Friday, June 08, 2012
Amendment No. 1—Reduces funding for the Botanical Garden by $1.235 million (FY '09 level). The savings would be deposited into the bill’s Spending Reduction Account.
Two minute votes for the remainder of the amendment
Amendment No. 2—Reduces funding for the Congressional Research Service for salaries and expenses by $878,000 (FY 2012 level). The savings would be deposited into the bill’s Spending Reduction Account.
Amendment No. 4—Eliminates all funding for the Open World Leadership Center Trust Fund (OWC), reducing the account by $1 million and transferring the funds to the bill’s Spending Reduction Account.
Amendment No. 5—Prohibits funds made available in the bill from being used to obtain polystyrene products for use in the House of Representative’s food service facilities.
Amendment No. 7—Prohibits funds made available in the bill for Member’s Representational Allowances (MRAs), House Leadership Offices, or Committee Employee funds from being used to purchase paid advertisements on any Internet site other than an official site of the Member, leadership office, or committee involved.
10 minutes debate
motion to recommit H.R. 5882 with instructions. (15 minute vote)
H.R. 5882 - Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2013 (5 minute vote)
– Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4348 - Surface Transportation Extension Act to insist on provisions that limit funding for federal aid highway & transit programs to $37.5 billion, the amount which is estimated by CBO to be brought into the Trust Fund by the gas tax and user fees in 2013 (5 minute vote)
These are the last votes today.
Next Votes: 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 18