U.S. House Legislation for Session 106

Bill NumberBill TitleCategory
H R 1 To provide for Social Security reform.
H R 2 To send more dollars to the classroom and for certain other purposes.
H R 3 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce individual income tax rates by 10 percent.
H R 4 To declare it to be the policy of the United States to deploy a national missile defense.
H R 5 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to eliminate the earnings test for individuals who have attained retirement age.
H R 6 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate the marriage penalty by providing that the income tax rate bracket amounts, and the amount of the standard deduction, for joint returns shall be twice the amounts applicable to unmarried individuals.
H R 7 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow tax-free expenditures from education individual retirement accounts for elementary and secondary school expenses, to increase the maximum annual amount of contributions to such accounts, and for other purposes.
H R 8 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to phaseout the estate and gift taxes over a 10-year period.
H R 9 To express the sense of Congress that a comprehensive effort is required to revitalize and sustain the all-volunteer force and address the decline in the quality of life for members of Armed Forces and their families and to provide a 4.8 percent increase in the rates of monthly basic pay for members of the uniformed services.
H R 10 To enhance competition in the financial services industry by providing a prudential framework for the affiliation of banks, securities firms, and other financial service providers, and for other purposes.
H R 11 To amend the Clean Air Act to permit the exclusive application of California State regulations regarding reformulated gas in certain areas within the State.
H R 12 To limit the jurisdiction of the Federal courts with respect to prison release orders.
H R 13 To direct the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration to implement reforms to the Liaison and Familiarization Training Program.
H R 14 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide maximum rates of tax on capital gains of 14 percent for individuals and 28 percent for corporations and to index the basis of assets of individuals for purposes of determining gains and losses.
H R 15 To designate a portion of the Otay Mountain region of California as wilderness.
H R 16 To provide a program of national health insurance, and for other purposes.
H R 17 To amend the Agricultural Trade Act of 1978 to require the President to report to Congress on any selective embargo on agricultural commodities, to provide a termination date for the embargo, to provide greater assurances for contract sanctity, and for other purposes.
H R 18 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the transfer of property subject to a liability shall be treated in the same manner as the transfer of property involving an assumption of liability.
H R 19 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 regarding the treatment of golf caddies for employment tax purposes.
H R 20 To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to construct and operate a visitor center for the Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River on land owned by the State of New York.
H R 21 To establish a Federal program to provide reinsurance for State disaster insurance programs.
H R 22 To modernize the postal laws of the United States.
H R 23 To provide grants to local educational agencies to allow such agencies to promote certain education initiatives.
H R 24 To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for certain improvements in the way in which health-care resources are allocated by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
H R 25 To reduce acid deposition under the Clean Air Act, and for other purposes.
H R 26 To allow certain individuals who provided service to the Armed Forces of the United States in the Philippines during World War II to receive a reduced SSI benefit after moving back to the Philippines.
H R 27 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow the carryover of unused nontaxable benefits under cafeteria plans and flexible spending arrangements, and for other purposes.
H R 28 To provide for greater access to child care services for Federal employees.
H R 29 To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to require that the Director of the Congressional Budget Office and the Joint Committee on Taxation utilize dynamic scoring for provisions of bills or joint resolutions that reduce rates of taxation.
H R 30 To protect consumers and financial institutions by preventing personal financial information from being obtained from financial institutions under false pretenses.
H R 31 To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in conjunction with the minting of coins by the Republic of Iceland in commemoration of the millennium of the discovery of the New World by Leif Ericson.
H R 32 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to expand the types of information on campaign spending required to be reported to the Federal Election Commission, to transfer responsibility for the enforcement of Federal laws governing the financing of campaigns for election for Federal office from the Commission to the Attorney General, and for other purposes.
H R 33 Imposing certain restrictions and requirements on the leasing under the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act of lands offshore Florida, and for other purposes.
H R 34 To direct the Secretary of the Interior to make technical corrections to a map relating to the Coastal Barrier Resources System.
H R 35 To prohibit the possession or transfer of junk guns, also known as Saturday Night Specials.
H R 36 To amend the Nicaraguan Adjustment and Central American Relief Act to eliminate the requirement that spouses and children of aliens eligible for adjustment of status under such Act be nationals of Nicaragua or Cuba and to provide to nationals of El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Haiti an opportunity to apply for adjustment of status under that Act, and for other purposes.
H R 37 To amend the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974 to protect the Social Security trust funds.
H R 38 To repeal the National Voter Registration Act of 1993.
H R 39 To require the Secretary of the Interior to establish a program to provide assistance in the conservation of neotropical migratory birds.
H R 40 To acknowledge the fundamental injustice, cruelty, brutality, and inhumanity of slavery in the United States and the 13 American colonies between 1619 and 1865 and to establish a commission to examine the institution of slavery, subsequently de jure and de facto racial and economic discrimination against African-Americans, and the impact of these forces on living African-Americans, to make recommendations to the Congress on appropriate remedies, and for other purposes.
H R 41 To effect a moratorium on immigration by aliens other than refugees, priority workers, and the spouses and children of United States citizens.
H R 42 To repeal the Federal estate and gift taxes.
H R 43 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to accelerate the phasein of the $1,000,000 exclusion from the estate and gift taxes.
H R 44 To amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize the payment of special compensation to certain severely disabled uniformed services retirees.
H R 45 To amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982.
H R 46 To provide a national medal for public safety officers who act with extraordinary valor above and beyond the call of duty, to enhance computer crime enforcement and Internet security, and for other purposes.
H R 47 To amend title II of the Social Security Act so as to remove the limitation upon the amount of outside income which an individual may earn while receiving benefits thereunder.
H R 48 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 1993 increase in income taxes on Social Security benefits.
H R 49 To amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require that group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans provide coverage for treatment of a minor child's congenital or developmental deformity or disorder due to trauma, infection, tumor, or disease.
H R 50 To amend title 4, United States Code, to declare English as the official language of the Government of the United States.
H R 51 To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit taking a child hostage in order to evade arrest.
H R 52 To redesignate the naval facility located in Gricignano d'Aversa, Italy, and known as the Naples Support Site, as the "Thomas M. Foglietta Support Site".
H R 53 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit for marginal oil and natural gas well production.
H R 54 To extend the authorization for the Upper Delaware Citizens Advisory Council.
H R 55 To make the Federal employees health benefits program available to individuals age 55 to 65 who would not otherwise have health insurance, and for other purposes.
H R 56 Prohibiting the manufacture, sale, delivery, or importation of buses that do not have seat belts.
H R 57 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit political action committees from making contributions or expenditures for the purpose of influencing elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.
H R 58 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that distributions from qualified State tuition programs which are used to pay educational expenses shall not be includible in gross income.
H R 59 To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide that the firearms prohibitions applicable by reason of a domestic violence misdemeanor conviction do not apply if the conviction occurred before the prohibitions became law.
H R 60 To expedite State reviews of criminal records of applicants for private security officer employment, and for other purposes.
H R 61 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for Medicare reimbursement of routine patient care costs for individuals participating in Federally approved clinical trials and to require a report on costs of requiring coverage of these costs under group health plans and health insurance coverage.
H R 62 To provide that the provisions of Executive Order 13107, relating to the implementation of certain human rights treaties, shall not have any legal effect.
H R 63 To prohibit the use of funds to administer or enforce the provisions of Executive Order 13107, relating to the implementation of certain human rights treaties.
H R 64 To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the bicentennial of the Lewis & Clark Expedition, and for other purposes.
H R 65 To amend title 10, United States Code, to permit retired members of the Armed Forces who have a service-connected disability to receive military retired pay concurrently with veterans' disability compensation.
H R 66 To preserve the cultural resources of the Route 66 corridor and to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to provide assistance.
H R 67 To amend the Housing and Community Development Act of 1992 to extend the loan guarantee program for Indian housing.
H R 68 To amend section 20 of the Small Business Act and make technical corrections in Title III of the Small Business Investment Act.
H R 69 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit all individuals who are not citizens or nationals of the United States from making contributions or expenditures in connection with elections for Federal office.
H R 70 To amend title 38, United States Code, to enact into law eligibility requirements for burial in Arlington National Cemetery, and for other purposes.
H R 71 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify the exclusion from gross income for veterans' benefits.
H R 72 To amend title 10, United States Code, to revise the rules relating to the court-ordered apportionment of the retired pay of members of the Armed Forces to former spouses, and for other purposes.
H R 73 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to deny citizenship at birth to children born in the United States of parents who are not citizens or permanent resident aliens.
H R 74 To provide that outlays and revenues totals of the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program under title II of the Social Security Act and of the related provisions of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 shall be excluded from official budget pronouncements of the Office of Management and Budget and the Congressional Budget Office.
H R 75 To schedule Gamma y-hydroxybutyrate in schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act and to schedule Ketamine in schedule II of such Act, and for other purposes.
H R 76 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require hospitals reimbursed under the Medicare system to establish and implement security procedures to reduce the likelihood of infant patient abduction and baby switching, including procedures for identifying all infant patients in the hospital in a manner that ensures that it will be evident if infants are missing from the hospital.
H R 77 To enhance Federal enforcement of hate crimes, and for other purposes.
H R 78 To require the Secretary of Education to conduct a study and submit a report to the Congress on methods for identifying and treating children with dyslexia in kindergarten through 3rd grade.
H R 79 To amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act to exempt pesticide rinse water degradation system from subtitle C permit requirements.
H R 80 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify the exclusion from gross income for veterans' benefits.
H R 81 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employers a tax credit for hiring displaced homemakers.
H R 82 To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide that the Civil Service Retirement and Disability Fund be excluded from the budget of the United States Government.
H R 83 To modify the provision of law which provides a permanent appropriation for the compensation of Members of Congress, and for other purposes.
H R 84 To establish or expand existing community prosecution programs.
H R 85 To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit, with certain exceptions, the transfer of a handgun to, or the possession of a handgun by, an individual who has not attained 21 years of age.
H R 86 To repeal the Federal estate and gift taxes and the tax on generation-skipping transfers.
H R 87 To prohibit internet and mail-order sales of ammunition without a license to deal in firearms, and require licensed firearms dealers to record all sales of 1,000 rounds of ammunition to a single person.
H R 88 To amend the Treasury and General Government Appropriations Act, 1999, to repeal the requirement regarding data produced under Federal grants and agreements awarded to institutions of higher education, hospitals, and other nonprofit organizations.
H R 89 To amend title 17, United States Code, to reform the copyright law with respect to satellite retransmissions of broadcast signals, and for other purposes.
H R 90 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide for legal accountability for sweatshop conditions in the garment industry, and for other purposes.
H R 91 To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993, and for other purposes.
H R 92 To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 251 North Main Street in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, as the "Hiram H. Ward Federal Building and United States Courthouse".
H R 93 To amend title 10 and title 14, United States Code, and the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, to increase the period of the service obligation for graduates of the military service academics, the Coast Guard Academy, and the United States Merchant Marine Academy.
H R 94 To repeal the provision of law under which pay for Members of Congress is automatically adjusted.
H R 95 To make Members of Congress ineligible to participate in the Federal Employees' Retirement System.
H R 96 To limit the duration of certain benefits afforded to former Presidents, and for other purposes.
H R 97 To provide protection from personal intrusion for commercial purposes.
H R 98 To amend chapter 443 of title 49, United States Code, to extend the aviation war risk insurance program.
H R 99 To amend title 49, United States Code, to extend Federal Aviation Administration programs through September 30, 1999, and for other purposes.
H R 100 To establish designations for United States Postal Service buildings in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
H R 101 To amend the Sherman Act and the Federal Trade Commission Act with respect to commerce with foreign nations.
H R 102 To provide grants to grassroots organizations in certain cities to develop youth intervention models.
H R 103 To suspend temporarily the duty on the personal effects of participants in, and certain other individuals associated with, the 1999 International Special Olympics, the 1999 Women's World Cup Soccer, the 2001 International Special Olympics, the 2002 Salt Lake City Winter Olympics, and the 2002 Winter Paralympic Games.
H R 104 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce individual income tax rates by 10 percent.
H R 105 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals a deduction for Social Security taxes.
H R 106 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate the tax on the net capital gain of taxpayers other than corporations.
H R 107 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 1993 increase in income tax on Social Security benefits, to repeal the earnings limitation on Social Security recipients, and to repeal the estate and gift taxes.
H R 108 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate the marriage penalty in the standard deduction.
H R 109 To better regulate the transfer of firearms at gun shows.
H R 110 To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for the establishment of a program under which long-term care insurance is made available to Federal employees and annuitants, and for other purposes.
H R 111 To provide off-budget treatment for the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, the Inland Waterways Trust Fund, and the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund.
H R 112 To require a temporary moratorium on leasing, exploration, and development on lands of the Outer Continental Shelf off the State of California, and for other purposes.
H R 113 To remove certain restrictions on participation in the demonstration project conducted by the Secretary of Defense to provide health care for Medicare-eligible Department of Defense beneficiaries under the Federal Employees Health Benefits program.
H R 114 To amend the Federal Deposit Insurance Act and the Federal Credit Union Act to prohibit fees for using teller windows at depository institutions, and for other purposes.
H R 115 To facilitate efficient investments and financing of infrastructure projects and new job creation through the establishment of a National Infrastructure Development Corporation, and for other purposes.
H R 116 To amend the Public Health Service Act and Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to require that group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans provide coverage for a minimum hospital stay for mastectomies and lymph node dissections performed for the treatment of breast cancer.
H R 117 To reform the independent counsel statute, and for other purposes.
H R 118 To designate the Federal building located at 300 East 8th Street in Austin, Texas, as the "J.J. 'Jake' Pickle Federal Building".
H R 119 To establish the Medicare Eligible Military Retiree Health Care Consensus Task Force.
H R 120 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide for an improved benefit computation formula for workers who attain age 65 in or after 1982 and to whom applies the 5-year period of transition to the changes in benefit computation rules enacted in the Social Security Amendments of 1977 (and related beneficiaries) and to provide prospectively for increases in their benefits accordingly.
H R 121 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a refundable credit to military retirees for premiums paid for coverage under Medicare Part B.
H R 122 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a refundable credit to certain senior citizens for premiums paid for coverage under Medicare Part B.
H R 123 To amend title 4, United States Code, to declare English as the official language of the Government of the United States.
H R 124 To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to allow public water systems to avoid filtration requirements, and for other purposes.
H R 125 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to direct the Federal Communications Commission to establish an ethnic and minority affairs section.
H R 126 To provide for the recovery of insurance issued for victims of the Holocaust.
H R 127 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow certain counties flexibility in spending funds.
H R 128 Concerning paramilitary groups and British security forces in Northern Ireland.
H R 129 To amend title 49, United States Code, to exempt noise and access restrictions on aircraft operations to and from metropolitan airports from certain Federal review and approval requirements, and for other purposes.
H R 130 To designate the United States Courthouse located at 40 Centre Street in New York, New York as the "Thurgood Marshall United States Courthouse".
H R 131 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of expanded nursing facility and in-home services for dependent individuals under the Medicare Program.
H R 132 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for designation of overpayments and contributions to the United States Textbook and Technology Trust Fund, and for other purposes.
H R 133 To permit revocation by members of the clergy of their exemption from Social Security coverage.
H R 134 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restructure and replace the income tax system of the United States to meet national priorities, and for other purposes.
H R 135 To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve access of veterans to emergency medical care in non-Department of Veterans Affairs medical facilities.
H R 136 To limit the authority of the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to ban metered-dose inhalers.
H R 137 To prohibit discrimination or retaliation against health care workers who report unsafe conditions and practices which impact on patient care.
H R 138 To condemn those officials of the Chinese Communist Party, the Government of the People's Republic of China, and other persons who are involved in the enforcement of forced abortions by preventing such persons from entering or remaining in the United States.
H R 139 To provide for the extension of the New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail into the Township of Woodbridge, New Jersey.
H R 140 To amend the Omnibus Consolidated and Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1999, relating to the repurchase of bonds by the Tennessee Valley Authority.
H R 141 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prevent sudden disruption of Medicare beneficiary enrollment in Medicare+Choice plans.
H R 142 To prevent Government shutdowns.
H R 143 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish incentives to increase the demand for and supply of quality child care, to provide incentives to States that improve the quality of child care, to expand clearing-houses and electronic networks for the distribution of child care information, to improve the quality of child care provided through Federal facilities and programs, and for other purposes.
H R 144 To encourage States to enact laws to prohibit the sale of tobacco products to individuals under the age of 18.
H R 145 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals a deduction for amounts paid for insurance for medical care.
H R 146 To authorize the President to consent to third party transfer of the ex-USS Bowman County to the USS LST Ship Memorial, Inc.
H R 147 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to ensure the integrity of the Social Security trust funds by requiring the Managing Trustee to invest the annual surplus of such trust funds in marketable interest-bearing obligations of the United States and certificates of deposit in depository institutions insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and to protect such trust funds from the public debt limit.
H R 148 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to allow workers who attain age 65 after 1981 and before 1992 to choose either lump sum payments over four years totalling $5,000 or an improved benefit computation formula under a new 10-year rule governing the transition to the changes in benefit computation rules enacted in the Social Security Amendments of 1977, and for other purposes.
H R 149 To make technical corrections to the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996.
H R 150 To authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to convey National Forest System lands for use for educational purposes, and for other purposes.
H R 151 To repeal the Bennett Freeze thus ending a gross treaty violation with the Navajo Nation and allowing the Navajo Nation to live in habitable dwellings and raise their living conditions, and for other purposes.
H R 152 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that housing assistance provided under the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act of 1996 shall be treated for purposes of the low-income housing credit in the same manner as comparable assistance.
H R 153 To establish certain requirements relating to the transfer or disposal of public lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management, and for other purposes.
H R 154 An Act to allow the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a fee system for commercial filming activities on Federal land, and for other purposes.
H R 155 To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to provide for the use of biological monitoring and whole effluent toxicity tests in connection with publicly owned treatment works, municipal separate storm sewer systems, and municipal combined sewer overflows, and for other purposes.
H R 156 Relating to denial of airport access to certain air carriers conducting operations as a public charter.
H R 157 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce individual capital gains tax rates.
H R 158 To designate the Federal Courthouse located at 316 North 26th Street in Billings, Montana, as the "James F. Battin Federal Courthouse".
H R 159 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to lower the maximum capital gains rate to 15 percent with respect to assets held for more than 3 years, to replace the estate and gift tax rate schedules, and for other purposes.
H R 160 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to ensure the integrity of the Social Security trust funds by providing for investment of such trust funds in marketable interest-bearing obligations of the United States, and to protect such trust funds from the public debt limit.
H R 161 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to restrict imposition of Medicaid liens and Medicaid estate recovery for long-term care services in the case of certain individuals who have received benefits under long-term care insurance policies for at least 3 years, and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow the carryover of reimbursement maximums for flexible spending arrangements, to allow the reimbursement of long-term care insurance premiums by FSA's, and to repeal the inclusion in income of long-term care coverage provided through FSA's.
H R 162 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an investment credit to promote the conversion of United States coal and domestic carbonaceous feedstocks into liquid fuels.
H R 163 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide that a monthly insurance benefit thereunder shall be paid for the month in which the recipient dies, subject to a reduction of 50 percent if the recipient dies during the first 15 days of such month, and for other purposes.
H R 164 To amend title 36, United States Code, to grant a Federal charter to The National Teachers Hall of Fame in Emporia, Kansas.
H R 165 Prohibiting the manufacture, sale, delivery, or importation of school buses that do not have seat belts.
H R 166 To repeal the Federal estate and gift taxes.
H R 167 To reaffirm the off-budget status of the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program under title II of the Social Security Act.
H R 168 To revise the boundaries of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, and for other purposes.
H R 169 To amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921, to expand the pilot investigation for the collection of information regarding prices paid for the procurement of cattle and sheep for slaughter and of muscle cuts of beef and lamb to include swine and muscle cuts of swine.
H R 170 To require certain notices in any mailing using a game of chance for the promotion of a product or service, and for other purposes.
H R 171 To authorize appropriations for the Coastal Heritage Trail Route in New Jersey, and for other purposes.
H R 172 To amend the base closure laws to reform the process by which property at military installations being closed or realigned is made available for economic redevelopment and to improve the ability of the Secretary of Defense to contract for protective services at installations being closed.
H R 173 To amend the Community Reinvestment Act of 1977 to reduce onerous recordkeeping and reporting requirements for regulated financial institutions, and for other purposes.
H R 174 To amend the Federal Deposit Insurance Act and the Federal Credit Union Act to safeguard confidential banking and credit union information, and for other purposes.
H R 175 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the State ceiling on the low-income housing credit.
H R 176 To affirm the role of States in setting reasonable occupancy standards, and for other purposes.
H R 177 To amend the Uniform Time Act of 1966 to provide that Daylight Savings Time begins on the first Sunday in March.
H R 178 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to establish the Presidential Debate Commission on an ongoing basis and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the amount of funds provided under such Act for party nominating conventions for any party whose nominee for President or Vice-President does not participate in any debate scheduled by the Commission, and for other purposes.
H R 179 To allow a deduction from gross income for year 2000 computer coversion costs of small businesses.
H R 180 To amend the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 to require each individual registering to vote in elections for Federal office to provide the individual's Social Security number and to permit a State to remove a registrant who fails to vote in two consecutive general elections for Federal office from the official list of eligible voters in elections for Federal office on the ground that the registrant has changed residence, if the registrant fails to respond to written notices requesting confirmation of the registrant's residence.
H R 181 To repeal the authority of the President to suspend the effective date of title III of the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity (LIBERTAD) Act of 1996.
H R 182 To clarify that retirement income from pension plans of the government of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico shall be exempt from nonresident taxation in the same manner as State pension plans.
H R 183 To provide a limited waiver for certain foreign students of the requirement to reimburse local educational agencies for the costs of the students' education.
H R 184 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit certain aliens who are at least 55 years of age to obtain a nonimmigrant visitor's visa for a period of 4 years or more.
H R 185 To establish the United States Immigration Court.
H R 186 To ensure the safety of witnesses and to promote notification of the interstate relocation of witnesses by States and localities engaging in that relocation, and for other purposes.
H R 187 To deem the Florida Panther to be an endangered species for purposes of the Endangered Species Act of 1973.
H R 188 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow penalty-free withdrawals from IRAs for certain purposes, to increase the amount of tax deductible IRA contributions, and for other purposes.
H R 189 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide greater equity in savings opportunities for families with children, and for other purposes.
H R 190 To amend the Community Reinvestment Act of 1977, the Equal Credit Opportunity Act, and the Fair Housing Act to improve the administration of such Acts, to prohibit redlining in connection with the provision of credit, and for other purposes.
H R 191 To improve the integrity of the Social Security card and to provide for criminal penalties for fraud and related activity involving work authorization documents for purposes of the Immigration and Nationality Act.
H R 192 To establish judicial and administrative proceedings for the resolution of year 2000 processing failures.
H R 193 To designate a portion of the Sudbury, Assabet, and Concord Rivers as a component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
H R 194 To amend section 313 of the Tariff Act of 1930 to allow duty drawback for grape juice concentrates, regardless of color or variety.
H R 195 To apply the rates of duty effective after December 31, 1994, to certain water resistant wool trousers that were entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, after December 31, 1988, and before January 1, 1995.
H R 196 To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to extend and clarify the pay-as-you-go requirements regarding the Social Security trust funds.
H R 197 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service at 410 North 6th Street in Garden City, Kansas, as the "Clifford R. Hope Post Office".
H R 198 To limit the types of commercial nonpostal services which may be offered by the United States Postal Service.
H R 199 To protect children and other vulnerable subpopulations from exposure to certain environmental pollutants, and for other purposes.
H R 200 To provide for regional skills training alliances, and for other purposes.
H R 201 To amend the Job Training Partnership Act to establish regional private industry councils for labor market areas that are located in more than one State, and for other purposes.
H R 202 To restructure the financing for assisted housing for senior citizens and otherwise provide for the preservation of such housing in the 21st Century, and for other purposes.
H R 203 To amend the Job Training Partnership Act to allow certain funds under that Act to be used for payment of incentive bonuses to certain jobs training providers that place large percentages of individuals in occupations for which a high demand exists.
H R 204 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employers a credit against income tax for high technology job training expenses.
H R 205 To amend title 10, United States Code, to permit covered beneficiaries under the military health care system who are also entitled to Medicare to enroll in the Federal Employees Health Benefits program.
H R 206 To provide for greater access to child care services for Federal employees.
H R 207 To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide that physicians comparability allowances be treated as part of basic pay for retirement purposes.
H R 208 To amend title 5, United States Code, to allow for the contribution of certain rollover distributions to accounts in the Thrift Savings Plan, to eliminate certain waiting-period requirements for participating in the Thrift Savings Plan, and for other purposes.
H R 209 To improve the ability of Federal agencies to license federally owned inventions.
H R 210 To establish a commission to review, and make recommendations with respect to, leadership in mathematics education.
H R 211 To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at West 920 Riverside Avenue in Spokane, Washington, as the "Thomas S. Foley Federal Building and United States Courthouse", and the plaza at the south entrance of such building and courthouse as the "Walter F. Horan Plaza".
H R 212 To require the General Accounting Office to prepare a report assessing the impact and effectiveness of economic sanctions imposed by the United States, to prohibit the imposition of unilateral sanctions on exports of food, other agricultural products, medicines, or medical supplies or equipment, and for other purposes.
H R 213 To provide for the continuation of oil and gas operations in the Wayne National Forest in the State of Ohio pursuant to certain existing leases.
H R 214 To restore the management and personnel authority of the Mayor of the District of Columbia and to expedite the suspension of activities of the District of Columbia Financial Responsibility and Management Assistance Authority.
H R 215 To provide discretion to the Director of the Bureau of Prisons in the transfer of District of Columbia inmates to private contract facilities.
H R 216 To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to protect consumers in managed care plans and preserve against preemption certain State causes of action.
H R 217 To authorize the provision of economic assistance to certain hog producers in response to current disastrously low prices for hogs.
H R 218 To amend title 18, United States Code, to exempt qualified current and former law enforcement officers from State laws prohibiting the carrying of concealed handguns.
H R 219 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to ensure the integrity of the Social Security trust funds by requiring the Managing Trustee to invest the annual surplus of such trust funds in marketable interest-bearing obligations of the United States and certificates of deposit in depository institutions insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and to protect such trust funds from the public debt limit.
H R 220 To amend title II of the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to protect the integrity and confidentiality of Social Security account numbers issued under such title, to prohibit the establishment in the Federal Government of any uniform national identifying number, and to prohibit Federal agencies from imposing standards for identification of individuals on other agencies or persons.
H R 221 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to permit certain youth to perform certain work with wood products.
H R 222 To amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act to require that imported meat, and meat food products containing imported meat, bear a label identifying the country of origin.
H R 223 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to require the disclosure of certain information by persons conducting polls by telephone during campaigns for election for Federal office.
H R 224 To repeal the Federal estate and gift taxes.
H R 225 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase to 100 percent the amount of the deduction for the health insurance costs of self-employed individuals.
H R 226 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow certain individuals a credit against income tax for contributions to individual retirement accounts.
H R 227 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to require that communications advocating the election or defeat of a candidate for election for Federal office contain specific information regarding the sponsor of the communication and whether or not the communication is authorized by the candidate involved.
H R 228 To amend the Black Lung Benefits Act to provide for equity in the treatment of benefits for eligible survivors.
H R 229 To lift the trade embargo on Cuba, and for other purposes.
H R 230 To make an exception to the United States embargo on trade with Cuba for the export of food, medicines, medical supplies, medical instruments, or medical equipment, and for other purposes.
H R 231 To provide for the retention of the name of Mount McKinley.
H R 232 To provide for a two-year Federal budget cycle, and for other purposes.
H R 233 To designate the Federal building located at 700 East San Antonio Street in El Paso, Texas, as the "Richard C. White Federal Building".
H R 234 To direct the Administrator of the Small Business Administration to review and adjust the size standards used to determine whether or not enterprises in certain industry categories are small business concerns for the purposes of competing for Federal contracting opportunities.
H R 235 To eliminate automatic pay adjustments for Members of Congress.
H R 236 To exempt prescribed burning on National Forest System lands from regulation under the Clean Air Act.
H R 237 To amend title 39, United States Code, to require certain notices in any mailing using a game of chance for the promotion of a product or service, and for other purposes.
H R 238 To amend section 274 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to impose mandatory minimum sentences, and increase certain sentences, for bringing in and harboring certain aliens and to amend title 18, United States Code, to provide enhanced penalties for persons committing such offenses while armed.
H R 239 To authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress to Senator John Herschel Glenn, Jr., in recognition of his outstanding and enduring contributions toward American society for more than fifty years.
H R 240 To amend title 31, United States Code, to prevent the smuggling of large amounts of currency or monetary instruments into or out of the United States, and for other purposes.
H R 241 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the $500,000 exclusion of gain on the sale of a principle residence shall apply to certain sales by a surviving spouse.
H R 242 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand S corporation eligibility for banks, and for other purposes.
H R 243 To provide for reviews of criminal records of applicants for participation in shared housing arrangements, and for other purposes.
H R 244 To provide for an annual statement of accrued liability of the Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Program.
H R 245 To amend the Social Security Act to require the Commissioner of Social Security to submit specific legislative recommendations to ensure the solvency of the Social Security trust funds.
H R 246 To provide for an accurate disclosure on individual pay checks of payments made under the Federal Insurance Contributions Act.
H R 247 To amend the Social Security Act to provide simplified and accurate information on the Social Security trust funds, and personal earnings and benefit estimates to eligible individuals.
H R 248 To permit the transportaion of passengers between United States ports by certain foreign-flag vessels and to encourage United States-flag vessels to participate in such transportation.
H R 249 To provide for the retirement of all Americans.
H R 250 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Social Security Act to provide for personal investment plans funded by employee Social Security payroll deductions, to extend the solvency of the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, and for other purposes.
H R 251 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Social Security Act to provide for personal investment plans funded by employee Social Security payroll deductions, to extend the solvency of the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, and for other purposes.
H R 252 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to remove the requirement of a mandatory beginning date for distributions from individual retirement accounts.
H R 253 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow penalty-free withdrawals from retirement plans to provide medical care for relatives who are 55 years old or older.
H R 254 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide additional tax incentives for education.
H R 255 To permit members of the House of Representatives to donate used computer equipment to public elementary and secondary schools designated by the members.
H R 256 To repeal the Cuban Democracy Act of 1992 and the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity (LIBERTAD) Act of 1996.
H R 257 To reinstate the authorization of cash remittances to family members in Cuba under the Cuban Assets Control Regulations.
H R 258 To allow for news bureau exchanges between the United States and Cuba.
H R 259 To allow travel and cultural exchanges between the United States and Cuba.
H R 260 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide additional incentives for the use of clean-fuel vehicles by enterprise zone businesses within empowerment zones and enterprise communities.
H R 261 To amend the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and the egg, meat, and poultry inspection laws to ensure that consumers receive notification regarding food products produced from crops, livestock, or poultry raised on land on which sewage sludge was applied.
H R 262 To waive certain prohibitions with respect to nationals of Cuba coming to the United States to play organized professional baseball.
H R 263 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose an excise tax on persons who acquire structured settlement payments in factoring transactions, and for other purposes.
H R 264 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that an organization shall be exempt from income tax if it is created by a State to provide property and casualty insurance coverage for property for which such coverage is otherwise unavailable.
H R 265 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the elimination of certain foreign base company shipping income from foreign base company income.
H R 266 To require recreational camps to report information concerning deaths and certain injuries and illnesses to the Secretary of Health and Human Services, to direct the Secretary to collect the information in a central data system, to establish a President's Advisory Council on Recreational Camps, and for other purposes.
H R 267 To amend title 49, United States Code, relating to the installation of emergency locator transmitters on aircraft.
H R 268 To amend title 49, United States Code, to permit a State located within 5 miles of an airport in another State to participate in the process for approval of airport development projects at the airport.
H R 269 To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to employment opportunities in the Department of Health and Human Services for women who are scientists, and for other purposes.
H R 270 To amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to protect first amendment rights, and for other purposes.
H R 271 To amend title 28, United States Code, relating to jurisdictional immunities of the Federal Republic of Germany, to grant jurisdiction to the courts of the United States in certain cases involving acts of genocide occurring against certain individuals during World War II in the predecessor states of the Federal Republic of Germany, or in any territories or areas occupied, annexed, or otherwise controlled by those states.
H R 272 To enhance competition between airlines and reduce airfares, and for other purposes.
H R 273 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat lands which are contiguous to a principal residence and which were farmed for 5 years before the sale of the principal residence as part of such residence.
H R 274 To provide surveillance and research to better understand the prevalence and pattern of autism and other pervasive developmental disabilities so that effective treatment and prevention strategies can be implemented.
H R 275 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for an exception from penalty tax and exclusion from income for certain amounts withdrawn from certain retirement plans for qualified long-term care insurance and a credit for taxpayers with certain persons requiring custodial care in their households.
H R 276 To amend the vaccine injury compensation portion of the Public Health Service Act to permit a petition for compensation to be submitted within 48 months of the first symptoms of injury.
H R 277 To require States that receive funds under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to enact a law that requires the expulsion of students who are convicted of a crime of violence.
H R 278 To prohibit federally sponsored research pertaining to the legalization of drugs.
H R 279 To require preemployment drug testing with respect to applicants for Federal employment.
H R 280 To prohibit United States voluntary and assessed contributions to the United Nations if the United Nations imposes any tax or fee on United States persons or continues to develop or promote proposals for such taxes or fees.
H R 281 To prohibit the export to the People's Republic of China of satellites and related items.
H R 282 To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to reduce funding if States do not enact legislation that requires the death penalty in certain cases.
H R 283 To direct the Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to report to Congress on methods and procedures to accelerate the provision of Federal disaster assistance to agricultural communities.
H R 284 To amend title 38, United States Code, to require employers to give employees who are members of a reserve component a leave of absence for participation in an honor guard for a funeral of a veteran.
H R 285 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the child care credit for lower-income working parents, and for other purposes.
H R 286 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a refundable income tax credit for the recycling of hazardous wastes.
H R 287 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide that an individual's entitlement to any benefit thereunder shall continue through the month of his or her death (without affecting any other person's entitlement to benefits for that month) and that such individual's benefit shall be payable for such month only to the extent proportionate to the number of days in such month preceding the date of such individual's death.
H R 288 To amend title II of the Social Security Act so as to remove the limitation upon the amount of outside income which an individual may earn while receiving benefits thereunder.
H R 289 To direct the Secretary of the Treasury to determine and report to Congress an appropriate tax incentive to encourage individuals other than members of the Armed Forces to participate as members of honor guards at funerals for veterans.
H R 290 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for the purchase of a principal residence by a first-time homebuyer.
H R 291 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that tax-exempt interest shall not be taken into account in determining the amount of Social Security benefits included in gross income.
H R 292 To prohibit retroactive Federal income tax rate increases.
H R 293 To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to prohibit health issuers and group health plans from discriminating against individuals on the basis of genetic information.
H R 294 To ensure that Federal agencies establish the appropriate procedures for assessing whether or not Federal regulations might result in the taking of private property, and to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to report to the Congress with respect to such takings under programs of the Department of Agriculture.
H R 295 To provide a sentence of death for certain importations of significant quantities of controlled substances.
H R 296 To provide regulatory relief for small business concerns, and for other purposes.
H R 297 To authorize the construction of the Lewis and Clark Rural Water System and to authorize assistance to the Lewis and Clark Rural Water System, Inc., a nonprofit corporation, for the planning and construction of the water supply system, and for other purposes.
H R 298 To improve health status in medically disadvantaged communities through comprehensive community-based managed care programs.
H R 299 To amend the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a program for the collection of information relating to the use of children and individuals with mental disabilities as subjects in biomedical and behavioral research.
H R 300 To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to fund adolescent health demonstration projects.
H R 301 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to reduce infant mortality through improvement of coverage of services to pregnant women and infants under the Medicaid Program.
H R 302 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require State Medicaid Programs to provide coverage of screening mammography and screening pap smears.
H R 303 To amend title 38, United States Code, to permit retired members of the Armed Forces who retired with over 20 years of service and who have service-connected disabilities to receive compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs concurrently with retired pay, without deduction from either.
H R 304 To improve health status in medically disadvantaged communities through comprehensive community-based managed care programs.
H R 305 To amend the Inspector General Act of 1978 to establish an Office of Inspector General Oversight Council.
H R 306 To prohibit discrimination against individuals and their family members on the basis of genetic information or a request for genetic services.
H R 307 To amend section 552a of title 5, United States Code, to provide for the maintenance of certain health information in cases where a health care facility has closed or a health benefit plan sponsor has ceases to do business.
H R 308 To improve Federal enforcement against health care fraud and abuse.
H R 309 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to deny the exemption from income tax for social clubs found to be practicing prohibited discrimination.
H R 310 To make any State whose child poverty rate increases by 5 percent or more in a fiscal year ineligible for a high performance bonus for the next fiscal year under the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families.
H R 311 To amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Fair Housing Act to prohibit discrimination on the basis of affectional or sexual orientation, and for other purposes.
H R 312 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for Medicare contracting reforms, and for other purposes.
H R 313 To regulate the use by interactive computer services of personally identifiable information provided by subscribers to such services.
H R 314 To require that wages paid under a Federal contract are greater than the local poverty line, and for other purposes.
H R 315 To prevent handgun violence and illegal commerce in handguns.
H R 316 To amend the Act popularly known as the Johnson Act to restore the effectiveness of State laws over gambling cruises-to-nowhere.
H R 317 For the relief of the Boyd family by clarifying the status of Joseph Samuel Boyd as a public safety officer for purposes of payment of death benefits by the Bureau of Justice Assistance.
H R 318 To provide for access by State and local authorities to information of the Department of Justice for the purpose of conducting criminal background checks on port employees and prospective employees.
H R 319 To clarify the effect on the citizenship of an individual of the individual's birth in the United States.
H R 320 For the relief of Inna Hecker Grade.
H R 321 For the relief of Robert Anthony Broley.
H R 322 For the relief of Suchada Kwong.
H R 323 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the exclusion for employer-provided educational assistance and to restore the exclusion for graduate level educational assistance.
H R 324 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income certain amounts received as scholarships by an individual under the National Health Service Corps Scholarship Program.
H R 325 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to increase the Federal minimum wage.
H R 326 To make miscellaneous and technical changes to various trade law, and for other purposes.
H R 327 To provide for the assessment of additional antidumping duties prior to the effective date of an antidumping order issued under the Tariff Act of 1930 with respect to steel products.
H R 328 To prevent the implementation of parity payments and certain marketing quotas under the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938 and the Agricultural Act of 1949, to reduce the amounts available for payments under production flexibility contracts entered into under the Agricultural Market Transition Act, and to shorten the period during which such payments will be made.
H R 329 To provide that children's sleepwear shall be manufactured in accordance with stricter flammability standards.
H R 330 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce individual income tax rates by 30 percent.
H R 331 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for public funding for House of Representatives elections, and for other purposes.
H R 332 To terminate the authorities of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation.
H R 333 To amend title 11 of the United States Code to modify the application of chapter 7 relating to liquidation cases.
H R 334 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for the deportation of aliens who associate with known terrorists.
H R 335 To amend section 207 of title 18, United States Code, to increase to 5 years the period during which former Members of Congress may not engage in certain lobbying activities.
H R 336 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for investments in tax enterprise zone businesses and domestic businesses.
H R 337 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt from income tax the gain from the sale of a business closely held by an individual who has attained age 62, and for other purposes.
H R 338 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax to C corporations which have substantial employee ownership and to encourage stock ownership by employees by excluding from gross income stock paid as compensation for services, and for other purposes.
H R 339 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an inflation adjustment of the dollar limitation on the exclusion of gain on the sale of a principal residence.
H R 340 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the incentives for the construction and renovation of public schools.
H R 341 To establish a Fund for Environmental Priorities to be funded by a portion of the consumer savings resulting from retail electricity choice, and for other purposes.
H R 342 To amend the Controlled Substances Act to provide penalties for open air drug markets, and for other purposes.
H R 343 To protect the Social Security system and to amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to require a two-thirds vote for legislation that changes the discretionary spending limits or the pay-as-you-go provisions of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 if the budget for the current year (or immediately preceding year) was not in surplus.
H R 344 To modify the project for flood control, Wood River, Grand Island, Nebraska.
H R 345 To authorize the President to issue a posthumous Army commission in the grade of captain in the Chaplains Corps to Ella E. Gibson, who served as chaplain of the First Wisconsin Heavy Artillery regiment during the Civil War.
H R 346 To prohibit the payment to the United Nations of any contributions by the United States until United States overpayments to such body have been properly credited or reimbursed.
H R 347 To protect the right to obtain firearms for security, and to use firearms in defense of self, family, or home, and to provide for the enforcement of such right.
H R 348 To authorize the construction of a monument to honor those who have served the Nation's civil defense and emergency management programs.
H R 349 To amend the Act commonly called the "Flag Code" to add the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday to the list of days on which the flag should especially be displayed.
H R 350 To improve congressional deliberation on proposed Federal private sector mandates, and for other purposes.
H R 351 To prohibit the Secretary of Health and Human Services from treating any Medicaid-related funds recovered as part of State litigation from one or more tobacco companies as an overpayment under the Medicaid Program.
H R 352 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide additional retirement savings opportunities for small employers, including self-employed individuals.
H R 353 To amend the Social Security Act to waive the 24-month waiting period for Medicare coverage of individuals disabled with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), and to provide Medicare coverage of drugs used for treatment of ALS.
H R 354 To amend title 17, United States Code, to provide protection for certain collections of information.
H R 355 To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide that persons retiring from the Armed Forces shall be entitled to all benefits which were promised them when they entered the Armed Forces.
H R 356 To provide for the conveyance of certain property from the United States to Stanislaus County, California.
H R 357 To prevent violence against women, and for other purposes.
H R 358 To amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to protect consumers in managed care plans and other health coverage.
H R 359 To clarify the intent of Congress in Public Law 93-632 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to continue to provide for the maintenance and operation of 18 concrete dams and weirs that were located in the Emigrant Wilderness at the time the wilderness area was designated in that Public Law.
H R 360 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare Program of insulin pumps as items of durable medical equipment.
H R 361 To provide for administrative procedures to extend Federal recognition to certain Indian groups, and for other purposes.
H R 362 To amend title 10, United States Code, to extend commissary and exchange store privileges to veterans with a service-connected disability rated at 30 percent or more and to the dependents of such veterans.
H R 363 To amend title 10, United States Code, to repeal the two-tier annuity computation system applicable to annuities for surviving spouses under the Survivor Benefit Plan for retired members of the Armed Forces so that there is no reduction in such an annuity when the beneficiary becomes 62 years of age.
H R 364 To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for a Veterans' Employment and Training Bill of Rights, to strengthen preference for veterans in hiring, and for other purposes.
H R 365 To amend title 38, United States Code, to reauthorize the pilot program providing an opportunity for veterans to buy down the interest rate on VA loans, and for other purposes.
H R 366 To amend the Small Business Act to establish programs and undertake efforts to assist and promote the creation, development, and growth of small business concerns owned and controlled by veterans of service in the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
H R 367 To regulate the use by interactive computer services of Social Security account numbers and related personally identifiable information.
H R 368 To require the installation of a system for filtering or blocking matter on the Internet on computers in schools and libraries with Internet access, and for other purposes.
H R 369 To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the sale of personal information about children without their parents' consent, and for other purposes.
H R 370 To amend the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 to prevent luxurious conditions in prisons.
H R 371 To expedite the naturalization of aliens who served with special guerrilla units in Laos.
H R 372 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an exclusion from gross income for that portion of a governmental pension received by an individual which does not exceed the maximum benefits payable under title II of the Social Security Act which could have been excluded from income for the taxable year.
H R 373 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow all taxpayers who maintain households with dependents a credit for dependents.
H R 374 To amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to notify local law enforcement agencies of allegations of a missing patient or of certain crimes or other misconduct at medical facilities under the jurisdiction of that Secretary and to enable such agencies to investigate such allegations.
H R 375 To amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liablity Act of 1980 to restrict the liability under that Act of local educational agencies.
H R 376 To amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to provide that the United States Army Corps of Engineers perform contract oversight of Fund financed remedial actions under that Act.
H R 377 To authorize the Secretary of the Air Force to procure certain airborne firefighting equipment for the Air Force Reserve and Air National Guard.
H R 378 To authorize States to regulate certain solid waste.
H R 379 To permit States to prohibit the disposal of solid waste imported from other nations.
H R 380 To authorize and facilitate a program to enhance training, research and development, energy conservation and efficiency, and consumer education in the oilheat industry for the benefit of oilheat consumers and the public, and for other purposes.
H R 381 To require the Secretary of the Interior to establish a program to provide assistance in the conservation of neotropical migratory birds.
H R 382 To amend the Electronic Fund Transfer Act to require additional disclosures relating to exchange rates in transfers involving international transactions.
H R 383 To require that health plans provide coverage for a minimum hospital stay for mastectomies and lymph node dissection for the treatment of breast cancer, and coverage for secondary consultations.
H R 384 To authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress honoring Wilma G. Rudolph in recognition of her enduring contributions to humanity and women's athletics in the United States and the world.
H R 385 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit to primary health providers who establish practices in health professional shortage areas.
H R 386 To repeal the law establishing the independent counsel.
H R 387 To prohibit certain oil and gas leasing activities on portions of the Outer Continental Shelf, consistent with the President's Outer Continental Shelf moratorium statement of June 26, 1990.
