Federal - S Con Res 3

Fiscal 2017 Senate Budget Resolution with reconciliation instructions to repeal Affordable Care Act

Introduced

January 3, 2017

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(Official title to be confirmed)

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  • Feb. 1, 2017Rutherford, R-Fla., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.58, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E122

  • Feb. 1, 2017Rutherford, R-Fla., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.57, and would have voted nay if present. Congressional Record p. E122

  • Feb. 1, 2017Rutherford, R-Fla., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.56, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E122

  • Feb. 1, 2017Rutherford, R-Fla., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.55, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E122

  • Jan. 20, 2017Cleaver, D-Mo., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.58, and would have voted nay if present. Congressional Record p. E73

  • Jan. 20, 2017Cleaver, D-Mo., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.57, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E73

  • Jan. 13, 2017G. Green, D-Texas, House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.58, and would have voted nay if present. Congressional Record p. H532

  • Jan. 13, 2017G. Green, D-Texas, House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.57, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. H532

  • Jan. 13, 2017F. Wilson, D-Fla., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.57, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. H530

  • Jan. 13, 2017Suozzi, D-N.Y., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.56, and would have voted nay if present. Congressional Record p. H490

  • Jan. 13, 2017Suozzi, D-N.Y., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.55, and would have voted nay if present. Congressional Record p. H490

  • Jan. 13, 2017 — Resolution has cleared both chambers. Congressional Record p. H531

  • Jan. 13, 2017House Vote 58 Fiscal 2017 Budget Resolution — Adoption
    Adoption of the concurrent resolution that includes reconciliation instructions for the House Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means Committees as well as the Senate Finance and Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committees to develop legislation to reduce the deficit by at least $1 billion each over a 10-year period by January 27, 2017, which is expected to repeal parts of the 2010 health care law. The concurrent resolution also would set broad spending and revenue targets over the next 10 years. It would allow $3.3 trillion in new budget authority for fiscal 2017. Adopted 227-198. Congressional Record p. H530-H531

  • Jan. 13, 2017House Vote 57 Fiscal 2017 Budget Resolution — Democratic Substitute
    Yarmuth, D-Ky., substitute amendment that does not contain any reconciliation instructions, and thus would not trigger a process in which the Senate could pass legislation to repeal the 2010 health care law by a simple majority vote. The amendment would allow $3.3 trillion in new budget authority for fiscal 2017 and would provide for the revision of allocations for unspecified legislation related to additional infrastructure investments and tax overhaul if the measure would not increase the deficit. Rejected in Committee of the Whole 149-272. Congressional Record p. H515-H520, H530

  • Jan. 13, 2017 — Considered by the House. Congressional Record p. H490-H520, H529-H531

  • Jan. 13, 2017House Vote 56 Fiscal 2017 Budget Resolution and Defense Secretary Waiver — Rule
    Adoption of the rule (H Res 48) that would provide for House floor consideration of a fiscal 2017 budget resolution (S Con Res 3) that would include reconciliation instructions for legislation intended to be used to repeal parts of the 2010 health care overhaul. It also would provide for consideration of a bill (S 84) that would exempt the first person appointed as Defense secretary after the bill's enactment from a requirement for a seven-year waiting period before former servicemembers can be appointed to the position, which would provide a waiver for President-elect Donald Trump's pick for the position, retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis. Adopted 235-188. Congressional Record p. H489-H490

  • Jan. 13, 2017House Vote 55 Fiscal 2017 Budget Resolution and Defense Secretary Waiver — Previous Question
    Woodall, R-Ga., motion to order the previous question (thus ending debate and possibility of amendment) on the rule (H Res 48) that would provide for House floor consideration of a fiscal 2017 budget resolution (S Con Res 3) that would include reconciliation instructions for legislation intended to be used to repeal parts of the 2010 health care overhaul. It also would provide for consideration of a bill (S 84) that would exempt the first person appointed as Defense secretary after the bill's enactment from a requirement for a seven-year waiting period before former servicemembers can be appointed to the position, which would provide a waiver for President-elect Donald Trump's pick for the position, retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis. Motion agreed to 234-179. Congressional Record p. H489

  • Jan. 12, 2017 — Received in the House and held at the desk. Congressional Record p. H400

  • Jan. 12, 2017 — Rules Committee resolution, H Res 48, reported to the House as a rule for S Con Res 3.

