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Taylor (NC) So the conference report was agreed to.

A motion to reconsider the vote whereby said conference report was agreed to was, by unanimous consent, laid on the table.

Ordered, That the Clerk notify the Senate thereof.

WAYNE ALLARDS,
MICHAEL B. ENZI,
CHUCK HAGEL,
RICK SANTORUM
JIM BUNNING,
MIKE CRAPO
PAUL SARBANES,
CHRISTOPHER J. DODD,
JOHN F. KERRY,
TIM JOHNSON,
JACK REED,
CHARLES, SCHUMER,
EVAN BAYH

JOHN EDWARDS,
Managers on the Part of the Senate.
Pending consideration of the

of the conference report,

On demand of Mr. DINGELL, pursuant to clause 8(d) (2), rule XXII,

Ordered, That time for debate be equally divided among Messrs. LEACH, LAFALCE, AND DINGELL.

When said conference report was considered.

After debate,

On motion of Mr. LEACH, the previous question was ordered on the conference report to its adoption or rejection.

The question being put, viva voce,

Will the House agree to said conference report?

The SPEAKER pro tempore, Mrs. EMERSON, announced that the yeas had it.

Mr. DINGELL objected to the vote on the ground that a quorum was not present and not voting.

A quorum not being present,

The roll was called under clause 6, rule XX, and the call was taken by electronic device.

Yeas

362 When there appeared

Nays

57

(126.30 SUSPENSION OF THE RULES

NOTICE Mr. TANCREDO, pursuant to House Resolution 353, announced the Speaker would recognize Members on Friday, November 5 for a motion to suspend the rules under clause 1 of rule XV with respect to the following bill: H.R. 3075, a bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make corrections and refinements in the Medicare Program as revised by the Balanced Budget Act of 1997.

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John
Johnson (CT)
Johnson, E. B.
Johnson, Sam
Jones (NC)
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Weldon (PA)
Weller
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Wilson
Wise
Wolf
Wu
Wynn
Young (AK)
Young (FL)

(126.31 RECESS—11:44 P.M.

The SPEAKER pro tempore, Mr. ISAKSON, pursuant to clause 12 of rule I, declared the House in recess at 11 o'clock and 44 minutes p.m., subject to the call of the Chair.

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FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 5 (LEGISLATIVE DAY OF THURSDAY,

NOVEMBER 4), 1999 (126.32 AFTER RECESS—12:53 A.M.

The SPEAKER pro tempore, Mr. SESSIONS, called the House to order.

126.29

(126.33 PROVIDING FOR CONSIDERATION

OF H.R. 3196 Mr. DIAZ-BALART, by direction of the Committee on Rules, reported (Rept. No. 106-450) the resolution (H. Res. 362) providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3196) making appropriations for foreign operations, export financing, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes.

When said resolution and report were referred to the House Calendar and ordered printed.

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Boehner
Bonilla
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Boswell
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Brady (TX)
Brown (FL)

[Roll No. 570]

YEAS-362 Brown (OH) Bryant Burr Burton Buyer Callahan Calvert Camp Canady Cannon Capps Cardin Carson Castle Chabot Chambliss Chenoweth-Hage Clayton Clement Clyburn Coble Coburn Collins Combest Cook Cooksey Cox Cramer Crane Crowley Cubin Cummings Cunningham Danner Davis (FL) Davis (VA) Deal DeGette Delahunt DeLay DeMint Deutsch

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Fletcher
Foley
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Ford
Fossella
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Frost
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(126.34 SENATE BILLS REFERRED

Bills of the Senate of the following titles were taken from the Speaker's table and, under the rule, referred as follows:

S. 185. An Act to establish a Chief Agricultural Negotiator in the Office of the United States Trade Representative; to the Committee on Ways and Means.

S. 976. An Act to amend title V of the Public Health Service Act to focus the authority of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration on communitybased services for children and adolescents, to enhance flexibility and accountability, to establish programs for youth treatment, and to respond to crises, especially those related to children and violence; to the Committee on Commerce.

(126.35 ENROLLED BILL AND JOINT

By Mr. BALDACCI:

projects; to the Committee on Education and RESOLUTION SIGNED

H.R. 3217. A bill to assist the efforts of the Workforce. farmers and cooperatives seeking to engage

By Mr. FATTAH (for himself, Mrs. Mr. THOMAS, from the Committee in value-added processing of agricultural

CHRISTENSEN, Mr. CONYERS, Mr. on House Administration, reported goods; to the Committee on Agriculture.

HASTINGS of Florida, Ms. NORTON, Mr. that that committee had examined and

By Mr. CALVERT (for himself, Mr.

CUMMINGS, Mr. FROST, Mr. ROMEROfound truly enrolled a bill and a joint

SHIMKUS, Mr. GREEN of Wisconsin,

BARCELO, Ms. LEE, Mrs. JONES of resolution of the House of the following

Mr. ACKERMAN, Mr. PAUL, Mr. HIN

Ohio, Mr. JEFFERSON, Mr. MCGOVERN, titles, which were thereupon signed by

CHEY, Mr. NETHERCUTT, Mr. GEORGE

Mrs. NAPOLITANO, Mr. MARKEY, Mr.

