Bills Introduced: 1 public bill, H.R. 5600; and 4 resolutions, H.J. Res. 121-124, were introduced.
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
H. Res. 662, providing for consideration of certain joint resolutions making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2001 (H. Rept. 106-1015); and
H. Res. 663, providing for consideration of S. 2485, to direct the Secretary of the Interior to provide assistance in planning and constructing a regional heritage center in Calais, Maine providing for consideration of the bill (S. 2485) to direct the Secretary of the Interior to provide assistance in planning and constructing a regional heritage center in Calais, Maine, and providing for the adoption of a concurrent resolution directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make certain corrections in the enrollment of the bill (H.R. 2614) to amend the Small Business Investment Act to make improvements to the certified development company (H. Rept. 106-1016).
Journal: Agreed to the Speaker’s approval of the Journal of Saturday, Oct. 28 by a yea and nay vote of 286 yeas to 42 nays, Roll No. 574.
Motions to Instruct Conferees: Representatives Holt and Wu notified the House of their intention to offer motions to instruct conferees on H.R. 4577, Labor, HHS, and Education Appropriations on Monday, Oct. 30.
Further Continuing Appropriations Resolutions: The House passed H.J. Res. 119, making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2001 by a yea and nay vote of 342 yeas to 7 nays, Roll No. 575.
H. Res. 646, the rule that provided for consideration of the joint resolution was agreed to on Oct. 25, 2000.D1151
Motion to Instruct Conferees--Labor, HHS, Education Appropriations: Rejected the Pallone motion to instruct conferees on H.R. 4577, Labor, HHS, Education Appropriations to insist, in resolving the differences between the two Houses on the funding level for program management in carrying out titles XI, XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act, to choose a level that reflects a requirement on Medicare+Choice organizations to offer Medicare+Choice plans under part C of such title XVIII for a minimum contract period of three years, and to maintain the benefits specified under the contract for the three years by a recorded vote of 170 ayes to183 noes, Roll No. 576.
Meeting Hour--Monday, Oct. 30: Agreed that when the House adjourns today, it adjourn to meet at 9 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 30.
Quorum Calls--Votes: Two yea-and-nay votes and one recorded vote developed during the proceedings of the House today and appear on pages H11492, H11494-95, and H11503-04. There were no quorum calls.
Adjournment: The House met at 6 p.m. and adjourned at 11:58 p.m.