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House Proceeding 05-19-08 on May 19th, 2008 :: 2:58:19 to 3:02:55
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Thomas E. Petri

2:56:28 to 2:58:19( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Thomas E. Petri

Thomas E. Petri

2:58:02 to 2:58:19( Edit History Discussion )

Thomas E. Petri: side for its work on this bill. i appreciate you, mr. issarks and all you've done on this committee and particularly your staff. you've been very helpful. i also want to go on record in support

Mazie Hirono

2:58:19 to 2:58:37( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: of your comments that this is not new equipment just sitting in a warehouse unused, it's equipment that has outused its lifetime here on capitol hill and other places but certainly can be used

Mazie Hirono

2:58:19 to 3:02:55( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Mazie Hirono

Mazie Hirono

2:58:37 to 2:58:51( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: by smaller communities. so i want to associate myself with our remarks. thank you very much, i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. the gentlewoman from california.

Mazie Hirono

2:58:51 to 2:59:09( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: ms. watson: mr. speaker, the distinguished gentleman and judge, mr. g.k. butterfield, please have that corrected. and sorry. and i want to thank the sponsor, mr. butterfield for his work

Mazie Hirono

2:59:09 to 2:59:20( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: on the bill as well as the various members that help to move this bill forward. we also got helpful input from the committee on science and technology. chairman waxman and chairman garden

Mazie Hirono

2:59:20 to 2:59:40( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: exchanged letters regarding committee jurisdiction and i ask that these letters be included in the congressional record. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, so ordered. ms. watson:

Mazie Hirono

2:59:40 to 2:59:55( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: mr. speaker, the bottom line is that the federal government spends a lot of money on computers and we owe it to our taxpayers to get as much use out of them as we can. h.r. 752 will help us do

Mazie Hirono

2:59:55 to 3:00:11( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: just that. and as you just heard, from the sponsor, that these are pieces of equipment that no longer are being used, but they certainly have great use system of i support thiseasure and

Mazie Hirono

3:00:11 to 3:00:24( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: urge my colleagues to do the same. i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman reserves. the gentleman from california. mr. issa: i have no further speakers

Mazie Hirono

3:00:24 to 3:00:36( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: and continue to reserve. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from california. ms. watson: i have no speakers, i reserve the balance of my time. mr. issa: i yield back the balance of my

Mazie Hirono

3:00:36 to 3:00:50( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. the gentlewoman from california. ms. watson: i yield back the balance of my toim. the speaker pro tempore: the question is will the

Mazie Hirono

3:00:50 to 3:01:06( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: house suspend the rules and pass h.r. 752 as amended. those in favor say aye. those opposed, no. in the poven the chair, 22/3 being in the affirmative, the rules are suspended, the bill

Mazie Hirono

3:01:06 to 3:01:28( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: is passed. the gentleman from california. mr. issa: i object to the vote on the grounds that a quorum is not present and poirds. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to clause eight of rule 20

Mazie Hirono

3:01:28 to 3:01:43( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: and the chair's prior announcement, fourth proceedings on this motion will be postponed. the point of no quorum is withdrawn. the gentlewoman from california. ms. watson: mr. speaker, i move

Mazie Hirono

3:01:43 to 3:01:59( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: that the house suspend the rules and pass the bill, h.r. 5787, as amended. the speaker pro tempore: the clerk will report the title of the bill. the clerk: h.r. 5787. a bill to amend title 0,

Mazie Hirono

3:01:59 to 3:02:18( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: united states code, to enhance authorities with regard to real property that has yet to be reported excess and for other purposes. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant of the rule, the gentlewoman

Mazie Hirono

3:02:18 to 3:02:36( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: from california, ms. watson, and the gentleman from cal ifornia, mr. issa, each will control 20 minutes. the chair recognizes the gentlewoman from california. ms. watson: mr. speaker, i ask

Mazie Hirono

3:02:36 to 3:02:55( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: animous consent that all members may have five legislative days in which to revise and extend their remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, so ordered. ms. watson: mr. speaker, i yield

Thomas E. Petri

3:02:55 to 3:03:14( Edit History Discussion )

Thomas E. Petri: myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman is recognized. ms. watson: i stand in support of h.r. 5787, the federal real property disposal enhancement act,

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