Daily Digest

Friday, August 4, 2017

Daily Digest

Senate

Chamber Action

Measures Passed:

Washington Metrorail Safety Commission: Pursuant to the order of Thursday, August 3, 2017, having received the joint resolution from the House, Senate passed H.J. Res. 76, granting the consent and approval of Congress for the Commonwealth of Virginia, the State of Maryland, and the District of Columbia to enter into a compact relating to the establishment of the Washington Metrorail Safety Commission.
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The Senate met at 9:45:30 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 9:45:39 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., on Tuesday, August 8, 2017.

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action


Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 6 public bills, H.R. 3641–3646 were introduced.
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Additional Cosponsors:
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Reports Filed: There were no reports filed today.

Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Harris to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Roger L. Story, National Children's Prayer Congress, Washington, DC.
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Clerk to correct engrossment of H.J. Res. 76: Agreed by unanimous consent to make the change in the engrossment of H.J. Res. 76 that was placed at the desk.
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Senate Referrals: S. 860 was held at the desk. S. 190 was held at the desk. S. 178 was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary and the Committee on Energy and Commerce. S. 582 was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. S. 717 was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. S. 829 was referred to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. S. 81 was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce. S. 1282 was referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. S. 581 was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce. S. 1052 was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce. S. 204 was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce. S. 765 was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. S. 1616 was referred to the Committee on Financial Services. S. 19 was held at the desk. S. 96 was held at the desk. S. 174 was held at the desk. S. 134 was held at the desk. S. 123 was held at the desk. S. 88 was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce. S. 1182 was held at the desk. S. 756 was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and the Committee on Natural Resources. S. 1617 was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. S. Con. Res. 15 was held at the desk. S. 1141 was held at the desk. S. 810 was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. S. 1099 was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
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Senate Messages: Messages received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appear on pages H6587–88.

Quorum Calls--Votes: There were no yea-and-nay votes, and there were no Recorded votes. There were no quorum calls.

Adjournment: The House met at 1 p.m. and adjourned at 1:09 p.m.

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Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.

COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR TUESDAY,

AUGUST 8, 2017

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)

Senate

No meetings/hearings scheduled.

House

No hearings are scheduled.

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Next Meeting of the
SENATE

12:30 p.m., Tuesday, August 8

Senate Chamber

Program for Tuesday: Senate will meet in a pro forma session.

Next Meeting of the
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

11 a.m., Tuesday, August 8

House Chamber

Program for Tuesday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 11 a.m.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue







HOUSE


Coffman, Mike, Colo., E1116

Comstock, Barbara, Va., E1117

Cook, Paul, Calif., E1114, E1115

Costello, Ryan A., Pa., E1114, E1115

Dingell, Debbie, Mich., E1116, E1118

Engel, Eliot L., N.Y., E1113, E1114, E1115, E1116, E1117, E1117, E1118, E1119, E1121

Esty, Elizabeth H., Conn., E1118, E1120

Huizenga, Bill, Mich., E1113

Jackson Lee, Sheila, Tex., E1114, E1117, E1119, E1120

Khanna, Ro, Calif., E1118

Lamborn, Doug, Colo., E1113

Messer, Luke, Ind., E1114

Royce, Edward R., Calif., E1119

Ryan, Tim, Ohio, E1114

Walden, Greg, Ore., E1115

Young, David, Iowa, E1113

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