October 1, 2004 - Issue: Vol. 150, No. 122 — Daily Edition108th Congress (2003 - 2004) - 2nd Session
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[Daily Digest] [Pages D986-D989] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] Friday, October 1, 2004 [[Page D986]] Daily Digest HIGHLIGHTS See Resume of Congressional Activity. Senate Chamber Action Routine Proceedings, pages S10195-S10287 Measures Introduced: Five bills and one resolution were introduced, as follows: S. 2880-2884, and S. Res. 445. Pages S10261-62 Measures Reported: S. 1134, to reauthorize and improve the programs authorized by the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965, with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. (S. Rept. No. 108-382) Page S10261 Measures Passed: Background Checks Programs: Senate passed S. 2882,to make the program for national criminal history background checks for volunteer groups permanent. Pages S10276-77 Prevention of Child Abduction Partnership Act: Senate passed S. 2883,to amend the International Child Abduction Remedies Act to limit the tort liability of private entities or organizations that carry out responsibilities of the United States Central Authority under that Act. Pages S10276-77 Missing Child Cold Case Review Act: Committee on the Judiciary was discharged from further consideration of S. 2435, to permit Inspectors General to authorize staff to provide assistance to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, and the bill was then passed. Pages S10277-78 Kitt Peak Project: Senate passed H.R. 5105, to authorize the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution to carry out construction and related activities in support of the collaborative Very Energetic Radiation Imaging Telescope Array System (VERITAS) project on Kitt Peak near Tucson, Arizona., clearing the measure for the President. Page S10278 Church Pension Plans: Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs was discharged from further consideration of H.R. 1533, to amend the securities laws to permit church pension plans to be invested in collective trusts, and the bill was then passed, after agreeing to the following amendment proposed thereto: Page S10278 Frist (for Shelby/Sarbanes) Amendment No. 3948, to make a technical correction. Page S10278 Rail Security Act: Senate passed S. 2273, to provide increased rail transportation security, after agreeing to the committee amendments. Pages S10278-85 Public Transportation Terrorism Prevention Act: Senate passed S. 2884, to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to award grants to public transportation agencies to improve security. Pages S10285-87 National Intelligence Reform Act: Senate continued consideration of S. 2845, to reform the intelligence community and the intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, taking action on the following amendments proposed thereto: Pages S10197-S10254 Adopted: Allard Amendment No. 3765, to provide for additional responsibilities for the Chief Information Officer of the Department of Homeland Security relating to geographic information. Page S10197 Levin Amendment No. 3808, to enhance customer focus on intelligence and to ensure independent intelligence analyses. Pages S10217-18 McCain/Lieberman Modified Amendment No. 3807, to develop a strategy for combining terrorist travel intelligence, operations, and law enforcement. Pages S10197, S10215-16, S10247 Collins (for Coleman) Amendment No. 3798, to amend section 510 of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to ensure widespread access to the Information Sharing Network. Page S10248 Collins (for Coleman) Amendment No. 3799, to require the enterprise architecture and implementation plan for the Information Sharing Network to [[Page D987]] include equipment and training requirements and utilization costs. Page S10248 Collins (for Coleman) Amendment No. 3800, to find that the United States needs to implement the 9/11 Commission's recommendation to adopt a unified incident command system and significantly enhance communications connectivity among first responders. Page S10248 Collins (for Snowe) Amendment No. 3911, to require a report on the methodologies utilized for National Intelligence Estimates. Page S10248 Collins (for Snowe) Amendment No. 3912, to require an evaluation of the effectiveness of the National Counterrorism Center. Pages S10248-50 Collins (for Snowe) Amendment No. 3932, relating to alternative analyses of intelligence by the intelligence community. Pages S10248-50 Collins (for Frist) Amendment No. 3864, to extend section 145 (c) of the Aviation and Transportation Security Act. Pages S10248-50 Collins (for Bingaman) Amendment 3772, to establish the position of Chief Scientist of the National Intelligence Authority. Pages S10248-50 Collins (for Reed) Amendment No. 3813, to find that risk assessments and protective measures for liquefied natural gas marine terminals should be included in the plan of the Secretary of Homeland Security to protect critical infrastructure. Pages S10248-50 Collins (for Feinstein) Amendment No. 3717, to provide that the Intelligence Community Reserve Corps shall have a personnel strength level authorized by law. Pages