[Congressional Record Index (2012)]
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MILLER, JEFF (a Representative from Florida)

  Appointments
      Conferee: H.R. 4310, Dept. of Defense appropriations for 
        military activities, prescribing personnel strengths, and 
        military construction, H6782 [13DE]
  Bills and resolutions cosponsored
      Abortion: ensure that women seeking an abortion receive an 
        ultrasound and the opportunity to review the ultrasound before 
        giving informed consent to receive an abortion (see H.R. 
        3805), H114 [23JA]
      ------prohibit Federal assistance for telemedicine abortions and 
        ban interstate abortions using telemedicine technology (see 
        H.R. 5731), H2645 [10MY]
      ------prohibit Federal education funding for elementary and 
        secondary schools that provide on-campus access to abortion 
        providers (see H.R. 6173), H5200 [24JY]
      ------protect pain-capable unborn children in the District of 
        Columbia (see H.R. 3803), H221 [31JA]
      Armed Forces: ensure repeal of ``Don't Ask, Don't Tell'' does 
        not infringe upon the free exercise of religion and rights of 
        conscience of members, including chaplains (see H.R. 3828), 
        H1847 [16AP]
      ------extend military commissary and exchange store privileges 
        to members who are involuntarily separated with a service-
        connected disability and their dependents (see H.R. 6488), 
        H6274 [21SE]
      ------further preparedness, in cooperation with regional allies, 
        to prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon (see H.R. 
        4485), H2289 [27AP]
      ------support designation of ``Initial Success or Total 
        Failure'' as official motto of explosive ordnance disposal 
        organizations (see H. Res. 624), H2289 [27AP]
      Army: expand authority to loan or donate excess small arms to 
        certain eligible organizations for funeral and other 
        ceremonial purposes (see H.R. 3981), H1274 [7MR]
      Budget: express that passage of a fiscal year 2013 Federal 
        budget is of national importance (see H. Res. 516), H115 
        [23JA]
      ------require the President to provide a report detailing the 
        sequester required by the Budget Control Act (see H.R. 5872), 
        H3362 [31MY]
      China: prevent repatriation of North Korean refugees and allow 
        diplomatic access to, and application for asylum by, such 
        refugees (see H. Con. Res. 109), H4864 [12JY]
      Congress: approve permit for the Keystone XL Pipeline (see H.R. 
        3811), H476 [3FE] (see H.R. 4000), H692 [9FE]
      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]
      Courts: clarify liability protections regarding emergency use of 
        automated external defibrillators (see H.R. 3511), H2647 
        [10MY]
      Defense Production Act: clarify interpretation does not allow 
        confiscation of personal property or forced conscription into 
        the Armed Forces, unwilling labor, or relinquishing of goods 
        or services without compensation (see H. Con. Res. 110), H1808 
        [29MR]
      Dept. of Education: allow States to enter into performance 
        agreements and combine certain Federal funds to improve 
        academic achievement (see H.R. 2514), H5766 [10SE]
      Dept. of HHS: 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), H4908 [17JY]
      Dept. of Homeland Security: prohibit appropriated funds from 
        being used to pay for an abortion (see H.R. 5646), H3105 
        [17MY]
      ------prohibit implementation of certain immigration policies 
        regarding the exercise of prosecutorial discretion (see H.R. 
        5953), H4158 [27JN]
      Dept. of the Interior: establish goals for an all-of-the-above 
        energy production plan strategy on onshore Federal lands (see 
        H.R. 4381), H3662 [7JN]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: ensure deceased veterans with no 
        known next of kin can receive a dignified burial (see H.R. 
        6073), H4655 [29JN]
      ------improve supervision of fiduciaries of veterans (see H.R. 
        5948), H3734 [18JN]
      Economy: encourage job creation through trade, tax, labor, 
        health care, and court reforms, a balanced budget amendment, 
        Alaskan energy development, Federal workforce reduction, and 
        regulatory flexibility (see H.R. 3487), H2447 [8MY]
      Enterprise (U.S.S.): tribute to the Navy and current and former 
        officers and crew upon completion of final deployment (see H. 
        Con. Res. 143), H7360 [19DE]
      EPA: limit authority relative to numeric nutrient criteria for 
        water quality requirements (see H.R. 3856), H219 [31JA]
      Europe: designate Hezbollah as a terrorist organization and 
        impose sanctions, provide information about Hezbollah to 
        European allies, and support Bulgaria in investigating 
        terrorist attack in Burgas (see H. Res. 834), H7425 [20DE]
      Families and domestic relations: constitutional amendment on 
        parental rights (see H.J. Res. 110), H5010 [18JY]
      Federal agencies and departments: require approval by agency 
        head for conferences costing above a certain limit (see H.R. 
