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Legislative History and Digest of H.R. 3666

FY 1997 VA, HUD, and Indepedent Agencies Appropriations


PUBLIC LAW: 104-204, (became law 09/26/96)

SPONSOR: Rep. Jerry Lewis (Introduced 06/18/96)

MAJOR LEGISLATION


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STATUS: Floor Actions

09/26/96 Public Law 104-204 (9/27/96 CR D1021)
09/25/96 Measure presented to President (CR H11227)
09/25/96 Enrolled Measure signed in Senate (CR S11290)
09/25/96 Enrolled Measure signed in House (CR H11227)
09/25/96 Senate agreed to conference report (CR S61218-S61225, S11218-11225)
09/24/96 Unanimous consent agreement in Senate to consider conference report on Sept. 25 (CR S61159-S61162, S11159-11162)
09/24/96 House agreed to conference report, roll call #426 (388-25) (CR H10970)
09/24/96 Conference report considered in House (CR H10951-10970)
09/20/96 Full text of conference report printed (CR H60733-H60757, H10733-10757)
09/20/96 Conference report filed in House, H. Rept. 104-812 (CR H10762)
09/11/96 Motion to instruct House conferees passed House, roll call #407 (392-17) (CR H60182-H60189, H10182-10189)
09/11/96 Conference scheduled in House (CR H10182)
09/05/96 Conference scheduled in Senate (CR S9957)
09/05/96 Measure passed Senate, amended, roll call #278 (95-2) (CR S9957)
09/05/96 Measure considered in Senate (CR S59875-S59934, S9875-9934, S59938-S59957)
09/04/96 Unanimous consent agreement in Senate regarding consideration of Measure (CR S9821-9822)
09/04/96 Measure considered in Senate (CR S9778-9835)
09/03/96 Unanimous consent agreement in Senate to consider Measure on Sep. 4 (CR S9765)
09/03/96 Measure considered in Senate (CR S9691-9735)
09/03/96 Measure called up by unanimous consent in Senate (CR S9691)
08/02/96 Unanimous consent agreement in Senate to consider Measure on Sept. 3 (CR S9678)
07/11/96 Reported to Senate from the Committee on Appropriations with amendment, S. Rept 104-318 (CR S7762)
06/27/96 Referred to Senate Committee on Appropriations (CR S7174)
06/26/96 Measure passed House, amended, roll call #282 (269-147) (CR H6950)
06/26/96 Motion to recommit to Committee on Appropriations rejected in House, roll call #281 (205-212) (CR H6949)
06/26/96 Measure considered in House (CR H6856-6913, H6917-6950)
06/25/96 Measure considered in House (CR H6799-6845)
06/25/96 Measure called up by special rule in House (CR H6799)
06/18/96 Reported to House from the Committee on Appropriations, H. Rept. 104-628 (CR H6508)


