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HIGHLIGHTS

      Senate and House agreed to H.J. Res. 133, Continuing Resolution.
      Senate and House agreed to the Conference Report on H.R. 4577, 
      Consolidated Appropriations.
      Second Session of the 106th Congress Adjourned Sine Die.


                                 Senate


Chamber Action
Routine Proceedings, pages S11807-S11943
Measures Introduced: Eight bills and seven resolutions were introduced, 
as follows: S. 3280-3287, S. Res. 388-393, and S. Con. Res. 162. 
                                             Pages S11917-18, S11930-31
Measures Reported:
  Report to accompany S. 2508, A bill 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, and for other 
purposes. (S. Rept. No. 106-513).
Page S11917
Measures Passed:
  Lincoln Highway Study Act: Senate passed H.R. 2570, to require the 
Secretary of the Interior to undertake a study regarding methods to 
commemorate the national significance of the United States roadways 
that comprise the Lincoln Highway, clearing the measure for the 
President.
  Page S11822
  Dillonwood Giant Sequoia Park Expansion Act: Senate passed H.R. 4020, 
to authorize the addition of land to Sequoia National Park, after 
agreeing to the following amendment proposed thereto:
  Page S11822
  Domenici (for Murkowski) Amendment No. 4365, in the nature of a 
substitute.
Page S11822
  Adjournment Resolution: Senate agreed to H. Con. Res. 446, providing 
for the sine die adjournment of the second session of the One Hundred 
Sixth Congress.
  Page S11829
  Continuing Resolution: Senate passed H.J. Res. 133, making further 
continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2001.
  Page S11829
  National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering: Senate 
passed H.R. 1795, to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish 
the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, 
clearing the measure for the President.
  Pages S11850-52
  Thanking President Pro Tempore: Senate agreed to S. Res. 388, 
tendering the thanks of the Senate to the President pro tempore for the 
courteous, dignified, and impartial manner in which he has presided 
over the deliberations of the Senate.
  Pages S11852, S11931
  Thanking Vice President: Senate agreed to S. Res. 389, tendering the 
thanks of the Senate to the Vice President for the courteous, 
dignified, and impartial manner in which he has presided over the 
deliberations of the Senate.
  Pages S11852, S11931
  Commending Democratic Leader: Senate agreed to S. Res. 390, to 
commend the exemplary leadership of the Democratic Leader. 
                                                Pages S11852-53, S11931
  Commending Majority Leader: Senate agreed to S. Res. 391, to commend 
the exemplary leadership of the Majority Leader.
  Pages S11853, S11931
  Thanking Senate Staff: Senate agreed to S. Res. 392, tendering the 
thanks of the Senate to the Senate staff for the courteous, dignified, 
and impartial manner in which they have assisted the deliberations of 
the Senate.
  Pages S11853-54, S11931
  Enrollment Correction: Senate agreed to S. Con. Res. 162, to direct 
the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the 
enrollment of H.R. 4577.
  Pages S11885-86, S11930-31
  Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor Act: Committee on the Judiciary 
was discharged from further consideration of H.R. 46, to provide a 
national

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medal for public safety officers who act with extraordinary valor above 
and beyond the call of duty, to enhance computer crime enforcement and 
Internet security, and the bill was then passed, after agreeing to the 
following amendment proposed thereto:
  Pages S11886-90
  Stevens (for Hatch) Amendment No. 4366, in the nature of a 
substitute.
Page S11890
  Technical Corrections: Committee on the Judiciary was discharged from 
further consideration of S. 3276, to make technical corrections to the 
College Scholarship Fraud Prevention Act of 2000 and certain amendments 
made by that Act, and the bill was then passed.
  Pages S11890-91
  Multiple Sclerosis Awareness: Senate agreed to H. Con. Res. 271, 
expressing the support of Congress for activities to increase public 
awareness of multiple sclerosis.
  Page S11936
  Hawaiian National Park Language Correction Act: Senate passed S. 939, 
to correct spelling errors in the statutory designations of Hawaiian 
National Parks, after agreeing to committee amendments, and the 
following amendment proposed thereto:
  Pages S11936-37
  Stevens (for Murkowski) Amendment No. 4367, to add provisions 
authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a theme study on 
the Peopling of America, and to provide further protections for the 
watershed of the Little Sandy River in Oregon.
