[Congressional Record Index (2012)]
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McCLINTOCK, TOM (a Representative from California)

  Addresses
      U.S. Obligations and Policy Options on Iran Conference: John 
        Bolton, E681 [27AP]
  Amendments
      Depts. of Transportation and HUD and related agencies: making 
        appropriations (H.R. 5972), H4039, H4066 [26JN], H4105, H4108, 
        H4136 [27JN]
      Energy and water development: making appropriations (H.R. 5325), 
        H3364 [31MY], H3380 [1JN], H3409, H3412 [5JN]
      San Joaquin River: address certain water-related concerns (H.R. 
        1837), H1061 [29FE]
      Science, Depts. of Justice and Commerce, and related agencies: 
        making appropriations (H.R. 5326), H2363 [8MY]
  Bills and resolutions cosponsored
      Abortion: protect pain-capable unborn children in the District 
        of Columbia (see H.R. 3803), H1808 [29MR]
      Americans With Disabilities Act: require a plaintiff to provide 
        a defendant with an opportunity to voluntarily correct a 
        violation prior to commencing civil action (see H.R. 3356), 
        H1391 [19MR]
      Armed Forces: express that the use of offensive military force 
        by a President without prior and clear authorization by 
        Congress constitutes an impeachable high crime and misdemeanor 
        (see H. Con. Res. 107), H1742 [28MR]
      ------repeal authority to detain certain terrorists pursuant to 
        authorization for use of military force (see H.R. 3785), H2813 
        [16MY]
      Budget: eliminate adjustment for disaster funding (see H.R. 
        4386), H3481 [5JN]
      ------establish joint resolutions on the budget (see H.R. 3575), 
        H115 [23JA]
      ------increase transparency in Federal budgeting (see H.R. 
        3581), H115 [23JA]
      ------require the President to provide a report detailing the 
        sequester required by the Budget Control Act (see H.R. 5872), 
        H3916 [20JN]
      ------setting forth the Federal budget for 2012-2022 (see H. 
        Con. Res. 113), H1642 [27MR]
      CBO: provide a macroeconomic analysis of the impact of 
        legislation (see H.R. 3582), H115 [23JA]
      Cecil E. Bolt Post Office, Fowler, CA: designate (see H.R. 
        4389), H1976 [18AP]
      Clean Air Act: amend the renewable fuel program to require the 
        cellulosic biofuel requirement to be based on actual 
        production (see H.R. 6047), H4686 [9JY]
      Committee on POW and MIA Affairs (House, Select): establish (see 
        H. Res. 111), H6318 [26OC]
      Congress: approve permit for the Keystone XL Pipeline (see H.R. 
        4000), H692 [9FE]
      Dept. of Agriculture: establish a program to generate dependable 
        economic activity for counties and local governments 
        containing National Forest System land through a management-
        focused approach (see H.R. 6009), H5331 [30JY]
      Dept. of Justice: prohibit tracking and cataloguing purchases of 
        multiple rifles and shotguns (see H.R. 3814), H697 [13FE]
      ------revise certain accessibility regulations for the disabled 
        relative to pools at public accommodations or provided by 
        public entities (see H.R. 4256), H2813 [16MY]
      Dept. of the Interior: issue commercial use authorizations to 
        commercial stock operators for operations in designated 
        wilderness within the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks 
        (see H.R. 4849), H2204 [26AP]
      Depts. of the Interior and Agriculture: expedite forest 
        management projects relative to hazardous fuels reduction, 
        forest health, and economic development (see H.R. 5744), H5728 
        [7AU]
      Drugs: exempt real property from civil forfeiture due to 
        medical-marijuana-related conduct authorized by State law (see 
        H.R. 6335), H5766 [10SE]
      Employment: require Federal contractors and other recipients of 
        Federal funds to participate in the E-Verify Program for 
        employment eligibility verification and permanently 
        reauthorize the E-Verify Program (see H.R. 6112), H4862 [12JY]
      EPA: require a timely review of State documentation and reform 
        regulations relative to exceptional event demonstrations (see 
        H.R. 5381), H3481 [5JN]
      Eximbank: abolish (see H.R. 4268), H1742 [28MR]
      Families and domestic relations: constitutional amendment on 
        parental rights (see H.J. Res. 107), H2329 [7MY] (see H.J. 
