Roll Call Votes in the U.S. Senate for 1997

(Key votes are in bold)

(Party Line Votes are colored 60%=Gray 70%=Yellow 80%=Blue 90%=Red)

Vote NumberDateBill NumberQuestionVote ResultVote Description
2981997-11-08H R 2264On the Conference ReportAgreed toconference report on h.r.2264; Department of Labor Appropriations Act, 1998
2971997-11-07PN255On the NominationConfirmednomination - Christina A. Snyder, USDist. judge central Dist of CA
2961997-11-06H R 1119On the Conference ReportAgreed toh.r.1119 conference report; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1998
2951997-11-06PN459On the NominationConfirmednominiation-ronald lee gilman to be u.s. circuit judge for 6th circui
2941997-11-05S 1269On the Motion to ProceedAgreed tomotion to proceed to consider s. 1269; Reciprocal Trade Agreements Act of 1997
2931997-11-05PN328On the NominationConfirmednomination James S. Gwin re: U.S.Judge for North. District of Ohio
2921997-11-04S 1269On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedAgreed toMotion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed; Reciprocal Trade Agreements Act of 1997
2911997-11-04H R 2646On the Cloture MotionRejectedmotion to invoke cloture on H.R.2646; Education Savings Act for Public and Private Schools Education Savings and School Excellence Act of 1998
2901997-11-03PN351On the NominationConfirmednomination: charles rossotti, to be commissioner of internal revenue
2891997-10-31H R 1119On the Cloture MotionAgreed tomotion to invoke cloture on motion to proceed to conf.rpt. on h.r.111; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1998
2881997-10-31H R 2646On the Cloture MotionRejectedmotion to invoke cloture on H.R.2646; Education Savings Act for Public and Private Schools Education Savings and School Excellence Act of 1998
2871997-10-30S 1292On Passage of the BillPasseds.1292; A bill disapproving the cancellations transmitted by the President on October 6, 1997, regarding Public Law 105-45.
2861997-10-30PN455On the NominationConfirmednomination Charles J. Siragusa, to be U.S. District Judge
2851997-10-29H R 1119On the Motion to TableAgreed tomotion to table gramm motion to postpone re:conf. rpt. on h.r.1119; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1998
2841997-10-29PN337On the NominationConfirmednomination- william e. kennard, to be a member of the fcc
2831997-10-28H R 2107On the Conference ReportAgreed toconference report to accompany h.r.2107; Miccosukee Settlement Act of 1997
2821997-10-28S 1173On the Cloture MotionRejectedmotion to invoke cloture on modified committee amdt to s. 1173; Intermodal Transportation Act of 1997
2811997-10-27PN561On the NominationConfirmednomination - thomas s. foley to be ambassador to japan
2801997-10-27PN216On the NominationConfirmednomination - wyche fowler, jr. to be ambassador to saudi arabia
2791997-10-27PN511On the NominationConfirmednomination - algenon L. Marbley to be u.s. district judge
2781997-10-24S 1173On the Cloture MotionRejectedmotion to invoke cloture re: modified committee amdt to S.1173; Intermodal Transportation Act of 1997
2771997-10-23S 1173On the Cloture MotionRejectedmotion to invoke cloture re:modified committee amendment to s.1173; Intermodal Transportation Act of 1997
2761997-10-23H J RES 97On the Joint ResolutionAgreed toh.j.res.97; A joint resolution making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1998, and for other purposes.
2751997-10-23S 1173On the Cloture MotionRejectedmotion to invoke cloture Re: modified committee amendment to s.1173; Intermodal Transportation Act of 1997
2741997-10-09S 25On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1258Rejectedcloture motion re: amdt no. 1258 to s.25; To guarantee that contributions to Federal political campaigns are voluntary.
2731997-10-09S 25On the Cloture MotionRejectedcloture motion, s.25 as modified; Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 1997
2721997-10-08S 1173On the Motion to AdjournAgreed tomotion to adjourn; Intermodal Transportation Act of 1997
2711997-10-08S 1173On the Motion for AttendanceAgreed tomotion to instruct sgt. at arms to request attendence of senators; Intermodal Transportation Act of 1997
2701997-10-08S 25On the Cloture MotionRejectedmotion to invoke cloture re:s.25 as modified; Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 1997
2691997-10-07S 1156On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1253Agreed toMACK AMDT NO. 1253; To provide relief to certain aliens who would otherwise be subject to removal from the United States.
2681997-10-07S 1156On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1253Agreed tomotion to invoke cloture re: mack amdt no. 1253, as modified; To provide relief to certain aliens who would otherwise be subject to removal from the United States.
2671997-10-07S 25On the Cloture MotionRejectedmotion to invoke cloture on s.25; Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 1997
2661997-10-07S 25On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1258Rejectedmotion to invoke cloture re: lott amdt no. 1258 to s.25; To guarantee that contributions to Federal political campaigns are voluntary.
2651997-10-01S 1156On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1253Rejectedmotion to table mack amdt no. 1253 as modified; To provide relief to certain aliens who would otherwise be subject to removal from the United States.
2641997-10-01H R 2378On the Conference ReportAgreed toh.r.2378 conference report; Treasury Department Appropriations Act, 1998
2631997-09-30S 1156On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1267Agreed tobyrd amendments no. sp1267, sp1268, sp1269 en bloc; To prohibit alcoholic beverage advertisements on billboards, signs, posters, and other forms of advertising in certain publicly visible locations in the District of Columbia where children are likely to walk to school or play.
2621997-09-30H R 2203On the Conference ReportAgreed toconference report on h.r.2203; Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1998
2611997-09-30H J RES 94On the Joint ResolutionAgreed toh.j.res.94; A joint resolution making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1998, and for other purposes.
2601997-09-30S 1156On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1249RejectedMotion to invoke cloture - Coats Amdt. No. 1249; To provide scholarship assistance for District of Columbia elementary and secondary school students.
2591997-09-25PN364On the NominationConfirmedNOMINATION KATHERINE HAYDEN: RE: U.S. DISTRICT JUDGE FOR N.J.
2581997-09-25H R 2266On the Conference ReportAgreed toh.r.2266 conference report; Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 1998
2571997-09-24H R 2209On the Conference ReportAgreed toh.r.2209 conference report; Congressional Operations Appropriations Act, 1998
2561997-09-24S 830On Passage of the BillPasseds.830 as amended; Food and Drug Administration Modernization Act of 1997
2551997-09-23S 830On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1130Agreed tomodified committee substitute no. 1130 as modified; To provide a complete substitute.