Page S11937
  Lake Tahoe Basin Land Conveyance: Senate passed H.R. 4656, to 
authorize the Forest Service to convey certain lands in the Lake Tahoe 
Basin to the Washoe County School District for use as an elementary 
school site, clearing the measure for the President.
  Page S11939
  Jamestown 400th Commemoration Commission Act: Senate passed H.R. 
4907, to establish the Jamestown 400th Commemoration Commission, 
clearing the measure for the President.
  Page S11939
  Guam/Mariana Islands Time Zone Establishment: Senate passed H.R. 
3756, to establish a standard time zone for Guam and the Commonwealth 
of the Northern Mariana Islands, clearing the measure for the 
President.
  Page S11940
  Federal Physicians Comparability Allowance Amendments: Senate passed 
H.R. 207, to amend title 5, United States Code, to make permanent the 
authority under which comparability allowances may be paid to 
Government physicians, and to provide that such allowances be treated 
as part of basic pay for retirement purposes, clearing the measure for 
the President.
  Page S11940
  Commemorating Gwendolyn Brooks: Senate agreed to S. Res. 393, 
commemorating the life of Gwendolyn Brooks of Chicago, Illinois, poet 
laureate of Illinois since 1968.
  Pages S11931, S11940
  Installment Tax Correction Act: Senate passed H.R. 3594, to repeal 
the modification of the installment method, clearing the measure for 
the President.
  Page S11940
  Computer Crime Enforcement Act: Senate passed H.R. 2816, to establish 
a grant program to assist State and local law enforcement in deterring, 
investigating, and prosecuting computer crimes, clearing the measure 
for the President.
  Page S11942
Consolidated Appropriations: Senate agreed to the conference report on 
H.R. 4577, making consolidated appropriations for fiscal year ending 
September 30, 2001.
  Pages S11855-85
California Trail Interpretive Act: Senate concurred in the amendments 
of the House to S. 2749, to establish the California Trail Interpretive 
Center in Elko, Nevada, to facilitate the interpretation of the history 
of development and use of trails in the setting of the western portion 
of the United States, clearing the measure for the President. 
                                                        Pages S11937-39
Lower Rio Grande Valley Water Resources Conservation and Improvement 
Act: Senate concurred in the amendment of the House to S. 1761, to 
direct the Secretary of the Interior, through the Bureau of 
Reclamation, to conserve and enhance the water supplies of the Lower 
Rio Grande Valley, clearing the measure for the President. 
                                                        Pages S11939-40
Internet False Identification Prevention Act: Senate concurred in the 
amendment of the House to S. 2924, to strengthen the enforcement of 
Federal statutes relating to false identification, clearing the measure 
for the President.
  Pages S11941-42
Appointment:
  Advisory Committee on Forest Counties Payments: The Chair, on behalf 
of the President pro tempore, pursuant to Public Law 106-291, announced 
the appointment of the following individuals to the Advisory Committee 
on Forest Counties Payments: Tim Creal, of South Dakota, and Doug 
Robertson, of Oregon.
  Page S11940
Authority To Sign Enrolled Bills: A unanimous-consent agreement was 
reached providing that the Majority Leader or Senator Abraham be 
authorized to sign all duly enrolled bills and resolutions following 
the sine die adjournment.
  Page S11940
Authority To Make Appointments: A unanimous-consent agreement was 
reached providing that notwithstanding the sine die adjournment of the 
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the President of the Senate, the President of the Senate pro tempore, 
and the Majority and Minority Leaders be authorized to make 
appointments to commissions, committees, boards, conferences, or 
interparliamentary conferences authorized by law, by concurrent action 
of the two Houses, or by order of the Senate.
  Pages S11940-41
Nominations Confirmed: Senate confirmed the following nominations:
  David W. Ogden, of Virginia, to be an Assistant Attorney General.
  Randolph D. Moss, of Maryland, to be an Assistant Attorney General.
  Eric D. Eberhard, of Washington, to be a Member of the Board of 
Trustees of the Morris K. Udall Scholarship & Excellence in National 
Environmental Policy Foundation for a term expiring October 6, 2002.
  Luis J. Lauredo, of Florida, to be Permanent Representative of the 
United States to the Organization of American States, with the rank of 
Ambassador.
  Rust Macpherson Deming, of Maryland, to be Ambassador to the Republic 
of Tunisia.
  Ronald D. Godard, of Texas, to be Ambassador to the Co-operative 
Republic of Guyana.
  Michael J. Senko, of the District of Columbia, to be Ambassador to 
the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and to serve concurrently and 
without additional compensation as Ambassador to the Republic of 
Kiribati.
