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                                              Tuesday, December 18, 2001

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                              Daily Digest


HIGHLIGHTS

      Senate agreed to the Conference Report on H.R. 1, Elementary and 
      Secondary Education Act Authorization.


                                 Senate

Chamber Action
Routine Proceedings, pages S13365-S13645
Measures Introduced: Thirteen bills were introduced, as follows: S. 1835-
1847.
  Pages S13464-65
Measures Reported:
  Report to accompany H.R. 2559, to amend chapter 90 of title 5, United 
States Code, relating to Federal long-term care insurance. (S. Rept. No. 
107-128)
  S. 1379, to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish an Office of 
Rare Diseases at the National Institutes of Health, with an amendment in the 
nature of a substitute. (S. Rept. No. 107-129)
Page S13464
Measures Passed:
  Bill Enrollment Corrections: Senate agreed to H. Con. Res. 289, directing 
the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make technical corrections in 
the enrollment of the bill H.R. 1, Elementary and Secondary Education Act 
Authorization, after agreeing to the following amendment proposed thereto: 
                                                                 Page S13422
  Daschle (for Kennedy/Gregg) Amendment No. 2640, in the nature of a 
substitute.
Page S13422
  African Elephant Conservation: Senate passed H.R. 643, to reauthorize the 
African Elephant Conservation Act, clearing the measure for the President. 
                                                                 Page S13641
  Rhinoceros and Tiger Conservation: Senate passed H.R. 645, to reauthorize 
the Rhinoceros and Tiger Conservation Act of 1994, clearing the measure for 
the President.
  Page S13641
  Asian Elephant Conservation: Senate passed H.R. 700, to reauthorize the 
Asian Elephant Conservation Act of 1997, after agreeing to a committee 
amendment.
  Pages S13641-42
  Federal Water Pollution Control Anniversary: Senate agreed to S. Con. Res. 
80, expressing the sense of Congress regarding the 30th anniversary of the 
enactment of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act.
  Page S13642
  Honoring the Marquis de Lafayette: Senate passed S.J. Res. 13, conferring 
honorary citizenship of the United States on Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du 
Motier, also known as the Marquis de Lafayette.
  Pages S13642-43
  Year of the Rose: Senate passed S.J. Res. 8, designating 2002 as the 
``Year of the Rose''.
  Page S13643
Elementary and Secondary Education Act Authorization Conference Report: By 
87 yeas to 10 nays (Vote No. 371), Senate agreed to the conference report on 
H.R. 1, to close the achievement gap with accountability, flexibility, and 
choice, so that no child is left behind, clearing the measure for the 
President.
  Pages S13365-S13422
Federal Farm Bill: Senate continued consideration of S. 1731, to strengthen 
the safety net for agricultural producers, to enhance resource conservation 
and rural development, to provide for farm credit, agricultural research, 
nutrition, and related programs, to ensure consumers abundant food and 
fiber, taking action on the following amendments proposed thereto: 
                                                          Pages S13422-13456
Rejected:
  Lugar (for McCain) Amendment No. 2603 (to Amendment No. 2471), to provide 
for the market name for catfish. (By 68 yeas to 27 nays (Vote No. 373), 
Senate tabled the Amendment.)
Pages S13423, S13426-41
  Cochran/Roberts Amendment No. 2671 (to Amendment No. 2471), in the nature 
of a substitute. (By 55 yeas to 40 nays (Vote No. 374), Senate tabled the 
amendment.)
Page S13441
  Smith (NH) Amendment No. 2596 (to Amendment No. 2471), to provide for 
Presidential certification that the government of Cuba is not involved in 
the support for acts of international terrorism as a condition precedent to 
agricultural trade with Cuba. (By 61 yeas to 33 nays (Vote No. 375), Senate 
tabled the amendment.)
Pages S13423, S13455-56
Pending:
  Daschle (for Harkin) Amendment No. 2471, in the nature of a substitute. 
                                                             Pages S13423-65

