Measures Introduced: Thirty-two bills and three resolutions were introduced, as follows: S. 420-451, S.J. Res. 6, and S. Res. 40-41.
S. Res. 40, authorizing expenditures by the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
S. 420, to amend title II, United States Code.
Smithsonian Institution Board of Regents Appointment: Senate passed H.J. Res. 19, providing for the appointment of Walter E. Massey as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.
Honoring National Institute of Standards and Technology: Senate agreed to H. Con. Res. 27, honoring the National Institute of Standards and Technology and its employees for 100 years of service to the Nation.
Bankruptcy Reform--Agreement: A unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing for consideration of S. 420, to amend title 11, United States Code, at 2 p.m., on Monday, March 5, 2001. Further, that all sponsors of S. 220 be considered as cosponsors on S. 420.
U.S.-China Security Review Commission: The Chair, on behalf of the President pro tempore, on the recommendation of the Democratic Leader, pursuant to P.L. 106-398, appointed C. Richard D’Amato of Maryland, Patrick A. Mulloy of Virginia, and William A. Reinsch of Maryland to the United States-China Security Review Commission.
National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics: The Chair, on behalf of the President pro tempore, pursuant to Public Law 104-191, reappointed Dr. Richard K. Harding of South Carolina to the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics for a four-year term.
Messages From the President: Senate received the following message from the President of the United States:
Transmitting, pursuant to law, a report entitled ``Status of Federal Critical Infrastructure Protection Activities''; to the Committees on Appropriations; and Judiciary. (PM-9)
Nominations Confirmed: Senate confirmed the following nominations:
Sean O’Keefe, of New York, to be Deputy Director of the Office of Management and Budget. (Prior to this action, Senate discharged Committee on Governmental Affairs)
Mark A. Weinberger, of Maryland, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Treasury.
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Messages From the President:
Petitions and Memorials:
Messages From the House:
Statements on Introduced Bills:
Notices of Hearings:
Authority for Committees:
Privileges of the Floor:
Adjournment: Senate met at 10:01 a.m., and adjourned at 5:20 p.m., until 2 p.m., on Monday, March 5, 2001. (For Senate’s program, see the remarks of the Acting Majority Leader in today’s Record on page S1791.)
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