[Congressional Record Index (2012)]
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McGOVERN, JAMES P. (a Representative from Massachusetts)

  Addresses
      International Human Rights Day: Hilary Rodham Clinton, Sec. of 
        State, E6-E8 [10JA]
  Amendments
      Agriculture, rural development, FDA, and related agencies 
        programs: making appropriations (H.R. 5973), consideration (H. 
        Res. 697), H4025 [26JN]
      Budget: reconciliation of the concurrent resolution and 
        replacement of sequester established by the Budget Control Act 
        (H.R. 5652), consideration (H. Res. 648), H2581 [10MY]
      Dept. of Defense: authorizing appropriations for military 
        activities, prescribing personnel strengths, and military 
        construction (H.R. 4310), consideration (H. Res. 661), H2844 
        [17MY]
      ------authorizing appropriations for military activities, 
        prescribing personnel strengths, and military construction 
        (H.R. 4310), consideration of conference report (H. Res. 840), 
        H7373 [20DE]
      Dept. of the Interior: set clear rules for development of U.S. 
        oil shale resources and promote shale technology research and 
        development (H.R. 3408), consideration (H. Res. 547), H748 
        [15FE]
      Depts. of Transportation and HUD and related agencies: making 
        appropriations (H.R. 5972), consideration (H. Res. 697), H4025 
        [26JN]
      Federal employees: secure annuities of civilian employees (H.R. 
        3813), consideration (H. Res. 547), H748 [15FE]
      Roads and highways: extend Federal-aid highway, highway safety, 
        motor carrier safety, transit, and other Highway Trust Fund-
        funded programs pending enactment of a multiyear 
        reauthorization (H.R. 4281), consideration (H. Res. 600), 
        H1750 [29MR]
      Sports: protect and enhance opportunities for recreational 
        fishing, hunting, and shooting (H.R. 4089), consideration (H. 
        Res. 614), H1870 [17AP]
      Transportation: authorize funds for Federal-aid highway, public 
        transportation, and highway and motor carrier safety programs 
        (H.R. 7), consideration (H. Res. 547), H748 [15FE]
  Articles and editorials
      Food Stamps Helped Reduce Poverty Rate, Study Finds, Sabrina 
        Tavernise, New York (NY) Times, H1900 [17AP]
      George McGovern, the ``Atticus Finch'' of American Politics, by, 
        Nation (publication), E1941 [17DE]
      George McGovern, the Man Who Never Gave Up, Bob Dole, Washington 
        (DC) Post, E1960 [19DE]
      George McGovern--An Outstanding Leader on Children's Hunger and 
        Nutrition, Gus Schumacher, Wholesomewave.org (Internet site), 
        E1960 [19DE]
      In Sudan, Seeing Echoes of Darfur, Nicholas D. Kristof, New York 
        (NY) Times, H1023 [29FE]
      In the House, a Transportation Train Wreck, Los Angeles (CA) 
        Times, H527 [7FE]
      Intractable Afghan Graft Hampering U.S. Strategy, Matthew 
        Rosenberg and Graham Bowley, New York (NY) Times, H1290 [8MR]
      Job Gains Reflect Hope a Recovery Is Blooming, Motoko Rich, New 
        York (NY) Times, H527 [7FE]
      Kremlin's Blacklist, Vladimir V. Kara-Murza, Washington (DC) 
        Post, H6386 [15NO]
      Lieutenant Colonel Davis, Death and Deception in Afghanistan, 
        Matthew Hoh, Huffington Post (Internet site), H577 [8FE]
      Military Funds to Spare? Walter Pincus, Washington (DC) Post, 
        H7366 [20DE]
      Payroll Tax Fight, New York (NY) Times, H527 [7FE]
      Robert Shrum on Friend George McGovern, the Prophet Politician, 
        Robert Shrum, Daily Beast (Internet site), E1960 
        [19DE]
      Russia Plans To Retry Dead Lawyer in Tax Case, Andrew E. Kramer, 
        New York (NY) Times, H6386 [15NO]
      SpyLab--How a Team of Harvard Grads Is Using a Satellite--Plus a 
        Little Help From George Clooney--To Rewrite the Rules of 
        Humanitarianism, Michael Blanding, Boston (MA) Globe, 
        E717 [7MY]
      Stop Demagoguing Our Food Safety Net, Andrew Morehouse, 
        Northampton (MA) Daily Hampshire Gazette, E284 [29FE]
      Think Again--George McGovern--A Lifetime of Conscience and 
        Courage, Eric Alterman, Center for American Progress (Internet 
        site), E1941-E1943 [17DE]
      Three Cheers for the Magnitsky Act and American Values, Leon 
        Aron, American Enterprise Institute (Internet site), H6407 
        [16NO]
      Truth, Lies and Afghanistan--How Military Leaders Have Let Us 
        Down, Daniel L. Davis, Armed Forces Journal, H576 [8FE]
  Bills and resolutions cosponsored
      Ahmad, Masroor: welcome to Washington, DC, and commend promotion 
        of peace and justice and counseling of Ahmadi Muslims to avoid 
        violence, even in the face of persecution (see H. Res. 709), 
        H4156 [27JN]
      AID: improve nutritional quality, quality control, and cost 
        effectiveness of U.S. food assistance (see H.R. 4141), H1153 
        [5MR]
      Animals: restrict use of exotic and nondomesticated animals in 
        traveling circuses and exhibitions (see H.R. 3359), H1915 
        [17AP]
      Armed Forces: commend, make permanent, oppose proposals to 
        diminish national security role of, and recognize the National 
        Guard as the foundation of the Operational Reserve (see H. 
