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                                         Thursday, October 26, 2000

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                              Daily Digest


HIGHLIGHTS

      Senate passed Continuing Resolution.
      Senate passed Older Americans Act Authorization.
      The House passed H.J. Res. 116, Making Further Continuing 
      Appropriations.
      The House agreed to H.R. 4942, District of Columbia 
      Appropriations Conference Report.
      The House agreed to H.R. 2614, Small Business Development 
      Conference Report.


                                 Senate


Chamber Action
Routine Proceedings, pages S11027-S11192
Measures Introduced: Nine bills and one resolution were introduced, as 
follows: S. 3243-3251, and S. Con. Res. 156.
  Page S11131
Measures Reported:
  S. 876, to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require that the 
broadcast of violent video programming be limited to hours when 
children are not reasonably likely to comprise a substantial portion of 
the audience, with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. (S. 
Rept. No. 106-509)
Page S11131
Measures Passed:
  Cardiac Arrest Survival Act: Senate passed H.R. 2498, to amend the 
Public Health Service Act to provide for recommendations of the 
Secretary of Health and Human Services regarding the placement of 
automatic external defibrillators in Federal buildings in order to 
improve survival rates of individuals who experience cardiac arrest in 
such buildings, and to establish protections from civil liability 
arising from the emergency use of the devices, after agreeing to the 
following amendment proposed thereto:
  Page S11041
  Jeffords (for Frist) Amendment No. 4344, in the nature of a 
substitute.
Page S11041
  Needlestick Safety and Prevention Act: Senate passed H.R. 5178, to 
require changes in the bloodborne pathogens standard in effect under 
the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, clearing the measure 
for the President.
  Pages S11041-43
  Older Americans Act Authorization: By a unanimous vote of 94 yeas 
(Vote No. 285), Senate passed H.R. 782, to amend the Older Americans 
Act of 1965 to extend authorizations of appropriations for programs 
under the Act, to modernize programs and services for older 
individuals, after taking action on the following amendment proposed 
thereto:
  Pages S11035-41, S11055-64, S11088-97
Rejected:
  By 25 yeas to 69 nays (Vote No. 284), Gregg Amendment No. 4343, to 
amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to extend authorizations of 
appropriations for programs under the Act, and to modernize programs 
and services for older individuals. 
                                  Pages S11035-41, S11055-64, S11088-95
  Continuing Resolution:  By 94 yeas to 1 nay (Vote No. 287), Senate 
passed H.J. Res. 116, making further continuing appropriations for the 
fiscal year 2001, clearing the measure for the President.
  Page S11098
  Los Angeles Unified School District Authority Extension: Senate 
passed H.R. 5083, to extend the authority of the Los Angeles Unified 
School District to use certain park lands in the city of South Gate, 
California, which were acquired with amounts provided from the land and 
water conservation fund, for elementary school purposes, clearing the 
measure for the President.
  Page S11180
  Black Patriots Foundation Legislative Authority Extension: Senate 
passed H.R. 4957, to amend the

