[Congressional Record Index (1999)]
[From the U.S. Government Publishing Office, www.gpo.gov]



STATES  related term(s) Federal Aid Programs
  Addresses
      Sprawling of America--Federal Policy Is Part of the Problem, Can 
        It Be Part of the Solution? Richard Moe, National Trust for 
        Historic Preservation, E318 [2MR]
  Amendments
      Alcoholic beverages: enforcement of State, territory, or 
        possession laws in Federal court relative to interstate 
        transportation of liquor (H.R. 2031), H6844 [2AU], H6868, 
        H6870, H6873, H6874, H6875, H6881, H6883, H6887 [3AU]
      Children and youth: State funding to assist the transition of 
        children from foster care to independent adults (H.R. 1802), 
        S15133, S15201 [19NO], H4979, H4985, H4986 [25JN]
      Chippewa Cree Tribe: final settlement of water rights claims (S. 
        438), S13986 [4NO]
      Courts: apply principles of Federal diversity jurisdiction to 
        interstate class actions (H.R. 1875), H8469, H8470 [21SE], 
        H8576, H8577, H8578, H8584, H8585, H8588 [23SE]
      ------reporting requirements for eavesdropping and surveillance 
        activities of Federal and State law enforcement agencies (S. 
        1769), S14222 [5NO], H12883 [18NO]
      Crime: national policy to control juvenile crime and violence 
        (S. 254), S5058, S5059, S5060, S5061, S5065, S5071 [11MY], 
        S5124, S5136, S5141, S5146, S5152, S5171, S5173, S5175, S5177, 
        S5178, S5180 [12MY], S5215, S5221, S5226, S5237, S5253, S5307, 
        S5308, S5309, S5313, S5314, S5315 [13MY], S5330, S5335, S5342, 
        S5345, S5346, S5382, S5383, S5388 [14MY], S5398, S5400, S5410, 
        S5414, S5427, S5428, S5431, S5432 [17MY], S5473 [18MY], S5559, 
        S5574, S5578, S5583, S5606, S5608, S5628 [19MY], S5633, S5691, 
        S5695, S5700, S5765, S5766, S5767 [20MY]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), S9209, S9210, S9237, S9300 [26JY], 
        H4223, H4224 [14JN], H4343 [15JN], H4376, H4377, H4378, H4379, 
        H4380, H4381, H4395, H4399, H4414, H4421, H4422, H4425, H4426, 
        H4427, H4428, H4429, H4433, H4434, H4435, H4436, H4437, H4439, 
        H4442, H4445, H4448, H4451, H4457, H4461, H4466 [16JN], H4476, 
        H4486, H4487, H4488, H4490, H4491, H4500, H4520, H4521, H4523, 
        H4533, H4536, H4537, H4539, H4544, H4555 [17JN]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), consideration (H. Res. 209), H4352 
        [16JN]
      District of Columbia: establish program to allow high school 
        graduates to pay in-State tuition rates at State colleges and 
        universities (H.R. 974), S12844, S12851, S12853 [19OC], H11170 
        [1NO]
      Ecology and environment: assist States and local governments in 
        assessing and remediating brownfield sites and increase 
        fairness in litigation (S. 1105), S7263 [18JN]
      Education: assist local educational agencies in enabling 
        students to meet academic achievement standards (H.R. 2300), 
        H10708, H10710 [21OC]
      ------spending of a greater percentage of Federal tax dollars on 
        children's classrooms (H.R. 2), H10174, H10176, H10178 [18OC], 
        H10340, H10349, H10350, H10351, H10353, H10354, H10355, 
        H10356, H10361, H10362, H10363, H10364, H10365, H10366, 
        H10367, H10368, H10369, H10370 [19OC], H10474, H10483, H10495, 
        H10612, H10614 [20OC], H10621, H10629, H10635, H10636, H10640, 
        H10641, H10647 [21OC]
      Education Flexibility Partnership Demonstration Act: allow State 
        participation in activities (H.R. 800), S2569 [11MR], H1014 
        [4MR], H1070, H1071, H1072, H1073, H1074 [9MR], H1098, H1100, 
        H1101, H1114, H1131, H1132 [10MR], H1176 [11MR]
      ------allow State participation in activities (H.R. 800), 
        consideration (H. Res. 100), H1086 [10MR]
      ------allow State participation in activities (S. 280), S2177, 
        S2197, S2201, S2225, S2227 [3MR], S2242, S2249, S2258, S2265, 
        S2337, S2339 [4MR], S2355, S2371, S2372, S2373, S2374, S2375 
        [5MR], S2394, S2395, S2408, S2409, S2421, S2422, S2423, S2424 
        [8MR], S2481, S2485, S2489, S2490, S2498, S2522, S2523, S2526, 
        S2527, S2528 [10MR]
      ERISA: preempt State law in certain cases relative to certain 
        church plans (S. 1309), S14889, S15123 [19NO]
      Government: improve Federal financial assistance programs (H.R. 
        409), H718 [23FE], H753, H755, H756 [24FE]
      ------improve Federal financial assistance programs (S. 468), 
        S14013 [4NO]
      Hurricanes: disaster assistance to Atlantic Coast States (S. 
        Res. 188), S11808, S11818 [1OC]
      Monuments and memorials: require public participation in 
        designation of any national monument (H.R. 1487), H8643, H8644 
        [24SE]
      Public lands: restore stability to payments made to States and 
        counties containing certain Federal lands used for the benefit 
        of public schools and roads (H.R. 2389), H11196 [1NO], H11404, 
        H11409 [3NO]
      Real property: preserve Federal sovereignty of certain public 
        lands and preserve certain State and private property rights 
        (H.R. 883), H3172 [13MY], H3393 [19MY], H3416, H3417, H3419, 
        H3420 [20MY]
      ------preserve Federal sovereignty of certain public lands and 
        preserve certain State and private property rights (H.R. 883), 
        consideration (H. Res. 180), H3399 [20MY]
      Social Security: expand health care coverage for working, 
        disabled individuals and establish a Ticket to Work and Self-
        Sufficiency Program to provide work opportunities for such 
        individuals (S. 331), S7044, S7139 [16JN]
      Sports: reform unfair and anticompetitive practices in 
        professional boxing (S. 305), S9415, S9416, S9446, S9447 
        [27JY]
      Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: 
        promote State flexibility and accountability, support youth 
        prevention and treatment programs, and respond to incidents of 
        teen violence (S. 976), S13815, S13855 [3NO]
      Taxation: treatment of Internet and interactive computer service 
        commerce (S. 442), H4972 [25JN]
  Analyses
      Child Custody Protection Act (S. 661), S2943 [18MR]
      Competition in Electric Power Industry (S. 1047), S5290-S5292 
        [13MY]
      Competition in Electric Power Industry (S. 1048), S5292 [13MY]
      Drug Testing and Treatment for Welfare Recipients Act (S. 906), 
        S4369 [28AP]
      Estuary Habitat Restoration Partnership Act (S. 835), S3918 
        [20AP]
      Forest Resources for the Environment and the Economy Act (S. 
        1457), S9745-S9747 [29JY]
      Housing Preservation Matching Grant Act (H.R. 425), E88 [20JA]
      Indian Gaming Regulatory Act Amendments (S. 339), S1150 [3FE]
      Measures To Encourage Results in Teaching (MERIT) Act (S. 1649), 
        S11568 [28SE]
      Upper Delaware River Scenic and Recreational River Mongaup 
        Visitor Center Act (S. 1366), S8509 [14JY]
      Victim Restitution Enforcement Act (S. 145), S569 [19JA]
  Appointments
      Conferees: H.R. 800, Education Flexibility Partnership Act, 
        S2977 [18MR], H1567 [23MR]
      ------H.R. 1180, Work Incentives Improvement Act, S12961 [21OC], 
        H11122 [28OC]
      ------H.R. 1501, Juvenile Justice Reform Act, H6725 [30JY]
  Articles and editorials
      Abandoning Schools, S11594 [29SE]
      Alabama Rejects the Plan for a Lottery, H9958 [13OC]
      Bang, You're Dead, S5196 [13MY]
      Bankruptcy Bill Needs Work, S14488 [10NO]
      Bill Offers States Leeway on Education, H4901 [24JN]
      California Sesquicentennial, E2136 [19OC]
      Ceremonies To Mark Battle of San Jacinto, H2238 [21AP]
      Clinton's School Plan Is a Good Start, Let's Go Further, H10646 
        [21OC]
      Congress Is On the Right Track in Acting To Reform Bankruptcy 
        Law, S14489 [10NO]
      Cost, Not Safety, Imperils Nuclear Power, S3675 [14AP]
      Courts Thwart the EPA's Power Grab, E1015 [19MY]
      Deinstitutionalization Hasn't Worked, S8296 [12JY]
      End the Payoff, S12182 [7OC]
      Federal Gun Cases Decrease--Decline in Michigan Greater Than 
        U.S., S6280 [27MY]
      Federal Lag, State Reform, S12757 [18OC]
      First in Damage to Constitutional Liberties, S608 [19JA]
      Flood Relief for Unions, S12181 [7OC]
      Fostering Life Skills, S13114 [26OC]
      Four Corners Visitors Center--And Beyond, S431 [19JA]
      Gambling Contributions--Gambling Interests Have Donated 
        Generously to Ridge, Legislative Leaders, H1251 [11MR]
      GOP Chiefs Sour on Milk Reform--White House, Wisconsin's Kohl 
        Balk at Lott-Hastert Agreement, H12754 [18NO]
      Grass-Roots Message on Reform, S12757 [18OC]
      Gunning for Hollywood, S5196 [13MY]
      Homestead Protection Popular, Not Populist, S14488 [10NO]
      Hurricane Davis-Bacon, S12179 [7OC]
      Hyde Floats Compromise Proposal on New Gun Controls, H8524 
        [22SE]
      It's Not Greed, but Desperation, E529 [23MR]
      Loitering on the Dark Side--Columbine High Killers Fed on a 
        Culture of Violence That Isn't About To Change, S5196 [13MY]
      Lott Has a Cow, H12754 [18NO]
      Medical Coverage for All--The Ultimate Congressional Odd Couple 
        Weighs In, E1405 [25JN]
      Milk and Money, S12225 [7OC]
      National Report--Prisons Brim With Mentally Ill, S8296 [12JY]
      New Way To Save for College, S1369 [8FE]
      Officer Finds Work on Her Day Off, E11 [6JA]
      150th Anniversaries Celebrate Heritage, Spur Optimistic 
        Discussions of Future, E898 [6MY]
      Pfiesteria Found in 5 Md. Rivers--Presence Widespread in Rivers, 
        Streams but Not Always Harmful, S2102 [2MR]
      Protecting Rich Bankrupts, S14488 [10NO]
      San Jacinto--A Day To Remember Great, Unvarnished History of 
        Texas, H2238 [21AP]
      Senator McConnell's Litigation Fairness Act Would Help End 
        `Taxation Through Litigation', S7529 [23JN]
      Speedy Ruling Sought for Ayers Issue Affecting USM-Gulf Coast, 
        E497 [18MR]
      State Blames Xantus Chief for Insolvency, E2006 [1OC]
      Students Weak in Essay Skills, S11613 [29SE]
      Swift Vote Dooms Bid for Ballot Question, H1251 [11MR]
      Taxing Web Wallets, S7370 [21JN]
      Television and Violence--The Scale of the Problem and Where To 
        Go From Here, S5200-S5203 [13MY]
      Threat to Impoverished Schools, H1151 [10MR]
      U.S. Chamber Endorses McConnell Bill To Stop Governments From 
        Undermining Business Legal Defenses, S7529 [23JN]
      Washington Versus School Reform, H10642-H10646 [21OC]
      Watch and Learn, S5197-S5199 [13MY]
      Wrecked Cars, on the Road Again--Repaired U.S. Test Vehicles 
        Pose Safety Problems for Unsuspecting Owners, S929 [22JA]
  Bills and resolutions
      Abortion: provide grants for State programs to provide pregnant 
        women with alternatives to abortion (see S. 1605), S11130 
        [21SE] (see H.R. 2901), H8468 [21SE]
      Agriculture: establish a pilot program in certain States to 
        provide improved crop insurance options for producers (see S. 
        357), S1144 [3FE]
      ------permit States to purchase certain pesticides sold in 
        Canada (see S. 394), S1391 [9FE] (see S. 1229), S7127 [16JN]
      Air pollution: application of California State regulations 
        relative to reformulated gasoline in certain areas (see S. 
        266), S750 [20JA] (see H.R. 11), H224 [6JA] (see H.R. 1395), 
        H1971 [13AP]
      Airports: participation in approval process of airport 
        development projects in neighboring States (see H.R. 268), 
        H241 [7JA]
      Alaska: complete the orderly withdrawal of NOAA from the civil 
        administration of the Pribilof Islands (see H.R. 3417), H12225 
        [17NO]
      ------State jurisdiction over small hydroelectric projects (see 
        S. 422), S1439 [11FE]
      Alcoholic beverages: enforcement of State, territory, or 
        possession laws in Federal court relative to interstate 
        transportation of liquor (see H.R. 2031), H3857 [8JN] (see 
        H.R. 2094), H4022 [9JN]
      ------enforcement of State, territory, or possession laws in 
        Federal court relative to interstate transportation of liquor 
        (H.R. 2031), consideration (see H. Res. 272), H6842 [2AU]
      ------enforcement of State laws in Federal court relative to 
        interstate transportation of liquor (see S. 577), S2503 [10MR]
      ------prohibit the direct shipment of alcohol to minors (see 
        H.R. 2161), H4127 [10JN]
      Arizona: protect permanent trust funds from erosion due to 
        inflation and modify the basis on which distributions are made 
        from those funds (see S. 415), S1438 [11FE] (see H.R. 747), 
        H643 [11FE]
      Aviation: remove air carrier departure and destination 
        restrictions on Dallas Love Field Airport (see H.R. 737), H643 
        [11FE]
      Bankruptcy: limit the value of real and personal property that 
        debtors may exempt under State and local law (see S. 586), 
        S2575 [11MR] (see H.R. 1282), H1799 [25MR]
      Birds: prohibit interstate movement of live birds, for the 
        purpose of fighting, to States in which animal fighting is 
        lawful (see S. 345), S1144 [3FE] (see H.R. 1275), H1696 [24MR]
      Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor: authorizing 
        appropriations (see H.R. 1415), H2053 [14AP]
      Border Smog Reduction Act: reimburse States for implementation 
        costs (see H.R. 1755), H2997 [11MY]
      Bounty hunters: establish civil and criminal liability for 
        bounty hunters and their employers and encourage State 
        regulation of industry (see S. 1083), S5586 [19MY] (see H.R. 
        2964), H8966 [28SE]
      Budget: assist CBO with scoring of State and local mandates (see 
        H.R. 3257), H11702 [8NO]
      Bureau of Reclamation: convey Lower Yellowstone Irrigation 
        Project, Savage Unit of the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program, 
        and Intake Irrigation Project to local control (see S. 1659), 
        S11640 [29SE] (see H.R. 2974), H9021 [29SE]
      Census: use of sampling to determine populations in States for 
        purposes of congressional redistricting (see S. 355), S1144 
        [3FE] (see H.R. 548), H418 [3FE]
      Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: surveillance and 
        research of autism and related developmental diseases to 
        implement effective treatment and prevention strategies (see 
        H.R. 274), H241 [7JA]
      Charities: ensure that religious organizations are considered 
        equally with other private groups to provide assistance under 
        certain Government programs (see S. 1113), S5953 [25MY]
      ------reform tax treatment of certain anti-poverty contributions 
        and distributions from individual retirement accounts, and 
        prohibit religious discrimination in the allocation of 
        Government assistance funds (see S. 997), S5036 [11MY] (see 
        H.R. 1607), H2469 [28AP]
      Children and youth: assist State and local prosecutors, and law 
        enforcement agencies, with implementation of juvenile justice 
        witness assistance programs (see H.R. 3132), H10724 [21OC]
      ------improve data collection and evaluation of children's 
        health coverage under the State Children's Health Insurance 
        Program and Medicaid (see S. 206), S343 [19JA] (see H.R. 
        1545), H2299 [22AP]
      ------improve health of children (see S. 592), S2575 [11MR] (see 
        H.R. 1085), H1257 [11MR]
      ------meet mental health and substance abuse treatment needs of 
        incarcerated children and youth (see S. 464, 465), S1926 
        [24FE] (see H.R. 837), H794 [24FE]
      ------provide State grants to improve child care (see H.R. 
        2175), H4128 [10JN]
      ------provide States with funding to support early childhood 
        development programs (see S. 749), S3440 [25MR] (see S. 1068), 
        S5484 [18MY] (see S. 1154), S6285 [27MY]
      ------require lead poisoning screening for enrollees in certain 
        Federal programs (see S. 1120), S5954 [25MY] (see H.R. 1996), 
        H3710 [27MY]
      ------State funding to assist the transition of children from 
        foster care to independent adults (see S. 1327), S8084 [1JY] 
        (see H.R. 1802), H3170 [13MY] (see H.R. 3443), H12791 [18NO]
      ------State funding to assist the transition of children from 
        foster care to independent adults (H.R. 1802), consideration 
        (see H. Res. 221), H4910 [24JN]
      Chippewa Cree Tribe: final settlement of water rights claims 
        (see S. 438), S1727 [22FE] (see H.R. 795), H715 [23FE]
      Clean Air Act: allow State Governors to waive oxygen content 
        requirement and encourage voluntary standards to control 
        release of methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE) from underground 
        storage tanks (see S. 1886), S14407 [9NO]
      ------remove a provision limiting States to proportionately less 
        assistance than their respective populations and Federal tax 
        payments (see H.R. 2427), H5332 [1JY]
      ------repeal highway sanctions (see S. 495), S2095 [2MR] (see 
        H.R. 1626), H2544 [29AP]
      Coastal zones: require that States having an approved management 
        program be provided a copy of an environmental impact 
        statement to help assess plans for exploration, development, 
        or production (see H.R. 720), H642 [11FE]
      ------use of offshore oil and gas revenues to fund State and 
        local conservation programs of coastal States (see S. 25), 
        S338 [19JA] (see H.R. 3245), H11702 [8NO]
      Computers: authorize the purchase of information technology 
        relative to year 2000 conversion by State and local 
        governments through Federal supply schedules (see H.R. 1599), 
        H2468 [28AP]
      ------establish a grant program to assist State and local law 
        enforcement in investigating and prosecuting computer crimes 
        (see S. 1314), S8084 [1JY] (see H.R. 2816), H7996 [8SE]
      ------funding for States to correct year 2000 problem in 
        computers that administer State and local government programs 
        (see S. 174), S342 [19JA] (see H.R. 909), H889 [2MR] (see H.R. 
        1022), H1013 [4MR]
      Congress: allow use of redistricting systems for congressional 
        districts other than single-member districts (see H.R. 1173), 
        H1407 [17MR]
      ------consent for boundary change between Georgia and South 
        Carolina (see S.J. Res. 29), S8266 [12JY] (see H.J. Res. 62), 
        H6352 [22JY]
      Conservation of natural resources: establish a source of funding 
        for efforts to conserve and protect land, water, historic and 
        environmental resources, and fish and wildlife (see S. 1573), 
        S10694 [9SE]
      Constitutional amendments: grant power to propose constitutional 
        amendments (see H.J. Res. 29), H644 [11FE]
      Controlled Substances Act: reschedule drugs that pose an 
        imminent danger to public safety such as the date-rape drug, 
        Rohpynol, and the ``club'' drug ketamine hydrochloride known 
        as ``Special K'' (see S. 883), S4256 [27AP]
      Corps of Engineers: develop and implement a plan for Atlantic 
        coastal States to address problems with toxic microorganisms 
        in wetlands and waters (see S. 493), S2095 [2MR]
      ------develop and implement comprehensive program for fish 
        screens and passage devices at agricultural water diversions 
        (see S. 294), S895 [22JA] (see H.R. 1444), H2131 [15AP]
      Correctional institutions: exclude prisoners from requirements 
        of the Americans With Disabilities Act and the Rehabilitation 
        Act (see S. 33), S339 [19JA]
      ------funding for jail-based substance abuse treatment programs 
        (see S. 295), S895 [22JA] (see H.R. 1114), H1333 [16MR]
      ------penalties for transporting maximum security prisoners 
        across State lines to prisons that are not classified to 
        handle maximum security prisoners (see H.R. 2080), H3859 [8JN]
      Courts: apply principles of Federal diversity jurisdiction to 
        interstate class actions (see H.R. 1875), H3392 [19MY]
      ------apply principles of Federal diversity jurisdiction to 
        interstate class actions (H.R. 1875), consideration (see H. 
        Res. 295), H8467 [21SE]
      ------clarify standards of conduct for Federal prosecutors (see 
        S. 855), S4028 [21AP]
      ------limit authority of Federal judges relative to Federal, 
        State, and local laws and prisoner litigation procedures (see 
        S. 248), S344 [19JA]
      ------limit jurisdiction of Federal courts relative to prison 
        release orders (see H.R. 12), H224 [6JA]
      ------provide for a three-judge panel to review applications for 
        injunctions relative to the constitutionality of Federal or 
        State legislation (see H.R. 2986), H9076 [30SE]
      ------provide for equitable treatment of governmental and 
        private plaintiffs in certain civil actions (see S. 1269), 
        S7527 [23JN] (see H.R. 2597), H6352 [22JY]
      ------reauthorize and improve the Drug Court Grant Program (see 
        S. 1808), S13258 [27OC]
      ------reform class action lawsuit process (see S. 353), S1144 
        [3FE]
      ------repeal certain habeas corpus requirements relative to 
        Federal review of State judgments (see S. 175), S342 [19JA]
      ------reporting requirements for eavesdropping and surveillance 
        activities of Federal and State law enforcement agencies (see 
        S. 1769), S13051 [22OC]
      ------simplify and expedite access to Federal courts for injured 
        parties whose rights and privileges have been deprived by 
        final actions of State or Federal agencies (see S. 1028), 
        S5264 [13MY] (see H.R. 2372), H5091 [29JN]
      Credit: create money in the form of noninterest bearing credit 
        and use to provide for noninterest bearing loans to State and 
        local governments for funding capital projects (see H.R. 
        1452), H2131 [15AP]
      ------protect consumers from payday lenders demanding exorbitant 
        interest rates and participating in other unfair practices 
        (see H.R. 1684), H2809 [5MY]
      Crime: combat hate crimes (see S. 1406), S8952 [21JY]
      ------encourage States to incarcerate individuals convicted of 
        murder, rape, or child molestation (see S. 668), S3000 [19MR] 
        (see H.R. 894), H888 [2MR]
      ------ensure safety of witnesses and promote notification of 
        interstate relocation of witnesses by State engaging in that 
        relocation (see H.R. 186), H238 [7JA]
      ------funding for States relative to legislation requiring death 
        penalty in certain cases (see H.R. 282), H241 [7JA]
      ------mandatory victim restitution (see S. 145), S342 [19JA]
      ------national policy to control crime and reform court 
        procedures (see S. 899), S4346 [28AP]
      ------national policy to control juvenile crime and violence 
        (see H.R. 2037), H3857 [8JN]
      ------national policy to control juvenile crime and violence (S. 
        254), return to Senate (see H. Res. 249), H5687 [15JY]
      ------prevent juvenile crime (see S. 716), S3438 [25MR]
      ------prohibit taking minors across State lines to avoid State 
        laws requiring parental notification of abortions (see S. 
        661), S2935 [18MR] (see H.R. 1218), H1595 [23MR]
      ------prohibit taking minors across State lines to avoid State 
        laws requiring parental notification of abortions (H.R. 1218), 
        consideration (see H. Res. 233), H5090 [29JN]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (see S. 538), S2274 [4MR] (see H.R. 1501), H2271 
        [21AP]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), consideration (see H. Res. 209), H4340 
        [15JN]
      ------provide grants to improve reporting of unidentified and 
        missing persons (see H.R. 1915), H3604 [25MY]
      ------require States to pass laws requiring witnesses of child 
        sexual abuse to report such crimes to the police (see S. 793), 
        S3695 [14AP]
      Dallas, TX: conveyance of Naval Weapons Industrial Reserve Plant 
        (see S. 694), S3246 [24MR] (see H.R. 1353), H1802 [25MR]
      Dept. of Commerce: corrections in poverty data relative to cost-
        of-living statistics (see S. 204), S343 [19JA]
      ------determination of surpluses or shortfalls in certain grant 
        amounts to States relative to accuracy of decennial census 
        (see S. 166), S342 [19JA]
      Dept. of Defense: ensure that Federal construction contractors 
        abide by State tax, employment, and licensing regulations (see 
        H.R. 474), H376 [2FE]
      ------expand program which allows State and local law 
        enforcement agencies to procure certain emergency and rescue 
        equipment (see H.R. 2625), H6582 [27JY]
      ------make certain equipment available to State and local 
        governments to assist in emergency law enforcement and rescue 
        operations (see H.R. 1369), H1866 [12AP]
      ------provide financial assistance to the Tri-State Maritime 
        Safety Association of Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania 
        for use for maritime emergency response on the Delaware River 
        (see H.R. 1220), H1595 [23MR]
      Dept. of Education: corrections in poverty data relative to 
        cost-of-living statistics (see S. 165), S342 [19JA] (see H.R. 
        1902), H3460 [20MY]
      ------establish teacher quality enhancement and incentive 
        program (see S. 1173), S6285 [27MY]
      ------prohibit funding for national teacher testing or 
        certification proposals and withholding of funding to States 
        or local agencies that fail to adopt specific teacher testing 
        or certification proposals (see H.R. 1706), H2810 [5MY]
      ------provide grants to State and local educational agencies to 
        support programs that promote a variety of educational 
        opportunities, options, and choices in public schools (see 
        H.R. 3009), H9303 [4OC]
      Dept. of Energy: convey the former site of the National 
        Institute of Petroleum Energy Research to Bartlesville, OK 
        (see S. 1183), S6286 [27MY] (see H.R. 2844), H8148 [13SE]
      Dept. of HHS: delay effective date of the final rule relative to 
        the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (see S. 
        1873), S14088 [5NO] (see H.R. 3242), H11645 [5NO]
      ------provide bonus grants to high performance States based on 
        certain criteria and collect data to evaluate the outcome of 
        welfare reform (see H.R. 3150), H10861 [26OC]
      Dept. of HUD: distribute funds for homeless assistance grants to 
        help ensure that each State receives a certain percentage of 
        such funds (see S. 913), S4432 [29AP] (see H.R. 1627), H2544 
        [29AP]
      ------grants to States to supplement assistance for the 
        preservation of affordable housing for low-income families 
        (see S. 1318), S8084 [1JY] (see H.R. 425), H271 [19JA]
      Dept. of Justice: establish a panel to study the issue of 
        Federal benefits received by persons convicted of drug 
        offenses (see H.R. 1856), H3295 [18MY]
      ------establish standards for interstate transportation of 
        prisoners by private companies (see S. 1898), S14407 [9NO]
      ------provide State and local authorities access to information 
        relative to criminal background checks on port employees and 
        prospective employees (see H.R. 318), H242 [7JA]
      ------State and Local Law Enforcement Assistance Programs 
        funding (see H.R. 1724), H2919 [6MY]
      Dept. of the Interior: authorize States to establish hunting 
        seasons for double-crested cormorants (see H.R. 3118), H10611 
        [20OC]
      ------construct and operate a visitor center for the Upper 
        Delaware Scenic and Recreational River in New York (see S. 
        167), S342 [19JA] (see S. 1366), S8505 [14JY] (see H.R. 20), 
        H225 [6JA]
      ------establish a program to plan, design, and construct 
        facilities to mitigate the impact of irrigation system water 
        diversions by local entities in the Pacific Northwest (see S. 
        1723), S12555 [13OC]
      ------prohibit mineral leasing activities on certain portions of 
        the Outer Continental Shelf (see H.R. 1036), H1069 [9MR]
      ------prohibit oil and gas leasing activities on certain 
        portions of the Outer Continental Shelf (see S. 197), S343 
        [19JA] (see H.R. 387, 388), H270 [19JA] (see H.R. 869), H815 
        [25FE]
      Dept. of Transportation: Congestion Mitigation Air Quality 
        Improvement Program emission standards (see S. 1945), S14696 
        [17NO] (see H.R. 2788), H7883 [5AU]
      ------establish a program to designate as an Interstate Oasis 
        certain facilities near the interstate highway system (see 
        H.R. 1872), H3391 [19MY]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: conduct Stand Down events and 
        establish a pilot program that will provide for an annual 
        Stand Down event in each State (see H.R. 566), H418 [3FE]
      Disabled: improve service systems for individuals with 
        developmental disabilities (see S. 1809), S13258 [27OC]
      Disasters: expand Federal program of hazard mitigation, relief, 
        and insurance against the risk of catastrophic natural 
        disasters (see S. 1361), S8373 [13JY]
      ------improve ability of individuals and local, State, and 
        Federal agencies to prevent natural floods (see H.R. 1101), 
        H1258 [11MR]
      District of Columbia: allow students to pay in-State tuition 
        rates at Maryland and Virginia colleges and universities or 
        receive grants for private institutions, and increase 
        University of the District of Columbia funding (see S. 856), 
        S4028 [21AP]
      ------establish program to allow high school graduates to pay 
        in-State tuition rates at State colleges and universities (see 
        H.R. 974), H1011 [4MR]
      ------retrocession to Maryland (see H.R. 558), H418 [3FE]
      Drugs: establish grant program for States to establish and 
        maintain drug testing and treatment programs for welfare 
        recipients (see S. 906), S4346 [28AP]
      Drunken driving: national standard to prohibit the operation of 
        motor vehicles by intoxicated individuals (see S. 222), S344 
        [19JA] (see H.R. 1595), H2468 [28AP]
      ------treatment of Federal highway funds relative to suspension 
        of driving privileges of minors convicted of drunken driving 
        (see H.R. 2274), H4615 [17JN]
      Ecology and environment: assessment, cleanup, and redevelopment 
        of brownfield sites (see H.R. 1756), H2997 [11MY]
      ------assist local governments and encourage State voluntary 
        response programs relative to remediating brownfield sites 
        (see H.R. 1750), H2997 [11MY]
      ------assist States and local governments in assessing and 
        remediating brownfield sites and encouraging environmental 
        cleanup programs (see S. 20), S338 [19JA]
      ------assist States and local governments in assessing and 
        remediating brownfield sites and increase fairness in 
        litigation (see S. 1105), S5834 [24MY]
      ------development and use of brownfield sites (see H.R. 1537), 
        H2299 [22AP]
      ------encourage State response programs for contaminated sites, 
        remove barriers to cleanup of brownfield sites, and return 
        contaminated sites to economically productive or other 
        beneficial uses (see H.R. 2580), H6198 [21JY]
      ------provide certain off-budget treatment for the land and 
        water conservation fund and limit fund relative to State 
        financial assistance (see H.R. 452), H375 [2FE]
      Economy: provide for excellence in economic education (see S. 
        1487), S10221 [4AU]
      Education: allow use of a portion of welfare block grants for 
        general education spending (see H.R. 2320), H4822 [23JN]
      ------assist local educational agencies in enabling students to 
        meet academic achievement standards (see S. 1266), S7452 
        [22JN] (see H.R. 2300), H4734 [22JN]
      ------assist local educational agencies in enabling students to 
        meet academic achievement standards (H.R. 2300), consideration 
        (see H. Res. 338), H10611 [20OC]
      ------assist local educational agencies in enabling students to 
        meet academic achievement standards and end social promotion 
        (see S. 853), S4028 [21AP] (see H.R. 1673), H2635 [4MY]
      ------dedicate day of learning to study and understanding of the 
        Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the 
        Federalist Papers (see S. Con. Res. 37), S6466 [7JN] (see H. 
