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  1. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.913   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendment sought to delete language that places a limit of $250,000 for non-economic damages awarded to victims of passenger rail accidents.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1788
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 11/30/1995)
    Latest Action: 11/30/95 On agreeing to the Collins (IL) amendment (A004) Failed by recorded vote: 164 - 239 (Roll no. 830).
  2. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.787   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendment sought to strike provisions in the bill outlining revised definitions and procedures regarding "full and open" competition; add provisions instructing agencies seeking procurement bids to hold a conference for any interested firm to inform them of needs and qualifications necessary to compete for jobs; and allow agencies to make preliminary assessments on initial bids received to determine if proposals have a chance at receiving a contract.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1670
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 09/13/1995)
    Latest Action: 09/13/95 On agreeing to the Collins (IL) amendment (A001) Failed by recorded vote: 182 - 239 (Roll no. 660).
  3. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.427 to H.Amdt.426   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description See Clinger amendment (A004) for description.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1530
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 06/14/1995)
    Latest Action: 06/14/95 On agreeing to the Collins (IL) amendment (A005) Agreed to by recorded vote: 213 - 207 (Roll no. 371).
  4. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.200   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendment sought to specify that the proposed moratorium on regulatory rulemaking not apply to six "common sense" regulatory actions: rulemaking actions regarding the personal use of campaign funds; immigrant asylum requests; rulemaking actions by HUD to establish housing assistance preferences for the elderly, eliminating drugs from Federal housing, and designating urban empowerment zones; compensating Persian Gulf War veterans; Department of Justice rulemaking regarding development of a computer database to identify persons convicted of sexually violent offenses against minors; and rulemaking action by the Department of the Interior to establish hunting seasons for migratory birds.
    Amends Bill: H.R.450
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 02/23/1995)
    Latest Action: 02/23/95 On agreeing to the Collins (IL) amendment (A007) Failed by recorded vote: 181 - 242 (Roll no. 164).
  5. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.195   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendments en bloc sought to make the moratorium prospective effective only regarding regulations issued after the bill's enactment; and specify that no provision shall be construed to authorize or require any action that is subject to judicial review.
    Amends Bill: H.R.450
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 02/23/1995)
    Latest Action: 02/23/95 On agreeing to the Collins (IL) amendments (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 155 - 271 (Roll no. 160).
  6. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.208   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendment sought to delete language that amends the Paperwork Reduction Act definition of information collection to include "the disclosure to third parties or the public" of information, effectively preserving the 1990 Supreme Court decision regarding the regulatory oversight authority of OMB.
    Amends Bill: H.R.830
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 02/22/1995)
    Latest Action: 02/22/95 On agreeing to the Collins (IL) amendment (A003) Failed by recorded vote: 170 - 254 (Roll No. 155).
  7. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.54   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendment sought to change the effective date of the bill from October 1, 1995 to ten days after enactment.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 01/31/1995)
    Latest Action: 01/31/95 On agreeing to the Collins (IL) amendment (A043) Failed by recorded vote: 181 - 250 (Roll no. 73).
  8. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.8   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendments en bloc sought to exempt from the provisions of the bill Federal laws pertaining to aviation safety or airport security.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 01/23/1995)
    Latest Action: 01/23/95 On agreeing to the Collins (IL) amendments (A006) Failed by recorded vote: 169 - 256 (Roll no. 25).
  9. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.825   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description Amendment deletes language which permits the Consumer Product Safety Commission to retain revenue collected from user fees; and clarifies that a study required under the bill is to be performed within the authorized funding contained in the bill.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4706
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 09/10/1992)
    Latest Action: 09/10/92 On agreeing to the Collins (IL) amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
  10. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.680   — 100th Congress (1987-1988)

    Description An amendment requiring the Secretary General of the Department of Defense to conduct a study assessing the need for and availability of child care services for members of the Armed forces and civilian employees at Defense facilities nationwide and to report its findings to Congress within six months after enactment.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4264
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 05/11/1988)
    Latest Action: 05/11/88 Amendment Passed in Committee of the Whole by Voice Vote.
  11. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.419   — 100th Congress (1987-1988)

    Description An amendment to provide that an airport owner or operator will take such action as may be necessary to ensure that, to the maximum extent practicable, at least 10 percent of all businesses at the airport which sell food, beverages, printed materials, or other consumer products to the public are small business concerns owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals. The amendment further includes women under the definition of socially and economically disadvantaged individuals.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2310
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 10/01/1987)
    Latest Action: 10/01/87 Amendment Passed in Committee of the Whole by Voice Vote.
  12. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.370   — 100th Congress (1987-1988)