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Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 to extend the 
legislative authority for the Black Patriots Foundation to establish a 
commemorative work, clearing the measure for the President. 
                                                            Page S11180
  Frederick Douglass Memorial: Senate passed H.R. 5331, to authorize 
the Frederick Douglass Gardens, Inc., to establish a memorial and 
gardens on Department of the Interior lands in the District of Columbia 
or its environs in honor and commemoration of Frederick Douglass, 
clearing the measure for the President.
  Page S11180
  U.S. Park Police Medical Expenses: Senate passed H.R. 4404, to permit 
the payment of medical expenses incurred by the United States Park 
Police in the performance of duty to be made directly by the National 
Park Service, to allow for waiver and indemnification in mutual law 
enforcement agreements between the National Park Service and a State or 
political subdivision when required by State law, clearing the measure 
for the President.
  Page S11181
  Grants To Find Missing Adults (Kristen's Act): Senate passed H.R. 
2780, to authorize the Attorney General to provide grants for 
organizations to find missing adults, clearing the measure for the 
President.
  Page S11181
  Freedmen's Bureau Records Preservation Act: Senate passed H.R. 5157, 
to amend title 44, United States Code, to ensure preservation of the 
records of the Freedmen's Bureau, clearing the measure for the 
President.
  Page S11184
  Paul Coverdell National Forensic Sciences Improvement Act: Committee 
on the Judiciary was discharged from further consideration of S. 3045, 
to improve the quality, timeliness, and credibility of forensic science 
services for criminal justice purposes, and the bill was then passed, 
after agreeing to the following amendment proposed thereto: 
                                                        Pages S11184-87
  Brownback (for Sessions) Amendment No. 4345, in the nature of a 
substitute.
Pages S11185-87
  Birmingham Pledge Fostering of Racial Harmony and Reconciliation: 
Committee on the Judiciary was discharged from further consideration of 
H.J. Res. 102, recognizing that the Birmingham Pledge has made a 
significant contribution in fostering racial harmony and reconciliation 
in the United States and around the world, and the resolution was then 
passed, after agreeing to the following amendments proposed thereto: 
                                                        Pages S11187-88
  Brownback (for Sessions) Amendment No. 4346, in the nature of a 
substitute.
Pages S11187-88
  Brownback (for Sessions) Amendment No. 4347, to amend the preamble. 
                                                        Pages S11187-88
  Enrollment Correction: Senate agreed to S. Con. Res. 156, to make a 
correction in the enrollment of the bill S. 1474, a bill providing 
conveyance of the Palmetto Bend project to the State of Texas. 
                                                            Page S11188
  Public Health Service Act Amendment: Committee on Health, Education, 
Labor, and Pensions was discharged from further consideration of S. 
1880, to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve the health of 
minority individuals, and the bill was then passed, after agreeing to 
the following amendment proposed thereto:
  Pages S11188-90
  Brownback (for Frist) Amendment No. 4349, in the nature of a 
substitute.
Pages S11188-90
  American Museum of Science and Energy: Senate passed H.R. 4940, to 
designate the museum operated by the Secretary of Energy in Oak Ridge, 
Tennessee, as the ``American Museum of Science and Energy'', after 
agreeing to the following amendment proposed thereto:
  Pages S11190-91
  Brownback (for Murkowski) Amendment No. 4348, in the nature of a 
substitute.
Pages S11190-91
  National Energy Security Act: Senate withdrew a motion to proceed to 
consideration of S. 2557, to protect the energy security of the United 
States and decrease America's dependency on foreign oil sources to 50 
percent by the Year 2010 by enhancing the use of renewable energy 
resources, conserving energy resources, improving energy efficiencies, 
and increasing domestic energy supplies, mitigating the effect of 
increases in energy prices on the American consumer, including the poor 
and the elderly.
  Page S11104
  Subsequently, Senate began consideration of a motion to proceed to 
consideration of the bill.
Page S11104
Small Business Tax Act Conference Report: Senate began consideration of 
the conference report on H.R. 2614, to amend the Small Business 
Investment Act to make improvements to the certified development 
company program.
  Pages S11098-S11100, S11104
  During consideration of this measure today, Senate also took the 
following action:
  By 55 yeas to 40 nays (Vote No. 286), Senate agreed to a motion to 
proceed to consideration of the conference report.
Pages S11097-98
Miscellaneous Trade and Technical Corrections Act:  Senate concurred in 
the amendment of the House to the Senate amendment to H.R. 4868, to 
amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to modify 
temporarily certain rates of duty, to make other technical amendments 
to the trade laws, clearing the measure for the President. 
                                                        Pages S11155-80