2541997-09-23S 830On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1177Agreed tomotion to table reed (ri) amdt no. 1177; To ensure that determinations of the Secretary with respect to the intended uses of a device are based on the proposed labeling only if such labeling is not false or misleading.
2531997-09-23S 830On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1139Rejecteddurbin amendment no. 1139; To eliminate provisions relating to the discretion of the Secretary of Health and Human Services to track devices or to conduct postmarket surveillance of devices.
2521997-09-23S 830On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1140Rejecteddurbin amendment no. 1140; To require that entities and individuals accredited to conduct reviews of device notifications be subject to the conflict of interest standards that apply to employees of the Food and Drug Administration.
2511997-09-18H R 2107On Passage of the BillPassedh.r.2107 as amended; Miccosukee Settlement Act of 1997
2501997-09-18H R 2107On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1245Agreed tomurkowski amendment no. 1245; To establish conditions for the transfer of rights and interests in the Stampede Mine Site in Alaska to the Secretary of the Interior.
2491997-09-18H R 2107On the Point of Order S.Amdt. 1224Sustaineddoes the bumpers amdt. no. 1224 violate the constitution?; To ensure that Federal taxpayers receive a fair return for the extraction of locatable minerals on public domain land and that abandoned mines are reclaimed.
2481997-09-18H R 2107On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1223Rejectedkyl amendment no. 1223; To provide additional funding for law enforcement activities of the Bureau of Indian Affairs to reduce gang violence.
2471997-09-18H R 2107On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1196Agreed tomotion to table hutchinson amendment no. 1196 as modified; To authorize the President to implement the recently announced American Heritage Rivers Initiative subject to designation of qualified rivers by Act of Congress.
2461997-09-18H R 2107On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1186Rejectedhutchison amendment no. 1186; To provide for funding of the National Endowment for the Arts.
2451997-09-17H R 2107On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1187RejectedHUTCHINSON AMDT NO. 1187; To provide financial assistance to States to support the arts.
2441997-09-17H R 2107On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1206RejectedABRAHAM AMDT NO. 1206; To decrease funding for the NEA.
2431997-09-17H R 2107On the Motion to Reconsider S.Amdt. 1205Rejectedmotion to reconsider vote by which amdt no 1205 was not agreed to; To reduce funding for the Forest Service road construction and eliminate the purchaser credit program.
2421997-09-17H R 2107On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1205Rejectedbryan amdt no. 1205; To reduce funding for the Forest Service road construction and eliminate the purchaser credit program.
2411997-09-17H R 2107On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1188Rejectedashcroft amdt no. 1188; To eliminate funding for programs and activities carried out by the National Endowment for the Arts.
2401997-09-17H R 2016On the Conference ReportAgreed toconference report to accompany h.r.2016; Military Construction Appropriations Act, 1998
2391997-09-16S 830On the Cloture MotionAgreed tomotion to invoke cloture on committee substitute to s.830; Food and Drug Administration Modernization Act of 1997
2381997-09-11PN363On the NominationConfirmednomination Janet C. Hall to be U.S. District Judge
2371997-09-11PN362On the NominationConfirmednomination Christopher Droney to be U.S. District Judge
2361997-09-11PN14On the NominationConfirmednomination of joseph bataillon to be u.s. district judge
2351997-09-11S 1061On Passage of the BillPasseds.1061, as amended; Department of Labor Appropriations Act, 1998
2341997-09-11S 1061On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1070Agreed toGREGG AMDT NO. 1070, AS MODIFIED; To prohibit the use of funds for national testing in reading and mathematics, with certain exceptions.
2331997-09-11S 1061On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1081Agreed toNICKLES AMDT NO. 1081, AS AMENDED; To limit the use of taxpayer funds for any future International Brotherhood of Teamsters leadership election.
2321997-09-11S 1061On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1122RejectedMotion to table Gorton amdt. no. 1122, as modified; To provide certain education funding directly to local educational agencies.
2311997-09-10S 1061On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1116Agreed todaschle amendment no. 1116 as modified; To express the sense of the Senate regarding Federal Pell Grants and a child literacy initiative.
2301997-09-10S 1061On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1098Agreed tocoverdell amendment no. 1098; To enhance food safety for children through preventative research and medical treatment.
2291997-09-10S 1061On the Motion S.Amdt. 1087RejectedMotion to waive CBA, re:wellstone amdt. no. 1087; To increase funding for the Head Start Act.
2281997-09-10S 1061On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1118Agreed tomurray amendment no. 1118; To clarify the family violence option under the temporary assistance to needy families program.
2271997-09-10S 1061On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1078Agreed todurbin amendment no.1078 as amended; To repeal the tobacco industry settlement credit contained in the Balanced Budget Act of 1997 as amended.
2261997-09-10S 1061On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1127Agreed todurbin amendment no. 1127; To express the sense of the Senate that attorneys' fees paid in connection with an action maintained by a State against one or more tobacco companies to recover tobacco-related costs affected by Federal tobacco settlement legislation should be publicly disclosed and should not displace spending in the settlement legislation intended for public health.
2251997-09-10S 1061On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1126Rejectedmotion to table wellstone amendment no. 1126; To establish that nothing in this Act may be construed to interfere with any agreement previously entered into between any State and any private attorney with respect to litigation involving tobacco.
2241997-09-10S 1061On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1125Rejectedmotion to table sessions amdt. no 1125 as further modified; To provide for certain limitations on attorneys' fees under any global tobacco settlement and for increased funding for children's health research.
2231997-09-09S 1061On the Motion S.Amdt. 1091Rejectedmccain motion to waive budget act re: amdt no. 1091; To eliminate medicare incentive payments under plans for voluntary reduction in the number of residents.
2221997-09-09S RES 120On the ResolutionAgreed tos.res.120; A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate on the occasion of the death of Mother Teresa of Calcutta.
2211997-09-08S 1061On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1096Agreed toreed amendment no. 1096; To provide funding for grants to States for State Student Incentives under subpart 4 of part A of title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965.
2201997-09-05S 830On the Cloture MotionAgreed tomotion to invoke cloture on motion to proceed to consider s.830; Food and Drug Administration Modernization Act of 1997
2191997-09-04PN392On the NominationConfirmednomination-frank m. hull to be u.s. cirucuit judge for the 11th cir.
