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Titles (26)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Interior and Environment, Agriculture and Rural Development, Commerce, Justice, Science, Financial Services and General Government, Homeland Security, Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, State and Foreign Operations, Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, Legislative Branch, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2018
Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act, 2018

Short Titles as Passed House for portions of this bill
  • Conscience Protection Act of 2017
  • Department of Commerce Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Department of Education Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Department of Health and Human Services Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Department of Homeland Security Border Infrastructure Construction Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Department of Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Department of Labor Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Department of the Treasury Appropriations Act, 2018
  • District of Columbia Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Executive Office of the President Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Financial Institution Bankruptcy Act of 2017
  • Judiciary Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Science Appropriations Act, 2018
  • Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Short Titles as Reported to House

Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Short Titles as Introduced

Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior, environment, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2018, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (3)

Date
09/14/2017 Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 211 - 198 (Roll no. 528).
07/21/2017 The House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 115-238, by Mr. Calvert.
07/21/2017 Introduced in House

All Actions (706)

Date Chamber
09/27/2017 Senate Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 230.
09/26/2017 Senate Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
09/25/2017 Senate Received in the Senate.
09/14/2017-12:00pm House Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/14/2017-12:00pm House On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 211 - 198 (Roll no. 528). (text: 09/06/17 CR H6697-6835)
09/14/2017-11:53am House On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by recorded vote: 186 - 223 (Roll no. 527).
09/14/2017-11:46am House The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
09/14/2017-11:38am House DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to strike the $2.3 billion in total appropriated for a border wall and for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to purchase detention beds; and to transfer funds to the FEMA Federal Assistance Account to provide addition funds for pre-disaster mitigation services.
09/14/2017-11:38am House Ms. Jackson Lee moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Appropriations. (text: CR H7408)
09/14/2017-11:37am House The House adopted the amendments en gross as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
09/14/2017-11:36am House The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
09/14/2017-11:36am House The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 3354.
09/14/2017-11:36am House H.Amdt.445 On agreeing to the Jackson Lee amendment (A173) Agreed to by recorded vote: 265 - 143 (Roll no. 526).
09/14/2017-11:32am House H.Amdt.441 On agreeing to the Huizenga amendment (A169) Agreed to by recorded vote: 211 - 195 (Roll no. 525).
09/14/2017-11:29am House H.Amdt.438 On agreeing to the Mitchell amendment (A166) Failed by recorded vote: 166 - 241 (Roll no. 524).
09/14/2017-11:25am House H.Amdt.437 On agreeing to the Ellison amendment (A165) Failed by recorded vote: 186 - 221 (Roll no. 523).
09/14/2017-11:21am House H.Amdt.436 On agreeing to the Ellison amendment (A164) Failed by recorded vote: 163 - 245 (Roll no. 522).
09/14/2017-11:18am House H.Amdt.435 On agreeing to the Ellison amendment (A163) Failed by recorded vote: 183 - 226 (Roll no. 521).
09/14/2017-11:15am House H.Amdt.434 On agreeing to the Norton amendment (A162) Failed by recorded vote: 186 - 222 (Roll no. 520).
09/14/2017-11:10am House H.Amdt.433 On agreeing to the Gohmert amendment (A161) Failed by recorded vote: 186 - 223 (Roll no. 519).
09/14/2017-11:07am House H.Amdt.432 On agreeing to the Palmer amendment (A160) Agreed to by recorded vote: 214 - 194 (Roll no. 518).
09/14/2017-11:01am House The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
09/14/2017-11:00am House Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7402-7411)
09/13/2017-6:41pm House Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3354 as unfinished business.
09/13/2017-6:40pm House On motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
09/13/2017-6:40pm House Mr. Cole moved that the Committee rise.
09/13/2017-6:40pm House H.Amdt.428 On agreeing to the Gibbs amendment (A156) Agreed to by recorded vote: 215 - 201 (Roll No. 515).
09/13/2017-6:37pm House H.Amdt.427 On agreeing to the Ellison amendment (A155) Failed by recorded vote: 191 - 226 (Roll no. 514).
09/13/2017-6:34pm House H.Amdt.420 On agreeing to the Blackburn amendment (A148) Failed by recorded vote: 156 - 260 (Roll no. 513).
09/13/2017-6:31pm House H.Amdt.419 On agreeing to the Walberg amendment (A147) Agreed to by recorded vote: 221 - 196 (Roll no. 512).
09/13/2017-6:28pm House H.Amdt.418 On agreeing to the Meadows amendment (A146) Failed by recorded vote: 178 - 238, 1 Present (Roll no. 511).
09/13/2017-6:25pm House H.Amdt.417 On agreeing to the Grothman amendment (A145) Failed by recorded vote: 175 - 241 (Roll no. 510).
09/13/2017-6:22pm House H.Amdt.416 On agreeing to the Grothman amendment (A144) Failed by recorded vote: 131 - 285 (Roll no. 509).
09/13/2017-6:18pm House H.Amdt.415 On agreeing to the Lewis (MN) amendment (A143) Failed by recorded vote: 153 - 263, 1 Present (Roll no. 508).
09/13/2017-6:14pm House H.Amdt.414 On agreeing to the Courtney amendment (A142) Failed by recorded vote: 204 - 212 (Roll no. 507).
09/13/2017-6:11pm House H.Amdt.413 On agreeing to the Lowey amendment (A141) Agreed to by recorded vote: 228 - 188 (Roll no. 506).
09/13/2017-6:08pm House H.Amdt.412 On agreeing to the Lujan, Ben Ray amendment (A140) Agreed to by recorded vote: 213 - 205 (Roll no. 505).
09/13/2017-6:05pm House H.Amdt.409 On agreeing to the Murphy (PA) amendment (A137) Failed by recorded vote: 198 - 219 (Roll no. 504).
09/13/2017-6:01pm House H.Amdt.408 On agreeing to the Clark (MA) amendment (A136) Agreed to by recorded vote: 225 - 192 (Roll no. 503).
09/13/2017-5:58pm House H.Amdt.404 On agreeing to the Kildee amendment (A132) Agreed to by recorded vote: 243 - 175 (Roll no. 502).
09/13/2017-5:55pm House H.Amdt.400 On agreeing to the Meng amendment (A128) Agreed to by recorded vote: 220 - 198 (Roll no. 501).
09/13/2017-5:52pm House H.Amdt.398 On agreeing to the Pocan amendment (A126) Failed by recorded vote: 199 - 219 (Roll no. 500).
09/13/2017-5:48pm House H.Amdt.396 On agreeing to the Kildee amendment (A124) Agreed to by recorded vote: 247 - 170 (Roll no. 499).
09/13/2017-5:46pm House H.Amdt.390 On agreeing to the Buck amendment (A118) Agreed to by recorded vote: 226 - 191 (Roll no. 498).
09/13/2017-5:42pm House H.Amdt.389 On agreeing to the Flores amendment (A117) Agreed to by recorded vote: 216 - 199 (Roll no. 497).
09/13/2017-5:39pm House H.Amdt.385 On agreeing to the Norton amendment (A113) Failed by recorded vote: 189 - 225 (Roll no. 496).
09/13/2017-5:36pm House H.Amdt.383 On agreeing to the Scott (VA) amendment (A111) Failed by recorded vote: 192 - 223 (Roll no. 495).
09/13/2017-5:33pm House H.Amdt.378 On agreeing to the Grothman amendment (A106) Failed by recorded vote: 98 - 313 (Roll no. 494).
09/13/2017-5:30pm House H.Amdt.374 On agreeing to the Torres amendment (A102) Agreed to by recorded vote: 279 - 137 (Roll no. 493).
09/13/2017-4:59pm House UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was on the question on adoption of amendments which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
09/13/2017-4:55pm House H.Amdt.405 On agreeing to the Flores amendment (A133) Failed by voice vote.
09/13/2017-4:54pm House VACATED PROCEEDINGS - Mr. Flores asked unanimous consent to vacate the proceedings on amendment numbered 149 of House Report 115-297, which was postponed, to the end that the Chair put the question de novo. Agreed to without objection.
09/13/2017-4:54pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Jackson Lee demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/13/2017-4:45pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment No. 223.
09/13/2017-4:45pm House H.Amdt.445 Amendment (A173) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee. (consideration: CR H7360-7362; text: CR H7360)
09/13/2017-4:45pm House H.Amdt.444 On agreeing to the Kildee amendment (A172) Failed by voice vote.
09/13/2017-4:39pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Kildee amendment No. 222.
09/13/2017-4:39pm House H.Amdt.444 Amendment (A172) offered by Mr. Kildee. (consideration: CR H7359-7360; text: CR H7359)
09/13/2017-4:39pm House H.Amdt.443 On agreeing to the Amodei amendment (A171) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/13/2017-4:31pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Amodei amendment No. 221.
09/13/2017-4:31pm House H.Amdt.443 Amendment (A171) offered by Mr. Amodei. (consideration: CR H7358-7359; text: CR H7358)
09/13/2017-4:27pm House H.Amdt.442 On agreeing to the Heck amendment (A170) Failed by voice vote.
09/13/2017-4:18pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Heck amendment No. 211.
09/13/2017-4:18pm House H.Amdt.442 Amendment (A170) offered by Mr. Heck. (consideration: CR H7356-7358; text: CR H7357)
09/13/2017-4:17pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Huizenga amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Moore demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/13/2017-4:05pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Huizenga amendment No. 207.
09/13/2017-4:05pm House H.Amdt.441 Amendment (A169) offered by Mr. Huizenga. (consideration: CR H7353-7356; text: CR H7353)
09/13/2017-4:05pm House H.Amdt.440 On agreeing to the Jackson Lee amendment (A168) Failed by voice vote.
09/13/2017-3:59pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment No. 206.
09/13/2017-3:59pm House H.Amdt.440 Amendment (A168) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee. (consideration: CR H7352-7353; text: CR H7352)
09/13/2017-3:59pm House H.Amdt.439 On agreeing to the Jenkins (WV) amendment (A167) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/13/2017-3:53pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jenkins (WA) amendment No. 205.
09/13/2017-3:52pm House H.Amdt.439 Amendment (A167) offered by Mr. Jenkins (WV). (consideration: CR H7351-7352; text: CR H7351)
09/13/2017-3:52pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Mitchell amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Quigley demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/13/2017-3:45pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Mitchell amendment No. 204.
09/13/2017-3:45pm House H.Amdt.438 Amendment (A166) offered by Mr. Mitchell. (consideration: CR H7350-7351; text: CR H7350)
09/13/2017-3:44pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Ellison amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Ellison demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/13/2017-3:32pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ellison amendment No. 201.
09/13/2017-3:31pm House H.Amdt.437 Amendment (A165) offered by Mr. Ellison. (consideration: CR H7349-7350; text: CR H7349)
09/13/2017-3:31pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Ellison amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Ellison demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/13/2017-3:19pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ellison amendment No. 200.
09/13/2017-3:19pm House H.Amdt.436 Amendment (A164) offered by Mr. Ellison. (consideration: CR H7347-7349; text: CR H7347)
09/13/2017-3:18pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Ellison amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Ellison demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/13/2017-3:07pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ellison amendment No. 199.
09/13/2017-3:06pm House H.Amdt.435 Amendment (A163) offered by Mr. Ellison. (consideration: CR H7345-7347; text: CR H7345)
