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  1. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.902   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Description Amendment deletes language that would have repealed section 907 of the FREEDOM Support Act which prohibits direct U.S. government aid to Azerbaijan.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4569
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 09/17/1998)
    Latest Action: 09/17/98 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A003) Agreed to by recorded vote: 231 - 182 (Roll No. 447).
  2. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.460   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Amends Bill: H.R.2358
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 11/05/1997)
    Latest Action: 11/05/97 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A002) Agreed to without objection.
  3. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.227   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Description Amendment originally sought to reduce Forest Service funding for forest road construction and reconstruction by $41.5 million and reduce from $50 million to $1 the amount to remain available for the construction of forest roads by timber purchasers. \ As amended by the Dicks amendment (A007), Forest Service funding for forest road construction and reconstruction was reduced by $5.6 million and the amount to remain available for the construction of forest roads by timber purchasers was reduced from $50 million to $25 million.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2107
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 07/10/1997)
    Latest Action: 07/10/97 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A006) as amended Agreed to by recorded vote: 246 - 179 (Roll no. 263).
  4. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.1327   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendment provides $9.3 million for Radio Free Asia.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3814
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 07/23/1996)
    Latest Action: 07/23/96 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A015) Agreed to by voice vote.
  5. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.1263   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendment makes technical changes to the impact aid formula.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3755
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 07/11/1996)
    Latest Action: 07/11/96 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A014) Agreed to by voice vote.
  6. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.711   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendment reduces by $2 million the appropriation for State unemployment insurance and service operations, increases by $4 million the appropriation for Department of Labor departmental management, reduces the Health Care Financing Administration program management appropriation by $2.29 million, and increases the appropriation for children and families services programs by $1.3 million.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2127
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 08/02/1995)
    Latest Action: 08/02/95 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
  7. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.712   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendment makes a technical correction and exempts individuals from provisions regarding political advocacy.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2127
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 08/02/1995)
    Latest Action: 08/02/95 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
  8. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.487   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendment limits the amount of funds appropriated for the Government of Turkey to $21 million.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1868
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 06/29/1995)
    Latest Action: 06/29/95 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A029) Agreed to by recorded vote: 247 - 155, 1 Present (Roll No. 443).
  9. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.476   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Amends Bill: H.R.1868
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 06/28/1995)
    Latest Action: 06/28/95 Mr. Callahan raised a point of order against the Porter amendment (A018). Mr. Callahan stated that the Porter amendment contained a limitation on a general appropriations bill and was, therefore, not currently in order. The Chair sustained the point of order.
  10. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.475 to H.Amdt.473   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description See DeLay amendment (A015) for description.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1868
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 06/27/1995)
    Latest Action: 06/27/95 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A017) Agreed to by recorded vote: 242 - 180 (Roll no. 426).
  11. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.297   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendment restores approximately $200 million rescinded from programs relating to the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies. \ As amended by the Castle amendment (A006) $10 million was transferred from the Eisenhower program to the DARE program.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1158
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 03/15/1995)
    Latest Action: 03/15/95 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A005) as modified and amended Agreed to by voice vote.
  12. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.249 to H.Amdt.247   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description Amendment to the Canady substitute amendment (A001) sought to require agencies to do a private property impact assessment before issuing a regulation or taking agency action; and would have required that the public have access to that assessment.
    Amends Bill: H.R.925
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 03/02/1995)
    Latest Action: 03/02/95 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A003) Failed by recorded vote: 186 - 241 (Roll no. 191).
  13. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.699   — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)

    Description Amendments en bloc increase the appropriation for community health centers by $100 million, rural health outreach programs by $26 million, and offset such funding in administrative and enforcement accounts.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4606
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 06/28/1994)
    Latest Action: 06/29/94 On agreeing to the Porter amendments (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 211 - 217 (Roll no. 302).
  14. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.698   — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)

    Description Amendments en bloc sought to increase the appropriation for the National Institutes of Health by $100 million and offset funding in administrative and unauthorized accounts.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4606
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 06/28/1994)
    Latest Action: 06/28/94 By unanimous consent, the Porter amendment was withdrawn.
  15. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.691   — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)

    Description Amendment transfers $10 million in USIA radio construction funding to Radio Free Asia.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4603
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 06/27/1994)
    Latest Action: 06/27/94 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A018) Agreed to by recorded vote: 318 - 89 (Roll no. 286).
  16. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.356   — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)

    Description Page 107, after line 20, insert the following: \ SEC. 315. PROHIBITION OF FUNDS. \ None of the funds provided under this title may be used to fund programs established by local educational agencies that serve more than 250,000 students.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1804
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 10/13/1993)
    Latest Action: 10/13/93 By unanimous consent, the Porter amendment was withdrawn.
  17. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.337   — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)

    Description Amendment allows the Director of the National Biological Survey to provide technical and scientific assistance to foreign countries who wish to carry out similar inventories of their biological diversity.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1845
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 10/06/1993)
    Latest Action: 10/06/93 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.
  18. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.246   — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)

    Description Amendment reduces by 5 percent the allocation of funds to any State which fails to provide a limitation on liability for program participants within 2 years of the enactment of the bill.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2010
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 07/28/1993)
    Latest Action: 07/28/93 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A014) Agreed to by recorded vote: 362 - 61 (Roll no. 378).
  19. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.244   — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)

    Description Amendment requires States to enact personal liability protection for national service program participants. \ As amended by the Bryant amendment (A013), language was added which requires States to impose certain conditions and exceptions in the granting of liability protection.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2010
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 07/28/1993)
    Latest Action: 07/28/93 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A012) as amended Agreed to by recorded vote: 358 - 69 (Roll No. 373).
  20. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.243   — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)

    Description Amendments sought to require states to enact liability protection for national service program participants and other volunteer and non-profit organizations. \ A point of order was sustained against the amendments on the grounds that they violated clause 7 of rule XVI in that they were not germane to the bill as reported.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2010
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 07/28/1993)
    Latest Action: 07/28/93 Mr. Bryant raised a point of order against the Porter amendments (A011). Mr. Bryant stated that the amendment was nongermane. The Chair sustained the point of order.
  21. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.242   — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)

    Description Amendment provides that training grants to promote risk management activities by national service programs are allowable under the National Service Trust Act.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2010
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 07/28/1993)
    Latest Action: 07/28/93 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A010) Agreed to by voice vote.
  22. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.198   — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)

    Description Amendment sought to reduce the appropriation for the National Forest System by $11.8 million.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2520
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 07/14/1993)
    Latest Action: 07/14/93 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A001) Failed by recorded vote: 164 - 262 (Roll no. 323).
  23. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.127 to H.Amdt.126   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description See Rohrabacher amendments (A006) for description.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2508
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 06/12/1991)
    Latest Action: 06/12/91 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.
  24. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.886   — 101st Congress (1989-1990)

    Description Amendment requird the President to certify to Congress that the Chinese Government was adhering to the provisions of the Joint Declaration on Hong Kong before most-favored-nation status could be extended for another year. As modified, language was added establishing principals that required United States nationals engaged in commercial activities in China and Tibet to follow certain ethical guidelines in conducting business.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4939
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 10/18/1990)
    Latest Action: 10/18/90 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A003) as modified Agreed to by recorded vote: 409 - 7 (Roll No. 485).
  25. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.718   — 101st Congress (1989-1990)

    Description Amendment provided that grants could not be made to a State unless the State provided by law that volunteers were immune from general negligence liability, and that the burden of negligent injury fell directly upon the service organization and not the individual volunteer.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4330
    Sponsor: Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] (Offered 09/13/1990)
    Latest Action: 09/13/90 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.