        Con. Res. 129), H6152 [19SE]
      ------expand eligibility for concurrent receipt of retired pay 
        and veterans' disability compensation to all members retired 
        for disability regardless of disability rating percentage (see 
        H.R. 186), H5765 [10SE]
      ------grant family of members temporary annual leave during 
        deployment of such members (see H.R. 6188), H5290 [25JY]
      ------improve provision of civil relief and the enforcement of 
        employment and reemployment rights of members (see H.R. 6293), 
        H5704 [2AU]
      ------provide for certain requirements relative to retirement, 
        adoption, care, and recognition of military working dogs (see 
        H.R. 4103), H4864 [12JY]
      ------tribute to members for service in Iraq (see H. Res. 528), 
        H181 [25JA]
      Bankruptcy: improve protections for employees and retirees in 
        business bankruptcies (see H.R. 6117), H5010 [18JY]
      ------make privately issued student loans dischargeable (see 
        H.R. 2028), H220 [31JA]
      Boys & Girls Clubs of America: tribute (see H. Res. 774), H5765 
        [10SE]
      Budget Control Act: ensure any deal on taxes and spending does 
        not cut Medicare, Medicaid, or Social Security benefits, 
        increases revenue, reduces defense spending, and promotes 
        economic growth (see H. Res. 733), H5008 [18JY]
      Business and industry: list employers that relocate call centers 
        overseas, make such companies ineligible for Federal grants 
        and loans, and require call center employees to disclose their 
        physical location (see H.R. 3596), H1391 [19MR]
      CFTC: impose fees and assessments to recover the cost of 
        appropriations to the Commission (see H.R. 3665), H3363 [31MY]
      ------take certain actions to reduce excessive speculation in 
        energy markets (see H.R. 4457), H2030 [19AP]
      Children and youth: extend, enhance, and revise certain laws on 
        collection, use, and disclosure of personal information of 
        children and establish additional protections (see H.R. 1895), 
        H1571 [26MR]
      ------protect students from inappropriate seclusion and physical 
        restraint in schools (see H.R. 1381), H5860 [11SE]
      Civil rights: award a Congressional Gold Medal in honor of the 
        pioneers and participants of the civil rights movement (see 
        H.R. 3866), H374 [1FE]
      ------restore effective use of group actions for claims arising 
        under antidiscrimination laws (see H.R. 5978), H4908 [17JY]
      Climate: express that U.S. policies should reflect appropriate 
        understanding and sensitivity concerning climate change issues 
        (see H. Res. 672), H3707 [15JN]
      Commission To Study the Potential Creation of a National Women's 
        History Museum: establish (see H.R. 6421), H6060 [14SE]
      Conservation of natural resources: strengthen the U.S. role in 
        the international community in conserving natural resources to 
        further global prosperity and security (see H.R. 6038), H4156 
        [27JN]
      Contracts: establish fair procedures for arbitration clauses 
        (see H.R. 1873), H376 [1FE]
      Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary: expand boundaries (see 
        H.R. 192), H1017 [28FE]
      Corporations: constitutional amendment to clarify authority of 
        Congress and the States to regulate the expenditure of funds 
        for political activity by corporations (see H.J. Res. 78), 
        H945 [17FE]
      Credit: require lender or servicer of a home mortgage, upon a 
        request by the homeowner for a short sale, to make a prompt 
        decision whether to allow the sale (see H.R. 1498), H3577 
        [6JN]
      Credit cards: establish a national usury rate for consumer 
        accounts under open end consumer credit plans (see H.R. 4084), 
        H943 [17FE]
      Crime: enhance penalties for possession or financial 
        facilitation of access to child pornography and require 
        Internet service providers to assist child pornography and 
        exploitation investigations (see H.R. 6063), H4654 [29JN]
      Cyprus: respect sovereignty and urge Turkey to end illegal 
        colonization, occupation, and interference with energy 
        resources (see H. Res. 676), H5712 [2AU]
      Dept. of Agriculture: establish the Community-Supported 
        Agriculture Promotion Program (see H.R. 4012), H693 [9FE]
      ------extend and improve the Milk Income Loss Contract (MILC) 
        Program (see H.R. 4085), H3976 [21JN]
      ------implement a certain interim final or final rule regarding 
        child nutrition programs (see H.R. 5789), H3662 [7JN]
      ------permit providers of eligible food purchasing and delivery 
        services to be approved as retail food stores that accept and 
        redeem Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits (see 
        H.R. 4333), H1804 [29MR]
      ------reauthorize and improve the Rural Energy for America 
        Program (see H.R. 5825), H3662 [7JN]
      ------recognize significance of and support adequate funding for 
        the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (see H. Res. 
        564), H965 [27FE]
      ------repeal a duplicative inspection and grading program for 
        catfish (see H.R. 4296), H2447 [8MY]
      ------Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program funding (see H. 
        Res. 664), H3103 [17MY]
      Dept. of Defense: ensure detainees on U.S. soil have access to 
        due process, the court system, and will not be detained 
        indefinitely by the military (see H.R. 4192), H1304 [8MR]
      ------reduce number of nuclear weapons and related programs (see 
        H.R. 3974), H639 [8FE]
      Dept. of Education: enter into voluntary, flexible agreements 
        with certain guaranty agencies to provide delinquency 
        prevention and default aversion services for Federal Direct 
        Loan Program borrowers (see H.R. 3624), H3363 [31MY]
      ------establish a demonstration program to provide skills to 
        classroom teachers and staff who work with children with 
        autism spectrum disorders (see H.R. 5195), H2448 [8MY]
      ------extend the reduced interest rate for Federal Direct 
        Stafford Loans (see H.R. 3826), H945 [17FE]
      ------improve academic content standards for physical education 
        (see H.R. 1057), H440 [2FE]
      ------provide information to foster youth on their potential 
        eligibility for Federal student aid (see H.R. 6669), H7436 
        [27DE]
      ------revise rule requiring for-profit colleges from receiving a 
        certain percentage of revenue from non-Federal sources to 
        count veterans' education benefits under such rule (see H.R. 
        3764), H221 [31JA]
      Dept. of HHS: collaborate with other departments on epilepsy 
        education and awareness programs (see H. Res. 298), H1018 
        [28FE]
      ------conduct programs to screen adolescents, and educate health 
        professionals, with respect to bleeding disorders (see H.R. 
        1919), H1543 [22MR]
      ------establish a working group to develop and disseminate best 
        practices to ensure accessibility in prescription drug 
        labeling for visually-impaired and blind individuals (see H.R. 
