Vote History

December 2018 Vote History

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(426) – H. Res. 792: Roberto Clemente Historic Site - Adoption

Dec. 10, 2018 –Bishop, R-Utah, motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended, the would request that the Interior secretary add Roberto Clemente’s place of death in Loiza, Puerto Rico, to the National Register of Historic Places.

Vote: Yea

(427) – H.R. 3008: George W. Bush Childhood Home Study – Passage

Dec. 10, 2018 - Bishop, R-Utah, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, that would direct the Interior secretary to conduct a study of the childhood home of former President George W. Bush in Midland, Texas, to determine its suitability for designation as part of the National Park system.

Vote: Yea

(428) – H.R. 7217: Medicaid Coverage Health Home Protocol – Passage

Dec. 11, 2018 - Barton, R-Texas, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would allow states to cover the cost of care for children with complex medical conditions through health homes under Medicaid, beginning Oct. 1, 2022; direct the Health and Human Services Department to establish standards for qualification as a health home; and establish relevant monitoring and reporting requirements for participating states. The bill also includes provisions related to programs for individuals with chronic conditions transitioning out of health care institutions, protecting financial resources of individuals with spouses in nursing homes, state electronic verification of Medicaid eligibility, penalties for misclassification of drugs by manufacturers, and other provisions related to Medicaid and Medicare. Finally, the measure rescinds $22 million from the Medicaid Improvement Fund.

Vote: Yea

(429) – S. 3029: Preterm Birth Research – Passage

Dec. 11, 2018 - Burgess, R-Texas, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would expand and reauthorize Health and Human Services Department research and education activities related to preterm births and direct the agency to study additional strategies to address the issue, in collaboration with other federal agencies. It would authorize $2 million annually through fiscal 2023 for these activities.

Vote: Yea

(430) – S. 825: Alaska Health Land Exchange – Passage

Dec. 11, 2018 - Young, R-Alaska, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would direct the Health and Human Services secretary to convey 19.07 acres of federal land in Sitka, Alaska to the Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium.

Vote: Yea

(431) – H.R. 2: Farm Programs - Previous Question

Dec. 12, 2018 - Newhouse, R-Wash., motion to order the previous question (thus ending debate and the possibility of amendment) on the rule (H Res 1176) that would provide for House floor consideration of the conference report to accompany the Farm Bill (HR 2), that would reauthorize and extend federal farm and nutrition programs through fiscal 2023, and would waive section 7 of the War Powers Resolution for a concurrent resolution related to hostilities in Yemen.

Vote: Yea

(432) – H.R. 2: Farm Programs – Rule

Dec. 12, 2018 - Adoption of the rule (H Res 1176) that would provide for House floor consideration of the conference report to accompany the Farm Bill (HR 2), that would reauthorize and extend federal farm and nutrition programs through fiscal 2023. The rule would also waive section 7 of the War Powers Resolution for a concurrent resolution related to hostilities in Yemen.

Vote: Yea

(433) – Procedural Motion – Journal

Dec. 12, 2018 - Approval of the House Journal of December 12, 2018.

Vote: Yea

(434) – H.R. 2: Farm Programs - Conference Report

Dec. 12, 2018 - Adoption of the conference report on the bill that would reauthorize and extend federal farm and nutrition programs through fiscal 2023, including crop subsidies, conservation, rural development and agricultural trade programs and the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program. It would reauthorize and extend supplemental agricultural disaster assistance programs, sugar policies and loan rates, several international food aid programs, nonrecourse marketing assistance loans for loan commodities, and several dairy programs, including the dairy risk management program (previously the margin protection program). It would create new pilot programs that would test strategies for improving the accuracy of the SNAP income verification process. It would allow industrial hemp to be grown in the United States, subject to close regulation at the state level. It would modify the activities permitted on land contracted under the conservation reserve program.

Vote: Yea

(435) – H.R. 1091: Human Rights in Burma - Adoption

Dec. 13, 2018 - Royce, R-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended, that would express that the House of Representatives considers Burmese military actions against the Rohingya population to be genocide and call for the Burmese government to release and end prosecution of journalists and other political prisoners. It would urge the secretary of State to determine whether Burmese military actions constitute crimes under international law and urge the president to impose sanctions on Burmese individuals responsible for human rights abuses.

