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  1. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.444   — 101st Congress (1989-1990)

    Description Amendment provided that a school district which operates a school-wide chapter 1 program and has a high concentration of former Head Start children will be given priority in its application for a Follow Through grant.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4151
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 05/16/1990)
    Latest Action: 05/16/90 On agreeing to the Tauke amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
  2. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.445   — 101st Congress (1989-1990)

    Description Amendment restored a waiver of law granted to Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming which allowed those States to operate their Community Services Block Grant program through local community departments rather than community action agencies. It also established an appeal process for private community action agencies if their funds were substantially reduced.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4151
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 05/16/1990)
    Latest Action: 05/16/90 On agreeing to the Tauke amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.
  3. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.252   — 101st Congress (1989-1990)

    Description Amendment sought to require the General Accounting Office to investigate and report to Congress concerning members of the Chicago Board of Trade and the emergency sale of certain contracts of sale of soybean futures made for delivery on July 11, 1989.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2869
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 09/13/1989)
    Latest Action: 09/13/89 By unanimous consent, the Tauke amendment was withdrawn.
  4. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.374   — 100th Congress (1987-1988)

    Description An amendment to add a new section reducing by 4.07% each amount not required to be appropriated by law.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3058
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 08/05/1987)
    Latest Action: 08/05/87 Amendment Failed of Passage in Committee of Whole by Recorded Vote: 145 - 280 (Record Vote No: 304).
  5. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.168   — 100th Congress (1987-1988)

    Description An amendment to strike the section of the bill providing for a study of caregiver referral and telephone listing services for the elderly, and to remove the stipulation that grants made by the Commissioner to eligible states to establish and carry out service credit demonstration projects be made annually.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1451
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 05/28/1987)
    Latest Action: 05/28/87 Amendment Passed in Committee of the Whole by Voice Vote.
  6. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.175   — 100th Congress (1987-1988)

    Description An amendment comprised of several amendments offered en bloc to cut the bill's authorizations for Older Americans programs by a total of $108.4 million in FY 1988, $76.8 million in FY 1989, $58.5 million in FY 1990, and $73.7 million in FY 1991. In addition, the amendment also cut the bill's authorization for supportive services by $69.6 million in FY 1988 and $186.1 million over four years; cut the authorization for congregate meals by $14.8 million in FY 1988, and $38.7 million over four years; cut research by $3.0 million in FY 1988, and $7.1 million over four years; and cut community service part-time jobs by $26.7 million in FY 1988 and $136.9 million over four years. Finally, the amendment would increase the bill's authorization for home-delivered meals by $5.6 million in FY 1988, and by $27.9 million over four years; and would authorize $25 million in FY 1988 for new in-home services for the elderly with an increase of $22.2 million over the following three years for such services.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1451
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 05/28/1987)
    Latest Action: 05/28/87 Amendment Failed of Passage in Committee of Whole by Recorded Vote: 95 - 297 (Record Vote No: 152).
  7. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.913   — 99th Congress (1985-1986)

    Description Amendments to set the FY 1987 authorization for each program at the FY 1986 appropriations level.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4116
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 06/17/1986)
    Latest Action: 06/17/86 Amendment Failed of Passage in Committee of Whole by Recorded Vote: 189 - 221 (Record Vote No: 172).
  8. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.872   — 99th Congress (1985-1986)

    Description An amendment to require HUD to publish in the Federal Register a description of projects which receive preliminary approval under the Urban Development Action Grant (UDAG) program, and to prohibit funding for any UDAG or Community Development Grant (CDBG) project which would assist foreign businesses at the expense of U.S. domestic businesses.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 06/04/1986)
    Latest Action: 06/04/86 Amendment Passed in Committee of the Whole by Voice Vote.
  9. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.800   — 99th Congress (1985-1986)

    Description An amendment to strike the authorizations for the Follow Through program and to repeal the Follow Through Act.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4421
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 04/29/1986)
    Latest Action: 04/29/86 Amendment Offered by Representative Tauke.
  10. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.751   — 99th Congress (1985-1986)

    Description An amendment to freeze the authorizations for FY'87 and FY'88 at the FY'86 levels of $400 million for community health centers and $45.4 million for migrant health centers.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2418
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 03/05/1986)
    Latest Action: 03/05/86 Amendment Passed in Committee of the Whole by Voice Vote.
  11. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.644   — 99th Congress (1985-1986)

    Description An amendment to authorize the Education Department to establish criteria to determine the eligibility of foreign medical schools to participate in the Guaranteed Student Loan program. These criteria may include a requirement that 90 percent of the school's American students score in the top quarter of an approved medical school admissions test, and that such students have at least a 50 percent pass rate on a test administered by the Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3700
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 12/03/1985)
    Latest Action: 12/03/85 Amendment Passed in Committee of the Whole by Voice Vote.
  12. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.506   — 99th Congress (1985-1986)

    Description A substitute amendment to the Jones (OK) amendment to require that all regulations promulgated before or after enactment of this provision that deal with lead content of gasoline provide for leaded gasoline to be used on farms (at a level of .5 grams/gallon). This is not to affect permitted levels of lead in gasoline for nonfarm purposes. A study of the effect of unleaded fuel on farm equipment is to be submitted to Congress by 1/1/87. Four months after submission of the report regulations on lead content of gasoline that are generally applicable shall apply to farms unless the EPA Administrator sets exceptions.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2100
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 10/07/1985)
    Latest Action: 10/07/85 Amendment Passed in Committee of the Whole by Voice Vote.
  13. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.341   — 99th Congress (1985-1986)