        Con. Res. 71), H1696 [24MR]
      ------development of high school dropout prevention programs 
        (see S. 1675), S11726 [30SE]
      ------encourage States to develop and implement alternative 
        teacher certification and licensure programs (see S. 989), 
        S4888 [6MY]
      ------enhance computer literacy skills of middle school students 
        and encourage development of high-level educational software 
        and Internet sites (see S. 491), S2095 [2MR]
      ------establish a program to assist States in including at least 
        one year of early education preceding kindergarten (see S. 
        1548), S10390 [5AU] (see H.R. 3006), H9303 [4OC]
      ------establish mentoring programs for novice teachers (see S. 
        988), S4888 [6MY] (see H.R. 1662), H2635 [4MY]
      ------establish partnership for education progress (see S. 
        1270), S7527 [23JN]
      ------establish State infrastructure banks for education (see 
        H.R. 1648), H2545 [29AP]
      ------improve quality and raise student achievement by 
        strengthening accountability, raising teaching standards, 
        rewarding success, and providing better information to parents 
        (see S. 1422), S9072 [22JY]
      ------improve teacher quality (see S. 1603), S11130 [21SE]
      ------increase participation in advanced placement courses (see 
        S. 1704), S12101 [6OC]
      ------national policy to improve system (see S. 50), S339 [19JA] 
        (see S. 824), S3776 [15AP]
      ------promote and incorporate financial literacy training into 
        State and local education programs (see H. Con. Res. 213), 
        H11144 [28OC]
      ------provide for teacher technology training (see S. 1188), 
        S6710 [8JN] (see S. 1604), S11130 [21SE] (see H.R. 2933), 
        H8628 [23SE]
      ------provide funding to States to establish and administer 
        periodic teacher testing and merit pay programs for elementary 
        and secondary school teachers (see S. 1649), S11565 [28SE] 
        (see H.R. 591), H459 [4FE]
      ------provide grants to certain local educational agencies or 
        eligible consortium to establish or expand National Teachers 
        Academies (see H.R. 1223), H1596 [23MR]
      ------provide grants to improve the infrastructure of elementary 
        and secondary schools (see S. 1511), S10389 [5AU]
      ------provide grants to local educational agencies for 
        prekindergarten programs (see H.R. 3365), H11971 [15NO]
      ------provide grants to State and local educational agencies to 
        pay one-half of salaries of teachers who use approved 
        sabbatical leave for a course of study to improve their 
        classroom teaching (see H.R. 2223), H4341 [15JN]
      ------provide grants to States to improve mathematics and 
        science instruction (see S. 164), S342 [19JA]
      ------provide school renovation and construction funding, 
        scholarships that allow parents choice, and tax incentives 
        (see H.R. 892), H888 [2MR]
      ------require equal funding throughout the State (see H.R. 555), 
        H418 [3FE]
      ------require States to give priority to charter schools that 
        will provide a racially integrated educational experience in 
        awarding subgrants under the State charter school grant 
        program (see H.R. 2468), H5366 [12JY]
      ------spending of a greater percentage of Federal tax dollars on 
        children's classrooms (see S. 396), S1391 [9FE] (see H.R. 2), 
        H641 [11FE] (see H.R. 1494), H2202 [20AP]
      ------spending of a greater percentage of Federal tax dollars on 
        children's classrooms (H.R. 2), consideration (see H. Res. 
        336), H10339 [19OC]
      Education Flexibility Partnership Demonstration Act: allow State 
        participation in activities (see S. 271, 280), S850 [21JA] 
        (see H.R. 800), H716 [23FE]
      ------allow State participation in activities (H.R. 800), 
        consideration (see H. Res. 100), H1068 [9MR]
      ------allow State participation in activities (H.R. 800), 
        consideration of conference report (see H. Res. 143), H2201 
        [20AP]
      Elections: constitutional amendment to regulate campaign 
        expenditures and contribution limits (see S.J. Res. 6), S345 
        [19JA] (see H.J. Res. 13), H243 [7JA]
      ------establish uniform poll closing time for Presidential 
        elections (see H.R. 668), H584 [10FE]
      ------reform voter registration policies relative to use of 
        Social Security numbers and purging of names from State rolls 
        (see H.R. 180), H238 [7JA]
      ------requirements relative to access to election ballots for 
        certain parties (see H.R. 2026), H3857 [8JN]
      Electric power: prohibit States from granting exclusive rights 
        to sell electric energy or discriminating against the purchase 
        of electric energy in interstate commerce (see S. 1284), S7590 
        [24JN]
      Elementary and Secondary Education Act: strengthen student 
        achievement standards for schools with disadvantaged students 
        (see S. 1676), S11726 [30SE]
      ------transform disadvantaged students' services from school-
        based to child-centered programs (see S. 1677), S11726 [30SE]
      Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act: subject 
        Federal facilities discharging hazardous substances to the 
        same standards as private facilities (see S. 857), S4109 
        [22AP]
      Employment: increase flexibility for the transfer of within 
        State allocations between adult and dislocated worker 
        employment and training activities (see H.R. 2675), H6843 
        [2AU]
      ------provide for regional skills training alliances (see H.R. 
        200), H238 [7JA] (see H.R. 733), H643 [11FE]
      ------provide State authority to permit certain employers of 
        domestic workers to make annual wage reports (see S. 369), 
        S1257 [4FE]
      EPA: certify State voluntary cleanup programs for brownfield 
        sites and clarify liability of landowners and prospective 
        purchasers (see H.R. 1391), H1971 [13AP]
      ------reauthorize Clean Lakes Program (see H.R. 2328), H4822 
        [23JN]
      ERISA: preempt State law in certain cases relative to certain 
        church plans (see S. 1309), S7931 [30JN] (see H.R. 2183), 
        H4222 [14JN]
      Executive departments: expedite review procedures for granting 
        waivers to States under a grant program administered by the 
        agency if another State has already been granted a similar 
        waiver (see H.R. 2376), H5091 [29JN]
      Fair Labor Standards Act: increase minimum wage and protect the 
        rights of States that have adopted State minimum wage laws 
        (see S. 1887), S14407 [9NO]
      ------provide an exemption to States which adopt certain minimum 
        wage laws (see H.R. 2928), H8628 [23SE]
      Families and domestic relations: demonstration projects to 
        support State and local efforts to provide partial or full 
        wage replacement for childbirth, adoption, or other caregiving 
        needs (see S. 1355), S8373 [13JY] (see H.R. 2500), H5456 
        [13JY]
      ------expand tax credits and grant programs to increase 
        affordability, quality, and safety of child care (see S. 599), 
        S2576 [11MR]
      ------reduce Federal penalties relative to implementation of 
        child support enforcement system (see S. 1033), S5264 [13MY] 
        (see H.R. 2877), H8375 [15SE]
      Federal aid programs: prohibit States from imposing restrictions 
        on additional children relative to the Temporary Assistance to 
        Needy Families Program (see S. 209), S343 [19JA]
      ------prohibit States from imposing restrictions on additional 
        children relative to the temporary assistance to needy 
        families program (see H.R. 2690), H6963 [3AU]
      ------State eligibility for bonuses under the temporary 
        assistance to needy families block grants relative to child 
        poverty rates (see H.R. 310), H242 [7JA]
      Federal employees: enable the Government to enroll an employee's 
        child in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program when 
        the employee fails to provide coverage for the child under a 
        State court order (see S. 1688), S11951 [5OC] (see H.R. 2842), 
        H8148 [13SE]
      Federal-State relations: clarify primacy of State and local 
        regulation of fees and surcharges imposed by operators of 
        automatic teller machines (see H.R. 3494), H12793 [18NO]
      ------require Federal agencies to consult with State and local 
        governments on environmental impact statements (see S. 352), 
        S1144 [3FE] (see H.R. 2029), H3857 [8JN]
      ------restore Federal remedies for violations of intellectual 
        property rights by States (see S. 1835), S13552 [29OC]
      50 States Commemorative Coin Program Act: include District of 
        Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, and the Virgin 
        Islands (see H.R. 1029), H1019 [8MR]
      ------include District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, American 
        Samoa, the Virgin Islands, and the Northern Mariana Islands 
        (see S. 760), S3440 [25MR]
      Firearms: allow individuals, or their estates, who suffered 
        damages from the discharge of a firearm to bring civil action 
        against the manufacturer, distributor, or retailer of the 
        firearm (see H.R. 1049), H1162 [10MR]
      ------allow recovery of Federal damages by State and local 
        governments in lawsuits against weapons manufacturers (see S. 
        560), S2411 [8MR]
      ------allow State concealed handgun carrying licenses to be 
        valid in all States and exempt current and former law 
        enforcement officers from State laws prohibiting the carrying 
        of concealed handguns (see S. 727), S3439 [25MR] (see H.R. 
        492), H376 [2FE]
      ------allow States to develop or expand instant gun checking 
        capabilities, allow tax credits for safe storage devices, 
        promote the use of child safety locks, and prevent children 
        from injuring themselves and others (see H.R. 1726), H2919 
        [6MY]
      ------assist State and local governments in conducting community 
        gun buy back programs (see H.R. 724), H642 [11FE] (see H.R. 
        2813), H7996 [8SE] (see H.R. 3255), H11702 [8NO]
      ------condition certain State justice assistance grants on 
        implementation of handgun registration systems (see H.R. 
        2917), H8556 [22SE]
      ------encourage State and local governments to bring lawsuits 
        against weapons manufacturers (see H.R. 1086), H1257 [11MR]
      ------encourage States to require a holding period for students 
        expelled for bringing a gun to school (see H.R. 1723), H2919 
        [6MY]
      ------establish a National Firearm Injury Reporting System and 
        provide State grants to collect information on fatal injuries 
        caused by firearms (see H.R. 2010), H3856 [8JN]
      ------establish Federal cause of action against weapons 
        manufacturers, dealers, and importers for damages caused by 
        firearms (see S. 686), S3123 [23MR] (see H.R. 1233), H1596 
        [23MR]
      ------notify State and local law enforcement agencies and the 
        BATF when an instant criminal background check determines a 
        person is ineligible for a handgun (see H.R. 2732), H7881 
        [5AU]
      ------permit States to provide reciprocal treatment for carrying 
        of certain concealed firearms by nonresidents (see H.R. 407), 
        H271 [19JA]
      ------prohibit gunrunning and provide mandatory minimum 
        penalties for crimes related to gunrunning (see S. 1080), 
        S5586 [19MY] (see H.R. 3057), H9899 [12OC]
      ------prohibit lawsuits against weapons manufacturers, 
        distributors, dealers, or importers (see H.R. 1032), H1068 
        [9MR]
      ------provide grants to encourage State and local law 
        enforcement agencies to detain students bringing guns to 
        schools (see H.R. 831), H794 [24FE]
      ------repeal permanent ban on possession of firearms by persons 
        convicted of certain felonies (see H.R. 3444), H12791 [18NO]
      ------require persons to obtain a State license before receiving 
        a handgun or ammunition (see H.R. 2916), H8556 [22SE]
      ------require reporting of buyer's residence to law enforcement 
        officials and a waiting period before purchase of a handgun 
        (see S. 457), S1926 [24FE]
      Fish and fishing: efforts to rehabilitate salmon stocks in the 
        Pacific Northwest (see H.R. 2798), H7884 [5AU]
      Food: reform the State inspection of meat and poultry (see S. 
        1988), S15089 [19NO]
      ------remove intrastate distribution restrictions on State-
        inspected meat and poultry (see H.R. 1617), H2469 [28AP]
      Forests: guarantee States and counties containing Federal forest 
        lands compensation for loss of property tax revenues instead 
        of timber sale revenues (see H.R. 2868), H8374 [15SE]
      ------report on and develop guidelines for carbon storage in 
        national forests and establish State-operated revolving loan 
        programs for private landowners to implement forestry carbon 
        storage activities (see S. 1457), S9744 [29JY]
      Four Corners Monument Tribal Park: authorize an interpretive 
        center and related visitor facilities (see S. 28), S338 [19JA] 
        (see H.R. 1384), H1971 [13AP]
      Gambling: restore the effectiveness of State laws over gambling 
        cruises-to-nowhere (see H.R. 316), H242 [7JA]
      Georgia: authorize participation in the State Infrastructure 
        Bank Pilot Program (see S. 1743), S12783 [18OC]
      Government: improve Federal financial assistance programs (see 
        S. 468), S2007 [25FE] (see H.R. 409), H271 [19JA]
      ------improve Federal financial assistance programs (H.R. 409), 
        consideration (see H. Res. 75), H714 [23FE]
      ------promote federalism, protect reserved powers of the States, 
        and impose accountability for Federal preemption of State and 
        local laws (see S. 1214), S6857 [10JN] (see H.R. 2245), H4470 
        [16JN]
      ------require Federal agencies to comply with a former Executive 
        Order limiting Federal authority to impose regulations on 
        State and local governments not provided under the 
        Constitution (see H.R. 2960), H8966 [28SE]
      Government regulations: reduce Federal paperwork burden (see 
        H.R. 439), H374 [2FE]
      Hawaii: increase the Federal medical assistance percentage (see 
        S. 264), S750 [20JA] (see H.R. 442), H375 [2FE]
      ------jurisdiction of FERC over licensing of hydroelectric 
        projects (see S. 334), S1143 [3FE]
      ------relief (see S. 229), S344 [19JA]
      Health: assure that funds provided for State emergency health 
        services furnished to undocumented aliens are used to 
        reimburse hospitals and their related providers that treat 
        undocumented aliens (see H.R. 2205), H4340 [15JN]
      ------develop monitoring systems to promote safe motherhood (see 
        H.R. 2316), H4821 [23JN]
      ------ensure confidentiality of medical records and health care-
        related information (see S. 573, 578), S2503 [10MR] (see S. 
        881), S4256 [27AP] (see H.R. 2404), H5178 [30JN] (see H.R. 
        2470), H5366 [12JY]
      ------limit medical malpractice claims (see H.R. 2242), H4470 
        [16JN]
      ------promote purchase of private long-term care insurance by 
        providing tax deductibility, State Medicaid flexibility, and 
        information dissemination (see H.R. 1261), H1695 [24MR]
      ------protection of enrollees in managed care plans and preserve 
        against preemption of certain State causes of action (see H.R. 
        216), H239 [7JA]
      ------provide access, ensure privacy, and impose penalties on 
        unauthorized use of certain health information (see H.R. 
        1057), H1162 [10MR]
      Health care professionals: prohibit dental licensing 
        discrimination by States on the basis of nonresidency (see 
        H.R. 553), H418 [3FE]
      ------training to identify, address, and prevent domestic 
        violence (see H.R. 3317), H11954 [10NO]
      Homeless: consolidate Federal housing assistance programs to 
        ensure that States and communities have sufficient flexibility 
        to use assistance amounts effectively (see H.R. 1073), H1257 
        [11MR]
      ------educational assistance for children and youth (see S. 
        1944), S14696 [17NO] (see H.R. 2888), H8467 [21SE]
      Housing: State authority to set rental occupancy standards (see 
        H.R. 176), H238 [7JA]
      Hurricanes: disaster assistance to Atlantic Coast States (see S. 
        1610), S11131 [21SE] (see S. Res. 188), S11430 [24SE]
      ------express sympathy for victims of Hurricane Floyd in 
        Atlantic Coast States (see H. Res. 322), H9303 [4OC]
      ------transmittal to Congress of the Presidential 
        recommendations for emergency response actions for relief of 
        the victims of Hurricane Floyd (see H. Res. 349), H11196 [1NO]
      Immigration: increase State Criminal Alien Assistance Program 
        funding and provide Federal reimbursement for treatment of 
        illegal aliens (see S. 1709), S12234 [7OC]
      ------moratorium on aliens except for relatives of U.S. 
        citizens, certain highly skilled workers, and refugees (see 
        H.R. 41), H226 [6JA]
      ------permit local educational agencies to waive reimbursement 
        for aliens granted nonimmigrant status to attend public 
        secondary schools (see S. 677), S3057 [22MR] (see H.R. 183), 
        H238 [7JA]
      ------reimburse States for costs of educating certain illegal 
        alien students (see H.R. 2849), H8289 [14SE]
      Indian Gaming Regulatory Act: amend (see S. 339), S1144 [3FE] 
        (see S. 399), S1414 [10FE] (see S. 985), S4887 [6MY]
      Individuals With Disabilities Education Act: amend relative to 
        minimum State grants (see H.R. 2949), H8665 [24SE]
      ------amend relative to placement of children in alternative 
        educational settings and corrective actions against States 
        (see H.R. 636), H537 [9FE]
      ------permit State and local educational agencies to establish 
        uniform disciplinary policies (see H.R. 697), H585 [10FE] (see 
        H.R. 1272), H1696 [24MR]
      Insurance: disclose limitations placed on medical care services 
        to plan participants that would otherwise be protected under 
        State law (see H.R. 2113), H4023 [9JN]
      ------establish grants for States to establish health insurance 
        consumer assistance programs (see S. 496), S2095 [2MR]
      ------Federal reinsurance contracts for eligible State insurance 
        programs covering homeowners impacted by natural disasters 
        (see H.R. 21), H225 [6JA]
      Interstate commerce: encourage States to enter into agreements 
        to conform regulations governing limousine services (see H.R. 
        523), H416 [3FE]
      ------prohibit States from imposing restrictions on interstate 
        limousine services (see H.R. 1689), H2809 [5MY]
      ------treatment of losses arising from year 2000 computer 
        problem failures that disrupt communications, intermodal 
        transportation, and other matters affecting interstate 
        commerce (see S. 1138), S6049 [26MY]
      Iron and steel industry: establish an emergency loan guarantee 
        program for steel and iron ore companies (see H.R. 1822), 
        H3211 [14MY]
      Job Training Partnership Act: establish regional private 
        industry councils for labor market areas that are located in 
        more than one State (see H.R. 201), H238 [7JA]
      Junior Duck Stamp Conservation and Design Program Act: 
        reauthorize (see H.R. 2496), H5456 [13JY]
      Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act: amend (see S. 
        838), S3914 [20AP] (see H.R. 1498), H2202 [20AP]
      Law enforcement: community policing programs (see S. 1760), 
        S13011 [21OC] (see H.R. 3144), H10769 [25OC]
      ------facilitate exchange and collection of DNA identification 
        information from violent offenders (see S. 903), S4346 [28AP] 
        (see H.R. 2810), H7995 [8SE] (see H.R. 3375), H12107 [16NO]
      ------modify definition of ``public aircraft'' to provide for 
        certain law enforcement and emergency response activities (see 
        S. 1285), S7590 [24JN]
      ------provide assistance to State and local forensic 
        laboratories in analyzing DNA samples from convicted offenders 
        (see H.R. 3087), H10120 [14OC]
      Law enforcement officers: collective bargaining rights for 
        public safety officers employed by States or local governments 
        (see S. 1016), S5155 [12MY] (see H.R. 1093), H1258 [11MR]
      ------ensure that States provide due process in cases which 
        could lead to dismissal, demotion, suspension, or transfer 
        (see H.R. 3299), H11953 [10NO]
      ------establish a matching grant program to assist local 
        governments in purchasing bullet resistant equipment (see S. 
        726), S3439 [25MR] (see H.R. 1807), H3170 [13MY]
      ------exempt from State laws prohibiting the carrying of 
        concealed handguns (see H.R. 218), H239 [7JA] (see H.R. 1461), 
        H2131 [15AP]
      ------expedite review of criminal records of applicants for 
        private security officer employment (see H.R. 60), H233 [7JA]
      ------improve the matching grant program to assist local 
        governments in purchasing armor vests (see S. 521), S2209 
        [3MR]
      ------lift earnings limitations on retired officers to enhance 
        school safety (see H. Con. Res. 95), H2636 [4MY]
      Medicaid: allow fraud control units to investigate and prosecute 
        fraud in Medicare and other Federal programs and elder abuse 
        in residential facilities (see S. 1417), S9072 [22JY] (see 
        H.R. 3045), H9645 [7OC]
      ------allow States to expand family planning coverage to certain 
        women (see S. 737), S3439 [25MR]
      ------allow States to use State Children's Health Insurance 
        Program allotment to cover additional low-income children (see 
        S. 365), S1144 [3FE] (see H.R. 458), H375 [2FE]
      ------coverage of services provided by nursing school clinics 
        (see S. 180), S343 [19JA]
      ------eliminate the termination of additional Federal payments 
        to States for outreach and eligibility determination 
        administrative costs (see H.R. 2912), H8556 [22SE]
      ------permit State waiver authority to provide medical 
        assistance in cases of congenital heart defects (see H.R. 
        3325), H11954 [10NO]
      ------permit States the option to provide coverage for low-
        income individuals infected with HIV (see S. 902), S4346 
        [28AP] (see H.R. 1591), H2467 [28AP]
      ------prohibit Federal recoupment of State tobacco settlements 
        (see S. 346), S1144 [3FE]
      ------provide State options to allow eligibility for legal 
        immigrant pregnant women, children, and certain disabled 
        individuals (see S. 792), S3695 [14AP] (see H.R. 1399), H2052 
        [14AP]
      ------provide State options to allow eligibility for legal 
        immigrant pregnant women and children (see S. 1227), S7127 
        [16JN]
      ------reinstate prior level of disproportionate share hospital 
        payments to Minnesota (see H.R. 1610), H2469 [28AP]
      ------reinstate prior level of disproportionate share hospital 
        payments to Minnesota, New Mexico, and Wyoming (see S. 1302), 
        S7819 [29JN] (see H.R. 2800), H7884 [5AU]
      ------remove limit on disproportionate share hospital payments 
        to Ohio (see S. 1728), S12634 [14OC] (see H.R. 3065), H10032 
        [13OC]
      ------require payment by States of certain individualized 
        education programs medical services under the Individuals with 
        Disabilities Education Act (see H.R. 1672), H2635 [4MY]
      ------treatment of payments made as a result of tobacco industry 
        liability settlement (see H.R. 351), H268 [19JA]
      ------waive Federal claim to State tobacco settlements if State 
        uses funds for smoking reduction programs and economic 
        assistance for tobacco farming communities (see H.R. 1232), 
        H1596 [23MR]
      ------waive Federal claim to State tobacco settlements if State 
        uses funds only for smoking reduction and public health 
        programs (see S. 584), S2503 [10MR] (see H.R. 610), H460 [4FE] 
        (see H.R. 1289), H1799 [25MR]
      Medicare: clarify non-preemption of State prescription drug 
        benefit laws relative to Medicare+Choice plans (see S. 378), 
        S1258 [4FE] (see H.R. 549), H418 [3FE]
      ------improve the operation of certain Medicare+Choice and 
        Medigap programs (see H.R. 491), H376 [2FE]
      ------revise regulations on participating hospitals relative to 
        nurse anesthetists' services (see S. 866), S4109 [22AP] (see 
        H.R. 804), H716 [23FE]
      Medicare/Medicaid: expand and clarify requirements regarding 
        advance directives to ensure that an individual's health care 
        decisions are observed (see S. 628), S2729 [16MR] (see H.R. 
        1149), H1406 [17MR]
      Members of Congress: constitutional amendment to allow States to 
        limit terms (see H.J. Res. 16), H243 [7JA]
      Mining and mineral resources: establish a program of 
        supplemental unemployment benefits for certain unemployed coal 
        miners (see H.R. 3507), H12793 [18NO]
      ------increase the maximum acreage of Federal leases for sodium 
        that may be held by an entity in any one State (see S. 1722), 
        S12555 [13OC] (see H.R. 3063), H10032 [13OC]
      ------provide grants to States for programs for the reemployment 
        of laid off miners in reclamation work (see H.R. 3062), H9899 
        [12OC]
      Minnesota: eligibility of lands enrolled in Reinvest in 
        Minnesota land conservation program for the Conservation 
        Reserve Program when current contract expires (see H.R. 2703), 
        H7025 [4AU]
      Monuments and memorials: require public participation and 
        congressional approval prior to designation of any national 
        monument (see S. 729), S3439 [25MR]
      ------require public participation in designation of any 
        national monument (see H.R. 1487), H2202 [20AP]
      ------require public participation in designation of any 
        national monument (H.R. 1487), consideration (see H. Res. 
        296), H8467 [21SE]
      Motor vehicles: permit individuals to operate commercial motor 
        vehicles within State borders after meeting minimum standards 
        (see H.R. 3219), H11556 [4NO]
      ------titling and registration requirements relative to salvage, 
        nonrepairable, and rebuilt vehicles (see S. 655), S2840 [17MR] 
        (see S. 678), S3122 [23MR]
      National Gambling Impact Study Commission: implement 
        recommendations relative to availability of cash through 
        automatic teller machines in gambling establishments (see H.R. 
        2811), H7995 [8SE]
      ------recommendations (see H. Con. Res. 137), H4665 [18JN]
      National Infrastructure Development Corp.: establish (see H.R. 
        115), H235 [7JA]
      National Voter Registration Act: repeal (see H.R. 38), H225 
        [6JA]
      Native Americans: collection of certain State taxes from an 
        individual who is not a member of an Indian tribe (see S. 
        550), S2274 [4MR]
      ------encourage tax compacts between State and tribal 
        governments relative to the sale of certain goods to non-
        Indians (see S. 615), S2648 [15MR]
      ------provide remedies for sovereign tribal governments relative 
        to gaming compacts and gaming participation laws (see H.R. 
        1811), H3170 [13MY]
      North Dakota: increase authorization for water supplies, meet 
        water quantity and quality needs, and enhance natural 
        resources and habitats (see S. 623), S2729 [16MR] (see H.R. 
        1137), H1334 [16MR] (see H.R. 2918), H8556 [22SE]
      Northeast Interstate Dairy Compact: reauthorize and modify 
        conditions (see S.J. Res. 22), S4256 [27AP] (see H.R. 1604), 
        H2469 [28AP]
      ------repeal (see S. 916), S4432 [29AP]
      ------rescind congressional consent (see H.R. 744), H643 [11FE]
      Northern Border States-Canada Trade Council: establish (see S. 
        119), S341 [19JA]
      Nuclear Waste Policy Act: amend (see S. 608), S2648 [15MR] (see 
        H.R. 45), H226 [6JA]
      Occupational Safety and Health Act: amend to protect Federal 
        employees (see S. 650), S2840 [17MR]
      ------amend to protect State and local government employees (see 
        H.R. 776), H715 [23FE]
      Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act: reduce the amount of 
        funds to States that have not implemented certain provisions 
        (see H.R. 2061), H3858 [8JN]
      Oregon: allow role in decision making relative to environmental 
        restoration and waste management at the Hanford Reservation 
        (see H.R. 2052), H3858 [8JN]
      Pensions: clarify primacy of State regulations prohibiting 
        individuals from benefitting from crimes involving the death 
        of pension plan participants (see S. 1979), S15089 [19NO]
      Pesticides: making supplemental appropriations to ensure 
        inclusion in State source water assessment programs (see H.R. 
        1909), H3503 [24MY]
      Pharmaceuticals: demonstration project to expand eligibility 
        under existing State prescription drug assistance programs for 
        low-income seniors (see H.R. 2375), H5091 [29JN]
      ------permit funding of prescription drugs for minors relative 
        to parental consent (see H.R. 3302), H11953 [10NO]
      Political action committees: reduce influence in elections for 
        Federal office (see H.R. 2866), H8289 [14SE]
      Political campaigns: prohibit contributions and expenditures by 
        political action committees in elections for Federal office 
        (see H.R. 57), H233 [7JA]
      ------provide a rotating schedule for regional selection of 
        delegates to a national Presidential nominating convention 
        (see S. 1789), S13165 [26OC]
      ------provide interregional primary elections and caucuses for 
        selection of delegates to a national Presidential nominating 
        convention (see H.R. 3277), H11853 [9NO]
      Population: develop, promote, and implement policies to 
        stabilize U.S. population growth (see H. Con. Res. 17), H272 
        [19JA]
      Power resources: simplify Federal oil and gas revenue 
        distributions (see S. 1973), S15089 [19NO]
      Privacy: eliminate requirement of providing Social Security 
        numbers on recreational license applications (see H.R. 1345), 
        H1801 [25MR]
      ------prohibit Federal, State, and local agencies and private 
        entities from transferring, selling, or disclosing personal 
        data without consent and make such information available to 
        the individual (see H.R. 2644), H6598 [29JY]
      ------protect the integrity and confidentiality of Social 
        Security numbers and prohibit the establishment of any uniform 
        national identifying number (see H.R. 220), H239 [7JA]
      ------repeal law creating a national identification card by 
        establishing Federal standards for birth certificates and 
        drivers' licenses (see H.R. 2337), H4910 [24JN]
      Public lands: increase Land and Water Conservation Fund and 
        Urban Parks and Recreation Recovery Programs funding, resume 
        State grant funding, and develop conservation and recreation 
        facilities in urban areas (see S. 532), S2273 [4MR] (see H.R. 
        1118), H1334 [16MR]
      ------limit acquisition by the U.S. of land located in States in 
        which 25 percent or more of the land is already owned by the 
        U.S. (see S. 826), S3848 [19AP]
      ------make certain Federal property is made available to States 
        before other entities (see S. 351), S1144 [3FE] (see H.R. 
        738), H643 [11FE]
      ------restore stability to payments made to States and counties 
        containing certain Federal lands used for the benefit of 
        public schools and roads (see H.R. 2389), H5177 [30JN]
      ------restore stability to payments made to States and counties 
        containing certain Federal lands used for the benefit of 
        public schools and roads (H.R. 2389), consideration (see H. 
        Res. 352), H11371 [2NO]
      ------restore stability to payments made to States and counties 
        containing certain Federal lands used for the benefit of 
        public schools, roads, and Federal land managements projects 
        (see S. 1608), S11131 [21SE]
      Public safety officers: eligibility of certain emergency 
        management and civil defense personnel for public safety 
        officer death benefits (see H.R. 2588), H6351 [22JY]
      Public utilities: encourage States to establish competitive 
        retail markets for electricity, clarify Federal and State 
        roles in retail electricity markets, and remove certain 
        Federal barriers to competition (see H.R. 1587), H2373 [27AP]
      ------provide consumers with a reliable source of electricity 
        and choice of electric providers (see H.R. 2050), H3858 [8JN]
      ------provide for competition in electric power industry (see S. 
        516), S2209 [3MR] (see S. 1047, 1048), S5265 [13MY] (see H.R. 
        667), H584 [10FE]
      ------provide for the restructuring of the electric power 
        industry (see H.R. 2645), H6598 [29JY]
      ------revise regulatory policies governing public utility 
        holding companies (see S. 313), S1021 [27JA]
      ------revision of the regulatory policies governing public 
        utility holding companies (see H.R. 2363), H4992 [25JN]
      Public welfare programs: allow States to pass child support 
        directly through to families and disregard child support in 
        determining eligibility for the temporary assistance to needy 
        families program (see S. 1036), S5264 [13MY]
      ------amend the Welfare-to-Work program and modify the work 
        performance bonus (see H.R. 3172), H11143 [28OC]
      ------expand the educational and work opportunities of certain 
        welfare recipients (see H.R. 3434), H12225 [17NO]
      ------guarantee State loans, provide grants to finance 
        transportation services for recipients, and establish 
        preferences for Federal contractors that hire recipients (see 
        H.R. 781), H715 [23FE]
      ------improve onsite inspections of State food stamp programs 
        and provide grants to develop community partnerships and 
        innovative outreach strategies for food stamp and related 
        programs (see S. 1800), S13257 [27OC] (see H.R. 2738), H7881 
        [5AU]
      ------make progress toward completion of high school or college 
        a permissible work activity (see H.R. 1362), H1802 [25MR]
      ------reauthorize Welfare-To-Work program to provide additional 
        resources and flexibility (see H.R. 1482), H2201 [20AP]
      ------reauthorize Welfare-to-Work program to provide additional 
        resources and flexibility (see S. 1317), S8084 [1JY]
      ------reward States that enact policies and support programs 
        that lift families out of poverty (see H.R. 699), H586 [10FE]
      Public works: State and local capital projects funding (see H.R. 