09/13/2017-3:05pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Norton amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Norton demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/13/2017-2:58pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Norton amendment No. 196.
09/13/2017-2:58pm House H.Amdt.434 Amendment (A162) offered by Ms. Norton. (consideration: CR H7345; text: CR H7345)
09/13/2017-2:57pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Gohmert amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Quigley demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/13/2017-2:50pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gohmert amendment No. 195.
09/13/2017-2:50pm House H.Amdt.433 Amendment (A161) offered by Mr. Gohmert. (consideration: CR H7344; text: CR H7344)
09/13/2017-2:49pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Palmer amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Norton demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/13/2017-2:34pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Palmer amendment No. 192.
09/13/2017-2:34pm House H.Amdt.432 Amendment (A160) offered by Mr. Palmer. (consideration: CR H7342-7344; text: CR H7342)
09/13/2017-2:34pm House H.Amdt.431 On agreeing to the Roskam amendment (A159) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/13/2017-2:27pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Roskam amendment No. 191.
09/13/2017-2:27pm House H.Amdt.431 Amendment (A159) offered by Mr. Roskam. (consideration: CR H7341-7342; text: CR H7341)
09/13/2017-2:27pm House H.Amdt.430 On agreeing to the Roskam amendment (A158) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/13/2017-2:14pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Roskam amendment No. 190.
09/13/2017-2:14pm House H.Amdt.430 Amendment (A158) offered by Mr. Roskam. (consideration: CR H7340-7341; text: CR H7340)
09/13/2017-2:14pm House H.Amdt.429 On agreeing to the Graves (GA) amendments (A157) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/13/2017-2:03pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Graves (GA) En Bloc amendment No. 5.
09/13/2017-2:02pm House H.Amdt.429 Amendments en bloc (A157) offered by Mr. Graves (GA). (consideration: CR H7338-7340; text of amendments en bloc: CR H7338)
09/13/2017-2:01pm House H.Amdt.422 On agreeing to the Murphy (PA) amendment (A150) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/13/2017-2:01pm House VACATED PROCEEDINGS - Mr. Cole asked unanimous consent to vacate the proceedings on amendment numbered 176 of House Report 115-297, which was postponed, to the end that the Chair put the question de novo. Agreed to without objection.
09/13/2017-2:00pm House H.Amdt.421 On agreeing to the Murphy (PA) amendment (A149) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/13/2017-2:00pm House VACATED PROCEEDINGS - Mr. Cole asked unanimous consent to vacate the proceedings on amendment numbered 175 of House Report 115-297, which was postponed, to the end that the Chair put the question de novo. Agreed to without objection.
09/13/2017-1:59pm House H.Amdt.372 On agreeing to the Norman amendment (A100) Failed by recorded vote: 151 - 260 (Roll no. 492).
09/13/2017-1:55pm House H.Amdt.371 On agreeing to the Polis amendment (A099) Failed by recorded vote: 198 - 212 (Roll no. 491).
09/13/2017-1:52pm House H.Amdt.370 On agreeing to the Polis amendment (A098) Failed by recorded vote: 201 - 212 (Roll no. 490).
09/13/2017-1:46pm House H.Amdt.369 On agreeing to the Mullin amendment (A097) Agreed to by recorded vote: 225 - 186 (Roll no. 489).
09/13/2017-1:42pm House H.Amdt.368 On agreeing to the Mullin amendment (A096) Agreed to by recorded vote: 218 - 195 (Roll no. 488).
09/13/2017-1:37pm House UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question on adoption of amendments which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
09/13/2017-1:36pm House The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
09/13/2017-1:36pm House Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7334-7378)
09/12/2017-10:02pm House Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3354 as unfinished business.
09/12/2017-10:01pm House On motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-10:01pm House Mr. Cole moved that the Committee rise.
09/12/2017-10:00pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Gibbs amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Clark (MA) demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-9:51pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gibbs amendment No. 187.
09/12/2017-9:51pm House H.Amdt.428 Amendment (A156) offered by Mr. Gibbs. (consideration: CR H7309-7310; text: CR H7309)
09/12/2017-9:51pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Ellison amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Ellison demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-9:44pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ellison amendment No. 186.
09/12/2017-9:44pm House H.Amdt.427 Amendment (A155) offered by Mr. Ellison. (consideration: CR H7307-7309; text: CR H7307)
09/12/2017-9:44pm House H.Amdt.426 On agreeing to the Scott (VA) amendment (A154) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-9:39pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Scott (VA) amendment No. 184.
09/12/2017-9:39pm House H.Amdt.426 Amendment (A154) offered by Mr. Scott (VA). (consideration: CR H7307; text: CR H7307)
09/12/2017-9:38pm House H.Amdt.425 On agreeing to the Burgess amendment (A153) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-9:35pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Burgess amendment No. 182.
09/12/2017-9:35pm House H.Amdt.425 Amendment (A153) offered by Mr. Burgess. (consideration: CR H7306-7307; text: CR H7306)
09/12/2017-9:34pm House H.Amdt.424 On agreeing to the Murphy (PA) amendment (A152) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-9:29pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Murphy (PA) amendment No. 179.
09/12/2017-9:29pm House H.Amdt.424 Amendment (A152) offered by Mr. Murphy (PA). (consideration: CR H7305-7306; text: CR H7306)
09/12/2017-9:28pm House H.Amdt.423 By unanimous consent, the Murphy (PA) amendment was withdrawn. (consideration: CR H7305)
09/12/2017-9:24pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Murphy (PA) amendment No. 178.
09/12/2017-9:24pm House H.Amdt.423 Amendment (A151) offered by Mr. Murphy (PA). (consideration: CR H7305; text: CR H7305)
09/12/2017-9:23pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Murphy (PA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Cole demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-9:19pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Murphy (PA) amendment No. 176.
09/12/2017-9:19pm House H.Amdt.422 Amendment (A150) offered by Mr. Murphy (PA). (consideration: CR H7304-7305; text: CR H7304)
09/12/2017-9:14pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Murphy (PA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Cole demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-9:03pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Murphy (PA) amendment No. 175.
09/12/2017-9:03pm House H.Amdt.421 Amendment (A149) offered by Mr. Murphy (PA). (consideration: CR H7302-7304; text: CR H7302)
09/12/2017-9:02pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Blackburn amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Clark (MA) demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-8:53pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Blackburn amendment No. 174.
09/12/2017-8:53pm House H.Amdt.420 Amendment (A148) offered by Mrs. Blackburn. (consideration: CR H7301-7302; text: CR H7301)
09/12/2017-8:52pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Walberg amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Clark (MA)demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-8:40pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Walberg amendment No. 173.
09/12/2017-8:40pm House H.Amdt.419 Amendment (A147) offered by Mr. Walberg. (consideration: CR H7300-7301; text: CR H7300)
09/12/2017-8:39pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Meadows amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mrs. Lowey demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-8:28pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Meadows amendment No. 172.
09/12/2017-8:28pm House H.Amdt.418 Amendment (A146) offered by Mr. Meadows. (consideration: CR H7299-7300; text: CR H7299)
09/12/2017-8:27pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Grothman amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Grothman demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-8:20pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grothman amendment No. 170.
09/12/2017-8:20pm House H.Amdt.417 Amendment (A145) offered by Mr. Grothman. (consideration: CR H7298-7299; text: CR H7298)
09/12/2017-8:19pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Grothman amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Grothman demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-8:12pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grothman amendment No. 168.
09/12/2017-8:12pm House H.Amdt.416 Amendment (A144) offered by Mr. Grothman. (consideration: CR H7297-7298; text: CR H7297)
09/12/2017-8:12pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Lewis (MN) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Lewis (MN) demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-7:55pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lewis (MN) amendment No. 167.
09/12/2017-7:55pm House H.Amdt.415 Amendment (A143) offered by Mr. Lewis (MN). (consideration: CR H7295-7297; text: CR H7295)
09/12/2017-7:54pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Courtney amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Courtney demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-7:45pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Courtney amendment No. 164.
09/12/2017-7:45pm House H.Amdt.414 Amendment (A142) offered by Mr. Courtney. (consideration: CR H7294-7295; text: CR H7294)
09/12/2017-7:44pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Lowey amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mrs. Lowey demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-7:37pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lowey amendment No. 161.
09/12/2017-7:37pm House H.Amdt.413 Amendment (A141) offered by Mrs. Lowey. (consideration: CR H7293-7294; text: CR H7293)
09/12/2017-7:36pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Ben Ray Lujan (NM) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Ben Ray Lujan (NM) demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-7:30pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ben Ray Lujan (NM) amendment No. 160.
09/12/2017-7:30pm House H.Amdt.412 Amendment (A140) offered by Mr. Lujan, Ben Ray. (consideration: CR H7292-7293; text: CR H7292)
09/12/2017-7:30pm House H.Amdt.411 On agreeing to the Bonamici amendment (A139) Failed by voice vote.
09/12/2017-7:22pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Bonamici amendment No. 158.
09/12/2017-7:22pm House H.Amdt.411 Amendment (A139) offered by Ms. Bonamici. (consideration: CR H7291-7292; text: CR H7291)
09/12/2017-7:22pm House The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
09/12/2017-7:21pm House Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7291-7310)
09/12/2017-7:21pm House Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3354 as unfinished business.
09/12/2017-7:20pm House On motion that the Committee now rise Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-7:20pm House Mr. Cole moved that the Committee now rise.
09/12/2017-7:20pm House H.Amdt.410 On agreeing to the Kelly (PA) amendment (A138) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-7:18pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Kelly (PA) amendment No. 156.
09/12/2017-7:18pm House H.Amdt.410 Amendment (A138) offered by Mr. Kelly (PA). (consideration: CR H7290-7291; text: CR H7290)
09/12/2017-7:17pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Murphy (PA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Murphy (PA) demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-7:17pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Murphy (PA) amendment No. 155.
09/12/2017-7:17pm House H.Amdt.409 Amendment (A137) offered by Mr. Murphy (PA). (consideration: CR H7288-7290; text: CR H7288)
09/12/2017-6:56pm House The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
09/12/2017-6:55pm House Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7288-7291)
09/12/2017-6:23pm House Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3354 as unfinished business.
09/12/2017-6:23pm House On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-6:23pm House Mr. Cole moved that the committee rise.