        4087), H2447 [8MY]
      ------establish direct care registered nurse-to-patient staffing 
        ratio requirements in hospitals (see H.R. 2187), H1306 [8MR]
      ------establish permanent national surveillance systems for 
        multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, and other 
        neurological diseases and disorders (see H.R. 2595), H571 
        [7FE]
      ------improve and enhance research and programs on childhood 
        cancer survivorship (see H.R. 3015), H1101 [29FE]
      ------limit copayment, coinsurance, or other cost-sharing 
        requirements applicable to prescription drugs in a specialty 
        drug tier to the amount applicable to drugs in a non-preferred 
        brand drug tree (see H.R. 4209), H1847 [16AP]
      ------provide cardiomyopathy education, awareness, and risk 
        assessment materials and resources and disseminate such 
        materials by State educational agencies to identify more at-
        risk families (see H.R. 3625), H6234 [20SE]
      ------provide for the participation of optometrists in the 
        National Health Service Corps scholarship and loan repayment 
        programs (see H.R. 1195), H1978 [18AP]
      ------provide guaranteed child care assistance for low-income 
        families (see H.R. 5188), H6307 [12OC]
      ------provide States with incentives to require elementary and 
        secondary schools to maintain, and permit school personnel to 
        administer, epinephrine (see H.R. 3627), H513 [6FE]
      ------revise and expand the 340B Drug Pricing Program to improve 
        provision of discounts on drug purchases for certain safety 
        net providers (see H.R. 2674), H1978 [18AP]
      Dept. of HUD: establish program to create jobs and increase 
        economic development in underserved areas by promoting 
        cooperative development (see H.R. 3677), H6328 [9NO]
      Dept. of Justice: classify human trafficking as a violent crime 
        for purposes of the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance 
        Grant (Byrne/JAG) Program (see H.R. 2982), H476 [3FE]
      ------establish a permanent background check system for youth-
        serving organization volunteers (see H.R. 1360), H1273 [7MR]
      ------provide for evidence-based and promising practices related 
        to juvenile delinquency and criminal street gang activity 
        prevention and intervention (see H.R. 2721), H7360 [19DE]
      ------transmit to the House of Representatives documents 
        relative to the practice of targeted killing U.S. citizens and 
        targets abroad (see H. Res. 819), H6536 [29NO]
      Dept. of Labor: establish the National Full Employment Trust 
        Fund (see H.R. 4277), H3481 [5JN]
      ------strengthen the U.S. workforce investment system through 
        innovation in, and alignment and improvement of, employment, 
        training, and education programs (see H.R. 4227), H1916 [17AP]
      Dept. of State: authorize payment of a reward to combat 
        transnational organized crime and for information concerning 
        foreign nationals wanted by international criminal tribunals 
        (see H.R. 4077), H1367 [16MR]
      ------list Vietnam as a ``Country of Particular Concern'' 
        relative to religious freedom (see H. Res. 16), H1210 [6MR]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: clarify presumptions relating to 
        exposure of certain veterans who served in the vicinity of 
        Vietnam (see H.R. 3612), H1391 [19MR]
      ------establish a registry of certain veterans who were 
        stationed at Fort McClellan, AL (see H.R. 2052), H6310 [16OC]
      ------establish an open burn pit registry to ensure that Armed 
        Forces members exposed to toxic chemicals and fumes in 
        Afghanistan or Iraq receive information regarding such 
        exposure (see H.R. 3337), H2813 [16MY]
      ------expand the definition of homeless veteran for purposes of 
        benefits (see H.R. 4287), H2329 [7MY]
      ------improve disability compensation evaluation procedures for 
        veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder or mental health 
        conditions related to military sexual trauma (see H.R. 930), 
        H2447 [8MY]
      ------make on time tuition payments for veterans enrolled in 
        institutions of higher learning who are receiving Post-9/11 
        Veterans Educational Assistance Program assistance (see H.R. 
        3462), H159 [24JA]
      ------recognize tinnitus as a mandatory condition for research 
        and treatment (see H.R. 4327), H1804 [29MR]
      Developing countries: protect girls through prevention of child 
        marriage (see H.R. 6087), H4864 [12JY]
      Disabled: authorize grants for the transition of youths with 
        significant disabilities to adulthood (see H.R. 604), H5130 
        [23JY]
      ------expand and intensify NIH and Centers for Disease Control 
        and Prevention programs on translational research and related 
        activities relative to Down syndrome (see H.R. 2696), H1210 
        [6MR]
      ------improve individualized education program and facilitate 
        the transition of children with disabilities to adulthood (see 
        H.R. 602), H5130 [23JY]
      ------provide assistance to States to develop and implement 
        transition plans for developmentally disabled individuals who 
        are transitioning from the secondary school system into 
        adulthood (see H.R. 603), H5130 [23JY]
      Discrimination: condemn discrimination, hate crimes, racism, 
        bigotry, bullying and brutal violence perpetrated against 
        Sikh-Americans, and all acts of vandalism against Sikh 
        Gurdwaras in the U.S. (see H. Res. 785), H6060 [14SE]
      Diseases: bring an end to the spread of HIV/AIDS in the U.S. and 
        around the world (see H.R. 6138), H5328 [26JY]
      ------establish a comprehensive interagency response to reduce 
        lung cancer mortality in a timely manner (see H.R. 1394), 
        H2813 [16MY]
      ------expand research and awareness activities relative to 
        scleroderma (see H.R. 1672), H3163 [18MY]
      ------issue a semipostal stamp for the fight against colorectal 
        cancer (see H.R. 893), H1306 [8MR]
      ------provide grants to better understand and reduce gestational 
        diabetes (see H.R. 2194), H5130 [23JY]
      ------raise awareness, improve education, and encourage research 
        and treatment of psychosocial needs of children, adolescents, 
        and young adults diagnosed with a childhood cancer and their 
        families (see H. Res. 262), H966 [27FE]
      ------recognize potential for virtual elimination of pediatric 
        HIV and AIDS and keeping HIV positive mothers alive (see H. 
        Con. Res. 123), H2645 [10MY]
      ------require group and individual health insurance coverage and 
        group health plans to cover oral cancer drugs on terms no less 
        favorable than coverage provided for intravenously 
        administered anticancer medications (see H.R. 2746), H5860 
        [11SE]
      Drugs: exempt real property from civil forfeiture due to 
        medical-marijuana-related conduct authorized by State law (see 
        H.R. 6335), H5706 [2AU]
      ------provide an affirmative defense for medical use of 
        marijuana in accordance with the laws of the States (see H.R. 
