[Congressional Record Index (2012)]
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McKINLEY, DAVID B. (a Representative from West Virginia)

  Amendments
      Dept. of Defense: authorizing appropriations for military 
        activities, prescribing personnel strengths, and military 
        construction (H.R. 4310), H3126 [18MY]
      ------making appropriations (H.R. 5856), H5011 [18JY]
      Dept. of the Interior: limit authority to issue regulations 
        before a certain date under the Surface Mining Control and 
        Reclamation Act (H.R. 3409), H6239 [21SE]
      FERC: transfer permitting approval authority over construction 
        of the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline (H.R. 4348), H1955 
        [18AP]
      Government regulations: prohibit agencies from taking any 
        significant regulatory action until the unemployment rate is 
        equal to or less than a certain level (H.R. 4078), H5273 
        [25JY]
      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), H1955 [18AP]
      Power resources: develop plan to increase oil and gas 
        exploration, development, and production under oil and gas 
        leases of Federal lands in response to Strategic Petroleum 
        Reserve drawdown (H.R. 4480), H3898 [20JN]
      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. 4348), H1955 [18AP]
  Bills and resolutions cosponsored
      Abortion: protect pain-capable unborn children in the District 
        of Columbia (see H.R. 3803), H114 [23JA]
      Air Force: prohibit permanent relocation of C-130 aircraft 
        assigned to Pittsburgh 911th Airlift Wing (see H.R. 3911), 
        H641 [8FE]
      Armed Forces: provide for treatment of autism under TRICARE (see 
        H.R. 2288), H1134 [1MR]
      ------tribute to members for service in Iraq (see H. Res. 528), 
        H181 [25JA]
      Aviation: ensure certain flight, duty, and rest requirements 
        apply to all-cargo air operations (see H.R. 4350), H3662 [7JN]
      CBO: provide a macroeconomic analysis of the impact of 
        legislation (see H.R. 3582), H187 [27JA]
      Dept. of Agriculture: require evaluation of county workload 
        assessments prior to closure or relocation of a county or 
        local Farm Service Agency office (see H.R. 4313), H3662 [7JN]
      Dept. of Commerce: enable concrete masonry products 
        manufacturers and importers to carry out coordinated program 
        of research, education, and promotion to improve, maintain, 
        and develop markets (see H.R. 3395), H4065 [26JN]
      Dept. of Education: establish a demonstration program to provide 
        skills to classroom teachers and staff who work with children 
        with autism spectrum disorders (see H.R. 5195), H3700 [8JN]
      Dept. of HHS: provide States with incentives to require 
        elementary and secondary schools to maintain, and permit 
        school personnel to administer, epinephrine (see H.R. 3627), 
        H115 [23JA]
      Dept. of Homeland Security: prohibit from granting deferred 
        action or otherwise suspending effectiveness or enforcement of 
        immigration laws (see H.R. 5957), H3808 [19JN]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: develop a comprehensive policy to 
        improve outreach and transparency to veterans and Armed Forces 
        members through provision of information on institutions of 
        higher learning (see H.R. 4057), H4864 [12JY]
      Developing countries: protect girls through prevention of child 
        marriage (see H.R. 3357), H2288 [27AP]
      Diseases: expand research, prevention, and awareness activities 
        relative to pulmonary fibrosis (see H.R. 2505), H6152 [19SE]
      EPA: amend the renewable fuel program to allow domestic 
        alternative fuel to be used to satisfy a portion of the 
        required applicable volume of renewable fuel (see H.R. 3773), 
        H26 [17JA]
      ------prohibit awarding any grant, contract, cooperative 
        agreement, or financial assistance under the Clean Air Act for 
        any program, project, or activity to occur outside the U.S. 
        (see H.R. 4255), H1542 [22MR]
      ------require analyses of cumulative impacts of certain rules 
        and actions that impact gasoline, diesel fuel, and natural gas 
        prices, jobs, and the economy (see H.R. 4471), H2813 [16MY]
      FAA: establish an Aviation Rulemaking Committee to address 
        flight attendant duty time limitations and rest requirements 
        (see H.R. 3824), H572 [7FE]
      FDA: improve the safety of Internet pharmacies (see H.R. 4095), 
        H1363 [13MR]
      Federal agencies and departments: consolidate duplicative and 
        overlapping Government programs (see H.R. 6729), H7565 [1JA]
      Federal employees: extend pay limitation for Members of Congress 
        and Federal employees (see H.R. 6726), H7565 [1JA]
      Financial institutions: improve examination of depository 
        institutions (see H.R. 3461), H950 [24FE]
      Foreign trade: apply countervailing duties to nonmarket economy 
        countries (see H.R. 4105), H1099 [29FE]
      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]
      Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act: repeal health-care 
        related provisions (see H.R. 6079), H4775 [10JY]
      Immigration: provide for visas for certain advanced science, 
        technology, engineering, or math (STEM) graduates and 
        eliminate the diversity immigrant program (see H.R. 6429), 
        H6068 [18SE]
      Information technology: preserve and advance the 
        multistakeholder governance model under which the Internet has 
        thrived (see H. Con. Res. 127), H3481 [5JN]
      International AIDS Conference: support and encourage global HIV/
        AIDS research, prevention, and treatment programs (see H. Res. 