        2777), H7883 [5AU]
      Real property: preserve Federal sovereignty of certain public 
        lands and preserve certain State and private property rights 
        (see S. 510), S2095 [2MR] (see H.R. 883), H824 [1MR]
      ------preserve Federal sovereignty of certain public lands and 
        preserve certain State and private property rights (H.R. 883), 
        consideration (see H. Res. 180), H3391 [19MY]
      Recycling: require refund values for beverage containers and 
        provide resources for State pollution prevention and recycling 
        programs (see S. 859), S4109 [22AP] (see H.R. 2676), H6843 
        [2AU]
      Refuse disposal: permit States to prohibit the disposal of solid 
        waste imported from other nations (see H.R. 379), H269 [19JA]
      ------State control of municipal solid waste transportation and 
        disposal (see S. 663), S2935 [18MR] (see H.R. 1190), H1472 
        [18MR]
      ------State regulation of certain solid waste (see H.R. 378), 
        H269 [19JA]
      ------State regulation of certain solid waste and exemption from 
        civil liability relative to flow control ordinances (see H.R. 
        1270), H1696 [24MR]
      Religion: eliminate the effect on the expression of religion by 
        State and local officials that results from the threat that 
        potential litigants may seek damages and attorney's fees (see 
        H.R. 2057), H3858 [8JN]
      Rhode Island: establish eligibility for locality pay for Federal 
        workers (see S. 1313), S8084 [1JY]
      Rivers: economic development assistance for the lower 
        Mississippi Delta region (see H.R. 2911), H8555 [22SE]
      Roads and highways: preserve cultural resources of U.S. Route 66 
        corridor (see S. 292), S850 [21JA] (see H.R. 66), H233 [7JA]
      ------preserve cultural resources of U.S. Route 66 corridor 
        (H.R. 66), consideration (see H. Res. 230), H5090 [29JN]
      ------provide increased flexibility in use of funding (see S. 
        1144), S6285 [27MY]
      ------restrict tolling authority on Interstate Highway System 
        (see S. 947), S4578 [3MY]
      Rural areas: promote and improve access to health care services 
        (see S. 980), S4887 [6MY] (see S. 1757), S12931 [20OC] (see 
        H.R. 1344), H1801 [25MR]
      Safe Drinking Water Act: exempt hydraulic fracturing from 
        definition of underground injection (see S. 724), S3439 [25MR]
      SBA: establish a regional or branch office in each State (see S. 
        287), S850 [21JA] (see H.R. 536), H417 [3FE]
      Schools: establish matching grant program to help State and 
        local jurisdictions purchase school safety equipment (see S. 
        996), S5036 [11MY]
      ------establish State revolving funds for school construction 
        (see H.R. 2469), H5366 [12JY]
      ------provide grants to enable secondary schools to hire a 
        director of school safety, discipline, and student assistance 
        to develop or improve safety plan (see H.R. 2761), H7882 [5AU]
      ------provide loans to enable State or local governments to make 
        interest payments on qualified school construction bonds (see 
        S. 1992), S15089 [19NO]
      ------recruit, hire, and train additional school-based mental 
        health personnel (see H.R. 2982), H9076 [30SE]
      ------support of State and local initiatives to address the 
        problem of school violence (see H. Res. 399), H12794 [18NO]
      Securities: allow Federal enforcement actions based on State 
        enforcement actions against microcap securities fraud and 
        broaden SEC regulation of rogue brokers (see S. 1189), S6790 
        [9JN]
      Senior citizens: establish pharmacy assistance and medication 
        management programs (see S. 1942), S14696 [17NO]
      Social Security: allow States to use State Children's Health 
        Insurance Program allotment to cover uninsured pregnant women 
        (see H.R. 1843), H3295 [18MY]
      ------alternative penalty procedure relative to State child 
        support disbursement requirements (see S. 1844), S13679 [2NO]
      ------clarify exemption of certain children with special needs 
        from State option to use managed care (see H.R. 3332), H11954 
        [10NO]
      ------computation system for benefits relative to spouses' or 
        surviving spouses' Government pensions (see S. 717), S3438 
        [25MR] (see H.R. 1217), H1595 [23MR]
      ------eliminate fees for Federal administration of State 
        supplemental SSI payments (see H.R. 1051), H1162 [10MR]
      ------expand health care coverage for working, disabled 
        individuals and establish a Ticket to Work and Self-
        Sufficiency Program to provide work opportunities for such 
        individuals (see S. 331), S1076 [28JA] (see H.R. 1091), H1257 
        [11MR] (see H.R. 1180), H1471 [18MR]
      ------expand health care coverage for working, disabled 
        individuals and establish a Ticket to Work and Self-
        Sufficiency Program to provide work opportunities for such 
        individuals (S. 331), request return of papers (see S. Res. 
        127), S7527 [23JN]
      ------improve coverage of low-income children under State 
        Children's Health Insurance Program and Medicaid (see S. 
        1646), S11565 [28SE] (see H.R. 827), H794 [24FE] (see H.R. 
        3480), H12792 [18NO]
      ------make corrections in Medicare, Medicaid, and State 
        Children's Health Insurance Program relative to the Balanced 
        Budget Act (see S. 1788), S13165 [26OC] (see H.R. 3146), 
        H10861 [26OC] (see H.R. 3426), H12225 [17NO]
      ------permit children covered under the State Children's Health 
        Insurance Program to be eligible for the Federal Vaccines for 
        Children Program (see S. 1656), S11566 [28SE] (see H.R. 2976), 
        H9021 [29SE]
      ------promote identification of children eligible for State 
        Children's Health Insurance Program and Medicaid (see S. 
        1570), S10612 [8SE] (see H.R. 2807), H7995 [8SE]
      ------provide prisoner information obtained by States to Federal 
        benefit programs to prevent erroneous provision of benefits 
        (see H.R. 1919), H3604 [25MY]
      ------reform relative to State and local government employees 
        (see H. Con. Res. 101), H2920 [6MY]
      Solid waste: State control over disposal of out-of-State solid 
        waste (see S. 533), S2273 [4MR] (see S. 872), S4109 [22AP] 
        (see H.R. 891), H888 [2MR]
      Southern Dairy Compact: congressional consent (see S.J. Res. 
        22), S4256 [27AP] (see H.R. 1604), H2469 [28AP]
      Sports: reform unfair and anticompetitive practices in 
        professional boxing (see S. 305), S976 [25JA] (see H.R. 1832), 
        H3215 [17MY]
      State Children's Health Insurance Program: increase allotments 
        to territories (see S. 215), S344 [19JA] (see H.R. 806), H716 
        [23FE]
      Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: 
        assist local communities coordinate services for juvenile 
        offenders transitioning from the juvenile justice system back 
        into their communities (see S. 1046), S5264 [13MY]
      ------promote State flexibility and accountability, support 
        youth prevention and treatment programs, and respond to 
        incidents of teen violence (see S. 976), S4887 [6MY]
      Surplus Government property: clarify authority for the transfer 
        of Dept. of Defense equipment to law enforcement agencies (see 
        H.R. 787), H715 [23FE]
      ------make certain equipment available to State and local 
        governments to assist in emergency law enforcement and rescue 
        operations (see H.R. 1442), H2131 [15AP] (see H.R. 3187), 
        H11195 [1NO]
      Taxation: allow a deduction for State and local sales taxes in 
        lieu of State and local income taxes (see S. 1490), S10221 
        [4AU] (see H.R. 1433), H2130 [15AP]
      ------allow individuals a refundable credit for the purchase of 
        private health insurance and provide for a report on State 
        health insurance safety-net programs (see H.R. 2362), H4992 
        [25JN]
      ------allow rollover contributions to individual retirement 
        plans from deferred compensation plans maintained by States 
        and local governments and allow State and local governments to 
        maintain 401(k) plans (see H.R. 554), H418 [3FE]
      ------allow tax-exempt financing of private sector highway 
        infrastructure construction (see S. 470), S2007 [25FE] (see 
        H.R. 859), H815 [25FE]
      ------allow the unused portion of the low-income housing credit, 
        for buildings financed with tax exempt State bonds, to be used 
        for the construction of military housing (see H.R. 3451), 
        H12791 [18NO]
      ------authorize Federal entities to take control of certain 
        State child support enforcement programs (see H.R. 1488), 
        H2202 [20AP]
      ------collection and payment of State taxes imposed on goods 
        sold on Indian lands (see H.R. 1814), H3170 [13MY]
      ------designate renewal communities (see S. 463), S1926 [24FE] 
        (see H.R. 815), H793 [24FE]
      ------determination of tip credits relative to State and local 
        laws and exemption of certain tips from taxation (see H.R. 
        1921), H3604 [25MY]
      ------eligibility of veterans for mortgage revenue bond 
        financing (see H.R. 1215), H1595 [23MR]
      ------encourage production and use of electric vehicles (see S. 
        1230), S7127 [16JN] (see H.R. 1108), H1267 [15MR]
      ------ensure employees retain hospital insurance tax exemption 
        relative to consolidation of a political subdivision with the 
        State (see H.R. 873), H815 [25FE]
      ------equitable treatment for certain individuals performing 
        duties on vessels relative to State and local taxes (see S. 
        893), S4256 [27AP] (see H.R. 1293), H1799 [25MR]
      ------exclude from gross income payments made to tobacco quota 
        and allotment holders and tobacco growers pursuant to the 
        settlement agreement between a State and tobacco product 
        manufacturers (see H.R. 2748), H7882 [5AU]
      ------exempt small issue bonds for agriculture from the State 
        volume cap (see S. 1038), S5264 [13MY] (see H.R. 1810), H3170 
        [13MY]
      ------increase amount of low-income housing credits allocated in 
        each State and index amounts for inflation (see S. 1017), 
        S5155 [12MY]
      ------increase maximum contribution allowable to education 
        individual retirement accounts, allow flexibility in State 
        prepaid tuition plans, and prevent the cancellation of certain 
        benefits by other benefits (see S. 1054), S5371 [14MY]
      ------increase State cap on private activity bonds (see S. 459), 
        S1926 [24FE] (see H.R. 864), H815 [25FE]
      ------issuance of tax-exempt private activity bonds to assist 
        States in the construction and rehabilitation of public 
        schools (see S. 526), S2209 [3MR] (see H.R. 2514), H5571 
        [14JY]
      ------make permanent the moratorium on the taxation of Internet 
        and interactive computer service commerce (see S. 328), S1076 
        [28JA] (see S. 1611), S11255 [22SE] (see H.R. 3252), H11702 
        [8NO]
      ------modify air transportation tax relative to intrastate 
        flights in Alaska and Hawaii (see S. 888), S4256 [27AP]
      ------modify restrictions on refinancing of certain bonds issued 
        to local governments to finance governmental services (see S. 
        1446), S9378 [27JY]
      ------modify the low-income housing credit (see H.R. 175), H237 
        [7JA] (see H.R. 2400), H5178 [30JN]
      ------permit disclosure of certain tax information to facilitate 
        combined Federal and State employment tax reporting (see S. 
        1328), S8084 [1JY]
      ------permit private educational institutions to maintain 
        certain qualified tuition programs (see H.R. 588), H459 [4FE]
      ------prohibit imposition of discriminatory commuter taxes by 
        political subdivisions of States (see S. 1246), S7324 [21JN]
      ------provide a credit for holders of community open space bonds 
        issued to generate funds for qualified environmental 
        infrastructure projects (see S. 1558), S10390 [5AU]
      ------provide a source of interest-free capital for school 
        construction and renovation in States experiencing increased 
        enrollment (see H.R. 996), H1012 [4MR]
      ------provide tax-exempt status for organizations created by a 
        State to provide property and casualty insurance coverage for 
        property (see S. 1136), S6049 [26MY] (see H.R. 264), H241 
        [7JA]
      ------repeal income tax, abolish the IRS, and institute a 
        national retail sales tax (see H.R. 1467), H2132 [15AP] (see 
        H.R. 2001), H3710 [27MY] (see H.R. 2525), H5571 [14JY]
      ------repeal income tax and institute a national sales tax (see 
        S. Res. 24), S345 [19JA]
      ------restore deduction for lobbying expenses in connection with 
        State legislation (see H.R. 2948), H8665 [24SE]
      ------treatment of certain stipends paid from a State program to 
        volunteer workers who have attained age 60 (see H.R. 3119), 
        H10611 [20OC]
      ------treatment of distributions from State prepaid tuition 
        programs used to pay higher education expenses for the 
        designated beneficiary (see S. 387), S1367 [8FE]
      ------treatment of economic subsidies provided by State and 
        local governments to lure or retain businesses (see H.R. 
        1060), H1162 [10MR]
      ------treatment of governmental pension plans of U.S. 
        possessions (see H.R. 462), H375 [2FE]
      ------treatment of Indian tribal governments as State, local 
        governments or nonprofit organizations relative to 
        unemployment compensation (see S. 1726), S12633 [14OC] (see 
        H.R. 1943), H3693 [26MY]
      ------treatment of property tax reduction vouchers received by 
        senior citizens in exchange for volunteer work (see H.R. 
        1011), H1012 [4MR]
      ------treatment of reductions in State tax revenues relative to 
        the provision of an earned income tax credit to recipients of 
        temporary assistance for needy families block grants (see H.R. 
        2787), H7883 [5AU]
      ------treatment of State tuition programs (see H.R. 58), H233 
        [7JA]
      Telecommunications: preserve State and local authority over the 
        construction and placement of personal wireless service 
        facilities (see H.R. 952), H955 [3MR]
      ------preserve State and local authority to regulate the 
        placement, construction, and modification of certain 
        facilities (see S. 1538), S10389 [5AU] (see H.R. 2834), H8099 
        [9SE]
      ------State and local government regulation of citizens band 
        radio equipment (see H.R. 2346), H4911 [24JN]
      Telephones: develop a plan for efficient allocation of telephone 
        numbers to limit the creation of new area codes (see S. 765), 
        S3594 [12AP] (see H.R. 2439), H5333 [1JY]
      ------regulate interstate commerce in the use of mobile 
        telephones (see S. 1755), S12931 [20OC]
      ------regulate interstate commerce in the use of mobile 
        telephones and strengthen and clarify prohibitions on 
        electronic eavesdropping (see H.R. 3489), H12792 [18NO]
      Tennessee: include additional counties as part of Appalachian 
        region (see S. 1325), S8084 [1JY] (see H.R. 1255), H1695 
        [24MR] (see H.R. 1718), H2919 [6MY]
      Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act (H.R. 1180): 
        consideration of conference report (see H. Res. 387), H12225 
        [17NO]
      ------corrections in enrollment (see H. Con. Res. 236), H12793 
        [18NO]
      Tobacco products: strengthen State efforts to limit access to 
        minors (see H.R. 144), H236 [7JA]
      Transportation: prohibit States from imposing a discriminatory 
        commuter tax on nonresidents (see H.R. 2014), H3856 [8JN]
      Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century: repeal the 
        Interstate System Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Pilot 
        Program (see H.R. 1252), H1695 [24MR]
      Unemployment: expand eligibility for, and strengthen 
        administrative financing of, the unemployment compensation 
        program and improve the solvency of State accounts in the 
        Unemployment Trust Fund (see H.R. 1830), H3215 [17MY]
      ------improve the collection of Federal unemployment taxes and 
        the provision of such revenues for employment security 
        administration (see S. 462), S1926 [24FE] (see H.R. 3174), 
        H11144 [28OC]
      Vermont: participation in the State Infrastructure Bank Pilot 
        Program (see S. 1862), S13972 [4NO]
      Veterans: increase burial benefits paid for plot allowances and 
        pay States for plot allowances for veterans eligible for 
        burial in a national cemetery who are buried in cemeteries of 
        such States (see S. 1489), S10221 [4AU] (see H.R. 2586), H6351 
        [22JY]
      Voting: guarantee the right of all active duty military 
        personnel, merchant mariners, and their dependents to vote in 
        Federal, State, and local elections (see H.R. 2685), H6963 
        [3AU]
      ------require States to permit individuals to register to vote 
        in an election for Federal office on the date of the election 
        (see H.R. 2864), H8289 [14SE]
      Water: authorize appropriations for State water pollution 
        control revolving funds (see S. 1699), S12101 [6OC] (see H.R. 
        2720), H7881 [5AU]
      ------authorize EPA grants to States to maximize the available 
        water supply and develop alternative water sources (see S. 
        968), S4792 [5MY] (see H.R. 1106), H1258 [11MR]
      ------State sovereignty over water within borders (see S. 685), 
        S3123 [23MR] (see H.R. 2456), H5333 [1JY]
      ------use of State revolving loan funds for water conservation 
        and quality improvement programs (see S. 188), S343 [19JA]
      Water pollution: restore estuary habitats through more efficient 
        financing of projects and the enhanced coordination of Federal 
        and non-Federal programs (see S. 835), S3914 [20AP] (see H.R. 
        1775), H3085 [12MY]
      Wild and Scenic Rivers Act: ensure congressional involvement in 
        State actions relative to designation of rivers as wild, 
        scenic, or recreational rivers (see H.R. 2857), H8289 [14SE]
      Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act: delegate management 
        powers to States (see H.R. 2874), H8374 [15SE]
      Women: ratify equal rights amendment as part of the Constitution 
        upon ratification by certain State legislatures (see H. Res. 
        37), H419 [3FE]
  Chronologies
      Georgia-South Carolina border agreement for the lower reaches of 
        the Savannah River to the sea, S8271 [12JY]
  Cloture motions
      Crime: promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), S9209 [26JY], S9451 [28JY]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), motion to proceed, S9014 [22JY]
      Education Flexibility Partnership Demonstration Act: allow State 
        participation in activities (S. 280), S2270 [4MR], S2358 
        [5MR], S2398, S2408 [8MR], S2464 [9MR], S2478, S2479 [10MR]
  Conference reports
      Education Flexibility Partnership Act (H.R. 800), H2144-H2148 
        [20AP]
      Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act (H.R. 1180), 
        H12174-H12222 [17NO]
  Cost Estimates
      Dakota Water Resources Act (S. 623): CBO, S14778 [18NO]
      Youth Drug and Mental Health Services Act (S. 976): CBO, S13252-
        S13254 [27OC]
  Court documents
      Robert Davis v. Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, H6879 
        [3AU]
      Sip & Save Liquors, Inc. v. Richard M. Dailey and William D. 
        O'Donaghue, H6876-H6879 [3AU]
  Descriptions
      Adopt a School Program: North Carolina Dept. of Public 
        Instruction, H9188 [30SE]
      Alternative Penalty Procedure Relative to State Child Support 
        Disbursement Requirements (S. 1844), S13721 [2NO]
      Poverty Data Correction Act (S. 204), S636 [19JA]
      Prohibit States From Imposing Restrictions on Additional 
        Children Relative to the Temporary Assistance to Needy 
        Families Program (S. 209), S651 [19JA]
  Examples
      Effect of Medicare cuts on senior citizens: Massachusetts Senior 
        Action Council, E1241 [14JN]
  Excerpts
      Child Safety and Youth Violence Prevention Act (H.R. 1501): 
        Goodling amendment on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency 
        Prevention Act provisions on mental health treatment, H4515 
        [17JN]
      Social Security Act: Section 1903(D)(3) relative to money 
        recovered by States with respect to medical assistance, S2833 
        [17MR]
  Explanations
      Exempt Law Enforcement Officers From State Laws Prohibiting 
        Carrying of Concealed Handguns (H.R. 218), E11 [6JA]
      Family Planning State Flexibility Act (S. 737), S3467 [25MR]
      National Violence Prevention Initiative, S10738-S10741 [10SE]
  Factsheets
      Foster Care Independence Act (S. 1327), S8123 [1JY]
      Impact of 1999 Drought on Ohio Crop and Livestock Farms, H9231 
        [1OC]
  Forewords
      Social Statistics and the City Report by David M. Heer: Senator 
        Moynihan, S588 [19JA], S1172 [3FE]
  Forms
      Application for local communities to apply for teacher 
        assistance grants, S11607 [29SE]
      IRS income tax forms: Schedule A--itemized deductions, H2110 
        [15AP]
      ------Schedule B--interest and ordinary dividends, H2111 [15AP]
  Letters
      Academic Achievement for All Act (Straight A's Act): Gary 
        Huggins, Education Leaders Council, H10695 [21OC]
      Accountability in disadvantaged students programs: Gordon M. 
        Ambach, Council of Chief State School Officers, S12153 [7OC]
      ------Michael J. Davis, New Mexico Dept. of Education, S12153 
        [7OC]
      ------Raymond C. Scheppach, National Governors' Association, 
        S12157 [7OC]
      Address problem of disproportionate minority confinement in 
        juvenile correctional facilities: several law professors, 
        S5563 [19MY]
      Affordable housing for low-income families: National Low Income 
        Housing Coalition, H7423 [5AU], E1794 [5AU]
      Allow States to enact voluntary public financing legislation 
        relative to Federal elections: several citizen groups, S12758 
        [18OC]
      American Land Sovereignty Protection Act: Bernd von Droste, 
        UNESCO, H3422 [20MY]
      ------Bob Lessard, Minnesota State Senate, H3411 [20MY]
      ------Don Wesson, Pulp & Paperworkers' Resource Council, H3412 
        [20MY]
      ------Donald P. Hodel, H3411 [20MY]
      ------G. Ray Arnett, H3411 [20MY]
      ------Jeane J. Kirkpatrick, H3412 [20MY]
      ------Tom DeWeese, American Policy Center, H3406 [20MY]
      ------Tony Knowles, Governor of Alaska, H3423 [20MY]
      ------William P. Clark, H3412 [20MY]
      Assist States to establish and maintain computer records of 
        violent juvenile offenders: Gilbert G. Gallegos, Fraternal 
        Order of Police, H4376 [16JN]
      Boxing Reform Act: Muhammad Ali, H11654 [8NO]
      ------Muhammad and Lonnie Ali, H11653 [8NO]
      ------National Association of Attorneys General, H11653 [8NO]
      ------Representative Bliley, Committee on Commerce (House), 
        H11652 [8NO]
      ------Representative Goodling, Committee on Education and the 
        Workforce (House), H11652 [8NO]
      Child Custody Protection Act: Joel J. Alpert, American Academy 
        of Pediatrics and Lawrence S. Neistein, Society for Adolescent 
        Medicine, H5108 [30JN]
      Clarify liability for certain recycling transactions under 
        CERCLA: several organizations, S7262 [18JN]
      Competition in electric power industry: Bill Richardson, Sec. of 
        Energy, S5289 [13MY]
      Conservation and Reinvestment Act: James B. Hunt, Jr., Governor 
        of North Carolina, S11031 [16SE]
      ------Jim Hodges, Governor of South Carolina, S11030 [16SE]
      ------Roy Barnes, Governor of Georgia, S11030 [16SE]
      Dairy compacts and consumer prices: several Senators, S10168 
        [4AU]
      Dairy compacts and interstate commerce: several Senators, S10167 
        [4AU]
      Dept. of Agriculture milk marketing order system: Charles R. 
        Rawls, Dept. of Agriculture, S10140 [4AU]
      ------Leland Swenson, National Farmers Union, S10142 [4AU]
      ------Michael J. Rodrigues, H8486 [22SE]
      ------Pete Sepp, National Taxpayers Union, S10142 [4AU]
      Dept. of HUD Disaster Recovery Initiative funds for ice storm 
        damage in Maine: Cardell Cooper, Dept. of HUD, H3268 [18MY]
      Designate Yucca Mountain, NV, as nuclear waste disposal site: 
        Bill Richardson, Sec. of Energy, S3674 [14AP]
      ------President Clinton, S3675 [14AP]
      Education Flexibility Partnership Act: Bill Wheeler, Reed 
        Springs R-IV, MO, School District, S1985 [25FE]
      ------Charles McGraw, Blue Springs, MO, School District, S1985 
        [25FE]
      ------Earnie Williamson, H915 [3MR]
      ------Kenneth C. Bowman, Jr., Carthage R-IX, MO, School 
        District, S1985 [25FE]
      ------Larry E. Ewing, Rolla, MO, School District, S1985 [25FE]
      ------Larry Graves, Valley R-VI, MO, School District, S1985 
        [25FE]
      ------Lisa G. Keegan, Arizonia Dept. of Education, E424 [11MR]
      ------Lonnie Spurlock, Kirbyville R-VI, MO, School District, 
        S1985 [25FE]
      ------Nicholas J. Thiele, Pemiscott County, MO, Special School 
        District, S1986 [25FE]
      ------Ronald Lankford, Webb City R-VII, MO, School District, 
        S1985 [25FE]
      ------Steve Gordon, H914 [3MR]
      ------William E. View, Harrisburg, MO, School District, S1985 
        [25FE]
      Education Flexibility Partnership Act waivers relative to 
        science and math teacher training: Gerald Wheeler, National 
        Science Teacher Association, H1108 [10MR]
      Educational assistance for homeless children and youth: Kathy 
        Reid, Texas Homeless Network, H8443 [21SE]
      ------Rick Taylor, Coalition on Homelessness and Housing in 
        Ohio, H8443 [21SE]
      ------Roy Morley, Iowa Dept. of Education, H8443 [21SE]
      ------Walter E. Varner, Maryland Dept. of Education, H8442 
        [21SE]
      Efficient allocation of telephone numbers to limit the creation 
        of new area codes: Bob Rowe, National Association of 
        Regulatory Utility Commissioners, H7346 [5AU]
      ------William E. Kennard, FCC, H7348 [5AU]
      Exempt hydraulic fracturing from Safe Drinking Water Act 
        definition of underground injection: Carol M. Browner, EPA, 
        S3452 [25MR]
      Exemption of certain managed health care plans and HMO's from 
        State regulations: Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association and 
        Health Insurance Association of America, H8959 [28SE]
      ------Mary Nell Lehnhard and Jack Ericksen, Blue Cross and Blue 
        Shield Association, H8959 [28SE]
      Extend moratorium on Dept. of the Interior implementation of 
        certain Indian gaming regulations or tribal-State gambling 
        compacts: Clarence E. Anthony, National League of Cities, 
        S2982 [19MR]
      ------Jeffrey K. Taylor, Christian Coalition, S2982 [19MR]
      ------Kay C. James, National Gambling Impact Study Commission, 
        S2981 [19MR]
      ------Nelson Kempsky and Christine Milliken, National 
        Association of Attorneys General, S2982 [19MR]
      ------Tom Carper and Michael O. Leavitt, National Governors' 
        Association, S2981 [19MR]
      Federal Financial Assistance Management Improvement Act: 
        Representative Burton, Committee on Government Reform (House), 
        H11240 [2NO]
      ------Representative Shuster, Committee on Transportation and 
        Infrastructure (House), H11239 [2NO]
      ------several State and local government organizations, S2011 
        [25FE]
      Firearms Rights, Responsibilities, and Remedies Act: Alex 
        Penelas, S3137 [23MR]
      ------James K. Hahn, S3137 [23MR]
      ------Joseph P. Ganim, S3137 [23MR]
      ------Kathleen M. Sullivan, S3137 [23MR]
      ------Louise H. Renne, S3137 [23MR]
      ------Sarah Brady, Handgun Control Inc., S3138 [23MR]
      Foreign aid certification of Mexico's drug enforcement efforts: 
        George W. Bush, Governor of Texas, Jane Dee Hull, Governor of 
        Arizonia, and Gary E. Johnson, Governor of New Mexico, H1265 
        [15MR]
      Foster Care Independence Act: Representative Archer, Committee 
        on Ways and Means (House), H4985 [25JN]
      ------Representative Bliley, Committee on Commerce (House), 
        H4985 [25JN]
      ------Representative Nancy L. Johnson, Committee on Ways and 
        Means (House), H4983 [25JN]
      Full funding of Federal payment-in-lieu-of-taxes to States 
        relative to public lands: Mike Cooney, Montana Sec. of State, 
        H3362 [19MY]
      Improve health of children: Jennifer L. Howse, March of Dimes 
        (organization), S2581 [11MR]
      ------Lawrence A. McAndrews, National Association of Children's 
        Hospitals, S2580 [11MR]
      Improve the collection of Federal unemployment taxes and the 
        provision of such revenues for employment security 
        administration: Dan Danner, National Federation of Independent 
        Business, S1946 [24FE]
      ------Eric J. Oxfeld, Strategic Services on Unemployment & 
        Workers' Compensation (organization), S1946 [24FE]
      Individuals With Disabilities Education Act funding: Tom Carper, 
        James B. Hunt, Jr., Michael O. Leavitt and Mike Huckabee, 
        National Governors' Association, S3363 [25MR]
      Investigation of alleged abuses by State taxing authorities 
        against former residents: Representative Weller, E1773 [5AU]
      Law enforcement community policing programs: Edward F. Davis 
        III, Lowell, MA, Police Dept., S8994 [22JY]
      ------Paul F. Evans, Boston, MA, Police Dept., S8993 [22JY]
      ------Paula C. Mera, Springfield, MA, Police Dept., S8994 [22JY]
      Make corrections in Medicare, Medicaid, and State Children's 
        Health Insurance Program relative to the Balanced Budget Act: 
        John D. Podesta, Executive Office of the President, H12750 
        [18NO]
      Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Balanced Budget Refinement Act: 
        Representative Archer, Committee on Ways and Means (House), 
        E2301 [8NO]
      ------Representative Bliley, Committee on Commerce (House), 
        H11614 [5NO], E2301 [8NO]
      ------Representative Rangel, H11615 [5NO]
      ------several Democratic Representatives, E2299 [8NO]
      Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Balanced Budget Refinement Act 
        impact on medical education programs: several Representatives, 
        H11620 [5NO]
      Microcap Fraud Prevention Act: Peter C. Hildreth, North American 
        Securities Administrators Association, Inc., S6792 [9JN]
      ------Richard H. Walker, SEC, S6792 [9JN]
      Motor vehicle titling and registration requirements relative to 
        salvage, nonrepairable, and rebuilt vehicles: Jennifer M. 
        Granholm, Michigan Attorney General, S3125 [23MR]
      ------Patricia Sturdevant, National Association of Consumer 
        Advocates, S3124 [23MR]
      ------Richard Blumenthal, Bill Lockyer, and Tom Miller, National 
        Association of Attorneys General, S3124 [23MR]
      Municipal Solid Waste Interstate Transportation and Local 
        Authority Act: several Governors, S4130 [22AP]
      ------Tom Ridge, Governor of Pennsylvania, S4131 [22AP]
      National identification card law repeal: Jane Orient, S11067 
        [16SE]
      ------several organizations, S11067 [16SE]
      National Salvage Motor Vehicle Consumer Protection Act: Anne S. 
