Representative John Shimkus (1958 - )In Congress 1997 - Present
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Legislation Sponsored or Cosponsored by John Shimkus
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H.Amdt.1188 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)
Description: Amendment reduces the funds for the Department of Energy departmental administration account by $10,000,000, and increases the funds for Yucca Mountain licensing under the Nuclear Regulatory Commission by a similar amount. Amends Bill: H.R.5325 Sponsor: Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-19] (Offered 06/05/2012) Latest Action: 06/06/12 On agreeing to the Shimkus amendment (A019) Agreed to by recorded vote: 326 - 81 (Roll no. 321). (consideration: CR H3496-3497)
H.Amdt.837 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)
Description: Manager's amendment provides additional detail to the certification requirements that States provide to EPA; adds certain operating criteria from Part 258 of 40 CFR; clarifies that states may request technical assistance from EPA; adds a savings clause for citizen suits; adds additional constituents for groundwater monitoring and reiterates in the definition of revised criteria that the criteria were promulgated to protect human health and the environment. Amends Bill: H.R.2273 Sponsor: Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-19] (Offered 10/14/2011) Latest Action: 10/14/11 On agreeing to the Shimkus amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
H.Amdt.649 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)
Description: Amendment increases the amount appropriated for the Yucca Mountain licensing application by $10 million and reduces the amount for the Department of Energy's Departmental Administration account by a similar amount. Amends Bill: H.R.2354 Sponsor: Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-19] (Offered 07/13/2011) Latest Action: 07/14/11 On agreeing to the Shimkus amendment (A046) Agreed to by recorded vote: 297 - 130 (Roll no. 581). (consideration: CR H5049)
H.Amdt.646 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)
Description: Amendment increases funding for the National Telecommunications and Information Administration by $5 million to issue grants to upgrade 9-1-1- call centers. Amends Bill: H.R.3093 Sponsor: Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-19] (Offered 07/25/2007) Latest Action: 07/25/07 On agreeing to the Shimkus amendment (A004) Agreed to by recorded vote: 340 - 87 (Roll no. 723).