S10248-50 Collins (for Bingaman/Domenici) Modified Amendment No. 3771, to authorize employees of Federally Funded Research and Development Centers and certain employees of the Department of Energy national laboratories to be eligible for the staff of the National Counterterrorism Center and the national intelligence centers. Page S10250 Collins (for Graham (FL)) Amendment No. 3756, to establish additional education and training requirements for the National Intelligence Authority. Page S10250 Pending: Collins Amendment No. 3705, to provide for homeland security grant coordination and simplification. Page S10197 Lautenberg Amendment No. 3767, to specify that the National Intelligence Director shall serve for one or more terms of up to 5 years each. Page S10197 Kyl Amendment No. 3801, to modify the privacy and civil liberties oversight. Pages S10197, S10222-24 Feinstein Amendment No. 3718, to improve the intelligence functions of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Page S10197 Stevens Amendment No. 3839, to strike section 201, relating to public disclosure of intelligence funding. Page S10197 Ensign Amendment No. 3819, to require the Secretary of State to increase the number of consular officers, clarify the responsibilities and functions of consular officers, and require the Secretary of Homeland Security to increase the number of border patrol agents and customs enforcement investigators. Page S10197 Reid (for Schumer) Amendment No. 3887, to amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to cover individuals, other than United States persons, who engage in international terrorism without affiliation with an international terrorist group. Page S10197 Reid (for Schumer) Amendment No. 3888, to establish the United States Homeland Security Signal Corps to ensure proper communications between law enforcement agencies. Page S10197 Reid (for Schumer) Amendment No. 3889, to establish a National Commission on the United States-Saudi Arabia Relationship. Page S10197 Reid (for Schumer) Amendment No. 3890, to improve the security of hazardous materials transported by truck. Page S10197 Reid (for Schumer) Amendment No. 3891, to improve rail security. Page S10197 Reid (for Schumer) Amendment No. 3892, to strengthen border security. Page S10197 Reid (for Schumer) Amendment No. 3893, to require inspection of cargo at ports in the United States. Page S10197 Reid (for Schumer) Amendment No. 3894, to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to enhance cybersecurity. Page S10197 Allard Amendment No. 3778, to improve the management of the personnel of the National Intelligence Authority. Pages S10198-99 Byrd Amendment No. 3845, to enhance the role of Congress in the oversight of the intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government. Page S10102 Warner Modified Amendment No. 3877, to modify the role of the National Intelligence Director in the appointment of intelligence officials of the United States Government. Pages S10208-11, S10244 Leahy/Grassley Amendment No. 3945, to require Congressional oversight of translators employed and contracted for by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Pages S10211-12 Reed Amendment No. 3908, to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to award grants to public transportation agencies to improve security. Pages S10212-13 [[Page D988]] Reid (for Corzine/Lautenberg) Amendment No. 3849, to protect human health and the environment from the release of hazardous substances by acts of terrorism. Pages S10215, S10236 Reid (for Lautenberg) Amendment No. 3782, to require that any Federal funds appropriated to the Department of Homeland Security for grants or other assistance be allocated based strictly on an assessment of risks and vulnerabilities. Page S10215 Reid (for Lautenberg) Amendment No. 3905, to provide for maritime transportation security. Page S10215 Reid (for Harkin) Amendment No. 3821, to modify the functions of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board. Page S10215 Roberts Amendment No. 3748, to clarify the duties and responsibilities of the Ombudsman of the National Intelligence Authority and of the Analytic Review Unit within the Office of the Ombudsman. Pages S10218-19 Roberts Amendment No. 3739, to ensure the sharing of intelligence information in a manner that promotes all-sources analysis and to assign responsibility for competitive analysis. Pages S10219-20 Roberts Amendment No. 3750, to clarify the responsibilities of the Directorate of Intelligence of the National Counterterrorism Center for information-sharing and intelligence analysis. Pages S10219-20 Roberts Amendment No. 3747, to provide the National Intelligence Director with flexible administrative authority with respect to the National Intelligence Authority. Page S10220 Roberts Amendment No. 3742, to clarify the continuing applicability of section 504 of the National Security Act of 1947 to the obligation and expenditure of funds appropriated for the intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States. Pages S10220-21 Roberts Amendment No. 3740, to include among the primary missions of the National Intelligence Director the elimination of barriers to the coordination of intelligence