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Day December 9, 2010

Senate Floor Wrap Up For Thursday, December 09, 2010

Passed H.R.5591, a bill to designate the airport traffic control tower located at Spokane Airport in Spokane, Washington, as the “Ray Daves Airport Traffic Control Tower”. Passed S.841, the Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Act (with Kerry substitute amendment). Passed S.1275, the National Foundation on Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition Establishment Act (with committee-reported substitute amendment). Adopted S.Res.699,…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00271

On the Motion to Table: Motion to Table the Motion to Refer the House Message on H.R.4853 to the Committee on Finance; A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00271

On the Motion to Table: Motion to Table the Motion to Refer the House Message on H.R.4853 to the Committee on Finance; A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00270

On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed: Upon Reconsideration, Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S.3454; An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2011 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00270

On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed: Upon Reconsideration, Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S.3454; An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2011 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00269

On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R.847; A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to extend and improve protections and services to individuals directly impacted by the terrorist attack in New York City on September 11, 2001, and for other purposes.Result: Rejected…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00268

On the Motion to Table: Motion to Table the Motion to Proceed to S.3992; A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (59-40, 1 member not voting,…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00269

On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R.847; A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to extend and improve protections and services to individuals directly impacted by the terrorist attack in New York City on September 11, 2001, and for other purposes.Result: Rejected…

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Senate Roll Call Vote #00268

On the Motion to Table: Motion to Table the Motion to Proceed to S.3992; A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for other purposes.Result: Agreed to (59-40, 1 member not voting,…

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H.R. 5470, the Implementation of National Consensus Appliance Agreements Act

Summary On June 17, 2009, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee favorably reported S.1462 to the Senate.  This legislation contained, among many provisions, a number of important energy efficiency improvements for products like electric spas, commercial furnaces, and certain types of light-bulbs.  After reporting S.1462, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee continued to…

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