MILLER of California, Ms. HOOLEY of the Speaker:

HINOJOSA, Mr. PASTOR, Ms. BALDWIN, Oregon, Mrs. EMERSON, Mr. SANDLIN,

Mr. CLAY, Mr. OWENS, Mr. MARTINEZ, H.R. 609. An Act to amend the Export

Ms. LOFGREN, Ms. LEE, Mr. SENSEN

Mrs. CLAYTON, Mr. RUSH, Mr. RANApple and Pear Act to limit the applicability

BRENNER, Mr. ROHRABACHER, Mr.

GEL, Mr. BARRETT of Wisconsin, and of the Act to apples.

TIAHRT, Mr. CUNNINGHAM, Mr. PAYNE,

Ms. SCHAKOWSKY): H.J. Res. 75. Joint resolution making fur

Mrs. BIGGERT, Mr. DOOLITTLE, Mr. H.R. 3223. A bill to assist institutions of ther continuing appropriations for the fiscal

ENGLISH, Mr. BILBRAY, Mr. HILL of higher education help at-risk students stay year 2000, and for other purposes.

Montana, Mr. Shows, Mr. GARY MIL in school and complete their 4-year postsec(126.36 LEAVE OF ABSENCE

LER of California, Mr. HOLDEN, Mr. ondary academic programs; to the Com

CAMPBELL, Mrs. MORELLA, Mr. NEY, mittee on Education and the Workforce. By unanimous consent, leave of ab

Mr. EHRLICH, Mr. BAKER, Mr. SCHAF

By Mrs. KELLY (for herself, Mrs. sence was granted,

FER, and Mr. KUYKENDALL):

THURMAN, Ms. DELAURO, Mr. SANDTo Mr. LARSON, for today; and H.R. 3218. A bill to amend title 31, United

ERS, Mr. GILMAN, Mr. SANDLIN, Mr. To Mr. KANJORSKI, for today. States Code, to prohibit the appearance of

COOK, Mr. BRADY of Pennsylvania, And then, Social Security account numbers on or

Mr. HINCHEY, Mr. FILNER, Mr. MCINthrough unopened mailings of checks or

TYRE, Mr. MATSUI, Ms. KILPATRICK, (126.37 ADJOURNMENT other drafts issued on public money in the

Ms. LOFGREN, Mrs. EMERSON, Mr. ANOn motion of Mr. DIAZ-BALART, at Treasury; to the Committee on Government

DREWS, Mr. ROEMER, Mr. FROST, Mr. Reform. 12 o'clock and 54 minutes a.m. Friday,

KIND, Mr. MCHUGH, Mr. NADLER, Mr.

By Mr. COBLE: November 5 (legislative day of Friday,

KLECZKA, Ms. JACKSON-LEE of Texas, H.R. 3219. A bill to amend title 49, United

and Mr. WALSH): November 4), 1999, the House ad States Code, to permit an individual to oper H.R. 3224. A bill to amend the Internal Revjourned. ate a commercial motor vehicle for the

enue Code of 1986 to require group health transportation of certain property solely (126.38 REPORTS OF COMMITTEES ON

plans to provide coverage for reconstructive within the borders of a State if the indi

surgery following mastectomy, consistent PUBLIC BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS vidual has passed written and driving tests

with the Women's Health and Cancer Rights Under clause 2 of rule XIII, reports of to operate the vehicle that meet such min

Act of 1998; to the Committee on Ways and committees were delivered to the Clerk

imum standards as may be prescribed by the Means.

State, and for other purposes; to the Comfor printing and reference to the proper

By Mr. MCCRERY (for himself and Mr. mittee on Transportation and Infrastruc

JEFFERSON): calendar, as follows: ture.

H.R. 3225. A bill to revitalize the interMr. YOUNG of Alaska: Committee on Re

By Mr. GEPHARDT (for himself, Mr.

national competitiveness of the United sources. H.R. 1725. A bill to provide for the

DINGELL, and Mr. CONYERS):

States-flag maritime industry through tax conveyance by the Bureau of Land Manage H.R. 3220. A bill to regulate interstate

relief; to the Committee on Ways and Means. ment to Douglas County, Oregon, of a county commerce by electronic means by permit

By Mr. METCALF: park and certain adjacent land (Rept. No. ting and encouraging the continued expan

H.R. 3226. A bill to amend title 49, United 106_446). Referred to the Committee of the sion of electronic commerce through the op States Code, to improve pipeline safety; to Whole House on the State of the Union.

eration of free market forces, and for other the Committee on Transportation and InfraMr. YOUNG of Alaska: Committee on Re purposes; to the Committee on Commerce, structure, and in addition to the Committee sources. H.R. 2541. A bill to adjust the bound

and in addition to the Committee on Govern on Commerce, for a period to be subsearies of the Gulf Islands National Seashore ment Reform, for a period to be subsequently

quently determined by the Speaker, in each to include Cat Island, Mississippi; with an determined by the Speaker, in each case for case for consideration of such provisions as amendment (Rept. No. 106-447). Referred to

consideration of such provisions as fall with fall within the jurisdiction of the committee the Committee of the Whole House on the in the jurisdiction of the committee con concerned. State of the Union. cerned.