2181997-09-04PN321On the NominationConfirmednomination-henry harold kennedy to be u.s. district judge for D.C.
2171997-09-04S 1061On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1082Agreed tomotion to table kennedy amendment no. 1082; Of a perfecting nature.
2161997-09-04S 1061On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1079Agreed tod'amato amendment no. 1079 as modified; To increase the amounts made available to carry out title III of the Older Americans Act of 1965.
2151997-09-04S 1061On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1077Rejectedcoats amendment no. 1077; To prohibit the use of funds for research that utilizes human fetal tissue, cells, or organs that are obtained from a living or dead embryo or fetus during or after an induced abortion.
2141997-09-03S 1061On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1074Agreed towellstone amdt no. 1074 as modified; To provide for the establishment of a program for research and training with respect to Parkinson's disease.
2131997-09-03S 1061On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1056Rejectedkyl amdt no. 1056; To increase funding for Federal Pell Grants, with an offset from fiscal year 1998 funding for low-income home energy assistance.
2121997-09-03H R 2160On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 1057Rejectedmotion to table harkin amdt no. 1057; To provide funding for activities of the Food and Drug Administration relating to the prevention of tobacco use by youth, with an offset.
2111997-07-31H R 2014On the Conference ReportAgreed toconference report h.r.2014; Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997
2101997-07-31H R 2014On the MotionAgreed tomotion to waive all points of order re: conference report h.r.2014; Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997
2091997-07-31H R 2015On the Conference ReportAgreed toconference report h.r.2015; Balanced Budget Act of 1997
2081997-07-30H R 2169On Passage of the BillPassedh.r.2169 as amended; Department of Transportation and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1998
2071997-07-30S 39On Passage of the BillPasseds.39 as amended; International Dolphin Conservation Program Act
2061997-07-29S 1022On Passage of the BillPasseds.1022, as amended; Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 1998
2051997-07-25S RES 98On the ResolutionAgreed tos.res.98; A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the conditions for the United States becoming a signatory to any international agreement on greenhouse gas emissions under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
2041997-07-24S 1022On the Amendment S.Amdt. 986Rejectedfeinstein amendment no. 986; To establish a Commission on Structural Alternatives for the Federal Courts of Appeals.
2031997-07-24S 1022On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 984Rejectedmotion to table lugar amendment no. 984; To make appropriations for grants through the National Endowment for Democracy.
2021997-07-24S 1022On the Amendment S.Amdt. 980Rejectedbrownback amendment no. 980; To prohibit certain corporations from participating in the Advanced Technology Program.
2011997-07-24S 1033On Passage of the BillPasseds.1033 as amended; Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1998
2001997-07-24S 1033On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 972Agreed tomotion to table wellstone amendment no. 972; To provide funds for outreach and startup for the school breakfast program, with an offset.
1991997-07-23S 1033On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 970Agreed tomotion to table bryan amdt no. 970; To limit funding for the market access program.
1981997-07-23S 1033On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 968Agreed tomotion to table harkin amdt. no. 968; To provide funding for tobacco and nicotine enforcement activities of the Food and Drug Administration.
1971997-07-23S 1033On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 969Agreed tomotion to table helms amdt no. 969 as modified; To impose an assessment on ethanol manufacturers.
1961997-07-23S 1033On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 965Agreed tomotion to table durbin amdt no. 965; To prohibit the use of appropriated funds to provide or pay the salaries of personnel who provide crop insurance or uninsured crop disaster assistance for tobacco for the 1998 or later crop years.
1951997-07-23S RES 109On the ResolutionAgreed tos.res.109; A resolution condemning the Government of Canada for its failure to accept responsibility for the illegal blockade of a U.S. vessel in Canada, and calling on the President to take appropriate action.
1941997-07-22H R 2158On Passage of the BillPassedh.r.2158 as amended; Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 1998
1931997-07-22S 1034On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 944Agreed tomotion to table bumpers amendment no. 944; To reduce the appropriation for the implementation of the space station program for the purpose of terminating the program.
1921997-07-22H R 2016On Passage of the BillPassedh.r.2016 as amended; Military Construction Appropriations Act, 1998
1911997-07-22S 1023On Passage of the BillPasseds.1023 as amended; Treasury and General Government Appropriations Act, 1998
1901997-07-22S 1023On the Amendment S.Amdt. 936Agreed todewine amendment no. 936; To prohibit the use of funds the pay for an abortion or to pay for the administrative expenses in connection with certain health plans that provide coverage for abortions
1891997-07-22S 1023On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 937Rejectedmotion to table bingaman amendment no. 937; To strike restrictions on current authorities under the National Energy Conservation Policy Act.
1881997-07-17PN281On the NominationConfirmednomination: eric h. holder, jr. to be deputy attorney general1652
1871997-07-17PN231On the NominationConfirmednomination: joel klein, to be an assistant attorney general
1861997-07-17S 1023On the Amendment S.Amdt. 927Agreed tofeinstein amdt no. 927; To allow postal patrons to contribute to funding for breast-cancer research through the voluntary purchase of certain specially issued United States postage stamps.
1851997-07-17S 955On Passage of the BillPasseds.955, as amended; Foreign Operations, Export Financing, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 1998
1841997-07-17S 955On the Amendment S.Amdt. 890Rejectedhutchinson amdt no. 890; To state the sense of the Senate that Most Favored Nations trade status for China should be revoked.
1831997-07-17S 955On the Amendment S.Amdt. 896Rejectedbingaman amdt no. 896; To provide for Cuban-American family humanitarian support and compassionate travel.
1821997-07-16S 955On the Amendment S.Amdt. 901Rejecteddodd amendment no. 901; To perfect the pending amendment.
1811997-07-16S 955On the Amendment S.Amdt. 891Rejectedallard amendment no. 891; To decrease the amount of funds available to OPIC for administrative expenses to carry out the credit and insurance programs.
1801997-07-16S 955On the Amendment S.Amdt. 886Agreed tomcconnell amendment no. 886 as modified; To restrict aid to Cambodia.
1791997-07-16S 1004On Passage of the BillPasseds.1004 as amended; Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1998
1781997-07-16S 955On the Amendment S.Amdt. 889Agreed tosmith, of or amendment no. 889; To prohibit foreign assistance to the Government of Russia should it enact laws which would discriminate against minority religious faiths in the Russian Federation.
