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Day May 13, 2010

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Thursday, May 13, 2010

Adopted S.Res.524, a resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Stuttering Awareness Week of 2010. Collins amendment #3879 (leverage and risk-based capital) was agreed to by unanimous consent. Passed Cal. #296, H.R.714-Virgin Islands National park lease Passed S.1132 is the Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act Improvements Act. Passed S.2768, National Transportation Safety Board Reauthorization…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00150

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3987: Thune S.Amdt.3987; To provide for increased Congressional oversight through a sunset of the authority created under title X related to the creation of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.Result: Rejected (40-55, 5 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00149

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3989: Durbin S.Amdt.3989 as Modified; To ensure that the fees that small businesses and other entities are charged for accepting debit cards are reasonable and proportional to the costs incurred, and to limit payment card networks from imposing anti-competitive restrictions on small businesses and other entities that accept payment cards.Result: Agreed…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00150

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3987: Thune S.Amdt.3987; To provide for increased Congressional oversight through a sunset of the authority created under title X related to the creation of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.Result: Rejected (40-55, 5 members not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00149

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3989: Durbin S.Amdt.3989 as Modified; To ensure that the fees that small businesses and other entities are charged for accepting debit cards are reasonable and proportional to the costs incurred, and to limit payment card networks from imposing anti-competitive restrictions on small businesses and other entities that accept payment cards.Result: Agreed…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00148

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3832: Sessions S.Amdt.3832; To provide an orderly and transparent bankruptcy process for non-bank financial institutions and prohibit bailout authority.Result: Rejected (42-58, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00148

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3832: Sessions S.Amdt.3832; To provide an orderly and transparent bankruptcy process for non-bank financial institutions and prohibit bailout authority.Result: Rejected (42-58, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00147

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3774: LeMieux S.Amdt.3774 as Modified; To remove statutory references to credit rating agencies.Result: Agreed to (61-38, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00146

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3991: Franken S.Amdt.3991; To instruct the Securities and Exchange Commission to establish a self-regulatory organization to assign credit rating agencies to provide initial credit ratings.Result: Agreed to (64-35, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00147

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3774: LeMieux S.Amdt.3774 as Modified; To remove statutory references to credit rating agencies.Result: Agreed to (61-38, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold)Details: [click here]

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