  Howard Franklin Jeter, of South Carolina, to be Ambassador to the 
Federal Republic of Nigeria.
  Loretta E. Lynch, of New York, to be United States Attorney for the 
Eastern District of New York for the term of four years vice Zachary W. 
Carter, resigned.
  Daniel Marcus, of Maryland, to be Associate Attorney General.
  Lawrence George Rossin, of California, to be Ambassador to the 
Republic of Croatia.
  Arthur C. Campbell, of Tennessee, to be Assistant Secretary of 
Commerce for Economic Development. (New Position)
  Ella Wong-Rusinko, of Virginia, to be Alternate Federal Cochairman of 
the Appalachian Regional Commission.
  Gordon S. Heddell, of Virginia, to be Inspector General, Department 
of Labor.
  Barbara W. Snelling, of Vermont, to be a Member of the Board of 
Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term expiring 
January 19, 2001.
  Brian Dean Curran, of Florida, to be Ambassador to the Republic of 
Haiti.
  Mark D. Gearan, of Massachusetts, to be a Member of the Board of 
Directors of the Corporation for National and Community Service for a 
term of two years. (New Position)
  Barry Edward Carter, of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant 
Administrator of the United States Agency for International 
Development.
  Mark S. Wrighton, of Missouri, to be a Member of the National Science 
Board, National Science Foundation, for a term expiring May 10, 2006.
  Glenn A. Fine, of Maryland, to be Inspector General, Department of 
Justice.
  Robert S. LaRussa, of Maryland, to be Under Secretary of Commerce for 
International Trade.
  Marc E. Leland, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Board of Directors 
of the United States Institute of Peace for a term expiring January 19, 
2003.
  Harriet M. Zimmerman, of Florida, to be a Member of the Board of 
Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term expiring 
January 19, 2003. (Reappointment)
  Donald J. Sutherland, of New York, to be a Member of the Board of 
Trustees of the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education 
Foundation for a term expiring August 11, 2002. (Reappointment)
  Lisa Gayle Ross, of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant 
Secretary of the Treasury.
  Lisa Gayle Ross, of the District of Columbia, to be Chief Financial 
Officer, Department of the Treasury.
  Holly J. Burkhalter, 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, 2001.
  Richard A. Boucher, of Maryland, to be an Assistant Secretary of 
State (Public Affairs), vice James P. Rubin.
  Ruth Martha Thomas, of the District of Columbia, to be a Deputy Under 
Secretary of the Treasury.
  Everett L. Mosley, of Virginia, to be Inspector General, Agency for 
International Development.
  Marjory E. Searing, of Maryland, to be Assistant Secretary of 
Commerce and Director General of the United States and Foreign 
Commercial Service.
  Leslie Beth Kramerich, of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of 
Labor.
  Seymour Martin Lipset, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Board of 
Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term expiring 
January 19, 2003. (Reappointment)
  Jonathan Talisman, of Maryland, to be an Assistant Secretary of the 
Treasury.
  Margrethe Lundsager, of Virginia, to be United States Alternate 
Executive Director of the International Monetary fund for a term of two 
years.
  Frederick G. Slabach, of California, to be a Member of the Board of 
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Scholarship Foundation for a term expiring December 10, 2005.
  Michael Prescott Goldwater, of Arizona, to be a Member of the Board 
of Trustees of the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in 
Education Foundation for a term expiring October 13, 2005.
  Betty F. Bumpers, of Arkansas, to be a Member of the Board of 
Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term expiring 
January 19, 2001. (New Position)
  Betty F. Bumpers, of Arkansas, to be a Member of the Board of 
Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term expiring 
January 19, 2005. (Reappointment)
  Barbara W. Snelling, of Vermont, to be a Member of the Board of 
Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term expiring 
January 19, 2005. (Reappointment)
  Holly J. Burkhalter, 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, 2005. (Reappointment)
  John M. Reich, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Board of Directors 
of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation for a term of six years.
  Mora L. McLean, of New York, to be a Member of the Board of Directors 
of the United States Institute of Peace for a term expiring January 19, 
2001.
  Mora L. McLean, of New York, to be a Member of the Board of Directors 
of the United States Institute of Peace for a term expiring January 19, 
2005. (Reappointment)
  Claude A. Allen, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Board of 
Directors of the African Development Foundation for a term expiring 
September 22, 2005.