By Mrs. MINK of Hawaii: Mr. YOUNG of Alaska: Committee on Re

By Mr. HOEFFEL (for himself, Mr. H.R. 3227. A bill to amend title 38, United sources. H.R. 2879. A bill to provide for the

CAMPBELL, Mr. WAXMAN, Mr. KASICH, States Code, to exempt amounts owed for placement at the Lincoln Memorial of a

Mr. BONIOR, Mr. GEORGE MILLER of prescription drugs and medical supplies displaque commemorating the speech of Martin

California, Mr. TOOMEY, Ms. pensed by Department of Veterans Affairs Luther King, Jr., known as the “I Have A

DELAURO, Mr. SANFORD, Mr. COYNE, pharmacies from otherwise applicable interDream” speech (Rept. No. 106_448). Referred

Ms. PELOSI, Mr. STARK, Mr. KUCINICH, est charges and administrative cost charges to the Committee of the Whole House on the

Mr. ANDREWS, Mr. ACKERMAN, Mrs. imposed on indebtedness to the United State of the Union.

LOWEY, Mr. BRADY of Pennsylvania,

States resulting from the provision of medMr. BLILEY: Committee on Commerce.

Mr. TIERNEY, Mr. FATTAH, Mr. STU ical care or services by the Department of H.R. 1832. A bill to reform unfair and anti

PAK, Mr. CAPUANO, Mr. HOLT, Mr. Wu, Veterans Affairs; to the Committee on Vetcompetitive practices in the professional

Mr. TRAFICANT, and Mr. SANDERS): erans' Affairs. boxing industry; with an amendment (Rept. H.R. 3221. A bill to review, reform, and ter

By Mr. MORAN of Virginia (for himNo. 106–449 Pt. 1). minate unnecessary and inequitable Federal

self, Mr. WOLF, Mr. SISISKY, Mr. Mr. DIAZ-BALART: Committee on Rules. payments, benefits, services, and tax advan

DAVIS of Virginia, Mr. WEYGAND, and House Resolution 362. Resolution providing tages; to the Committee on Government Re

Mr. KENNEDY of Rhode Island): for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3196) mak

form, and in addition to the Committees on H.R. 3228. A bill to name the building at ing appropriations for foreign operations, ex

Ways and Means, Rules, and the Budget, for 8725 John J. Kingman Road, Fort Belvoir, port financing, and related programs for the

a period to be subsequently determined by Virginia, as the “Andrew T. McNamara fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for

the Speaker, in each case for consideration Building”; to the Committee on Armed Servother purposes (Rept. No. 106-450). Referred

of such provisions as fall within the jurisdic ices. to the House Calendar. tion of the committee concerned.

By Mr. SANDERS: (126.39 DISCHARGE OF COMMITTEE

By Mr. GOODLING (for himself, Mr. H.R. 3229. A bill to amend the Electronic

WATTS of Oklahoma, Mr. PETRI, Mr. Fund Transfer Act to prohibit the imposition Pursuant to clause 5 of rule X, the

CASTLE, Mr. GREENWOOD, Mr. of certain additional fees on consumers in Committee on Education and the

GRAHAM, Mr. DEAL of Georgia, Mr. connection with any electronic fund transfer Workforce discharged H.R. 1832 referred

EHLERS, Mr. FLETCHER, Mr. ISAKSON, which is initiated by the consumer from an to the Committee of the Whole House

Mr. CHAMBLISS, Mr. ENGLISH, Mr. electronic terminal operated by a person on the State of the Union, and ordered

KILDEE, Mr. MARTINEZ, Mr. ROEMER, other than the financial institution holding to be printed.

Mr. ROMERO-BARCELÓ, Mr. KIND, Ms. the consumer's account and which utilizes a

SANCHEZ, Mr. ACKERMAN, Mr. SAW national or regional communication net(126.40 PUBLIC BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS

YER, Ms. WOOLSEY, Mr. Wu, Mr. work; to the Committee on Banking and Fi

TIERNEY, Mr. FORD, and Mr. CLAY): nancial Services.
Under clause 2 of rule XII, public
H.R. 3222. A bill to amend the Elementary

By Mr. STUPAK: bills and resolutions were introduced

and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to im H.R. 3230. A bill to amend title 38, United and severally referred, as follows:

prove literacy

literacy through family literacy States Code, to provide that a disease that is

incurred or aggravated by a member of a reserve component in the performance of duty while performing inactive duty training shall be considered to be service-connected for purposes of benefits under laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs; to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

By Mr. CRANE: H.R. 3231. A bill to authorize the transfer to the Republic of Panama of certain properties of the United States as set forth in the Panama Canal Treaties; to the Committee on Armed Services.

By Mr. DAVIS of Virginia (for himself

and Mr. ROHRABACHER): H. Con. Res. 220. Concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress that a postage stamp should be issued recognizing the Islamic holy month of Ramadan; to the Committee on Government Reform.

By Mr. BILIRAKIS (for himself, Mrs.

MALONEY of New York, and Mr.

MENENDEZ): H. Res. 361. A resolution urging the President to condition discussions about Turkey's foreign military finances on resolution of that nation's hostile occupation of the Republic of Cyprus; to the Committee on International Relations.

H. Res. 298: Mr. BALLENGER and Mr. TAUZIN.

H. Res. 325: Mr. BONIOR and Mr. PRICE of North Carolina.

H. Res. 343: Mr. SMITH of New Jersey, Mr. ISTOOK, Mr. METCALF, and Mr. GANSKE.

H. Res. 347: Mr. MASCARA, Mr. FROST, Mr. LOBIONDO, Mr. RANGEL, Mr. WEYGAND, Mr. WEXLER, and Mrs. KELLY.

H. Res. 350: Mr. SCHAFFER, Mr. BARTLETT of Maryland, Mr. HOEKSTRA, Mr. HALL of Ohio, Mr. SHOWS, Mr. DEMINT, Mr. FLETCHER, Mr. HEFLEY, Mr. HERGER, Mr. HYDE, Mr. LARGENT, Mr. GARY MILLER of California, Mr. SANFORD, Mr. SIMPSON, Mr. TERRY, Mr. WAMP, Mr. MCINTOSH, Mr. ADERHOLT, Mr. BURTON of Indiana, Mr. KING, Mr. DICKEY, Mr. BACHUS, and Mr. RAHALL.