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Military and Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act: Senate concurred in the 
amendments of the House to S. 768, to establish court-martial jurisdiction 
over civilians serving with the Armed Forces during contingency operations, 
and to establish Federal jurisdiction over crimes committed outside the 
United States by former members of the Armed Forces and civilians 
accompanying the Armed Forces outside the United States, clearing the 
measure for the President.
  Pages S11181-84
Messages From the President: Senate received the following message from the 
President of the United States:
  Transmitting, pursuant to law, a report on the national emergency with 
respect to significant narcotics traffickers centered in Colombia; to the 
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. (PM-136)
Pages S11128-29
Nominations Confirmed: Senate confirmed the following nominations:
  Alan Craig Kessler, of Pennsylvania, to be a Governor of the United States 
Postal Service for a term expiring December 8, 2008.
  Amy L. Comstock, of Maryland, to be Director of the Office of Government 
Ethics for a term of five years.
  Carol Waller Pope, of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the 
Federal Labor Relations Authority for a term expiring July 1, 2004.
  Mark L. Schneider, of California, to be Director of the Peace Corps.
  Norman J. Pattiz, of California, to be a Member of the Broadcasting Board 
of Governors for a term expiring August 13, 2001.
  John Ramsey Johnson, of the District of Columbia, to be an Associate Judge 
of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia for the term of fifteen 
years.
  Marc B. Nathanson, of California, to be a Member of the Broadcasting Board 
of Governors for a term expiring August 13, 2001. (Reappointment)
  Marc B. Nathanson, of California, to be Chairman of the Broadcasting Board 
of Governors. (New Position)
  Don Harrell, of New York, to be a Member of the Federal Retirement Thrift 
Investment Board for a term expiring September 25, 2002.
  Gerald Fisher, of the District of Columbia, to be an Associate Judge of 
the Superior Court of the District of Columbia for the term of fifteen 
years.
  George A. Omas, of Mississippi, to be a Commissioner of the Postal Rate 
Commission for a term expiring October 14, 2006. (Reappointment)
  Edward E. Kaufman, of Delaware, to be a Member of the Broadcasting Board 
of Governors for a term expiring August 13, 2003. (Reappointment)
  Alberto J. Mora, of Florida, to be a Member of the Broadcasting Board of 
Governors for a term expiring August 13, 2003. (Reappointment)
  Thomas A. Fink, of Alaska, to be a Member of the Federal Retirement Thrift 
Investment Board for a term expiring October 11, 2003. (Reappointment)
  Tom C. Korologos, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Broadcasting Board of 
Governors for a term expiring August 13, 2001. (Reappointment)
  Robert M. Ledbetter, Jr. of Mississippi, to be a Member of the 
Broadcasting Board of Governors for a term expiring August 13, 2003. 
                                                        Pages S11085, S11191
Nominations Received: Senate received the following nominations:
  Isaac C. Hunt, Jr., of Ohio, to be a Member of the Securities and Exchange 
Commission for the term expiring June 5, 2005. (Reappointment)
  Gerald S. Segal, of Pennsylvania, to be a Member of the National Council 
on Disability for a term expiring September 17, 2003.
  S. Elizabeth Gibson, of North Carolina, to be United States Circuit Judge 
for the Fourth Circuit.
  1 Army nomination in the rank of general.
  Routine list in the Army.
Pages S11083-85
Nominations Withdrawn: Senate received notification of the withdrawal of the 
following nominations:
  Marc Lincoln Marks, of Pennsylvania, to be a Member of the Federal Mine 
Safety and Health Review Commission for a term of six years expiring August 
30, 2006. (Reappointment), which was sent to the Senate on June 8, 2000. 
                                                                 Page S11085
Messages From the President:
  Pages S11128-29
Messages From the House:
  Pages S11129-30
Communications:
  Pages S11130-31
Statements on Introduced Bills:
  Pages S11131-37
Additional Cosponsors:
  Page S11137
Amendments Submitted:
  Page S11137
Additional Statements:
  Pages S11124-27
Enrolled Bills Presented:
  Page S11130
Privileges of the Floor:
  Page S11155
Record Votes: Four record votes were taken today. (Total--287) 
                                                             Pages S11095-98
Recess: Senate convened at 9:32 a.m., and recessed at 9:53 p.m., until 9:30 
a.m., on Friday, October 27, 2000. (For Senate's program, see the remarks of 
the Acting Majority Leader in today's Record on page S11083.)


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Committee Meetings
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Daily Digest/House of Representatives

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                        House of Representatives