1771997-07-15S 1004On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 868Agreed tomotion to table feingold amdt no. 868; To require a report to Congress on a revised project plan for the Animas-LaPlata project, to limit the diversion of water, to ensure the project be cost-effective, and to limit construction funds for the project.
1761997-07-15S 1005On Passage of the BillPasseds.1005 as amended; Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 1998
1751997-07-15S 1005On the Amendment S.Amdt. 848Rejectedharkin amdt no. 848; To prohibit the use of taxpayer funds to underwrite restructuring costs associated with a business merger.
1741997-07-14PN231On the Cloture MotionAgreed tocloture motion re: nomination of Joel I. Klein, asst. attorney genera
1731997-07-11S 936On Passage of the BillPasseds.936, as amended; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998
1721997-07-11S 936On the Amendment S.Amdt. 677Rejectedfeingold amdt no. 677; To require the Secretary of Defense to select one of the three new tactical fighter aircraft programs to recommend for termination.
1711997-07-11S 936On the Amendment S.Amdt. 799Rejectedbingaman amdt no 799 as modified; To reduce the amount authorized to be appropriated for the Space-Based Laser program in excess of the amount requested by the President.
1701997-07-10S 936On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 636Agreed tomotion to table boxer amendment no. 636; To amend title 10, United States Code, to make reimbursement of contractors for costs of excessive amounts of compensation for personnel unallowable under Department of Defense contracts and other contracts.
1691997-07-10S 936On the Amendment S.Amdt. 794Agreed togramm amendment no. 794 as modified; No Statement of Purpose on File.
1681997-07-10S 936On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 668Agreed tomotion to table wellstone amendment no. 668; To require the Secretary of Defense to transfer $400,000,000 to the Secretary of Veterans' Affairs to provide funds for veterans' health care and other purposes.
1671997-07-10S 936On the Amendment S.Amdt. 593Rejectedmurray amendment no. 593; To repeal the restriction on use of Department of Defense facilities for abortions.
1661997-07-10S 936On the Amendment S.Amdt. 422Agreed tograms amendment no. 422; To require the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct a study on the availability and potential risks relating to the sale of certain computers.
1651997-07-09S 936On the Amendment S.Amdt. 771Agreed todorgan amdt no. 771; To require a report on the actual costs and savings attributable to previous base closure rounds and on the need, if any, for additional base closure rounds.
1641997-07-09S 936On the Amendment S.Amdt. 765Agreed tododd amdt no.; To commend Mexico on the conduct of free and fair elections in Mexico.
1631997-07-09S 936On the Amendment S.Amdt. 424Rejectedgorton amdt no. 424; To require the Secretary of the Navy to set aside the previous selection of a recipient for donation of the USS Missouri and to carry out a fair process for selection of a recipient for the donation.
1621997-07-09S 936On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 670Agreed tomotion to table wellstone amdt no. 670; To require the Secretary of Defense to transfer $5,000,000 to the Secretary of Agriculture to provide funds for outreach and startup for the school breakfast program.
1611997-07-08S 936On the Cloture MotionRejectedcloture motion re: s.936 d.o.d. authorization; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998
1601997-06-27H R 2014On Passage of the BillPassedh.r.2014; Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997
1591997-06-27S 949On the Amendment S.Amdt. 577Rejectedallard amendment no. 577; To provide for the indexing of assets to determine capital gain.
1581997-06-27S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 582Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: Feingold amendment no. 582; To eliminate the percentage depletion allowance for certain minerals.
1571997-06-27S 949On the MotionAgreed tomotion to waive cba Re: Section 702 of S. 949; Revenue Reconciliation Act of 1997
1561997-06-27S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 532Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: landrieu amendment no. 532; To allow taxpayers with income tax liability to take the child tax credit before the earned income tax credit, and for other purposes.
1551997-06-27S 949On the Amendment S.Amdt. 548Rejectedmccain amendment no. 548; To strike the provision relating to the extension and modification of subsidies for alcohol fuels.
1541997-06-27S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 579Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: harkin amendment no. 579; To improve health care quality and reduce health care costs by establishing a National Fund for Health Research that would significantly expand the nation's investment in medical research.
1531997-06-27S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 555Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: jeffords amendment no. 555; To encourage improvements in child care services and options for meeting employment-related child care needs.
1521997-06-27S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 575Agreed tomotion to waive cba Re: kohl amendment no. 575; To provide a credit against tax for employers who provide child care assistance for dependents of their employees.
1511997-06-27S 949On the Amendment S.Amdt. 541Rejectedbingaman amendment no. 541; To strike provisions establishing IRA Plus Accounts.
1501997-06-27S 949On the Amendment S.Amdt. 574Agreed tocoverdell amendment no. 574; To allow tax-free expenditures from an education individual retirement account for elementary and secondary school expenses and to adjust the modifications to the minimum tax.
1491997-06-27S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 573Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: kennedy amendment no. 573; To increase the excise tax on cigarettes by 43 cents per pack and increase the tax on other tobacco products by a proportionate amount, and direct $12,000,000,000 of the resulting revenues be applied to the children's health initiative.
1481997-06-27S 949On the Amendment S.Amdt. 572Agreed tobyrd amendment no. 572; To extend the number of hours for debate on a reconciliation bill and make other improvements.
1471997-06-27S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 538Rejectedmotion to waive abraham amendment no. 538; To ensure that future revenue windfalls to the Federal Treasury are reserved for tax or deficit reduction -- not additional spending.
1461997-06-27S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 571Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: frist amendment no. 571; To establish an enforcement mechanism in the Senate to ensure a balanced budget beginning with fiscal year 2002 and to require the President to submit balanced budgets.
1451997-06-27S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 570Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: brownback amendment no. 570; To establish procedures to ensure a balanced Federal budget by fiscal year 2002.
1441997-06-27S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 569Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: craig amendment no. 569; To modify the pay-as-you-go requirement of the budget process to prohibit the use of tax increases to pay for mandatory spending increases.
1431997-06-27S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 568Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: bumpers amendment no. 568; To prohibit the scoring, for budget purposes, of revenues associated with the sale of certain Federal lands.
1421997-06-27S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 566Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: gramm amendment no. 566; To guarantee a balanced Federal budget and expand tax relief options.