        Res. 110), H3480 [5JN]
      FERC: transfer permitting approval authority over construction 
        of the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline (see H.R. 3548), H115 
        [23JA]
      Food industry: improve and clarify certain disclosure 
        requirements for restaurants, similar retail food 
        establishments, and vending machines (see H.R. 6174), H6469 
        [27NO]
      Forests: address bark beetle epidemic, drought, deteriorating 
        forest health, and wildfire risk on Federal lands and increase 
        State control of forest management in high-risk areas (see 
        H.R. 6089), H5526 [31JY]
      FRS: improve functioning and transparency of the Board of 
        Governors and the Federal Open Market Committee (see H.R. 
        4180), H1304 [8MR]
      Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act: repeal health-care 
        related provisions (see H.R. 6079), H4775 [10JY]
      Holder, Attorney General: express no confidence due to lack of 
        monitoring and actions during investigation into whistleblower 
        allegations relative to operations transferring firearms to 
        drug cartels (see H. Res. 490), H3177 [29MY]
      Hydroelectric power: protect the Federal Columbia River Power 
        System, Power Marketing Administration customers, and Bureau 
        of Reclamation dams and facilities and promote hydropower 
        generation (see H.R. 6247), H6234 [20SE]
      Insurance: repeal medical loss ratio requirements for health 
        insurance (see H.R. 2077), H2813 [16MY]
      Iran: express importance of preventing acquisition of nuclear 
        weapons capability and continue economic and diplomatic 
        pressure to secure nonproliferation agreement (see H. Res. 
        568), H1498 [21MR]
      Israel: independence anniversary (see H. Con. Res. 115), H1805 
        [29MR]
      ------reaffirm strategic relationship with the U.S., direct the 
        President to submit reports on U.S. actions to enhance this 
        relationship, and assist in the defense of Israel (see H.R. 
        4133), H1847 [16AP]
      Lieutenant Kenneth M. Ballard Memorial Post Office, Mountain 
        View, CA: designate (see H.R. 6260), H5766 [10SE]
      LSC: terminate (see H.R. 2774), H2715 [15MY]
      Mining and mineral resources: promote domestic production of 
        critical minerals and materials (see H.R. 4402), H4686 [9JY]
      National Eagle Scout Day: designate (see H. Res. 716), H4604 
        [28JN]
      Nelson `Mac' MacWilliams Post Office Building, Ramona, CA: 
        designate (see H.R. 4062), H901 [16FE]
      Nicklaus, Jack: award Congressional Gold Medal (see H.R. 4040), 
        H1306 [8MR]
      NLRB: permit employers to pay higher wages to their employees 
        who are working under a union contract (see H.R. 4385), H1976 
        [18AP]
      Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: repeal (see H.R. 
        6079), H4775 [10JY]
      ------repeal annual fee on health insurance providers (see H.R. 
        1370), H5331 [30JY]
      Postal Inspector Terry Asbury Post Office Building, Simi Valley, 
        CA: designate (see H.R. 6587), H6469 [27NO]
      Power resources: streamline regulatory permitting procedures and 
        increase domestic energy production (see H.R. 4301), H2034 
        [19AP]
      Presidential appointments: disapprove appointment of certain 
        officers or employees during a congressional recess of less 
        than 3 days and express that such appointments are 
        unconstitutional (see H. Res. 509), H26 [17JA]
      Pro Football Hall of Fame: mint coins in recognition and 
        celebration (see H.R. 4104), H3733 [18JN]
      Public debt: establish a point of order to prohibit extension of 
        the debt limit unless a concurrent budget resolution has been 
        agreed to and is in effect (see H.R. 3778), H115 [23JA]
      Public lands: improve management of grazing leases and permits 
        (see H.R. 4234), H2034 [19AP]
      Public welfare programs: prohibit waivers relative to compliance 
        with Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program work 
        requirements (see H.R. 6140), H5079 [19JY]
      Real estate: protect private property rights by limiting the 
        power of eminent domain (see H.R. 1433), H376 [1FE]
      Roads and highways: allow States to elect to receive 
        contributions to the Highway Trust Fund in lieu of 
        participating in the Federal-aid highway program or certain 
        public transportation programs (see H.R. 1585), H4064 [26JN]
      Tariff Act: increase dollar amount requirements for articles and 
        merchandise under administrative exemptions and entry under 
        regulations provisions (see H.R. 1653), H2134 [25AP]
      Taxation: permanently extend the 15-year recovery period for 
        qualified leasehold improvement property, restaurant property, 
        and retail improvement property (see H.R. 1265), H5711 [2AU]
      ------prohibit the use of public funds for political party 
        conventions and return previously distributed funds for 
        deficit reduction (see H.R. 5912), H3660 [7JN]
      ------reduce Federal tax on fuels by the amount of any increase 
        in State fuel tax rates (see H.R. 1737), H4064 [26JN]
      ------repeal income tax, abolish the IRS, and institute a 
        national retail sales tax (see H.R. 25), H5765 [10SE]
      Telecommunications: prohibit universal service support of 
        commercial mobile service through the Lifeline program (see 
        H.R. 3481), H6307 [12OC]
      Tobacco products: clarify FDA jurisdiction over certain tobacco 
        products and protect jobs and small businesses involved in the 
        sale, manufacturing, and distribution of cigars (see H.R. 