activities. Pages S10221-22 Roberts Amendment No. 3741, to permit the National Intelligence Director to modify National Intelligence Program budgets before their approval and submittal to the President. Pages S10221-22 Roberts Amendment No. 3744, to clarify the limitation on the transfer of funds and personnel and to preserve and enhance congressional oversight of intelligence activities. Pages S10221-22 Roberts Amendment No. 3751, to clarify the responsibilities of the Secretary of Defense pertaining to the National Intelligence Program. Pages S10221-22 Kyl Amendment No. 3926, to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to ensure that nonimmigrant visas are not issued to individuals with connections to terrorism or who intend to carry out terrorist activities in the United States. Pages S10224-25 Kyl Amendment No. 3881, to protect crime victims' rights. Page S10225 Kyl Amendment No. 3724, to strengthen anti-terrorism investigative tools, promote information sharing, punish terrorist offenses. Pages S10225-31 Stevens Amendment No. 3826, to modify the duties of the Director of the National Counterterrorism Center as the principal advisor to the President on counterterrorism matters. Pages S10231-34 Stevens Amendment No. 3827, to strike section 206, relating to information sharing. Pages S10231-34 Stevens Amendment No. 3829, to amend the effective date provision. Pages S10231-34 Stevens Amendment No. 3840, to strike the fiscal and acquisition authorities of the National Intelligence Authority. Pages S10231-34 Stevens Amendment No. 3882, to propose an alternative section 141, relating to the Inspector General of the National Intelligence Authority. Pages S10234-36 Collins (for Inhofe) Amendment No. 3946 (to Amendment No. 3849), in the nature of a substitute. Page S10236 Sessions Amendment No. 3928, to require aliens to make an oath prior to receiving a nonimmigrant visa. Pages S10239-42 Sessions Amendment No. 3873, to protect railroad carriers and mass transportation from terrorism. Pages S10239-42 Sessions Amendment No. 3871, to provide for enhanced Federal, State, and local enforcement of the immigration laws. Pages S10239-42 Sessions Amendment No. 3870, to make information sharing permanent under the USA PATRIOT ACT. Pages S10239-42 Warner Amendment No. 3876, to preserve certain authorities and accountability in the implementation of intelligence reform. Page S10242 Collins (for Cornyn) Amendment No. 3803, to provide for enhanced criminal penalties for crimes related to alien smuggling. Pages S10250-51 Collins (for Baucus/Roberts) Modified Amendment No. 3768, to require an annual report on the allocation of funding within the Office of Foreign Assets Control of the Department of the Treasury. Pages S10250-51 Collins (for Stevens) Amendment No. 3903, to strike section 201, relating to public disclosure of intelligence funding. Pages S10251-52 Frist (for McConnell) Amendment No. 3930, to clarify that a volunteer for a federally-created citizen volunteer program and for the program's State and [[Page D989]] local affiliates is protected by the Volunteer Protection Act. Page S10253 Frist (for McConnell) Amendment No. 3931, to remove civil liability barriers that discourage the donation of equipment to volunteer fire companies. Page S10253 A motion was entered to close further debate on the bill and, in accordance with the provisions of Rule XXII of the Standing Rules of the Senate, a vote on cloture will occur on Tuesday, October 5, 2004. Page S10254 A unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing that notwithstanding the filing deadline for first degree amendments, it be in order for the Managers to propose cleared amendments prior to the cloture vote. Page S10253 A unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing that at 4:15 p.m., on Monday, October 4, 2004 the Senate proceed to votes in relation to certain amendments, and that no second degree amendments be in order to these amendments prior to the votes. Page S10254 A unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing for further consideration of the bill at 11 a.m., on Monday, October 4, 2004. Page S10287 Appointments: Commission on Systemic Interoperability: The Chair, on behalf of the Majority Leader, pursuant to Public Law 108-173, appointed the following individuals to the Commission on Systemic Interoperability: Vicky B. Gregg of Tennessee, and Ivan G. Seidenberg of New York. Page S10276 Nominations Confirmed: Senate confirmed the following nomination: Alan Greenspan, of New York, to be United States Alternate Governor of the International Monetary Fund for a term of five years. (Reappointment) (Prior to this action, Committee on Foreign Relations was discharged from further consideration.) Pages S10276, S10287 Measures Placed on Calendar: Page S10261 Additional Cosponsors: Pages S10262-63 Statements on Introduced Bills/Resolutions: Pages S10263-65 Additional Statements: Page S10261 Amendments Submitted: Pages S10265-76 Privilege of the Floor: Page S10276 Adjournment: Senate convened at 9:30 a.m., and adjourned at 6:19 p.m., until 10 a.m., on Monday, October 4, 2004. (For Senate's program, see the remarks of the Majority Leader in today's Record on page S10287.)
