House Session - August 2, 1988

The House agreed to the Senate amendment no. 16 to H.R. 1414 Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to amend the Price-Anderson provisions to extend and improve the procedures for liability and indemnification for nuclear accidents, but it disagreed to the Senate amendments no.12D15 returning the measure to the Senate. Also the House disagreed to the Senate amendment to H.R. 2629 Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act of 1980 to clarify the conveyance and ownership of submerged lands by Alaska Natives, Native Corporations and the State of Alaska, clearing the measure for the president. The House disagreed to five other Senate amendments: H.R. 4800 making appropriations to the Department of Housing and Urban Development for FY89, H.R. 4867 making appropriations for the Department of Interior and related agencies for FY89, to H.R. 4783 making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health, and Human Services for FY89, H.R. 4775 making appropriations to the Treasury Department, to the U.S. Postal Service, the Executive Office of the President, and certain Independent Agencies for FY89, and H.R. 4794 making appropriations for the Department of Transportation and related agencies for FY89. In addition the House passed S. 1544 to amend the National Trails System Act to provide for cooperation with State and local governments for the improved management of certain Federal lands.

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    116th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 443 (After 173 days)
    • Debate107 Hours
    • Special Orders73 Hours
    • Votes124 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches35 Hours
    • Morning Hour33 Hours
    • Opening Procedures3 Hours

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