        6134), H4907 [17JY]
      ------reduce deaths occurring from overdoses (see H.R. 6311), 
        H5766 [10SE]
      Education: anniversary of Title IX, prohibiting gender 
        discrimination in educational and athletic programs and its 
        critical role in guaranteeing equal educational opportunities 
        for women and girls (see H. Res. 694), H3914 [20JN]
      ------award grants to prepare individuals for the 21st century 
        workplace and increase global competitiveness (see H.R. 3036), 
        H3662 [7JN]
      Egypt: honor rule of law and return Noor and Ramsay Bower to the 
        U.S. (see H. Res. 193), H6702 [11DE]
      ERISA: provide protection for company-provided retiree health 
        benefits (see H.R. 1322), H5923 [12SE]
      FCC: provide for creation of a public safety broadband network, 
        ensure a more efficient and innovative allocation of the 
        electromagnetic spectrum, and permit the FCC to conduct 
        incentive auctions (see H.R. 3509), H441 [2FE]
      FDA: require the label of drugs to contain a parenthetical 
        statement identifying the source of any ingredient 
        constituting or derived from a grain or starch-containing 
        ingredient (see H.R. 4972), H3662 [7JN]
      ------strengthen ability to seek advice from external experts on 
        rare diseases, their burdens, and unmet medical needs of 
        individuals with rare diseases (see H.R. 4156), H2447 [8MY]
      ------strengthen regulation of compounding drugs by pharmacies 
        (see H.R. 6584), H6469 [27NO]
      FEC: reassert congressional authority to restrict spending by 
        corporations and labor organizations on campaigns for 
        elections for Federal office (see H.R. 6310), H5705 [2AU]
      Financial institutions: limit fee disclosure requirement for an 
        automatic teller machine to the screen of that machine (see 
        H.R. 4367), H2570 [9MY]
      ------restore certain provisions of law to separate investment 
        banking from commercial banking (see H.R. 1489), H3661 [7JN]
      Firearms: establish background check procedures for gun shows 
        (see H.R. 591), H5630 [1AU]
      ------require face to face purchases of ammunition, licensing of 
        ammunition dealers, and reporting regarding bulk purchases of 
        ammunition (see H.R. 6241), H5717 [3AU]
      Food: require labels on food that contains, or is produced with, 
        a genetically engineered material (see H.R. 3553), H4864 
        [12JY]
      ------strengthen Federal consumer product safety programs and 
        activities relative to commercially-marketed seafood (see H.R. 
        6200), H5766 [10SE]
      Foreign policy: codify U.S. Action Plan on Women, Peace, and 
        Security to promote inclusion of women in conflict resolution 
        efforts and peacebuilding institutions (see H.R. 6255), H5628 
        [1AU]
      Foreign trade: apply countervailing duties to nonmarket economy 
        countries (see H.R. 4105), H1099 [29FE]
      Fraternal organizations: tribute to tax-exempt fraternal benefit 
        societies for charitable works and volunteer activities in 
        communities across the country (see H. Con. Res. 116), H4158 
        [27JN]
      Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary: expand 
        boundaries (see H.R. 192), H1017 [28FE]
      Haiti: address gender-based violence against women and children 
        (see H. Res. 521), H114 [23JA]
      ------recognize anniversary of earthquake, honor victims and 
        responders, and reaffirm support and assistance (see H. Res. 
        510), H26 [17JA]
      Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund: ensure that amounts credited are 
        used for harbor maintenance (see H.R. 104), H641 [8FE]
      Health: make the provision of technical services for medical 
        imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments safer, 
        more accurate, and less costly (see H.R. 2104), H1101 [29FE]
      ------national policy to provide health care, control costs, and 
        enhance the quality of the health care system (see H.R. 1200), 
        H82 [19JA]
      ------recognize importance of frontline health workers toward 
        accelerating progress on global health and saving lives of 
        women and children (see H. Res. 734), H6152 [19SE]
      Horse Protection Act: designate additional unlawful acts, 
        strengthen penalties for violations, and improve Dept. of 
        Agriculture enforcement (see H.R. 6388), H6310 [16OC]
      Housing: extend protection of interests of tenants in the case 
        of any foreclosure on any dwelling or residential real 
        property and establish a right of action to enforce compliance 
        with such protections (see H.R. 3619), H3662 [7JN]
      Housing Act: revise requirements for areas to be considered 
        rural areas (see H.R. 273), H6233 [20SE]
      Human rights: combat international violence against women and 
        girls (see H.R. 5905), H3660 [7JN]
      ------modify certain provisions of law relative to torture (see 
        H.R. 4011), H692 [9FE]
      ------prohibit transfer of defense articles and defense services 
        to foreign countries that are engaging in gross violations of 
        internationally-recognized human rights (see H.R. 5749), H4656 
        [29JN]
      Hurricanes: express condolences to, commend resiliency and 
        courage of, and provide necessary resources for relief, 
        recovery, and rebuilding efforts of victims of Hurricane Sandy 
        (see H. Res. 820), H6505 [28NO]
      Immigration: cancel removal and adjust status of certain long-
        term resident alien students (see H.R. 1842), H5711 [2AU]
      ------eliminate deadline for application for asylum in the U.S. 
        (see H.R. 2981), H6505 [28NO]
      ------provide for visas for certain advanced science, 
        technology, engineering, or math (STEM) graduates (see H.R. 
        6412), H6152 [19SE]
      Indonesia: allow Indonesian citizens fleeing religious 
        persecution to file a motion to reopen their asylum claims 
        (see H.R. 3590), H727 [14FE]
      International AIDS Conference: support and encourage global HIV/
        AIDS research, prevention, and treatment programs (see H. Res. 
        713), H4686 [9JY] (see H. Res. 749), H5525 [31JY]
      International Olympic Committee: recognize a moment of silence 
        at future Olympic opening ceremonies to honor those who lost 
        their lives at 1972 Munich Olympics (see H. Res. 663), H3703 
        [12JN]
      Iran: appoint a high-level U.S. representative or special envoy 
        for the purpose of ensuring U.S. diplomatic efforts to prevent 
        acquisition of nuclear weapons and avoid war (see H.R. 4173), 
        H1642 [27MR]
      ------condemn continued persecution, imprisonment, and 
        sentencing of Youcef Nadarkhani on the charge of apostasy (see 
        H. Res. 556), H944 [17FE]
      ------provide for imposition of sanctions relative to the 
        National Iranian Oil Co. and the National Iranian Tanker Co. 
        (see H.R. 3843), H2569 [9MY]
      IRS: permit issuance of prospective guidance clarifying 
        employment status of individuals for purposes of employment 
        taxes and to prevent retroactive assessments relative to such 
        clarifications (see H.R. 4123), H1133 [1MR]
      Israel: include in the visa waiver program (see H.R. 5850), 
        H3363 [31MY]
      Korean War Veterans Memorial: authorize and allow certain 
        private contributions to fund a Wall of Remembrance (see H.R. 