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  Wellstone Amendment No. 2602 (to Amendment No. 2471), to insert in the 
environmental quality incentives program provisions relating to confined 
livestock feeding operations and to a payment limitation.
                                                                 Page S13423
  Harkin Modified Amendment No. 2604 (to Amendment No. 2471), to apply the 
Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921, to livestock production contracts and to 
provide parties to the contract the right to discuss the contract with 
certain individuals.
                                                                 Page S13423
  Burns Amendment No. 2607 (to Amendment No. 2471), to establish a per-farm 
limitation on land enrolled in the conservation reserve program. 
                                                                 Page S13423
  Burns Amendment No. 2608 (to Amendment No. 2471), to direct the Secretary 
of Agriculture to establish certain per-acre values for payments for 
different categories of land enrolled in the conservation reserve program. 
                                                                 Page S13423
  During consideration of this measure today, Senate also took the following 
actions:
  Motion to proceed to the Daschle motion to reconsider the vote (Vote 368) 
by which the motion to close further debate on Daschle (for Harkin) 
Amendment No. 2471 (listed above) failed on December 13, 2001, was agreed 
to, and the motion to reconsider was then agreed to.
                                                                 Page S13423
  By 54 yeas to 43 nays (Vote No. 372), three-fifths of those Senators duly 
chosen and sworn not having voted in the affirmative, Senate rejected the 
motion to close further debate on Daschle (for Harkin) Amendment No. 2471, 
listed above.
                                                                 Page S13423
  Torricelli Amendment No. 2597 (to Amendment No. 2596), to provide for 
Presidential certification that all convicted felons who are living as 
fugitives in Cuba have been returned to the United States prior to the 
amendments relating to agricultural trade with Cuba becoming effective, fell 
when Smith (NH) Amendment No. 2596 (to Amendment No. 2471), listed above, 
was tabled.
                                                         Page S13423, S13456
  A unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing for further 
consideration of the bill on Wednesday, December 19, 2001, with a vote on 
the motion to close further debate on the pending Daschle (for Harkin) 
Amendment No. 2471 (listed above), to occur at 1:15 p.m.
                                                                 Page S13643
Nominations Received: Senate received the following nominations:
  Nancy Dorn, of Texas, to be Deputy Director of the Office of Management 
and Budget.
  Emmy B. Simmons, of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant 
Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development. 
(New Position)
  Brian Michael Ennis, of Nebraska, to be United States Marshal for the 
District of Nebraska for the term of four years.
  Chester Martin Keely, of Alabama, to be United States Marshal for the 
Northern District of Alabama for the term of four years.
  John William Loyd, of Oklahoma, to be United States Marshal for the 
Eastern District of Oklahoma for the term of four years.
  William Smith Taylor, of Alabama, to be United States Marshal for the 
Southern District of Alabama for the term of four years.
  David Donald Viles, of Maine, to be United States Marshal for the District 
of Maine for the term of four years.
  14 Marine Corps nominations in the rank of general.
  A routine list in the Army.
                                                                 Page S13645
Messages From the House:
  Pages S13462-63
Executive Communications:
  Pages S13463-64
Executive Reports of Committees:
  Page S13464
Additional Cosponsors:
  Page S13465
Statements on Introduced Bills/Resolutions:
  Pages S13465-69
Additional Statements:
  Pages S13460-62
Amendments Submitted:
  Pages S13469-S13641
Authority for Committees to Meet:
  Page S13641
Privilege of the Floor:
  Page S13641
Record Votes: Five record votes were taken today. (Total--375) 
                             Pages S13422, S13423, S13440-41, S13455, S13456
Recess: Senate met at 9:30 a.m., and recessed at 9:36 p.m., until 11:30 a.m. 
on Wednesday, December 19, 2001. (For Senate's program, see the remarks of 
the Acting Majority Leader in today's Record on page S13643.)