Vote: Yea

(436) – H.R. 1222: Congenital Heart Disease – Passage

Dec. 19, 2018 - Walden, R-Ore., motion to suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment to the bill that would authorize Health and Human Services Department activities related to research, surveillance, and public awareness of congenital heart diseases, including a national epidemiology study. Annually through fiscal 2024, it would authorize $10 million for these activities.

Vote: Yea

(437) – H.R. 6615: Brain Trauma – Passage

Dec. 19, 2018 - Walden, R-Ore., motion to suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment to the bill that would reauthorize several Health and Human Services Department grant programs for state activities related to traumatic brain injury research, treatment, and prevention. Annually through fiscal 2024, it would authorize $11.8 million for grants related to prevention and data collection, $7.3 million for grants related to access to rehabilitation, and $4 million for grants related to protection and advocacy services.

Vote: Yea

(438) – S. 2076: Alzheimer's Centers – Passage

Dec. 19, 2018 - Walden, R-Ore., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would authorize Health and Human Services Department grants and contracts with state, local, tribal, and educational entities to establish or support regional centers and other activities addressing Alzheimer's and other dementias. Annually through fiscal 2024, it would authorize $20 million for these activities.

Vote: Yea

(439) – S. 2278: Rural Health Offices - Passage

Dec. 19, 2018 - Walden, R-Ore., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would reauthorize and modify the Health and Human Services Department grant program for state offices of rural health. It would allow the HHS secretary to waive or reduce the fund matching requirement for states but would increase the required annual state contribution for operation of the office. Annually through fiscal 2022, it would authorize $12.5 million for the grant program.

Vote: Yea

(440) – H.R. 7327: Federal IT Security Counsel - Passage

Dec. 19, 2018 - Hurd, R-Texas, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would establish a federal security council to mitigate security risks arising from federal acquisition of information technology, telecommunications services, and other goods and services. The council would include representatives from several executive agencies and would be required to develop supply chain risk management standards and practices across agencies and facilitate information sharing to support risk analysis. The bill would require the Homeland Security secretary to establish a policy for collecting reports on security vulnerabilities in the agency's public websites and remediating issues reported. It would also modify certain pay procedures for border patrol agents, including provisions related to pay rate determination and overtime policy.

Vote: Yea

(441) - HR 7279: Water Management - Passage

December 19, 2018 - Walden, R-Ore., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would formally codify the Environmental Protection Agency's permit process for integrated plans for wastewater and stormwater management by municipalities under the Clean Water Act. It would also establish the position and office of a municipal ombudsman within the EPA to assist municipalities in complying with the Clean Water Act.

Vote: Yea

(442) - HR 6227: Quantum Science Research - Passage

December 19, 2018 - Smith, R-Texas, motion to suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment to the bill that would direct the president to establish a national program to develop and coordinate research into quantum information sciences and quantum-based technologies, establish a quantum coordination office within the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy to oversee the program, and establish an interagency committee to establish the program's goals and strategic plan, chaired by the Energy secretary and directors of the National Institutes of Science and Technology and National Science Foundation. It would direct these agencies, respectively, to allocate up to $25 million, $80 million, and $10 million, annually through fiscal 2023, for grants and research activities related to quantum information science. 

Vote: Yea

(443) - HR 6652: Irrigation Land Transfer - Passage

December 19, 2018 - McClintock, R-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended, that would authorize the transfer of the Kennewick Division of the Kennewick Irrigation District in Benton County, Wash. from federal to local ownership.

Vote: Yea

(444) - S 1520: Fishery Management - Passage

December 19, 2018 - Graves, R-La., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would require several federal studies by the comptroller general, Commerce secretary, and National Academies on the management and operation of fisheries. It would also direct the Commerce Department collect and report data on recreational fisheries and create grants to assist states in complying with data collection.

Vote: Yea

(445) - S 3530: Museum and Library Services - Passage

December 19, 2018 - Banks, R-Ind., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would reauthorize through fiscal 2025 federal assistance for museum and library programs administered by the Institute of Museum and Library Service. It would also make tribal libraries eligible for grants, expand the responsibilities of the Institute director, and make other modifications to Institute programs and activities.