        4454), H2647 [10MY]
      ------strengthen employee cost savings suggestion programs (see 
        H.R. 4237), H2647 [10MY]
      Federal-State relations: allow States and localities to return 
        unused Federal grant funds to the general fund of the Treasury 
        for deficit reduction (see H.R. 3994), H692 [9FE]
      Financial institutions: improve examination of depository 
        institutions (see H.R. 3461), H1978 [18AP]
      ------provide exception from requirement for annual privacy 
        notices for financial institutions which do not share personal 
        information with affiliates (see H.R. 5817), H5712 [2AU]
      Firearms: more comprehensively address the interstate 
        transportation of firearms or ammunition (see H.R. 4269), 
        H2570 [9MY]
      Food industry: improve and clarify certain disclosure 
        requirements for restaurants, similar retail food 
        establishments, and vending machines (see H.R. 6174), H5860 
        [11SE]
      Georgia (country): support enhanced security, sovereignty, and 
        territorial integrity, U.S.-Georgia Charter on Strategic 
        Partnership, NATO membership, democratic reforms, and peaceful 
        resolution of conflict (see H. Res. 526), H1306 [8MR]
      Government regulations: impose certain limitations on consent 
        decrees and settlement agreements by agencies that require the 
        agencies to take regulatory action in accordance with the 
        terms thereof (see H.R. 3862), H3662 [7JN]
      ------prohibit agencies from taking any significant regulatory 
        action until the unemployment rate is equal to or less than a 
        certain level (see H.R. 4078), H3662 [7JN]
      Hague Convention on International Recovery of Child Support and 
        Other Forms of Family Maintenance: implement (see H.R. 4282), 
        H1847 [16AP]
      Hazardous substances: certify that the Yucca Mountain site 
        remains the designated site for development of a repository 
        for disposal of high-level radioactive waste (see H.R. 4625), 
        H2123 [25AP]
      Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act: repeal health-care 
        related provisions (see H.R. 6079), H4775 [10JY]
      House Rules: prevent creation of duplicative and overlapping 
        Federal programs (see H. Res. 623), H4606 [28JN]
      Immigration: require verification of the immigration status of 
        recipients of Federal benefit programs (see H.R. 6000), H4656 
        [29JN]
      Iran: condemn persecution of Baha'is and continued violation of 
        the International Covenants on Human Rights, impose sanctions 
        for such violations, and call for release of religious 
        prisoners (see H. Res. 134), H4158 [27JN]
      ------express importance of preventing acquisition of nuclear 
        weapons capability and continue economic and diplomatic 
        pressure to secure nonproliferation agreement (see H. Res. 
        568), H1210 [6MR]
      ------provide for a comprehensive strategy to counter growing 
        presence and hostile activity in the Western Hemisphere (see 
        H.R. 3783), H476 [3FE]
      IRS: make the Free File Program permanent (see H.R. 2569), H2134 
        [25AP]
      Israel: authorize further assistance to Israel for the Iron Dome 
        anti-missile defense system (see H.R. 4229), H1978 [18AP]
      ------independence anniversary (see H. Con. Res. 115), H2034 
        [19AP]
      ------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]
      Italian and Italian American Heritage Month: designate (see H. 
        Res. 367), H4606 [28JN]
      Korea, Democratic People's Republic of: develop a strategy for 
        assisting stateless children (see H.R. 1464), H4828 [11JY]
      LSC: terminate (see H.R. 2774), H3578 [6JN]
      March of Dimes Foundation: mint coins in recognition and 
        celebration (see H.R. 3187), H2647 [10MY]
      Medicaid: require coverage of optometrists (see H.R. 1219), 
        H2447 [8MY]
      Medicare: strengthen and protect hospice programs (see H.R. 