        Ferro, Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration, S5022 [11MY]
      ------Edward R. Pemble, Idaho Dept. of Motor Vehicles, S5024 
        [11MY]
      ------Eltra Nelson, Chuck Schaub, and Victoria D. Whitlock, 
        Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration, S5022 [11MY]
      ------Judith Overbeek, Michigan Dept. of State, S5023 [11MY]
      ------Kay Covington, Louisiana Dept. of Public Safety and 
        Corrections, S5024 [11MY]
      ------Kenneth M. Beam, American Association of Motor Vehicle 
        Administrators, S5022 [11MY]
      ------Mari Miller, Oregon Dept. of Transportation, DMV Services, 
        S5024 [11MY]
      ------Mike Gamble, Alabama Dept. of Revenue, Motor Vehicle 
        Division/Title Section, S5025 [11MY]
      ------Richard E. Jackson, Jr., New York Dept. of Motor Vehicles, 
        S5024 [11MY]
      ------Roger D. Cross, Wisconsin Dept. of Transportation, S5025 
        [11MY]
      ------Susan G. Pikrallidas, American Automobile Association, 
        S14831 [18NO]
      Northeast Interstate Dairy Compact reauthorization and 
        implementation of certain milk price structures as part of a 
        consolidation of Federal milk marketing orders: Council of 
        State Governments, S12225 [7OC]
      ------Robert W. Spear, Maine Dept. of Agriculture, S12224 [7OC]
      Permit State and local educational agencies to establish uniform 
        disciplinary policies for possession of weapons under the 
        Individuals With Disabilities Education Act: Anne L. Bryant, 
        National School Boards Association, H4531 [17JN]
      ------Bruce Hunter, American Association of School 
        Administrators, H4531 [17JN]
      ------Gerald Tirozzi, National Association of Secondary School 
        Principals, H4530 [17JN]
      Pharmaceutical Aid to Older Americans Act: Janice Jackson, 
        National Association of Area Agencies on Aging, S14707 [17NO]
      ------Kathleen C. Konka, National Association of State Units on 
        Aging, S14707 [17NO]
      Preemption of State and local laws relative to GATT and NAFTA: 
        Charlene Barshefsky, U.S. Trade Representative, H7369 [5AU]
      Prohibit Federal recoupment of Medicaid funds from State tobacco 
        settlements: Betty Lou Ward, National Association of Counties, 
        S1158 [3FE]
      ------Christine O. Gregoire and Betty Montgomery, National 
        Association of Attorneys General, S1157 [3FE]
      ------Clarence E. Anthony, National League of Cities, S1158 
        [3FE]
      ------Dan Blue, National Conference of State Legislatures, S1157 
        [3FE]
      ------Patrick J. O'Donnell, Nebraska State Legislature, E802 
        [28AP]
      ------Sally K. Richardson, Center for Medicaid and State 
        Operations, S1160 [3FE]
      ------Thomas R. Carper and Michael O. Leavitt, National 
        Governors' Association, S1157 [3FE]
      Protect children from exposure to explicit sexual or violent 
        material and prevent youth violence: Representative Conyers, 
        Committee on the Judiciary (House), H4403 [16JN]
      Provide remedies for sovereign tribal governments relative to 
        gaming compacts and gaming participation laws: Bruce Babbitt, 
        Sec. of the Interior, S10554 [8SE]
      Public Land and Recreation Investment Act: Rodger Schlickeisen, 
        Defenders of Wildlife (organization) and Carl Pope, Sierra 
        Club, S2283 [4MR]
      ------William H. Meadows, Wilderness Society, S2284 [4MR]
      Regulation of firearm transfers at gun shows: Edward A. Flynn, 
        Police Executive Research Forum, S5128 [12MY]
      ------Hubert Williams, Police Foundation, S5128 [12MY]
      ------Jess Quintero, Hispanic American Police Command Officers 
        Association, S5129 [12MY]
      ------Robert L. Stewart, National Organization of Black Law 
        Enforcement Executives, S5129 [12MY]
      Relief for agriculture losses in drought-affected States: Bob 
        Taft, Governor of Ohio, H9231 [1OC]
      ------several Governors, H9231 [1OC]
      Repeal certain habeas corpus requirements relative to Federal 
        review of State judgments: several former attorneys general, 
        S606 [19JA]
      Restrict disclosures of medical information by insurance 
        companies: Representative Ganske, H6730 [30JY]
      State and Federal roles in enacting consumer protections for 
        group health plans: George Reider, Jr., and Kathleen Sebelius, 
        National Association of Insurance Commissioners, S8230 [12JY]
      ------Republican Governors Association, S8465 [14JY], S8548 
        [15JY]
      Stuttgart National Aquaculture Research Center redesignation as 
        the Harry K. Dupree Stuttgart National Aquaculture Research 
        Center: Kevin A. Smith, Arkansas State Senate, S8137 [1JY]
      Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration grants 
        for religious organizations providing substance abuse 
        treatment: Richard T. Foltin, Office of Government and 
        International Affairs, S13860 [3NO]
      ------Rob Cavenaugh, Unitarian Universalist Association of 
        Congregations, S13861 [3NO]
      Suspend Davis-Bacon Act wage requirements in Presidentially 
        declared disaster areas: Coalition To Repeal the Davis-Bacon 
        Act, S12179 [7OC]
      ------several Representatives, S12181 [7OC]
      Tax treatment of distributions from State prepaid tuition 
        programs used to pay higher education expenses for the 
        designated beneficiary: Marshall Bennett, College Savings Plan 
        Network (organization), S1369 [8FE]
      ------Paul P. Borden, Kentucky Higher Education Assistance 
        Authority, S1369 [8FE]
      Tax treatment of Indian tribal governments as State, local 
        governments or nonprofit organizations relative to 
        unemployment compensation: Lindy L. Paull, Committee on 
        Taxation (Joint), S12639 [14OC]
      Television Parental Guidelines System and V-chip television 
        sets: Jack Valenti, Motion Picture Association of America, 
        Decker Anstrom, National Cable Television Association, and 
        Edward O. Fritts, National Association of Broadcasters, S5207 
        [13MY]
      ------Kathryn Montgomery, Center for Media Education, S5207 
        [13MY]
      ------several organizations, S5206 [13MY]
      ------several Senators and former Senators, S5206 [13MY]
      Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program funding: 
        Benjamin J. Cayetano, Governor of Hawaii, S2884 [18MR]
      Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act: several 
        Representatives, E2523 [19NO]
      Treatment of Internet and interactive computer service commerce 
        under the Twenty-First Amendment Enforcement Act: several 
        information technology businesses and associations, H6871 
        [3AU]
      Twenty-First Amendment Enforcement Act: Carla J. Stovall, Kansas 
        Attorney General, H6860 [3AU]
      ------Don Stenberg, Nebraska Attorney General, H6860 [3AU]
      ------Jan Graham, Utah Attorney General, H6860 [3AU]
      ------Jennifer M. Granholm, Michigan Attorney General, H6859 
        [3AU]
      ------Mark L. Earley, Virginia Attorney General, H6859 [3AU]
      ------Mike Fisher, Pennsylvania Attorney General, H6860 [3AU]
      ------several State attorneys general, H6859 [3AU]
      ------Tom Reilly, Massachusetts Attorney General, H6860 [3AU]
      Upper Delaware River Scenic and Recreational River Mongaup 
        Visitor Center Act: Donald J. Barry, Dept. of the Interior, 
        S8509 [14JY]
      Use of offshore oil and gas revenues to fund State and local 
        coastal conservation programs: several Governors, S11914 [5OC]
      Use of offshore oil and gas revenues to fund State and local 
        conservation programs of coastal States: Elton Bomer, Texas 
        Sec. of State, S11065 [16SE]
      ------R. Bruce Josten, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, S13927 [4NO]
      ------several Governors, S13927 [4NO]
      ------several Senators, S14677 [17NO]
      ------several individuals and organizations, S13926 [4NO], 
        S14677 [17NO]
      Violent and Repeat Juvenile Offender Accountability and 
        Rehabilitation Act: National Governors' Association, S5721 
        [20MY]
      Violent Offender Incarceration/Truth-in-Sentencing Prison 
        Construction Grant Program funding: several Governors, H7198 
        [4AU]
      Waive Federal Medicaid claim to State tobacco settlements if 
        State uses funds only for smoking reduction and public health 
        programs: Alan G. Lance, Idaho Attorney General, S2890 [18MR]
      ------Donna E. Shalala, Sec. of HHS, S2831 [17MR], S2894 [18MR]
      ------Fran Du Melle, American Lung Association, S2882 [18MR]
      ------Matthew L. Myers, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids 
        (organization), S2883 [18MR]
      ------Tom Carper and Michael O. Leavitt, National Governors' 
        Association, S2891, S2894 [18MR]
      Welfare-to-Work program reauthorization to provide additional 
        resources and flexibility: Alexis M. Herman, Sec. of Labor, 
        S8090 [1JY]
  Lists
      Adopt a School Program: North Carolina Dept. of Public 
        Instruction, H9188 [30SE]
      Agencies involved in establishing Minnesota as a High Intensity 
        Drug Trafficking Area, S8047 [1JY]
      Amendments to S. 254, Violent and Repeat Juvenile Offender 
        Accountability and Rehabilitation Act, S5328 [14MY]
      Cosponsors of Biden amendment on community policing programs to 
        S. 1217, Depts. of Commerce, Justice, and State, the 
        Judiciary, and related agencies appropriations, S8990 [22JY]
      Court cases relative to the second amendment to the Constitution 
        on the right to bear arms, H8646 [24SE]
      DAV veterans' health care rallies, S6177 [27MY]
      Examples of horrible prison conditions involving juveniles, 
        H4431 [16JN]
      Examples of horrible prison conditions involving mentally ill 
        and disabled prisoners, H4431 [16JN]
      Examples of horrible prison conditions involving women, H4431 
        [16JN]
      Groups supporting S. 881, Medical Information Protection Act, 
        S4265 [27AP]
      Organizations supporting S. 446, Resources 2000 Act, S8853 
        [20JY]
      Organizations supporting the Women's Educational Equity Act, 
        H10509 [20OC]
      State bonds under H.R. 1660, Public School Modernization Act, 
        E846 [4MY]
      Supporters of H.R. 2300, Academic Achievement for All Act 
        (Straight A's Act), H10697 [21OC]
      Supporters of S. 1800, Food Stamp Outreach and Research for Kids 
        (FORK) Act, S13260 [27OC]
      Violations of Federal and State laws by the alleged perpetrators 
        of the crimes at Columbine High School, S4243 [27AP], H2332 
        [27AP]
  Memorandums
      Address Problem of Disproportionate Minority Confinement in 
        Juvenile Facilities: Roger Clegg, Center for Equal 
        Opportunity, S5570 [19MY]
      Agriculture Loss Estimates in Drought-Affected States: Several 
        States, H9231, H9232 [1OC]
      Homestead Property Bankruptcy Exemption: Robin Jeweler, 
        Congressional Research Service, S14483 [10NO]
      Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Balanced Budget Refinement Act: 
        Several Democratic Representatives, E2299 [8NO]
  Motions
      Alcoholic beverages: enforcement of State, territory, or 
        possession laws in Federal court relative to interstate 
        transportation of liquor (H.R. 2031), H6886 [3AU]
      Crime: national policy to control juvenile crime and violence 
        (S. 254), S5018 [11MY], S5142, S5145 [12MY], S5237, S5240 
        [13MY], S5326 [14MY], S5581, S5582 [19MY]
      ------prohibit taking minors across State lines to avoid State 
        laws requiring parental notification of abortions (H.R. 1218), 
        H5120 [30JN]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), H4555 [17JN], H6723 [30JY], H8563, 
        H8567, H8595, H8600 [23SE], H8645, H8653, H8658 [24SE], H9965 
        [13OC], H10078 [14OC]
      Education: assist local educational agencies in enabling 
        students to meet academic achievement standards (H.R. 2300), 
        H10714 [21OC]
      ------spending of a greater percentage of Federal tax dollars on 
        children's classrooms (H.R. 2), H10654 [21OC]
      Education Flexibility Partnership Demonstration Act: allow State 
        participation in activities (H.R. 800), H1549 [23MR]
      ------allow State participation in activities (S. 280), S2200 
        [3MR], S2395 [8MR], S2557, S2560, S2561, S2563, S2566, S2567 
        [11MR]
  Papers
      ID Cards--Some Personal Views From Around the World: Privacy 
        International (organization), S11067 [16SE]
  Petitions
      State requirements relative to nitrogen oxide emissions 
        standards: several Mayors of U.S. cities, S9215 [26JY]
  Petitions and memorials
      Alaska: American Land Sovereignty Protection Act, H3422 [20MY]
      Maine: Northeast Interstate Dairy Compact, S12224 [7OC]
      Mandatory disclosure of salvage history and major damage to 
        motor vehicles: National Association of Attorneys General, 
        S3125 [23MR]
      Montana: full funding of Federal payment-in-lieu-of-taxes to 
        States relative to public lands, H3362 [19MY]
      Nebraska: prohibit Federal recoupment of Medicaid funds from 
        State tobacco settlements, E802 [28AP]
      Texas: use of offshore oil and gas revenues to fund State and 
        local conservation programs of coastal States, S11065 [16SE]
  Press releases
      National Motor Vehicle Title Information System: American 
        Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators, S5368 [14MY]
      ------Virginia Dept. of Motor Vehicles, S5368 [14MY]
  Proposals
      Implement National Gambling Impact Study Commission 
        recommendations relative to availability of cash through 
        automatic teller machines in gambling establishments, E1796 
        [5AU]
  Remarks in House
      Abortion: provide grants for State programs to provide pregnant 
        women with alternatives to abortion (H.R. 2901), H9028 [30SE], 
        E1906 [21SE]
      Air pollution: application of California State regulations 
        relative to reformulated gasoline in certain areas (H.R. 11), 
        H2555 [4MY]
      Alabama: Corps of Engineers projects funding, H2485 [29AP]
      ------voter rejection of State lottery proposal, H9958 [13OC]
      Alcoholic beverages: enforcement of State, territory, or 
        possession laws in Federal court relative to interstate 
        transportation of liquor (H.R. 2031), H6857-H6888 [3AU], E1740 
        [4AU]
      ------enforcement of State, territory, or possession laws in 
        Federal court relative to interstate transportation of liquor 
        (H.R. 2031), consideration (H. Res. 272), H6856, H6857 [3AU]
      ------enforcement of State, territory, or possession laws in 
        Federal court relative to interstate transportation of liquor 
        (H.R. 2031), corrections in engrossment, H6888 [3AU]
      ------enforcement of State, territory, or possession laws in 
        Federal court relative to interstate transportation of liquor 
        (H.R. 2031), motion to recommit, H6886, H6887 [3AU]
      ------require carriers to obtain signature at places of 
        residence for interstate shipping and delivery of liquor, 
        H6882, H6883 [3AU]
      ------study impact on underage drinking of enforcement of State, 
        territory, or possession laws in Federal court relative to 
        interstate transportation of liquor, H6883-H6887 [3AU]
      American Heritage Rivers Initiative: funding, H12768 [18NO]
      American Land Sovereignty Protection Act: exempt Biosphere 
        Reserves in Colorado, H3417-H3419 [20MY]
      American Medical Association Alliance: tribute to Save America's 
        Schools From Violence Program, H9903, H9904 [13OC]
      Arizona: protect permanent trust funds from erosion due to 
        inflation and modify the basis on which distributions are made 
        from those funds (H.R. 747), H6773-H6775 [2AU], E225 [11FE]
      Bankruptcy: prohibition on conversion of non-exempt assets into 
        exempt homestead property and preservation of States' rights 
        to set homestead exemptions, H2649, H2702, H2704 [5MY]
      Budget: assist CBO with scoring of State and local mandates 
        (H.R. 3257), H12003-H12005 [16NO]
      California: anniversary of statehood, E2350 [11NO]
      ------flood control projects funding, H2487 [29AP]
      Carnahan, Mel: Americans for the Arts and the U.S. Conference of 
        Mayors Award for State Arts Leadership recipient, E143 [4FE]
      Census: use of sampling to determine populations in States for 
        purposes of congressional redistricting, H1577 [23MR]
      Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: surveillance and 
        research of autism and related developmental diseases to 
        implement effective treatment and prevention strategies (H.R. 
        274), E35 [7JA]
      Chiang, John: San Fernando Valley Democratic Party Legislator of 
        the Year Award recipient, E994 [18MY]
      Chicago, IL: use of airport passenger facility charges to expand 
        runways, H4258 [15JN]
      Children and youth: address problem of disproportionate minority 
        confinement in juvenile correctional facilities, H4391 [16JN]
      ------anti-gang programs funding, H4378, H4379 [16JN]
      ------assist State and local prosecutors, and law enforcement 
        agencies, with implementation of juvenile justice witness 
        assistance programs (H.R. 3132), E2164 [21OC]
      ------confidential toll-free school safety hotlines funding, 
        H4380, H4381 [16JN]
      ------improve data collection and evaluation of children's 
        health coverage under the State Children's Health Insurance 
        Program and Medicaid (H.R. 1545), E758 [22AP]
      ------improve health of children (H.R. 1085), E424 [11MR]
      ------juvenile justice programs funding, H4377, H4378 [16JN]
      ------juvenile justice witness assistance programs funding, 
        H4379, H4380 [16JN]
      ------meet mental health and substance abuse treatment needs of 
        incarcerated children and youth (H.R. 837), E275 [24FE]
      ------mentoring programs funding, H4521, H4522 [17JN]
      ------provide State grants to improve child care (H.R. 2175), 
        E1207 [10JN], E2516 [19NO]
      ------require lead poisoning screening for enrollees in certain 
        Federal programs (H.R. 1996), E1122 [27MY]
      ------require States to certify that prospective foster parents 
        are being adequately trained, H4985, H4986 [25JN]
      ------State funding to assist the transition of children from 
        foster care to independent adults (H.R. 1802), H4675 [22JN], 
        H4959-H4988 [25JN]
      ------State funding to assist the transition of children from 
        foster care to independent adults (H.R. 1802), consideration 
        (H. Res. 221), H4957-H4959 [25JN]
      ------State funding to assist the transition of children from 
        foster care to independent adults (H.R. 3443), H12846 [18NO]
      Chippewa Cree Tribe: final settlement of water rights claims 
        (H.R. 795), H10127-H10131 [18OC], E258 [23FE]
      ------final settlement of water rights claims (S. 438), H12836-
        H12840 [18NO]
      Cincinnati, OH: sale of Blue Ash Airport, H4266 [15JN]
      Clean Air Act: remove a provision limiting States to 
        proportionately less assistance than their respective 
        populations and Federal tax payments (H.R. 2427), E1477 [1JY]
      Clean Water Act: compliance of any water quality agreement 
        between Alabama, Florida, and Georgia, H2487 [29AP]
      Community development: promote livable communities initiatives, 
        H298 [2FE], H625 [11FE], H660 [23FE], H1274 [16MR], H1733, 
        H1753 [25MR], H2556 [4MY], H2963, H2965, H2967, H2970 [11MY], 
        H3218 [18MY], H3463 [24MY], H4131 [14JN], H4997 [29JN], H5371 
        [13JY], H6427 [27JY], H8875 [28SE], H11203 [2NO], H11377 
        [3NO], H11648 [8NO], H11709 [9NO], H11974 [16NO], E318 [2MR], 
        E724 [21AP], E930 [11MY]
      Community Development Block Grant Program: funding, H7891, 
        H7906, H7907 [8SE]
      Computers: authorize the purchase of information technology 
        relative to year 2000 conversion by State and local 
        governments through Federal supply schedules (H.R. 1599), E793 
        [28AP]
      ------establish a grant program to assist State and local law 
        enforcement in investigating and prosecuting computer crimes 
        (H.R. 2816), E1801 [8SE]
      ------funding for States to correct year 2000 problem in 
        computers that administer State and local government programs 
        (H.R. 1022), H1008 [4MR], E349 [4MR]
      ------prohibit interference with interstate commerce on the 
        Internet or interactive computer services, H638 [11FE]
      Congress: consent for boundary change between Georgia and South 
        Carolina (H.J. Res. 62), H8429-H8431 [21SE]
      Connecticut State Technology Extension Program: funding, E1687 
        [30JY]
      Constitutional amendments: grant power to propose constitutional 
        amendments (H.J. Res. 29), E232 [12FE]
      Constitution--U.S.: distinction between the premise of 
        ``separation of church and state'' and free exercise of 
        religion, H9296-H9301 [4OC], H9880-H9886 [12OC], H10037 [14OC]
      Corps of Engineers: develop and implement a plan for Atlantic 
        coastal States to address problems with toxic microorganisms 
        in wetlands and waters, H2483 [29AP]
      ------develop and implement comprehensive program for fish 
        screens and passage devices at agricultural water diversions 
        (H.R. 1444), H11720-H11722 [9NO]
      ------multiple regional offices funding, H6520, H6537-H6539 
        [27JY]
      Courts: allow State courts to certify class action claims after 
        failing Federal court certification, H8585-H8588 [23SE]
      ------apply principles of Federal diversity jurisdiction to 
        interstate class actions (H.R. 1875), H8355 [15SE], H8561, 
        H8568-H8595 [23SE], E1026 [19MY], E1960 [24SE]
      ------apply principles of Federal diversity jurisdiction to 
        interstate class actions (H.R. 1875), consideration (H. Res. 
        295), H8563-H8567 [23SE]
      ------limit jurisdiction of Federal courts relative to prison 
        release orders, H4430-H4432 [16JN]
      ------limit jurisdiction of Federal courts relative to prison 
        release orders (H.R. 12), E1 [6JA]
      ------prohibit moving class action claims from State courts to 
        Federal courts by other than certified members of the class, 
        H8584 [23SE]
      ------prohibit moving tobacco company class action claims from 
        State courts to Federal courts, H8579-H8584 [23SE]
      ------provide for a three-judge panel to review applications for 
        injunctions relative to the constitutionality of Federal or 
        State legislation (H.R. 2986), E2009 [1OC]
      ------reporting requirements for eavesdropping and surveillance 
        activities of Federal and State law enforcement agencies (S. 
        1769), H12882-H12884 [18NO]
      ------treatment of class action lawsuits against firearm and 
        ammunition manufacturers, H8577, H8578 [23SE]
      Credit: protect consumers from payday lenders demanding 
        exorbitant interest rates and participating in other unfair 
        practices (H.R. 1684), H2642 [5MY]
      Crime: assist States to establish and maintain computer records 
        of violent juvenile offenders, H4376 [16JN]
      ------encourage States to incarcerate individuals convicted of 
        murder, rape, or child molestation, H4415-H4420 [16JN]
      ------establish Federal penalties for recruitment of individuals 
        for interstate street gangs and organized crime activity, 
        H4433, H4434 [16JN]
      ------exempt adult siblings, grandparents, and religious persons 
        from prohibition on taking minors across State lines to avoid 
        State laws requiring parental notification of abortions, 
        H5120, H5121 [30JN]
      ------improve automated interstate criminal identification 
        systems, H7367, H7368, H7375, H7376 [5AU]
      ------national policy to control juvenile crime and violence, 
        H3482-H3488 [24MY], H3507, H3509, H3510 [25MY], H3610, H3611, 
        H3612, H3613, H3614 [26MY]
      ------national policy to control juvenile crime and violence 
        (H.R. 2037), E1163 [8JN]
      ------national policy to control juvenile crime and violence (S. 
        254), E969 [14MY]
      ------national policy to control juvenile crime and violence (S. 
        254), return to Senate (H. Res. 249), H5677-H5680 [15JY]
      ------prohibit taking minors across State lines to avoid State 
        laws requiring parental notification of abortions (H.R. 1218), 
        H3868 [9JN], H4830 [24JN], H5102-H5123 [30JN], E1485 [1JY]
      ------prohibit taking minors across State lines to avoid State 
        laws requiring parental notification of abortions (H.R. 1218), 
        consideration (H. Res. 233), H5099-H5102 [30JN]
      ------prohibit taking minors across State lines to avoid State 
        laws requiring parental notification of abortions (H.R. 1218), 
        motion to recommit, H5120, H5121 [30JN]
      ------prohibit taking minors across State lines to avoid State 
        laws requiring parental notification of abortions (H.R. 3682), 
        H638 [11FE]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), H2276 [22AP], H3772, H3824 [8JN], H3870 
        [9JN], H4232, H4329 [15JN], H4345, H4347, H4349, H4364-H4469 
        [16JN], H4476-H4573 [17JN], H4663 [18JN], H4717-H4720 [22JN], 
        H8559, H8561, H8563 [23SE], H8631, H8632 [24SE], H8877 [28SE], 
        H11552 [4NO], H12173 [17NO], E1329, E1339, E1341 [18JN], E1972 
        [27SE], E2086 [13OC]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), consideration (H. Res. 209), H4350-
        H4364 [16JN]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), motion to instruct conferees, H6723-
        H6725 [30JY], H8439 [21SE], H8524-H8531 [22SE], H8563, H8595-
        H8613 [23SE], H8645-H8660 [24SE], H9965 [13OC], H10078-H10083 
        [14OC], E1960 [24SE]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), motion to recommit, H4569-H4572 [17JN]
      ------provide grants to improve reporting of unidentified and 
        missing persons, H7367 [5AU]
      ------provide grants to improve reporting of unidentified and 
        missing persons (H.R. 1915), H3535 [25MY], H3737-H3739, H3741 
        [7JN]
      Davis-Bacon Act: clarify inclusion relative to school 
        construction projects, H11409 [3NO]
      Dept. of Defense: development of Southwest Defense Complex, 
        E1899 [21SE]
      ------ensure that Federal construction contractors abide by 
        State tax, employment, and licensing regulations (H.R. 474), 
        E365 [9MR]
      ------transfer of property to local communities negotiating 
        under base closure laws, H4079 [10JN]
      Dept. of Education: allow certain counties flexibility in 
        spending funds (H.R. 127), H402 [3FE], H1979 [14AP], H11484 
        [4NO]
      ------establish the Pilot Child Centered Program, H10641-H10647 
        [21OC]
      ------prekindergarten programs funding, H10640 [21OC]
      ------prohibit funding for national teacher testing or 
        certification proposals and withholding of funding to States 
        or local agencies that fail to adopt specific teacher testing 
        or certification proposals (H.R. 1706), E858 [5MY]
      Dept. of Energy: weatherization assistance grants funding, 
        H5473-H5483, H5564 [14JY]
      Dept. of HHS: delay effective date of the final rule relative to 
        the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network, H12825, 
        H12826, H12829-H12832 [18NO], E2284 [5NO], E2524 [19NO]
      Dept. of HUD: affordable housing for low-income families 
        funding, H7423 [5AU], H7900, H7902, H7904, H7908 [8SE], H8042 
        [9SE], E1794 [5AU]
      ------distribute funds for homeless assistance grants to help 
        ensure that each State receives a certain percentage of such 
        funds (H.R. 1627), E820 [29AP]
      ------grants to States to supplement assistance for the 
        preservation of affordable housing for low-income families 
        (H.R. 425), E88 [20JA]
      ------notify grant applicants of technical deficiencies in order 
        to resubmit applications, H754 [24FE]
      Dept. of Justice: crime prevention and drug treatment programs 
        funding through offsets in the truth-in-sentencing block grant 
        program, H7197-H7200 [4AU]
      ------State and Local Law Enforcement Assistance Programs 
        funding (H.R. 1724), E895 [6MY]
      ------State Criminal Alien Assistance Program funding, H7000 
        [4AU]
      Dept. of the Interior: construct and operate a visitor center 
        for the Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River in New 
        York (H.R. 20), H9853, H9854 [12OC], E25 [7JA]
      ------prohibit funding for approval of gaming on Indian lands by 
        any means other than tribal-State compacts, H5520-H5531 
        [14JY], E1579 [16JY]
      ------restore funding to the State-side program of the Land and 
        Water Conservation Fund, H5409-H5419 [13JY]
      Dept. of Transportation: distribution limits on Federal transit 
        aid to States, H4773 [23JN]
      ------establish Federal standards for birth certificates and 
        drivers' licenses to prevent counterfeiting, H4760 [23JN]
      ------railroad mitigation funding, H10065, H10066 [14OC]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: conduct Stand Down events and 
        establish a pilot program that will provide for an annual 
        Stand Down event in each State (H.R. 566), E127 [3FE]
      ------veterans extended care facilities funding, H8052-H8054 
        [9SE]
      Des Plaines River: flood control project funding, H2486 [29AP], 
        H6520 [27JY]
      Disasters: allow States to receive in-lieu contributions for 
        areas with unstable soil, remove SBA housing assistance loan 
        requirements, and require public comment on certain FEMA 
        policy changes, H975 [4MR]
      District of Columbia: establish program to allow high school 
        graduates to pay in-State tuition rates at State colleges and 
        universities (H.R. 974), H3465-H3469 [24MY], H11170-H11176 
        [1NO], E1100 [26MY], E2278 [5NO]
      Drunken driving: efforts to prohibit the operation of motor 
        vehicles by intoxicated individuals and increase penalties for 
        offenders, H1174 [11MR]
      Ecology and environment: assessment, cleanup, and redevelopment 
        of brownfield sites, H4231 [15JN]
      ------encourage State response programs for contaminated sites, 
        remove barriers to cleanup of brownfield sites, and return 
        contaminated sites to economically productive or other 
        beneficial uses (H.R. 2580), E1626 [22JY]
      Education: allow students to transfer to another public school 
        if they are victims of violent crime or attend unsafe schools, 
        H10635, H10636 [21OC]
      ------assist local educational agencies in enabling students to 
        meet academic achievement standards (H.R. 2300), H4896-H4901 
        [24JN], H10375 [20OC], H10689-H10715 [21OC], E2325 [10NO]
      ------assist local educational agencies in enabling students to 
        meet academic achievement standards (H.R. 2300), amendment 
        process, H10090 [14OC]
      ------assist local educational agencies in enabling students to 
        meet academic achievement standards (H.R. 2300), consideration 
        (H. Res. 338), H10685-H10689 [21OC]
      ------bilingual education programs reform, H10493-H10495 [20OC], 
        H10619, H10652, H10654, H10655 [21OC]
      ------disadvantaged student assistance programs funding, H10636-
        H10640 [21OC]
      ------distribution and use of certain education funding for 
        community based projects, H11409-H11419 [3NO]
      ------encourage States to develop and implement alternative 
        teacher certification and licensure programs, H4805 [23JN]
      ------ensure parental and teacher involvement in formulation of 
        professional development programs for teachers, H5888, H5889 
        [20JY]
      ------establish a program to assist States in including at least 
        one year of early education preceding kindergarten (H.R. 
        3006), E2019 [4OC]
      ------establish a scholarship program for children who are 
        victims of violent crime or attend unsafe schools, H10623-
        H10628 [21OC]
      ------establish State infrastructure banks for education (H.R. 