  • Jan. 12, 2017Senate Vote 26 Fiscal 2017 Budget Resolution — Adoption
    Adoption of the concurrent resolution that would set broad spending and revenue targets over the next 10 years. It would set budget authority at $3.3 trillion for fiscal 2017, increasing it to $4.1 trillion by fiscal 2022 and $4.9 trillion by fiscal 2026. The concurrent resolution would also include reconciliation instructions for the House Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means Committees as well as the Senate Finance and Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committees to come up with at least $1 billion each in deficit reduction over a 10-year period by January 27, 2017, which is expected to be used to repeal certain provisions of the 2010 health care overhaul. Adopted 51-48. Note: Jan. 12, 2017, on the legislative day Jan. 11, 2017. Congressional Record p. S268

  • Jan. 12, 2017Senate Vote 25 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Brown, D-Ohio, motion to waive section 305(b) of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order against the Brown amendment no. 86 that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would make changes to Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program, or federal requirements for private health insurance unless the Congressional Budget Office deems such changes would not reduce benefits or affordability for children's health insurance. The ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate. Motion rejected 49-49. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Jan. 12, 2017, on the legislative day Jan. 11, 2017. Congressional Record p. S265

  • Jan. 12, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the Brown, D-Ohio, amendment no. 86 is not germane, sustained by the chair. (In the legislative day of January 11, 2017.) Congressional Record p. S265

  • Jan. 12, 2017 — Brown, D-Ohio, amendment no. 86, that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would make changes to Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program, or federal requirements for private health insurance unless the Congressional Budget Office deems such changes would not reduce benefits or affordability for children's health insurance; the ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate, fell when the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. (In the legislative day of January 11, 2017.) Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S253-S265

  • Jan. 12, 2017Senate Vote 24 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Hatch, R-Utah, motion to waive section 305(b) of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Brown, D-Ohio, point of order against the Hatch amendment no. 180 that is related to Social Security and is a side-by-side to Brown, D-Ohio, amendment no. 86. Motion rejected 51-47. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Jan. 12, 2017, on the legislative day Jan. 11, 2017. Congressional Record p. S264-S265

  • Jan. 12, 2017 — Brown, D-Ohio, point of order that the Hatch amendment no. 180 is not germane, sustained by the chair. (In the legislative day of January 11, 2017.) Congressional Record p. S264-S265

  • Jan. 12, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., for Hatch, R-Utah, amendment no. 180, related to Social Security, fell when the Brown, D-Ohio, point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. (In the legislative day of January 11, 2017.) Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S263-S265

  • Jan. 12, 2017Senate Vote 23 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Gillibrand, motion to waive section 305(b) of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order against the Gillibrand, D-N.Y., amendment no. 82 that would reduce access to women's health care, including reproductive health services and birth control through repealing provisions of the 2010 health care overhaul. The ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate. Motion rejected 49-49. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Jan. 12, 2017, on the legislative day Jan. 11, 2017. Congressional Record p. S264

  • Jan. 12, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the Gillibrand, D-N.Y., amendment no. 82 is not germane, sustained by the chair. (In the legislative day of January 11, 2017.) Congressional Record p. S264

  • Jan. 12, 2017Senate Vote 22 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Fischer, R-Neb., motion to waive section 305(b) of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Gillibrand, D-N.Y., point of order against the Fischer, R-Neb., amendment no. 184. Motion rejected 52-46. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Jan. 12, 2017, on the legislative day Jan. 11, 2017. Congressional Record p. S263-S264

  • Jan. 12, 2017 — Gillibrand, D-N.Y., point of order that Fischer, R-Neb., amendment no. 184 is not germane, sustained by the chair. (In the legislative day of January 11, 2017.) Congressional Record p. S263-S264

  • Jan. 12, 2017 — Fischer, R-Neb., amendment no. 184, related to health care for women, fell when the Gillibrand, D-N.Y., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. (In the legislative day of January 11, 2017.) Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S263

  • Jan. 12, 2017 — House Rules Committee granted a structured rule providing for consideration of the bill. Congressional Record p. H468, H470

  • Jan. 12, 2017 — Full committee proceeding held by the House Rules Committee.