        3506), H5860 [11SE]
      Members of Congress: eliminate automatic salary adjustments (see 
        H.R. 431), H79 [18JA]
      ------eliminate automatic salary adjustments and require any 
        legislation that would increase Members' pay be adopted by a 
        recorded vote (see H.R. 187), H159 [24JA]
      Multinational Species Conservation Funds Semipostal Stamp Act: 
        reauthorize (see H.R. 3510), H441 [2FE]
      National Credit Union Administration: clarify authority to 
        improve credit union safety and soundness (see H.R. 3993), 
        H1274 [7MR]
      National Desert Storm Memorial Association: authorize to 
        establish National Desert Storm and Desert Shield Memorial in 
        the District of Columbia (see H.R. 5914), H6323 [2NO]
      National Eagle Scout Day: designate (see H. Res. 716), H4604 
        [28JN]
      National Explosive Ordnance Disposal Day: designate (see H. Res. 
        624), H2289 [27AP]
      National security: ensure the effectiveness of the U.S. missile 
        defense system (see H.R. 4125), H1306 [8MR]
      NATO: strengthen (see H.R. 4243), H1541 [22MR]
      Nicklaus, Jack: award Congressional Gold Medal (see H.R. 4040), 
        H1154 [5MR]
      NLRB: disapprove rule relative to representation election 
        procedures (see H.J. Res. 103), H901 [16FE]
      ------permit employers to pay higher wages to their employees 
        who are working under a union contract (see H.R. 4385), H4656 
        [29JN]
      North American Wetlands Conservation Act: extend authorization 
        of appropriations for allocation to carry out approved 
        wetlands conservation projects (see H.R. 1960), H476 [3FE]
      Nuclear weapons: strengthen U.S. strategic force posture by 
        ensuring the safety, security, reliability, and credibility of 
        the nuclear weapons stockpile (see H.R. 4178), H1304 [8MR]
      OAS: withhold a percentage of U.S. contributions for every 
        permanent council meeting held where provisions of the Inter-
        American Democratic Charter are not invoked relative to 
        Venezuelan constitutional reforms (see H.R. 2542), H79 [18JA]
      OMB: rescind certain unobligated discretionary appropriations 
        (see H.R. 1111), H5923 [12SE]
      Palm City, FL: anniversary (see H. Res. 565), H965 [27FE]
      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]
      ------repeal (see H.R. 6079), H4775 [10JY]
      ------repeal amendments which disqualify expenses for over-the-
        counter drugs under health savings accounts and health 
        flexible spending arrangements (see H.R. 5842), H3405 [1JN]
      POW: ensure availability of the writ of habeas corpus for any 
        person who is detained in the U.S. (see H.R. 4388), H1976 
        [18AP]
      Presidential appointments: disapprove appointment of certain 
        officers or employees during a congressional recess of less 
        than 3 days and express that such appointments are 
        unconstitutional (see H. Res. 509), H26 [17JA]
      ------prevent payment for services to individuals appointed 
        during a Senate recess to fill a vacancy that existed when the 
        Senate was in session (see H.R. 3770), H26 [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), H28 [17JA]
      Public lands: release certain wilderness study areas from 
        continued management as de facto wilderness areas and release 
        certain inventoried National Forest System roadless areas from 
        certain land use restrictions (see H.R. 1581), H476 [3FE]
      Public welfare programs: prohibit waivers relative to compliance 
        with Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program work 
        requirements (see H.R. 6140), H5712 [2AU]
      Reverend Abe Brown Post Office Building, Tampa, FL: designate 
        (see H.R. 3276), H182 [25JA]
      Schools: express support for prayer at school board meetings 
        (see H. Res. 662), H3103 [17MY]
      ------prohibit Federal education funding for elementary or 
        secondary schools that provide access to emergency postcoital 
        contraception (see H.R. 4046), H2647 [10MY]
      Sports: recognize heritage of recreational fishing, hunting, and 
        shooting on public lands and ensure continued opportunities 
        for those activities (see H.R. 2834), H803 [15FE]
      Taxation: deny deduction for compensatory payments made to any 
        person or governmental entity on account of the explosion on 
        and sinking of the Deepwater Horizon offshore drilling unit 
        (see H.R. 6579), H6326 [6NO]
      ------exclude from gross income any discharge of indebtedness 
        income on education loans of deceased veterans (see H.R. 
