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H.R.4745: Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015

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Sponsor Tom Latham, R-Iowa
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced May 27, 2014
Latest Major Action June 12, 2014
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Bill Summary

Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 - Title I: Department of Transportation - Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2015 - Makes appropriations for FY2015 to the Department of Transportation (DOT), including: (1) the Office of the Secretary, (2) the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), (3) the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), (4) the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), (5) the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), (6) the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), (7) the Federal Transit Administration (FTA), (8) the Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation, (9) the Maritime Administration, (10) the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), (11) the Office of Inspector General, and (12) the Surface Transportation Board (STB).

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Bill Actions

Date Description
June 12, 2014 Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 430.
June 10, 2014 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
June 10, 2014

On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 229 - 192 (Roll no. 297).

June 10, 2014

On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by recorded vote: 195 - 227 (Roll no. 296).

June 10, 2014 The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection. (consideration: CR H5238)
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to increase funds for The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's vehicle safety enforcement programs by $5,000,000 and decrease funds for the Federal Transit Administration's administrative expenses by the same amount.
June 10, 2014 Ms. Esty moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Appropriations. (consideration: CR H5237-5239; text: CR H5237)
June 10, 2014 The House adopted the amendments en gross as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
June 10, 2014 The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
June 10, 2014 The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 4745.
June 10, 2014 On motion to rise and report Agreed to by voice vote.
June 10, 2014 Mr. Latham moved for the Committee of the Whole to rise and report.
June 10, 2014 UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that, pursuant to clause 6 of Rule XVIII, the unfinished business was the question of adoption of amendments which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Engel amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Sessions amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Sessions demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Sessions amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Bass amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Gingrey amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the DeLauro amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Gingrey amendment No. 29 under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Conyers amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Gingrey amendment No. 28 under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Ellison amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Yoho amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Titus amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Cassidy amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
June 10, 2014 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Schiff amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Schiff demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Schiff amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order. Subsequently, the reservation was withdrawn.
June 10, 2014 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Gosar amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Gosar demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Gosar amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Grayson amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Higgins amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Schock amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Schock demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Schock amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Grijalva amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Garamendi amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
June 10, 2014 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Blackburn amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mrs. Blackburn demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Blackburn amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Denham amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Denham demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Denham amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Royce amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 10, 2014 The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
June 10, 2014 Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5212-5239)
June 10, 2014 Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 4745 as unfinished business.
June 10, 2014 On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
June 10, 2014 Mr. Latham moved that the committee rise.
June 10, 2014 ANNOUNCEMENT - Majority Leader Cantor was recognized to announce to the House that a unanimous consent request to re-vote the motion to suspend the rules and pass H.R. 4810 would be forthcoming.
June 10, 2014 Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5203-5211)
June 9, 2014 Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 4745 as unfinished business.
June 9, 2014 On motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
June 9, 2014 Mr. Latham moved that the Committee rise.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Grayson amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Grayson amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Garamendi amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
June 9, 2014 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Fleming amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Fleming demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Fleming amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Gosar amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Gosar amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Gosar demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Garamendi amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the DeSantis amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Lowenthal amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Jackson Lee amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the DeFazio amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Daines amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Cartwright demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Daines amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Norton amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 PROCEEDINGS POSTPONED - At the conclusion of debate on the Hartzler amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Hartzler demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Hartzler amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Burgess amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Waters amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Broun (GA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Broun (GA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Broun (GA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Himes amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Grayson (FL) amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Lee (CA) amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Jackson Lee amendment under the five-minute rule pending reservation of a point of order.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Conyers amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Duffy amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Capito amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mrs. Capito demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Capito amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Nadler amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Nadler demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Nadler amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Gohmert amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Gohmert demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Gohmert amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 VACATING DEMAND FOR RECORDED VOTE - Mr. Poe (TX) asked unanimous consent to withdraw his request for a recorded vote on his amendment to the end that the amendment stand rejected by the earlier voice vote. Agreed to without objection.
June 9, 2014 UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question on adoption of amendments which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
June 9, 2014 The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
June 9, 2014 Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5149-5184)
June 9, 2014 On motion that the Committee now rise Agreed to by voice vote.
June 9, 2014 Mr. Latham moved that the Committee now rise.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Nadler amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
June 9, 2014 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Chabot amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Chabot demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Chabot amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Poe (TX) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Poe (TX) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Poe (TX) amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Griffin amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Butterfield amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Duffy amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Walberg amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Farenthold amendment under the five-minute rule.
June 9, 2014 DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Meehan amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
June 9, 2014 GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 4745.
June 9, 2014 The Speaker designated the Honorable George Holding to act as Chairman of the Committee.
June 9, 2014 House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 604 and Rule XVIII.
June 9, 2014 All points of order against consideration of the bills are waived. General debate shall not exceed one hour, after debate the bills shall be considered for amendment under the five-minute rule. In lieu of the amendment in the nature of a substitute for H.R. 4681, an amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in Rules Committee Print 113-45 shall be considered as an original bill. No amendment to the amendment in the nature of a substitute shall be made in order except those printed in the report.
June 9, 2014 Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 604. (consideration: CR H5077-5106; text of Title I as reported in House: CR H5088, H5089-5090, H5091-5093, H5094-5095, H5096-5097, H5098, H5100-5102; text of Title II as reported in House: CR H5102-5104, H5150, H5154, H5156-5157, H5158, H5160, H5161-5162, H5163, H5164, H5165-5168, H5169; text of Title III as reported in House: CR H5169, H5170; text of Title IV as reported in House: CR H5170-5171)
May 29, 2014 Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 604 Reported to House. All points of order against consideration of the bills are waived. General debate shall not exceed one hour, after debate the bills shall be considered for amendment under the five-minute rule. In lieu of the amendment in the nature of a substitute for H.R. 4681, an amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in Rules Committee Print 113-45 shall be considered as an original bill. No amendment to the amendment in the nature of a substitute shall be made in order except those printed in the report.
May 27, 2014 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 344.
May 27, 2014 The House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 113-464, by Mr. Latham.