1411997-06-27S 949On the Amendment S.Amdt. 537Agreed todomenici amendment no. 537 as amended; To implement the enforcement provisions of the Bipartisan Budget Agreement, enforce the Balanced Budget Act of 1997, extend the Budget Enforcement Act of 1990 through fiscal year 2002, and make technical and conforming changes to the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974 and the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1995.
1401997-06-27S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 554Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: kerry amendment no. 554; To allow payroll taxes to be included in the calculation to tax liability for receiving the children's tax credit, and for other purposes.
1391997-06-27S 949On the Amendment S.Amdt. 552Rejectedgramm amendment no. 552; To let families decide for themselves how best to use their child tax credit.
1381997-06-27S 949On the Amendment S.Amdt. 551Agreed tonickles amendment no. 551, as modified; To increase the deduction for self-employed health insurance costs, and for other purposes.
1371997-06-26S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 519Rejectedmotion to waive CBA re: Durbin amdt no. 519; To increase the deduction for health insurance costs of self-employed individuals, and to increase the excise tax on tobacco products.
1361997-06-26S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 540Rejectedmotion to waive CBA re: Byrd no. 540; To eliminate tax deductions for advertising and promotion expenditures relating to alcoholic beverages and to increase funding for programs that educate and prevent the abuse of alcohol among our Nation's youth.
1351997-06-26S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 520Agreed tomotion to waive re: roth amdt no. 520; To provide for children's health insurance initiatives.
1341997-06-26S 949On the Amendment S.Amdt. 527Rejecteddaschle amdt no. 527; To provide tax relief for working families, to increase the rate and spread the benefits of economic growth, and for other purposes.
1331997-06-26S 949On the MotionRejectedmotion to waive CBA re: Dorgan motion to refer; Revenue Reconciliation Act of 1997
1321997-06-26S 949On the Amendment S.Amdt. 517Rejecteddorgan amdt no 517; To impose a lifetime cap of $1,000,000 on capital gains reduction.
1311997-06-26S 949On the Motion S.Amdt. 518Rejectedmotion to waive CBA re: Bumpers amdt no. 518; To repeal the depletion allowance available to certain hardrock mining companies.
1301997-06-25S 947On Passage of the BillPasseds.947; Balanced Budget Act of 1997
1291997-06-25S 947On the Amendment S.Amdt. 496Rejectedkerrey amendment no. 496, as modified; To strike the limitation on the coverage of abortions.
1281997-06-25S 947On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 492Agreed tomotion to table Kennedy amendment no. 492; To ensure the provision of appropriate benefits for uninsured with special needs.
1271997-06-25S 947On the Motion S.Amdt. 504Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: kennedy amendment no. 504; To immediately transfer to part B certain home health benefits.
1261997-06-25S 947On the Motion S.Amdt. 490Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: kennedy amendment no. 490; To improve the provisions relating to the Higher Education Act of 1965.
1251997-06-25S 947On the Motion S.Amdt. 488Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: wellstone amendment no. 488; To provide for actuarially sufficient reimbursement rates for providers.
1241997-06-25S 947On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 489Agreed tomotion to table mikulski amendment no. 489; To strike the repeal of the Boren amendment.
1231997-06-25S 947On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 471Agreed tomotion to table specter amendment no. 471; To strike the limitations on Indirect Graduate Medical Education payments to teaching hospitals.
1221997-06-25S 947On the MotionAgreed tomotion to waive cba Re:rockefeller pt. of order re: section 5001; Balanced Budget Act of 1997
1211997-06-25S 947On the Motion S.Amdt. 469Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: specter amendment no. 469; To extend premium protection for low-income medicare beneficiaries under the medicaid program.
1201997-06-25S 947On the Motion S.Amdt. 468Agreed tomotion to waive cba Re: kyl amendment no. 468; To allow medicare beneficiaries to enter into private contracts for services.
1191997-06-25S 947On the Motion S.Amdt. 482Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: levin amendment no. 482; To allow vocational educational training to be counted as a work activity under the temporary assistance for needy families program for 24 months.
1181997-06-25S 947On the Motion S.Amdt. 479Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: dodd amendment no. 479; To provide for medicaid eligibility of disabled children who lose SSI benefits.
1171997-06-25S 947On the Motion S.Amdt. 451Rejectedmotion to waive cba Re: d'amato amendment no. 451; To improve health care quality and reduce health care costs by establishing a National Fund for Health Research that would significantly expand the Nation's investment in medical research.
1161997-06-25S 947On the Motion S.Amdt. 450RejectedMotion to waive the CBA; To provide food stamp benefits to child immigrants.
1151997-06-25S 947On the Motion S.Amdt. 445RejectedMotion to waive CBA; Re: Reedamdt. no. 445; To provide for a complete substitute of division 1 of title V.
1141997-06-24S 947On the Motion S.Amdt. 440Rejectedmotion to waive CBA re: Kennedy amdt no. 440 (Division II); (1)To strike income-relating of the medicare part B premiums and deductibles; (2) To delay the effective date of income-relating of the medicare part B premiums and deductibles; and (3) To means-test Senatorial health benefits in the same way as the bill means-tests medicare part B premiums and deductibles.
1131997-06-24S 947On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 440Agreed tomotion to table kennedy amdt no. 440 (Division I); (1)To strike income-relating of the medicare part B premiums and deductibles; (2) To delay the effective date of income-relating of the medicare part B premiums and deductibles; and (3) To means-test Senatorial health benefits in the same way as the bill means-tests medicare part B premiums and deductibles.
1121997-06-24S 947On the MotionAgreed tomotion to waive C.B.A. re: sect. 5611 of S. 947, Durbin pt of order; Balanced Budget Act of 1997
1111997-06-24S 947On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 429Agreed tomotion to table kennedy amdt no 429; To strike the provision relating to the imposition of a copayment for part B home health services.
1101997-06-19S 936On the Amendment S.Amdt. 419Agreed tofeinstein amendment no. 419; To prohibit the distribution of certain information relating to explosives, destructive devices, and weapons of mass destruction.
1091997-06-19S 858On Passage of the BillPasseds.858 as amended; Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998
1081997-06-19S 858On the Amendment S.Amdt. 416Rejectedtorricelli amendment no. 416; To require an unclassified statement of the aggregate amount of appropriations for intelligence activities.
1071997-06-19S 858On the Amendment S.Amdt. 415Agreed towellstone amendment no. 415; To express the sense of the Senate that any tax legislation enacted by the Congress this year should meet a standard of fairness in its distributional impact on upper, middle and lower income taxpayers, and that any such legislation should not disproportionately benefit the highest income taxpayers.