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Committee Meetings
(Committees not listed did not meet)
NOMINATIONS
Committee on Armed Services: Committee ordered favorably reported the 
nomination of Everet Beckner, of New Mexico, to be Deputy Administrator for 
Defense Programs, National Nuclear Security Administration, Department of 
Energy, and 66 military nominations in the Army and Air Force.
NOMINATIONS
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs: Committee concluded 
hearings on the nominations of Vickers B. Meadows, of Virginia, to be 
Assistant Secretary for Administration, and Diane Leneghan Tomb, of 
Virginia, to be Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs, both of the 
Department of Housing and Urban Development, after the nominees testified 
and answered questions in their own behalf. Ms. Tomb was introduced by 
Representative Portman.

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ENRON CORPORATION COLLAPSE
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation: Committee concluded 
hearings to examine issues surrounding the collapse of Enron Corporation, 
focusing on relevant auditing and accounting issues, the influence of U.S. 
capital market system's internal controls and alleged conflicts of interest, 
Enron stock marketing practices, and the financial devastation caused by the 
collapse, after receiving testimony from C.E. Andrews, Arthur Andersen, 
Scott Cleland, Precursor Group, and Damon Silvers, AFL-CIO, all of 
Washington, D.C.; John C. Coffee, Jr., Columbia University School of Law, 
New York, New York; Bill Mann, Motley Fool, Alexandria, Virginia; Robert 
Vigil, Portland General Electric, Madras, Oregon; Donald Eri, Gresham, 
Oregon; Janice Farmer, Orlando, Florida; Mary Bain Pearson, Houston, Texas; 
and Charles Prestwood, Conroe, Texas.
BUSINESS MEETING
Committee on Finance: Committee ordered favorably reported the following 
business items:
  H.R. 3005, to extend trade authorities procedures with respect to 
reciprocal trade agreements, with an amendment in the nature of a 
substitute; and
  The nominations of Richard Clarida, of Connecticut, to be Assistant 
Secretary for Economic Policy, Kenneth Lawson, of Florida, to be Assistant 
Secretary for Enforcement, and B. John Williams, Jr., of Virginia, to be 
Chief Counsel for the Internal Revenue Service and Assistant General 
Counsel, all of the Department of the Treasury, Janet Hale, of Virginia, to 
be Assistant Secretary for Management and Budget, and Joan E. Ohl, of West 
Virginia, to be Commissioner on Children, Youth, and Families, both of the 
Department of Health and Human Services, and James B. Lockhart III, of 
Connecticut, to be Deputy Commissioner of Social Security, and Harold Daub, 
of Nebraska, to be a Member of the Social Security Advisory Board, both of 
the Social Security Administration.
GLOBAL OUTREACH OF AL-QAEDA
Committee on Foreign Relations: Subcommittee on International Operations and 
Terrorism concluded hearings to examine the global outreach of Al-Qaeda 
International, focusing on ties to other terrorist organizations, the 
fatwah's of Al-Qaeda (rulings on Islamic law), and how U.S. military actions 
might affect Al-Qaeda, after receiving testimony from J. T. Caruso, Acting 
Assistant Director, Counterterrorism Division, and Thomas Wilshere, Deputy 
Section Chief, International Terrorism Operational Section, both of the 
Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of Justice; Larry C. Johnson, 
BERG Associates, LLC, Washington, D.C., former Deputy Director, Office of 
Counterterrorism, Department of State; and Michelle Flournoy, Center for 
Strategic and International Studies, Washington, D.C.
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Daily Digest/House of Representatives

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                        House of Representatives