  Willie Grace Campbell, of California, to be a Member of the Board of 
Directors of the African Development Foundation for a term expiring 
September 22, 2005. (Reappointment)
  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.
  Routine lists in the Foreign Service.
Pages S11832-33, S11943
Nominations Received: Senate received the following nominations:
  Islam A. Siddiqui, of California, to be Under Secretary of 
Agriculture for Marketing and Regulatory Programs.
  Edwin A. Levine, of Florida, to be an Assistant Administrator of the 
Environmental Protection Agency.
  Sarah McCracken Fox, of New York, to be a Member of the Occupational 
Safety and Health Review Commission for a term expiring April 27, 2005.
  Julie E. Samuels, of Virginia, to be Director of the National 
Institute of Justice.
Page S11942
Nominations Withdrawn: Senate received notification of the withdrawal 
of the following nomination:
  Stuart E. Weisberg, of Maryland, to be a Member of the Occupational 
Safety and Health Review Commission, which was sent to the Senate on 
February 3, 2000.
  Stuart E. Weisberg, of Maryland, to be a Member of the Occupational 
Safety and Health Review Commission, which was sent to the Senate on 
February 3, 2000, which was sent to the Senate on May 11, 1999. 
                                                            Page S11943
Messages From the House:
  Pages S11912-13
Communications:
  Pages S11913-17
Petitions:
  Page S11917
Statements on Introduced Bills:
  Pages S11918-30
Additional Cosponsors:
  Page S11930
Amendments Submitted:
  Pages S11931-36
Additional Statements:
  Pages S11904-12
Adjournment Sine Die: Senate met at 12 noon, and, in accordance with H. 
Con. Res. 446, adjourned sine die at 8:03 p.m. until 12 noon, on 
Wednesday, January 3, 2001.
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Chamber Action
Bills Introduced: 16 public bills, H.R. 5666-5681; and 6 resolutions, H. 
Con. Res. 446-447, and H. Res. 677-680 were introduced.
  Pages H12531-32
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
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  Conference report on H.R. 4577, making appropriations for the Departments 
of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for 
the fiscal year ending September 30, 2001 (H. Rept. 106-1033). 
                                                 Pages H12100-H12439, H12531
Suspension--Installment Tax Correction Act of 2000: The House agreed to 
suspend the rules and pass H.R. 3594, to repeal the modification of the 
installment method.
  Pages H12097-H12100
Recess: The House recessed at 10:25 a.m. and reconvened at 4:47 p.m. 
                                                                 Page H12100
Sine Die Adjournment of the Second Session of the One Hundred Sixth Session: 
The House agreed to H. Con. Res. 446, providing for the sine die adjournment 
of the second session of the One Hundred Sixth Congress.
  Page H12441
Making Further Continuing Appropriations: The House passed H.J. Res. 133, 
making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2001. Earlier, 
agreed by unanimous consent that the Committee on Appropriations be 
discharged from further consideration of the joint resolution to the end 
that the joint resolution be hereby passed; and that a motion to reconsider 
be hereby laid on the table.
  Page H12441
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2001: The House agreed to the conference 
report on H.R. 4577, making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, 
Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the 
fiscal year ending September 30, 2001 by a yea and nay vote of 292 yeas to 
60 nays, Roll No. 603.
  Pages H12100-12439, H12442-H12502
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  The conference report was considered pursuant to a unanimous consent 
request made earlier by Chairman Young of Florida.
Pages H12441-42
Enrollment Correction: The House agreed to S. Con. Res. 162, to direct the 
Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the enrollment 
of H.R. 4577, Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2001.
  Page H12529
Revised Edition of the Rules and Manual of the House of Representatives: The 
House agreed to H. Res. 678, providing for the printing of a revised edition 
of the Rules and Manual of the House of Representatives for the One Hundred 
Seventh Congress.
  Pages H12502-03
Committee to Notify the President: The House agreed to H. Res. 679, 
providing for a committee of two Members to be appointed by the House to 
join a similar committee appointed by the Senate, to wait upon the President 
of the United States and inform him that the two Houses have completed their 
business of the session and are ready to adjourn, unless the President has 
some other communication to make to them. Subsequently, the Chair announced 
the appointment of Representatives Armey and Gephardt to the committee. 
                                                                 Page H12503
Resignations--Appointments: Agreed that notwithstanding any adjournment of 
the House until Monday, December 4, 2000, the Speaker, Majority Leader and 
Minority Leader be authorized to accept resignations and to make 
appointments authorized by law or by the House.