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., for Coons, D-Del., amendment no. 126, that would would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would permit lifetime limits on health care coverage; the ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate. , withdrawn by unanimous consent. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S253-S263

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., for Cantwell, D-Wash., amendment no. 143, that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would change Medicare, Medicaid, or the number of American enrolled in private health insurance that would reduce the revenue of hospitals and other health care providers; the ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate, withdrawn by unanimous consent. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S253-S263

  • Jan. 11, 2017Senate Vote 21 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Wyden, D-Ore., motion to waive section 305(b) of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order against the Wyden amendment no. 188 that is related to drug prices. Motion rejected 47-51. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S262

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the Wyden, D-Ore., amendment no. 188 is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S262

  • Jan. 11, 2017Senate Vote 19 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Alexander, R-Tenn., motion to waive applicable sections of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Sanders, I-Vt., point of order against the Alexander amendment no. 174 that is related to Social Security and Medicare. Motion rejected 49-49. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S261

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., point of order that Alexander, R-Tenn., amendment no. 174 is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S261

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Corker, R-Tenn., amendment no. 106, that would change the date that Senate committees need to report reconciliation bills from January 27, 2017 to March 3, 2017, withdrawn by unanimous consent. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S257-S258

  • Jan. 11, 2017Senate Vote 18 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Sanders, I-Vt., motion to waive applicable sections of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order against the Menendez, D-N.J., amendment no. 81 that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that the Congressional Budget Office certifies would increase the number of uninsured Americans, decrease Medicaid enrollment in states that expanded Medicaid, or increase the required state share of Medicaid spending. The ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate. Motion rejected 48-50. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S260

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the Menendez, D-N.J., amendment no. 83 is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S260

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Wyden, D-Ore., amendment no. 188, related to drug prices, fell when the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S262

  • Jan. 11, 2017Senate Vote 20 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Importing Prescription Drugs
    Klobuchar, D-Minn., amendment no. 178, which is related to importing prescription drugs from Canada. Rejected 46-52. Congressional Record p. S261-S262

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Alexander, R-Tenn., amendment no. 174, related to Social Security and Medicare, fell when the Sanders, I-Vt., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S260-S261

  • Jan. 11, 2017Senate Vote 17 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Hatch, R-Utah, motion to waive applicable sections of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Menendez, D-N.J, point of order against the Hatch amendment no. 179 that is related to Medicaid and housing. Motion rejected 51-47. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S259-S260

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Menendez, D-N.J., point of order that Hatch, R-Utah, amendment no. 179 is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S259-S260

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., for Hatch, R-Utah, amendment no. 179, related to housing and Medicaid, fell when the Sanders, I-Vt., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S258-S260

  • Jan. 11, 2017Senate Vote 16 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Barrasso, R-Wyo., motion to waive applicable sections of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Sanders, I-Vt., point of order against the Barrasso amendment no. 181 that is a side-by-side to the Casey, D-Pa., amendment no. 61. Motion rejected 47-51. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S259

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., point of order that the Barrasso, R-Wyo., amendment no. 181 is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S259

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., for Barrasso, R-Wyo., amendment no. 181, fell when the Sanders, I-Vt., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. (Side-by-side amendment to the Casey, D-Pa., amendment no. 61.) Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S258-S259

  • Jan. 11, 2017Senate Vote 15 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Casey, D-Pa., motion to waive section 305(b) of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order against the Casey amendment no. 61 that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would limit, reduce, or eliminate access to care for anyone with a pre-existing condition, place a lifetime or annual cap on health insurance coverage for someone with a disability or chronic condition, or that would allow a health plan to discriminate based on health. The ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate. Motion rejected 49-49. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S257

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the Casey, D-Pa., amendment no. 61 is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S257

  • Jan. 11, 2017Senate Vote 14 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Tester, D-Mont., motion to waive section 305(b) of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order against the Tester amendment no. 104 that would authorize funding for the privatizing of Veterans Affairs health care. There would be no process for waiving the point of order that would be created in the amendment. Motion rejected 48-50. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S256-S257

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that Tester, D-Mont., amendment no. 104 is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S256-S257

  • Jan. 11, 2017Senate Vote 13 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Flake, R-Ariz., motion to waive applicable sections of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Sanders, I-Vt., point of order against the Flake amendment no. 176 related to veteran housing. Motion rejected 50-48. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S256

