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House Session - September 16, 1988

The House agreed to the Foley motion to table the Bateman motion to discharge the Committee on Armed Services from the further consideration of H.R. 4264, National Defense Authorization Act for FY89. The House agreed to H. Res. 520, providing for the consideration of H.R. 5142, to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish grant programs, and confidentiality protractions, relating to counseling and testing with respect to acquired immune deficiency syndrome. The House agreed to the Brown of Colorado motion to instruct House conferees in the conference on H.R. 1720, Family Welfare Reform Act of 1987, to assure that no more will be spent in carrying out the bill than the $2.8 billion authorized by the Senate amendment.

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    116th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 1274 (After 699 days)
    • Debate397 Hours
    • Special Orders176 Hours
    • Votes312 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches89 Hours
    • Morning Hour77 Hours
    • Opening Procedures8 Hours

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