker, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Nonproliferation Controls, 
Joseph M. DeThomas, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Regional 
Nonproliferation, Newell L. Highsmith, Attorney Adviser, Office of 
Legal Adviser for Political Military Affairs, and Robert E. Dalton, 
Assistant Legal Adviser for Treaty Affairs, Office of Legal Adviser, 
all of the Department of State.


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Daily Digest/House of Representatives

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                        House of Representatives


Chamber Action
Bills Introduced: 25 public bills, H.R. 5537-5561; and 7 resolutions, 
H. Con. Res. 436-437 and H. Res. 650-654, were introduced. 
                                                        Pages H11193-94
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows.
  H.R. 1552, to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2000 and 
fiscal year 2001 for the Marine Research and related environmental 
research and development program activities of the National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration and the National Science Foundation, amended 
(H. Rept. 106-987, Pt. 2);
  H.R. 3112, to amend the Colorado Ute Indian Water Rights Settlement 
Act to provide for a final settlement of the claims of the Colorado Ute 
Indian Tribes, amended (H. Rept. 106-1001);
  H.R. 1798, to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide 
additional support for and to expand clinical research programs (H. 
Rept. 106-1002);
  H.R. 1689, to prohibit States from imposing restrictions on the 
operation of motor vehicles providing limousine service between a place 
in a State and a place in another State, amended (H. Rept. 106-1003, 
Pt. 1);
  Filed on Oct. 26 (Legislative day of Oct. 25), conference report on 
H.R. 2614, to amend the Small Business Investment Act to make 
improvements to the certified development company program (H. Rept. 
106-1004);
  Filed on Oct. 26 (Legislative day of Oct. 25), conference report on 
H.R. 4942, making appropriations for the government of the District of 
Columbia and other activities chargeable in whole or in part against 
the revenues of said District for the fiscal year ending September 30, 
2001 (H. Rept. 106-1005).
  Filed on Oct. 26 (Legislative day of Oct. 25), H. Res. 651, providing 
for consideration of motions to suspend the rules (H. Rept. 106-1006);
  Filed on Oct. 26 (Legislative day of Oct. 25), H. Res. 652, waiving 
points of order against the conference report to accompany H.R. 2614 to 
amend the Small Business Investment Act to make improvements to the 
certified development company program (H. Rept. 106-1007);
  Filed on Oct. 26 (Legislative day of Oct. 25), H. Res. 653, waiving 
points of order against the conference report to accompany H.R. 4942 
making appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia 
and other activities chargeable in whole or in part against the 
revenues of said District for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2001 
(H. Rept. 106-1008).
Pages H10907, S10909-S11192, H11193
Speaker Pro Tempore: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he 
designated Representative Pease to act as Speaker pro tempore for 
today.
  Page H10811
Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the guest Chaplain, the Rev. 
Dr. Ronald F. Christian of Fairfax, Virginia.
  Page H10811
Journal: Agreed to the Speaker's approval of the Journal of Tuesday, 
Oct. 24 by a yea and nay vote of 332 yeas to 51 nays, Roll No. 544. 
                                                   Pages H10811, H10817
Foreign Operations Appropriations Conference Report: The House agreed 
to the conference report on H.R. 4811, making appropriations for 
foreign operations, export financing, and related programs for the 
fiscal year ending September 30, 2001 by a yea and nay vote of 307 yeas 
to 101 nays, Roll No. 546.
  Pages H10825-41
  Agreed to H. Res. 647, the rule that waived points of order against 
the conference report by voice vote. Earlier, agreed to order the 
previous question by of 210 yeas to 197 nays, Roll No. 545. 
                                                        Pages H10817-25
Suspensions: The House agreed to suspend the rules and pass the 
following measures that were debated on Tuesday, Oct. 24:
  Older Americans Act Amendments: H.R. 782, amended, to amend the Older 
Americans Act of 1965 to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000 
through 2003 (passed by a yea and nay vote of 405 yeas to 2 nays, Roll 
No. 547). Agreed to amend the title;
  Pages H10841-42

