Vote History

June 2010 Vote History

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Agriculture

(355) - H Res 1368: National Dairy Month - Adoption
June 14, 2010 - Bright, D-Ala., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would express support for the goals of National Dairy Month. Motion agreed to 358-0.

Vote: Yea

(358) - H Res 1383: Tribute to Larry Case - Adoption
June 15, 2010 - Bright, D-Ala., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would pay tribute to Dr. Larry Case on his retirement as National Future Farmers of America Organization advisor. Motion agreed to 409-0.

Vote: Yea

Budget, Taxes and the Economy
(343) - HR 4173: Financial Regulatory Overhaul - Motion to Instruct
June 09, 2010 - Bachus, R-Ala., motion to instruct the conferees to disagree to provisions in the House bill regarding the dissolution of large financial firms. It would instruct conferees to disagree to Senate provisions related to the commencement of orderly liquidation and the appointment of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) as receiver for failing financial companies, as well as provisions related to FDIC powers and duties as receiver. It would instruct conferees to withhold approval of the final conference agreement unless it has been available to the managers for at least 72 hours. Motion rejected 198-217.

Vote: Yea
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(357) - HR 5502: Gift Card Disclaimer - Passage
June 14, 2010 - Hinojosa, D-Texas, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would extend the effective date of disclosure requirements from Aug. 22, 2010, to Jan. 31, 2011, for gift cards issued prior to April 1, 2010. To qualify for the extension, issuers of gift cards would be required to eliminate the expiration date on those cards, if applicable, or issue consumers free replacement cards. Motion agreed to 357-0.

Vote: Yea
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(362) - HR 5486: Small Business Tax Relief - Recommit
June 15, 2010 - Camp, R-Mich., motion to recommit the bill to the Ways and Means Committee with instructions that it be immediately reported back with language that would repeal the individual mandate to purchase health insurance in the 2010 health care overhaul law. Motion rejected 187-230.

Vote: Yea
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(363) - HR 5486: Small Business Tax Relief - Passage
June 15, 2010 - Passage of the bill that would provide $3.6 billion in tax incentives for small businesses by increasing deductions for start-up expenses and eliminating taxation on certain small business stocks. Passed 247-170.

Vote: Nay
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(412) - HR 4173: Financial Regulatory Overhaul - Motion to Recommit
June 30, 2010 - Bachus, R-Ala., motion to recommit the bill and instruct conferees to disagree to language in the conference report on the bill that would give the Government Accountability Office (GAO) authority to conduct a one-time audit of all the Federal Reserve's emergency lending activities during the financial crisis, as well as audits of future discount window lending and open market purchases of securities by the Fed. It would direct conferees to insist on House language to give the GAO expanded audit authority over the Federal Reserve, including the ability to monitor its most sensitive monetary policy deliberations. It also would instruct conferees to insist on Senate language to expand the exemption for commercial businesses using financial derivatives to hedge their business risks from the margin requirements in the bill. Motion rejected 198-229.

Vote: Yea
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(413) - HR 4173: Financial Regulatory Overhaul - Conference Report
June 30, 2010 - Adoption of the conference report on the bill that would provide new rules for the financial services industry. The measure would create new regulatory mechanisms to deal with the risks posed by very large financial firms, create a new federal agency to oversee consumer financial products and force banks and other financial institutions to hold more capital. It also would facilitate the orderly dissolution of failing financial firms that pose a threat to the economy, bring the derivatives market under federal regulation for the first time and give company shareholders and regulators greater say on executive pay packages. It would be offset by terminating the Trouble Asset Relief Program and by requiring banks to direct additional money into the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation's Deposit Insurance Fund. Adopted (thus sent to the Senate) 237-192: R 3-173; D 234-19; I 0-0.

Vote: Nay
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Business and Labor
(360) - HR 4855: Work-Life Balance Award - Passage
June 15, 2010 - Woolsey, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would establish an annual award under the Labor Department to recognize employers with policies that promote life-work balance. Motion rejected 249-163.

