US HB6157 | 2017-2018 | 115th Congress

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on September 28 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-09-28 - Became Public Law No: 115-245.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]

Summary

Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019 (Sec. 3) Provides that references to "this Act" included in any division of this bill refer only to the provisions of that division unless the bill expressly provides otherwise. (Sec. 4) Specifies that this bill provides appropriations for FY2019. DIVISION A--DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2019 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019 This division provides FY2019 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. It does not include funding for military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Corps of Engineers, and nuclear warheads, which are all considered in other appropriations bills. The division includes additional Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO)/ Global War on Terrorism funding for several DOD accounts. OCO funding is not subject to discretionary spending limits and other budget enforcement procedures. TITLE I--MILITARY PERSONNEL Provides appropriations for active-duty and reserve personnel in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force (the military departments), and for National Guard personnel in the Army and Air Force. TITLE II--OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE Provides appropriations for Operation and Maintenance (O&M) for the military departments, other DOD agencies, the Reserve Components, and the Army and Air National Guard. Provides appropriations for: the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces; Environmental Restoration for the military departments, DOD agencies, and at Formerly Used Defense Sites; Overseas Humanitarian, Disaster, and Civic Aid; the Cooperative Threat Reduction Account; and the Department of Defense Acquisition Workforce Development Fund. TITLE III--PROCUREMENT Provides appropriations for Procurement by the military departments, including: Aircraft; Missiles; Weapons and Tracked Combat Vehicles; Ammunition; Spacecraft, Rockets, and Related Equipment; Shipbuilding and Conversion by the Navy; Defense-Wide Procurement; National Guard and Reserve Equipment; and Defense Production Act Purchases. TITLE IV--RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, TEST AND EVALUATION Provides appropriations for Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation (RDT&E) by the military departments and defense agencies. Provides appropriations for Operational Test and Evaluation. TITLE V--REVOLVING AND MANAGEMENT FUNDS Provides appropriations for the Defense Working Capital Funds. TITLE VI--OTHER DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE PROGRAMS Provides appropriations for other DOD programs, including: the Defense Health Program, Chemical Agents and Munitions Destruction, Drug Interdiction and Counter-Drug Activities, and the Office of the Inspector General. TITLE VII--RELATED AGENCIES Provides appropriations for: (1) the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System Fund, and (2) the Intelligence Community Management Account. TITLE VIII--GENERAL PROVISIONS (Sec. 8001) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for publicity or propaganda purposes not authorized by Congress. (Sec. 8002) Exempts DOD from laws prohibiting the compensation or employment of foreign nationals and specifies conditions that must be met for the exemption. (Sec. 8003) Prohibits funds provided by this division from remaining available for obligation beyond the current fiscal year unless this division expressly provides otherwise. (Sec. 8004) Limits the obligation of certain funds provided by this division during the last two months of the fiscal year. Includes exceptions for obligations for the support of active duty training of reserve components or summer camp training of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps. (Sec. 8005) Specifies authorities and restrictions for transferring specified funds provided by this division for other military functions. (Sec. 8006) Requires tables included in the explanatory statement accompanying this division to be treated as if they were included in the text of this division. (Sec. 8007) Requires DOD to submit a report to Congress to establish the baseline for the application of reprogramming and transfer authorities for FY2019. Prohibits funds provided by this division from being reprogrammed or transferred until the report is provided or DOD certifies to Congress that the reprogramming or transfer is necessary as an emergency requirement. Includes exceptions for: (1) the Environmental Restoration accounts, and (2) Drug Interdiction and Counter-drug activities. (Sec. 8008) Prohibits cash balances in DOD Working Capital Funds from exceeding the level necessary for cash disbursements to be made from the funds. Sets forth requirements and limitations for transfers of balances in the funds to specified accounts. (Sec. 8009) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to initiate a special access program without notifying Congress in advance. (Sec. 8010) Establishes authorities, restrictions, and requirements for using funds provided by this division to initiate or terminate certain multiyear procurement contracts. (Sec. 8011) Appropriates O&M funds for the costs of humanitarian and civic assistance provided in conjunction with military operations. (Sec. 8012) Prohibits DOD from managing civilian personnel on the basis of any end-strength or subjecting civilian personnel to any end-strength limitations. (Sec. 8013) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to directly or indirectly influence congressional action on legislation or appropriation matters pending before Congress. (Sec. 8014) Prohibits compensation from being paid to any member of the Army participating as a full-time student and receiving benefits paid by the Department of Veterans Affairs from the DOD Education Benefits Fund if the time spent as a student is counted toward the member's service commitment. Applies the restriction only to active components of the Army and exempts members that have reenlisted with this option prior to October 1, 1987. (Sec. 8015) Permits funds appropriated in title III of this division for the DOD Pilot Mentor-Protege Program to be transferred to any other account contained in this division to implement a developmental assistance agreement under the program. (Sec. 8016) Prohibits DOD from purchasing certain anchor and mooring chains unless they are manufactured in the United States. Permits a waiver if adequate domestic supplies are not available to meet DOD requirements on a timely basis, and DOD certifies to Congress that the acquisition must be made for national security purposes. (Sec. 8017) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to support the procurement of malt beverages and wine with nonappropriated funds for resale on a military installation located in the United States unless the beverages are procured within the state in which the installation is located and specified conditions are met. (Sec. 8018) Prohibits DOD funds from being used to demilitarize or dispose of certain small firearms or small arms ammunition, or ammunition components that are not otherwise prohibited from commercial sale under federal law, unless the Army has certified that the small arms, ammunition, or components are unserviceable or unsafe for further use. (Sec. 8019) Limits funding for a single relocation of any DOD entity into or within the National Capital Region. Permits DOD to waive the limitation by certifying to Congress that a relocation is required in the best interest of the government. (Sec. 8020) Provides specified funds for incentive payments for federal contracts involving contractors, subcontractors, or suppliers that are Indian organizations or Indian-owned economic enterprises. (Sec. 8021) Prohibits funds provided by this division for the Defense Media Activity from being used for national or international political or psychological activities. (Sec. 8022) Permits DOD to incur obligations of up to $350 million for military compensation, construction projects, and supplies and services in anticipation of contributions from the government of Kuwait. (Sec. 8023) Provides appropriations from Air Force accounts to the Civil Air Patrol Corporation, including from: O&M--Air Force to support Civil Air Patrol Corporation O&M, readiness, counter-drug activities, and drug demand reduction activities involving youth programs; Aircraft Procurement--Air Force; and Other Procurement--Air Force. Specifies that the Air Force should waive reimbursement for funds used by the Civil Air Patrol for counter-drug activities in support of federal, state, and local government agencies. (Sec. 8024) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to establish a new DOD federally-funded research and development center (FFRDC). Limits compensation for consultants and members of certain entities of a defense FFRDC. Prohibits a defense FFRDC from using FY2019 DOD funds for new building construction, cost-sharing payments for projects funded by government grants, absorption of contract overruns, or certain charitable contributions. Limits the staff years that may be funded for FFRDCs from FY2019 funds and requires DOD to submit a report on the allocation of staff years with the FY2020 budget request. Reduces the total amount appropriated by this division for FFRDCs, with exceptions for the National Intelligence Program and the Military Intelligence Program. (Sec. 8025) Prohibits DOD from using funds provided by this division to procure carbon, alloy, or armor steel plating not melted and rolled in the United States or Canada. Permits DOD to waive the prohibition if adequate domestic supplies are not available and an acquisition is necessary for national security purposes. (Sec. 8026) Specifies that "congressional defense committees" includes the Senate and House Armed Services Committees and Appropriations Subcommittees on Defense. (Sec. 8027) Permits DOD to acquire the modification, depot maintenance, and repair of aircraft, vehicles, and vessels; and production of components and other defense-related articles through competition between DOD depot maintenance activities and private firms. (Sec. 8028) Revokes blanket waivers of the Buy American Act if DOD determines that a country has violated the terms of a specified reciprocal defense procurement memorandum of understanding by discriminating against products that are produced in the United States and covered by the agreement. (Sec. 8029) Permits funds in the Department of Defense Overseas Military Facility Investment Recovery Account to remain available until expended. (Sec. 8030) Permits the Air Force to convey to Indian tribes located in Nevada, Idaho, North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, Oregon, Minnesota, and Washington relocatable military housing units currently located at Grand Forks, Malmstrom, Mountain Home, Ellsworth, and Minot Air Force Bases that are excess to the needs of the Air Force. Requires the Operation Walking Shield Program to resolve any housing unit conflicts arising among requests of Indian tribes for these conveyances. (Sec. 8031) Permits O&M appropriations to be used to purchase items with an investment unit cost of not more than $250,000. (Sec. 8032) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to: (1) disestablish or prepare to disestablish a Senior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (SROTC) program in accordance with specified DOD instructions; or (2) close, downgrade from host to extension center, or place on probation a SROTC program in accordance with a specified Army information paper. (Sec. 8033) Permits specified Navy O&M funds to be used for the Asia Pacific Regional Initiative Program for enabling the Pacific Command to execute theater security cooperation activities such as humanitarian assistance and the payments of the costs of training and exercising with foreign security forces. (Sec. 8034) Requires DOD to issue regulations to: (1) prohibit the sale of tobacco or tobacco-related products in military resale outlets in the United States, its territories, and possessions at a price below the most competitive price in the local community; and (2) require the prices in overseas military retail outlets to be within the range of prices established for military retail systems stores in the United States. (Sec. 8035) Prohibits the use of DOD Working Capital Funds to purchase specified investment items. Specifies requirements for the FY2020 DOD budget request. (Sec. 8036) Prohibits funds provided for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) from remaining available for obligation beyond the current fiscal year, except for funds provided for the Reserve for Contingencies, the CIA Central Services Working Capital Fund, advanced research and development acquisition, agent operations, and covert action programs authorized by the President. (Sec. 8037) Requires specified Defense-Wide O&M funds to be used for activities and assistance related to the mitigation of environmental impacts on Indian lands resulting from DOD activities. (Sec. 8038) Requires DOD to comply with the Buy American Act. (Sec. 8039) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to: (1) establish a field operating agency, or (2) pay a member of the Armed Forces or civilian employee transferred or reassigned from a headquarters activity if the member or employee's place of duty remains at the location of headquarters. Specifies exceptions and permits waivers