        2563), H5766 [10SE]
      LIHEAP: establish minimum level of assistance for certain States 
        (see H.R. 6533), H6298 [28SE]
      ------reauthorize (see H.R. 4026), H725 [14FE]
      Macedonia: work within U.N. framework process with Greece to 
        find a mutually-acceptable composite name, with a geographical 
        qualifier and for all international uses for the former 
        Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (see H. Res. 650), H2645 [10MY]
      Medicaid: require coverage of optometrists (see H.R. 1219), 
        H1846 [16AP]
      Medicare: amend provisions relative to payment for partial 
        hospitalization services (see H.R. 3442), H2329 [7MY]
      ------distribute additional residency positions (see H.R. 6352), 
        H5860 [11SE]
      ------establish a market pricing program for durable medical 
        equipment, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS) (see 
        H.R. 6490), H7585 [2JA]
      ------extended coverage of immunosuppressive drugs for kidney 
        transplant patients and other renal dialysis provisions (see 
        H.R. 2969), H1642 [27MR]
      ------promote medication therapy management under the part D 
        prescription drug program (see H.R. 891), H1978 [18AP]
      ------provide comprehensive cancer care planning coverage and 
        grant programs for provider education (see H.R. 3705), H2329 
        [7MY]
      ------provide comprehensive cancer patient treatment education 
        and conduct research to improve cancer symptom management (see 
        H.R. 3790), H1306 [8MR]
      ------provide coverage of services of qualified respiratory 
        therapists performed under the general supervision of a 
        physician (see H.R. 941), H1273 [7MR]
      ------reform payment for physicians' services by eliminating 
        sustainable growth rate system and adopting innovative payment 
        and delivery models to improve quality and efficiency (see 
        H.R. 5707), H3481 [5JN]
      ------waive coinsurance for colorectal cancer screening tests, 
        regardless of whether therapeutic intervention is required 
        during the screening (see H.R. 4120), H1543 [22MR]
      Medicare/Medicaid: exclude pathologists from incentive payments 
        and penalties relative to the meaningful use of electronic 
        health records (see H.R. 4066), H3481 [5JN]
      Members of Congress: eliminate automatic salary adjustments (see 
        H.R. 3858), H219 [31JA]
      Mental health: protect minors from efforts by practitioners to 
        change their sexual orientation or gender identity or 
        expression (see H. Con. Res. 141), H6623 [4DE]
      Minimum wage: provide for increases consistent with inflation 
        (see H.R. 6211), H5326 [26JY]
      Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week: support goals and ideals (see 
        H. Res. 560), H1363 [13MR]
      National Adoption Day: support goals and ideals (see H. Res. 
        809), H6397 [15NO]
      National Adoption Month: support goals and ideals (see H. Res. 
        809), H6397 [15NO]
      National Animal Rescue Day: designate (see H. Res. 220), H6302 
        [5OC]
      National Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month: designate (see H. Res. 
        341), H1101 [29FE]
      National Cancer Act: anniversary (see H. Res. 531), H376 [1FE]
      National Dance Day: designate (see H. Res. 725), H5079 [19JY]
      National Foster Care Month: recognize goals and ideals (see H. 
        Res. 659), H2812 [16MY]
      National Heritage Area Program: authorize (see H.R. 4099), H1016 
        [28FE]
      National Hunger Awareness Day: designate (see H. Res. 655), 
        H2646 [10MY]
      National Month of Voter Registration: designate (see H. Res. 
        758), H5707 [2AU]
      National Nurses Week: support goals and ideals (see H. Res. 
        644), H2320 [7MY]
      National Park Service: mint coins in commemoration of 
        anniversary of establishment (see H.R. 5840), H5860 [11SE]
      National parks and recreation areas: repeal certain laws 
        relative to carrying certain weapons in national parks (see 
        H.R. 4063), H5526 [31JY]
      National Public Health Week: support goals and ideals (see H. 
        Res. 605), H1805 [29MR]
      Nicklaus, Jack: award Congressional Gold Medal (see H.R. 4040), 
        H1808 [29MR]
      North Korean Human Rights Act: reauthorize (see H.R. 4240), 
        H1541 [22MR]
      Office of the U.S. Trade Representative: take action to obtain 
        Russia's full compliance with commitments under the protocol 
        on their accession to the Agreement Establishing the World 
        Trade Organization (see H.R. 6149), H5328 [26JY]
      Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: establish a public 
        health insurance option (see H.R. 191), H3733 [18JN]
      Political campaigns: provide for additional disclosure 
        requirements for corporations, labor organizations, and other 
        entities (see H.R. 4010), H692 [9FE]
      ------reform the financing of congressional elections by 
        encouraging grassroots participation in the funding of 
        campaigns (see H.R. 6426), H6060 [14SE]
      Postal Service: suspend bonus authority for certain postal 
        officials in any year in which a postal retail facility or 
        mail processing facility is closed (see H.R. 4270), H2034 
        [19AP]
      Power resources: permit U.S. companies to participate in 
        exploration and extraction of hydrocarbon resources from a 
        foreign maritime exclusive economic zone contiguous to U.S. 
        exclusive economic zone (see H.R. 4135), H1306 [8MR]
      Privacy: prohibit employers from requiring employees to provide 
        access to personal online accounts (see H.R. 5684), H2813 
        [16MY]
      Professional Social Work Month: support goals and ideals (see H. 
        Res. 589), H1427 [20MR]
      Religion: honor historical contributions of Catholic sisters 
        (see H. Res. 689), H3977 [21JN]
      Rhabdomyosarcoma Awareness Month: support goals and ideals (see 
        H. Res. 652), H3482 [5JN]
      Roads and highways: extend Federal-aid highway, highway safety, 
        motor carrier safety, transit, and other Highway Trust Fund-
        funded programs (see H.R. 14), H1496 [21MR]
      Rotary International: commend efforts to prevent and eradicate 
        polio (see H. Res. 704), H4064 [26JN]
      SBA: increase small business lending (see H.R. 5851), H3162 
        [18MY]
      Schools: direct certain coeducational elementary and secondary 
        schools to make information available on equality in athletic 
        programs (see H.R. 458), H1846 [16AP]
      Social Security: revise medical criteria for evaluating 
        disability in a person with Huntington's disease and waive 
        Medicare waiting period for individuals disabled by 
        Huntington's disease (see H.R. 718), H6151 [19SE]
      ------treat permanent partnerships between individuals of the 
        same gender as marriage for purposes of determining 
        entitlement to Federal old-age, survivors, and disability 
        insurance benefits (see H.R. 4609), H2066 [24AP]
      SSA: require the President to transmit the annual budget without 
        revisions to Congress (see H.R. 4082), H2040 [23AP]
      Tariff: footwear (see H.R. 2697), H1978 [18AP]
      Taxation: allow deduction equal to fair market value for 
        charitable contributions of literary, musical, artistic, or 
        scholarly compositions created by the donor (see H.R. 1190), 
        H1846 [16AP]
      ------encourage domestic insourcing and discourage foreign 
        outsourcing (see H.R. 5542), H5010 [18JY]
      ------establish ABLE accounts to pay for qualified disability 
        expenses of family members with disabilities (see H.R. 3423), 
        H1210 [6MR]
      ------expand personal and retirement savings by allowing 
        employees not covered by qualified retirement plans to save 
        for retirement through automatic individual retirement 
        accounts (see H.R. 4049), H1018 [28FE]
      ------expand rehabilitation credit (see H.R. 2479), H1428 [20MR]
      ------extend Bush administration tax cuts and other tax relief 
        for families making less than a certain annual income and 
        provide alternative minimum tax relief (see H.R. 15), H5525 
        [31JY]
      ------extend exclusion from gross income for employer-provided 
        health coverage to certain employee designated beneficiaries 
        (see H.R. 2088), H5766 [10SE]
      ------extend exclusion from gross income of discharges of 
        qualified principal residence indebtedness (see H.R. 4202), 
        H3163 [18MY]
      ------extend the deduction for qualified tuition and related 
        expenses (see H.R. 4038), H801 [15FE]
      ------impose a tax on certain trading transactions (see H.R. 
