ARIZONA

Articles and editorials

A. James and Alice B. Clark Foundation Provides $10 Million Transformational Donation To Heal Combat Veterans and Their Family Members, E1622 [30NO]

Bills and resolutions

BLM: provide for disposal of certain land in Mohave County, AZ (see S. 467), S1500 [28FE]

Courts: appoint additional Federal circuit judges and divide the ninth judicial circuit into two circuits (see S. 295), S656 [2FE] (see H.R. 196), H44 [3JA]

___divide the ninth judicial circuit into two circuits (see S. 276), S655 [2FE] (see H.R. 250), H94 [4JA] (see H.R. 1598), H2182 [17MR]

___provide for conversion of temporary judgeships to permanent judgeships (see S. 1302), S3327 [7JN]

Dept. of Agriculture: convey at market value certain National Forest System land in Arizona (see S. 2062), S7001 [2NO]

Dept. of Homeland Security: facilitate communication between U.S. Customs and Border Protection and border ranchers (see S. 757), S2098 [29MR]

Dept. of Justice: improve claims process under the Radiation Exposure Compensation Program for those exposed to atmospheric nuclear testing (see H.R. 3531), H6572 [28JY]

___improve compensation under the Radiation Exposure Compensation Program for workers involved in uranium mining (see S. 197), S444 [24JA] (see H.R. 2049), H2787 [6AP]

Dept. of the Interior: approve settlement of water rights claims of the Hualapai Tribe and certain allottees in Arizona and authorize construction of related water project (see S. 1770), S5056 [7SE] (see H.R. 4723), H10419 [21DE]

___clarify use of amounts in the White Mountain Apache Tribe Settlement Fund (see S. 140), S314 [12JA]

___sell certain Federal lands in certain Western States previously identified as suitable for disposal (see H.R. 621), H682 [24JA]

Grand Canyon National Park: establish a bison management plan (see H.R. 3005), H5108 [22JN]

Greater Grand Canyon Heritage National Monument: designate (see H.R. 360), H194 [6JA]

Kaibab National Forest: clarify mapping error to allow the purchase of certain lands by Young Life (organization) (see S. 466), S1500 [28FE]

Native Americans: confirm undocumented Federal rights-of-way or easements, clarify boundaries, and take certain land into trust relative to the Gila River Indian Community Reservation in Arizona (see H.R. 4032), H8029 [12OC]

Public lands: convey certain land inholdings owned by the U.S. to the Tucson Unified School District and Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona (see H.R. 1404), H1593 [7MR]

___establish a procedure for resolving claims to certain rights-of-way (see S. 468), S1500 [28FE] (see H.R. 3270), H5920 [17JY]

___repeal land exchange with Resolution Copper Mining (company) (see S. 1375), S3555 [15JN] (see H.R. 2915), H4937 [15JN]

Senate Legal Counsel: authorize testimony, document production, and representation in Arizona v. Mark Louis Prichard (see S. Res. 343), S7360 [28NO]

Tucson, AZ: establish a national memorial to honor victims of 2011 shooting at ``Congress on Your Corner'' event (see S. 62), S154 [9JA] (see H.R. 362), H194 [6JA]

Certificates of election

Senate: John McCain, S3 [3JA]

Letters

Resignation from the House of Representatives: Trent Franks, H9760 [11DE]

Oaths of office

McCain, John: Senate, S5 [3JA]

Remarks in House

Ahsan, Ayesha: Congressional Award Gold Medal recipient, H5033 [21JN]

Courts: divide the ninth judicial circuit into two circuits, H2966 [28AP]

___divide the ninth judicial circuit into two circuits (H.R. 250), H2733 [5AP]

___divide the ninth judicial circuit into two circuits (H.R. 1598), H2175 [17MR], H2887, H2889 [26AP]

Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ: 355th Civil Engineering Squadron Fire Emergency Services recipient of Arizona Second Congressional District First Responders of Distinction Award, H5440 [12JY]

Dept. of Justice: request to unseal records relative to investigation of operations transferring firearms to drug cartels where U.S. law enforcement personnel do not monitor such firearms, H5127 [23JN]