        1648), E814 [29AP]
      ------include science among subjects requiring State standards 
        and assessments, H10647-H10649 [21OC]
      ------professional development programs to improve quality of 
        principals, H5891, H5892 [20JY]
      ------promote and incorporate financial literacy training into 
        State and local education programs (H. Con. Res. 213), H11208-
        H11212 [2NO]
      ------provide for teacher technology training, H5887, H5888, 
        H5890 [20JY], E1615 [21JY]
      ------provide grants to State and local educational agencies to 
        pay one-half of salaries of teachers who use approved 
        sabbatical leave for a course of study to improve their 
        classroom teaching, H5897, H5898, H6004 [20JY]
      ------reductions in school class size, H4882 [24JN]
      ------release States from compliance with certain Federal 
        regulations relative to educational performance, H5172 [30JN]
      ------require equity in State education funding, H10711-H10713 
        [21OC]
      ------school construction and infrastructure improvements 
        funding, H697-H704 [23FE], H1153 [10MR], H1905 [13AP], H2060 
        [15AP], H3869 [9JN], H11378 [3NO], H11716 [9NO], E354 [4MR]
      ------school-based counseling services funding, H4552, H4553 
        [17JN]
      ------spending of a greater percentage of Federal tax dollars on 
        children's classrooms, H4743 [23JN]
      ------spending of a greater percentage of Federal tax dollars on 
        children's classrooms (H.R. 1494), H2149, H2150 [20AP], H4132 
        [14JN], E702 [20AP]
      ------spending of a greater percentage of Federal tax dollars on 
        children's classrooms (H.R. 2), H488 [9FE], H589, H590 [11FE], 
        H10413-H10514 [20OC], H10619, H10621-H10656 [21OC], E2158 
        [21OC], E2167, E2177 [25OC], E2188, E2190, E2191 [26OC], E2253 
        [3NO], E2460 [19NO]
      ------spending of a greater percentage of Federal tax dollars on 
        children's classrooms (H.R. 2), amendment process, H10090 
        [14OC]
      ------spending of a greater percentage of Federal tax dollars on 
        children's classrooms (H.R. 2), consideration (H. Res. 336), 
        H10408-H10413 [20OC]
      ------spending of a greater percentage of Federal tax dollars on 
        children's classrooms (H.R. 2), corrections in engrossment, 
        H10656 [21OC]
      ------spending of a greater percentage of Federal tax dollars on 
        children's classrooms (H.R. 2), motion to recommit, H10654, 
        H10655 [21OC]
      ------spending of a greater percentage of Federal tax dollars on 
        children's classrooms (H.R. 2), permission to file report, 
        H10275 [19OC]
      ------spending of a greater percentage of Federal tax dollars on 
        children's classrooms (S. 396), H1483 [23MR]
      ------State use of Federal funds to conduct background checks on 
        teachers, H5872 [20JY]
      Education Flexibility Partnership Demonstration Act: allow State 
        participation in activities, H4806 [23JN], H5172 [30JN]
      ------allow State participation in activities (H.R. 800), H760, 
        H762, H784 [24FE], H897, H914, H939 [3MR], H964 [4MR], H1026, 
        H1056 [9MR], H1077, H1078, H1079, H1089-H1136, H1148-H1154 
        [10MR], H1175-H1177 [11MR], H1588, H1590, H1591 [23MR], H1602 
        [24MR], E265 [23FE], E405, E411, E421, E423, E424 [11MR], E439 
        [16MR], E569 [25MR]
      ------allow State participation in activities (H.R. 800), 
        conference report, H2150 [20AP], H2211-H2218 [21AP], E742 
        [22AP]
      ------allow State participation in activities (H.R. 800), 
        consideration (H. Res. 100), H1081-H1088 [10MR]
      ------allow State participation in activities (H.R. 800), 
        consideration of conference report (H. Res. 143), H2208-H2211 
        [21AP]
      ------allow State participation in activities (H.R. 800), 
        corrections in engrossment, H1177 [11MR]
      ------allow State participation in activities (H.R. 800), motion 
        to instruct conferees, H1549-H1556 [23MR]
      ------allow State participation in activities (H.R. 800), 
        unanimous-consent request, H1136 [10MR]
      ------clarify State oversight and reporting requirements, H1131, 
        H1132 [10MR]
      ------ensure that increased flexibility leads to improved 
        student achievement, H1077, H1093, H1094, H1114-H1131, H1151 
        [10MR], H2213 [21AP], E421, E423 [11MR]
      ------ensure that the underlying statutory requirements of 
        programs for which a waiver is granted continue to be met 
        relative to science and math teacher training, H1100-H1108, 
        H1112 [10MR]
      ------prohibit waivers relative to serving schools with high 
        low-income student populations, H1091, H1097, H1132-H1136 
        [10MR], H1176 [11MR], E421 [11MR]
      Elections: reform voter registration policies relative to use of 
        Social Security numbers and purging of names from State rolls 
        (H.R. 180), E39 [7JA]
      ------require that a majority of congressional campaign 
        contributions come from State residents, H8251-H8253 [14SE]
      Electronic commerce: treatment of Internet and interactive 
        computer services relative to enforcement of State, territory, 
        or possession laws in Federal court on the interstate 
        transportation of liquor, H6868-H6874 [3AU]
      Employment: provide for regional skills training alliances (H.R. 
        200), E33 [7JA]
      EPA: implementation of revised ozone and particulate matter 
        standards, E1015 [19MY]
      ------State requirements relative to nitrogen oxide emissions 
        standards, H6665 [29JY], H8022, H8023 [9SE], H8535 [22SE], 
        H9007-H9010 [29SE]
      ERISA: employer and employee benefits, H8155 [14SE]
      Executive departments: expedite review procedures for granting 
        waivers to States under a grant program administered by the 
        agency if another State has already been granted a similar 
        waiver (H.R. 2376), H5370 [13JY]
      FAA: prohibit increase in passenger facility charges, H4311-
        H4317 [15JN]
      ------use of passenger facility charges, H4258 [15JN]
      Fair Labor Standards Act: provide an exemption to States which 
        adopt certain minimum wage laws (H.R. 2928), H8878 [28SE], 
        H10188 [19OC]
      Families and domestic relations: demonstration projects to 
        support State and local efforts to provide partial or full 
        wage replacement for childbirth, adoption, or other caregiving 
        needs (H.R. 2500), H8536 [22SE]
      Federal aid programs: focus assistance programs on communities 
        with high poverty and unemployment rates, H756 [24FE]
      ------use of common application or reporting forms, H755 [24FE]
      Federal employees: enable the Government to enroll an employee's 
        child in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program when 
        the employee fails to provide coverage for the child under a 
        State court order (H.R. 2842), E1855 [13SE]
      Federal Financial Assistance Management Improvement Act: adhere 
        to Paperwork Elimination Act regulations, H755 [24FE]
      Federal Home Loan Bank Act: amend the definition of State to 
        include American Samoa, H5243 [1JY]
      50 States Commemorative Coin Program Act: include District of 
        Columbia, American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin 
        Islands (H.R. 1029), E344 [4MR]
      ------include District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, American 
        Samoa, and the Virgin Islands (H.R. 1029), H1276 [16MR], E361 
        [8MR]
      ------tribute, H10332 [19OC]
      Financial institutions: ensure confidentiality of medical 
        records and health care-related information, H5219, H5222 
        [1JY]
      ------ensure medical and financial privacy for consumers, H6728-
        H6738 [30JY]
      Firearms: allow State concealed handgun carrying licenses to be 
        valid in all States and exempt current and former law 
        enforcement officers from State laws prohibiting the carrying 
        of concealed handguns (H.R. 492), H279 [2FE]
      ------allow States to develop or expand instant gun checking 
        capabilities, allow tax credits for safe storage devices, 
        promote the use of child safety locks, and prevent children 
        from injuring themselves and others (H.R. 1726), E895 [6MY]
      ------assist State and local governments in conducting community 
        gun buy back programs (H.R. 2813), E1804 [8SE]
      ------encourage State and local governments to bring lawsuits 
        against weapons manufacturers (H.R. 1086), H3609 [26MY]
      ------encourage States to require a holding period for students 
        expelled for bringing a gun to school (H.R. 1723), E895 [6MY]
      ------enforcement of State, territory, or possession laws in 
        Federal court relative to interstate transportation of 
        firearms, H6874-H6881 [3AU]
      ------enhance enforcement and increase prosecutions relative to 
        current laws and regulations, H4439-H4442 [16JN]
      ------exempt current and former law enforcement officers from 
        State laws prohibiting the carrying of concealed handguns, 
        H4625-H4628 [18JN]
      ------gun control, H4658 [18JN]
      ------promote the use of child safety locks, H8561 [23SE]
      ------provide grants to encourage State and local law 
        enforcement agencies to detain students bringing guns to 
        schools (H.R. 831), E277 [24FE]
      ------reduce Federal funding relative to suspension of driving 
        privileges of minors who illegally possess or commit a crime 
        with a firearm, H4436 [16JN]
      Fish and fishing: efforts to rehabilitate salmon stocks in the 
        Pacific Northwest, H6519 [27JY], H10514 [20OC], H12751 [18NO]
      Floods: disaster assistance to Las Vegas, NV, H5360 [12JY]
      Florida: Corps of Engineers projects funding, H2485 [29AP]
      Foreign banks: allow the upgrade of bank agencies and branches 
        with the approval of the appropriate chartering agency, H5291, 
        H5292 [1JY]
      Forests: increase cutting quotas relative to forest restoration 
        projects, H5051 [29JN]
      Four Corners Monument Tribal Park: authorize an interpretive 
        center and related visitor facilities (S. 28), H12840-H12842 
        [18NO]
      Gambling: restore the effectiveness of State laws over gambling 
        cruises-to-nowhere (H.R. 316), E25 [7JA]
      Geological Survey: installation and operation of water gauges in 
        river basins in Alabama, Georgia, and Florida, H5501 [14JY]
      Georgia: preferential treatment relative to Federal funding for 
        certain housing assistance programs, H2276 [22AP]
      Government: improve Federal financial assistance programs (H.R. 
        409), H749-H758 [24FE], E86 [20JA]
      ------improve Federal financial assistance programs (H.R. 409), 
        consideration (H. Res. 75), H738 [24FE]
      ------improve Federal financial assistance programs (S. 468), 
        H11236-H11240 [2NO]
      ------promote federalism, protect reserved powers of the States, 
        and impose accountability for Federal preemption of State and 
        local laws (H.R. 2245), E1285 [16JN]
      Government regulations: reduce Federal paperwork burden (H.R. 
        439), H494-H496 [9FE]
      Hawaii: increase the Federal medical assistance percentage (H.R. 
        442), E116 [2FE]
      Hazardous substances: designate Yucca Mountain, NV, as nuclear 
        waste disposal site, H487 [9FE], H8970 [29SE], H9310 [5OC], 
        H10372 [20OC]
      Health: develop monitoring systems to promote safe motherhood 
        (H.R. 2316), H9905 [13OC], E1375 [23JN]
      ------limit medical malpractice claims (H.R. 2242), E1290 [16JN]
      Homeless: consolidate Federal housing assistance programs to 
        ensure that States and communities have sufficient flexibility 
        to use assistance amounts effectively (H.R. 1073), H2276 
        [22AP]
      ------educational assistance for children and youth, H10499 
        [20OC]
      ------educational assistance for children and youth (H.R. 2888), 
        H8442 [21SE]
      Housing: State authority to set rental occupancy standards (H.R. 
        176), E61 [7JA]
      Hurricanes: disaster assistance to Atlantic Coast States, H8443-
        H8449 [21SE], H8538-H8540 [22SE], H8828 [27SE], H9018 [29SE], 
        H9189 [30SE], H9232 [1OC], H9289 [4OC], H9305, H9328-H9334 
        [5OC], H9879 [12OC], H9960 [13OC], H10517 [20OC], H10913, 
        H10914, H10926 [27OC], H11104-H11106 [28OC], E1934 [22SE]
      ------disaster assistance to North Carolina, H11685 [8NO], 
        H12809, H12889 [18NO], E2253 [3NO]
      ------disaster assistance to North Carolina relative to school 
        construction and renovation, H9188 [30SE]
      ------express sympathy for victims of Hurricane Floyd in 
        Atlantic Coast States (H. Res. 322), H9328-H9334 [5OC], H9648 
        [8OC]
      ------preparations in Southern States for Hurricane Floyd, 
        H8133, H8134 [13SE]
      ------transmittal to Congress of the Presidential 
        recommendations for emergency response actions for relief of 
        the victims of Hurricane Floyd (H. Res. 349), H11330-H11338 
        [2NO], E2260 [3NO]
      ------tribute to group providing cleanup assistance to North 
        Carolina, H10864 [27OC]
      Ice storms: disaster assistance to Northeast States, H3268 
        [18MY]
      Immigration: effects on State population and infrastructure, 
        H10158-H10162 [18OC]
      ------moratorium on aliens except for relatives of U.S. 
        citizens, certain highly skilled workers, and refugees (H.R. 
        41), E73 [20JA]
      ------permit local educational agencies to waive reimbursement 
        for aliens granted nonimmigrant status to attend public 
        secondary schools (H.R. 183), E61 [7JA]
      ------personnel and infrastructure improvements funding at 
        border crossings, E2141 [19OC]
      Individuals With Disabilities Education Act: permit State and 
        local educational agencies to establish uniform disciplinary 
        policies relative to possession of weapons, H4523-H4533 [17JN]
      Insurance: allow mutual insurance companies to redomesticate to 
        another State and reorganize into a mutual holding or stock 
        company, H5306-H5308 [1JY]
      Interstate Class Action Jurisdiction Act: make implementation 
        contingent upon Federal judgeship vacancy levels, H8588-H8592 
        [23SE]
      IRS: disproportionate auditing of low income residents located 
        in Southern States, H4741 [23JN]
      Job Training Partnership Act: establish regional private 
        industry councils for labor market areas that are located in 
        more than one State (H.R. 201), E33 [7JA]
      Johnson, Gary: proposal to legalize certain controlled 
        substances by the Governor of New Mexico, H9518 [7OC]
      Junior Duck Stamp Conservation and Design Program Act: 
        reauthorize (H.R. 2496), H10786, H10787 [26OC]
      Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act: assess and 
        treat mental health needs of juvenile offenders, H4515-H4517 
        [17JN]
      ------authorizing appropriations, H4511-H4520 [17JN]
      Krawczewicz, William: tribute to design of Maryland quarter in 
        the 50 States Commemorative Coin Program, E1616 [21JY]
      Land and Water Conservation Fund Act: Federal land acquisitions 
        funding, H312 [2FE]
      Law enforcement: community policing programs, H485 [9FE], H1754 
        [25MR], H3003, H3006, H3070 [12MY], H3151 [13MY], H6981, 
        H6997, H7204 [4AU], H7382 [5AU], H10379, H10382, H10383, 
        H10402 [20OC], H12162 [17NO], E1786 [5AU]
      ------community policing programs funding, H4570 [17JN]
      ------community policing programs funding relative to school 
        resource officer programs, H7203 [4AU]
      ------facilitate exchange and collection of DNA identification 
        information from violent offenders (H.R. 3375), E2394 [16NO]
      Law enforcement officers: collective bargaining rights for 
        public safety officers employed by States or local governments 
        (H.R. 1093), E403 [11MR]
      ------exempt from State laws prohibiting the carrying of 
        concealed handguns (H.R. 1461), E674 [15AP]
      ------exemption from State laws prohibiting carrying of 
        concealed handguns (H.R. 218), E10 [6JA]
      Louisiana State University: tribute to high-technology summit 
        conference, H9643 [7OC]
      Maryland: study of pollution nutrient overload from dredging 
        Chesapeake Bay, H2483 [29AP]
      Medicaid: allow fraud control units to investigate and prosecute 
        fraud in Medicare and other Federal programs and elder abuse 
        in residential facilities (H.R. 3045), E2069 [7OC]
      ------allow States to use State Children's Health Insurance 
        Program allotment to cover additional low-income children, 
        H8151 [14SE]
      ------improve coverage determination process relative to new 
        advances in medical technology, H6590 [29JY]
      ------prohibit Federal recoupment of State tobacco settlements, 
        E801 [28AP]
      ------require payment by States of certain individualized 
        education programs medical services under the Individuals with 
        Disabilities Education Act (H.R. 1672), E846 [4MY]
      ------treatment of payments made as a result of tobacco industry 
        liability settlement, H3266, H3267 [18MY], E1010 [18MY]
      ------waive Federal claim to State tobacco settlements if State 
        uses funds only for smoking reduction and public health 
        programs (H.R. 1289), E582 [25MR]
      Medicare: clarify non-preemption of State prescription drug 
        benefit laws relative to Medicare+Choice plans (H.R. 549), 
        E129 [3FE]
      ------eliminate reduction in payment amounts to certain health 
        care facilities in Florida, H10155 [18OC]
      ------improve the operation of certain Medicare+Choice and 
        Medigap programs (H.R. 491), E97 [2FE]
      Medicare/Medicaid: expand and clarify requirements regarding 
        advance directives to ensure that an individual's health care 
        decisions are observed (H.R. 1149), E499 [18MR]
      Metric system: State conversion requirements, H5051 [29JN]
      Minimum wage: level, H8972 [29SE]
      Mining and mineral resources: disposal of excess spoil and coal 
        mine waste into U.S. waters, H12750, H12751 [18NO]
      ------increase maximum acreage of Federal leases for sodium that 
        may be held by an entity in any one State (H.R. 3063), E2088 
        [13OC]
      ------increase the maximum acreage of Federal leases for sodium 
        that may be held by an entity in any one State (H.R. 3063), 
        H12009, H12010 [16NO]
      Minnesota: anniversary of statehood, E898 [6MY]
      Monuments and memorials: Presidential authority to declare 
        national monuments as provided under the Antiquities Act, 
        H8644 [24SE]
      ------require public participation and congressional approval 
        prior to designation of any national monument, H4346 [16JN]
      ------require public participation in designation of any 
        national monument (H.R. 1487), H4741 [23JN], H8635-H8645 
        [24SE], E712 [20AP], E1986 [29SE]
      ------require public participation in designation of any 
        national monument (H.R. 1487), consideration (H. Res. 296), 
        H8633-H8634 [24SE]
      National Endowment for the Arts: provide funding to States based 
        on population, H5502 [14JY]
      National Gambling Impact Study Commission: implement 
        recommendations relative to availability of cash through 
        automatic teller machines in gambling establishments, E1795 
        [5AU]
      ------recommendations (H. Con. Res. 137), E1327 [18JN]
      National Voter Registration Act: repeal (H.R. 38), E3 [6JA]
      National Weather Service: evaluate impact of closing offices 
        located near wind zone known as Tornado Alley, H3357, H3358 
        [19MY]
      Nevada: development of a college scholarship program based on 
        scholastic achievements, H647 [12FE]
      New York State Association of Counties: anniversary, E1576 
        [16JY]
      NOAA: National Marine Fisheries Service processing of jeopardy 
        reviews under the Endangered Species Act, H7002 [4AU]
      North Carolina: tribute to State senate traffic enforcement 
        statistics legislation, E1659 [27JY]
      North Dakota: increase authorization for water supplies, meet 
        water quantity and quality needs, and enhance natural 
        resources and habitats (H.R. 1137), E438 [16MR]
      ------increase authorization for water supplies, meet water 
        quantity and quality needs, and enhance natural resources and 
        habitats (H.R. 2918), E1936 [22SE]
      Northeast Interstate Dairy Compact: expire, H6847 [3AU]
      ------reauthorize and modify conditions, H12751, H12752, H12754, 
        H12788, H12789, H12799, H12815 [18NO], E2528 [22NO]
      ------reauthorize and modify conditions (H.R. 1604), E851 [4MY], 
        E907 [10MY]
      Nuclear Waste Policy Act: amend (H.R. 45), H249 [19JA], H284 
        [2FE], H421 [4FE], H577 [10FE], H587 [11FE], H664 [23FE], H836 
        [2MR], H961 [4MR], H1026 [9MR], H1173 [11MR], H1261 [15MR], 
        H1781 [25MR], H2135 [19AP], H2207 [21AP], H2301 [26AP], H3004 
        [12MY], H3213 [17MY], H3465 [24MY], H3707 [27MY], H3769 [8JN]
      OMB: require report on improvements in Federal financial 
        assistance programs, H755 [24FE]
      Oregon: Corps of Engineers projects funding, H2483 [29AP]
      Pennsylvania: gambling referendum, H1250 [11MR]
      Pharmaceuticals: demonstration project to expand eligibility 
        under existing State prescription drug assistance programs for 
        low-income seniors (H.R. 2375), E1431 [29JN]
      Privacy: prohibit Federal, State, and local agencies and private 
        entities from transferring, selling, or disclosing personal 
        data without consent and make such information available to 
        the individual (H.R. 2644), H10617 [21OC]
      ------protect the integrity and confidentiality of Social 
        Security numbers and prohibit the establishment of any uniform 
        national identifying number, H4744 [23JN]
      ------protect the integrity and confidentiality of Social 
        Security numbers and prohibit the establishment of any uniform 
        national identifying number (H.R. 220), E3 [6JA]
      ------repeal law creating a national identification card by 
        establishing Federal standards for birth certificates and 
        drivers' licenses, H413 [3FE]
      ------repeal law creating a national identification card by 
        establishing Federal standards for birth certificates and 
        drivers' licenses (H.R. 2337), E1396 [24JN]
      Public lands: full funding of Federal payment-in-lieu-of-taxes, 
        H3362 [19MY]
      ------restore stability to payments made to States and counties 
        containing certain Federal lands used for the benefit of 
        public schools and roads (H.R. 2389), H11122 [28OC], H11395-
        H11420 [3NO], E1499 [1JY]
      ------restore stability to payments made to States and counties 
        containing certain Federal lands used for the benefit of 
        public schools and roads (H.R. 2389), consideration (H. Res. 
        352), H11391-H11395 [3NO]
      Public utilities: encourage States to establish competitive 
        retail markets for electricity, clarify Federal and State 
        roles in retail electricity markets, and remove certain 
        Federal barriers to competition (H.R. 1587), H2309 [27AP]
      ------revision of the regulatory policies governing public 
        utility holding companies (H.R. 2363), E1408 [25JN]
      Public welfare programs: improve onsite inspections of State 
        food stamp programs and provide grants to develop community 
        partnerships and innovative outreach strategies for food stamp 
        and related programs (H.R. 2738), E1793 [5AU]
      ------reauthorize Welfare-To-Work program to provide additional 
        resources and flexibility (H.R. 1482), E708 [20AP]
      ------reform, H8972 [29SE]
      ------reward States that enact policies and support programs 
        that lift families out of poverty (H.R. 699), H624 [11FE]
      Public works: State and local capital projects funding (H.R. 
        2777), H8131 [13SE], H9177 [30SE]
      Puerto Rico: impact of culture in determination of statehood, 
        H3508 [25MY]
      Real property: preserve Federal sovereignty of certain public 
        lands and preserve certain State and private property rights, 
        H925-H927 [3MR]
      ------preserve Federal sovereignty of certain public lands and 
        preserve certain State and private property rights (H.R. 883), 
        H3149 [13MY], H3397, H3402-H3425 [20MY], E297 [1MR], E1076 
        [25MY]
      ------preserve Federal sovereignty of certain public lands and 
        preserve certain State and private property rights (H.R. 883), 
        consideration (H. Res. 180), H3398-H3401 [20MY]
      ------require congressional approval before entering any 
        international agreement on disposal, management or use of 
        public lands, H3416, H3417 [20MY]
      Religion: reserve power to allow display of the Ten Commandments 
        on public property, H4458-H4461 [16JN], H9885 [12OC]
      Roads and highways: establish State block grant program for 
        distribution of Federal highways funds and eliminate 
        demonstration projects, E1605 [20JY]
      ------preserve cultural resources of U.S. Route 66 corridor 
        (H.R. 66), H5125-H5129 [30JN]
      ------preserve cultural resources of U.S. Route 66 corridor 
        (H.R. 66), consideration (H. Res. 230), H5123 [30JN]
      Rural areas: promote access to health care services, H543 [10FE]
      ------promote and improve access to health care services, H1722 
        [25MR], H12808 [18NO]
      ------promote and improve access to health care services (H.R. 
        1344), E2085 [13OC]
      Schools: ensure safety through prevention and intervention 
        programs, H3613 [26MY]
      ------improve security with the placement and use of metal 
        detectors, H4520, H4521 [17JN]
      ------provide block grants for funding of a school safety 
        officer to facilitate the expectation of safety, discipline, 
        and student assistance, H3998 [9JN]
      ------recruit, hire, and train additional school-based mental 
        health personnel (H.R. 2982), H9179 [30SE]
      Securities: limit class action lawsuits under State law, E1960 
        [24SE]
      Social Security: computation system for benefits relative to 
        spouses' or surviving spouses' Government pensions (H.R. 
        1217), H1671 [24MR]
      ------eliminate fees for Federal administration of State 
        supplemental SSI payments (H.R. 1051), E390 [10MR]
      ------expand health care coverage for working, disabled 
        individuals and establish a Ticket to Work and Self-
        Sufficiency Program to provide work opportunities for such 
        individuals (H.R. 1180), H6381 [26JY], H10241-H10266, H10273 
        [19OC], H11122 [28OC], E479, E484, E492 [18MR], E1877 [15SE], 
        E2145 [20OC], E2175 [25OC]
      ------expand health care coverage for working, disabled 
        individuals and establish a Ticket to Work and Self-
        Sufficiency Program to provide work opportunities for such 
        individuals (H.R. 1180), conference report, H12823-H12832 
        [18NO], E2522, E2524 [19NO]
      ------expand health care coverage for working, disabled 
        individuals and establish a Ticket to Work and Self-
        Sufficiency Program to provide work opportunities for such 
        individuals (S. 331), request return of papers (S. Res. 127), 
        H10274 [19OC]
      ------make corrections in Medicare, Medicaid, and State 
        Children's Health Insurance Program relative to the Balanced 
        Budget Act, H12749, H12753, H12774, H12788, H12805, H12806, 
        H12809 [18NO]
      ------make corrections in Medicare, Medicaid, and State 
        Children's Health Insurance Program relative to the Balanced 
        Budget Act (H.R. 3075), H11566, H11596-H11628 [5NO], E2297, 
        E2298, E2301, E2305, E2307 [8NO], E2335, E2343 [10NO], E2356 
        [11NO], E2387 [15NO], E2509 [19NO]
      ------provide prisoner information obtained by States to Federal 
        benefit programs to prevent erroneous provision of benefits, 
        H4968 [25JN]
      ------provide prisoner information obtained by States to Federal 
        benefit programs to prevent erroneous provision of benefits 
        (H.R. 1919), E1079 [25MY]
      ------reform relative to State and local government employees, 
        E683 [15AP], E740 [22AP]
      Solid waste: State control over disposal of out-of-State solid 
        waste, H961 [4MR]
      Southern Dairy Compact: congressional consent (H.R. 1604), E907 
        [10MY]
      Sports: reform unfair and anticompetitive practices in 
        professional boxing (H.R. 1832), H11649-H11654 [8NO]
      SSA: require study of denial of SSI benefits to family farmers 
        who care for disabled dependents at home, H4986, H4987 [25JN]
      Supreme Court: recent decisions relative to Federal authority 
        over States, H4831 [24JN]
      Surplus Government property: make certain equipment available to 
        State and local governments to assist in emergency law 
        enforcement and rescue operations, H11822, H11823 [9NO], E2379 
        [11NO]
      ------make certain equipment available to State and local 
        governments to assist in emergency law enforcement and rescue 
        operations (H.R. 1442), H6780-H6785 [2AU]
      Taxation: allow a deduction for State and local sales taxes in 
        lieu of State and local income taxes, H6237, H6240, H6242, 
        H6245 [22JY]
      ------allow a deduction for State and local sales taxes in lieu 
        of State and local income taxes (H.R. 1433), H2105-H2112 
        [15AP]
      ------allow individuals a refundable credit for the purchase of 
        private health insurance and provide for a report on State 
        health insurance safety-net programs (H.R. 2362), H4957 
        [25JN], E1405 [25JN]
      ------collection and payment of State taxes imposed on goods 
        sold on Indian lands (H.R. 1814), E967 [14MY]
      ------deduction of State sales tax from Federal taxes, H5578 
        [15JY]
      ------designate renewal communities (H.R. 815), H4348 [16JN], 
        H4663 [18JN]
      ------eligibility of veterans for mortgage revenue bond 
        financing (H.R. 1215), E521 [23MR]
      ------encourage production and use of electric vehicles (H.R. 
        1108), E428 [15MR]
      ------ensure employees retain hospital insurance tax exemption 
        relative to consolidation of a political subdivision with the 
        State (H.R. 873), E288 [25FE]
      ------equitable treatment for certain individuals performing 
        duties on vessels relative to State and local taxes (H.R. 
        1293), H1791 [25MR]
      ------increase State cap on private activity bonds (H.R. 864), 
        E291, E295 [25FE], E1669 [28JY]
      ------issuance of tax-exempt private activity bonds to assist 
        States in the construction and rehabilitation of public 
        schools, H930-H935 [3MR]
      ------issuance of tax-exempt private activity bonds to assist 
        States in the construction and rehabilitation of public 
        schools (H.R. 2514), E1533 [14JY]
      ------make permanent the moratorium on the taxation of Internet 
        and interactive computer service commerce, H12002 [16NO]
      ------modify the low-income housing credit (H.R. 175), E26 [7JA]
      ------provide a source of interest-free capital for school 
        construction and renovation in States experiencing increased 
        enrollment (H.R. 996), H959, H960, H961, H962, H963, H964 
        [4MR], H1053-H1059 [9MR], H4216 [14JN], H7239-H7241 [4AU], 
        H9183, H9184, H9185, H9188 [30SE], E347 [4MR]
      ------repeal income tax, abolish the IRS, and institute a 
        national retail sales tax, H8632 [24SE], H11859 [10NO]
      ------repeal income tax, abolish the IRS, and institute a 
        national retail sales tax (H.R. 1467), H2058 [15AP]
      ------repeal income tax, abolish the IRS, and institute a 
        national retail sales tax (H.R. 2001), H4474 [17JN]
      ------repeal income tax and institute a national sales tax, 
        H2562 [4MY], H3002 [12MY]
      ------treatment of governmental pension plans of U.S. 
        possessions (H.R. 462), H10137, H10138 [18OC]
      ------treatment of Indian tribal governments as State, local 
        governments or nonprofit organizations relative to 
        unemployment compensation (H.R. 1943), E1098 [26MY]
      ------treatment of property tax reduction vouchers received by 
        senior citizens in exchange for volunteer work (H.R. 1011), 
        E345 [4MR]
      Telephones: develop a plan for efficient allocation of telephone 
        numbers to limit the creation of new area codes, H7344-H7348 
        [5AU]
      ------develop a plan for efficient allocation of telephone 
        numbers to limit the creation of new area codes (H.R. 2439), 
        H5579 [15JY]
      ------regulate interstate commerce in the use of mobile 
        telephones and strengthen and clarify prohibitions on 
        electronic eavesdropping (H.R. 3489), E2490 [19NO]
      Texas: anniversary of Battle of San Jacinto, H2238 [21AP]
      ------implementation of legislation to protect enrollees in 
        managed care plans and HMO's, H9308, H9310, H9391-H9398 [5OC], 
        H9520, H9562 [7OC]
      Texas Independence Day: observance, H830, H832, H857 [2MR]
      Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act (H.R. 1180): 
        consideration of conference report (H. Res. 387), H12822, 
        H12823 [18NO]
      ------corrections in enrollment (H. Con. Res. 236), H12866 
        [18NO]
      Tobacco products: strengthen State efforts to limit access to 
        minors (H.R. 144), E41 [7JA]
      ------tobacco industry liability settlement relative to health 
        risks and marketing and manufacturing practices, H8562 [23SE]
      ------tobacco industry liability settlement relative to programs 
        for children and youth, H3001, H3002, H3005 [12MY]
      ------treatment of tobacco farmers relative to tobacco industry 
        liability settlement, E528 [23MR]
      Tornadoes: disaster assistance to Kansas and Oklahoma, H2639 
        [5MY], H3173 [14MY]
      ------disaster assistance to Ohio, H1875, H1930 [13AP]
      ------disaster assistance to Texas, H2639 [5MY]
      ------disaster assistance to Tinker AFB, OK, H2866, H2867 [6MY]
      ------express condolences and support to victims in Kansas and 
        Oklahoma, H2907 [6MY]
      Transportation: prohibit States from imposing a discriminatory 
        commuter tax on nonresidents (H.R. 2014), H5026-H5030 [29JN]
      Transportation and Community Systems Preservation Program: 
        awarding of grants to encourage integration of smart growth 
        policies in transportation projects design, H2556 [4MY], 
        H2963, H2965, H2967, H2970 [11MY], E930 [11MY]
      Travel and Tourism Week: observance, H2535-H2539 [29AP]
      Treaties and agreements: preemption of State and local laws 
        relative to GATT and NAFTA, H7368-H7373 [5AU], E1818 [9SE]
      U.N.: designation of Biosphere Reserves, World Heritage Sites, 
        and Ramsar Sites, H3399-H3414 [20MY]
      ------ensure designation of Biosphere Reserves does not 
        adversely affect State or local government revenues, H3419-
        H3421 [20MY]
      ------extend congressional deadline for authorization of 
        Biosphere Reserves, H3416 [20MY]
      ------Man and Biosphere Program and World Heritage Fund funding, 
        H6827-H6829 [2AU], E1727 [3AU]
      Unemployment: improve the collection of Federal unemployment 
        taxes and the provision of such revenues for employment 
        security administration (H.R. 3174), E2212 [28OC]
      ------training of displaced workers, H681 [23FE]
      Veterans: increase burial benefits paid for plot allowances, and 
        pay States for plot allowances for veterans eligible for 
        burial in a national cemetery who are buried in cemeteries of 
        such States (H.R. 2586), E1634 [22JY]
      Voices Against Violence Teen Conference: tribute, H10115 [14OC], 
        H10155, H10156 [18OC], H10187, H10333, H10334 [19OC], H10373, 
        H10374, H10375, H10376 [20OC], E2093 [14OC], E2118 [18OC], 
        E2154 [21OC], E2337 [10NO], E2353 [11NO], E2484 [19NO]
      ------tribute to Youth Violence Advisory Committee in 
        California's 24th Congressional District, E2337 [10NO]
      Water: authorize appropriations for State water pollution 
        control revolving funds (H.R. 2720), E1768 [5AU]
      ------importance of dams and water storage in Western States, 
        H9192 [30SE]
      Western Propane Gas Association: anniversary, E780 [27AP]
      Western States: management of Federal lands relative to multiple 
        use and wilderness area designations, H10926-H10933 [27OC]
      Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act: delegate management 
        powers to States (H.R. 2874), H11205 [2NO]
      Women: increase participation in public service, H1916, H1918 
        [13AP]
      Women's Educational Equity Act: reauthorize, H10414-H10416, 
        H10423, H10497-H10514 [20OC], E2158 [21OC], E2167, E2177 
        [25OC], E2188, E2190, E2191 [26OC]
  Remarks in Senate
      Abortion: provide grants for State programs to provide pregnant 
        women with alternatives to abortion (S. 1605), S11131 [21SE]
      Advisory Commission on Electronic Commerce: selection process of 
        members, S2091 [2MR]
      Agriculture: establish a pilot program in certain States to 
        provide improved crop insurance options for producers (S. 