        749), H5525 [31JY]
      Iran: express importance of preventing acquisition of nuclear 
        weapons capability and continue economic and diplomatic 
        pressure to secure nonproliferation agreement (see H. Res. 
        568), H1367 [16MR]
      IRS: make the Free File Program permanent (see H.R. 2569), H2329 
        [7MY]
      Israel: 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), H1363 [13MR]
      Medicare: ensure continued access of beneficiaries to diagnostic 
        imaging services (see H.R. 3269), H187 [27JA]
      ------establish a market pricing program for durable medical 
        equipment, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS) (see 
        H.R. 6490), H7264 [18DE]
      ------extend Medicare-dependent hospital (MDH) program and 
        increase payments under the Medicare low-volume hospital 
        program (see H.R. 5943), H6469 [27NO]
      Members of Congress: eliminate automatic salary adjustments (see 
        H.R. 6721), H7516 [31DE]
      Mining and mineral resources: issue postage stamp in 
        commemoration of coal miners (see H. Res. 743), H5327 [26JY]
      National Engineers Week: support goals and ideals (see H. Res. 
        552), H902 [16FE]
      National Heritage Area Program: authorize (see H.R. 4099), H2288 
        [27AP]
      Office of the Director of National Intelligence: allow elements 
        of the intelligence community to share cyber threat 
        intelligence with private-sector cybersecurity entities (see 
        H.R. 3523), H79 [18JA]
      Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: protect rights of 
        conscience relative to requirements for coverage of specific 
        items and services (see H.R. 1179), H802 [15FE]
      ------repeal (see H.R. 6079), H4775 [10JY]
      Power resources: streamline regulatory permitting procedures and 
        increase domestic energy production (see H.R. 4301), H1847 
        [16AP]
      Pro Football Hall of Fame: mint coins in recognition and 
        celebration (see H.R. 4104), H3733 [18JN]
      Public debt: disapprove the President's exercise of authority to 
        increase the debt limit (see H.J. Res. 98), H28 [17JA]
      ------retain authority of Congress to borrow money on the credit 
        of the U.S. and not cede this power to the President (see H. 
        Res. 826), H6765 [12DE]
      Public welfare programs: prohibit waivers relative to compliance 
        with Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program work 
        requirements (see H.R. 6140), H5079 [19JY]
      Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act: repeal a limitation 
        on annual payments (see H.R. 6113), H5766 [10SE]
      Taxation: establish ABLE accounts to pay for qualified 
        disability expenses of family members with disabilities (see 
        H.R. 3423), H803 [15FE]
      ------exclude from gross income any prizes or awards received by 
        Olympic medal winners (see H.R. 6252), H5712 [2AU]
      ------modify depreciation recovery period for energy-efficient 
        cool roof systems (see H.R. 2962), H1391 [19MR]
      ------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), H3363 [31MY]
      U.N. Arms Trade Treaty: oppose (see H. Res. 814), H6428 [16NO]
      World War I: establish a commission to observe centennial and 
        rededicate certain memorials as the National World War I 
        Memorial and the National World War I Museum and Memorial (see 
        H.R. 938), H3267 [30MY]
  Bills and resolutions introduced
      Dept. of Energy: establish the Home Energy Savings Retrofit 
        Rebate Program (see H.R. 4230), H1496 [21MR]
      Dept. of HHS: 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), H1390 [19MR]
      Dept. of Labor: conduct a review of forms related to obtaining 
        workers' compensation benefits under the Federal Black Lung 
        Benefits Program (see H.R. 4298), H1803 [29MR]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: require recipients of grants and 
        other assistance for provision of housing and other services 
        to homeless veterans to comply with certain codes (see H.R. 
