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                   EXECUTIVE AND OTHER COMMUNICATIONS

  The following communications were laid before the Senate, together 
with accompanying papers, reports, and documents, and were referred as 
indicated:

        EC-978. A communication from the Director of the Issuances 
     Staff, Food Safety and Inspection Service, Department of 
     Agriculture, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a 
     rule entitled ``Eligibility of Honduras to Export Poultry 
     Products to the United States'' (RIN0583-AD58) received 
     during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the 
     President of the Senate on April 12, 2019; to the Committee 
     on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
        EC-979. A communication from the Director of the 
     Regulatory Management Division, Environmental Protection 
     Agency, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule 
     entitled ``Fenazaquin; Pesticide Tolerances'' (FRL No. 9990-
     02-OCSPP) received in the Office of the President of the 
     Senate on April 11, 2019; to the Committee on Agriculture, 
     Nutrition, and Forestry.
        EC-980. A communication from the Director of the 
     Regulatory Management Division, Environmental Protection 
     Agency, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule 
     entitled ``Polyvinyl acetate - polyvinyl alcohol copolymer; 
     Tolerance Exemption'' (FRL No. 9987-46) received in the 
     Office of the President of the Senate on April 11, 2019; to 
     the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
        EC-981. A communication from the Congressional Review 
     Coordinator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, 
     Department of Agriculture, transmitting, pursuant to law, the 
     report of a rule entitled ``Phytophthora ramorum; Regulated 
     Areas, Regulated Establishments, and Testing Protocols'' 
     ((RIN0579-AE30) (Docket No. APHIS-2015-0101)) received during 
     adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of 
     the Senate on April 23, 2019; to the Committee on 
     Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
        EC-982. A communication from the Chief of the Planning and 
     Regulatory Affairs Branch, Food and Nutrition Service, 
     Department of Agriculture, transmitting, pursuant to law, the 
     report of a rule entitled ``Supplemental Nutrition Assistance 
     Program (SNAP): Student Eligibility, Convicted Felons, 
     Lottery and Gambling, and State Verification Provisions of 
     the Agricultural Act of 2014'' (RIN0584-AE41) received during 
     adjournment of the Senate in the Office of the President of 
     the Senate on April 18, 2019; to the Committee on 
     Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
        EC-983. A communication from the Administrator, 
     Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture, 
     transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled 
     ``Onions Grown in South Texas; Order Amending Marketing Order 
     959'' ((7 CFR Part 959) (Docket No. AMS-SC-17-0067)) received 
     in the Office of the President of the Senate on April 11, 
     2019; to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and 
     Forestry.
        EC-984. A communication from the Administrator, 
     Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture, 
     transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled 
     ``Cranberries Grown in the States of Massachusetts, Rhode 
     Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, Wisconsin, Michigan, 
     Minnesota, Oregon, Washington, and Long Island in the

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     State of New York; Amendment to Marketing Order 929 and 
     Referendum Order'' ((7 CFR Part 929) (Docket No. AMS-SC-18-
     0017)) received in the Office of the President of the Senate 
     on April 11, 2019; to the Committee on Agriculture, 
     Nutrition, and Forestry.
        EC-985. A communication from the Administrator, 
     Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture, 
     transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled 
     ``Domestic Dates Produced or Packed in Riverside County, 
     California; Increased Assessment Rate'' ((7 CFR Part 987) 
     (Docket No. AMS-SC-18-0058)) received in the Office of the 
     President of the Senate on April 11, 2019; to the Committee 
     on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
        EC-986. A communication from the Administrator, 
     Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture, 
     transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled 
     ``Pears Grown in Oregon and Washington; Change in Committee 
     Structure for Processed Pears'' ((7 CFR Part 927) (Docket No. 
     AMS-SC-18-0078)) received in the Office of the President of 
     the Senate on April 11, 2019; to the Committee on 
     Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
        EC-987. A communication from the Administrator, 
     Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture, 
     transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled 
     ``Federal Milk Marketing Orders - Amending the Class 1 Skim 
     Milk Price Formula; Correction'' ((7 CFR Part 1000) (Docket 
     No. AMS-DA-18-0096)) received in the Office of the President 
     of the Senate on April 11, 2019; to the Committee on 
     Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
        EC-988. A communication from the Administrator, 
     Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture, 
     transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a rule entitled 
     ``Sweet Onions Grown in the Walla Walla Valley of Southeast 
     Washington and Northeast Oregon; Amendments to Marketing 
     Order 956'' ((7 CFR Part 959) (Docket No. AMS-SC-18-0028)) 
     received in the Office of the President of the Senate on 
     April 11, 2019; to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, 
     and Forestry.
        EC-989. A communication from the Acting Secretary of 
     Defense, transmitting a report on the approved retirement of 
     Lieutenant General Samuel A. Graves, United States Air Force, 
     and his advancement to the grade of lieutenant general on the 
     retired list; to the Committee on Armed Services.
        EC-990. A communication from the Senior Official 
     performing the duties of the Under Secretary of Defense 
     (Personnel and Readiness), transmitting the report of two (2) 
     officers authorized to wear the insignia of the grade of 
     brigadier general in accordance with title 10, United States 
     Code, section 777, this will not cause the Department to 
     exceed the number of frocked officers authorized; to the 
     Committee on Armed Services.
        EC-991. A communication from the Assistant Secretary of 
     Defense (Special Operations and Low Intensity Conflict), 
     transmitting, pursuant to law, a report relative to the 
     report on activities of the National Guard Counterdrug 
     assistance and activities for fiscal year 2018; to the 
     Committee on Armed Services.
        EC-992. A communication from the Assistant Secretary of 
     Defense (Legislative Affairs), transmitting legislative 
     proposals relative to the ``National Defense Authorization 
     Act for Fiscal Year 2020''; to the Committee on Armed 
     Services.
        EC-993. A communication from the Assistant Secretary of 
     Defense (Legislative Affairs), transmitting legislative 
     proposals relative to the ``National Defense Authorization 
     Act for Fiscal Year 2020''; to the Committee on Armed 
     Services.
        EC-994. A communication from the Chief of the Officer 
     Accessions Policy Branch, Department of the Army, Department 
     of Defense, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a 
     rule entitled ``Reserve Officers' Training Corps'' (RIN0702-
     AA76) received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office 
     of the President of the Senate on April 18, 2019; to the 
     Committee on Armed Services.
        EC-995. A communication from the Chief of the Officer 
     Accessions Policy Branch, Department of the Army, Department 
     of Defense, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a 
     rule entitled ``Schools and Colleges'' (RIN0702-AA89) 
     received during adjournment of the Senate in the Office of 
     the President of the Senate on April 18, 2019; to the 
     Committee on Armed Services.
        EC-996. A communication from the Alternate Federal 
     Register Liaison Officer, Office of the Secretary, Department 
     of Defense, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a 
     rule entitled ``Allotments for Child and Spousal Support'' 
     (RIN0790-AJ98) received during adjournment of the Senate in 
     the Office of the President of the Senate on April 17, 2019; 
     to the Committee on Armed Services.
        EC-997. A communication from the Alternate Federal 
     Register Liaison Officer, Office of the Secretary, Department 
     of Defense, transmitting, pursuant to law, the report of a 
     rule entitled ``Department of Defense Privacy Program'' 
     (RIN0790-AJ20) received during adjournment of the Senate in 
     the Office of the President of the Senate on April 15, 2019; 
     to the Committee on Armed Services.

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