[Congressional Record Index (2012)]
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MILLER, GARY G. (a Representative from California)

  Bills and resolutions cosponsored
      Abortion: protect pain-capable unborn children in the District 
        of Columbia (see H.R. 3803), H3163 [18MY]
      Agriculture: codify exemptions for farming, forestry, and 
        ranching relative to permit requirements for dredged or fill 
        material (see H.R. 4278), H3164 [18MY]
      ------provide for a uniform national standard for the housing 
        and treatment of egg-laying hens (see H.R. 3798), H1101 [29FE]
      Animals: prohibit conducting of invasive research on great apes 
        (see H.R. 1513), H6279 [21SE]
      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), H5631 [1AU]
      ------protect child custody arrangements for parents who are 
        members (see H.R. 4201), H2289 [27AP]
      Budget: modify discretionary spending limits to take into 
        account savings resulting from the reduction in the number of 
        Federal employees and apply savings to defense and non-defense 
        categories (see H.R. 3662), H572 [7FE]
      Cecil E. Bolt Post Office, Fowler, CA: designate (see H.R. 
        4389), H1976 [18AP]
      Commission To Accelerate the End of Breast Cancer: establish 
        (see H.R. 3067), H3177 [29MY]
      Congress: approve permit for the Keystone XL Pipeline (see H.R. 
        3811), H903 [16FE]
      Corps of Engineers: review policy guidelines on vegetation 
        management for levees (see H.R. 5831), H3161 [18MY]
      Credit: provide exception from definition of loan originator for 
        certain loans made relative to manufactured homes and amend 
        Truth in Lending Act to modify definition of high-cost 
        mortgage (see H.R. 3849), H218 [31JA]
      Crime: constitutional amendment to protect the rights of crime 
        victims (see H.J. Res. 106), H6314 [23OC]
      ------prohibit attendance of an animal fighting venture (see 
        H.R. 2492), H6234 [20SE]
      Dept. of Defense: provide for transfer of excess aircraft to the 
        Forest Service for wildfire suppression activities (see H.R. 
        6248), H5628 [1AU]
      Dept. of HHS: require States and their designees receiving 
        grants for suicide early intervention and prevention 
        strategies to consult with Indian tribes and organizations 
        (see H.R. 4467), H5712 [2AU]
      Dept. of State: require investigations into and a report on 
        attacks on the U.S. missions in Libya, Egypt, and Yemen (see 
        H.R. 6511), H6318 [26OC]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: clarify presumptions relating to 
        exposure of certain veterans who served in the vicinity of 
        Vietnam (see H.R. 3612), H5631 [1AU]
      ------repeal requirement for reduction of survivor annuities 
        under the Survivor Benefit Plan to offset the receipt of 
        veterans' dependency and indemnity compensation (see H.R. 
        178), H3163 [18MY]
      Diseases: require a Federal commitment to Alzheimer's disease 
        research to advance breakthrough treatments for people with 
        the disease (see H.R. 1897), H3267 [30MY]
      Egypt: honor rule of law and return Noor and Ramsay Bower to the 
        U.S. (see H. Res. 193), H6807 [13DE]
      FDA: improve priority review voucher incentive program for 
        expedited review of treatments for tropical and rare pediatric 
        diseases (see H.R. 3059), H1134 [1MR]
      ------provide incentives for the development of qualified 
        infectious disease products (see H.R. 2182), H1915 [17AP]
      Federal agencies and departments: treat relevant military 
        training as sufficient to satisfy training or certification 
        requirements for Federal licenses (see H.R. 4155), H3267 
        [30MY]
      Financial institutions: enhance ability of community banks to 
        foster economic growth and serve their communities, boost 
        small businesses, and increase individual savings (see H.R. 
        1697), H5711 [2AU]
      ------make certain improvements relative to proprietary trading 
        by banking entities (see H.R. 6524), H6275 [21SE]
      Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act: repeal health-care 
        related provisions (see H.R. 6079), H4775 [10JY]
      Horse Protection Act: designate additional unlawful acts, 
        strengthen penalties for violations, and improve Dept. of 
        Agriculture enforcement (see H.R. 6388), H6318 [26OC]
      Housing: clarify treatment of homeowner warranties under current 
        law (see H.R. 2446), H1642 [27MR]
      Immigration: make detention and deportation mandatory for 
        illegal aliens convicted of drunk driving (see H.R. 3808), 
        H948 [21FE]
      Insurance: preserve consumer and employer access to licensed 
        independent insurance producers (see H.R. 1206), H5630 [1AU]
      Iran: condemn continued persecution, imprisonment, and 
        sentencing of Youcef Nadarkhani on the charge of apostasy (see 
        H. Res. 556), H1018 [28FE]
      ------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: 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]
      Lieutenant Kenneth M. Ballard Memorial Post Office, Mountain 
        View, CA: designate (see H.R. 6260), H5766 [10SE]
      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]
      Nelson `Mac' MacWilliams Post Office Building, Ramona, CA: 
        designate (see H.R. 4062), H945 [17FE]
      Nicklaus, Jack: award Congressional Gold Medal (see H.R. 4040), 
        H1101 [29FE]
      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), H221 [31JA]
      Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: repeal (see H.R. 