Vote: Nay
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(371) - HR 5297: Small Business Lending - Veteran- and Women-Owned Businesses
June 17, 2010 - Israel, D-N.Y., amendment that would add veteran- and women- owned businesses to the groups that would receive outreach under the new fund established by the bill, and require that they be included in the study on lending assistance called for in the bill. Adopted in Committee of the Whole 420-0.

Vote: Yea
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(372) - HR 5297: Small Business Lending - Oil Spill Impact
June 17, 2010 - Cao, R-La., amendment that would provide funding to eligible institutions that serve small businesses affected by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Adopted in Committee of the Whole 414-0.

Vote: Yea
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(373) - HR 5297: Small Business Lending - Loans to Construction Firms
June 17, 2010 - Miller, D-N.C., amendment that would expand the definition of "small business lending" to include loans to small businesses acquiring or constructing industrial, commercial, residential and farm buildings. Adopted in Committee of the Whole 418-3.

Vote: Yea
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(374) - HR 5297: Small Business Lending - Recommit
June 17, 2010 - Neugebauer, R-Texas, motion to recommit the bill to the House Financial Services Committee with instructions that it be immediately reported back with language that would place the inspector general for the Trouble Asset Relief Fund in charge of oversight of the lending fund established by the bill. It also would add language certifying that each decision to provide loans to banks is based on merit. Motion rejected 180-237.

Vote: Yea
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(375) - HR 5297: Small Business Lending - Passage
June 17, 2010 - Passage of the bill that would create a lending fund through which the Treasury Department could make up to $30 billion in investments to encourage certain financial institutions to make credit available for small businesses. It also would create a $2 billion state small business credit initiative to assist state and municipal programs that provide small businesses access to capital, and a $1 billion Small Business Administration program to provide financing to "early stage" small businesses. As amended, it would provide funding to eligible institutions that serve small businesses affected by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Passed 241-182.

Vote: Nay
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(378) - H Res 1407: High-Performance Building Week - Adoption
June 22, 2010 - Carnahan, D-Mo., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would support the goals and ideals of High-Performance Building Week, as well as encourage further research and development on high-performance building standards. Motion agreed to 371-20.

Vote: Yea
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(379) - HR 5551: Small Business Lending Fund Certification - Passage
June 23, 2010 - Kosmas, D-Fla., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would require the Treasury Department to certify under oath before making a purchase under the Small Business Lending Fund Program that the purchase and decision process has been designed so that purchases are based solely on economic fundamentals and not political considerations.
Motion agreed to 411-0: R 164-0; D 247-0; I 0-0.

Vote: Yea
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(383) - HR 3993: Calling Card Disclosure - Passage
June 23, 2010 - Matsui, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would require prepaid calling card providers and distributors to disclose certain information to consumers, including fee information, refund policies and the number of domestic and preferred international minutes available. The Federal Trade Commission would be authorized to enforce the new rules. Motion agreed to 381-41.

Vote: Yea
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(398) - HR 5618: Unemployment Benefits Extension - Passage
June 29, 2010 - Levin, D-Mich., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would extend through Nov. 30 and make retroactive to June 2, eligibility for unemployment insurance for laid-off workers and 100 percent federal funding for extended jobless benefits. States could not reduce their regular unemployment compensation programs below June 2 levels to be eligible for the funding. Motion rejected 261-155.

Vote: Nay
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Congress and Federal Government
(342) - H Res 1178: CBO Cost Estimates - Adoption
June 09, 2010 - Brady, D-Pa., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would direct the clerk of the House of Representatives to ensure that Congressional Budget Office (CBO) cost estimates are available to the public by including a link to the CBO website on the clerk's public website. Motion agreed to 390-22.

Vote: Yea
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(388) - HR 5175: Campaign Finance Disclosure - Removal of Limitations
June 24, 2010 - King, R-Iowa, amendment that would exempt contributions made on or after 2009 from limits in current law on federal campaign contributions. Rejected in Committee of the Whole 57-369.