  Page H12503
Extension of Remarks--Chairmen and Ranking Members: Agreed that the Chairman 
and Ranking Minority Member of each standing committee and each subcommittee 
be permitted to extend their remarks in the record, up to and including the 
record's last publication, and to include a summary of the work of that 
committee or subcommittee.
  Page H12503
Extension of Remarks: Agreed that Members may have until publication of the 
last edition of the Congressional Record authorized for the second session 
by the Joint Committee on Printing to revise and extend their remarks and to 
include brief, related extraneous material on any matter occurring before 
the adjournment of the second session sine die.
  Page H12503
Expressing Support for President-Elect Bush: The House agreed to H. Res. 
677, expressing the commitment of the Members of the House of 
Representatives to fostering a productive and collegial partnership with the 
43rd President.
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Speaker pro Tempore: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed 
Representative Wolf to act as Speaker pro tempore to sign enrolled bills and 
joint resolutions through the remainder of the second session of the One 
Hundred Sixth Congress.
  Page H12504
Malaria Control: Agreed to the Senate amendment to the House amendments to 
S. 2943, 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 clearing the measure for the President. 
                                                             Pages H12504-08
Annual Day of Peace and Sharing: The House agreed to S. Con. Res. 138, 
expressing the sense of Congress that a day of peace and sharing should be 
established at the beginning of each year.
  Pages H12508-09
American POW Slave Labor in Japan During World War II: The House agreed to 
S. Con. Res. 158, expressing the sense of Congress regarding appropriate 
actions of the United States Government to facilitate the settlement of 
claims of former members of the Armed Forces against Japanese companies that 
profited from the slave labor that those personnel were forced to perform 
for those companies as prisoners of war of Japan during World War II. 
                                                                 Page H12509
Computer Crime Grant Program: The House passed H.R. 2816, to establish a 
grant program to assist State and local law enforcement in deterring, 
investigating, and prosecuting computer crimes. Agreed to the amendment 
offered by Representative McCollum.
  Pages H12509-10
AMVETS Charter Amendment: The House passed H.R. 604, to amend the charter of 
the AMVETS organization. Agreed to the amendment offered by Representative 
McCollum.
  Pages H12510-11
Internet False Identification Protection: The House passed S. 2924, to 
strengthen the enforcement of Federal statutes relating to false 
identification. Agreed to the amendment in the nature of a substitute 
offered by Representative McCollum.
  Pages H12511-13
Multidistrict Litigation: The House passed H.R. 5562, to amend title 28, 
United States Code, to allow a judge to whom a case is transferred to retain 
jurisdiction over certain multidistrict litigation cases for trial. Agreed 
to the amendment offered by Representative McCollum.
  Pages H12513-14
Dillonwood Giant Sequoia Grove: Agreed to the Senate amendment to H.R. 4020, 
to authorize an expansion of the boundaries of Sequoia National Park to 
include Dillonwood Giant Sequoia Grove--clearing the measure for the 
President.
  Page H12514
Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts: The House passed H.R. 2049, 
to rename Wolf Trap Farm Park for the Performing Arts as ``Wolf Trap 
National Park for the Performing Arts.'' Agreed to the amendment in the 
nature of a substitute offered by Representative Radanovich.
  Page H12514
Honoring the Late Honorable Henry B. Gonzalez: The House agreed to H. Con. 
Res. 445, in honor of Henry B. Gonzalez.
  Pages H12514-15
Support for Mentoring Programs: The House agreed to H. Res. 552, urging the 
House to support mentoring programs such as Saturday Academy at the Oregon 
Graduate Institute of Science and Technology. Agreed to the amendments 
offered by Representative Goodling to the text and preamble. Agreed to amend 
the title.
  Pages H12515-16
Pat King Post Office Building, Long Branch, New Jersey: The House passed 
H.R. 3488, to designate the United States Post Office located at 60 Third 
Avenue in Long Branch, New Jersey, as the ``Pat King Post Office Building.''
                                                             Pages H12516-17
Resolutions Laid on the Table: Agreed that H. Res. 674, 675, and 676 be laid 
on the table.
  Page H12517
National Moment of Remembrance: The House passed S. 3181, to establish the 
White House Commission on the National Moment of Remembrance--clearing the 
measure for the President.
