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  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.643   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Amendment requires the STEM coordinating committee under OSTP to describe the approaches that will be taken by each agency to conduct outreach designed to promote widespread public understanding of career opportunities in the STEM fields. The amendment also requires the establishment and maintenance of a publicly accessible online database of all federally sponsored STEM education programs.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5116
    Sponsor: Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] (Offered 05/12/2010)
    Latest Action: 05/12/10 On agreeing to the Reyes amendment (A008) Agreed to by recorded vote: 413 - 10 (Roll no. 266).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.573   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Amendment offered as a manager's amendment to make technical and sundry changes to the bill. Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1113, the amendment was considered as modified by striking the matter proposed to be inserted as section 506.
    Amends Bill: H.R.2701
    Sponsor: Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] (Offered 02/25/2010)
    Latest Action: 02/26/10 On agreeing to the Reyes amendment (A001) as modified Agreed to by recorded vote: 246 - 166 (Roll no. 69).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.431   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Amendment encourages community colleges to use grant money to increase the level of training for members of the National Guard and Reserves, and men and women returning from active duty.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3221
    Sponsor: Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] (Offered 09/17/2009)
    Latest Action: 09/17/09 On agreeing to the Reyes amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.1111   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description: Amendment added an exception to the alternative fuel procurement requirement, clarifying that the bill does not prohibit an element of the intelligence community from entering into a contract to purchase a generally available fuel that is not an alternative or synthetic fuel or predominantly produced from a nonconventional petroleum source when certain requirements are met. It also would add an assessment of the feasibility of employing foreign nationals lawfully present in the U.S. who have previously worked as translators for the Armed Forces or another department or agency of the Federal Government in Iraq or Afghanistan to meet the critical language needs of such element. Finally, it would require that the report required in section 412 on intelligence resources dedicated to Iraq and Afghanistan include resources dedicated to intelligence analysis.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5959
    Sponsor: Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] (Offered 07/16/2008)
    Latest Action: 07/16/08 On agreeing to the Reyes amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.164   — 110th Congress (2007-2008)

    Description: Amendment requires the General Services Administration, after an opportunity for notice and comment, to begin to make modifications, if necessary, to the Electronic Subcontracting Reporting System for the purpose of tracking companies' compliance with small business subcontracting plans included in successful contract bids.
    Amends Bill: H.R.1873
    Sponsor: Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] (Offered 05/09/2007)
    Latest Action: 05/09/07 On agreeing to the Reyes amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.1112   — 109th Congress (2005-2006)

    Description: Amendment increases funding for the Southwest Border Prosecution Initiative by $10 million.
    Amends Bill: H.R.5672
    Sponsor: Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] (Offered 06/28/2006)
    Latest Action: 06/28/06 On agreeing to the Reyes amendment (A015) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.955   — 109th Congress (2005-2006)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: H.R.5441
    Sponsor: Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] (Offered 05/25/2006)
    Latest Action: 05/26/06 Mr. Rogers (KY) raised a point of order against the Reyes amendment (A020). Mr. Rogers stated that the amendment violated the Budget Act. The Chair sustained the point of order.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.953   — 109th Congress (2005-2006)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: H.R.5441
    Sponsor: Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] (Offered 05/25/2006)
    Latest Action: 05/25/06 Mr. Rogers (KY) raised a point of order against the Reyes amendment (A018). Mr. Rogers stated that the amendment violated the Budget Act. The Chair sustained the point of order.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.267   — 109th Congress (2005-2006)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: H.R.2862
    Sponsor: Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] (Offered 06/15/2005)
    Latest Action: 06/15/05 Mr. Wolf raised a point of order against the Reyes amendment (A020). Mr. Wolf stated that the amendment sought to change existing law and constituted legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order. (consideration: CR H4509)
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.54   — 109th Congress (2005-2006)

    Description: None
    Amends Bill: H.R.1268
    Sponsor: Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] (Offered 03/15/2005)
    Latest Action: 03/15/05 Mr. Kolbe raised a point of order against the Reyes amendments (A011). Mr. Kolbe 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.608   — 108th Congress (2003-2004)

    Description: Amendment sought to withhold funding for certain intelligence programs until the appropriate congressional committees receive all documents related to the handling and treatment of detainees under the custody and control of the United States or individuals held on behalf of the United States in Iraq, Afghanistan, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and elsewhere.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4548
    Sponsor: Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] (Offered 06/23/2004)
    Latest Action: 06/24/04 On agreeing to the Reyes amendment (A010) Failed by recorded vote: 149 - 270 (Roll No. 297).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.426   — 108th Congress (2003-2004)

    Description: Amendment sought to provide $5 million to increase language proficiency and workforce diversity in the intelligence community.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3289
    Sponsor: Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] (Offered 10/17/2003)
    Latest Action: 10/17/03 On agreeing to the Reyes amendment (A022) Failed by recorded vote: 206 - 221 (Roll no. 555).
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.949   — 106th Congress (1999-2000)

    Description: Amendment deletes language that prohibits funds from being used to carry out a Colonias initiative without the prior approval of the Committee on Appropriations.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4461
    Sponsor: Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] (Offered 06/29/2000)
    Latest Action: 06/29/00 On agreeing to the Reyes amendment (A016) Agreed to by voice vote.
  • AMENDMENT

    H.Amdt.888 to H.Amdt.887   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Description: Amendment to the Traficant amendment (A003) sought to clarify that nothing in this section shall be construed to authorize the deployment of members of the Armed Forces in contravention of United States law.
    Amends Bill: H.R.4300
    Sponsor: Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] (Offered 09/16/1998)
    Latest Action: 09/16/98 On agreeing to the Reyes amendment (A004) as modified Failed by recorded vote: 167 - 256 (Roll No. 439).
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    H.Amdt.649 to H.Amdt.648   — 105th Congress (1997-1998)

    Description: Amendment offered as a substitute to the Traficant amendment (A010) sought to allow members of the armed forces to conduct reconnaissance missions to assist the Immigration and Naturalization Service and the U.S. Customs Service.
    Amends Bill: H.R.3616
    Sponsor: Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] (Offered 05/21/1998)
    Latest Action: 05/21/98 On agreeing to the Reyes amendment (A011) Failed by recorded vote: 179 - 243 (Roll No. 179).