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  1. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.563   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description At the end of the bill (before the short title), insert the following: SEC.___. The total amount of appropriations made available by this Act is hereby reduced by $8,500,000,000, not to be derived from amounts of appropriations made available-- (1) by title I ("Military Personnel"); (2) under the heading "Defense Health Program" in title VI ("Other Department of Defense Programs"); or (3) by title IX ("Overseas Contingency Operations").
    Amends Bill: H.R.2219
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 07/07/2011)
    Latest Action: 07/07/11 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A058) Failed by recorded vote: 181 - 244 (Roll no. 523).
  2. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.90   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description Amendment sought to increase funding for the Securities and Exchange Commission and decrease funds for the operations of the Internal Revenue Service and the General Services Administration.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 02/17/2011)
    Latest Action: 02/17/11 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A080) Failed by recorded vote: 160 - 270 (Roll no. 88). (consideration: CR H1143)
  3. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.693   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description See Lee of New York motion to recommit with instructions for explanation.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5072
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 06/10/2010)
    Latest Action: 06/10/10 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A014) Agreed to by voice vote.
  4. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.529   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendments en bloc consist of amendments numbered 11, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 28, and 34 printed in House Report 111-370.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4173
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 12/10/2009)
    Latest Action: 12/10/09 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendments (A013) Agreed to by voice vote.
  5. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.523   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment sought to create authority for the prudential regulators, the CFTC and the SEC, to set margin in swap and security-based swap transactions involving end users.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4173
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 12/10/2009)
    Latest Action: 12/10/09 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A007) Failed by recorded vote: 150 - 280 (Roll no. 957).
  6. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.517   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Manager's amendment, as modified, makes sundry changes to the bill.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4173
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 12/10/2009)
    Latest Action: 12/10/09 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A001) as modified Agreed to by recorded vote: 240 - 182 (Roll no. 953).
  7. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.409   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment, as offered, strikes provisions prohibiting callbacks of executive compensation approved by shareholders and inserts language prohibiting rules of financial regulators from requiring recovery of incentive-based pay under arrangements in effect on the date of enactment. As modified (page H9226 of the Congressional Record), text is inserted which clarifies that the intent is to prevent the SEC from making inappropriate requirements with respect to executive compensation.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3269
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 07/31/2009)
    Latest Action: 07/31/09 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A001) as modified Agreed to by recorded vote: 242 - 178 (Roll no. 683). (text as modified: CR H9226)
  8. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.121   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description See item 459 for explanation.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1728
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 05/07/2009)
    Latest Action: 05/07/09 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A015) Agreed to by voice vote.
  9. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.108   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment provides that no funds in the bill for legal assistance or housing counseling grants may be distributed to any organization which has been, or which employs an individual who has been, convicted within 10 years of the date of applying for legal assistance for a felony violation under Federal law relating to an election for Federal office.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1728
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 05/07/2009)
    Latest Action: 05/07/09 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A002) Agreed to by recorded vote: 245 - 176 (Roll no. 238).
  10. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.107   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment is a managers' amendment which incorporates various and sundry clarifying changes in the bill.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1728
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 05/07/2009)
    Latest Action: 05/07/09 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
  11. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.91   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment requires the Federal Reserve 1) to review the consumer credit card market, including through solicitation of public comment, and report to Congress every two years; 2) publish a summary of this review in the Federal Register, along with proposed regulatory changes (or an explanation for why no such changes are proposed). The amendment also requires the Federal banking agencies and the FTC to submit to the Federal Reserve, for inclusion in the Federal Reserve's annual report to Congress, information about the agencies' supervisory and enforcement activities related to credit card issuers' compliance with consumer protection laws.
    Amends Bill: H.R.627
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 04/30/2009)
    Latest Action: 04/30/09 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
  12. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.63   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment clarifies that an institution does not become subject to the limitations on compensation in this bill as a result of doing business with an institution that has received a direct capital investment under either the TARP or HERA; exempts severance pay from coverage if the payment is made in the ordinary course to an employee who has been with the institution at least 5 years prior to dismissal, as long as that payment is not greater than the employees annual salary or $250,000; requires that the compensation data which an institution must report annually to the Treasury must include contributions made for the benefit of an employees immediate family members; and creates a Commission on Executive Compensation to study the executive compensation system for recipients of direct capital investments under the TARP and make recommendations for legislative and regulatory action.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1664
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 04/01/2009)
    Latest Action: 04/01/09 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
  13. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.9   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Amendment requires that any assisted institution publicly report, not less than quarterly, on the institution's use of the assistance provided and requires the Treasury to make those reports readily available online.
