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Day May 6, 2009

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Wednesday, May 06, 2009

The following amendments to S.896 were agreed to by unanimous consent: Reed #1039, as modified (warrants) Boxer #1035 (mortgage notification) Casey #1033 (Foreclosure Mitigation/Prevention) Grassley #1020, as modified (Oversight Authority) The following amendments to S.454 were agreed to by consent: Collins amendment #1045 (Earned Management Value Standards); Inhofe amendment #1044 Chambliss amendment #1053 Coburn amendment…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00185

On Passage of the Bill: S.896 As Amended; A bill to prevent mortgage foreclosures and enhance mortgage credit availability.Result: Passed (91-5, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00184

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1021: Grassley S.Amdt.1021 As Modified ; To amend chapter 7 of title 31, United States Code, to provide the Comptroller General additional audit authorities relating to the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (95-1, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00183

On the Motion S.Amdt. 1042: Motion to Waive Sect. 202, S.Con.Res.21, 110th Congress, Coburn S.Amdt.1042; To establish a pilot program for the expedited disposal of Federal real property.Result: Rejected (50-46, 3 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00185

On Passage of the Bill: S.896 As Amended; A bill to prevent mortgage foreclosures and enhance mortgage credit availability.Result: Passed (91-5, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00184

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1021: Grassley S.Amdt.1021 As Modified ; To amend chapter 7 of title 31, United States Code, to provide the Comptroller General additional audit authorities relating to the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (95-1, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00183

On the Motion S.Amdt. 1042: Motion to Waive Sect. 202, S.Con.Res.21, 110th Congress, Coburn S.Amdt.1042; To establish a pilot program for the expedited disposal of Federal real property.Result: Rejected (50-46, 3 members not voting, 3/5 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00182

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1036: Kerry S.Amdt.1036 As Modified; To protect the interests of bona fide tenants in the case of any foreclosure on any dwelling or residential real property, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (57-39, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00182

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1036: Kerry S.Amdt.1036 As Modified; To protect the interests of bona fide tenants in the case of any foreclosure on any dwelling or residential real property, and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (57-39, 3 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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S. 454, the Weapons Acquisition Reform Act of 2009

Summary and Background S.454, the Weapon Systems Acquisition Reform Act of 2009, aims to address problems in the Department of Defense’s (DOD) process for acquiring weapons systems.  The Government Accountability Office (GAO) reported again this year that the Pentagon’s major defense acquisition programs (MDAPs) suffer from significant delays and cost overruns.  In its examination of…

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