  Pages H12517-19
Commending Army Nurse Corps: The House agreed to H. Res. 476, commending the 
present Army Nurse Corps for extending equal opportunities to men and women, 
and recognizing the brave and honorable service during and before 1955 of 
men who served as Army hospital corpsmen and women who served in the Army 
Nurse Corps.
  Page H12520
Honoring Members of the Marine Corps who died on December 12: The House 
agreed to H. Res. 673, honoring the four members of the United States Marine 
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2000, and extending the condolences of the House of Representatives on their 
deaths.
  Pages H12520-21
Senate Messages: Messages received from the Senate today appear on pages 
H12502, H12503, H12528-29.
Re-referrals: H.R. 420 and H.R. 4694 were re-referred to the Committee on 
the budget and H.R. 167 was re-referred to the Committee on the Budget and 
in addition, the Committee on Ways and Means.
  Page H12504
Quorum Calls--Votes: One yea-and-nay vote developed during the proceedings 
of the House today. There were no quorum calls.
  Page H12502
Adjournment: The House met at 10 a.m. and at 8:41 p.m., in accordance with 
the provisions of H. Con. Res. 446, the Second Session of the One Hundred 
Sixth Congress adjourned sine die.
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                       Next Meeting of the SENATE
                     12 noon, Wednesday, January 3

                               
                             Senate Chamber
Program for Wednesday: Convening of the first session of the 107th 
Congress.

              Next Meeting of the HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                     12 noon, Wednesday, January 3

                               
                             House Chamber
Program for Wednesday: Convening the first session of the 107th 
Congress.
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            Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue
            HOUSE
  
Aderholt, Robert B., Ala., E2231
Archer, Bill, Tex., E2235
Barcia, James A., Mich., E2230
Bereuter, Doug, Nebr., E2210
Berkley, Shelley, Nev., E2221
Berman, Howard L., Calif., E2235
Boyd, Allen, Fla., E2215
Burton, Dan, Ind., E2230
Cannon, Chris, Utah, E2233
Chambliss, Saxby, Ga., E2238
Christensen, Donna MC, The Virgin Islands, E2209, E2212
Clay, William (Bill), Mo., E2214
Conyers, John, Jr., Mich., E2205, E2209, E2211, E2219, E2220, E2223
Crane, Philip M., Ill., E2235
Davis, Danny K., Ill., E2213
Davis, Thomas M., Va., E2236
DeGette, Diana, Colo., E2220
Delahunt, William D., Mass., E2227
DeLay, Tom, Tex., E2233
Duncan, John J., Jr., Tenn., E2222
Ehrlich, Robert L., Jr., Md., E2228
Gekas, George W., Pa., E2236
Gilman, Benjamin A., N.Y., E2208, E2217
Graham, Lindsey O., S.C., E2232
Green, Mark, Wisc., E2214
Hall, Ralph M., Tex., E2231, E2233, E2234
Hilleary, Van, Tenn., E2236
Holt, Rush, D., N.J., E2228
Hoyer, Steny H., Md., E2224
Johnson, Eddie Bernice, Tex., E2218
Kaptur, Marcy, Ohio, E2220, E2238
Kasich, John R., Ohio, E2215
Kind, Ron, Wisc., E2231
Knollenberg, Joe, Mich., E2237
Lantos, Tom, Calif., E2214
Leach, James A., Iowa, E2216
Lee, Barbara, Calif., E2217
Levin, Sander M., Mich., E2237
McCarthy, Karen, Mo., E2234
McCollum, Bill, Fla., E2236
McIntyre, Mike, N.C., E2233
Markey, Edward J., Mass., E2237
Menendez, Robert, N.J., E2236
Mink, Patsy T., Hawaii, E2229
Owens, Major R., N.Y., E2238
Pascrell, Bill, Jr., N.J., E2210, E2212, E2213
Pelosi, Nancy, Calif., E2228
Rangel, Charles B., N.Y., E2235
Rothman, Steven R., N.J., E2219
Roybal-Allard, Lucille, Calif., E2217
Salmon, Matt, Ariz., E2224
Sanchez, Loretta, Calif., E2221
Smith, Christopher H., N.J., E2216
Spence, Floyd, S.C., E2218
Stupak, Bart, Mich., E2215
Upton, Fred, Mich., E2229
Walden, Greg, Ore., E2226
Walsh, James T., N.Y., E2213
Watkins, Wes, Okla., E2216
Waxman, Henry A., Calif., E2207, E2210
Wolf, Frank R., Va., E2206
Wu, David, Ore., E2229 


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