Vote:
Yea

(446) - HR 88: Tax Provision Package - Rule

December 20, 2018 - Adoption of the rule (H Res 1180) that would provide consideration of the House amendment to the Senate amendment to a bill (HR 88) that is the expected legislative vehicle for a package of tax-related bills. HR 88 would extend and gradually phase out through 2024 a biodiesel tax credit, make permanent a railroad track maintenance credit at a reduced rate, and provide temporary tax relief for victims of hurricanes and wildfires. The rule would also provide for floor proceedings during the period between Dec. 24, 2018 and Jan. 3, 2019.

Vote: Yea

(447) - H Res 1181: Same-Day Consideration - Rule

December 20, 2018 - Adoption of the rule (H Res 1181) that would waive the requirement of a two-thirds vote to consider a rule on the same day it is reported from the Rules Committee, through Dec. 24, and would provide for House consideration of measures under suspension of the rules through Dec. 23, 2018.

Vote: Yea

(448) - S 756: Criminal Recidivism Programs, Judicial and Prison System Modifications - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Goodlatte, R-Va., motion to suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment to the House amendment to the bill that would seek to reduce numbers of federally incarcerated individuals through changes in sentencing laws. The bill would seek to do so, in part, by allowing judges more flexibility when handing down sentences below the mandatory minimum for nonviolent drug offenders. It would also establish programs to provide support for prisoners returning to society in an attempt to reduce rates of recidivation.

Vote: Yea

(449) - HR 7328: Public Health Preparedness Programs - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Burgess, R-Texas, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would reauthorize a number of public health and preparedness programs and would modify regulations relating to non-prescription drugs.

Vote: Yea

(450) - HR 5075: Finding Missing Adults - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Collins, R-Ga., motion to suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment to the bill that would authorize $3 million annually, for fiscal 2019 through fiscal 2022, for the Department of Justice to establish the Ashanti Alert network, a national communications network that would provide assistance to regional and local search efforts for missing adults. 

Vote: Yea

(451) - HR 7093: Repeal of Outdated Laws – Passage

December 20, 2018 - Collins, R-Ga., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would repeal nine laws that are considered outdated and for which offenders have not been prosecuted in years.

Vote: Yea

(452) - S 2896: Lobbyist Disclosures - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Collins, R-Ga., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would require federal lobbyists to disclose certain state and federal convictions, including those for bribery, when registering under the Lobbying Disclosure Act.

Vote: Yea

(453) - S 2961: Child Abuse Prevention - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Collins, R-Ga., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would reauthorize Justice Department programs that seek to prevent and assist victims of child abuse. Annually through fiscal 2023, it would authorize $25 million for these programs.

Vote: Yea

(454) - S 2679: Surplus Property for Veteran Owner Businesses - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Marshall, R-Kan., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would provide veteran-owned small businesses access to surplus or excess property.

Vote: Yea

(455) - HR 7227: IRS Operations - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Rice, R-S.C., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill which contains a number of provisions related to Internal Revenue Service operations and modernization. It would establish an independent office of appeals within the agency to resolve taxpayer controversies and make several modifications or clarifications related to IRS operations, services, and authorities. It also includes provisions to update IRS information technology systems, other electronic systems, and cybersecurity measures.

Vote: Yea

(456) - HR 4227: Vehicular Terrorism - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Estes, R-Kan., motion to suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment to the bill that would direct the secretary of the Department of Homeland Security to examine how the department is managing the threat of vehicular terrorism and to develop a strategy to work with first responders and the private sector to improve the prevention, mitigation and response to such threats.

Vote: Yea

(457) - S 2652: Stephen Gleason Congressional Medal - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Huizenga, R-Mich., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would authorize the presentation of a Congressional Gold Medal to Stephen Michael Gleason, for his work advocating for individuals affected by amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and research on the disease.

