Full Committee Business Meeting: November 3, 2011

Date: 
Thursday, November 3, 2011 - 1:04pm
Location: 
2154 Rayburn House Office Building

Legislative Action

The Reducing the Size of the Federal Government Through Attrition Act of 2011

Rep. Elijah Cummings amendment to H.R. 3029 was agreed to by voice vote.

Rep. Darrell Issa's amendment to Rep. Cummings' amendment was agreed to by voice vote. 

Rep. John Yarmuth's amendment to H.R. 3029 was defeated by roll call vote.

Rep. Stephen Lynch's amendment in the nature of a substitute was defeated by voice vote.

Rep. Stephen Lynch's amendment to H.R. 3029 was agreed to by voice vote.

Rep. Darrell issa's amendment to Rep. Lynch's amendment was agreed to by voice vote.

*H.R. 3029 was favorably reported to the House of Representatives by roll call vote, as amended.

 

H.R. 3289 - The Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2011

Rep. Elijah Cummings unanimous consent request to change the title of the bill to the "Platts-Van Hollen Whistleblower Protection Act of 2011" was ordered without objection.

Rep. John Tierney's amendment to H.R. 3289 was agreed to by voice vote. 

Rep. Bruce Braley's amendment to H.R. 3289 was defeated by roll call vote. 

Rep. Jackie Speier's amendment to H.R. 3289 was agreed to by voice vote.

* H.R. 3289 was favorably reported to the House of Representatives by roll call vote, as amended. 

 

H.R. 3262 - The Government Results Transparency Act

* H.R. 3262 was favorably reported to the House of Representatives by voice vote.

 

H.R. 3237 - The SOAR Technical Corrections Act

Rep. Darrell Issa's amendment to H.R. 3237 was agreed to by voice vote. 

* H.R. 3237 was favorably reported to the House of Representatives by voice vote, as amended.

 

H.R. 2297 - To promote the development of the Southwest waterfront in the District of Columbia and for other purposes

Rep. Eleanor Holmes-Norton's amendment in the nature of a substitute was agreed to by voice vote. 

* H.R. 2297 was favorably reported to the House of Representatives by voice vote, as amended.

 

The following postal naming bills were favorably reported to the House of Representatives by unanimous consent:

  • H.R. 298
  • H.R. 2079
  • H.R. 2158
  • H.R. 2415
  • H.R. 2422
  • H.R. 2660
  • H.R. 2767
  • H.R. 3004
  • H.R. 3220
  • H.R. 3246
  • H.R. 3247
  • H.R. 3248
  • S. 1412
Issues: 
112th Congress