    Description An amendment to decrease from $11,202,000 to $8,500,000 funds for radio broadcasting to Cuba.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2965
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 07/17/1985)
    Latest Action: 07/17/85 Amendment Passed in Committee of the Whole by Voice Vote.
  14. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.532   — 98th Congress (1983-1984)

    Description A substitute delaying the imposition of access charges on local residential and single line business telephone customers until 1/85. Maximum access charge permissible at that time would be $1 per month, permitting a rise to $4 per month in 1988. It prohibits the imposition of any access charge on low income, "lifeline" customers. It deletes the bill's provision that temporarily freezes the discount AT&T competitors now pay and instead permits them to pay a new discount rate. It eliminates provisions requiring establishment of state consumer organizations and language authorizing the FCC to pay for some of the costs incurred by consumers who participate in FCC proceedings.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4102
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 11/10/1983)
    Latest Action: 11/10/83 Amendment Failed of Passage in Committee of Whole by Recorded Vote: 142 - 264 (Record Vote No: 488).
  15. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.276   — 98th Congress (1983-1984)

    Description An amendment to create a Congressional Commission on Defense Planning. The Commission is to study the current system of formulating and implementing national security and national defense policy, with particular emphasis on the planning and command structure of DOD. It is to make recommendations for measures to promote efficiency in defense planning and economy as well as improved administration. The commission is to have 15 members, seven appointed by the President, four by the Speaker, and four appointed by the Senate majority leader. It is to have subpoena power for hearings. It has one year to submit its report to Congress, and then in 30 days the Commission expires.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2969
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 07/26/1983)
    Latest Action: 07/26/83 Amendment Failed of Passage in Committee of Whole by Voice Vote.
  16. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.757   — 97th Congress (1981-1982)

    Description An amendment to the Energy and Commerce Committee amendment to prohibit the assigning of any frequency that is already in use by a nongovernmental broadcaster or is within 10 kilohertz of such a frequency.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5427
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 08/10/1982)
    Latest Action: 08/10/82 Amendment Failed of Passage in Committee of Whole by Recorded Vote: 109 - 277 (Record Vote No: 260).
  17. AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.75   — 97th Congress (1981-1982)

    Description An amendment to provide for a demonstration program to study effects of advertising on public broadcasting.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3238
    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Offered 06/24/1981)
    Latest Action: 06/24/81 Amendment Passed in Committee of the Whole by Voice Vote.
  18. BILL

    H.R.5916 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)

    To require the President of the United States to use the Strategic Petroleum Reserve in the event of a domestic energy supply shortage, to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act and the Export...

    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Introduced 10/24/1990)
    Committees: House - Energy and Commerce, Foreign Affairs, Judiciary
    Latest Action: 12/03/1990 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Power. (All Actions)
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  19. BILL

    H.R.5824 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)

    To authorize States to regulate certain solid waste.

    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Introduced 10/12/1990)
    Committees: House - Energy and Commerce
    Latest Action: 10/30/1990 Referred to the Subcommittee on Transportation and Hazardous Materials. (All Actions)
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  20. BILL

    H.R.5701 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)

    To amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act and the Export Administration Act of 1979 to prohibit the exportation of refined petroleum products except under certain circumstances.

    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Introduced 09/24/1990)
    Committees: House - Energy and Commerce, Foreign Affairs
    Latest Action: 10/30/1990 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Power. (All Actions)
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  21. BILL

    H.R.4997 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)

    To permit States to waive application of the Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 1986 with respect to vehicles used to transport farm supplies from retail dealers to or from a farm, and to...

    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Introduced 06/07/1990)
    Committees: House - Public Works and Transportation
    Latest Action: 09/28/1990 Executive Comment Received from DOT. (All Actions)
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  22. RESOLUTION

    H.Con.Res.364 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)

    Expressing the sense of Congress concerning a drawdown of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.

    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Introduced 09/05/1990)
    Committees: House - Energy and Commerce
    Latest Action: 09/24/1990 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Power. (All Actions)
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  23. BILL

    H.R.4735 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)

    State Dependent Care Development Amendments of 1990

    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Introduced 05/03/1990)
    Committees: House - Education and Labor
    Latest Action: 08/17/1990 Referred to the Subcommittee on Human Resources. (All Actions)
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  24. BILL

    H.R.4271 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)

    Avenue of the Saints Authorization Act

    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Introduced 03/14/1990)
    Committees: House - Public Works and Transportation
    Latest Action: 08/01/1990 Unfavorable Executive Comment Received from DOT. (All Actions)
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  25. BILL

    H.R.5102 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)

    To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to permit the Federal Communications Commission to accept voluntary service for the processing of amatuer radio applications.

    Sponsor: Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2] (Introduced 06/20/1990)
    Committees: House - Energy and Commerce
    Latest Action: 07/16/1990 Referred to the Subcommittee on Telecommunications and Finance. (All Actions)
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