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., point of order that Flake, R-Ariz., amendment no. 176 is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S256

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., for Flake, R-Ariz., amendment no. 176, related to housing for veterans, fell when the Sanders, I-Vt., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S254-S256

  • Jan. 11, 2017Senate Vote 12 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Baldwin, D-Wis., motion to waive section 305(b) of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order against the Baldwin amendment no. 81 that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would reduce the number of young Americans enrolled in health insurance, alter the provision of the2010 health care overhaul that allows children to stay on their parent's health plan until age 26, or increases premiums for young Americans with private insurance. The ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate. Motion rejected 48-50. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S255-S256

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that Baldwin, D-WIs., amendment no. 81 is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S255-S256

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the Manchin, D-W.Va., amendment no. 64 is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S254

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., point of order that the Heller, R-Nev., amendment no. 167 is not germane, sustained by the chair. (Side-by-side to Baldwin, D-Wis., amendment no. 81.) Congressional Record p. S255

  • Jan. 11, 2017Senate Vote 11 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Heller, R-Nev., motion to waive section 305(b) of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Sanders, I-Vt., point of order against the Heller amendment no. 167 that is related to Social Security. Motion rejected 51-47. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S255

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., for Heller, R-Nev., amendment no. 167, related to Social Security, fell when the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the amendment was not germane was sustained by the chair. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S254-S255

  • Jan. 11, 2017Senate Vote 10 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Manchin, D-W.Va., motion to waive section 305(b) of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order against the Manchin amendment no. 64 that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that the Congressional Budget Office determines would cause an increase in the rate of uninsured individuals in rural communities in an amount great enough to financially weaken rural hospitals or clinics, or that would reduce federal funds for rural hospitals. The ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate. Motion rejected 51-47. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S254

  • Jan. 11, 2017Senate Vote 9 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Barrasso, R-Wyo., motion to waive all applicable sections of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Manchin, D-W.Va., point of order against the Barrasso amendment no. 173. Motion rejected 51-47. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S253

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Manchin, D-W.Va., point of order that the Barrasso, R-Wyo., amendment no. 173, is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S253

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., for Barrasso, R-Wyo., amendment no. 173, fell when the Manchin, D-W.Va., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. (Side-by-side to the Manchin, D-W.Va., amendment no. 64.) Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S252-S253

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., for Tester, D-Mont., amendment no. 104, that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would authorize funding for the privatizing of Veterans Affairs health care; there would be no process for waiving the point of order that would be created in the amendment, fell when the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S249-S257

  • Jan. 11, 2017Senate Vote 8 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    King, I-Maine, motion to waive section 904 of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order against the King amendment no. 60 that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would reduce health insurance access to individuals based on their occupations, unless legislation provides comparable benefits. The ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate. Motion rejected 48-50. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S252

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the King, I-Maine, amendment no. 60, is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S252

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., for Stabenow, D-Mich.., amendment no. 94, that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that the Congressional Budget Office determines would reduce access to mental health care through eliminating or reducing federal assistance, or reducing the affordability of coverage; the ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate, withdrawn by unanimous consent. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S249-S263

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., for Manchin, D-W.Va., amendment no. 63, that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would reduce the expansion of access to substance use disorders through Medicaid expansion; the ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate, withdrawn by unanimous consent. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S249-S263

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., for Gillibrand, D-N.Y., amendment no. 82, that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would reduce access to women's health care, including reproductive health services and birth control through repealing provisions of the 2010 health care overhaul; the ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate, fell when the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S249-S264

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt.., for Menendez, D-N.J., amendment no. 83, that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that the Congressional Budget Office certifies would increase the number of uninsured Americans, decrease Medicaid enrollment in states that expanded Medicaid, or increase the required state share of Medicaid spending. The ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate, fell when the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S249-S260

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., for King, I-Maine, amendment no. 60, that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would reduce health insurance access to individuals based on their occupations, unless legislation provides comparable benefits; the ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate, fell when the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S249-S252

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., for Casey, D-Pa., amendment no. 61, that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would limit, reduce, or eliminate access to care for anyone with a pre-existing condition, place a lifetime or annual cap on health insurance coverage for someone with a disability or chronic condition, or that would allow a health plan to discriminate based on health; the ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate, fell when the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S249-S257

