On George Washington’s birthday, Senator Moynihan read President Washington’s Farewell Address. Measures Introduced:… read more
On George Washington’s birthday, Senator Moynihan read President Washington’s Farewell Address.
Measures Introduced: Thirteen bills were introduced, as follows: S. 2074-2086.
Washington’s Farewell Address: Senator Moynihan read Washington’s Farewell Address.
Iran Nonproliferation Act: Senate began consideration of H.R. 1883, to provide for the application of measures to foreign persons who transfer to Iran certain goods, services, or technology, taking action on the following amendment proposed thereto:
Pages S657-68, S671-72
Lott/Daschle/Levin/Helms Amendment No. 2820, to make certain improvements to the bill.
A unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing that a vote on final passage of the bill will occur on Thursday, February 24, 2000 at 11:30 a.m.
Nominations Confirmed: Senate confirmed the following nomination:
David J. Hayes, of Virginia, to be Deputy Secretary of the Interior.
Pages S702, S703
Nominations Received: Senate received the following nominations:
John Edward Herbst, of Virginia, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Uzbekistan.
Howard Franklin Jeter, of South Carolina, to be Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
A. Elizabeth Jones, of Maryland, to be Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Germany.
Rose M. Likins, of Virginia, to be Ambassador to the Republic of El Salvador.
Laurence E. Pope, of Maine, to be Ambassador to the State of Kuwait.
Johnnie B. Rawlinson, of Nevada, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit.
Donnie R. Marshall, of Texas, to be Administrator of Drug Enforcement.
3 Air Force nominations in the rank of general.
1 Marine Corps nomination in the rank of general.
23 Navy nominations in the rank of admiral.
Messages From the House:
Measures Read First Time:
Statements on Introduced Bills:
Notices of Hearings:
Authority for Committees:
Enrolled Bills Presented:
Privileges of the Floor:
Adjournment: Senate convened at 11 a.m., and adjourned at 6:06 p.m., until 10 a.m., on Wednesday, February 23, 2000. (For Senate’s program, see the remarks of the Acting Majority Leader in today’s Record on page S702.) close
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- Daniel Patrick Moynihan U.S. Senator [D] New York
- George V Voinovich U.S. Senator [R] Ohio
- Ron Wyden U.S. Senator [D] Oregon
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