Vote: Nay
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(389) - HR 5175: Campaign Finance Disclosure - Location of Advertisement Sponsors
June 24, 2010 - Murphy, D-Pa., amendment that would require sponsors of political advertisements to disclose their locations. Adopted in Committee of the Whole 274-152.

Vote: Nay
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(390) - HR 5175: Campaign Finance Disclosure - Recommit
June 24, 2010 - Lungren, R-Calif., motion to recommit the bill to the House Administration Committee with instructions that it be immediately reported back with an amendment that would require that legal actions challenging the bill's constitutionality be considered as expeditiously as possible by the U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia. It also would ban campaign contributions by registered lobbyists who have as clients certain foreign governments or individuals, such as those that have repeatedly supported acts of international terrorism. It also would prohibit campaign funds from being used for political robocalls to individuals listed on the national "Do Not Call" registry. Motion rejected 208-217.

Vote: Yea
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(391) - HR 5175: Campaign Finance Disclosure - Passage
June 24, 2010 - Passage of the bill that would establish new reporting requirements for corporations, unions and other interest groups for campaign-related activities. It would prohibit corporations that are foreign-controlled or have received a specified amount of government assistance from making expenditures in political campaigns. As amended, it would exempt from some identification disclosure rules certain charitable organizations as well as organizations that are at least 10 years old, have at least 500,000 dues-paying members, have members in each state and receive no more than 15 percent of their funding from corporations and unions. Passed 219-206.

Vote: Nay
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Domestic Issues
(338) - H Res 518: Tribute to Jacques-Yves Cousteau - Adoption
June 08, 2010 - Bordallo, D-Guam, motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would honor the life, achievements and career of Jacques-Yves Cousteau, an explorer and marine conservationist. Motion agreed to 354-0.

Vote: Yea
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(341) - H Res 989: Ocean Acidification Prevention - Adoption
June 09, 2010 - Inslee, D-Wash., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would express the sense of the House that the United States should adopt national policies and pursue international agreements to prevent ocean acidification and address its effect on marine ecosystems and coastal economies. Motion rejected 241-170.

Vote: Nay
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(345) - HR 5278: Ronald Reagan Post Office - Passage
June 09, 2010 - Chu, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would designate a post office in Dixon, Ill., as the "President Ronald W. Reagan Post Office Building." Motion agreed to 416-0.

Vote: Yea
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(346) - HR 5133: Carvill and Schwarz Post Office - Passage
June 09, 2010 - Chu, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would designate a post office in Carlstadt, N.J., as the "Staff Sgt. Frank T. Carvill and Lance Cpl. Michael A. Schwarz Post Office Building." Motion agreed to 409-0.

Vote: Yea
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(356) - H Res 1409: American Eagle Day - Adoption
June 14, 2010 - Hinojosa, D-Texas, motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would support the designation of American Eagle Day. Motion agreed to 360-0.

Vote: Yea
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(361) - H Res 1389: Father's Day - Adoption
June 15, 2010 - Woolsey, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would call on fathers to spend Father's Day with their children and encourage their active involvement in the rearing and development of their children. Motion agreed to 416-0.

Vote: Yea
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(364) - H Res 1322: Tribute to Albert Einstein Fellows - Adoption
June 15, 2010 - Woolsey, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would mark the 20th anniversary of the Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program. Motion agreed to 405-5.

Vote: Yea
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(365) - H Con Res 242: NAACP Anniversary - Adoption
June 16, 2010 - Cohen, D-Tenn., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the concurrent resolution that would mark the 101st anniversary of founding the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and recognize its accomplishments. Motion agreed to 421-0.

Vote: Yea
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(366) - H Res 1422: Justice Department Anniversary - Adoption
June 16, 2010 - Cohen, D-Tenn., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would recognize the Justice Department on its 140th anniversary. Motion agreed to 416-3.