[Daily Digest] [Page D989] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] Committee Meetings No committee meetings were held.
[Daily Digest] [Page D989] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] House of Representatives Chamber Action The House was not in session today. The House will meet at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, October 4, for Morning Hour debate and at 2 p.m for legislative business.
[Daily Digest] [Page D989] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] Committee Meetings No committee meetings were held.
[Daily Digest] [Pages D989-D990] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] CONGRESSIONAL PROGRAM AHEAD Week of October 4 through October 9, 2004 Senate Chamber On Monday, at 11 a.m., Senate will resume consideration of S. 2845, National Intelligence Reform Act, and vote on or in relation to certain pending amendments beginning at approximately 4:15 p.m. During the balance of the week Senate will consider any other cleared legislative and executive business, including appropriation bills, when available. Senate Committees (Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated) Committee on Armed Services: October 6, to hold hearings to examine the report of the Special Advisor to the Director of Central Intelligence for Strategy Regarding Iraqi Weapons of Mass Destruction Programs, 2:30 p.m., SH-216. Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs: October 5, to hold hearings to examine the nomination of Pamela Hughes Patenaude, of New Hampshire, to be an Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, 2:30 p.m., SD-538. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation: October 5, to hold hearings to examine issues relating to E-Rate, 9:30 a.m., SR- 253. [[Page D990]] October 6, Subcommittee on Competition, Foreign Commerce, and Infrastructure, to hold hearings to examine issues relating to natural gas, 2:30 p.m., SR-253. October 7, Full Committee, to hold hearings to examine the effect of Federal bankruptcy and pension policy on the financial situation of the airlines, 9:30 a.m., SR-253. Committee on Finance: October 5, to hold hearings to examine redesigning the social security disability process, 10 a.m., SD-215. Committee on Foreign Relations: October 5, to hold hearings to examine the progress of the Millennium Challenge Corporation, 9:30 a.m., SD-419. October 6, Full Committee, to hold hearings to examine the impact of current visa policy on international students and researchers, 9:30 a.m., SD-419. Committee on Governmental Affairs: October 5, to hold hearings to examine the nomination of Gregory E. Jackson, to be an Associate Judge of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia, 10 a.m., SD-342. Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions: October 5, to hold hearings to examine public-private partnerships to improve nutrition and increase physical activity in children, 10 a.m., SD-430. October 6, Full Committee, with the Committee on the Judiciary, to hold joint hearings to examine responding to an ever-changing threat relating to BioShield II, 10 a.m., SH-216. Committee on Indian Affairs: October 6, business meeting to consider pending calendar business, 10 a.m., SR-485. Committee on the Judiciary: October 5, business meeting to consider pending calendar business, 9 a.m., SD-226. October 5, Full Committee, to hold hearings to examine opening the presidency to naturalized Americans, 10 a.m., SD-226. October 6, Full Committee, with the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, to hold joint hearings to examine responding to an ever-changing threat relating to BioShield II, 10 a.m., SH-216. Select Committee on Intelligence: October 6, to hold closed hearings to examine certain intelligence matters, 10 a.m., SH-219. House Chamber Program to be announced. House Committees Committee on Appropriations, October 5, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies, on Influenza Vaccine, 9:30 a.m., 2358 Rayburn. October 7, Subcommittee on Homeland Security, on Homeland Security Presidential Directive-8 Implementation, 10 a.m., 2362-A Rayburn. Committee on the Budget, October 6, hearing on Federal Revenue Options, 10 a.m., 210 Cannon. Committee on Energy and Commerce, October 6, Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection, hearing entitled ``Child Product Safety: Do Current Standards Provide Enough Protection?'' 