09/12/2017-6:22pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Clark (MA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Clark (MA) demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-6:19pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Clark (MA) amendment No. 154.
09/12/2017-6:18pm House H.Amdt.408 Amendment (A136) offered by Ms. Clark (MA). (consideration: CR H7286; text: CR H7286)
09/12/2017-6:17pm House H.Amdt.407 On agreeing to the Nolan amendment (A135) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-6:14pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Nolan amendment No. 152.
09/12/2017-6:14pm House H.Amdt.407 Amendment (A135) offered by Mr. Nolan. (consideration: CR H7285-7286; text: CR H7285-7286)
09/12/2017-6:13pm House H.Amdt.406 By unanimous consent, the Tenney amendment was withdrawn. (consideration: CR H7285)
09/12/2017-6:10pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Tenney amendment No. 150.
09/12/2017-6:09pm House H.Amdt.406 Amendment (A134) offered by Ms. Tenney. (consideration: CR H7285; text: CR H7285)
09/12/2017-6:09pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Flores amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Flores demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-6:00pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Flores amendment No. 149.
09/12/2017-5:59pm House H.Amdt.405 Amendment (A133) offered by Mr. Flores. (consideration: CR H7284-7285; text: CR H7284)
09/12/2017-5:59pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Kildee amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Kildee demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-5:55pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Kildee amendment No. 145.
09/12/2017-5:55pm House H.Amdt.404 Amendment (A132) offered by Mr. Kildee. (consideration: CR H7283-7284; text: CR H7283)
09/12/2017-5:54pm House H.Amdt.403 On agreeing to the Meng amendment (A131) Failed by voice vote.
09/12/2017-5:52pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Meng amendment No. 142.
09/12/2017-5:51pm House H.Amdt.403 Amendment (A131) offered by Ms. Meng. (consideration: CR H7283; text: CR H7283)
09/12/2017-5:51pm House H.Amdt.402 On agreeing to the Meng amendment (A130) Failed by voice vote.
09/12/2017-5:48pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Meng amendment No. 141.
09/12/2017-5:47pm House H.Amdt.402 Amendment (A130) offered by Ms. Meng. (consideration: CR H7282-7283; text: CR H7282)
09/12/2017-5:47pm House H.Amdt.401 On agreeing to the Foster amendment (A129) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-5:41pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Foster amendment No. 139.
09/12/2017-5:41pm House H.Amdt.401 Amendment (A129) offered by Mr. Foster. (consideration: CR H7281-7282; text: CR H7282)
09/12/2017-5:40pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Meng amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Meng demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-5:35pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Meng amendment No. 138.
09/12/2017-5:34pm House H.Amdt.400 Amendment (A128) offered by Ms. Meng. (consideration: CR H7281; text: CR H7281)
09/12/2017-5:34pm House H.Amdt.399 On agreeing to the Sablan amendment (A127) Failed by voice vote.
09/12/2017-5:28pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Sablan amendment No. 136.
09/12/2017-5:28pm House H.Amdt.399 Amendment (A127) offered by Mr. Sablan. (consideration: CR H7280-7281; text: CR H7280)
09/12/2017-5:28pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Pocan amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Pocan demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-5:23pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Pocan amendment No. 134.
09/12/2017-5:22pm House H.Amdt.398 Amendment (A126) offered by Mr. Pocan. (consideration: CR H7279-7280; text: CR H7279)
09/12/2017-5:22pm House H.Amdt.397 On agreeing to the Mitchell amendment (A125) Failed by voice vote.
09/12/2017-5:15pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Mitchell amendment No. 133.
09/12/2017-5:15pm House H.Amdt.397 Amendment (A125) offered by Mr. Mitchell. (consideration: CR H7278-7279; text: CR H7278)
09/12/2017-5:14pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Kildee amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Kildee demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-5:07pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Kildee amendment No. 131.
09/12/2017-5:07pm House H.Amdt.396 Amendment (A124) offered by Mr. Kildee. (consideration: CR H7277-7278; text: CR H7277)
09/12/2017-5:07pm House Subsequently, the Committee resume its sitting. (consideration: CR H7277-7287)
09/12/2017-5:06pm House The Committee of the Whole rose informally to receive a message from the Senate.
09/12/2017-5:05pm House H.Amdt.395 On agreeing to the Cole amendments (A123) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-4:53pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Cole En Bloc amendment No. 4.
09/12/2017-4:53pm House H.Amdt.395 Amendments en bloc (A123) offered by Mr. Cole. (consideration: CR H7275-7277; text of amendments en bloc: CR H7275)
09/12/2017-4:51pm House H.Amdt.394 On agreeing to the Raskin amendment (A122) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-4:47pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Raskin amendment No. 130.
09/12/2017-4:46pm House H.Amdt.394 Amendment (A122) offered by Mr. Raskin. (consideration: CR H7274-7275; text: CR H7274)
09/12/2017-4:46pm House H.Amdt.393 On agreeing to the Walberg amendment (A121) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-4:42pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Walberg amendment No. 129.
09/12/2017-4:41pm House H.Amdt.393 Amendment (A121) offered by Mr. Walberg. (consideration: CR H7273-7274; text: CR H7273)
09/12/2017-4:40pm House H.Amdt.392 On agreeing to the Roskam amendment (A120) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-4:34pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Roskam amendment No. 127.
09/12/2017-4:34pm House H.Amdt.392 Amendment (A120) offered by Mr. Roskam. (consideration: CR H7273; text: CR H7273)
09/12/2017-4:33pm House H.Amdt.391 On agreeing to the Amash amendment (A119) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-4:27pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Amash amendment No. 126.
09/12/2017-4:26pm House H.Amdt.391 Amendment (A119) offered by Mr. Amash. (consideration: CR H7272-7273; text: CR H7272)
09/12/2017-4:26pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Buck amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Serrano demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-4:18pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Buck amendment No. 125.
09/12/2017-4:17pm House H.Amdt.390 Amendment (A118) offered by Mr. Buck. (consideration: CR H7270-7272; text: CR H7270)
09/12/2017-4:17pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Flores amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Culberson demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-4:09pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Flores amendment No. 124.
09/12/2017-4:09pm House H.Amdt.389 Amendment (A117) offered by Mr. Flores. (consideration: CR H7269-7270; text: CR H7269)
09/12/2017-4:08pm House H.Amdt.388 On agreeing to the Serrano amendment (A116) Failed by voice vote.
09/12/2017-4:00pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Serrano amendment No. 123.
09/12/2017-3:59pm House H.Amdt.388 Amendment (A116) offered by Mr. Serrano. (consideration: CR H7268-7269; text: CR H7268)
09/12/2017-3:59pm House H.Amdt.387 On agreeing to the Gaetz amendment (A115) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-3:56pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gaetz amendment No. 122.
09/12/2017-3:56pm House H.Amdt.387 Amendment (A115) offered by Mr. Gaetz. (consideration: CR H7268; text: CR H7268)
09/12/2017-3:55pm House H.Amdt.386 On agreeing to the Latta amendment (A114) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-3:49pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Latta amendment No. 118.
09/12/2017-3:49pm House H.Amdt.386 Amendment (A114) offered by Mr. Latta. (consideration: CR H7267-7268; text: CR H7267)
09/12/2017-3:48pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Norton amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Norton demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-3:41pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Norton amendment No. 117.
09/12/2017-3:41pm House H.Amdt.385 Amendment (A113) offered by Ms. Norton. (consideration: CR H7266-7267; text: CR H7266)
09/12/2017-3:41pm House H.Amdt.384 On agreeing to the Zeldin amendment (A112) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-3:32pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Zeldin amendment No. 115.
09/12/2017-3:32pm House H.Amdt.384 Amendment (A112) offered by Mr. Zeldin. (consideration: CR H7265-7266; text: CR H7265)
09/12/2017-3:31pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Scott (VA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Scott (VA) demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-3:21pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Scott (VA) amendment No. 113.
09/12/2017-3:21pm House H.Amdt.383 Amendment (A111) offered by Mr. Scott (VA). (consideration: CR H7264-7265; text: CR H7264)
09/12/2017-3:21pm House H.Amdt.382 On agreeing to the Smith (TX) amendment (A110) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-3:19pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Smith (TX) amendment No. 112.
09/12/2017-3:19pm House H.Amdt.382 Amendment (A110) offered by Mr. Smith (TX). (consideration: CR H7264; text: CR H7264)
09/12/2017-3:18pm House H.Amdt.381 On agreeing to the Pascrell amendment (A109) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-3:11pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Pascrell amendment No. 109.
09/12/2017-3:11pm House H.Amdt.381 Amendment (A109) offered by Mr. Pascrell. (consideration: CR H7262-7264; text: CR H7262)
09/12/2017-3:11pm House H.Amdt.380 By unanimous consent, the Cohen amendment was withdrawn. (consideration: CR H7262)
09/12/2017-3:06pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Cohen amendment No. 108.
09/12/2017-3:05pm House H.Amdt.380 Amendment (A108) offered by Mr. Cohen. (consideration: CR H7261-7262; text: CR H7261)
09/12/2017-3:05pm House H.Amdt.379 On agreeing to the Grothman amendment (A107) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-3:00pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grothman amendment No. 106.
09/12/2017-3:00pm House H.Amdt.379 Amendment (A107) offered by Mr. Grothman. (consideration: CR H7260-7261; text: CR H7260)
09/12/2017-2:59pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Grothman amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Grothman demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-2:52pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grothman amendment No. 105.
09/12/2017-2:52pm House H.Amdt.378 Amendment (A106) offered by Mr. Grothman. (consideration: CR H7259-7260; text: CR H7259)
09/12/2017-2:51pm House H.Amdt.377 By unanimous consent, the Cohen amendment was withdrawn. (consideration: CR H7259)
09/12/2017-2:45pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Cohen amendment No. 101.
09/12/2017-2:45pm House H.Amdt.377 Amendment (A105) offered by Mr. Cohen. (consideration: CR H7258-7259; text: CR H7258)
09/12/2017-2:45pm House H.Amdt.376 On agreeing to the Rosen amendment (A104) Failed by voice vote.
09/12/2017-2:38pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Rosen amendment No. 94.
09/12/2017-2:38pm House H.Amdt.376 Amendment (A104) offered by Ms. Rosen. (consideration: CR H7257-7258; text: CR H7257)
09/12/2017-2:38pm House H.Amdt.375 On agreeing to the McKinley amendment (A103) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-2:35pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McKinley amendment No. 91.
09/12/2017-2:35pm House H.Amdt.375 Amendment (A103) offered by Mr. McKinley. (consideration: CR H7257; text: CR H7257)
09/12/2017-2:34pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Torres amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Torres demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/12/2017-2:28pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Torres amendment No. 87.
09/12/2017-2:28pm House H.Amdt.374 Amendment (A102) offered by Mrs. Torres. (consideration: CR H7256-7257; text: CR H7256)
09/12/2017-2:23pm House H.Amdt.373 On agreeing to the Culberson amendments Agreed to by voice vote.
09/12/2017-2:15pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Culberson En Bloc amendment No. 3.
09/12/2017-2:15pm House H.Amdt.373 Amendments en bloc (A101) offered by Mr. Culberson. (consideration: CR H7254-7256; text of amendments en bloc: CR H7254)