(126.43 DELETIONS OF SPONSORS FROM

PUBLIC BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS Under clause 7 of rule XII, sponsor was deleted from the public bill as follows: H.R. 2528: Mr. BECERRA.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 1999 (127)

(126.41 MEMORIALS

Under clause 3 of rule XII, 278. The SPEAKER presented a memorial of the Legislature of the State of California, relative to Assembly Joint Resolution No. 33 memorializing the President and Congress of the United States to support specified federal legislation to classify spaceports as exempt facilities and enable state and local entities to sell bonds for private or public development of spaceport infrastructure; to the Committee on Ways and Means.

1127.1 APPOINTMENT OF SPEAKER PRO

TEMPORE The House was called to order by the SPEAKER pro tempore, Mr. PEASE, who laid before the House the following communication:

WASHINGTON, DC,

November 5, 1999. I hereby appoint the Honorable EDWARD A. PEASE to act as Speaker pro tempore on this day.

J. DENNIS HASTERT, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

(126.42 ADDITIONAL SPONSORS

Under clause 7 of rule XII, sponsors were added to public bills and resolutions as follows:

H.R. 82: Mr. PALLONE and Mr. YOUNG of Florida.

H.R. 274: Mr. SPENCE and Mr. THOMPSON of Mississippi.

H.R. 403: Mr. BLUMENAUER.
H.R. 405: Mr. THOMPSON of California.
H.R. 534: Ms. BERKLEY.
H.R. 571: Mr. TERRY.
H.R. 617: Mr. DELAHUNT.
H.R. 721: Mr. MCINTOSH and Mr. MEEHAN.

H.R. 728: Mr. COOKSEY, Mr. FROST, and Mr. LATHAM.

H.R. 750: Mr. KLINK.
H.R. 845: Ms. ROYBAL-ALLARD.
H.R. 860: Mrs. LOWEY.

H.R. 864: Mr. JACKSON of Illinois and Mr. NUSSLE.

H.R. 865: Mr. NETHERCUTT and Mr. GORDON.

H.R. 997: Mr. SPENCE and Mr. THOMPSON of Mississippi.

H.R. 1044: Mr. HASTINGS of Washington and Mr. GORDON.

H.R. 1102: Mr. TURNER.
H.R. 1111: Ms. HOOLEY of Oregon.
H.R. 1115: Mr. ISAKSON.
H.R. 1248: Mr. OLVER.
H.R. 1303: Mr. NEAL of Massachusetts.
H.R. 1322: Mr. SCHAFFER.
H.R. 1329: Mrs. EMERSON.
H.R. 1452: Ms. LEE and Mr. PHELPS.
H.R. 1485: Mrs. MCCARTHY of New York.
H.R. 1511: Mr. PAUL.
H.R. 1592: Ms. CARSON.
H.R. 1606: Mr. DELAHUNT.
H.R. 1686: Mr. KUYKENDALL.
H.R. 1693: Mr. ANDREWS.

H.R. 1775: Mr. PASTOR, Mr. KILDEE, Mr. MATSUI, Mr. GEORGE MILLER of California, Mr. BALDACCI, Mr. UPTON, Mr. HOUGHTON, Mr. RAMSTAD, Mr. BAKER, Mr. LEWIS of Kentucky, and Mr. TRAFICANT.

H.R. 1816: Mrs. SCHAKOWSKY and Mrs. MALONEY of New York.

H.R. 1885: Mr. CONYERS.
H.R. 1954: Mr. STEARNS.
H.R. 1967: Mr. DEFAZIO and Mr. MARTINEZ.

H.R. 2087: Mr. ARMEY and Mr. HASTINGS of Washington.

H.R. 2120: Mr. DEUTSCH.
H.R. 2200: Ms. LEE.
H.R. 2244: Mr. BRYANT
H.R. 2273: Mr. PICKETT.
H.R. 2298: Mr. RANGEL.

H.R. 2373: Mr. MOORE and Mr. UDALL of New Mexico.

H.R. 2381: Mr. HOSTETTLER.
H.R. 2457: Mr. SISISKY.
H.R. 2503: Ms. ROYBAL-ALLARD.

H.R. 2538: Mr. LARSON, Mr. ROGERS, Mr. TERRY, Mr. KENNEDY of Rhode Island, Mr. CASTLE, and Mr. SCHAFFER.

H.R. 2550: Mr. PICKETT.
H.R. 2635: Mr. WOLF.
H.R. 2640: Mr. BOSWELL.
H.R. 2655: Mrs. CHENOWETH-HAGE.
H.R. 2697: Mr. GORDON and Mr. TERRY.
H.R. 2720: Ms. DUNN.

H.R. 2733: Mr. DICKEY, Ms. DEGETTE, Mr. BISHOP, and Mr. TANCREDO.

H.R. 2738: Mr. BONIOR, Mr. GEORGE MILLER of California, Mr. KENNEDY of Rhode Island, and Mr. KLINK.