Vote: Yea

(458) - S 2765: Rural Investment Advisors - Passage\

December 20, 2018 - Huizenga, R-Mich., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would exempt investment advisors working only with licensed rural business investment companies from a requirement that they register with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Vote: Yea

(459) - HR 5509: STEM Education Grants - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Smith, R-Texas, motion to suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment to the bill that would direct the National Science Foundation director to provide grants for STEM education and research. It would require the NSF to devote at least $5 million annually through fiscal 2021 for grants to community colleges and certificate programs in STEM fields; at least $2.5 million annually through fiscal 2021 for grants to higher education institutions to provide STEM research and internship opportunities; and at least $2.5 million annually through fiscal 2021 for grants to higher education institutions and non-profits for research on STEM education best practices. It would also require an NSF report on the national technical workforce.

Vote: Yea

(460) - S 7: NASA Leasing - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Smith, R-Texas, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would extend, through Dec. 31, 2019, the authority for NASA to lease the agency's non-excess property.

Vote: Yea

(461) - S 2200: Drought Information System - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Smith, R-Texas, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would reauthorize through fiscal 2023 the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's national drought information system. It would authorize $13.5 million for the program in fiscal 2019, with the amount increasing by $250,000 annually through fiscal 2023.

Vote: Yea

(462) - HR 767: Addressing Human Trafficking - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Guthrie, R-Ky., motion to suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment to the bill that would establish in statute a Health and Human Services Department program training health care professionals to identify and serve victims of human trafficking. Annually through fiscal 2024, it would authorize $4 million for the program.

Vote: Yea

(463) - S 2322: Cheese Labelling - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Guthrie, R-Ky., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill as amended, that would define "natural cheese" and other types of cheese, primarily for labeling purposes.

Vote: Yea

(464) - HR 6418: VA Website Accessibility - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Roe, R-Tenn., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended, that would require the Veterans Affairs Department to examine and ensure that all of its websites are accessible to individuals with disabilities.

Vote: Yea 

(465) - S 3444: VA Clinic Designation - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Roe, R-Tenn., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would designate the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Lake Charles, Louisiana, as the "Douglas Fournet Department of Veterans Affairs Clinic."

Vote: Yea

(466) - S 3777: VA Housing Stipends - Passage

December 20, 2018 - Roe, R-Tenn., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would direct the Veterans Affairs Department to establish a team of specialists, or "Tiger Team," to address the difficulties encountered by the VA in making proper housing stipend payments to veterans as required in the Forever GI Bill. It would also require the VA to develop and implement a plan to address the difficulties.

Vote: Yea

(468) - HR 695: Short-Term Continuing Fiscal 2019 Appropriations - Previous Question

December 20, 2018 - Cole, R-Okla., motion to order the previous question (thus ending debate and the possibility of amendment) on the rule (H Res 1183) that would provide for House floor consideration of the bill HR 695 which is the legislative vehicle for a short-term continuing resolution that would fund the government through Feb. 8, 2019, and provide funds for the construction of a U.S-Mexico border wall and emergency disaster relief funding.

Vote: Yea

(469) - HR 695: Short-Term Continuing Fiscal 2019 Appropriations - Rule

December 20, 2018 - Adoption of the rule that would provide for House floor consideration of the bill HR 695 which is the legislative vehicle for a short-term continuing resolution that would fund the government through Feb. 8, 2019, and would provide funds for the construction of a U.S-Mexico border wall and emergency disaster relief funding.

Vote: Yea

(470) - HR 88: Tax Provision Package - Motion to Concur

December 20, 2018 - Brady, R-Texas, motion to concur in the Senate amendment to a bill (HR 88), with a further House amendment, comprised of a package of tax-related bills. The bill would extend and gradually phase out through 2024 a biodiesel tax credit, make permanent a railroad track maintenance credit at a reduced rate, and provide temporary tax relief for victims of hurricanes and wildfires. It would delay or repeal certain health-related taxes enacted as part of the 2010 healthcare overhaul. The bill also contains a number of provisions related to tax-favored retirement savings plans and operations of the Internal Revenue Service.

Vote: Yea

(471) - HR 2606: Native American Land Inheritance - Passage

December 20, 2018 - McClintock, R-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment to the bill that would remove the Native American blood percentage requirement for individuals who inherit restricted-fee land originally allotted to certain Native American tribes in Oklahoma.