09/12/2017-2:12pm House The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
09/12/2017-2:12pm House Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7253-7277)
09/08/2017-11:51am House Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3354 as unfinished business.
09/08/2017-11:51am House On motion that the Committee now rise Agreed to by voice vote.
09/08/2017-11:51am House Mr. Calvert moved that the Committee now rise.
09/08/2017-11:50am House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Norman amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Norman demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/08/2017-11:40am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Norman amendment No. 77.
09/08/2017-11:40am House H.Amdt.372 Amendment (A100) offered by Mr. Norman. (consideration: CR H7207-7208; text: CR H7207)
09/08/2017-11:40am House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Polis amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Polis demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/08/2017-11:35am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Polis amendment No. 76.
09/08/2017-11:35am House H.Amdt.371 Amendment (A099) offered by Mr. Polis. (consideration: CR H7206-7207; text: CR H7206)
09/08/2017-11:34am House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Polis amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Polis demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/08/2017-11:27am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Polis amendment No. 75.
09/08/2017-11:27am House H.Amdt.370 Amendment (A098) offered by Mr. Polis. (consideration: CR H7205-7206; text: CR H7205)
09/08/2017-11:26am House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Mullin amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. McCollum demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/08/2017-11:20am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Mullin amendment No. 74.
09/08/2017-11:20am House H.Amdt.369 Amendment (A097) offered by Mr. Mullin. (consideration: CR H7204-7205; text: CR H7204)
09/08/2017-11:19am House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Mullin amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. McCollum demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/08/2017-11:10am House Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Mullin amendment No. 73.
09/08/2017-11:09am House H.Amdt.368 Amendment (A096) offered by Mr. Mullin. (consideration: CR H7203-7204; text: CR H7203)
09/08/2017-11:09am House H.Amdt.367 On agreeing to the Smith (MO) amendment (A095) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/08/2017-11:03am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Smith (MO) amendment No. 72.
09/08/2017-11:02am House H.Amdt.367 Amendment (A095) offered by Mr. Smith (MO). (consideration: CR H7202-7203; text: CR H7202)
09/08/2017-11:02am House H.Amdt.366 By unanimous consent, the Knight amendment was withdrawn. (consideration: CR H7202)
09/08/2017-11:00am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Knight amendment No. 69.
09/08/2017-11:00am House H.Amdt.366 Amendment (A094) offered by Mr. Knight. (consideration: CR H7201-7202; text: CR H7202)
09/08/2017-10:59am House The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
09/08/2017-10:58am House Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7201-7208)
09/08/2017-10:56am House Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3354 as unfinished business.
09/08/2017-10:56am House On motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
09/08/2017-10:56am House Mr. Calvert moved that the Committee rise.
09/08/2017-10:55am House H.Amdt.361 On agreeing to the Pearce amendment (A089) Agreed to by recorded vote: 216 - 186 (Roll no. 484).
09/08/2017-10:51am House H.Amdt.358 On agreeing to the Carbajal amendment (A086) Failed by recorded vote: 177 - 230 (Roll no. 483).
09/08/2017-10:45am House H.Amdt.357 On agreeing to the Palmer amendment (A085) Failed by recorded vote: 178 - 227 (Roll no. 482).
09/08/2017-10:40am House H.Amdt.356 On agreeing to the Blackburn amendment (A084) Failed by recorded vote: 156 - 248 (Roll no. 481).
09/08/2017-10:35am House The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
09/08/2017-10:35am House Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7197-7200)
09/07/2017-11:36pm House Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3354 as unfinished business.
09/07/2017-11:35pm House On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-11:35pm House Mr. Calvert moved that the committee rise.
09/07/2017-11:35pm House H.Amdt.365 On agreeing to the Lamborn amendment (A093) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-11:26pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lamborn amendment No. 68.
09/07/2017-11:26pm House H.Amdt.365 Amendment (A093) offered by Mr. Lamborn. (consideration: CR H7179-7180; text: CR H7179)
09/07/2017-11:25pm House H.Amdt.364 On agreeing to the Lamborn amendment (A092) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-11:16pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 mintues of debate on the Lamborn amendment No. 67.
09/07/2017-11:15pm House H.Amdt.364 Amendment (A092) offered by Mr. Lamborn. (consideration: CR H7178-7179; text: CR H7178)
09/07/2017-11:15pm House H.Amdt.363 On agreeing to the Grothman amendment (A091) Failed by voice vote.
09/07/2017-11:10pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grothman amendment No. 66.
09/07/2017-11:10pm House H.Amdt.363 Amendment (A091) offered by Mr. Grothman. (consideration: CR H7177-7178; text: CR H7177)
09/07/2017-11:09pm House H.Amdt.362 On agreeing to the McEachin amendment (A090) Failed by voice vote.
09/07/2017-11:00pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McEachin amendment No. 65.
09/07/2017-11:00pm House H.Amdt.362 Amendment (A090) offered by Mr. McEachin. (consideration: CR H7176-7177; text: CR H7176)
09/07/2017-10:59pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Pearce amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. McCollum demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-10:50pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Pearce amendment No. 63.
09/07/2017-10:49pm House H.Amdt.361 Amendment (A089) offered by Mr. Pearce. (consideration: CR H7175-7176; text: CR H7175)
09/07/2017-10:48pm House H.Amdt.360 On agreeing to the Pearce amendment (A088) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-10:38pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Pearce amendment No. 62.
09/07/2017-10:37pm House H.Amdt.360 Amendment (A088) offered by Mr. Pearce. (consideration: CR H7174-7175; text: CR H7174)
09/07/2017-10:36pm House H.Amdt.359 On agreeing to the Perry amendment (A087) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-10:30pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Perry amendment No. 59.
09/07/2017-10:29pm House H.Amdt.359 Amendment (A087) offered by Mr. Perry. (consideration: CR H7173; text: CR H7173)
09/07/2017-10:29pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Carbajal amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Carbajal demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-10:25pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Carbajal amendment No. 57.
09/07/2017-10:25pm House H.Amdt.358 Amendment (A086) offered by Mr. Carbajal. (consideration: CR H7172-7173; text: CR H7172)
09/07/2017-10:23pm House The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
09/07/2017-10:23pm House Considered as unfinished business.
09/07/2017-10:21pm House Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3354 as unfinished business.
09/07/2017-10:21pm House On motion that the committee now rise Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-10:21pm House Mr. Calvert moved that the committee rise.
09/07/2017-10:20pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Palmer amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Calvert demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-10:13pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Palmer amendment No. 56.
09/07/2017-10:12pm House H.Amdt.357 Amendment (A085) offered by Mr. Palmer. (consideration: CR H7171-7172; text: CR H7171)
09/07/2017-10:12pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Blackburn amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mrs. Blackburn demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-10:01pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Blackburn amendment No. 55.
09/07/2017-10:00pm House H.Amdt.356 Amendment (A084) offered by Mrs. Blackburn. (consideration: CR H7170-7171; text: CR H7170)
09/07/2017-9:57pm House H.Amdt.354 On agreeing to the Goodlatte amendment (A082) Agreed to by recorded vote: 214 - 197 (Roll no. 479).
09/07/2017-9:53pm House H.Amdt.351 On agreeing to the Young (AK) amendment (A079) Agreed to by recorded vote: 215 - 196 (Roll no. 478).
09/07/2017-9:50pm House H.Amdt.348 On agreeing to the Lowenthal amendment (A076) Failed by recorded vote: 189 - 220 (Roll no. 477).
09/07/2017-9:46pm House H.Amdt.347 On agreeing to the Ellison amendment (A075) Failed by recorded vote: 194 - 218 (Roll no. 476).
09/07/2017-9:43pm House H.Amdt.344 On agreeing to the Lujan, Ben Ray amendment (A072) Agreed to by recorded vote: 220 - 191 (Roll no. 475).
09/07/2017-9:39pm House H.Amdt.342 On agreeing to the Biggs amendment (A070) Failed by recorded vote: 184 - 228 (Roll no. 474).
09/07/2017-9:35pm House H.Amdt.339 On agreeing to the Grijalva amendment (A067) Failed by recorded vote: 190 - 218 (Roll no. 473).
09/07/2017-9:31pm House H.Amdt.338 On agreeing to the Thompson (PA) amendment (A066) Agreed to by recorded vote: 207 - 205 (Roll no. 472).
09/07/2017-9:26pm House H.Amdt.333 On agreeing to the Grijalva amendment (A061) Failed by recorded vote: 191 - 221 (Roll no. 471).
09/07/2017-9:20pm House The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration pursuant to H. Res. 504.
09/07/2017-9:20pm House Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3354 as unfinished business.
09/07/2017-9:19pm House H.Amdt.330 On agreeing to the Yoho amendment (A058) Failed by recorded vote: 199 - 212 (Roll no. 470).
09/07/2017-9:15pm House H.Amdt.328 On agreeing to the Grothman amendment (A056) Failed by recorded vote: 105 - 307 (Roll no. 469).
09/07/2017-9:10pm House H.Amdt.322 On agreeing to the Scott, Austin amendment (A050) Agreed to by recorded vote: 217 - 193 (Roll no. 468).
09/07/2017-9:03pm House H.Amdt.321 On agreeing to the Rothfus amendment (A049) Failed by recorded vote: 163 - 248 (Roll no. 467).
09/07/2017-8:34pm House H.Amdt.327 On agreeing to the Hastings amendment (A055) Failed by voice vote.
09/07/2017-8:33pm House VACATED PROCEEDINGS - Mr. Hastings asked unanimous consent to vacate the proceedings on his amendment numbered 98 printed Part B of House Report 115-295, which was postponed, to the end that the Chair put the question de novo. Agreed to without objection.
09/07/2017-8:33pm House H.Amdt.326 On agreeing to the Hastings amendment (A054) Failed by voice vote.
09/07/2017-8:32pm House VACATED PROCEEDINGS - Mr. Hastings asked unanimous consent to vacate the proceedings on his amendment numbered 97 printed Part B of House Report 115-295, which was postponed, to the end that the Chair put the question de novo. Agreed to without objection.
09/07/2017-8:32pm House The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration pursuant to H.Res. 500.
09/07/2017-8:32pm House Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3354 as unfinished business.
09/07/2017-8:31pm House On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-8:31pm House Mr. Calvert moved that the committee rise.
09/07/2017-8:31pm House H.Amdt.355 On agreeing to the Sanford amendment (A083) Failed by voice vote.
09/07/2017-8:21pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Sanford amendment No. 51.
09/07/2017-8:20pm House H.Amdt.355 Amendment (A083) offered by Mr. Sanford. (consideration: CR H7158-7160; text: CR H7158-7159)
09/07/2017-8:19pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Goodlatte amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Scott(VA) demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-8:12pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Goodlatte amendment No. 50.
09/07/2017-8:12pm House H.Amdt.354 Amendment (A082) offered by Mr. Goodlatte. (consideration: CR H7157-7158, H7169-7170; text: CR H7157)
09/07/2017-8:11pm House H.Amdt.353 On agreeing to the Westerman amendment (A081) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-8:05pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Westerman amendment No. 45.
09/07/2017-8:05pm House H.Amdt.353 Amendment (A081) offered by Mr. Westerman. (consideration: CR H7157; text: CR H7157)