H.R. 2749: Ms. GRANGER.
H.R. 2776: Mrs. MALONEY of New York.
H.R. 2789: Mr. PAYNE.

H.R. 2859: Ms. SCHAKOWSKY, Ms. BALDWIN, and Mr. WEINER.

H.R. 2915: Mr. HOLT and Mr. INSLEE.

H.R. 2966: Mr. BAKER, Mr. BARTLETT of Maryland, Ms. BERKLEY, Mr. ENGLISH, Mr. GORDON, Mr. MCINTYRE, and Mr. WYNN.

H.R. 2980: Mr. ROTHMAN.

H.R. 3058: Mr. FARR of California, Mr. DIAZBALART, Mr. ROHRABACHER, Mrs. KELLY, and Mr. MCHUGH.

H.R. 3062: Mr. RANGEL.

H.R. 3091: Mr. LOBIONDO, Mr. WISE, Mr. RAHALL, Mr. LEWIS of Kentucky, Mr. EVANS, Mr. KILDEE, Mr. HOLDEN, Mr. FRANK of Massachusetts, Mr. LUTHER, Ms. MCCARTHY of Missouri, Mr. HOLT, and Mrs. EMERSON.

H.R. 3100: Mr. COOK, Mr. UPTON, Mr. KUYKENDALL, Ms. BERKLEY, and Mr. CASTLE.

H.R. 313: Ms. BERKLEY, Mr. LIPINSKI, Ms. BALDWIN, and Mr. BAIRD.

H.R. 3138: Mr. HUTCHINSON.

H.R. 3144: Ms. NORTON, Mr. MARTINEZ, Mr. GEORGE MILLER of California, Mr. ROMEROBARCELÓ, and Mr. PAYNE.

H.R. 3159: Mr. PHELPS.

H.R. 3180: Mr. KING, Mr. GRAHAM, and Mr. OWENS.

H.R. 3185: Mr. WYNN.

H.R. 3197: Mr. DEFAZIO, Mr. FROST, Mr. GEJDENSON, Mr. MCNULTY, and Mr. DAVIS of Florida.

H.R. 3212: Mr. CUNNINGHAM and Mr. DUNCAN.

H. Con. Res. 51: Ms. CARSON.

H. Con. Res. 77: Mr. CUNNINGHAM, Mr. PAYNE, Mr. TURNER, Mrs. WILSON, and Mr. WYNN.

H. Con. Res. 89: Mr. MCCOLLUM.
H. Con. Res. 165: Mr. BEREUTER.

H. Con. Res. 177: Mr. NADLER, Mr. ABERCROMBIE, Mr. DOGGETT, Mr. FILNER, Mr. BARRETT of Wisconsin, Mr. FARR of California, Mr. VENTO, Mr. PALLONE, Mr. JACKSON of Illinois, Mr. SAWYER,

Mr. CROWLEY, Mr. SERRANO, Mr. LEVIN, and Mr. BLAGOJEVICH.

H. Con. Res. 186: Mr. NUSSLE.
H. Con. Res. 204: Ms. MCKINNEY.

H. Con. Res. 212: Mr. JONES of North Carolina, Mr. KASICH, Mr. THORNBERRY, Mr. SCARBOROUGH, Mr. BONILLA, and Mr. WATTS of Oklahoma.

H. Con. Res. 217: Mr. WEXLER.

H. Con. Res. 218: Mr. EHRLICH, Mr. MENENDEZ, and Mr. SABO.

H. Res. 238: Ms. DEGETTE, Mr. PAYNE, Mr. BISHOP, Mr. PAUL, and Mr. TANCREDO.

s127.2 APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL

The SPEAKER pro tempore, Mr. PEASE, announced he had examined and approved the Journal of the proceedings of Thursday, November 4, 1999.

Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal was approved. (127.3 COMMUNICATIONS

Executive and other communications, pursuant to clause 2, rule XIV, were referred as follows:

5193. A letter from the Acting Administrator, Department of Agriculture, transmitting the Department's final rule-Streamlining of Regulations for Real Estate and Chattel Appraisals (RIN: 0560-AF69) received November 3, 1999, pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 801(a)(1)(A); to the Committee on Agriculture.

5194. A letter from the Acting Administrator, Department of Agriculture, transmitting the Department's final rule-1999 Livestock Indemnity Program; 1998 Single-Year and Multi-Year Crop Loss Disaster Assistance Program (RIN: 0560-AF82) received November 3, 1999, pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 801(a)(1)(A); to the Committee Agriculture.

5195. A letter from the Congressional Review Coordinator, Department of Agriculture, transmitting the Department's final rule-Imported Fire Ants; Quarantined Areas and Treatment Dosage (Docket No. 99-078–1] received November 3, 1999, pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 801(a)(1)(A); to the Committee on Agriculture.

5196. A letter from the Congressional Review Coordinator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Department of Agriculture, transmitting the Department's final rule-Citrus Canker Regulations [Docket No.

on

99-080–1] received November 3, 1999, pursuant fense services sold commercially under a notification concerning the Department of to 5 U.S.C. 801(a)(1)(A); to the Committee on contract to Finland [Transmittal No. DTC the Army's Proposed Letter(s) of Offer and Agriculture.