Chamber Action
Bills Introduced: 24 public bills, H.R. 5562-5585; and 2 resolutions, 
H. Res. 655-656, were introduced.
  Pages H11206-07
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows.
  Supplemental Report on Contempt of Congress Report on the Refusals to 
Comply with Subpoenas Issued by the Committee on Resources (H. Rept. 
106-801, Part 2);
  Non-binding Legal Effect of Agency Guidance Documents (H. Rept. 106-
1009);
  H.R. 3033, to direct the Secretary of the Interior to make certain 
adjustments to the boundaries of Biscayne National Park in the State of 
Florida, amended (H. Rept. 106-1010);
  H.R. 1142, to ensure that landowners receive treatment equal to that 
provided to the Federal Government when property must be used (H. Rept. 
106-1011);
  H.R. 4340, to simplify Federal oil and gas revenue distributions (H. 
Rept. 106-1012); and
  H.R. 3160, to reauthorize and amend the Endangered Species Act of 
1973 (H. Rept. 106-1013).
Pages H11205-06
Speaker Pro Tempore: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he 
designated Representative Pease to act as Speaker pro tempore for 
today.
  Page H11197
Journal: Agreed to the Speaker's approval of the Journal of Wednesday, 
Oct. 25 by a yea and nay vote of 300 yeas to 67 nays with 1 voting 
``present''.
  Pages H11197-98, H11203-04
Further Continuing Appropriations Resolutions: The House passed H.J. 
Res. 116, making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 
2001 by a recorded vote of 392 ayes to 10 noes, Roll No. 561. 
                                                        Pages H11264-65
  H. Res. 646, the rule that provided for consideration of the joint 
resolution was agreed to on Oct. 25, 2000.
Small Business Development Conference Report: The House agreed to the 
conference report on H.R. 2614, to amend the Small Business Investment 
Act to make improvements to the certified development company program 
by a yea and nay vote of 237 yeas to 174 nays with 1 voting 
``present'', Roll No. 560.
  Pages H11243-64
  H. Res. 652, the rule that waived points of order against the 
conference report was agreed to by a recorded vote of 207 ayes to 200 
noes, Roll No. 556. Agreed to order the previous question by a yea and 
nay vote of 209 yeas to 195 nays, Roll No. 555.
Pages H11209-30
District of Columbia Appropriations Conference Report: The House agreed 
to the 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 by a yea and nay vote of 206 yeas 
to 198 nays, Roll No. 562.
  Pages H11265-97
  H. Res. 653, the rule that waived points of order against the 
conference report was agreed to by a recorded vote of 212 ayes to 192 
noes, Roll No. 558 Agreed to order the previous question by a yea and 
nay vote of 214 yeas to 194 nays, Roll No. 557.
Pages H11230-41
Presidential Message--Significant Drug Traffickers Centered in 
Colombia: Read a message from the President wherein he transmitted his 
periodic report on the national emergency with respect to significant 
narcotics traffickers centered in Colombia--referred to the Committee 
on International Relations and ordered printed (H. Doc. 106-305). 
                                                            Page H11297
Consideration of Suspensions: The House agreed to H. Res. 651, 
providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules by a yea 
and nay vote of 221 yeas to 190 nays, Roll No. 559.
  Pages H11241-43
Suspensions: The House agreed to suspend the rules and pass the 
following measures:
  Immediate Termination of DOD Military Working Dog Euthanasia Process: 
Agreed to the Senate amendment to 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--clearing the measure for the 
President; and
  Pages H11302-03
  Wakpa Sica Reconciliation Place: H.R. 5528, amended, to authorize the 
construction of a Wakpa Sica Reconciliation Place in Fort Pierre, South 
Dakota. Agreed to amend the title.
  Pages H11327-49
Suspensions Proceedings Postponed: The House completed debate on the 
following motions to suspend the rules. Further proceedings were 
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  International Malaria Control: S. 2943, amended, to authorize 
additional assistance for international malaria control, and to provide 
for coordination and consultation in providing assistance under the 
Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 with respect to malaria, HIV, and 
tuberculosis;
  Pages H11297-H11302
  Cardiac Arrest Survival: Agree to the Senate amendment to H.R. 2498, 
to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for recommendations 
of the Secretary of Health and Human Services regarding the placement 
of automatic external defibrillators in Federal buildings in order to 
improve survival rates of individuals who experience cardiac arrest in 
such buildings, and to establish protections from civil liability 
arising from the emergency use of the devices;
  Pages H11303-17
  Release of Findings by FERC Concerning the Electricity Crisis in 
California: H. Res. 650, expressing the sense of the House with respect 
to the release of findings and recommendations by the Federal Energy 
Regulatory Commission regarding the electricity crisis in California; 
                                                        Pages H11317-21
  Fire Administration Authorization: H. Res. 655, providing for the 
consideration of the bill H.R. 1550, to authorize appropriations for 
the United States Fire Administration for fiscal years 2000 and 2001 
and the Senate amendment thereto;
  Pages H11321-27
  Reports Consolidation Act: S. 2712, to amend chapter 35 of title 31, 
United States Code, to authorize the consolidation of certain financial 
and performance management reports required of Federal agencies; 
                                                        Pages H11349-51
  Ronald W. Reagan Post Office Building, West Melbourne, Florida: 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'';
  Pages H11351-52
  Robert S. Walker Post Office Millersville, Pennsylvania: 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'';
  Pages H11352-54
  Arthur ``Pappy'' Kennedy Post Office, Orlando, Florida: H.R. 4399, 
amended, 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''; and
  Page H11354
  Eddie Mae Steward Post Office, Jacksonville, Florida: H.R. 4400, 
amended, 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''.
  Pages H11354-55
Call of the Private Calendar: Agreed that it be in order on Friday, 
October 27 to consider the call of the Private Calendar.
  Page H11321
Motion to Adjourn: Rejected the McNulty motion to adjourn by a yea and 
nay vote of 8 yeas to 349 nays, Roll No. 553.
  Page H11198
Senate Messages: Messages received from the Senate appear on pages 
H11198-99, H11230, and H11297.
Referrals: S. 1898 and S. 3239 were referred to the Committee on the 
Judiciary, S. 783 was referred to the Committees on Judiciary and 
Government Reform, S. 3137 was referred to the Committee on Government 
Reform, and S. Con. Res. 153 was referred to the Committee on 
International Relations.
  Page H11204
Quorum Calls--Votes: Seven yea and nay votes and three recorded votes 
developed during the proceedings of the House today and appear on pages 
H11298, H11203-04, H11229, H11229-30, H11240-41, H11241, H11242-43, 
H11263-64, H11265, and H11296-97. There were no quorum calls.
Adjournment: The House met at 10:00 a.m. and adjourned at 10:33 p.m.