        1639), H3404 [1JN]
      Transportation: empower States with authority for most taxing 
        and spending for highway and mass transit programs (see H.R. 
        3264), H4065 [26JN]
      U.N.: terminate funding if the U.S. agrees to any treaty that 
        threatens U.S. sovereignty or infringes on U.S. constitutional 
        rights, such as the right to keep and bear arms (see H.R. 
        3594), H5009 [18JY]
      Wallenberg, Raoul: award Congressional Gold Medal (see H.R. 
        3001), H1741 [28MR]
      Water: prevent finalization by the EPA or Corps of Engineers of 
        proposed guidance on identification of waters protected by the 
        Federal Water Pollution Control Act (see H.R. 4965), H3700 
        [8JN]
      Wilderness areas: provide for reasonable and necessary access to 
        wilderness areas for the restoration of water sources, 
        supplies, or infrastructure during a state of emergency (see 
        H.R. 5791), H3481 [5JN]
      Wildlife: repeal certain laws relative to criminal penalties and 
        violations of foreign laws dealing with the illegal 
        trafficking of wildlife, fish, and plants (see H.R. 4171), 
        H3578 [6JN]
  Bills and resolutions introduced
      BLM: convey to Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians certain 
        Federal lands located in El Dorado County, CA (see H.R. 6532), 
        H6275 [21SE]
      Private First Class Victor A. Dew Post Office, Roseville, CA: 
        designate (see H.R. 3892), H440 [2FE]
  Constitutional authority statements
      BLM: convey to Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians certain 
        Federal lands located in El Dorado County, CA (H.R. 6532), 
        H6278 [21SE]
      Private First Class Victor A. Dew Post Office, Roseville, CA: 
        designate (H.R. 3892), H440 [2FE]
  Designated Speaker pro tempore
      House of Representatives, H3483 [6JN], H3809 [20JN]
  Remarks
      Appropriations: establish legislative line-item veto to expedite 
        consideration of rescissions (H.R. 3521), H607 [8FE]
      Arizona: Gila River Indian Community water rights and land 
        claims settlements, H3727 [18JN]
      Budget: application of fair-market value accounting method to 
        certain Federal credit and loan guarantee programs, H537 [7FE]
      ------deficit, H1668 [28MR]
      ------increase transparency in Federal budgeting (H.R. 3581), 
        H537 [7FE]
      ------reconciliation of the concurrent resolution and 
        replacement of sequester established by the Budget Control Act 
        (H.R. 5652), H2619 [10MY]
      ------setting forth the Federal budget for 2013-2022 (H. Con. 
        Res. 112), H1578 [27MR], H1668, H1735, H1738 [28MR], H1774 
        [29MR]
      Bureau of Reclamation: authorize conduit facilities for 
        hydropower development under Federal reclamation law (H.R. 
        2842), H1183, H1188, H1189 [6MR]
      ------authorize conduit facilities for hydropower development 
        under Federal reclamation law (H.R. 2842), consideration (H. 