    Description An amendment to urge state regulatory commissions and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, in ruling on utilities' requests to include deferred premium amounts in their electric rates, to balance the potential financial impact on shareholders and to apportion these premium costs equitably.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1414
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 07/30/1987)
    Latest Action: 07/30/87 Amendment Failed of Passage in Committee of Whole by Voice Vote.
  13. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.1148   — 99th Congress (1985-1986)

    Description An amendment to require a 10% minority business set-aside for all defense advertising contracts.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4428
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 08/14/1986)
    Latest Action: 08/14/86 Amendment Withdrawn in Committee of the Whole.
  14. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.539   — 98th Congress (1983-1984)

    Description An amendment to permit high density metropolitan area exchange carriers to receive funds equal to the portion of the surcharges which are imposed on the areas.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4102
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 11/10/1983)
    Latest Action: 11/10/83 Amendment Failed of Passage in Committee of Whole by Voice Vote.
  15. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.354   — 98th Congress (1983-1984)

    Description An amendment to require the Administrator, within 18 months to prepare and submit to the Congress a report on the feasibility of easing the administrative burden on small quantity generators, increasing compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements, and simplifying enforcement efforts through a program of licensing hazardous waste transporters to assume the responsibilities of small quantity generators relating to the preparation of manifests and associated record keeping and reporting requirements.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2867
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 08/04/1983)
    Latest Action: 08/04/83 Amendment Passed in Committee of the Whole by Voice Vote.
  16. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.724   — 97th Congress (1981-1982)

    Description An amendment to the Complaints and Sanctions section of the General Requirements. The amendment provides that sanctions may be waived if the prime contractor has observed the following in relation to a subgrantee: a) established and followed an appropriate system for awarding and monitoring subcontracts, b) had a written contract with the subcontractee that has clear goals and obligations, c) diligently monitored the implementation of the contract, and d) took prompt action in face of evidence of noncompliance. Sanctions may be imposed if these or other parts of the act are not complied with.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5320
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 08/04/1982)
    Latest Action: 08/04/82 Amendment Passed in Committee of the Whole by Voice Vote.
  17. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.703   — 97th Congress (1981-1982)

    Description An amendment to prohibit the procurement of combat rations for the armed forces that are not packaged in the U.S.
    Amends Bill: H.R.6030
    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Offered 07/29/1982)
    Latest Action: 07/29/82 Amendment Failed of Passage in Committee of Whole by Voice Vote.
  18. RESOLUTION

    H.Res.511 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that a commemorative postage stamp should be issued in honor of Paul Robeson.

    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Introduced 08/02/1996)
    Committees: House - Government Reform
    Latest Action: 08/08/1996 Referred to the Subcommittee on Postal Service. (All Actions)
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  19. BILL

    H.R.3785 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Background Security Records Act of 1996

    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Introduced 07/11/1996)
    Committees: House - Government Reform
    Latest Action: 07/22/1996 Referred to the Subcommittee on Government Management, Information and Technology. (All Actions)
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  20. LAW

    H.R.2704 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    To provide that the United States Post Office building that is to be located on the 2600 block of East 75th Street in Chicago, Illinois, shall be known and designated as the "Charles A. Hayes Post...

    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Introduced 12/05/1995)
    Committees: House - Government Reform | Senate - Governmental Affairs
    Latest Action: 07/09/1996 Became Public Law No: 104-159. (TXT | PDF) (All Actions)
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  21. BILL

    H.R.3522 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Construction and Demolition Debris Disposal Act

    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Introduced 05/23/1996)
    Committees: House - Transportation and Infrastructure
    Latest Action: 06/06/1996 Referred to the Subcommittee on Surface Transportation. (All Actions)
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  22. BILL

    H.R.167 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    To require the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to provide assistance for emergency repairs in lower income housing projects operated by the Chicago Housing Authority.

    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Introduced 01/04/1995)
    Committees: House - Banking and Financial Services
    Latest Action: 04/29/1996 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E657) (All Actions)
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  23. BILL

    H.R.2845 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Environmental Equal Rights Act of 1995

    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Introduced 01/04/1996)
    Committees: House - Commerce
    Latest Action: 01/22/1996 Referred to the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Hazardous Materials. (All Actions)
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  24. BILL

    H.R.2537 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    To provide for the reliquidation of certain entries of imported chemicals.

    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Introduced 10/25/1995) (Private Legislation)
    Committees: House - Ways and Means
    Latest Action: 10/31/1995 Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade. (All Actions)
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  25. BILL

    H.R.1795 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Federal Acquisition Improvement Reform Act of 1995

    Sponsor: Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7] (Introduced 06/08/1995)
    Committees: House - National Security, Government Reform
    Latest Action: 06/28/1995 Executive Comment Requested from DOD. (All Actions)
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