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HR 2010 - National Service Bill - Key Vote

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Bob Filner voted Yea (Conference Report Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) - Became Public Law No. 103-82 -
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (57-40) - (Key vote)

Title: National Service Bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that provides grants to State and local governments to encourage young people and senior citizens to volunteer by awarding individuals with financial, educational, and medical benefits during their service.

Highlights:
  • Creates the National Service Trust programs, replacing the American Conservation and Youth Service Corps.
  • Requires that national service participants must be at least 17 years old, unless certain youth programs allow youths to start at 16.
  • Provides youths with $4,725 in educational awards for a term of service, which may be used to repay student loans or pay present educational expenses (one term of service is a minimum of 1,700 hours).
  • Authorizes $200 million in grants to the National Senior Volunteer Corps for the Foster Grandparent Program, Senior Companion Program, and the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program.
  • Lowers the age at which a person is allowed to participate in the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program from 60 to 55.
  • Authorizes $56 million in grants for the Volunteers in Service to America.
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (275-152) - (Key vote)

Title: National Service Bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that provides grants to State and local governments to encourage young people and senior citizens to volunteer by awarding individuals with financial, educational, and medical benefits during their service.

Highlights:
  • Creates the National Service Trust programs, replacing the American Conservation and Youth Service Corps.
  • Requires that national service participants must be at least 17 years old, unless certain youth programs allow youths to start at 16.
  • Provides youths with $4,725 in educational awards for a term of service, which may be used to repay student loans or pay present educational expenses (one term of service is a minimum of 1,700 hours).
  • Authorizes $200 million in grants to the National Senior Volunteer Corps for the Foster Grandparent Program, Senior Companion Program, and the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program.
  • Lowers the age at which a person is allowed to participate in the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program from 60 to 55.
  • Authorizes $56 million in grants for the Volunteers in Service to America.
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (58-41) - (Key vote)

Title: National Service Bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that provides grants to State and local governments to encourage young people and senior citizens to volunteer by awarding individuals with financial, educational, and medical benefits during their service.

Highlights:
  • Creates the National Service Trust programs, replacing the American Conservation and Youth Service Corps.
  • Requires that national service participants must be at least 17 years old, unless certain youth programs allow youths to start at 16.
  • Provides youths with $4,725 in educational awards for a term of service, which may be used to repay student loans or pay present educational expenses (one term of service is a minimum of 1,700 hours).
  • Authorizes $200 million in grants to the National Senior Volunteer Corps for the Foster Grandparent Program, Senior Companion Program, and the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program.
  • Lowers the age at which a person is allowed to participate in the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program from 60 to 55.
  • Authorizes $56 million in grants for the Volunteers in Service to America.
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (275-152) - (Key vote)

Title: National Service Bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that provides grants to State and local governments to encourage young people and senior citizens to volunteer by awarding individuals with financial, educational, and medical benefits during their service.

Highlights:
  • Creates the National Service Trust programs, replacing the American Conservation and Youth Service Corps.
  • Requires that national service participants must be at least 17 years old, unless certain youth programs allow youths to start at 16.
  • Provides youths with $4,725 in educational awards for a term of service, which may be used to repay student loans or pay present educational expenses (one term of service is a minimum of 1,700 hours).
  • Authorizes $200 million in grants to the National Senior Volunteer Corps for the Foster Grandparent Program, Senior Companion Program, and the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program.
  • Lowers the age at which a person is allowed to participate in the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program from 60 to 55.
  • Authorizes $56 million in grants for the Volunteers in Service to America.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: National Service Bill