09/07/2017-8:05pm House H.Amdt.352 On agreeing to the Young (AK) amendment (A080) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-8:00pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Young (AK) amendment No. 44.
09/07/2017-8:00pm House H.Amdt.352 Amendment (A080) offered by Mr. Young (AK). (consideration: CR H7156-3157; text: CR H7156)
09/07/2017-8:00pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Young(AK) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Jayapal demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-7:53pm House WORDS TAKEN DOWN - During the course of debate, exception was taken to certain words used and a demand was made to have the words taken down. Mr. Young (AK) asked unanimous consent to withdraw the words. Without objection the words were withdrawn. The Committee of the Whole resumed with debate on the Young (AK) amendment.
09/07/2017-7:46pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Young (AK) amendment No. 43.
09/07/2017-7:45pm House H.Amdt.351 Amendment (A079) offered by Mr. Young (AK). (consideration: CR H7155-7156, H7168-7169; text: CR H7155)
09/07/2017-7:44pm House H.Amdt.350 On agreeing to the Buck amendment (A078) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-7:40pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Buck amendment No. 41.
09/07/2017-7:39pm House H.Amdt.350 Amendment (A078) offered by Mr. Buck. (consideration: CR H7154-7155; text: CR H7154)
09/07/2017-7:39pm House H.Amdt.349 On agreeing to the Long amendment (A077) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-7:34pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Long amendment No. 40.
09/07/2017-7:33pm House H.Amdt.349 Amendment (A077) offered by Mr. Long. (consideration: CR H7153-7154; text: CR H7153)
09/07/2017-7:33pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Lowenthal amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Lowenthal demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-7:26pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lowenthal amendment No. 39.
09/07/2017-7:25pm House H.Amdt.348 Amendment (A076) offered by Mr. Lowenthal. (consideration: CR H7153, H7168; text: CR H7153)
09/07/2017-7:25pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Ellison amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Ellison demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-7:17pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ellison amendment No. 38.
09/07/2017-7:17pm House H.Amdt.347 Amendment (A075) offered by Mr. Ellison. (consideration: CR H7152-7153, H7167-7168; text: CR H7152)
09/07/2017-7:17pm House H.Amdt.346 On agreeing to the Beyer amendment (A074) Failed by voice vote.
09/07/2017-7:11pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Beyer amendment No. 37.
09/07/2017-7:11pm House H.Amdt.346 Amendment (A074) offered by Mr. Beyer. (consideration: CR H7150-7152; text: CR H7150)
09/07/2017-7:11pm House H.Amdt.345 On agreeing to the Beyer amendment (A073) Failed by voice vote.
09/07/2017-7:06pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Beyer amendment No. 36.
09/07/2017-7:05pm House H.Amdt.345 Amendment (A073) offered by Mr. Beyer. (consideration: CR H7149-7150; text: CR H7149)
09/07/2017-7:04pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Ben Ray Lujan(NM) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Ben Ray Lujan (NM) demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-7:00pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ben Ray Lujan(NM) amendment No. 31.
09/07/2017-6:59pm House H.Amdt.344 Amendment (A072) offered by Mr. Lujan, Ben Ray. (consideration: CR H7148-7149, H7166-7167; text: CR H7148)
09/07/2017-6:59pm House H.Amdt.343 On agreeing to the Katko amendment (A071) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-6:52pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Katko amendment No. 30.
09/07/2017-6:52pm House H.Amdt.343 Amendment (A071) offered by Mr. Katko. (consideration: CR H7147-7148; text: CR H7148)
09/07/2017-6:52pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Biggs amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. McCollum demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-6:45pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Biggs amendment No. 29.
09/07/2017-6:45pm House H.Amdt.342 Amendment (A070) offered by Mr. Biggs. (consideration: CR H7147, H7166; text: CR H7147)
09/07/2017-6:44pm House Subsequently, the Committee resume it's sitting.
09/07/2017-6:43pm House The Committee of the Whole rose informally to receive a message from the Senate.
09/07/2017-6:43pm House H.Amdt.341 By unanimous consent, the Langevin amendment was withdrawn. (consideration: CR H7146)
09/07/2017-6:39pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Langevin amendment No. 27.
09/07/2017-6:39pm House H.Amdt.341 Amendment (A069) offered by Mr. Langevin. (consideration: CR H7146; text: CR H7146)
09/07/2017-6:27pm House H.Amdt.340 On agreeing to the Price (NC) amendment (A068) Failed by voice vote.
09/07/2017-6:21pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Price (NC) amendment No. 21.
09/07/2017-6:21pm House H.Amdt.340 Amendment (A068) offered by Mr. Price (NC). (consideration: CR H7144-7145; text: CR H7144)
09/07/2017-6:20pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Grijalva amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Grijalva demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-6:14pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grijalva amendment No. 18.
09/07/2017-6:14pm House H.Amdt.339 Amendment (A067) offered by Mr. Grijalva. (consideration: CR H7143-7144, H7165-7166; text: CR H7143)
09/07/2017-6:13pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Thompson (PA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. McCollum demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-6:07pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Thompson (PA) amendment No. 15.
09/07/2017-6:07pm House H.Amdt.338 Amendment (A066) offered by Mr. Thompson (PA). (consideration: CR H7142-7143, H7164-7165; text: CR H7142)
09/07/2017-6:02pm House H.Amdt.337 On agreeing to the Griffith amendment (A065) as modified Agreed to by voice vote. (consideration: CR H7141; text: CR H7141-7142)
09/07/2017-5:57pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Griffith amendment No. 13, as modified.
09/07/2017-5:56pm House H.Amdt.337 Griffith amendment (A065) modified by unanimous consent. Modification adds language to provide a more balanced distribution of funds among Appalachian states for reclamation of abandoned mine lands in conjunction with economic and community development, offset by funds from the Environmental Programs and Management account.
09/07/2017-5:56pm House H.Amdt.337 Amendment (A065) offered by Mr. Griffith. (consideration: CR H7141; text: CR H7141)
09/07/2017-5:55pm House H.Amdt.336 On agreeing to the McSally amendment (A064) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-5:51pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McSally amendment No. 8.
09/07/2017-5:51pm House H.Amdt.336 Amendment (A064) offered by Ms. McSally. (consideration: CR H7140-7141; text: CR H7140)
09/07/2017-5:50pm House H.Amdt.335 On agreeing to the Calvert amendments (A063) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-5:43pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Calvert En Bloc amendment No. 2.
09/07/2017-5:43pm House H.Amdt.335 Amendments en bloc (A063) offered by Mr. Calvert. (consideration: CR H7139-7140; text: CR H7139)
09/07/2017-5:39pm House H.Amdt.334 By unanimous consent, the Bacon amendment was withdrawn. (consideration: CR H7139)
09/07/2017-5:36pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Bacon amendment No. 5.
09/07/2017-5:36pm House H.Amdt.334 Amendment (A062) offered by Mr. Bacon. (consideration: CR H7138-7139; text: CR H7138)
09/07/2017-5:35pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Grijalva amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Grijalva demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-5:29pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grijalva amendment No. 2.
09/07/2017-5:29pm House H.Amdt.333 Amendment (A061) offered by Mr. Grijalva. (consideration: CR H7137-7138; text: CR H7137)
09/07/2017-5:28pm House H.Amdt.332 On agreeing to the Calvert amendments (A060) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-5:22pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 504, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Calvert En Bloc amendment No. 1.
09/07/2017-5:21pm House H.Amdt.332 Amendments en bloc (A060) offered by Mr. Calvert. (consideration: CR H7135-7137; text: CR H7135)
09/07/2017-5:19pm House The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 504.
09/07/2017-5:18pm House Considered as unfinished business.
09/07/2017-5:18pm House Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3354 as unfinished business.
09/07/2017-5:18pm House On motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-5:17pm House Mr. Calvert moved that the Committee rise.
09/07/2017-5:10pm House H.Amdt.331 On agreeing to the Gaetz amendment (A059) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-5:04pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gaetz amendment No. 113.
09/07/2017-5:04pm House H.Amdt.331 Amendment (A059) offered by Mr. Gaetz. (consideration: CR H7134; text: CR H7134)
09/07/2017-5:03pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Yoho amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Yoho demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-4:52pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Yoho amendment No. 110.
09/07/2017-4:52pm House H.Amdt.330 Amendment (A058) offered by Mr. Yoho. (consideration: CR H7132-7134; text: CR H7132)
09/07/2017-4:50pm House H.Amdt.329 On agreeing to the Paulsen amendment (A057) Failed by voice vote.
09/07/2017-4:47pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Paulsen amendment No. 101.
09/07/2017-4:47pm House H.Amdt.329 Amendment (A057) offered by Mr. Paulsen. (consideration: CR H7132; text: CR H7132)
09/07/2017-4:46pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Grothman amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Grothman demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-4:43pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grothman amendment No. 99.
09/07/2017-4:42pm House H.Amdt.328 Amendment (A056) offered by Mr. Grothman. (consideration: CR H7131; text: CR H7131)
09/07/2017-4:42pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Hastings amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Hastings demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-4:36pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hastings amendment No. 98.
09/07/2017-4:36pm House H.Amdt.327 Amendment (A055) offered by Mr. Hastings. (consideration: CR H7130-7131; text: H7131)
09/07/2017-4:35pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Hastings amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Hastings demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-4:31pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hastings amendment No. 97.
09/07/2017-4:30pm House H.Amdt.326 Amendment (A054) offered by Mr. Hastings. (consideration: CR H7130; text: CR H7130)
09/07/2017-4:27pm House H.Amdt.325 By unanimous consent, the Frankel (FL) amendment was withdrawn. (consideration: CR H7130)
09/07/2017-4:21pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Frankel (FL) amendment No. 96.
09/07/2017-4:21pm House H.Amdt.325 Amendment (A053) offered by Ms. Frankel (FL). (consideration: CR H7129-7130; text: CR H7129)
09/07/2017-4:20pm House H.Amdt.324 On agreeing to the Engel amendment (A052) Failed by voice vote.
09/07/2017-4:12pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Engel amendment No. 95.
09/07/2017-4:12pm House H.Amdt.324 Amendment (A052) offered by Mr. Engel. (consideration: CR H7128-7129; text: H7128)
09/07/2017-4:11pm House H.Amdt.323 On agreeing to the Buck amendment (A051) Failed by voice vote.
09/07/2017-3:53pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Buck amendment No. 94.
09/07/2017-3:52pm House H.Amdt.323 Amendment (A051) offered by Mr. Buck. (consideration: CR H7125-7128; text: CR H7125)
09/07/2017-3:51pm House Subsequently, the Committee resume it's sitting.
09/07/2017-3:51pm House The Committee of the Whole rose informally to receive a message from the Senate.
09/07/2017-3:45pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Austin Scott amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mrs. Lowey demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-3:36pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Austin Scott Part B amendment No. 92.
09/07/2017-3:35pm House H.Amdt.322 Amendment (A050) offered by Mr. Scott, Austin. (consideration: CR H7123-7125; text: CR H7123)