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  Violence in the Middle East: H. Con. Res. 426, concerning the 
violence in the Middle East (a yea and nay vote of 365 yeas to 30 nays 
with 11 voting ``present,'' Roll No. 549); and
  Pages H10842-43
  Great Sand Dunes National Preserve in the State of Colorado: S. 2547, 
to provide for the establishment of the Great Sand Dunes National Park 
and the Great Sand Dunes National Preserve in the State of Colorado 
(passed by a yea and nay vote of 366 yeas to 34 nays, Roll No. 550)--
clearing the measure for the President.
  Pages H10843-44
Suspension Failed--Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor: The House 
failed to suspend the rules and pass H.R. 5375, amended, to establish 
the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor in the State of New York 
(failed to pass by a 2/3 yea and nay vote of 223 yeas to 183 nays, Roll 
No. 548). The bill was debated on Tuesday, Oct. 24.
  Page H10842
Rule Providing for Further Continuing Appropriations Resolutions: The 
House agreed to H. Res. 646, providing for consideration of House Joint 
Resolutions 115, 116, 117, 118, 119, and 120, each making further 
continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2001 by a yea and nay vote of 
205 yeas to 191 nays, Roll No. 551.
  Pages H10844-49
Further Continuing Appropriations: The House passed H.J. Res. 115, 
making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2001 by a 
yea and nay vote of 395 yeas to 9 nays, Roll No. 552.
  Pages H10849-56
Estuaries and Clean Waters Act: The House agreed to the conference 
report on S. 835, to encourage the restoration of estuary habitat 
through more efficient project financing and enhanced coordination of 
Federal and non-Federal restoration programs by voice vote. 
                                                        Pages H10857-67
  H. Res. 648, the rule that waived points of order against the 
conference report was agreed to by voice vote.
Pages H10856-57
Federal Courts Improvement: The House passed S. 2915, to make 
improvements in the operation and administration of the Federal courts. 
Earlier, agreed to an amendment that makes technical changes and 
strikes section 103.
  Pages H10867-71
Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grants: The House passed S. 2413, to amend 
the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to clarify the 
procedures and conditions for the award of matching grants for the 
purchase of armor vests--clearing the measure for the President. 
                                                        Pages H10871-72
Presidential Threat Protection: The House disagreed with the Senate 
amendments numbered 1 and 3; agreed to the Senate amendments numbered 2 
and 4; and agreed to the Senate amendment numbered 5 with an amendment 
to H.R. 3048, to amend section 879 of title 18, United States Code, to 
provide clearer coverage over threats against former Presidents and 
members of their families.
  Pages H10872-74
Dairy Market Enhancement: The House passed S. 2773, to amend the 
Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to enhance dairy markets through 
dairy product mandatory reporting clearing the measure for the 
President.
  Pages H10874-75
Recess: The House recessed at 10:35 p.m. and reconvened at 7:03 a.m. on 
Thursday, Oct. 26.
  Pages H10905, H10909
Recess: The House recessed at 7:04 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26 and 
reconvened at 8:32 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26.
Senate Messages: Messages received from the Senate appear on pages 
H10812, H10844, and H10880.
Referrals: S. 2811 was referred to the Committee on Agriculture, S. 
3164 was referred to the Committees on Judiciary and Commerce, S. 3194 
and S.J. Res. 36 were referred to the Committee on Government Reform, 
and S. Con. Res. 155 was referred to the Committee on International 
Relations.
  Page H11192
Quorum Calls Votes: Nine yea and nay votes developed during the 
proceedings of the House today and appear on pages H10817, H10824-25, 
H10840-41, H10841-42, H10842, H10843, H10843-44, H10848-49, and H10855-
56. There were no quorum calls.
Adjournment: The House met at 10:00 a.m. and adjourned at 8:33 a.m. on 
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Committee Meetings
U.S.S. COLE ATTACK
Committee on Armed Services: Held a hearing on the attack on the U.S.S. 
Cole. Testimony was heard from the following officials of the 
Department of Defense: Walter B. Slocombe, Under Secretary (Policy); 
and Gen. Tommy R. Franks, USA, Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Central 
Command; and Edward S. Walker, Jr., Assistant Secretary (Near Eastern 
Affairs), Department of State.
``WASTE, FRAUD AND PROGRAM IMPLEMENTATION AT THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF 
EDUCATION''
Committee on Education and the Workforce: Held a hearing on ``Waste, 
Fraud and Program Implementation at the U.S. Department of Education.'' 
Testimony was heard from Richard Riley, Secretary of Education.