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Committee Meetings
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Joint Meetings
DC/COMMERCE/JUSTICE/STATE/JUDICIARY APPROPRIATIONS ACT
Conferees agreed to file a conference report on the differences between 
the Senate and House passed versions of 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 contains 
fiscal year 2001 Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, the 
Judiciary, and Related Agencies Appropriations.
CERTIFIED DEVELOPMENT COMPANY PROGRAM IMPROVEMENTS ACT
Conferees agreed to file a conference report on the differences between 
the Senate and House passed versions of H.R. 2614, to amend the Small 
Business Investment Act to make improvements to the certified 
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                            NEW PUBLIC LAWS

     (For last listing of Public Laws, see Daily Digest, p. D1127)
  H.R. 1509, to authorize the Disabled Veterans' LIFE Memorial 
Foundation to establish a memorial in the District of Columbia or its 
environs to honor veterans who became disabled while serving in the 
Armed Forces of the United States. Signed October 24, 2000. (P.L. 106-
348)
  H.R. 3201, to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to study the 
suitability and feasibility of designating the Carter G. Woodson Home 
in the District of Columbia as a National Historic Site. Signed October 
24, 2000. (P.L. 106-349)
  H.R. 3632, to revise the boundaries of the Golden Gate National 
Recreation Area. Signed October 24, 2000. (P.L. 106-350)
  H.R. 3676, to establish the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains 
National Monument in the State of California. Signed October 24, 2000. 
(P.L. 106-351)
  H.R. 4063, to establish the Rosie the Riveter-World War II Home Front 
National Historical Park in the State of California. Signed October 24, 
2000. (P.L. 106-352)
  H.R. 4275, to establish the Colorado Canyons National Conservation 
Area and the Black Ridge Canyons Wilderness. Signed October 24, 2000. 
(P.L. 106-353)
  H.R. 4386, to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide 
medical assistance for certain women screened and found to have breast 
or cervical cancer under a federally funded screening program, to amend 
the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic 
Act with respect to surveillance and information concerning the 
relationship between cervical cancer and the human papillomavirus 
(HPV). Signed October 24, 2000. (P.L. 106-354)
  H.R. 4613, to amend the National Historic Preservation Act for 
purposes of establishing a national historic lighthouse preservation 
program. Signed October 24, 2000. (P.L. 106-355)
  H.R. 5036, to amend the Dayton Aviation Heritage Preservation Act of 
1992 to clarify the areas included in the Dayton Aviation Heritage 
National Historical Park and to authorize appropriations for that park. 
Signed October 24, 2000. (P.L. 106-356)
  S. 1849, to designate segments and tributaries of White Clay Creek, 
Delaware and Pennsylvania, as a component of the National Wild and 
Scenic Rivers System. Signed October 24, 2000. (P.L. 106-357)
  H.J. Res. 115, making further continuing appropriations for the 
fiscal year 2001. Signed October 26, 2000. (P.L. 106-358)


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Daily Digest/COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR 2000-10-27

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                     COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR FRIDAY,

                            OCTOBER 27, 2000

                                 Senate

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                       Next Meeting of the SENATE
                     9:30 a.m., Friday, October 27

                               
                             Senate Chamber
Program for Friday: Senate will resume consideration of the conference 
report on H.R. 2614, Small Business Tax Act, and may consider District 
of Columbia Appropriations Conference Report, and any other cleared 
legislative and executive business.
    

              Next Meeting of the HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                       9 a.m., Friday, October 27

                               
                             House Chamber
Program for Friday: Consideration of H.J. Res. 117, Making Further 
Continuing Appropriations (closed rule, one hour of debate) and
  Consideration of Contempt of Congress Report on the Refusals to 
Comply with Subpoenas Issued by the Committee on Resources (H. Rept. 
106-801).


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