H R 388 To prohibit the Secretary of the Interior from issuing oil and gas leases on certain portions of the Outer Continental Shelf.
H R 389 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit against tax for employers who provide child care assistance for dependents of their employees, and for other purposes.
H R 390 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income amounts received for settlement of certain claims of Holocaust survivors.
H R 391 To amend chapter 35 of title 44, United States Code, for the purpose of facilitating compliance by small businesses with certain Federal paperwork requirements, to establish a task force to examine the feasibility of streamlining paperwork requirements applicable to small businesses, and for other purposes.
H R 392 To amend the Small Business Act to increase the authorization of appropriations for the women's business center program.
H R 393 To amend the Uranium Mill Tailings Radiation Control Act of 1978 to provide for the remediation of the Atlas uranium milling site near Moab, Utah.
H R 394 To ensure that Federal taxpayers receive a fair return for the extraction of locatable minerals on public domain lands, and for other purposes.
H R 395 To provide for the reclamation of abandoned hardrock mines, and for other purposes.
H R 396 To designate the Federal building located at 1301 Clay Street in Oakland, California, as the "Ronald V. Dellums Federal Building".
H R 397 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the percentage depletion allowance for certain hardrock mines.
H R 398 To make appropriations for fiscal year 2000 for a plant genetic conservation program.
H R 399 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit the use of soft money to influence any campaign for election for Federal office.
H R 400 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit candidates for election for Federal office from accepting unsecured loans from depository institutions regulated under Federal law, and for other purposes.
H R 401 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide for treatment of severe spinal cord injury equivalent to the treatment of blindness in determining whether earnings derived from services demonstrate an ability to engage in substantial gainful activity.
H R 402 To amend the Social Security Act to further extend health care coverage under the Medicare Program.
H R 403 To elevate the position of Director of the Indian Health Service within the Department of Health and Human Services to Assistant Secretary for Indian Health, and for other purposes.
H R 404 To amend title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 to impose on employers responsibility for conduct of their employees under certain circumstances.
H R 405 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the restriction on payment for certain hospital discharges to post-acute care imposed by section 4407 of the Balanced Budget Act of 1997.
H R 406 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the budget neutrality adjustment factor used in calculating the blended capitation rate for Medicare+Choice organizations.
H R 407 To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for reciprocity in regard to the manner in which nonresidents of a State may carry certain concealed firearms in that State.
H R 408 To amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to expand the number of acres authorized for inclusion in the conservation reserve.
H R 409 To improve the effectiveness and performance of Federal financial assistance programs, simplify Federal financial assistance application and reporting requirements, and improve the delivery of services to the public.
H R 410 To modify the requirements applicable to locatable minerals on public domain lands, consistent with the principles of self-initiation of mining claims, and for other purposes.
H R 411 To correct the tariff classification of 13" televisions.
H R 412 To amend the Trade Act of 1974, and for other purposes.
H R 413 To authorize qualified organizations to provide technical assistance and capacity building services to microenterprise development organizations and programs and to disadvantaged entrepreneurs using funds from the Community Development Financial Institutions Fund, and for other purposes.
H R 414 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to the requirements for the admission of nonimmigrant nurses who will practice in health professional shortage areas.
H R 415 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage new school construction through the creation of a new class of bond.
H R 416 To provide for the rectification of certain retirement coverage errors affecting Federal employees, and for other purposes.
H R 417 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to reform the financing of campaigns for elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.
H R 418 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require universal product numbers on claims forms submitted for reimbursement for durable medical equipment and other items under the Medicare Program.
H R 419 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit to all families with young children, and for other purposes.
H R 420 To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to require that the size of the public debt be reduced during each fiscal year by the amount of the net surplus in the Social Security trust funds at the end of that fiscal year.
H R 421 To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to reduce the amount of coinsurance payable in conjunction with outpatient department services furnished under the Medicare Program, and for other purposes.
H R 422 To increase the authorizations of appropriations for certain programs that combat violence against women.
H R 423 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a 5-year net operating loss carryback for losses attributable to operating mineral interests of oil and gas producers.
H R 424 To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide that the mandatory retirement age for members of the Capitol Police be increased from 57 to 60.
H R 425 To authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to make grants to States to supplement State assistance for the preservation of affordable housing for low-income families.
H R 426 For the relief of Mounir Adel Hajjar.
H R 427 For the relief of Oleg Rasulyevich Rafikov, Alfia Fanilevna Rafikova, Evgenia Olegovna Rafikova, and Ruslan Khamitovich Yagudin.
H R 428 For the relief of certain Persian Gulf evacuees.
H R 429 For the relief of Alexandre Malofienko, Olga Matsko, and their son, Vladimir Malofienko.
H R 430 To amend title 38, United States Code, to extend eligibility for hospital care and medical services under chapter 17 of that title to veterans who have been awarded the Purple Heart, and for other purposes.
H R 431 To require any amounts appropriated for Members' Representational Allowances for the House of Representatives for a fiscal year that remain after all payments are made from such Allowances for the year to be deposited in the Treasury and used for deficit reduction or to reduce the Federal debt.
H R 432 To designate the North/South Center as the Dante B. Fascell North-South Center.
H R 433 To restore the management and personnel authority of the Mayor of the District of Columbia.
H R 434 An act to authorize a new trade and investment policy for sub-Sahara Africa, expand trade benefits to the countries in the Caribbean Basin, renew the generalized system of preferences, and reauthorize the trade adjustment assistance programs.
H R 435 To make miscellaneous and technical changes to various trade laws, and for other purposes.
H R 436 To reduce waste, fraud, and error in Government programs by making improvements with respect to Federal management and debt collection practices, Federal payment systems, Federal benefit programs, and for other purposes.
H R 437 To provide for a Chief Financial Officer in the Executive Office of the President.
H R 438 To promote and enhance public safety through use of 911 as the universal emergency assistance number, and for other purposes.
H R 439 To amend chapter 35 of title 44, United States Code, popularly known as the Paperwork Reduction Act, to minimize the burden of Federal paperwork demands upon small businesses, educational and nonprofit institutions, Federal contractors, State and local governments, and other persons through the sponsorship and use of alternative information technologies.
H R 440 To make technical corrections to the Microloan Program.
H R 441 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to the requirements for the admission of nonimmigrant nurses who will practice in health professional shortage areas.
H R 442 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to increase the Federal medical assistance percentage for Hawaii to 59.8 percent.
H R 443 To amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921, to make it unlawful for any stockyard owner, market agency, or dealer to transfer or market nonambulatory cattle, sheep, swine, horses, mules, or goats, and for other purposes.
H R 444 To amend the Dairy Production Stabilization Act of 1983 to ensure that all persons who benefit from the dairy promotion and research program contribute to the cost of the program.
H R 445 To amend the Electronic Fund Tranfer Act to safeguard consumers in connection with the utilization of certain debit cards.
H R 446 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate tax subsidies for ethanol fuel.
H R 447 To establish the Lands Title Report Commission to facilitate certain home loan mortgages.
H R 448 To provide new patient protections under group health plans.
H R 449 To authorize the Gateway Visitor Center at Independence National Historical Park, and for other purposes.
H R 450 To amend the Trade Act of 1974 to establish procedures for identifying countries that deny market access for agricultural products of the United States.
H R 451 To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to provide for a sequestration of all budgetary accounts for fiscal year 2000 (except Social Security, Federal retirement, and interest on the debt) equal to 5 percent of the OMB baseline.
H R 452 To provide off-budget treatment for the receipts and disbursements of the land and water conservation fund, and to provide that the amount appropriated from the fund for a fiscal year for Federal purposes may not exceed the amount appropriated for that fiscal year for financial assistance to the States for State purposes.
H R 453 To amend the Animal Welfare Act to ensure that all dogs and cats used by research facilities are obtained legally.
H R 454 To provide for the appointment of additional Federal district judges in the State of Florida.
H R 455 To provide grants to certain local educational agencies to provide integrated classroom-related computer training for elementary and secondary school teachers.
H R 456 For the relief of the survivors of the 14 members of the Armed Forces and the one United States civilian Federal employee who were killed on April 14, 1994, when United States fighter aircraft mistakenly shot down 2 United States helicopters over Iraq.
H R 457 To amend title 5, United States Code, to increase the amount of leave time available to a Federal employee in any year in connection with serving as an organ donor, and for other purposes.
H R 458 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to allow States to use the funds available under the State children's health insurance program for an enhanced matching rate for coverage of additional children under the Medicaid Program.
H R 459 To extend the deadline under the Federal Power Act for FERC Project No. 9401, the Mt. Hope Waterpower Project.
H R 460 To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide that the mandatory separation age for Federal firefighters be made the same as the age that applies with respect to Federal law enforcement officers.
H R 461 To amend rule 11 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure regarding representations made to courts by or on behalf of, and court sanctions applicable with respect to, prisoners.
H R 462 To clarify that governmental pension plans of the possessions of the United States shall be treated in the same manner as State pension plans for purposes of the limitation on the State income taxation of pension income.
H R 463 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to protect the equal participation of eligible voters in campaigns for election for Federal office.
H R 464 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for education.
H R 465 To direct the Foreign Trade Zones Board to expand Foreign Trade Zone No. 143 to include an area of the municipal airport of Chico, California.
H R 466 To make improvements in the Black Lung Benefits Act.
H R 467 To amend section 313(p)(3) of the Tariff Act of 1930 to allow duty drawback for Methyl Tertiary-butyl Ether ("MTBE"), a finished petroleum derivative.
H R 468 To establish the Saint Helena Island National Scenic Area.
H R 469 To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide penalties for certain crimes relating to day care providers in or affecting interstate or foreign commerce.
H R 470 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the higher Federal medical assistance percentage for payment for Indian Health service facilities to urban Indian health programs under the Medicaid Program.
H R 471 To amend title 49, United States Code, to grant the State of New York authority to allow tandem trailers to use Interstate Route 787 between the New York State Thruway and Church Street in Albany, New York.
H R 472 To amend title 13, United States Code, to require the use of postcensus local review as part of each decennial census.
H R 473 To ensure that crop losses resulting from plant viruses and other plant diseases are covered by crop insurance and the noninsured crop assistance program and that agricultural producers who suffer such losses are eligible for emergency loans.
H R 474 To provide authorities to, and impose requirements on, the Secretary of Defense in order to facilitate State enforcement of State tax, employment, and licensing laws against Federal construction contractors.
H R 475 To amend title 10, United States Code, to extend eligibility to use the military health care system and commissary stores to an unremarried former spouse of a member of the uniformed services if the member performed at least 20 years of service which is creditable in determining the member's eligibility for retired pay and the former spouse was married to the member for a period of at least 17 years during those years of service.
H R 476 To prescribe alternative payment mechanisms for the payment of annual enrollment fees for the TRICARE program of the military health care system.
H R 477 To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to research on cognitive disorders arising from traumatic brain injury.
H R 478 To amend the National Labor Relations Act to require the National Labor Relations Board to assert jurisdiction in a labor dispute which occurs on Johnston Atoll, an unincorporated territory of the United States.
H R 479 To amend the Act of March 3, 1931 (known as the Davis-Bacon Act) to require that contract work covered by the Act which requires licensing be performed by a person who is so licensed.
H R 480 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 with respect to the treatment of certain personal care services under the unemployment tax.
H R 481 To provide for a Federal program of insurance against the risk of catastrophic earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, and hurricanes, and for other purposes.
H R 482 To provide for the regulation of the airspace over National Park System lands in the State of Hawaii by the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Park Service, and for other purposes.
H R 483 To amend title 5, United States Code, to make the percentage limitations on individual contributions to the Thrift Savings Plan more consistent with the dollar amount limitation on elective deferrals, and for other purposes.
H R 484 To direct the United States Sentencing Commission to provide penalty enhancements for drug offenses committed in the presence of children.
H R 485 To amend part B of title III of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to repeal the specific limitation on the eligibility of the University of the District of Columbia for assistance for Historically Black Colleges and Universities.
H R 486 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Federal Communications Commission to preserve low-power television stations that provide community broadcasting, and for other purposes.
H R 487 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that reimbursements for costs of using passenger automobiles for charitable and other organizations are excluded from gross income.
H R 488 To designate as wilderness, wild and scenic rivers, national park and preserve study areas, wild land recovery areas, and biological connecting corridors certain public lands in the States of Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming, and for other purposes.
H R 489 To amend the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990 to improve the availability of child care and development services during periods outside normal school hours, and for other purposes.
H R 490 To require the Secretary of Energy to purchase additional petroleum products for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
H R 491 To amend parts C and D of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve the operation of the Medicare+Choice and Medigap programs.
H R 492 To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a national standard in accordance with which nonresidents of a State may carry certain concealed firearms in the State, and to exempt qualified current and former law enforcement officers from State laws prohibiting the carrying of concealed handguns.
H R 493 To provide for a biennial budget process and a biennial appropriations process and to enhance oversight and the performance of the Federal Government.
H R 494 To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to reform the regulatory process under that Act.
H R 495 To reform Federal land management activities relating to endangered species conservation.
H R 496 To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to reform provisions relating to liability for civil and criminal penalties under that Act.
H R 497 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income gain from oil and gas produced from certain recovered inactive wells.
H R 498 To direct the Minerals Management Service to accept royalty-in-kind oil from the Gulf of Mexico to fill the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
H R 499 To amend the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act to require an employer which is terminating its business to offer its employees an employee stock ownership plan.
H R 500 To increase the rates of military basic pay and to revise the formula for the computation of retired pay for members of the Armed Forces who first entered military service on or after August 1, 1986.
H R 501 To require the registration of all persons providing intercountry adoption services.
H R 502 To impose a 3-month ban on imports of steel and steel products from Japan, Russia, South Korea, and Brazil.
H R 503 To designate the Youngstown-Warren area of Ohio as an empowerment zone under subchapter U of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.
H R 504 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require, in weighing the factors taken into account in the evaluation of applications for the designation of empowerment zones in urban areas under subchapter U of such Code, that the unemployment rate and poverty rate of an applicant together be given half the weight.
H R 505 To establish a Presidential commission to determine the validity of certain land claims arising out of the Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo of 1848 involving the descendants of persons who were Mexican citizens at the time of the Treaty.
H R 506 To ensure that the volume of steel imports does not exceed the average monthly volume of such imports during the 36-month period preceding July 1997.
H R 507 To amend title 49, United States Code, to transfer certain motor carrier safety functions vested in the Secretary of Transportation from the Federal Highway Administration to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
H R 508 For the relief of Roma Salobrit.
H R 509 To direct the Secretary of the Interior to transfer to the personal representative of the estate of Fred Steffens of Big Horn County, Wyoming, certain land comprising the Steffens family property.
H R 510 To direct the Secretary of the Interior to transfer to John R. and Margaret J. Lowe of Big Horn County, Wyoming, certain land so as to correct an error in the patent issued to their predecessors in interest.
H R 511 To provide for the liquidation or reliquidation of certain customs entries of nuclear fuel assemblies.
H R 512 For the relief of Augusto Ernesto Segovia, Maria Isabel Segovia, Edelmira Isabel Segovia, Perla Franccesca Segovia, and Augusto Thomas Segovia.
H R 513 For the relief of the Boyd family by clarifying the status of Joseph Samuel Boyd as a public safety officer for purposes of payment of death benefits by the Bureau of Justice Assistance.
H R 514 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to strengthen and clarify prohibitions on electronic eavesdropping, and for other purposes.
H R 515 To prevent children from injuring themselves with handguns.
H R 516 To prohibit the Secretary of the Treasury and the Federal banking agencies from implementing "know your customer" regulations which overburden financial institutions and invade the privacy of United States citizens.
H R 517 To amend title 31, United States Code, to require the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network established by the Secretary of the Treasury to allow an individual to obtain a copy of any record maintained by the Network pertaining to such person and to have corrections made to such records, and for other purposes.
H R 518 To sunset the provisions of subchapters II and III of chapter 53 of title 31, United States Code, and chapter 2 of Public Law 91-508.
H R 519 To amend the Social Security Act to remove the limitation on the amount of outside income which a Social Security beneficiary may earn while receiving benefits.
H R 520 Relating to the period of availability of certain emergency relief funds allocated under section 125 of title 23, United States Code, for carrying out a project to repair or reconstruct a portion of a Federal-aid primary route in San Mateo County, California.
H R 521 Concerning denial of passports to noncustodial parents subject to State arrest warrents in cases of nonpayment of child support.
H R 522 To amend the Federal Rules of Evidence to establish a parent-child privilege.
H R 523 To encourage States to enter into agreements with other States for the establishment of conforming regulations governing the provision of limousine service between the States.
H R 524 To amend the Public Health Service Act and Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to require that group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans provide coverage for annual screening mammography for any class of covered individuals if the coverage or plans include coverage for diagnostic mammography for such class, and to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of annual screening mammography.
H R 525 To provide for the defense of the environment, and for other purposes.
H R 526 To protect the retirement security of Americans.
H R 527 To amend the Davis-Bacon Act to provide that a contractor under that Act who has repeated violations of the Act shall have its contract with the United States canceled and to require the disclosure under freedom of information provisions of Federal law of certain payroll information under contracts subject to the Davis-Bacon Act.
H R 528 To amend section 353 of the Public Health Service Act to exempt physician office laboratories from the clinical laboratories requirements of that section.
H R 529 To require the United States Fish and Wildlife Service to approve a permit required for importation of certain wildlife items taken in Tajikistan.
H R 530 To provide that the "Know Your Customer" regulations proposed by the Federal banking agencies may not take effect unless such regulations are specifically authorized by a subsequent Act of Congress and to require the Federal banking agencies to conduct a comprehensive study on various economic and privacy issues raised by the proposed regulations and submit a report on such study to the Congress, and for other purposes.
H R 531 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the amount allowable for qualified adoption expenses, to permanently extend the credit for adoption expenses, and to adjust the limitations on such credit for inflation.
H R 532 To amend the Act of September 30, 1961, to limit the antitrust exemption applicable to broadcasting agreements made by leagues of professional sports, and for other purposes.
H R 533 To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to authorize programs for predisaster mitigation, to streamline the administration of disaster relief, to control the Federal costs of disaster assistance, and for other purposes.
H R 534 To amend chapter 1 of title 9 of the United States Code to permit each party to certain contracts to accept or reject arbitration as a means of settling disputes under the contracts.
H R 535 To direct the Secretary of the Interior to make corrections to a map relating to the Coastal Barrier Resources System.
H R 536 To amend the Small Business Act to require the establishment of a regional or branch office of the Small Business Administration in each State.
H R 537 To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to provide for budgeting for emergencies through the establishment of a budget reserve account, and for other purposes.
H R 538 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide for an improved benefit computation formula for workers who attain age 65 in or after 1982 and to whom applies the 15-year period of transition to the changes in benefit computation rules enacted in the Social Security Amendments of 1977 (and related beneficiaries) and to provide prospectively for increases in their benefits accordingly.
H R 539 To establish 9-1-1 as the universal emergency assistance number for wireless telecommunications users, and for other purposes.
H R 540 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to prohibit transfers or discharges of residents of nursing facilities as a result of a voluntary withdrawal from participation in the Medicaid Program.
H R 541 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes.
H R 542 To reduce the number of Trident ballistic missile submarines subject to a statutory limitation on retirement or dismantlement of strategic nuclear delivery systems and to provide that any funds saved by retiring such submarines should be used for national missile defense programs.
H R 543 To require the installation and use by schools and libraries of a technology for filtering or blocking material on the Internet on computers with Internet access to be eligible to receive or retain universal service assistance.
H R 544 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the small issuer exemption from pro rata allocation of interest expense of financial institutions to tax-exempt interest.
H R 545 To combat fraud in, and to improve the administration of, the disability programs under titles II and XVI of the Social Security Act.
H R 546 To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect the sanctity of religious communications.
H R 547 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish and provide a checkoff for a Breast and Prostate Cancer Research Fund, and for other purposes.
H R 548 To amend title 13, United States Code, to provide for a just apportionment of Representatives in Congress for all States.
H R 549 To provide for the non-preemption of State prescription drug benefit laws in connection with Medicare+Choice plans.
H R 550 To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide that persons who have been convicted of a capital crime may not be awarded the Purple Heart.
H R 551 To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide that military reservists who are retained in active status after qualifying for reserve retired pay shall be given credit toward computation of such retired pay for service performed after so qualifying.
H R 552 To provide for award of the Navy Combat Action Ribbon based upon participation in ground or surface combat as a member of the Navy or Marine Corps during the period between July 4, 1943, and March 1, 1961.
H R 553 To prohibit discrimination by the States on the basis of nonresidency in the licensing of dental health care professionals, and for other purposes.
H R 554 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow roll-over contributions to individual retirement plans from deferred compensation plans maintained by States and local governments and to allow State and local governments to maintain 401(k) plans.
H R 555 To require States to equalize funding for education throughout the State.
H R 556 To amend titles 5 and 37 of the United States Code to allow members of the armed forces to participate in the Thrift Savings Plan.
H R 557 To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide a safe harbor under the anti-kickback statute for hospital restocking of certain ambulance drugs and supplies.
H R 558 To provide for the retrocession of the District of Columbia to the State of Maryland, and for other purposes.
H R 559 To provide for the continuation of the United States Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy.
H R 560 To designate the Federal building located at 300 Recinto Sur Street in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, as the "Jose V. Toledo United States Post Office and Courthouse".
H R 561 To amend title 49, United States Code, to prohibit the operation in certain metropolitan areas of civil subsonic turbojets that fail to comply with stage 3 noise levels.
H R 562 To approve and ratify certain transfers of land and natural resources by or on behalf of the Delaware Nation of Indians, and for other purposes.
H R 563 To encourage Members of Congress and the executive branch to be honest with the public about true on-budget circumstances, to exclude the Social Security trust funds from the annual Federal budget baseline, to prohibit Social Security trust funds surpluses to be used as off-sets for tax cuts or spending increases, and to exclude the Social Security trust funds from official budget surplus/deficit pronouncements.
H R 564 To repeal the Federal estate and gift taxes.
H R 565 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce individual income taxes by increasing the amount of taxable income which is taxed at the lowest income tax rate.
H R 566 To authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct Stand Down events and to establish a pilot program that will provide for an annual Stand Down event in each State.
H R 567 To assure that the services of a nonemergency department physician are available to hospital patients 24-hours-a-day, seven days a week in all non-Federal hospitals with at least 100 licensed beds.
H R 568 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to allow workers who attain age 65 after 1981 and before 1992 to choose either lump sum payments over four years totalling $5,000 or an improved benefit computation formula under a new 10-year rule governing the transition to the changes in benefit computation rules enacted in the Social Security Amendments of 1977, and for other purposes.
H R 569 For the relief of Henry Johnson.
H R 570 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the deadline for contributions to education individual retirement accounts for a taxable year to the due date for filing the return for the taxable year.
H R 571 To prohibit Federal payments to any business, institution, or organization that engages in human cloning or human cloning techniques.
H R 572 To remove any doubt that split-dollar insurance arrangements are an unwarranted tax avoidance scheme and are prohibited under current law.
H R 573 To authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress to Rosa Parks in recognition of her contributions to the Nation.
H R 574 To require peer review of scientific data used in support of Federal regulations, and for other purposes.
H R 575 To provide that certain regulations proposed by the Comptroller of the Currency, the Director of the Office of Thrift Supervision, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation relating to "Know Your Customer" practices of financial institutions shall not take effect.
H R 576 To amend title 4, United States Code, to add the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday to the list of days on which the flag should especially be displayed.
H R 577 To encourage the People's Republic of China to join the World Trade Organization by removing China from title IV of the Trade Act of 1974 upon its accession to the World Trade Organization and to provide a more effective remedy for inadequate trade benefits extended by the People's Republic of China to the United States.
H R 578 To amend the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to provide for the conveyance of real property acquired under such Act to schools and nonprofit organizations involved in teaching young people to be farmers.
H R 579 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for the purchase and installation of agricultural water conservation systems.
H R 580 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to apply the capital gains tax rates to capital gains earned by designated settlement funds.
H R 581 To provide for the retention of the name of the geologic formation known as "Devils Tower" at the Devils Tower National Monument in the State of Wyoming.
H R 582 To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for more equitable policies relating to overtime pay for Federal employees.
H R 583 To provide that the provisions of subchapter III of chapter 83 and chapter 84 of title 5, United States Code, that apply with respect to law enforcement officers be made applicable with respect to Assistant United States Attorneys.
H R 584 To authorize and request the President to award the Medal of Honor posthumously to Brevet Brigadier General Strong Vincent for his actions in the defense of Little Round Top at the Battle of Gettysburg, July 2, 1863.
H R 585 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow the work opportunity credit against the alternative minimum tax.
H R 586 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for taxpayers with certain persons requiring custodial care in their households.
H R 587 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the tax on vaccines to 25 cents per dose.
H R 588 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit private educational institutions to maintain qualified tuition programs which are comparable to qualified State tuition programs, and for other purposes.
H R 589 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the special deduction for the living expenses of Members of Congress to $1.
H R 590 To eliminate automatic pay adjustments for Members of Congress.
H R 591 To provide funds to States to establish and administer periodic teacher testing and merit pay programs for elementary and secondary school teachers.
H R 592 To redesignate Great Kills Park in the Gateway National Recreation Area as "World War II Veterans Park at Great Kills".
H R 593 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit nonparty multicandidate political committee contributions in elections for Federal office.
H R 594 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit candidates for election to the House of Representatives from accepting contributions from individuals who do not reside in the district the candidate seeks to represent.
H R 595 To establish a program to assist homeowners experiencing unavoidable, temporary difficulty making payments on mortgages insured under the National Housing Act.
H R 596 To amend title 39, United States Code, to prevent certain types of mail matter from being sent by a Member of the House of Representatives as part of a mass mailing.
H R 597 To allow postal patrons to contribute to funding for AIDS research and education through the voluntary purchase of certain specially issued United States postage stamps.
H R 598 To require the Federal Communications Commission to eliminate from its regulations the restrictions on the cross-ownership of broadcasting stations and newspapers.
H R 599 To amend the Consumer Credit Protection Act to make it unlawful to require a credit card as a condition for doing business.
H R 600 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a refundable credit for education expenses.
H R 601 To amend title 10, United States Code, to change the effective date for paid-up coverage under the military Survivor Benefit Plan from October 1, 2008, to October 1, 2003.
H R 602 To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for the establishment of a program under which long-term care insurance may be obtained by Federal employees and annuitants.
H R 603 To amend title 49, United States Code, to clarify the application of the Act popularly known as the "Death on the High Seas Act" to aviation incidents.
H R 604 To amend the charter of the AMVETS organization.
H R 605 To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve retirement authorities applicable to judges of the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, and for other purposes.
H R 606 To amend titles 5, 10, and 38, United States Code, to make improvements in benefits and services for members and veterans of the United States Armed Forces recommended by the Congressional Commission on Servicemembers and Veterans Transition Assistance, and for other purposes.
H R 607 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat distributions from publicly traded partnerships as qualifying income of regulated investment companies, and for other purposes.
H R 608 To require the Inspector General of the Department of Defense to conduct an audit of purchases of military clothing and related items during fiscal year 1998 by certain military installations of the Armey, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps.
H R 609 To amend the Export Apple and Pear Act to limit the applicability of the Act to apples.
H R 610 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to permit the Secretary of Health and Human Services to waive recoupment of Federal government Medicaid claims to tobacco-related State settlements if the State uses the funds only for programs to reduce smoking and for public health purposes.
H R 611 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow self-employed individuals to deduct the full cost of their health insurance.
H R 612 To protect the public, especially seniors, against telemarketing fraud, including fraud over the Internet, and to authorize an educational campaign to improve senior citizens' ability to protect themselves against telemarketing fraud.
H R 613 To amend title 9, United States Code, to allow employees the right to accept or reject the use of arbitration to resolve an employment controversy.
H R 614 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the availability of medical savings accounts.
H R 615 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit early distributions from employee stock ownership plans for higher education expenses and first-time homebuyer purchases.
H R 616 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit 401(k) contributions which would otherwise be limited by employer contributions to employee stock ownership plans.
H R 617 To amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to ensure full Federal compliance with that Act.
H R 618 To provide for the adjudication of certain claims against the Government of Iraq and to ensure priority for United States veterans filing such claims.
H R 619 To amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex in programs receiving Federal fianancial assistance.
H R 620 To direct the Secretary of Transportation to conduct a test to determine the costs and benefits of requiring jet-propelled aircraft taking off from Newark International Airport, New Jersey, to conduct ascents over the ocean, and for other purposes.
H R 621 To provide that certain regulations proposed by the Comptroller of the Currency, the Director of the Office of Thrift Supervision, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation relating to practices of financial institutions shall not take effect.
H R 622 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income rewards received by reason of providing information leading to the conviction of a crime to the extent that the reward is used to compensate victims of crime.
H R 623 To amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to eliminate certain regulation of plumbing supplies.
H R 624 To amend section 101 of title 11 of the United States Code to modify the definition of single asset real estate and to make technical corrections.
H R 625 To amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to continue payment of monthly educational assistance benefits to veterans enrolled at educational institutions during periods between terms if the interval between such periods does not exceed eight weeks.
H R 626 To require persons who undertake federally funded research and development of drugs to enter into reasonable pricing agreements with the Secretary of Health and Human Services, and for other purposes.
H R 627 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to increase the minimum wage and to provide for an increase in such wage based on the cost of living.
H R 628 To amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Defense to assign members of the Armed Forces, under certain circumstances and subject to certain conditions, to assist the Immigration and Naturalization Service and the United States Customs Service in the performance of border protection functions.
H R 629 To amend the Community Development Banking and Financial Institutions Act of 1994 to reauthorize the Community Development Financial Institutions Fund and to more efficiently and effectively promote economic revitalization, community development, and community development financial institutions, and for other purposes.
H R 630 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reiterate the denial of the charitable contribution deduction for transfers associated with split-dollar insurance arrangements.
H R 631 To combat fraud in, and to improve the administration of, the disability programs under titles II and XVI of the Social Security Act, and for other purposes.
H R 632 To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct a study on mortality and adverse outcome rates of Medicare patients of providers of anesthesia services, and for other purposes.
H R 633 To provide for investment in broad-based private equities indices of amounts held in trust for payment of benefits from the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund, the Federal Disability Insurance Trust Fund, the Federal Hospital Insurance Trust Fund, the Department of Defense Military Retirement Fund, the Civil Service Retirement and Disability Fund, and the Railroad Retirement Account, and for other purposes.
H R 634 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to guarantee that Medicare beneficiaries enrolled in Medicare+Choice plans offering prescription drug coverage have access to a Medigap policy that offers similar presciption drug coverage in the event the Medicare+Choice plan terminates service in the area in which the beneficiary resides.
H R 635 To amend part A of title IV of the Social Security Act to permit the use of block grant funds under the Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) program for classroom construction and hiring of teachers in elementary and secondary public schools.
H R 636 To amend the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act relating to the placement of children in alternative educational settings under that Act and relating to corrective action against States under part B of that Act.
H R 637 To give gifted and talented students the opportunity to develop their capabilities.
H R 638 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the Lifetime Learning Credit for tuition expenses for continuing education for secondary teachers in their fields of teaching.
H R 639 To implement equal protection under the 14th article of amendment to the Constitution for the right to life of each born and preborn human person from the moment of fertilization.
H R 640 To authorize appropriations for the United States Customs Cybersmuggling Center.
H R 641 To establish the Kate Mullany National Historic Site in the State of New York, and for other purposes.
H R 642 To redesignate the Federal building located at 701 South Santa Fe Avenue in Compton, California, and known as the Compton Main Post Office, as the "Mervyn Malcolm Dymally Post Office Building".
H R 643 To redesignate the Federal building located at 10301 South Compton Avenue, in Los Angeles, California, and known as the Watts Finance Office, as the "Augustus F. Hawkins Post Office Building".
H R 644 To establish requirements for the cancellation of automobile insurance policies.
H R 645 To provide for teacher technology training.
H R 646 To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide that motor carriers safety permits for the transportation of hazardous material be subject to annual renewal.
H R 647 To prohibit the use of funds appropriated to the Department of Defense from being used for the deployment of United States Armed Forces in Kosovo unless that deployment is specifically authorized by law.
H R 648 To amend title 10, United States Code, to restore military retirement benefits that were reduced by the Military Retirement Reform Act of 1986.
H R 649 To amend the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act of 1974 to prohibit a lender from requiring a borrower in a residential mortgage transaction to provide the lender with unlimited access to the borrower's tax return information.
H R 650 To assess the impact of the North American Free Trade Agreement on domestic job loss and the environment, and for other purposes.
H R 651 To prevent Members of Congress from receiving any automatic pay adjustment which might otherwise take effect in 1999.
H R 652 To amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the allowance for burial and funural expenses of certain veterans.
H R 653 To mandate price stability as the primary goal of the monetary policy of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the Federal Open Market Committee.
H R 654 To make available on the Internet, for purposes of access and retrieval by the public, certain information available through the Congressional Research Service web site.
H R 655 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exclude clinical social worker services from coverage under the Medicare skilled nursing facility prospective payment system.
H R 656 To guarantee honesty in budgeting.
H R 657 To reduce acid deposition under the Clean Air Act, and for other purposes.
H R 658 To establish the Thomas Cole National Historic Site in the State of New York as an affiliated area of the National Park System.
H R 659 An act to authorize appropriations for the protection of Paoli and Brandywine Battlefields in Pennsylvania, to authorize the Valley Forge Museum of the American Revolution at Valley Forge National Historical Park, and for other purposes.
H R 660 For the private relief of Ruth Hairston by waiver of a filing deadline for appeal from a ruling relating to her application for a survivor annuity.
H R 661 To direct the Secretary of Transportation to prohibit the commercial operation of supersonic transport category aircraft that do not comply with stage 3 noise levels if the European Union adopts certain aircraft noise regulations.
H R 662 To prohibit the use of funds to administer or enforce the provisions of Executive Order 13107, relating to the implementation of certain human rights treaties.
H R 663 To provide that the provisions of Executive Order 13107, relating to the implementation of certain human rights treaties, shall not have any legal effect.
H R 664 To provide for substantial reductions in the price of prescription drugs for Medicare beneficiaries.
H R 665 To enhance the finanical services industry by providing a prudential framework for the affiliation of banks, securities firms, and other finanical service providers and ensuring adequate protection for consumers, and for other purposes.
H R 666 To authorize the Secretary of Energy to establish a multi-agency program in support of the Materials Corridor Partnership Initiative to promote energy efficient, environmentally sound economic development along the border with Mexico through the research, development, and use of new materials technology.
H R 667 To remove Federal impediments to retail competition in the electric power industry, thereby providing opportunities within electricity restructuring.
H R 668 To establish a uniform closing time for the operation of polls on the date of the election of the President and Vice President.
H R 669 To amend the Peace Corps Act to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000 through 2003 to carry out that Act, and for other purposes.
H R 670 To amend title 39, United States Code, to establish guidelines for the relocation, closing, consolidation, or construction of post offices, and for other purposes.
H R 671 To amend part E of title IV of the Social Security Act to help children aging out of foster care to make the transition to becoming independent adults, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the work opportunity tax credit to include individuals who were in foster care just before their 18th birthday, and for other purposes.
H R 672 To prohibit the Secretary of the Treasury from issuing regulations dealing with hybrid transactions.
H R 673 To authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to make grants to the Florida Keys Aqueduct Authority and other appropriate agencies for the purpose of improving water quality throughout the marine ecosystem of the Florida Keys.
H R 674 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify that natural gas gathering lines are 7-year property for purposes of depreciation.
H R 675 To provide jurisdiction and procedures for affording relief for injuries arising out of exposure to hazards involved in the mining and processing of beryllium.
H R 676 To amend the Rhode Island Indian Claims Settlement Act to conform that Act with the judgments of the United States Federal Courts regarding the rights and sovereign status of certain Indian Tribes, including the Narragansett Tribe, and for other purposes.
H R 677 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage the construction in the United States of luxury yachts, and for other purposes.
H R 678 To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit desecration of Veterans' memorials.
H R 679 To limit further production of the Trident II (D-5) missile.
H R 680 To reduce the number of executive branch political appointees.
H R 681 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the subpart F exemption for active financing income.
H R 682 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to accelerate the phasein of the $1,000,000 exclusion from the estate and gift taxes.
H R 683 To facilitate the recruitment of temporary employees to assist in the conduct of the 2000 decennial census of population.
H R 684 To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to control water pollution from concentrated animal feeding operations, and for other purposes.
H R 685 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to ensure that the receipts and disbursements of the Social Security trust funds are not included in a unified Federal budget.
H R 686 To designate a United States courthouse in Brownsville, Texas, as the "Garza-Vela United States Courthouse".
H R 687 To abolish the Special Reserve of the Savings Association Insurance Fund and to repeal the provision which would have established the Special Reserve of the Deposit Insurance Fund had section 2704 of the Deposit Insurance Funds Act of 1996 taken effect.
H R 688 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the increase in tax on Social Security benefits.
H R 689 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for S corporation reform, and for other purposes.
H R 690 To amend title 38, United States Code, to add bronchiolo-alveolar carcinoma to the list of diseases presumed to be service-connected for certain radiation-exposed veterans.
H R 691 To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for a portion of any funds recovered by the United States in any future lawsuit brought by the United States against the tobacco industry to be made available for health care for veterans.
H R 692 To terminate the e-rate program of the Federal Communications Commission that requires providers of telecommunications and information services to provide such services for schools and libraries at a discounted rate.
H R 693 To amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to institute a program of mandatory livestock market reporting for meat packers regarding prices, volume, and the terms of sale for the procurement of domestic and imported livestock and livestock products, to improve the collection of information regarding swine inventories and the slaughtering and measurement of swine, and for other purposes.
H R 694 To direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey an administrative site to the county of Rio Arriba, New Mexico.
H R 695 To direct the Secretary of Agriculture and the Secretary of the Interior to convey an administrative site in San Juan County, New Mexico, to San Juan College.
H R 696 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to extend the deadline for the submission to the Federal Election Commission of campaign reports covering the first quarter of the calendar year.
H R 697 To amend the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act to provide that any decision relating to the establishment or implementation of policies of discipline of children with disablities in school be reserved to each State educational agency, or as determined by a State educational agency, to a local educational agency.
H R 698 To repeal the requirement relating to specific statutory authorization for increases in judicial salaries, to provide for automatic annual increases for judicial salaries, and for other purposes.
H R 699 To reward states that enact welfare policies and support programs that truly lift families out of poverty.
H R 700 To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide enhanced protections for airline passengers.
H R 701 To provide Outer Continental Shelf Impact Assistance to State and local governments, to amend the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965, the Urban Park and Recreation Recovery Act of 1978, and the Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration Act (commonly referred to as the Pittman-Robertson Act) to establish a fund to meet the outdoor conservation and recreation needs of the American people, and for other purposes.
H R 702 For the relief of Frank Redendo.
H R 703 For the relief of Khalid Khannouchi.
H R 704 For the relief of Walter Borys.
H R 705 To make technical corrections with respect to the monthly reports submitted by the Postmaster General on official mail of the House of Representatives.
H R 706 To extend for 6 additional months the period for which chapter 12 of title 11 of the United States Code is reenacted.
H R 707 To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to authorize a program for predisaster mitigation, to streamline the administration of disaster relief, to control the Federal costs of disaster assistance, and for other purposes.
H R 708 To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for reinstatement of certain benefits administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for remarried surviving spouses of veterans upon termination of their remarriage.
H R 709 To provide for various capital investments in technology education in the United States.
H R 710 To modernize the requirements under the National Manufactured Housing Construction and Safety Standards Act of 1974 and to establish a balanced concensus process for the development, revision, and interpretation of Federal construction and safety standards for manufactured homes.
H R 711 To amend title 39, United States Code, to exempt veterans' organizations from regulations prohibiting the solicitation of contributions on postal property.
H R 712 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide to employers a tax credit for compensation paid during the period employees are performing service as members of the Ready Reserve or the National Guard.
H R 713 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit to employers for the value of the service not performed during the period employees are performing service as members of the Ready Reserve or the National Guard.
H R 714 To amend title 46, United States Code, to protect seamen against economic reprisal.
H R 715 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to limit the amount of contributions which may be made to a candidate for election to the Senate or House of Representatives by an individual who is not eligible to vote in the State or Congressional district involved, and for other purposes.
H R 716 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify the method of payment of taxes on distilled spirits.
H R 717 To amend title 49, United States Code, to regulate overflights of national parks, and for other purposes.
H R 718 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit the issuance of tax-exempt bonds by certain organizations providing rescue and emergency medical services.
H R 719 To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to protect consumers in managed care plans and other health coverage.
H R 720 To amend the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 to require that a State having an approved coastal zone management program must be provided a copy of an environmental impact statement to enable its review under that Act of any plan for exploration or development of, or production from, any area in the coastal zone of the State.
H R 721 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for tax-exempt bond financing of certain electric facilities.
H R 722 To amend the Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety Act of 1969 to establish a presumption of eligibility for disability benefits in the case of certain coal miners who filed claims under part C of such Act between July 1, 1973, and April 1, 1980.
H R 723 To establish a program of pharmacy assistance fee for elderly persons who have no health insurance coverage.
H R 724 To assist State and local governments in conducting community gun buy back programs.
H R 725 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate the marriage penalty in the standard deduction.
H R 726 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the furnishing of recreational fitness services by tax-exempt hospitals shall be treated as an unrelated trade or business and that tax-exempt bonds may not be used to provide facilities for such services.
H R 727 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide for explicit and stable funding for Federal support of universal telecommunications services through the creation of a Telecommunications Trust Fund.
H R 728 To amend the Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to provide cost share assistance for the rehabilitation of structural measures constructed as part of water resource projects previously funded by the Secretary under such Act or related laws.
H R 729 To provide for development and implementation of certain plans to reduce risks to the public health and welfare caused by helicopter operations.
H R 730 To provide certain requirements for labeling textile fiber products and for duty-free and quota-free treatment of products of, and to implement minimum wage and immigration requirements in, the Northern Mariana Islands, and for other purposes.
H R 731 To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for a five-year schedule to double, relative to fiscal year 1999, the amount appropriated for the National Eye Institute.
H R 732 To close the United States Army School of the Americas.
H R 733 To provide for regional skills training alliances, and for other purposes.
H R 734 To prohibit the Secretary of Agriculture from discounting loan deficiency payments under the Agricultural Market Transition Act for club wheat and to compensate club wheat producers who received discounted loan deficiency payments as a result of the erroneous decision of the Department of Agriculture to assess a premium adjustment against club wheat.
H R 735 To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide specific penalties for taking a firearm from a Federal law enforcement officer.
H R 736 To repeal the Davis-Bacon Act and the Copeland Act.
H R 737 To amend the International Air Transportation Competition Act of 1979 to eliminate restrictions on the provision of air transportation to and from Love Field, Texas.
H R 738 To provide that certain Federal property shall be made available to State and local governments before being made available to other entities, and for other purposes.
H R 739 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to enhance the portability of retirement benefits, and for other purposes.
H R 740 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to deny employers a deduction for payments of excessive compensation.
H R 741 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for expenses of attending elementary and secondary schools and for contributions to such schools and to charitable organizations which provide scholarships for children to attend such schools.
H R 742 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to eliminate the provision that reduces primary insurance amounts for individuals receiving pensions from noncovered employment.
H R 743 To provide for certain military retirees and dependents a special Medicare part B enrollment period during which the late enrollment penalty is waived and a special Medigap open enrollment period during which no underwriting is permitted.
H R 744 To rescind the consent of Congress to the Northeast Interstate Dairy Compact.
H R 745 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of substitute adult day care services under the Medicare Program.
H R 746 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for home health case manager services under the Medicare Program.
H R 747 To protect the permanent trust funds of the State of Arizona from erosion due to inflation and modify the basis on which distributions are made from those funds.
H R 748 To amend the Act that established the Keweenaw National Historical Park to require the Secretary of the Interior to consider nominees of various local interests in appointing members of the Keweenaw National Historical Parks Advisory Commission.
H R 749 To repeal section 8003 of Public Law 105-174.
H R 750 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a 5-year extension of the credit for producing electricity from wind, and for other purposes.
H R 751 To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 504 Hamilton Street in Allentown, Pennsylvania, as the "Edward N. Cahn Federal Building and United States Courthouse".
H R 752 To establish a national policy of basic consumer fair treatment for airline passengers.
H R 753 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that interest on the tax portion of an underpayment shall be compounded annually, to provide that the amount and timing of payments under an installment agreement may not be modified without the taxpayer's consent, and for other purposes.
H R 754 To establish a toll free number under the Federal Trade Commission to assist consumers in determining if products are American-made.
H R 755 To amend the Organic Act of Guam to provide restitution to the people of Guam who suffered atrocities such as personal injury, forced labor, forced marches, internment, and death during the occupation of Guam in World War II, and for other purposes.
H R 756 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the child tax credit to $1,000 for children under the age of 5 and to allow such credit against the alternative minimum tax.
H R 757 To prohibit the construction of new facilities and structures within the boundaries of the George Washington Memorial Parkway along the Potomac River in Virginia between the Francis Scott Key Bridge and the Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Bridge.
H R 758 For the relief of Nancy B. Wilson.
H R 759 For the relief of Robert and Verda Shatusky.
H R 760 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the research credit.
H R 761 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the inclusion in gross income of Social Security benefits.
H R 762 To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for research and services with respect to lupus.
H R 763 To make chapter 12 of title 11, United States Code, permanent, and for other purposes.
H R 764 To reduce the incidence of child abuse and neglect, and for other purposes.