STATUS: Detailed Legislative History

House Actions

Feb 6, 96:
Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations.
Feb 6, 96:
Referred to the Subcommittee on VA, HUD and Independent Agencies.
May 30, 96:
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee.
Jun 13, 96:
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Jun 13, 96:
Ordered to be Reported.
Jun 18, 96:
The House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 104-628, by Mr. Lewis (CA).
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 314.
Jun 19, 96:
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 456 Reported to House.
Jun 25, 96:
HA 1196 Amendment Offered by Representative Hefner.
HA 1196 On agreeing to the Hefner amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
HA 1197 Amendment Offered by Representative Lewis, of CA.
HA 1197 On agreeing to the Lewis (CA) amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
HA 1200 Amendment Offered by Representative Lazio.
HA 1202 Amendment Offered by Representative Shays.
HA 1198 Amendment Offered by Representative Kennedy, of MA.
HA 1198 On agreeing to the Kennedy (MA) amendment (A003) Failed by voice vote.
HA 1203 Amendment Offered by Representative Sanders.
HA 1204 Amendment Offered by Representative Hefley.
HA 1205 Amendment Offered by Representative Weller.
Rule H. Res. 456 passed House.
Called up by House under the provisions of rule H. Res. 456.
Jun 26, 96:
HA 1207 Amendment Offered by Representative Durbin.
HA 1212 Amendment Offered by Representative Pallone.
HA 1207 On agreeing to the Durbin amendment (A012) Agreed to by voice vote.
HA 1206 Amendment Offered by Representative Hostettler.
HA 1206 On agreeing to the Hostettler amendment (A011) Failed by recorded vote: (Roll No. 276).
HA 1208 Amendment Offered by Representative Roemer.
HA 1208 On agreeing to the Roemer amendment (A013) Failed by voice vote.
HA 1225 Amendment Offered by Representative Markey.
HA 1225 On agreeing to the Markey amendment (A030) as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
HA 1226 Amendment Offered by Representative Boehlert.
HA 1226 On agreeing to the Boehlert amendment (A031) Agreed to by voice vote.
HA 1224 Amendment Offered by Representative Gutknecht.
HA 1224 On agreeing to the Gutknecht amendment (A029) Failed by recorded vote: 45 - 372 (Roll no. 277).
HA 1227 Amendment Offered by Representative Weller.
HA 1227 On agreeing to the Weller amendment (A032) Agreed to by voice vote.
HA 1228 Amendment Offered by Representative Orton.
HA 1228 On agreeing to the Orton amendments (A033) Agreed to by voice vote.
HA 1230 Amendment Offered by Representative Kingston.
HA 1230 By unanimous consent, the Kingston amendment was withdrawn.
HA 1232 Amendment Offered by Representative Markey.
HA 1232 On agreeing to the Markey amendment (A037) Failed by recorded vote: (Roll No. 279).
HA 1229 Amendment Offered by Representative Roemer.
HA 1229 On agreeing to the Roemer amendment (A034) Agreed to by recorded vote: (Roll No. 280).
Considered by House as unfinished business.
The House adopted the amendments en gross as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by recorded vote: 205 - 212 (Roll no. 281).
Passed House (Amended) by Yea-Nay Vote: 269 - 147 (Roll no. 282).