Chamber Action
Measures Introduced: 15 public bills, H.R. 3507-3521; and 2 resolutions, H. 
Con. Res. 290-291, were introduced.
  Page H10355
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
  H.R. 3343, to amend title X of the Energy Policy Act of 1992, amended (H. 
Rept. 107-341).
  Filed on Dec. 19, 2001, Legislative Day of Dec. 18, conference report on 
H.R. 3061, making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and 
Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year 
ending September 30, 2002 (H. Rept. 107-342);
  Filed on Dec. 19, 2001, Legislative Day of Dec. 18, H. Res. 318, waiving a 
requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of 
certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules (H. Rept. 107-343); 
and
  Filed on Dec. 19, 2001, Legislative Day of Dec. 18, H. Res. 319, waiving a 
requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of 
certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules (H. Rept. 107-344);
                                         Pages H10237, H10239-H10353, H10354
Speaker Pro Tempore: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed 
Representative Culberson to act as Speaker pro tempore for today. 
                                                                 Page H10175
Recess: The House recessed at 1:08 p.m. and reconvened at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, 
Dec. 18.
  Page H10179
Private Calendar: Agreed to dispense with the call of the Private Calendar 
of Dec. 18.
  Page H10179
Suspensions: The House agreed to suspend the rules and pass the following 
measures:
  Receipts from Mineral Leasing Activities on Naval Oil Shale Reserves:  
H.R. 2187, amended, to amend title 10, United States Code, to make receipts 
collected from mineral leasing activities on certain naval oil shale 
reserves available to cover environmental restoration, waste management, and 
environmental compliance costs incurred by the United States with respect to 
the reserves;
  Pages H10179-81