H R 765 To amend the Poultry Products Inspection Act to cover birds of the order Ratitae that are raised for use as human food.
H R 766 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the amount of the personal exemption.
H R 767 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce individual income taxes by increasing the amount of taxable income which is taxed at the lowest income tax rate.
H R 768 To amend title 17, United States Code, to reform the copyright law with respect to satellite retransmissions of broadcast signals, and for other purposes.
H R 769 To amend the Trademark Act of 1946 to provide for the registration and protection of trademarks used in commerce, in order to carry out provisions of certain international conventions, and for other purposes.
H R 770 To amend the National Labor Relations Act to ensure that the National Labor Relations Board does not decline to assert jurisdiction over the horseracing and dogracing industries.
H R 771 To amend rule 30 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure to restore the stenographic preference for recording depositions.
H R 772 To authorize a new trade, investment, and development policy for sub-Saharan Africa that is mutually beneficial to the majority of people in sub-Saharan Africa and the United States.
H R 773 To amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to extend the authorizations of appropriations for that Act, and to make technical corrections.
H R 774 To amend the Small Business Act to change the conditions of participation and provide an authorization of appropriations for the women's business center program.
H R 775 To establish certain procedures for civil actions brought for damages relating to the failure of any device or system to process or otherwise deal with the transition from the year 1999 to the year 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 776 To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to provide for coverage under that Act of employees of States and political subdivisions of States.
H R 777 To amend the Job Training Partnership Act and the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to require that a minimum percentage of participants in summer youth employment programs carried out under those Acts are students who have high attendance rates.
H R 778 To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to require the use of recycled materials in the construction of Federal-aid highway projects.
H R 779 To require the allocation of certain surface transportation program funds for the purchase of recycled materials.
H R 780 To amend title 49, United States Code, to establish consumer protections for airline passengers, and for other purposes.
H R 781 To require a preference for Federal contractors that hire welfare recipients, to authorize appropriations for job access and reverse commute grants, to allow the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide guarantees of State loans to welfare recipients, making appropriations for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restore certain business-related deductions.
H R 782 To amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000 through 2003.
H R 783 To ensure the availability of spectrum to amateur radio operators.
H R 784 To amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the payment of dependency and indemnity compensation to the surviving spouses of certain former prisoners of war dying with a service-connected disability rated totally disabling at the time of death.
H R 785 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow taxpayers to designate that part or all of any income tax refund be paid over for use in biomedical research conducted through the National Institutes of Health.
H R 786 To terminate the participation of the Forest Service in the Recreational Fee Demonstration Program.
H R 787 To amend title 10, United States Code, to clarify the authority of the Secretary of Defense to transfer to Federal and State agencies excess personal property of the Department of Defense suitable for use in law enforcement.
H R 788 To provide support for certain institutes and schools.
H R 789 To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide death benefits to retired public safety officers.
H R 790 To require the Federal Aviation Administration to address the aircraft noise problems of Staten Island, New York.
H R 791 To amend the National Trails System Act to designate the route of the War of 1812 British invasion of Maryland and Washington, District of Columbia, and the route of the American defense, for study for potential addition to the national trails system.
H R 792 To preserve and protect the free choice of individual employees to form, join, or assist labor organizations, or to refrain from such activities.
H R 793 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to exempt licensed funeral directors and licensed embalmers from the minimum wage and overtime compensation requirements of that Act.
H R 794 To repeal the law establishing the independent counsel.
H R 795 To provide for the settlement of the water rights claims of the Chippewa Cree Tribe of the Rocky Boy's Reservation, and for other purposes.
H R 796 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the limitation on the amount of receipts attributable to military property which may be treated as exempt foreign trade income.
H R 797 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to exempt disabled individuals from being required to enroll with a managed care entity under the Medicaid Program.
H R 798 To provide for the permanent protection of the resources of the United States in the year 2000 and beyond.
H R 799 To declare certain Amerasians to be citizens of the United States.
H R 800 To provide for education flexibility partnerships.
H R 801 To modify retroactively the residence requirement for transmission of citizenship to certain individuals born abroad before 1953 to one citizen parent and one alien parent.
H R 802 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the annual limitation on deductible contributions to individual retirement accounts to $5,000.
H R 803 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employers a credit against income tax with respect to employees who participate in the military reserves and to allow a comparable credit for participating self-employed individuals.
H R 804 To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to revise existing regulations concerning the conditions of participation for hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers under the Medicare Program relating to certified registered nurse anesthetists' services to make the regulations consistent with State supervision requirements.
H R 805 To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to establish therapeutic equivalence requirements for generic drugs, and for other purposes.
H R 806 To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to increase the allotments for territories under the State Children's Health Insurance Program.
H R 807 To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide portability of service credit for persons who leave employment with the Federal Reserve Board to take positions with other Government agencies.
H R 808 To extend for 3 additional months the period for which chapter 12 of title 11 of the United States Code is reenacted.
H R 809 To amend the Act of June 1, 1948, to provide for reform of the Federal Protective Service.
H R 810 To establish drawback for imports of N-cyclohexyl-2-benzothiazolesulfenamide based on exports of N-tert-Butyl-2-benzothiazolesulfenamide.
H R 811 To prohibit certain transfers or assignments of franchises, and to prohibit certain fixing or maintaining of motor fuel prices, under the Petroleum Marketing Practices Act.
H R 812 To direct the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration to conduct a rulemaking proceeding to establish requirements for Alaska guide pilots who conduct flight operations, and for other purposes.
H R 813 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a charitable contribution deduction for certain expenses incurred by whaling captains in support of Native Alaskan subsistence whaling.
H R 814 For the relief of the estate of Irwin Rutman.
H R 815 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the designation of renewal communities, to provide tax incentives relating to such communities, and for other purposes.
H R 816 To require a parent who is delinquent in child support to include his unpaid obligation in gross income, and to allow custodial parents a bad debt deduction for unpaid child support payments.
H R 817 To promote trade in United States agricultural commodities, livestock, and value-added products, and to prepare for future bilateral and multilateral trade negotiations.
H R 818 To amend the Small Business Act to authorize a pilot program for the implementation of disaster mitigation measures by small businesses.
H R 819 To authorize appropriations for the Federal Maritime Commission for fiscal years 2000 and 2001.
H R 820 To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000 and 2001 for the Coast Guard, and for other purposes.
H R 821 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require Medicaid coverage of disabled children, and individuals who became disabled as children, without regard to income or assets.
H R 822 To modernize and improve the Federal Home Loan Bank System, and for other purposes.
H R 823 To modernize and improve the financial services industry.
H R 824 Expressing the sense of the Congress that the Government of Poland should address the claims of Polish-Americans whose homes and properties were wrongfully expropriated under Poland's former totalitarian government.
H R 825 To set forth the policy of the United States with respect to Macau, and for other purposes.
H R 826 To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for appropriate overtime pay for National Weather Service forecasters performing essential services during severe weather events, and to limit Sunday premium pay for employees of the National Weather Service to hours of service actually performed on Sunday.
H R 827 To amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to improve the coverage of needy children under the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) and the Medicaid Program.
H R 828 To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to require that discharges from combined storm and sanitary sewers conform to the Combined Sewer Overflow Control Policy of the Environmental Protection Agency, and for other purposes.
H R 829 To designate certain lands in the State of Colorado as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, and for other purposes.
H R 830 To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the safety of food from foreign countries.
H R 831 To amend the Incentive Grants for Local Delinquency Prevention Programs Act to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000 through 2005, and for other purposes.
H R 832 To restore veterans tobacco-related illness benefits as in effect before the enactment of the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century.
H R 833 To amend title 11 of the United States Code, and for other purposes.
H R 834 A bill to extend the authorization for the Historic Preservation Fund and the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, and for other purposes.
H R 835 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the research credit and to adjust the alternative incremental credit rates.
H R 836 To authorize the Consumer Product Safety Commission to issue a standard for bleacher safety.
H R 837 To meet the mental health and substance abuse treatment needs of incarcerated children and youth.
H R 838 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employers a credit against income tax for information technology training expenses paid or incurred by the employer, and for other purposes.
H R 839 To direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to carry out a pilot program for restoration of urban watersheds and community environments in the Anacostia River watershed, District of Columbia and Maryland, and for other purposes.
H R 840 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit the admission to the United States of nonimmigrant students and visitors who are the spouses and children of United States permanent resident aliens, and for other purposes.
H R 841 To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain works, facilities, and titles of the Gila Project, and designated lands within or adjacent to the Gila Project, to the Wellton-Mohawk Irrigation and Drainage District, and for other purposes.
H R 842 To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to eliminate disincentives to fair trade conditions.
H R 843 To amend the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century to correct a high priority highway project for Ann Arbor, Michigan.
H R 844 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a shorter recovery period for the depreciation of certain leasehold improvements.
H R 845 To amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require a health insurance issuer to notify participants and beneficiaries of impending termination of coverage resulting from the failure of a group health plan to pay premiums necessary to maintain coverage, and for other purposes.
H R 846 To establish a child care provider scholarship program.
H R 847 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make the dependent care tax credit refundable and to increase the amount of allowable dependent care expenses.
H R 848 For the relief of Sepandan Farnia and Farbod Farnia.
H R 849 To provide for adjustment of status for certain nationals of Bangladesh.
H R 850 To amend title 18, United States Code, to affirm the rights of United States persons to use and sell encryption and to relax export controls on encryption.
H R 851 To require the Federal Communications Commission to establish improved predictive models for determining the availability of television broadcast signals.
H R 852 To require the Department of Agriculture to establish an electronic filing and retrieval system to enable the public to file all required paperwork electronically with the Department and to have access to public information on farm programs, quarterly trade, economic, and production reports, and other similar information.
H R 853 To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to provide for joint resolutions on the budget, reserve funds for emergency spending, strengthened enforcement of budgetary decisions, increased accountability for Federal spending, accrual budgeting for Federal insurance programs, mitigation of the bias in the budget process toward higher spending, modifications in paygo requirements when there is an on-budget surplus, and for other purposes.
H R 854 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide for the presumptive eligibility of Medicare beneficiaries for the qualified Medicare beneficiary and special low-income Medicare beneficiary programs, and for other purposes.
H R 855 To amend the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act of 1972 relating to the dumping of dredged material in Long Island Sound, and for other purposes.
H R 856 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the deduction allowed for interest on education loans.
H R 857 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employers a 200 percent deduction for amounts paid or incurred for training employees.
H R 858 An Act to amend chapter 17 of title 11, District of Columbia Code, to provide for personnel protection for District of Columbia court employees.
H R 859 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow tax-exempt private activity bonds to be issued for highway infrastructure construction.
H R 860 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to restrict the application of the windfall elimination provision to individuals whose combined monthly income from benefits under such title and other monthly periodic payments exceeds $2,000 and to provide for a graduated implementation of such provision on amounts above such $2,000 amount.
H R 861 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 1993 Federal income tax rate increases on trusts established for the benefit of individuals with disabilities.
H R 862 To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to implement the provisions of the Agreement conveying title to a Distribution System from the United States to the Clear Creek Community Services District.
H R 863 To require appropriate off-budget treatment of Social Security in official budget pronouncements.
H R 864 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the State ceiling on private activity bonds.
H R 865 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a special rule for members of the uniformed services and the Foreign Service in determining the exclusion of gain from the sale of a principal residence.
H R 866 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to protect critical infrastructure radio systems from interference and to promote efficient spectrum management of the private land mobile radio bands, and for other purposes.
H R 867 To amend title 10, United States Code, to require, in the evaluation of bids and proposals for a contract for the procurement by the Department of Defense of property or services, the consideration of the percentage of work under the contract planned to be performed in the United States, and for other purposes.
H R 868 To establish the Fallen Timbers Battlefield and Fort Miamis National Historical Site in the State of Ohio.
H R 869 To prohibit the Secretary of the Interior from issuing oil and gas leases on certain portions of the Outer Continental Shelf.
H R 870 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to change the determination of the 50,000-barrel refinery limitation on oil depletion deduction from a daily basis to an annual average daily basis.
H R 871 To provide for investment in private sector securities markets of amounts held in the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund for payment of benefits under title II of the Social Security Act.
H R 872 To amend certain Federal civil rights statutes to prevent the involuntary application of arbitration to claims that arise from unlawful employment discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability, and for other purposes.
H R 873 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify that employees of a political subdivision of a State shall not loose their exemption from the hospital insurance tax by reason of the consolidation of the subdivision with the State.
H R 874 To reform Social Security by creating individual Social Security retirement accounts.
H R 875 To provide for programs to develop and implement integrated cockroach management programs in urban communities that are effective in reducing health risks to inner city residents, especially children, suffering from asthma and asthma-related illnesses.
H R 876 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the maximum amount of contributions to individual retirement accounts and the amounts of adjusted gross income at which the IRA deduction phases out for active participants in pension plans, and to allow penalty-free distributions from individual retirement accounts and 401(k) plans for certain purposes.
H R 877 To provide for the comparable treatment of Federal employees and Members of Congress and the President during a period in which there is a Federal Government shutdown.
H R 878 To amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to repeal the National Service Trust Program under which certain persons who perform national or community service receive stipends and educational awards for such services.
H R 879 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to exempt licenses in the instructional television fixed service from competitive bidding.
H R 880 For the relief of Rabon Lowry.
H R 881 To provide that under certain conditions no sanction shall be imposed on a person by an agency for a violation of a rule and no civil or criminal sanction may be imposed by a court for a violation of a rule.
H R 882 To nullify any reservation of funds during fiscal year 1999 for guaranteed loans under the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act for qualified beginning farmers or ranchers, and for other purposes.
H R 883 To preserve the sovereignty of the United States over public lands and acquired lands owned by the United States, and to preserve State sovereignty and private property rights in non-Federal lands surrounding those public lands and acquired lands.
H R 884 To require prior congressional approval before the United States supports the admission of the People's Republic of China into the World Trade Organization, and to provide for the withdrawal of the United States from the World Trade Organization if China is accepted into the WTO without the support of the United States.
H R 885 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the average area purchase price of residences taken into account under the qualified mortgage bond rules.
H R 886 To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to submit to Congress a plan to include as a benefit under the Medicare Program coverage of outpatient prescription drugs, and to provide for the funding of such benefit.
H R 887 To amend the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934 to require improved disclosure of corporate charitable contributions, and for other purposes.
H R 888 To amend the Clean Air Act to limit the concentration of sulfur in gasoline used in motor vehicles.
H R 889 To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a program for the collection and analysis of data on toxic shock syndrome.
H R 890 To provide for research to determine the extent to which the presence of dioxin, synthetic fibers, and other additives in tampons and similar products used by women with respect to menstruation pose any risks to the health of women, including risks relating to cervical cancer, endometriosis, infertility, ovarian cancer, breast cancer, immune system deficiencies, pelvic imflammatory disease, and toxic shock syndrome, and for other purposes.
H R 891 To authorize certain States to prohibit the importation of solid waste from other States, and for other purposes.
H R 892 To renew education in this country by providing funds for school renovation and construction, scholarships that allow parents choice in education, and tax incentives.
H R 893 To provide that the National Assessment Governing Board has the exclusive authority over all policies, direction, and guidelines for establishing and implementing certain voluntary national tests.
H R 894 To encourage States to incarcerate individuals convicted of murder, rape, or child molestation.
H R 895 To restore a United States voluntary contribution to the United Nations Population Fund.
H R 896 To require the installation and use by schools and libraries of a technology for filtering or blocking material on the Internet on computers with Internet access to be eligible to receive or retain universal service assistance.
H R 897 To direct the Secretary of Transportation to conduct a study and issue a report on predatory and discriminatory practices of airlines which restrict consumer access to unbiased air transportation passenger service and fare information.
H R 898 Designating certain land in the San Isabel National Forest in the State of Colorado as the "Spanish Peaks Wilderness".
H R 899 To provide for the liquidation of Libyan assets to pay for the costs of travel to and from the Hague of families of the victims of the crash of Pan Am flight 103 for the purpose of attending the trial of the terrorist suspects in the crash.
H R 900 To amend the Truth in Lending Act to enhance consumer disclosures regarding credit card terms and charges, to restrict issuance of credit cards to students, to expand protections in connection with unsolicited credit cards and third-party checks and to protect consumers from unreasonable practices that result in unnecessary credit costs or loss of credit, and for other purposes.
H R 901 To amend the Support for East European Democracy (SEED) Act of 1989 to provide for the transfer of amounts of the Polish-American Enterprise Fund upon the termination of that Enterprise Fund to a private, nonprofit organization located in Poland.
H R 902 To regulate the sale of firearms at gun shows.
H R 903 To require the Secretary of the Treasury to redesign the $1 bill so as to incorporate the preamble to the Constitution of the United States, a list describing the Articles of the Constitution, and a list describing the Articles of Amendment, on the reverse side of such currency.
H R 904 To assure access under group health plans and health insurance coverage to covered emergency medical services.
H R 905 To provide funding for the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, to reauthorize the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act, and for other purposes.
H R 906 To secure the Federal voting rights of persons who have been released from incarceration.
H R 907 To amend title 49, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Transportation to implement a pilot program to improve access to the national transportation system for small communities, and for other purposes.
H R 908 To improve consumers' access to airline industry information, to promote competition in the aviation industry, and for other purposes.
H R 909 To provide funding for States to correct Y2K problems in computers that are used to administer State and local government programs.
H R 910 To authorize the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers and in coordination with other Federal agency heads, to participate in the funding and implementation of a balanced, long-term solution to the problems of groundwater contamination, water supply, and reliability affecting the San Gabriel groundwater basin in California, and for other purposes.
H R 911 To designate the Federal building located at 310 New Bern Avenue in Raleigh, North Carolina, as the "Terry Sanford Federal Building".
H R 912 To provide for the medical use of marijuana.
H R 913 To provide retrospective application of an amendment made by the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 pertaining to the applicability of mandatory minimum penalties in certain cases.
H R 914 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to limit the penalty for late enrollment under the Medicare Program to 10 percent and twice the period of no enrollment.
H R 915 To authorize a cost of living adjustment in the pay of administrative law judges.
H R 916 To make technical amendments to section 10 of title 9, United States Code.
H R 917 To designate the Federal building and United States Post Office located at 705 N. Plaza Street in Carson City, Nevada, as the "Paul Laxalt Federal Building and United States Post Office".
H R 918 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase to 100 percent the amount of the deduction for the health insurance costs of self-employed individuals.
H R 919 To adjust the immigration status of certain Liberian nationals who were provided refuge in the United States.
H R 920 To expand the powers of the Secretary of the Treasury to regulate the manufacture, distribution, and sale of firearms and ammunition, and to expand the jurisdiction of the Secretary to include firearm products and non-powder firearms.
H R 921 To direct the Secretary of Agriculture to provide emergency market loss assistance to swine producers for losses incurred due to economic and market conditions in the United States beyond their control that occurred during a three-month period in 1998, and for other purposes.
H R 922 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the maximum amount allowable as an annual contribution to education individual retirement accounts from $500 to $2,000, phased in over 3 years.
H R 923 To authorize the establishment of the National African-American Museum within the Smithsonian Institution.
H R 924 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow vendor refunds of Federal excise taxes on undyed kerosene used in unvented heaters for home heating purposes.
H R 925 To amend the Public Health Service Act and Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to require that group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans provide coverage for qualified individuals for bone mass measurement (bone density testing) to prevent fractures associated with osteoporosis and to help women make informed choices about their reproductive and post-menopausal health care.
H R 926 To require the Secretary of the Army to issue an environmental impact statement before the International Joint Commission implements any water regulation plan affecting the water levels of Lake Ontario or the St. Lawrence River.
H R 927 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the annual exclusion from the gift tax to $20,000.
H R 928 To require that the 2000 decennial census include either a general or targeted followup mailing of census questionnaires, whichever, in the judgement of the Secretary of Commerce, will be more effective in securing the return of census information from the greatest number of households possible.
H R 929 To amend title 13, United States Code, to require that the questionnaire used in taking the 2000 decennial census be made available in certain languages besides English.
H R 930 To amend the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act to remove the requirement that exposure resulting in stomach cancer occur before age 30, and for other purposes.
H R 931 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that an individual who leaves employment because of sexual harassment or the loss of child care will, for purposes of determining such individual's eligibility for unemployment compensation, be treated as having left such employment for good cause.
H R 932 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat a portion of welfare benefits which are contingent on employment as earned income for purposes of the earned income credit, and for other purposes.
H R 933 To amend title 5, United States Code, to ensure that coverage of bone mass measurements is provided under the health benefits program for Federal employees.
H R 934 To prohibit the commercial harvesting of Atlantic striped bass in the coastal waters and the exclusive economic zone.
H R 935 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals a credit against income tax for tuition and related expenses for public and nonpublic elementary and secondary education.
H R 936 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for amounts contributed to charitable organizations which provide elementary or secondary school scholarships and for contributions of, and for, instructional materials and materials for extra-curricular activities.
H R 937 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit for elementary and secondary school teachers.
H R 938 To designate the Federal building located at 290 Broadway in New York, New York, as the "Ronald H. Brown Federal Building".
H R 939 To amend the Controlled Substances Act and the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act to eliminate certain mandatory minimum penalties relating to crack cocaine offenses.
H R 940 An act to designate the Lackawanna Valley and the Schuylkill River National Heritage Areas, and for other purposes.
H R 941 To establish a congressional commemorative medal for organ donors and their families.
H R 942 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to reduce restrictions on media ownership, and for other purposes.
H R 943 To reimburse an individual who is the subject of an independent counsel's investigation and is indicted but found not guilty for attorneys' fees.
H R 944 To convert a temporary Federal judgeship in the district of Hawaii to a permanent judgeship, to authorize an additional permanent judgeship in the district of Hawaii, extend statutory authority for magistrate positions in Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands, and for other purposes.
H R 945 To deny to aliens the opportunity to apply for asylum in Guam.
H R 946 To restore Federal recognition to the Indians of the Graton Rancheria of California.
H R 947 To address resource management issues in Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska.
H R 948 To amend chapter 31 of title 31, United States Code, to establish lower statutory limits for debt held by the public for each of fiscal years 2000 through 2009, and for other purposes.
H R 949 To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to issue a certificate of documentation with appropriate endorsement for employment in the coastwise trade for the vessel PRIDE OF MANY.
H R 950 To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to improve the quality of beaches and coastal recreation waters, and for other purposes.
H R 951 To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide assistance and slots with respect to air carrier service between high density airports and airports not receiving sufficient air service, to improve jet aircraft service to underserved markets, and for other purposes.
H R 952 To amend the Telecommunications Act of 1996 to preserve State and local authority over the construction, placement or modification of personal wireless service facilities.
H R 953 To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for the protection of employees providing air safety information.
H R 954 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for expenses incurred by taxpayers in transporting food to food banks.
H R 955 To expand the geographic area of the TRICARE Senior Supplement demonstration project for certain covered beneficiaries under chapter 55 of title 10, United States Code, to include one additional site.
H R 956 To designate the new hospital bed replacement building at the Ioannis A. Lougaris Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Reno, Nevada, in honor of Jack Streeter.
H R 957 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for Farm and Ranch Risk Management Accounts, and for other purposes.
H R 958 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to restore the nonapplicability of private contracts for the provision of Medicare benefits.
H R 959 To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to increase the maximum Pell Grant.
H R 960 To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to ensure the recovery of our Nation's declining biological diversity; to reaffirm and strengthen this Nation's commitment to protect wildlife; to safeguard our children's economic and ecological future; and to provide assurances to local governments, communities, and individuals in their planning and economic development efforts.
H R 961 To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for programs regarding ovarian cancer.
H R 962 To authorize the Architect of the Capitol to establish a Capitol Visitor Center under the East Plaza of the United States Capitol, and for other purposes.
H R 963 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employers a credit for a portion of the expenses of providing dependent care services to employees.
H R 964 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to increase the Federal minimum wage.
H R 965 To provide that December 7 each year shall be treated for all purposes related to Federal employment in the same manner as November 11.
H R 966 To provide for the disposition of land deemed excess to a project for flood control at Matewan, West Virginia.
H R 967 To amend title 28, United States Code, to provide for Federal jurisdiction of certain multiparty, multiforum civil actions.
H R 968 To authorize appropriations for hazardous material transportation safety, and for other purposes.
H R 969 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the amount of the charitable contribution deduction, to allow such deduction to individuals who do not itemize other deductions, and for other purposes.
H R 970 To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to provide assistance to the Perkins County Rural Water System, Inc., for the construction of water supply facilities in Perkins County, South Dakota.
H R 971 To amend the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to protect the Nation's electricity ratepayers by ensuring that rates charged by qualifying small power producers and qualifying cogenerators do not exceed the incremental cost to the purchasing utility of alternative electric energy at the time of delivery, and for other purposes.
H R 972 To designate the Federal building located at 709 West 9th Street in Juneau, Alaska, as the "Hurff A. Saunders Federal Building".
H R 973 To modify authorities with respect to the provision of security assistance under the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 and the Arms Export Control Act, and for other purposes.
H R 974 To establish a program to afford high school graduates from the District of Columbia the benefits of in-State tuition at State colleges and universities outside the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.
H R 975 To provide for a reduction in the volume of steel imports, and to establish a steel import notification and monitoring program.
H R 976 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase the amount of payment under the Medicare Program for pap smear laboratory tests.
H R 977 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish, and provide a checkoff for, a Biomedical Research Fund, and for other purposes.
H R 978 To amend the National Labor Relations Act to ensure that certain orders of the National Labor Relations Board are enforced to protect the rights of employees.
H R 979 To ensure that services related to the operation of a correctional facility and the incarceration of inmates are not provided by private contractors or vendors and that persons convicted of any offenses against the United States shall be housed in facilities managed and maintained by Federal employees.
H R 980 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction for 100 percent of the health insurance costs of self-employed individuals.
H R 981 To redesignate the Coronado National Forest in honor of Morris K. Udall, a former Member of the House of Representatives.
H R 982 To prohibit the expenditure of Federal funds for the distribution of needles or syringes for the hypodermic injection of illegal drugs.
H R 983 To amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act to provide for improved public health and food safety through enhanced enforcement.
H R 984 To provide additional trade benefits to certain beneficiary countries in the Caribbean, to provide assistance to the countries in Central America and the Caribbean affected by Hurricane Mitch and Hurricane Georges, and for other purposes.
H R 985 To amend title 49, United States Code, concerning the treatment of certain aircraft as public aircraft.
H R 986 To authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress to John Walsh in recognition of his outstanding and enduring contributions to American society in the fields of law enforcement and victims' rights.
H R 987 To require the Secretary of Labor to wait for completion of a National Academy of Sciences study before promulgating a standard or guideline on ergonomics.
H R 988 To provide for a comprehensive, coordinated effort to combat methamphetamine abuse, and for other purposes.
H R 989 To amend the Public Health Service Act, Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to require that group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans and managed care plans under the Medicare and Medicaid Programs provide coverage for hospital lengths of stay as determined by the attending health care provider in consultation with the patient.
H R 990 To provide for investment in private sector securities markets of amounts held in the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund for payment of benefits under title II of the Social Security Act.
H R 991 To amend the Public Health Service Act and other laws to apply the health insurance portability requirements applicable to group health plans to students covered under college-sponsored health plans.
H R 992 To convey the Sly Park Dam and Reservoir to the El Dorado Irrigation District, and for other purposes.
H R 993 To provide that of amounts available to a designated agency for a fiscal year that are not obligated in the fiscal year, up to 50 percent may be used to pay bonuses to agency personnel and the remainder shall be deposited into the general fund of the Treasury and used exclusively for deficit reduction.
H R 994 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the percentage of completion method of accounting shall not be required to be used with respect to contracts for the manufacture of property if no payments are required to be made before the completion of the manufacture of such property.
H R 995 To provide a direct check for education.
H R 996 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a source of interest-free capital, in addition to that recommended in the President's budget proposal, for the construction and renovation of public schools in States experiencing large increases in public school enrollment.
H R 997 To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the expansion, intensification, and coordination of the activities of the National Institutes of Health with respect to research on autism.
H R 998 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an incentive for expanding employment in rural areas by allowing employers the work opportunity credit for hiring residents of rural areas.
H R 999 To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to improve the quality of coastal recreation waters, and for other purposes.
H R 1000 To amend title 49, United States Code, to reauthorize programs of the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes.
H R 1001 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 4.3-cent motor fuel excise taxes on railroads and inland waterway transportation which remain in the general fund of the Treasury.
H R 1002 To amend the Act popularly known as the Declaration of Taking Act to require that all condemnations of property by the Government proceed under that Act.
H R 1003 To amend the Public Health Service Act to revise the filing deadline for certain claims under the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program.
H R 1004 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow dentists and physicians to use the cash basis of accounting for income tax purposes.
H R 1005 To amend title 4, United States Code, to declare English as the official language of the Government of the United States, and for other purposes.
H R 1006 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a prospective payment system for services furnished by psychiatric hospitals under the Medicare Program.
H R 1007 To adjust the immigration status of certain Honduran nationals who are in the United States.
H R 1008 To require that a portion of the amounts made available for housing programs for the homeless be used for activities designed to serve primarily homeless veterans, and for other purposes.
H R 1009 To authorize the awarding of grants to cities, counties, tribal organizations, and certain other entities for the purpose of improving public participation in the 2000 decennial census.
H R 1010 To improve participation in the 2000 decennial census by increasing the amounts available to the Bureau of the Census for marketing, promotion, and outreach.
H R 1011 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income the value of certain real property tax reduction vouchers received by senior citizens who provide volunteer services under a State program.
H R 1012 To provide for the creation of an additional category of laborers or mechanics known as helpers under the Davis-Bacon Act.
H R 1013 To require that employers offering benefits to associates of its employees who are not spouses or dependents of the employees not discriminate on the basis of the nature of the relationship between the employee and the designated associates.
H R 1014 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the exclusion for employer-provided educational assistance.
H R 1015 To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to allow any consumer to receive a free credit report annually from any consumer reporting agency.
H R 1016 To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to allow the projected on-budget surplus for any fiscal year to be used for tax cuts.
H R 1017 To provide for budgetary reform by requiring a balanced Federal budget and the repayment of the national debt.
H R 1018 To require Congress to specify the source of authority under the United States Constitution for the enactment of laws, and for other purposes.
H R 1019 To direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey lands and interests comprising the Carlsbad Irrigation Project to the Carlsbad Irrigation District, New Mexico.
H R 1020 To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish a presumption of service connection for the occurrence of hepatitis C in certain veterans.
H R 1021 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow small employers a credit against income tax for costs incurred in establishing a qualified employer plan.
H R 1022 To authorize the Secretary of Commerce to make grants to States to correct Y2K problems in computers that are used to administer State and local government programs.
H R 1023 For the relief of Richard W. Schaffert.
H R 1024 For the relief of Edwardo Reyes and Dianelita Reyes.
H R 1025 To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to issue a certificate of documentation with appropriate endorsement for employment in the fisheries for each of 3 vessels.
H R 1026 To provide for the reliquidation of certain entries of self-tapping screws.
H R 1027 To provide for the carriage by satellite carriers of local broadcast station signals, and for other purposes.
H R 1028 To direct the Administrator of the Small Business Administration to redesignate the branch office of the Administration located in Melville, New York, as a district office.
H R 1029 To amend the 50 States Commemorative Coin Program Act to extend the program by an additional year for the purpose of including the District of Columbia, American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the United States Virgin Islands within the scope of the program.
H R 1030 To establish a commission to study the airline industry and to recommend policies to ensure consumer information and choice.
H R 1031 To direct the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Bureau of Reclamation, to take certain actions to protect the White Bluffs, located on the Columbia River in the State of Washington.
H R 1032 To prohibit civil liability actions from being brought or continued against manufacturers, distributors, dealers, or importers of firearms or ammunition for damages resulting from the misuse of their products by others.
H R 1033 To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the bicentennial of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, and for other purposes.
H R 1034 To declare a portion of the James River and Kanawha Canal in Richmond, Virginia, to be nonnavigable waters of the United States for purposes of title 46, United States Code, and the other maritime laws of the United States.
H R 1035 To direct the Secretary of Transportation to carry out a pilot program to promote the use of inherently low-emission vehicles at airports and to promote the construction of infrastructure facilities to accommodate such vehicles.
H R 1036 To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to direct the Secretary of the Interior to cease mineral leasing activity on submerged land of the Outer Continental Shelf that is adjacent to a coastal State that has declared a moratorium on such activity, and for other purposes.
H R 1037 To ban the importation of large capacity ammunition feeding devices, and to extend the ban on transferring such devices to those that were manufactured before the ban became law.
H R 1038 To establish a regional investments for national growth program to identify and fund metropolitan regional transportation projects that are essential to the national economy but exceed State and regional financial capacity.
H R 1039 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a medical innovation tax credit for clinical testing research expenses attributable to academic medical centers and other qualified hospital research organizations.
H R 1040 To promote freedom, fairness, and economic opportunity for families by reducing the power and reach of the Federal establishment.
H R 1041 To terminate the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.
H R 1042 To amend the Controlled Substances Act to provide civil liability for illegal manufacturers and distributors of controlled substances for the harm caused by the use of those controlled substances.
H R 1043 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to strengthen the Social Security system to meet the challenges of the next century.
H R 1044 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude certain farm rental income from net earnings from self-employment if the taxpayer enters into a lease agreement relating to such income.
H R 1045 To amend the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act to provide for partial restitution to individuals who worked in uranium mines, mills, or transport which provided uranium for the use and benefit of the United States Government, and for other purposes.
H R 1046 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide reimbursement under the Medicare Program for all physicians' services furnished by doctors of chiropractic within the scope of their license.
H R 1047 To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to issue a certificate of documentation with appropriate endorsement for employment in the coastwise trade for the vessel NORFOLK.
H R 1048 To amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to make such title fully applicable to the judicial branch of the Federal Government.
H R 1049 To authorize an individual or the estate of an individual who has suffered damages from the discharge of a firearm to bring a civil action in a district court of the United States against the manufacturer, distributor, or retailer of the firearm for such damages if the firearm had been in interstate commerce and the firearm's manufacturer, distributor, or retailer was negligent in its manufacture, distribution, or sale and also to bring such action on behalf of the political subdivision and State in which such individual resides to recover the healthcare and law enforcement costs of the State or political subdivision arising out of the discharge of firearms.
H R 1050 To establish a living wage, jobs for all policy by instituting overall planning to develop those living wage job opportunities essential to fulfillment of basic rights and responsibilities in a healthy democratic society; by facilitating conversion from unneeded military programs to civilian activities that meet important human needs; by producing a Federal capital budget through appropriate distinctions between operating and investment outlays; and by reducing poverty, violence, and the undue concentration of income, wealth, and power, and for other purposes.
H R 1051 To eliminate the fees for Federal administration of State supplementary SSI payments.
H R 1052 To amend title 49, United States Code, relating to civil penalties for unruly passengers of air carriers.
H R 1053 To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to repeal the provisions prohibiting persons convicted of drug offenses from receiving student financial assistance.
H R 1054 To prohibit certain foreign assistance to countries that consistently oppose the United States position in the United Nations General Assembly.
H R 1055 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a $500 refundable credit to certain low-income members of the uniformed services.
H R 1056 To provide for a loan guarantee program to address the Year 2000 computer problems of small business concerns, and for other purposes.
H R 1057 To provide individuals with access to health information of which they are a subject, ensure personal privacy with respect to health-care-related information, impose criminal and civil penalties for unauthorized use of protected health information, to provide for the strong enforcement of these rights, and to protect States' rights.
H R 1058 To promote greater public participation in decennial censuses by providing for the expansion of the educational program commonly referred to as the "Census in Schools Project".
H R 1059 To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to extend the pay-as-you-go requirements.
H R 1060 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that economic subsidies provided by a State or local government for a particular business to locate or remain within the government's jurisdiction shall be taxable to such business, and for other purposes.
H R 1061 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that ministers may elect at any time not to be covered by Social Security with respect to future services as a minister.
H R 1062 To amend section 922(t) of title 18, United States Code, to require the reporting of information to the chief law enforcement officer of the buyer's residence and to require a minimum 72-hour waiting period before the purchase of a handgun, and for other purposes.
H R 1063 To prohibit the provision of defense services and training under the Arms Export Control Act or any other Act to foreign countries that are prohibited from receiving international military education and training or any other military assistance or arms transfers.
H R 1064 To authorize a coordinated program to promote the development of democracy in Serbia and Montenegro.
H R 1065 To require the Attorney General to add to schedule III of the Controlled Substances Act, the "Date Rape" drugs ketamine hydrochloride and gamma y-hydroxybutyrate.
H R 1066 To establish an independent nonpartisan review panel to assess how the Department of State can best fulfill its mission in the 21st century and meet the challenges of a rapidly changing world.
H R 1067 To amend title 10, United States Code, to improve the access to military treatment facilities for retired members of the uniformed services, and their dependents, who are over 65 years of age, to provide for Medicare reimbursement for health care services provided to such persons, and to permit such persons to enroll in the Federal Employees Health Benefits program.
H R 1068 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to include a definition of audiologist.
H R 1069 To amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the memorialization at the columbarium at Arlington National Cemetery of veterans who have donated their remains to science, and for other purposes.
H R 1070 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide medical assistance for certain women screened and found to have breast or cervical cancer under a federally funded screening program.
H R 1071 To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve benefits under the Montgomery GI Bill by establishing an enhanced educational assistance program, by increasing the amount of basic educational assistance, by repealing the requirement for reduction in pay for participation in the program, by authorizing the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to make accelerated payments of basic educational assistance, and by reopening the period for certain VEAP participants to elect to participate in the program of basic educational assistance, and for other purposes.
H R 1072 To require the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to require applicants for or holders of operating licenses for nuclear power reactors to have in effect an emergency response plan for an area within a 50 mile radius of the reactor.
H R 1073 To amend title IV of the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act to consolidate the Federal programs for housing assistance for the homeless into a block grant program that ensures that States and communities are provided sufficient flexibility to use assistance amounts effectively.
H R 1074 To provide Governmentwide accounting of regulatory costs and benefits, and for other purposes.
H R 1075 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives to elementary and secondary teachers for technology-related training for purposes of integrating educational technologies into the courses taught in our Nation's classrooms.
H R 1076 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives to elementary and secondary teachers for acquisition of computer hardware and software.
H R 1077 To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to allow consumers greater access to information regarding the health benefits of foods and dietary supplements.
H R 1078 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 with respect to retransmission consent and must-carry for cable operators and satellite carriers.
H R 1079 To provide for equitable retirement for military reserve technicians who are covered under the Federal Employment Retirement System or the Civil Service Retirement System.
H R 1080 To provide penalties for terrorist attacks against mass transportation.
H R 1081 To provide for protection of the flag of the United States.
H R 1082 To enhance Federal enforcement of hate crimes, and for other purposes.
H R 1083 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify certain provisions relating to the treatment of forestry activities.
H R 1084 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax relief, to encourage savings and investment, and to provide incentives for public school construction, and to amend the Social Security Act to provide relief from the earnings test.
H R 1085 To improve the health of children.
H R 1086 To reform the manner in which firearms are manufactured and distributed by providing an incentive to State and local governments to bring claims for the rising costs of gun violence in their communities.
H R 1087 To require the relocation of a National Weather Service radar tower which is on Sulphur Mountain near Ojai, California.
H R 1088 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the budget neutrality adjustment factor used in calculating the blended capitation rate for Medicare+Choice organizations and to accelerate the transition to the 50:50 blended rate in 2000.
H R 1089 To require the Securities and Exchange Commission to require the improved disclosure of after-tax returns regarding mutual fund performance, and for other purposes.
H R 1090 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exclude cancer treatment services from the prospective payment system for hospital outpatient department services under the Medicare Program.
H R 1091 To amend the Social Security Act to expand the availability of health care coverage for working individuals with diabilities, to establish a Ticket to Work and Self-Sufficiency Program in the Social Security Administration to provide beneficiaries with disabilities meaningful opportunities to work, and for other purposes.
H R 1092 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to more accurately codify the depreciable life of semiconductor manufacturing equipment.
H R 1093 To provide collective bargaining rights for public safety officers employed by States or their political subdivisions.
H R 1094 To amend the Federal Reserve Act to broaden the range of discount window loans which may be used as collateral for Federal reserve notes.
H R 1095 To require the United States to take action to provide bilateral debt relief, and improve the provision of multilateral debt relief, in order to give a fresh start to poor countries.
H R 1096 To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to provide special funding to States for implementation of national estuary conservation and management plans, and for other purposes.
H R 1097 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify the $500 per child tax credit and other individual non-refundable credits by repealing the complex limitations on the allowance of those credits resulting from their interaction with the alternative minimum tax.
H R 1098 To amend title 10, United States Code, to require an annual report by the Secretary of Defense on the military capabilities of the People's Republic of China.
H R 1099 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide more revenue for the Social Security system by imposing a tax on certain unearned income and to provide tax relief for more than 80,000,000 individuals and families who pay more in Social Security taxes than income taxes by reducing the rate of the old age, survivors, and disability insurance Social Security payroll tax.
H R 1100 To correct an oversight in earlier legislation by directing the National Park Service to grant to three individuals a right of use and occupancy of certain property on Santa Cruz Island.
H R 1101 To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to improve the ability of individuals and local, State, and Federal agencies to prevent natural flood disaster.
H R 1102 To provide for pension reform, and for other purposes.
H R 1103 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to carve out from payments to Medicare+Choice organizations amounts attributable to disproportionate share hospital payments and pay such amounts directly to those disproportionate share hospitals in which their enrollees receive care.
H R 1104 To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to transfer administrative jurisdiction over land within the boundaries of the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site to the Archivist of the United States for the construction of a visitor center.
H R 1105 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that transfers of family-owned business interests shall be exempt from estate taxation.
H R 1106 To authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to make grants to State agencies with responsibility for water source development for the purpose of maximizing available water supply and protecting the environment through the development of alternative water sources.
H R 1107 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to waive the waiting period otherwise required for diability beneficiaries in the case of individuals suffering from terminal illnesses with not more than six months to live.
H R 1108 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage the production and use of electric vehicles.
H R 1109 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of outpatient prescription drugs under part B of the Medicare Program, and for other purposes.
H R 1110 To reauthorize and amend the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972.
H R 1111 To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for the establishment of a program under which long-term care insurance is made available to Federal employees and annuitants, and for other purposes.
H R 1112 To amend the National Housing Act to authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to insure mortgages for the acquisition, construction, or substantial rehabilitation of child care and development facilities and to establish the Children's Development Commission to certify such facilities for such insurance, and for other purposes.
H R 1113 To assist in the development and implementation of projects to provide for the control of drainage, storm, flood and other waters as part of water-related integrated resource management, environmental infrastructure, and resource protection and development projects in the Colusa Basin Watershed, California.
H R 1114 To amend part S of title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to permit the use of certain amounts for assistance to jail-based substance treatment programs, and for other purposes.
H R 1115 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the time limitation on benefits for immunosuppressive drugs under the Medicare Program.
H R 1116 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a graduated response to shrinking domestic oil and gas production and surging foreign oil imports, and for other purposes.
H R 1117 To provide relief from unfair interest and penalties on refunds retroactively ordered by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
H R 1118 To provide increased funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund and Urban Parks and Recreation Recovery Programs, to resume the funding of the State grants program of the Land and Water Conservation Fund, and to provide for the acquisition and development of conservation and recreation facilities and programs in urban areas, and for other purposes.
H R 1119 To enable a greater number of children to receive child care services, and to improve the quality of child care services.
H R 1120 To modify the standards for responding to import surges under section 201 of the Trade Act of 1974, to establish mechanisms for import monitoring and the prevention of circumvention of United States trade laws, and to strengthen the enforcement of United States trade remedy laws.
H R 1121 To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 18 Greenville Street in Newnan, Georgia, as the "Lewis R. Morgan Federal Building and United States Courthouse".
H R 1122 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to more accurately codify the depreciable life of printed wiring board and printed wiring assembly equipment.
H R 1123 To exclude grants for student financial assistance from the prohibition on certain departments and agencies of the Government making grants to institutions of higher education that prevent ROTC access to campus or military recruiting on campus.
H R 1124 To authorize construction of the Fort Peck Reservation Rural Water System in the State of Montana, and for other purposes.
H R 1125 To amend the Trademark Act of 1946 to increase the penalties for infringing the rights pertaining to famous performing groups and to clarify the law pertaining to the rights of individuals who perform services as a group.
H R 1126 To require newly-constructed multifamily housing in New York City to comply with the Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974.
H R 1127 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude income from the transportation of oil and gas by pipeline from subpart F income.
H R 1128 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to facilitate the immigration to the United States of certain aliens born in the Philippines or Japan who were fathered by United States citizens.
H R 1129 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 60-month limitation period on the allowance of a deduction of interest on loans for higher education expenses.
H R 1130 To direct the Consumer Product Safety Commission to promulgate fire safety standards for cigarettes, and for other purposes.
H R 1131 To amend the Bank Protection Act of 1968 and the Federal Credit Union Act to require enhanced security measures at depository institutions and automated teller machines sufficient to provide surveillance pictures which can be used effectively as evidence in criminal prosecutions, to amend title 28, United States Code, to require the Federal Bureau of Investigation to make technical recommendations with regard to such security measures, and for other purposes.
H R 1132 To amend the Public Health Service Act and Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to require that group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans provide coverage for annual screening mammography for women 40 years of age or older if the coverage or plans include coverage for diagnostic mammography.
H R 1133 To provide for comprehensive reform for managed health care plans.
H R 1134 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to restrictions on changes in benefits under Medicare+Choice plans.