Vote: Yea

(472) - HR 695: Short-Term Continuing Fiscal 2019 Appropriations - Motion to Concur

December 20, 2018 - Frelinghuysen, R-N.J., motion to concur in the Senate amendment to the House amendment to the Senate amendment to the bill, with a further House amendment. The bill is the legislative vehicle for a short-term continuing resolution that would fund the government through Feb. 8, 2019. It would also authorize $5.7 billion for construction of a border wall on the U.S.-Mexico border, as well as an estimated $7.8 billion in emergency disaster relief funding.

Vote:
Yea

(473) - HR 6602: New Jersey Coastal Trail - Passage

December 20, 2018 - McClintock, R-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would reauthorize through fiscal 2025 National Park Service co-management of the New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail Route along the state's eastern and southern coast. It would also direct the NPS to prepare a strategic plan for local engagement and sustainability of the route.

Vote: Yea

(474) - H Res 1063: Lincoln Room Designation - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Mast, R-Fla., motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution that would designate room H-226 of the United States Capitol as the "Lincoln Room."

Vote: Yea

(475) - HR 7318: Public Buildings Reform Board - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Mast, R-Fla., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would modify the selection process for the Public Buildings Reform Board and would change the termination date of the board to six years after the board has been appointed.

Vote: Yea

(476) - HR 7319: Federal Property Leasing - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Mast, R-Fla., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would modify the process for the Public Buildings Reform Board to identify and sell high-value property by allowing property sold through this process to be leased back to the government, however the property can be leased back to the government only for a period of three years and only for the purpose of facilitating the sale of the property.

Vote: Yea

(477) - HR 7329: Coast Guard Authorization Corrections - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Mast, R-Fla., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would make technical corrections to the fiscal 2018 Coast Guard reauthorization bill.

Vote: Yea

(478) - S 3367: Transportation Department Reports - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Mast, R-Fla., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would modify a number of Transportation Department reporting requirements.

Vote: Yea

(479) - HR 7293: Slaughter Post Office - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Walker, R-N.C., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would designate the postal facility located at 770 Ayrault Road in Fairport, N.Y., as the "Louise and Bob Slaughter Post Office."

Vote: Yea

(480) - S 2276: Agency Budget Justification - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Walker, R-N.C., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would require all federal agencies to report on the status of any recommendations made to their agencies by the Government Accountability Office and Office of Inspector General related to annual budget justification documents.

Vote: Yea

(481) - S 3031: Federal Personal Property - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Walker, R-N.C., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would direct the General Services Administration to modify regulations surrounding federal personal property, and would require an annual assessment and inventory of capitalized personal property.

Vote: Yea

(482) - S 3191: Civil Rights Cold Cases - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Walker, R-N.C., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would direct the National Archives and Records Administration to create a collection of civil rights cold case records and establish a review board to facilitate the review and public release of the records. It would require all cold case records to be collected and made public within 25 years of enactment.

Vote: Yea

(483) - H Con Res 149: Evidence-Based Policymaking Corrections - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Mitchell, R-Mich., motion to suspend the rules and agree to the concurrent resolution that would make certain corrections in the enrollment of the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act.

Vote: Yea

(484) - HR 4174: Agency Data Use - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Walker, R-N.C., motion to suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment to the bill that would require each federal agency to develop and make public a comprehensive inventory of its data assets, and would direct the Government Accountability Office to establish a public online catalogue of this data. It would require each agency to submit an annual policy plan to the Office of Management and Budget, including the agency's plans to develop evidence supporting its policymaking, and would create an interagency advisory committee on agency data use for evidence-building.

Vote: Yes

(485) - S 3277: Commercial Space Activity - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Smith, R-Texas, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would establish the Commerce Department's Office of Space Commerce as the primary office responsible for authorizing and supervising the operation of nongovernmental activities in space. It would direct the Transportation secretary to establish standards for this authorization of certain nongovernmental space activities related to data collection and imagery.

Vote: Yea

(486) - S 3661: World War II Commemoration - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Graves, R-Mo., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would authorize a Department of Defense program commemorating the 75th anniversary of World War II and direct the Defense secretary to coordinate commemorative activities with non-profit organizations and federal, state, and local governments. It would authorize expenditures of up to $5 million annually through fiscal 2021 for related activities.