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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2001 CONFERENCE REPORT
Committee on Rules: Granted, by voice vote, a rule waiving all points 
of order against the conference report to accompany H.R. 4942, making 
appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia and other 
activities chargeable in whole or in part against the revenues of said 
District for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2001, and for other 
purposes and against its consideration. The rule provides that 
conference report shall be considered as read.
CERTIFIED DEVELOPMENT COMPANY PROGRAM IMPROVEMENTS ACT OF 2000 
CONFERENCE REPORT
Committee on Rules: Granted, by voice vote, a rule waiving all points 
of order against the conference report to accompany H.R. 2614, to amend 
the Small Business Investment Act to make improvements to the certified 
development company program, and for other purposes and against its 
consideration. The rule provides that conference report shall be 
considered as read.
PROVIDING FOR CONSIDERATION OF MOTIONS TO SUSPEND THE RULES
Committee on Rules: Granted, by voice vote, a rule providing that 
suspensions will be in order at any time on the legislative day of 
Thursday, October 26, 2000.

Joint Meetings
APPROPRIATIONS--FOREIGN OPERATIONS
  Conferees, on Tuesday, October 24, agreed to file a conference report 
on the differences between the Senate and House passed versions of H.R. 
4811, making appropriations for foreign operations, export financing, 
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Daily Digest/NEW PUBLIC LAWS

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                            NEW PUBLIC LAWS

     (For last listing of Public Laws, see Daily Digest, p. D1113)
  H.R. 2302, to designate the building of the United States Postal 
Service located at 307 Main Street in Johnson City, New York, as the 
``James W. McCabe, Sr. Post Office Building''. Signed October 19, 2000. 
(P.L. 106-315)
  H.R. 2496, to reauthorize the Junior Duck Stamp Conservation and 
Design Program Act of 1994. Signed October 19, 2000. (P.L. 106-316)
  H.R. 2641, to make technical corrections to title X of the Energy 
Policy Act of 1992. Signed October 19, 2000. (P.L. 106-317)
  H.R. 2778, to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate 
segments of the Taunton River in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for 
study for potential addition to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers 
System. Signed October 19, 2000. (P.L. 106-318)
  H.R. 2833, to establish the Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area. 
Signed October 19, 2000. (P.L. 106-319)
  H.R. 2938, to designate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 424 South Michigan Street in South Bend, Indiana, as 
the ``John Brademas Post Office''. Signed October 19, 2000. (P.L. 106-
320)
  H.R. 3030, to designate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 757 Warren Road in Ithaca, New York, as the 
``Matthew F. McHugh Post Office''. Signed October 19, 2000. (P.L. 106-
321)
  H.R. 3454, to designate the United States post office located at 451 
College Street in Macon, Georgia, as the ``Henry McNeal Turner Post 
Office''. Signed October 19, 2000. (P.L. 106-322)
  H.R. 3745, to authorize the addition of certain parcels to the Effigy 
Mounds National Monument, Iowa. Signed October 19, 2000. (P.L. 106-323)
  H.R. 3817, to dedicate the Big South Trail in the Comanche Peak 
Wilderness Area of Roosevelt National Forest in Colorado to the legacy 
of Jaryd Atadero. Signed October 19, 2000. (P.L. 106-324)
  H.R. 3909, to designate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 4601 South Cottage Grove Avenue in Chicago, 
Illinois, as the ``Henry W. McGee Post Office Building''. Signed 
October 19, 2000. (P.L. 106-325)
  H.R. 3985, to redesignate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 14900 Southwest 30th Street in Miramar, Florida, as 
the ``Vicki Coceano Post Office Building''. Signed October 19, 2000. 
(P.L. 106-326)
  H.R. 4157, to designate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 600 Lincoln Avenue in Pasadena, California, as the 
``Matthew `Mack' Robinson Post Office Building''. Signed October 19, 
2000. (P.L. 106-327)
  H.R. 4169, to designate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 2000 Vassar Street in Reno, Nevada, as the ``Barbara 
F. Vucanovich Post Office Building''. Signed October 19, 2000. (P.L. 
106-328)
  H.R. 4226, to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to sell or 
exchange all or part of certain administrative sites and other land in 
the Black Hills National Forest and to use funds derived from the sale 
or exchange to acquire replacement sites and to acquire or construct 
administrative improvements in