        357), S1173 [3FE]
      ------impact of disasters on family farms, S8921 [21JY]
      ------permit States to purchase certain pesticides sold in 
        Canada (S. 394), S1393 [9FE]
      ------permit States to purchase certain pesticides sold in 
        Canada (S. 1229), S7136 [16JN]
      Air pollution: application of California State regulations 
        relative to reformulated gasoline in certain areas (S. 266), 
        S797-S799 [20JA]
      Alaska: State jurisdiction over small hydroelectric projects (S. 
        422), S1446 [11FE], S3568, S3572 [25MR]
      Alcoholic beverages: enforcement of State laws in Federal court 
        relative to interstate transportation of liquor, S5343, S5344 
        [14MY], S5472-S5475 [18MY]
      ------enforcement of State laws in Federal court relative to 
        interstate transportation of liquor (S. 577), S2509 [10MR]
      ------modify laws relative to interstate shipping and delivery 
        of liquor, S5345, S5346 [14MY], S5473, S5475 [18MY]
      American Heritage Rivers Initiative: funding, S14994 [19NO]
      Arizona: protect permanent trust funds from erosion due to 
        inflation and modify the basis on which distributions are made 
        from those funds (H.R. 747), S15158 [19NO]
      ------protect permanent trust funds from erosion due to 
        inflation and modify the basis on which distributions are made 
        from those funds (S. 415), S1442 [11FE]
      Armed Forces: increase grade established for chiefs of reserve 
        components and officers assigned to the National Guard Bureau, 
        S6211-S6213 [27MY]
      Bankruptcy: limit homestead property exemption, S14481-S14490 
        [10NO]
      ------limit the value of real and personal property that debtors 
        may exempt under State and local law, S14062-S14063, S14071 
        [5NO]
      ------limit the value of real and personal property that debtors 
        may exempt under State and local law (S. 586), S2577 [11MR]
      ------preservation of States' rights to set homestead 
        exemptions, S14481-S14490 [10NO]
      ------protection of educational savings accounts and State 
        tuition savings programs, S14363, S14364 [9NO]
      Birds: prohibit interstate movement of live birds, for the 
        purpose of fighting, to States in which animal fighting is 
        lawful (S. 345), S1157 [3FE]
      Bounty hunters: establish civil and criminal liability for 
        bounty hunters and their employers and encourage State 
        regulation of industry (S. 1083), S5600 [19MY]
      Budget: assist CBO with scoring of State and local mandates 
        (H.R. 3257), S14914 [19NO]
      Bureau of Reclamation: convey Lower Yellowstone Irrigation 
        Project, Savage Unit of the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program, 
        and Intake Irrigation Project to local control (S. 1659), 
        S11643 [29SE]
      California: health care system funding relative to the Balanced 
        Budget Act, S15056-S15058 [19NO]
      Census: use of sampling to determine populations in States for 
        purposes of congressional redistricting (S. 355), S1171, S1172 
        [3FE]
      Charities: ensure that religious organizations are considered 
        equally with other private groups to provide assistance under 
        certain Government programs (S. 1113), S5954 [25MY]
      Children and youth: address problem of disproportionate minority 
        confinement in juvenile correctional facilities, S5463, S5464 
        [18MY], S5559-S5567, S5570-S5574, S5581 [19MY], S5721 [20MY]
      ------improve data collection and evaluation of children's 
        health coverage under the State Children's Health Insurance 
        Program and Medicaid (S. 206), S643 [19JA]
      ------improve health of children (S. 592), S2579 [11MR]
      ------increase allotments to territories under the State 
        Children's Health Insurance Program (S. 215), S659 [19JA]
      ------meet mental health and substance abuse treatment needs of 
        incarcerated children and youth, S4997, S4998 [11MY], S5398 
        [17MY]
      ------meet mental health and substance abuse treatment needs of 
        incarcerated children and youth (S. 465), S1946-S1948 [24FE]
      ------provide States with funding to support early childhood 
        development programs, S5716, S5724 [20MY]
      ------provide States with funding to support early childhood 
        development programs (S. 1068), S5491-S5493 [18MY]
      ------provide States with funding to support early childhood 
        development programs (S. 1154), S6299-S6307 [27MY]
      ------provide States with funding to support early childhood 
        development programs (S. 749), S3487 [25MR]
      ------require lead poisoning screening for enrollees in certain 
        Federal programs (S. 1120), S5961 [25MY], S7164-S7166 [17JN]
      ------State funding to assist the transition of children from 
        foster care to independent adults (H.R. 1802), S15201-S15205 
        [19NO], S15227 [3DE]
      ------State funding to assist the transition of children from 
        foster care to independent adults (H.R. 3443), S15223 [19NO]
      ------State funding to assist the transition of children from 
        foster care to independent adults (S. 1327), S8112-S8125 
        [1JY], S13114 [26OC]
      Chippewa Cree Tribe: final settlement of water rights claims (S. 
        438), S1734 [22FE], S6451 [27MY], S14031, S14032 [4NO]
      Clean Air Act: allow State Governors to waive oxygen content 
        requirement and encourage voluntary standards to control 
        release of methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE) from underground 
        storage tanks (S. 1886), S14408 [9NO]
      ------repeal highway sanctions (S. 495), S2105 [2MR]
      Coastal zones: use of offshore oil and gas revenues to fund 
        State and local conservation programs of coastal States, 
        S11065 [16SE], S13925-S13928 [4NO], S14237, S14280-S14283 
        [8NO], S14676-S14678, S14692 [17NO]
      ------use of offshore oil and gas revenues to fund State and 
        local conservation programs of coastal States (S. 25), S413-
        S422 [19JA], S8835-S8842, S8853 [20JY], S9337 [27JY], S10713-
        S10715 [10SE], S11029-S11032 [16SE], S11914 [5OC], S13001 
        [21OC]
      Community development: transfer of emergency block grant funding 
        from the Dept. of HUD to FEMA, S5673 [20MY]
      Computers: establish a grant program to assist State and local 
        law enforcement in investigating and prosecuting computer 
        crimes (S. 1314), S8087 [1JY]
      ------funding for States to correct year 2000 problem in 
        computers that administer State and local government programs 
        (S. 174), S604 [19JA]
      ------prohibit interference with interstate commerce on the 
        Internet or interactive computer services, S2090 [2MR]
      Congress: consent for boundary change between Georgia and South 
        Carolina (H.J. Res. 62), S13191 [26OC]
      ------consent for boundary change between Georgia and South 
        Carolina (S.J. Res. 29), S8271 [12JY]
      Conservation of natural resources: establish a source of funding 
        for efforts to conserve and protect land, water, historic and 
        environmental resources, and fish and wildlife (S. 1573), 
        S10695-S10706 [9SE]
      Controlled Substances Act: reschedule drugs that pose an 
        imminent danger to public safety such as the date-rape drug, 
        Rohpynol, and the ``club'' drug ketamine hydrochloride known 
        as ``Special K'' (S. 883), S4272 [27AP]
      Corps of Engineers: develop and implement a plan for Atlantic 
        coastal States to address problems with toxic microorganisms 
        in wetlands and waters (S. 493), S2101 [2MR]
      ------develop and implement comprehensive program for fish 
        screens and passage devices at agricultural water diversions 
        (S. 294), S895 [22JA]
      Correctional institutions: exclude prisoners from requirements 
        of the Americans With Disabilities Act and the Rehabilitation 
        Act (S. 33), S434 [19JA]
      ------funding for jail-based substance abuse treatment programs 
        (S. 295), S896 [22JA]
      Courts: clarify standards of conduct for Federal prosecutors (S. 
        855), S4051 [21AP]
      ------encourage States to prosecute violent armed juveniles as 
        adults, S5409, S5410 [17MY], S5476, S5477, S5478 [18MY], S5714 
        [20MY]
      ------limit authority of Federal judges relative to Federal, 
        State, and local laws and prisoner litigation procedures (S. 
        248), S701-S703 [19JA]
      ------permit evidence of communications with State and Federal 
        regulators to be admissible in State lawsuits relative to year 
        2000 computer problem, S6851, S6852 [10JN]
      ------provide for equitable treatment of governmental and 
        private plaintiffs in certain civil actions (S. 1269), S7528 
        [23JN]
      ------reauthorize and improve the Drug Court Grant Program (S. 
        1808), S13268 [27OC], S13396 [28OC]
      ------reform class action lawsuit process (S. 353), S1166-S1170 
        [3FE]
      ------repeal certain habeas corpus requirements relative to 
        Federal review of State judgments (S. 175), S605-S608 [19JA]
      ------reporting requirements for eavesdropping and surveillance 
        activities of Federal and State law enforcement agencies, 
        S14879-S14881 [19NO], S15227 [3DE]
      ------reporting requirements for eavesdropping and surveillance 
        activities of Federal and State law enforcement agencies (S. 
        1769), S13052 [22OC], S14222, S14223 [5NO]
      ------simplify and expedite access to Federal courts for injured 
        parties whose rights and privileges have been deprived by 
        final actions of State or Federal agencies (S. 1028), S5265 
        [13MY]
      Crime: combat gang crime and youth violence, provide grants for 
        juvenile drug treatment and crime prevention, and extend the 
        violent crime reduction trust fund, S5015-S5018 [11MY], S5470-
        S5472, S5474 [18MY], S5715 [20MY]
      ------combat hate crimes (S. 1406), S8952 [21JY]
      ------Confidential Reporting of Individuals Suspected of 
        Imminent School Violence (CRISIS) Program funding, S5399 
        [17MY]
      ------encourage States to incarcerate individuals convicted of 
        murder, rape, or child molestation, S5415 [17MY], S5525, S5527 
        [19MY]
      ------encourage States to incarcerate individuals convicted of 
        murder, rape, or child molestation (S. 668), S3000 [19MR]
      ------establish program to identify most effective intervention 
        programs for reducing juvenile violence, S5553, S5554 [19MY]
      ------funding for State participation in nationwide system for 
        collecting and sharing juvenile criminal records, S5714 [20MY]
      ------mandatory victim restitution (S. 145), S568 [19JA]
      ------national policy to control crime and reform court 
        procedures, S4512-S4514 [3MY]
      ------national policy to control crime and reform court 
        procedures (S. 899), S4357 [28AP], S8047 [1JY]
      ------national policy to control juvenile crime and violence, 
        S9450 [28JY], S10065 [3AU]
      ------national policy to control juvenile crime and violence (S. 
        254), S4981-S4999, S5002-S5021 [11MY], S5105-S5151, S5187-
        S5189 [12MY], S5193-S5259 [13MY], S5321-S5350, S5363-S5367 
        [14MY], S5394-S5416, S5420 [17MY], S5439-S5441, S5460, S5479 
        [18MY], S5507-S5583 [19MY], S5633-S5642, S5683-S5732 [20MY], 
        S5792 [24MY], S6730-S6732, S6781 [9JN], S6884 [10JN], S7011 
        [15JN], S7829 [29JN], S7856-S7862 [30JN], S8939 [21JY]
      ------national policy to control juvenile crime and violence (S. 
        254), unanimous-consent agreement, S5240, S5241 [13MY], S5328 
        [14MY]
      ------national policy to control juvenile crime and violence (S. 
        254), unanimous-consent request, S5327, S5328 [14MY], S5444, 
        S5445 [18MY]
      ------national youth violence prevention initiative, S10738 
        [10SE]
      ------prevent juvenile crime (S. 716), S3442 [25MR]
      ------prohibit taking minors across State lines to avoid State 
        laws requiring parental notification of abortions (H.R. 1218), 
        S8184 [1JY]
      ------prohibit taking minors across State lines to avoid State 
        laws requiring parental notification of abortions (S. 661), 
        S2942 [18MR]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders, S5714 [20MY]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), S7208 [17JN], S8939 [21JY], S9209-S9211 
        [26JY], S9450-S9460 [28JY], S10584 [8SE], S10685 [9SE], 
        S11028, S11029 [16SE], S12999, S13000 [21OC], S14433 [9NO], 
        S14761, S14763, S14771 [18NO]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), cloture motion, S9209 [26JY]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), motion to proceed, S9014 [22JY]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), unanimous-consent request, S8931-S8933 
        [21JY], S9014 [22JY]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (S. 538), S2314 [4MR]
      ------reduce interstate street gang and organized crime 
        activity, S5336, S5337 [14MY]
      ------restrict federalization of local and State crime laws, 
        S2069 [2MR]
      Crime Identification Technology Act: funding, S9067 [22JY]
      Dallas, TX: conveyance of Naval Weapons Industrial Reserve Plant 
        (S. 694), S3247 [24MR]
      DAV: veterans' health care rallies, S6177, S6178 [27MY], S6460 
        [7JN]
      Davis-Bacon Act: suspend wage requirements in Presidentially 
        declared disaster areas, S12178-S12183 [7OC]
      Dept. of Agriculture: enforcement of standards and requirements 
        governing humane handling, housing, care, treatment, and 
        transportation of certain animals, S10208 [4AU]
      ------prohibit milk marketing order system administration 
        funding, S10139 [4AU]
      Dept. of Commerce: corrections in poverty data relative to cost-
        of-living statistics (S. 204), S635 [19JA]
      ------determination of surpluses or shortfalls in certain grant 
        amounts to States relative to accuracy of decennial census (S. 
        166), S587 [19JA]
      Dept. of Education: corrections in poverty data relative to 
        cost-of-living statistics (S. 165), S587 [19JA]
      ------establish teacher quality enhancement and incentive 
        program (S. 1173), S6324 [27MY]
      ------Leveraging Educational Assistance Partnership Program 
        funding, S12199, S12200 [7OC]
      Dept. of Energy: convey the former site of the National 
        Institute of Petroleum Energy Research to Bartlesville, OK (S. 
        1183), S6370 [27MY]
      Dept. of HHS: delay effective date of the final rule relative to 
        the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network, S13628-
        S13630 [2NO], S14756, S14757 [18NO], S14959, S14982-S14985 
        [19NO]
      ------delay effective date of the final rule relative to the 
        Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (S. 1873), 
        S14091 [5NO], S14398 [9NO]
      ------report on the number of former welfare recipients that are 
        now economically self-sufficient, S5911-S5915, S5917, S5918 
        [25MY], S6461 [7JN], S6939 [14JN], S8073-S8075 [1JY], S12155-
        S12159 [7OC], S13117 [26OC]
      ------require study on geographic adjustment factors relative to 
        Medicare payments for physician services, S12189 [7OC]
      Dept. of HUD: defer certain section 8 funds to offset emergency 
        appropriations, S2898, S2899 [18MR]
      ------distribute funds for homeless assistance grants to help 
        ensure that each State receives a certain percentage of such 
        funds, S11232, S11233 [22SE]
      ------distribute funds for homeless assistance grants to help 
        ensure that each State receives a certain percentage of such 
        funds (S. 913), S4442, S4443 [29AP]
      ------grants to States to supplement assistance for the 
        preservation of affordable housing for low-income families (S. 
        1318), S8092 [1JY]
      ------review of Mark-to-Market Program financing proposals, 
        S12656 [15OC]
      Dept. of Justice: establish standards for interstate 
        transportation of prisoners by private companies (S. 1898), 
        S13591 [1NO], S14520 [10NO], S14603 [16NO]
      ------filing of lawsuits against electric utility companies in 
        Midwestern and Southern States relative to clean air 
        standards, S14517-S14519 [10NO]
      ------State Criminal Alien Assistance Program funding, S9058, 
        S9059 [22JY]
      Dept. of the Interior: construct and operate a visitor center 
        for the Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River in New 
        York (H.R. 20), S15158 [19NO]
      ------construct and operate a visitor center for the Upper 
        Delaware Scenic and Recreational River in New York (S. 1366), 
        S8509 [14JY]
      ------construct and operate a visitor center for the Upper 
        Delaware Scenic and Recreational River in New York (S. 167), 
        S589 [19JA]
      ------extend moratorium on implementation of certain Indian 
        gaming regulations or tribal-State gambling compacts, S2979-
        S2985 [19MR]
      ------prohibit oil and gas leasing activities on certain 
        portions of the Outer Continental Shelf (S. 197), S623 [19JA]
      ------takeover of management of fisheries in Alaska, S11793 
        [1OC]
      ------weatherization assistance grants funding, S10349 [5AU], 
        S10925 [15SE]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: consideration of State home grant 
        applications, S14910 [19NO]
      ------improve long term care and assisted living services to 
        veterans, S11413, S11414 [24SE]
      Disabled: improve service systems for individuals with 
        developmental disabilities (S. 1809), S13269-S13272 [27OC], 
        S14284, S14313-S14333 [8NO]
      Disasters: additional funding for disaster relief, S3089, S3090, 
        S3092 [23MR]
      ------expand Federal program of hazard mitigation, relief, and 
        insurance against the risk of catastrophic natural disasters 
        (S. 1361), S8385, S8386 [13JY]
      District of Columbia: allow students to pay in-State tuition 
        rates at Maryland and Virginia colleges and universities or 
        receive grants for private institutions, and increase 
        University of the District of Columbia funding (S. 856), S4054 
        [21AP]
      ------establish program to allow high school graduates to pay 
        in-State tuition rates at State colleges and universities 
        (H.R. 974), S12845, S12851-S12853 [19OC]
      ------establish program to allow high school graduates to pay 
        in-State tuition rates at historically black colleges and 
        universities, S12845 [19OC]
      ------resident tuition support program funding, S8057-S8060 
        [1JY]
      Drought: disaster assistance to Maryland, S10088, S10102 [3AU]
      ------disaster assistance to New York, S10087, S10101 [3AU]
      ------disaster assistance to West Virginia, S10083, S10098 [3AU]
      Drugs: establish grant program for States to establish and 
        maintain drug testing and treatment programs for welfare 
        recipients (S. 906), S4367 [28AP]
      Drunken driving: national standard to prohibit the operation of 
        motor vehicles by intoxicated individuals (S. 222), S670 
        [19JA]
      Ecology and environment: assist States and local governments in 
        assessing and remediating brownfield sites and encouraging 
        environmental cleanup programs (S. 20), S388 [19JA], S3977 
        [21AP]
      ------assist States and local governments in assessing and 
        remediating brownfield sites and increase fairness in 
        litigation (S. 1105), S5837-S5839 [24MY], S7262, S7263 [18JN]
      Economy: provide for excellence in economic education (S. 1487), 
        S10230 [4AU]
      Education: allow students to transfer to a private, religious, 
        or another public school if they are victims of violent crime 
        or attend unsafe schools, S14448, S14455, S14470-S14472 [10NO]
      ------assist local educational agencies in enabling students to 
        meet academic achievement standards (H.R. 2300), S13150 [26OC]
      ------assist local educational agencies in enabling students to 
        meet academic achievement standards (S. 1266), S7463 [22JN]
      ------assist local educational agencies in enabling students to 
        meet academic achievement standards and end social promotion, 
        S2482-S2485, S2490 [10MR], S2566 [11MR]
      ------assist local educational agencies in enabling students to 
        meet academic achievement standards and end social promotion 
        (S. 853), S4038 [21AP]
      ------Character Counts Program funding, S5550, S5551 [19MY]
      ------community learning centers afterschool programs funding, 
        S11627-S11634 [29SE], S11663-S11666 [30SE]
      ------development of high school dropout prevention programs, 
        S1991, S1992 [25FE], S2242-S2249 [4MR], S2487-S2489, S2490 
        [10MR], S2543, S2544, S2548, S2554, S2561 [11MR], S14846, 
        S14847 [19NO]
      ------development of high school dropout prevention programs (S. 
        1675), S11730 [30SE]
      ------direct funding and control to local educational agencies, 
        S3354-S3357, S3361-S3363, S3376 [25MR], S11481, S11489 [27SE], 
        S11589-S11623, S11636 [29SE]
      ------encourage States to develop and implement alternative 
        teacher certification and licensure programs, S12209 [7OC]
      ------encourage States to develop and implement alternative 
        teacher certification and licensure programs (S. 989), S4911 
        [6MY]
      ------enhance computer literacy skills of middle school students 
        and encourage development of high-level educational software 
        and Internet sites (S. 491), S2096 [2MR]
      ------ensure accountability in programs for disadvantaged 
        students, S12150-S12154, S12157, S12158 [7OC], S15030 [19NO]
      ------establish a program to assist States in including at least 
        one year of early education preceding kindergarten (S. 1548), 
        S10463 [5AU]
      ------establish mentoring programs for novice teachers (S. 988), 
        S4911 [6MY]
      ------establish partnership for education progress (S. 1270), 
        S7588 [24JN]
      ------expand and improve youth mentoring programs, S5551, S5552 
        [19MY]
      ------Families and Schools Together (FAST) Program funding, 
        S5552, S5553 [19MY]
      ------improve quality and raise student achievement by 
        strengthening accountability, raising teaching standards, 
        rewarding success, and providing better information to parents 
        (S. 1422), S9080 [22JY]
      ------improve teacher quality, S12084-S12088 [6OC]
      ------improve teacher quality (S. 1603), S11078-S11081 [21SE]
      ------increase participation in advanced placement courses (S. 
        1704), S12110 [6OC]
      ------national policy to improve system, S12200 [7OC]
      ------national policy to improve system (S. 824), S3799-S3808 
        [15AP], S8071-S8073 [1JY]
      ------provide for teacher technology training (S. 1188), S6710 
        [8JN]
      ------provide for teacher technology training (S. 1604), S11078-
        S11081 [21SE]
      ------provide funding to States to establish and administer 
        periodic teacher testing and merit pay programs for elementary 
        and secondary school teachers (S. 1649), S11567-S11570 [28SE]
      ------provide grants to improve the infrastructure of elementary 
        and secondary schools (S. 1511), S10409-S10411 [5AU]
      ------provide grants to States to improve mathematics and 
        science instruction, S2549, S2552 [11MR]
      ------provide grants to States to improve mathematics and 
        science instruction (S. 164), S586 [19JA]
      ------reductions in school class size, S2359-S2361, S2363 [5MR], 
        S4336 [28AP], S11487 [27SE], S11522-S11523 [28SE], S11589-
        S11623 [29SE]
      ------school construction and infrastructure improvements 
        funding, S2466, S2467, S2469 [10MR], S3410, S3420, S3427 
        [25MR], S9731 [29JY], S9899 [30JY], S12192, S12193 [7OC], 
        S13336 [28OC]
      ------school-based counseling services funding, S5365 [14MY], 
        S5400-S5405 [17MY], S5523, S5524, S5528 [19MY]
      ------spending of a greater percentage of Federal tax dollars on 
        children's classrooms, S2548 [11MR], S12209 [7OC], S12688 
        [15OC]
      ------spending of a greater percentage of Federal tax dollars on 
        children's classrooms (S. 396), S1397-S1399 [9FE], S2492 
        [10MR]
      ------violence prevention program funding for early childhood 
        educators, S5554 [19MY]
      Education Flexibility Partnership Demonstration Act: allow State 
        participation in activities (H.R. 800), S3025 [19MR]
      ------allow State participation in activities (H.R. 800), 
        conference report, S3984-S4005 [21AP], S11455-S11459 [27SE]
      ------allow State participation in activities (H.R. 800), 
        conference report--unanimous-consent agreement, S3965 [20AP]
      ------allow State participation in activities (H.R. 800), insert 
        S. 280 language in lieu, S2568 [11MR]
      ------allow State participation in activities (S. 271), S328 
        [19JA], S851, S852 [21JA]
      ------allow State participation in activities (S. 280), S1287 
        [4FE], S1962 [24FE], S1983-S1989, S1990-S1994 [25FE], S2177-
        S2202 [3MR], S2240-S2271 [4MR], S2353-S2365 [5MR], S2389, 
        S2392-S2410, S2435 [8MR], S2442-S2453, S2459-S2464 [9MR], 
        S2465-S2500 [10MR], S2542-S2573 [11MR], S2876 [17MR], S3549 
        [25MR]
      ------allow State participation in activities (S. 280), motion 
        to proceed, S2084-S2088 [2MR], S2160-S2177 [3MR]
      ------allow State participation in activities (S. 280), 
        unanimous-consent agreement, S2480, S2481 [10MR]
      ------allow State participation in activities (S. 280), 
        unanimous-consent request, S2477, S2478 [10MR]
      ------ensure that increased flexibility leads to improved 
        student achievement, S2201 [3MR]
      ------preserve accountability for certain core requirements of 
        the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, S2160-S2177, 
        S2198-S2201 [3MR]
      ------prohibit waivers relative to serving schools with high 
        low-income student populations, S2201 [3MR]
      ------State and local accountability for meeting requirements of 
        certain education programs, S2485-S2487, S2491 [10MR], S2567 
        [11MR], S3995 [21AP]
      Elections: constitutional amendment to regulate campaign 
        expenditures and contribution limits (S.J. Res. 6), S712 
        [19JA]
      Electric power: prohibit States from granting exclusive rights 
        to sell electric energy or discriminating against the purchase 
        of electric energy in interstate commerce (S. 1284), S7603 
        [24JN]
      Elementary and Secondary Education Act: strengthen student 
        achievement standards for schools with disadvantaged students 
        (S. 1676), S11730 [30SE]
      ------transform disadvantaged students' services from school-
        based to child-centered programs (S. 1677), S11731 [30SE]
      Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act: subject 
        Federal facilities discharging hazardous substances to the 
        same standards as private facilities (S. 857), S4109 [22AP]
      Emergency Steel Loan Guarantee Program: funding, S5674 [20MY]
      Employment: ensure employment rights of State workers in 
        juvenile justice programs receiving Federal funds, S5553 
        [19MY]
      ------provide State authority to permit certain employers of 
        domestic workers to make annual wage reports (S. 369), S1265 
        [4FE]
      Endangered Species Act: conflict between designation of critical 
        habitats and water rights in desert States, S4423-S4426 [29AP]
      EPA: Northeast States for Coordinated Air Use Management 
        funding, S11251 [22SE]
      ------regional haze rule implementation funding, S12623, S12624 
        [14OC]
      ------State requirements relative to nitrogen oxide emissions 
        standards, S9215 [26JY], S11352, S11353 [23SE], S11410 [24SE]
      ERISA: preempt State law in certain cases relative to certain 
        church plans, S15009 [19NO]
      ------preempt State law in certain cases relative to certain 
        church plans (S. 1309), S7938 [30JN], S14889 [19NO]
      Fair Labor Standards Act: increase minimum wage and protect the 
        rights of States that have adopted State minimum wage laws (S. 
        1887), S14409 [9NO]
      Families and domestic relations: demonstration projects to 
        support State and local efforts to provide partial or full 
        wage replacement for childbirth, adoption, or other caregiving 
        needs (S. 1355), S8375-S8378 [13JY]
      ------expand tax credits and grant programs to increase 
        affordability, quality, and safety of child care (S. 599), 
        S2592-S2598 [11MR]
      ------reduce Federal penalties relative to implementation of 
        child support enforcement system (S. 1033), S5274 [13MY]
      FCC: release of report on plan for efficient allocation of 
        telephone numbers to limit the creation of new area codes, 
        S9015 [22JY]
      Federal aid programs: prohibit States from imposing restrictions 
        on additional children relative to the Temporary Assistance to 
        Needy Families Program (S. 209), S650 [19JA]
      Federal employees: enable the Government to enroll an employee's 
        child in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program when 
        the employee fails to provide coverage for the child under a 
        State court order (S. 1688), S11953 [5OC]
      Federal-State relations: require Federal agencies to consult 
        with State and local governments on environmental impact 
        statements (S. 352), S1165 [3FE]
      ------restore Federal remedies for violations of intellectual 
        property rights by States (S. 1835), S13555-S13558 [29OC]
      50 States Commemorative Coin Program Act: include District of 
        Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, the Virgin 
        Islands, and the Northern Mariana Islands (S. 760), S3513 
        [25MR]
      Financial institutions: State regulation of insurance industry, 
        S6046, S6047 [26MY]
      Firearms: allow recovery of Federal damages by State and local 
        governments in lawsuits against weapons manufacturers (S. 
        560), S2412 [8MR]
      ------allow State concealed handgun carrying licenses to be 
        valid in all States and exempt current and former law 
        enforcement officers from State laws prohibiting the carrying 
        of concealed handguns (S. 727), S3457 [25MR]
      ------establish Federal cause of action against weapons 
        manufacturers, dealers, and importers for damages caused by 
        firearms (S. 686), S3135 [23MR]
      ------prohibit gunrunning and provide mandatory minimum 
        penalties for crimes related to gunrunning (S. 1080), S5597 
        [19MY]
      ------require reporting of buyer's residence to law enforcement 
        officials and a waiting period before purchase of a handgun 
        (S. 457), S1935, S1936 [24FE]
      ------retain local decisionmaking authority relative to 
        concealed weapon permits, S6277 [27MY]
      ------study marketing practices of the firearms industry 
        relative to children, S5123, S5124 [12MY]
      ------tribute to Children's March for Gun Control, S13544 [29OC]
      Fish and fishing: efforts to rehabilitate salmon stocks in the 
        Pacific Northwest, S10846 [14SE], S15010 [19NO]
      Florida: National Sports Foundation, Inc., National State Parks 
        Gold Medal recipient, S15072 [19NO]
      Food: reform the State inspection of meat and poultry (S. 1988), 
        S15098 [19NO]
      Forests: report on and develop guidelines for carbon storage in 
        national forests and establish State-operated revolving loan 
        programs for private landowners to implement forestry carbon 
        storage activities (S. 1457), S9744 [29JY]
      Four Corners Monument Tribal Park: authorize an interpretive 
        center and related visitor facilities (S. 28), S430, S431 
        [19JA], S10709, S10710 [9SE], S10955 [15SE]
      Georgia: authorize participation in the State Infrastructure 
        Bank Pilot Program (S. 1743), S12784 [18OC]
      Georgia Historical Society: anniversary, S2781 [16MR]
      Government: improve Federal financial assistance programs (S. 
