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H.R.501 Implementing the Recommendations of the BP Oil Spill Commission Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Feb 25, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

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    • No arrests? - Homeless Veteran Of Microsoft - May 25, 2012 by H.V.O.M - H. R. 501. For the relief of Valerie Plame Wilson. IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES January 16, 2007. Mr. Inslee introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Select Committee on Intelligence (Permanent ...

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      As noted by H.V.O.M on May 25, 2012, "H. R. 501. For the relief of Valerie Plame Wilson. IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES January 16, 2007. Mr. Inslee introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Select Committee on Intelligence (Permanent ..." (/url?q=http://hvom.blogspot.com/2012/05/no-arrests-youre-being-recruited-to.html&sa=U&ei=aKDBT7iZJMupsAK9nr3sCQ&ved=0CDUQmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNFaPkJx8dka3OIBFcSOsCp5PtF8Sg)
    • Pennsylvania Legislators Fight United Nations Effort to Strip ... - May 18, 2012 by Randy lobasso - Tallman introduced HR 501, as well, which calls on “the Senate of the United States to reject the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.” Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) has co-sponsored a U.S. Senate bill to fight the ...

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      As noted by Randy lobasso on May 18, 2012, "Tallman introduced HR 501, as well, which calls on “the Senate of the United States to reject the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.” Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) has co-sponsored a U.S. Senate bill to fight the ..." (/url?q=http://blogs.philadelphiaweekly.com/phillynow/2012/05/17/pennsylvania-legislators-fight-united-nations-effort-to-strip-parental-rights/&sa=U&ei=GsK8T4DrEKOw2wXBg8WJDw&ved=0CDkQmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNEMKKkq8QmuthXUYDC5AXfznPvGaQ)
    • Pennsylvania Legislators Fight United Nations Effort to Strip ... - May 17, 2012 by Randy LoBasso - Tallman introduced HR 501, as well, which calls on “the Senate of the United States to reject the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.” Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) has co-sponsored a U.S. Senate bill to fight the ...

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      As noted by Randy LoBasso on May 17, 2012, "Tallman introduced HR 501, as well, which calls on “the Senate of the United States to reject the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.” Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) has co-sponsored a U.S. Senate bill to fight the ..." (/url?q=http://blogs.philadelphiaweekly.com/phillynow/2012/05/17/pennsylvania-legislators-fight-united-nations-effort-to-strip-parental-rights/&sa=U&ei=WF0TUPTPL4Wi8QT7i4CYBQ&ved=0CDoQmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNFkHkZrVdyV7aY9qJx3a3Y8paeoSw)

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    • Steve Israel Mugs For The Camera - December 27, 2011 by Patch - Further, the congressman fails to mention in his press releases that in the original version House bill (HR 501) he voted against was a provision that would, “reduce spending from areas throughout the federal government, including a freeze on ...

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      As noted by Patch on December 27, 2011, "Further, the congressman fails to mention in his press releases that in the original version House bill (HR 501) he voted against was a provision that would, “reduce spending from areas throughout the federal government, including a freeze on ..." (http://huntington.patch.com/blog_posts/steve-israel-mugs-for-the-camera)
    • Horse slaughter once again legal in the US - December 04, 2011 by Examiner - Slaughter has been a touchy subject over the last decade as animal rights groups push to abolish it, even pushing bills like HR 501 that several years ago would have banned the transport of horses over the border, while other states file requests with the

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      As noted by Examiner on December 04, 2011, "Slaughter has been a touchy subject over the last decade as animal rights groups push to abolish it, even pushing bills like HR 501 that several years ago would have banned the transport of horses over the border, while other states file requests with the " (http://www.examiner.com/equestrian-in-allentown/horse-slaughter-once-again-legal-the-us)
    • Legislative Watch February 4, 2011 - February 03, 2011 by Natural Resources Defense Council (blog) - Markey (D-MA), the ranking Democrat on the House Natural Resources Committee, introduced legislation (HR 501) that would codify the commission's ...

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      As noted by Natural Resources Defense Council (blog) on February 03, 2011, " Markey (D-MA), the ranking Democrat on the House Natural Resources Committee, introduced legislation (HR 501) that would codify the commission's ... " (http://switchboard.nrdc.org/blogs/legwatch/legislative_watch_february_4_2.html)
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