PUBLIC BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS
(House of Representatives - September 15, 2010)

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                      PUBLIC BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS

  Under clause 2 of rule XII, public bills and resolutions of the 
following titles were introduced and severally referred, as follows:

           By Mr. GARAMENDI:
       H.R. 6126. A bill to provide for 100 percent expensing for 
     capital property placed in service on or after September 8, 
     2010, and before 2012; to the Committee on Ways and Means.
           By Mr. BUYER:
       H.R. 6127. A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to 
     provide for the continued provision of health care services 
     to certain veterans who were exposed to sodium dichromate 
     while serving as a member of the Armed Forces at or near the 
     water injection plant at Qarmat Ali, Iraq, during Operation 
     Iraqi Freedom; to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
           By Mr. McDERMOTT (for himself, Mr. Chandler, Ms. 
             Woolsey, Ms. Sutton, Mr. George Miller of California, 
             Ms. Richardson, Mrs. Capps, Mr. Tierney, Ms. Speier, 
             Mr. Critz, Mr. Loebsack, and Ms. Loretta Sanchez of 
             California):
       H.R. 6128. A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 
     1986 to permit the Secretary of the Treasury to issue 
     prospective guidance clarifying the employment status of 
     individuals for purposes of employment taxes and to prevent 
     retroactive assessments with respect to such clarifications; 
     to the Committee on Ways and Means.
           By Mr. McKEON:
       H.R. 6129. A bill to release the Bodie Wilderness Study 
     Area in Mono County, California; to the Committee on Natural 
     Resources.
           By Mr. STARK (for himself, Mr. Herger, Mr. Lewis of 
             Georgia, Mr. Reichert, Mr. Blumenauer, Mr. Davis of 
             Kentucky, Ms. Linda T. Sanchez of California, Mr. 
             Boustany, Mr. Meek of Florida, Mr. Roskam, Mr. 
             McDermott, Mr. Sam Johnson of Texas, Mr. Klein of 
             Florida, Mr. Linder, Mr. Higgins, Mr. Larson of 
             Connecticut, Mr. Etheridge, Mr. Pomeroy, Mr. Kind, 
             Mr. Levin, and Mr. Thompson of California):
       H.R. 6130. A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security 
     Act to expand the permissive exclusion from participation in 
     Federal health care programs to individuals and entities 
     affiliated with sanctioned entities; to the Committee on 
     Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways 
     and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the 
     Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as 
     fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
           By Mr. NYE:
       H.R. 6131. A bill to impose conditions on the 
     disestablishment, closure, or realignment of the United 
     States Joint Forces Command and on workload reductions of 
     civilian personnel of that command, and for other purposes; 
     to the Committee on Armed Services.
           By Mr. FILNER (for himself, Mr. Michaud, Ms. Herseth 
             Sandlin, Mr. Hall of New York, and Mr. Teague):
       H.R. 6132. A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to 
     establish a transition program for new veterans, to improve 
     the disability claim system, and for other purposes; to the 
     Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
           By Mr. ANDREWS (for himself and Mr. Rooney):
       H.R. 6133. A bill to require the lender or servicer of a 
     home mortgage, upon a request by the homeowner for a short 
     sale, to make a prompt decision whether to allow the sale; to 
     the Committee on Financial Services.
           By Mr. COFFMAN of Colorado:
       H.R. 6134. A bill to provide for a 10 percent reduction in 
     pay for Members of Congress; to make Federal civilian 
     employees subject to a period of mandatory unpaid leave, and 
     to reduce appropriations for salaries and expenses for 
     offices of the legislative branch, during