        5044), H2648 [10MY]
      ------exclude from gross income gain from the conversion of 
        property by reason of eminent domain (see H.R. 2327), H3700 
        [8JN]
      ------expand availability of cash method of accounting for small 
        businesses (see H.R. 4643), H4158 [27JN]
      ------extend exclusion from gross income of discharges of 
        qualified principal residence indebtedness (see H.R. 4336), 
        H2570 [9MY]
      ------modify timing rules for determining gross income relative 
        to certain construction contracts (see H.R. 1993), H4775 
        [10JY]
      ------permanently extend the 15-year recovery period for 
        qualified leasehold improvement property, restaurant property, 
        and retail improvement property (see H.R. 1265), H79 [18JA]
      ------promote neutrality, simplicity, and fairness in the 
        taxation of digital goods and services (see H.R. 1860), H945 
        [17FE]
      ------provide for logical flow of tax return information between 
        partnerships, corporations, trusts, estates, and individuals 
        and modify certain due dates and extension periods (see H.R. 
        2382), H5630 [1AU]
      ------provide tax credit for educational expenses incurred in 
        attending public or private elementary and secondary schools 
        (see H.R. 954), H79 [18JA]
      ------provide tax incentives for the donation of wild game meat 
        (see H.R. 3142), H1154 [5MR]
      ------repeal certain tax increases (see H.R. 4064), H1018 [28FE]
      ------repeal the individual and employer health insurance 
        mandates (see H.R. 6048), H4603 [28JN]
      ------require certain nonresident aliens to provide valid 
        immigration documents to claim the refundable portion of the 
        child tax credit (see H.R. 6165), H5328 [26JY]
      ------require individuals to provide their Social Security 
        number in order to claim the refundable portion of the child 
        tax credit (see H.R. 1956), H5292 [25JY]
      ------require student Social Security numbers and employer 
        identification numbers for education tax credits and disclose 
        return information to prison officials to prevent prisoner tax 
        fraud (see H.R. 4372), H2570 [9MY]
      ------support and strengthen tax incentives for retirement 
        savings (see H. Con. Res. 101), H901 [16FE]
      ------terminate certain energy tax subsidies and lower the 
        corporate income tax rate (see H.R. 3308), H5766 [10SE]
      Transportation: empower States with authority for most taxing 
        and spending for highway and mass transit programs (see H.R. 
        3264), H5728 [7AU]
      U.N. Arms Trade Treaty: oppose (see H. Res. 814), H6428 [16NO]
      Vietnam Veterans Memorial: acknowledge donor contributions at 
        Visitor Center (see H.R. 6291), H6310 [16OC]
      Violence Against Women Act: reauthorize (see H.R. 4970), H2267 
        [27AP]
      Wallenberg, Raoul: award Congressional Gold Medal (see H.R. 
        3001), H1807 [29MR]
      Wildlife: prohibit importation of various injurious species of 
        constrictor snakes (see H.R. 511), H115 [23JA]
      William ``Bill'' Kling VA Clinic, Sunrise, FL: designate (see 
        H.R. 6443), H6578 [30NO]
      World War II: award Congressional Gold Medal to members of the 
        Civil Air Patrol (see H.R. 719), H5766 [10SE]
  Bills and resolutions introduced
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: authorize certain major medical 
        facility projects and leases and extend certain authorities 
        (see H.R. 6375), H5859 [11SE]
      ------improve employment services for veterans by consolidating 
        various programs (see H.R. 4072), H943 [17FE]
      ------make home loan guaranty programs for veterans regarding 
        adjustable rate mortgages and hybrid adjustable rate mortgages 
        (see H.R. 4482), H2064 [24AP]
      Sports: protect and enhance opportunities for recreational 
        fishing, hunting, and shooting (see H.R. 4089), H965 [27FE]
      Veterans: exempt health care programs from sequestration (see 
        H.R. 3895), H475 [3FE]
  Constitutional authority statements
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: authorize certain major medical 
        facility projects and leases and extend certain authorities 
        (H.R. 6375), H5860 [11SE]
      ------improve employment services for veterans by consolidating 
        various programs (H.R. 4072), H944 [17FE]
      ------make home loan guaranty programs for veterans regarding 
        adjustable rate mortgages and hybrid adjustable rate mortgages 
        (H.R. 4482), H2067 [24AP]
      Sports: protect and enhance opportunities for recreational 
        fishing, hunting, and shooting (H.R. 4089), H966 [27FE]
      Veterans: exempt health care programs from sequestration (H.R. 
        3895), H475 [3FE]
  Letters
      Dept. of Defense appropriations for military activities, 
        prescribing personnel strengths, and military construction: 
        by, Committee on Veterans' Affairs (House), E842 [17MY]
  Remarks
      Adkison, Jarrod and family: Washington County, FL, Outstanding 
        Farm Family award recipient, E1738 [9NO]
      Arlington National Cemetery: provide certain requirements for 
        the placement of monuments (H.R. 1627), Senate amendment, 
        H5416, H5428, H5431 [31JY]
      ------provide certain requirements for the placement of 
        monuments (H.R. 1627), correction in enrollment (S. Con. Res. 