H R 1135 To direct the Secretary of Agriculture to complete a land exchange with Georgia Power Company.
H R 1136 To increase the availability and choice of quality health care.
H R 1137 To amend Public Law 89-108 to increase authorization levels for State and Indian tribal, municipal, rural, and industrial water supplies, to meet current and future water quantity and quality needs of the Red River Valley, to deauthorize certain project features and irrigation service areas, to enhance natural resources and fish and wildlife habitat, and for other purposes.
H R 1138 To prospectively repeal section 210 of the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978.
H R 1139 To make child care more affordable for working families and for stay-at-home parents with children under the age of 1, to double the number of children receiving child care assistance, to provide for after-school care, and to improve child care safety and quality and enhance early childhood development.
H R 1140 To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make payments to hospitals under the Medicare Program for costs associated with training psychologists.
H R 1141 Making emergency supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1999, and for other purposes.
H R 1142 To ensure that landowners receive treatment equal to that provided to the Federal Government when property must be used.
H R 1143 To establish a program to provide assistance for programs of credit and other financial services for microenterprises in developing countries, and for other purposes.
H R 1144 To amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act to require that all meat and meat food products, whether domestic or imported, bear a label notifying the ultimate purchaser of meat and meat food products of the country of origin of the livestock that is the source of the meat and meat food products.
H R 1145 To require that perishable agricultural commodities be labeled or marked as to their country of origin and to establish penalties for violations of such labeling requirements.
H R 1146 To end membership of the United States in the United Nations.
H R 1147 To sunset the Bretton Woods Agreement Act.
H R 1148 To abolish the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the Federal reserve banks, to repeal the Federal Reserve Act, and for other purposes.
H R 1149 To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to expand and clarify the requirements regarding advance directives in order to ensure that an individual's health care decisions are complied with, and for other purposes.
H R 1150 To amend the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000, 2001, 2002, and 2003, and for other purposes.
H R 1151 To amend title 49, United States Code, to require air carrier baggage liability to be not less than $2,500 per passenger.
H R 1152 To amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to target assistance to support the economic and political independence of the countries of the South Caucasus and Central Asia.
H R 1153 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that a taxpayer may request a receipt for an income tax payment which itemizes the portion of the payment which is allocable to various Government spending categories.
H R 1154 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals to designate any portion of their income tax overpayments, and to make other contributions, for the benefit of units of the National Park System.
H R 1155 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to require the Attorney General to provide for special consideration concerning the English language requirement with respect to the naturalization of individuals over 65 years of age.
H R 1156 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish a Board of Visa Appeals within the Department of State to review decisions of consular officers concerning visa applications, revocations, and cancellations.
H R 1157 To require appropriate off-budget treatment of Social Security in official budget pronouncements.
H R 1158 To provide for the preservation and sustainability of the family farm through the transfer of responsibility for operation and maintenance of the Flathead Irrigation Project, Montana.
H R 1159 To improve the Federal capability to deal with child exploitation.
H R 1160 To amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish headstones or markers for the marked graves of certain individuals.
H R 1161 To revise the banking and bankruptcy insolvency laws with respect to the termination and netting of financial contracts, and for other purposes.
H R 1162 To designate the bridge on United States Route 231 that crosses the Ohio River between Maceo, Kentucky, and Rockport, Indiana, as the "William H. Natcher Bridge".
H R 1163 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employers a credit against income tax for expenses for providing an appropriate environment on the business premises for employed mothers to breastfeed or express milk for their children.
H R 1164 To provide for assistance by the United States to promote economic growth and stabilization of Northern Ireland and the border counties of the Irish Republic.
H R 1165 To redesignate the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Monument as a national park and establish the Gunnison Gorge National Conservation Area, and for other purposes.
H R 1166 To authorize the President to enter into a trade agreement concerning Northern Ireland and certain border counties of the Republic of Ireland, and for other purposes.
H R 1167 To amend the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act to provide for further self-governance by Indian tribes, and for other purposes.
H R 1168 To authorize the Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to make grants to fire departments for the purpose of protecting the public and firefighting personnel against fire and fire-related hazards.
H R 1169 To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to require the offering of children-only coverage to dependents of participants under group health plans, and for other purposes.
H R 1170 To amend title 5, United States Code, to make available under the health benefits program for Federal employees the option of obtaining coverage for self and children only, and for other purposes.
H R 1171 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for public financing of House of Representatives general election campaigns, and for other purposes.
H R 1172 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit against income tax to individuals who rehabilitate historic homes or who are the first purchasers of rehabilitated historic homes for use as a principal residence.
H R 1173 To provide that States may use redistricting systems for Congressional districts other than single-member districts.
H R 1174 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce from 24 months to 12 months the holding period used to determine whether horses are assets described in section 1231 of such Code.
H R 1175 To locate and secure the return of Zachary Baumel, an American citizen, and other Israeli soldiers missing in action.
H R 1176 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require pension plans to provide adequate notice to individuals whose future benefit accruals are being significantly reduced, and for other purposes.
H R 1177 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow health insurance premiums to be fully deductible, whether or not a taxpayer itemizes deductions.
H R 1178 To amend section 922 of chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to protect the rights of citizens under the Second Amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
H R 1179 To restore the second amendment rights of all Americans.
H R 1180 To amend the Social Security Act to expand the availability of health care coverage for working individuals with disabilities, to establish a Ticket to Work and Self-Sufficiency Program in the Social Security Administration to provide such individuals with meaningful opportunities to work, and for other purposes.
H R 1181 To lift the trade embargo on Cuba, and for other purposes.
H R 1182 To amend title 38, United States Code, to expand and improve the Montgomery GI Bill by creating an enhanced educational assistance program for enlistments or reenlistments of four years active duty service, and by eliminating the reduction in pay for basic educational benefits.
H R 1183 To amend the Fastener Quality Act to strengthen the protection against the sale of mismarked, misrepresented, and counterfeit fasteners and eliminate unnecessary requirements, and for other purposes.
H R 1184 To authorize appropriations for carrying out the Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act of 1977 for fiscal years 2000 and 2001, and for other purposes.
H R 1185 To modify the requirements for paying Federal timber sale receipts.
H R 1186 To direct the Secretary of the Army to include primary flood damages avoided as benefits for cost-benefit analyses for Federal nonstructural flood damage reduction projects, and for other purposes.
H R 1187 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under part B of the Medicare Program of medical nutrition therapy services furnished by registered dietitions and nutrition professionals.
H R 1188 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction for the payment of tuition and related expenses for postsecondary education.
H R 1189 To make technical corrections in title 17, United States Code, and other laws.
H R 1190 To impose certain limitations on the receipt of out-of-State municipal solid waste, to authorize State and local controls over the flow of municipal solid waste, and for other purposes.
H R 1191 To designate certain facilities of the United States Postal Service in Chicago, Illinois.
H R 1192 To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970.
H R 1193 To establish programs regarding early detection, diagnosis, and interventions for newborns and infants with hearing loss.
H R 1194 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the exclusion from gross income for foster care payments shall also apply to payments by qualified placement agencies, and for other purposes.
H R 1195 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the deduction for meal and entertainment expenses of small businesses.
H R 1196 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 60-month limitation on the amount of education loan interest which is allowable as a deduction.
H R 1197 To amend the District of Columbia Home Rule Act to provide the District of Columbia with autonomy over its budgets.
H R 1198 To amend the District of Columbia Home Rule Act to eliminate Congressional review of newly-passed District laws.
H R 1199 To prohibit the expenditure of funds from the Land and Water Conservation Fund for the creation of new National Wildlife Refuges without specific authorization from Congress pursuant to a recommendation from the United States Fish and Wildlife Service to create the refuge.
H R 1200 To provide for health care for every American and to control the cost and enhance the quality of the health care system.
H R 1201 To provide for a private right of action in the case of injury from the importation of certain dumped and subsidized merchandise.
H R 1202 To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit interstate-connected conduct relating to exotic animals.
H R 1203 To encourage the International Monetary Fund to fully implement transparency and efficiency policies.
H R 1204 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a tax on the importation of crude oil and petroleum products.
H R 1205 To prohibit oil and gas drilling in the Great Lakes.
H R 1206 To transfer the impact aid program to the Department of the Treasury and to provide for the procurement of services by nongovernmental personnel for the performance of the functions of the impact aid program.
H R 1207 To prohibit the United States Government from entering into certain agreements or arrangements related to public lands without the express prior approval of Congress.
H R 1208 To amend title 31, United States Code, to require the provision of a written prompt payment policy to each subcontractor under a Federal contract and to require a clause in each subcontract under a Federal contract that outlines the provisions of the prompt payment statute and other related information.
H R 1209 To amend the Small Business Act to provide a penalty for the failure by a Federal contractor to subcontract with small businesses as described in its subcontracting plan, and for other purposes.
H R 1210 To provide for continued compensation for Federal employees when funds are not otherwise available due to a lapse in appropriations.
H R 1211 To authorize appropriations for the Department of State and related agencies for fiscal years 2000 and 2001, and for other purposes.
H R 1212 To protect producers of agricultural commodities who applied for a Crop Revenue Coverage PLUS supplemental endorsement for the 1999 crop year.
H R 1213 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to promote expanded retirement savings.
H R 1214 To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for an enhanced quality assurance program within the Veterans Benefits Administration.
H R 1215 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 with respect to the eligibility of veterans for mortgage revenue bond financing, and for other purposes.
H R 1216 To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide that pay adjustments for nurses and certain other health-care professionals employed by the Department of Veterans Affairs shall be made in the same manner as is applicable to Federal employees generally and to revise the authority for the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to make further locality pay adjustments for those employees.
H R 1217 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide that the reductions in Social Security benefits which are required in the case of spouses and surviving spouses who are also receiving certain Government pensions shall be equal to the amount by which the total amount of the combined monthly benefit (before reduction) and monthly pension exceeds $1,200.
H R 1218Child Custody Protection Act
H R 1219 To amend the Office of Federal Procurement Policy Act and the Miller Act, relating to payment protections for persons providing labor and materials for Federal construction projects.
H R 1220 To direct the Secretary of Defense to provide financial assistance to the Tri-State Maritime Safety Association of Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania for use for maritime emergency response on the Delaware River.
H R 1221 To provide assistance for poison prevention and to stabilize the funding of regional poison control centers.
H R 1222 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make certain changes related to payments for graduate medical education under the Medicare Program.
H R 1223 To provide grants to 10 high-need local educational agencies or eligible consortium to establish or expand National Teachers Academies to serve as national models for teacher training, development, and recruitment and to facilitate high-quality curriculum development.
H R 1224 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for comprehensive financing for graduate medical education.
H R 1225 To authorize funds for the payment of salaries and expenses of the Patent and Trademark Office, and for other purposes.
H R 1226 To direct the Secretary of Defense to eliminate the backlog in satisfying requests of former members of the Armed Forces for the issuance or replacement of military medals and decorations.
H R 1227 To provide for the debarment or suspension from Federal procurement and nonprocurement activities of persons that violate certain labor and safety laws.
H R 1228 To amend the retirement provisions of title 5, United States Code, to extend to inspectors of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, revenue officers of the Internal Revenue Service, and certain others, the same treatment as is accorded to law enforcement officers.
H R 1229 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the types of equipment which may be acquired with tax-exempt financing by volunteer fire departments and to provide a comparable treatment for emergency medical service organizations.
H R 1230 To require the Secretary of the Interior to make reimbursement for certain damages incurred as a result of bonding regulations adopted by the Bureau of Land Management on February 28, 1997, and subsequently determined to be in violation of Federal law.
H R 1231 To direct the Secretary of Agriculture to convey certain National Forest lands to Elko County, Nevada, for continued use as a cemetery.
H R 1232 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to permit the Secretary of Health and Human Services to waive recoupment of Federal government Medicaid claims to tobacco-related State settlements if the State uses a portion of those funds for programs to reduce the use of tobacco products and to assist in the economic diversification of tobacco farming communities.
H R 1233 To regulate interstate commerce by providing a Federal cause of action against firearms manufacturers, dealers, and importers for the harm resulting from gun violence.
H R 1234 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on telephone and other communications services.
H R 1235 To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to enter into contracts with the Solano County Water Agency, California, to use Solano Project facilities for impounding, storage, and carriage of nonproject water for domestic, municipal, industrial, and other beneficial purposes.
H R 1236 To designate the headquarters building of the Department of Housing and Urban Development in Washington, DC, as the Robert C. Weaver Federal Building.
H R 1237 To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to permit grants for the national estuary program to be used for the development and implementation of a comprehensive conservation and management plan, to reauthorize appropriations to carry out the program, and for other purposes.
H R 1238 To combat the crime of international trafficking and to protect the rights of victims.
H R 1239 To designate certain lands in Alaska as wilderness.
H R 1240 To amend the Professional Boxing Safety Act of 1996 to require that the scores of each judge be made public after each round.
H R 1241 To amend the Controlled Substances Act and the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act to eliminate mandatory minimum penalties relating to crack cocaine offenses.
H R 1242 For the relief of Mary Yaros.
H R 1243 To reauthorize the National Marine Sanctuaries Act.
H R 1244 To provide a framework for consideration by the legislative and executive branches of unilateral economic sanctions.
H R 1245 To amend title 18, United States Code, to regulate the transfer of firearms over the Internet, and for other purposes.
H R 1246 To create a National Museum of Women's History Advisory Committee.
H R 1247 To expand the fund raising authorities of the American Battle Monuments Commission to expedite the establishment of the World War II memorial in the District of Columbia and to ensure adequate funds for the repair and long-term maintenance of the memorial, and for other purposes.
H R 1248 To prevent violence against women.
H R 1249 To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a national cemetery for veterans in the Atlanta, Georgia, metropolitan area.
H R 1250 To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to clarify and improve the requirements for the development of an automated entry-exit control system, to enhance land border control and enforcement, and for other purposes.
H R 1251 To designate the United States Postal Service building located at 8850 South 700 East, Sandy, Utah, as the "Noal Cushing Bateman Post Office Building".
H R 1252 To amend the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century to repeal the Interstate System Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Pilot Program.
H R 1253 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restrict the use of tax-exempt financing by governmentally owned electric utilities and to subject certain activities of such utilities to income tax.
H R 1254 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals a refund of up to 5 percent of the income tax otherwise payable for taxable year 1999.
H R 1255 To amend the Appalachian Regional Development Act of 1965 to add Hickman, Lawrence, Lewis, Perry, and Wayne Counties, Tennessee, to the Appalachian region.
H R 1256 To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to provide for an annual limit on the amount of certain fees which may be collected by the Securities and Exchange Commission.
H R 1257 To amend title 49, United States Code, relating to continuation of operating assistance for small transit operators in large urbanized areas.
H R 1258 To accelerate the Wilderness designation process by establishing a timetable for the completion of wilderness studies on Federal Lands.
H R 1259Social Security and Medicare Safe Deposit Box Act of 1999
H R 1260 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the harbor maintenance tax and to amend the Water Resources Development Act of 1986 to authorize appropriations for activities formerly funded with revenues from the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund.
H R 1261 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and title XIX of the Social Security Act to promote the purchase of private long-term care insurance by providing tax deductibility, State Medicaid flexibility, and information dissemination.
H R 1262 To provide that existing facilities located on the Pentwater River in Michigan, are not required to be licensed by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission under part 1 of the Federal Power Act.
H R 1263 To require the Federal Government to disclose to Federal employees on each paycheck the Government's share of taxes for old-age, survivors, and disability insurance and for hospital insurance of the employee, and the Government's total payroll allocation for the employee.
H R 1264 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require that each employer show on the W-2 form of each employee the employer's share of taxes for old-age, survivors, and disability insurance and for hospital insurance for the employee as well as the total amount of such taxes for such employee.
H R 1265 To develop a demonstration project through the National Science Foundation to encourage interest in the fields of mathematics, science, and information technology.
H R 1266 To authorize appropriations for the payment of United States arrearages to the United Nations.
H R 1267 To provide grants to local educational agencies that agree to begin school for secondary students after 9:00 in the morning.
H R 1268 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to ensure the integrity of the Social Security trust funds by requiring the Managing Trustee to invest such trust funds in marketable obligations of the United States.
H R 1269 To amend the Federal Oil and Gas Royalty Management Act of 1982 to strengthen sanctions for violations of that Act relating to oil or gas royalties.
H R 1270 To authorize States and political subdivisions of States to control the management of municipal solid waste generated within their jurisdictions, and to exempt States and political subdivisions of States from civil liability with respect to the good faith passage, implementation, and enforcement of flow control ordinances.
H R 1271 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to prohibit discrimination in the payment of wages on account of sex, race, or national origin, and for other purposes.
H R 1272 To amend the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act to allow State educational agencies and local educational agencies to establish and implement uniform policies with respect to discipline and order applicable to all children within their jurisdiction to ensure safety and an appropriate educational atmosphere in their schools.
H R 1273 To require the Federal Communications Commission to repeal unconstitutional reporting and recordkeeping requirements, and for other purposes.
H R 1274 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit for medical research related to developing vaccines against widespread diseases.
H R 1275 To amend the Animal Welfare Act to prohibit the interstate movement of live birds for the purpose of having the birds participate in animal fighting.
H R 1276 To amend the Truth in Lending Act to protect consumers from certain unreasonable practices of creditors which result in higher fees or rates of interest for credit cardholders, and for other purposes.
H R 1277 To amend the National Labor Relations Act, to establish the National Public Employment Relations Commission, and to amend title I of the Employment Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide for joint trusteeship of single-employer pension plans.
H R 1278 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the limitation on the estate tax deduction for family-owned business interests.
H R 1279 To designate the Federal building and United States post office located at 223 Sharkey Street in Clarksdale, Mississippi, as the "Aaron E. Henry Federal Building and United States Post Office".
H R 1280 To require the Consumer Product Safety Commission to ban toys which in size, shape, or overall appearance resemble real handguns.
H R 1281 To allow media coverage of court proceedings.
H R 1282 To amend title 11, United States Code, to limit the value of certain real and personal property that an individual debtor may elect to exempt under State or local law; to make nondischargeable consumer debts for luxury goods and services acquired in the 90-day period ending on the date a case is commenced under such title; and to permit parties in interest to request the dismissal of cases under chapter 7 of such title.
H R 1283 To establish legal standards and procedures for the fair, prompt, inexpensive, and efficient resolution of personal injury claims arising out of asbestos exposure, and for other purposes.
H R 1284 To provide for protection of the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge and endangered species and other protected species of fish and wildlife that inhabit or use that refuge, to ensure that scarce wildlife refuge land in and around the Minneapolis, Minnesota, metropolitan area is not subjected to physical or auditory impairment, and to ensure that the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 is adequately implemented.
H R 1285 To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require that group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans provide coverage of cancer screening.
H R 1286 To amend title 38, United States Code, to expand the list of diseases presumed to be service connected with respect to radiation-exposed veterans.
H R 1287 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to grant relief to participants in multiemployer plans from certain section 415 limits on retirement plans.
H R 1288 To require Medicare providers to disclose publicly staffing and performance in order to promote improved consumer information and choice, to protect employees of Medicare providers who report concerns about the safety and quality of services provided by Medicare providers or who report violations of Federal or State law by those providers, and to require review of the impact on public health and safety of proposed mergers and acquisitions of Medicare providers.
H R 1289 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to waive recoupment of the Federal government Medicaid share of tobacco-related State settlements under certain conditions.
H R 1290 To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act relating to wetlands mitigation banking, and for other purposes.
H R 1291 To prohibit the imposition of access charges on Internet service providers, and for other purposes.
H R 1292 To provide that no Federal income tax shall be imposed on amounts received by Holocaust victims or their heirs.
H R 1293 To amend title 46, United States Code, to provide equitable treatment with respect to State and local income taxes for certain individuals who perform duties on vessels.
H R 1294 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the period for filing for a credit or refund of individual income taxes from 3 to 7 years.
H R 1295 To amend the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act to provide for the explusion from school and termination of educational services with respect to a child with a disability who carries a weapon to school or to a school function.
H R 1296 To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish an outpatient clinic in the Seventh Congressional District of Georgia.
H R 1297 To amend the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to reduce losses caused by repetitive flooding, and for other purposes.
H R 1298 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to permit public schools and certain other entities to determine presumptive eligibility for children under the Medicaid Program.
H R 1299 To provide a safety net for farmers through reform of the marketing loan program under the Agricultural Market Transition Act, expansion of land enrollment opportunities under the conservation reserve program, and maintaining opportunities for foreign trade in United States agricultural commodities.
H R 1300 To amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to promote brownfields redevelopment, to reauthorize and reform the Superfund program, and for other purposes.
H R 1301 To amend the Clean Air Act to prohibit the listing of liquefied petroleum gas under section 112(r) of that Act.
H R 1302 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to exempt from the minimum wage recordkeeping and overtime compensation requirements certain specialized employees.
H R 1303 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for dry cleaning equipment which uses reduced amounts of hazardous substances.
H R 1304 To ensure and foster continued patient safety and quality of care by making the antitrust laws apply to negotiations between groups of health care professionals and health plans and health insurance issuers in the same manner as such laws apply to collective bargaining by labor organizations under the National Labor Relations Act.
H R 1305 To prohibit funding to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) until debt owed to the United States by heavily indebted poor countries has been canceled.
H R 1306 To amend title 28, United States Code, to provide for an additional place of holding court for the Western Division of the Central Judicial District of California.
H R 1307 To provide for grants, a national clearinghouse, and a report to improve the quality and availability of after-school programs.
H R 1308 To extend the supplemental security income benefits program to Guam and the United States Virgin Islands.
H R 1309 To authorize the Secretary of Energy to provide compensation and increased safety for on-site storage of spent nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive waste.
H R 1310 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow non-itemizers a deduction for a portion of their charitable contributions.
H R 1311 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to waive the income inclusion on a distribution from an individual retirement account to the extent that the distribution is contributed for charitable purposes.
H R 1312 To impose a moratorium on increases in the rates charged for cable television service, to require the Federal Communications Commission to conduct an inquiry into the causes of such increases and the impediments to competition, and for other purposes.
H R 1313 To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to restrict the use of physical and chemical restraints and seclusion in certain facilities receiving Medicare or Medicaid funds, to require recording and reporting of information on that use and on sentinel events occurring in those facilities, and for other purposes.
H R 1314 To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate a portion of the Columbia River as a recreational river, and for other purposes.
H R 1315 To amend the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 to eliminate the fiscal year limitation on the cap on the percentage of community development block grant funds received by the City and County of Los Angeles, California, that may be used to provide public services and to provide that all communities in the County of Los Angeles receiving such block grant funds may use the same percentage of such amounts to provide public services as the City and County of Los Angeles.
H R 1316 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce employer and employee Social Security taxes to the extent there is a Federal budget surplus.
H R 1317 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a refundable credit for taxpayers owning certain commercial power takeoff vehicles.
H R 1318 To authorize the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations treatment) to the products of Kyrgyzstan.
H R 1319 To assure that innocent users and businesses gain access to solutions to the year 2000 problem-related failures through fostering an incentive to settle year 2000 lawsuits that may disrupt significant sectors of the American economy.
H R 1320 To regulate interstate commerce by electronic means by permitting and encouraging the continued expansion of electronic commerce through the operation of free market forces, and other purposes.
H R 1321 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the holding period for long-term capital gain treatment to 6 months.
H R 1322 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the limits on the amount of nondeductible contributions to individual retirement plans and to adjust the amount of deductible contributions to individual retirement accounts for inflation.
H R 1323 To promote research to identify and evaluate the health effects of silicone breast implants, and to ensure that women and their doctors receive accurate information about such implants.
H R 1324 To amend the Emergency Food Assistance Act of 1983 to authorize appropriations to purchase and to make available to emergency feeding organizations additional commodities for distribution to needy persons.
H R 1325 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify the amount of the charitable deduction allowable for contributions of food inventory, and for other purposes.
H R 1326 To continue and expand the program to provide assistance to separated and retired members of the Armed Forces to obtain certification and employment as teachers, to transfer the jurisdiction over the program to the Secretary of Education, and for other purposes.
H R 1327 To designate the United States Postal Service building located at 34480 Highway 101 South in Cloverdale, Oregon, as the "Maurine B. Neuberger United States Post Office".
H R 1328 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow the research credit for expenses attributable to certain collaborative research consortia.
H R 1329 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that tips received for certain services shall not be subject to income or employment taxes.
H R 1330 To amend title 18, United States Code, to increase the mandatory minimum penalties provided for possessing, brandishing, or discharging a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence or drug trafficking crime.
H R 1331 To promote youth entrepreneurship education.
H R 1332 To amend the Truth in Lending Act to expand protections for consumers by adjusting statutory exemptions and civil penalties to reflect inflation, to eliminate the Rule of 78s accounting for interest rebates in consumer credit transactions, and for other purposes.
H R 1333 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide assistance to first-time homebuyers.
H R 1334 To provide for the enhanced implementation of the amendments made to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act by the Food Quality Protection Act of 1996, and for other purposes.
H R 1335 To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend COBRA continuation coverage for surviving spouses.
H R 1336 To authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to provide enhanced vouchers for rental assistance under section 8 of the United States Housing Act of 1937 for low-income elderly and disabled tenants of housing projects with expiring contracts for Federal rental assistance to ensure that such tenants can afford to retain their previously assisted dwelling units, and for other purposes.
H R 1337 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the tax on vaccines to 25 cents per dose.
H R 1338 To authorize appropriations for the Federal Election Commission for fiscal year 2000 and succeeding fiscal years.
H R 1339 To require insured depository institutions, depository institution holding companies, and insured credit unions to protect the confidentiality of financial information obtained concerning their customers, and for other purposes.
H R 1340 To require brokers, dealers, investment companies, and investment advisers to protect the confidentiality of financial information obtained concerning their customers, and for other purposes.
H R 1341 To amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to establish a national family caregiver support program, and for other purposes.
H R 1342 To protect children from firearms violence.
H R 1343 To provide for the continued maintenance and preservation of Governors Island, New York, by the Administrator of General Services.
H R 1344 To promote and improve access to health care services in rural areas.
H R 1345 To eliminate the mandate that States require people to provide their Social Security numbers on applications for recreational licenses.
H R 1346 To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to safeguard public health and provide to consumers food that is safe, unadulterated, and honestly presented.
H R 1347 To provide for a Medicare subvention demonstration project for veterans, to improve the Department of Defense TRICARE program, and for other purposes.
H R 1348 To establish a moratorium on the Foreign Visitors Program at the Department of Energy nuclear laboratories and to require the establishment of a counterintelligence program at each of those laboratories.
H R 1349 To amend title 18, United States Code, to combat the over-utilization of prison health care services and control rising prisoner health care costs.
H R 1350 To restore freedom of choice to women in the uniformed services serving outside the United States.
H R 1351 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the estate and gift tax.
H R 1352 To provide housing assistance to domestic violence victims.
H R 1353 To authorize the conveyance of the Naval Weapons Industrial Reserve Plant No. 387 in Dallas, Texas.
H R 1354 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage a strong community-based banking system.
H R 1355 To make available funds appropriated for the payment of United Nations arrearages.
H R 1356 To end international sexual trafficking, and for other purposes.
H R 1357 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the maximum amount which may be contributed annually to an individual retirement plan to $5,000 and to increase the maximum amount which may be contributed annually to an education individual retirement account to $2,000.
H R 1358 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax credits for making energy efficiency improvements to existing homes and for constructing new energy efficient homes.
H R 1359 To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse to be constructed at 10 East Commerce Street in Youngstown, Ohio, as the "Frank J. Battisti and Nathaniel R. Jones Federal Building and United States Courthouse".
H R 1360 To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to provide for equitable duty treatment for certain wool used in making suits.
H R 1361 To bar the imposition of increased tariffs or other retaliatory measures against the products of the European Union in response to the banana regime of the European Union.
H R 1362 To make satisfactory progress toward completion of high school or a college program a permissible work activity under the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families.
H R 1363 To specify that the legal public holiday known as Washington's Birthday be called by that name.
H R 1364 To exclude certain veterans' compensation and pension amounts from consideration as adjusted income for purposes of determining the amount of rent paid by a family for a dwelling unit assisted under the United States Housing Act of 1937.
H R 1365 To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to recognize the time required to save funds for the college education of adopted children.
H R 1366 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the tax on beer to its pre-1991 level.
H R 1367 To amend section 211 of the Clean Air Act to prohibit the use of the fuel additive MTBE in gasoline.
H R 1368 To prohibit the use of funds appropriated to the Department of Defense from being used for the deployment of ground elements of the United States Armed Forces in Kosovo unless that deployment is specifically authorized by law.
H R 1369 To authorize the Secretary of Defense to make military helicopters and other equipment available to State and local governments to assist in emergency law enforcement and rescue operations.
H R 1370 To amend the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act of 1977 to prevent persons doing business in interstate commerce from providing financial support to the International Olympic Committee until the International Olympic Committee adopts institutional reforms.
H R 1371 To amend the Federal tort claims provisions of title 28, United States Code, to repeal the exception for claims arising outside the United States, and for other purposes.
H R 1372 To prohibit the Department of the Interior from expending any funds for a mid-Atlantic coast offshore oil and gas lease sale.
H R 1373 To promote the development of a government in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro) based on democratic principles and the rule of law, and that respects internationally recognized human rights, to assist the victims of Serbian oppression, to apply measures against the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, and for other purposes.
H R 1374 To designate the United States Post Office building located at 680 U.S. Highway 130 in Hamilton, New Jersey, as the "John K. Rafferty Hamilton Post Office Building".
H R 1375 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the maximum financial risk permitted for physicians participating in Medicare+Choice plans and encourage payment for quality.
H R 1376 To extend the tax benefits available with respect to services performed in a combat zone to services performed in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (Serbia/Montenegro) and certain other areas, and for other purposes.
H R 1377 An act to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 9308 South Chicago Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, as the "John J. Buchanan Post Office Building".
H R 1378 To authorize appropriations for carrying out pipeline safety activities under chapter 601 of title 49, United States Code.
H R 1379 To amend the Omnibus Consolidated and Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1999, to make a technical correction relating to an emergency supplemental appropriation for international narcotics control and law enforcement assistance.
H R 1380 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide compensatory time for employees in the private sector.
H R 1381 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide that an employee's "regular rate" for purposes of calculating overtime compensation will not be affected by certain additional payments.
H R 1382 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide an exemption from overtime compensation for firefighters and rescue squad members who volunteer their services.
H R 1383 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow registered vendors to administer refunds of Federal excise taxes on kerosene used in unvented heaters for home heating purposes.
H R 1384 To authorize an interpretive center and related visitor facilities within the Four Corners Monument Tribal Park, and for other purposes.
H R 1385 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the financial limitation on rehabilitation services under part B of the Medicare Program.
H R 1386 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income gain on the sale of a family farming business to a family member.
H R 1387 To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for Government furnished headstones or markers for the marked graves of veterans.
H R 1388 To establish a demonstration project to study and provide coverage of routine patient care costs for Medicare beneficiaries with cancer who are enrolled in an approved clinical trial program.
H R 1389 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the information reporting requirement relating to the Hope Scholarship and Lifetime Learning Credits imposed on educational institutions and certain other trades and businesses.
H R 1390 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the rates of income tax imposed on indvidual taxpayers by 3 percentage points, to provide for a carryover basis of property acquired from a decedent, and for other purposes.
H R 1391 To require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a program under which States may be certified to carry out voluntary environmental cleanup programs and to amend CERCLA regarding the liability of landowners and prospective purchasers.
H R 1392 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to enter into contracts with providers of services to furnish certain inpatient hospital services at an all-inclusive rate of payment.
H R 1393 To provide wage parity for certain Department of Defense employees in Texas and Oklahoma.
H R 1394 To provide for the appointment of additional Federal district judges in the State of Florida, and for other purposes.
H R 1395 To amend the Clean Air Act to suspend the application of certain motor vehicle fuel requirements in areas within the State of California during certain periods in order to reduce the retail cost of gasoline, and for other purposes.
H R 1396 To save taxpayers money, reduce the deficit, cut corporate welfare, and protect and restore America's natural heritage by eliminating the fiscally wasteful and ecologically destructive commercial logging program on Federal public lands and to facilitate the economic recovery and diversification of communities dependent on the Federal logging program.
H R 1397 For the relief of Herman J. Koehler, III.
H R 1398 To amend section 211 of the Clean Air Act to prohibit the use of certain fuel additives.
H R 1399 To amend title IV of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 to provide States with the option to allow legal immigrant pregnant women, children, and blind or disabled medically needy individuals to be eligible for medical assistance under the Medicaid Program, and for other purposes.
H R 1400 To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to improve collection and dissemination of information concerning bond prices and to improve price competition in bond markets, and for other purposes.
H R 1401 To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000 and 2001 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe military personnel strengths for fiscal years 2000 to 2001, and for other purposes.
H R 1402 To require the Secretary of Agriculture to implement the Class I milk price structure known as Option 1-A as part of the implementation of the final rule to consolidate Federal milk marketing orders.
H R 1403 To nullify the effect of certain provisions of various Executive orders.
H R 1404 To amend title 11 of the United States Code to include the earned income credit in property that the debtor may elect to exempt from the estate.
H R 1405 To designate the Federal building located at 143 West Liberty Street, Medina, Ohio, as the "Donald J. Pease Federal Building".
H R 1406 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that certain bonds issued by local governments in connection with delinquent real property taxes may be treated as tax exempt.
H R 1407 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify the individual capital gains tax for all individuals and to provide modest reductions in the capital gains tax for most individuals.
H R 1408 To make available funds for a security assistance training and support program for the self-defense of Kosova.
H R 1409 To amend title 31, United States Code, to provide that the provisions requiring payment of Federal benefits in the form of electronic funds transfers shall not apply with respect to benefits payable under the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program under title II of the Social Security Act.
H R 1410 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt small issues from the restrictions on the deduction by financial institutions for interest.
H R 1411 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a 2-month extension for the due date for filing a tax return for any member of a uniformed service on a tour of duty outside the United States for a period which includes the normal due date for such filing.
H R 1412 To amend the National Labor Relations Act to require the arbitration of initial contract negotiation disputes, and for other purposes.
H R 1413 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand and make permanent the Medicare demonstration project for military retirees and dependents.
H R 1414 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from income certain amounts received under the National Health Service Corps Scholarship Program and the F. Edward Hebert Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship and Financial Assistance Program.
H R 1415 To authorize appropriations for the Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, and for other purposes.
H R 1416 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that interest on indebtedness used to finance the furnishing or sale of rate-regulated electric energy or natural gas in the United States shall be allocated solely to sources within the United States.
H R 1417 To amend title 49, United States Code, to make nonmilitary government aircraft subject to safety regulation by the Department of Transportation.
H R 1418 To amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 concerning liability for the sale of certain facilities for residential use.
H R 1419 To amend chapter 5 of title 28, United States Code, to eliminate a vacant judgeship in the eastern district and establish a new judgeship in the western district of North Carolina, and for other purposes.
H R 1420 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 of provide a revenue-neutral simplification of the individual income tax.
H R 1421 To prohibit the use of vending machines to sell tobacco products in all locations other than in locations in which the presence of minors is not permitted.
H R 1422 To require the establishment of a Consumer Price Index for Elderly Consumers to compute cost-of-living increases for Social Security and Medicare benefits under titles II and XVIII of the Social Security Act.
H R 1423 To amend title 18, United States Code, to restrict the mail-order sale of body armor.
H R 1424 To limit access to body armor by violent felons and to facilitate the donation of Federal surplus body armor to State and local law enforcement agencies.
H R 1425 To authorize security assistance for the Kosova Liberation Army to be used for training and support for their established self-defense forces in order to defend and protect the civilian population of Kosova against armed aggression.
H R 1426 To prevent the laundering of money.
H R 1427 To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to further improve the safety and health of working environments, and for other purposes.
H R 1428 To amend title 18, United States Code, to strengthen the ban against assault weapons by restricting the availability of such weapons and certain of their component parts.
H R 1429 To establish a program under the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to eliminate redlining in the insurance business.
H R 1430 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand alternatives for families with children, to establish incentives to improve the quality and supply of child care, to increase the availablility and affordability of professional development for child care providers, to expand youth development opportunities, to ensure the safety of children placed in child care centers in Federal facilities, to ensure adequate child care subsidies for low-income working families, and for other purposes.
H R 1431 To reauthorize and amend the Coastal Barrier Resources Act.
H R 1432 To amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide long-term nursing care at public expense to any veteran with a service-connected disability of 50 percent or greater.
H R 1433 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction for State and local sales taxes in lieu of State and local income taxes.
H R 1434 To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970.
H R 1435 To allow depository institutions to offer negotiable order of withdrawal accounts to all businesses, to repeal the prohibition on the payment of interest on demand deposits, to require the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System to pay interest on certain reserves, and for other purposes.
H R 1436 To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970.
H R 1437 To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970.
H R 1438 To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970.
H R 1439 To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970.
H R 1440 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the 15 and 28 percent individual income tax rates to 10 and 23 percent over a 10 year period.
H R 1441 To amend section 8(a) of the National Labor Relations Act.
H R 1442 To amend the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 to continue and extend authority for transfers to State and local governments of certain property for law enforcement, public safety, and emergency response purposes.
H R 1443 To provide for the collection of data on traffic stops.
H R 1444 A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish a program to plan, design , and construct facilities to mitigate impacts associated with irrigation system water diversions by local governmental entities in the Pacific Ocean drainage of the States of Oregon, Washington, Montana, and Idaho.
H R 1445 To promote research into, and the development of an ultimate cure for, the disease known as fragile X.
H R 1446 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a tax-free distribution from a qualified retirement plan to the extent that the distribution is contributed for charitable purposes.
H R 1447 To provide for the coordinated end-to-end testing and disclosure of the readiness of certain Federal and non-Federal computer systems for the year 2000 computer problem.
H R 1448 To require the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration to redesign expeditiously the airspace over the New Jersey/New York metropolitan area, and for other purposes.
H R 1449 To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit sports agents from influencing college athletes.
H R 1450 To protect the privacy of the individual with respect to the Social Security number and other personal information, and for other purposes.
H R 1451 To establish the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission.
H R 1452 To create United States money in the form of noninterest bearing credit in accordance with the 1st and 5th clauses of section 8 of Article I of the Constitution of the United States, to provide for noninterest bearing loans of the money so created to State and local governments solely for the purpose of funding capital projects.
H R 1453 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restore the deduction for 2-earner married couples.
H R 1454 To affirm the religious freedom of taxpayers who are conscientiously opposed to participation in war, to provide that the income, estate, or gift tax payments of such taxpayers be used for nonmilitary purposes, to create the Religious Freedom Peace Tax Fund to receive such tax payments, to improve revenue collection, and for other purposes.
H R 1455 To amend title XI of the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a mechanism to promote the provision of Medicare cost-sharing assistance to eligible low-income Medicare beneficiaries.
H R 1456 To improve the National Writing Project.
H R 1457 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the credit for producing electricity from certain renewable resources.
H R 1458 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction for the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance taxes paid by employees and self-employed individuals, and for other purposes.
H R 1459 To authorize the Secretary of Labor to establish voluntary protection programs.
H R 1460 To amend the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo and Alabama and Coushatta Indian Tribes of Texas Restoration Act to decrease the requisite blood quantum required for membership in the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo tribe.
H R 1461 To amend title 18, United States Code, to exempt qualified law enforcement officers from State laws prohibiting the carrying of concealed firearms.
H R 1462 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for the ownership and control of corporations by employees.
H R 1463 To require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to conduct a feasibility study for applying airport bubbles as a method of identifying, assessing, and reducing the adverse environmental impacts of airport ground and flight operations and improving the overall quality of the environment, and for other purposes.
H R 1464 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that farm income may be allocated among taxable years.
H R 1465 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit for residential solar energy property.
H R 1466 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer taxes.
H R 1467 To promote freedom, fairness, and economic opportunity for families by repealing the income tax, abolishing the Internal Revenue Service, and enacting a national retail sales tax to be administered primarily by the States.
H R 1468 To amend the Agricultural Market Transition Act to eliminate the limitation on loan rates for marketing assistance loans through the 2002 crop year.
H R 1469 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reestablish the marketing aspects of farmers' cooperatives in relation to adding value to a farmer's product by feeding it to animals and selling the animals and to grant a declaratory judgment remedy relating to the status and classification of farmers' cooperatives.
H R 1470 To reduce corporate welfare and promote corporate responsibility.
H R 1471 To eliminate money laundering in the private banking system, to require the Secretary of the Treasury to warn insured depository institutions of foreign countries in which there is a concentration of money laundering activities, to amend the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 to require the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System to include money laundering activities in the consideration of applications under section 3 of such Act, and for other purposes.
H R 1472 To allow postal patrons to contribute to funding for diabetes research through the voluntary purchase of certain specially issued United States postage stamps.
H R 1473 For the relief of Vince Munoz, Governor of the Tribal Council of the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo and all other enrolled members of the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo.
H R 1474 To restore the traditional day of observance of Memorial Day.
H R 1475 To enable drivers to choose a more affordable form of auto insurance that also provides for more adequate and timely compensation for accident victims, and for other purposes.
H R 1476 To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish additional national cemeteries for veterans.
H R 1477 To withhold voluntary proportional assistance for programs and projects of the International Atomic Energy Agency relating to the development and completion of the Bushehr nuclear power plant in Iran, and for other purposes.
H R 1478 To amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to protect breastfeeding by new mothers.
H R 1479 To amend the Multifamily Assisted Housing Reform and Affordability Act of 1997 to provide for renewal of contracts for rental assistance under section 8 of the United States Housing Act of 1937 for moderate rehabilitation projects in the same manner as other projects with such expiring contracts.
H R 1480 To provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the United States Army Corps of Engineers to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States, and for other purposes.
H R 1481 To designate the United States courthouse under construction at 333 Las Vegas Boulevard South in Las Vegas, Nevada, as the "Lloyd D. George United States Courthouse".
H R 1482 To reauthorize the Welfare-To-Work program to provide additional resources and flexibility to improve the administration of the program.
H R 1483 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure the proper payment of approved nursing and paramedical education programs under the Medicare Program.
H R 1484 To authorize appropriations for homeless veterans reintegration projects under the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act.
H R 1485 To permit certain long-term permanent resident aliens to seek cancellation of removal or waiver of inadmissibility under the Immigration and Nationality Act, and for other purposes.
H R 1486 To provide for a transition to market-based rates for power sold by the Federal Power Marketing Administrations and the Tennessee Valley Authority, and for other purposes.
H R 1487 To provide for public participation in the declaration of national monuments under the Act popularly known as the Antiquities Act of 1906.
H R 1488 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Social Security Act to repeal provisions relating to the State enforcement of child support obligations and the disbursement of such support and to require the Internal Revenue Service to collect and disburse such support through wage withholding and other means.
H R 1489 To clarify boundaries on maps related to the Coastal Barrier Resources System.
H R 1490 To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to set aside up to $2 per person from park entrance fees or assess up to $2 per person visiting the Grand Canyon or another national park to secure bonds for capital improvements to the park, and for other purposes.
H R 1491 To amend the Trade Act of 1974 to consolidate and enhance the trade adjustment assistance and NAFTA transitional adjustment assistance programs under that Act, and for other purposes.
H R 1492 To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to provide for parity between private entities and public entities with respect to civil actions against the entities that arise from the ownership or operation of public water systems.
H R 1493 To amend the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 to transfer Federal participation in the America's Agricultural Heritage Partnership in the State of Iowa to the Secretary of the Interior, and for other purposes.
H R 1494 To provide dollars to the classroom.
H R 1495 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of outpatient prescription drugs under the Medicare Program.
H R 1496 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve access and choice for entrepreneurs with small businesses with respect to medical care for their employees.
H R 1497 To amend the Small Business Act with respect to the women's business center program.
H R 1498 To amend the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, and for other purposes.
H R 1499 For the relief of Jean-Loup J. M. Chretien.
H R 1500 To accelerate the Wilderness designation process by establishing a timetable for the completion of wilderness studies on Federal Lands.
H R 1501 To provide grants to ensure increased accountability for juvenile offenders.
H R 1502 To minimize the disruption of Government and private sector operations caused by the Year 2000 computer problem.
H R 1503 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an exclusion for gain from sale of farmland which is similar to the exclusion from gain on the sale of a principal residence.
H R 1504 To streamline, modernize, and enhance the authority of the Secretary of Agriculture relating to plant protection and quarantine, and for other purposes.
H R 1505 To amend United States trade laws to address more effectively import crises.
H R 1506 To provide for the orderly disposal of certain Federal land in the State of Nevada and for the acquisition of environmentally sensitive land in the State, and for other purposes.
H R 1507 To require the Secretary of Transportation to grant exemptions under section 41714 of title 49, United States Code, to allow 30 additional slot exemptions at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport for air carriers to provide daily air service between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and other airports that are more than 1, 250 statute miles from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, and for other purposes.
H R 1508 To prohibit entry of the Russian vessel KAPITAN MAN into any port in the United States at which there is a United States naval presence.
H R 1509 To authorize the Disabled Veterans' LIFE Memorial Foundation to establish a memorial in the District of Columbia or its environs to honor veterans who became disabled while serving in the Armed Forces of the United States.
H R 1510 To promote environmental justice, public health, and pollution reduction efforts.
H R 1511 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require certain additional information in statements of explanation of benefits provided to Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare Program.
H R 1512 To improve the safety of firearms.
H R 1513 To allow Federal employees to take advantage of the transportation fringe benefit provisions of the Internal Revenue Code that are available to private sector employees.
H R 1514 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide for mandatory coverage of services furnished by nurse practitioners and clinical nurse specialists under State Medicaid plans.