that will reduce personnel or financial requirements of the department. (Sec. 8040) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to convert a function performed by DOD civilian employees to performance by a contractor unless specific requirements are met. (Sec. 8041) Rescinds specified funds provided by prior appropriations bills for Procurement, Shipbuilding and Conversion, and RDT&E. (Sec. 8042) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to reduce authorized positions for military technicians (dual status) of the Army National Guard, Air National Guard, Army Reserve, and Air Force Reserve unless the reductions are a direct result of a reduction in military force structure. (Sec. 8043) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for assistance to North Korea unless the funds are specifically appropriated for that purpose. (Sec. 8044) Permits O&M funds provided by this division to be used to reimburse the National Guard and Reserve for providing intelligence or counterintelligence support to the combatant commands, defense agencies, and joint intelligence activities. (Sec. 8045) Prohibits the transfer of DOD or CIA drug interdiction or counter-drug activity funds to any other department or agency except as specifically provided in an appropriations law. (Sec. 8046) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to procure ball and roller bearings other than those produced by a domestic source and of domestic origin. Permits DOD to waive the prohibition if adequate domestic supplies are not available and an acquisition is necessary for national security. Includes an exception for the purchase of commercial items and specifies that the restriction applies to ball or roller bearings purchased as end items. (Sec. 8047) Requires specified appropriations for the Working Capital Fund--Army account to be used to maintain competitive rates at the arsenals. (Sec. 8048) Appropriates funds to DOD for grants to the United Service Organizations and the Red Cross. (Sec. 8049) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to purchase any supercomputer not manufactured in the United States unless it is unavailable from U.S. manufacturers and is necessary for national security. (Sec. 8050) Requires the Small Business Innovation Research program and the Small Business Technology Transfer program set-asides to be taken proportionally from all programs, projects, or activities that contribute to the extramural budget. (Sec. 8051) Prohibits funds in this division from being used for contractor bonuses being paid due to a business restructuring. (Sec. 8052) Permits the transfer of specified O&M funds to pay military personnel for support and services for eligible organizations and activities outside DOD. (Sec. 8053) Permits DOD to dispose of negative unliquidated or unexpended balances for expired or closed accounts by charging an obligation to a current account for the same purpose as the expired or closed account. (Sec. 8054) Permits the National Guard to allow the use of equipment of the National Guard Distance Learning Project by any person or entity on a space-available, reimbursable basis. (Sec. 8055) Requires specified O&M funds to be used for continued implementation and expansion of the Sexual Assault Special Victims' Counsel Program. (Sec. 8056) Prohibits the use of funds provided in title IV of this division to procure end-items for delivery to military forces for operational training, operational use, or inventory requirements. Includes exceptions and permits a waiver for national security purposes. (Sec. 8057) Permits DOD to waive limitations on the procurement of defense items from a foreign country if: (1) the limitations would invalidate cooperative programs or reciprocal trade agreements, and (2) the country does not discriminate against the same or similar items produced in the United States for that country. Provides exceptions. (Sec. 8058) Prohibits funds provided by this division or other DOD appropriations bills from being used for repairs or maintenance for military family housing units. (Sec. 8059) Permits the transfer of specified Navy O&M funds to the John C. Stennis Center for Public Service Training and Development Trust Fund. (Sec. 8060) Requires DOD to submit a report to Congress before obligating specified RDT&E funds appropriated by this division for any new start advanced concept technology demonstration project or joint capability demonstration project. Permits DOD to waive the restriction by certifying to Congress that it is in the national interest. (Sec. 8061) Requires DOD to continue to provide a classified quarterly report to Congress on matters specified in the classified annex accompanying this division. (Sec. 8062) Permits a Reserve who is a member of the National Guard serving on full-time duty to support ground-based elements of the National Ballistic Missile Defense System. (Sec. 8063) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to transfer specified armor-piercing ammunition to any nongovernmental entity, except for demilitarization purposes. (Sec. 8064) Permits the National Guard to waive payment for leases of personal property for not more than a year to certain youth, social, charitable, or fraternal nonprofit organizations. (Sec. 8065) Provides for the transfer of specified Army O&M funds to other activities of the federal government for classified purposes. Permits DOD to enter into and carry out contracts for the acquisition of real property, construction, personal services, and operations related to projects carrying out the purposes of this section. (Sec. 8066) Prohibits funds from being used to make specified modifications to the budget and appropriations process for the National Intelligence Program. (Sec. 8067) Provides appropriations to remain available until expended for grants for the construction and furnishing of additional Fisher Houses to meet the needs of military family members confronted with the illness or hospitalization of an eligible military beneficiary. (Sec. 8068) Prohibits DOD funds from being used to modify command and control relationships to give Fleet Forces Command operational and administrative control of U.S. Navy forces assigned to the Pacific fleet. Provides that command and control relationships that existed on October 1, 2004, shall remain in effect until a written modification has been proposed to congressional appropriations committees. Specifies that the proposed modification: (1) may be implemented 30 days after the committees are notified unless an objection is received from the committees, and (2) may not preclude the ability of the commander of the U.S. Pacific Command to meet operational requirements. (Sec. 8069) Specifies that certain congressional notifications regarding rapid acquisition and deployment procedures must be submitted concurrently to the congressional defense appropriations subcommittees, in addition to the congressional armed services and appropriations committees. (Sec. 8070) Provides specified Procurement and RDT&E funds for the Israeli Cooperative Programs. Specifies funding for the Iron Dome defense system for countering short-range rocket threats, the Short Range Ballistic Missile Defense program, and related programs. (Sec. 8071) Permits specified Shipbuilding and Conversion--Navy funds to remain available through FY2019 to fund prior year shipbuilding cost increases. Requires the funds to be transferred to specified accounts. (Sec. 8072) Deems funds provided by this division for intelligence activities to be authorized by Congress during FY2019 until the enactment of the Intelligence Authorization Act for FY2019. (Sec. 8073) Prohibits funds appropriated by this division from being used for a reprogramming of funds that creates or initiates a new program, project, or activity unless it must be undertaken immediately for national security and Congress is notified in advance. (Sec. 8074) Requires the President's budget to include separate budget justification documents for costs of the Armed Forces' participation in contingency operations for the Military Personnel, O&M, Procurement, and RDT&E accounts. (Sec. 8075) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for research, development, test, evaluation, procurement, or deployment of nuclear armed interceptors of a missile defense system. (Sec. 8076) Rescinds specified funds from the Foreign Currency Fluctuations--Defense account. (Sec. 8077) Permits DOD to use specified funds for the rapid acquisition and deployment of supplies and associated support services pursuant to the Bob Stump National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2003. (Sec. 8078) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to reduce or disestablish the operation of the 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron of the Air Force Reserve if the action would reduce the WC-130 Weather Reconnaissance mission below the levels funded in this division. Permits the squadron to perform other missions in support of national defense requirements during the non-hurricane season. (Sec. 8079) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for integrating foreign intelligence information unless the information has been lawfully collected and processed during authorized foreign intelligence activities. Requires information pertaining to U.S. persons to be handled in accordance with the Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution as implemented through Executive Order No. 12333 (United States Intelligence Activities). (Sec. 8080) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to transfer research and development, acquisition, or other program authority related to current tactical unmanned aerial vehicles from the Army. Requires the Army to retain responsibility for and operational control of the MQ-1C Gray Eagle Unmanned Aerial Vehicle. (Sec. 8081) Prohibits funds appropriated by this division for programs of the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) from being obligated beyond the current fiscal year except for research and technology funds, which remain available through FY2020. (Sec. 8082) Provides for the adjustment of obligations within the Shipbuilding and Conversion--Navy appropriation. (Sec. 8083) Requires the ODNI to submit a report to Congress establishing the baseline for application of reprogramming and transfer authorities for FY2019. Prohibits funds provided by this division for the National Intelligence Program from being transferred or reprogrammed until the report is submitted unless the action is necessary for an emergency. (Sec. 8084) Prohibits funds provided by this bill from being used to eliminate, restructure, realign, or make disproportionate personnel reductions at Army Contracting Command--New Jersey sites without notifying Congress in advance. (Sec. 8085) Requires transfers of funds for support to friendly countries in connection with the conduct of operations in which the United States is not participating to be made in accordance with sections 8005 or 9002 of this division, which specify procedures and requirements for transferring funds. (Sec. 8086) Requires transfers of funds from the Department of Defense Acquisition Workforce Development Fund to a military department or defense agency to be covered by and subject to sections 8005 or 9002 of this division, which specify procedures and requirements for transferring funds. (Sec. 8087) Prohibits certain funds provided by this division from being used to support any military training or operation that includes child soldiers unless the assistance is permitted by the Child Soldiers Prevention Act of 2008. (Sec. 8088) Specifies restrictions and requirements for reprogramming or transferring funds provided to the National Intelligence Program. (Sec. 8089) Directs the ODNI to submit annually to Congress a future-years intelligence program reflecting estimated expenditures and proposed appropriations included in the President's budget. (Sec. 8090) Specifies committees included in "congressional intelligence committees" for the purposes of this division. (Sec. 8091) Permits specified O&M funds provided in title II of this division to be transferred by the military department concerned to its central fund established for Fisher Houses and Suites. (Sec. 8092) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for making remittances to the Defense Acquisition Workforce Development Fund. (Sec. 8093) Requires agencies receiving funds in this division to post reports required to be submitted to Congress on the public website of the agency if it serves the national interest. Provides exceptions for national security or proprietary information. (Sec. 8094) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for federal contracts in excess of $1 million unless the contractor meets specific requirements regarding the resolution of claims under title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, or national origin). Allows DOD to waive the requirements to avoid harm to national security. (Sec. 8095) Makes specified funds provided by this division for the Defense Health Program available to be transferred to the Joint Department of Defense-Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Facility Demonstration Fund for operations of the integrated Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center and supporting facilities. (Sec. 8096) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to: (1) provide certain missile defense information to the Russian Federation, subject to an exception for information regarding ballistic missile early warning; or (2) integrate a missile defense system of the Russian Federation or a missile defense system of the People's Republic of China into any missile defense system of the United States. (Sec. 8097) Permits DOD funds to be used to purchase armored vehicles for the physical security of personnel or force protection and limits the cost per vehicle. (Sec. 8098) Permits the ODNI to transfer specified funds provided by this division for the National Intelligence Program with the approval of the Office of Management and Budget, subject to certain requirements and restrictions. (Sec. 8099) Prohibits funds from being used to transfer or release certain individuals detained at U.S. Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba (Guantanamo) who are not U.S. citizens or members of the Armed Forces into the United States, its territories, or possessions. (Sec. 8100) Prohibits funds from being used to construct, acquire, or modify any U.S. facility (other than the facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba) to house certain individuals detained at Guantanamo who are not U.S. citizens or members of the Armed Forces. (Sec. 8101) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to transfer individuals detained at Guantanamo to a country of origin or other foreign country or entity unless DOD makes certain certifications. (Sec. 8102) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to violate the Wars Powers Resolution. (Sec. 8103) Prohibits funds from being used to enter into specified agreements and transactions with Russian arms supplier Rosoboronexport. Permits DOD to waive the restriction if specific conditions are met. (Sec. 8104) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for the purchase or manufacture of U.S. flags unless they are treated as covered items under Buy American requirements. (Sec. 8105) Requires DOD to submit specified reports to Congress detailing the submission of records during the previous six months to databases accessible to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System. (Sec. 8106) Permits funds provided by this division to be used to provide ex gratia payments to local military commanders for damage, personal injury, or death that is incident to combat operations of the Armed Forces in a foreign country. (Sec. 8107) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to reduce strategic delivery vehicles and launchers below levels necessary to implement the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (New START), as set forth in a report provided to Congress pursuant to the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012. (Sec. 8108) Requires DOD to post grant awards on a public website in a searchable format. (Sec. 8109) Specifies requirements for proportionally allocating reductions required under current law for each RDT&E and Procurement account. (Sec. 8110) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for the performance of a flight demonstration team at a location outside of the United States if a performance of a flight demonstration team at a location within the United States was canceled during the year due to insufficient funding. (Sec. 8111) Prohibits the National Security Agency (NSA) from using funds provided by this division to target a U.S. person under specified authorities granted by the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA). (Sec. 8112) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for the Arms Trade Treaty until it is ratified by the Senate. (Sec. 8113) Prohibits the transfer of administrative responsibilities or budgetary resources of any program, project, or activity financed by this division to another federal agency not financed by this division without the express authorization of Congress. Includes an exception for transfers of funds expressly provided for defense appropriations bills. (Sec. 8114) Permits specified Navy O&M funds to be used for the National Defense Reserve Fleet and for reimbursements to the Ready Reserve Force--Maritime Administration account of the Department of Transportation for expenses related to the National Defense Reserve Fleet. (Sec. 8115) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to initiate or expand support for foreign forces, irregular forces, groups, or individuals supporting U.S. Special Operations Forces activities to combat terrorism unless Congress is notified in advance in accordance with the classified annex of this division. (Sec. 8116) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for activities in Iraq in contravention of the War Powers Resolution. (Sec. 8117) Prohibits funds provided by this division for the T-AO Fleet Oiler program from being used to award a new contract that provides for the acquisition of certain components unless the components are manufactured in the United States. (Sec. 8118) Increases the total amount appropriated by title II of this division to mitigate higher than anticipated fuel costs. (Sec. 8119) Prohibits funds from being transferred from the Defense Acquisition Workforce Development Fund to the Rapid Prototyping Fund or credited to a military department-specific fund established to carry out an acquisition program under the rapid prototyping pathway. (Sec. 8120) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for Government Travel Charge Card expenses for gaming or for entertainment that includes topless or nude entertainers or participants. (Sec. 8121) Permits specified O&M funds provided by title II of this division to be used for a project in a country designated by the Secretary of Defense. (Sec. 8122) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for a new or additional Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) round. (Sec. 8123) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to deliver F-35 aircraft to Turkey, except in accordance with provisions of the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 that prohibit delivery of the aircraft to Turkey until DOD reports to Congress on the status of the U.S. relationship with Turkey. (Sec. 8124) Permits DOD to use specified funds to develop, replace, and sustain federal government security and suitability background investigation information technology systems of the Office of Personnel Management or other federal agency responsible for conducting such investigations. Specifies reprogramming and transfer procedures for the funds. (Sec. 8125) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to close or realign the U.S. Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. (Sec. 8126) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for any computer network that does not block access to pornography websites, with exceptions for criminal investigations, prosecution, or adjudication activities; or for any activity necessary for the national defense, including intelligence activities. (Sec. 8127) Specifies that transfers of funds provided by this division for the Global Engagement Center must be made in accordance with the procedures and requirements set forth in section 8005 or 9002 of this division. (Sec. 8128) Provides additional O&M funds that are only available to DOD, or for transfer to the Department of Education, to make grants, conclude cooperative agreements, or supplement federal funds to construct, renovate, repair, or expand elementary and secondary public schools on military installations to address capacity or facility condition deficiencies. (Sec. 8129) Requires certain DOD programs that provide assisted reproductive services for seriously ill or injured active duty service members to be carried out without time limits on the duration of embryo cryopreservation and storage. (Sec. 8130) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to provide arms, training, or other assistance to the Azov Battalion. (Sec. 8131) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to purchase heavy water from Iran. (Sec. 8132) Reduces the funds provided by title II of this division for O&M--Army to reflect excess cash balances in the Working Capital Funds. (Sec. 8133) Reduces the funds provided by title II of this division for O&M--Navy to reflect excess cash balances in the Working Capital Funds. (Sec. 8134) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to provide certain military equipment if DOD determines that providing the equipment will undermine readiness. (Sec. 8135) Permits DOD to use funds for procurement or for RDT&E for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter to modify up to six F-35 aircraft, including up to two F-35 aircraft of each variant, to a test configuration, subject to congressional notification requirements. (Sec. 8136) Permits funds provided for the Defense Health Program to be used to make death gratuity payments if no appropriations for Military Personnel is available for the payments. (Sec. 8137) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to migrate data and applications to the proposed Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure or the Defense Enterprise Office Solutions cloud computing services until 90 days after DOD submits to Congress: (1) a plan to establish a budget accounting system for DOD cloud computing systems, and (2) a detailed description of DOD's strategy to implement enterprise-wide cloud computing. (Sec. 8138) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for specified transactions with any corporation with certain unpaid federal tax liabilities, unless an agency has considered suspension or debarment of the corporation and decided that further action is not necessary to protect the interests of the government. (Sec. 8139) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for assistance to the Islamic Republic of Iran unless the funds were specifically appropriated for that purpose. (Sec. 8140) Permits specified O&M funds to be used to reimburse the government of the Republic of Palau for land acquisition costs for defense sites. (Sec. 8141) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used in contravention of specified requirements for federal agencies regarding: (1) consultation and coordination with Indian tribal governments when developing policies that have tribal implications; and (2) early consultation with state and local agencies, Indian tribes, and interested private persons and organizations during the process of complying with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). (Sec. 8142) Makes specified O&M funds available to the Air Force for payments to a local water authority in the vicinity of an Air Force or Air National Guard based, or to a state where the water authority is located, for the treatment of perfluorooctane sulfonic acid and perfluorooctanoic acid in drinking water from the water source and/or wells owned and operated by the local water authority. Requires the treatment to be undertaken to attain the Environmental Protection Agency Lifetime Health Advisory level for the acids. TITLE IX--OVERSEAS CONTINGENCY OPERATIONS/GLOBAL WAR ON TERRORISM Provides additional FY2019 appropriations to DOD accounts for Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO)/ the Global War on Terrorism. (OCO funds are exempt from discretionary spending limits and other budget enforcement rules.) Provides appropriations for Active-Duty and Reserve Personnel in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force (the military departments), and for National Guard personnel in the Army and Air Force. Provides appropriations for O&M for the military departments, other agencies of DOD, the Reserve Components, and the Army and Air National Guard. Provides appropriations for the Afghanistan Security Forces Fund and the Counter-Islamic State of Iraq and Syria Train and Equip Fund. Provides appropriations for Procurement by the military departments and other DOD agencies. Provides appropriations for RDT&E for the military departments and other DOD agencies. Provides appropriations for the Defense Working Capital Funds. Provides appropriations for Other DOD Programs, including: the Defense Health Program, Drug Interdiction and Counter-Drug Activities, and the Office of the Inspector General. (Sec. 9001) Specifies that funds made available in this title are in addition to amounts appropriated to DOD for FY2019. (Sec. 9002) Permits DOD to transfer specified funds between the appropriations in this title if it is in the national interest, the Office of Management and Budget approves, and Congress is notified. (Sec. 9003) Permits supervision, administration, and design costs for a construction project funded with O&M or the Afghanistan Security Forces Fund in direct support of overseas contingency operations in Afghanistan to be obligated when a construction contract is awarded. (Sec. 9004) Permits DOD to use funds appropriated in this title to purchase motor vehicles for use by military and civilian DOD employees in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. Limits the cost of each passenger and armored vehicle. (Sec. 9005) Permits specified Army O&M funds to be used for the Commander's Emergency Response Program for humanitarian relief and reconstruction assistance in Afghanistan. (Sec. 9006) Permits DOD O&M funds to be used to provide supplies, services, transportation, including airlift and sealift, and other logistical support to allied forces participating in a combined operation with U.S. and coalition forces supporting military and stability operations in Afghanistan and to counter the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. Requires DOD to report quarterly to Congress regarding support provided under this section. (Sec. 9007) Prohibits funds from being used to: (1) establish any military installation or base for providing for the permanent stationing of Armed Forces in Iraq or Afghanistan, or (2) exercise U.S. control over any oil resource of Iraq. (Sec. 9008) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used