        55), H5552 [1AU]
      Armed Forces: express condolences to victims of U-28 aircraft 
        crash in Djibouti, E254 [27FE]
      ------improve protections for servicemembers against mortgage 
        foreclosures, H3058, H3059 [17MY]
      Army: require military chain of command for Army National 
        Cemeteries, H3056 [17MY]
      Barton, Ken and Rhonda and family: Holmes County, FL, 
        Outstanding Farm Family award recipient, E1668 [28SE]
      Baugus, Jeffery A.: Santa Rosa County, FL, Teacher of the Year 
        award recipient, E253 [27FE]
      Beckwith, Frank: Air Force Association Hurlburt Chapter 398 
        Middle School Teacher of the Year award recipient, 
        E526 [16AP]
      Blench, Alexander W.: Air Force Lieutenant General Leo Marquez 
        Award recipient, E523 [16AP]
      Bratt, FL: tribute to Northview High School football team, 
        E1933 [13DE]
      Cantonment, FL: tribute to J.M. Tate High School mock trial 
        team, E525 [16AP]
      Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus: tribute to annual Trap, Skeet, 
        and Sporting Clay Competition, H3034 [17MY]
      Dept. of Defense: authorizing appropriations for military 
        activities, prescribing personnel strengths, and military 
        construction (H.R. 4310), H3020, H3056, H3058, H3059 [17MY]
      ------F-35B Joint Strike Fighter program funding, H3020 [17MY]
      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), H831 [16FE]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: assess skills of certain employees 
        and managers of the Veterans Benefits Administration, H5428 
        [31JY]
      ------authorize certain major medical facility projects and 
        leases and extend certain authorities (H.R. 6375), H6094, 
        H6095, H6096 [19SE]
      ------develop a comprehensive policy to improve outreach and 
        transparency to veterans and Armed Forces members through 
        information on institutions of higher learning (H.R. 4057), 
        Senate amendment, H7439, H7440, H7442 [30DE]
      ------ensure deceased veterans with no known next of kin can 
        receive a dignified burial (S. 3202), H7442, H7445, H7446 
        [30DE]
      ------improve supervision of fiduciaries of veterans (H.R. 
        5948), H6088, H6092, H6094 [19SE]
      ------presume service connection for illnesses associated with 
        water contaminants at Camp Lejeune, NC, and provide health 
        care to those affected by such contamination, H5416, H5428, 
        H5431 [31JY]
      ------require a policy on reporting and tracking sexual assaults 
        and other safety incidents occurring at departmental medical 
        facilities, H5428 [31JY]
      Depts. of Defense and Veterans Affairs: submit to Congress 
        annual reports on the Post-9/11 Educational Assistance 
        Program, H5428 [31JY]
      Dorchester (U.S.A.T.): tribute to chaplains who were killed in 
        action during World War II, H519 [7FE]
      Erickson, Scott: Air Force Association Hurlburt Chapter 398 High 
        School Teacher of the Year award recipient, E534 
        [16AP]
      Fish and fishing: prohibit the sale of billfish (H.R. 2706), 
        H5732 [10SE]
      Flinn, Shannon and family: Santa Rosa County, FL, Outstanding 
        Farm Family award recipient, E1283 [19JY]
      Florida: anniversary of Bay Area Food Bank, E304 [1MR]
      Fort Walton Beach, FL: anniversary of Camp Walton School, 
        E1465 [10SE]
      ------anniversary of Choctawhatchee High School, E1650 
        [21SE]
      ------tribute to Fort Walton Beach High School cheerleading 
        team, E350 [8MR]
      Gatlin, Justin: tribute for participation in Olympic Games, 
        E1342 [26JY]
      Gilmore, Jacob and family: Escambia County, FL, Outstanding Farm 
        Family of the Year award recipient, E1692 [12OC]
      Girl Scouts: anniversary of Girl Scout Council of the Florida 
        Panhandle, E1647 [21SE]
      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, H831 [16FE]
      Hazewinkel, Sam: tribute for participation in Olympic Games, 
        E1346 [26JY]
      Jacks, Jacqueline: Washington County, FL, Rookie Teacher of the 
        Year award recipient, E47 [19JA]
