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  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.17   — 114th Congress (2015-2016)

    Description: Beginning on page 13, line 18, strike section 5 (and redesignate provisions accordingly).
    Amends Bill: H.R.527
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-13] (Offered 02/05/2015)
    Latest Action: 02/05/15 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A002) Failed by voice vote.
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    H.Amdt.914   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: At the end of the bill (before the short title), insert the following: SEC.___. None of the funds made available by this Act may be obligated or expended to transfer man-portable air defense systems (MANPADS) to any entity in Syria.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4870
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-13] (Offered 06/19/2014)
    Latest Action: 06/19/14 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A048) Agreed to by voice vote.
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    H.Amdt.838   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: H.R.4745
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-13] (Offered 06/10/2014)
    Latest Action: 06/10/14 Mr. Latham raised a point of order against the Conyers amendment (A061). Mr. Latham stated that the Conyers amendment sought to change existing law and constituted legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.
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    H.Amdt.795   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Amendment increases funding for the National Homeless Data Analysis Project by $2 million.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4745
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-13] (Offered 06/09/2014)
    Latest Action: 06/10/14 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A018) Agreed to by voice vote.
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    H.Amdt.589   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Amendment sought to exclude from the bill's scope any executive actions taken to combat discrimination or to protect civil rights.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4138
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-13] (Offered 03/12/2014)
    Latest Action: 03/12/14 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A001) Failed by recorded vote: 188 - 227 (Roll no. 120).
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    H.Amdt.527   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to insert a complete new text entitled "Deceptive Patent Practices Reduction Act" which promoted transparency in patent ownership; protected customers who are targeted in infringement suits; directed the PTO to develop educational resources for small businesses; and instructed the PTO and others to prepare reports on several issues including the use of deceptive demand letters.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3309
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-13] (Offered 12/05/2013)
    Latest Action: 12/05/13 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A008) Failed by recorded vote: 157 - 258 (Roll no. 628).
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    H.Amdt.1147   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: At the end of title III, add the following new section: SEC. 306. REPORT ON CONSEQUENCES OF MILITARY STRIKE AGAINST IRAN. Not later than 60 days after the date of the enactment of this Act, the Director of National Intelligence shall submit to the congressional intelligence committees a report containing an assessment of the consequences of a military strike against Iran.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5743
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 05/31/2012)
    Latest Action: 05/31/12 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.
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    H.Amdt.1107   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to terminate the F-35B aircraft program and to authorize the Secretary to procure an additional number of F/A-18E or F/A-18F aircraft to replace the F-35B aircraft.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4310
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 05/17/2012)
    Latest Action: 05/17/12 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A009) Failed by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.568   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: At the end of the bill (before the short title), insert the following: SEC.___. None of the funds made available by this Act may be used for-- (1) deploying members of the Armed Forces on to the ground of Libya for the purposes of engaging in military operations unless the purpose of such deployment is limited solely to rescuing members of the United States Armed Forces; (2) awarding a contract to a private security contractor to conduct any activity on the ground of Libya; or (3) otherwise establishing or maintaining any presence of members of the Armed Forces or private security contractors on the ground of Libya unless the purpose of such deployment is limited solely to rescuing members of the United States Armed Forces.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2219
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 07/07/2011)
    Latest Action: 07/07/11 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A063) Agreed to by voice vote.
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    H.Amdt.499   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment clarifies the deadline for filing patent term extension applications covering drug products that must be approved by the FDA.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1249
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 06/23/2011)
    Latest Action: 06/23/11 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A009) Agreed to by recorded vote: 223 - 198 (Roll no. 485).
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    H.Amdt.492   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to permit the conversion of the United States to a first-to-file system only upon a Presidential finding that other nations have adopted a similar one-year grace period.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1249
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 06/23/2011)
    Latest Action: 06/23/11 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 105 - 316 (Roll no. 482).
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    H.Amdt.333   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment prevents funds authorized in the Act from being used to deploy, establish, or maintain the presence of Members of the Armed Forces or private security contractors on the ground in Libya unless the purpose of the presence is to rescue a Member of the Armed Forces from imminent danger.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1540
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 05/25/2011)
    Latest Action: 05/26/11 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A033) Agreed to by recorded vote: 416 - 5 (Roll no. 366). (consideration: CR H3730)
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    H.Amdt.1185   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description: Amendment inserted a complete new text.
    Amends Bill: S.431
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 09/27/2008)
    Latest Action: 09/27/08 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A001) Agreed to without objection.
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    H.Amdt.854   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description: Amendment establishes authority for a court to consider the extent of any harm to national security.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2102
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 10/16/2007)
    Latest Action: 10/16/07 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
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    H.Amdt.840   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description: At the end of the text of the bill, insert the following: SEC. 6. RULE OF CONSTRUCTION. Nothing in this Act shall be construe to affect intelligence activities that are otherwise permissible prior to the enactment of this Act.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2740
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 10/04/2007)
    Latest Action: 10/04/07 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
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    H.Amdt.831   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description: Amendment provides that the Department of Justice (DOJ) Inspector General is not required to refer to the Counsel of the Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR) of DOJ, allegations of misconduct involving DOJ attorneys and related personnel where the allegations relate to the exercise of the authority of an attorney to investigate, litigate, or provide legal advice.
    Amends Bill: H.R.928
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 10/03/2007)
    Latest Action: 10/03/07 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A001) Agreed to by recorded vote: 217 - 192 (Roll no. 935).
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    H.Amdt.837   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description: Amendment clarifies that the FBI investigate those fatalities resulting from the`potentially unlawful' use of force. The amendment also allows the Attorney General to request assistance from other federal agencies when assigning personnel and resources to the FBI Theater Investigative Unit. The amendment mandates that the FBI request security assistance from the Secretary of Defense in any case in which the FBI Units need adequate security.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2740
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 10/03/2007)
    Latest Action: 10/03/07 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.789   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description: Manager's amendment consist of the text of the amendment contained in House Report 110-319 and printed on pages H10292-10294 in the Congressional Record for Sept. 7, 2007.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1908
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 09/07/2007)
    Latest Action: 09/07/07 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A001) Agreed to by recorded vote: 263 - 136 (Roll no. 862).
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    H.Amdt.234   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description: Amendment sought to place a one-year ban on flag and general officers of the Armed Services from receiving compensation from any company that does greater than $50 million in business with the Department of Defense.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2316
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 05/24/2007)
    Latest Action: 05/24/07 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A003) Failed by recorded vote: 152 - 271, 1 Present (Roll no. 421).
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    H.Amdt.232   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description: Amendment clarifies the application of the bill's provisions regarding the posting of financial disclosure forms on the Internet.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2316
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 05/24/2007)
    Latest Action: 05/24/07 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
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    H.Amdt.544   — 109th Congress (2005-2006)

