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Bills Introduced: 14 public bills, H.R. 4037-4050, and 1 resolution, H. Con. Res. 291, were introduced. Page H1162 Reports Filed: Reports were… read more

Bills Introduced: 14 public bills, H.R. 4037-4050, and 1 resolution, H. Con. Res. 291, were introduced.

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Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:

H.R. 3903, a private bill, to deem the vesselM/V MIST COVE to be less than 100 gross tons, as measured under chapter 145 of title 46, United States Code (H. Rept. 106-531).

H. Res. 444, providing for consideration of S. 1287, Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2000 (H. Rept. 106-532); and

H. Res. 445, providing for consideration of H.R. 3822, Oil Price Reduction Act of 2000 (H. Rept. 106-533).

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Speaker Pro Tempore: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he designated Representative Morella to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.

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Guest Chaplain: The Prayer was offered by the guest Chaplain, Rev. Douglas Tanner of Washington, D.C.

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Recess: The House recessed at 12:55 p.m. and reconvened at 2:00 p.m.

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Meeting Hour--Wednesday, March 21: Agreed that when the House adjourns today, it adjourn to meet at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, March 22.

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Presidential Message--United States and Bangladesh Agreement: Read a message from the President wherein he transmitted his proposed agreement between the United States and Bangladesh concerning the peaceful uses of nuclear energy referred to the Committee on International Relations and ordered printed (H.Doc. 106-213).

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Suspensions: The House agreed to suspend the rules and pass the following measures:

National Family Day: H. Con. Res. 288, recognizing the importance of families and children in the United States and expressing support for the goals and ideas of National Family Day (agreed to by a yea and nay vote of 392 yeas with none voting ``nay'', Roll No. 56);

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Kern County California Land Exchange: H.R. 1680, amended, to provide for the conveyance of Forest Service property in Kern County, California, in exchange for county lands suitable for inclusion in Sequoia National Forest;

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Urging the National Park Service to Use Corps of Engineers for Park Maintenance Projects: H. Res. 182, expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the National Park Service should take full advantage of support services offered by the Department of Defense (agreed to by a yea and nay vote of 392 yeas to 2 nays, Roll No. 57);

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Miwaleta Park Expansion Act: H.R. 1725, to provide for the conveyance by the Bureau of Land Management to Douglas County, Oregon, of a county park and certain adjacent land; and

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Captain Colin P. Kelly, Jr. Post Office in Madison, Florida: H.R. 1666, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service at 200 East Pinckney Street in Madison, Florida, as the ``Captain Colin P. Kelly, Jr. Post Office.''

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Recess: The House recessed at 3:12 p.m. and reconvened at 7:00 p.m.

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Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission: The Chair announced the Speaker’s appointment of Representatives Thornberry, Moran of Kansas, Moore, and Boswell to the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission.

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Recess: The House recessed at 11:00 p.m. and reconvened at 11:17 p.m.

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Senate Messages: S. Con. Res. 96 was referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

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Amendments: Amendments ordered printed pursuant to the rule appear on pages H1164-73.

Quorum Calls--Votes: Two yea and nay votes developed during the proceedings of the House today and appear on pages H1138-39 and H1139-40. There were no quorum calls.

Adjournment: The House met at 12:30 p.m. and adjourned at 11:18 p.m. close

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