Representative Brian Higgins (1959 - )In Congress 2005 - Present
Legislation Sponsored or Cosponsored by Brian Higgins
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H.Amdt.291 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)
Description: At the end of the bill before the short title, insert the following: SEC.___.None of the funds made available by this Act may be used to relocate or consolidate general and administrative functions, personnel, or resources of the Buffalo and Chicago Districts of the Corps of Engineers Great Lakes and Ohio River Division. Amends Bill: H.R.2609 Sponsor: Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-26] (Offered 07/10/2013) Latest Action: 07/10/13 On agreeing to the Higgins amendment (A047) Agreed to by voice vote.
H.Amdt.1389 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)
Description: Amendment sought to reduce the Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide account by $10 million and increase the Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation Defense-Wide account by a similar amount to fund grants for ongoing work at the Defense Threat Reduction Agency. Amends Bill: H.R.5856 Sponsor: Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-27] (Offered 07/18/2012) Latest Action: 07/18/12 On agreeing to the Higgins amendment (A012) Failed by voice vote.
H.Amdt.1254 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)
Description: Amendment sought to increase funds for FEMA State and local grant programs (to increase eligibility for the Urban Areas Security Initiatives) by $58 million and to reduce the Science and Technology Research, Development, Acquistion, and Operations account by a similar amount. Amends Bill: H.R.5855 Sponsor: Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-27] (Offered 06/06/2012) Latest Action: 06/07/12 On agreeing to the Higgins amendment (A023) Failed by recorded vote: 150 - 266 (Roll no. 356). (consideration: CR H3573-3574)