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  Cold War Interpretive Study Act: H.R. 107, amended, to require that the 
Secretary of the Interior conduct a study to identify sites and resources 
and to recommend alternatives for commemorating and interpreting the Cold 
War;
  Page H10181
  Richard J. Guadagno Headquarters and Visitors Center Humboldt Bay National 
Wildlife Refuge, California: H.R. 3334, to designate the Richard J. Guadagno 
Headquarters and Visitors Center at Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge, 
California;
  Pages H10181-83
  National Motivation and Inspiration Day: H. Res. 308, amended, expressing 
the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the establishment of a 
National Motivation and Inspiration Day. Agreed to amend the title so as to 
read: Resolution supporting the goals of a National Motivation and 
Inspiration Day;
  Pages H10183-84
  Vernon Tarlton Post Office Building, Forest City, North Carolina: H.R. 
3072, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located 
at 125 Main Street in Forest City, North Carolina, as the ``Vernon Tarlton 
Post Office Building;''
  Pages H10184-85
  Raymond M. Downey Post Office Building, Deer Park, New York: H.R. 3379, to 
designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 375 
Carlls Path in Deer Park, New York, as the ``Raymond M. Downey Post Office 
Building'' (agreed to by a yea-and-nay vote of 393 yeas with none voting 
``nay,'' Roll No. 499);
  Pages H10185-86, S10212-13
  Water Infrastructure Security and Research Development: H.R. 3178, to 
authorize the Environmental Protection Agency to provide funding to support 
research, development, and demonstration projects for the security of water 
infrastructure. Agreed to amend the title so as to read: A bill to authorize 
the Environmental Protection Agency to provide funding to support research 
and development projects for the security of water infrastructure; 
                                                             Pages H10186-93
  True American Heroes Act: H.R. 3054, amended, to award congressional gold 
medals on behalf of the officers, emergency workers, and other employees of 
the Federal Government and any State or local government, including any 
interstate governmental entity, who responded to the attacks on the World 
Trade Center in New York City and perished in the tragic events of September 
11, 2001 (agreed to by a yea-and-nay vote of 392 yeas to 2 nays, Roll No. 
500). Agreed to amend the title so as to read: A bill to award congressional 
gold medals on behalf of government workers who responded to the attacks on 
the World Trade Center and perished and on behalf of people aboard United 
Airlines Flight 93 who helped resist the hijackers and caused the plane to 
crash.
  Pages H10193-97, S10213-14
  Energy Policy Act of 1992: H.R. 3343, amended, to amend title X of the 
Energy Policy Act of 1992;
  Pages H10197-H10200
  Best Pharmaceuticals for Children: S. 1789, to amend the Federal Food, 
Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve the safety and efficacy of pharmaceuticals 
for children--clearing the measure for the President;
  Pages H10200-12
  Homestake Mine Lead, South Dakota Property Conveyance: S. 1389, to provide 
for the conveyance of certain real property in South Dakota to the State of 
South Dakota with indemnification by the United States government--clearing 
the measure for the President; and
  Pages H10214-19
  Special Relationship For More Than 100 Years Between the United States and 
the Republic of the Philippines: H. Con. Res. 273, reaffirming the 
relationship between the United States and the Philippines; 
                                                             Pages H10219-25
Recess: The House recessed at 4:10 p.m. and reconvened at 6:35 p.m. 
                                                                 Page H10212
Late Report--Labor, HHS, and Education Appropriations Conference Report: 
Agreed that the managers on the part of the House have until 6 a.m., 
December 19, 2001, to file a conference report on H.R. 3061, making 
appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and 
Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 
2002.
  Page H10214
Order of Business--Labor, HHS, Education Appropriations: Agreed that it be 
in order at any time after 1 p.m. on Wednesday, December 19, 2001 to 
consider the conference report on H.R. 3061, making appropriations for the 
Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related 
agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2002; that all points of 
order against the conference report and against its consideration be waived, 
and that it be considered as read.
  Page H10214
Order of Business--Suspensions: Pursuant to the notice requirements of H. 
Res. 314, Representative Royce announced that the following measures will be 
considered under suspension of the rules on Wednesday, December 19, 2001: 
H.J. Res. 75, monitoring of weapons development in Iraq; H.R. 2739, 
requiring a plan to endorse and obtain observer status for Taiwan at the 
annual summit of the World Health Assembly in May 2002 in Geneva, 
Switzerland; H.R. 3275, Terrorist Bombings Convention Implementation; S. 
1714, Honoring Dr. James Harvey Early in the Williamsburg, Kentucky Post 
Office Building; Senate amendment to H.R. 2657, District of Columbia Family 
Court Act; Senate amendment to H.R. 2199, District of Columbia Police 
Coordination Amendment Act; S. 1762, Higher Education Act Amendments; S. 
1793, Higher Education Relief Opportunities; H. Con. Res. 279, Commending 
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Group; H.R. 3507, Coast Guard Authorization Act for FY 2002; and H.R. 1432, 
Major Lyn McIntosh Post Office Building, Valdosta, Georgia.
  Page H10225
Recess: The House recessed at 10:45 p.m. and reconvened at 8:25 a.m. on Dec. 
19, 2001.
  Pages H10235, H10239
Order of Business--Suspensions: Pursuant to the notice requirements of H. 
Res. 314, Representative Reynolds announced that S. 1202 will be considered 
under suspension of the rules on Wednesday, December 19, 2001.
  Page H10239
Senate Message: Message received from the Senate appears on page H10193.
Referrals: S. 1271 was held at the desk.
Quorum Calls--Votes: Two yea-and-nay votes developed during the proceedings 
of the House today and appear on pages H10212-13 and H10213-14. There were 
no quorum calls.
Adjournment: The House met at 12:30 p.m. and adjourned at 8:26 a.m. on 
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Committee Meetings
ELECTRIC SUPPLY AND TRANSMISSION
Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Energy and Air Quality met 
to consider H.R. 3406, Electric Supply and Transmission Act of 2001.
SAME DAY CONSIDERATION--CONFERENCE REPORT FOREIGN OPERATIONS APPROPRIATIONS
Committee on Rules: Granted, by voice vote, a rule waiving clause 6(a) of 
rule XIII (requiring a two-thirds vote to consider a rule on the same day it 
is reported from the Rules Committee) against certain resolutions reported 
from the Rules Committee. The rule applies the waiver to any special rule 
reported on the legislative day of Wednesday, December 19, 2001, providing 
for the consideration or disposition of a conference report to accompany 
H.R. 2506, making appropriations for foreign operations, export financing 
and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2002.
SAME DAY CONSIDERATION--BILL PROVIDING TAX INCENTIVES FOR ECONOMIC RECOVERY
Committee on Rules: Granted, by voice vote, a rule waiving clause 6(a) of 
rule XIII (requiring a two-thirds vote to consider a rule on the same day it 
is reported from the Rules Committee) against certain resolutions reported 
from the Rules Committee. The rule applies the waiver to any special rule 
reported on the legislative day of Wednesday, December 19, 2001, providing 
for the consideration or disposition of a bill to provide tax incentives for 
economic recovery, any amendment thereto, any conference report thereon, or 
any amendment reported in disagreement from a conference thereon.
Joint Meetings
APPROPRIATIONS--DEFENSE
Conferees agreed to file a conference report on the differences between the 
Senate and House passed versions of H.R. 3338, making appropriations for the 
Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2002.
APPROPRIATIONS--LABOR-HHS-EDUCATION
Conferees agreed to file a conference report on the differences between the 
Senate and House passed versions of H.R. 3061, making appropriations for the 
Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related 
agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2002.
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Daily Digest/COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR 2001-12-19

