[Congressional Record Index (2012)]
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MILLER, CANDICE S. (a Representative from Michigan)

  Bills and resolutions cosponsored
      Abortion: protect pain-capable unborn children in the District 
        of Columbia (see H.R. 3803), H1916 [17AP]
      Air Force: limit authority to retire or transfer certain 
        aircraft of the Air National Guard (see H.R. 6690), H7429 
        [21DE]
      Armed Forces: award Purple Heart to members killed or wounded in 
        terrorist attacks perpetrated within the U.S. (see H.R. 5144), 
        H2270 [27AP]
      ------limit authority to detain U.S. citizens under 
        authorizations for use of military force (see H.R. 3676), H115 
        [23JA]
      ------protect child custody arrangements for parents who are 
        members (see H.R. 4201), H2289 [27AP]
      Budget: express that passage of a fiscal year 2013 Federal 
        budget is of national importance (see H. Res. 516), H78 [18JA]
      ------require the President to provide a report detailing the 
        sequester required by the Budget Control Act (see H.R. 5872), 
        H3700 [8JN]
      Civil liberties: protect individual privacy against unwarranted 
        governmental intrusion through the use of domestic unmanned 
        aerial vehicles commonly called drones (see H.R. 5925), H6001 
        [13SE]
      Committee on POW and MIA Affairs (House, Select): establish (see 
        H. Res. 111), H1428 [20MR]
      Congress: approve construction, operation, and maintenance of 
        the northern portion of the Keystone XL pipeline from the 
        Canadian border to the South Dakota/Nebraska border (see H.R. 
        6164), H5293 [25JY]
      ------approve permit for the Keystone XL Pipeline (see H.R. 
        3811), H376 [1FE] (see H.R. 4000), H692 [9FE]
      Contracts: preserve open competition and neutrality towards the 
        labor relations of Federal contractors on Federal and 
        federally funded construction projects (see H.R. 735), H5630 
        [1AU]
      Corps of Engineers: compel completion of the Great Lakes and 
        Mississippi River Interbasin Study within a certain time 
        period and focus attention on permanent prevention of aquatic 
        nuisance species (see H.R. 4406), H3267 [30MY]
      ------prevent the spread of Asian carp into the Great Lakes and 
        their tributaries (see H.R. 6348), H5706 [2AU]
      Dept. of HHS: establish and implement a Pancreatic Cancer 
        Initiative (see H.R. 733), H1846 [16AP]
      ------exempt employers from taxes, penalties, or suits for 
        failure to offer insurance coverage for certain women's 
        preventive services on the basis of religious belief or moral 
        conviction (see H.R. 6097), H4774 [10JY]
      Dept. of Labor: prohibit finalization of certain proposed child 
        labor rules relative to family farming (see H.R. 4157), H1808 
        [29MR]
      Dept. of State: require report on designation of Boko Haram as a 
        foreign terrorist organization (see H.R. 5822), H3103 [17MY]
      Dept. of Transportation: prohibit provision of grants or funds 
        to State or local governments for any program to check helmet 
        usage or create checkpoints for motorcycle riders (see H.R. 
        904), H3577 [6JN]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: clarify presumptions relating to 
        exposure of certain veterans who served in the vicinity of 
        Vietnam (see H.R. 812), H5630 [1AU] (see H.R. 3612), H1391 
        [19MR]
      Detroit, MI: establish the Detroit Jobs Trust Fund, 
        cosponsorship withdrawn (see H.R. 2920), H1392 [19MR]
      Economy: spur economic growth and create jobs (see H.R. 3400), 
        H159 [24JA]
      EPA: change the Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure 
        rule with respect to certain farms (see H.R. 3158), H3404 
        [1JN]
      Families and domestic relations: constitutional amendment on 
        parental rights (see H.J. Res. 110), H3808 [19JN]
      FDA: improve priority review voucher incentive program for 
        expedited review of treatments for tropical and rare pediatric 
        diseases (see H.R. 3059), H1847 [16AP]
      Federal Prison Industries, Inc.: require competition for 
        contracts, provide an adjustment period to phasing out 
        mandatory source status, and improve inmate access to 
        reintegration opportunities (see H.R. 3634), H5766 [10SE]
      FERC: transfer permitting approval authority over construction 
        of the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline (see H.R. 3548), H513 
        [6FE]
      Financial institutions: improve examination of depository 
        institutions (see H.R. 3461), H1428 [20MR]
      ------limit fee disclosure requirement for an automatic teller 
        machine to the screen of that machine (see H.R. 4367), H3578 
        [6JN]
      ------provide exception from requirement for annual privacy 
        notices for financial institutions which do not share personal 
        information with affiliates (see H.R. 5817), H6280 [21SE]
      Firearms: more comprehensively address the interstate 
        transportation of firearms or ammunition (see H.R. 4269), 
        H2570 [9MY]
      Foreign aid: ensure that a percentage of food aid provided in 
        the form of certain agricultural commodities or their products 
        must be transported on U.S. commercial vessels (see H.R. 