in contravention of specified laws or regulations implementing the United Nations Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment. (Sec. 9009) Prohibits funds provided for the Afghanistan Security Forces Fund from being obligated prior to the approval of a financial and activity plan by the Afghanistan Resources Oversight Council of DOD. (Sec. 9010) Permits O&M funds provided in this title to be used to purchase items with an investment unit cost of up to $250,000. Permits the purchase of items with an investment cost of up to $500,000 if DOD determines that it is necessary to meet the operational requirements of a Commander of a Combatant Command engaged in contingency operations overseas. (Sec. 9011) Permits specified funds provided by this division for the Defense Security Cooperation Agency and Defense-Wide Operation and Maintenance to be used to provide assistance to the government of Jordan to support the armed forces of Jordan and to enhance security along its borders. (Sec. 9012) Prohibits funds provided by this division for the Counter-ISIS Train and Equip Fund from being used to procure or transfer man-portable air defense systems. (Sec. 9013) Provides additional funding for the Ukraine Security Assistance Initiative for: (1) assistance, including training; equipment; lethal assistance; logistics support, supplies and services; sustainment; and intelligence support to the military and national security forces of Ukraine, and (2) replacement of any weapons or articles provided to Ukraine from the U.S. inventory. Permits DOD to accept equipment procured using funds provided under this section or prior Acts that was transferred to the security forces of Ukraine and returned to the United States. (Sec. 9014) Permits funds provided by this title to be used for the replacement of funds for items provided to the government of Ukraine from the U.S. inventory, to the extent that it is permitted by section 9013 of the division. (Sec. 9015) Prohibits funds provided by this division under section 9013 for Assistance and Sustainment to the Military and National Security Forces of Ukraine from being used to procure or transfer man-portable air defense systems. (Sec. 9016) Permits certain equipment that was procured using the Counterterrorism Partnerships Fund for the program to provide assistance to vetted elements of the Syrian opposition to be transferred to foreign security forces, irregular forces, groups, or individuals, authorized to receive assistance from the Counter-ISIS Train and Equip Fund. (Sec. 9017) Prohibits DOD O&M funds from being used for payments to Pakistan as reimbursement for support provided to U.S. military operations unless DOD certifies to Congress that the government of Pakistan has met specific conditions. Permits DOD to waive the restriction for national security. (Sec. 9018) Provides additional funding to DOD to improve intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance capabilities. (Sec. 9019) Prohibits the use of funds for Syria in contravention of the War Powers Resolution. (Sec. 9020) Prohibits funds appropriated by this division from being used to transfer additional C-130 cargo aircraft to the Afghan National Security Forces or the Afghanistan Air Force until DOD reports to Congress regarding the Afghanistan Air Force's medium airlift requirements. (Sec. 9021) Rescinds specified funds provided by DOD appropriations bills for: Procurement of Ammunition--Navy and Marine Corps; O&M--Defense-Wide: Coalition Support Fund; O&M--Defense-Wide: DSCA Security Cooperation; the Counter-ISIS Train and Equip Fund, and Aircraft Procurement--Air Force. (Sec. 9022) Provides that, if specified certification and reporting requirements are met, the Afghanistan Security Forces Fund may be used to provide a unit of the security forces of Afghanistan with limited training, equipment, and other assistance that would otherwise be prohibited under provisions of current law that prohibit assistance for foreign security forces that committed a gross violation of human rights. (Sec. 9023) Specifies that amounts designated by this division for Overseas Contingency Operations/ Global War on Terrorism pursuant to the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 are only available (or rescinded, if applicable) if the President subsequently designates the amounts and transmits the designations to Congress. DIVISION B--DEPARTMENTS OF LABOR, HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, AND EDUCATION, AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 2019 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 This division provides FY2019 appropriations for: the Department of Labor; most of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS); the Department of Education (ED); and several related agencies, including the Social Security Administration, the Corporation for National and Community Service, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and the National Labor Relations Board. The division includes both discretionary and mandatory funding. The majority of the funding in the division is mandatory funding for entitlement programs such as Medicaid and Supplemental Security Income that are funded in annual appropriations bills. These programs, known as appropriated entitlements, are included in annual appropriations bills, though the amounts provided for the programs are generally determined by authorizing statutes that control details of the programs such as eligibility rules and benefit levels. TITLE I--DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Department of Labor Appropriations Act, 2019 Provides FY2019 appropriations for agencies and programs within the Department of Labor. Provides appropriations to the Employment and Training Administration for: Training and Employment Services, the Job Corps, Community Service Employment for Older Americans, Federal Unemployment Benefits and Allowances, State Unemployment Insurance and Employment Service Operations, Advances to the Unemployment Trust Fund and Other Funds, and Program Administration. Provides appropriations to the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation. Provides appropriation to Labor for: the Employee Benefits Security Administration, the Wage and Hour Division, the Office of Labor-Management Standards, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs, the Office of Workers' Compensation Programs, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), the Mine Safety and Health Administration, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and the Office of Disability Employment Policy. Provides appropriations for Departmental Management, including: Salaries and Expenses, Veterans Employment and Training, IT Modernization, and the Office of Inspector General. (Sec. 101) Prohibits Job Corps funds provided by this division from being used to pay the salary and bonuses of an individual at a rate that exceeds Executive Level II. (Sec. 102) Permits specified Labor funds to be transferred between accounts and sets forth restrictions and congressional notification requirements for the transfers. (Sec. 103) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for the procurement of goods and services utilizing forced or indentured child labor in industries and host countries identified by Labor prior to enactment of this Act. (Sec. 104) Prohibits certain funds available for job training grants under the American Competitiveness and Workforce Improvement Act of 1998 from being used for any purpose other than competitive grants to train individuals who are over the age of 16 and are not enrolled in school within a local educational agency in the occupations and industries for which employers are using H-1B visas to hire foreign workers, and the related activities necessary to support the training. (Sec. 105) Prohibits a recipient of Employment and Training Administration (ETA) funds from using the funds to pay the salary and bonuses of an individual at a rate in excess of Executive Level II, with an exception for vendors providing goods and services. Permits states to establish lower limits for salaries and bonuses. (Sec. 106) Permits the ETA to: (1) transfer funds provided for technical assistance services to grantees to Program Administration if the services will be more efficiently performed by federal employees, and (2) transfer specified Program Administration funds to carry out program integrity activities. (Sec. 107) Limits the funds that may be reserved for evaluation of programs and activities and requires the Chief Evaluation Officer to submit a plan to Congress in advance of transferring funds to be used for evaluations. (Sec. 108) Exempts certain personnel employed to adjust or evaluate claims resulting from or relating to a major disaster from the maximum hours provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 for two years after a state or federal declaration of a disaster or catastrophe. (Sec. 109) Rescinds specified advance appropriations from the ETA's Dislocated Workers Assistance National Reserve account. (Sec. 110) Provides employers in the seafood industry with flexibility with respect to bringing H-2B nonimmigrant workers into the United States. (The H-2B program allows U.S. employers or U.S. agents who meet specific regulatory requirements to bring foreign nationals to the United States to fill temporary nonagricultural jobs.) (Sec. 111) Sets forth requirements for determining the prevailing wage for the H-2B program. (Sec. 112) Prohibits the use of funds provided by this division to enforce the definition of corresponding employment or the three-fourths guarantee rule definition found in specified regulations for the H-2B program. Specifies the definition of temporary need that applies for the purpose of regulating admission of temporary workers under the H-2B program. (Sec. 113) Permits Labor to furnish excess personal property to programs registered under the National Apprenticeship Act for the purpose of training apprentices in the programs. (Sec. 114) Extends the availability of specified funds provided for automation acquisitions that are being carried out by State Unemployment Insurance information technology consortia. (Sec. 115) Specifies requirements and authorities for the law enforcement officers or special agents employed as a part of the Secretary of Labor's security detail. (Sec. 116) Authorizes Labor to dispose of or divest all or a portion of the real property on which the Treasure Island Job Corps Center is located. Exempts the sale or disposition from federal laws and regulations relating to the disposition of federal property. (Sec. 117) Modifies the authorities and requirements for the Working Capital Fund. (Sec. 118) Rescinds specified unobligated funds available from H-1B visa fees. Provides additional appropriations for the ETA State Unemployment Insurance and Employer Services Operations account for processing applications for foreign labor certifications submitted by employers to employ certain nonimmigrants under the Northern Mariana Islands U.S. Workforce Act of 2018. TITLE II--DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Department of Health and Human Services Appropriations Act, 2019 Provides FY2019 appropriations for agencies and programs within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Provides appropriations to the Health Resources and Services Administration for: Primary Health Care, the Health Workforce, Maternal and Child Health, the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program, Health Care Systems, Rural Health, Family Planning, Program Management, and the Vaccine Injury Compensation Program Trust Fund. Provides appropriations to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for: Immunization and Respiratory Diseases; HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, and Tuberculosis Prevention; Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases; Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion; Birth Defects, Developmental Disabilities, Disabilities and Health; Public Health Scientific Services; Environmental Health; Injury Prevention and Control; the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health; the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program; Global Health; Public Health Preparedness and Response; Buildings and Facilities; and CDC-Wide Activities and Program Support. Provides appropriations to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for: the National Cancer Institute; the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research; the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases; the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke; the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; the National Institute of General Medical Sciences; the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development; the National Eye Institute; the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences; the National Institute on Aging; the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases; the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders; the National Institute of Nursing Research; the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism; the National Institute on Drug Abuse; the National Institute of Mental Health; the National Human Genome Research Institute; the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering; the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health; the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities; the John E. Fogarty International Center; the National Library of Medicine; the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences; the Office of the Director; Buildings and Facilities; and the