Senate Actions

Jun 27, 96:
Received in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Appropriations.
Jul 10, 96:
Subcommittee on VA, HUD, and Independent Agencies. Approved for full committee consideration with amendments favorably.
Jul 11, 96:
Committee on Appropriations. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
Jul 11, 96:
Committee on Appropriations. Reported to Senate by Senator Bond with amendments. With written report No. 104-318.
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 493.
Sep 3, 96:
Measure laid before Senate.
Amendment SP 5157 proposed by Senator Bond.
Amendment SP 5157 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5158 proposed by Senator Bond.
Amendment SP 5158 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5159 proposed by Senator Bond.
Amendment SP 5159 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5160 proposed by Senator Bond.
Amendment SP 5160 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5161 proposed by Senator Bond.
Amendment SP 5161 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5162 proposed by Senator Bond.
Amendment SP 5162 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5163 proposed by Senator Bond for Senator Mack.
Amendment SP 5163 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5164 proposed by Senator Bond for Senator Craig.
Amendment SP 5164 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5165 proposed by Senator Bond for Senator Kerry.
Amendment SP 5165 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5166 proposed by Senator Bond.
Amendment SP 5166 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5167 proposed by Senator Bond.
Amendment SP 5175 proposed by Senator Bond.
Amendment SP 5175 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Sep 4, 96:
Considered by Senate.
Amendment SP 5176 proposed by Senator McCain.
Amendment SP 5177 proposed by Senator McCain.
The Committee amendment on page 104, lines 21-24, was not tabled by Yea-Nay Vote. 42-54. Record Vote No: 266.
The Committee amendment was agreed to by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5178 proposed by Senator Bumpers.
Motion to table SP 5178 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 61-36. Record Vote No: 267.
Amendment SP 5177 as modified agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 79-18. Record Vote No: 268.
Amendment SP 5167 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5181 proposed by Senator Bond.
Amendment SP 5181 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5182 proposed by Senator Bond for Senator Shelby.
Amendment SP 5182 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5176 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5183 proposed by Senator Bond.
Amendment SP 5183 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5184 proposed by Senator Bond for Senator Bennett.
Amendment SP 5184 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5185 proposed by Senator Mikulski for Senator Sarbanes.
Amendment SP 5185 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5179 proposed by Senator Thomas.
Proposed amendment SP 5179 withdrawn in Senate.
Sep 5, 96:
Considered by Senate.
Amendment SP 5187 proposed by Senator Bond for Senator Hollings.
Amendment SP 5187 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5188 proposed by Senator Bond for Senator Bennett.
Amendment SP 5188 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5189 proposed by Senator Bond for Senator Faircloth.
Amendment SP 5189 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5191 proposed by Senator Helms.
Amendment SP 5191 as modified agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 98-0. Record Vote No: 271.
Amendment SP 5192 proposed by Senator Bradley.
Amendment SP 5193 proposed by Senator Frist to Amendment SP 5192.
Amendment SP 5193 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 98-0. Record Vote No: 272.
Amendment SP 5192 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5194 proposed by Senator Domenici.
Amendment SP 5195 proposed by Senator Brown to Amendment SP 5194.
Motion to table SP 5195 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 75-22. Record Vote No: 273.
Amendment SP 5196 proposed by Senator Gramm to Amendment SP 5194.
Amendment SP 5196 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5197 proposed by Senator Harkin.
Amendment SP 5190 proposed by Senator Daschle.
Point of order raised in Senate with respect to SP 5190.
Amendment SP 5198 proposed by Senator Bond for Senator Bingaman.
Amendment SP 5198 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5199 proposed by Senator Bond for Senator Feinstein.
Amendment SP 5199 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5200 proposed by Senator Bond for Senator McCain.
Amendment SP 5200 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
Amendment SP 5201 proposed by Senator Bond.
Amendment SP 5201 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
The amendment (SP 5188) as previously agreed to was modified by Unanimous Consent.
Amendment SP 5194 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 82-15. Record Vote No: 274.
Motion to table SP 5197 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 60-37. Record Vote No: 275.
SP 5190 determined germane by Yea-Nay Vote. 62-35. Record Vote No: 276.
Amendment SP 5190 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
The amendment (SP 5159) as previously agreed to was modified by Unanimous Consent.
Passed Senate with amendments by Yea-Nay Vote. 95-2. Record Vote No: 278.
Sep 9, 96:
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Sep 12, 96:
Message on House action received in Senate.
Sep 24, 96:
Conference papers: Senate report and managers' statement held at the desk in Senate.
Sep 25, 96:
Conference papers: message on House action held at the desk in Senate.
Message on Senate action sent to the House.

Conference Action(s)

Sep 5, 96:
Senate insists on its amendments asks for a conference, appoints conferees Bond; Burns; Stevens; Shelby; Bennett; Campbell; Hatfield; Mikulski; Leahy; Johnston; Lautenberg; Kerrey; Byrd.
Sep 11, 96:
On motion that the House disagree to the Senate amendments, and agree to a conference Agreed to without objection.
On motion that the House instruct conferees Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 392 - 17 (Roll no. 407).
The Speaker appointed conferees: Lewis (CA), DeLay, Vucanovich, Walsh, Hobson, Knollenberg, Frelinghuysen, Neumann, Livingston, Stokes, Mollohan, Chapman, Kaptur, and Obey.
Sep 18, 96:
Conference held.
Sep 19, 96:
Conferees agreed to file conference report.
Sep 20, 96:
Conference report H. Rept. 104-812 filed in House.
Sep 24, 96:
House Agreed to Conference Report by the Yeas and Nays: 388 - 25 (Roll no. 426).
Sep 25, 96:
Senate agreed to conference report by Unanimous Consent.

Executive Action(s)

Sep 25, 96:
Cleared for White House.
Presented to President.
Sep 26, 96:
Signed by President.
Became Public Law No: 104-204.

Source: Library of Congress

Contributed by Kasey Shewey, Government Affairs Program, January 12, 1997

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