H R 1515 To amend the Public Health Service Act, Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit group and individual health plans from imposing treatment limitations or financial requirements on the coverage of mental health benefits and on the coverage of substance abuse and chemical dependency benefits if similar limitations or requirements are not imposed on medical and surgical benefits.
H R 1516 To amend the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act to provide for payment of compensation to individuals exposed to radiation as the result of working in uranium mines and mills which provided uranium for the use and benefit of the United States Government, and for other purposes.
H R 1517 To provide for the test and evaluation by the Armed Forces of the Mobile Expeditionary Accurate Night Vision Compatible Portable Airfield Lighting System.
H R 1518 To amend title X of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1992 to authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to provide assistance for startup costs of community programs to prevent residentially based lead poisoning in children.
H R 1519 To provide for humanitarian assistance for Kosovar Albanian refugees, and for other purposes.
H R 1520 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to give priority, in the allotment of immigrant visas to unmarried sons and daughters of citizens, to an alien who attains the age of 21 after the date on which a petition to classify the alien is filed, and for other purposes.
H R 1521 To preserve and protect archaeological sites and historical resources of the central Mississippi Valley through the establishment of the Mississippi Valley National Historical Park as a unit of the National Park System on former Eaker Air Force Base in Blytheville, Arkansas.
H R 1522 To safeguard communities, lives, and property from catastrophic wildfire by authorizing contracts to reduce hazardous fuels buildups on forested Federal lands in wildland/urban interface areas while also using such contracts to undertake forest management projects to protect noncommodity resources, and for other purposes.
H R 1523 To establish mandatory procedures to be followed by the Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management in advance of the permanent closure of any forest road so as to ensure local public participation in the decisionmaking process.
H R 1524 To authorize the continued use on public lands of the expedited processes successfully used for windstorm-damaged national forests and grasslands in Texas.
H R 1525 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide simplified criteria, in lieu of the common law rules, for determining whether an individual is an employee or an independent contractor and to limit retroactive employment tax reclassifications.
H R 1526 To promote the international competitiveness of the United States commercial space industry, to ensure access to space for the Federal Government and the private sector, and to minimize the opportunities for the transfer to other nations of critical satellite technologies.
H R 1527 To provide funding for the academic programs of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
H R 1528 To reauthorize and amend the National Geologic Mapping Act of 1992.
H R 1529 To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to modify the treatment of certain patient days for purposes of determining the amount of disproportionate share adjustment payments to hospitals under the Medicare Program.
H R 1530 To make forestry insurance plans available to owners and operators of private forest land, to encourage the use of prescribed burning on private forest land, and for other purposes.
H R 1531 To ensure safety in public schools by increasing police presence.
H R 1532 To strengthen warning labels on smokeless tobacco products.
H R 1533 To compensate the Wyandotte Tribe of Oklahoma for the taking of certain rights by the Federal Government, and for other purposes.
H R 1534 To amend title VI of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to include programs that encourage academic rigor in scientific education in elementary schools.
H R 1535 To extend the milk price support program through 2002 at the rate in effect for 1999.
H R 1536 To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to encourage the broadest possible participation of producers in the Federal crop insurance program and to ensure the continued availability of affordable crop insurance for producers.
H R 1537 To amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to provide for the development and use of brownfields, and for other purposes.
H R 1538 To provide flexibility to certain local educational agencies that develop voluntary public and private parental choice programs under title VI of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965.
H R 1539 To repeal the stock loan limit in the Federal Reserve Act.
H R 1540 To reform the Exchange Stabilization Fund.
H R 1541 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restore the deduction for business meals and entertainment.
H R 1542 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for screening retinal eye examinations under the Medicare Program for individuals diagnosed with diabetes.
H R 1543 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to combat fraud and abuse under the Medicare Program with respect to partial hospitalization services.
H R 1544 To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a demonstration project to provide Medicare beneficiaries greater information with respect to various courses of treatment for certain diseases or injuries to enable the beneficiaries to make more informed decisions when selecting a course of treatment for the disease or injury.
H R 1545 To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to provide for improved data collection and evaluations of State Children's Health Insurance Programs, and for other purposes.
H R 1546 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide increased retirement savings opportunities, and for other purposes.
H R 1547 To amend title 10, United States Code, to make certain improvements with respect to the TRICARE program.
H R 1548 To provide for a 3-judge division of the court to determine whether cases alleging breach of secret Government contracts should be tried in court.
H R 1549 To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to establish a National Clean Water Trust Fund and to authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to use amounts in that Fund to carry out projects to restore and recover waters of the United States from damages resulting from violations of that Act, and for other purposes.
H R 1550 To authorize appropriations for the United States Fire Administration for fiscal years 2000 and 2001, and for other purposes.
H R 1551 To authorize the Federal Aviation Administration's civil aviation research and development programs for fiscal years 2000 and 2001, and for other purposes.
H R 1552 To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2000 and fiscal year 2001 for the Marine Research and related environmental research and development program activities of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the National Science Foundation, and for other purposes.
H R 1553 To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2000 and fiscal year 2001 for the National Weather Service, Atmospheric Research, and National Environmental Satellite, Data and Information Service activities of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and for other purposes.
H R 1554 To amend the provisions of title 17, United States Code, and the Communications Act of 1934, relating to copyright licensing and carriage of broadcast signals by satellite.
H R 1555 To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2000 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes.
H R 1556 To establish a National Commission on the Prevention of School Violence.
H R 1557 To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000 and 2001 for certain maritime programs of the Department of Transportation, and for other purposes.
H R 1558 To authorize expenditures by the Panama Canal Commission for fiscal year 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 1559 To amend the Uranium Mill Tailings Radiation Control Act of 1978 to provide for the remediation of the Atlas mill tailings site near Moab, Utah.
H R 1560 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a 2-year recovery period for depreciation of computers and peripheral equipment used in manufacturing.
H R 1561 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the alternative minimum tax on individuals.
H R 1562 To prohibit the use of funds appropriated to the Department of Defense from being used for the deployment of ground elements of the United States Armed Forces in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia unless that deployment is specifically authorized by law.
H R 1563 To prohibit the use of funds appropriated to the Department of Defense from being used for the deployment of ground elements of the United States Armed Forces in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia unless that deployment is specifically authorized by law.
H R 1564 To require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study regarding Fort King, Florida.
H R 1565 To amend the Trademark Act of 1946 relating to dilution of famous marks, and for other purposes.
H R 1566 To prohibit the use of funds appropriated to the Department of Defense from being used for the deployment of ground elements of the United States Armed Forces in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia unless that deployment is specifically authorized by law.
H R 1567 To amend the Freedom for Russia and Emerging Eurasian Democracies and Open Markets Support Act of 1992 to eliminate the restriction on assistance to Azerbaijan.
H R 1568 To provide technical, financial, and procurement assistance to veteran owned small businesses, and for other purposes.
H R 1569 To prohibit the use of funds appropriated to the Department of Defense from being used for the deployment of ground elements of the United States Armed Forces in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia unless that deployment is specifically authorized by law.
H R 1570 To create incentives for the People's Republic of China and India to adopt a policy of restraint with respect to its nuclear activities, and for other purposes.
H R 1571 To designate the Federal building under construction at 600 State Street in New Haven, Connecticut, as the "Merrill S. Parks, Jr., Federal Building".
H R 1572 To require the adoption and utilization of digital signatures by Federal agencies and to encourage the use of digital signatures in private sector electronic transactions.
H R 1573 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to exempt elementary and secondary schools from the fee imposed on employers filing petitions with respect to non-immigrant workers under the H-1B program.
H R 1574 To extend the inspection requirements of the Federal Meat Inspection Act to rabbits produced for human consumption.
H R 1575 To amend the Electronic Fund Transfer Act to limit fees charged by financial institutions for the use of automatic teller machines, and for other purposes.
H R 1576 To amend the Truth in Lending Act to prohibit the distribution of any negotiable check or other instrument with any solicitation to a consumer by a creditor to open an account under any consumer credit plan or to engage in any other credit transaction which is subject to such Act, and for other purposes.
H R 1577 To establish certain uniform legal principles of liability with respect to manufacturers of products.
H R 1578 To amend the wetland conservation provisions of the Food Security Act of 1985 and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to permit the unimpeded use of privately owned crop, range, and pasture lands that have been used for the planting of crops or the grazing of livestock in at least five of preceding ten years.
H R 1579 To provide for payments to children's hospitals that operate graduate medical education programs.
H R 1580 To prohibit the sale of guns that have not been approved by the Secretary of the Treasury, and for other purposes.
H R 1581 To end the use of steel-jawed leghold traps on animals in the United States.
H R 1582 To suspend temporarily the duty on a certain chemical.
H R 1583 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent law the $5,000 first-time homebuyer credit for the District of Columbia.
H R 1584 To prohibit the distribution or receipt of restricted explosives without a Federal permit, and to require applications for such permits to include a photograph and the fingerprints of the applicant.
H R 1585 To streamline the regulation of depository institutions, to safeguard confidential banking and credit union supervisory information, and for other purposes.
H R 1586 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand S corporation eligibility for banks, and for other purposes.
H R 1587 To encourage States to establish competitive retail markets for electricity, to clarify the roles of the Federal Government and the States in retail electricity markets, to remove certain Federal barriers to competition, and for other purposes.
H R 1588 To amend title 11 of the United States Code to permit all debtors to exempt certain payments receivable on account of discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, or gender, and for other purposes.
H R 1589 To amend the Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act of 1994 to provide for the establishment of school violence prevention hotlines.
H R 1590 To provide retirement security for all Americans.
H R 1591 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to permit States the option to provide Medicaid coverage for low-income individuals infected with HIV.
H R 1592 To establish certain requirements regarding the Food Quality Protection Act of 1996, and for other purposes.
H R 1593 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the exemption from the self-employment tax for certain termination payments received by former life insurance salesmen.
H R 1594 To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve benefits for Filipino veterans of World War II, and for other purposes.
H R 1595 To amend title 23, United States Code, to provide for a national standard to prohibit the operation of motor vehicles by individuals under the influence of alcohol.
H R 1596 To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide, with respect to research on breast cancer, for the increased involvement of advocates in decision making at the National Cancer Institute.
H R 1597 To amend title 23, United States Code, to provide for national minimum sentences for individuals convicted of operating motor vehicles under the influence of alcohol.
H R 1598 To provide a patent term restoration review procedure for certain drug products.
H R 1599 To amend the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 to authorize the purchase of information technology related to the Year 2000 computer conversion by State and local governments through Federal supply schedules.
H R 1600 To provide that Federal contracts and certain Federal subsidies shall be provided only to businesses which have qualified profit-sharing plans.
H R 1601 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to restore the link between the maximum amount of earnings by blind individuals permitted without demonstrating ability to engage in substantial gainful activity and the exempt amount permitted in determining excess earnings under the earnings test.
H R 1602 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the amount of depreciable business assets which may be expensed, and for other purposes.
H R 1603 To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for permanent eligibility of former members of the Selected Reserve for veterans housing loans.
H R 1604 To reauthorize, and modify the conditions for, the consent of Congress to the Northeast Interstate Dairy Compact and to grant the consent of Congress to the Southern Dairy Compact.
H R 1605 To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 402 North Walnut Street in Harrison, Arkansas, as the `J. Smith Henley Federal Building and United States Courthouse'.
H R 1606 To amend chapter 84 of title 5, United States Code, to make certain temporary Federal service creditable for retirement purposes.
H R 1607 To assist States in providing individuals a credit against State income taxes or a comparable benefit for contributions to charitable organizations working to prevent or reduce poverty and protect and encourage donations to charitable organizations, to prohibit discrimination against nongovernmental organizations and certain individuals on the basis of religion in the distribution of government funds to provide government assistance and the distribution of such assistance, to allow such organizations to accept such funds to provide such assistance without impairing the relegious character of such organizations, to provide for tax-free distributions from individual retirement accounts for charitable purposes, and for other purposes.
H R 1608 To reaffirm and clarify the Federal relationship of the Swan Creek Black River Confederated Ojibwa Tribes of Michigan as a distinct federally recognized Indian tribe and to restore aboriginal rights, and for other purposes.
H R 1609 To amend Public Law 105-188 to provide for the mineral leasing of certain Indian lands in Oklahoma.
H R 1610 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to reinstate the DSH allotment level for Minnesota to the fiscal year 1995 level.
H R 1611 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction for contributions to individual investment accounts, and for other purposes.
H R 1612 To establish a comprehensive program to ensure the safety of food products intended for human comsumption which are regulated by the Food and Drug Administration.
H R 1613 To restore to the original owners certain lands that the Federal Government took for military purposes in 1940.
H R 1614 To authorize the Small Business Administration to provide financial and business development assistance to military reservists' small businesses, and for other purposes.
H R 1615 To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to extend the designation of a portion of the Lamprey River in New Hampshire as a recreational river to include an additional river segment.
H R 1616 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify certain provisions applicable to real estate investment trusts.
H R 1617 To amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act to provide for the eventual removal of intrastate distribution restrictions on State inspected meat and poultry.
H R 1618 To amend section 106 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968 to improve the housing counseling program of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and for other purposes.
H R 1619 To amend the Quinebaug and Shetucket Rivers Valley National Heritage Corridor Act of 1994 to expand the boundaries of the Corridor.
H R 1620 To amend the National Labor Relations Act to provide for inflation adjustments to the mandatory jurisdiction thresholds of the National Labor Relations Board.
H R 1621 To prohibit the use of the "Made in USA" label on products of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and to deny such products duty-free and quota-free treatment.
H R 1622 To prohibit the importation of products made with dog or cat fur, to prohibit the sale, manufacture, offer for sale, transportation, and distribution of products made with dog or cat fur in the United States, and for other purposes.
H R 1623 To reduce class size, and for other purposes.
H R 1624 To improve the quality of housing for elderly individuals and families, and for other purposes.
H R 1625 To provide a process for declassifying on an expedited basis certain documents relating to human rights abuses in Guatemala, Honduras, and other regions.
H R 1626 To amend the Clean Air Act to repeal the highway sanctions.
H R 1627 To require the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to distribute funds available for grants under title IV of the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act to help ensure that each State receives not less than 0.5 percent of such funds for certain programs, and for other purposes.
H R 1628 To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a national cemetery for veterans in the Miami, Florida, metropolitan area.
H R 1629 To provide grants to rural eligible local educational agencies to enable the agencies to recruit and retain qualified teachers.
H R 1630 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend permanently environmental remediation costs.
H R 1631 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make higher education more affordable by providing a full tax deduction for higher education expenses and interest on student loans.
H R 1632 To provide that certain attribution rules be applied with respect to the counting of certain prisoners in a decennial census of population.
H R 1633 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the limitation on the use of foreign tax credits under the alternative minimum tax.
H R 1634 To amend the Consumer Credit Protection Act to assure meaningful disclosures of the terms of rental-purchase agreements, including disclosures of all costs to consumers under such agreements, to provide certain substantive rights to consumers under such agreements, and for other purposes.
H R 1635 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that a member of the uniformed services shall be treated as using a principal residence while away from home on qualified official extended duty in determining the exclusion of gain from the sale of such residence.
H R 1636 To provide for a reduction in the rate of adolescent pregnancy through the evaluation of public and private prevention programs, and for other purposes.
H R 1637 To amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to extend authorizations of appropriations for programs under the Act through fiscal year 2004, to establish a National Family Caregiver Support Program, to modernize aging programs and services, to address the need to engage in life course planning, and for other purposes.
H R 1638 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand S corporation eligibility for banks, and for other purposes.
H R 1639 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require 6-months' advance notice to enrollees of Medicare managed care plans of termination of hospital participation under such plans.
H R 1640 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restore and make permanent the exclusion from gross income for amounts received under qualified group legal services plans.
H R 1641 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to eliminate PAC contributions to individual House of Representatives candidates, to provide a tax credit and tax deduction for contributions to such candidates, to provide for voluntary expenditure limitations in House of Representatives elections, and for other purposes.
H R 1642 To require local educational agencies to develop and implement a random drug testing and counseling program for students in grades 9 through 12.
H R 1643 To establish a moratorium on large fishing vessels in Atlantic herring and mackerel fisheries.
H R 1644 To provide the people of Cuba with access to food and medicines from the United States, and for other purposes.
H R 1645 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for full payment rates under Medicare to hospitals for costs of direct graduate medical education of residents for residency training programs in specialties or subspecialties which the Secretary of Health and Human Services designates as critical need specialty or subspecialty training programs.
H R 1646 To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide for an extra payment amount under the Medicare Program to rural providers of services who furnish case manager services to Medicare beneficiaries.
H R 1647 To amend the Crime Control Act of 1990 to prohibit law enforcement agencies from imposing a waiting period before accepting reports of missing children less than 21 years of age.
H R 1648 To establish State infrastructure banks for education.
H R 1649 To abolish the Department of Energy.
H R 1650 To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to modify the requirements for implementation of an entry-exit control system.
H R 1651 To amend the Fishermen's Protective Act of 1967 to extend the period during which reimbursement may be provided to owners of United States fishing vessels for costs incurred when such a vessel is seized and detained by a foreign country.
H R 1652 To establish the Yukon River Salmon Advisory Panel.
H R 1653 To approve a governing international fishery agreement between the United States and the Russian Federation.
H R 1654 To authorize appropriations for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration for fiscal years 2000, 2001, and 2002, and for other purposes.
H R 1655 To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000 and 2001 for the civilian energy and scientific research, development, and demonstration and related commercial application of energy technology programs, projects, and activities of the Department of Energy, and for other purposes.
H R 1656 To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000 and 2001 for the commercial application of energy technology and related civilian energy and scientific programs, projects, and activities of the Department of Energy, and for other purposes.
H R 1657 To disclose environmental risks to children's health and expand the public's right to know about toxic chemical use and release, and for other purposes.
H R 1658 To provide a more just and uniform procedure for Federal civil forfeitures, and for other purposes.
H R 1659 To reinforce police training and reestablish police and community relations, and to create a commission to study and report on the policies and practices that govern the training, recruitment, and oversight of police officers, and for other purposes.
H R 1660 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the incentives for the construction and renovation of public schools and to provide tax incentives for corporations to participate in cooperative agreements with public schools in distressed areas.
H R 1661 To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act and part 7 of subtitle B of title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to establish standards for the health quality improvement of children in managed care plans and other health plans.
H R 1662 To amend Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide for the inclusion of mentoring programs for novice teachers in the professional development activities of local educational agencies, and for other purposes.
H R 1663 To designate as a national memorial the memorial being built at the Riverside National Cemetery in Riverside, California to honor recipients of the Medal of Honor.
H R 1664 An Act providing emergency authority for guarantees of loans to qualified steel and iron ore companies and to qualified oil and gas companies, and for other purposes.
H R 1665 To allow the National Park Service to acquire certain land for addition to the Wilderness Battlefield in Virginia, as previously authorized by law, by purchase or exchange as well as by donation.
H R 1666 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service at 200 East Pinckney Street in Madison, Florida, as the "Captain Colin P. Kelly, Jr. Post Office".
H R 1667 To amend title 23, United States Code, relating to vehicle weight limitations.
H R 1668 To authorize the National Park Service to conduct a feasibility study for the preservation of the Loess Hills in western Iowa.
H R 1669 To provide that an annual pay adjustment for Members of Congress may not exceed the cost-of-living adjustment in benefits under title II of the Social Security Act for that year.
H R 1670 To establish a commission to study the culture and glorification of violence in America.
H R 1671 To grant a Federal charter to Korean War Veterans Association, Incorporated.
H R 1672 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require States Medicaid plans to provide for payment for costs of medical services under individualized education programs under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act after they exceed $3,500 in a school year.
H R 1673 To provide bonus funds to local educational agencies that adopt a policy to end social promotion.
H R 1674 To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act with respect to civil actions against public waters systems that are in compliance with national drinking water regulations promulgated by the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency.
H R 1675 To provide for the full funding of the Pell Grant Program.
H R 1676 To amend part Q of title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1965 to prevent motorist stops motivated by race or other bias.
H R 1677 To restrict the sale of cigarettes in packages of less than 15 cigarettes.
H R 1678 To amend title 49, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Transportation to initiate investigations of unfair methods of competition by major air carriers against new entrant air carriers.
H R 1679 To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide assistance and slots with respect to air carrier service between high density airports and certain small and nonhub airports that have unreasonably high airfares, to improve jet aircraft service to markets that have unreasonably high airfares, and for other purposes.
H R 1680 To provide for the conveyance of Forest Service property in Kern County, California, in exchange for county lands suitable for inclusion in Sequoia National Forest.
H R 1681 To concentrate Federal resources aimed at the prosecution of drug offenses on those offenses that are major.
H R 1682 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a permanent tax incentive for research and development, and for other purposes.
H R 1683 For the relief of Paul Green.
H R 1684 To amend the Consumer Credit Protection Act and other banking laws to protect consumers who avail themselves of payday loans from usurious interest rates and exorbitant fees, perpetual debt, the use of criminal actions to collect debts, and other unfair practices by payday lenders, to encourage the States to license and closely regulate payday lenders, and for other purposes.
H R 1685 To provide for the recognition of electronic signatures for the conduct of interstate and foreign commerce, to restrict the transmission of certain electronic mail advertisements, to authorize the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe rules to protect the privacy of users of commercial Internet websites, to promote the rapid deployment of broadband Internet services, and for other purposes.
H R 1686 To ensure that the Internet remains open to fair competition, free from government regulation, and accessible to American consumers.
H R 1687 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals a refundable credit against income tax for health insurance costs, to allow employees who elect not to participate in employer subsidized health plans an exclusion from gross income for employer payments in lieu of such participation, and for other purposes.
H R 1688 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restore the deduction for the travel expenses of a taxpayer's spouse who accompanies the taxpayer on business travel.
H R 1689 To prohibit States from imposing restrictions on the operation of motor vehicles providing limousine service between a place in a State and a place in another State, and for other purposes.
H R 1690 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income of individual taxpayers discharges of indebtedness attributable to certain forgiven residential mortgage obligations.
H R 1691 To protect religious liberty.
H R 1692 To direct the Secretary of the Interior to study the suitability and feasibility of including the Gaviota Coast of California in the National Park System.
H R 1693 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to clarify the overtime exemption for employees engaged in fire protection activities.
H R 1694 To provide Public Safety and Community Policing Renewal Grants, and for other purposes.
H R 1695 To provide for the conveyance of certain Federal public lands in the Ivanpah Valley, Nevada, to Clark County, Nevada, for the development of an airport facility, and for other purposes.
H R 1696 To direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey the Griffith Project to the Southern Nevada Water Authority.
H R 1697 To provide for the review and classification of physician assistant positions in the Federal Government, and for other purposes.
H R 1698 To amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act to provide that a quality grade label issued by the Secretary of Agriculture may not be used for imported meat and meat food products.
H R 1699 To direct the Secretary of the Treasury to issue war bonds to pay for Operation Allied Force and related humanitarian operations.
H R 1700 To provide that a national missile defense system shall not be subject to an otherwise applicable statutory requirement that a major defense acquisition program not proceed beyond low-rate initial production before completion of initial operational test and evaluation and that an environmental impact statement prepared for the construction of any element of such a system shall not be subject to judicial review.
H R 1701 To suspend temporarily the duty on certain polyethylene base materials.
H R 1702 To amend title 18, United States Code, to ban using the Internet to obtain or dispose of a firearm.
H R 1703 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prevent the conversion of ordinary income or short-term capital gain into income eligible for the long-term capital gain rates, and for other purposes.
H R 1704 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit to primary health providers who establish practices in health professional shortage areas.
H R 1705 To amend the Clean Air Act to waive the oxygen content requirement for reformulated gasoline and to phase-out the use of MTBE, and for other purposes.
H R 1706 To prohibit the Federal Government from planning, developing, implementing, or administering any national teacher test or method of certification and from withholding funds from States or local educational agencies that fail to adopt a specific method of teacher certification.
H R 1707 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the conducting of certain games of chance shall not be treated as an unrelated trade or business.
H R 1708 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a simplified method for determining a partner's share of items of a partnership which is a qualified investment club.
H R 1709 To authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress to Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. in recognition of his outstanding and enduring contributions to the Nation.
H R 1710 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for expenses of attending elementary and secondary schools and for contributions to such schools and to charitable organizations which provide scholarships for children to attend such schools.
H R 1711 To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to authorize programs for predisaster mitigation, to streamline the administration of disaster relief, to control the Federal costs of disaster assistance, and for other purposes.
H R 1712 To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to authorize an estrogenic substances screening program.
H R 1713 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat certain dealer derivative financial instruments, hedging transactions, and supplies as ordinary assets.
H R 1714 To facilitate the use of electronic records and signatures in interstate or foreign commerce.
H R 1715 To extend the expiration date of the Defense Production Act of 1950, and for other purposes.
H R 1716 To provide for a study of long-term care needs in the 21st century.
H R 1717 To permanently ban the possession of firearms by dangerous juvenile offenders.
H R 1718 To amend the Appalachian Regional Development Act of 1965 to add Hickman, Lawrence, Lewis, Perry, and Wayne Counties, Tennessee, to the Appalachian region.
H R 1719 To authorize the Secretary of Defense to carry out the National Guard civilian youth opportunities program for fiscal year 2000 in an amount not to exceed $110,000,000.
H R 1720 To amend the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act to provide for an increase in the authorization of appropriations for community-based family resource and support grants under that Act.
H R 1721 To amend the Incentive Grants for Local Delinquency Prevention Program Act to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000 through 2005.
H R 1722 To amend the Head Start Act to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000 through 2005.
H R 1723 To encourage States to require a holding period for any student expelled for bringing a gun to school.
H R 1724 To increase discretionary funding for certain grant programs established under the "Edward Byrne Memorial State and Local Law Enforcement Assistance Programs".
H R 1725 To provide for the conveyance by the Bureau of Land Management to Douglas County, Oregon, of a county park and certain adjacent land.
H R 1726 To allow States to develop or expand instant gun checking capabilities, to allow a tax credit for the purchase of safe storage devices for firearms, to promote the fitting of handguns with child safety locks, and to prevent children from injuring themselves and others with firearms.
H R 1727 To eliminate the fees associated with Forest Service special use permits that authorize a church to use structures and improvements on National Forest System lands for religious or educational purposes.
H R 1728 To reauthorize the Trade Adjustment Assistance program through fiscal year 2003, and for other purposes.
H R 1729 To designate the Federal facility located at 1301 Emmet Street in Charlottesville, Virginia, as the "Pamela B. Gwin Hall".
H R 1730 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow the installment method to be used to report income from the sale of certain residential real property, and for other purposes.
H R 1731 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the credit for electricity produced from certain renewable resources shall apply to electricity produced from all biomass facilities and to extend the placed in service deadline for such credit.
H R 1732 To designate certain Federal land in the State of Utah as wilderness, and for other purposes.
H R 1733 To establish doctoral fellowships designed to increase the pool of scientists and engineers trained specifically to address the global energy and environmental challenges of the 21st century.
H R 1734 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to improve the quality of education and raise student achievement by strengthening accountability, raising standards for teachers, rewarding success, and providing better information to parents.
H R 1735 To establish a grant program to enable local educational agencies to develop and implement a random drug testing program for students in grades 7 through 12.
H R 1736 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide certain Medicare beneficiaries with an exemption to the financial limitations imposed on physical, speech-language pathology, and occupational therapy services under part B of the Medicare Program, and to provide for a system to vary those limitations using a classification of individuals based on diagnostic category and prior use of services.
H R 1737 To prohibit United States reconstruction assistance for the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro) as a result of Operation Allied Force.
H R 1738 To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide slot exemptions for nonstop regional jet service, and for other purposes.
H R 1739 To reform the financing of Federal elections.
H R 1740 To reliquidate certain entries of N,N-dicyolohexyll-2-benzothazole-sulfenamide.
H R 1741 To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to issue a certificate of documentation with appropriate endorsement for employment in the coastwise trade for the vessel M/V SANDPIPER.
H R 1742 To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000 and 2001 for the environmental and scientific research, development, and demonstration programs, projects, and activities of the Office of Research and Development and Science Advisory Board of the Environmental Protection Agency, and for other purposes.
H R 1743 To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000 and 2001 for the environmental and scientific and energy research, development, and demonstration and commercial application of energy technology programs, projects, and activities of the Office of Air and Radiation of the Environmental Protection Agency, and for other purposes.
H R 1744 To authorize appropriations for the National Institute of Standards and Technology for fiscal years 2000 and 2001, and for other purposes.
H R 1745 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for the removal of aliens who associate with known terrorists.
H R 1746 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to reduce telephone rates, provide advanced telecommunications services to schools, libraries, and certain health care facilities, and for other purposes.
H R 1747 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to increase the penalties imposed for making or accepting contributions in the name of another and to prohibit foreign nationals from making any campaign-related disbursements.
H R 1748 To amend title 5, United States Code, to increase the mandatory retirement age for law enforcement officers from 57 to 60 years of age.
H R 1749 To designate Wilson Creek in Avery and Caldwell Counties, North Carolina, as a component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
H R 1750 To assist local governments in assessing and remediating brownfield sites, to amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to encourage State voluntary response programs for remediating such sites, and for other purposes.
H R 1751 To establish the Carrizo Plain National Conservation Area in the State of California, and for other purposes.
H R 1752 To make improvements in the operation and administration of the Federal courts, and for other purposes.
H R 1753 An act to provide the research, identification, assessment, exploration, and development of methane hydrate resources, and for other purposes.
H R 1754 To require the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to develop and provide for the distribution of an educational curriculum in recognition of the 100th anniversary of the first powered flight.
H R 1755 To provide for reimbursing the States for the cost incurred by the States in implementing the Border Smog Reduction Act of 1998.
H R 1756 To provide for comprehensive brownfields assessment, cleanup, and redevelopment.
H R 1757 To provide for the orderly disposal of certain Federal lands in Clark County, Nevada, and to provide for the acquisition by the Secretary of the Interior of environmentally sensitive lands in the State of Nevada.
H R 1758 To amend the Agricultural Market Transition Act to extend the milk price support program through 2002 at an increased price support rate.
H R 1759 To ensure the long-term protection of the resources of the portion of the Columbia River known as the Hanford Reach.
H R 1760 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the incentives for the construction, repair, rehabilitation, and renovation of public schools.
H R 1761 To amend provisions of title 17, United States Code.
H R 1762 To amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to expand the scope of the respite care program of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
H R 1763 To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to provide that the cost of mitigation required under that Act for a public construction project may not exceed 10 percent of the total project costs.
H R 1764 To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide limited authority for concurrent receipt of military retired pay and veterans' disability compensation in the case of certain disabled military retirees who are over the age of 65.
H R 1765 To increase, effective as of December 1, 1999, the rates of disability compensation for veterans with service-connected disabilities and the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for survivors of certain service-connected disabled veterans, and for other purposes.
H R 1766 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the amount of the deduction allowed for meal and entertainment expenses associated with the performing arts.
H R 1767 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide for the allocation of any limitation imposed on school construction bonds with respect to which the holders are allowed a credit under the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, and to apply the wage requirements of the Davis-Bacon Act to projects financed with such bonds.
H R 1768 To strengthen America's firearms and explosives laws.
H R 1769 To eliminate certain inequities in the Civil Service Retirement System and the Federal Employees' Retirement System with respect to the computation of benefits for law enforcement officers, firefighters, air traffic controllers, nuclear materials couriers, and their survivors, and for other purposes.
H R 1770 To amend title 5, United States Code, to revise the overtime pay limitation for Federal employees, and for other purposes.
H R 1771 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide for an improved benefit computation formula for workers affected by the changes in benefit computation rules enacted in the Social Security Amendments of 1977 who attain age 65 during the 10-year period after 1981 and before 1992 (and related beneficiaries) and to provide prospectively for increases in their benefits accordingly.
H R 1772 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a refundable credit to certain senior citizens for premiums paid for coverage under Medicare Part B.
H R 1773 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide that any participant or beneficiary under an employee benefit plan shall be entitled to de novo review in court of benefit determinations under such plan.
H R 1774 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to not count work experience as an unauthorized alien for purposes of admission as an employment-based immigrant or an H-1B nonimmigrant.
H R 1775 To catalyze restoration of estuary habitat through more efficient financing of projects and enhanced coordination of Federal and non-Federal restoration programs, and for other purposes.
H R 1776 To expand homeownership in the United States.
H R 1777 To amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to assure access to covered emergency hospital services and emergency ambulance services under a prudent layperson test under group health plans and health insurance coverage.
H R 1778 To prohibit certain election-related activities by foreign nationals.
H R 1779 To amend title 10, United States Code, to make changes to the overseas special supplemental food program.
H R 1780 To provide for the settlement of claims of the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin.
H R 1781 To amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to prohibit the donation of competitive foods of minimal nutritional value in schools participating in Federal meal service programs before the end of the last lunch period of the schools.
H R 1782 To clarify the categories of children eligible for enrollment at the Library of Congress day care center.
H R 1783 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the deadline for filing estate tax returns from 9 months to 24 months after a decedent's death.
H R 1784 To terminate certain sanctions with respect to India and Pakistan.
H R 1785 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to stabilize indirect graduate medical education payments.
H R 1786 To enable America's schools to use their computer hardware to increase student achievement and prepare students for the 21st century workplace.
H R 1787 To reauthorize the participation of the Bureau of Reclamation in the Deschutes Resources Conservancy, and for other purposes.
H R 1788 To deny Federal public benefits to individuals who participated in Nazi persecution.
H R 1789 To restore the inherent benefits of the market economy by repealing the Federal body of statutory law commonly referred to as "antitrust law", and for other purposes.
H R 1790 To provide for public disclosure of accidental release scenario information in risk management plans, and for other purposes.
H R 1791 To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide penalties for harming animals used in Federal law enforcement.
H R 1792 To provide crime-fighting scholarships to certain law enforcement officers.
H R 1793 To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide for individual security accounts funded by employee and employer Social Security payroll deductions, to extend the solvency of the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, and for other purposes.
H R 1794 Concerning the participation of Taiwan in the World Health Organization (WHO).
H R 1795 To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Engineering.
H R 1796 To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a chronic disease prescription drug benefit under the Medicare Program.
H R 1797 To amend section 203 of the National Housing Act to require properties that are subject to mortgages insured under the FHA single family housing mortgage insurance program to be inspected and determined to comply with the minimum property standards established by the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development.
H R 1798 To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide additional support for and to expand clinical research programs, and for other purposes.
H R 1799 To amend title 38, United States Code, to revise and improve the authorities of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs relating to the provision of counseling and treatment for sexual trauma experienced by veterans.
H R 1800 To amend the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 to ensure that certain information regarding prisoners is reported to the Attorney General.
H R 1801 To make technical corrections to various antitrust laws and to references to such laws.
H R 1802 To amend part E of title IV of the Social Security Act to provide States with more funding and greater flexibility in carrying out programs designed to help children make the transition from foster care to self-sufficiency, and for other purposes.
H R 1803 To preserve and protect the surpluses of the Social Security trust funds by reaffirming the exclusion of receipts and disbursement from the budget, by setting a limit on the debt held by the public, and by amending the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to provide a process to reduce the limit on the debt held by the public.
H R 1804 To authorize the Pyramid of Remembrance Foundation to establish a memorial in the District of Columbia or its environs to soldiers who have lost their lives during peacekeeping operations, humanitarian efforts, training, terrorist attacks, or covert operations.
H R 1805 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a capital loss deduction with respect to the sale or exchange of a principal residence.
H R 1806 To amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require that group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans provide adequate access to providers of obstetric and gynecological services.
H R 1807 To establish a matching grant program to help State and local jurisdictions purchase bullet resistant equipment for use by law enforcement departments.
H R 1808 To provide an exemption from certain import prohibitions.
H R 1809 To prohibit the importation of dangerous firearms that have been modified to avoid the ban on semiautomatic assault weapons.
H R 1810 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt small issue bonds for agriculture from the State volume cap.
H R 1811 To amend the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act to provide adequate and certain remedies for sovereign tribal governments, and for other purposes.
H R 1812 To amend the Military Selective Service Act to suspend the registration requirement and the activities of civilian local boards, civilian appeal boards, and similar local agencies of the Selective Service System, except during national emergencies, and to require the Director of Selective Service to prepare a report regarding the development of a viable standby registration program for use only during national emergencies.
H R 1813 To prohibit the export to Hong Kong of certain high-speed computers.
H R 1814 To provide incentives for Indian tribes to collect and pay lawfully imposed State sales taxes on goods sold on tribal lands and to provide for penalties against Indian tribes that do not collect and pay such State sales taxes.
H R 1815 To rename Mount McKinley in Alaska as Denali.
H R 1816 To require coverage for colorectal cancer screenings.
H R 1817 To improve cellular telephone service in selected rural areas and to achieve equitable treatment of certain cellular license applicants.
H R 1818 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to improve the efficiency of the Federal Election Commission, to authorize appropriations for the Commission for fiscal year 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 1819 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals who are not eligible to participate in employer-subsidized health plans a refundable credit for their health insurance costs.
H R 1820 To amend title XII of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide grants to improve the infrastructure of elementary and secondary schools.
H R 1821 To authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress to Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. in recognition of his outstanding and enduring contributions to the Nation.
H R 1822 To establish an emergency loan guarantee program for steel and iron ore companies.
H R 1823 To authorize the sponsor of the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport in California to impose noise restrictions on operations at the airport without the approval of the Federal Aviation Administration.
H R 1824 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow small business employers a credit against income tax for certain expenses for long-term training of employees in highly skilled small business trades.
H R 1825 To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to issue a certificate of documentation with appropriate endorsement for employment in the coastwise trade for the vessel LUCKY DOG.
H R 1826 To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to issue a certificate of documentation with appropriate endorsement for employment in the coastwise trade for the vessel THE ENTERPRIZE.
H R 1827 To improve the economy and efficiency of Government operations by requiring the use of recovery audits by Federal agencies.
H R 1828 To provide for a more competitive electric power industry, and for other purposes.
H R 1829 To amend title 10, United States Code, to improve the administration of the volunteer civilian auxiliary of the Air Force known as the Civil Air Patrol.
H R 1830 To enhance the Federal-State Extended Benefit program, to provide incentives to States to implement procedures that will expand eligibility for unemployment compensation, to strengthen administrative financing of the unemployment compensation program, to improve the solvency of State accounts in the Unemployment Trust Fund, and for other purposes.
H R 1831 To authorize and request the President to award the Medal of Honor posthumously to Charles Richmond Metchear for his actions at Cienfuegos, Cuba during the Spanish-American War.
H R 1832 To reform unfair and anticompetitive practices in the professional boxing industry.
H R 1833 An Act to authorize appropriations for the United States Customs Service, and for other purposes.
H R 1834 To promote the growth of free enterprise and economic opportunity in the Caribbean Basin region, to increase trade between the region and the United States, and to encourage the adoption by Caribbean Basin countries of trade and investment policies necessary for participation in the Free Trade Area of the Americas.
H R 1835 To impose conditions on assistance authorized for North Korea, to impose restrictions on nuclear cooperation and other transactions with North Korea, and for other purposes.
H R 1836 To properly balance the wind and water erosion criteria and the wildlife suitability criteria to be used in the 18th signup of land in the conservation reserve program.
H R 1837 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide certain Medicare beneficiaries with an exemption to the financial limitations imposed on physical, speech-language pathology, and occupational therapy services under part B of the Medicare Program, and for other purposes.
H R 1838 To assist in the enhancement of the security of Taiwan, and for other purposes.
H R 1839 To authorize the Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to make grants to fire departments for the acquisition of thermal imaging cameras.
H R 1840 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the maximum taxable income for the 15 percent rate bracket, to provide a partial exclusion from gross income for dividends and interest received by individuals, to provide a long-term capital gains deduction for individuals, to increase the traditional IRA contribution limit, and for other purposes.
H R 1841 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to restore eligibility for adjustment of status under section 245(i) of that Act.
H R 1842 To provide matching grants for the construction, renovation and repair of school facilities in areas affected by Federal activities, and for other purposes.
H R 1843 To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to permit States to use funds under the State Children's Health Insurance Program for coverage of uninsured pregnant women, and for other purposes.
H R 1844 To provide for adjustment of status for certain aliens granted temporary protected status in the United States because of conditions in Lebanon.
H R 1845 To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for congressional review of civil aviation agreements.
H R 1846 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit the Attorney General to deem that an applicant for naturalization has taken an oath of renunciation and allegiance in certain cases where the applicant is medically unable to take the oath.
H R 1847 To amend title 10, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Defense to prescribe regulations to protect the confidentiality of communications between dependents of members of the Armed Forces and professionals providing therapeutic or related services regarding sexual or domestic abuse.
H R 1848 To ensure a woman's right to breastfeed her child on any portion of Federal property where the woman and her child are otherwise authorized to be.
H R 1849 To require the Attorney General to promulgate regulations relating to gender-related persecution, including female genital mutilation, for use in determining an alien's eligibility for asylum or withholding of deportation.
H R 1850 To amend the Agricultural Market Transition Act to convert the price support program for sugarcane and sugar beets into a system of solely recourse loans and to provide for the gradual elimination of the program.
H R 1851 To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to enhance protections for employees reporting workplace hazards to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
H R 1852 To amend title 28, United States Code, to allow a judge to whom a case is transferred to retain jurisdiction over certain multidistrict litigation cases for trial.
H R 1853 To provide for each American the opportunity to provide for his or her retirement through a S.A.F.E. account, and for other purposes.
H R 1854 To temporarily increase the number of visas available for backlogged spouses and children of lawful permanent resident aliens.
H R 1855 To exempt agreements relating to voluntary guidelines governing telecast material, movies, video games, Internet content, and music lyrics from the applicability of the antitrust laws.
H R 1856 To direct the Attorney General to establish a panel to study the issue of Federal benefits received by persons convicted of drug offenses.
H R 1857 To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to allow leave for individuals who give living organ donations, to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to paying travel and subsistence expenses that are incurred by individuals in donating or receiving of organs, and for other purposes.
H R 1858 To promote electronic commerce through improved access for consumers to electronic databases, including securities market information databases.
H R 1859 To require the United States Postal Service to submit certain reports to Congress before implementing the next rate increase for first-class postage, and to provide certain procedures regarding the use and sale of postage stamps during the initial period of such rate increase.
H R 1860 To require managed care organizations to contract with providers in medically underserved areas, and for other purposes.
H R 1861 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the deductibility of business meal expenses for individuals subject to Federal hours of service.
H R 1862 To combat nursing home fraud and abuse, increase protections for victims of telemarketing fraud, enhance safeguards for pension plans and health care benefit programs, and enhance penalties for crimes against seniors, and for other purposes.
H R 1863 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the treatment of bonds issued to acquire renewable resources on land subject to conservation easement.
H R 1864 To standardize the process for conducting public hearings for Federal agencies within the Department of the Interior.
H R 1865 To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to make grants for the construction of an addition to the American Merchant Marine Memorial Wall of Honor located in San Pedro, California.
H R 1866 To provide a process for the public to appeal certain decisions made by the National Park Service and by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service.
H R 1867 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to reform the financing of campaigns for elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.
H R 1868 To provide for a rural education development initiative, and for other purposes.
H R 1869 To amend title 18, United States Code, to expand the prohibition on stalking, and for other purposes.
H R 1870 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction for contributions to a volunteer firefighter savings account.
H R 1871 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make permanent the special immigrant religious worker program.
H R 1872 To direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish a program to designate as an Interstate Oasis certain facilities near the interstate highway system.
H R 1873 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the maximum taxable income for the 15 percent rate bracket.
H R 1874 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the maximum amount of wages that a farmer can pay for agricultural labor without being subject to the Federal unemployment tax on that labor to reflect inflation since the unemployment tax was first established, and to provide for an annual inflation adjustment in such maximum amount of wages.
H R 1875 To amend title 28, United States Code, to allow the application of the principles of Federal diversity jurisdiction to interstate class actions.
H R 1876 To amend the Clean Air Act to incorporate certain provisions of the transportation conformity regulations, as in effect on March 1, 1999.
H R 1877 To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to provide for duty-free treatment of personal effects of participants in certain world athletic events.
H R 1878 For the relief of Geert Bozen.
H R 1879 For the relief of Edwardo Reyes and Dianelita Reyes.
H R 1880 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to require candidates for election for the House of Representatives or the Senate to raise at least 50 percent of their contributions from individuals residing in the district or State involved, and for other purposes.
H R 1881 To modify the rate of basic pay and the classification of positions for certain United States Border Patrol agents, and for other purposes.
H R 1882 To amend provisions of law enacted by the Small Business Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act of 1996 to ensure full analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules proposed by certain agencies, and for other purposes.
H R 1883 To provide for the application of measures to foreign persons who transfer to Iran certain goods, services, or technology, and for other purposes.
H R 1884 To provide for the disclosure of the readiness of certain Federal and non-Federal computer systems for the year 2000 computer problem.
H R 1885 To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for facilitating the importation into the United States of certain drugs that have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration.
H R 1886 To amend the Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act to clarify the application of such Act.
H R 1887 To amend title 18, United States Code, to punish the depiction of animal cruelty.
H R 1888 To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a mandatory minimum prison sentence for certain wiretapping or electronic surveillance offenses by Federal officers or employees.
H R 1889 To amend title 18, United States Code, to impose stiffer penalties on persons convicted of lesser drug offenses.
H R 1890 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of qualified acupuncturist services under part B of the Medicare Program, and to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for coverage of such services under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program.
H R 1891 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a partial exclusion from gross income for dividends and interest received by individuals.