        4079), H943 [17FE]
      Egypt: call for the release of U.S. citizens (see H. Res. 559), 
        H944 [17FE]
      EPA: prohibit imposing carbon dioxide emissions standards on 
        fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units unless and 
        until carbon capture and storage is found to be 
        technologically and economically feasible (see H.R. 6172), 
        H5200 [24JY]
      Government regulations: decrease effect on the economy that a 
        rule must have to be a major rule in order to increase the 
        number of rules for which Congress can use the resolution of 
        disapproval procedure (see H.R. 6486), H6274 [21SE]
      Taxation: increase the rehabilitation credit for commercial 
        buildings and provide a rehabilitation credit for principal 
        residences (see H.R. 5930), H3698 [8JN]
      ------oppose Federal efforts to establish a carbon tax on fuels 
        for electricity and transportation (see H. Con. Res. 142), 
        H6578 [30NO]
      ------provide incentives for the expansion of U.S. manufacturing 
        (see H.R. 6487), H6274 [21SE]
  Constitutional authority statements
      Dept. of Energy: establish the Home Energy Savings Retrofit 
        Rebate Program (H.R. 4230), H1497 [21MR]
      Dept. of HHS: 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 (H.R. 4209), H1391 [19MR]
      Dept. of Labor: conduct a review of forms related to obtaining 
        workers' compensation benefits under the Federal Black Lung 
        Benefits Program (H.R. 4298), H1805 [29MR]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: require recipients of grants and 
        other assistance for provision of housing and other services 
        to homeless veterans to comply with certain codes (H.R. 4079), 
        H944 [17FE]
      EPA: prohibit imposing carbon dioxide emissions standards on 
        fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units unless and 
        until carbon capture and storage is found to be 
        technologically and economically feasible (H.R. 6172), H5201 
        [24JY]
      Government regulations: decrease effect on the economy that a 
        rule must have to be a major rule in order to increase the 
        number of rules for which Congress can use the resolution of 
        disapproval procedure (H.R. 6486), H6277 [21SE]
      Taxation: increase the rehabilitation credit for commercial 
        buildings and provide a rehabilitation credit for principal 
        residences (H.R. 5930), H3699 [8JN]
      ------provide incentives for the expansion of U.S. manufacturing 
        (H.R. 6487), H6277 [21SE]
  Motions
      FERC: transfer permitting approval authority over construction 
        of the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline (H.R. 4348), H3755 
        [19JN], H3868 [20JN]
      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), H3755 [19JN], H3868 
        [20JN]
      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. 4348), H3755 [19JN], H3868 [20JN]
  Remarks
      Dept. of Energy: analyze regulations other nations apply to 
        their oil and gas industries and compare them to U.S. 
        regulations, H3898 [20JN]
      ------Fossil Energy Research and Development Program funding, 
        H3413 [5JN]
      ------require consultation and input of National Energy 
        Technology Laboratory relative to clean air rules, H3898 
        [20JN]
      Dept. of the Interior: limit authority to issue regulations 
        before a certain date under the Surface Mining Control and 
        Reclamation Act (H.R. 3409), H6200 [20SE], H6239, H6240 [21SE]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: develop a comprehensive policy to 
        improve outreach and transparency to veterans and Armed Forces 
        members through provision of information on institutions of 
        higher learning (H.R. 4057), H5821 [11SE]
      Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month: observance, H1580 
        [27MR]
      Economy: avert ``fiscal cliff'' economic crisis through 
        bipartisan agreement on taxes and spending, H6752 [12DE]
      Energy and water development: making appropriations (H.R. 5325), 
        H3413 [5JN]
      EPA: prohibit ability to retroactively invalidate water quality 
        permits under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, H6239, 
        H6240 [21SE]
      FERC: transfer permitting approval authority over construction 
        of the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline (H.R. 4348), H1957, 
        H1958 [18AP]
      Government regulations: lower threshold at which significant 
        regulatory action is measured relative to the unemployment 
        rate and the economy, H5273, H5274 [25JY]
      ------prohibit agencies from taking any significant regulatory 
        action until the unemployment rate is equal to or less than a 
        certain level (H.R. 4078), H5273, H5274 [25JY]
      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), H1957, H1958 [18AP]
      National Nurses Week: observance, H2819 [17MY]
      NOAA: Comprehensive Large-Data Array Stewardship System (CLASS) 
        funding, H2522 [9MY]
      Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: repeal Community 
        Living Assistance Services and Supports (CLASS) program (H.R. 
        1173), H324 [1FE]
      Power resources: develop plan to increase oil and gas 
        exploration, development, and production under oil and gas 
        leases of Federal lands in response to Strategic Petroleum 
        Reserve drawdown (H.R. 4480), H3898, H3899 [20JN]
      Refuse disposal: facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and 
        provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials 
        generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels, 
        H1957, H1958 [18AP], H3868, H3871, H3874, H3875 [20JN]
      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. 4348), H1957, H1958 [18AP]
      ------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), 
        motion to instruct conferees, H3868, H3871, H3874, H3875 
        [20JN]
      Science, Depts. of Justice and Commerce, and related agencies: 
        making appropriations (H.R. 5326), H2522 [9MY]
      West Virginia: anniversary of statehood, H3811 [20JN]
      West Virginia University: tribute to football team, H45 [18JA]
  Tributes
      Stewart, Bill, H3487 [6JN]