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Roll Call Vote on Schatz #3176 (phase out tax preference-fossil fuels)

At 4:01pm, the Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on Schatz #3176 (phase out tax preference-fossil fuels); Not Agreed To: 45-50   Next – 10 minute votes: Durbin #3095 (increase funding for DOE Office of Science) Whitehouse #3125 (campaign financial disclosure)

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Roll Call Vote on Sullivan amendment to S.2012, Energy

  3:41pm The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on Sullivan amendment #2996 (repeals rules) Not Agreed To: 49-46   Next – 10 minute votes: Schatz #3176 (phase out tax preference-fossil fuels) Durbin #3095 (increase funding for DOE Office of Science) Whitehouse #3125 (campaign financial disclosure)

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Rounds amendment agreed to by voice vote; Roll Call Vote on Barrasso amendment to S.2012, Energy

The Rounds amendment #3182, as modified, was agreed to by voice vote. At 3:20pm, the Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on Barrasso amendment #3030 (natural gas gathering lines). Not Agreed to: 52-43. Next – 10 minute votes: Sullivan #2996 (repeals rules) Schatz #3176 (phase out tax preference-fossil fuels) Durbin #3095 (increase funding…

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Roll Call Vote on Franken amendment to S.2012, Energy

2:59pm The Senate began a 10 minute roll call vote on Franken amendment #3115 (energy efficiency). Not agreed to: 43-52 Next (10 minute votes): Rounds #3182, as modified (conservation) Barrasso #3030 (natural gas gathering lines) Sullivan #2996 (repeals rules) Schatz #3176 (phase out tax preference-fossil fuels) Durbin #3095 (increase funding for DOE Office of Science)…

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Roll Call Vote on Lee amendment to S.2012, Energy Policy

2:32pm The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on Lee amendment #3023 (national monuments) to S.2012, Energy Policy Modernization Act. Not Agreed to: 47-48 Next: Franken #3115 (energy efficiency) Rounds #3182, as modified (conservation) Barrasso #3030 (natural gas gathering lines) Sullivan #2996 (repeals rules) Schatz #3176 (phase out tax preference-fossil fuels) Durbin #3095…

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8 roll call votes at 2:30pm today

The Senate has reached an agreement that will result in 8 roll call votes at 2:30pm today. No 2nd degree amendments will be in order prior to the votes and a 60 vote affirmative threshold is required for adoption of each amendment.   2:30pm – 8 roll call votes: Lee #3023 (national monuments) Franken #3115…

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Amendments pending to S.2012, Energy Policy Modernization Act

Amendments pending to S.2012, Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015 Murkowski amendment #2953 (substitute) Cassidy amendment #2954 (Strategic Petroleum Reserve) Murkowski amendment #2963 (bulk power system reliability)  

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Senate resumes consideration of S.2012, Energy; 2:30pm vote reminder

The Senate has resumed consideration of Calendar #218, S.2012, Energy Policy Modernization Act.   The Senate will recess from 12:30pm until 2:15pm to allow for the weekly caucus meetings.   At 2:30pm, there will be roll call votes on Lee amendment #3023 (national monuments) and Franken amendment #3115 (energy efficiency) with a 60 vote affirmative…

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Schedule for Tuesday, February 2, 2016

The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Tuesday, February 2, 2016.   Following any leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business until 11:00am with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each.   Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of Calendar #218, S.2012, Energy Policy…

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Wrap Up for Monday, February 1, 2016

No Roll Call Votes   Legislative Business Adopted S.Res.347, honoring the memory and legacy of Anita Ashok Datar and condemning the terrorist attack in Bamako, Mali, on November 20, 2015.   The following amendments were agreed to by voice vote: Gardner #2970 (energy management requirements) Reed #2989 (electric grid energy funds) Inhofe #2991 (Brownfields grants)…

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