H R 1892 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide assistance to homeowners and small businesses to repair Formosan termite damage.
H R 1893 To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide that certain individuals who would be eligible for military retired pay for nonregular service but for the fact that they did not serve on active duty during a period of conflict may be paid such retired pay if they served in the United States merchant marine during or immediately after World War II.
H R 1894 To provide that a plaque be placed at the diplomatic entrance of the Department of State.
H R 1895 To develop programs that enhance school safety for our children.
H R 1896 To designate the Republic of Korea as a visa waiver pilot program country for one year under the Immigration and Nationality Act.
H R 1897 To provide for the establishment and maintenance of personal Social Security investment accounts under the Social Security system.
H R 1898 To provide for school safety, and for other purposes.
H R 1899 To require the Secretary of Labor to issue regulations to eliminate or minimize the significant risk of needlestick injury to health care workers.
H R 1900 To expand the use of competitive bidding under the Medicare Program.
H R 1901 To designate the United States border station located in Pharr, Texas, as the "Kika de la Garza United States Border Station".
H R 1902 To require the Secretary of Education to correct poverty data to account for cost of living differences.
H R 1903 To regulate the sale of firearms at gun shows.
H R 1904 For the relief of Abimbola Oyebade-Balogun.
H R 1905 Making appropriations for the Legislative Branch for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 1906 Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 1907 To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide enhanced protection for inventors and innovators, protect patent terms, reduce patent litigation, and for other purposes.
H R 1908 To authorize the transfer of naval vessels to certain foreign countries.
H R 1909 To make supplemental appropriations for fiscal year 1999 to ensure the inclusion of commonly used pesticides in State source water assessment programs, and for other purposes.
H R 1910 To prohibit abuses in the use of unsolicited bulk electronic mail, and for other purposes.
H R 1911 To require that health plans provide coverage for a minimum hospital stay for mastectomies and lymph node dissection for the treatment of breast cancer and coverage for secondary consultations.
H R 1912 To require the Secretary of the Army to designate Fort Belvoir, Virginia, as the site for the planned National Museum of the United States Army.
H R 1913 To authorize registration of Canadian pesticides for agricultural crops.
H R 1914 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit cooperatives to pay dividends on preferred stock without reducing patronage dividends.
H R 1915 To provide grants to the States to improve the reporting of unidentified and missing persons.
H R 1916 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce to 36 months the amortization period for reforestation expenditures and to increase to $25,000 the maximum annual amount of such expenditures which may be amortized.
H R 1917 To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make additional payments under the Medicare Program to certain home health agencies with high-cost patients, to provide for an interest-free grace period for the repayment of overpayments made by the Secretary to home health agencies, and for other purposes.
H R 1918 To provide for implementation of prohibitions against payment of Social Security benefits to prisoners, and for other purposes.
H R 1919 To require the Commissioner of Soical Security to provide prisoner information obtained from the States to Federal and federally assisted benefit programs as a means of preventing the erroneous provision of benefits to prisoners.
H R 1920 To establish a program to provide grants to expand the availability of public health dentistry programs in medically underserved areas, health professional shortage areas, and other Federally-defined areas that lack primary dental services.
H R 1921 To provide that the provision of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 on the accounting of tips in determining the wage of tipped employees shall preempt any State or local provision precluding a tip credit or requiring a tip credit less than the tip credit provided under such Act and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that tips received for certain services shall not be subject to income or employment taxes.
H R 1922 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to reform the financing of campaigns for election for Federal office.
H R 1923 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restore the exclusion from gross income for damage awards for emotional distress.
H R 1924 To prevent Federal agencies from pursuing policies of unjustifiable nonacquiescence in, and relitigation of, precedents established in the Federal judicial courts.
H R 1925 To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit sex offenders from entering National Parks.
H R 1926 To provide for the granting of refugee status in the United States to nationals of certain foreign countries in which American Vietnam War POW/MIAs or American Korean War POW/MIAs may be present, if those nationals assist in the return to the United States of those POW/MIAs alive.
H R 1927 To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to preserve all budget surpluses until legislation is enacted significantly extending the solvency of the Social Security and Medicare trust funds.
H R 1928 To simplify certain provisions of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.
H R 1929 To amend the Federal Deposit Insurance Act to control the disclosure by financial institutions of personal financial information of customers of the institutions, and for other purposes.
H R 1930 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require the operator of a World Wide Web site that offers to provide communication with any prisoner to disclose on the site the crime for which the prisoner is incarcerated and the release date for the prisoner.
H R 1931 To require agreements entered into between depository institutions and private parties relating to the Community Reinvestment Act of 1977 to be made available to the public and the appropriate Federal banking agency, to require each party to the agreement to regular report to such agency any amount received from other parties, and for other purposes.
H R 1932 To authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress to Father Theodore M. Hesburgh, in recognition of his outstanding and enduring contributions to civil rights, higher education, the Catholic Church, the Nation, and the global community.
H R 1933 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide for parental notification and consent prior to enrollment of a child in a bilingual education program or a special alternative instructional program for limited English proficient students.
H R 1934 To amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to establish the John H. Prescott Marine Mammal Rescue Assistance Grant Program.
H R 1935 To amend title 10, United States Code, to strengthen the limitations on participation by the Armed Forces in overseas airshows and trade exhibitions involving military equipment.
H R 1936 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prevent overpayment for hospital discharges to post-acute care services by eliminating the limitation on the number of diagnosis-related groups (DRGs) subject to the special transfer policy.
H R 1937 To amend the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, and the Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act of 1994, to allow grants received under such Act to be used to establish and maintain school violence hotlines.
H R 1938 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require appropriate training and certification for suppliers of certain listed items of orthotics or prosthetics.
H R 1939 To amend title 39, United States Code, to allow postal patrons to contribute to funding for Alzheimer's disease research through the voluntary purchase of certain specially issued United States postage stamps.
H R 1940 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify the tax treatment of Settlement Trusts established pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.
H R 1941 To protect the privacy of personally identifiable health information.
H R 1942 To encourage the establishment of free trade areas between the United States and certain Pacific Rim countries.
H R 1943 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat for unemployment compensation purposes Indian tribal governments the same as State or local units of government or as nonprofit organizations.
H R 1944 To approve a mutual settlement of the Water Rights of the Gila River Indian Community and the United States, on behalf of the Community and the Allottees, and Phelps Dodge Corporation, and for other purposes.
H R 1945 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax credits for Indian investment and employment, and for other purposes.
H R 1946 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the issuance of tax-exempt bonds by Indian tribal governments, and for other purposes.
H R 1947 To provide for the development, operation, and maintenance of the Nation's harbors, and for other purposes.
H R 1948 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit the discrimination, in the purchase or placement of advertisements for wire or cable communications, against minority owed or formatted communications entities, and for other purposes.
H R 1949 To suspend temporarily the duty on Rhinovirus drugs.
H R 1950 To amend the Federal Agriculture Improvement and Reform Act of 1996 to improve the farmland protection program.
H R 1951 To suspend temporarily the duty on HIV/AIDS drugs.
H R 1952 To suspend temporarily the duty on HIV/AIDS drugs.
H R 1953 To authorize leases for terms not to exceed 99 years on land held in trust for the Torres Martinez Desert Cahuilla Indians and the Guidiville Band of Pomo Indians of the Guidiville Indian Rancheria.
H R 1954 To regulate motor vehicle insurance activities to protect against retroactive regulatory and legal action and to create fairness in ultimate insurer laws and vicarious liability standards.
H R 1955 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt certain transactions at fair market value between partnerships and private foundations from the tax on self-dealing and to require the Secretary of the Treasury to establish an exemption procedure from such taxes.
H R 1956 To prohibit the Department of State from imposing a charge or fee for providing passport information to the general public.
H R 1957 To provide fairness in voter participation.
H R 1958 To establish the Fort Presque Isle National Historic Site in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
H R 1959 To designate the Federal building located at 743 East Durango Boulevard in San Antonio, Texas, as the "Adrian A. Spears Judicial Training Center".
H R 1960 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, to reauthorize and make improvements to that Act, and for other purposes.
H R 1961 To designate certain lands in the Valley Forge National Historical Park as the Valley Forge National Cemetery.
H R 1962 To prohibit the export of high-performance computers to certain countries until certain applicable provisions of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998 are fulfilled.
H R 1963 To suspend until December 31, 2002, the duty on triacetonamine.
H R 1964 To empower our educators.
H R 1965 To provide the Secretary of Health and Human Services and the Secretary of Education with increased authority with respect to asthma programs, and to provide for increased funding for such programs.
H R 1966 To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to carry out programs regarding the prevention and management of asthma, allergies, and related repiratory problems, to establish a tax credit regarding pest control services for multifamily residential housing in low-income communities, and for other purposes.
H R 1967 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives and job training grants for communities affected by the migration of businesses and jobs to Canada or Mexico as a result of the North American Free Trade Agreement.
H R 1968 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for additional benefits under the Medicare Program to prevent or delay the onset of illnesses, and for other purposes.
H R 1969 To authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to convey certain administrative sites in national forests in the State of Arizona, to convey certain land to the City of Sedona, Arizona for a wastewater treatment facility, and for other purposes.
H R 1970 To designate the Galisteo Basin Archaeological Protection Sites, to provide for the protection of archaeological sites in the Galisteo Basin of New Mexico, and for other purposes.
H R 1971 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage domestic oil and gas production, and for other purposes.
H R 1972 For the relief of Ashley Ross Fuller.
H R 1973 To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a national cemetery for veterans in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, metropolitan area.
H R 1974 Directing the President to develop a strategy to bring the United States back into full and active participation in the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.
H R 1975 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate the temporary increase in unemployment tax.
H R 1976 To amend the Motor Vehicle Information and Cost Savings Act to require that the fuel economy labels for new automobiles also contain air pollution information that consumers can use to help communities achieve Federal air quality standards.
H R 1977 To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide parity with respect to substance abuse treatment benefits under group health plans and health insurance coverage.
H R 1978 To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a national cemetery for veterans in Boise, Idaho.
H R 1979 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify the application of the excise tax imposed on arrow components.
H R 1980 To prohibit employment discrimination on any basis other than factors pertaining to job performance.
H R 1981 To authorize the Small Business Administration to provide financial and business development assistance to military reservists' small businesses, and for other purposes.
H R 1982 To name the Department of Veterans Affairs outpatient clinic located at 125 Brookley Drive, Rome, New York, as the "Donald J. Mitchell Department of Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic".
H R 1983 To amend the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to improve the agricultural credit programs of the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes.
H R 1984 To prevent the abuse of elderly people.
H R 1985 To improve the administration of oil and gas leases on Federal land, and for other purposes.
H R 1986 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify the rules relating to lessee construction allowances and to contributions to the capital of retailers.
H R 1987 To allow the recovery of attorneys' fees and costs by certain employers and labor organizations who are prevailing parties in proceedings brought against them by the National Labor Relations Board or by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
H R 1988 To establish the National Commission on Youth Crime and School Violence.
H R 1989 To amend title 18 of the United States Code to provide life imprisonment for repeat offenders who commit sex offenses against children.
H R 1990 To direct the Secretary of Transportation to take certain actions to improve the safety of persons present at roadside emergency scenes, and for other purposes.
H R 1991 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify that natural gas gathering lines are 7-year property for purposes of depreciation.
H R 1992 To provide for a reduction in regulatory costs by maintaining Federal average fuel economy standards applicable to automobiles in effect at current levels until changed by law.
H R 1993 To reauthorize the Overseas Private Investment Corporation and the Trade and Development Agency, and for other purposes.
H R 1994 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand S corporation eligibility for banks, and for other purposes.
H R 1995 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to empower teachers, improve student achievement through high-quality professional development for teachers, reauthorize the Reading Excellence Act, and for other purposes.
H R 1996 To ensure that children enrolled in Medicaid and other Federal means-tested programs at highest risk for lead poisoning are identified and treated, and for other purposes.
H R 1997 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income amounts received on account of claims based on certain unlawful discrimination and to allow income averaging for backpay and frontpay awards received on account of such claims, and for other purposes.
H R 1998 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to promote the coverage of frail elderly Medicare beneficiaries permanently residing in nursing facilities in specialized health insurance programs for the frail elderly.
H R 1999 To extend certain Medicare community nursing organization demonstration projects.
H R 2000 To amend title 10, United States Code, to increase the minimum Survivor Benefit Plan basic annuity for surviving spouses age 62 and older, and for other purposes.
H R 2001 To promote freedom, fairness, and economic opportunity for families by repealing the income tax, abolishing the Internal Revenue Service, and enacting a national retail sales tax to be administered primarily by the States.
H R 2002 To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct a study on mortality and adverse outcome rates of Medicare patients of providers of anesthesia services, and for other purposes.
H R 2003 To apply the same quality and safety standards to domestically manufactured handguns that are currently applied to imported handguns.
H R 2004 To provide that for taxable years beginning before 1980 the Federal income tax deductibility of flight training expenses shall be determined without regard to whether such expenses were reimbursed through certain veterans educational assistance allowances.
H R 2005 To establish a statute of repose for durable goods used in a trade or business.
H R 2006 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to require persons who are plan administrators of employee pension benefit plans or provide administrative services to such plans, and who also provide automobile insurance coverage or provide persons offering such coverage identifying information relating to plan participants or beneficiaries, to submit to the Federal Trade Commission certain information relating to such automobile insurance coverage.
H R 2007 To authorize the Consumer Product Safety Commission to regulate gun safety, to ban the transfer of a firearm to, or the possession of a firearm by, a person who has been convicted of a violent misdemeanor, and to ban the importation or manufacture of handguns which do not have certain safety features, and to ban the transfer of a firearm to, or the possession of a firearm by, a person who has been twice convicted of drunk driving.
H R 2008 To authorize the Consumer Product Safety Commission to regulate gun safety, and to ban the importation or manufacture of handguns which do not have certain safety features.
H R 2009 To apply the same quality and safety standards to domestically manufactured handguns that are currently applied to imported handguns.
H R 2010 To provide for the establishment of a National Firearm Injury Reporting System, and for grants to States for the collection of information on fatal injuries caused by firearms.
H R 2011 To establish the District Court of the Virgin Islands as a court under article III of the United States Constitution.
H R 2012 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of outpatient prescription drugs under the Medicare Program.
H R 2013 To amend the Inspector General Act of 1978 to provide for the appointment of the Inspector General of certain Federal agencies by the President of the United States.
H R 2014 To prohibit a State from imposing a discriminatory commuter tax on nonresidents.
H R 2015 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a 5-year extension for the work opportunity credit and the welfare-to-work credit.
H R 2016 To amend title 38, United States Code, to repeal the provision of law requiring termination of the Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans as of December 31, 1999.
H R 2017 To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to enable Federal agencies responsible for the preservation of threatened species and endangered species to rescue and relocate members of any of those species that would be taken in the course of certain reconstruction, maintenance, or repair of Federal or non-Federal manmade flood control levees.
H R 2018 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify certain rules relating to the taxation of United States business operating abroad, and for other purposes.
H R 2019 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the unearned income of children attributable to personal injury awards shall not be taxed at the marginal rate of the parents.
H R 2020 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide marriage penalty relief, incentives to encourage health coverage, and increased child care assistance, to extend certain expiring tax provisions, and for other purposes.
H R 2021 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to require group health plans and health insurance issuers to provide coverage for human leukocyte antigen testing.
H R 2022 To prohibit compliance by the executive branch with the 1972 Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty and the 1997 mutilateral Memorandum of Understanding related to that treaty.
H R 2023 To provide a schedule for production of elements for a national missile defense system.
H R 2024 To amend title 49, United States Code, to require air carriers to conduct safety audits of foreign air carriers as a condition of approval of certain cooperative arrangements between the carriers.
H R 2025 To ban the manufacture of handguns that cannot be personalized, to provide for a report to the Congress on the commercial feasibility of personalizing firearms, and to provide for grants to improve firearms safety.
H R 2026 To enforce the guarantees of the first, fourteenth, and fifteenth amendments to the Constitution of the United States by prohibiting certain devices used to deny the right to participate in certain elections.
H R 2027 To require that candidates who receive campaign financing from the Presidential Election Campaign Fund agree not to participate in multicandidate forums that exclude candidates who have broad-based public support.
H R 2028 To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2000 for infant and child health programs under chapters 1 and 10 of part I of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, and for other purposes.
H R 2029 To amend the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 to require that Federal agencies consult with State agencies and county and local governments on environmental impact statements.
H R 2030 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve the process by which the Secretary of Health and Human Services makes coverage determinations for items and services furnished under the Medicare Program, and for other purposes.
H R 2031 To provide for injunctive relief in Federal district court to enforce State laws relating to the interstate transportation of intoxicating liquor.
H R 2032 To amend the Department of Energy Organization Act to establish a Nuclear Security Administration and an Office of Under Secretary for National Security in the Department of Energy.
H R 2033 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide that the lowest unit rate for campaign advertising shall not be available for communications in which a candidate attacks an opponent of the candidate unless the candidate does so in person.
H R 2034 To provide for the establishment of a School Security Technology Center and to authorize grants for local school security programs, and for other purposes.
H R 2035 To correct errors in the authorizations of certain programs administered by the National Highway Traffic Administration.
H R 2036 To protect children.
H R 2037 To combat youth violence and to protect children from violent crime.
H R 2038 To amend section 468A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 with respect to deductions for decommissioning costs of nuclear powerplants.
H R 2039 To restore actuarial balance to the Social Security trust funds.
H R 2040 To provide for a comprehensive assessment of veterans' cemeteries.
H R 2041 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide to participants and beneficiaries of group health plans access to obstetric and gynecological care.
H R 2042 To establish a Commission on health policy for employer-sponsored health plans.
H R 2043 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide to participants and beneficiaries of group health plans access to unrestricted medical advice.
H R 2044 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide to participants and beneficiaries of group health plans access to pediatric care.
H R 2045 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide to participants and beneficiaries of group health plans access to emergency medical care.
H R 2046 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to ensure access by participants and beneficiaries of group health plans to information regarding plan coverage, managed care procedures, health care providers, and quality of medical care.
H R 2047 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to improve access and choice for entrepreneurs with small businesses with respect to medical care for their employees.
H R 2048 To amend section 922(x) of title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the transfer to and possession of handguns, semiautomatic assault weapons, and large capacity ammunicition feeding devices by individuals who are less than 21 years of age, and for other purposes.
H R 2049 To rename Wolf Trap Farm Park for the Performing Arts as "Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts".
H R 2050 To provide consumers with a reliable source of electricity and a choice of electric providers, and for other purposes.
H R 2051 To amend title 49, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Transportation to investigate and hold public hearings in response to petitions claiming unreasonably high air fares or inadequate air carrier competition at airports.
H R 2052 To provide the State of Oregon with a role in decisions made on environmental restoration and waste management at the Department of Energy's Hanford Reservation.
H R 2053 To allow taxpayers to designate contributions to charity on their return of tax and to establish the Checkoff for Charity Commission to ensure that such contributions are paid to the designated charities.
H R 2054 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce for individuals the maximum rate of tax on unrecaptured section 1250 gain from 25 percent to 20 percent.
H R 2055 To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve the safety of imported food, and for other purposes.
H R 2056 To establish United States Government policy regarding the necessity of requiring the full withdrawal of all Syrian military, security, intelligence and proxy forces from Lebanon and the restoration of Lebanon's independence.
H R 2057 To amend the Revised Statutes of the United States to eliminate the chilling effect on the constitutionally protected expression of religion by State and local officials that results from the threat that potential litigants may seek damages and attorney's fees.
H R 2058 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction for estate tax purposes equal to the value of the decedent's individual retirement plans, section 401(k) plans, and certain other retirement plans.
H R 2059 To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to extend the retroactive eligibility dates for financial assistance for higher education for spouses and dependant children of Federal, State, and local law enforcement officers who are killed in the line of duty.
H R 2060 To amend title 23, United States Code, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make revenues from excise taxes imposed on fuel used in trains available for projects for the elimination of hazards of railway-highway crossings, and for other purposes.
H R 2061 To amend title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to reduce the amount of funds to a State that does not have in effect certain provisions.
H R 2062 To amend the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 with respect to financial exploitation of older or disabled individuals.
H R 2063 To provide for a study of marketing practices of the firearms industry.
H R 2064 To suspend temporarily the duty on instant print film.
H R 2065 To suspend temporarily the duty on instant print film.
H R 2066 To amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to authorize the annual enrollment of land in the wetlands reserve program, to extend the program through 2005, and for other purposes.
H R 2067 To require that, for purposes of the 2000 census, members of the armed forces on active duty be allocated to their home of record, and overseas military dependents be allocated to their last United States residence or, alternatively, to the same place as the member of the armed forces.
H R 2068 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to remove the sunset and numerical limitation on Medicare participation in Medicare+Choice medical savings account (MSA) plans.
H R 2069 To permit Secretary of Health and Human Services to adjust Medicare payments to reflect deviations from generally accepted practice in overserving or underserving Medicare beneficiaries.
H R 2070 To provide for development and implementation of a single, unified prospective payment system for post-care hospital services.
H R 2071 To suspend temporarily the duty on a certain chemical used in the textile industry and in water treatment.
H R 2072 To suspend temporarily the duty on a certain chemical used in the paper industry.
H R 2073 To suspend temporarily the duty on a certain chemical used in water treatment.
H R 2074 To suspend temporarily the duty on a certain chemical used in water treatment and beauty care products.
H R 2075 To suspend temporarily the duty on a certain chemical used in photography products.
H R 2076 To suspend temporarily the duty on a certain chemical used in peroxide stabilizer and compounding.
H R 2077 To establish a National Forest Preserve consisting of certain Federal lands in the Sequoia National Forest in the State of California to protect and preserve remaining Giant Sequoia ecosystems and to provide increased recreational opportunities in connection with such ecosystems.
H R 2078 To suspend temporarily the duty on a certain chemical used in the textile industry.
H R 2079 To provide for the conveyance of certain National Forest System lands in the State of South Dakota.
H R 2080 To amend title 18, United States Code, to transport maximum security prisoners across State lines to prisons that are not classified to handle maximum security prisoners.
H R 2081 To provide for the appointment of an Assistant United States Attorney for each judicial district for the purpose of prosecuting firearms offenses.
H R 2082 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restore pension limits to equitable levels, and for other purposes.
H R 2083 To provide for the appointment by the Attorney General of a special counsel when investigation or prosecution of a person by an office or official of the Department of Justice may result in a personal, financial, or political conflict of interest.
H R 2084Department of Transportation and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2000
H R 2085 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to end the marriage penalty, to provide estate tax relief for family-owned farms and other family-owned businesses, to provide a tax credit for longterm care needs, to expand the child and dependent care tax credit, to increase the deduction for health insurance costs for self-employed individuals, and to adjust for inflation the exemption amounts used to calculate the individual alternative minimum tax.
H R 2086 To authorize funding for networking and information technology research and development for fiscal years 2000 through 2004, and for other purposes.
H R 2087 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax relief for small businesses, and for other purposes.
H R 2088 To prohibit discrimination in contracting on federally funded projects on the basis of certain labor policies of potential contractors.
H R 2089 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide new procedures and access to review for grievances arising under group health plans.
H R 2090 To direct the Secretary of Commerce to contract with the National Academy of Sciences to establish the Coordinated Oceanographic Program Advisory Panel to report to the Congress on the feasibility and social value of a coordinated oceanography program.
H R 2091 To designate the Republic of Montenegro, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, and the Republic of Albania under section 244 of the Immigration and Nationality Act in order to render nationals of these foreign states eligible for temporary protected status under such section.
H R 2092 To require that the membership of advisory bodies serving the National Cancer Institute include individuals who are knowledgeable in complementary and alternative medicine.
H R 2093 To establish the National Youth Violence Commission, and for other purposes.
H R 2094 To amend the Webb-Kenyon Act to allow any State, territory, or possession of the United States to bring an action in Federal court to enjoin violations of that Act or to enforce the laws of such State, territory, or possesion with respect to such violations, and for other purposes.
H R 2095 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to make needed reforms relating to group health plans.
H R 2096 To amend chapter 89 or title 5, United States Code, to make available to Federal employees the option of obtaining health benefits coverage for dependent parents.
H R 2097 To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the U.S.S. New Jersey, and for other purposes.
H R 2098 To suspend temporarily the duty on dark couverture chocolate.
H R 2099 To suspend temporarily the duty on mixtures of sennosides.
H R 2100 To amend the Trademark Act of 1946 to prohibit the unauthorized destruction, modification, or alteration of product identification codes, and for other purposes.
H R 2101 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify and permanently extend the work opportunity tax credit and to allow certain tax-exempt organizations a credit against employment taxes in an amount equivalent to the work opportunity tax credit allowable to taxable employers.
H R 2102 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals a deduction for qualified long-term care insurance premiums and a credit for individuals with long-term care needs, to provide for an individual and employer educational campaign concerning long-term care insurance, and to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to expand State long-term care partnerships by exempting 75 percent of partnership assets from Medicaid estate recovery.
H R 2103 To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to allow employees to take, as additional leave, parental involvement leave to participate in or attend their children's educational and extracurricular activities and to clarify that leave may be taken for routine medical needs and to assist elderly relatives, and for other purposes.
H R 2104 To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to permit leave to care for a domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, or grandparent if the domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, or grandparent has a serious health condition.
H R 2105 To provide for the treatment of the actions of certain foreign narcotics traffickers as an unusual and extraordinary threat to the United States for purposes of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act.
H R 2106 To exempt certain small businesses from the increased tariffs and other retaliatory measures imposed against products of the European Union in response to the banana regime of the European Union and its treatment of imported bovine meat.
H R 2107 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from the gross estate the value of certain works of artistic property created by the decedent.
H R 2108 To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to increase consumer confidence in safe drinking water and source water assessments, and for other purposes.
H R 2109 To limit the sale or export of plastic bullets to the United Kingdom.
H R 2110 To provide for the waiver of certain grounds of inadmissibility related to political activity in Northern Ireland or the Republic of Ireland for aliens married to United States citizens.
H R 2111 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the personal holding company tax.
H R 2112 To amend title 28, United States Code, to allow a judge to whom a case is transferred to retain jurisdiction over certain multidistrict litigation cases for trial, and to provide for Federal jurisdiction of certain multiparty, multiforum civil actions.
H R 2113 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to ensure proper disclosure to participants and beneficiaries under group health plans covered under such title of limitations placed by such title on certain protections that would otherwise apply under State law.
H R 2114 To establish a Medicare administrative fee for submission of paper claims.
H R 2115 To establish a demonstration project to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to selectively contract for the provision of medical care to Medicare beneficiaries.
H R 2116 An act to amend title 38, United States Code, to enhance programs providing health care, education, memorial, and other benefits for veterans, to authorize major medical facility projects for the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other puropses.
H R 2117 To require any amounts appropriated for Members' Representational Allowances for the House of Representatives for a session of Congress that remain after all payments are made from such Allowances for the session to be deposited in the Treasury and used for deficit reduction or to reduce the Federal debt.
H R 2118 To amend the Woodrow Wilson Memorial Bridge Authority Act of 1995 to provide for continued engineering, design, right-of-way acquisition, and construction related to the project to upgrade the Woodrow Wilson Memorial Bridge.
H R 2119 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to reform the provisions relating to child labor.
H R 2120 To require equitable coverage of prescription contraceptive drugs and devices, and contraceptive services under health plans.
H R 2121 To ensure that no alien is removed, denied a benefit under the Immigration and Nationality Act, or otherwise deprived of liberty, based on evidence that is kept secret from the alien.
H R 2122Mandatory Gun Show Background Check Act
H R 2123 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a special rule for long existing home health agencies with partial fiscal year 1994 cost reports in calculating the per beneficiary limits under the interim payment system for such agencies.
H R 2124 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 in order to promote and improve employee stock ownership plans.
H R 2125 To repeal the limitation on judicial jurisdiction imposed by section 377 of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996.
H R 2126 To improve academic and social outcomes for students and reduce both juvenile crime and the risk that youth will become victims of crime by providing productive activities during after school hours.
H R 2127 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to regulate certain 50 caliber sniper weapons in the same manner as machine guns and other firearms.
H R 2128 To provide for the periodic review of the efficiency and public need for Federal agencies, to establish a Commission for the purpose of reviewing the efficiency and public need of such agencies, and to provide for the abolishment of agencies for which a public need does not exist.
H R 2129 To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for uniform food safety warning notification requirements, and for other purposes.
H R 2130 An act to amend the Controlled Substances Act to direct the emergency scheduling of gamma hydroxybutyric acid, to provide for a national awareness campaign, and for other purposes.
H R 2131 To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to prohibit the imposition under that Act of any requirement to mitigate for the impacts of activities that occurred in the past.
H R 2132 To suspend temporarily the duty on Cibacron Red LS-B HC.
H R 2133 To suspend temporarily the duty on Cibacron Brilliant Blue FN-G.
H R 2134 To suspend temporarily the duty on Cibacron Scarlet LS-2G HC.
H R 2135 To suspend temporarily the duty on MUB 738 INT.
H R 2136 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the capital gain treatment under section 631(b) of such Code shall apply to outright sales of timber held for more than 1 year.
H R 2137 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the research and development tax credit to research in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the possessions of the United States.
H R 2138 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the credits for businesses operating in Puerto Rico and other possessions of the United States.
H R 2139 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the limitation of the cover over of tax on distilled spirits, and for other purposes.
H R 2140 To improve protection and management of the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area in the State of Georgia.
H R 2141 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the dollar limitation on the deduction for interest on education loans, to increase the income threshold for the phase out of such deduction, and to repeal the 60-month limitation on the amount of such interest that is allowable as a deduction.
H R 2142 To suspend for 3 years the duty on fenbuconazole.
H R 2143 To suspend for 3 years the duty on 2,6-dichlorotoluene.
H R 2144 To suspend for 3 years the duty on 3-Amino-3-methyl-1-pentyne.
H R 2145 To suspend for 3 years the duty on triazamate.
H R 2146 To suspend for 3 years the duty on methoxyfenozide.
H R 2147 To suspend until December 31, 2002, the duty on cyclic olefin copolymer resin.
H R 2148 To make technical corrections regarding the applicability of certain amendments made by Public Law 105-392 to the Health Education Assistance Program under the Public Health Service Act.
H R 2149 To prohibit certain abortions.
H R 2150 To suspend temporarily the duty on 1-fluoro-2-nitro benzene.
H R 2151 To suspend temporarily the duty on thionyl chloride.
H R 2152 To suspend temporarily the duty on TEOF (triethyl orthoformate).
H R 2153 To suspend temporarily the duty on PHBA (phydroxybenzoic acid).
H R 2154 To suspend temporarily the duty on myristic acid (tetrabecanoic acid).
H R 2155 To suspend temporarily the duty on THQ (Toluhydroquinone).
H R 2156 To amend Title VI of the Consumer Credit Protection Act to permit consumers to restrict the sharing of confidential financial and personal information for purposes of telemarketing, by restricting sharing of credit card and deposit account numbers, by enhancing regulatory enforcement, and for other purposes.
H R 2157 To commission a study by the Federal Trade Commission of the marketing practices of the motion picture, recording, and video/personal computer game industries.
H R 2158 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the tax on generation-skipping transfers to eliminate certain traps for the unwary and otherwise improve the fairness of such tax.
H R 2159 To amend the Merchant Marine Act, 1936 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to revitalize the international competitiveness of the United States-flag merchant marine.
H R 2160 To suspend temporarily the duty on certain chemical compounds.
H R 2161 To amend title 18 of the United States Code to prohibit shipping alcohol to minors.
H R 2162 To prohibit the use of the equipment of an electronic mail service provider to send unsolicited commercial electronic mail in contravention of the provider's posted policy and to prohibit unauthorized use of Internet domain names.
H R 2163 To designate the United States courthouse located at 500 Pearl Street in New York City, New York, as the "Ted Weiss United States Courthouse".
H R 2164 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make the dependent care credit refundable and to provide for advance payments of such credit.
H R 2165 To suspend temporarily the duty on certain compound optical microscopes.
H R 2166 To conserve global bear populations by prohibiting the importation, exportation, and interstate trade of bear viscera and items, products, or substances containing, or labeled or advertised as containing, bear viscera, and for other purposes.
H R 2167 To suspend temporarily the duty on parts of certain magnetrons.
H R 2168 To temporarily reduce the duty on certain cathode-ray tubes.
H R 2169 To temporarily suspend the duty on certain cathode-ray tubes.
H R 2170 To amend section 2007 of the Social Security Act to provide grant funding for additional Empowerment Zones, Enterprise Communities, and Strategic Planning Communities, and for other purposes.
H R 2171 To require any amounts appropriated for Members' Representational Allowances for the House of Representatives for a fiscal year that remain after all payments are made from such Allowances for the year to be deposited in the Treasury and used for deficit reduction or to reduce the Federal debt.
H R 2172 To require the Secretary of State to report on United States citizens injured or killed by certain terrorist groups.
H R 2173 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to remove the sunset and numerical limitation on Medicare participation in Medicare+Choice medical savings account (MSA) plans.
H R 2174 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require the governing boards and compensation committees of Medicare national accrediting entities have public representation and the governing boards have public meetings as a condition of recognizing their accreditation under the Medicare Program.
H R 2175 To improve the quality of child care, and for other purposes.
H R 2176 To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to modify the tariff treatment of certain categories of raw cotton.
H R 2177 To designate the James Peak Wilderness in the Arapaho National Forest in the State of Colorado, and for other purposes.
H R 2178 To designate as wilderness certain lands within the Rocky Mountain National Park in the State of Colorado.
H R 2179 To provide for the management as open space of certain lands at the Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site, Colorado, and for other purposes.
H R 2180 To require the establishment of regional consumer price indices to compute cost-of-living increases under the programs for Social Security and Medicare and other medical benefits under titles II and XVIII of the Social Security Act.
H R 2181 To authorize the Secretary of Commerce to acquire and equip fishery survey vessels.
H R 2182 To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to issue a certificate of documentation with appropriate endorsement for employment in the coastwise trade for the vessel VICTORY OF BURNHAM.
H R 2183 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide for the preemption of State law in certain cases relating to certain church plans.
H R 2184 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for the removal of aliens who aid or abet a terrorist organization or an individual who has conducted, is conducting, or is planning to conduct a terrorist activity.
H R 2185 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals a refundable credit against income tax for the purchase of private health insurance through a pooling arrangement.
H R 2186 To suspend temporarily the duty on Rhinovirus drugs.
H R 2187 To prohibit reconstruction assistance (other than humanitarian assistance) for the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (other than Kosovo) until Slobodan Milosevic and the four other officials of the Government of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia named in the indictment of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia have been arrested and placed in custody of the Tribunal.
H R 2188 To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for a public response to the public health crisis of pain, and for other purposes.
H R 2189 To compensate certain former American hostages held in Lebanon and certain members of their families.
H R 2190 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide small business employees with a simple, secure, and fully portable defined benefit plan.
H R 2191 To require that jewelry imported from another country be indelibly marked with the country of origin.
H R 2192 To require that jewelry boxes imported from another country be indelibly marked with the country of origin.
H R 2193 To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to clarify that certain footwear assembled in beneficiary countries is excluded from duty-free treatment, and for other purposes.
H R 2194 To suspend temporarily the duty on Butralin.
H R 2195 To provide for the establishment of a national cemetery on a portion of Fort Gordon, Georgia.
H R 2196 To suspend temporarily the duty on slide fasteners, with chain scoops of base metal die-cast onto strips of textal material.
H R 2197 To suspend temporarily the duty on slide fasteners fitted with polished edge chain scoops of base metal.
H R 2198 To suspend temporarily the duty on branched dodecylbenzene.
H R 2199 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to promote the efficient use of capital by hospitals under the Medicare Program.
H R 2200 To establish a national policy of basic consumer fair treatment for airline passengers.
H R 2201 To amend the independent counsel provisions of title 28, United States Code, to authorize the appointment of an independent counsel when the Attorney General determines that Department of Justice employees have engaged in certain conduct.
H R 2202 To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to make grants to promote the voluntary protection of certain lands in portions of Marin and Sonoma Counties, California, and for other purposes.
H R 2203 To eliminate corporate welfare.
H R 2204 To establish an Office of National Security within the Securities and Exchange Commission, provide for the monitoring of the extent of foreign involvement in United States securities markets, financial institutions, and pension funds, and for other purposes.
H R 2205 To amend section 4723 of the Balanced Budget Act of 1997 to assure that the additional funds provided for State emergency health services furnished to undocumented aliens are used to reimburse hospitals and their related providers that treat undocumented aliens and to increase the funds so available for fiscal years 2000 and 2001.
H R 2206 To extend the period for beneficiaries of certain deceased members of the uniformed services to apply for a death gratuity under the Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance policy of such members.
H R 2207 To suspend temporarily the duty on a certain fluorinated compound.
H R 2208 To suspend temporarily the duty on a certain light absorbing photo dye.
H R 2209 To suspend temporarily the duty on filter blue green photo dye.
H R 2210 To suspend temporarily the duty on certain light absorbing photo dyes.
H R 2211 To suspend temporarily the duty on 4,4'-Difluorobenzophenone.
H R 2212 To suspend temporarily the duty on a certain fluorinated compound.
H R 2213 To allow an exception from making formal entry for a vessel required to anchor at Belle Isle Anchorage, Port of Detroit, Michigan, while awaiting the availablity of cargo or for the purpose of taking on a pilot or awaiting pilot services, prior to proceeding to the Port of Toledo, Ohio.
H R 2214 To suspend temporarily the duty on the chemical DiTMP.
H R 2215 To suspend temporarily the duty on the chemical EBP.
H R 2216 To suspend temporarily the duty on the chemical HPA.
H R 2217 To suspend temporarily the duty on the chemical APE.
H R 2218 To suspend temporarily the duty on the chemical TMPDE.
H R 2219 To suspend temporarily the duty on the chemical TMPME.
H R 2220 To suspend temporarily the duty on tungsten concentrates.
H R 2221 To prohibit the use of Federal funds to implement the Kyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change until the Senate gives its advice and consent to ratification of the Kyoto Protocal, and to clarify the authority of Federal agencies with respect to the regulation of emissions of carbon dioxide.
H R 2222 To establish fair market value pricing of Federal natural assets, and for other purposes.
H R 2223 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide grants to State and local educational agencies to pay such agencies for one-half of the salary of a teacher who uses approved sabbatical leave to pursue a course of study that will improve his or her classroom teaching.
H R 2224 To express the sense of Congress regarding the need to carefully review proposed changes to the governance structure of the Civil Air Patrol before any such change is implemented and to require studies by the Comptroller General and the Inspector General of the Department of Defense regarding Civil Air Patrol management and operations.
H R 2225 To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to improve crop insurance coverage and administration, and for other purposes.
H R 2226 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to specify that imprisonment for reentering the United States after removal subsequent to a conviction for a felony shall be under circumstances that stress strenuous work and sparse living conditions, if the alien is convicted of another felony after the reentry.
H R 2227 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Public Health Service Act to permit extension of COBRA continuation coverage for individuals age 55 or older.
H R 2228 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to improve access to health insurance and Medicare benefits for individuals ages 55 to 65 to be fully funded through premimums and anti-fraud provisions, and for other purposes.
H R 2229 To amend titles XI and XVIII of the Social Security Act to combat waste, fraud, and abuse in the Medicare Program.
H R 2230 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prohibit the inclusion in the adjusted community rate for Medicare+Choice plans of costs that would be unallowable under Medicare principles or the Federal Acquisition Regulation.
H R 2231 To amend section 107 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 to authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to make grants from community development block grant amounts to the City of Youngstown, Ohio, for the construction of a community center and the renovation of a sports complex in such city.
H R 2232 To provide bilateral and multilateral debt relief to countries in sub-Saharan Africa.
H R 2233 To provide relief from Federal tax liability arising from the settlement of claims brought by African American farmers against the Department of Agriculture for discrimination in farm credit and benefit programs and to exclude amounts received under such settlement from means-based determinations under programs funding in whole or in part with Federal funds.
H R 2234 To provide for the reliquidation of certain entries of printing cartridges.
H R 2235 To establish a Commission on the Bicentennial of the Louisiana Purchase and the Lewis and Clark Expedition.
H R 2236 To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make grants in the form of forgiveable capital advances to help preserve community hospitals experiencing financial difficulties.
H R 2237 To authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to provide emergency assistance to apple producers and onion producers in the State of New York who incurred extensive crop losses in 1998.
H R 2238 To authorize the provision of waivers to allow welfare-to-work funds to be used to cover the start-up costs of forming alliances designed to enable small businesses to purchase discounted health insurance for their employees among whom are individuals eligible for assistance under a welfare-to-work program.
H R 2239 To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to improve crop insurance coverage and administration, and for other purposes.
H R 2240 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to revise payment amounts to home health agencies under the Medicare Program, and for other purposes.
H R 2241 To amend the Balanced Budget Act of 1997 to limit the reductions in Federal payments under the Medicare prospective payment system for hospital outpatient department services.
H R 2242 To establish limits on medical malpractice claims, and for other purposes.
H R 2243 To restrict United States assistance for certain reconstruction efforts in the Balkans region of Europe to United States-produced articles and services.
H R 2244 To prohibit United States assistance to the Republic of Panama if a defense site or military installation built or formerly operated by the United States has been conveyed by the Government of the Republic of Panama to any foreign government-owned entity, and for other purposes.
H R 2245 To ensure the liberties of the people by promoting federalism, to protect the reserved powers of the States, to impose accountability for Federal preemption of State and local laws, and for other purposes.
H R 2246 To amend the Balanced Budget Act of 1997 to prohibit the Secretary of Health and Human Services to require the collection of data from home health agencies furnishing services under the Medicare Program under the OASIS data collection program from non-Medicare patients, and for other purposes.
H R 2247 To amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 ("Superfund") to exempt small business concerns from certain liability under that Act.
H R 2248 To provide for the establishment, use, and enforcement of a consistent and comprehensive system for labeling violent content in audio and visual media products.
H R 2249 To establish the Corinth Unit of Shiloh National Military Park in the vicinity of Corinth, Mississippi, and in the State of Tennessee, and for other purposes.
H R 2250 To establish and implement a competitive oil and gas leasing program that will result in an environmentally sound and job creating program for the exploration, development, and production of the oil and gas resources of Coastal Plain, and for other purposes.
H R 2251 For the relief of Renato Rosetti.
H R 2252 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide increased tax incentives for the purchase of alternative fuel and electric vehicles, and for other purposes.
H R 2253 To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to prohibit the use under that Act of any item or information obtained by trespassing on privately owned property, or otherwise taken from privately owned property without the consent of the owner of the property.
H R 2254 To amend the trade adjustment assistance provisions of the Trade Act of 1974 to allow the reimbursement of training costs incurred and for which payment became due within 30 days before the training is approved by the Secretary of Labor.
H R 2255 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to curb tax abuses by disallowing tax benefits claimed to arise from transactions without substantial economic substance.
H R 2256 To designate the San Antonio International Airport in San Antonio, Texas, as an airport at which certain private aircraft arriving in the United States from a foreign area may land for processing by the Customs Service.
H R 2257 To provide for a 1-year moratorium on the disclosure of certain submissions under section 112(r) of the Clean Air Act to provide for the reporting of certain site security information to the Congress, and for other purposes.
H R 2258 To treat arbitration clauses which are unilaterally imposed on consumers as an unfair and deceptive trade practice and prohibit their use in consumer transactions, and for other purposes.
H R 2259 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the dependent care credit.
H R 2260 To amend the Controlled Substances Act to promote pain management and palliative care without permitting assisted suicide and euthanasia, and for other purposes.
H R 2261 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for health coverage.
H R 2262 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restore the deduction for the cost of demolishing structures other than certified historic structures and other than historically residential structures.
H R 2263 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage contributions by individuals of capital gain real property for conservation purposes, to encourage qualified conservation contributions, and to modify the rules governing the estate tax exclusion for land subject to a qualified conservation easement.
H R 2264 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the expensing of environmental remediation costs to contaminated sites located outside of targeted areas.
H R 2265 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that certain educational benefits provided by an employer to children of employees shall be excludable from gross income as a scholarship.
H R 2266 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase certain payment amounts made to hospitals furnishing services under the Medicare Program.
H R 2267 To amend the National Trails System Act to clarify Federal authority relating to land acquisition from willing sellers for the majority of the trails, and for other purposes.
H R 2268 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to assure that Medicare beneficiaries have continued access under current contracts to managed health care through the Medicare cost contract program.
H R 2269 To prohibit United States military assistance and arms transfers to foreign governments that are undemocratic, do not adequately protect human rights, are engaged in acts of armed aggression, or are not fully participating in the United Nations Register of Conventional Arms.
H R 2270 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reform the interest allocation rules.
H R 2271 To amend the National Trails System Act to designate El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro as a National Historic Trail.
H R 2272 To ensure the equitable treatment of graduates of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences of the Class of 1987.
H R 2273 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify that certain small businesses are permitted to use the cash method of accounting even if they use merchandise or inventory.
H R 2274 To provide for the transfer of 10 percent of a State's apportionment of certain highway funds to the State's highway safety apportionment if the State does not suspend the driver's license of individuals under the age of 21 convicted of driving while under the influence of alcohol.
H R 2275 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act to ensure choice of physicians.
H R 2276 To provide for the liquidation or reliquidation of certain entries of antifriction bearings.
H R 2277 To designate all unreserved and unappropriated California coastal rocks and islands currently administered by the Bureau of Land Management as a component of the National Wilderness Preservation System.
H R 2278 To require the National Park Service to conduct a feasibility study regarding options for the protection and expanded visitor enjoyment of nationally significant natural and cultural resources at Fort Hunter Liggett, California.