Dodie Londen Excellence in Public Service Series (organization): tribute to graduates, E1081 [28JY]

House of Representatives: moment of silence in honor of the anniversary of Tucson, AZ, ``Congress on your Corner'' shooting attacks, H165 [5JA]

Maine, Macy: Girls Rule Foundation Brilliant, Beautiful and Bold Role Model Award recipient, H315 [11JA]

Mason, Hannah: Girls Rule Foundation Brilliant, Beautiful and Bold Role Model Award recipient, H315 [11JA]

National Police Week: observance, H4343 [18MY]

Phoenix, AZ: opening of Southeast VA Health Care Clinic, H2174 [17MR]

Public lands: convey certain land inholdings owned by the U.S. to the Tucson Unified School District and Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona (H.R. 1404), H5405H5407 [11JY]

Sonoita, AZ: tribute to Boulder Crest Retreat for Military and Veteran Wellness, E1621, E1622 [30NO], E1648 [4DE]

Statehood: anniversary, H1488 [2MR], E208 [16FE]

Stompro, Mertie: Arizona Second Congressional District First Responders of Distinction Award recipient, H5440 [12JY]

Remarks in Senate

Courts: divide the ninth judicial circuit into two circuits (S. 276), S657 [2FE]

Dept. of the Interior: clarify use of amounts in the White Mountain Apache Tribe Settlement Fund (S. 140), S2814 [8MY]

Flake, Senator: condemn current discord and dysfunction in political dialogue and announce intention to retire from the Senate at end of current term, S6735 [24OC]

Kaibab National Forest: clarify mapping error to allow the purchase of certain lands by Young Life (organization) (S. 466), S8268, S8269 [21DE]

Mayo Clinic: tribute to Phoenix, AZ, campus, S6899 [31OC]

McCain, Senator: appreciation for tributes, S5713 [14SE]

___appreciation of opportunity to serve, S4168 [25JY]

Senate Legal Counsel: authorize testimony, document production, and representation in Arizona v. Mark Louis Prichard (S. Res. 343), S7337 [28NO]

Reports filed

Dept. of the Interior Clarification of Use of Amounts in White Mountain Apache Tribe Settlement Fund: Committee on Natural Resources (House) (S. 140) (H. Rept. 115–441), H9707 [6DE]

Dept. of the Interior Use of Amounts in the White Mountain Apache Tribe Settlement Fund Clarification: Committee on Indian Affairs (Senate) (S. 140) (S. Rept. 115–7), S1935 [22MR]

Kaibab National Forest Mapping Error Clarification To Allow the Purchase of Certain Lands by Young Life (organization): Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 466) (S. Rept. 115–41), S2720 [3MY]

Pascua Yaqui Tribe Land Conveyance Act: Committee on Natural Resources (House) (H.R. 1404) (H. Rept. 115–205), H5431 [11JY]

Resignations

House of Representatives: Trent Franks, H9760 [11DE]

Texts of

H.R. 1404, Pascua Yaqui Tribe Land Conveyance Act, H5405 [11JY]

S. 140, Dept. of the Interior clarification of use of amounts in the White Mountain Apache Tribe Settlement Fund, S2814 [8MY]

S. 466, Kaibab National Forest mapping error clarification to allow the purchase of certain lands by Young Life (organization), S8269 [21DE]

S. Res. 343, Senate Legal Counsel testimony, document production, and representation in Arizona v. Mark Louis Prichard, S7362 [28NO]

Tributes

Biggs, Representative, H455 [12JA]

Flake, Senator, S2579 [27AP], S6736 [24OC], S6778 [25OC]

McCain, Senator, S2439 [7AP], S3510 [15JN], S4009, S4014, S4015 [17JY], S4034 [18JY], S4087, S4089, S4090, S4103, S4107 [20JY], S4165, S4170 [25JY], S4354, S4360 [27JY], S5713 [14SE], S7132 [9NO], H6136 [20JY], H8685 [9NO]