    Amends Bill: H.R.384
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 01/21/2009)
    Latest Action: 01/21/09 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.
  14. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.2   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description Manager's amendment incorporates sundry clarifications with respect to the use of TARP funds.
    Amends Bill: H.R.384
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 01/15/2009)
    Latest Action: 01/15/09 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A001) Agreed to by recorded vote: 275 - 152 (Roll no. 19).
  15. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.994   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description (See item 357 for amendment explanation.).
    Amends Bill: H.R.2634
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 04/16/2008)
    Latest Action: 04/16/08 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
  16. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.991   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description Amendment made various technical corrections within the bill's "Findings" section, and added under the eligibility criteria the requirement that a country must be complying with minimum standards for eliminating human trafficking; cooperating with American efforts to stop illegal immigration to the United States and be committed to free and fair elections.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2634
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 04/16/2008)
    Latest Action: 04/16/08 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A001) as modified Agreed to by recorded vote: 424 - 0 (Roll no. 196). (text as modified: CR H2387)
  17. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.930   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description Amendment pursuant to the Graves motion to recommit with instructions to clarify that Hard-to-House families shall include households consisting of, or including, an individual who served on active duty in the Armed Forces of the United States for a period of not less than 90 days and who was discharged or released from such duty under conditions other than dishonorable.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3524
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 01/17/2008)
    Latest Action: 01/17/08 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.
  18. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.912   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Amends Bill: H.R.3915
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 11/15/2007)
    Latest Action: 11/15/07 By unanimous consent, the Frank (MA) amendment was withdrawn.
  19. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.899   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description Amendment makes a number of technical and conforming changes as well as enhancemen ts to the bill including the following: (1) clarifies the definition of loan originator; (2) narrows the scope of the preemption provision to make it clear that states cannot use or adopt state laws against securitizers/assignees for violations of the national standards or to impose remedies outside of the unique Federal remedy established in the bill, and to make it clear that actions for fraud, misrepresentation, deception, false advertising or civil rights laws are not preempted; (3) clarifies the registration requirements for the Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System and Registry; (4) allows consumers to obtain a cure from assignee or securitizer if creditor or other assignees cease to exist or go bankrupt; (5) clarifies the incentive compensation provision; and (6) adds a monthly disclosure requirement for mortgages.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3915
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 11/15/2007)
    Latest Action: 11/15/07 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
  20. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.849   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description Amendment provides that, for the purpose of increasing accountability, previous grant recipients applying for new grants must include in their applications progress reports for projects for which they used funds in the previous fiscal year.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2895
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 10/10/2007)
    Latest Action: 10/10/07 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.
  21. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.848   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description Amendment directs the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to establish an internet-based "Green Housing Clearinghouse" including best practices, technical recommendations and other informational material regarding green building techniques. Additionally, grantees would be required to self-certify how many of the total units they built with money from the national affordable housing trust fund were green.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2895
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 10/10/2007)
    Latest Action: 10/10/07 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.
  22. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.847   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description Amendment allows grantees to give preference to public employees, including first responders and teachers, who cannot afford to live in high-cost areas. These workers would have to meet the income eligibility requirements stated in the text of H.R. 2895.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2895
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 10/10/2007)
    Latest Action: 10/10/07 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.
  23. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.846   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description Amendment includes among the factors for consideration in selecting applicants to receive Trust Fund grant amounts, a consideration of the extent to which the design, construction, and operation of the housing reduces utility costs for residents.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2895
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 10/10/2007)
    Latest Action: 10/10/07 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
  24. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.844   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description Amendment adds additional flexibility to permitted fund uses, by allowing a grantee to use up to 10% of their funds for project operating accounts to cover shortfalls for projects assisted with trust fund dollars, to facilitate affordability for families below the SSI income limit.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2895
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 10/10/2007)
    Latest Action: 10/10/07 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
  25. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.843   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description Amendment establishes a state minimum allocation percentage, under which every state will receive at least one half of one percent (.5%) of the total funds available each year that are allocated to states, Indian Tribes, and insular areas.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2895
    Sponsor: Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] (Offered 10/10/2007)
    Latest Action: 10/10/07 On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment (A001) Agreed to by recorded vote: 418 - 2 (Roll no. 955).