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., for Klobuchar, D-Minn., amendment no. 172, withdrawn by unanimous consent. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S249-S260

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., for Baldwin, D-Wis., amendment no. 81, that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would reduce the number of young Americans enrolled in health insurance, alter the provision of the 2010 health care overhaul that allows children to stay on their parent's health plan until age 26, or increases premiums for young Americans with private insurance; the ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate, fell when the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the amendment was not germane was sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S249-S256

  • Jan. 11, 2017Senate Vote 7 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Sanders, I-Vt., motion to waive section 305(b) of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order against the Nelson, D-Fla. amendment no. 13 that would ban the Senate from considering legislation that repeals the closing of the gap in coverage in the Medicare prescription drug program under part D of title XVIII of the Social Security Act, unless three-fifths of Senators vote to waive the point of order. Motion rejected 47-51. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S251-S252

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that, the Nelson, D-Fla., amendment no. 13 is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S251-S252

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., for Nelson, D-Fla., amendment no. 13, that would ban the Senate from considering legislation that repeals the closing of the gap in coverage in the Medicare prescription drug program under part D of title XVIII of the Social Security Act, fell when the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S249-S252

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., for Manchin, D-W.Va., amendment no. 64, that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that the Congressional Budget Office determines would cause an increase in the rate of uninsured individuals in rural communities in an amount great enough to financially weaken rural hospitals or clinics, or that would reduce federal funds for rural hospitals; the ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate, fell when the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S249-S254

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Considered by the Senate. Congressional Record p. S224-S268

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Warren, D-Mass., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 189. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S295

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Wyden, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 188. Congressional Record p. S282, S294-S295

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Wyden, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 187. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S294

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Wyden, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 186. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S294

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Wyden, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 185. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S294

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Fischer, R-Neb., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 184. Congressional Record p. S282, S294

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Wyden, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 183. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S294

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Wyden, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 182. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S293-S294

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Barrasso, R-Wyo., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 181. Congressional Record p. S282, S293

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Hatch, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 180. Congressional Record p. S282, S293

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Hatch, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 179. Congressional Record p. S282, S293

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Klobuchar, D-Minn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 178. Congressional Record p. S282, S293

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Cornyn, R-Texas, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 177. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S293

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Flake, R-Ariz., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 176. Congressional Record p. S282, S293

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Wyden, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 175. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S292-S293

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Alexander, R-Tenn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 174. Congressional Record p. S282, S292

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 173. Congressional Record p. S282, S292

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 172. Congressional Record p. S282, S292

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Duckworth, D-Ill., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 171. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S292

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Duckworth, D-Ill., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 170. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S292

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Menendez, D-N.J., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 169. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S291

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Wyden, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 168. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S291

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Heller, R-Nev., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 167. Congressional Record p. S282, S291

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 166. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S291

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 165. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S291

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 164. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S291

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 163. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S291

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 162. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S290-S291

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 161. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S290

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 160. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S290

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 159. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S290

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 158. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S290

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 157. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S290

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 156. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S289

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 155. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S289

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 154. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S289

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 153. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S289

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 152. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S289

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — M. Lee, R-Utah, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 151. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S288-S289

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Wyden, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 150. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S288

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Wyden, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 149. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S288

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Carper, D-Del., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 148. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S282, S288

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Cantwell, D-Wash., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 147. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281-S282, S288

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Warren, D-Mass., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 146. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S288

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — C. Murphy, D-Conn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 145. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S287-S288

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Klobuchar, D-Minn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 144. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S287

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Cantwell, D-Wash., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 143. Congressional Record p. S281, S287

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Warren, D-Mass., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 142. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S287

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Warren, D-Mass., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 141. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S287

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Warren, D-Mass., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 140. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S287

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — S. Brown, D-Ohio, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 139. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S287

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Heller, R-Nev., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 138. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S286

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — J. Reed, D-R.I., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 137. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S286

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Cardin, D-Md., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 136. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S286

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Franken, D-Minn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 135. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S286

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 134. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S286

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Wyden, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 133. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S286

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Franken, D-Minn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 132. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S285

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Wyden, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 131. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S285

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Warren, D-Mass., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 130. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S285

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Warren, D-Mass., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 129. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S285

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Warren, D-Mass., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 128. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S285

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Warren, D-Mass., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 127. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S285