        468), S2009-S2011 [25FE], S14013 [4NO]
      ------promote federalism, protect reserved powers of the States, 
        and impose accountability for Federal preemption of State and 
        local laws (S. 1214), S6872-S6875 [10JN]
      Hawaii: anniversary of statehood, S10585 [8SE]
      ------increase the Federal medical assistance percentage (S. 
        264), S792 [20JA]
      ------jurisdiction of FERC over licensing of hydroelectric 
        projects (S. 334), S3568, S3571 [25MR]
      Hazardous substances: designate Yucca Mountain, NV, as nuclear 
        waste disposal site, S1405 [9FE], S3673-S3676 [14AP], S11529-
        S11531 [28SE], S13534-S13542 [29OC]
      ------nuclear waste disposal, S4428 [29AP], S7115 [16JN], 
        S13534-S13542 [29OC]
      Health: ensure confidentiality of medical records and health 
        care-related information (S. 573), S2506, S2507 [10MR]
      ------ensure confidentiality of medical records and health care-
        related information (S. 578), S2510 [10MR], S2681 [15MR]
      ------ensure confidentiality of medical records and health care-
        related information (S. 881), S4257 [27AP]
      ------maintain States as primary regulatory authority over 
        health care and allow full tax deduction of health insurance 
        costs for self-employed individuals, S8236-S8242 [12JY], 
        S8360, S8361 [13JY]
      ------promote purchase of private long-term care insurance by 
        providing tax deductibility, S8471, S8475, S8476, S8478-S8481 
        [14JY]
      Homeless: educational assistance for children and youth (S. 
        1944), S14708 [17NO]
      Hurricanes: disaster assistance to Atlantic Coast States, 
        S11229-S11232 [22SE], S11427 [24SE], S11859 [4OC], S12503 
        [13OC]
      ------disaster assistance to Atlantic Coast States (S. Res. 
        188), S11443 [24SE], S11817, S11818 [1OC]
      ------disaster assistance to North Carolina, S11018 [16SE], 
        S14480 [10NO], S14668 [17NO], S14797, S14798, S14802 [18NO]
      Immigration: increase State Criminal Alien Assistance Program 
        funding and provide Federal reimbursement for treatment of 
        illegal aliens (S. 1709), S12239-S12243 [7OC]
      ------permit local educational agencies to waive reimbursement 
        for aliens granted nonimmigrant status to attend public 
        secondary schools (S. 677), S3058 [22MR]
      Indian Gaming Regulatory Act: amend (S. 339), S1150 [3FE]
      ------amend (S. 399), S1417 [10FE]
      ------amend (S. 985), S4907 [6MY], S10554 [8SE]
      Individuals With Disabilities Education Act: permit State and 
        local educational agencies to establish uniform disciplinary 
        policies, S2565 [11MR], S3987-S3989 [21AP], S12687 [15OC]
      Insurance: establish grants for States to establish health 
        insurance consumer assistance programs (S. 496), S2106 [2MR]
      Interstate commerce: treatment of losses arising from year 2000 
        computer problem failures that disrupt communications, 
        intermodal transportation, and other matters affecting 
        interstate commerce (S. 1138), S6153 [26MY], S6159 [27MY]
      Iron and steel industry: emergency loan guarantee program 
        relative to surge of steel imports, S2985 [19MR], S3091 [23MR]
      Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act: amend (S. 838), 
        S3925 [20AP]
      Land and Water Conservation Fund: funding, S10838-S10840 [14SE], 
        S13001 [21OC]
      ------State-Side Grant Program funding, S3350, S3422, S3430, 
        S3431 [25MR], S3747 [15AP]
      Law enforcement: community policing programs, S5702-S5709, S5712 
        [20MY], S8989-S8999 [22JY], S13367 [28OC]
      ------community policing programs (S. 1760), S13013-S13016 
        [21OC]
      ------facilitate exchange and collection of DNA identification 
        information from violent offenders (S. 903), S4364-S4366 
        [28AP]
      ------modify definition of ``public aircraft'' to provide for 
        certain law enforcement and emergency response activities, 
        S9053, S9054 [22JY]
      ------modify definition of ``public aircraft'' to provide for 
        certain law enforcement and emergency response activities (S. 
        1285), S7604, S7605 [24JN]
      Law enforcement officers: establish a matching grant program to 
        assist local governments in purchasing bullet resistant 
        equipment (S. 726), S3455 [25MR]
      ------improve the matching grant program to assist local 
        governments in purchasing armor vests (S. 521), S2213 [3MR]
      Maryland: Corps of Engineers projects funding, S10289 [5AU]
      Medicaid: allow fraud control units to investigate and prosecute 
        fraud in Medicare and other Federal programs and elder abuse 
        in residential facilities, S14979 [19NO]
      ------allow fraud control units to investigate and prosecute 
        fraud in Medicare and other Federal programs and elder abuse 
        in residential facilities (S. 1417), S9078 [22JY]
      ------allow States to expand family planning coverage to certain 
        women (S. 737), S3466-S3468 [25MR]
      ------allow States to use State Children's Health Insurance 
        Program allotment to cover additional low-income children (S. 
        365), S1178 [3FE]
      ------coverage of services provided by nursing school clinics 
        (S. 180), S611 [19JA]
      ------permit States the option to provide coverage for low-
        income individuals infected with HIV (S. 902), S4364 [28AP]
      ------prohibit Federal recoupment of State tobacco settlements, 
        S5676 [20MY]
      ------prohibit Federal recoupment of State tobacco settlements 
        (S. 346), S1157-S1162 [3FE], S1285, S1286 [4FE], S2342 [4MR]
      ------provide State options to allow eligibility for legal 
        immigrant pregnant women, children, and certain disabled 
        individuals (S. 792), S3691, S3698-S3701 [14AP]
      ------provide State options to allow eligibility for legal 
        immigrant pregnant women and children (S. 1227), S7132-S7134 
        [16JN]
      ------remove limit on disproportionate share hospital payments 
        to Ohio (S. 1728), S12641 [14OC]
      ------waive Federal claim to State tobacco settlements if State 
        uses funds only for smoking reduction and public health 
        programs, S2829-S2838 [17MR], S2881-S2897 [18MR], S3031 [22MR]
      ------waive Federal claim to State tobacco settlements if State 
        uses funds only for smoking reduction and public health 
        programs (S. 584), S2518 [10MR]
      Medicare: revise regulations on nurse anesthetists' services in 
        participating hospitals, S14989 [19NO]
      ------revise regulations on participating hospitals relative to 
        nurse anesthetists' services (S. 866), S4117 [22AP]
      Medicare/Medicaid: expand and clarify requirements regarding 
        advance directives to ensure that an individual's health care 
        decisions are observed (S. 628), S2769-S2771 [16MR]
      Mental health: deinstitutionalization of patients, S8295 [12JY]
      Mining and mineral resources: disposal of excess spoil and coal 
        mine waste into U.S. waters, S14781-S14793, S14798, S14800-
        S14802 [18NO]
      ------increase the maximum acreage of Federal leases for sodium 
        that may be held by an entity in any one State (S. 1722), 
        S12556, S12557 [13OC]
      Minnesota: anniversary of statehood, S5094 [11MY]
      Montana: establishment of sister State relationship with the 
        Guangxi Zhuang region of the People's Republic of China, 
        S12846 [19OC]
      Monuments and memorials: require public participation and 
        congressional approval prior to designation of any national 
        monument (S. 729), S3459-S3461 [25MR]
      Motor vehicles: titling and registration requirements relative 
        to salvage, nonrepairable, and rebuilt vehicles, S929-S931 
        [22JA], S1402 [9FE]
      ------titling and registration requirements relative to salvage, 
        nonrepairable, and rebuilt vehicles (S. 655), S2859-S2861 
        [17MR], S3909 [20AP], S5021 [11MY], S5367 [14MY], S5732 
        [20MY], S14831 [18NO]
      ------titling and registration requirements relative to salvage, 
        nonrepairable, and rebuilt vehicles (S. 678), S3123 [23MR]
      National Drug Court Week: observance, S6082 [26MY]
      Native Americans: encourage tax compacts between State and 
        tribal governments relative to the sale of certain goods to 
        non-Indians (S. 615), S2669 [15MR]
      ------provide remedies for sovereign tribal governments relative 
        to gaming compacts and gaming participation laws, S10551-
        S10558 [8SE]
      North Dakota: increase authorization for water supplies, meet 
        water quantity and quality needs, and enhance natural 
        resources and habitats (S. 623), S2733-S2737 [16MR], S2934 
        [18MR], S14365 [9NO], S14496, S14497, S14499 [10NO], S14987, 
        S14988, S15084 [19NO]
      Northeast Interstate Dairy Compact: reauthorize and modify 
        conditions, S6882 [10JN], S10163-S10168 [4AU], S12222-S12225 
        [7OC], S12410 [12OC], S12480-S12485, S12492, S12494, S12499 
        [13OC], S14668, S14669 [17NO], S14763, S14766, S14769-S14771, 
        S14794 [18NO], S14849-S14852, S14960-S14970, S14995, S14996, 
        S15000-S15002, S15012, S15058 [19NO]
      ------reauthorize and modify conditions (S.J. Res. 22), S4247, 
        S4249, S4281-S4284, S4311 [27AP], S4341 [28AP]
      ------repeal (S. 916), S4445 [29AP]
      Northern Border States-Canada Trade Council: establish (S. 119), 
        S548 [19JA]
      Nuclear Waste Policy Act: amend (H.R. 45), S1405 [9FE], S3673-
        S3676 [14AP]
      ------amend (S. 608), S2654-S2657 [15MR], S13534-S13542 [29OC]
      Occupational Safety and Health Act: amend to protect Federal 
        employees (S. 650), S2856-S2858 [17MR]
      Office of National Drug Control Policy: High Intensity Drug 
        Trafficking Areas funding, S8042, S8047 [1JY]
      Pensions: clarify primacy of State regulations prohibiting 
        individuals from benefitting from crimes involving the death 
        of pension plan participants (S. 1979), S15093 [19NO]
      Petroleum: ensure distribution of gasoline tax revenues to 
        States, S3231, S3232 [24MR]
      ------impact of low prices on domestic independent crude oil and 
        gas producers, S8075 [1JY]
      Political campaigns: allow States to enact voluntary public 
        financing legislation relative to Federal elections, S12757-
        S12761 [18OC]
      ------provide a rotating schedule for regional selection of 
        delegates to a national Presidential nominating convention (S. 
        1789), S13169, S13170 [26OC]
      Pontiac, MI: anniversary of Greater Pontiac Community Coalition 
        Youth in Government and Business Program, S4210 [26AP]
      Privacy: repeal law creating a national identification card by 
        establishing Federal standards for birth certificates and 
        drivers' licenses, S11066-S11068 [16SE]
      Public lands: increase Land and Water Conservation Fund and 
        Urban Parks and Recreation Recovery Programs funding, resume 
        State grant funding, and develop conservation and recreation 
        facilities in urban areas (S. 532), S2280 [4MR]
      ------limit acquisition by the U.S. of land located in States in 
        which 25 percent or more of the land is already owned by the 
        U.S. (S. 826), S3848 [19AP]
      ------make certain Federal property is made available to States 
        before other entities (S. 351), S1163-S1165 [3FE]
      ------restore stability to payments made to States and counties 
        containing certain Federal lands used for the benefit of 
        public schools, roads, and Federal land managements projects 
        (S. 1608), S11133-S11135 [21SE]
      Public utilities: encourage States to establish competitive 
        retail markets for electricity, clarify Federal and State 
        roles in retail electricity markets, and remove certain 
        Federal barriers to competition, S10331 [5AU]
      ------provide for competition in electric power industry (S. 
        516), S2211 [3MR]
      ------provide for competition in electric power industry (S. 
        1047), S5288-S5292 [13MY]
      ------provide for competition in electric power industry (S. 
        1048), S5288-S5292 [13MY]
      ------revise regulatory policies governing public utility 
        holding companies (S. 313), S1021 [27JA]
      Public welfare programs: allow States to pass child support 
        directly through to families and disregard child support in 
        determining eligibility for the temporary assistance to needy 
        families program (S. 1036), S5277 [13MY]
      ------improve onsite inspections of State food stamp programs 
        and provide grants to develop community partnerships and 
        innovative outreach strategies for food stamp and related 
        programs (S. 1800), S13260 [27OC]
      ------reauthorize Welfare-to-Work program to provide additional 
        resources and flexibility (S. 1317), S8090-S8092 [1JY]
      ------rescission of certain unobligated funds intended for low-
        income children and families, S9921 [30JY]
      ------Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program funding, 
        S2884, S2888 [18MR]
      Real property: preserve Federal sovereignty of certain public 
        lands and preserve certain State and private property rights 
        (S. 510), S2132 [2MR]
      Recycling: require refund values for beverage containers and 
        provide resources for State pollution prevention and recycling 
        programs (S. 859), S4110 [22AP]
      Refuse disposal: State control of municipal solid waste 
        transportation and disposal (S. 663), S2946 [18MR]
      Resource Conservation and Recovery Act: reform remediation waste 
        requirements relative to cleanup of hazardous waste sites, 
        S1031, S1032 [27JA]
      Rhode Island: establish eligibility for locality pay for Federal 
        workers, S7990 [1JY]
      ------establish eligibility for locality pay for Federal workers 
        (S. 1313), S8370 [13JY]
      Roads and highways: preserve cultural resources of U.S. Route 66 
        corridor (H.R. 66), S9444 [27JY]
      ------preserve cultural resources of U.S. Route 66 corridor (S. 
        292), S862 [21JA], S3568, S3570 [25MR]
      ------provide increased flexibility in use of funding, S10978, 
        S10979 [16SE]
      ------provide increased flexibility in use of funding (S. 1144), 
        S6287 [27MY]
      ------restrict tolling authority on Interstate Highway System 
        (S. 947), S4605 [3MY]
      ------U.S. Route 2 funding, S10975 [16SE]
      Rural areas: promote and improve access to health care services 
        (S. 980), S4898-S4902 [6MY], S4942 [10MY], S5261 [13MY]
      ------water and wastewater infrastructure funding, S2999 [19MR]
      Safe Drinking Water Act: exempt hydraulic fracturing from 
        definition of underground injection (S. 724), S3452 [25MR]
      ------exempt hydraulic fracturing from underground injection 
        definition, S11410, S11411 [24SE]
      SBA: equitable distribution of Microloan Program funds to 
        States, S3565 [25MR]
      ------establish a regional or branch office in each State (S. 
        287), S860 [21JA]
      Schools: ensure safety through prevention and intervention 
        programs, S5002, S5005-S5008, S5010-S5015 [11MY], S5107-S5115, 
        S5126 [12MY], S5395, S5405 [17MY], S5721 [20MY]
      ------establish matching grant program to help State and local 
        jurisdictions purchase school safety equipment (S. 996), 
        S5036, S5038 [11MY]
      ------provide loans to enable State or local governments to make 
        interest payments on qualified school construction bonds (S. 
        1992), S15106 [19NO]
      Securities: allow Federal enforcement actions based on State 
        enforcement actions against microcap securities fraud and 
        broaden SEC regulation of rogue brokers (S. 1189), S6791 [9JN]
      Senior citizens: establish pharmacy assistance and medication 
        management programs (S. 1942), S14705 [17NO]
      Social Security: alternative penalty procedure relative to State 
        child support disbursement requirements (S. 1844), S13720, 
        S13721 [2NO]
      ------computation system for benefits relative to spouses' or 
        surviving spouses' Government pensions (S. 717), S3444 [25MR]
      ------expand health care coverage for working, disabled 
        individuals and establish a Ticket to Work and Self-
        Sufficiency Program to provide work opportunities for such 
        individuals, S3344, S3425 [25MR]
      ------expand health care coverage for working, disabled 
        individuals and establish a Ticket to Work and Self-
        Sufficiency Program to provide work opportunities for such 
        individuals (H.R. 1180), S12961 [21OC], S13336 [28OC]
      ------expand health care coverage for working, disabled 
        individuals and establish a Ticket to Work and Self-
        Sufficiency Program to provide work opportunities for such 
        individuals (H.R. 1180), conference report, S14757-S14760, 
        S14762 [18NO], S14951, S14959, S14971-S14975, S14977-S14986 
        [19NO]
      ------expand health care coverage for working, disabled 
        individuals and establish a Ticket to Work and Self-
        Sufficiency Program to provide work opportunities for such 
        individuals (H.R. 1180), insert S. 331 language in lieu, 
        S12961 [21OC]
      ------expand health care coverage for working, disabled 
        individuals and establish a Ticket to Work and Self-
        Sufficiency Program to provide work opportunities for such 
        individuals (S. 331), S1097-S1100 [28JA], S1184, S1186 [3FE], 
        S3692 [14AP], S4136 [22AP], S4999-S5002 [11MY], S5787 [24MY], 
        S6929-S6939, S6941 [14JN], S7020-S7023 [15JN], S7044-S7061, 
        S7064 [16JN], S7211-S7213 [17JN], S12317 [8OC]
      ------expand health care coverage for working, disabled 
        individuals and establish a Ticket to Work and Self-
        Sufficiency Program to provide work opportunities for such 
        individuals (S. 331), request return of papers (S. Res. 127), 
        S7543 [23JN]
      ------expand health care coverage for working, disabled 
        individuals and establish a Ticket to Work and Self-
        Sufficiency Program to provide work opportunities for such 
        individuals (S. 331), unanimous-consent agreement, S6971 
        [14JN], S7017 [15JN]
      ------improve coverage of low-income children under State 
        Children's Health Insurance Program and Medicaid (S. 1646), 
        S11566 [28SE]
      ------make corrections in Medicare, Medicaid, and State 
        Children's Health Insurance Program relative to the Balanced 
        Budget Act, S14976, S15043, S15044, S15053, S15056, S15083 
        [19NO]
      ------make corrections in Medicare, Medicaid, and State 
        Children's Health Insurance Program relative to the Balanced 
        Budget Act (H.R. 3075), S14085 [5NO]
      ------make corrections in Medicare, Medicaid, and State 
        Children's Health Insurance Program relative to the Balanced 
        Budget Act (S. 1788), S13489 [28OC]
      ------permit children covered under the State Children's Health 
        Insurance Program to be eligible for the Federal Vaccines for 
        Children Program (S. 1656), S11574 [28SE]
      ------promote identification of children eligible for State 
        Children's Health Insurance Program and Medicaid (S. 1570), 
        S10615 [8SE]
      Solid waste: State control over disposal of out-of-State solid 
        waste (S. 533), S2284 [4MR]
      ------State control over disposal of out-of-State solid waste 
        (S. 872), S4123-S4132 [22AP], S7816 [29JN]
      Southern Dairy Compact: congressional consent, S10163-S10168 
        [4AU], S12419 [12OC]
      ------congressional consent (S.J. Res. 22), S4249, S4281-S4284, 
        S4311 [27AP], S4341 [28AP]
      Sports: reform unfair and anticompetitive practices in 
        professional boxing (S. 305), S979 [25JA], S9444-S9447 [27JY]
      States: use of tobacco settlement funds for smoking reduction 
        and public health programs and services, S3031 [22MR]
      Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: 
        assist local communities coordinate services for juvenile 
        offenders transitioning from the juvenile justice system back 
        into their communities (S. 1046), S5287 [13MY]
      ------expand grants for religious organizations providing 
        substance abuse treatment services, S13858, S13859 [3NO]
      ------promote State flexibility and accountability, support 
        youth prevention and treatment programs, and respond to 
        incidents of teen violence (S. 976), S4892-S4897 [6MY], S5015, 
        S5021 [11MY], S13845-S13861 [3NO]
      Supreme Court: recent decision preventing States from being sued 
        in Federal court for intellectual property rights 
        infringement, S10359-S10361 [5AU]
      ------recent decisions relative to Federal authority over 
        States, S8069 [1JY]
      Taxation: allow a deduction for State and local sales taxes in 
        lieu of State and local income taxes (S. 1490), S10233 [4AU]
      ------allow tax-exempt financing of private sector highway 
        infrastructure construction (S. 470), S2015-S2017 [25FE]
      ------encourage production and use of electric vehicles (S. 
        1230), S7136 [16JN]
      ------equitable treatment for certain individuals performing 
        duties on vessels relative to State and local taxes (S. 893), 
        S4280 [27AP]
      ------exempt small issue bonds for agriculture from the State 
        volume cap (S. 1038), S5370 [14MY]
      ------increase amount of low-income housing credits allocated in 
        each State and index amounts for inflation, S9716, S9733 
        [29JY]
      ------increase amount of low-income housing credits allocated in 
        each State and index amounts for inflation (S. 1017), S5155, 
        S5156 [12MY]
      ------increase maximum contribution allowable to education 
        individual retirement accounts, allow flexibility in State 
        prepaid tuition plans, and prevent the cancellation of certain 
        benefits by other benefits (S. 1054), S5371 [14MY]
      ------increase State cap on private activity bonds (S. 459), 
        S1938, S1939 [24FE]
      ------issuance of tax-exempt private activity bonds to assist 
        States in the construction and rehabilitation of public 
        schools (S. 526), S2220 [3MR]
      ------make permanent the moratorium on the taxation of Internet 
        and interactive computer service commerce (S. 1611), S11255 
        [22SE]
      ------make permanent the moratorium on the taxation of Internet 
        and interactive computer service commerce (S. 328), S1096 
        [28JA], S14768 [18NO]
      ------modify air transportation tax relative to intrastate 
        flights in Alaska and Hawaii (S. 888), S4278 [27AP]
      ------modify restrictions on refinancing of certain bonds issued 
        to local governments to finance governmental services (S. 
        1446), S9393 [27JY]
      ------permit disclosure of certain tax information to facilitate 
        combined Federal and State employment tax reporting (S. 1328), 
        S8125, S8127 [1JY]
      ------prohibit imposition of discriminatory commuter taxes by 
        political subdivisions of States (S. 1246), S7325 [21JN], 
        S8050, S8051 [1JY]
      ------provide a charitable tax credit and designate renewal 
        communities, S9716 [29JY], S9916, S9917 [30JY]
      ------provide a credit for holders of community open space bonds 
        issued to generate funds for qualified environmental 
        infrastructure projects (S. 1558), S10356, S10476 [5AU]
      ------provide tax-exempt status for organizations created by a 
        State to provide property and casualty insurance coverage for 
        property (S. 1136), S6067, S6068 [26MY]
      ------repeal income tax and institute a national sales tax, 
        S3765-S3768 [15AP]
      ------repeal income tax and institute a national sales tax (S. 
        Res. 24), S719 [19JA]
      ------treatment of distributions from State prepaid tuition 
        programs used to pay higher education expenses for the 
        designated beneficiary (S. 387), S1368-S1370 [8FE]
      ------treatment of Indian tribal governments as State, local 
        governments or nonprofit organizations relative to 
        unemployment compensation (S. 1726), S12638-S12640 [14OC]
      ------treatment of Internet and interactive computer service 
        commerce, S7369 [21JN]
      Telecommunications: preserve State and local authority to 
        regulate the placement, construction, and modification of 
        certain facilities (S. 1538), S10458-S10460 [5AU]
      Telephones: develop a plan for efficient allocation of telephone 
        numbers to limit the creation of new area codes (S. 765), 
        S3596 [12AP]
      ------regulate interstate commerce in the use of mobile 
        telephones (S. 1755), S12934 [20OC]
      Texas Independence Day: observance, S2070 [2MR]
      Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act (H.R. 1180): 
        corrections in enrollment (H. Con. Res. 236), S15059 [19NO]
      ------corrections in enrollment (H. Con. Res. 236), unanimous-
        consent agreement, S14889 [19NO]
      Tobacco products: strengthen State efforts to limit access to 
        minors, S11719 [30SE]
      ------treatment of tobacco farmers relative to tobacco industry 
        liability settlement, S12418 [12OC]
      ------use of tobacco settlement funds for smoking reduction and 
        public health programs and services, S3031 [22MR]
      Tornadoes: disaster assistance, S5671 [20MY]
      ------disaster assistance to Kansas and Oklahoma, S4727-S4729 
        [5MY]
      ------express condolences and support to victims in Kansas and 
        Oklahoma, S4725, S4727-S4729 [5MY]
      Transportation: redistribution of transit capital funds, S10822 
        [14SE]
      ------use of surplus gas tax revenues relative to previously 
        enacted distribution formula, S10899-S10906 [15SE]
      Unemployment: improve the collection of Federal unemployment 
        taxes and the provision of such revenues for employment 
        security administration (S. 462), S1945 [24FE]
      Vermont: participation in the State Infrastructure Bank Pilot 
        Program (S. 1862), S13981 [4NO]
      Veterans: increase burial benefits paid for plot allowances and 
        pay States for plot allowances for veterans eligible for 
        burial in a national cemetery who are buried in cemeteries of 
        such States (S. 1489), S10233 [4AU]
      Violent and Repeat Juvenile Offender Accountability and 
        Rehabilitation Act: require disclaimer on funded printed 
        materials, S5400 [17MY], S5522, S5525 [19MY]
      Virginia: tribute to Dept. of Motor Vehicles demonstration of 
        the National Motor Vehicle Title Information System, S5367 
        [14MY]
      Water: authorize appropriations for State water pollution 
        control revolving funds (S. 1699), S12106 [6OC]
      ------authorize EPA grants to States to maximize the available 
        water supply and develop alternative water sources (S. 968), 
        S4805 [5MY]
      ------State sovereignty over water within borders (S. 685), 
        S3135 [23MR]
      ------use of State revolving loan funds for water conservation 
        and quality improvement programs (S. 188), S620 [19JA]
      Water pollution: restore estuary habitats through more efficient 
        financing of projects and the enhanced coordination of Federal 
        and non-Federal programs (S. 835), S3916-S3919 [20AP]
      West Virginia: anniversary, S7368 [21JN]
      Western States: management of Federal lands relative to multiple 
        use and wilderness area designations, S14597-S14599 [16NO]
      Y2K Act: prohibit preemptions of State laws that provide greater 
        limits on damages and liabilities, S6744, S6745 [9JN]
  Reports
      Social Security--Disability Programs Lag in Promoting Return to 
        Work: GAO, S6932-S6935 [14JN]
      State Taxing Agencies Are Abusing Former Taxpayers in Violation 
        of the Constitution, E1773-E1775 [5AU]
  Reports filed
      Academic Achievement for All Act (Straight A's Act): Committee 
        on Education and the Workforce (House) (H.R. 2300) (H. Rept. 
        106-386), H10172 [18OC]
      Alaska Jurisdiction Over Small Hydroelectric Projects: Committee 
        on Energy and Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 422) (S. Rept. 
        106-28), S3000 [19MR]
      American Land Sovereignty Protection Act: Committee on Resources 
        (House) (H.R. 883) (H. Rept. 106-142), H3169 [13MY]
      Boxing Reform Act: Committee on Commerce, Science, and 
        Transportation (Senate) (S. 305) (S. Rept. 106-83), S7324 
        [21JN]
      ------Committee on Commerce (House) (H.R. 1832) (H. Rept. 106-
        449), H11556 [4NO]
      Child Custody Protection Act: Committee on the Judiciary (House) 
        (H.R. 1218) (H. Rept. 106-204), H4992 [25JN]
      Chippewa Cree Tribe of The Rocky Boy's Reservation Indian 
        Reserved Water Rights Settlement and Water Supply Enhancement 
        Act: Committee on Resources (House) (H.R. 795) (H. Rept. 106-
        374), H9899 [12OC]
      Chippewa Cree Tribe of the Rocky Boy's Reservation Indian 
        Reserved Water Rights Settlement Act: Committee on Indian 
        Affairs (Senate) (S. 438) (S. Rept. 106-200), S13164 [26OC]
      Congressional Consent for Boundary Change Between Georgia and 
        South Carolina: Committee on the Judiciary (Senate) (H.J. Res. 
        62), S13011 [21OC]
      Consideration of Conference Report on H.R. 800, Education 
        Flexibility Partnership Act: Committee on Rules (House) (H. 
        Res. 143) (H. Rept. 106-102), H2201 [20AP]
      Consideration of Conference Report on H.R. 1180, Ticket to Work 
        and Work Incentives Improvement Act: Committee on Rules 
        (House) (H. Res. 387) (H. Rept. 106-482), H12225 [17NO]
      Consideration of H.R. 2, Student Results Act: Committee on Rules 
        (House) (H. Res. 336) (H. Rept. 106-402), H10339 [19OC]
      Consideration of H.R. 66, Preserve Cultural Resources of U.S. 
        Route 66 Corridor: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 230) 
        (H. Rept. 106-208), H5090 [29JN]
      Consideration of H.R. 409, Federal Financial Assistance 
        Management Improvement Act: Committee on Rules (House) (H. 
        Res. 75) (H. Rept. 106-26), H714 [23FE]
      Consideration of H.R. 800, Education Flexibility Partnership 
        Act: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 100) (H. Rept. 106-
        46), H1068 [9MR]
      Consideration of H.R. 883, American Land Sovereignty Protection 
        Act: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 180) (H. Rept. 106-
        151), H3391 [19MY]
      Consideration of H.R. 1218, Child Custody Protection Act: 
        Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 233) (H. Rept. 106-211), 
        H5090 [29JN]
      Consideration of H.R. 1487, National Monument NEPA Compliance 
        Act: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 296) (H. Rept. 106-
        327), H8467 [21SE]
      Consideration of H.R. 1501, Consequences for Juvenile Offenders 
        Act and H.R. 2122, Mandatory Gun Show Background Check Act: 
        Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 209) (H. Rept. 106-186), 
        H4340 [15JN]
      Consideration of H.R. 1802, Foster Care Independence Act: 
        Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 221) (H. Rept. 106-199), 
        H4910 [24JN]
      Consideration of H.R. 1875, Interstate Class Action Jurisdiction 
        Act: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 295) (H. Rept. 106-
        326), H8467 [21SE]
      Consideration of H.R. 2031, Twenty-First Amendment Enforcement 
        Act: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 272) (H. Rept. 106-
        281), H6842 [2AU]
      Consideration of H.R. 2300, Academic Achievement for All Act 
        (Straight A's Act): Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 338) 
        (H. Rept. 106-408), H10611 [20OC]
      Consideration of H.R. 2389, County Schools Funding 
        Revitalization Act: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 352) 
        (H. Rept. 106-437), H11371 [2NO]
      Continued Reporting of Intercepted Wire, Oral, and Electronic 
        Communications Act: Committee on the Judiciary (Senate) (S. 
        1769), S13401 [28OC]
      Corps of Engineers Development and Implementation of a 
        Comprehensive Program for Fish Screens and Passage Devices at 
        Agricultural Water Diversions: Committee on Resources (House) 
        (H.R. 1444) (H. Rept. 106-454), H11644 [5NO]
      County Schools Funding Revitalization Act: Committee on 
        Agriculture (House) (H.R. 2389) (H. Rept. 106-392), H10173 
        [18OC]
      Dakota Water Resources Act: Committee on Energy and Natural 
        Resources (Senate) (S. 623) (S. Rept. 106-203), S13605 [1NO]
      Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act: 
        Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (Senate) 
        (S. 1809), S13968 [4NO]
      District of Columbia College Access Act: Committee on Government 
        Reform (House) (H.R. 974) (H. Rept. 106-158), H3502 [24MY]
      ------Committee on Governmental Affairs (Senate) (H.R. 974) (S. 
        Rept. 106-154), S10694 [9SE]
      Education Flexibility Partnership Act: Committee of Conference 
        (H.R. 800) (H. Rept. 106-100), H2201 [20AP]
      ------Committee on Education and the Workforce (House) (H.R. 