        6079), H4775 [10JY]
      Postal Inspector Terry Asbury Post Office Building, Simi Valley, 
        CA: designate (see H.R. 6587), H6397 [15NO]
      Private First Class Victor A. Dew Post Office, Roseville, CA: 
        designate (see H.R. 3892), H440 [2FE]
      Pro Football Hall of Fame: mint coins in recognition and 
        celebration (see H.R. 4104), H3733 [18JN]
      Public welfare programs: prohibit waivers relative to compliance 
        with Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program work 
        requirements (see H.R. 6140), H5712 [2AU]
      SEC: improve consideration of the costs and benefits of its 
        regulations and orders (see H.R. 2308), H903 [16FE]
      Small business: increase job creation and economic growth by 
        improving access to public capital markets for emerging growth 
        companies (see H.R. 3606), H727 [14FE]
      Taxation: exclude from gross income any discharge of 
        indebtedness income on education loans of deceased veterans 
        (see H.R. 5044), H3363 [31MY]
      ------make permanent and expand the temporary minimum credit 
        rate for the low-income housing tax credit program (see H.R. 
        3661), H5923 [12SE]
      ------modify certain rules applicable to real estate investment 
        trusts (see H.R. 5746), H5923 [12SE]
      ------permanently extend the 15-year recovery period for 
        qualified leasehold improvement property, restaurant property, 
        and retail improvement property (see H.R. 1265), H1209 [6MR]
      ------repeal the individual and employer health insurance 
        mandates (see H.R. 6048), H4603 [28JN]
      ------repeal the unearned income Medicare contribution (see H.R. 
        1549), H5711 [2AU]
      ------support and strengthen tax incentives for retirement 
        savings (see H. Con. Res. 101), H901 [16FE]
      Transportation Security Administration: prohibit certain 
        employees from using title of ``officer'' and from wearing 
        uniforms and badges resembling those of law enforcement 
        officers (see H.R. 3608), H903 [16FE]
      Truth in Lending Act: add a rule of construction relative to 
        certain payments to an employee of a mortgage originator (see 
        H.R. 4076), H1543 [22MR]
      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), H5728 [7AU]
      U.S. Chamber of Commerce: anniversary (see H. Res. 678), H3480 
        [5JN]
      Veterans: exclude certain pension payments from consideration as 
        income relative to certain housing assistance (see H.R. 6361), 
        H5764 [10SE]
  Bills and resolutions introduced
      Federal Housing Finance Agency: prohibit disposing of certain 
        real estate owned of such Agency and by Fannie Mae or Freddie 
        Mac (see H.R. 5823), H3103 [17MY]
      Financial institutions: specify that courses offered by lenders 
        for their own employees may not satisfy pre-licensing or 
        continuing education requirements of mortgage loan originators 
        (see H.R. 6158), H5077 [19JY]
      Truth in Lending Act: improve certain provisions relative to the 
        compensation of mortgage originators (see H.R. 4163), H1272 
        [7MR]
  Constitutional authority statements
      Federal Housing Finance Agency: prohibit disposing of certain 
        real estate owned of such Agency and by Fannie Mae or Freddie 
        Mac (H.R. 5823), H3104 [17MY]
      Financial institutions: specify that courses offered by lenders 
        for their own employees may not satisfy pre-licensing or 
        continuing education requirements of mortgage loan originators 
        (H.R. 6158), H5078 [19JY]
      Truth in Lending Act: improve certain provisions relative to the 
        compensation of mortgage originators (H.R. 4163), H1273 [7MR]
  Remarks
      Cooper, Wilfred, Sr.: California Homebuilding Foundation Hall of 
        Fame inductee, E1291 [19JY]
      Dept. of Defense: authorizing appropriations for military 
        activities, prescribing personnel strengths, and military 
        construction (H.R. 4310), H3067 [17MY]
      ------making appropriations (H.R. 5856), H5042 [19JY]
      ------research, development, test, and evaluation funding for 
        perchlorate contamination cleanup through reductions in 
        operations and maintenance funding, H5042 [19JY]
      Dept. of the Interior: study water resources in the Rialto-
        Colton Basin in California, H3067 [17MY]
      Eximbank: exceptions to required Federal Register notice 
        relative to publication of trade secrets, H2467, H2468 [9MY]
      ------reauthorize (H.R. 2072), H2460, H2464, H2467, H2468, H2475 
        [9MY]
      FERC: transfer permitting approval authority over construction 
        of the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline (H.R. 4348), motion to 
        instruct conferees, H2103 [25AP]
      Gulf of Mexico: 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), motion to recommit, H2103 
        [25AP]
      Hope Through Housing Foundation: anniversary, E1723 
        [26OC]
      National Community Renaissance (organization): anniversary, 
        E1723 [26OC]
      Rancho Santa Margarita, CA: tribute to Santa Margarita Catholic 
        High School football team, E27 [17JA]
      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), motion to instruct conferees, 
        H2103 [25AP]
  Tributes
      Fenton, John, E1022 [7JN]