101-99], pursuant to 22 U.S.C. 2776(c); to the Acceptance (LOA) to Republic of Korea for 5197. A letter from the Chief, Programs and Committee on International Relations.

defense articles and services (Transmittal Legislation Division, Office of Legislative 5207. A letter from the Assistant Secretary No. 00–21); to the Committee on InterLiaison, Department of Defense, transmit for Legislative Affairs, Department of State, national Relations. ting notification that the Commander of transmitting certification of a proposed 5219. A letter from the Executive Director, Cannon Air Force Base (AFB) New Mexico Manufacturing License Agreement with the Committee For Purchase From People Who has conducted a cost comparison to reduce Czech Republic and Canada [Transmittal No. Are Blind Or Severely Disabled, transmitting the cost of Military Family Housing Mainte DTC 107–99), pursuant to 22 U.S.C. 2776(d); to the Committee's final rule-Additions And nance, pursuant to 10 U.S.C. 2461; to the the Committee on International Relations. Deletions-received November 4, 1999, pursuCommittee on Armed Services.

5208. A letter from the Assistant Secretary

ant to 5 U.S.C. 801(a)(1)(A); to the Committee 5198. A letter from the Assistant Secretary for Legislative Affairs, Department of State,

on Government Reform. of Defense, transmitting the “Evaluation of transmitting certification of a proposed

5220. A letter from the Chairman, District the TRICARE Program FY 1999 Report to transfer of major defense equipment to the

of Columbia Financial Responsibility and Congress’’; to the Committee on Armed ServUnited Kingdom [Transmittal RSAT-2–99),

Management Assistance Authority, transices. pursuant to 22 U.S.C. 2776(d); to the Com

mitting the 1999 Annual Report; to the Com5199. A letter from the General Counsel, mittee on International Relations.

mittee on Government Reform. Federal Emergency Management Agency,

5209. A letter from the Assistant Secretary

5221. A letter from the Director Designee, transmitting the Agency's final rule—Susfor Legislative Affairs, Department of State,

Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, pension of Community Eligibility [Docket

transmitting certification of a proposed li-
cense for the export of defense articles or de-

transmitting the report on audit and invesNo. FEMA-7723] received November 3, 1999,

tigations provisions of the Inspector General pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 801(a)(1)(A); to the Comfense services sold commercially under a

Act, pursuant to 31 U.S.C. 3512(c)(3); to the mittee on Banking and Financial Services. contract to Israel [Transmittal No. DTC 106–

Committee on Government Reform. 5200. A letter from the Director, Regula

99], pursuant to 22 U.S.C. 2776(c); to the Com-
mittee on International Relations.

5222. A letter from the Office of the Indetions Policy and Management Staff, FDA, Department of Health and Human Services,

5210. A letter from the Assistant Secretary

pendent Counsel, transmitting the Annual transmitting the Department's final rulefor Legislative Affairs, Department of State,

Report on Audit and Investigative Activitransmitting certification of a proposed li

ties, pursuant to 5 U.S.C. app. (Insp. Gen. Food Labeling: Health Claims; Soy Protein and Coronary Heart Disease [Docket No. cense for the export of defense articles or de

Act) section 5(b); to the Committee on Gov

ernment Reform. 98P-0683] received November 3, 1999, pursuant

fense services sold commercially under a to 5 U.S.C. 801(a)(1)(A); to the Committee on contract to Turkey [Transmittal No. DTC

5223. A letter from the Chair, United States Commerce. 148–99], pursuant to 22 U.S.C. 2776(c); to the

Architectural and Transportation Barriers 5201. A letter from the Director, RegulaCommittee on International Relations.

Compliance Board, transmitting the report tions Policy and Management Staff, FDA,

5211. A letter from the Assistant Secretary in compliance with the Inspector General

Act and the Federal Managers' Financial InDepartment of Health and Human Services,

for Legislative Affairs, Department of State, transmitting the Department's final rule

tegrity Act, pursuant to 5 app.; to the Comtransmitting certification of a proposed Food Additives Permitted for Direct Addi

Manufacturing License Agreement with mittee on Government Reform.

Japan [Transmittal No. DTC 116-99], pursu 5224. A letter from the Deputy Assistant tion to Food for Human Consumption Polysorbate 60 [Docket No. 84F-0050] received Noant to 22 U.S.C. 2776(d); to the Committee on

Administrator, National Oceanic and AtmosInternational Relations.

pheric Administration, transmitting the Advember 4, 1999, pursuant to 5 U.S.C.

5212. A letter from the Assistant Secretary ministration's final rule- National Sea 801(a)(1)(A); to the Committee on Commerce.

for Legislative Affairs, Department of State, Grant College Program-National Marine 5202. A letter from the Associate Chief,

Fisheries Service Joint Graduate Fellowship Wireless Telecommunications Bureau, Fed

transmitting certification of a proposed

Manufacturing License Agreement with Programs in Population Dynamics and Maeral Communications Commission, transmit

United Kingdom [Transmittal No. DTC 144 rine Resource Economics ting the Commission's final rule-Inter

[Docket No. 99], pursuant to 22 U.S.C. 2776(c); to the Com 990810211–9211-01] (RIN: 0648-ZA69) received connection and Resale Obligations Per

mittee on International Relations. taining to Commercial Mobile Radio Serv

November 2, 1999, pursuant to 5 U.S.C.

