Daily Digest

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Daily Digest

Senate

Chamber Action



The Senate met at 9:02:07 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 9:02:34 a.m. until 1 p.m., on Thursday, July 5, 2018.

Committee Meetings



No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action


Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 7 public bills, H.R. 6302–6308, and 3 resolutions, H. Res. 980–982, were introduced.
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Additional Cosponsors:
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Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:

H.R. 5875, to amend the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act and the Dingell-Johnson Federal Aid in Sport Fish Restoration Act, to provide parity for United States territories and the District of Columbia, to make technical corrections to such Acts and related laws, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–802);

H.R. 3777, to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to convey certain National Forest System land containing the Nephi Work Center in Juab County, Utah, to Juab County, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–803);

H.R. 4537, to preserve the State-based system of insurance regulation and provide greater oversight of and transparency on international insurance standards setting processes, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–804, Part 1); and

H.R. 6237, to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2018 and 2019 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–805, Part 1).
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Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Rutherford to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Reverend Erin Keys, Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC.
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Commission on Social Impact Partnerships--Appointment: The Chair announced the Speaker's appointment of the following individual on the part of the House to the Commission on Social Impact Partnerships: Dr. James Sullivan of South Bend, Indiana.
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National Council on the Arts--Appointment: The Chair announced the Speaker's appointment of the following Member on the part of the House to the National Council on the Arts: Representative Thompson of Pennsylvania.
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Appointment of Additional Conferees--National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019: The Chair appointed the following additional conferees to H.R. 5515, to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2019 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, and to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year:

From the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, for consideration of matters within the jurisdiction of that committee under clause 11 of rule X: Representatives Nunes, Stewart, and Schiff.
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From the Committee on the Budget, for consideration of secs. 1252 and 1523 of the House bill, and secs. 4, 1002, 1032, and 1721 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Representatives Womack and Yarmuth.
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From the Committee on Education and the Workforce, for consideration of secs. 228, 563, 564, 1094, and 3120C of the House bill, and secs. 561–63 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Representatives Foxx and Scott of Virginia.
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From the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for consideration of secs. 701, 712, 1083, 1096, 3111–13, 3118, 3119, 3132, and 4305 of the House bill, and secs. 315, 601, 714, 3111–15, 5802, and 7509 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Representatives Walden, Hudson, and Pallone.
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From the Committee on Financial Services, for consideration of 12990–2 and 1236 of the House bill, and modifications committed to conference: Representatives Hensarling, Barr, and Maxine Waters of California.
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From the Committee on Foreign Affairs, for consideration of secs. 346, 1042, 1202–06, 1210, 1211, 1221–23, 1230A, 12300, 1230F, 1231, 1234, 1236, 1237, 1239, 1240, 1254–56, 1264, 1267, 1268, 1271, 1274, 1276, 1278, 1280, 1282, 1288, 12990–1, 12990–2, 12990–3, 12990–4, 1301, 1302, 1521, 1522, and 3116 of the House bill, and secs. 331, 1061, 1063, 1201–04, 1207, 1211, 1213, 1221–23, 1231–33, 1241, 1244, 1245, 1261, 1262, 1264–66, 1269, 1301, 1302, 1531, 1622, 1623, 1654, 3113, 3116, 6002, 6202–04, 6701, and 6702 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Representatives Royce of California, Mast, and Engel.
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From the Committee on Homeland Security, for consideration of sec. 1634 of the House bill, and modifications committed to conference: Representatives McCaul, Ratcliffe, and Thompson of Mississippi.
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From the Committee on the Judiciary, for consideration of secs. 826, 1043, 1050B, 1073, 1074, 1079, 1085, 1087, 1090, 12990–2, 4319, and 4710 of the House bill, and secs. 1025, 1035 and 1715 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Representatives Goodlatte, Sensenbrenner, and Nadler.
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From the Committee on Natural Resources, for consideration of secs. 313, 314, 316, 342, 1043, 1076, 1079, 2822, 2830, 2830A, 2831, 2832, 2845–47, 3402, 3549, 4810, 4837, division E, and sec. 6101 of the House bill, and secs. 601, 2833, 2836, and 7518 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Representatives Westerman and Grijalva.
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From the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, for consideration of secs. 506, 511, 569, 822, 831, 832, 834, 835, 860, 875, 880–84, 886, 917, 1101–11, 4711, and 4829 of the House bill, and secs. 568, 595, 607, 632, 702, 813, 902, 937, 1101–05, 1122–25, 12548, 1628, 1639, 1640, 1716, 1726, 2835, and 6702 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Representatives Sanford, Ross, and Lynch.
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From the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, for consideration of secs. 854, 858, and 1603 of the House bill, and secs. 893 and 1604 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Representatives Smith of Texas, Lucas, and Eddie Bernice Johnson of Texas.
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From the Committee on Small Business, for consideration of secs. 811, 851–58, 861, 863–68, and 2803 of the House bill, and secs. 893, 1626, and 6006 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Representatives Chabot, Knight, and Velázquez.
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From the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, for consideration of secs. 518, 554, 883, 1044, 1049, 10508, 1075, 1095, 1111, 2848, 3501, 3504, 3522–25, 3528, 3529, and division D of the House bill, and secs. 153, 556, 601, 1604, 3501, 3502, 7501, 7502, 7507–09, 7515, and 7517 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Representatives Comstock and Brownley of California.
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From the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, for consideration of secs. 547, 552, 582, 1411, and 2844 of the House bill, and secs. 721, 726, and 1431 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Representatives Roe of Tennessee, Poliquin, and Walz.
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From the Committee on Ways and Means, for consideration of sec. 701 of the House bill, and sec. 6201 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Representatives Reichert, Roskam, and Neal.
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For consideration of secs. 313, 314, 316, 342, 1043, 1076, 1079, 1252, 1523, 2822, 2830, 2830A, 2831, 2832, 2845–47, 3402, 3549, 4810, 4837, division E, and sec. 6101 of the House bill and secs. 4, 601, 1002, 1032, 1721, 2833, 2836, and 7518 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Representative Bergman.
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For consideration of secs. 228, 518, 554, 563, 564, 883, 1044, 1049, 10508, 1075, 1094, 1095, 1111, 2848, 3120C, 3501, 3504, 3522–25, 3528, 3529, and division D of the House bill and secs. 153, 556, 561–63, 601, 1604, 3501, 3502, 7501, 7502, 7507–09, 7515, and 7517 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Representative Lewis of Minnesota.
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Senate Referrals: S. 215 was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce. S. 490 was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce. S. 724 was held at the desk. S. 2245 was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. S. 2549 was held at the desk. S. 2559 was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. S. 2692 was held at the desk.
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Senate Messages: Messages received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today and appear on page H5984.

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 11 a.m. and adjourned at 11:15 a.m.

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Committee Meetings



No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings



No joint committee meetings were held.

COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR THURSDAY,

JULY 5, 2018

(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

1 p.m., Thursday, July 5

Senate Chamber

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

Next Meeting of the
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

10:30 a.m., Friday, July 6

House Chamber

Program for Friday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 10:30 a.m.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue








HOUSE


Bergman, Jack, Mich., E960, E962

Black, Diane, Tenn., E966

Blumenauer, Earl, Ore., E963

Connolly, Gerald E., Va., E959, E961, E961, E963, E963, E964, E965, E966, E966, E967

Davis, Rodney, Ill., E967

DeSaulnier, Mark, Calif., E967

Eshoo, Anna G., Calif., E964

Gonzalez, Vicente, Tex., E960

McCaul, Michael T., Tex., E959, E961, E962, E964, E965

Neal, Richard E., Mass., E963

Norman, Ralph, S.C., E965

Smith, Jason, Mo., E963

Stefanik, Elise M., N.Y., E959

Walden, Greg, Ore., E961

Wittman, Robert J., Va., E959

Young, David, Iowa, E959, E960, E960, E962, E963, E965, E966, E967

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