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House Proceeding 07-08-09 on Jul 8th, 2009 :: 0:54:30 to 0:57:45
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Rosa L. DeLauro

0:54:28 to 0:54:48( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: be subject to demand of the question. amendment print nd print b, c, d and e. the clerk: the following sums are appropriated for fiscal years 2010, namely the chair: for what purpose does gentlelady from connecticut rise?

Rosa L. DeLauro

0:54:30 to 0:57:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Rosa L. DeLauro

Rosa L. DeLauro

0:54:49 to 0:55:09( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: ms. delauro: i have an amendment. the clerk: part a amendment number one printed in house report offered by ms. delauro of connecticut. the chair: pursuant to house resolution 609, the gentlelady from connecticut and a member op owe owesed each will control five minutes. ms. delauro: this is a good

Rosa L. DeLauro

0:55:10 to 0:55:30( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: amendment and contains several provisions. first it properties the tobacco fees authorizein the recent tobacco bill to start up the new tobacco control program as authorized under the family smoking prevention and tobacco control act. the amendment also provides increases of $2 million for the agricultural research service and $3 million for the national

Rosa L. DeLauro

0:55:31 to 0:55:51( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: institutes of food and agriculture. increases funding for the office of inspector general and raises the funding level for the higher ucation multicultural scholars program to $1.5 million, $2 million for methamphetamine inhibitor grant authorized in the farm bill and first class

Rosa L. DeLauro

0:55:52 to 0:56:13( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: travel by employees funded in the bill if it violates existing rules. the increases are fully offset by small reductions through administrative programs. it is a noncontroversial amendment and i urge my amendment and i reserve. the chair: the gentlelady reserves. the gentleman from georgia. mr. kingston: i rise in opposition of the amendment and

Rosa L. DeLauro

0:56:14 to 0:56:37( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: yield myself consume. the chair:he gentleman is recognized for five minutes. mr. kingston: and my opposition of this amendment has nothing to do with the agriculture committee as much as it does the rules committee because there are so many amendments that the rules committee did not allow by the minority that -- and the reason that the rules committee said they did not allow them is

Rosa L. DeLauro

0:56:38 to 0:56:58( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: because they were authorizing on an appropriation bill, well this is authorizing on an appropriations bill. while there is a good reason for it, it still is inconsistent with what the rules committee has been tling us the last 24 hours. so we'll ask for a recorded vote on this. and with that, i yield back the balance of my time.

Rosa L. DeLauro

0:56:59 to 0:57:20( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: the chair: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. the gentlelady from connecticut. ms. delauro: i would just indicate that the rules committee did make the amendment in order. and as i say, it's a

Rosa L. DeLauro

0:57:21 to 0:57:42( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: the chair: the gentlelady yield back? the gentlelady yields back. all time has expired on the amendment by the gentlelady from connecticut. those in favor say aye. those opposed, no. in the opinion of the chair, the nos -- mr. kingston: i ask for a recorded vote. the chair: pursuant to clause 6, rule 18, further proceedings on the amendment offered by the

Rosa L. DeLauro

0:57:43 to 0:57:45( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: gentlelady from connecticut will be postponed.

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