      Lindsay, Randella: Walton County, FL, Teacher of the Year award 
        recipient, E216 [16FE]
      Mann-Grandstaff Dept. of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 
        Spokane, WA: designate (H.R. 3197), H7330, H7331 [19DE]
      Milton, FL: anniversary of Milton First Assembly of God, 
        E1727 [26OC]
      Moczary, Steven: Air Force Association Eglin Chapter 365 Teacher 
        of the Year award recipient, E834 [17MY]
      National POW/MIA Recognition Day: observance, H6237 [21SE]
      Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: impact, H4664 [9JY]
      Pickard, Justina: Walton County, FL, School District Related 
        Employee of the Year Award recipient, E212 [16FE]
      Pink, Laura: Air Force Association Hurlburt Chapter 398 
        Elementary School Teacher of the Year award recipient, 
        E529 [16AP]
      Pippin, Christy: Washington County, FL, School District Related 
        Employee of the Year award recipient, E48 [19JA]
      Pribble, Jeffrey: Escambia County, FL, Teacher of the Year award 
        recipient, E249 [27FE]
      Pritchard, Delanie: Washington County, FL, Teacher of the Year 
        award recipient, E47 [19JA]
      Rawson, David and Pat and family: Okaloosa County, FL, 
        Outstanding Farm Family award recipient, E1648 [21SE]
      Ross, Duscha: Okaloosa County, FL, Teacher of the Year award 
        recipient, E252 [27FE]
      Smith, Stacie: Okaloosa County, FL, School District Educational 
        Support Professional of the Year award recipient, E349 
        [8MR]
      Sports: protect and enhance opportunities for recreational 
        fishing, hunting, and shooting (H.R. 4089), H1876 [17AP]
      Strader, Greg: Presidential Champion of Change award recipient, 
        E138 [3FE]
      Trinka Davis Veterans Village, Carrollton, GA: designate (H.R. 
        6374), H6477, H6478 [28NO]
      Veterans: increase rates of disability compensation for veterans 
        with service-connected disabilities and dependency and 
        indemnity compensation for survivors of certain disabled 
        veterans (H.R. 4114), H4663, H4664 [9JY]
      Vietnamese Conflict: anniversary of American involvement, 
        E870 [18MY]
      Votes: position on missed, H1143 [5MR], H1180 
        [6MR], H2517 [9MY], H3685 [8JN], H4133 
        [27JN], E560 [17AP], E1009 [7JN], 
        E1157 [27JN]
      Ward, Bruce and Shirley: Walton County, FL, Outstanding Farm 
        Family award recipient, E1667 [28SE]
      William ``Bill'' Kling VA Clinic, Sunrise, FL: designate (H.R. 
        6443), H7331, H7332 [19DE]
      World War II: recognize superior service of members of the First 
        Special Service Force, E1665 [28SE]
  Remarks in House relative to
      Leave of absence: granted, H3804 [19JN]
  Reports filed
      Activities During the 112th Congress: Committee on Veterans' 
        Affairs (House) (H. Rept. 112-547), H3981 [25JN]
      ------Committee on Veterans' Affairs (House) (H. Rept. 112-706), 
        H7359 [19DE]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs Policy To Improve Outreach and 
        Transparency to Veterans and Service Members Through 
        Information on Institutions of Higher Learning: Committee on 
        Veterans' Affairs (House) (H.R. 4057) (H. Rept. 112-646), 
        H5764 [10SE]
      Servicemember Family Protection Act: Committee on Veterans' 
        Affairs (House) (H.R. 4201) (H. Rept. 112-488), H3161 [18MY]
      Transportation Security Administration Compliance With the 
        Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act: 
        Committee on Veterans' Affairs (House) (H.R. 3670) (H. Rept. 
        112-487), H3161 [18MY]
      Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act: Committee 
        on Veterans' Affairs (House) (H.R. 4114) (H. Rept. 112-486), 
        H3161 [18MY]
      Veterans Fiduciary Reform and Honoring Noble Service Act: 
        Committee on Veterans' Affairs (House) (H.R. 5948) (H. Rept. 
        112-678), H6150 [19SE]
  Tributes
      Arnold, Robert J., E1956 [19DE]
      Blankenship, James (J.E.), E1205 [9JY]
      Bodenstein, Anne, E1997 [21DE]
      Born, Joshua, E351 [8MR]
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