        6411), H6060 [14SE]
      ------increase amount of low-income housing credit that may be 
        allocated in States damaged by Hurricane Irene or Tropical 
        Storm Lee (see H.R. 3769), H5631 [1AU]
      ------increase and extend deduction for certain expenses of 
        elementary and secondary school teachers (see H.R. 694), H3577 
        [6JN]
      ------modify the work opportunity credit (see H.R. 2082), H6578 
        [30NO]
      ------provide a credit for costs of certain infertility 
        treatments (see H.R. 3522), H1978 [18AP]
      ------provide an additional religious exemption from the 
        individual health coverage mandate (see H.R. 6597), H6428 
        [16NO]
      ------provide collegiate housing and infrastructure grants (see 
        H.R. 1327), H4605 [28JN]
      ------provide for an investment credit relative to the 
        production of electricity from offshore wind (see H.R. 3238), 
        H6001 [13SE]
      ------provide that the volume cap for private activity bonds 
        shall not apply to bonds for facilities for the furnishing of 
        water and sewage facilities (see H.R. 1802), H2329 [7MY]
      ------reduce carbon dioxide emissions by imposing a tax on 
        primary fossil fuels based on their carbon content (see H.R. 
        3242), H2569 [9MY]
      ------reduce the Federal budget deficit by imposing a minimum 
        effective tax rate for high-income taxpayers (see H.R. 3903), 
        H572 [7FE]
      ------support and strengthen tax incentives for retirement 
        savings (see H. Con. Res. 101), H901 [16FE]
      ------treat Korea Defense Service Medal recipients as war 
        veterans for purposes of determining whether contributions to 
        posts and organizations of war veterans are charitable 
        contributions (see H.R. 5903), H5010 [18JY]
      Thomas P. O'Neill, Jr., Salt Pond Visitor Center, Eastham, MA: 
        designate (see H.R. 4400), H2029 [19AP]
      Treaties and agreements: provide for congressional oversight of 
        U.S. agreements with Afghanistan (see H.R. 5787), H5631 [1AU]
      Turkey: urge reopening of the Ecumenical Patriarchate 
        Theological School of Halki without condition or further delay 
        (see H. Res. 506), H1154 [5MR]
      Udall, Stewart L.: award Congressional Gold Medal posthumously 
        (see H.R. 6494), H6274 [21SE]
      Veterans: exempt health care programs from sequestration (see 
        H.R. 3895), H1428 [20MR]
      ------improve ability of health care professionals to treat 
        veterans via telemedicine (see H.R. 6107), H6001 [13SE]
      ------issue a Victory for Veterans stamp (see H.R. 6121), H4863 
        [12JY]
      Vietnam: condemn crackdown on democracy activists, repeal 
        measures used to persecute peaceful political dissent, release 
        political prisoners, and ensure compliance with international 
        human rights standards (see H. Res. 484), H1154 [5MR]
      Vietnamese Conflict: provide assistance to individuals in 
        Vietnam affected by Agent Orange, enhance medical care for 
        descendants of veterans, and provide health assessments and 
        assistance to Vietnamese Americans (see H.R. 2634), H966 
        [27FE]
      Voting: constitutional amendment on the right to vote (see H.J. 
        Res. 28), H3268 [30MY]
      ------modernize voter registration, promote access to voting for 
        disabled individuals, and protect the right to vote (see H.R. 
        5799), H4158 [27JN]
      ------require a voter-verified permanent paper ballot (see H.R. 
        5816), H3103 [17MY]
      ------require States to establish minimum early voting period 
        and ensure that no individual be required to wait for longer 
        than one hour to cast a ballot at a polling place in an 
        election for Federal office (see H.R. 6591), H6397 [15NO]
      Wallenberg, Raoul: award Congressional Gold Medal (see H.R. 
        3001), H220 [31JA]
      Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day: designate (see H. Res. 601), 
        H1740 [28MR]
      Wildlife: prohibit breeding and private possession of captive 
        big cats except by accredited zoos and facilities and require 
        registration of big cats currently in possession by private 
        owners (see H.R. 4122), H6280 [21SE]
      Women: ensure reasonable workplace accommodations for workers 
        whose ability to perform the functions of a job are limited by 
        pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condition (see 
        H.R. 5647), H2570 [9MY]
      ------improve prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart 
        disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases in women 
        (see H.R. 3526), H966 [27FE]
      ------remove deadline for ratification of constitutional 
        amendment to ensure equal rights (see H.J. Res. 47), H6312 
        [19OC]
      World Social Work Day: support goals and ideals (see H. Res. 
        589), H1427 [20MR]
      Year of the Korean War Veteran: designate (see H. Res. 618), 
        H3662 [7JN]
      Yousafzai, Malala: award Congressional Gold Medal (see H.R. 