        800) (H. Rept. 106-43), H1019 [8MR]
      Estuary Habitat Restoration Partnership Act: Committee on 
        Environment and Public Works (Senate) (S. 835) (S. Rept. 106-
        189), S12633 [14OC]
      Federal Financial Assistance Management Improvement Act: 
        Committee on Governmental Affairs (Senate) (S. 468) (S. Rept. 
        106-103), S8084 [1JY]
      Federalism Accountability Act: Committee on Governmental Affairs 
        (Senate) (S. 1214) (S. Rept. 106-159), S11053 [16SE]
      FERC Jurisdiction Over Licensing of Hydroelectric Projects in 
        Hawaii: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 
        334) (S. Rept. 106-26), S2934 [18MR]
      Foster Care Independence Act: Committee on Ways and Means 
        (House) (H.R. 1802) (H. Rept. 106-182), H4221 [14JN]
      Four Corners Interpretive Center Act: Committee on Indian 
        Affairs (Senate) (S. 28) (S. Rept. 106-144), S10612 [8SE]
      Georgia and South Carolina Boundary Change Congressional 
        Consent: Committee on the Judiciary (House) (H.J. Res. 62) (H. 
        Rept. 106-304), H7995 [8SE]
      Government Waste, Fraud, and Error Reduction Act: Committee on 
        Government Reform (House) (H.R. 1442) (H. Rept. 106-275), 
        H6758 [30JY]
      Interstate Class Action Jurisdiction Act: Committee on the 
        Judiciary (House) (H.R. 1875) (H. Rept. 106-320), H8289 [14SE]
      Junior Duck Stamp Conservation and Design Program Act 
        Reauthorization: Committee on Resources (House) (H.R. 2496) 
        (H. Rept. 106-390), H10173 [18OC]
      Maximum Acreage Increase of Federal Leases for Sodium That May 
        Be Held by an Entity in Any One State: Committee on Resources 
        (House) (H.R. 3063) (H. Rept. 106-469), H11971 [15NO]
      Medicare, Medicaid, and S-CHIP Adjustment Act: Committee on 
        Finance (Senate) (S. 1788) (S. Rept. 106-199), S13164 [26OC]
      Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Balanced Budget Refinement Act: 
        Committee on Ways and Means (House) (H.R. 3075) (H. Rept. 106-
        436), H11371 [2NO]
      National Monument NEPA Compliance Act: Committee on Resources 
        (House) (H.R. 1487) (H. Rept. 106-252), H6351 [22JY]
      National Salvage Motor Vehicle Consumer Protection Act: 
        Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation (Senate) 
        (S. 655) (S. Rept. 106-123), S9525 [28JY]
      Nuclear Waste Policy Act Amendments: Committee on Commerce 
        (House) (H.R. 45) (H. Rept. 106-155), H3459 [20MY]
      Paperwork Elimination Act: Committee on Small Business (House) 
        (H.R. 439) (H. Rept. 106-11), H480 [8FE]
      Preserve Cultural Resources of U.S. Route 66 Corridor: Committee 
        on Energy and Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 292) (S. Rept. 
        106-20), S2840 [17MR]
      ------Committee on Resources (House) (H.R. 66) (H. Rept. 106-
        137), H3169 [13MY]
      Prohibit States From Imposing a Discriminatory Commuter Tax on 
        Nonresidents: Committee on the Judiciary (House) (H.R. 2014) 
        (H. Rept. 106-203), H4992 [25JN]
      Protect Arizona Permanent Trust Funds From Erosion Due to 
        Inflation and Modify the Basis on Which Distributions Are Made 
        From Those Funds: Committee on Resources (House) (H.R. 747) 
        (H. Rept. 106-140), H3169 [13MY]
      Protect Permanent Trust Funds of Arizona From Erosion Due to 
        Inflation and Modify the Basis on Which Distributions Are Made 
        From Those Funds: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources 
        (Senate) (S. 415) (S. Rept. 106-59), S6465 [7JN]
      Public Utility Holding Company Act: Committee on Banking, 
        Housing, and Urban Affairs (Senate) (S. 313) (S. Rept. 106-7), 
        S2094 [2MR]
      Student Results Act: Committee on Education and the Workforce 
        (House) (H.R. 2) (H. Rept. 106-394), H10173 [18OC], H10339 
        [19OC]
      Tax Treatment of Governmental Pension Plans of U.S. Possessions: 
        Committee on the Judiciary (House) (H.R. 462) (H. Rept. 106-
        302), H7995 [8SE]
      Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act: Committee of 
        Conference (H.R. 1180) (H. Rept. 106-478), H12224 [17NO]
      Twenty-First Amendment Enforcement Act: Committee on the 
        Judiciary (House) (H.R. 2031) (H. Rept. 106-265), H6581 [27JY]
      Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River Mongaup Visitor 
        Center Act: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (Senate) 
        (H.R. 20) (S. Rept. 106-211), S13678 [2NO]
      ------Committee on Resources (House) (H.R. 20) (H. Rept. 106-
        361), H9302 [4OC]
      Welfare-to-Work Program Amendments and Work Performance Bonus 
        Modification: Committee on Education and the Workforce (House) 
        (H.R. 3172) (H. Rept. 106-456), H11644 [5NO]
      Work Incentives Improvement Act: Committee on Commerce (House) 
        (H.R. 1180) (H. Rept. 106-220), H5331 [1JY]
      ------Committee on Finance (Senate) (S. 331) (S. Rept. 106-37), 
        S3594 [12AP]
      Youth Drug and Mental Health Services Act: Committee on Health, 
        Education, Labor, and Pensions (Senate) (S. 976) (S. Rept. 
        106-196), S12834 [19OC]
  Resolutions by organizations
      Efficient allocation of telephone numbers to limit the creation 
        of new area codes: National Association of Regulatory Utility 
        Commissioners, H7346 [5AU]
      Northeast Interstate Dairy Compact reauthorization and 
        modification, and Southern Dairy Compact congressional 
        consent: Council of State Governments, S12225 [7OC]
      Protect the integrity and confidentiality of Social Security 
        numbers and prohibit the establishment of any uniform national 
        identifying number: DAR, E1496 [1JY]
  Rulings of the Chair
      Alcoholic beverages: enforcement of State, territory, or 
        possession laws in Federal court relative to interstate 
        transportation of liquor (H.R. 2031), H6875, H6881, H6883 
        [3AU]
      Crime: promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), H4432 [16JN]
      ------promote accountability for violent and repeat juvenile 
        offenders (H.R. 1501), motion to instruct conferees, H8650 
        [24SE]
      Education Flexibility Partnership Demonstration Act: allow State 
        participation in activities (S. 280), S2498 [10MR]
  Statements
      Education Flexibility Partnership Act: Executive Office of the 
        President, S2200 [3MR]
      ------Senator Dodd, S1962 [24FE]
      Education Programs: Floyd Flake, S2179 [3MR]
      Financing Education: James Lucas, Caitlin Stone-Bressor, Jesse 
        Pixley, and Kim Junior, E1537 [14JY]
      Freedom and Privacy Restoration Act: Stacy Pelletier, Jessica 
        Cole, Amy Clark, Sarah Kimball, and Christine Miller, E1537 
        [14JY]
      Government Litigation Against Industries: American Tort Reform 
        Association, S7529 [23JN]
      National Teacher Testing or Certification Proposals: Coalition 
        of Independent Education Associations, E858 [5MY]
      Principle of Equal Justice Under Law Is Preserved by the 
        Litigation Fairness Act: Victor E. Schwartz, American Tort 
        Reform Association, S7530 [23JN]
      Repeal Law Creating a National Identification Card by 
        Establishing Federal Standards for Birth Certificates and 
        Drivers' Licenses: several organizations, E1396 [24JN]
      Texas Independence: William B. Travis, S2070 [2MR], H830 [2MR]
      Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act: Executive 
        Office of the President, S14959 [19NO]
  Studies
      Do States With Supermajorities Have Smaller Tax Increases or 
        Faster Economic Growth Than Other States: Iris J. Lav and 
        Nicholas Johnson, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, 
        H2090-H2092 [15AP]
  Summaries
      Advance Planning and Compassionate Care Act (H.R. 1149), E500 
        [18MR]
      Allow District of Columbia Students To Pay In-State Tuition 
        Rates at Maryland and Virginia Colleges and Universities or 
        Receive Grants for Private Institutions, and Increase 
        University of the District of Columbia Funding (S. 856), S4054 
        [21AP]
      Assist States and Local Governments in Assessing and Remediating 
        Brownfield Sites and Encouraging Environmental Cleanup 
        Programs (S. 20), S388 [19JA]
      Boxing Reform Act (S. 305), S979 [25JA]
      Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Surveillance and 
        Research of Autism and Related Developmental Diseases To 
        Implement Effective Treatment and Prevention Strategies (H.R. 
        274), E36 [7JA]
      CHIP Data and Evaluation Improvement Act (H.R. 1545), E759 
        [22AP]
      CHIP Data and Evaluation Improvement Act (S. 206), S645 [19JA]
      Education Express Act (S. 1270), S7530 [23JN]
      Exempt Law Enforcement Officers From State Laws Prohibiting 
        Carrying of Concealed Handguns (H.R. 218), E11 [6JA]
      Fairness for Legal Immigrants Act (S. 792), S3700 [14AP]
      Highway Innovation and Cost Savings Act (S. 470), S2016 [25FE]
      Microcap Fraud Prevention Act (S. 1189), S6793 [9JN]
      National Motor Vehicle Title Information System, S5368 [14MY]
      Preempt State Law in Certain ERISA Cases Relative to Certain 
        Church Plans, S15009 [19NO]
      Prevent Juvenile Crime (S. 716), S3443 [25MR]
      Professional Standards for Government Attorneys Act (S. 855), 
        S4053 [21AP]
      Single-Point Tax Filing Act (S. 1328), S8126 [1JY]
      Student Achievement Act (S. 853), S4040 [21AP]
      Superfund Litigation Reduction and Brownfield Cleanup Act (S. 
        1105), S5848 [24MY]
      Surface Transportation Act (S. 1144), S6288 [27MY]
      Violent and Repeat Juvenile Offender Accountability and 
        Rehabilitation Act (S. 254): Byrd Amendment on Enforcement of 
        State Laws in Federal Court Relative to Interstate 
        Transportation of Liquor, S5344 [14MY]
      ------Stevens Amendment on Parenting Skills Programs Funding, 
        S5559 [19MY]
  Tables
      Budgetary impact of Medicare, Medicaid and State Children's 
        Health Insurance Program balanced budget refinement 
        legislation, H12750 [18NO]
      CCC purchases of surplus dairy products, S12494 [13OC]
      Comparison of funds required to be spent on smoking prevention 
        programs and compensation packages of tobacco company 
        executives, S3032 [22MR]
      Comparison of percentage of patients who receive liver 
        transplants within one year, S13630 [2NO]
      Corrections in Medicare, Medicaid, and State Children's Health 
        Insurance Program relative to the Balanced Budget Act, S14976 
        [19NO]
      Counselor-to-student ratios in U.S. schools, S5694 [20MY]
      Current Medicare overpayments to managed health care plans, E98 
        [2FE]
      Defense and nondefense spending as a percentage of gross 
        domestic product, S5657 [20MY]
      Departments, programs, and funding for Federal education 
        programs, S2499 [10MR]
      Federal and State share of child support savings (1979-96), 
        H4985 [25JN]
      Federal Highway Administration distribution of obligational 
        authority to the States, S11863 [4OC]
      Federal offshore mineral revenue collections, S13927 [4NO]
      Federal/State child support enforcement program financing 
        (1996), H4984 [25JN]
      Financial information by State for calendar year 1996, S540 
        [19JA]
      Financial information by State for calendar year 1997, S541 
        [19JA]
      Impact of dairy compacts on small farms, S10150 [4AU]
      Oil royalty settlements, H10666 [21OC]
      Optional State sales tax (1986), H2107 [15AP]
      Proposed additions and adjustments to H.R. 3075, Medicare, 
        Medicaid, and SCHIP Balanced Budget Refinement Act, H11616 
        [5NO]
      State unemployment compensation system reserves and ratio of 
        reserves to total wages by State and year, 1991-1995, S539 
        [19JA]
      Total Government spending as a percentage of gross domestic 
        product, S5657 [20MY]
  Testimonies
      Conflict Between Designation of Critical Habitats Under the 
        Endangered Species Act and Water Rights in Desert States: 
        Bruce Babbitt, Sec. of the Interior, S4424 [29AP]
      Education Programs: Richard W. Riley, Sec. of Education, S2179 
        [3MR]
      Elementary and Secondary Education Act Reauthorization: Senator 
        Gorton, S1187 [3FE]
      State and Local Government Land and Natural Resources 
        Conservation: Christine Todd Whitman, Governor of New Jersey, 
        S11031 [16SE]
  Texts of
      H. Con. Res. 213, promote and incorporate financial literacy 
        training into State and local education programs, H11208 [2NO]
      H. Con. Res. 236, corrections in enrollment of H.R. 1180, Ticket 
        to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act, H12866 [18NO]
      H. Res. 75, consideration of H.R. 409, Federal Financial 
        Assistance Management Improvement Act, H738 [24FE]
      H. Res. 100, consideration of H.R. 800, Education Flexibility 
        Partnership Act, H1081 [10MR]
      H. Res. 143, consideration of conference report on H.R. 800, 
        Education Flexibility Partnership Act, H2208 [21AP]
      H. Res. 180, consideration of H.R. 883, American Land 
        Sovereignty Protection Act, H3398 [20MY]
      H. Res. 209, consideration of H.R. 1501, Child Safety and Youth 
        Violence Prevention Act, and H.R. 2122, Mandatory Gun Show 
        Background Check Act, H4350 [16JN]
      H. Res. 221, consideration of H.R. 1802, Foster Care 
        Independence Act, H4957 [25JN]
      H. Res. 230, consideration of H.R. 66, preserve cultural 
        resources of U.S. Route 66 corridor, H5123 [30JN]
      H. Res. 233, consideration of H.R. 1218, Child Custody 
        Protection Act, H5099 [30JN]
      H. Res. 249, return to Senate S. 254, Violent and Repeat 
        Juvenile Offender Accountability and Rehabilitation Act, H5677 
        [15JY]
      H. Res. 272, consideration of H.R. 2031, Twenty-First Amendment 
        Enforcement Act, H6856 [3AU]
      H. Res. 295, consideration of H.R. 1875, Interstate Class Action 
        Jurisdiction Act, H8563 [23SE]
      H. Res. 296, consideration of H.R. 1487, National Monument NEPA 
        Compliance Act, H8633 [24SE]
      H. Res. 322, express sympathy for victims of Hurricane Floyd in 
        Atlantic Coast States, H9328 [5OC]
      H. Res. 336, consideration of H.R. 2, Student Results Act, 
        H10408 [20OC]
      H. Res. 338, consideration of H.R. 2300, Academic Achievement 
        for All Act (Straight A's Act), H10685 [21OC]
      H. Res. 349, transmittal to Congress of the Presidential 
        recommendations for emergency response actions for relief of 
        the victims of Hurricane Floyd, H11330 [2NO]
      H. Res. 352, consideration of H.R. 2389, Secure Rural Schools 
        and Community Self-Determination Act, H11391 [3NO]
      H. Res. 387, consideration of conference report on H.R. 1180, 
        Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act, H12822 
        [18NO]
      H.J. Res. 62, congressional consent for boundary change between 
        Georgia and South Carolina, H8429 [21SE]
      H.R. 2, Student Results Act, H10424-H10474 [20OC]
      H.R. 20, Upper Delaware River Scenic and Recreational River 
        Mongaup Visitor Center Act, E25 [7JA]
      H.R. 20, Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River Mongaup 
        Visitor Center Act, H9853 [12OC]
      H.R. 316, Cruises-to-Nowhere Act, E26 [7JA]
      H.R. 439, Paperwork Elimination Act, H494 [9FE]
      H.R. 462, tax treatment of governmental pension plans of U.S. 
        possessions, H10137 [18OC]
      H.R. 747, protect permanent trust funds in Arizona from erosion 
        due to inflation and modify the basis on which distributions 
        are made from those funds, H6774 [2AU]
      H.R. 795, Chippewa Cree Tribe of The Rocky Boy's Reservation 
        Indian Reserved Water Rights Settlement and Water Supply 
        Enhancement Act, H10127-H10131 [18OC]
      H.R. 800, Education Flexibility Partnership Act, H1098 [10MR]
      H.R. 883, American Land Sovereignty Protection Act, H3414 [20MY]
      H.R. 974, District of Columbia College Access Act, S12851-S12853 
        [19OC], H3465 [24MY], H11170-H11172 [1NO]
      H.R. 1180, Work Incentives Improvement Act, H10241-H10256 [19OC]
      H.R. 1218, Child Custody Protection Act, H5102 [30JN]
      H.R. 1442, Government Waste, Fraud, and Error Reduction Act, 
        H6780-H6783 [2AU]
      H.R. 1444, Corps of Engineers development and implementation of 
        a comprehensive program for fish screens and passage devices 
        at agricultural water diversions, H11720 [9NO]
      H.R. 1487, National Monument NEPA Compliance Act, H8643 [24SE]
      H.R. 1501, Child Safety and Youth Violence Prevention Act, 
        H4373-H4375 [16JN]
      H.R. 1802, Foster Care Independence Act, H4972-H4979 [25JN]
      H.R. 1832, Boxing Reform Act, H11649-H11651 [8NO]
      H.R. 1875, Interstate Class Action Jurisdiction Act, H8576 
        [23SE]
      H.R. 1915, provide grants to improve reporting of unidentified 
        and missing persons, H3737 [7JN]
      H.R. 2014, prohibit States from imposing a discriminatory 
        commuter tax on nonresidents, H5026 [29JN]
      H.R. 2031, Twenty-First Amendment Enforcement Act, H6868 [3AU]
      H.R. 2300, Academic Achievement for All Act (Straight A's Act), 
        H10708-H10710 [21OC]
      H.R. 2389, Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination 
        Act, H11404-H11409 [3NO]
      H.R. 2496, Junior Duck Stamp Conservation and Design Program Act 
        reauthorization, H10786 [26OC]
      H.R. 3063, maximum acreage increase of Federal leases for sodium 
        that may be held by an entity in any one State, H12009 [16NO]
      H.R. 3075, Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Balanced Budget 
        Refinement Act, H11596-H11612 [5NO]
      H.R. 3257, State Flexibility Clarification Act, H12003 [16NO]
      H.R. 3443, Foster Care Independence Act, H12847-H12857 [18NO]
      S. 25, Conservation and Reinvestment Act, S414-S419 [19JA]
      S. 28, Four Corners Interpretive Center Act, S10709 [9SE], 
        H12841 [18NO]
      S. 33, exclude prisoners from requirements of the Americans With 
        Disabilities Act and the Rehabilitation Act, S436 [19JA]
      S. 164, Math and Science Learning Improvement Act, S587 [19JA]
      S. 165, Education Grant Formula Adjustment Act, S587 [19JA]
      S. 166, determination of surpluses or shortfalls in certain 
        grant amounts to States relative to accuracy of decennial 
        census, S588 [19JA]
      S. 167, extend Upper Delaware Citizens Advisory Council 
        authorization, and construction and operation of a visitor 
        center for the Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River in 
        New York, S589 [19JA]
      S. 174, Y2K State and Local Government Assistance Programs (GAP) 
        Act, S605 [19JA]
      S. 175, repeal certain habeas corpus requirements relative to 
        Federal review of State judgments, S608 [19JA]
      S. 180, Medicaid coverage of services provided by nursing school 
        clinics, S611 [19JA]
      S. 188, Water Conservation and Quality Incentives Act, S620 
        [19JA]
      S. 197, Coastal States Protection Act, S624 [19JA]
      S. 204, Poverty Data Correction Act, S636 [19JA]
      S. 206, CHIP Data and Evaluation Improvement Act, S644 [19JA]
      S. 209, prohibit States from imposing restrictions on additional 
        children relative to the Temporary Assistance to Needy 
        Families Program, S651 [19JA]
      S. 215, increase allotments to territories under the State 
        Children's Health Insurance Program, S662 [19JA]
      S. 222, Safe and Sober Streets Act, S671 [19JA]
      S. 254, Violent and Repeat Juvenile Offender Accountability and 
        Rehabilitation Act, S6085-S6152 [26MY]
      S. 264, increase the Federal medical assistance percentage for 
        Hawaii, S792 [20JA]
      S. 292, preserve cultural resources of U.S. Route 66 corridor, 
        S863 [21JA], S3570 [25MR]
      S. 295, jail-based substance abuse treatment programs funding, 
        S896 [22JA]
      S. 305, Boxing Reform Act, S9444-S9446 [27JY], S9622-S9625 
        [28JY]
      S. 331, Work Incentives Improvement Act, S7044-S7057, S7064-
        S7078 [16JN]
      S. 334, jurisdiction of FERC over licensing of hydroelectric 
        projects in Hawaii, S3571 [25MR]
      S. 353, Class Action Fairness Act, S1167 [3FE]
      S. 355, Just Apportionment for All States Act, S1172 [3FE]
      S. 369, provide State authority to permit certain employers of 
        domestic workers to make annual wage reports, S1265 [4FE]
      S. 387, tax treatment of distributions from State prepaid 
        tuition programs used to pay higher education expenses for the 
        designated beneficiary, S1369 [8FE]
      S. 394, permit States to purchase certain pesticides sold in 
        Canada, S1394 [9FE]
      S. 399, Indian Gaming Regulatory Improvement Act, S1418-S1420 
        [10FE]
      S. 415, protect permanent Arizona trust funds from erosion due 
        to inflation and modify the basis on which distributions are 
        made from those funds, S1442 [11FE]
      S. 422, Alaska jurisdiction over small hydroelectric projects, 
        S3572 [25MR]
      S. 438, Chippewa Cree Tribe of the Rocky Boy's Reservation 
        Indian Reserved Water Rights Settlement and Water Supply 
        Enhancement Act, S14032-S14036 [4NO], H12837-H12840 [18NO]
      S. 457, Permanent Brady Waiting Period Act, S1935 [24FE]
      S. 465, Mental Health Juvenile Justice Act, S1948-S1950 [24FE]
      S. 468, Federal Financial Assistance Management Improvement Act, 
        S2009 [25FE], S8695 [15JY], S14013 [4NO], H11236 [2NO]
      S. 470, Highway Innovation and Cost Savings Act, S2015 [25FE]
      S. 491, Education for the 21st Century Act, S2096 [2MR]
      S. 493, Toxic Microorganism Abatement Pilot Project Act, S2101 
        [2MR]
      S. 496, Health Care Consumer Assistance Act, S2106 [2MR]
      S. 510, American Land Sovereignty Protection Act, S2132 [2MR]
      S. 521, improve the matching grant program to assist local 
        governments in purchasing law enforcement armor vests, S2213 
        [3MR]
      S. 532, Public Land and Recreation Investment Act, S2281-S2283 
        [4MR]
      S. 560, Gun Industry Accountability Act, S2412 [8MR]
      S. 577, Twenty-First Amendment Enforcement Act, S2510 [10MR]
      S. 599, Caring for Children Act, S2592-S2596 [11MR]
      S. 615, Intergovernmental Tax Agreement Act, S2669 [15MR]
      S. 655, National Salvage Motor Vehicle Consumer Protection Act, 
        S2861-S2865 [17MR]
      S. 661, Child Custody Protection Act, S2942 [18MR]
      S. 668, encourage States to incarcerate individuals convicted of 
        murder, rape, or child molestation, S3000 [19MR]
      S. 677, permit local educational agencies to waive reimbursement 
        for aliens granted nonimmigrant status to attend public 
        secondary schools, S3058 [22MR]
      S. 686, Firearms Rights, Responsibilities, and Remedies Act, 
        S3136 [23MR]
      S. 694, conveyance of Naval Weapons Industrial Reserve Plant to 
        Dallas, TX, S3248 [24MR]
      S. 726, Bullet Resistant Police Protective Equipment Act, S3455-
        S3457 [25MR]
      S. 727, Law Enforcement Protection Act, S3457 [25MR]
      S. 729, National Monument Public Participation Act, S3459 [25MR]
      S. 737, Family Planning State Flexibility Act, S3467 [25MR]
      S. 749, Early Learning Trust Fund Act, S3488-S3490 [25MR]
      S. 760, include District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, 
        American Samoa, the Virgin Islands, and the Northern Mariana 
        Islands in the 50 States Commemorative Coin Program Act, S3514 
        [25MR]
      S. 792, Fairness for Legal Immigrants Act, S3699 [14AP]
      S. 824, Comprehensive School Improvement and Accountability Act, 
        S3801-S3807 [15AP]
      S. 838, Juvenile Crime Control and Community Protection Act, 
        S3926-S3930 [20AP]
      S. 853, Student Achievement Act, S4039 [21AP]
      S. 855, Professional Standards for Government Attorneys Act, 
        S4053 [21AP]
      S. 872, Municipal Solid Waste Interstate Transportation and 
        Local Authority Act, S4124-S4130 [22AP]
      S. 881, Medical Information Protection Act, S4257-S4265 [27AP]
      S. 883, New Drugs of the 1990's Control Act, S4273 [27AP]
      S. 888, modify air transportation tax relative to intrastate 
        flights in Alaska and Hawaii, S4278 [27AP]
      S. 893, equitable treatment for certain individuals performing 
        duties on vessels relative to State and local taxes, S4281 
        [27AP]
      S. 902, Early Treatment for HIV Act, S4364 [28AP]
      S. 906, Drug Testing and Treatment for Welfare Recipients Act, 
        S4368 [28AP]
      S. 947, Interstate Tolls Relief Act, S4605 [3MY]
      S. 976, Youth Drug and Mental Health Services Act, S13845-S13855 
        [3NO], S13994-S14005 [4NO]
      S. 985, Intergovernmental Gaming Agreement Act, S4908-S4910 
        [6MY]
      S. 996, Students Learning in Safe Schools Act, S5037 [11MY]
      S. 1017, Affordable Housing Opportunity Act, S5156 [12MY]
      S. 1028, Citizens Access to Justice Act, S5266-S5268 [13MY]
      S. 1033, Child Support Penalty Fairness Act, S5274 [13MY]
      S. 1036, Children First Child Support Reform Act, S5278 [13MY]
      S. 1080, Gun Kingpin Penalty Act, S5598 [19MY]
      S. 1083, Bounty Hunter Accountability and Quality Assistance 
        Act, S5600 [19MY]
      S. 1105, Superfund Litigation Reduction and Brownfield Cleanup 
        Act, S5839-S5848 [24MY]
      S. 1113, Charitable Choice Expansion Act, S5955 [25MY]
      S. 1136, provide tax-exempt status for organizations created by 
        a State to provide property and casualty insurance coverage 
        for property, S6067 [26MY]
      S. 1154, Prenatal, Infant, and Child Development Act, S6301-
        S6306 [27MY]
      S. 1214, Federalism Accountability Act, S6873 [10JN]
      S. 1227, Immigrant Children's Health Improvement Act, S7133 
        [16JN]
      S. 1230, Electric Vehicle Consumer Incentive Tax Act, S7137 
        [16JN]
      S. 1246, prohibit imposition of discriminatory commuter taxes by 
        political subdivisions of States, S7325 [21JN]
      S. 1266, Academic Achievement for All Act (Straight A's Act), 
        S7464-S7466 [22JN]
      S. 1284, Electric Consumer Choice Act, S7604 [24JN]
      S. 1309, preempt State law in certain ERISA cases relative to 
        certain church plans, S14890 [19NO]
      S. 1314, Computer Crime Enforcement Act, S8087 [1JY]
      S. 1327, Foster Care Independence Act, S8113-S8123 [1JY]
      S. 1355, Family Income To Respond to Significant Transitions 
        Insurance Act, S8376 [13JY]
      S. 1366, Upper Delaware River Scenic and Recreational River 
        Mongaup Visitor Center Act, S8509 [14JY]
      S. 1406, combat hate crimes, S8953 [21JY]
      S. 1422, School Quality Counts Act, S9080-S9083 [22JY]
      S. 1446, modify restrictions on refinancing of certain bonds 
        issued to local governments to finance governmental services, 
        S9394 [27JY]
      S. 1487, provide for excellence in economic education, S10231-
        S10233 [4AU]
      S. 1538, preserve State and local authority to regulate the 
        placement, construction, and modification of certain 
        telecommunications facilities, S10458-S10460 [5AU]
      S. 1548, Early Education Act, S10463 [5AU]
      S. 1558, Community Open Space Bonds Act, S10477-S10480 [5AU]
      S. 1570, S-CHIP Improvement Act, S10615 [8SE]
      S. 1573, Natural Resources Reinvestment Act, S10696-S10705 [9SE]
      S. 1605, Women and Children's Resources Act, S11131-S11133 
        [21SE]
      S. 1611, make permanent the moratorium on the taxation of 
        Internet and interactive computer service commerce, S11256 
        [22SE]
      S. 1649, Measures To Encourage Results in Teaching (MERIT) Act, 
        S11568 [28SE]
      S. 1677, transform disadvantaged students' services under the 
        Elementary and Secondary Education Act from school-based to 
        child-centered programs, S11732-S11734 [30SE]
      S. 1688, Federal Employees Health Benefits Children's Equity 
        Act, S11953 [5OC]
      S. 1699, Clean Water Infrastructure Financing Act, S12107 [6OC]
      S. 1709, State Criminal Alien Assistance Program II and Local 
        Medical Emergency Reimbursement Act, S12240 [7OC]
      S. 1722, Trona Market Competition Act, S12556 [13OC]
      S. 1726, tax treatment of Indian tribal governments as State, 
        local governments or nonprofit organizations relative to 
        unemployment compensation, S12639 [14OC]
      S. 1728, remove limit on Medicaid disproportionate share 
        hospital payments to Ohio, S12641 [14OC]
      S. 1743, participation of Georgia in the State Infrastructure 
        Bank Pilot Program, S12784 [18OC]
      S. 1755, Mobile Telecommunications Sourcing Act, S13029-S13031 
        [21OC]
      S. 1760, Providing Reliable Officers, Technology, Education, 
        Community Prosecutors, and Training in Our Neighborhoods 
        (PROTECTION) Act, S13014 [21OC]
      S. 1769, Continued Reporting of Intercepted Wire, Oral, and 
        Electronic Communications Act, S13052 [22OC], S14222, S14223 
        [5NO], H12883 [18NO]
      S. 1809, Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of 
        Rights Act, S14314-S14330 [8NO]
      S. 1835, Intellectual Property Protection Restoration Act, 
        S13559-S13565 [29OC]
      S. 1844, alternative penalty procedure relative to State child 
        support disbursement requirements, S13721 [2NO]
      S. 1862, participation of Vermont in the State Infrastructure 
        Bank Pilot Program, S13981 [4NO]
      S. 1873, delay effective date of the final rule relative to the 
        Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network, S14091 [5NO]
      S. 1887, Minimum Wage State Flexibility Act, S14410 [9NO]
      S. 1942, Pharmaceutical Aid to Older Americans Act, S14706 
        [17NO]
      S. 1988, New Markets for State-Inspected Meat Act, S15098-S15102 
        [19NO]
      S. 1992, Building, Renovating, Improving, and Constructing Kids' 
        Schools Act, S15107 [19NO]
      S. Con. Res. 37, dedicate day of learning to study and 
        understanding of the Declaration of Independence, the 
        Constitution, and the Federalist Papers, S6468 [7JN]
      S. Res. 24, repeal income tax and institute a national sales 
        tax, S719 [19JA]
      S. Res. 127, request return of papers relative to S. 331, Work 
        Incentives Improvement Act, S7535, S7543 [23JN]
      S. Res. 188, hurricane disaster assistance to Atlantic Coast 
        States, S11443 [24SE], S11818 [1OC]