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  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.879   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Description: Amendment permits States to approve grants to local school districts only if the district is not in violation of State law regarding the education of English language learners.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3892
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 09/10/1998)
    Latest Action: 09/10/98 On agreeing to the Riggs amendment (A001) Agreed to by recorded vote: 230 - 184 (Roll No. 423).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.882   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Description: Amendments clarify that the 100 percent hold harmless provision will only apply to new funding; add to the list of approved local activities, tutoring programs for limited-English proficient and immigrant children and youth; and make changes to the evaluation section of the bill.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3892
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 09/10/1998)
    Latest Action: 09/10/98 On agreeing to the Riggs amendments (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.789   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Description: Amendment prohibits funds in the bill from being used to implement certain antidiscrimination provisions contained in the Administrative Code of San Francisco, CA.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4194
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 07/29/1998)
    Latest Action: 07/30/98 On agreeing to the Riggs amendment (A020) Agreed to by recorded vote: 214 - 212 (Roll No. 349).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.612   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Description: Amendment sought to ban public colleges and universities that accept Federal funding under the Higher Education Act from using racial or gender preferences in admissions.
    Amends Bill: H.R.6
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 05/06/1998)
    Latest Action: 05/07/98 On agreeing to the Riggs amendment (A042) Failed by recorded vote: 171 - 249 (Roll No. 133).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.456   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Description: Amendment, as modified, makes technical and clarifying changes relating to best practices of charter schools and the Federal formula allocation during the first year and for successive enrollment expansions.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2616
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 11/04/1997)
    Latest Action: 11/05/97 On agreeing to the Riggs amendment (A001) as modified Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.359   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Description: Amendment prohibits the Department of Education from imposing a sanction on a State for its election not to provide special education and services under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act to individuals who are 18 years or older and are incarcerated in adult State prisons.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2264
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 09/17/1997)
    Latest Action: 09/17/97 On agreeing to the Riggs amendment (A039) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.361   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: H.R.2264
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 09/17/1997)
    Latest Action: 09/17/97 By unanimous consent, the Riggs amendment was withdrawn.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.341   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Description: Amendments clarify language which provides $200 million for "comprehensive school reform".
    Amends Bill: H.R.2264
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 09/10/1997)
    Latest Action: 09/10/97 On agreeing to the Riggs amendments (A022) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.324   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: H.R.2264
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 09/05/1997)
    Latest Action: 09/05/97 By unanimous consent, the Riggs amendment was withdrawn.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.1084   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description: Amendment increases the minimum wage by 90 cents from $4.25 to $5.15 per hour over the next two years.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1227
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 05/23/1996)
    Latest Action: 05/23/96 On agreeing to the Riggs amendment (A002) Agreed to by recorded vote: 266 - 162 (Roll no. 192).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.387   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description: Amendment adds certain municipal waste water reuse operations to the list of activities which are exempt from permit requirements under the comprehensive wetlands program.
    Amends Bill: H.R.961
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 05/16/1995)
    Latest Action: 05/16/95 On agreeing to the Riggs amendment (A032) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.375   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description: Amendment clarifies that the anti-back sliding exceptions of the Clean Water Act should be construed as allowing regulators to renew, reissue, or modify a discharge permit to contain a less stringent effluent limitation applicable to the concentration or loading of a pollutant as long as other clean water precautions are followed.
    Amends Bill: H.R.961
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 05/11/1995)
    Latest Action: 05/11/95 On agreeing to the Riggs amendment (A020) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.131   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description: Amendment allows States to spend up to 15 percent of a "truth in sentencing" grant for jail construction provided the State places certain limits on pretrial release of accused serious or violent offenders.
    Amends Bill: H.R.667
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 02/10/1995)
    Latest Action: 02/10/95 On agreeing to the Riggs amendment (A019) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.43 to H.Amdt.40   — 104th Congress (1995-1996)

    Description: See Schiff amendment (A030) for description.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 01/31/1995)
    Latest Action: 01/31/95 On agreeing to the Riggs amendment (A032) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.536   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description: Amendment sought to add language expressing Congressional support for the President's moratoria on new regulations, particularly as they apply to small business. \ A point of order was sustained against the amendment on the grounds that it was not germane to the bill and beyond the scope of the Small Business Act.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4111
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 05/14/1992)
    Latest Action: 05/14/92 Mr. LaFalce raised a point of order against the Riggs amendment (A002). The amendment exceeds the scope of the bill and is non-germane. The Chair sustained the point of order.
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    H.Amdt.408   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description: Amendment authorizes NOAA to operate and maintain nine weather buoys located along the California coast.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2130
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 11/20/1991)
    Latest Action: 11/20/91 On agreeing to the Riggs amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.201   — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)

    Description: Amendment codified into law a recent Department of the Interior decision and requires the Department to provide a minimum of 340,000 acre-feet of water to the Trinty River fishery in northern California each year through 1996. Thereafter, adjustment of the flows will be based on the results of a task force study.
    Amends Bill: H.R.429
    Sponsor: Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] (Offered 06/20/1991)
    Latest Action: 06/20/91 On agreeing to the Riggs amendment (A002) Agreed to by recorded vote: 300 - 95 (Roll no. 186).