H R 2279 To expand the boundaries of Pinnacles National Monument, and for other purposes.
H R 2280 To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide a cost-of-living adjustment in rates of compensation paid for service-connected disabilities, to enhance the compensation, memorial affairs, and housing programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to improve retirement authorities applicable to judges of the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, and for other purposes.
H R 2281 To amend title 18, United States Code, to permanently prohibit the possession of firearms by persons who have been convicted of a felony, and for other purposes.
H R 2282 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow penalty-free withdrawals from individual retirement plans for adoption expenses and to expand and extend permanently the exclusion allowed for employer adoption assistance programs.
H R 2283 To amend title 10, United States Code, to improve the authorities relating to the provision of honor guard details at funerals of veterans.
H R 2284 To provide that certain costs of private foundations in removing hazardous substances shall be treated as qualifying distributions.
H R 2285 To amend the Reclamation Projects Authorization and Adjustment Act of 1992 to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to participate in the design, planning, and construction of the San Antonio Water System Water Recycling Project Phase III for the reclamation and reuse of water, and for other purposes.
H R 2286 To designate the Federal building located at 10th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW, in Washington, DC, as the "Robert F. Kennedy Department of Justice Building".
H R 2287 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to ensure that veterans of the United States Armed Forces are eligible for discretionary relief from detention, deportation, exclusion, and removal, and for other purposes.
H R 2288 To establish the North American Slavery Memorial Council.
H R 2289 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat spaceports like airports under the exempt facility bond rules.
H R 2290 To suspend temporarily the duty on the chemical 2 Chloro Amino Toluene.
H R 2291 To implement certain restrictions on purchases from Federal Prison Industries by the Secretary of Defense.
H R 2292 To amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to repeal the housing guaranty program under that Act.
H R 2293 To reform the budget process.
H R 2294 To amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to help prevent osteoporosis.
H R 2295 To terminate the participation of the Forest Service in the Recreational Fee Demonstration Program and to offset the revenues lost by such termination by prohibiting the use of appropriated funds to finance engineering support for sales of timber from National Forest System lands.
H R 2296 To amend the Revised Organic Act of the Virgin Islands to provide that the number of members on the legislature of the Virgin Islands and the number of such members constituting a quorum shall be determined by the laws of the Virgin Islands, and for other purposes.
H R 2297 To suspend temporarily the duty on ferroniobium.
H R 2298 To provide certain temporary employees with the same benefits as permanent employees.
H R 2299 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to ensure proper treatment of temporary employees under employee benefit plans.
H R 2300 To allow a State to combine certain funds to improve the academic achievement of all its students.
H R 2301 To require Congress and the President to fulfill their constitutional duty to take personal responsibility for Federal laws.
H R 2302 To designate the building of the United States Postal Service located at 307 Main Street in Johnson City, New York, as the "James W. McCabe, Sr. Post Office Building".
H R 2303 To direct the Librarian of Congress to prepare the history of the House of Representatives, and for other purposes.
H R 2304 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employers who maintain a self-insured health plan for their employees a credit against income tax for a portion of the cost paid for providing health coverage for their employees.
H R 2305 To authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to make grants to nonprofit community organizations for the development of open space on municipally owned vacant lots in urban areas.
H R 2306 To amend the qualification requirements for serving with the Census Monitoring Board.
H R 2307 To designate the building of the United States Postal Service located at 5 Cedar Street in Hopkinton, Massachusetts, as the "Thomas J. Brown Post Office Building".
H R 2308 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the deduction for computer donations to schools and public libraries and to allow a tax credit for donated computers.
H R 2309 To require group health plans and health insurance issuers to provide independent review of adverse coverage determinations.
H R 2310 To suspend temporarily the duty on certain ion-exchange resin.
H R 2311 To suspend temporarily the duty on certain ion-exchange resin.
H R 2312 To suspend temporarily the duty on certain ion-exchange resin.
H R 2313 To restrict United States assistance for reconstruction efforts in Kosova to United States-produced articles and services.
H R 2314 To amend the Clean Air Act to exclude beverage alcohol compounds emitted from aging warehouses from the definition of volatile organic compounds.
H R 2315 For the relief of James Mervyn Salmon.
H R 2316 To amend the Public Health Service Act to develop monitoring systems to promote safe motherhood.
H R 2317 To designate a portion of the Delaware River and associated tributaries as a component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
H R 2318 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide corporate alternative minimum tax reform.
H R 2319 To make the American Battle Monuments Commission and the World War II Memorial Advisory Board eligible to use nonprofit standard mail rates of postage.
H R 2320 To allow States to use a portion of their welfare block grants for general education spending.
H R 2321 To amend title 5, United States Code, to ensure that coverage under the health benefits program for Federal employees is provided for hearing aids and examinations therefor.
H R 2322 To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act to terminate Federal milk marketing orders.
H R 2323 To require the national pooling of receipts under Federal milk marketing orders.
H R 2324 To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act to terminate Federal milk marketing orders and to replace such orders with a program to verify receipts of milk.
H R 2325 To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act with respect to changing the requirements for surety bonds of home health agencies, durable medical equipment suppliers, and others under the Medicare and Medicaid Programs.
H R 2326 To prohibit the expenditure of the Federal funds to conduct or support research on the cloning of humans, and to express the sense of the Congress that other countries should establish substantially equivalent restrictions.
H R 2327 To provide that pay for Members of Congress may not be increased by any adjustment scheduled to take effect in a year immediately following a fiscal year in which a deficit in the budget of the United States Government exists.
H R 2328 To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize the Clean Lakes Program.
H R 2329 To amend the Act entitled "An Act to provide for the establishment of the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, and for other purposes" to clarify the authority of the Secretary of the Interior to accept donations of lands that are contiguous to the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, and for other purposes.
H R 2330 To name the Department of Veterans Affairs outpatient clinic under construction at 2900 Veterans Way, Melbourne, Florida, as the "Jerry O'Brien Department of Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic".
H R 2331 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase and modify the exclusion relating to qualified small business stock and to provide that the exclusion relating to incentive stock options will no longer be a minimum tax preference.
H R 2332 To authorize the United States to enter into an executive agreement with Canada relating to the establishment and operation of a binational corporation to operate, maintain, and improve facilities on the Saint Lawrence Seaway, and for other purposes.
H R 2333 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to remove special financial limitations that apply to Puerto Rico and certain other territories under the Medicaid Program with respect to medical assistance for Medicare cost-sharing and for veterans.
H R 2334 To amend title 10, United States Code, to extend and make improvements to the provisions relating to procurement contract goals for small disadvantaged businesses and certain institutions of higher education, and for other purposes.
H R 2335 To amend the Federal Power Act to improve the hydroelectric licensing process by granting the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission statutory authority to better coordinate participation by other agencies and entities, and for other purposes.
H R 2336 To amend title 28, United States Code, to provide for appointment of United States marshals by the Attorney General.
H R 2337 To repeal section 656 of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996.
H R 2338 To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide an individual who seeks to have a particular type of item or service to be covered benefit under the Medicare Program the option to meet with the Secretary in advance to develop a written agreement specifying the information necessary for the Secretary to make a national coverage determination under the Medicare Program.
H R 2339 To amend the National Trails System Act to authorize an additional category of national trail known as a national discovery trail, to provide special requirements for the establishment and administration of national discovery trails, and to designate the cross country American Discovery Trail as the first national discovery trail.
H R 2340 To improve the quality, timeliness, and credibility of forensic science services for criminal justice purposes.
H R 2341 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to establish a new prospective payment system for Federally-qualified health centers and rural health clinics.
H R 2342 To implement the Hague Convention on Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption, and for other purposes.
H R 2343 To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to provide for the review and recommendation by the National Academy of Sciences of species that should be removed from lists of endangered species and threatened species.
H R 2344 To provide funds to assist high-poverty school districts meet their teaching needs.
H R 2345 To consolidate in a single independent agency in the executive branch the responsibilities regarding food safety, labeling, and inspection currently divided among several Federal agencies.
H R 2346 To authorize the enforcement by State and local governments of certain Federal Communications Commission regulations regarding use of citizens band radio equipment.
H R 2347 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the look-back method shall not apply to construction contracts required to use the percentage of completion method.
H R 2348 To authorize the Bureau of Reclamation to provide cost sharing for the endangered fish recovery implementation programs for the Upper Colorado and San Juan River Basins.
H R 2349 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an inflation adjustment of the unified credit against the estate and gift taxes.
H R 2350 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal taxes on American Values.
H R 2351 To amend the Truth in Lending Act to prohibit the distribution of any check or other negotiable instrument as part of a solicitation by a creditor for an extension of credit, to limit the liability of consumers in conjunction with such solicitations, and for other purposes.
H R 2352 To provide for a judicial remedy for United States persons injured as a result of violations by foreign states of their arbitral obligations under international law.
H R 2353 To direct the President to withhold extension of the WTO Agreement to any country that is not complying with its obligations under the New York Convention, and for other purposes.
H R 2354 To grant a federal charter to the Association of American State Geologists.
H R 2355 To prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.
H R 2356 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve review procedures under the Medicare Program by making those procedures more equitable and efficient for beneficiaries and other claimants, and for other purposes.
H R 2357 To designate the United States Post Office located at 3675 Warrensville Center Road in Shaker Heights, Ohio, as the "Louise Stokes Post Office".
H R 2358 To designate the United States Post Office located at 3813 Main Street in East Chicago, Indiana, as the "Lance Corporal Harold Gomez Post Office".
H R 2359 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify the tax treatment of Settlement Trusts established pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.
H R 2360 To provide that benefits under chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code, may be afforded for covered services provided by a licensed or certified chiropractor, acupuncturist, massage therapist, naturopathic physician, or midwife, without supervision or referral by another health practitioner.
H R 2361 To repeal the interim payment system for home health services furnished under the Medicare Program, to eliminate the mandatory 15 percent reduction in payment amounts for such services under the prospective payment system, to continue periodic interim payments for such services, and for other purposes.
H R 2362 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals a refundable credit against income tax for the purchase of private health insurance, and to provide for a report on State health insurance safety-net program.
H R 2363 To repeal the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935, to enact the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1999, and for other purposes.
H R 2364 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the alternative minimum tax.
H R 2365 To authorize the Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy to enter into negotiations with representatives of the Government of Cuba to provide for increased cooperation between Cuba and the United States on drug interdiction efforts.
H R 2366 To provide small businesses certain protections from litigation excesses and to limit the product liability of nonmanufacturer product sellers.
H R 2367 To reauthorize a comprehensive program of support for victims of torture.
H R 2368 To assist in the resettlement and relocation of the people of Bikini Atoll by amending the terms of the trust fund established during the United States administration of the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands.
H R 2369 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for Medicare coverage of certain biologicals used in treating lower extremity ulcers in patients with diabetes.
H R 2370 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that no individual shall be denied unemployment compensation solely on the basis of leaving employment due to a reasonable fear of domestic violence.
H R 2371 To make schools safer by waiving the local matching requirement under the Community Policing program for the placement of law enforcement officers in local schools.
H R 2372 To simplify and expedite access to the Federal courts for injured parties whose rights and privileges, secured by the United States Constitution, have been deprived by final actions of Federal agencies, or other government officials or entities acting under color of State law; to prevent Federal courts from abstaining from exercising Federal jurisdiction in actions where no State law claim is alleged; to permit certification of unsettled State law questions that are essential to resolving Federal claims arising under the Constitution; and to clarify when government action is sufficiently final to ripen certain Federal claims arising under the Constitution.
H R 2373 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for Start-up Success Accounts.
H R 2374 To amend title 36, United States Code, to grant a Federal charter to the National Lighthouse Center and Museum.
H R 2375 To authorize a demonstration project to expand eligibility under existing State prescription drug assistance programs for low-income seniors.
H R 2376 To require executive agencies to establish expedited review procedures for granting a waiver to a State under a grant program administered by the agency if another State has already been granted a similar waiver by the agency under such program.
H R 2377 To provide for a study and report to the Congress on the use of antique firearms in crime.
H R 2378 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify that advance pricing agreements between taxpayers and the Internal Revenue Service are confidential return information.
H R 2379 To ensure that adequate frequencies of the electromagnetic spectrum are available for biomedical telemetry.
H R 2380 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives to reduce energy consumption.
H R 2381 To prohibit United States economic assistance for countries that ratify the treaty known as the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, a treaty that provides for the establishment of an International Criminal Court, an illegal and illegitimate institution that violates the principles of self-government and popular sovereignty, as well as accepted norms of international law, and for other purposes.
H R 2382 To promote the improvement of information on, and protections against, child sexual abuse.
H R 2383 To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to produce and sell products and to sell publications relating to the Hoover Dam, and to deposit revenues generated from the sales into the Colorado River Dam fund.
H R 2384 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to authorize appropriations for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
H R 2385 To require that the General Accounting Office study and report on possible connections between the recurring incidence of violence by postal employees and workplace-related frustrations experienced by postal workers generally.
H R 2386 To amend the Expedited Funds Availability Act to prohibit the imposition of fees for any check returned due to insufficient funds for payment, other than a fee imposed on the maker of the check, and for other purposes.
H R 2387 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide grants to local educational agencies to encourage girls to pursue studies and careers in science, mathematics, and technology.
H R 2388 For the relief of Lieutenant Colonel (retired) Robert L. Stockwell, United States Army.
H R 2389 To restore stability and predictability to the annual payments made to States and counties containing National Forest System lands and public domain lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management for use by the counties for the benefit of public schools, roads, and other purposes.
H R 2390 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to create small, manageable, accountable classrooms with qualified teachers.
H R 2391 To establish a National Center for Research on Domestic Health Disparities.
H R 2392 To amend the Small Business Act to extend the authorization for the Small Business Innovation Research Program, and for other purposes.
H R 2393 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide disaster relief for homeowners.
H R 2394 To provide wage parity for certain Department of Defense prevailing rate employees in Georgia.
H R 2395 To amend the Agricultural Market Transition Act to extend through fiscal year 2002 the authority for the advance payment, in full, of the payments required under production flexibility contracts.
H R 2396 To provide that the Davis-Bacon Act shall not apply to contracts for the construction and repair of schools and libraries.
H R 2397 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes.
H R 2398 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify certain existing limitations on private business use of facilities financed with tax-exempt bonds.
H R 2399 To establish a commission to recommend a strategy for the global eradication of disease.
H R 2400 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the low-income housing credit.
H R 2401 To amend the U.S. Holocaust Assets Commission Act of 1998 to extend the period by which the final report is due and to authorize additional funding.
H R 2402 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a 15-year recovery period for franchise property, to provide a shorter recovery period for the depreciation of certain leasehold improvements, to allow capital gain treatment on the transfer of a franchise in connection with the transfer of an existing business, and for other purposes.
H R 2403 To provide for payment in December 1999 of Social Security benefits otherwise payable in January 2000.
H R 2404 To protect the privacy of individuals by ensuring the confidentiality of information contained in their medical records and health-care-related information, and for other purposes.
H R 2405 To amend the Public Health Service Act to promote activities for the prevention of additional cases of infection with the virus commonly known as HIV.
H R 2406 To reauthorize the Trade Adjustment Assistance program through fiscal year 2001.
H R 2407 To amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to establish certain requirements regarding the approval of facilities for the disposal of polychlorinated biphenyls, and for other purposes.
H R 2408 To require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to prescribe a rule that prohibits the importation for disposal of polychlorinated biphenyls at concentrations of 50 parts per million or greater.
H R 2409 To amend the National Trails System Act to designate El Camino Real de los Tejas as a National Historic Trail.
H R 2410 To amend the Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act of 1994 to earmark not less than $150,000,000 for grants to reduce drug-related transactions and drug use in the one-mile areas surrounding elementary and secondary schools.
H R 2411 To abolish the Department of Energy.
H R 2412 To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 1300 South Harrison Street in Fort Wayne, Indiana, as the "E. Ross Adair Federal Building and United States Courthouse".
H R 2413 To amend the National Institute of Standards and Technology Act to enhance the ability of the National Institute of Standards and Technology to improve computer security, and for other purposes.
H R 2414 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate certain particularly unfair tax provisions, and for other purposes.
H R 2415 To enhance security of United States missions and personnel overseas, to authorize appropriations for the Department of State for fiscal year 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 2416 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for the construction of public schools.
H R 2417 To establish an educational technology extension service at colleges and universities.
H R 2418 To amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend programs relating to organ procurement and transplantation.
H R 2419 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reflect original Congressional intent by requiring that the new risk adjustment methodology for Medicare+Choice payment rates be implemented in a budget neutral manner, and for other purposes.
H R 2420 To deregulate the Internet and high speed data services, and for other purposes.
H R 2421 To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to regulate the sale and manufacture of certain armor piercing ammunition and armor piercing incendiary ammunition, and to regulate laser sights under the National Firearms Act.
H R 2422 To provide for the determination that Cuba is a major drug-transit country for purposes of section 490(h) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961.
H R 2423 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the motor fuel excise taxes on intercity buses.
H R 2424 To require the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System to post on its premises notices to employees regarding the applicable provisions of title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
H R 2425 To establish the Commission on Ocean Policy, and for other purposes.
H R 2426 To require truth-in-budgeting with respect to the on-budget trust funds.
H R 2427 To amend the Clean Air Act to remove a provision limiting States to proportionately less assistance than their respective populations and tax payments to the Federal government.
H R 2428 To suspend temporarily the duty on 11-Aminoundecanoic acid.
H R 2429 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a 5-year recovery period for petroleum storage facilities.
H R 2430 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax treatment for foreign investment through a United States regulated investment company comparable to the tax treatment for direct foreign investment and investment through a foreign mutual fund.
H R 2431 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit the consolidation of life insurance companies with other companies.
H R 2432 To prohibit insurers from canceling or refusing to renew fire insurance policies covering houses of worship and related support structures, and for other purposes.
H R 2433 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals to designate any portion of a refund for use by the Secretary of Health and Human Services in providing catastrophic health coverage to individuals who do not otherwise have health coverage.
H R 2434 To require labor organizations to secure prior, voluntary, written authorization as a condition of using any portion of dues or fees for activities not necessary to performing duties relating to the representation of employees in dealing with the employer on labor-management issues, and for other purposes.
H R 2435 To expand the boundaries of the Gettysburg National Military Park to include the Wills House, and for other purposes.
H R 2436 To amend title 18, United States Code, and the Uniform Code of Military Justice to protect unborn children from assault and murder, and for other purposes.
H R 2437 To provide an exception from the enforcement of an accessibility construction requirement of the Fair Housing Act for certain buildings constructed in compliance with a local building code.
H R 2438 To require specific Congressional authorization for the Secretary of the Interior to authorize construction of any visitor's center or museum in the proximity of or within the boundaries of Gettysburg National Military Park.
H R 2439 To ensure the efficient allocation of telephone numbers.
H R 2440 To provide for commemoration of the victory of freedom in the Cold War.
H R 2441 To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to reduce fees on securities transactions.
H R 2442 To provide for the preparation of a Government report detailing injustices suffered by Italian Americans during World War II, and a formal acknowledgment of such injustices by the President.
H R 2443 To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, relating to the regulation of firearms dealers, and for other purposes.
H R 2444 To provide for an interim census of Americans abroad, the data from which shall be used in deciding whether to count such individuals in future decennial censuses.
H R 2445 To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify the application of the mental health parity provisions to annual and lifetime visit or benefit limits, as well as dollar limits.
H R 2446 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax to holders of Better America Bonds.
H R 2447 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include in the calculation of Medicare+Choice payment rates under the Medicare program the costs attributable to medical services furnished to Medicare-eligible beneficiaries by medical facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense.
H R 2448 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to assure that immigrants do not have to wait longer for an immigrant visa as a result of a reclassification from family second preference to family first preference because of the naturalization of a parent or spouse.
H R 2449 To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act relating to Federal facilities pollution control.
H R 2450 To reform the safety practices of the railroad industry, to prevent railroad fatalities, injuries, and hazardous materials releases, and for other purposes.
H R 2451 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to classify certain franchise operation property as 15-year depreciable property.
H R 2452 To dismantle the Department of Commerce.
H R 2453 To require certain conditions to be met before the International Monetary Fund may sell gold.
H R 2454 To assure the long-term conservation of mid-continent light geese and the biological diversity of the ecosystem upon which many North American migratory birds depend, by directing the Secretary of the Interior to implement rules to reduce the overabundant population of mid-continent light geese.
H R 2455 To establish Federal penalties for prohibited uses and disclosures of individually identifiable health information, to establish a right in an individual to inspect and copy their own health information, and for other purposes.
H R 2456 To preserve the authority of the States over waters within their boundaries, to delegate the authority of the Congress to the States to regulate water, and for other purposes.
H R 2457 To prohibit health insurance and employment discrimination against individuals and their family members on the basis of predictive genetic information or genetic services.
H R 2458 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a refundable caregivers tax credit.
H R 2459 To authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress to General Wesley Clark and to provide for the production of bronze duplicates of such medal for sale to the public.
H R 2460 To designate the United States Post Office located at 125 Border Avenue West in Wiggins, Mississippi, as the "Jay Hanna 'Dizzy' Dean Post Office".
H R 2461 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to permit a corporation or labor organization to expend or donate funds for staging public debates between presidential candidates only if the organization staging the debate invites each candidate who is eligible for matching payments from the Presidential Election Campaign Fund and qualified for the ballot in a number of States such that the candidate is eligible to receive the minimum number of electoral votes necessary for election.
H R 2462 To amend the Organic Act of Guam, and for other purposes.
H R 2463 To amend section 2007 of the Social Security Act to provide grant funding for additional Empowerment Zones, Enterprise Communities, and Strategic Planning Communities, and for other purposes.
H R 2464 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that certain amounts received by electric energy, gas, or steam utilities shall be excluded from gross income as contributions to capital.
H R 2465 Making appropriations for military construction, family housing, and base realignment and closure for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 2466 Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 2467 To require labor organizations to secure prior, voluntary, written authorization as a condition of using any portion of dues or fees for activities not necessary to performing duties relating to the representation of employees in dealing with the employer on labor-management issues, and for other purposes.
H R 2468 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to require States, in awarding subgrants under the State charter school grant program, to give priority to charter schools that will provide a racially integrated educational experience.
H R 2469 To establish State revolving funds for school construction.
H R 2470 To ensure confidentiality with respect to medical records and health care-related information, and for other purposes.
H R 2471 To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for screenings, referrals, and education regarding osteoporosis.
H R 2472 To suspend temporarily the duty on dimethoxy butanone (DMB).
H R 2473 To suspend temporarily the duty on dicholor aniline (DCA).
H R 2474 To suspend temporarily the duty on diphenyl sulfide.
H R 2475 To suspend temporarily the duty on trifluralin.
H R 2476 To suspend temporarily the duty on diethyl imidazolidinnone (DMI).
H R 2477 To suspend temporarily the duty on ethalfluralin.
H R 2478 To suspend temporarily the duty on benefluralin.
H R 2479 To suspend temporarily the duty on 3-amino-5-mercapto-1,2,4-triazole (AMT).
H R 2480 To suspend temporarily the duty on diethyl phosphorochoridothiate (DEPCT).
H R 2481 To suspend temporarily the duty on refined quinoline.
H R 2482 To suspend temporarily the duty on 2,2'-dithiobis(8-fluoro-5-methoxy ?1,2,4?triazolo?1,5-c? pyrimidine (DMDS).
H R 2483 To authorize the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers and in coordination with other Federal agency heads, to participate in the funding and implementation of a balanced, long-term solution to the problems of groundwater contamination, water supply, and reliability affecting the Eastern Santa Clara groundwater basin in California, and for other purposes.
H R 2484 To provide that land which is owned by the Lower Sioux Indian Community in the State of Minnesota but which is not held in trust by the United States for the Community may be leased or transferred by the Community without further approval by the United States.
H R 2485 To amend title X of the Public Health Service Act to permit family planning projects to offer adoption services.
H R 2486 To provide for infant crib safety, and for other purposes.
H R 2487 For the relief of Phin Cohen, M.D.
H R 2488 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce individual income tax rates, to provide marriage penalty relief, to reduce taxes on savings and investments, to provide estate and gift tax relief, to provide incentives for education savings and health care, and for other purposes.
H R 2489 To authorize a new trade and investment policy for sub-Sahara Africa.
H R 2490 Making appropriations for the Treasury Department, the United States Postal Service, the Executive Office of the President, and certain Independent Agencies, for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 2491 To amend section 213 of the National Housing Act to authorize trusts to hold memberships in nonprofit cooperative ownership housing corporations that own properties with mortgages insured under such section.
H R 2492 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to revise Medicare payment policy with respect to home health services furnished under the Medicare Program.
H R 2493 To declare as citizens of the United States certain women who lost citizenship solely by reason of marriage to an alien prior to September 22, 1922.
H R 2494 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a religious exemption from providing identifying numbers for dependents to claim certain credits and deductions on a tax return.
H R 2495 To direct the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration to issue regulations to limit the number of pieces of carry-on baggage that a passenger may bring on an airplane.
H R 2496 To reauthorize the Junior Duck Stamp Conservation and Design Program Act of 1994.
H R 2497 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income gain on the sale or exchange of farmland which by covenant is restricted to use as farmland and to exclude the value of such farmland from estate taxes.
H R 2498 To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for recommendations of the Secretary of Health and Human Services regarding the placement of automatic external defibrillators in Federal buildings in order to improve survival rates of individuals who experience cardiac arrest in such buildings, and to establish protections from civil liability arising from the emergency use of the devices.
H R 2499 To amend title 49, United States Code, to prohibit the operation of certain aircraft not complying with stage 4 noise levels.
H R 2500 To establish demonstration projects to provide family income to respond to significant transitions, and for other purposes.
H R 2501 For the relief of Geert Botzen.
H R 2502 For the relief of Lawrence Williams.
H R 2503 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to deter the smuggling of tobacco products into the United States, and for other purposes.
H R 2504 To authorize the United States participation in and appropriations for United States contributions to various international financial institutions, and for other purposes.
H R 2505 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 and the National Education Statistics Act of 1994 to ensure that elementary and secondary schools prepare girls to compete in the 21st century, and for other purposes.
H R 2506 To amend title IX of the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research.
H R 2507 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow all taxpayers a credit against income tax for up to $200 of charitable contributions.
H R 2508 To amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to clarify the intent of Congress to hold individuals responsible for discriminatory acts committed by them in employment.
H R 2509 To require implementation of an alternative program for providing a benefit or employment preference under Federal law.
H R 2510 To amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to establish criminal liability for unlawful discrimination based on disparate treatment.
H R 2511 To amend the Public Health Service Act to make grants to carry out certain activities toward promoting adoption counseling, and for other purposes.
H R 2512 To amend the Forest and Rangeland Renewable Resources Planning Act of 1974 and related laws to strengthen the protection of native biodiversity and ban clearcutting on Federal lands, to designate certain Federal lands as Ancient Forests, Roadless Areas, Watershed Protection Areas, and Special Areas where logging and other intrusive activities are prohibited, and for other purposes.
H R 2513 To direct the Administrator of General Services to acquire a building located in Terre Haute, Indiana, and for other purposes.
H R 2514 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow issuance of tax-exempt private activity bonds to finance public-private partnership activities relating to school facilities in public elementary and secondary schools, and for other purposes.
H R 2515 To provide for the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
H R 2516 To suspend temporarily the duty on atmosphere firing.
H R 2517 To suspend temporarily the duty on ceramic coater.
H R 2518 To suspend temporarily the duty on capacitance tester and reeler.
H R 2519 To suspend temporarily the duty on vision inspection systems.
H R 2520 To authorize the President to enter into agreements to provide regulatory credit for voluntary early action to mitigate potential environmental impacts from greenhouse gas emissions.
H R 2521 To suspend temporarily the duty on anode presses.
H R 2522 To suspend temporarily the duty on rackers.
H R 2523 To suspend temporarily the duty on epoxide resins.
H R 2524 To suspend temporarily the duty on trim and form.
H R 2525 To promote freedom, fairness, and economic opportunity by repealing the income tax and other taxes, abolishing the Internal Revenue Service, and enacting a national sales tax to be administered primarily by the States.
H R 2526 To suspend temporarily the duty on certain assembly machines.
H R 2527 To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for research on the disease known as lymphangioleiomyomatosis (commonly known as LAM).
H R 2528 To establish the Bureau of Immigration Services and the Bureau of Immigration Enforcement within the Department of Justice.
H R 2529 To take certain steps toward recognition by the United States of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
H R 2530 To amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to increase the maximum amount of marketing loan gains and loan deficiency payments that an agricultural producer may receive during the 1999 crop year.
H R 2531 To authorize appropriations for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for fiscal year 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 2532 To provide for the establishment of national heritage areas.
H R 2533 To amend the Clayton Act and the Administrative Procedures Act.
H R 2534 Directing the National Science Foundation to develop a report on the establishment of high-speed, large bandwidth capacity Internet access for all public elementary and secondary schools and libraries in the United States, and for other purposes.
H R 2535 To preserve, protect, and promote the viability of the United States Postal Service.
H R 2536 To reduce the risk of oil pollution and improve the safety of navigation in San Francisco Bay by removing hazards to navigation, and for other purposes.
H R 2537 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt farm equipment and other property used in farming from the requirement that all gain on the sale of such property be recognized in the year of the sale.
H R 2538 To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for a national folic acid education program to prevent birth defects, and for other purposes.
H R 2539 To designate the United States Post Office building located at 3101 West Sunflower Avenue in Santa Ana, California, as the "Hector G. Godinez Post Office Building".
H R 2540 To establish grant programs and provide other forms of Federal assistance to pregnant women, children in need of adoptive families, and individuals and families adopting children.
H R 2541 To adjust the boundaries of the Gulf Islands National Seashore to include Cat Island, Mississippi.
H R 2542 To encourage the reduction of the costs of access to space for both the Federal Government and the private sector, thereby regaining recently lost market share of the United States commercial launch industry, improving the economic competitiveness of the United States in the world markets, and strengthening and maintaining the national security of the United States.
H R 2543 To make the Department of Defense anthrax vaccination immunization program voluntary for all members of the Armed Forces.
H R 2544 To amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to reduce the cost of credit, and for other purposes.
H R 2545 To provide for nuclear disarmament and economic conversion in accordance with District of Columbia Initiative Measure Number 37 of 1992.
H R 2546 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide more equitable payments to home health agencies under the Medicare Program.
H R 2547 To provide for the conveyance of lands interests to Chugach Alaska Corportion to fulfill the intent, purpose, and promise of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.
H R 2548 To suspend further implementation of the Department of Defense anthrax vaccination program until the vaccine is determined to be safe and effective and to provide for a study by the National Institutes of Health of that vaccine.
H R 2549 To provide that the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania be held at Doylestown, Pennsylvania, in addition to those other places currently provided by law.
H R 2550 To compensate owners of private property for the effect of certain regulatory restrictions.
H R 2551 To amend title 18, United States Code, to require Federal Prision Industries to compete of its Federal contracts to minimize unfair competition with private firms (depriving law-abiding workers of job opportunities), to save taxpayer dollars by empowering Federal contracting officers to be able to acquire commercial products that better meet agencies' needs, more quickly and at less cost without having to obtain permission from Federal Prison Industries, to further empower contracting officers to compel Federal Prison Industries to fully perform its contract obligations to the same extent as all other contractors, and for other purposes.
H R 2552 To promote the health and safety of children by requiring the posting of Consumer Product Safety Commission child care center safety standards in child care centers and by requiring that the Secretary of Health and Human Services report to Congress with recommendations to promote compliance with such standards.
H R 2553 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow certain individuals a credit against income tax for elective deferrals and IRA contributions.
H R 2554 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the amount of the deduction allowed for meals and entertainment expenses.
H R 2555 To establish limitations with respect to the disclosure and use of genetic information in connection with group health plans and health insurance coverage, to provide for consistent standards applicable in connection with hospital care and medical services provided under title 38 of the United States Code, to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of genetic information and genetic testing, and for other purposes.
H R 2556 To require the Secretary of Transportation through the Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Program to make a grant to a nonprofit private entity for the purpose of developing a design for a proposed pilot program relating to the use of telecommuting as a means of reducing emissions of air polluntants that are precursors to ground level ozone.
H R 2557 To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a feasibility study on the inclusion in Biscayne National Park, Florida, of the archaeological site know as the Miami Circle.
H R 2558 To amend title 18, United States Code, to reform Federal Prison Industries, and for other purposes.
H R 2559 To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to strengthen the safety net for agricultural producers by providing greater access to more affordable risk management tools and improved protection from production and income loss, to improve the efficiency and integrity of the Federal crop insurance program, and for other purposes.
H R 2560 To require public schools and libraries that receive Federal funds for the acquisition or operation of computers to install software to protect children from obscenity.
H R 2561 Making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 2562 To amend title 39, United States Code, to allow postal patrons to contribute to funding for prostate cancer research through the voluntary purchase of certain specially issued United States postage stamps.
H R 2563 To amend the Woodrow Wilson Memorial Bridge Authority Act of 1995 to provide an authorization of contract authority for fiscal years 2004 through 2007, and for other purposes.
H R 2564 To provide funds to the National Center for Rural Law Enforcement.
H R 2565 To clarify the quorum requirement for the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States.
H R 2566 To direct the President to renew the membership of the United States in the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
H R 2567 To recruit, hire, and train additional school-based mental health personnel.
H R 2568 To provide partial compensation to farm owners and producers for the loss of markets for the 1999 crop of commodities covered by production flexibility contracts under the Agricultural Market Transition Act.
H R 2569 To enhance the benefits of the national electric system by encouraging and supporting State programs for renewable energy sources, universal electric service, affordable electric service, and energy conservation and efficiency, and for other purposes.
H R 2570 To require the Secretary of the Interior to undertake a study regarding methods to commemorate the national significance of the United States roadways that comprise the Lincoln Highway, and for other purposes.
H R 2571 To provide for a gradual reduction in the loan rate for peanuts, to repeal peanut quotas for the 2002 and subsequent crops, and to require the Secretary of Agriculture to purchase peanuts and peanut products for nutrition programs only at the world market price.
H R 2572 To direct the Administrator of NASA to design and present an award to the Apollo astronauts.
H R 2573 To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish an Office of Autoimmune Diseases at the National Institutes of Health, and for other purposes.
H R 2574 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide comprehensive tax relief for American families and businesses to encourage family stability, economic growth, and tax simplification.
H R 2575 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the rates of income tax imposed on individual taxpayers by 3 percentage points.
H R 2576 To establish the Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment Administration, and for other purposes.
H R 2577 To authorize the development and maintenance of a multi-agency campus project in the town of Jackson, Wyoming.
H R 2578 To amend the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to allow business and industry guaranteed loans to be made for farmer-owned projects that add value to or process agricultural products.
H R 2579 To impose restrictions on the sale of cigars.
H R 2580 To encourage the creation, development, and enhancement of State response programs for contaminated sites, removing existing Federal barriers to the cleanup of brownfield sites, and cleaning up and returning contaminated sites to economically productive or other beneficial uses.
H R 2581 To amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act to ensure the safety of imported meat and poultry products.
H R 2582 To eliminate a limitation with respect to the collection of tolls for use of the Verrazano Narrows Bridge, New York.
H R 2583 To provide a temporary exception for certain Minnesota counties from the limitation on the percentage of cropland that may be enrolled in the conservation reserve and wetlands reserve programs.
H R 2584 To amend the Jerusalem Embassy Act of 1995.
H R 2585 To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to convey a National Defense reserve Fleet vessel to the Glacier Society, Inc., of Bridgeport, Connecticut.
H R 2586 To amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the amount of veterans' burial benefit paid for plot allowances, and to provide for the payment to States of plot allowances for veterans eligible for burial in a national cemetery who are buried in cemeteries of such States.
H R 2587 Making appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia and other activities chargeable in whole or in part against revenues of said District for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 2588 To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide that certain employees of Federal, State, and local emergency management and civil defense agencies may be eligible for certain public safety officers death benefits, and for other purposes.
H R 2589 To provide for the privatization of the United States Postal Service.
H R 2590 To amend the Violence Against Women Act of 1994, the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act, the Older Americans Act of 1965, the Public Health Service Act, and the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 to ensure that older or disabled persons are protected from institutional, community, and domestic violence and sexual assault and to improve outreach efforts and other services available to older or disabled persons victimized by such violence, and for other purposes.
H R 2591 To designate the United States Post Office located at 713 Elm Street in Wakefield, Kansas, as the "William H. Avery Post Office".
H R 2592 To amend the Consumer Product Safety Act to provide that low-speed electric bicycles are consumer products subject to such Act.
H R 2593 To provide for parity in the treatment of mental illness.
H R 2594 To provide grants to establish 25 demonstration mental health diversion courts.
H R 2595 To place a moratorium on the export of bulk fresh water until certain conditions are met.
H R 2596 To provide for a testing program for the Navy Theater-Wide system and the Theater High-Altitude Area Defense system.
H R 2597 To provide that the Federal Government and States shall be subject to the same procedures and substantive laws that would apply to persons on whose behalf certain civil actions may be brought, and for other purposes.
H R 2598 To terminate the price support and marketing quota programs for peanuts.
H R 2599 To terminate the Federal price support programs for sugar beets and sugarcane.
H R 2600 To require that the level of long-range nuclear forces of the Department of Defense be reduced to 3,500 warheads consistent with the provisions of the START II treaty.
H R 2601 To preserve Federal land by requiring a moratorium on new mining activities on such land.
H R 2602 To amend the Federal Power Act with respect to electric reliability and oversight, and for other purposes.
H R 2603 To eliminate the use of the Savannah River nuclear waste separation facilities in South Carolina.
H R 2604 To terminate funding for the Fast Flux Test Facility at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Washington.
H R 2605 Making appropriations for energy and water development for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 2606 Making appropriations for foreign operations, export financing, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 2607 To promote the development of the commercial space transportation industry, to authorize appropriations for the Office of the Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation, to authorize appropriations for the Office of Space Commercialization, and for other purposes.
H R 2608 To amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to clarify the definition of "major drug-transit country" under the international narcotics control program.
H R 2609 To promote product development and testing in the United States, and for other purposes.
H R 2610 To provide an affirmative defense in a civil action brought with respect to a Federal requirement which is potentially in conflict with another Federal requirement.
H R 2611 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from income the salary of certain teachers who teach in high-poverty schools.
H R 2612 To expand United States exports of goods and services by requiring the development of objective criteria to achieve market access in foreign countries, to provide the President with reciprocal trade authority, and for other purposes.
H R 2613 To provide additional funding to combat methamphetamine production and abuse, and for other purposes.
H R 2614 To amend the Small Business Investment Act to make improvements to the certified development company program, and for other purposes.
H R 2615 To amend the Small Business Act to make improvements to the general business loan program, and for other purposes.
H R 2616 To clarify the policy of the United States with respect to the use and export of encryption products, and for other purposes.
H R 2617 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a tax credit for development costs of encryption products with plaintext capability without the user's knowledge.
H R 2618 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act and title IV of the Balanced Budget Act of 1997 to eliminate the 15 percent reduction in payment amounts to home health agencies furnishing home health services under the Medicare Program, and to provide for a 36-month grace period for home health agencies to repay overpayments made by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
H R 2619 To amend the Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Act to authorize additional measures to carry out the control of salinity upstream of Imperial Dam in a cost-effective manner.
H R 2620 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of glaucoma detection services under part B of the Medicare Program.
H R 2621 To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the establishment of a pediatric research initiative.
H R 2622 To provide for a mechanism by which a Member of, or Member-elect to, Congress may decline an annual pay adjustment.
H R 2623 To amend the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998 with respect to export controls on high performance computers.
H R 2624 To protect women's reproductive health and constitutional right to choice, and for other purposes.
H R 2625 To amend title 10, United States Code, to temporarily expand the Department of Defense program by which State and local law enforcement agencies may procure certain law enforcement equipment through the Department.
H R 2626 To amend certain consumer protection laws to facilitate the electronic delivery of disclosures and other information.
H R 2627 To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to prevent abuse of recipients of long-term care services under the Medicare and Medicaid Programs.
H R 2628 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide greater equity to Medicare-certified home health agencies, and to ensure access of Medicare beneficiaries to medically necessary home health services furnished in an efficient manner under the Medicare Program.
H R 2629 For the relief of Juan Carlos Lemus-Medrano.
H R 2630 To reauthorize the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, and for other purposes.
H R 2631 To amend chapters 83 and 84 of title 5, United States Code, to modify employee contributions to the Civil Service Retirement System and the Federal Employees Retirement System to the percentages in effect before the statutory temporary increase in calendar year 1999, and for other purposes.
H R 2632 To designate certain Federal lands in the Talladega National Forest in the State of Alabama as the Dugger Mountain Wilderness.
H R 2633 To amend title 18, United States Code, to prevent the misuse of genuine and counterfeit police badges by those seeking to commit a crime, and for other purposes.
H R 2634 To amend the Controlled Substances Act with respect to registration requirements for practitioners who dispense narcotic drugs in schedule IV or V for maintenance treatment or detoxification treatment.
H R 2635 To allow patients access to drugs and medical devices recommended and provided by health care practitioners that are not approved by the Food and Drug Administration, and for other purposes.
H R 2636 To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for Congressional review of rules establishing or increasing taxes.
H R 2637 To protect consumer and community choice in access to Internet providers, and for other purposes.
H R 2638 To amend the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act to prohibit the Secretary of the Interior from taking land into trust for Indian tribes for gaming purposes under certain conditions, and for other purposes.
H R 2639 To establish peer review for the review of standards promulgated under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970.
H R 2640 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that long-term vehicle storage by tax-exempt organizations which conduct county and similar fairs shall not be treated as an unrelated trade or business.
H R 2641 To make technical corrections to title X of the Energy Policy Act of 1992.
H R 2642 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide that aliens who commit acts of torture abroad are inadmissible and removable and to establish within the Criminal Division of the Department of Justice an Office of Special Investigations having responsibilities under that Act with respect to all alien participants in acts of genocide and torture abroad.
H R 2643 To amend the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act to provide for appropriate study and repatriation of remains for which a cultural affiliation is not readily ascertainable.
H R 2644 To prohibit Federal, State, and local agencies and private entities from transferring, selling, or disclosing personal data with respect to an individual to other agencies or entities without the express consent of the individual except in limited circumstances, and to require such agencies and entities to provide individuals with personal data maintained with respect to such indviduals.
H R 2645 To provide for the restructuring of the electric power industry.
H R 2646 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide common sense tax relief for families.
H R 2647 To amend the Act entitled "An Act relating to the water rights of the Ak-Chin Indian Community" to clarify certain provisions concerning the leasing of such water rights, and for other purposes.
H R 2648 To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to clarify the rules for treatment of international travel merchandise and bonded warehouses and staging areas.
H R 2649 To reduce Federal spending in several programs.
H R 2650 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve and streamline the physician self-referral law.
H R 2651 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to the restrictions on physician self-referral.
H R 2652 To increase monitoring of the use of offsets in international defense trade.
H R 2653 To exempt certain entries of titanium disks from anti-dumping duties retroactively applied by the United States Customs Service.
H R 2654 To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide enhanced protection for inventors and innovators, protect patent terms, reduce patent litigation, and for other purposes.
H R 2655 To restore the separation of powers between the Congress and the President.
H R 2656 To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to withhold funds in certain cases, and for other purposes.
H R 2657 To amend section 204 of the National Housing Act to make HUD-owned single family properties available at a discount to individuals who teach in inner city schools.
H R 2658 To provide that the Commissioner of Food and Drugs shall by regulation require over the counter drug sunscreen products to include an expiration date and storage recommendations on their label.
H R 2659 To provide grants to eligible urban local educational agencies to enable the agencies to recruit and retain qualified teachers.
H R 2660 To amend title 38 of the United States Code to provide pay parity for dentists with physicians employed by the Veterans Health Administration.
H R 2661 To amend title 36 of the United States Code to establish the American Indian Education Foundation, and for other purposes.
H R 2662 To provide for work authorization for nonimmigrant spouses of intracompany transferees, if the United States has an agreement with the country of which the transferee is a national under which United States nationals will be afforded reciprocal treatment.
H R 2663 To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary of the Korean War to honor the United States Marine Corps participation.
H R 2664 To provide for equitable compensation of the Spokane Tribe of Indians of the Spokane Reservation in settlement of its claims concerning its contribution to the production of hydropower by the Grand Coulee Dam, and for other purposes.
H R 2665 To provide for a study of Radium 224 in drinking water and to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to require that a national primary drinking water standard be established for Radium 224, and for other purposes.
H R 2666 To authorize activities under the Federal railroad safety laws for fiscal years 1999 through 2002, and for other purposes.
H R 2667 To amend the Clean Air Act to establish requirements concerning the operation of fossil fuel-fired electric utility steam generating units, commercial and industrial boiler units, solid waste incineration units, medical waste incinerators, hazardous waste combustors, chlor-alkali plants, and Portland cement plants to reduce emissions of mercury to the environment, and for other purposes.
H R 2668 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to reform the financing of campaigns for election for Federal office, and for other purposes.
H R 2669 To reauthorize the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, and for other purposes.
H R 2670 Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, the Judiciary, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 2671 To provide for the Yankton Sioux Tribe and the Santee Sioux Tribe of Nebraska certain benefits of the Missouri River Basin Pick-Sloan project, and for other purposes.
H R 2672 To authorize the President to award a gold medal on behalf of the Congress to General Henry H. Shelton and to provide for the production of bronze duplicates of such medal for sale to the public.