Vote: Yea
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(370) - H Res 1429: Flag Day - Adoption
June 17, 2010 - Watson, D-Calif, motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution celebrating the U.S. flag on the occasion of Flag Day. Motion agreed to 418-0.

Vote: Nay
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(377) - H Res 546: Juneteenth Independence Day - Adoption
June 22, 2010 - Davis, D-Ill., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would recognize the historical significance of and support the celebration of Juneteenth Independence Day. Motion agreed to 390-0.

Vote: Yea
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(381) - H Res 1369: Caribbean-American Heritage Month - Adoption
June 23, 2010 - Davis, D-Ill., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would support the goals and ideals of Caribbean-American Heritage Month. Motion agreed to 410-0.

Vote: Yea
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(384) - H Res 1388: National Hurricane Preparedness Week - Adoption
June 23, 2010 - Carnahan, D-Mo., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would support the goals and ideals of National Hurricane Preparedness Week. It also would encourage federal agencies like the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to continue educating the public about hurricane preparedness. Motion agreed to 419-0.

Vote: Yea
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(387) - H Con Res 285: Year of the Father - Adoption
June 24, 2010 - Payne, D-N.J., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the concurrent resolution that would support the goals and ideals of designating 2010 as the "Year of the Father." It also would recognize the important role fathers play in their families' lives. Motion agreed to 423-0.

Vote: Yea
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(396) - H Res 1439: Tribute to Chicago Blackhawks - Adoption
June 29, 2010 - Norton, D-D.C., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would congratulate the Chicago Blackhawks on winning the National Hockey League 2010 Stanley Cup Championship. Motion agreed to 395-5.

Vote: Yea
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(399) - H Res 1244: Tribute to National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition - Adoption
June 29, 2010 - Hirono, D-Hawaii, motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would recognize the five-year effort of the National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition in promoting cybersecurity curricula in higher education institutions. Motion agreed to 412-2: R 169-2; D 243-0; I 0-0.

Vote: Yea
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(403) - HR 5395: Paula Hawkins Post Office - Passage
June 30, 2010 - Norton, D-D.C., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would designate a postal building in Maitland, Fla., as the "Paula Hawkins Post Office Building." Motion agreed to 409-0.

Vote: Yea
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Education
(367) - H Res 1414: Commend College Acceptances - Adoption
June 16, 2010 - Woolsey, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would congratulate the 2010 graduates of Urban Prep Charter Academy for Young Men-Englewood Campus for achieving a 100 percent college acceptance rate. Motion agreed to 420-0.

Vote: Yea
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(402) - H Con Res 284: Tribute to Special Education Teachers - Adoption
June 30, 2010 - Hirono, D-Hawaii, motion to suspend the rules and adopt the concurrent resolution that would recognize the work required of special education teachers, commend their sacrifice and dedication as well as the quality of life skills they provide to individuals with special needs. Motion agreed to 415-0.

Vote: Yea
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Energy, Environment and Federal Land
(337) - HR 1061: Hoh Indian Tribe Land - Passage
June 08, 2010 - Bordallo, D-Guam, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would entrust to the Hoh Indian Tribe certain non-federal land owned by the tribe, and certain federal land administered by the National Park Service located south of the Hoh River in Washington state. The bill would prohibit logging, hunting and the building of structures. Motion agreed to 347-0.

Vote: Yea
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(344) - H Res 1330: World Ocean Day - Adoption
June 09, 2010 - Chu, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would recognize World Ocean Day. Motion agreed to 369-44.

Vote: Nay
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(354) - S 3473: Oil Spill Trust Fund Advances - Passage
June 10, 2010 - Oberstar, D-Minn., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would remove the limitation on the amount the president can withdraw from the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund in response to the discharge of oil in connection with the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon mobile offshore drilling unit. It would allow advances of $100 million at a time, not to exceed amounts available, and would require the administration notify Congress within seven days of each advance. Motion agreed to 410-0.