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connection with the Black Hills National Forest. Signed October 19, 
2000. (P.L. 106-329)
  H.R. 4285, to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to convey 
certain administrative sites for National Forest System lands in the 
State of Texas, to convey certain National Forest System land to the 
New Waverly Gulf Coast Trades Center. Signed October 19, 2000. (P.L. 
106-330)
  H.R. 4286, to provide for the establishment of the Cahaba River 
National Wildlife Refuge in Bibb County, Alabama. Signed October 19, 
2000. (P.L. 106-331)
  H.R. 4435, to clarify certain boundaries on the map relating to Unit 
NC-01 of the Coastal Barrier Resources System. Signed October 19, 2000. 
(P.L. 106-332)
  H.R. 4447, to designate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 919 West 34th Street in Baltimore, Maryland, as the 
``Samuel H. Lacy, Sr. Post Office Building''. Signed October 19, 2000. 
(P.L. 106-333)
  H.R. 4448, to designate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 3500 Dolfield Avenue in Baltimore, Maryland, as the 
``Judge Robert Bernard Watts, Sr. Post Office Building''. Signed 
October 19, 2000. (P.L. 106-334)
  H.R. 4449, to designate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 1908 North Ellamont Street in Baltimore, Maryland, 
as the ``Dr. Flossie McClain Dedmond Post Office Building''. Signed 
October 19, 2000. (P.L. 106-335)
  H.R. 4484, to designate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 500 North Washington Street in Rockville, Maryland, 
as the ``Everett Alvarez, Jr. Post Office Building''. Signed October 
19, 2000. (P.L. 106-336)
  H.R. 4517, to designate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 24 Tsienneto Road in Derry, New Hampshire, as the 
``Alan B. Shepard, Jr. Post Office Building''. Signed October 19, 2000. 
(P.L. 106-337)
  H.R. 4534, to redesignate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 114 Ridge Street, N.W. in Lenoir, North Carolina, as 
the ``James T. Broyhill Post Office Building''. Signed October 19, 
2000. (P.L. 106-338)
  H.R. 4554, to redesignate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 1602 Frankford Avenue in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 
as the ``Joseph F. Smith Post Office Building''. Signed October 19, 
2000. (P.L. 106-339)
  H.R. 4615, to redesignate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 3030 Meredith Avenue in Omaha, Nebraska, as the 
``Reverend J.C. Wade Post Office''. Signed October 19, 2000. (P.L. 106-
340)
  H.R. 4658, to designate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 301 Green Street in Fayetteville, North Carolina, as 
the ``J.L. Dawkins Post Office Building''. Signed October 19, 2000. 
(P.L. 106-341)
  S. 1236, to extend the deadline under the Federal Power Act for 
commencement of the construction of the Arrowrock Dam Hydroelectric 
Project in the State of Idaho. Signed October 19, 2000. (P.L. 106-343)
  H.J. Res. 114, making further continuing appropriations for the 
fiscal year 2001. Signed October 20, 2000. (P.L. 106-344)
  S. 2311, to revise and extend the Ryan White CARE Act programs under 
title XXVI of the Public Health Service Act, to improve access to 
health care and the quality of health care under such programs, and to 
provide for the development of increased capacity to provide health 
care and related support services to individuals and families with HIV 
disease. Signed October 20, 2000. (P.L. 106-345)
  H.R. 4475, making appropriations for the Department of Transportation 
and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2001. 
Signed October 23, 2000. (P.L. 106-346)
  H.R. 4975, to designate the post office and courthouse located at 2 
Federal Square, Newark, New Jersey, as the ``Frank R. Lautenberg Post 
office and Courthouse''. Signed October 23, 2000. (P.L. 106-347)


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                    COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR THURSDAY,

                            OCTOBER 26, 2000

                                 Senate

  No meetings/hearings scheduled.


                                 House

  No Committee meetings are scheduled.


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                       Next Meeting of the SENATE
                    9:30 a.m., Thursday, October 26
                            __________
                            
                             Senate Chamber
Program for Thursday: Senate may consider S. 1536, Older Americans Act 
Authorization.
  At 11 a.m., Senate will begin a period of morning business (not to 
extend beyond 12 noon). Also, Senate may consider District of Columbia 
Appropriations Conference Report and the Labor/HHS/Education 
Appropriations Conference Report, if available, and any other cleared 
legislative and executive business.