09/07/2017-3:35pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Rothfus amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mrs. Lowey demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-3:24pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Rothfus amendment No. 91.
09/07/2017-3:23pm House H.Amdt.321 Amendment (A049) offered by Mr. Rothfus. (consideration: CR H7121-7123; text: CR H7121)
09/07/2017-3:23pm House H.Amdt.320 On agreeing to the Rogers (KY) amendments (A048) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-3:13pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Rogers (KY) En Bloc amendment No. 4.
09/07/2017-3:13pm House H.Amdt.320 Amendments en bloc (A048) offered by Mr. Rogers (KY). (consideration: CR H7120-7121; text: CR H7120-7121)
09/07/2017-3:12pm House H.Amdt.317 On agreeing to the Jayapal amendment (A045) Failed by recorded vote: 180 - 230 (Roll no. 466).
09/07/2017-2:55pm House H.Amdt.316 On agreeing to the Castro (TX) amendment (A044) Failed by recorded vote: 183 - 230 (Roll no. 465).
09/07/2017-2:51pm House H.Amdt.315 On agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A043) as modified Failed by recorded vote: 173 - 240 (Roll no. 464).
09/07/2017-2:47pm House H.Amdt.313 On agreeing to the Hunter amendment (A041) Agreed to by recorded vote: 245 - 168 (Roll no. 463).
09/07/2017-2:42pm House H.Amdt.312 On agreeing to the Correa amendment (A040) Failed by recorded vote: 182 - 229 (Roll no. 462).
09/07/2017-2:39pm House H.Amdt.311 On agreeing to the Castro (TX) amendment (A039) Failed by recorded vote: 203 - 211 (Roll no. 461).
09/07/2017-2:34pm House H.Amdt.310 On agreeing to the Roybal-Allard amendment (A038) Failed by recorded vote: 170 - 241 (Roll no. 460).
09/07/2017-2:30pm House H.Amdt.309 On agreeing to the Castro (TX) amendment (A037) Failed by recorded vote: 205 - 207 (Roll no. 459).
09/07/2017-2:24pm House The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
09/07/2017-2:23pm House Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7115-7180)
09/07/2017-2:23pm House Rule H. Res. 504 passed House.
09/07/2017-1:30am House Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3354 as unfinished business.
09/07/2017-1:30am House On motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-1:30am House Mr. Carter (TX) moved that the Committee rise.
09/07/2017-1:29am House H.Amdt.319 On agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A047) as modified Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-1:25am House H.Amdt.319 King (IA) amendment (A047) modified by unanimous consent. After the words "this Act" insert "or Divisions A, C, D, or F". (text as modified: CR H7086)
09/07/2017-1:25am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the King (IA) amendment No. 88.
09/07/2017-1:25am House H.Amdt.319 Amendment (A047) offered by Mr. King (IA). (consideration: CR H7086-7087; text: CR H7086)
09/07/2017-1:24am House H.Amdt.318 On agreeing to the Zeldin amendment (A046) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/07/2017-1:17am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Zeldin amendment No. 85.
09/07/2017-1:17am House H.Amdt.318 Amendment (A046) offered by Mr. Zeldin. (consideration: CR H7085-7086; text: CR H7085)
09/07/2017-1:17am House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Jayapal amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Jayapal demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-1:09am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jayapal amendment No. 84.
09/07/2017-1:09am House H.Amdt.317 Amendment (A045) offered by Ms. Jayapal. (consideration: CR H7084-7085; text: CR H7084)
09/07/2017-1:08am House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Castro (TX) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Castro (TX) demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-1:03am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Castro (TX) amendment No. 81.
09/07/2017-1:02am House H.Amdt.316 Amendment (A044) offered by Mr. Castro (TX). (consideration: CR H7083-7084; text: CR H7083)
09/07/2017-1:02am House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the King (IA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Roybal-Allard demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-12:53am House H.Amdt.315 King (IA) amendment (A043) modified by unanimous consent. After the words "this Act" insert "or Divisions A, C, D, F, or G".
09/07/2017-12:52am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the King (IA) amendment No. 80.
09/07/2017-12:52am House H.Amdt.315 Amendment (A043) offered by Mr. King (IA). (consideration: CR H7082-7083; text: CR H7082)
09/07/2017-12:52am House H.Amdt.305 Carter (TX) amendment (A033) modified by unanimous consent. Modification to amendment numbered 79 printed in Part B of House Report 115-295, before "dollar amount" insert "first".
09/07/2017-12:51am House Mr. Carter (TX) asked unanimous consent that amendment numbered 79 printed in Part B of House Report 115-295, which was adopted as part of En Bloc amendment No. 3, be modified. Agreed to without objection.
09/07/2017-12:50am House H.Amdt.314 On agreeing to the Torres amendment (A042) Failed by voice vote.
09/07/2017-12:45am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Torres amendment No. 78.
09/07/2017-12:45am House H.Amdt.314 Amendment (A042) offered by Mrs. Torres. (consideration: CR H7081-7082; text: CR H7082)
09/07/2017-12:45am House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Hunter amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Roybal-Allard demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-12:37am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hunter amendment No. 77.
09/07/2017-12:37am House H.Amdt.313 Amendment (A041) offered by Mr. Hunter. (consideration: CR H7080-7081; text: CR H7080)
09/07/2017-12:36am House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Correa amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Correa demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-12:28am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Correa amendment No. 76.
09/07/2017-12:28am House H.Amdt.312 Amendment (A040) offered by Mr. Correa. (consideration: CR H7080; text: CR H7080)
09/07/2017-12:28am House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Castro amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Castro demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-12:16am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Castro amendment No. 75.
09/07/2017-12:16am House H.Amdt.311 Amendment (A039) offered by Mr. Castro (TX). (consideration: CR H7078-7080; text: CR H7078)
09/07/2017-12:16am House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Roybal-Allard amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Roybal-Allard demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/07/2017-12:07am House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Roybal-Allard amendment No. 74.
09/07/2017-12:07am House H.Amdt.310 Amendment (A038) offered by Ms. Roybal-Allard. (consideration: CR H7077-7078; ; text: CR H7077)
09/07/2017-12:06am House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Castro amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Castro demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/06/2017-11:56pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Castro amendment No. 71.
09/06/2017-11:56pm House H.Amdt.309 Amendment (A037) offered by Mr. Castro (TX). (consideration: CR H7076-7077; text: CR H7076)
09/06/2017-11:56pm House H.Amdt.308 On agreeing to the Fitzpatrick amendment (A036) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-11:50pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Fitzpatrick amendment No. 70.
09/06/2017-11:50pm House H.Amdt.308 Amendment (A036) offered by Mr. Fitzpatrick. (consideration: CR H7076; text: CR H7076)
09/06/2017-11:49pm House H.Amdt.307 On agreeing to the Jayapal amendment (A035) Failed by voice vote.
09/06/2017-11:49pm House Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 504 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 3354. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. The rule makes in order only those further amendments printed in the Rules Committee report, amendments en bloc described in section 3 of the resolution, and available pro forma amendments described in section 4 of House Resolution 500.
09/06/2017-11:42pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jayapal amendment No. 66.
09/06/2017-11:42pm House H.Amdt.307 Amendment (A035) offered by Ms. Jayapal. (consideration: CR H7075-7076;text: CR H7075)
09/06/2017-11:42pm House H.Amdt.306 On agreeing to the Lujan Grisham, M. amendment (A034) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-11:40pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lujan Grisham (NM) amendment No. 63.
09/06/2017-11:40pm House H.Amdt.306 Amendment (A034) offered by Ms. Lujan Grisham, M.. (consideration: CR H7074-7075; text: CR H7074)
09/06/2017-11:39pm House H.Amdt.305 On agreeing to the Carter (TX) amendments (A033) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-11:26pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Carter (TX) En Bloc amendment No. 3.
09/06/2017-11:25pm House H.Amdt.305 Amendments en bloc (A033) offered by Mr. Carter (TX). (consideration: CR H7072-7074; text en bloc: CR H7072-7073)
09/06/2017-11:23pm House The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
09/06/2017-11:23pm House Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7072-7087)
09/06/2017-11:22pm House Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3354 as unfinished business.
09/06/2017-11:22pm House On motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-11:22pm House Mr. Carter (TX) moved that the Committee rise.
09/06/2017-11:20pm House H.Amdt.303 On agreeing to the Babin amendment (A031) Failed by recorded vote: 173 - 246 (Roll no. 456).
09/06/2017-11:16pm House H.Amdt.301 On agreeing to the Smith (MO) amendment (A029) Agreed to by recorded vote: 225 - 195 (Roll no. 455).
09/06/2017-11:13pm House H.Amdt.299 On agreeing to the Grothman amendment (A027) Failed by recorded vote: 140 - 280 (Roll no. 454).
09/06/2017-11:10pm House H.Amdt.296 On agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A024) Failed by recorded vote: 180 - 241 (Roll no. 453).
09/06/2017-11:07pm House H.Amdt.293 On agreeing to the Grothman amendment (A021) Failed by recorded vote: 139 - 282 (Roll no. 452).
09/06/2017-11:04pm House H.Amdt.291 On agreeing to the Grothman amendment (A019) Failed by recorded vote: 124 - 295 (Roll no. 451).
09/06/2017-11:01pm House H.Amdt.290 On agreeing to the Rosen amendment (A018) Failed by recorded vote: 200 - 220 (Roll no. 450).
09/06/2017-10:58pm House H.Amdt.287 On agreeing to the Brooks (AL) amendment (A015) Failed by recorded vote: 128 - 293 (Roll no. 449).
09/06/2017-10:53pm House H.Amdt.286 On agreeing to the Budd amendment (A014) Failed by recorded vote: 159 - 260 (Roll no. 448).
09/06/2017-10:50pm House H.Amdt.283 On agreeing to the McClintock amendment (A011) Failed by recorded vote: 140 - 280 (Roll no. 447).
09/06/2017-10:46pm House H.Amdt.278 On agreeing to the Carter (GA) amendment (A006) Failed by recorded vote: 141 - 279 (Roll no. 446).
09/06/2017-10:40pm House H.Amdt.276 On agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A004) Failed by recorded vote: 176 - 241 (Roll no. 445).
09/06/2017-10:14pm House H.Amdt.304 On agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A032) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-10:10pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the King (IA) amendment No. 59.
09/06/2017-10:10pm House H.Amdt.304 Amendment (A032) offered by Mr. King (IA). (consideration: CR H7063-7064; text: CR H7063)
09/06/2017-10:10pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Babin amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Babin demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/06/2017-10:00pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Babin amendment No. 58.
09/06/2017-10:00pm House H.Amdt.303 Amendment (A031) offered by Mr. Babin. (consideration: CR H7062-7063, H7071-7072; text: CR H7062)
09/06/2017-9:59pm House H.Amdt.302 On agreeing to the Perry amendment (A030) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-9:52pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Perry amendment No. 57.
09/06/2017-9:52pm House H.Amdt.302 Amendment (A030) offered by Mr. Perry. (consideration: CR H7061-7062; text: CR H7061)
09/06/2017-9:52pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Smith (MO) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Price demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/06/2017-9:49pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Smith (MO) amendment No. 56.
09/06/2017-9:49pm House H.Amdt.301 Amendment (A029) offered by Mr. Smith (MO). (consideration: CR H7061, H7071; text: CR H7061)