1061997-06-18S 923On Passage of the BillPasseds. 923, as amended; An Act to amend title 38, United States Code, to prohibit interment or memorialization in certain cemeteries of persons committing Federal or State capital crimes.
1051997-06-17H R 1757On Passage of the BillPassedh.r.1757 as amended; Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1998
1041997-06-17S 903On the Amendment S.Amdt. 395Rejectedfeingold amendment no. 395; To eliminate provisions creating a new Federal agency.
1031997-06-17S 903On the Amendment S.Amdt. 392Agreed tobennett amendment no. 392; To express the sense of the Senate on enforcement of the Iran-Iraq Arms Non-Proliferation Act of 1992 with respect to the acquisition by Iran of C-802 cruise missiles.
1021997-06-17S 903On the Amendment S.Amdt. 382Rejectedlugar amendment no. 382; To provide a substitute for title XXII relating to United Nations arrears payments.
1011997-06-17S 903On the Amendment S.Amdt. 383Agreed todewine amendment no. 383 as modified; To exclude from the United States aliens who have been involved in extrajudicial and political killings in Haiti.
1001997-06-12H R 1871On Passage of the BillPassedh.r.1871; Depository Institutions Disaster Relief Act of 1997
991997-06-11N/AOn the Motion to AdjournAgreed tomotion to adjourn
981997-06-10N/AOn the Motion to AdjournAgreed tomotion to adjourn
971997-06-05N/AOn the Motion to AdjournAgreed tomotion to adjourn
961997-06-05H CON RES 84On the Conference ReportAgreed toconference report to accompany h.con.res.84; A concurrent resolution establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 1998 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 1999, 2000, 2001, and 2002.
951997-06-05H R 1469On the Conference ReportAgreed toconference report to accompany h.r.1469; Government Shutdown Prevention Act Cost of Higher Education Review Act of 1997
941997-06-04S 4On the Motion to AdjournAgreed tomotion to adjourn; Family Friendly Workplace Act
931997-06-04S 4On the Cloture MotionRejectedmotion to invoke cloture on modified committee substitute amdt to s.4; Family Friendly Workplace Act
921997-05-23H CON RES 84On the Concurrent ResolutionAgreed toH.Con.Res. 84, as amended; A concurrent resolution establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 1998 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 1999, 2000, 2001, and 2002.
911997-05-23S CON RES 27On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 340Agreed tomotion to table specter amendment no. 340; To restore sufficient funding within the discretionary health function to maintain progress in medical research, offset by reductions in Federal agency administrative costs.
901997-05-23S CON RES 27On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 346Agreed tomotion to table grams amdt no. 346; To require that the $225 billion CBO revenue receipt windfall be used for deficit reduction and tax relief, and that non-defense discretionary spending be kept at a freeze baseline level.
891997-05-23S CON RES 27On the Amendment S.Amdt. 357Agreed tocoverdell amdt no. 357; To provide children who have been victims of violent crime the ability to transfer to another school by allowing states and local educational agencies to use Federal eductation funds in the jurisdiction of the Labor Committee to assist such victims in attending any other school of their choice, whether public, private, or sectarian.
881997-05-23S CON RES 27On the Amendment S.Amdt. 316Agreed toabraham amdt no. 316; To express the sense of the Senate that, to the extent that future revenues exceed the revenue aggregates contained in this resolution, those additional revenues should be reserved for deficit reduction and tax cuts only.
871997-05-23S CON RES 27On the MotionAgreed tomotion to waive CBA re: S.Con.Res. 27; An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal years 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, and 2002.
861997-05-23S CON RES 27On the Amendment S.Amdt. 326Agreed tomccain amdt no. 326; To express the sense of the Senate regarding Truth in Budgeting and Spectrum Auctions.
851997-05-22S CON RES 27On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 301Agreed tomotion to table inhofe amendment no. 301; To create a point of order against any budget resolution for fiscal years after 2001 that causes a unified budget deficit for the budget year or any of the 4 fiscal years following the budget year.
841997-05-22S CON RES 27On the Amendment S.Amdt. 320Agreed togramm amendment no. 320 as modified; To ensure that the 4.3 cent federal gas tax increase enacted in 1993, which for the first time dedicated a permanent gas tax increase to general revenues, will be transferred to the Highway Trust Fund, providing about $7 billion per year more for transportation infrastructure.
831997-05-22S CON RES 27On the Motion S.Amdt. 322Rejectedmotion to waive CBA re: ashcroft amendment no. 322; To add enforcement mechanisms to reflect the stated commitment to reach a balanced budget in 2002, to maintain a balanced budget thereafter, and to achieve these goals without raising taxes.
821997-05-22S CON RES 27On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 330Agreed tomotion to table bumpers amendment no. 330; To delay the effectiveness of the tax cuts assumed in the Budget Resolution until the Federal budget is balanced.
811997-05-22S CON RES 27On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 331Agreed tomotion to table bumpers amendment no. 331; To ensure that the Medicare cuts that will be enacted are not used to pay for tax cuts and that instead the tax cuts are completely paid for by the closure of tax loopholes.
801997-05-22S CON RES 27On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 311Agreed tomotion to table warner amendment no.311; To ensure that transportation revenues are used solely for transportation.
791997-05-22S CON RES 27On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 336Agreed tomotion to table moseley-braun amendment no. 336; To provide $5 billion for school repair, renovation, modernization, and construction priorities, offset by closing tax loopholes.
781997-05-21S CON RES 27On the Amendment S.Amdt. 315Agreed toMack amdt. no. 315; To express the sense of the Senate that the Federal commitment to biomedical research should be doubled over the next 5 years.
771997-05-21S CON RES 27On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 318Agreed tomotion to table gramm amendment no. 318; To hold nondefense discretionary spending for fiscal years 1998 through 2002 to the levels proposed by President Clinton in his fiscal year 1997 budget request for these same years, saving $76 billion, and using these savings to increase the net tax cut from $85 billion to $161 billion, allowing full funding of the $500 per child tax credit and full funding of the capital gains tax cut.