Vote: Yea
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(382) - HR 5481: Oil Spill Investigation Commission Subpoena Authority - Passage
June 23, 2010 - Rahall, D-W.Va., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would authorize the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling to issue subpoenas. The commission could not issue a subpoena if the Justice Department objects on the basis of interference with its criminal or civil investigations. Motion agreed to 420-1.

Vote: Yea
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(411) - HR 1554: Oklahoma Land Transfer - Passage
June 30, 2010 - Boren, D-Okla. motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would transfer approximately 18 acres of federal land in McIntosh County, Okla., into trust to the Muscogee (Creek) Nation. Motion agreed to 421-1.

Vote: Yea
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(414) - HR 4445: Indian Pueblo Land Trust - Passage
June 30, 2010 - Boren, D-Okla., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would provide the same legal status for Indian Pueblo Cultural Center in New Mexico as for other land taken into trust for the Indian pueblos in New Mexico. The measure would prohibit gambling operations on the Pueblo Cultural Center land. Motion agreed to 411-0.

Vote: Yea
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Foreign Affairs and Immigration
(392) - H Res 1464: Tribute to Japan as Security Partner - Adoption
June 24, 2010 - Watson, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would recognize Japan as a security partner to the United States for peace, prosperity and stability in the Asia-Pacific region and express appreciation to the Japanese people for hosting U.S. forces. Motion agreed to 412-2.

Vote: Yea
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(394) - HR 2194: Iran Sanctions - Conference Report
June 24, 2010 - Berman, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the conference report on the bill that would impose new sanctions on companies doing business with Iran. It would expand the list of available sanctions for the president to impose on companies that engage in certain trade with Iran relating to petroleum and gasoline production and refinement. It would cut off international financial institutions from the U.S. banking system if they do business with the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps or facilitate Tehran's efforts to acquire weapons of mass destruction. The measure would require the administration to investigate and issue findings on possible violations, but also give the president the ability to waive many of the provisions if doing so is necessary to the national interest. Motion agreed to 408-8.

Vote: Yea
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Health Care
(376) - H Con Res 288: National Men's Health Week - Adoption
June 22, 2010 - Davis, D-Ill., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the concurrent resolution that would support the annual National Men's Health Week. Motion agreed to 388-0.

Vote: Yea
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(393) - HR 3962: Medicare Physician Payments - Passage
June 24, 2010 - Levin, D-Mich., motion to suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendments to the bill that would postpone until after Nov. 30, a scheduled 21 percent payment cut to doctors under Medicare and make the cut prevention retroactive to June 1. To offset the costs of the bill, it would make changes to pension laws, such as allowing a 30-year amortization period for multi-employer pension plans under certain conditions and extending the amortization period for single-employer plan sponsors in case of a funding shortfall. The bill also would authorize data-matching by the IRS and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to identify fraud. Motion agreed to 417-1.

Vote: Yea
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Housing
(347) - HR 5072: FHA Mortgage Rates Revisions - Manager's Amendment
June 10, 2010 - Waters, D-Calif., amendment that would make various technical corrections, make modifications to the Government Accountability Office report called for in the bill, allow the Department of Housing and Urban Development to increase loan limits for micropolitan counties surrounded by higher cost areas and experiencing significant growth, and address documentation standards for Federal Housing Administration loans. Adopted in Committee of the Whole 417-3.

Vote: Yea
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(348) - HR 5072: FHA Mortgage Rates Revisions - Down Payment Requirement
June 10, 2010 - Garrett, R-N.J., amendment that would increase the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) loan minimum down payment requirement from 3.5 percent to 5 percent and prohibit closing costs from being financed through FHA-insured loans. Rejected in Committee of the Whole 131-289.

Vote: Yea
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(349) - HR 5072: FHA Mortgage Rates Revisions - Cap Number of Mortgages
June 10, 2010 - Price, R-Ga., amendment that would cap the number of mortgages the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) can insure to 10 percent of total loans originated in each year, starting in 2012. Within 90 days of enactment, FHA would have to submit a plan to Congress to decrease FHA market share to 10 percent of loans originated each year. Rejected in Committee of the Whole 106-316.