        6588), H6469 [27NO]
  Bills and resolutions introduced
      Africa: condemn atrocities and encourage efforts to end threats 
        by the Lord's Resistance Army and bring Joseph Kony and his 
        top commanders to justice (see H. Res. 583), H1362 [13MR]
      China: condemn human rights and legal due process standards 
        violations of Uyghurs (see H. Res. 576), H1273 [7MR]
      Dept. of Agriculture: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program 
        funding (see H. Res. 760), H5707 [2AU]
      Medicare: protect access to home health services for 
        beneficiaries (see H.R. 6059), H4654 [29JN]
      National Park Service: extend authorization of appropriations 
        for certain national heritage areas (see H.R. 6572), H6306 
        [12OC]
      Russia: impose sanctions on persons responsible for detention, 
        abuse, or death of Sergei Magnitsky, the conspiracy to defraud 
        Russia of taxes on corporate profits, and other human rights 
        violations (see H.R. 4405), H2029 [19AP]
      Sudan: develop strategy to end human rights violations, create 
        incentives for governments and persons to end support, and 
        reinvigorate peace efforts (see H.R. 4169), H1303 [8MR]
  Constitutional authority statements
      Medicare: protect access to home health services for 
        beneficiaries (H.R. 6059), H4655 [29JN]
      National Park Service: extend authorization of appropriations 
        for certain national heritage areas (H.R. 6572), H6306 [12OC]
      Russia: impose sanctions on persons responsible for detention, 
        abuse, or death of Sergei Magnitsky, the conspiracy to defraud 
        Russia of taxes on corporate profits, and other human rights 
        violations (H.R. 4405), H2031 [19AP]
      Sudan: develop strategy to end human rights violations, create 
        incentives for governments and persons to end support, and 
        reinvigorate peace efforts (H.R. 4169), H1305 [8MR]
  Explanations
      Previous Question Vote--What It Really Means, H748 [15FE], H1750 
        [29MR], H1870 [17AP], H2581 [10MY], H2844 [17MY], H4025 
        [26JN], H7373 [20DE]
  Letters
      Closure of detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba: several 
        human rights, religious, and civil liberties organizations, 
        H7367 [20DE]
      Investigation of Dept. of Justice operations transferring 
        firearms to drug cartels where U.S. law enforcement personnel 
        do not monitor such firearms: Representative Cummings, H4171, 
        H4172 [28JN]
      National Intelligence Estimate on Afghanistan declassification 
        and release: by, H576 [8FE]
      Sequester Replacement Reconciliation Act: Stephen E. Blaire, 
        Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development, H2580 
        [10MY]
  Pledge of Allegiance
      House of Representatives, H6305 [12OC]
  Press releases
      CBO--Republican Surface Transportation Proposal Bankrupts 
        Highway Trust Fund--Republican Leadership's Bill Falls $78 
        Billion Short Over Ten-Year Period: Representative Rahall, 
        Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure (House), H744 
        [15FE]
  Proposals
      Recommendation Establishing Common Visa Restrictions for Russian 
        Officials Involved in the Sergei Magnitsky Case: European 
        Union, H6406 [16NO]
  Remarks
      Afghanistan: ensure funds provided for Armed Forces operations 
        are only used for safe and orderly withdrawal of U.S. military 
        forces and Dept. of Defense contractors, H2830 [17MY]
      Agriculture, rural development, FDA, and related agencies 
        programs: making appropriations (H.R. 5973), consideration (H. 
        Res. 697), H4018, H4021, H4022, H4025 [26JN]
      Appropriations: making continuing (H.J. Res. 117), consideration 
        (H. Res. 778), H5942 [13SE]
      Armed Forces: develop and implement a plan for withdrawal of 
        troops from Afghanistan, H1289 [8MR], H2829, H2838, H2839 
        [17MY], H6071 [19SE], H6379 [15NO]
      ------incentive pay funding through reductions in Afghan 
        Security Forces incentive pay funding, H4978 [18JY]
      ------tribute to members from Massachusetts killed in military 
        action in Afghanistan, H3743 [19JN]
      Armenia: anniversary of genocide, E636 [24AP]
      Budget: increase transparency in Federal budgeting (H.R. 3581), 
        consideration (H. Res. 539), H524, H525, H526, H527 [7FE]
      ------reconciliation of the concurrent resolution and 
        replacement of sequester established by the Budget Control Act 
        (H.R. 5652), consideration (H. Res. 648), H2574, H2576, H2578, 
        H2580 [10MY]
      ------replace the sequester established by the Budget Control 
        Act (H.R. 6365), consideration (H. Res. 778), H5942 [13SE]
      ------setting forth the Federal budget for 2013-2022 (H. Con. 
        Res. 112), H1849, H1863, H1864, H1865, H1866, H1867, H1868, 
        H1869, H1870, H1899 [17AP]
      Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (House): initiate 
        or intervene in judicial proceedings to enforce certain 
        subpoenas issued to Attorney General Holder (H. Res. 706), 
        consideration (H. Res. 708), H4165, H4167, H4168, H4169, 
        H4170, H4171, H4173 [28JN]
      Congress: accomplishments of the 112th Congress, H5663 [2AU]
      Dept. of Agriculture: anniversary, E803 [15MY]
      ------Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program funding, H1849, 
        H1869, H1899 [17AP], H2574, H2576, H2580 [10MY]
      ------tribute to domestic and global anti-hunger and nutrition 
        programs, E803 [15MY]
      ------WIC funding, H1899 [17AP]
      Dept. of Defense: authorizing appropriations for military 
        activities, prescribing personnel strengths, and military 
        construction (H.R. 4310), consideration (H. Res. 661), H2828, 
        H2829, H2838, H2839 [17MY]
      ------authorizing appropriations for military activities, 
        prescribing personnel strengths, and military construction 
        (H.R. 4310), consideration of conference report (H. Res. 840), 
        H7366, H7369, H7372 [20DE]
      ------close detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, H7366 
        [20DE]
      ------funding, H2574 [10MY]
      ------making appropriations (H.R. 5856), H4940, H4978 
        [18JY]
      ------military operations in Afghanistan funding, H4940 [18JY]
      Dept. of Education: prohibit from overreaching into academic 
        affairs financial aid program eligibility (H.R. 2117), 
        consideration (H. Res. 563), H977 [28FE]
      Dept. of Energy: phase out the innovative technology loan 
        guarantee program and provide taxpayer protections from 
        pending program participants (H.R. 6213), consideration (H. 
        Res. 779), H5935, H5936, H5938, H5939 [13SE]
      Dept. of the Interior: set clear rules for development of U.S. 
        oil shale resources and promote shale technology research and 
        development (H.R. 3408), consideration (H. Res. 547), H742, 
        H743, H744, H748 [15FE]
      Depts. of Transportation and HUD and related agencies: making 
        appropriations (H.R. 5972), consideration (H. Res. 697), 
        H4018, H4021, H4022, H4023, H4025 [26JN]
      Economy: avert ``fiscal cliff'' economic crisis through 
        bipartisan agreement on taxes and spending, H6721 [12DE]
      ------importance of job creation, H524, H525, H526, H527 [7FE], 
        H977, H978, H979 [28FE]
      ------provide for spending reductions through reform and repeal 
        of certain Federal and State programs (H.R. 6684), 
        consideration (H. Res. 841), H7366, H7377 [20DE]
      ------provide incentives for the creation of jobs and extend and 
        reform certain tax provisions and Federal programs (H.R. 
        3630), H524, H525, H526, H527 [7FE]
      Federal employees: secure annuities of civilian employees (H.R. 
