Senate Session

Measures Introduced: One bill and two resolutions were introduced, as follows: S. 3275, and S. Res. 385-386. Page S11739 Home Ownership Expansion Act:… read more

Measures Introduced: One bill and two resolutions were introduced, as follows: S. 3275, and S. Res. 385-386.

Page S11739

Home Ownership Expansion Act: Senate passed H.R. 5640, to expand home ownership in the United States, clearing the measure for the President.

Pages S11680-81

Continuing Resolution: By 96 yeas to 1 nay (Vote No. 298), Senate passed H.J. Res. 127, making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2001, clearing the measure for the President.

Pages S11730-31

Shark Finning Prohibition Act: Senate passed H.R. 5461, to amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to eliminate the wasteful and unsportsmanlike practice of shark finning, clearing the measure for the President.

Pages S11744-45

Congratulating Rev. Clay Evans: Senate agreed to S. Res. 385, congratulating the Reverend Clay Evans of Chicago, Illinois, on the occasion of his retirement.

Page S11745

National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day: Senate agreed to S. Res. 386, expressing sense of the Senate regarding National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.

Pages S11745-46

Bankruptcy Reform Act Conference Report: By 70 yeas to 28 nays, 1 responding present (Vote No. 297), Senate agreed to the conference report on H.R. 2415, to enhance security of United States missions and personnel overseas, to authorize appropriations for the Department of State for fiscal year 2000. (On October 11, 2000, the H.R. 2415 conference committee struck all of the House bill after the enacting clause and inserted the provisions of S. 3186, the Bankruptcy Reform Act of 2000), clearing the measure for the President.

Pages S11683-S11730

National Forest Boundary Adjustment: Senate concurred in the amendments of the House to S. 439, to amend the National Forest and Public Lands of Nevada Enhancement Act of 1988 to adjust the boundary of the Toiyabe National Forest, Nevada, and to amend chapter 55 of title 5, United States Code, to authorize equal overtime pay provisions for all Federal employees engaged in wildland fire suppression operations, clearing the measure for the President.

Page S11741

Hawaii Water Resources Reclamation Act: Senate concurred in the amendments of the House to S. 1694, to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study on the reclamation and reuse of water and wastewater in the State of Hawaii, clearing the measure for the President.

Pages S11741-44

Nominations Confirmed: Senate discharged Committee on Foreign Relations and confirmed the following nomination:

Richard N. Gardner, of New York, to be an Alternate Representative of the United States of America to the Fifty-fifth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.

Pages S11739, S11746

Messages From the House:

Page S11738

Communications:

Pages S11738-39

Statements on Introduced Bills:

Pages S11739-40

Additional Cosponsors:

Page S11740

Notices of Hearings:

Pages S11740-41

Additional Statements:

Pages S11736-38

Record Votes: Two record votes were taken today. (Total--298)

Pages S11730, S11731D1202

Recess: Senate convened at 9:59 a.m. and recessed at 5:24 p.m., until 10 a.m., on Friday, December 8, 2000. (For Senate’s program, see the remarks of the Acting Majority Leader in today’s Record on page S11746.) close

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Senate Proceeding
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 07, 2000 | 9:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 28, 2000 | 2:40pm EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Dec 28, 2000 | 1:09pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 28, 2000 | 2:40pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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