761997-05-21S CON RES 27On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 297Agreed toMotion to table Hatch Amdt. No. 297; To provide affordable health coverage for low- and moderate-income children and for additional deficit reduction, financed by an increase in the tobacco tax; in addition to the amounts included in the bi-partisan budget agreement for one or both of the following: (1) Medicaid, including outreach activities to identify and enroll eligible children and providing 12-month continuous eligibility; and also to restore Medicaid for current disabled children losing SSI because of the new, more strict definition of childhood eligibility; and (2) a program of capped mandatory grants to States to finance health insurance coverage for uninsured children.
751997-05-21S CON RES 27On the Amendment S.Amdt. 307Agreed todomenici amdt no. 307, as modified; To clarify the use of funds for health coverage for eligible children.
741997-05-20S CON RES 27On the Amendment S.Amdt. 295Rejectedhollings amendment no. 295; To adjust the President's initiatives for increased spending and the tax cuts.
731997-05-20S CON RES 27On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 292Agreed tomotion to table allard amendment no. 292; To require that any shortfall in revenues projected by the resolution be offset by reductions in discretionary spending.
721997-05-20S CON RES 27On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 296Agreed tomotion to table dodd amendment no. 296 (as modified); To improve funding of critical programs to assist infants, toddlers and young children by increasing the discretionary spending caps by $15,752 billion in outlays over five years and offsetting this effort by closing corporate tax loopholes.
711997-05-20H R 1122On Passage of the BillPassedh.r.1122, as amended; Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act of 1997
701997-05-15H R 1122On the Amendment S.Amdt. 289Rejecteddaschle amdt no. 289; To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the performance of an abortion where the fetus is determined to be viable.
691997-05-15H R 1122On the Amendment S.Amdt. 288RejectedFeinstein amdt no. 288; To prohibit certain abortions.
681997-05-15S 4On the Cloture MotionRejectedmotion to invoke cloture on Committee amendment to s.4; Family Friendly Workplace Act
671997-05-14TREATY DOC 105-5On the Resolution of RatificationAgreed toresolution of ratification,-Flank Document agreement to CFC treaty; The Document Agreed Among the States Parties to the Treaty on Conventional Armed Forces in Europe (CFE) of November 19, 1990, adopted at Vienna on May 31, 1996 ("the Flank Document"). The Flank Document is Annex A of the Final Document of the first CFE Review Conference
661997-05-14H R 5On Passage of the BillPassedFinal Passage; Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Amendments of 1997
651997-05-14S 717On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 245Agreed tomotion to table smith amendment no. 245; To require a court in making an award under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act to take into consideration the impact the granting of the award would have on the education of all children of State educational agencies and local educational agencies.
641997-05-14S 717On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 243Agreed tomotion to table gorton amendment no. 243; To permit State and local educational agencies to establish uniform disciplinary policies.
631997-05-08S 672On the MotionAgreed toshall the bill s.672 be read a third time?; An original bill making supplemental appropriations and rescissions for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.
621997-05-08S 672On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 118Agreed tomotion to table gramm amendment no.118; To ensure full funding of disaster assistance without adding to the federal debt.
611997-05-08S 672On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 59Agreed tomotion to table byrd amendment no. 59; To strike title VII, to strike those provisions providing for continuing appropriations in the absence of regular appropriations of fiscal year 1998.
601997-05-08S 672On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 66Agreed tomotion to table warner amendment no.66; To modify the requirements for the additional obligation authority for Federal-aid highways.
591997-05-07S 672On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 64Agreed tomotion to table bumpers amdt no. 64; To strike section 310.
581997-05-07S 672On the Amendment S.Amdt. 145Agreed tod'amato amdt no. 145; To rescind JOBS Funds, extend the transition period for aliens receiving SSI funds, and for other purposes.
571997-05-07S 672On the Cloture MotionAgreed tomotion to invoke cloture on s.672; An original bill making supplemental appropriations and rescissions for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.
561997-05-06S 672On the Amendment S.Amdt. 54Agreed toGrams amendment no. 54; A bill to facilitate recovery from the recent flooding across North Dakota, South Dakota, and Minnesota by providing greater flexibility for depository institutions and their regulators, and for other purposes.
551997-05-01S 543On Passage of the BillPasseds. 543 as amended; Volunteer Protection Act of 1997
541997-04-30PN82On the NominationConfirmednomination of Alexis M. Hermin to be secretary of labor
531997-04-30S 543On the Cloture MotionRejectedcloture motion on the motion to proceed to s.543; Volunteer Protection Act of 1997
521997-04-29S 543On the Cloture MotionRejectedMotion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S. 543; Volunteer Protection Act of 1997
511997-04-24S RES 75On the Resolution of RatificationAgreed toResolution of ratification-chemical weapons convention; An executive resolution to advise and consent to the ratification of the Chemical Weapons Convention, subject to certain conditions.
501997-04-24S RES 75On the Amendment S.Amdt. 51Agreed tobiden amendment no. 51; To stike condition no. 32, relating to stemming the proliferation of chemical weapons.
491997-04-24S RES 75On the Amendment S.Amdt. 50Agreed tobiden amendment no. 50; To strike condition no. 31, relating to the excercise of right to bar certain inspectors.
481997-04-24S RES 75On the Amendment S.Amdt. 49Agreed tobiden amendment no. 49; To strike condition no. 33, relating to effective verification.
471997-04-24S RES 75On the Amendment S.Amdt. 48Agreed tobiden amendment no.48; To strike condition no. 29, relating to Russian elimination of chemical weapons.
461997-04-24S RES 75On the Amendment S.Amdt. 47Agreed tobiden amendment no. 47; To strike condition no. 30, relating to chemical weapons in other states.
451997-04-17S 495On Passage of the BillPasseds.495 as modified; Chemical and Biological Weapons Threat Reduction Act of 1997
441997-04-16H R 1003On Passage of the BillPassedh.r.1003; Assisted Suicide Funding Restriction Act of 1997
431997-04-15S 522On Passage of the BillPasseds.522, as amended; Taxpayer Privacy Protection Act
421997-04-15S 104On Passage of the BillPasseds.104, as amended; Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1997
411997-04-15S 104On the Amendment S.Amdt. 43Agreed tomurkowski amdt no.43; To establish the level of annual fee for each civilian nuclear power reactor.
401997-04-15S 104On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 31Agreed tomotion to table bingaman amdt no.31; To provide for the case in which the Yucca Mountain site proves to be unsuitable or cannot be licensed and to strike the automatic default to a site in Nevada.
391997-04-10S 104On the Amendment S.Amdt. 41Rejectedbingaman amendment no.41; To strike all provisions relating to special consideration of potential sites for an interim storage facility.