5213. A letter from the Assistant Secretary 801(a)(1)(A); to the Committee on Resources. ices [CC Docket No. 94–54] Personal Commu

for Legislative Affairs, Department of State, nications Industry Assocaition's Broadband

transmitting certification of a proposed li (127.4 MESSAGE FROM THE SENATE Personal Communications Services Alli

cense for the export of defense articles or deance's Petition for Forebearance for fense services sold commercially under a

A message from the Senate by Ms. Broadband Personal Communications Servcontract to the United Arab Emirates

McDevitt, one of its clerks, announced ices Forbearance from Applying Provisions [Transmittal No. DTC 160–99), pursuant to 22 that the Senate had passed without of the Communications Act to Wireless Tele U.S.C. 2776(d); to the Committee on Inter amendment a bill of the House of the communications Carriers (WT Docket No. 98– national Relations.

following title: 100] Further Forbearance from Title II Regu 5214. A letter from the Assistant Secretary lation for Certain Types of Commercial Mo for Legislative Affairs, Department of State,

H.R. 3122. An Act to permit the enrollment

in the House of Representatives Child Care bile Radio Services [GN Docket No. 94–33] transmitting certification of a proposed liReceived November 2, 1999, pursuant to 5 cense for the export of defense articles or de

Center of children of Federal employees who U.S.C. 801(a)(1)(A); to the Committee on fense services sold commercially under a

are not employees of the legislative branch. Commerce.

contract to Brazil [Transmittal No. DTC 143– The message also announced that the 5203. A letter from the Director, Defense 99], pursuant to 22 U.S.C. 2776(c); to the Com Senate has passed bills of the following Cooperation Assistance Agency, transmit mittee on International Relations.

titles in which concurrence of the ting the Department of the Air Force's pro 5215. A letter from the Assistant Secretary

House is requested: posed lease of defense articles to Australia for Legislative Affairs, Department of State, (Transmittal No. 03–00), pursuant to 22 U.S.C. transmitting certification of a proposed li

S. 225. An Act to provide Federal housing 2796a(a); to the Committee on International cense for the export of defense articles or de

assistance to Native Hawaiians. Relations. fense services sold commercially under a

S. 438. An Act to provide for the settlement 5204. A letter from the Director, Defense contract to Japan [Transmittal No. DTC 135–

of the water rights claims of the Chippewa Security Cooperation Agency, transmitting 99], pursuant to 22 U.S.C. 2776(c); to the Com

Cree Tribe of the Rocky Boy's Reservation, notification concerning the Department of mittee on International Relations.

and for other purposes. the Navy's proposed Letter(s) of Offer and 5216. A letter from the Assistant Secretary

S. 720. An Act to promote the development Acceptance (LOA) to United Kingdom for de for Legislative Affairs, Department of State, of a government in the Federal Republic of fense articles and services (Transmittal No. transmitting certification of a proposed li Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro) based 00–18), pursuant to 22 U.S.C. 2776(b); to the cense for the export of defense articles or de on democratic principles and the rule of law, Committee on International Relations. fense services sold commercially under a

and that respects internationally recognized 5205. A letter from the Director, Defense contract to Israel [Transmittal No. DTC 159– human rights, to assist the victims of SerSecurity Cooperation Agency, transmitting 99], pursuant to 22 U.S.C. 2776(c); to the Com bian oppression, to apply measures against notification concerning the Department of mittee on International Relations.

the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, and for the Army's Proposed Letter(s) of Offer and 5217. A letter from the Assistant Secretary, other purposes. Acceptance (LOA) to the Netherlands for de Bureau of Export Administration, transmit S. 777. An Act to require the Department of fense articles and services (Transmittal No. ting the Administration's final rule-Exports Agriculture to establish an electronic filing 00–17), pursuant to 22 U.S.C. 2776(b); to the to Kosovo (Docket No. 990923261-9261-01] and retrieval system to enable the public to Committee on International Relations.

(RIN: 0694-AB99) received November 3, 1999, file all required paperwork electronically 5206. A letter from the Assistant Secretary pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 801(a)(1)(A); to the Com with the Department and to have access to for Legislative Affairs, Department of State, mittee on International Relations.

public information on farm programs, quartransmitting certification of a proposed li 5218. A letter from the Director, Defense terly trade, economic, and production recense for the export of defense articles or de Security Cooperation Agency, transmitting ports, and other similar information.

S. 1290. An Act to amend title 36 of the United States Code to establish the American Indian Education Foundation, and for other purposes.

S. 1455. An Act to enhance protections against fraud in the offering of financial assistance for college education, and for other purposes.

S. 1753. An Act to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide that an adopted alien who is less than 18 years of age may be considered a child under such act if adopted with or after a sibling who is a child under such act.

S. 1754. An Act to deny safe havens to international and war criminals, and for other purposes.

S. 1866. An Act to redesignate the Coastal Barrier Resources System as the “John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System".

The message also announced that the Senate agrees to the amendment of the House to the bill (S. 468) “An Act to improve the effectiveness and performance of Federal financial assistance programs, simplify Federal financial assistance application and reporting requirements, and improve the delivery of services to the public.”.

s127.5 PROVIDING FOR THE

CONSIDERATION OF H.R. 3196 Mr. DIAZ-BALART, by direction of the Committee on Rules, called up the following resolution (H. Res. 362):

Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order without intervention of any point of order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 3196) making appropriations for foreign operations, export financing, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes. The bill shall be considered as read for amendment. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and any amendment thereto to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations; (2) the amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution, if offered by Representative Young of Florida or his designee, which shall be in order without intervention of any point of order or demand for division of the question, shall be considered as read, and shall be separately debatable for the time specified in the report equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent; and (3) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

SEC. 2. House Resolution 359 is laid on the table.