              Next Meeting of the HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

                     10 a.m., Thursday, October 26
                            __________
                            
                             House Chamber
Program for Thursday: Consideration of conference report on H.R. 4942, 
District of Columbia Appropriations (rule waiving points of order);
  Consideration of conference report on H.R. 2614, Small Business 
Certified Development Company Program Improvements (rule waiving points 
of order); and
  Consideration of H.J. Res. 116, Making Further Continuing 
Appropriations (closed rule, one hour of debate) and
  Consideration of Suspensions Subject to a Rule;
  (1) S. 2943--International Malaria Control Act of 2000.
  (2) H.R. 5314--To require the immediate termination of the Department 
of Defense practice of euthanizing military working dogs at the end of 
their useful working life and to facilitate the adoption of retired 
military working dogs by law enforcement agencies, former handlers of 
these dogs, and other persons capable of caring for these dogs.
  (3) H.R. 2498--Cardiac Arrest Survival Act of 2000.
  (4) H. Res. 650--Electricity Resolution.
  (5) H.R. 1550--Fire Administration Authorization Act of 2000.
  (6) S. 2712--Reports Consolidation Act of 2000.
  (7) H.R. 5309--To designate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 2305 Minton Road in West Melbourne, Florida, as the 
``Ronald W. Reagan Post Office Building''.
  (8) S. 3194--To designate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 431 North George Street in Millersville, 
Pennsylvania, as the ``Robert S. Walker Post Office''.
  (9) H.R. 4399--To designate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 440 South Orange Blossom Trail in Orlando, Florida, 
as the ``Arthur `Pappy' Kennedy Post Office Building''.
  (10) H.R. 4400--To designate the facility of the United States Postal 
Service located at 1601-1 Main Street in Jacksonville, Florida, as the 
``Eddie Mae Steward Post Office Building''.
  (11) H.R. 5528--To authorize the construction of a Wakpa Sica 
Reconciliation Place in Fort Pierre, South Dakota, and for other 
purposes.
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            Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue

                 HOUSE
       
     Andrews, Robert E., N.J., E1935
     Baca, Joe, Calif., E1931
     Baldacci, John Elias, Maine, E1920
     Barcia, James A., Mich., E1923
     Barrett, Thomas M., Wisc., E1917
     Becerra, Xavier, Calif., E1932
     Bilbray, Brian P., Calif., E1930
     Burton, Dan, Ind., E1937
     Capuano, Michael E., Mass., E1919
     Cardin, Benjamin L., Md., E1918
     Chambliss, Saxby, Ga., E1934
     Christensen, Donna MC, The Virgin Islands, E1931
     Combest, Larry, Tex., E1917
     Costello, Jerry F., Ill., E1930
     Davis, Danny K., Ill., E1931, E1933
     Davis, Jim, Fla., E1932
     Dixon, Julian C., Calif., E1916
     Ewing, Thomas W., Ill., E1931, E1939
     Foley, Mark, Fla., E1915
     Gejdenson, Sam, Conn., E1923
     Green, Gene, Tex., E1934
     Hastert, J. Dennis, Ill., E1930
     Hutchinson, Asa, Ark., E1921, E1934
     Johnson, Nancy L., Conn., E1916
     Kanjorski, Paul E., Pa., E1933
     Kilpatrick, Carolyn C., Mich., E1922
     King, Peter T., N.Y., E1934
     Kingston, Jack, Ga., E1933
     Knollenberg, Joe, Mich., E1921, E1933
     Kucinich, Dennis J., Ohio, E1919
     Lampson, Nick, Tex., E1916
     Lantos, Tom, Calif., E1930
     Leach, James A., Iowa, E1924
     Lee, Barbara, Calif., E1918
     Levin, Sander M., Mich., E1918
     McCarthy, Karen, Mo., E1915
     Matsui, Robert T., Calif., E1920
     Miller, George, Calif., E1922
     Ney, Robert W., Ohio, E1939
     Nussle, Jim, Iowa, E1930
     Pastor, Ed, Ariz., E1932
     Paul, Ron, Tex., E1919
     Pelosi, Nancy, Calif., E1920
     Phelps, David D., Ill., E1932
     Pickett, Owen B., Va., E1917
     Portman, Rob, Ohio, E1923
     Rahall, Nick J., II, West Va., E1932
     Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana, Fla., E1931
     Schaffer, Bob, Colo., E1921
     Simpson, Michael K., Idaho, E1935
     Souder, Mark E., Ind., E1941
     Tauzin, W.J. (Billy), La., E1932
     Towns, Edolphus, N.Y., E1915
     Watts, J.C., Jr., Okla., E1921
     Weldon, Curt, Pa., E1930
     Weygand, Robert A., R.I., E1915 


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