        6170), H5200 [24JY]
      Freedom of Information Act: provide that exemptions shall not 
        apply to matters relating to certain transactions executed by 
        the Federal Government operating in a commercial manner (see 
        H.R. 4232), H1811 [30MR]
      Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act: repeal health-care 
        related provisions (see H.R. 6079), H4775 [10JY]
      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]
      IRS: make the Free File Program permanent (see H.R. 2569), H694 
        [9FE]
      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), H2134 [25AP]
      Lions Clubs: mint coins in commemoration of centennial of 
        establishment (see H.R. 2139), H4157 [27JN]
      March of Dimes Foundation: mint coins in recognition and 
        celebration (see H.R. 3187), H4065 [26JN]
      Medicare: 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), H2288 [27AP]
      National Credit Union Administration: clarify authority to 
        improve credit union safety and soundness (see H.R. 3993), 
        H727 [14FE]
      NATO: strengthen (see H.R. 4243), H2034 [19AP]
      North American Wetlands Conservation Act: extend authorization 
        of appropriations for allocation to carry out approved 
        wetlands conservation projects (see H.R. 1960), H1846 [16AP]
      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), H696 [13FE]
      Oscar G. Johnson Dept. of Veterans Affairs Medical Facility, 
        Iron Mountain, MI: designate circle drive as Sergeant First 
        Class James D. Priestap Drive (see H.R. 3861), H4656 [29JN]
      Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: ensure coverage 
        offered under multi-State qualified health plans offered in 
        exchanges is consistent with the Federal abortion funding ban 
        (see H.R. 4971), H2267 [27AP]
      ------protect rights of conscience relative to requirements for 
        coverage of specific items and services (see H.R. 1179), H512 
        [6FE]
      ------repeal (see H.R. 6079), H4775 [10JY]
      Postal Service: amend methodology for calculating the amount of 
        any Postal surplus or supplemental liability under the Civil 
        Service Retirement System (see H.R. 1351), H4064 [26JN]
      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), H27 [17JA]
      Pro Football Hall of Fame: mint coins in recognition and 
        celebration (see H.R. 4104), H2715 [15MY]
      Public debt: disapprove the President's exercise of authority to 
        increase the debt limit (see H.J. Res. 98), H8 [13JA]
      Syria: strengthen sanctions, enhance multilateral commitment to 
        address threatening policies, and establish a program to 
        support a transition to a democratically-elected government 
        (see H.R. 2106), H1497 [21MR]
      Taxation: establish ABLE accounts to pay for qualified 
        disability expenses of family members with disabilities (see 
        H.R. 3423), H2288 [27AP]
      ------extend allowance for bonus depreciation for certain 
        business assets (see H.R. 4196), H1978 [18AP]
      ------provide a deduction for domestic business income of 
        qualified small businesses (see H.R. 9), H1543 [22MR]
      ------repeal the individual and employer health insurance 
        mandates (see H.R. 6048), H4603 [28JN]
      Violence Against Women Act: reauthorize (see H.R. 4970), H2267 
        [27AP]
      Wallenberg, Raoul: award Congressional Gold Medal (see H.R. 
        3001), H641 [8FE]
      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), H3164 
        [18MY]
  Bills and resolutions introduced
      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), H3699 [8JN]
      Dept. of Agriculture: establish a Great Lakes basin initiative 
        for agricultural nonpoint source pollution prevention (see 
        H.R. 4162), H1272 [7MR] (see H.R. 4328), H1804 [29MR]
      Dept. of Homeland Security: authorize, enhance, and reform 
        certain port security programs through increased efficiency 
        and risk-based coordination (see H.R. 4251), H1542 [22MR]
      ------provide for annual reports on the status of operational 
        control of international land and maritime borders of the U.S. 
        and unlawful entries (see H.R. 6025), H4064 [26JN]
      Lance Cpl. Anthony A. DiLisio Clinton-Macomb Carrier Annex, 
        Macomb, MI: designate (see H.R. 5738), H2662 [11MY]
      Voting: require driver's license applicants in a new State to 
        indicate whether that State is the applicant's residence for 
        purposes of registering to vote in Federal elections (see H.R. 