        Res. 570), H1174 [6MR]
      ------ensure authorization of conduit facilities for hydropower 
        development under Federal reclamation law shall not result in 
        net job loss, H1189 [6MR]
      ------require small conduit hydropower projects to comply with 
        the National Environmental Policy Act, H1183, H1188 [6MR]
      California: anniversary of Mountain Quarries Railroad Bridge, 
        E278 [29FE]
      ------clarify duration of Central Valley Project renewal 
        contracts, H1061, H1062 [29FE]
      ------clarify jurisdiction over Central Valley Project renewal 
        contracts, H1067 [29FE]
      ------eliminate water subsidies for irrigators and require new 
        contracts charge interest for water delivery and project debt 
        repayments, H1069 [29FE]
      ------ensure compliance with State laws and require use of best 
        available science relative to certain water-related concerns, 
        H1071 [29FE]
      ------prohibit decrease in current water supply to the 
        Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta region, H1069, H1070 [29FE]
      ------protect agriculture and fishery-related jobs north of the 
        Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta when addressing certain 
        water-related concerns, H1063 [29FE]
      CBO: provide a macroeconomic analysis of the impact of 
        legislation (H.R. 3582), H399 [2FE]
      Dept. of Commerce: Economic Development Administration funding, 
        H2367 [8MY]
      ------International Trade Administration funding, H2363 [8MY]
      Dept. of Energy: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Program 
        funding, H3380 [1JN]
      ------Fossil Energy Research and Development Program funding, 
        H3412 [5JN]
      ------nuclear energy research and development programs funding, 
        H3410 [5JN]
      ------phase out the innovative technology loan guarantee program 
        and provide taxpayer protections from pending program 
        participants (H.R. 6213), consideration (H. Res. 779), H5938 
        [13SE]
      Dept. of HUD: Community Development Block Grant Program funding, 
        H4105 [27JN]
      ------Community Development Block Grant Program Loan Guarantee 
        Program funding, H4108 [27JN]
      Dept. of Justice: prevent online threats to economic creativity 
        and theft of intellectual property (S. 968), H84 [23JA]
      ------prevent online threats to economic creativity and theft of 
        intellectual property by seeking injunctions against foreign 
        websites dealing in illegal content and goods (H.R. 3261), H84 
        [23JA]
      Dept. of the Interior: replace President Obama's proposed Outer 
        Continental Shelf oil and gas leasing program with a 
        congressional plan that will conduct additional lease sales 
        (H.R. 6082), H5170 [24JY]
      Depts. of Transportation and HUD and related agencies: making 
        appropriations (H.R. 5972), H4039 [26JN], H4105, H4108, H4136 
        [27JN]
      Economy: avert ``fiscal cliff'' economic crisis through 
        bipartisan agreement on taxes and spending, H6705 [12DE]
      ------provide for spending reductions through reform and repeal 
        of certain Federal and State programs (H.R. 6684), 
        consideration (H. Res. 841), H7377 [20DE]
      Energy and water development: making appropriations (H.R. 5325), 
        H3380 [1JN], H3410, H3412 [5JN]
      Eximbank: reauthorize (H.R. 2072), H2471 [9MY]
      FAA: Essential Air Service Program funding, H4039 [26JN]
      Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act: extend certain 
        counterterrorism and intelligence gathering tools (H.R. 5949), 
        H5893 [12SE]
      Gambling: prohibit certain gaming activities on certain Indian 
        lands in Arizona (H.R. 2938), H3727 [18JN]
      Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act: repeal health-care 
        related provisions (H.R. 6079), H4752 [10JY]
      House Rules: allow consideration of motions to suspend rules and 
        consider certain legislation (H. Res. 779), H5938 [13SE]
      IRS: alleged harassment of certain political groups, H1851 
        [17AP]
      Office of the Director of National Intelligence: allow elements 
        of the intelligence community to share cyber threat 
        intelligence with private-sector cybersecurity entities (H.R. 
        3523), H2253 [27AP]
      Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: impact on tax 
        burden, H4688 [10JY]
      ------repeal (H.R. 6079), H4752 [10JY]
      ------Supreme Court decision on constitutionality, H4688 [10JY]
      Private First Class Victor A. Dew Post Office, Roseville, CA: 
        designate (H.R. 3892), H378 [2FE], H6481 [28NO]
      Public debt: increase statutory limit, H1578 [27MR]
      San Francisco, CA: Central Subway project funding, H4136 [27JN]
      San Joaquin River: address certain water-related concerns (H.R. 
        1837), H1042, H1061, H1062, H1063, H1067, H1069, H1070, H1071 
        [29FE]
      ------address certain water-related concerns (H.R. 1837), 
        consideration (H. Res. 566), H1034 [29FE]
      ------address certain water-related concerns (H.R. 1837), motion 
        to recommit, H1077 [29FE]
      ------prohibit Federal preemption of State laws and regulations 
        when addressing certain water-related concerns, H1077 [29FE]
      Science, Depts. of Justice and Commerce, and related agencies: 
        making appropriations (H.R. 5326), H2363, H2367 [8MY]
      Stockton Gurdwara Sahib (organization): anniversary, 
        E1792 [16NO]
      Taxation: make permanent certain tax cuts and relief for 
        families making less than a certain income, increased 
        expensing limitations, and alternative minimum tax relief 
        (H.J. Res. 66), consideration of Senate amendment (H. Res. 
        841), H7377 [20DE]
      ------provide a deduction for domestic business income of 
        qualified small businesses (H.R. 9), H2015 [19AP]
      ------rates, H1735 [28MR]
      Truckee, CA: tribute to Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer 
        Center, E1273 [18JY]
  Tributes
      Anderson, Clarence E. (Bud), E1790 [16NO]
      Holabird, Timothy, E1968 [19DE]
      Lee, Wen Wang, E1269 [18JY]
      Vallier, Tracy, E1611 [21SE]