09/06/2017-9:48pm House H.Amdt.300 On agreeing to the Barr amendment (A028) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-9:40pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Barr amendment No. 55.
09/06/2017-9:40pm House H.Amdt.300 Amendment (A028) offered by Mr. Barr. (consideration: CR H7060-7061; text: CR H7060)
09/06/2017-9:40pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Grothman amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Grothman demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/06/2017-9:36pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grothman amendment No. 54.
09/06/2017-9:36pm House H.Amdt.299 Amendment (A027) offered by Mr. Grothman. (consideration: CR H7059-7060, H7070-7071; text: CR H7059)
09/06/2017-9:36pm House H.Amdt.298 On agreeing to the Herrera Beutler amendment (A026) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-9:25pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Herrera-Beutler amendment No. 53.
09/06/2017-9:25pm House H.Amdt.298 Amendment (A026) offered by Ms. Herrera Beutler. (consideration: CR H7058-7059; text: CR H7058)
09/06/2017-9:25pm House H.Amdt.297 On agreeing to the Jackson Lee amendment (A025) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-9:20pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment No. 52.
09/06/2017-9:20pm House H.Amdt.297 Amendment (A025) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee. (consideration: CR H7056-7058; text: CR H7056)
09/06/2017-9:20pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the King (IA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. King (IA) demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/06/2017-9:10pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the King (IA) amendment No. 51.
09/06/2017-9:10pm House H.Amdt.296 Amendment (A024) offered by Mr. King (IA). (consideration: CR H7055-7056, H7069-7070; text: CR H7055)
09/06/2017-9:09pm House H.Amdt.295 On agreeing to the Thompson (PA) amendment (A023) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-9:04pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Thompson (PA) amendment No. 49.
09/06/2017-9:04pm House H.Amdt.295 Amendment (A023) offered by Mr. Thompson (PA). (consideration: CR H7054-7055; text: CR H7054)
09/06/2017-9:03pm House H.Amdt.294 On agreeing to the Stivers amendment (A022) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-8:58pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Stivers amendment No. 48.
09/06/2017-8:58pm House H.Amdt.294 Amendment (A022) offered by Mr. Stivers. (consideration: CR H7053-7054; text: CR H7053)
09/06/2017-8:58pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Grothman amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Grothman demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/06/2017-8:55pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grothman amendment No. 46.
09/06/2017-8:55pm House H.Amdt.293 Amendment (A021) offered by Mr. Grothman. (consideration: CR H7053, H7069; text: CR H7053)
09/06/2017-8:54pm House H.Amdt.292 On agreeing to the Courtney amendment (A020) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-8:51pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Courtney amendment No. 44.
09/06/2017-8:51pm House H.Amdt.292 Amendment (A020) offered by Mr. Courtney. (consideration: CR H7052-7053; text: CR H7052)
09/06/2017-8:50pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Grothman amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Grothman demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/06/2017-8:44pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grothman amendment No. 39.
09/06/2017-8:44pm House H.Amdt.291 Amendment (A019) offered by Mr. Grothman. (consideration: CR H7052, H7068-7069; text: CR H7052)
09/06/2017-8:43pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Rosen amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Rosen demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/06/2017-8:35pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Rosen amendment No. 38.
09/06/2017-8:35pm House H.Amdt.290 Amendment (A018) offered by Ms. Rosen. (consideration: CR H7050-7052, H7067-7068; text: CR H7051)
09/06/2017-8:35pm House H.Amdt.289 On agreeing to the Carbajal amendment (A017) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-8:32pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Carbajal amendment No. 37.
09/06/2017-8:32pm House H.Amdt.289 Amendment (A017) offered by Mr. Carbajal. (consideration: CR H7050; text: CR H7050)
09/06/2017-8:32pm House H.Amdt.288 By unanimous consent, the Soto amendment was withdrawn.
09/06/2017-8:30pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Soto amendment No. 36.
09/06/2017-8:30pm House H.Amdt.288 Amendment (A016) offered by Mr. Soto. (consideration: CR H7050; text: CR H7050)
09/06/2017-8:30pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Brooks (AL) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Brooks (AL) demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/06/2017-8:21pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Brooks (AL) amendment No. 33.
09/06/2017-8:21pm House H.Amdt.287 Amendment (A015) offered by Mr. Brooks (AL). (consideration: CR H7049-7050, H7067; text: CR H7049)
09/06/2017-8:20pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Budd amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Budd demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/06/2017-8:03pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Budd amendment No. 32.
09/06/2017-8:03pm House H.Amdt.286 Amendment (A014) offered by Mr. Budd. (consideration: CR H7047-7049, HH7066-7067; text: CR H7047)
09/06/2017-8:03pm House H.Amdt.285 On agreeing to the Woodall amendment (A013) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-7:59pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Woodall amendment No. 28.
09/06/2017-7:59pm House H.Amdt.285 Amendment (A013) offered by Mr. Woodall. (consideration: CR H7046-7047; text: CR H7046)
09/06/2017-7:59pm House H.Amdt.284 By unanimous consent, the Kildee amendment was withdrawn.
09/06/2017-7:56pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Kildee amendment No. 26.
09/06/2017-7:56pm House H.Amdt.284 Amendment (A012) offered by Mr. Kildee. (consideration: CR H7046; text: CR H7046)
09/06/2017-7:55pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the McClintock amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. McClintock demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/06/2017-7:50pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McClintock amendment No. 25.
09/06/2017-7:50pm House H.Amdt.283 Amendment (A011) offered by Mr. McClintock. (consideration: CR H7045-7046, H7065-7066; text: CR H7045)
09/06/2017-7:49pm House H.Amdt.282 On agreeing to the Mitchell amendment (A010) Failed by voice vote.
09/06/2017-7:44pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Mitchell amendment No. 22.
09/06/2017-7:44pm House H.Amdt.282 Amendment (A010) offered by Mr. Mitchell. (consideration: CR H7044-7045; text: CR H7044)
09/06/2017-7:44pm House H.Amdt.281 On agreeing to the Lipinski amendment (A009) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-7:42pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lipinski amendment No. 21.
09/06/2017-7:42pm House H.Amdt.281 Amendment (A009) offered by Mr. Lipinski. (consideration: CR H7044; text: CR H7044)
09/06/2017-7:42pm House H.Amdt.280 On agreeing to the Diaz-Balart amendments (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-7:38pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Diaz-Balart En Bloc amendment No. 2.
09/06/2017-7:38pm House H.Amdt.280 Amendments en bloc (A008) offered by Mr. Diaz-Balart. (consideration: CR H7043-7044; text en bloc: CR H7043)
09/06/2017-7:36pm House H.Amdt.279 On agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-7:31pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the King (IA) amendment No. 18.
09/06/2017-7:31pm House H.Amdt.279 Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. King (IA). (consideration: CR H7042-7043; text: CR H7042)
09/06/2017-7:30pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Carter (GA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. DeLauro demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/06/2017-7:18pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Carter (GA) amendment No. 17.
09/06/2017-7:18pm House H.Amdt.278 Amendment (A006) offered by Mr. Carter (GA). (consideration: CR H7041-7042, H7065; text: CR H7041)
09/06/2017-7:17pm House H.Amdt.277 On agreeing to the Hartzler amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-7:14pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hartzler amendment No. 16.
09/06/2017-7:14pm House H.Amdt.277 Amendment (A005) offered by Mrs. Hartzler. (consideration: CR H7040-7041)
09/06/2017-7:14pm House POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the King (IA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Bishop demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/06/2017-7:06pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the King (IA) amendment No. 15.
09/06/2017-7:06pm House H.Amdt.276 Amendment (A004) offered by Mr. King (IA). (consideration: CR H7039-7040, H7064-7065; text: CR H7039)
09/06/2017-7:06pm House H.Amdt.275 On agreeing to the Davis, Rodney amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-7:00pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Rodney Davis amendment No. 14.
09/06/2017-7:00pm House H.Amdt.275 Amendment (A003) offered by Mr. Davis, Rodney. (consideration: CR H7038-7039; text: CR H7038-7039)
09/06/2017-6:58pm House H.Amdt.274 On agreeing to the Cicilline amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-6:51pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Cicilline amendment No. 10.
09/06/2017-6:50pm House H.Amdt.274 Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Cicilline. (consideration: CR H7037-7038; text: CR H7037)
09/06/2017-6:50pm House H.Amdt.273 On agreeing to the Aderholt amendments (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-6:42pm House DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 500, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Aderholt En Bloc amendment No. 1.
09/06/2017-6:38pm House H.Amdt.273 Amendments en bloc (A001) offered by Mr. Aderholt. (consideration: CR H7035-7037; text en bloc: CR H7036)
09/06/2017-6:36pm House On sustaining the ruling of the Chair. Agreed to by voice vote.
09/06/2017-6:35pm House Ms. Waters, Maxine appealed the ruling of the Chair. The question was then put on sustaining the ruling of the Chair.
09/06/2017-6:34pm House Mr. Hensarling raised a point of order against the content of the measure. Mr. Hensarling stated that the measure sought to change existing law and constituted legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.
09/06/2017-6:31pm House Mr. Hensarling raised a point of order against the content of the measure. Mr. Hensarling stated that the measure sought to change existing law and constituted legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.
09/06/2017-6:30pm House Mr. Goodlatte raised a point of order against the content of the measure. Mr. Goodlatte stated that the measure sought to change existing law and constituted legislation in an appropriations bill The Chair sustained the point of order.
09/06/2017-4:27pm House GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with two hours of general debate on H.R. 3354.
09/06/2017-4:25pm House The Speaker designated the Honorable Chris Collins to act as Chairman of the Committee.
09/06/2017-4:25pm House House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 500 and Rule XVIII.
09/06/2017-4:25pm House Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 3354 with 2 hours of general debate. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order. The rule also provides that it shall be in order at any time through the legislative day of September 9, 2017, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules.
09/06/2017-4:25pm House Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 500. (consideration: CR H6695-7072)
09/06/2017-4:17pm House Rule H. Res. 500 passed House.
09/05/2017-11:55pm House Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 500 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 3354 with 2 hours of general debate. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order. The rule also provides that it shall be in order at any time through the legislative day of September 9, 2017, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules.
07/21/2017 House Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 170.
07/21/2017 House The House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 115-238, by Mr. Calvert.
Action By: Committee on Appropriations

