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  1. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.742   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description Amendments en bloc: (1) provide that cable operators must provide at least 30 days advance notice of any increase in cable rates over 5 percent; (2) clarifies language that protects grandfathered rate regulation agreements between franchising authorities and cable operators; (3) make certain technical corrections drafting errors in the bill; (4) allow commercial broadcasters to choose to be carried on the same channel on the cable system as they were carried on the system as of Jan. 1, 1992; (5) require the FCC to update its current listing of the nation's television markets; (6) indemnify local franchising authorities against damage claims, except for damage claims based on discrimination of any type; (7) require the FCC study on sport migration to include an analysis of preclusive contracts between college athletic conferences and video programming vendors; and (8) give cable consumers the right to prevent certain cable channels from being broadcast into their homes.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4850
    Sponsor: Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-16] (Offered 07/23/1992)
    Latest Action: 07/23/92 On agreeing to the Dingell amendments (A007) Agreed to by recorded vote: 403 - 2 (Roll no. 309).
  2. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.572 to H.Amdt.569   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description Amendment to the Miller (CA) amendment (A019) sought to amend the Federal Power Act (FPA) by: (1) preventing hydroelectric power licensees from condemning State and local park, recreation, and wildlife refuge areas to build new dams; (2) requiring the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to give weight to State legislative actions in licensing decisions; (3) reversing a court decision which required new hydro projects to receive certain permits; and (4) authorizing FERC to assess and collect civil penalties for violations of the FPA and relevant regulations.
    Amends Bill: H.R.776
    Sponsor: Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-16] (Offered 05/27/1992)
    Latest Action: 05/27/92 On agreeing to the Dingell amendment (A022) Failed by recorded vote: 195 - 221 (Roll no. 142).
  3. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.567   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description Amendments en bloc: (1) eliminate the provisions of the bill which grant States authority to regulate disposal of low-level radioactive waste deregulated by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission; (2) require the EPA to establish decontamination standards for certain contaminated sites; and (3) restrict the disposal of certain radioactive material at uranium mill tailing sites.
    Amends Bill: H.R.776
    Sponsor: Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-16] (Offered 05/27/1992)
    Latest Action: 05/27/92 On agreeing to the Dingell amendments (A017) as modified Agreed to by voice vote.
  4. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.565   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description Amendments en bloc consist of the text of the Rahall amendment (A013), as amended by the Mavroules amendment (A014), and modified by deleting the following provisions originally contained therein: (1) the requirement for replacement of contaminated or reduced local water supplies; (2) consideration by the Interior Department of market demand as a factor in issuing coal leases; and (3) the incorporation into law of the terms and conditions of the settlement agreement in the civil action between Save Our Cumberland Mountains Inc. vs. Lujan.
    Amends Bill: H.R.776
    Sponsor: Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-16] (Offered 05/27/1992)
    Latest Action: 05/27/92 On agreeing to the Dingell amendments (A015) as modified Agreed to by voice vote.
  5. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.559   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description Amendments en bloc: (1) add energy saving performance contract provisions to federal agency efficiency programs; (2) establish a revolving fund within the Treasury Department to finance federal agency energy efficiency programs; (3) clarify that the renewable energy initiative for the Western Area Power Administration is intended as a demonstration of renewable technologies and clarifies that the Secretary of Energy, if necessary, shall make all decisions relating to local requirements; (4) extend the Office of Nuclear Waste Negotiator for 3 years; and (5) add site selection criteria for the atomic vapor laser isotope separation uranium enrichment technology (ALVIS) facility.
    Amends Bill: H.R.776
    Sponsor: Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-16] (Offered 05/21/1992)
    Latest Action: 05/21/92 On agreeing to the Dingell amendments (A009) Agreed to by voice vote.
  6. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.558   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description Amendments expedite the permit process relating to site characterization activities of the Department of Energy at Yucca Mountain in Nevada in order to determine its suitability for the disposal of high-level radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel.
    Amends Bill: H.R.776
    Sponsor: Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-16] (Offered 05/21/1992)
    Latest Action: 05/21/92 On agreeing to the Dingell amendments (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.
  7. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.40   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description Amendment in the nature of a substitute established procedures for the final resolution of a labor dispute existing between certain railroads and labor organizations representing employees of those railroads.
    Amends Bill: H.J.Res.222
    Sponsor: Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-16] (Offered 04/17/1991)
    Latest Action: 04/17/91 On agreeing to the Dingell amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
  8. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.12 to H.Amdt.11   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description See Chapman amendment (A009) for description.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1281
    Sponsor: Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-16] (Offered 03/07/1991)
    Latest Action: 03/07/91 On agreeing to the Dingell amendment (A010) Agreed to without objection.