        6386), H5922 [12SE]
  Constitutional authority statements
      Dept. of Agriculture: establish a Great Lakes basin initiative 
        for agricultural nonpoint source pollution prevention (H.R. 
        4162), H1273 [7MR]
      ------establish a Great Lakes basin initiative for agricultural 
        nonpoint source pollution prevention (H.R. 4328), H1806 [29MR]
      Dept. of Homeland Security: authorize, enhance, and reform 
        certain port security programs through increased efficiency 
        and risk-based coordination (H.R. 4251), H1543 [22MR]
      ------provide for annual reports on the status of operational 
        control of international land and maritime borders of the U.S. 
        and unlawful entries (H.R. 6025), H4064 [26JN]
      Lance Cpl. Anthony A. DiLisio Clinton-Macomb Carrier Annex, 
        Macomb, MI: designate (H.R. 5738), H2662 [11MY]
      Voting: require driver's license applicants in a new State to 
        indicate whether that State is the applicant's residence for 
        purposes of registering to vote in Federal elections (H.R. 
        6386), H5923 [12SE]
  Designated Speaker pro tempore
      House of Representatives, H1979 [19AP]
  Remarks
      Air Force: require cost analysis of proposed Air National Guard 
        cuts, H2572 [10MY]
      Budget: reconciliation of the concurrent resolution and 
        replacement of sequester established by the Budget Control Act 
        (H.R. 5652), consideration (H. Res. 648), H2577 [10MY]
      Deckerville, MI: tribute to Deckerville High School football 
        team, E1829 [28NO]
      Dept. of Defense: authorizing appropriations for military 
        activities, prescribing personnel strengths, and military 
        construction (H.R. 4310), H2572 [10MY]
      Dept. of Education: extend the reduced interest rate for Federal 
        Direct Stafford Loans (H.R. 3826), H2052 [24AP]
      Dept. of Homeland Security: authorize, enhance, and reform 
        certain port security programs through increased efficiency 
        and risk-based coordination (H.R. 4251), H4008 [26JN]
      ------provide for annual reports on the status of operational 
        control of international land and maritime borders of the U.S. 
        and unlawful entries (H.R. 6025), H6432, H6433 [27NO]
      Dept. of Justice: Debbie Smith DNA Backlog Grant Program 
        funding, H2735 [16MY]
      Dept. of Labor: prohibit finalization of certain proposed child 
        labor rules relative to family farming (H.R. 4157), 
        H5167 [24JY]
      FEMA: extend the National Flood Insurance Program (H.R. 5740), 
        H2785 [16MY]
      ------extend the National Flood Insurance Program (H.R. 5740), 
        Senate amendment, H3252 [30MY]
      FRS: require an audit of the Board of Governors and Federal 
        Reserve banks (H.R. 459), H5162 [24JY]
      Harbor Beach, MI: tribute to Harbor Beach High School football 
        team, E1822 [28NO]
      Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act: repeal health-care 
        related provisions (H.R. 6079), H4804 [11JY]
      Lance Cpl. Anthony A. DiLisio Clinton-Macomb Carrier Annex, 
        Macomb, MI: designate (H.R. 5738), H6480 [28NO]
      Macedonia: independence anniversary, E1518 [13SE]
      National Guard: Air National Guard funding, H2577 [10MY]
      National security: improve border security (H.R. 1299), H3238 
        [30MY]
      Obama, President: evaluation of energy policies, H3818 [20JN]
      Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: repeal (H.R. 6079), 
        H4804 [11JY]
      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), consideration (H. Res. 691), 
        H3818 [20JN]
      Sports: protect and enhance opportunities for recreational 
        fishing, hunting, and shooting (H.R. 4089), consideration (H. 
        Res. 614), H1866 [17AP]
      Taxation: provide a deduction for domestic business income of 
        qualified small businesses (H.R. 9), H1999 [19AP]
      Violence Against Women Act: reauthorize (H.R. 4970), 
        consideration (H. Res. 656), H2735 [16MY]
      Votes: correction, H2518 [9MY]
      ------position on missed, H602 [8FE], H6658 
        [5DE]
  Tributes
      Fuerstenau, Gordon, E105 [1FE]