House Session

The House passed H.R. 2251, making emergency supplemental appropriations from contributions of foreign governments and agreed to… read more

The House passed H.R. 2251, making emergency supplemental appropriations from contributions of foreign governments and agreed to humanitarian assistance to refugees and other victims in and around Iraq as a result of the Persian Gulf War. The House rejected the Miller amendment to recommit the bill to the House of Appropriations, and agreed to the Whitten amendment that strikes the part of the bill allowing the Secretary of Defense to accept burden sharing contributions for use as credits to appropriations in the Defense Department. The House disagreed to the Senate amendments to H.Con. Res. 121, revising the congressional budget for the next five years. The House accepted the Gradison amendment concerning pay-as-you-go legislation for Social Security. close

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House Proceeding
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House Proceeding
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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May 9, 1991

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  • May 09, 1991 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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