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House Session - October 12, 1988

The House failed to suspend the rules and pass H.R. 4646, amended, to require the Federal Savings and Loan Corporation to revoke the charter of the Federal Asset Disposition Association and reform the process for liquidating assets of failed institutions. The House agreed to the conference report on S. 2749, Defense Authorization Amendments and Base Closure and Realignment Act. The House passed S. 1081, amended, to establish a coordinated National Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research Program, and a comprehensive plan for the assessment of the nutritional and dietary status of the United States population and the nutritional quality of the United States food supply. The House passed S. 2049, amended, to establish an independent Commission on the Veterans' Administration Home Loan Guaranty Program, to amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize reductions in the interest rate on loans made by the Veterans' Administration. The House agreed to H. Res. 583, providing for agreeing to the Senate amendment to H.R. 2266, to amend the Natural Gas Pipeline Safety Act of 1968 and the Hazardous Liquid Pipeline Safety Act of 1979 to authorize appropriations for FY 1988 and 1989.

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    117th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 323 (After 167 days)
    • Debate51 Hours
    • Special Orders49 Hours
    • Votes121 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches18 Hours
    • Morning Hour8 Hours
    • Opening Procedures2 Hours

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