Votes on Policy Area foreign trade and international finance by Representative gabbard where member was absent

YearNumQuestion/Description gabbard Date
2019 624 On Passage United States Export Finance Agency Act 15-Nov-2019
2019 623 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions United States Export Finance Agency Act 15-Nov-2019
2019 622 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 685 Torres Small of New Mexico Amendment No. 21 ; An amendment numbered 21 printed in House Report 116-289 to prohibit the Bank from providing financing to a person involved in sanctionable activity relating to human rights abuses, specifically human trafficking including sex trafficking. ; Amendment prohibits the Export-Import Bank from providing financing to a person involved in sanctionable activity relating to human rights abuses, specifically human trafficking including sex trafficking. 15-Nov-2019
2019 621 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 682 Stevens of Michigan Amendment No. 18 ; An amendment numbered 18 printed in House Report 116-289 to require the United States Export Finance Agency to emphasize outreach to small businesses in sectors that have been impacted by retaliatory tariffs. ; Amendment requires the United States Export Finance Agency to emphasize outreach to small businesses in sectors that have been impacted by retaliatory tariffs. 15-Nov-2019
2019 620 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 669 Davidson of Ohio Amendment No. 5 ; An amendment numbered 5 printed in House Report 116-289 to prohibit Agency assistance for the governments of certain countries unless the President certifies that the government is cooperating with the U.S. to prevent illegal trafficking of synthetic opioids. ; Amendment sought to prohibit Agency assistance for the governments of certain countries unless the President certifies that the government is cooperating with the U.S. to prevent illegal trafficking of synthetic opioids. 15-Nov-2019
2019 619 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 668 McAdams of Utah Amendment No. 4 ; An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 116-289 to expand the prohibition of the Board of Directors from approving a transaction unless the person receiving the Agencys support certifies that the person does not engage in any activity in contravention of any U.S. law, regulation, or order concerning sanctions relating to the illegal trafficking of synthetic opioids, including any sanctions imposed pursuant to the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act. ; Amendment expands the prohibition of the Board of Directors from approving a transaction unless the person receiving the Agency's support certifies that the person does not engage in any activity in contravention of any U.S. law, regulation, or order concerning sanctions relating to the illegal trafficking of synthetic opioids, including any sanctions imposed pursuant to the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act. 15-Nov-2019
2019 618 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 667 Flores of Texas Amendment No. 3 ; An amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 116-289 to strike Section 13 and create the office of energy efficiency and clean energy exports which advises the EXIM board on ways to improve the export of goods and services that increase energy efficiency and clean energy abroad. Also, the amendment requires the EXIM bank to consider energy affordability as well as environmental impacts before approving transactions, and requires the EXIM bank to include in its annual report the impacts of any transaction backed by the Bank on the cost of energy in the importing country and the estimated emissions reductions caused by exports financed by the Bank. ; Amendment sought to strike Section 13 and create the office of energy efficiency and clean energy exports which advises the EXIM board on ways to improve the export of goods and services that increase energy efficiency and clean energy abroad. Also, the amendment requires the EXIM bank to consider energy affordability as well as environmental impacts before approving transactions, and requires the EXIM bank to include in its annual report the impacts of any transaction backed by the Bank on the cost of energy in the importing country and the estimated emissions reductions caused by exports financed by the Bank. 15-Nov-2019
2019 617 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 666 Torres of California Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment numbered 2 printed in House Report 116-289 to ensure that the Bank will not provide credit to any individual who is subject to sanctions related to serious violations of human rights or free speech, including in China and Burma. ; Amendment ensures the Bank will not provide credit to any individual who is subject to sanctions related to serious violations of human rights or free speech. 15-Nov-2019