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Coons, D-Del., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 126. Congressional Record p. S281, S284-S285

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Merkley, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 125. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S284

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Merkley, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 124. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S284

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Merkley, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 123. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S284

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Merkley, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 122. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S284

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Merkley, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 121. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S284

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Merkley, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 120. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S284

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Casey, D-Pa., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 119. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S283

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Shaheen, D-N.H., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 118. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S283

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 117. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S283

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Donnelly, D-Ind., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 116. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S283

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Markey, D-Mass., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 115. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S283

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Wyden, D-Ore., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 114. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S283

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Blumenthal, D-Conn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 113. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S283

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Franken, D-Minn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 112. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S282

  • Jan. 11, 2017 — Manchin, D-W.Va., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 111. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S281, S282

  • Jan. 10, 2017Senate Vote 6 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Sanders, I-Vt., motion to waive applicable sections of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order against the Sanders amendment no. 19 that would result in a reduction of guaranteed benefits under Social Security, increase the retirement age, privatize Social Security, or that would reduce benefits of Medicare or Medicaid. The ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate. Motion rejected 49-49. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S191

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the Sanders, I-Vt., amendment no. 19 is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S191

  • Jan. 10, 2017Senate Vote 5 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Waive
    Flake, R-Ariz., motion to waive section 305(b) of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Sanders, I-Vt., point of order against the Flake amendment no. 52 that would create a reserve fund relating to protections for the elderly, which could include "strengthening" Social Security and Medicare, "improving" Medicaid and housing, and returning regulation of health insurance markets to states, so long as the legislation would not increase the deficit over a 10 year period. Motion rejected 31-67. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S191

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., point of order that the Flake amendment no. 52 is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S191

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., for Flake, R-Ariz., amendment no. 52, that would create a reserve fund relating to protections for the elderly, which could include "strengthening" Social Security and Medicare, "improving" Medicaid and housing, and returning regulation of health insurance markets to states, so long as the legislation would not increase the deficit over a 10 year period, fell when the Sanders, I-Vt., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S187-S191

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., amendment no. 19, that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would result in a reduction of guaranteed benefits under Social Security, increase the retirement age, privatize Social Security, or that would reduce benefits of Medicare or Medicaid; the ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate, fell when the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S184-S187, S187-S191

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Considered by the Senate. Congressional Record p. S184-S187, S187-S199

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Heinrich, D-N.M., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 110. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S211, S220

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Udall, D-N.M., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 109. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S219-S220

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Udall, D-N.M., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 108. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S219

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Heinrich, D-N.M., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 107. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S219

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Corker, R-Tenn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 106. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S219

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Tester, D-Mont., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 105. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S219

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Tester, D-Mont., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 104. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S219

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Tester, D-Mont., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 103. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S219

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — M. Bennet, D-Colo., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 102. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S219

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — M. Bennet, D-Colo., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 101. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S218-S219

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Cantwell, D-Wash., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 100. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S218

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — C. Murphy, D-Conn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 99. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S218

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — C. Murphy, D-Conn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 98. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S218

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Blumenthal, D-Conn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 97. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S218

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Markey, D-Mass., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 96. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S218

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Markey, D-Mass., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 95. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S217-S218

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Stabenow, D-Mich., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 94. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S217

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Stabenow, D-Mich., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 93. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S217

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Stabenow, D-Mich., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 92. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S217

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Stabenow, D-Mich., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 91. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S217

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Carper, D-Del., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 90. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S216-S217

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Carper, D-Del., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 89. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S216

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — M. Warner, D-Va., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 88. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S216

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — M. Warner, D-Va., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 87. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S216

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — S. Brown, D-Ohio, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 86. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S216

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Hassan, D-N.H., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 85. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S215-S216

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Durbin, D-Ill., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 84. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S215

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Menendez, D-N.J., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 83. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S215

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Gillibrand, D-N.Y., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 82. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S215

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Durbin, D-Ill., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 80. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S214

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Durbin, D-Ill., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 79. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S214

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Booker, D-N.J., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 77. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S214

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Booker, D-N.J., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 76. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S214

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Booker, D-N.J., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 75. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S214

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Booker, D-N.J., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 74. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S213-S214

