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SUMMARY AS OF:
Naval Vessels Transfer Act of 2012 - Authorizes the President to transfer on a grant basis to: (1) Mexico, the OLIVER HAZARD PERRY class guided missile frigates CURTS and MCCLUSKY; and (2) Thailand, the OLIVER HAZARD PERRY class guided missile frigates RENTZ and VANDEGRIFT.
Authorizes the President to transfer on a sale basis the OLIVER HAZARD PERRY class guided missile frigates TAYLOR, GARY, CARR, and ELROD to the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office of the United States (which is the Taiwan instrumentality designated pursuant to the Taiwan Relations Act).
What is Congress voting on this New Years Eve?,
Originally posted by SpaDe_
I just had a thought and I'm not sure it's even possible. Could Feinstein attach her version of the AWB at the last minute to the bills being passed for the fiscal cliff?
Originally posted by eyezenmaitreya
As we know last year while everyone was out celebrating the new year, Obama signed the NDAA executive order in order to slip it by us. I appreciate the OP taking the time to check and see what they are trying to pass, because it's likely they might try to do something similar regarding gun or internet control.
Last Floor Action: 6:25:55 P.M. - The House adjourned pursuant to a previous special order. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 p.m. on January 1, 2013.
Originally posted by Wrabbit2000
reply to post by beezzer
(snip!) Sorry.. I missed the note about the House Adjourning and had been on the phone here.. I hadn't checked the page myself in a few. They left?? Okay, as I understand this...Midnight tonight. Thats the shooting match. Anything tomorrow is after-the-fact mop-up but the damage will have already passed into reality, right?edit on 31-12-2012 by Wrabbit2000 because: (no reason given)