        3813), consideration (H. Res. 547), H742, H743, H748 [15FE]
      FERC: transfer permitting approval authority over construction 
        of the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline (H.R. 4348), H4023, 
        H4025 [26JN]
      ------transfer permitting approval authority over construction 
        of the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline (H.R. 4348), 
        consideration (H. Res. 619), H1928, H1929 [18AP]
      Firearms: gun control, H5634 [2AU]
      Food: address U.S. hunger crisis, H1849 [17AP], E284 
        [29FE]
      Gulf of Mexico: restore natural resources, ecosystems, 
        fisheries, habitats, and wetlands of Gulf Coast States, and 
        create jobs and revive economy of communities affected by the 
        Deepwater Horizon oil spill (H.R. 4348), H4023, H4025 [26JN]
      ------restore resources, ecosystems, fisheries, habitats, and 
        wetlands of Gulf Coast States, and create jobs and revive 
        economy of communities affected by Deepwater Horizon oil spill 
        (H.R. 4348), consideration (H. Res. 619), H1928, H1929 [18AP]
      House of Representatives: find Attorney General Holder in 
        contempt of Congress for refusal to comply with subpoenas 
        issued by the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform 
        (House) (H. Res. 711), consideration (H. Res. 708), H4165, 
        H4167, H4168, H4169, H4170, H4171, H4173 [28JN]
      House Rules: allow consideration of motions to suspend rules and 
        consider certain legislation (H. Res. 779), H5935, H5936, 
        H5938, H5939 [13SE]
      ------allow consideration of motions to suspend rules and 
        consider certain legislation (H. Res. 827), H6721 [12DE]
      Medicare: reform, H1863, H1864, H1865, H1866, H1867, H1868, 
        H1870 [17AP]
      Moldova: extend normal trade relations status (H.R. 6156), 
        H6406, H6407 [16NO]
      ------extend normal trade relations status (H.R. 6156), 
        consideration (H. Res. 808), H6381, H6383, H6385 [15NO]
      National Intelligence Estimate on Afghanistan: declassification 
        and release, H575 [8FE]
      Parliamentary inquiry, H2828 [17MY]
      Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: repeal Community 
        Living Assistance Services and Supports (CLASS) program (H.R. 
        1173), consideration (H. Res. 522), H193, H195, H198 [31JA]
      Republican Party: national agenda, H977 [28FE]
      Roads and highways: extend Federal-aid highway, highway safety, 
        motor carrier safety, transit, and other Highway Trust Fund-
        funded programs (H.R. 14), H1746, H1750 [29MR]
      ------extend Federal-aid highway, highway safety, motor carrier 
        safety, transit, and other Highway Trust Fund-funded programs 
        pending enactment of a multiyear reauthorization (H.R. 4281), 
        consideration (H. Res. 600), H1745, H1746, H1747, H1748, H1750 
        [29MR]
      ------extend Federal-aid highway, highway safety, motor carrier 
        safety, transit, and other Highway Trust Fund-funded programs 
        pending enactment of a multiyear reauthorization (H.R. 4348), 
        H4023, H4025 [26JN]
      ------extend Federal-aid highway, highway safety, motor carrier 
        safety, transit, and other Highway Trust Fund-funded programs 
        pending enactment of a multiyear reauthorization (H.R. 4348), 
        consideration (H. Res. 619), H1928, H1929 [18AP]
      Russia: extend normal trade relations status (H.R. 6156), H6406, 
        H6407 [16NO]
      ------extend normal trade relations status (H.R. 6156), 
        consideration (H. Res. 808), H6381, H6383, H6385 [15NO]
      ------impose sanctions on persons responsible for detention, 
        abuse, or death of Sergei Magnitsky, the conspiracy to defraud 
        Russia of taxes on corporate profits, and other human rights 
        violations, H6381, H6383, H6385 [15NO], H6406, H6407 [16NO]
      ------impose sanctions on persons responsible for detention, 
        abuse, or death of Sergei Magnitsky, the conspiracy to defraud 
        Russia of taxes on corporate profits, and other human rights 
        violations (H.R. 4405), E594 [19AP]
      Satellite Sentinel Project (organization): tribute, E717 
        [7MY]
      Sports: protect and enhance opportunities for recreational 
        fishing, hunting, and shooting (H.R. 4089), consideration (H. 
        Res. 614), H1863, H1864, H1865, H1866, H1867, H1868, H1869, 
        H1870 [17AP]
      Sudan: develop strategy to end human rights violations, create 
        incentives for governments and persons to end support, and 
        reinvigorate peace efforts (H.R. 4169), H1212 [7MR]
      ------human rights violations, H1434 [21MR]
      ------human rights violations and attacks on the border regions 
        of South Kordofan and Blue Nile, H1022 [29FE]
      Taxation: expedite consideration of comprehensive tax reform 
        legislation (H.R. 6169), H5662, H5663 [2AU]
      ------extend Bush administration tax cuts and other tax relief 
        for families making less than a certain annual income and 
        provide alternative minimum tax relief, H7372 [20DE]
      ------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), H7366, 
        H7377 [20DE]
      ------provide payroll tax relief, H524, H525, H526, H527 [7FE]
      ------repeal fossil fuel subsidies for large oil companies, 
        H1928 [18AP]
      Thomas P. O'Neill, Jr. Federal Building, Washington, DC: 
        designate (H.R. 6604), H6476 [28NO]
      Transportation: authorize funds for Federal-aid highway, public 
        transportation, and highway and motor carrier safety programs 
        (H.R. 7), H526 [7FE], H978 [28FE]
      ------authorize funds for Federal-aid highway, public 
        transportation, and highway and motor carrier safety programs 
        (H.R. 7), consideration (H. Res. 547), H742, H743, H744, H745, 
        H748 [15FE]
  Statements
      American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Act: Executive Office of 
        the President, H745 [15FE]
      Tribute to George McGovern: Rajiv Shah, AID, E1960 
        [19DE]
  Subpoena Notices
      Massachusetts Dept. of Industrial Accidents, H1963 [18AP]
  Tributes
      Adams, Herbert, E263 [28FE]
      Duplessis, Irene, E633 [24AP]
      Frank, Representative, H7345 [19DE]
      Kenealy, F.X. James, E754 [9MY]
      McGovern, George S., E1959 [19DE]
      Olver, Representative, H7345 [19DE]
      Pond, Thelma, E146 [6FE]
      Soutra, William, Jr., E1987 [21DE]
      Williams, Stephen, E382 [19MR]
      Young, Lynda, E752 [9MY]