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  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.204   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Amendment sought to allow commercial fishermen to be eligible recipients of the Emergency Disaster Loan program.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1947
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 06/19/2013)
    Latest Action: 06/20/13 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A029) Failed by recorded vote: 211 - 215 (Roll no. 268). (consideration: CR H3940-3941)
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.31   — 113th Congress (2013-2014)

    Description: Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act in such a way that workers can be assured of obtaining jobs and building careers through strategic partnerships and that businesses are more easily enabled to identify and hire qualified personnel in order to further facilitate the economic recovery.
    Amends Bill: H.R.803
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 03/15/2013)
    Latest Action: 03/15/13 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A006) Failed by recorded vote: 192 - 227 (Roll no. 73).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.1069   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to provide $10 million for the John R. Justice Prosecutors and Defenders program by reducing the funding for NASA's Mars Next Decade program by a similar amount.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5326
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 05/09/2012)
    Latest Action: 05/09/12 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A036) Failed by recorded vote: 160 - 260 (Roll no. 227).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.583   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: Amendment sought to increase funds for the Army Corps of Engineers, Construction and Operation accounts to the FY 2011 levels by reducing funds for the Nuclear Energy account under the Department of Energy.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2354
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 07/11/2011)
    Latest Action: 07/11/11 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A004) Failed by recorded vote: 162 - 246 (Roll no. 534).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.581   — 112th Congress (2011-2012)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: H.R.2354
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 07/11/2011)
    Latest Action: 07/11/11 Mr. Frelinghuysen raised a point of order against the Tierney amendment (A002). Mr. Frelinghuysen stated that the provisions of the Tierney amendment sought to increase the level of outlays in the bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.685   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Amendment directs the Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development to provide mortgage insurance premium refunds to eligible borrowers of FHA insured loans, which were closed prior to December 8, 2004, but which were not endorsed until December 8, 2004 or after that date and authorizes such sums as may be necessary for such refunds.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5072
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 06/10/2010)
    Latest Action: 06/10/10 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.396   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Amendment sought to strike $80 million for the Kinetic Energy Interceptor program.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3326
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 07/30/2009)
    Latest Action: 07/30/09 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A005) Failed by recorded vote: 124 - 307 (Roll no. 663).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.1051   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description: Amendment sought to reduce funding for the Missile Defense Agency by $966.2 million.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5658
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 05/22/2008)
    Latest Action: 05/22/08 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A006) Failed by recorded vote: 122 - 292 (Roll no. 357).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.795   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description: Amendment directs the Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development to provide mortgage insurance premium refunds to eligible borrowers of FHA insured loans, which were closed prior to December 8, 2004, but which were not endorsed until December 8, 2004 or after that date, and authorizes such sums as may be necessary for such refunds.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1852
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 09/18/2007)
    Latest Action: 09/18/07 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.363   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description: Amendment allocates $75 million of Economic Support Funds for education programs for Pakistan.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2764
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 06/21/2007)
    Latest Action: 06/21/07 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A013) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.193   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description: Amendment sought to reduce Missile Defense Agency funding by $1.084 billion.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1585
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 05/16/2007)
    Latest Action: 05/17/07 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A011) Failed by recorded vote: 127 - 299 (Roll no. 367). (consideration: CR H5344; text: CR H5344)
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.45   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description: Amendment clarifies the process by which national security whistleblower information, that is, information which may evidence a violation of law, rule or regulation of gross mismanagement, fraud, waste, or abuse is shared with executive branch officials and Members of Congress.
    Amends Bill: H.R.985
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 03/14/2007)
    Latest Action: 03/14/07 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.964   — 109th Congress (2005-2006)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: H.R.5441
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 05/25/2006)
    Latest Action: 05/26/06 Mr. Rogers (KY) raised a point of order against the Tierney amendment (A029). Mr. Rogers stated that the amendment proposed to change existing law and constituted legislation in an appropriations bill in violation of clause 2 of rule 21. The Chair sustained the point of order.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.819   — 109th Congress (2005-2006)