NIH Innovation Account. Provides appropriations to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration for: Mental Health, Substance Abuse Treatment, Substance Abuse Prevention, and Health Surveillance and Program Support. Provides appropriations to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Provides appropriations to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for: Grants to States for Medicaid, Payments to the Health Care Trust Funds, Program Management, and the Health Care Fraud and Abuse Control Account. Provides appropriations to the Administration for Children and Families for: Payments to States for Child Support Enforcement and Family Support Programs, Low Income Home Energy Assistance, Refugee and Entrant Assistance, Payments to States for the Child Care and Development Block Grant, the Social Services Block Grant, Children and Families Services Programs, Promoting Safe and Stable Families, and Payments for Foster Care and Permanency. Provides appropriations to the Administration for Community Living for Aging and Disability Services Programs. Provides appropriations to the Office of the Secretary for: General Departmental Management, the Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, the Office of Inspector General, the Office for Civil Rights, Retirement Pay and Medical Benefits for Commissioned Officers, and the Public Health and Social Services Emergency Fund. (Sec. 201) Limits the funds provided by this title that may be used for official reception and representation expenses. (Sec. 202) Prohibits funds provided by this title from being used to pay the salary of an individual, through a grant or other extramural mechanism, in excess of Executive Level II. (Sec. 203) Restricts HHS's use of funds for program evaluation activities unless a report is submitted to Congress regarding the proposed use of the funds or the funds are specifically provided in this division. (Sec. 204) Permits up to 2.5% of the funds provided for programs authorized under the Public Health Service Act (PHS Act) to be used for the evaluation (directly, or by grants or contracts) and the implementation and effectiveness of programs funded in this title. (Sec. 205) Sets forth restrictions and requirements for the transfer of HHS funds between appropriations accounts. (Sec. 206) Permits National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program contracts to be cancelled up to 60 days after the execution of a contract awarded in FY2019. (Sec. 207) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being made available under title X (Population Research and Voluntary Family Planning Programs) of the PHS Act unless the applicant certifies that it: (1) encourages family participation in the decision of minors to seek family planning services, and (2) provides counseling to minors on resisting attempts to coerce minors into engaging in sexual activities. (Sec. 208) Specifies that no provider of services under title X of the PHS Act may be exempt from any state law requiring notification or the reporting of child abuse, child molestation, sexual abuse, rape, or incest. (Sec. 209) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used for the Medicare Advantage program if HHS denies participation to an otherwise eligible entity because it will not provide, pay for, provide coverage of, or provide referrals for abortions. (Sec. 210) Prohibits funds provided by this title from being used to advocate or promote gun control. (Sec. 211) Limits the number of Public Health Service employees that may be assigned to assist in child survival activities and to work in AIDS programs through and with funds provided by the U.S. Agency for International Development, the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund, or the World Health Organization. (Sec. 212) Permits HHS to exercise specified spending authority to carry out international health activities, including HIV/AIDS and other infectious disease, chronic and environmental disease, and other health activities abroad during FY2019. (Sec. 213) Permits the NIH, jointly with the Office of AIDS Research, to transfer specified HIV research funds among NIH institutes and centers if Congress is notified in advance. (Sec. 214) Makes NIH funds for HIV research available to the Office of AIDS Research. (Sec. 215) Permits the NIH to use specified funds authorized under the PHS Act to enter into transactions (other than contracts, cooperative agreements, or grants) for research on matters that have not received significant funding relative to other matters, to respond to new issues and scientific emergencies, and to act on high priority research opportunities. Permits the NIH to utilize certain peer review procedures for the transactions to obtain assessments of scientific and technical merit. Specifies that the procedures apply to the transactions in lieu of certain peer review and advisory council review procedures that would otherwise be required under the PHS Act. (Sec. 216) Limits the funds that the NIH may use for the alteration, repair, or improvement of facilities. (Sec. 217) Transfers specified funds provided to the NIH for National Research Service Awards (NRSA) to: (1) the Health Resources and Services Administration to make NRSA awards for research in primary medical care, and (2) to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality to make NRSA awards for health service research. (Sec. 218) Permits the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) to enter into multiyear contracts of up to 10 years for the purchase of research services or of security countermeasures, subject to specified requirements. (Sec. 219) Requires the HHS budget justifications to include specified details regarding federal employees and contractors involved in activities related to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). (Sec. 220) Requires HHS to include in the FY2020 budget specified details regarding: (1) the uses of funds by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for health insurance exchanges for each year since the enactment of PPACA, and (2) the proposed uses of the funds for FY2020. (Sec. 221) Prohibits specified funds provided by this division from being used for payments relating to the risk corridors program established by PPACA. (Sec. 222) Transfers mandatory funds from the Prevention and Public Health Fund created by PPACA to the accounts and for the activities specified under the heading ''Prevention and Public Health Fund'' in the explanatory statement accompanying this division. Prohibits HHS from further transferring the funds and specifies that the funds shall be made available without reference to certain existing authorizations of appropriations. (Sec. 223) Requires HHS to use the recommendations last issued before 2009 to administer any law referring to the current recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force for breast cancer screening, mammography, and prevention. Specifies that the requirement applies for the period beginning on November 1, 2015, and ending January 1, 2021. (Sec. 224) Requires the NIH, in making federal financial assistance, to continue to apply the provisions relating to indirect costs in specified regulations, including with respect to the approval of deviations from negotiated rates, as the NIH applied the provisions in the third quarter of FY2017. Prohibits the NIH from using funds provided by this division to develop or implement a modified approach to such provisions, or to intentionally or substantially expand the fiscal effect of the approval of the deviations from negotiated rates beyond the proportional effect of the approvals in the quarter. (Sec. 225) Permits the NIH to transfer funds specifically appropriated for opioid addiction, opioid alternatives, pain management, and addiction treatment to other institutes and centers of the NIH to be used for the same purpose after Congress is notified. (Sec. 226) Requires HHS to report to Congress on: (1) monthly enrollment figures from exchanges established under PPACA, and (2) any new or competitive grant awards authorized under section 330 of the PHS Act. (Section 330 authorizes grants for projects to plan and develop health centers which will serve medically underserved populations.) (Sec. 227) Permits HHS to transfer specified funds from the Federal Hospital Insurance Trust Fund and the Federal Supplementary Medical Insurance Trust Fund to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to support program management activity related to Medicare. Prohibits the funds from being used to support any provision of PPACA. (Sec. 228) Rescinds specified unobligated balances from the HHS Nonrecurring Expenses Fund. (Sec. 229) Requires HHS to report monthly to Congress regarding staffing. (Sec. 230) Permits appropriations for HHS salaries and expenses to be used for travel and related expenses of an employee or a family member to obtain medical care if: (1) the employee is assigned to duty in the United States or in a U.S. territory at a location where there is a public health emergency, and (2) the medical condition cannot be adequately addressed in that location at that time. (Sec. 231) Establishes an Infectious Diseases Rapid Response Reserve Fund for carrying out titles II, III, and XVII of the PHS Act to prevent, prepare for, or respond to an infectious disease emergency. Make specified CDC funds available for the reserve fund. (Sec. 232) Permits HHS to accept donations from the private sector, nongovernmental organizations, and other groups independent of the federal government for the care of unaccompanied alien children in the care of the Office of Refugee Resettlement of the Administration for Children and Families. (Sec. 233) Requires HHS to submit to Congress by November 15, 2018, a plan to promptly facilitate the reunification of children separated from their parents and placed in the custody of the Office of Refugee Resettlement, including the reunification of children with parents who are no longer in the United States. Specifies requirements for the plan. Specifies that, if the plan is not submitted by the deadline, HHS may not obligate funds from the Nonrecurring Expenses Fund until the plan has been submitted to Congress. Includes an exception for funds for certain projects identified in the joint explanatory statement. (Sec. 234) Prohibits funds provided by this division from being used to prevent a Member of Congress from entering, for the purpose of conducting oversight, any U.S. faci

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Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019

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Roll Calls

2018-09-26 - House - On agreeing to the conference report RC# 405 (Y: 361 N: 61 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-09-18 - Senate - Cloture on the conference report to accompany H.R. 6157 RC# 211 (Y: 92 N: 8 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-09-18 - Senate - Senate agreed to conference report RC# 212 (Y: 93 N: 7 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-09-04 - House - On motion that the House instruct conferees RC# 380 (Y: 171 N: 221 NV: 36 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2018-08-23 - Senate - Cloture on amendment SA 3695 S.Amdt.3695 RC# 190 (Y: 90 N: 6 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-08-23 - Senate - Amendment SA 3967, not having achieved 60 votes in the affirmative, was S.Amdt.3967 RC# 191 (Y: 45 N: 48 NV: 7 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2018-08-23 - Senate - Motion to waive all applicable budgetary discipline with respect to amendment SA 3695 S.Amdt.3695 RC# 192 (Y: 68 N: 24 NV: 8 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-08-23 - Senate - Passed Senate with an amendment RC# 193 (Y: 85 N: 7 NV: 8 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-08-21 - Senate - Amendment SA 3773 S.Amdt.3773 RC# 188 (Y: 95 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-08-21 - Senate - Amendment SA 3703 S.Amdt.3703 RC# 189 (Y: 95 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-08-20 - Senate - Amendment SA 3705 S.Amdt.3705 RC# 186 (Y: 85 N: 0 NV: 15 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-08-20 - Senate - Amendment SA 3706 S.Amdt.3706 RC# 187 (Y: 85 N: 0 NV: 15 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-06-28 - House - On agreeing to the Gallagher amendment (A020) H.Amdt.824 RC# 307 (Y: 116 N: 296 NV: 15 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2018-06-28 - House - On agreeing to the Gallagher amendment (A021) H.Amdt.825 RC# 308 (Y: 115 N: 296 NV: 16 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2018-06-28 - House - On agreeing to the Clark (MA) amendment (A028) H.Amdt.832 RC# 309 (Y: 252 N: 157 NV: 18 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-06-28 - House - On agreeing to the Foster amendment (A033) H.Amdt.837 RC# 310 (Y: 160 N: 251 NV: 16 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2018-06-28 - House - On agreeing to the Courtney amendment (A037) H.Amdt.841 RC# 311 (Y: 144 N: 267 NV: 16 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2018-06-28 - House - On motion to recommit with instructions RC# 312 (Y: 186 N: 224 NV: 17 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2018-06-28 - House - On passage RC# 313 (Y: 359 N: 49 NV: 19 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-06-27 - House - On agreeing to the Langevin amendment H.Amdt.812 RC# 302 (Y: 188 N: 228 NV: 11 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2018-06-27 - House - On agreeing to the Poe (TX) amendment (A012) H.Amdt.816 RC# 303 (Y: 175 N: 241 NV: 11 Abs: 0) [FAIL]

History

DateChamberAction
2018-09-28SenateBecame Public Law No: 115-245.
