Federal - S 612

A bill to designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 1300 Victoria Street in Laredo, Texas, as the "George P. Kazen Federal Building and United States Courthouse".

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February 27, 2015

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A bill to designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 1300 Victoria Street in Laredo, Texas, as the "George P. Kazen Federal Building and United States Courthouse".

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  • Dec. 16, 2016 — Became Public Law, PL 114-322, 130 Stat. 1628.

  • Dec. 16, 2016 — Signed by the president. Congressional Record p. H7633

  • Dec. 14, 2016 — Enrolled measure signed in the Senate. Congressional Record p. S18

  • Dec. 13, 2016 — Enrolled measure signed in the House. Congressional Record p. H7587

  • Dec. 10, 2016 — Measure cleared for the president. (In the legislative day that began on Dec. 9, 2016.) Congressional Record p. S7004

  • Dec. 10, 2016 — Measure passed in the Senate via motion to concur by roll call vote, 78-21. (In the legislative day that began on Dec. 9, 2016.) Congressional Record p. S7004

  • Dec. 10, 2016Senate Vote 162 Water Infrastructure Projects Authorization — Cloture
    Motion to invoke cloture (thus limiting debate) on the McConnell, R-Ky., motion to concur in the House amendment to the bill that would authorize approximately $10 billion for construction of 30 Army Corps of Engineers water projects and would authorize feasibility studies for 30 possible projects. It also would authorize $170 million in response to the lead-contaminated water system in Flint, Mich., including $100 million in capitalization grants to the EPA's Drinking Water State Revolving Fund that the city could use to replace the its water pipes. Motion agreed to 69-30. Note: Three-fifths of the total Senate (60) is required to invoke cloture. Dec. 10, 2016, on the legislative day Dec. 9, 2016. Congressional Record p. S6995-S6998, S7000-S7004

  • Dec. 10, 2016Senate Vote 163 Water Infrastructure Projects Authorization — Motion to Concur
    McConnell, R-Ky., motion to concur in the House amendment to the bill that would authorize approximately $10 billion for construction of 30 Army Corps of Engineers water projects, including navigation, flood control and environmental restoration projects. It would authorize feasibility studies for 30 possible water projects, and would deauthorize nine existing projects. It also would create an expedited process for deauthorization of other projects that are no longer viable for construction. It would authorize $170 million in response to the lead-contaminated water system in Flint, Mich., including $100 million in capitalization grants to the EPA's Drinking Water State Revolving Fund that the city could use to replace the its water pipes. It also would create new programs related to safe drinking water. The measure would require additional water be pumped south from Northern California. Motion agreed to thus clearing the bill for the president, 78-21. Note: Dec. 10, 2016, on the legislative day Dec. 9, 2016. Congressional Record p. S6995-S6998-S7000-S7004

  • Dec. 9, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment no. 5148 to McConnell amendment no. 5147, fell when amendment no. 5147 fell. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S6995-S6998, S7000-S7004

  • Dec. 9, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment no. 5147 to the instructions of the motion to refer the House message to accompany the bill to the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, fell when the motion to refer the bill fell. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S6995-S6998, S7000-S7004

  • Dec. 9, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., motion to refer the House message on the bill to the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee with instructions to report back to the Senate immediately with amendment no. 5146, fell when cloture was invoked on the motion to concur in the House amendment to the bill. (In the legislative day that began on Dec. 9, 2016.) Congressional Record p. S6995-S6998, S7000-S7004

  • Dec. 9, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment no. 5145 to McConnell amendment no. 5144, fell when the motion to concur in the House amendment to the bill with further amendment no. 5144 was withdrawn. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S6995-S6998, S7000-S7004

  • Dec. 9, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., motion to concur in the House amendment to the bill with a further McConnell amendment no. 5144, withdrawn by unanimous consent. Congressional Record p. S6995-S6998, S7000-S7004

  • Dec. 9, 2016 — House amendment to the bill considered by the Senate. Congressional Record p. S6995-S6998, S7000-S7004

  • Dec. 9, 2016 — Boxer, D-Calif., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 5161. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S7040, S7041

  • Dec. 9, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 5160. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S7040, S7041

  • Dec. 9, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 5159. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S7040, S7041

  • Dec. 9, 2016 — Wyden, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 5162. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S7040, S7041-S7042

  • Dec. 9, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 5158. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S7040, S7041

  • Dec. 9, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 5157. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S7040, S7041

  • Dec. 9, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 5156. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S7040, S7041

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment no. 5148 to McConnell amendment no. 5147, pending at recess. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S6833-S6898

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment no. 5147 to the instructions of the motion to refer the House message to accompany the bill to the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, pending at recess. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S6883