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Booker, D-N.J., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 73. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S213

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Booker, D-N.J., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 72. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S213

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Booker, D-N.J., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 71. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S213

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — M. Bennet, D-Colo., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 70. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S213

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — M. Bennet, D-Colo., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 69. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S213

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Cardin, D-Md., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 68. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S213

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Cardin, D-Md., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 67. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S212

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — J. Reed, D-R.I., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 66. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S212

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Manchin, D-W.Va., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 65. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S212

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Manchin, D-W.Va., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 64. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S212

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Manchin, D-W.Va., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 63. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S212

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Manchin, D-W.Va., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 62. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S210, S211-S212

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — Casey, D-Pa., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 61. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S209, S211

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — A. King, I-Maine, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 60. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S209, S211

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — A. King, I-Maine, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 59. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S209, S211

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — A. King, I-Maine, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 58. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S209, S211

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — A. King, I-Maine, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 57. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S209, S211

  • Jan. 10, 2017 — A. King, I-Maine, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 56. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S209, S211

  • Jan. 9, 2017Senate Vote 4 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Medicare and Medicaid Point of Order
    Hirono, D-Hawaii, motion to waive section 305(b) of the Budget Act and applicable budget resolutions with respect to the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order against the Sanders, I-Vt., for Hirono amendment no. 20 that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would privatize or raise the eligibility age of Medicare, or that would block grant, impose per capita spending caps, or decrease coverage of Medicaid. The ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate. Motion rejected 49-47. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S138

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the Sanders, I-Vt., for Hirono, D-Hawaii, amendment no. 20 is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S137-S138

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., for Hirono, D-Hawaii, amendment no. 20, that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would privatize or raise the eligibility age of Medicare, or that would block grants, impose per capita spending caps, or decrease coverage of Medicaid; the ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate, fell when the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the amendment is not germane was sustained by the chair. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S125-S138

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., amendment no. 19, that would ban legislation from being considered in the Senate that would result in a reduction of guaranteed benefits under Social Security, increase the retirement age, privatize Social Security, or that would reduce benefits of Medicare or Medicaid; the ban would be waived by a three-fifths vote of the Senate, pending at recess. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S125-S151, S161-S179

  • Jan. 9, 2017Senate Vote 3 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Substitute Amendment
    Paul, R-Ky., amendment no. 1, that would gradually reduce the authorized level of the budget deficit until a budget surplus is required in Fiscal 2024. The substitute amendment would maintain the underlying bill's reconciliation instructions, which are expected to be used to repeal portions of the 2010 health care overhaul (P L 111-148, 111-152). Rejected 14-83. Congressional Record p. S125-S137

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Considered by the Senate. Congressional Record p. S125-S151, S161-S179

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Cardin, D-Md., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 29. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S157-S158

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Corker, R-Tenn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 22. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Flake, R-Ariz., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 42. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S159

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Flake, R-Ariz., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 43. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S159

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Corker, R-Tenn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 23. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156-S157

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Flake, R-Ariz., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 44. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S160

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Cardin, D-Md., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 30. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S158

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Flake, R-Ariz., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 45. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S160

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Flake, R-Ariz., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 46. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S160

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Cardin, D-Md., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 31. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S158

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Flake, R-Ariz., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 47. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S160

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Whitehouse, D-R.I., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 48. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S160

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Klobuchar, D-Minn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 32. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S158

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Whitehouse, D-R.I., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 49. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S160

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Klobuchar, D-Minn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 33. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S158

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Shaheen, D-N.H., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 34. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S158

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Whitehouse, D-R.I., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 50. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S160-S161

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Whitehouse, D-R.I., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 51. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S161

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Flake, R-Ariz., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 52. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S161

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Shaheen, D-N.H., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 35. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S158

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Franken, D-Minn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 53. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S161

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Shaheen, D-N.H., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 36. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S158

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Franken, D-Minn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 24. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S157

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Franken, D-Minn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 54. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S161

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Franken, D-Minn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 25. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S157

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Shaheen, D-N.H., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 37. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S158-S159

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Coons, D-Del., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 26. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S157

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Booker, D-N.J., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 55. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S161

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Flake, R-Ariz., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 38. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S159

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Coons, D-Del., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 27. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S157