H R 2673 To provide training to professionals who work with children affected by violence, to provide for violence prevention, and for other purposes.
H R 2674 Providing for conveyance of the Palmetto Bend project to the State of Texas.
H R 2675 To amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to provide increased flexibility for the transfer of within state allocations between adult and disclocated worker employment and training activities.
H R 2676 To amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act to require a refund value for certain beverage containers, to provide resources for State pollution prevention and recycling programs, and for other purposes.
H R 2677 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require telephone carriers to completely and accurately itemize charges and taxes collected with telephone bills.
H R 2678 To amend title 39, United States Code, to provide for the establishment of a notification system under which individuals may elect not to receive mailings related to skill contests or sweepstakes, and for other purposes.
H R 2679 To amend title 49, United States Code, to establish the National Motor Carrier Administration in the Department of Transportation, to improve the safety of commercial motor vehicle operators and carriers, to strengthen commercial driver's licenses, and for other purposes.
H R 2680 To replace the Immigration and Naturalization Service with the National Immigration Bureau, to separate the immigration enforcement and adjudication functions performed by officers and employees of the Bureau reporting to the Director, to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to restore eligibility for adjustment of status under section 245(i) of that Act and to restructure the use of fees collected for providing adjudication and naturalization services, and for other purposes.
H R 2681 To establish a program, coordinated by the National Transportation Safety Board, of assistance to families of passengers involved in rail passenger accidents.
H R 2682 To amend title 49, United States Code, to enhance the safety of motor carrier operations and the Nation's highway system, including highway-rail crossings, by amending existing safety laws to strengthen commercial driver licensing, to improve compliance, and for other purposes.
H R 2683 To authorize activities under the Federal railroad safety laws for fiscal years 2000 through 2003, and for other purposes.
H R 2684 Making appropriations for the Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and for sundry independent agencies, boards, commissions, corporations, and offices for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 2685 To guarantee the right of all active duty military personnel, merchant mariners, and their dependents to vote in Federal, State, and local elections.
H R 2686 To amend subchapter III of chapter 83 of title 5, United States Code, to make service performed as an employee of a nonappropriated fund instrumentality after 1965 and before 1987 creditable for retirement purposes.
H R 2687 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish a 5-year pilot program under which certain aliens completing a postsecondary degree in mathematics, science, engineering, or computer science are permitted to change nonimmigrant classification in order to remain in the United States for a 5-year period for the purpose of working in one of those fields.
H R 2688 To reduce traffic congestion, promote economic development, and improve the quality of life in the metropolitan Washington region.
H R 2689 To impose a one-year moratorium on promulgation of new rules by the Health Care Financing Administration.
H R 2690 To prohibit States from imposing a family cap under the program of temporary assistance to needy families.
H R 2691 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a range of long-term care services.
H R 2692 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the child tax credit.
H R 2693 To amend the Child Care and Development Grant Act of 1990 to provide for improved care for young children.
H R 2694 To increase the availability of child care for children whose parents work nontraditional hours or shifts.
H R 2695 To provide for the relief of Kathy Barrett.
H R 2696 To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for more equitable policies relating to overtime pay for Federal employees and the accumulation and use of credit hours.
H R 2697 To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish a presumption of service connection for purposes of veterans benefits for certain chronic symptoms occurring in veterans who served in the Persian Gulf War.
H R 2698 To promote economic growth and opportunity by increasing the level of visas available for highly specialized scientists and engineers and by eliminating the earnings penalty on senior citizens who continue to work after reaching retirement age.
H R 2699 To designate the United States courthouse located at 223 Broad Street in Albany, Georgia, as the "C.B. King United States Courthouse".
H R 2700 To require that United States supported clinical research that is conducted in sub-Saharan African countries be conducted in accordance with the most protective ethical standards regarding the use of human research subjects, and to prohibit the revocation or revision of intellectual property or competition laws or policies of sub-Saharan African countries that are designed to promote access to pharmaceuticals or other medical technologies.
H R 2701 To amend title 28, United States Code, to provide remedies for losses occasioned by unreasonable delay in the processing of certain Federal Communications Commission licenses.
H R 2702 To reestablish the Office of Noise Abatement and Control in the Environmental Protection Agency, and for other purposes.
H R 2703 To ensure that land enrolled in the land conservation program of the State of Minnesota known as Reinvest in Minnesota remains eligible for enrollment in the conservation reserve upon the expiration of the Reinvest in Minnesota contract.
H R 2704 To amend the Agricultural Act of 1949 to restore and improve the farmer owned reserve program, to extend the term of marketing assistance loans made under the Agricultural Market Transition Act, and for other purposes.
H R 2705 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 prevent the avoidance of gain recognition through swap funds.
H R 2706 To amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and chapter 5, United States Code, to require coverage for the treatment of infertility.
H R 2707 To amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to establish pension counseling programs, and for other purposes.
H R 2708 To amend the Victims of Child Abuse Act of 1990 to require electronic communication service providers to report child pornography violations to the Cyber Tip Line at the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
H R 2709 To amend the Food Stamp Act of 1977 to provide for a national standard of interoperability and portablility applicable to electronic food stamp benefit transactions.
H R 2710 To establish the National Law Enforcement Museum on Federal land in the District of Columbia.
H R 2711 To amend section 4531(c) of the Balanced Budget Act of 1997 to permit payment for ALS intercept services furnished in areas other than rural areas, and for other purposes.
H R 2712 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase the percentage of the national rate payable for inpatient hospitals services applicable to hospitals located in Puerto Rico to 100 percent.
H R 2713 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit against income tax for certain investments in businesses located in low-income communities.
H R 2714 To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to change the rate of duty for United States travelers bringing back to the United States goods purchased abroad.
H R 2715 To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to provide for duty-free treatment of personal effects of participants entering the United States to participate in international athletic events, and items used in connection with such events.
H R 2716 To provide supplemental market loss payments for farm owners and producers for certain 1999 crops.
H R 2717 To improve the solvency of the Social Security Program, and for other purposes.
H R 2718 To amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act to provide for the management of remediation waste at Brownfields and other remediation sites.
H R 2719 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to reauthorize and make improvements to titles I, VII, and X of such Act, and for other purposes.
H R 2720 To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to authorize appropriations for State water pollution control revolving funds, and for other purposes.
H R 2721 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to preclude the removal of an alien who unlawfully voted solely due to a misunderstanding of his or her eligibility to vote or citizenship status.
H R 2722 To amend the Nicaraguan Adjustment and Central American Relief Act to provide to certain nationals of El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Haiti an opportunity to apply for adjustment of status under that Act, and for other purposes.
H R 2723 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to protect consumers in managed care plans and other health coverage.
H R 2724 To make technical corrections to the Water Resources Development Act of 1999.
H R 2725 To provide for a rural education initiative, and for other purposes.
H R 2726 To establish standards for cleanup of dry cleaning solvents under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980, and for other purposes.
H R 2727 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to improve protections against telephone service "slamming" and provide protections against telephone billing "cramming", to provide the Federal Trade Commission jurisdiction over unfair and deceptive trade practices of telecommunications carriers, and for other purposes.
H R 2728 To amend the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to reduce losses to properties for which repetitive flood insurance claim payments have been made.
H R 2729 To amend title 10, United States Code, to restrict the sale or other transfer of small arms armor piercing ammunition and components of such ammunition disposed of by the Army.
H R 2730 To allow postal patrons to contribute to funding for emergency food relief within the United States through the voluntary purchase of certain specially issued United States postage stamps.
H R 2731 To amend title 39, United States Code, to establish a notification system under which individuals may elect not to receive mailings related to skill contests or sweepstakes, and for other purposes.
H R 2732 To require State and local law enforcement authorities and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms to be immediately notified when the national instant criminal background check system determines that a person is ineligible to receive a handgun.
H R 2733 To amend title 5, United States Code, to allow Federal agencies to reimburse their employees for certain adoption expenses.
H R 2734 To allow local government entities to serve as nonprofit aggregators of electricity services on behalf of their citizens.
H R 2735 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the occupational taxes relating to distilled spirits, wine, and beer.
H R 2736 To authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to award grants to provide for a national toll-free hotline to provide information and assistance to veterans.
H R 2737 To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey to the State of Illinois certain Federal land associated with the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail to be used as an historic and interpretive site along the trail.
H R 2738 To amend the Food Stamp Act of 1977 to improve onsite inspections of State food stamp programs, to provide grants to develop community partnerships and innovative outreach strategies for food stamp and related programs, and for other purposes.
H R 2739 To provide for the continuation of the demonstration program, known as the Healthy Start Initiative, that is carried out by the Secretary of Health and Human Services as a program of grants to reduce the rate of infant mortality.
H R 2740 To provide for the appointment of additional Federal district judges in the Southern District of California.
H R 2741 To adjust the immigration status of certain Colombian and Peruvian nationals who are in the United States.
H R 2742 To amend the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 to allow certain grant funds to be used to provide parent education.
H R 2743 To improve the financial situation of America's farmers and ranchers.
H R 2744 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to modify the interim payment system for home health services, and for other purposes.
H R 2745 To provide for the establishment of the Kosovar-American Enterprise Fund to promote small business and microcredit lending and housing construction and reconstruction for Kosova.
H R 2746 To authorize the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations treatment) to the products of Albania.
H R 2747 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 relating to the unemployment tax for individuals employed in the entertainment industry.
H R 2748 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income payments made to tobacco quota and allotment holders and tobacco growers pursuant to Phase I or II of the Master Settlement Agreement between a State and tobacco product manufacturers.
H R 2749 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the creation of disaster protection funds by property and casualty insurance companies for the payment of policyholders' claims arising from future catastrophic events.
H R 2750 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make higher education more affordable by providing a full tax deduction for higher education expenses and interest on student loans.
H R 2751 To give the city of Mesquite, Nevada, the right to purchase at fair market value certain parcels of public land in the city.
H R 2752 To give Lincoln County, Nevada, the right to purchase at fair market value certain public land located within that county, and for other purposes.
H R 2753 To authorize the Secretary of the Army to carry out a program for the restoration of abandoned mine sites.
H R 2754 To amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to limit the portion of the Superfund expended for administration, oversight, support, studies, design, investigations, monitoring, assessment, and evaluation, and enforcement activities.
H R 2755 To enable the use of human capital investment contracts for the purposes of financing postsecondary education, and for other purposes.
H R 2756 To prevent governmental entities from using tax-exempt financing to engage in unfair competition against private enterprise.
H R 2757 To amend the Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act relating to farm worker housing.
H R 2758 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act to establish new procedures and access to courts for grievances arising under group health plans.
H R 2759 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to prevent the wearing away of an employee's accrued benefit under a defined plan by the adoption of a plan amendment reducing future accruals and to require notice with respect to such reduced future accruals and an election opportunity to continue benefit accruals without regard to such plan amendment.
H R 2760 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish for certain employees of international organizations an estate tax credit equivalent to the limited marital deduction.
H R 2761 To provide grants to enable each public secondary school to hire a director of school safety, discipline, and student assistance to develop or improve a safety plan.
H R 2762 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide for the resolution of certain contested broadcast license proceedings.
H R 2763 To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the sale of prescription drugs through the Internet.
H R 2764 To license America's Private Investment Companies and provide enhanced credit to stimulate private investment in low-income communities, and for other purposes.
H R 2765 To amend the Foregin Assistance Act of 1961 to establish a program to provide assistance for HIV/AIDS research, prevention, and treatment activities in Africa.
H R 2766 To amend title 49, United States Code, relating to inspection of commerical motor vehicles entering the United States along the United States-Mexico border, and for other purposes.
H R 2767 To expand the enforcement options under the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act to include the imposition of civil money penalties.
H R 2768 To record place of birth as Jerusalem, Israel, for purposes of United States passports.
H R 2769 To amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit individuals to continue health coverage of services while participating in approved clinical studies.
H R 2770 To provide that service of the members of the group known as the United States Cadet Nurse Corps during World War II constituted active military service for purposes of any law administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
H R 2771 To establish a medical education trust fund, and for other purposes.
H R 2772 To amend the Agricultural Market Transition Act to provide a variant of loan deficiency payments to producers who are otherwise eligible for such payments, but who elect to use acreage planted to the eligible commodity for the grazing of livestock.
H R 2773 To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate the Wekiva River and its tributaries of Rock Springs Run and Black Water Creek in the State of Florida as components of the national wild and scenic rivers system.
H R 2774 To amend chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that any health benefits plan which provides obstetrical benefits shall be required also to provide coverage for the diagnosis and treatment of infertility.
H R 2775 To amend title 49, United States Code, to ensure the safe operations of small commerical vans.
H R 2776 To improve the safety of animals transported on aircraft, and for other purposes.
H R 2777 To fund capital projects of State and local governments, and for other purposes.
H R 2778 To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the Taunton River in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for study for potential addition to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes.
H R 2779 To amend the Food Security Act of 1985, to give producers greater flexibility in enrollling certain marginal land in the conservation reserve, and for other purposes.
H R 2780 To authorize the Attorney General to provide grants for organizations to find missing adults.
H R 2781 To amend the International Claims Settlement Act of 1949 to provide for the settlement of claims relating to American victims of National Socialist persecution.
H R 2782 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to assure access of Medicare beneficiaries to prescription drug coverage through the SPICE drug benefit program.
H R 2783 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to establish time limits for Federal Communications Commission review of mergers, acquisitions, and other license transfers.
H R 2784 To enhance competition among and between rail carriers in order to ensure efficient rail service and reasonable rail rates in any case in which there is an absence of effective competition.
H R 2785 To take certain steps toward recognition by the United States of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
H R 2786 To provide for expansion of electricity transmission networks in order to support competitive electricity markets and to bring the benefits of less regulation of such markets to the public, and for other purposes.
H R 2787 To count as an expenditure under the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families any reduction in State tax revenues for the provision of an earned income tax credit to recipients of assistance under the program.
H R 2788 To amend title 23, United States Code, relating to the congestion mitigation air quality improvement program.
H R 2789 To provide grants to local educational agencies to enable the agencies to recruit and retain qualified school administrators.
H R 2790 To establish a program to provide for a reduction in the incidence and prevalence of Lyme disease.
H R 2791 To prohibit public broadcasting stations receiving any funding through the Corporation for Public Broadcasting from making available any lists of their financial donors.
H R 2792 To require the Secretary of Agriculture to make supplemental income payments to producers of certain crops for crop years in which the national gross revenue of the crop is below a certain percentage of the 5-year average of that crop's national gross revenue.
H R 2793 To designate the Department of Agriculture as the lead Federal agency for national agricultural policy regarding conservation and the environment, including water quality research and modeling, water quality assessments and monitoring, and technical assistance for all agricultural activities conducted on agricultural lands, and for other purposes.
H R 2794 To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make payments to hospitals under the Medicare Program for costs associated with training psychologists, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners.
H R 2795 To establish the Shivwits Plateau National Conservation Area in the State of Arizona, and for other purposes.
H R 2796 To amend chapter 11 of title 31, United States Code, to establish a Debt Reduction Lockbox, and for other purposes.
H R 2797 To repeal section 8003 of Public Law 105-174, and for other purposes.
H R 2798 To authorize the Secretary of Commerce to provide financial assistance to the States of Alaska, Washington, Oregon, and California for salmon habitat restoration projects in coastal waters and upland drainages.
H R 2799 To amend the Clear Creek County, Colorado, Public Lands Transfer Act of 1993 to provide additional time for Clear Creek County to dispose of certain lands transferred to the county under the Act.
H R 2800 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to correct the DSH Allotments for Minnesota, New Mexico, and Wyoming under the Medicaid Program for fiscal years 2000, 2001, and 2002.
H R 2801 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to strengthen the involvement of parents in the education of their children, and for other purposes.
H R 2802 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to ensure that senior citizens are given an opportunity to serve as mentors, tutors, and volunteers for certain programs.
H R 2803 To amend the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to allow shareholder common stock to be transferred to adopted Alaska Native children and their descendants, and for other purposes.
H R 2804 To expand Alaska Native contracting of Federal land management functions and activities and promote hiring of Alaska Natives by the Federal Government within the State of Alaska, and for other purposes.
H R 2805 For the relief of certain corporations from a tax liability incurred by the import in 1994 and 1995 of Halon-1211 for recycling purposes.
H R 2806 For the relief of Charles S. Steinert.
H R 2807 To amend the National School Lunch Act and the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to promote identification of children eligible for benefits under, and enrollment of children in, the Medicaid and State Children's Health Insurance programs.
H R 2808 To amend title 18, United States Code, to eliminate the prohibitions on the transmission of abortion related matters, and for other purposes.
H R 2809 To impose an immediate suspension of assistance to the Government of Indonesia until the results of the August 30, 1999, vote in East Timor have been implemented, and for other purposes.
H R 2810 To facilitate the exchange by law enforcement agencies of DNA identification information relating to violent offenders, and for other purposes.
H R 2811 To implement certain recommendations of the National Gambling Commission by prohibiting the placement of automated teller machines or any device by which an extension of credit or an electronic fund transfer may be initiated by a consumer in the immediate area in a gambling establishment where gambling or wagering takes place.
H R 2812 To provide for a community development venture capital program.
H R 2813 To assist local governments in conducting gun buyback programs.
H R 2814 To amend chapter 55 of title 5, United States Code, to authorize equal overtime pay provisions for all Federal employees engaged in wildland fire suppression operations.
H R 2815 To present a congressional gold medal to astronauts Neil A. Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the crew of Apollo 11.
H R 2816 To establish a grant program to assist State and local law enforcement in deterring, investigating, and prosecuting computer crimes.
H R 2817 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for reimbursement of certified midwife services, to provide for more equitable reimbursement rates for certified nurse-midwife services, and for other purposes.
H R 2818 To prohibit oil and gas drilling in Mosquito Creek Lake in Cortland, Ohio.
H R 2819 To create an initiative for research and development into the utilization of biomass for fuel and industrial products.
H R 2820 To provide for the ownership and operation of the irrigation works on the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community's reservation in Maricopa County, Arizona, by the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community.
H R 2821 To amend the North American Wetlands Conservation Act to provide for appointment of 2 additional members of the North American Wetlands Conservation Council.
H R 2822 To require the opposition of the United States to International Monetary Fund and World Bank loans to Indonesia until the violence resulting from the referendum on the independence of East Timor has been ended.
H R 2823 To amend the Strom Thurmond National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1999 to provide for the retention and administration of Oil Shale Reserve Numbered 2 by the Secretary of Energy.
H R 2824 To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to protect consumers in managed care plans and other health coverage.
H R 2825 To direct the Secretary of the Interior to dispose of all public lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management that have been identified for disposal under the Federal land use planning process.
H R 2826 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow penalty-free distributions from qualified retirement plans on account of the death or disability of the participant's spouse.
H R 2827 To amend the National Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching Policy Act of 1977 to authorize research to promote the conversion of biomass into biobased industrial products, and for other purposes.
H R 2828 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require criminal background checks on drivers providing Medicaid medical assistance transportation services.
H R 2829 To amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921, to provide the Secretary of Agriculture with administrative authority to investigate live poultry dealers, and for other purposes.
H R 2830 To amend the Agricultural Fair Practices Act of 1967 to provide for the accreditation of associations of agricultural producers, to promote good faith bargaining between such accredited associations and the handlers of agricultural products, and to strengthen the enforcement authorities to respond to violations of the Act.
H R 2831 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure Medicare reimbursement for certain ambulance services, and to improve the efficiency of the emergency medical system, and for other purposes.
H R 2832 To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish a program to inventory, evaluate, document, and assist efforts to restore and preserve surviving United States Life-Saving Service stations.
H R 2833 To establish the Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area.
H R 2834 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to clarify State and local authority to regulate the placement, construction, and modification of broadcast transmission and telecommunications facilities, and for other purposes.
H R 2835 To require an assessment of research on effects of radio frequency emissions on human health.
H R 2836 To amend the Fair Housing Act.
H R 2837 To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require institutions of higher education to widely distribute information describing their procedures for receiving and responding to complaints concerning harassment.
H R 2838 To impose an immediate suspension of assistance to the Government of Indonesia until the results of the August 30, 1999, vote in East Timor have been implemented, and for other purposes.
H R 2839 To amend the Act which established the Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, in the State of New Hampshire, by modifying the boundary, and for other purposes.
H R 2840 To amend title V of the Social Security Act to provide for the establishment and operation of asthma treatment services for children, and for other purposes.
H R 2841 To amend the Revised Organic Act of the Virgin Islands to provide for greater fiscal autonomy consistent with other United States jurisdictions, and for other purposes.
H R 2842 To amend chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code, concerning the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program, to enable the Federal Government to enroll an employee and his or her family in the FEHB Program when a State court orders the employee to provide health insurance coverage for a child of the employee but the employee fails to provide the coverage.
H R 2843 To provide emergency assistance to farmers and ranchers in the United States.
H R 2844 To direct the Secretary of Energy to convey to the city of Bartlesville, Oklahoma, the former site of the NIPER facility of the Department of Energy.
H R 2845 To encourage the use of technology in the classroom.
H R 2846 To confer citizenship posthumously on Jose J. Casillas.
H R 2847 To provide for the appointment of an independent counsel to investigate if there were violations of Federal law in the raid on the Branch Davidian compound in Waco, Texas.
H R 2848 To amend the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 and the Small Business Act to establish a New Markets Venture Capital Program, to establish an America's Private Investment Company Program, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a New Markets Tax Credit, and for other purposes.
H R 2849 To authorize appropriations to reimburse States for costs of educating certain illegal alien students.
H R 2850 To amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, and 2004, and for other purposes.
H R 2851 To direct the United States Executive Directors at the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the International Monetary Fund to encourage their respective institutions to require countries receiving assistance from such institutions to use the portion of the assistance attributable to United States contributions to obtain goods and services produced in the United States.
H R 2852 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require the prorating of Medicaid beneficiary contributions in the case of partial coverage of nursing facility services during a month.
H R 2853 To amend title 28, United States Code, to provide for individuals serving as Federal jurors to continue to receive their normal average wage or salary during such service.
H R 2854 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for the admission to the United States for permanent residence without numerical limitation of spouses of permanent resident aliens.
H R 2855 To amend the Social Security Act to require that anticipated child support be held in trust on the sale or refinancing of certain real property of an obligated parent.
H R 2856 To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to require the disclosure of all information in a consumer's file, including credit scores, risk scores, and any other predictors.
H R 2857 To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to ensure congressional involvement in the process by which rivers that are designated as wild, scenic, or recreational rivers by an act of the legislature of the State or States through which they flow may be included in the national wild and scenic rivers system, and for other purposes.
H R 2858 To authorize the award of the Medal of Honor to Andrew J. Smith for acts of valor during the Civil War.
H R 2859 To provide benefits to domestic partners of Federal employees.
H R 2860 To authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to carry out a pilot program to provide homeownership assistance to disabled families.
H R 2861 To require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study on and develop recommendations to increase the safety of visitors to units of the National Park System.
H R 2862 To direct the Secretary of the Interior to release reversionary interests held by the United States in certain parcels of land in Washington County, Utah, to facilitate an anticipated land exchange.
H R 2863 To clarify the legal effect on the United States of the acquisition of a parcel of land in the Red Cliffs Desert Reserve in the State of Utah.
H R 2864 To amend the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 to require States to permit individuals to register to vote in an election for Federal office on the date of the election.
H R 2865 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to encourage the implementation or expansion of pre-kindergarten programs to include students 4 years of age or younger.
H R 2866 To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to reduce the influence of political action committees in elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.
H R 2867 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to facilitate the use of private contracts under the Medicare Program.
H R 2868 To guarantee States and counties containing Federal forest lands consistent compensation for the loss of property tax revenues from such lands instead of a percentage of the declining revenues derived from timber sales.
H R 2869 To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to carry out highway and bridge projects to improve the flow of traffic between the States of Nebraska and Iowa and to direct the Secretary to designate certain highways in those States as an Interstate System route.
H R 2870 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of vision rehabilitation services under the Medicare Program.
H R 2871 To promote youth financial education.
H R 2872 To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to increase the maximum Pell grant from $3,125 to $7,000 over 3 fiscal years.
H R 2873 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals a deduction for contributions to education individual retirement accounts, to increase the amount which may be contributed to such accounts, to permit such accounts to be used to pay elementary and secondary education expenses and training expenses of older individuals, and for other purposes.
H R 2874 To amend the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act to provide for delegation to States of the powers and duties under that Act regarding management of wild free-roaming horses and burros, and for other purposes.
H R 2875 To amend the Klamath River Basin Fishery Resources Restoration Act to provide for tribal representation on the Klamath Fishery Management Council, to clarify allocation of the annual tribal catch, and for other purposes.
H R 2876 To amend the Federal Rules of Evidence regarding testimonial privileges of parents, children, and members of the Secret Service; to amend title 18 of the United States Code to restrict prosecutorial conduct with respect to sexual activity not unlawful under Federal law, and for other purposes.
H R 2877 To amend title IV of the Social Security Act to coordinate the penalty for the failure of a State to operate a State child support disbursement unit with the alternative penalty procedure for failures to meet data processing requirements.
H R 2878 To protect the privacy of health information in the age of genetic and other new technologies, and for other purposes.
H R 2879 To provide for the placement at the Lincoln Memorial of a plaque commemorating the speech of Martin Luther King, Jr., known as the "I Have A Dream" speech.
H R 2880 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for land sales for conservation purposes.
H R 2881 To allow the collection of fees for the provision of customs services for the arrival of certain ferries.
H R 2882 To regulate the use by interactive computer services of personally identifiable information provided by subscribers to such services.
H R 2883 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to confer United States citizenship automatically and retroactively on certain foreign-born children adopted by citizens of the United States.
H R 2884 To extend energy conservation programs under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act through fiscal year 2003.
H R 2885 To provide uniform safeguards for the confidentiality of information acquired for exclusively statistical purposes, and to improve the efficiency and quality of Federal statistics and Federal statistical programs by permitting limited sharing of records among designated agencies for statistical purposes under strong safeguards.
H R 2886 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide that an adopted alien who is less than 18 years of age may be considered a child under such Act if adopted with or after a sibling who is a child under such Act.
H R 2887 To amend the Federal Power Act to ensure that certain Federal power customers are provided protection by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and for other purposes.
H R 2888 To provide funds to assist homeless children and youth.
H R 2889 To amend the Central Utah Project Completion Act to provide for acquisition of water and water rights for Central Utah Project purposes, completion of Central Utah project facilities, and implementation of water conservation measures.
H R 2890 To amend the Puerto Rican Federal Relations Act to transfer jurisdiction over Federal land in and around the island of Vieques to the Government of Puerto Rico, and for other purposes.
H R 2891 To provide reasonable and non-discriminatory access to buildings owned or used by the Federal Government for the provision of competitive telecommunications services by telecommunications carriers.
H R 2892 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand Medicare coverage of certain self-injected biologicals.
H R 2893 To provide that adjustments in rates of pay for Members of Congress may not exceed any cost-of-living increases in benefits under title II of the Social Security Act.
H R 2894 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a shorter recovery period for the depreciation of certain restaurant buildings.
H R 2895 To impose an immediate suspension of assistance to the Government of Indonesia until the results of the August 30, 1999, vote in East Timor have been implemented, and for other purposes.
H R 2896 To combat money laundering and protect the United States financial system, and for other purposes.
H R 2897 To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act relating to freshness dates on food.
H R 2898 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce to age 21 the minimum age for an individual without children to be eligible for the earned income credit.
H R 2899 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to exempt certain elderly persons from demonstrating an understanding of the English language and the history, principles, and form of government of the United States as a requirement for naturalization, and to permit certain other elderly persons to take the history and government examination in a language of their choice.
H R 2900 To reduce emissions from electric powerplants, and for other purposes.
H R 2901 To establish a program of formula grants to the States for programs to provide pregnant women with alternatives to abortion, and for other purposes.
H R 2902 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to protect pension benefits of employees in defined benefit plans and to direct the Secretary of the Treasury to enforce the age discrimination requirements of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 with respect to amendments resulting in defined benefit plans becoming cash balance plans.
H R 2903 To reauthorize the Striped Bass Conservation Act, and for other purposes.
H R 2904 To amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to reauthorize funding for the Office of Government Ethics.
H R 2905 To eliminate money laundering in the private banking system, to require the Secretary of the Treasury to take certain actions with regard to foreign countries in which there is a concentration of money laundering activities, and for other purposes.
H R 2906 To facilitate famine relief efforts and a comprehensive solution to the war in Sudan.
H R 2907 To amend the child and adult care food program under the National School Lunch Act to revise the eligibility of private organizations under that program.
H R 2908 For the relief of Charmaine Bieda.
H R 2909 To provide for implementation by the United States of the Hague Convention on Protection of Children and Cooperation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption, and for other purposes.
H R 2910 To amend title 49, United States Code, to authorize appropriations for the National Transportation Safety Board for fiscal years 2000, 2001, 2002, and for other purposes.
H R 2911 To provide economic development assistance and the planning and coordination needed to assist in development of the lower Mississippi Delta region.
H R 2912 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to eliminate the termination of additional Federal payments to States under the Medicaid Program for administrative costs related to certain outreach and eligibility determinations.
H R 2913 To amend the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 to authorize grants to provide juvenile accountability coordinators to take a comprehensive approach to holding first- and second-time nonviolent juvenile offenders accountable for their actions.
H R 2914 To prohibit the sale of tobacco products through the Internet or other indirect means to individuals under the age of 18.
H R 2915 To protect students from commercial exploitation.
H R 2916 To amend title 18, United States Code, to require persons to obtain a State license before receiving a handgun or handgun ammunition.
H R 2917 To condition certain justice assistance grants to the States on the implementation of handgun registration systems.
H R 2918 To amend Public Law 89-108 to increase authorization levels for State and Indian tribal, municipal, rural, and industrial water supplies, to meet current and future water quantity and quality needs of the Red River Valley, to deauthorize certain project features and irrigation service areas, to enhance natural resources and fish and wildlife habitat, and for other purposes.
H R 2919 To promote preservation and public awareness of the history of the Underground Railroad by providing financial assistance, to the Freedom Center in Cincinnati, Ohio.
H R 2920 To permanently reenact chapter 12 of title 11 of the United States Code, relating to family farmers.
H R 2921 To amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 relating to settlements by certain qualified businesses, and for other purposes.
H R 2922 To extend for 6 additional months the period for which chapter 12 of title 11 of the United States Code is reenacted.
H R 2923 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend expiring provisions, to fully allow the nonrefundable personal credits against regular tax liability, and for other purposes.
H R 2924 To require unregulated hedge funds to submit regular reports to the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, to make such reports available to the public to the extent required by regulations prescribed by the Board, and for other purposes.
H R 2925 To amend the Public Health Service Act to finance the provision of outpatient prescription drug coverage for low-income Medicare beneficiaries and to provide stop-loss protection for outpatient prescription drug expenses under qualified Medicare prescription drug coverage.
H R 2926 To provide new patient protections under group health plans and through health insurance issuers in the group market.
H R 2927 To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for compulsory licensing of certain patented inventions relating to health.
H R 2928 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide an exemption to States which adopt certain minimum wage laws.
H R 2929 To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit certain conduct relating to elephants.
H R 2930 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase Medicare payment for pap smear laboratory tests.
H R 2931 To direct the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to carry out a 3 year pilot program to assist law enforcement officers purchasing homes in locally-designated high-crime areas.
H R 2932 To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study of the Golden Spike/Crossroads of the West National Heritage Area Study Area and to establish the Crossroads of the West Historic District in the State of Utah.
H R 2933 Directing the Secretary of Education to propose a comprehensive approach to providing technologically competent teachers to our Nation's schools, and for other purposes.
H R 2934 To amend the Domestic Volunteer Service Act of 1973 to provide for the establishment of a National Youth Technology Corps program, using VISTA volunteers who are highly proficient in computer technologies to recruit and organize youth to implement and maintain computer systems for public schools, community centers, public senior centers, and libraries and to teach students, teachers, senior citizens, and other persons how to use these technologies and systems.
H R 2935 To amend title 49, United States Code, to permit the Secretary of Transportation to waive noise restrictions on certain aircraft operations.
H R 2936 To extend the temporary waiver of the minimum tax rules that deny many families the full benefit of nonrefundable personal credits, pending enactment of permanent legislation to address this inequity.
H R 2937 To repeal the War Powers Resolution.
H R 2938 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 424 South Michigan Street in South Bend, Indiana, as the "John Brademas Post Office".
H R 2939 To provide the highly indebted poor countries with relief from debts owed to the International Monetary Fund, to end United States participation in and support for the Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility of the International Monetary Fund, and to require certain conditions to be met before the International Monetary Fund may sell gold, and for other purposes.
H R 2940 To amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to provide liability relief for small parties, innocent landowners, and prospective purchasers.
H R 2941 To establish the Las Cienegas National Conservation Area in the State of Arizona.
H R 2942 To extend for 6 additional months the period for which chapter 12 of title 11 of the United States Code is reenacted.
H R 2943 To amend the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990 to provide incentive grants to improve the quality of child care.
H R 2944 To promote competition in electricity markets and to provide consumers with a reliable source of electricity, and for other purposes.
H R 2945 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the coverage of marriage and family therapist services under part B of the Medicare Program, and for other purposes.
H R 2946 To amend title 5, United States Code, to authorize the Merit Systems Protection Board to conduct an alternative dispute resolution pilot program to assist Federal Government agencies in resolving serious workplace disputes, and to establish an administrative judge pay schedule for administrative judges employed by the Merit Systems Protection Board.
H R 2947 To amend the Federal Power Act to promote energy independence and self-sufficiency by providing for the use of net metering by certain small electric energy generation systems, and for other purposes.
H R 2948 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restore the deduction for lobbying expenses in connection with State legislation.
H R 2949 To amend the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act relating to the minimum amount of State grants for any fiscal year under that Act.
H R 2950 To provide for the exchange of certain land in the State of Oregon.
H R 2951 To amend the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 to authorize grants to Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University in Huntsville, Alabama.
H R 2952 To redesignate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 100 Orchard Park Drive in Greenville, South Carolina, as the "Keith D. Oglesby Station".
H R 2953 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for recycling or remanufacturing equipment.
H R 2954 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit for investment necessary to revitalize communities within the United States, and for other purposes.
H R 2955 To establish a partnership to rebuild and modernize America's school facilities.
H R 2956 To reauthorize the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980.
H R 2957 To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to authorize funding to carry out certain water quality restoration projects for Lake Pontchartrain Basin, Louisiana, and for other purposes.
H R 2958 To provide for the continuation of higher education through the conveyance of certain public lands in the State of Alaska to the University of Alaska, and for other purposes.
H R 2959 To prohibit the Legalization of Marijuana for Medical Treatment Initiative of 1998 from taking effect.
H R 2960 To restore the division of governmental responsibilities between the Federal Government and the States that was intended by the framers of the Constitution by requiring all Federal departments and agencies to comply with former Executive Order 12612.
H R 2961 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize a 3-year pilot program under which the Attorney General may extend the period for voluntary departure in the case of certain nonimmigrant aliens who require medical treatment in the United States and were admitted under the Visa Waiver Pilot Program, and for other purposes.
H R 2962 To provide for the issuance of a promotion, research, and information order applicable to certain handlers of Hass avocados.
H R 2963 To direct the Librarian of Congress to purchase papers of Dr. Martin Luther King, Junior, from Dr. King's estate.
H R 2964 To clarify that bail bond sureties and bounty hunters are subject to both civil and criminal liability for violations of Federal rights under existing Federal civil rights law, and for other purposes.
H R 2965 To amend title III of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide for digital education partnerships.
H R 2966 To restore health care coverage to retired members of the uniformed services.
H R 2967 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide an increase in payments for physician services provided in health professional shortage areas in Alaska and Hawaii.
H R 2968 For the relief of Imbeth Belay.
H R 2969 To prevent United States funds from being used for environmentally destructive projects or projects involving involuntary resettlement funded by any institution of the World Bank Group.
H R 2970 To prescribe certain terms for the resettlement of the people of Rongelap Atoll due to conditions created at Rongelap during United States administration of the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, and for other purposes.
H R 2971 To provide parents whose children attend an academic emergency school with education alternatives.
H R 2972 To redesignate the Stuttgart National Aquaculture Research Center in the State of Arkansas as the Harry K. Dupree Stuttgart National Aquaculture Research Center.
H R 2973 To impose a moratorium on the export of bulk fresh water from the Great Lakes Basin.
H R 2974 To convey the Lower Yellowstone Irrigation Project, the Savage Unit of the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program, and the Intake Irrigation Project to the appurtenant irrigation districts.
H R 2975 To establish grant programs to provide opportunities for adolescents, to establish training programs for teachers, and to establish job training courses at community colleges, to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to reduce class size, and for other purposes.
H R 2976 To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to permit children covered under a State child health plan (SCHIP) to continue to be eligible for benefits under the vaccine for children program.
H R 2977 For the relief of Bruce Watson Pairman and Daniele Paule Pairman.
H R 2978 To extend energy conservation programs under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act through October 31, 1999.
H R 2979 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make refinements in the Medicare prospective payment system for outpatient hospital services.
H R 2980 To reduce emissions of mercury, carbon dioxide, nitrogen oxides, and sulfur dioxide from fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units operating in the United States, and for other purposes.
H R 2981 To extend energy conservation programs under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act through March 31, 2000.
H R 2982 To provide grants to States and local educational agencies to recruit, train, and hire 100,000 school-based resource staff to help students deal with personal state of mind problems.
H R 2983 To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to the participation of the public in governmental decisions regarding the location of group homes established pursuant to the program of block grants for the prevention and treatment of substance abuse.
H R 2984 To direct the Secretary of the Interior, through the Bureau of Reclamation, to convey to the Loup Basin Reclamation District, the Sargent River Irrigation District, and the Farwell Irrigation District, Nebraska, property comprising the assets of the Middle Loup Division of the Missouri River Basin Project, Nebraska.
H R 2985 To provide for a biennial budget process and a biennial appropriations process and to enhance oversight and the responsibility, efficiency, and performance of the Federal Government.
H R 2986 To provide that an application for an injunction restraining the enforcement, operation, or execution of a State law adopted by referendum may not be granted on the ground of the unconstitutionality of such law unless the application is heard and determined by a 3-judge court.
H R 2987 To provide for the punishment of methamphetamine laboratory operators, provide additional resources to combat methamphetamine production, trafficking, and abuse in the United States, and for other purposes.
H R 2988 To direct the Secretary of the Interior, through the Bureau of Reclamation, to conserve and enhance the water supplies of the Lower Rio Grande Valley.
H R 2989 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to accelerate payments to hospitals under the Medicare Program with respect to costs of graduate medical education for Medicare+Choice enrollees.
H R 2990 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals greater access to health insurance through a health care tax deduction, a long-term care deduction, and other health-related tax incentives, to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to provide access to and choice in health care through association health plans, to amend the Public Health Service Act to create new pooling opportunities for small employers to obtain greater access to health coverage through HealthMarts, and for other purposes.
H R 2991 To amend the Trade Act of 1974 to provide for periodic revision of retaliation lists or other remedial action implemented under section 306 of such Act.
H R 2992 To amend the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act to protect Indian tribes from coerced labor agreements.
H R 2993 To require congressional approval of unilateral United States agricultural and medical sanctions and to provide for the termination of agricultural and medical sanctions currently in effect.
H R 2994 To provide for the conveyance of various reclamation projects to local water authorities, and for other purposes.
H R 2995 To amend section 304 of the Tariff Act of 1930 to require the marking of frozen produce with the country of origin on the front panel of the package for retail sale.
H R 2996 To provide incentives for the Forest Service to improve its accounting and financial reporting systems by temporarily capping discretionary appropriations for the Forest Service until improvements are made.
H R 2997 To provide grants to certain rural local educational agencies.
H R 2998 To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to reduce the annual income level at which a person petitioning for a family-sponsored immigrant's admission must agree to provide support in a case where a United States employer has agreed to employ the immigrant for a period of not less than one year after admission or where the sponsored alien is under the age of 18.
H R 2999 To permit the Attorney General to grant relief to certain permanent resident aliens of good moral character who are adversely affected by changes made in 1996 to the definition of aggravated felony under the Immigration and Nationality Act, and to amend certain provisions of such Act relating to detention of an alien pending and after a decision on whether the alien is to be removed from the United States.
H R 3000 To establish a United States Health Service to provide high quality comprehensive health care for all Americans and to overcome the deficiencies in the present system of health care delivery.
H R 3001 To amend the Federal Food, Drug, an Cosmetic Act to promote clinical research and development on dietary supplements and foods for their health benefits; to establish a new legal classification for dietary supplements and food with health benefits, and for other purposes.
H R 3002 To provide for the continued preparation of certain useful reports concerning public lands, Native Americans, fisheries, wildlife, insular areas, and other natural resources-related matters, and to repeal provisions of law regarding terminated reporting requirements concerning such matters.
H R 3003 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to designate certified diabetes educators recognized by the National Certification Board of Diabetes Educators as certified providers for purposes of outpatient diabetes education services under part B of the Medicare Program.
H R 3004 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit a Medicare beneficiary enrolled in a Medicare+Choice plan to elect to receive covered skilled nursing facility services at the skilled nursing facility in which the beneficiary or spouse resides or which is part of the continuing care retirement community in which the beneficiary resides.
H R 3005 To establish an Independent Counsel Commission.
H R 3006 To establish a program to help States expand the existing education system to include at least 1 year of early education preceding the year a child enters kindergarten.
H R 3007 To require the sale and advertisement of cigarettes on the Internet to meet the warning requirements of the Federal Cigarette Labeling and Advertising Act.
H R 3008 To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide up-to-date school library media resources and well-trained, professionally certified school library media specialists for elementary schools and secondary schools, and for other purposes.
H R 3009 To authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to State and local educational agencies to support programs that promote a variety of educational opportunities, options, and choices in public schools.
H R 3010 To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to ensure that individuals enjoy the right to be free from restraint, and for other purposes.
H R 3011 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to improve the disclosure of information concerning telephone charges, and for other purposes.
H R 3012 To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to protect Social Security trust funds and save Social Security surpluses for Social Security.
H R 3013 To amend the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to allow shareholder common stock to be transferred to adopted Alaska Native children and their descendants, and for other purposes.
H R 3014 To amend title 18, United States Code, with regard to prison commissaries, and for other purposes.
H R 3015 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage a strong community-based banking system.
H R 3016 To designate the United States Post Office located at 301 Main Street in Eastover, South Carolina, as the "Layford R. Johnson Post Office".
H R 3017 To designate the United States Post Office located at 78 Sycamore Street in Charleston, South Carolina, as the "Richard E. Fields Post Office".
H R 3018 An Act to designate certain facilities of the United States Postal Service in South Carolina.
H R 3019 To designate the United States Post Office located at 4026 Lamar Street in (the Eau Claire community of) Columbia, South Carolina, as the "Mamie G. Floyd Post Office".
H R 3020 To make illegal the sale of guns, ammunition, or explosives between private individuals over the Internet.
H R 3021 To extend the authority of the Thomas Paine National Historical Association to establish a memorial to Thomas Paine in the District of Columbia.
H R 3022 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to improve the disclosure of information concerning telephone charges, and for other purposes.
H R 3023 To authorize the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Bureau of Reclamation, to convey property to the Greater Yuma Port Authority of Yuma County, Arizona, for use as an international port of entry.
H R 3024 To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to restrict the transmission of unsolicited electronic mail messages.
H R 3025 To establish a national clearinghouse for youth entrepreneurship education.
H R 3026 To direct the Secretary of Transportation to complete construction of the Hubbard Expressway in the vicinity of Youngstown, Ohio.
H R 3027 To propose principles governing the provision of International Monetary Fund assistance to Russia.
H R 3028 To amend certain trademark laws to prevent the misappropriation of marks.
H R 3029 To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase Medicare payment to skilled nursing facilities that have a significant proportion of residents with AIDS.
H R 3030 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 757 Warren Road in Ithaca, New York, as the "Matthew F. McHugh Post Office".
H R 3031 To redesignate the Federal building located at 935 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, in Washington, DC, as the "Frank M. Johnson Federal Building".
H R 3032 To restore the jurisdiction of the Consumer Product Safety Commission over amusement park rides which are at a fixed site, and for other purposes.
H R 3033 To direct the Secretary of the Interior to make certain adjustments to the boundaries of Biscayne National Park in the State of Florida, and for other purposes.
H R 3034 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow unused benefits from cafeteria plans to be carried over into later years and used for health care reimbursement rollover accounts and certain other plans, arrangements, or accounts.
H R 3035 To designate certain lands in the State of Utah as wilderness, and for other purposes.
H R 3036 To provide for interim continuation of administration of motor carrier functions by the Federal Highway Administration.
H R 3037 Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes.
H R 3038 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to clarify the exemption from the minimum wage and overtime compensation requirements of that Act for certain computer professionals.
H R 3039 To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to assist in the restoration of the Chesapeake Bay, and for other purposes.
H R 3040 To require the appointment of the Chief of the Forest Service by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate.
H R 3041 To provide for a demonstration project to allow certain organizations that provide care under Medicare to purchase home-care services from self-employed caregivers through home-care referral agencies.
H R 3042 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1031 Volens Road in Nathalie, Virginia, as the "Susie A. Davis Post Office".
H R 3043 To amend title 10, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of the Army to establish a combat artillery medal.
H R 3044 To provide grants to local educational agencies to develop smaller schools.
H R 3045 To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the authority of State Medicaid fraud control units to investigate and prosecute fraud in connection with Federal health care programs and abuse of residents of board and care facilities.
H R 3046 To preserve limited Federal agency reporting requ