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     fiscal year 2011; and for other purposes; to the Committee on 
     House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on 
     Oversight and Government Reform, and the Judiciary, for a 
     period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each 
     case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the 
     jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
           By Mr. CONNOLLY of Virginia:
       H.R. 6135. A bill to extend contract periods for renewable 
     energy for Federal agencies, and for other purposes; to the 
     Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
           By Mr. CONNOLLY of Virginia (for himself and Ms. 
             Norton):
       H.R. 6136. A bill to reduce the heat island effect and 
     associated ground level ozone pollution from Federal 
     facilities; to the Committee on Oversight and Government 
     Reform.
           By Mr. ISRAEL:
       H.R. 6137. A bill to amend chapter 44 of title 18, United 
     States Code, to prohibit the possession of a firearm by a 
     person who is adjudicated to have committed a violent act 
     while a juvenile; to the Committee on the Judiciary.
           By Ms. NORTON:
       H.R. 6138. A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to 
     afford Federal employees residing in the District of Columbia 
     the same opportunities for political participation as are 
     available with respect to certain Federal employees residing 
     in Maryland or Virginia; to the Committee on Oversight and 
     Government Reform.
           By Mr. OWENS (for himself, Mrs. Lowey, Mrs. Maloney, 
             Mr. Tonko, Mr. Israel, Mr. Arcuri, Mr. Engel, Mr. 
             Serrano, Mr. Murphy of New York, and Mr. Holt):
       H.R. 6139. A bill to designate the facility of the United 
     States Postal Service located at 482 East Main Street in 
     Malone, New York, as the ``Almanzo Wilder Post Office 
     Building''; to the Committee on Oversight and Government 
     Reform.
           By Mr. RYAN of Ohio:
       H.R. 6140. A bill to designate the facility of the United 
     States Postal Service located at 4865 Tallmadge Road in 
     Rootstown, Ohio, as the ``Marine Sgt. Jeremy E. Murray Post 
     Office''; to the Committee on Oversight and Government 
     Reform.
           By Mr. SESTAK (for himself, Mr. Patrick J. Murphy of 
             Pennsylvania, Mr. Critz, Ms. Schwartz, and Mr. 
             Carney):
       H.R. 6141. A bill to amend the Workforce Investment Act of 
     1998, to authorize a national grant program for on-the-job 
     training; to the Committee on Education and Labor.
           By Mr. TONKO:
       H.R. 6142. A bill to direct the Secretary of Labor, the 
     Secretary of Energy, and the Secretary of Education to, 
     jointly, develop a workforce training and education program 
     to prepare workers for careers in the alternative energy and 
     energy efficiency industries; to the Committee on Education 
     and Labor.
           By Mr. TONKO (for himself and Mr. Stark):
       H.R. 6143. A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social 
     Security Act to eliminate the 190-day lifetime limit on 
     inpatient psychiatric hospital services under the Medicare 
     Program; to the Committee on Ways and Means.
           By Mr. CLEAVER:
       H. Con. Res. 317. Concurrent resolution commemorating the 
     national partnership between Alpha Phi Alpha, Kappa Alpha Psi 
     and Omega Psi Phi Fraternities and Big Brothers Big Sisters; 
     to the Committee on Education and Labor.
           By Ms. LORETTA SANCHEZ of California (for herself, Ms. 
             Richardson, Mr. Baca, Mr. Rangel, and Mr. Meek of 
             Florida):
       H. Res. 1619. A resolution honoring the bicentennial ``call 
     for independence'' that led to the establishments of the 
     independent sovereign nations of Argentina, Chile, Colombia, 
     Mexico, and Venezuela; to the Committee on Foreign Affairs.
           By Mr. HOLT (for himself, Mr. Cao, Mrs. Kirkpatrick of 
             Arizona, Mr. LoBiondo, Mr. Larson of Connecticut, Mr. 
             Pallone, Mr. Grijalva, Mr. Sestak, and Ms. McCollum):
       H. Res. 1621. A resolution recognizing the 100th 
     anniversary of the historic founding of Catholic Charities 
     USA; to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
           By Mr. BACA (for himself, Mr. Skelton, Mr. Courtney, 
             Ms. Richardson, Mr. Gutierrez, Ms. Berkley, Mr. 
             Cuellar, Mr. Cummings, Ms. Kilpatrick of Michigan, 
             Mr. Baird, Mr. Meek of Florida, Mr. Lamborn, Mr. 
             Arcuri, and Ms. Tsongas):
       H. Res. 1622. A resolution honoring the historic 
     contributions of veterans throughout all conflicts involving 
     the United States; to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
           By Ms. BERKLEY (for herself and Mr. Wamp):
       H. Res. 1623. A resolution supporting the goals and ideals 
     of a national day of remembrance for United States nuclear 
     weapons program workers and uranium miners, millers, and 
     haulers; to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
           By Mr. FARR (for himself, Mr. Baird, Mr. Blumenauer, 
             Ms. Bordallo, Mrs. Capps, Ms. Edwards of Maryland, 
             Mr. Faleomavaega, Mr. Honda, Mr. Jones, Ms. Lee of 
             California, Mr. Moran of Virginia, Mr. Pierluisi, Mr. 
             Thompson of California, Mr. Wu, Ms. Wasserman 
             Schultz, Mr. Doggett, Ms. Woolsey, Mr. George Miller 
             of California, and Mr. McDermott):
       H. Res. 1624. A resolution recognizing the 40th anniversary 
     of the Coastal States Organization, and for other purposes; 
     to the Committee on Natural Resources.
           By Mr. HASTINGS of Florida (for himself, Mr. Lipinski, 
             Mr. Bachus, Mr. Posey, Ms. Castor of Florida, Mr. 
             Lewis of Georgia, Mr. Bishop of Georgia, Mr. Cao, 
             Mrs. Davis of California, and Mr. Deutch):
       H. Res. 1625. A resolution recognizing the important role 
     zoos, aquariums, and other wildlife organizations have played 
     in the response efforts in the Gulf region following the 
     Deepwater Horizon oil spill that began on April 20, 2010; to 
     the Committee on Natural Resources.
           By Ms. WATSON:
       H. Res. 1626. A resolution commending the National Student 
     Leadership Conference for organizing college campus 
     experiences for high school students for more than 20 years; 
     to the Committee on Education and Labor.

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