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Flake, R-Ariz., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 39. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S159

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Flake, R-Ariz., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 40. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S159

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Coons, D-Del., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 28. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S157

  • Jan. 9, 2017 — Flake, R-Ariz., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 41. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S156, S159

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., for Hirono, D-Hawaii, amendment no. 20, pending at recess. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S107

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., amendment no. 19, pending at recess. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S107

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., for Paul, R-Ky., substitute amendment no. 1, that would gradually reduce the authorized level of the budget deficit until a surplus is required in Fiscal 2024, and would preserve budget reconciliation instructions, pending at recess. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S97-S106

  • Jan. 5, 2017Senate Vote 2 Fiscal 2017 Budget Resolution — Motion to Waive
    Kaine, D-Va., motion to waive section 305(b) of the Congressional Budget Act with respect to the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order against the Kaine amendment no. 8 that would ban the consideration of legislation that the Congressional Budget Office determines would reduce the number of Americans enrolled in health insurance coverage, increase health insurance premiums, or reduce the scope and scale of health care benefits when compared to the 2010 health care overhaul (P L 111-148). The ban could be waived by a three-fifths majority of the Senate. Motion rejected 48-52. Note: A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. Congressional Record p. S95

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order that the Kaine, D-Va., amendment no. 8 is not germane, sustained by the chair. Congressional Record p. S95

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Kaine, D-Va., amendment no. 8, related to a point of order in regards to health care legislation, fell when the Enzi, R-Wyo., point of order against the amendment was sustained. Amendment text. Congressional Record p. S79-S95

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Considered by the Senate. Congressional Record p. S75-S106, S107

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Sanders, I-Vt., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 19. Congressional Record p. S118, S120

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Bill Nelson, D-Fla., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 13. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S118, S119

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Baldwin, D-Wis., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 18. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S118, S120

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — G. Peters, D-Mich., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 21. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S118, S120

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Van Hollen, D-Md., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 15. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S118, S119-S120

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Klobuchar, D-Minn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 9. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S118, S119

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Hirono, D-Hawaii, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 20. Congressional Record p. S118, S120

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Van Hollen, D-Md., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 14. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S118, S119

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Kaine, D-Va., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 8. Congressional Record p. S118

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Blumenthal, D-Conn., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 17. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S118, S120

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Menendez, D-N.J., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 11. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S118, S119

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Van Hollen, D-Md., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 16. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S118, S120

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Menendez, D-N.J., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 10. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S118, S119

  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Menendez, D-N.J., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 12. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S118, S119

  • Jan. 4, 2017 — Considered by the Senate. Congressional Record p. S31, S31-S45

  • Jan. 4, 2017Senate Vote 1 Fiscal 2017 Budget — Motion to Proceed
    McConnell, R-Ky., motion to proceed to the concurrent resolution that would set broad spending and revenue targets over the next 10 years. It would set budget authority at $3.3 trillion for fiscal 2017, increasing it to $4.1 trillion by fiscal 2022 and $4.9 trillion by fiscal 2026. The concurrent resolution would also include reconciliation instructions for the House Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means Committees as well as the Senate Finance and Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committees to come up with at least $1 billion each in deficit reduction over a 10-year period by January 27, 2017, which is expected to be used to repeal certain provisions of the 2010 health care overhaul. Motion agreed to 51-48. Congressional Record p. S30-S31

  • Jan. 4, 2017 — Coons, D-Del., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 2. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S65, S70

  • Jan. 4, 2017 — Coons, D-Del., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 3. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S65, S70

  • Jan. 4, 2017 — Bill Nelson, D-Fla., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 6. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S65, S70

  • Jan. 4, 2017 — Bill Nelson, D-Fla., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 7. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S65, S70-S71

  • Jan. 4, 2017 — Coons, D-Del., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 4. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S65, S70

  • Jan. 4, 2017 — Coons, D-Del., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 5. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S65, S70

  • Jan. 4, 2017 — Rand Paul, R-Ky., amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 1. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S65-S70

  • Jan. 3, 2017 — Senate Budget Committee discharged pursuant to section 300 of the Congressional Budget Act and placed on the Senate Legislative Calendar. Congressional Record p. S20

  • Jan. 3, 2017 — Introduced in the Senate . Congressional Record p. S21