2018-09-28SenateSigned by President.
2018-09-27SenatePresented to President.
2018-09-26SenateMotions to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2018-09-26SenateOn agreeing to the conference report Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 361 - 61 (Roll no. 405).
2018-09-26SenateThe House proceeded to consider the conference report H.Rept. 115-952 as unfinished business.
2018-09-26SenatePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the conference report to accompany H.R. 6157, the Chair announced that the yeas and nays, which are ordered pursuant to clause 10 of rule XX, would be postponed.
2018-09-26SenateThe previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
2018-09-26SenateDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1077, the House proceeded with one hour of debate on the conference report to accompany H.R. 6157.
2018-09-26SenateMr. Frelinghuysen brought up conference report H. Rept. 115-952 for consideration under the provisions of H. Res. 1077.
2018-09-25SenateRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 1077 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 6157 and H. Res. 1071.
2018-09-18SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
2018-09-18SenateSenate agreed to conference report by Yea-Nay Vote. 93 - 7. Record Vote Number: 212.
2018-09-18SenateCloture on the conference report to accompany H.R. 6157 invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 92 - 8. Record Vote Number: 211. (CR S6208)
2018-09-18SenateConference report considered in Senate. (consideration: CR S6198-6208)
2018-09-18SenatePursuant to the provisions of S. Con. Res. 47, enrollment corrections on H.R. 6157 have been made.
2018-09-17SenateCloture motion on the conference report to accompany H.R. 6157 presented in Senate.
2018-09-17SenateConference report considered in Senate.
2018-09-17SenateConference papers: Senate report and manager's statement and official papers held at the desk in Senate.
2018-09-13SenateConference report H. Rept. 115-952 filed. (text of conference report: CR H8258-8723)
2018-09-13SenateConferees agreed to file conference report.
2018-09-07SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
2018-09-06SenateSenate insists on its amendment, agrees to request for a conference, appoints conferees Shelby; Blunt; Graham; Moran; Durbin; Murray; Leahy by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S6101)
2018-09-06SenateMeasure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S6101)
2018-09-05SenateMessage on House action received in Senate and at desk: House requests a conference.
2018-09-04SenateThe Speaker appointed conferees: Frelinghuysen, Granger, Cole, Calvert, Womack, Aderholt, Rogers of Kentucky, Roby, Lowey, Visclosky, DeLauro, Roybal-Allard, and McCollum.
2018-09-04SenateMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2018-09-04SenateOn motion that the House instruct conferees Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 171 - 221 (Roll no. 380).
2018-09-04SenateThe previous question was ordered without objection.
2018-09-04SenateDEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on the DeLauro motion to instruct conferees on H.R. 6157. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the managers on the part of the House be instructed to agree to division B (relating to appropriations for Labor, Education, and Health and Human services) of the matter proposed to be added by the Senate amendment.
2018-09-04SenateMs. DeLauro moved that the House instruct conferees.
2018-09-04SenateOn motion that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and request a conference Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-09-04SenateThe previous question was ordered without objection.
2018-09-04SenateMr. Cole moved that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and request a conference. (consideration: CR H7803-7806; text: CR H7803)
2018-08-27SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
2018-08-23SenatePassed Senate with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 85 - 7. Record Vote Number: 193.
2018-08-23SenateCloture motion on the measure withdrawn by unanimous consent in Senate.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3695 Amendment SA 3695, as amended, agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5906)
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3993 SA 3993 fell when when SA 3699 was withdrawn. (consideration: CR S5906)
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3699 Proposed amendment SA 3699 withdrawn in Senate. (consideration: CR S5898)
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3695 Motion to waive all applicable budgetary discipline with respect to amendment SA 3695 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 68 - 24. Record Vote Number: 192.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3695 Point of order that the amendment violates section 314(a) of S. Con. Res. 70, 110th Congress, raised in Senate with respect to amendment SA 3695.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3964 Amendment SA 3964 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3998 Amendment SA 3998 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3985 Amendment SA 3985 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3982 Amendment SA 3982 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3979 Amendment SA 3979 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3977 Amendment SA 3977 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3951 Amendment SA 3951 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3950 Amendment SA 3950 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3933 Amendment SA 3933 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3927 Amendment SA 3927 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3912 Amendment SA 3912 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3908 Amendment SA 3908 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3897 Amendment SA 3897 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3893 Amendment SA 3893 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3883 Amendment SA 3883 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3881 Amendment SA 3881 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3875 Amendment SA 3875 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3870 Amendment SA 3870 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3862 Amendment SA 3862 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3858 Amendment SA 3858 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3853 Amendment SA 3853 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3825 Amendment SA 3825 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3812 Amendment SA 3812 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3810 Amendment SA 3810 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3765 Amendment SA 3765 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3763 Amendment SA 3763 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3759 Amendment SA 3759 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3751 Amendment SA 3751 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3721 Amendment SA 3721 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3707 Amendment SA 3707 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3841 Amendment SA 3841 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3835 Amendment SA 3835 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3809 Amendment SA 3809 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3940 Amendment SA 3940 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3831 Amendment SA 3831 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3857 Amendment SA 3857 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3796 Amendment SA 3796 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3926 Amendment SA 3926 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3830 Amendment SA 3830 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3733 Amendment SA 3733 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3727 Amendment SA 3727 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3880 Amendment SA 3880 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3910 Amendment SA 3910 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3981 Amendment SA 3981 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3750 Amendment SA 3750 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3764 Amendment SA 3764 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3860 Amendment SA 3860 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3717 Amendment SA 3717 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3710 Amendment SA 3710 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3702 Amendment SA 3702 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3903 Amendment SA 3903 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3722 Amendment SA 3722 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3731 Amendment SA 3731 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3964 Amendment SA 3964 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Durbin to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5904; text: CR S5904) To provide for the use of funds by the Secretary of Health and Human Services to issue regulations on direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription drugs and biological products.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3998 Amendment SA 3998 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Rubio to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5904; text: CR S5904) To require a report on circumstances in which the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services may be providing Medicare or Medicaid payments to, or otherwise funding, entities that process genome or exome data in the People's Republic of China or the Russian Federation.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3985 Amendment SA 3985 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Reed to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5904; text: CR S5904) To require the Comptroller General of the United States to study and report on the condition of the public school facilities of the United States.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3982 Amendment SA 3982 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Casey to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5904; text: CR S5904) To increase amounts available for the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act State grant program.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3979 Amendment SA 3979 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Cornyn to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5904; text: CR S5904) To promote school safety in rural areas.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3977 Amendment SA 3977 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Merkley to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5904; text: CR S5904) To require a report on Civilian Conservation Centers.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3951 Amendment SA 3951 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Heller to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5904; text: CR S5904) To authorize the use of $2,000,000 to carry out a pilot program for preparing members of the Armed Forces transitioning to civilian life to qualify for, and for assisting in placing them in, apprenticeship programs.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3950 Amendment SA 3950 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Blunt to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5904; text: CR S5904) To increase funding for oversight of grant programs and operations of the National Institutes of Health.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3933 Amendment SA 3933 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Heitkamp to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5904; text: CR S5904) To improve obstetric care for pregnant women living in rural areas.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3927 Amendment SA 3927 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Isakson to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5903-5904; text: CR S5903-5904) To provide for the establishment of the National Neurological Conditions Surveillance System.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3912 Amendment SA 3912 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Heller to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5903; text: CR S5903) To provide additional funding for activities related to neonatal abstinence syndrome.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3908 Amendment SA 3908 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Cantwell to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5903; text: CR S5903) To provide a sense of the Senate that dedicated funding for coding courses in kindergarten through grade 12 education should be a top priority.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3897 Amendment SA 3897 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Schatz to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5903; text: CR S5903) To assess the ongoing mental health impact to the children and families impacted by a volcanic eruption covered by a major disaster declared by the President in calendar year 2018.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3893 Amendment SA 3893 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Heitkamp to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5903; text: CR S5903) To provide funding for the SOAR (Stop, Observe, Ask, Respond) to Health and Wellness Program.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3883 Amendment SA 3883 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Wicker to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5903; text: CR S5903) To provide a sense of Congress that computer science education programs, including coding academics, can provide important benefits to local industries and the economy and help meet in-demand workforce needs, and the Department of Education and Department of Labor should work together with industry to improve and expand computer science education programs and opportunities, including through apprenticeships.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3881 Amendment SA 3881 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Kennedy to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5903; text: CR S5903) To require the Secretary of Labor to provide a report to the Committees on Appropriations on the implementation of the plan to reduce improper payments published by the Department of Labor in the fiscal year 2017 Agency Financial Report.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3875 Amendment SA 3875 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Casey to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5903; text: CR S5903) To provide funding for the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish the Advisory Council to Support Grandparents Raising Grandchildren.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3870 Amendment SA 3870 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Peters to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5903; text: CR S5903) To ensure youth are considered when the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration follows guidance on the medication-assisted treatment for prescription drug and opioid addiction program.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3862 Amendment SA 3862 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Nelson to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5903; text: CR S5903) To provide $10,000,000 to the Department of Education to fund a demonstration program to test and evaluate innovative partnerships between institutions of higher education and high-needs State or local educational agencies to train school counselors, social workers, psychologists, or other mental health professionals qualified to provide school-based mental health services in order to expand the employment pipeline and address employment shortages relating to school-based mental health services in low-income public elementary schools and secondary schools