Vote: Yea

(487) - HR 2200: Human Trafficking Prevention - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Royce, R-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment to the bill that would authorize $65 million annually through fiscal 2021 to the State Department for activities and programs to prevent human trafficking, protect victims of trafficking, assist foreign countries in meeting standards for the elimination of trafficking and train law enforcement officials and prosecutors to combat human trafficking. It would authorize additional funds for programs that report and monitor trafficking, as well as programs that assist trafficking victims in the United States.

Vote:
Yea

(488) - S 1023: Forest and Reef Conservation - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Royce, R-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would reauthorize a 1998 act to conserve tropical forests internationally, and expand its scope to also focus on coral reef conservation. It would authorize $20 million annually through fiscal 2020 for conservation programs, including grants to other countries for maintaining coral reef ecosystems.

Vote: Yea

(489) - S 1158: Genocide Prevention - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Royce, R-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would train foreign service officers assigned to countries at risk or experiencing mass atrocities in how to recognize warning signs or potential atrocities as well as prevention and response activities.

Vote: Yea 

(490) - S 1580: International Education Access - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Royce, R-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would authorize the State Department and the U.S. Agency for International Development, in coordination with multilateral organizations, the private sector, and civil society, to prioritize and advance ongoing efforts to support programs that provide safe primary and secondary education for displaced children, especially girls.

Vote: Yea

(491) - S 1862: Human Trafficking Standards - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Royce, R-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill as amended, that would amend the Trafficking Victims Protection Act to modify criteria for determining whether countries are meeting the minimum standards for the elimination of human trafficking, and actions to be taken against countries that fail to meet such standards, as well as changing other provisions relating to compliance standards and developments banks when dealing with human trafficking.

Vote: Yea

(492) - S 3247: International Women's Entrepreneurship - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Royce, R-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would modify programs managed by the U.S. Agency for International Development aimed at women's entrepreneurship and economic empowerment.

Vote: Yea

(493) - S 512: Nuclear Regulatory Licensing - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Kinzinger, R-Ill., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would modify Nuclear Regulatory Commission licensing and fee processes, including several provisions related to the development of advanced nuclear reactor designs. It would also require the Commission to report on uranium recovery licensing.

Vote: Yea

(494) - S 1934: Alaska Generator Regulation - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Shimkus, R-Ill., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would require the Environmental Protection Agency administrator to revise clean air standards with respect to the manufacture and use of certain compression-ignition engines used to provide power in remote areas of Alaska.

Vote: Yea

(495) - HR 6287: 9/11 Memorials - Passage

December 21, 2018 - McClintock, R-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment to the bill that would authorize Interior Department grants for the operation of specific memorials related to the terrorist attacks that took place Sept. 11, 2001, and would set specific requirements for grant recipients. The grant amounts would be determined by the secretary.

Vote: Yea

(496) - S 3456: Nathaniel Reed Wildlife Refuge - Passage

December 21, 2018 - McClintock, R-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, that would redesignate the Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge in Florida as the Nathaniel P. Reed Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge.

Vote: Yea

(497) - HR 7388: Flood Insurance - Passage

December 21, 2018 - Walker, R-N.C., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would extend the authorization and authorities under the National Flood Insurance Program through May 31, 2019. The program is administered by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and offers federally-backed flood insurance to individuals and entities in communities that adopt certain flood plain management standards. It would also state that FEMA may not restrict organizations from selling private flood insurance as a condition of participating in program activities.

Vote: Yea

(498): Procedural Motion - Change Convening Time

December 21, 2018 - Collins, R-Ga., motion that when the House adjourns on Friday, Dec. 21, it next convene for legislative business at noon on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018.

Vote: Yea

(499) - H Con Res 148: Flood Insurance Program Extension Correction - Passage

December 21, 2018 - MacArthur, R-N.J., motion to suspend the rules and agree to the concurrent resolution (H Con Res 148), that would make a correction in the enrollment of the National Flood Insurance Program Extension Act.

Vote: Yea

(500) - S 3628: Flood Insurance - Passage

December 21, 2018 - MacArthur, R-N.J., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would extend the authorization and authorities under the National Flood Insurance Program through May 31, 2019. The program is administered by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and offers federally-backed flood insurance to individuals and entities in communities that adopt certain flood plain management standards.

Vote: Yea

 

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