Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
August 3, 2018
115th Congress, 2nd Session
Issue: Vol. 164, No. 131 — Daily Edition
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Friday, August 3, 2018
The Senate met at 10:30:31 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 10:31:04 a.m. until 10 a.m., on Tuesday, August 7, 2018.––––––
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
H.R. 3555, to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to provide that the definition of a facility of an exchange does not apply to a line of business the purpose of which is not to effect or report a transaction on an exchange, with amendments (H. Rept. 115–883);
H.R. 6321, to require the Securities and Exchange Commission to revise the definitions of a ``small business'' and ``small organization'' for purposes of assessing the impact of the Commission's rulemakings under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 (H. Rept. 115–884);
H.R. 1264, to provide an exemption from rules and regulations of the Bureau of Consumer Financial protection for community financial institutions, and for other purposes, with amendments (H. Rept. 115–885);
H.R. 6324, to require the Securities and Exchange Commission to carry out a study of the direct and indirect underwriting fees, including gross spreads, for mid-sized initial public offerings, with amendments (H. Rept. 115–887);
H.R. 6177, to require the Securities and Exchange Commission to revise the definitions of a qualifying portfolio company and a qualifying investment to include an emerging growth company and the equity securities of an emerging growth company, respectively, for purposes of the exemption from registration for venture capital fund advisers under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, with amendments (H. Rept. 115–889);
H.R. 4861, to nullify certain guidance on deposit advance products, to require the Federal banking agencies to establish standards for short-term, small-dollar loans made by insured depository institutions, to exempt insured depository institutions and insured credit unions from the payday lending rule of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–890); and
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Messer to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Monsignor Stephen Rossetti, Catholic University of America, Washington, DC.
Senate Referrals: S. 1668 was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. S. 2101 was referred to the Committee on Financial Services. S. 2497 was referred to the Committee on Financial Services, the Committee on Armed Services, and the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology.
Senate Messages: Messages received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today and appear on pages H7737–38.
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 10 a.m. and adjourned at 10:06 a.m.
No hearings were held.
No joint committee meetings were held.
No meetings/hearings scheduled.
No hearings are scheduled.
Program for Tuesday: Senate will meet in a pro forma session.
Program for Tuesday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 10 a.m.
Courtney, Joe, Conn., E1121
Gohmert, Louie, Tex., E1118
Hensarling, Jeb, Tex., E1122
Hill, J. French, Ark., E1120
Huffman, Jared, Calif., E1118
Krishnamoorthi, Ill., E1117
Lieu, Ted, Calif., E1117
Mitchell, Paul, Mich., E1118
Newhouse, Dan, Wash., E1123
Norton, Eleanor Holmes, The District of Columbia, E1122
Rutherford, John H., Fla., E1117
Swalwell, Eric, Calif., E1120
Walters, Mimi, Calif., E1122