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  1. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.768   — 108th Congress (2003-2004)

    Description At the end of the bill, insert after the last section (preceding the short title) the following new section: \ SEC. __. None of the funds appropriated by this Act may be used by the Secretary of the Treasury to implement, pursuant to sections 8348(j)(1) and 8348(l)(2) of title 5, United States Code, any suspension of issuance of obligations of the United States for purchase by the Civil Service Retirement and Disability Fund, to implement, pursuant to sections 8438(g)(1) and 8438(h)(2) of such title, any suspension of issuance of obligations of the United States for purchase by the Thrift Savings Fund for the Government Securities Investment Fund, or to implement, pursuant to section 8348(k)(1) of such title, any sale or redemption of securities, obligations, or other invested assets of the Civil Service Retirement and Disability Fund before maturity.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5025
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 09/21/2004)
    Latest Action: 09/22/04 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A018) Agreed to by recorded vote: 404 - 8 (Roll no. 463).
  2. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.488   — 108th Congress (2003-2004)

    Description Amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in House Report 108-446 and numbered 2 was offered as the Blue Dog substitute.
    Amends Bill: H.Con.Res.393
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 03/25/2004)
    Latest Action: 03/25/04 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 183 - 243 (Roll no. 89).
  3. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.323   — 107th Congress (2001-2002)

    Description Amendment authorizes Puerto Rico to spend up to $6 million to upgrade the electronic data processing system used to provide food assistance and determine eligibility; and reallocates funding for the food stamp program in American Samoa.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2646
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 10/03/2001)
    Latest Action: 10/03/01 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.
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    H.Amdt.322   — 107th Congress (2001-2002)

    Description Amendment requires USDA to review the effects that decoupled payments under the Agriculture Market Transition Act have had on the economic viability of farmers and farming infrastructure; and requires the review to include a case study of the effects that decoupled payments, increases in decreases payments, for example, disaster assistance, and other countercyclical decoupled payments, will have on rice producers and the rice industry in Texas.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2646
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 10/03/2001)
    Latest Action: 10/03/01 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
  5. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.319   — 107th Congress (2001-2002)

    Description Amendment allows peanut producers to obtain marketing assistance loans and loan deficiency payments through an approved marketing association of peanut producers or the Farm Service Agency.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2646
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 10/03/2001)
    Latest Action: 10/03/01 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
  6. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.19   — 107th Congress (2001-2002)

    Description Amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in Part B of H. Rept. 107-30 and numbered two was offered as the Blue Dog substitute.
    Amends Bill: H.Con.Res.83
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 03/28/2001)
    Latest Action: 03/28/01 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A003) Failed by recorded vote: 204 - 221 (Roll no. 67).
  7. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.611   — 106th Congress (1999-2000)

    Description Amendment in the nature of a substitute, as modified, sought to retire the public debt by 2012; provide investments in education, veterans, health care and defense; and establish a $40 billion Medicare reserve fund that can be used for Medicare reform and a prescription drug benefit.
    Amends Bill: H.Con.Res.290
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 03/23/2000)
    Latest Action: 03/23/00 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A003) as modified Failed by recorded vote: 171 - 243, 1 Present (Roll no. 72). (text as modified: CR H1368)
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    H.Amdt.474   — 106th Congress (1999-2000)

    Description Amendment authorizes the establishment of a temporary pilot program under which milk producers and cooperatives are authorized to voluntarily enter into forward price contracts with milk handlers.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1402
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 09/22/1999)
    Latest Action: 09/22/99 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
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    H.Amdt.34   — 106th Congress (1999-2000)

    Description Amendment sought to strike language that requires the entire additional amount for Farm Service Agency salaries and expenses to be designated by Congress as an emergency requirement.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1141
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 03/24/1999)
    Latest Action: 03/24/99 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 77 - 345, 2 Present (Roll no. 67).
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    H.Amdt.33   — 106th Congress (1999-2000)

    Description Page 2, line 9 through line 12, ***.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1141
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 03/24/1999)
    Latest Action: 03/24/99 Mr. Young (FL) raised a point of order against the Stenholm amendment (A001). Mr. Young stated that the amendment provisions apply to portions of the bill that have not been read. The Chair sustained the point of order.
  11. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.449 to H.Amdt.448   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Description See Smith (OR) amendment (A001) for description.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2493
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 10/30/1997)
    Latest Action: 10/30/97 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
  12. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.257   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Description Amendment repeals a provision in current law that directs the conveyance of the Pecan Genetics and Improvement Research Laboratory in Brownwood, Texas, from the Agricultural Research Service to Texas A&M University.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2160
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 07/17/1997)
    Latest Action: 07/17/97 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
  13. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.943   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendments sought to delete the provisions that repeal the permanent agricultural law of 1949; authorize the USDA to spend up to $3.5 billion to conduct rural development, conservation, research, education, and extension activities; and establish the loan rate for oilseeds at 85 percent of the average price over the last five years, excluding the highest and lowest years.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2854
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 02/29/1996)
    Latest Action: 02/29/96 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendments (A014) Failed by recorded vote: 163 - 258 (Roll no. 40).
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    H.Amdt.97   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to add the text of H.R. 4600, amending the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974 to provide for the expedited consideration of certain proposed rescissions of budget authority which passed the House in 1994. The addition of this language would have enabled the President to choose between the use of a line-item veto procedure or expedited rescission procedures when proposing rescissions of appropriations or vetoes of targeted tax benefits.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 02/06/1995)
    Latest Action: 02/06/95 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A020) Failed by recorded vote: 156 - 266 (Roll no. 93).
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    H.Amdt.772   — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)