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3858 Amendment SA 3858 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Cassidy to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5903; text: CR S5903) To require the Director of the NIH shall conduct a comprehensive study and submit to Congress a report that includes a portfolio analysis of current funding levels of the NIH related to mental health and substance use disorder.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3853 Amendment SA 3853 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Rubio to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5902-5903; text: CR S5902-5903) To provide funds to enhance harmful algal bloom exposure activities.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3825 Amendment SA 3825 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Cortez Masto to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5902; text: CR S5902) To provide for the conduct of a study on the relationship between intimate partner violence and traumatic brain injury.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3812 Amendment SA 3812 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Hyde-Smith to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5902; text: CR S5902) To improve section 115 of title I of division B with regard to Unemployment Insurance State consortia.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3810 Amendment SA 3810 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Heller to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5902; text: CR S5902) To require the Secretary of Education to report to Congress regarding coordination between the Department of Education, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and the National Science Foundation on STEM programs for students in grades pre-kindergarten through 12.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3765 Amendment SA 3765 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Whitehouse to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5902; text: CR S5902) To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide Congress a status update on rulemaking, with respect to conditions of certification of health information technology and information blocking, required by the 21st Century Cures Act.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3763 Amendment SA 3763 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Warner to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5902; text: CR S5902) To require a report to Congress on potential barriers to participation in the Coal Workers' Health Surveillance program.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3759 Amendment SA 3759 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Schumer to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5902; text: CR S5902) To increase funding for Lyme Disease activities.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3751 Amendment SA 3751 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Reed to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5902; text: CR S5902) To require a report on barriers to obtaining and paying for adequate medical care for survivors of childhood cancer.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3721 Amendment SA 3721 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Blunt to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5902; text: CR S5902) To authorize student aid administration funds to be available for payments for student loan servicing to an institution of higher education that services outstanding Federal Perkins Loans.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3707 Amendment SA 3707 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Donnelly to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5902; text: CR S5902) To increase funding for the guidelines for investigation of potential cancer clusters.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3841 Amendment SA 3841 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator McCaskill to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5902; text: CR S5902) To require the Secretary of Defense to use amounts appropriated or otherwise made available to the Department of Defense to provide testing for elevated blood lead levels at military treatment facilities for babies during their 12-month and 24-month wellness checks or annual physical examinations.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3835 Amendment SA 3835 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Flake to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5901; text: CR S5901) To prohibit the use of funds for the development of beerbots or other robot bartenders.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3809 Amendment SA 3809 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Cruz to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5901; text: CR S5901) To limit the use of funds to implement the Arms Trade Treaty.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3940 Amendment SA 3940 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Perdue to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5901; text: CR S5901) To require the Comptroller General of the United States to submit to Congress a report on maintenance of the E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System aircraft fleet.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3831 Amendment SA 3831 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Murray to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5901; text: CR S5901) To make available from Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide $20,000,000 for the Department of Defense Family Advocacy Program.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3857 Amendment SA 3857 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Isakson to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5901; text: CR S5901) To require a Comptroller General of the United States report on the monitoring, compliance, and remediation of lead in military housing.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3796 Amendment SA 3796 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Merkley to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5901; text: CR S5901) To increase certain funding for the Air National Guard, and to provide an offset.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3926 Amendment SA 3926 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Cassidy to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5901; text: CR S5901) To require the Secretary of Defense to submit to Congress a report on improving trauma training for trauma teams of the Department of Defense.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3830 Amendment SA 3830 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Murray to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5901; text: CR S5901) To make available from Research, Development, Test and Evaluation, Navy $2,000,000 for research on means of reducing fighter aircraft engine noise at the source.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3733 Amendment SA 3733 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Hirono to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5901; text: CR S5901) To authorize the use of amounts to reimburse the Government of the Republic of Palau for land acquisition costs for defense sites.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3727 Amendment SA 3727 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Kennedy to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5901; text: CR S5901) To prohibit the use of funds for assistance to the Islamic Republic of Iran.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3880 Amendment SA 3880 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Kennedy to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5901; text: CR S5901) To prohibit payments to corporations that have delinquent federal tax liabilities.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3910 Amendment SA 3910 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Shelby to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5901; text: CR S5901) To make a technical amendment.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3981 Amendment SA 3981 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Gillibrand to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5900-5901; text: CR S5900-5901) To make available from Operation and Maintenance, Air Force and Operation and Maintenance, Air National Guard $45,000,000 for payments to local water authorities and States for treatment of certain acids in drinking water as a result of Air Force-supported activities.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3750 Amendment SA 3750 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Cardin to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5900; text: CR S5900) To require a report on investments of the Armed Forces in research on energetics.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3764 Amendment SA 3764 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Warner to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5900; text: CR S5900) To make available from amounts appropriated for Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide $7,000,000 for the Information Assurance Scholarship Program.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3860 Amendment SA 3860 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Portman to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5900; text: CR S5900) To express the sense of the Senate on research regarding blast exposure on the cellular level of the brain.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3717 Amendment SA 3717 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Schatz to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5900; text: CR S5900) To make available funds for Operation and Maintenance, Army for the sustainment of certain morale, welfare, and recreation facilities.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3710 Amendment SA 3710 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Sasse to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5900; text: CR S5900) To make available $4,000,000 for the Cyberspace Solarium Commission.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3702 Amendment SA 3702 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Moran to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5900; text: CR S5900) To provide funding for the defense community infrastructure pilot program.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3903 Amendment SA 3903 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Menendez to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5900; text: CR S5900) To require a report on the portion of the Department of Defense's advertising budget that is spent on advertising and public relations contracts with socially and economically disadvantaged small businesses.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3722 Amendment SA 3722 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Lankford to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5900; text: CR S5900) To improve the bill.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3731 Amendment SA 3731 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Inhofe to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5900; text: CR S5900) To make available $2,000,000 for a program to commemorate the 75th anniversary of World War II.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3967 Amendment SA 3967, not having achieved 60 votes in the affirmative, was not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 45 - 48. Record Vote Number: 191.
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3967 Amendment SA 3967 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Paul to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5891) To prohibit Federal funds being made available to a prohibited entity.
2018-08-23SenateConsidered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5875-5907)
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3993 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5876)
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3699 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5876)
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3695 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5876)
2018-08-23SenateS.Amdt.3695 Cloture on amendment SA 3695 invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 90 - 6. Record Vote Number: 190.
2018-08-22SenateS.Amdt.3993 Amendment SA 3993 proposed by Senator Leahy to Amendment SA 3699. (consideration: CR S5814-5815; text: CR S5814) Of a perfecting nature.
2018-08-22SenateConsidered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5793-5818)
2018-08-22SenateS.Amdt.3699 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5793)
2018-08-22SenateS.Amdt.3695 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5793)
2018-08-21SenateCloture motion on the measure presented in Senate. (consideration: CR S5755)
2018-08-21SenateS.Amdt.3695 Cloture motion on amendment SA 3695 presented in Senate. (CR S5755)
2018-08-21SenateS.Amdt.3703 Amendment SA 3703 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 95 - 0. Record Vote Number: 189.
2018-08-21SenateS.Amdt.3773 Amendment SA 3773 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 95 - 0. Record Vote Number: 188.
2018-08-21SenateConsidered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5733-5755)
2018-08-21SenateS.Amdt.3703 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5733, S5741)
2018-08-21SenateS.Amdt.3773 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5733, S5741)
2018-08-21SenateS.Amdt.3699 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5733)
2018-08-21SenateS.Amdt.3695 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5733, S5755)
2018-08-20SenateS.Amdt.3703 Amendment SA 3703 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Kennedy to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5713; text: CR S5713) To increase funding for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
2018-08-20SenateS.Amdt.3773 Amendment SA 3773 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Nelson to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5713; text: CR S5713) To require a Comptroller General of the United States report on the implementation of the Military Health System Genesis electronic health record.
2018-08-20SenateS.Amdt.3706 Amendment SA 3706 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 85 - 0. Record Vote Number: 187.
2018-08-20SenateS.Amdt.3705 Amendment SA 3705 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 85 - 0. Record Vote Number: 186.
2018-08-20SenateConsidered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5707-5713)
2018-08-20SenateS.Amdt.3706 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5712-5713)
2018-08-20SenateS.Amdt.3705 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5711-5712)
2018-08-20SenateS.Amdt.3699 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5707)
2018-08-20SenateS.Amdt.3695 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S5707)
2018-08-16SenateS.Amdt.3706 Amendment SA 3706 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Fischer to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5688-5689; text: CR S5689) To appropriate an additional $10,000,000 for Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide for POW/MIA identification within the Defense Personnel Accounting Agency, and to provide an offset.
2018-08-16SenateS.Amdt.3705 Amendment SA 3705 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Menendez to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5688-5689; text: CR S5689) To provide funding for the Firefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2018.
2018-08-16SenateS.Amdt.3699 Amendment SA 3699 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Shelby to Amendment SA 3695. (consideration: CR S5685; text: CR S5685) To improve the bill.
2018-08-16SenateS.Amdt.3695 Amendment SA 3695 proposed by Senator Shelby. (consideration: CR S5685-5689) In the nature of a substitute.
2018-08-16SenateMeasure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S5685-5689)
2018-06-28SenateReceived in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 500.
2018-06-28HouseThe Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 6157.
2018-06-28HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2018-06-28HouseOn passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 359 - 49 (Roll no. 313).
2018-06-28HouseOn motion to recommit with instructions Failed by recorded vote: 186 - 224 (Roll no. 312).
2018-06-28HouseThe previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
2018-06-28HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to increase the Defense Health Program by $25 million and reduce the Defense-Wide Operation and Maintenance Account by the same amount.
2018-06-28HouseMr. Lieu, Ted moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Appropriations. (text: CR H5851-5852)
2018-06-28HouseThe House adopted the amendments en gross as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
2018-06-28HouseThe previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
2018-06-28HouseThe House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 6157.
2018-06-28HouseH.Amdt.841 On agreeing to the Courtney amendment (A037) Failed by recorded vote: 144 - 267 (Roll no. 311). (consideration: CR H5849-5850)
2018-06-28HouseH.Amdt.837 On agreeing to the Foster amendment (A033) Failed by recorded vote: 160 - 251 (Roll no. 310). (consideration: CR H5849)
2018-06-28HouseH.Amdt.832 On agreeing to the Clark (MA) amendment (A028) Agreed to by recorded vote: 252 - 157 (Roll no. 309). (consideration: CR H5848-5849)
2018-06-28HouseH.Amdt.825 On agreeing to the Gallagher amendment (A021) Failed by recorded vote: 115 - 296 (Roll no. 308). (consideration: CR H5847-5848)
2018-06-28HouseH.Amdt.824 On agreeing to the Gallagher amendment (A020) Failed by recorded vote: 116 - 296 (Roll no. 307). (consideration: CR H5846)
2018-06-28HouseThe House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
2018-06-28HouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5851-5852)
2018-06-27HouseCommittee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 6157 as unfinished business.