10 a.m., 2123 Rayburn. Committee on Financial Services, October 6, Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance, and Government Sponsored Enterprises, hearing entitled ``The OFHEO Report: Allegations of Accounting and Management Failure at Fannie Mae,'' 10 a.m., 2128 Rayburn. October 7, Subcommittee Housing and Community Opportunity, hearing entitled ``Mortgage Fraud and its Impact on Mortgage Lenders,'' 10 a.m., 2128 Rayburn. Committee on Government Reform, October 5, Subcommittee on National Security, Emerging Threats and International Relations, hearing entitled ``The U.N. Oil for Food Program: Cash Cow Meets Paper Tiger,'' 11 a.m., 2154 Rayburn. October 6, Subcommittee on Energy Policy, Natural Resources and Regulatory Affairs, hearing entitled ``Current Challenges in Combating the West Nile Virus,'' 10 a.m., 2247 Rayburn. October 6, Subcommittee on Human Rights and Wellness, hearing entitled ``A Global Killer: HIV and AIDS in the United States and Abroad,'' 2 p.m., 2154 Rayburn. Committee on International Relations, October 6, hearing on the Annual Report on International Religious Freedom 2004 and Designations of Countries of Particular Concern, 10:30 a.m., 2172 Rayburn. October 6, Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, hearing on U.S. Trade Disputes in Peru and Ecuador, 2:30 p.m., 2200 Rayburn. Committee on the Judiciary, October 5, Subcommittee on Courts, the Internet, and Intellectual Property, oversight hearing on Peer-to-Peer Piracy (P2P) on University Campuses: An Update, 9 a.m., 2141 Rayburn. October 6, Subcommittee on the Constitution, oversight hearing on the Presidential Succession Act, 9:30 a.m., 2141 Rayburn. October 7, Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security, oversight hearing on Federal Offender Reentry and Protecting Children from Criminal Recidivists, 9 a.m., 2141 Rayburn. Committee on Rules, October 4, to consider S. 878, Bankruptcy Judgeship Act of 2003, 5 p.m., H-313 Capitol. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, October 6, Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation, oversight hearing on Maritime Domain Awareness, 10 a.m., 2167 Rayburn. Committee on Veterans' Affairs, October 6, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, hearing on the status of the Department of Veterans smart card initiative(s), 9:30 a.m., 334 Cannon. Joint Meetings Conference: October 4, meeting of conferees on H.R. 4520, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to remove impediments in such Code and make our manufacturing, service, and high-technology businesses and workers more competitive and productive both at home and abroad, 7 p.m., 1100 LHOB. Joint Economic Committee: October 7, to hold hearings to examine the long-run economics of natural gas, 10 a.m., SD-628. October 8, Full Committee, to hold hearings to examine the current employment situation for September, 9:30 a.m., SD-628.
[Daily Digest] [Page D991] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] *These figures include all measures reported, even if there was no accompanying report. A total of 161 reports have been filed in the Senate, a total of 310 reports have been filed in the House. [[Page D991]] Resume of Congressional Activity SECOND SESSION OF THE ONE HUNDRED EIGHTH CONGRESS The first table gives a comprehensive resume of all legislative business transacted by the Senate and House. The second table accounts for all nominations submitted to the Senate by the President for Senate confirmation. DATA ON LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITY January 20 through September 30, 2004 Senate House Total Days in session............... 115 96 . . Time in session............... 872 hrs., 22 776 hrs., 55 . . Congressional Record: Pages of proceedings........... 10,194 7,945 . . Extensions of Remarks.......... . . 1,760 . . Public bills enacted into law. 26 83 109 Private bills enacted into law 1 . . . . Bills in conference........... 6 16 . . Measures passed, total........ 410 559 969 Senate bills................... 111 37 . . House bills.................... 116 263 . . Senate joint resolutions....... 5 3 . . House joint resolutions........ 2 6 . . Senate concurrent resolutions.. 33 11 . . House concurrent resolutions... 29 69 . . Simple resolutions............. 114 170 . . Measures reported, total...... 257 302 559 Senate bills................... 171 14 . . House bills.................... 59 202 . . Senate joint resolutions....... 5 . . . . House joint resolutions........ . . 1 . . Senate concurrent resolutions.. 6 . . . . House concurrent resolutions... 2 6 . . Simple resolutions............. 14 79 . . Special reports............... 6 3 . . Conference reports............ 1 5 . . Measures pending on calendar.. 293 146 . . Measures introduced, total.... 