Senate Session

Measures Introduced: Eleven bills and two resolutions were introduced, as follows: S. 582-592, S. Res. 61, and S. Con. Res. 27. Pages S2661-62 S. 295,… read more

Measures Introduced: Eleven bills and two resolutions were introduced, as follows: S. 582-592, S. Res. 61, and S. Con. Res. 27.

Pages S2661-62

S. 295, to provide emergency relief to small businesses affected by significant increases in the prices of heating oil, natural gas, propane, and kerosene, with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. (S. Rept. No. 107-4)

S. 395, to ensure the independence and nonpartisan operation of the Office of Advocacy of the Small Business Administration, with amendments. (S. Rept. No. 107-5)

Page S2661

Ronald W. Reagan Post Office: Senate passed H.R. 395, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2305 Minton Road in West Melbourne, Florida, as the ``Ronald W. Reagan Post Office of West Melbourne, Florida'', clearing the measure for the President.

Pages S2679-80

Goro Hokama Post Office Building: Senate passed H.R. 132, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 620 Jacaranda Street in Lanai City, Hawaii, as the ``Goro Hokama Post Office Building'', clearing the measure for the President.

Pages S2679-80

Campaign Finance Reform: Senate continued consideration of S. 27, to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide bipartisan campaign reform, taking action on the following amendments proposed thereto:

Pages S2603-56

Adopted:

By 70 yeas to 30 nays (Vote No. 41), Torricelli Amendment No. 122, to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require television broadcast stations, and providers of cable or satellite television service, to provide lowest unit rate to committees of political parties purchasing time on behalf of candidates.

Pages S2603-19

Rejected:

By 36 yeas to 64 nays (Vote No. 42), Wellstone/Cantwell Amendment No. 123, to allow a State to enact voluntary public financing legislation regarding the election of Federal candidates in such State.

Pages S2619-31

Hatch Modified Amendment No. 134, to strike section 304 and add a provision to require disclosure to and consent by shareholders and members regarding use of funds for political activities. (By 69 yeas to 31 nays (Vote No. 43), Senate tabled the amendment.)

Pages S2631-51

Pending:

Hatch Amendment No. 136, to add a provision to require disclosure to shareholders and members regarding use of funds for political activities.

Pages S2651-56

A unanimous-consent time agreement was reached providing for further consideration of Hatch Amendment No. 136 (listed above) to the bill at 9 a.m., on Thursday, March 22, 2001, with a vote to occur thereon at approximately 9:30 a.m.

Page S2680

Mickey Leland National Urban Air Toxics Research Center: The Chair, on behalf of the Majority Leader, pursuant to Public Law 101-549, appointed Josephine S. Cooper, of Washington, D.C., to the Board of Directors of the Mickey Leland National Urban Air Toxics Research Center.

Pages S2680

Executive Communications:

Pages S2660-61

Messages From the House:

Page S2660

Measures Referred:

Page S2660

Statements on Introduced Bills:

Pages S2663-74

Additional Cosponsors:

Pages S2662-63D243

Amendments Submitted:

Pages S2675-79

Additional Statements:

Pages S2659-60

Notices of Hearings:

Page S2679

Authority for Committees:

Page S2679

Record Votes: Three record votes were taken today. (Total--43)

Pages S2618, S2630, S2651

Adjournment: Senate met at 9:30 a.m., and adjourned at 7:08 p.m., until 9 a.m., on Thursday, March 22, 2001. (For Senate’s program, see the remarks of the Acting Majority Leader in today’s Record on page S2680.) close

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