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House Proceeding 07-14-09 on Jul 14th, 2009 :: 0:49:40 to 0:52:30
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Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:49:37 to 0:49:57( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: themselves and their family, positive solutions do exist. the american people want us as a congress to embrace those positive solutions. and i urge, i urge the congress to act in this positive way. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. the gentlewoman from guam. ms. bordallo: mr. speaker, i have no additional requests for time and would inquire of the minority whether they have any

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:49:40 to 0:52:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Madeleine Z. Bordallo

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:49:58 to 0:50:20( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: additional speakers. mr. brown: no more speakers. ms. bordallo: mr. speaker, i again urge members to support this bill and i yield back the balance mr. brown: i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from south carolina yields back, the gentlewoman from guam yields back. all time has expired. the question is, will the house suspend the rules and pass h.r.

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:50:21 to 0:50:41( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: 2188 as amended. those in favor say aye. those opposed, no. 2/3 of those voting having responded in the affirmative, the rules are suspended and the bill is -- the gentleman from georgia. mr. broun: i request the yeas and nays. the speaker pro tempore: the yeas and nays are requested. all those in favor of taking

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:50:42 to 0:51:02( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: this vote by the yeas and nays will rise and remain standing until counted. a sufficient number having arisen, the yeas and nays are ordered. pursuant to clause 8 of rule 20 and the chair's prior announcement, further proceedings on this motion will be postponed. for what purpose does the gentlewoman from g ms. bordallo: mr. speaker, i pass h.r. 129 as amended. the speaker pro tempore: the

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:51:03 to 0:51:23( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: clerk will report the title of the bill. the clerk: union calendar number 104, h.r. 129, a bill to authorize the conveyance of certain national lands in the los padres national forest in california. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to the rule, the gentlewoman from guam, ms. bordallo, an south carolina, mr. brown, will

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:51:24 to 0:51:44( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: each control 20 minutes. the chair recognizes the gentlewoman from guam. ms. bordallo: mr. speaker, i ask unanimous consent that all members may have five legislative days in which to revise and extend their remarks and include extraneous material on the bill under consideration. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. ms. bordallo: mr. speaker, h.r. 129 was introduced by our

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:51:45 to 0:52:06( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: colleague from california, representative gallegly. the bill would authorize the forest service to sell five acres of land within the los padres national forest to resolve an encroachment issue. a portion of a small business owned by the white lotus foundation sits on five acres of

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:52:07 to 0:52:28( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: the national forest. the five acres in question are separated from the majority of the forest by a road. the foundation was unaware of the encroachment when it purchased the land. so under the terms of the legislation, the white lotus foundation will be responsible for all the costs associated with the conveyance, including

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:52:29 to 0:52:30( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: any necessary reviews under the

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