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., motion to refer the House message on the bill to the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee with instructions to report back to the Senate immediately with amendment no. 5146, pending at recess. Congressional Record p. S6883

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment no. 5145 to McConnell amendment no. 5144, pending at recess. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S6883

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., motion to concur in the House amendment to the bill with a further McConnell amendment no. 5144, pending at recess. Congressional Record p. S6882-S6883

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., motion to invoke cloture (thus limiting debate) on the McConnell motion to concur in the House amendment to the bill (60 votes required), pending at recess. Congressional Record p. S6882

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., motion to concur in the House amendment to the bill, pending at recess. Congressional Record p. S6882

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — House amendment to the bill considered by the Senate. Congressional Record p. S6882-S6898

  • Dec. 8, 2016House Vote 622 Water Infrastructure Projects — Passage
    Passage of the bill, as amended, that would authorize $10 billion for new water projects for construction by the Army Corps of Engineers, would authorize $170 million for repairs to the water system in Flint, Mich., would authorize the corps to conduct feasibility studies for additional projects, would deauthorize nine existing projects and would establish an expedited process for the deauthorization of other projects that are no longer viable for construction. The measure would require additional water be pumped south from Northern California rather than allowing such water to be retained for environmental purposes. The measure would also allow federal funding to cover the 50 percent of the cost of harbor and channel dredging up to 50 feet. Passed 360-61. Congressional Record p. H7526-H7527

  • Dec. 8, 2016House Vote 621 Water Infrastructure Projects — Recommit
    Doyle, D-Pa., motion to recommit the bill to the House Energy and Commerce Committee with instructions to report it back immediately with an amendment that would make permanent the requirement that certain drinking water infrastructure projects only use iron and steel products produced in the United States. Motion rejected 184-236. Congressional Record p. H7497-H7498, H7526

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — Considered by the House. Congressional Record p. H7413-H7498, H7526-H7527

  • Dec. 8, 2016House Vote 618 Fiscal 2017 Continuing Appropriations and Water Infrastructure Projects — Rule
    Adoption of the rule (H Res 949) that would provide for House floor consideration of the House amendment to the Senate amendment to the bill (HR 2028) intended to serve as a legislative vehicle for a measure that would make $1.07 trillion in continuing appropriations to fund government operations through April 28, 2017; and that would provide for House floor consideration of the House amendment to the bill (S 612) intended to serve as a legislative vehicle for a measure that would authorize $10 billion for new water projects for construction by the Army Corps of Engineers. Adopted 235-180. Congressional Record p. H7411-H7412

  • Dec. 8, 2016House Vote 617 Fiscal 2017 Continuing Appropriations and Water Infrastructure Projects — Previous Question
    Woodall, R-Ga., motion to order the previous question (thus ending debate and the possibility of amendment) on the rule (H Res 949) that would provide for House floor consideration of the House amendment to the Senate amendment to the bill (HR 2028) intended to serve as a legislative vehicle for a measure that would make $1.07 trillion in continuing appropriations to fund government operations through April 28, 2017; and that would provide for House floor consideration of the House amendment to the bill (S 612) intended to serve as a legislative vehicle for a measure that would authorize $10 billion for new water projects for construction by the Army Corps of Engineers. Motion agreed to 234-181. Congressional Record p. H7410-H7411

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 5145 (5144). Congressional Record p. S6927

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 5144. Congressional Record p. S6927

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 5147 (5146). Congressional Record p. S6927

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 5146. Congressional Record p. S6927

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — Baldwin, D-Wis., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 5149. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S6927, S6928

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — McConnell, R-Ky., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 5148 (5147). Congressional Record p. S6927, S6928

  • Dec. 7, 2016 — Rules Committee resolution, H Res 949, reported to the House as a rule for S 612.

  • Dec. 7, 2016 — House Rules Committee granted a closed rule providing for consideration of the bill. Congressional Record p. H7333, H7396

  • Dec. 7, 2016 — Full committee proceeding held by the House Rules Committee.

  • May 22, 2015 — Received in the House and referred to the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. Congressional Record p. H3567, H3572

  • May 21, 2015 — Measure passed in the Senate by unanimous consent. Congressional Record p. S3249

  • May 21, 2015 — Considered by the Senate. Congressional Record p. S3249

  • May 4, 2015 — Reported to the Senate and without a written report by the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee and placed on the Senate Legislative Calendar. Congressional Record p. S2598

  • April 28, 2015 — Full committee consideration and markup held by the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee.

  • Feb. 27, 2015 — Original cosponsor(s): 1

    Cruz, (R-Texas)
  • Feb. 27, 2015 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Environment and Public Works.Congressional Record p. S1201