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COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR WEDNESDAY,

                            DECEMBER 19, 2001

          (Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


                                 Senate

  Committee on Finance: to hold hearings on the nomination of Edward 
Kingman, Jr., of Maryland, to be Assistant Secretary for Management and 
Budget, and Chief Financial Officer, Department of the Treasury, 10 a.m., 
SD-215.


                                  House

  Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and 
Consumer Protection, hearing entitled ``Electronic Communications 
Networks in the Wake of September 11th,'' 10 a.m., 2123 Rayburn.
  Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Commercial and 
Administrative Law, oversight hearing on the Alabama-Coosa-Tallapoosa 
River Basin Compact and the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee and Flint River 
Basin Compact, 10 a.m., 2141 Rayburn.
  Subcommittee on Immigration and Claims, oversight hearing on the 
Release Policies of the Immigration and Naturalization Service and the 
Executive Office for Immigration Review, 2 p.m., 2237 Rayburn.


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                       Next Meeting of the SENATE
                11:30 a.m., Wednesday, December 19, 2001

                               
                             Senate Chamber
Program for Wednesday: Senate will continue consideration of S. 1731, 
Federal Farm Bill, with a vote to close further debate on Daschle (for 
Harkin) Amendment No. 2471, in the nature of a substitute to occur at 
1:15 p.m.
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    

              Next Meeting of the HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                    10 a.m., Wednesday, December 19

                               
                             House Chamber
Program for Wednesday: Consideration of Suspensions:
  (1) H.R. 3275, Terrorist Bombings Convention Implementation;
  (2) S. 1714, Honoring Dr. James Harvey Early in the Williamsburg, 
Kentucky Post Office Building;
  (3) H.R. 1432, Major Lyn McIntosh Post Office Building, Valdosta, 
Georgia.
  (4) S. 1202, Office of Government Ethics Authorization;
  (5) Senate amendment to H.R. 2657, District of Columbia Family Court 
Act;
  (6) Senate amendment to H.R. 2199, District of Columbia Police 
Coordination Act;
  (7) H. Con. Res. 279, Commending the crew of the USS Enterprise 
Battle Group;
  (8) H.R. 3507, FY 2002 Coast Guard Authorization Act for FY 2002;
  (9) H.J. Res. 75, Monitoring Iraqi Weapons Development;
  (10) H.R. 2739, Endorsing Observer Status for Taiwan at World Health 
Assembly;
  (11) S. 1762, Higher Education Act Amendments;
  (12) S. 1793, Higher Education Relief Opportunities;
  Consideration of the conference report on H.R. 3061, Labor, HHS, 
Education Appropriations (unanimous consent);
  Consideration of H.R.     , Economic Growth and Security Act (subject 
to a rule) and
  Possible consideration of the conference report on H.R. 2506, Foreign 
Operations Appropriations (rule waiving points of order). 


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