    Description: Amendment sought to restructure missile defense programs by instructing the Secretary of Defense not to deploy any Ground-based Midcourse Defense System beyond the authorized systems that are now at Fort Greeley, Alaska and, the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, or deploy any space-based interceptors of intercontinental ballistic missiles; and sought to reduce Missile Defense Agency funding by $4.747 billion.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5122
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 05/11/2006)
    Latest Action: 05/11/06 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A017) Failed by recorded vote: 124 - 301 (Roll no. 142).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.45   — 109th Congress (2005-2006)

    Description: Amendment sought to increase "Operation and Maintenance, Defense-Wide" funding by $5 million.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1268
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 03/15/2005)
    Latest Action: 03/15/05 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 191 - 236 (Roll no. 72).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.44   — 109th Congress (2005-2006)

    Description: Amendment sought to establish a select committee to investigate reconstruction efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1268
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 03/15/2005)
    Latest Action: 03/15/05 Mr. Lewis (CA) raised a point of order against the Tierney amendment (A001). Mr. Lewis stated that the amendment sought to change existing law and constituted legislation in an appropriation bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.515   — 107th Congress (2001-2002)

    Description: Amendment sought to delete funding of $121.8 million for construction of missile silos at Fort Greeley, Alaska.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5010
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 06/27/2002)
    Latest Action: 06/27/02 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A005) Failed by recorded vote: 112 - 314 (Roll no. 269).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.511   — 107th Congress (2001-2002)

    Description: Amendment sought to delete funding of $44.4 million for the space-based kinetic interceptor program.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5010
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 06/27/2002)
    Latest Action: 06/27/02 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A001) Failed by voice vote. (Recorded vote denied.)
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.475   — 107th Congress (2001-2002)

    Description: At the end of subtitle C of title II (page 49, after line 17), insert the following new section: \ SEC. 234. PROHIBITION ON USE OF FUNDS FOR SPACE-BASED NATIONAL MISSILE DEFENSE PROGRAM. \ No funds appropriated for fiscal year 2003 for the Department of Defense may be used for a space-based national missile defense program.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4546
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 05/09/2002)
    Latest Action: 05/09/02 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A005) Failed by recorded vote: 159 - 253 (Roll no. 145).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.327   — 107th Congress (2001-2002)

    Description: Amendment requires the Secretary of Agriculture, acting through the National Academy of Sciences, to complete and transmit to Congress a report that examines three health-related aspects of genetically engineered foods including: (1) that the tests being performed on genetically engineered foods are sufficient to assess and evaluate human health risks to this food; (2) what type of monitoring system is needed to assess future health consequences from genetically engineered foods; and (3) what type of regulatory structure should be in place to approve genetically engineered foods for humans to eat.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2646
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 10/04/2001)
    Latest Action: 10/04/01 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A009) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.135   — 107th Congress (2001-2002)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: H.R.2330
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 06/28/2001)
    Latest Action: 06/28/01 By unanimous consent, the Tierney amendment was withdrawn.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.937   — 106th Congress (1999-2000)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: H.R.4461
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 06/29/2000)
    Latest Action: 06/29/00 Mr. Skeen raised a point of order against the Tierney amendment (A004). Mr. Skeen stated that the amendment sought to include authorization language in an appropriations bill and as such, constituted legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order. (consideration: CR H5540)
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.752   — 106th Congress (1999-2000)

    Description: Amendment sought to delete the $74.5 million funding for national missile defense program procurement and increase funding for the tri-care senior pharmacy program and other military health programs accordingly.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4576
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 06/07/2000)
    Latest Action: 06/07/00 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A002) Failed by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.498   — 106th Congress (1999-2000)

    Description: Amendment requires the agency to conduct studies of the organization, delivery, and financing of health services in order to determine the cost and quality effects of various methods of substantially increasing the number of individuals in the United States who have access to health services.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2506
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 09/28/1999)
    Latest Action: 09/28/99 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A010) as modified Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.497   — 106th Congress (1999-2000)

    Description: Amendment directs the agency to study methods to reduce the costs of prescription drugs to consumers.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2506
    Sponsor: Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] (Offered 09/28/1999)
    Latest Action: 09/28/99 On agreeing to the Tierney amendment (A009) Agreed to by voice vote.