Full Committee Business Meeting – July 22

Full House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
Full House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
Markup Date: July 22, 2015 10:00 am
H.R. 598, the Taxpayers Right-To-Know Act Amends the Government Performance and Results Modernization Act of 2010 to require an annual report disclosing the cost and performance of government programs and duplication among them. Passed Voice Link
Amendment ANS - Rep. Walberg Passed Voice
H.R. 2320, the Federal Improper Payments Coordination Act of 2015 Reduces improper payments by allowing the judicial and legislative branches, as well as state governments, access to Treasury’s “Do Not Pay” Initiative. Requires the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of State to share death information with other agencies and expand access to death information maintained by the Social Security Administration. Passed Voice Link
Amendment ANS - Rep. Mulvaney Passed Voice
H.R. 3089, the Grants Oversight and New Efficiency (GONE) Act Requires agency heads to work with the Secretary of Health and Human Services to submit a report to Congress and the Secretary that lists all of the covered grants in the federal government, recommends which grants should be closed out, and explains why each grant has not been closed out. Passed Voice Link
Amendment ANS - Rep. Walberg Passed Voice
H.R. 1613, the Federal Vehicle Repair Cost Savings Act of 2015 Requires the heads of federal agencies to encourage vehicle maintenance staff to use remanufactured vehicle components where such components will reduce maintenance costs. Passed Voice Link
S. 136, the Gold Star Fathers Act of 2015 Under current law, mothers of certain deceased or permanently disabled veterans receive preference in appointments for civil service positions.  S. 136 expands that preference to include fathers and unmarried parents—along with those who are widowed, divorced or legally separated. Passed Voice Link
H.R. 3116, the Quarterly Financial Report Reauthorization Act Allows the Census Bureau to continue conducting the quarterly financial report survey for 15 years, through September 2030. Passed Voice Link
H.R. 322 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 16105 Swingley Ridge Road in Chesterfield, Missouri, as the "Sgt. Zachary M. Fisher Post Office" Passed Unanimous Link
H.R. 323 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 55 Grasso Plaza in St. Louis, Missouri, as the "Sgt. Amanda N. Pinson Post Office" Passed Unanimous Link
H.R. 324 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 11662 Gravois Road in St. Louis, Missouri, as the "Lt. Daniel P. Riordan Post Office" Passed Unanimous Link
H.R. 558 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 55 South Pioneer Boulevard in Springboro, Ohio, as the "Richard 'Dick' Chenault Post Office" Passed Unanimous Link
H.R. 1884 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 206 West Commercial Street in East Rochester, New York, as the "Officer Daryl R. Pierson Memorial Post Office" Passed Unanimous Link
H.R. 3059 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4500 SE 28th Street, Del City, Oklahoma, as the “James Robert Kalsu Post Office” Passed Unanimous Link