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  • H.CON.RES. 122

    Providing for a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 83.

    Providing for a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 83.

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    Dec 13, 2014 Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
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    Dec 11, 2014 Passed/agreed to in House: Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 776, H. Con. Res. 122 is considered passed House.
    Dec 11, 2014 Received in the Senate.
  • H.RES. 777

    Recognizing the 66th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the celebration of "Human Rights Day".

    Recognizing the 66th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the celebration of "Human Rights Day".

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  • H.RES. 776

    Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 83) to require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of technical, policy, and financial experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and the Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to affordable, reliable energy, including increasing use of indigenous clean-energy resources, and for other purposes; waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules; and for other purposes.

    Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 83) to require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of technical, policy, and financial experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and the Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to affordable, reliable energy, including increasing use of indigenous clean-energy resources, and for other purposes; waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules; and for other purposes.

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    Dec 11, 2014 Passed/agreed to in House: On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 214 - 212 (Vote 561).
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    Dec 10, 2014 Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 150.
    Dec 10, 2014 The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 113-655, by Mr. Cole.
  • H.CON.RES. 123

    Directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the enrollment of the bill H.R. 3979.

    Directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the enrollment of the bill H.R. 3979.

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    Dec 12, 2014 Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
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    Dec 11, 2014 Received in the Senate.
    Dec 10, 2014 Passed/agreed to in House: On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to without objection.
  • H.CON.RES. 124

    Providing for a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 5771.

    Providing for a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 5771.

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    Dec 16, 2014 Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
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    Dec 11, 2014 Received in the Senate.
    Dec 10, 2014 Passed/agreed to in House: On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to without objection.
  • H.R. 5813

    U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Improvement Act of 2014

    To allow for a contract for operation of Melville Hall at the United States Merchant Marine Academy, after receipt of a gift from the United States Merchant Marine Academy Alumni Association and Foundation, Inc., for renovation of such hall and for other purposes.

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  • S. 2990

    State Trade and Export Promotion Utilization Program for American Small Businesses Act

    A bill to establish a State Trade and Export Promotion Grant Program.

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  • H.R. 5811

    Volunteer Emergency Responders Tax Deduction Act

    To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a charitable deduction for the service of volunteer firefighters and emergency medical and rescue personnel.

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  • H.R. 5816

    To extend the authorization for the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom.

    To extend the authorization for the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom.

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    Dec 18, 2014 Presented to President.
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    Dec 18, 2014 Signed by President.
    Dec 15, 2014 Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
    Dec 11, 2014 Received in the Senate.
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  • H.RES. 775

    Providing for consideration of the bill (S. 2244) to extend the termination date of the Terrorism Insurance Program established under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules; and providing for proceedings during the period from December 12, 2014, through January 3, 2015.

    Providing for consideration of the bill (S. 2244) to extend the termination date of the Terrorism Insurance Program established under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules; and providing for proceedings during the period from December 12, 2014, through January 3, 2015.

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    Dec 10, 2014 Passed/agreed to in House: On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 231 - 189 (Vote 554).
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    Dec 9, 2014 Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 149.
    Dec 9, 2014 The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 113-654, by Mr. Sessions.
  • S. 2987

    Fort Frederica National Monument Boundary Expansion Act of 2014

    A bill to expand the boundary of Fort Frederica National Monument in the State of Georgia, and for other purposes.

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  • S.RES. 595

    A resolution recognizing Nobel Laureates Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai for their efforts to end the financial exploitation of children and to ensure the right of all children to an education.

    A resolution recognizing Nobel Laureates Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai for their efforts to end the financial exploitation of children and to ensure the right of all children to an education.

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    Dec 16, 2014 Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent.
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    Dec 11, 2014 Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Menendez with an amendment in the nature of a substitute and with an amended preamble. Without written report.
    Dec 11, 2014 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 648.
  • H.R. 5803

    To require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of technical, policy, and financial experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and the Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to affordable, reliable energy, including increasing use of indigenous clean-energy resources, and for other purposes.

    To require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of technical, policy, and financial experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and the Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to affordable, reliable energy, including increasing use of indigenous clean-energy resources, and for other purposes.

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    Dec 12, 2014 Received in the Senate.
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    Dec 11, 2014 Committee on Energy and Commerce discharged.
    Dec 11, 2014 Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed without objection.
  • H.R. 5810

    To amend the United States Cotton Futures Act to exclude certain cotton futures contracts from coverage under such Act.

    To amend the United States Cotton Futures Act to exclude certain cotton futures contracts from coverage under such Act.

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    Dec 11, 2014 Received in the Senate.
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    Dec 10, 2014 Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
  • H.R. 5806

    Supporting America's Charities Act

    To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify and make permanent certain expiring provisions related to charitable contributions.

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    Dec 11, 2014 Failed of passage/not agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Failed by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 275 - 149 (Vote 562).
  • S. 2985

    A bill to designate a segment of Interstate Route 35 in the State of Minnesota as the "James L. Oberstar Memorial Highway".

    A bill to designate a segment of Interstate Route 35 in the State of Minnesota as the "James L. Oberstar Memorial Highway".

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  • S. 2984

    A bill to modify the definition of cotton futures contracts in the United States Cotton Futures Act.

    A bill to modify the definition of cotton futures contracts in the United States Cotton Futures Act.

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  • S. 2976

    Derivatives End-Users Clarification Act

    A bill to amend the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to specify how clearing requirements apply to certain affiliate transactions, and for other purposes.

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  • H.R. 5791

    FINER Act of 2014

    To increase transparency and provide for judicial review of administrative fines, and for other purposes.

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  • H.RES. 771

    Recognizing the 100-year anniversary of Big Brothers Big Sisters Southeastern Pennsylvania.

    Recognizing the 100-year anniversary of Big Brothers Big Sisters Southeastern Pennsylvania.

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