1,104 2,013 3,117 Bills.......................... 875 1501 . . Joint resolutions.............. 15 25 . . Concurrent resolutions......... 53 159 . . Simple resolutions............. 161 328 . . Quorum calls.................. . . 1 . . Yea-and-nay votes............. 194 276 . . Recorded votes................ . . 209 . . Bills vetoed.................. . . . . . . Vetoes overridden............. . . . . . . DISPOSITION OF EXECUTIVE NOMINATIONS January 20 through September 30, 2004 Civilian nominations, totaling 496 (including 195 nominations carried over from the First Session), disposed of as follows: Confirmed..........................................154... Unconfirmed........................................321... Withdrawn...........................................18... Returned to White House..............................3... Other Civilian nominations, totaling 3,160, (including 5 nominations carried over from the First Session), disposed of as follows: Confirmed........................................2,693... Unconfirmed........................................466... Withdrawn............................................1... Air Force nominations, totaling 8,166, (including 3,572 nominations carried over from the First Session), disposed of as follows: Confirmed........................................5,582... Unconfirmed......................................2,584... Army nominations, totaling 5,883 (including 594 nominations carried over from the First Session), disposed of as follows: Confirmed........................................5,767... Unconfirmed........................................116... Navy nominations, totaling 9,362 (including 2,444 nominations carried over from the First Session), disposed of as follows: Confirmed........................................8,908... Unconfirmed........................................454... Marine Corps nominations, totaling 1,227 (including 2 nominations carried over from the First Session), disposed of as follows: Confirmed........................................1,225... Unconfirmed..........................................2... Summary Total nominations carried over from the First Session6,812 Total Nominations Received this session.............21,482 Total confirmed.....................................24,329 Total unconfirmed....................................3,943 Total withdrawn.........................................19 Total returned to the White House........................3
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[[Page D992]] _______________________________________________________________________ Next Meeting of the SENATE 10 a.m., Monday, October 4 Senate Chamber Program for Monday: After the transaction of any morning business (not to extend beyond 60 minutes), Senate will resume consideration of S. 2845, National Intelligence Reform Act, and vote on or in relation to certain pending amendments beginning at approximately 4:15 p.m. Next Meeting of the HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES 12:30 p.m., Monday, October 4 House Chamber Program for Monday: The House will meet at 12:30 p.m. for Morning Hour debate and at 2 p.m. for legislative business. _______________________________________________________________________ Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue HOUSE Baca, Joe, Calif., E1771 Blackburn, Marsha, Tenn., E1773 Brady, Kevin, Tex., E1761, E1765, E1769 Burgess, Michael C., Tex., E1761, E1763, E1763, E1764, E1768, E1769, E1770 Cardoza, Dennis A., Calif., E1762, E1766 Carson, Julia, Ind., E1775 Cramer, Robert E. (Bud), Jr., Ala., E1763, E1767 Cubin, Barbara, Wyo., E1778 Davis, Susan A., Calif., E1775 Eshoo, Anna G., Calif., E1762, E1765 Filner, Bob, Calif., E1764, E1768 Garrett, Scott, N.J., E1777 Gerlach, Jim, Pa., E1761 Hoeffel, Joseph M., Pa., E1769 Istook, Ernest J., Jr., Okla., E1777 Kaptur, Marcy, Ohio, E1770 Kildee, Dale E., Mich., E1763, E1767 McCarthy, Karen, Mo., E1776 McCotter, Thaddeus G., Mich., E1775 McInnis, Scott, Colo., E1761, E1765, E1767, E1767, E1769 Miller, Jeff, Fla., E1771 Ney, Robert W., Ohio, E1768 Ose, Doug, Calif., E1778 Portman, Rob, Ohio, E1771 Price, David E., N.C., E1763, E1766 Radanovich, George, Calif., E1762, E1765 Rangel, Charles B., N.Y., E1772 Renzi, Rick, Ariz., E1776 Serrano, Jose E., N.Y., E1764, E1768 Simpson, Michael K., Idaho, E1769 Skelton, Ike, Mo., E1762, E1765 Stupak, Bart, Mich., E1772 Terry, Lee, Nebr., E1772 Thornberry, Mac, Tex., E1770 Tiberi, Patrick J., Ohio, E1774 Towns, Edolphus, N.Y., E1773 Udall, Tom, N.M., E1773 Vitter, David, La., E1775 Weldon, Dave, Fla., E1778 Wilson, Joe, S.C., E1775 Wynn, Albert Russell, Md., E1776