2018-06-27HouseOn motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseMs. Granger moved that the committee rise.
2018-06-27HousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Courtney amendment, the Chair put the question on the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Courtney demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Courtney amendment No. 29.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.841 Amendment (A037) offered by Mr. Courtney. (consideration: CR H5807-5812; text: CR H5807)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.840 On agreeing to the Murphy (FL) amendment (A036) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Murphy amendment No. 27.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.840 Amendment (A036) offered by Mrs. Murphy (FL). (consideration: CR H5806-5807; text: CR H5806)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.839 On agreeing to the Wittman amendment (A035) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Wittman amendment No. 26.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.839 Amendment (A035) offered by Mr. Wittman. (consideration: CR H5805-5806; text: CR H5805)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.838 On agreeing to the Gallego amendment (A034) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gallego amendment No. 25.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.838 Amendment (A034) offered by Mr. Gallego. (consideration: CR H5805; text: CR H5805)
2018-06-27HousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Foster amendment, the Chair put the question on the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Foster demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Foster amendment No. 24.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.837 Amendment (A033) offered by Mr. Foster. (consideration: CR H5803-5805; text: CR H5803)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.836 On agreeing to the Esty (CT) amendment (A032) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Esty (CT) amendment No. 22.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.836 Amendment (A032) offered by Ms. Esty (CT). (consideration: CR H5803; text: CR H5803)
2018-06-27HouseThe House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
2018-06-27HouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5803-5812)
2018-06-27HouseCommittee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 6157 as unfinished business.
2018-06-27HouseOn motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseMs. Granger moved that the committee rise.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.835 On agreeing to the Langevin amendment Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Langevin amendment No. 21.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.835 Amendment (A031) offered by Mr. Langevin. (consideration: CR H5802; text: CR H5802)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.834 By unanimous consent, the Langevin amendment was withdrawn.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Langevin amendment No. 18.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.834 Amendment (A030) offered by Mr. Langevin. (consideration: CR H5802; text: CR H5802)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.833 On agreeing to the Crawford amendment (A029) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Crawford amendment No. 16.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.833 Amendment (A029) offered by Mr. Crawford. (consideration: CR H5801-5802; text: CR H5801)
2018-06-27HousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Clark (MA) amendment, the Chair put the question on the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Ms. Clark (MA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Clark (MA) amendment No. 15.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.832 Amendment (A028) offered by Ms. Clark (MA). (consideration: CR H5800-5801; text: CR H5800)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.831 On agreeing to the Jackson Lee amendment (A027) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment No. 14.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.831 Amendment (A027) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee. (consideration: CR H5799-5800; text: CR H5799)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.830 On agreeing to the Delaney amendment (A026) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Delaney amendment No. 13.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.830 Amendment (A026) offered by Mr. Delaney. (consideration: CR H5798-5799; text: CR H5797)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.829 On agreeing to the Gabbard amendment (A025) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gabbard amendment No. 12.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.829 Amendment (A025) offered by Ms. Gabbard. (consideration: CR H5797-5798; text: CR H5797)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.828 On agreeing to the Nolan amendment (A024) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Nolan amendment No. 11.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.828 Amendment (A024) offered by Mr. Nolan. (consideration: CR H5797; text: CR H5797)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.827 On agreeing to the Welch amendment (A023) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Welch amendment No. 10.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.827 Amendment (A023) offered by Mr. Welch. (consideration: CR H5796-5797; text: CR H5796)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.826 On agreeing to the Hudson amendment (A022) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hudson amendment No. 9.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.826 Amendment (A022) offered by Mr. Hudson. (consideration: CR H5796; text: CR H5796)
2018-06-27HousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Gallagher amendment, the Chair put the question on the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Gallagher demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gallagher Amendment No. 8.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.825 Amendment (A021) offered by Mr. Gallagher. (consideration: CR H5795-5796; text: CR H5795)
2018-06-27HousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Gallagher amendment, the Chair put the question on the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Gallagher demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gallagher Amendment No. 7.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.824 Amendment (A020) offered by Mr. Gallagher. (consideration: CR H5794-5795; text: CR H5794)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.823 On agreeing to the Kuster (NH) amendment (A019) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Kuster (NH) Amendment No. 6.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.823 Amendment (A019) offered by Ms. Kuster (NH). (consideration: CR H5793-5794; text: CR H5793)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.822 On agreeing to the Lynch amendment (A018) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lynch Amendment No. 5.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.822 Amendment (A018) offered by Mr. Lynch. (consideration: CR H5793; text: CR H5793)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.821 On agreeing to the Rosen amendment (A017) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Rosen Amendment No. 4.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.821 Amendment (A017) offered by Ms. Rosen. (consideration: CR H5792-5793; text: CR H5792)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.820 On agreeing to the Frankel (FL) amendment (A016) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Frankel (FL) Amendment No. 2.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.820 Amendment (A016) offered by Ms. Frankel (FL). (consideration: CR H5791-5792; text: CR H5791)
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.819 On agreeing to the Jackson Lee amendment (A015) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-27HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 964, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee Amendment No. 1.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.819 Amendment (A015) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee. (consideration: CR H5789-5791; text: CR H5789)
2018-06-27HouseThe House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
2018-06-27HouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5789-5803)
2018-06-27HouseCommittee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 6157 as unfinished business.
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.816 On agreeing to the Poe (TX) amendment (A012) Failed by recorded vote: 175 - 241 (Roll no. 303).
2018-06-27HouseH.Amdt.812 On agreeing to the Langevin amendment Failed by recorded vote: 188 - 228 (Roll no. 302).
2018-06-27HouseThe House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
2018-06-27HouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5785-5886)
2018-06-27HouseRule H. Res. 964 passed House.
2018-06-26HouseCommittee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 6157 as unfinished business.
2018-06-26HouseOn motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-26HouseMs. Granger moved that the committee rise.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.818 On agreeing to the Brown (MD) amendment (A014) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Brown (MD) amendment No. 24.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.818 Amendment (A014) offered by Mr. Brown (MD). (consideration: CR H5747; text: CR H5747)
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.817 On agreeing to the Visclosky amendment (A013) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Visclosky amendment No. 22.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.817 Amendment (A013) offered by Mr. Visclosky. (consideration: CR H5746-5747; text: CR H5746)
2018-06-26HousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Poe(TX) amendment, the Chair put the question on the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Poe(TX) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a time to be announced.
2018-06-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Poe (TX) amendment No. 20.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.816 Amendment (A012) offered by Mr. Poe (TX). (consideration: CR H5745-5746; text: CR H5745)
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.815 On agreeing to the Visclosky amendment (A011) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Visclosky amendment No. 16.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.815 Amendment (A011) offered by Mr. Visclosky. (consideration: CR H5745; text: CR H5745)
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.814 On agreeing to the Soto amendment (A010) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Soto amendment No. 14.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.814 Amendment (A010) offered by Mr. Soto. (consideration: CR H5744-5745; text: CR H5744)
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.813 On agreeing to the Lipinski amendment (A009) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lipinski amendment No. 10.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.813 Amendment (A009) offered by Mr. Lipinski. (consideration: CR H5744-5757; text: CR H5744)
2018-06-26HousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Langevin amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Langevin demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
2018-06-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Langevin amendment No. 9.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.812 Amendment (A008) offered by Mr. Langevin. (consideration: CR H5743-5744; text: CR H5743)
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.811 On agreeing to the Soto amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-26HouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 964 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 6157. Motion to recommit with or without instructions allowed. Pursuant to the resolution no further amendment to the bill, as amended, shall be in order except those printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution. The resolution provides for proceedings during the period from June 29, 2018 through July 9, 2018.
2018-06-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Soto amendment No. 8.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.811 Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. Soto. (consideration: CR H5742-5743; text: CR H5742)
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.810 On agreeing to the McSally amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McSally amendment No. 7.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.810 Amendment (A006) offered by Ms. McSally. (consideration: CR H5742; text: CR H5742)
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.809 On agreeing to the Allen amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Allen amendment No. 6.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.809 Amendment (A005) offered by Mr. Allen. (consideration: CR H5741-5742; text: CR H5741)
2018-06-26HouseThe House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
2018-06-26HouseConsidered as unfinished business.
2018-06-26HouseCommittee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 6157 as unfinished business.
2018-06-26HouseOn motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-26HouseMs. Granger moved that the Committee rise.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.808 On agreeing to the McGovern amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McGovern amendment No. 5.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.808 Amendment (A004) offered by Mr. McGovern. (consideration: CR H5740-5741; text: CR H5740)
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.807 On agreeing to the Napolitano amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Napolitano amendment No. 4.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.807 Amendment (A003) offered by Mrs. Napolitano. (consideration: CR H5739-5740; text: CR H5740)
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.806 On agreeing to the Lowenthal amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lowenthal amendment No. 2.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.806 Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Lowenthal. (consideration: CR H5739; text: CR H5739)
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.805 On agreeing to the Jackson Lee amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
2018-06-26HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 961, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment No. 1.
2018-06-26HouseH.Amdt.805 Amendment (A001) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee. (consideration: CR H5738-5739; text: CR H5738)
2018-06-26HouseGENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 6157.
2018-06-26HouseThe Speaker designated the Honorable Ted Poe to act as Chairman of the Committee.
2018-06-26HouseHouse resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 961 and Rule XVIII.
2018-06-26HouseRule provides for consideration of H.R. 6157 and H.R. 2083. Provides for consideration of H.R. 6157 and H.R. 2083 both under structured rules.
2018-06-26HouseConsidered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 961. (consideration: CR H5706-5747; text: CR H5721-5738)
2018-06-25HouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 961 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 6157 and H.R. 2083. Provides for consideration of H.R. 6157 and H.R. 2083 both under structured rules.
2018-06-20HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 598.
2018-06-20HouseThe House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 115-769, by Ms. Granger.

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