381997-04-10S 104On the Amendment S.Amdt. 33Rejectedbumpers amendment no. 33; To clarify Congressional intent with respect to enactment of this Act in response to DOE's inability to meet the January 31, 1998 contractual deadline to start disposing of spent nuclear fuel.
371997-04-10S 104On the Amendment S.Amdt. 37Agreed tofrist amendment no. 37; To provide that the President shall not designate the Oak Ridge Reservation in the State of Tennessee as a site for construction of an interim storage facility.
361997-04-10S 104On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 28Agreed tomotion to table reid amendment no. 28, as modified; No Statement of Purpose on File.
351997-03-20H J RES 58On the Amendment S.Amdt. 25Agreed toCoverdell amdt. no. 35; In the nature of a substitute.
341997-03-19PN6On the NominationConfirmedmerrick b. garland for u.s. circuit judge for the district of columbi
331997-03-19S J RES 23On the Motion to TableAgreed tomotion to table s.j.res.23; A joint resolution expressing the sense of the Congress that the Attorney General should exercise her best professional judgement, without regard to political pressures, on whether to invoke the independent counsel process to investigate alleged criminal misconduct relating to any election campaign.
321997-03-19S J RES 22On the Joint ResolutionAgreed tos.j.res.22; A joint resolution to express the sense of the Congress concerning the application by the Attorney General for the appointment of an independent counsel to investigate allegations of illegal fundraising in the 1996 Presidential election campaign.
311997-03-18S J RES 18On the Joint ResolutionRejecteds.j.res.18; A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections.
301997-03-12PN169On the NominationConfirmednomination of Federico pena to be secretary of energy
291997-03-11S RES 39On the ResolutionAgreed tos.res.39 as amended; An original resolution authorizing expenditures by the Committee on Governmental Affairs.
281997-03-11S RES 39On the Amendment S.Amdt. 23Agreed tolott amendment no. 23; Of a clarifying nature.
271997-03-05PN78On the NominationConfirmednomination of charlene barshefsky to be U.S. trade representative
261997-03-05S J RES 5On the Joint ResolutionAgreed tos.j.res.5; A joint resolution waiving certain provisions of the Trade Act of 1974 relating to the appointment of the United States Trade Representative.
251997-03-05S J RES 5On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 19Agreed tomotion to table hollings amendment no. 19; To require Congressional approval before any international trade agreement that has the effect of amending or repealing statutory law of the United States law can be implemented in the United States.
241997-03-04S J RES 1On the Joint ResolutionRejecteds.j.res.1; A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require a balanced budget.
231997-02-27S J RES 1On the Motion to TableAgreed tomotion to table the bumpers motion to refer; A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require a balanced budget.
221997-02-27S J RES 1On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 14Agreed tomotion to table feingold amendment no. 14; To permit the use of an accumulated surplus to balance the budget during any fiscal year.
211997-02-27S J RES 1On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 13Agreed tomotion to table feingold amendment no. 13; To require approval of the amendment in 3 years.
201997-02-27S J RES 1On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 10Agreed tomotion to table kennedy amendment no. 10; To provide that only Congress shall have authority to enforce the provisions of the balanced budget constitutional amendment, unless Congress passes legislation specifically granting enforcement authority to the President or State or Federal courts.
191997-02-27S J RES 1On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 7Agreed tomotion to table graham amendment no. 7; To strike the limitation on debt held by the public.
181997-02-26S J RES 1On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 16Agreed tomotion to table boxer amdt no 16; To provide Federal assistance to supplement State and local efforts to alleviate the damage, loss, hardship and suffering caused by disasters or emergencies by exempting spending that is designated emergency requirements by both the President and the Congress.
171997-02-26S J RES 1On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 17Agreed tomotion to table dorgan amdt no 17; To propose a substitute amendment.
161997-02-26S J RES 1On the Amendment S.Amdt. 15Rejectedtorricelli amdt no. 15; To permit limited waiver during economic emergencies and allow a capital budget.
151997-02-26S J RES 1On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 11Agreed tomotion to table feinstein amdt no 11; In the nature of a substitute.
141997-02-25S J RES 1On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 8Agreed tomotion to table reid amendment no. 8; To require that the outlay and receipt totals of the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance and the Federal Disability Insurance Trust Funds not be included as a part of the budget totals.
131997-02-25H J RES 36On the Joint ResolutionAgreed toh.j.res.36; A joint resolution approving the Presidential finding that the limitation on obligations imposed by section 518A(a) of the Foreign Operations Export Financing, and Related Programs Appropriations Act of 1997, is having a negative impact on the proper functioning of the population planning program.
121997-02-24S J RES 1On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 6Agreed tomotion to table byrd amdt no 6; To strike the reliance on estimates and receipts.
111997-02-13S RES 55On the ResolutionAgreed tos.res.55; A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the need to address immediately the decline in milk prices.
101997-02-12S J RES 1On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4Agreed tomotion to table dodd amdt no. 4; To simplify the conditions for a declaration of an imminent and serious threat to national security.
91997-02-11PN3On the NominationConfirmedNomination of Bill Richardson To be Ambassador to the U.N.
81997-02-11S J RES 1On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 3Agreed toMotion to Table Wellstone Amendment no.3; To state the policy of the United States that, in achieving a balanced budget, Federal outlays should not be reduced in a manner that disproportionately affects outlays for education, nutrition, and health programs for poor children.
71997-02-10S J RES 1On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 2Agreed tomotion to table the Durbin amdt (SP 2) to s.j.res.1; To allow waiver of the article in the event of an economic recession or serious economic emergency.
61997-02-06PN83On the NominationConfirmednomination - Rodney E. Slater to be Secretary of Transportation
51997-02-04S RES 47On the ResolutionAgreed tos.res.47; A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate concerning the need for accurate guidelines for breast cancer screening for women between the ages of 40 and 49.
41997-01-30PN81On the NominationConfirmedNOMINATION, WILLIAM M. DALEY TO BE SECRETARY OF COMMERCE
31997-01-29PN80On the NominationConfirmedNomination of Andrew M. Cuomo to be Secretary of H.U.D
21997-01-22PN2On the NominationConfirmedNomination of William S. Cohen to be Secretary of Defense
11997-01-22PN1On the NominationConfirmedNomination of Madeleine K. Albright to be Secretary of State