Sponsors

  • Matthew G. 'Marty' Martinez (CA - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Neil Abercrombie (HI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Gary L. Ackerman (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert E. 'Rob' Andrews (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jim Bacchus (FL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Henry Scott 'Scotty' Baesler (KY - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Peter W. Barca (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • James 'Jim' Barcia (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas J. 'Tom' Barlow (KY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Anthony C. Beilenson (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Douglas K. 'Doug' Bereuter (NE - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Howard L. Berman (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Tom Bevill (AL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • James H. Bilbray (NV - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Lucien E. Blackwell (PA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Peter I. Blute (MA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • David Edward Bonior (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert A. 'Bob' Borski Jr. (PA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Frederick C. 'Rick' Boucher (VA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bill Brewster (OK - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Glen Browder (AL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • George E. Brown Jr. (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John Bryant (TX - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Benjamin L. 'Ben' Cardin (MD - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Milton Robert 'Bob' Carr (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jim Chapman (TX - D) (Out Of Office)
  • William L. 'Bill' Clay Sr. (MO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Eva M. Clayton (NC - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert N. 'Bob' Clement (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Barbara-Rose Collins (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jim Cooper (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Sam Coppersmith (AZ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jerry F. Costello (IL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert E. 'Bud' Cramer (AL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • George W. 'Buddy' Darden III (GA - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Nathan Deal (GA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ronald V. Dellums (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Ron De Lugo (VI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Butler Derrick (SC - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jay W. Dickey (AR - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Norman DeValois 'Norm' Dicks (WA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Julian C. Dixon (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Richard J. 'Dick' Durbin (IL - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Don Edwards (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Glenn Lee English Jr. (OK - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Karan English (AZ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Victor H. 'Vic' Fazio (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Cleo Fields (LA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bob Filner (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Eric D. Fingerhut (OH - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Hamilton Fish Jr. (NY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Floyd H. Flake (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas M. Foglietta (PA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Harold E. Ford Sr. (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • William D. Ford (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Barney Frank (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jonas 'Martin' Frost III (TX - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Elizabeth Furse (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Sam Gejdenson (CT - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Richard Andrew 'Dick' Gephardt (MO - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Pete Geren (TX - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Sam M. Gibbons (FL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul E. Gillmor (OH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Benjamin A. Gilman (NY - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Dan Glickman (KS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bart Gordon (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Steven C. 'Steve' Gunderson (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Daniel E. 'Dan' Hamburg (CA - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Lee H. Hamilton (IN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • James A. 'Jimmy' Hayes (LA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • W.G. 'Bill' Hefner (NC - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Earl F. Hilliard Jr. (AL - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Maurice D. Hinchey (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • George J. Hochbrueckner (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Peter 'Pete' Hoekstra (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas Timothy 'Tim' Holden (PA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Stephen 'Steve' Horn (CA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Amory 'Amo' Houghton Jr. (NY - ) (Out Of Office)
  • William J. Hughes Sr. (NJ - ) (Out Of Office)
  • William J. Jefferson (LA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Don Johnson (GA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul E. Kanjorski (PA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joseph P. 'Joe' Kennedy II (MA - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Barbara Bailey Kennelly (CT - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Dale E. Kildee (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Gerald D. 'Jerry' Kleczka (WI - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Herbert C. Klein (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Ronald P. 'Ron' Klink (PA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mike Kopetski (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John J. LaFalce (NY - ) (Out Of Office)
  • H. Martin Lancaster (NC - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Tom Lantos (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Larry LaRocco (ID - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Rick A. Lazio (NY - ) (Out Of Office)
  • James A. 'Jim' Leach (IA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Richard H. Lehman (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Tom Lewis (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • William O. Lipinski (IL - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Marilyn Lloyd (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jill Lynette Long (IN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Ronald K. Machtley (RI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas J. Manton (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Marjorie Margolies-Mezvinsky (PA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Edward J. 'Ed' Markey (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert T. Matsui (CA - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Romano L. Mazzoli (KY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Frank McCloskey (IN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Dave McCurdy (OK - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul McHale (PA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Cynthia Ann McKinney (GA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Martin T. 'Marty' Meehan (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Carrie P. Meek (FL - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert 'Bob' Menendez (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Kweisi Mfume (MD - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Norman Y. Mineta (CA - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Patsy Takemoto Mink (HI - ) (Out Of Office)
  • John 'Joseph' Moakley (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Alan Bowlby Mollohan (WV - D) (Out Of Office)
  • G.V. 'Sonny' Montgomery (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Constance A. Morella (MD - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Austin J. Murphy (PA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John P. 'Jack' Murtha (PA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • William H. Natcher (KY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Stephen L. 'Steve' Neal (NC - D) (Out Of Office)
  • James L. 'Jim' Oberstar (MN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John W. Olver (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • William H. 'Bill' Orton (UT - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Major R. Owens (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Donald M. Payne (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Lewis F. Payne Jr. (VA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Timothy J. Penny (MN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • J.J. 'Jake' Pickle (TX - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Earl Pomeroy (ND - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Glenn W. Poshard (IL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • David Eugene Price (NC - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John Francis 'Jack' Reed (RI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bill Richardson (NM - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Timothy 'Tim' Roemer (IN - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Carlos A. Romero-Barcelo (PR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Charles G. 'Charlie' Rose III (NC - D) (Out Of Office)
  • J. Roy Rowland (GA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Martin Olav Sabo (MN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bill Sarpalius (TX - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas C. 'Tom' Sawyer (OH - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Lynn Schenk (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Charles E. 'Chuck' Schumer (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Christopher H. Shays (CT - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Karen Shepherd (UT - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Ike Skelton (MO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jim Slattery (KS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Neal Smith (IA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Olympia Jean Snowe (ME - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John M. Spratt Jr. (SC - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Fortney H. 'Pete' Stark (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Louis Stokes (OH - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Ted Strickland (OH - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Gerry E. Studds (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bart T. Stupak (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Richard N. 'Dick' Swett (NH - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Al Swift (WA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John Tanner (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • William J. 'Billy' Tauzin (LA - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Karen L. Thurman (FL - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Peter G. Torkildsen (MA - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Esteban Edward Torres (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert G. 'Bob' Torricelli (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Walter R. Tucker III (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert Anacletus Underwood (GU - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Jolene Unsoeld (WA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bruce F. Vento (MN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Harold L. Volkmer (MO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Melvin Luther 'Mel' Watt (NC - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Alan Wheat (MO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Pat Williams (MT - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert E. 'Bob' Wise Jr. (WV - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Lynn C. Woolsey (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Ron Wyden (OR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Albert R. Wynn (MD - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Sidney R. Yates (IL - D) (Out Of Office)
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