When said resolution was considered.
After debate,

On motion of Mr. DIAZ-BALART, the previous question was ordered on the resolution to its adoption or rejection and under the operation thereof, the resolution was agreed to.

A motion to reconsider the vote whereby said resolution was agreed to was, by unanimous consent, laid on the table.

Pursuant to section 2 of House Resolution 362, House Resolution 359 was laid on the table.

for foreign operations, export financing, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes.

When said bill was considered and read twice.

After debate,

The following amendment was submitted by Mr. YOUNG of Florida:

On page 162, after line 25 insert the following: TITLE VI–INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATIONS BILATERAL ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE FUNDS APPROPRIATED TO THE PRESIDENT AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

INTERNATIONAL DISASTER ASSISTANCE For an additional amount for “International Disaster Assistance”, $27,000,000, to remain available until expended. URBAN AND ENVIRONMENTAL CREDIT PROGRAM

ACCOUNT For an additional amount for “Urban and Environmental Credit Program Account”, $1,500,000, to remain available until expended, for the cost, as defined in section 502 of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974, of guaranteed loans authorized by sections 221 and 222 of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961: Provided, That these funds are available to subsidize loan principal, 100 percent of which shall be guaranteed, pursuant to the authority of such sections: Provided further, That commitments to guarantee loans under this heading may be entered into notwithstanding the second and third sentences of section 222(a) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961. OPERATING EXPENSES OF THE AGENCY FOR

INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT For an additional amount for “Operating Expenses of the Agency for International Development', $25,000,000. OTHER BILATERAL ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE

ECONOMIC SUPPORT FUND For an additional amount for “Economic Support Fund” for assistance for Jordan and for the West Bank and Gaza, $450,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2002: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by the Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended: Provided further, That the entire amount provided shall be available only to the extent that an official budget request that includes designation of the entire amount as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended, is transmitted by the President to the Congress.

For an additional amount for “Economic Support Fund”, $168,500,000, to remain available until September 30, 2001. ASSISTANCE FOR THE INDEPENDENT STATES OF

THE FORMER SOVIET UNION For an additional amount for “Assistance for the Independent States of the Former Soviet Union”, $104,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2001.

INDEPENDENT AGENCY

PEACE CORPS For an additional amount for “Peace Corps”, $10,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2001.

DEPARTMENT OF STATE INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS CONTROL AND LAW

ENFORCEMENT For an additional amount for “International Narcotics Control and law Enforcement'', $20,000,000.

NONPROLIFERATION, ANTI-TERRORISM,

DEMINING AND RELATED PROGRAMS
For
an

additional amount for “Nonproliferation, Anti-Terrorism, Demining and Related Programs", $35,000,000.

DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

DEBT RESTRUCTURING For an additional amount for “Debt Restructuring", $90,00,000, to remain available until expended. UNITED STATES COMMUNITY ADJUSTMENT AND

INVESTMENT PROGRAM For the United States Community Adjustment and Investment Program authorized by section 543 of the North American Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act, $10,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2001: Provided, That the Secretary may transfer such funds to the North American Development Bank and/or to one or more Federal agencies for the purpose of enabling the Bank or such Federal agencies to assist in carrying out the program by providing technical assistance, grants, loans, loan guarantees, and other financial subsidies endorsed by the interagency finance committee established by section 7 of Executive Order 12916: Provided further, That no portion of such funds may be transferred to the Bank unless the Secretary shall have first entered into an agreement with the Bank that provides that any such funds may not be used for the Bank's administrative expenses: Provided further, That any funds transferred to the Bank under this head will be in addition to the 10 percent of the paidin capital paid to the Bank by the United States referred to in section 543 of the Act: Provided further, That any funds transferred to any Federal agency under this head will be in addition to amounts otherwise provided to such agency: Provided further, That any funds transferred to an agency under this head shall be subject to the same terms and conditions as the account to which transferred.

MILITARY ASSISTANCE
FUNDS APPROPRIATED TO THE PRESIDENT

FOREIGN MILITARY FINANCING PROGRAM For an additional amount for “Foreign Military Financing Program”, $1,375,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2002, of which $1,200,000,000 shall be for grants only for Israel, $25,000,000 shall be for grants only for Egypt, and $150,000,000 shall be for grants only for Jordan: Provided, That funds appropriated under this heading shall be nonrepayable notwithstanding section 23 of the Arms Export Control Act: Provided further, That funds appropriated under this heading shall be expended at the minimum rate necessary to make timely payment for defense articles and services: Provided further, That to the extent that the Government of Israel requests that funds be used for such purposes, grants made available for Israel by this paragraph shall, as agreed by Israel and the United States, be available for advanced weapons systems, of which not to exceed 26.3 percent shall be available for the procurement in Israel of defense articles and defense services, including research and development: Provided, That the entire amount is designated by the Congress as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended: Provided further, That the entire amount provided shall be available only to the extent that an official budget request that includes designation of the entire amount as an emergency requirement pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended, is transmitted by the President to the Congress.

(127.6 FOREIGN OPERATIONS

APPROPRIATIONS Mr. YOUNG of Florida, pursuant to House Resolution of 362, called up the bill (H.R. 3196) making appropriations

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