    Description: Amendment adds to the bill the text of the "Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2005".
    Amends Bill: H.R.3132
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 09/14/2005)
    Latest Action: 09/14/05 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A025) Agreed to by recorded vote: 223 - 199 (Roll no. 469).
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    H.Amdt.528   — 109th Congress (2005-2006)

    Description: Amendment provides for inclusion of gender and crimes committed by and directed against juveniles for coverage under the Hate Crime Statistics Act.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3132
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 09/14/2005)
    Latest Action: 09/14/05 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A009) Agreed to by voice vote.
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    H.Amdt.543   — 109th Congress (2005-2006)

    Description: Amendment makes it a crime to knowingly misappropriate the personal identification information of a minor in interstate or foreign commerce.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3132
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 09/14/2005)
    Latest Action: 09/14/05 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A024) Agreed to by voice vote.
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    H.Amdt.524   — 109th Congress (2005-2006)

    Description: Amendment provides for the establishment of a Children's Safety Office within the Department of Justice under the general authority of the Attorney General.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3132
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 09/14/2005)
    Latest Action: 09/14/05 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.
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    H.Amdt.525   — 109th Congress (2005-2006)

    Description: Amendment provides for grants to be made available through the Bureau of Justice Assistance to law enforcement agencies to combat sexual abuse of children.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3132
    Sponsor: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Offered 09/14/2005)
    Latest Action: 09/14/05 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.