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  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.92 to S.Amdt.2   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
    Amends Bill: S.1
    Sponsor: Sen. Burr, Richard [R-NC] (Submitted 01/21/2015) (Proposed 01/27/2015)
    Cosponsors: 20
    Latest Action: 01/29/15 Amendment SA 92, under the order of 1/28/15, not having achieved 60 votes in the affirmative, was not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 59 - 39. Record Vote Number: 43.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.70 to S.Amdt.2   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To require that the Administrator of the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration make a certification and submit to Congress the results of a study before the pipeline may be constructed, connected, operated, or maintained.
    Amends Bill: S.1
    Sponsor: Sen. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI] (Submitted 01/20/2015) (Proposed 01/27/2015)
    Cosponsors: 2
    Latest Action: 01/28/15 Amendment SA 70, under the order of 1/27/2015, not having achieved 60 votes in the affirmative, was not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 40 - 58. Record Vote Number: 32.
  • AMENDMENT

    S.Amdt.55 to S.Amdt.2   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: To require a study of the potential environmental impact of by-products of the Keystone XL pipeline.
    Amends Bill: S.1
    Sponsor: Sen. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI] (Submitted 01/16/2015) (Proposed 01/27/2015)
    Cosponsors: 1
    Latest Action: 01/29/15 Proposed amendment SA 55 withdrawn in Senate. (consideration: CR S626)
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.1122   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Amendment requires that student borrowers receive an explanation of the impact of a delinquency or default on a loan to their credit score, including the borrower's future ability to find employment or purchase a home or a car.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4984
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-14] (Offered 07/24/2014)
    Latest Action: 07/24/14 On agreeing to the Peters (MI) amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.638   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Amendment prohibits the use of funds for a contract that includes first-class travel by the contractor.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4486
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-14] (Offered 04/30/2014)
    Latest Action: 04/30/14 On agreeing to the Peters (MI) amendment (A021) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.1034   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to increase the International Trade Administration Account by $9 million; increase the United States Trade Representative Account by $1,790,000; and reduce the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Cross Agency Support Account by $17 million in an effort to fully fund the Interagency Trade Enforcement Center (ITEC).
    Amends Bill: H.R.5326
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] (Offered 05/08/2012)
    Latest Action: 05/08/12 On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A001) Failed by recorded vote: 141 - 261 (Roll no. 202).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.1008   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to strike title III of the bill which allows the importation of endangered polar bear trophies from Canada by hunters who killed the bears despite warnings that importation of the bears would likely be illegal.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4089
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] (Offered 04/17/2012)
    Latest Action: 04/17/12 On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A004) Failed by recorded vote: 155 - 262 (Roll no. 160).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.982   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to require publicly traded companies to disclose on an annual basis the total number of employees they have in each country and the percentage increase or decrease in employment in each country.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3606
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] (Offered 03/08/2012)
    Latest Action: 03/08/12 On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A015) Failed by recorded vote: 175 - 239 (Roll no. 107).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.914   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to add a factual findings section addressing the macroeconomic impact of the tax cuts of 2001 and 2003.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3582
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] (Offered 02/02/2012)
    Latest Action: 02/02/12 On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A001) Failed by recorded vote: 174 - 244 (Roll no. 24).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.885   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to exempt all rules that OMB determines would result in net job creation from the provisions of the bill.
    Amends Bill: H.R.527
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] (Offered 12/01/2011)
    Latest Action: 12/01/11 On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A004) Failed by recorded vote: 179 - 243 (Roll no. 876).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.497   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment mandates a United States Patent Trade Office led study with the Small Business Administration on how to better utilize existing government resources for education and technical assistance to help small businesses with international patent protection.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1249
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] (Offered 06/23/2011)
    Latest Action: 06/23/11 On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.5   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment adds language to the bill stipulating that all amounts in the Presidential Election Campaign Fund after the date of the enactment of the legislation shall be transferred by the Secretary to the general fund of Treasury only if used to reduce the deficit.
    Amends Bill: H.R.359
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] (Offered 01/26/2011)
    Latest Action: 01/26/11 On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A001) Agreed to by recorded vote: 396 - 7 (Roll no. 23).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.741   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Amendment directs the VA to create a program to review all contracts after every 90 day period of inactivity to determine if the funds obligated for the contract could be deobligated and returned to the account from which the funds were obligated to be put to better use.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5822
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] (Offered 07/28/2010)
    Latest Action: 07/28/10 On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A013) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.740   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Amendment directs the VA to implement a program that would re-label prescription drugs used in VA hospitals to be sent home with discharged patients for outpatient use. Currently, veterans often have to go right to the pharmacy to refill what was discarded.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5822
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] (Offered 07/28/2010)
    Latest Action: 07/28/10 On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A012) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.531   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Amendment provides that the financial industry and not taxpayers, will be responsible for making up any TARP shortfalls and that the TARP program will not add to the deficit or national debt.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4173
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] (Offered 12/11/2009)
    Latest Action: 12/11/09 On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A015) Agreed to by recorded vote: 228 - 198 (Roll no. 962).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.489   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Amendment increases the maximum amount of stabilization loans in high unemployment areas to $75,000; delays repayment of stabilization loans in high unemployment areas for up to 18 months for new loans made after enactment of the bill and gives the SBA administrator authority to designate high unemployment areas as eligible for operating assistance grants under the new market venture capital program.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3854
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] (Offered 10/29/2009)
    Latest Action: 10/29/09 On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A013) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.415   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Amendment includes retrofitting advanced vehicle technologies to existing vehicles as an area of research under the bill.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3246
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] (Offered 09/16/2009)
    Latest Action: 09/16/09 On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.201   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Amendment provides that the Secretary of State shall report to Congress on the flow of people, goods, and services across the international borders shared by the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, and the Caribbean region.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2410
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] (Offered 06/10/2009)
    Latest Action: 06/10/09 On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A021) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.26   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Amendment preserves the requirement for credit counseling but would allow those who have received a foreclosure notice to file for bankruptcy as long as they have obtained the required credit counseling within 30 days after the bankruptcy filing.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1106
    Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] (Offered 03/05/2009)
    Latest Action: 03/05/09 On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A003) Agreed to by recorded vote: 423 - 2 (Roll no. 102).