    Description Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to set annual caps on entitlement spending for FY 1996 through FY 2000; require cuts in spending of $150 billion over the next five years; require automatic, across-the-board cuts for all programs if reconciliation legislation fails to meet the established caps; and prohibit tax increases or discretionary spending cuts as a means of offsetting excess entitlement spending.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4604
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 07/21/1994)
    Latest Action: 07/21/94 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 37 - 392 (Roll no. 344).
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    H.Amdt.757   — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)

    Description Amendment in the nature of a substitute extends rescission procedures to Presidential proposals to repeal "targeted tax benefits" in revenue bills; provides that 50 House Members can request a vote on a motion to strike an individual rescission from the President's proposed rescission package; provides that the special rescission procedures established by the substitute are permanent; applies the special rescission procedures proposed by the President to any time during the year; does not apply the expedited consideration procedures to alternative rescission packages proposed by the Appropriations Committees; and specifies that the President has the option of earmarking savings from proposed rescissions for deficit reduction.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4600
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 07/14/1994)
    Latest Action: 07/14/94 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A002) Agreed to by recorded vote: 298 - 121 (Roll no. 328).
  17. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.652   — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)

    Description Amendment transfers $12 million from the crop insurance account to the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4554
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 06/17/1994)
    Latest Action: 06/17/94 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.
  18. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.471   — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)

    Description Amendment in the nature of a substitute: (1) requires the budget for the U.S. Government to be balanced; (2) requires a three-fifths vote of both Houses by roll call vote to increase the limit on the public debt; (3) requires the President to submit to Congress each year a balanced Federal budget; (4) requires a majority vote of both Houses by roll call for any tax increase; and (5) allows the Congress to waive the above requirements during a time of war or serious military threat.
    Amends Bill: H.J.Res.103
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 03/17/1994)
    Latest Action: 03/17/94 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
  19. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.392   — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)

    Description Amendment redefines which retail food stores can accept food stamp coupons; allows information provided by retail food stores to be shared with law enforcement officials; and requires that the Secretary of Agriculture spend up to $4 million on pilot projects designed to improve the investigation and prosecution of food stamp trafficking.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3436
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 11/10/1993)
    Latest Action: 11/10/93 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A001) Agreed to without objection.
  20. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.759   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description Amendment sought to delete language that permanently prohibits the Labor Department from spending funds to implement either final or proposed regulations that promote the use of helpers on Davis-Bacon construction projects.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5620
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 07/28/1992)
    Latest Action: 07/28/92 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 172 - 242 (Roll no. 325).
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    H.Amdt.723   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description Amendment sought to delete language that increases livestock grazing fees on Bureau of Land Management and Forest Service Lands.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5503
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 07/22/1992)
    Latest Action: 07/22/92 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A009) Failed by recorded vote: 164 - 245 (Roll no. 300).
  22. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.605   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description Amendment in the nature of a substitute: (1) requires that for any fiscal year total outlays shall not exceed total receipts unless approved by a three-fifths roll call vote of both Houses; (2) provides that the public debt limit shall not be increased except by a three-fifths roll call vote of both Houses; (3) requires the President to submit to Congress a balanced Federal budget; (4) provides that revenues may not be increased except by roll call vote of both Houses; and (5) provides a waiver to the above requirements during a declaration of war.
    Amends Bill: H.J.Res.290
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 06/11/1992)
    Latest Action: 06/11/92 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A004) Agreed to by recorded vote: 279 - 153 (Roll no. 186).
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    H.Amdt.532   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description Amendment prohibits Legal Services agencies from using any funds authorized in the bill to participate in any redistricting activities.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2039
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 05/12/1992)
    Latest Action: 05/12/92 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendment (A012) Agreed to by recorded vote: 286 - 123 (Roll no. 116).
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    H.Amdt.523   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description Amendments originally sought to require Legal Services attorneys to disclose the names of plaintiffs to defendants, unless a federal court allows the plaintiffs' names to remain confidential. \ As amended by the Frank substitute amendment (A006), the above was replaced with language which requires that all plaintiffs in an action be identified unless otherwise authorized by a court of competent jurisdiction.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2039
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 05/06/1992)
    Latest Action: 05/06/92 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendments (A005) as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
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    H.Amdt.522   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description Amendments sought to prohibit local Legal Services agencies from collecting attorneys fees from nongovernmental defendants.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2039
    Sponsor: Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] (Offered 05/06/1992)
    Latest Action: 05/06/92 On agreeing to the Stenholm amendments (A004) Failed by recorded vote: 178 - 240 (Roll no. 102).