Vote: Yea
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(350) - HR 5072: FHA Mortgage Rates Revisions - Maximum Loan Limits
June 10, 2010 - Turner, R-Ohio, amendment that would repeal the emergency authority that allows the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) to insure loans up to $720,000 in certain high-cost areas. The amendment would create a maximum FHA loan limit of $500,000 for a single-family unit and a percentage of the same ratio for two-, three- or four-family residences. Rejected in Committee of the Whole 121-301.

Vote: Nay
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(351) - HR 5072: FHA Mortgage Rates Revisions - Sex Offenders
June 10, 2010 - Edwards, D-Texas, amendment that would require individuals to certify that they have not been convicted of a sex offense against a minor in order to obtain a Federal Housing Administration-insured mortgage. Adopted in Committee of the Whole 420-4.

Vote: Nay
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(352) - HR 5072: FHA Mortgage Rates Revisions - Pornography Violation
June 10, 2010 - Maffei, D-N.Y., amendment that would bar the use of funds authorized in the bill to pay the salary of any Federal Housing Administration employee who has been disciplined for viewing, downloading or exchanging pornography on a federal computer or while performing official job duties. Adopted in Committee of the Whole 416-0.

Vote: Yea
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(353) - HR 5072: FHA Mortgage Rates Revisions - Passage
June 10, 2010 - Passage of the bill that would allow the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) to adjust the premium structure for mortgage insurance. It would authorize the FHA to increase the maximum allowable annual mortgage insurance premium on the mortgages it approves from 0.55 percent to 1.55 percent for new borrowers who make down payments of less than 5 percent of the mortgage. It would permit the FHA to reimburse loan servicing firms for the costs of conducting counseling with households that are more than 60 days past due on loan payments. As amended, it also would allow the Department of Housing and Urban Development to increase loan limits for micropolitan counties surrounded by higher cost areas and experience significant growth. Passed 406-4.

Vote: Yea
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(380) - H Res 1434: National Homeownership Month - Adoption
June 23, 2010 - Kosmas, D-Fla., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would support the goals and ideals of National Homeownership Month. Motion agreed to 405-6.

Vote: Yea
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(401) - HR 5623: Extension of Homebuyer Tax Credit - Passage
June 29, 2010 - Levin, D-Mich., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would extend the required closing date for a first-time homebuyer tax credit. Individuals who entered into a written binding contract before May 1 would have to close on the purchase of a principal residence before Oct. 1, 2010. To offset the costs of the bill, it would apply a bad check penalty to electronic payments. Motion agreed to 409-5.

Vote: Yea
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Second Amendment
(400) - HR 5552: Firearms Excise Tax Alterations - Passage
June 29, 2010 - Kind, D-Wis., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would alter the manufacturer's excise tax on recreational firearms and ammunition equipment to be paid quarterly, rather than every two weeks. Motion agreed to 412-6.

Vote: Yea
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War on Terror, Armed Forces and Veterans
(404) - H Res 1446: Tribute to Residents of Tracy, Calif. - Adoption
June 30, 2010 - Filner, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would express gratitude to the veterans and residents of Tracy, Calif., for serving the country. Motion agreed to 419-0.

Vote: Yea
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(405) - HR 4307: Alejandro Renteria Ruiz Clinic - Passage
June 30, 2010 - Filner, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would name the Veterans Affairs Department outpatient clinic in Artesia, N.M., the "Alejandro Renteria Ruiz Department of Veteran Affairs Clinic." Motion agreed to 417-0.

Vote: Yea
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(408) - HR 4505: 'Gold Star' Parents - Passage
June 30, 2010 - Filner, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would that would allow any "Gold Star" parent -- those who have lost a child during military service -- access to state veterans' homes. Motion agreed to 420-0: R 171-0; D 249-0; I 0-0.

Vote: Yea
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