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Reported to House without amendment (07/21/2017)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)

Highlights:

This bill provides FY2018 appropriations for the Department of the Interior, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and related agencies.

The bill provides annual appropriations for most of the Department of the Interior, including:

  • the Bureau of Land Management,
  • the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service,
  • the National Park Service,
  • the U.S. Geological Survey,
  • the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management,
  • the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement,
  • the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement,
  • the Payments in Lieu of Taxes Program (PILT),
  • the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and
  • the Bureau of Indian Education.

It does not include funding for the Bureau of Reclamation, which is considered in the Energy and Water Development appropriations bill.

Related agencies funded in the bill include the Department of Agriculture's Forest Service, the Department of Health and Human Service's Indian Health Service (IHS), the Smithsonian Institution, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

The bill decreases FY2018 appropriations for the Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies below FY2017 levels.

Compared to FY2017 funding levels, the bill increases funding for the IHS and the Smithsonian Institution, while decreasing funding for Interior, the EPA, and the Forest Service.

The bill also includes several provisions that affect policies in areas such as greenhouse gas emissions, air and water quality, and endangered species.

Full Summary:

Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

TITLE I--DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Provides appropriations to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) for:

  • Management of Lands and Resources;
  • Land Acquisition;
  • Oregon and California Grant Lands;
  • Range Improvements;
  • Service Charges, Deposits, and Forfeitures; and
  • Miscellaneous Trust Funds.

Prohibits appropriations provided by this bill from being used for the sale of wild horses and burros that results in their destruction for processing into commercial products, including for human consumption.

Provides appropriations to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) for:

  • Resource Management,
  • Construction,
  • Land Acquisition,
  • the Cooperative Endangered Species Conservation Fund,
  • the National Wildlife Refuge Fund,
  • the North American Wetlands Conservation Fund,
  • Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation,
  • the Multinational Species Conservation Fund, and
  • State and Tribal Wildlife Grants.

Provides appropriations to the National Park Service (NPS) for:

  • Operation of the National Park System,
  • National Recreation and Preservation,
  • the Historic Preservation Fund,
  • Construction,
  • Land Acquisition and State Assistance, and
  • the Centennial Challenge.

Rescinds FY2018 contract authority provided by the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965.

Permits the NPS to retain specified funds authorized to be disbursed under the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 for the costs of administration of the Land and Water Conservation Fund grants authorized by the Act.

Permits NPS funds to be transferred to the Federal Highway Administration for the Federal Lands Access Program, which was established to improve transportation facilities that provide access to, are adjacent to, or are located within federal lands.

Provides appropriations to the U.S. Geological Survey for Surveys, Investigations, and Research.

Provides appropriations to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management for Ocean Energy Management.

Provides appropriations to the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement for: (1) Offshore Safety and Environmental Enforcement, and (2) Oil Spill Research.

Provides appropriations to the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement for: (1) Regulation and Technology, and (2) the Abandoned Mine Reclamation Fund.

Provides appropriations to the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) and Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) for:

  • Operation of Indian Programs,
  • Contract Support Costs,
  • Construction,
  • Indian Land and Water Claim Settlements and Miscellaneous Payments to Indians, and
  • the Indian Guaranteed Loan Program Account.

Permits the BIA to contract for services for the Power Division of the San Carlos Irrigation Project.

Limits the use of funds for contracts, grants, compacts, or cooperative agreements with the BIA under the Indian Self-Determination Act or the Tribal Self-Governance Act of 1994.

Permits tribes to return appropriated funds without diminishing the federal government's trust responsibilities, the government-to-government relationship with the tribe, or the tribe's ability to access future appropriations.

Prohibits the use of BIE funds, other than funds provided for assistance to public schools, for the operation of elementary or secondary schools in Alaska.

Limits the number of schools and the expansion of grade levels in individual schools in the BIE school system.

Specifies the distribution of indirect and administrative costs to certain tribes.

Provides appropriations for Departmental Offices, including:

  • the Office of the Secretary,
  • Insular Affairs,
  • the Office of the Solicitor,
  • the Office of Inspector General, and
  • the Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians.

Provides appropriations for Department-Wide Programs, including:

  • Wildland Fire Management,
  • the Central Hazardous Materials Fund,
  • the Natural Resources Damage Assessment Fund,
  • the Working Capital Fund,
  • the Office of Natural Resources Revenue, and
  • Payments in Lieu of Taxes (PILT).

(Sec. 101) Permits the transfer of funds within bureaus and offices for specified emergencies when all other emergency funds have been exhausted.

(Sec. 102) Provides for the department-wide expenditure or transfer of funds by Interior in the event of specified emergencies.

(Sec. 103) Permits Interior to use appropriations provided in this title for:

  • employing temporary or intermittent experts and consultants;
  • purchasing and replacing motor vehicles;
  • hiring, maintenance, and operation of aircraft;
  • hiring of passenger motor vehicles;
  • purchasing reprints;
  • telephone services in private residences in the field; and
  • certain library memberships.

(Sec. 104) Permits the transfer of funds between the BIA, the BIE, and the Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians for Indian trust management and reform activities, provided that total funding for historical accounting activities does not exceed funding provided by this bill for that purpose.

(Sec. 105) Permits Interior to redistribute Tribal Priority Allocation funds, including tribal base funds, to alleviate funding inequities to address identified unmet needs, dual enrollment, overlapping service areas, or inaccurate distribution methodologies.

Specifies that no tribe may receive a reduction in Tribal Priority Allocation funds of more than 10% in FY2018, except in the cases of dual enrollment, overlapping service areas, or inaccurate distribution methodologies.

(Sec. 106) Authorizes the acquisition of lands and waters for the purpose of operating and maintaining facilities that support visitors to Ellis, Governors, and Liberty Islands in New Jersey and New York.

(Sec. 107) Requires Interior to collect specified Outer Continental Shelf inspection fees.

(Sec. 108) Permits Interior to transfer funds to implement the reorganization of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement, subject to reprogramming guidelines.

(Sec. 109) Permits Interior to enter into multiyear cooperative agreements and contracts with nonprofits and other entities for the long-term care and maintenance of excess wild free roaming horses and burros on private land.

(Sec. 110) Directs the USFWS, in carrying out responsibilities to protect threatened and endangered species of salmon, to implement a system of mass marking of salmonid stocks intended for harvest that are released from federally operated or financed hatcheries.

(Sec. 111) Amends the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2012 to extend the requirement that a person exhaust administrative hearings and appeal procedures prior to bringing a civil action challenging BLM decisions concerning grazing on public lands.

(Sec. 112) Permits the BIA and the BIE in carrying out work involving cooperation with state, local, and tribal governments, to record obligations against accounts receivable from the entities, provided that total obligations at the end of the fiscal year do not exceed total budgetary resources.

(Sec. 113) Prohibits funds from being used to write or issue rules for the sage-grouse pursuant to the Endangered Species Act of 1973 (ESA).

(Sec. 114) Permits Interior to transfer excess wild horses or burros that have been removed from the public lands to other federal, state, and local agencies for use as work animals. Specifies that any animal transferred loses its status as a wild free-roaming horse or burro.

Prohibits any agency receiving the animals from: (1) destroying, selling, or otherwise transferring them in a way that results in their destruction for processing into commercial products; or (2) euthanizing the horses or burros except upon the recommendation of a licensed veterinarian, in cases of severe injury, illness, or advanced age.

(Sec. 115) Prohibits funds provided by this bill from being used to list the Trestles Historic District in San Diego County, California, on the National Register of Historic Places or to make a determination of eligibility with respect to the listing.

(Sec. 116) Requires Interior to reissue two final rules removing recovered gray wolves in Wyoming and the Great Lakes from the endangered species list. Exempts the reissuances from judicial review.

(Sec. 117) Prohibits Interior from using funds provided by this bill to treat any gray wolf in any of the 48 contiguous states or the District of Columbia as an endangered species or threatened species under the ESA.

TITLE II--ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

Provides appropriations to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for:

  • Science and Technology,
  • Environmental Programs and Management,
  • the Hazardous Waste Electronic Manifest System Fund,
  • the Office of Inspector General,
  • Buildings and Facilities,
  • Hazardous Substance Superfund,
  • the Leaking Underground Storage Tank Trust Fund Program,
  • Inland Oil Spill Programs,
  • State and Tribal Assistance Grants, and
  • the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Program Account.

Permits the EPA to award cooperative agreements to Indian tribes or intertribal consortia to carry out the agency's function to implement federal environmental programs required or authorized by law in the absence of an acceptable tribal program.

Authorizes the EPA to collect and spend pesticide registration service fees.

Permits the EPA to: (1) transfer funds from the Environmental Programs and Management account to other federal agencies to support the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, and (2) enter into interagency agreements and provide grants to certain entities to support the effort.

Authorizes the EPA to collect and use certain user fees under the Toxic Substances Control Act.

Permits specified funds to be used for the construction, alteration, repair, rehabilitation, and renovation of facilities.

Permits the EPA to use funds to make grants to federally recognized Indian tribes notwithstanding certain provisions of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as the Clean Water Act).

Rescinds specified unobligated balances from the State and Tribal Assistance Grants account.

Requires specified funds for the National Estuary Program to be used for certain competitive grants.

TITLE III--RELATED AGENCIES

Provides appropriations to the Department of Agriculture for the Forest Service, including for:

  • the Office of the Under Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment,
  • Forest and Rangeland Research;
  • State and Private Forestry;
  • the National Forest System;
  • Capital Improvement and Maintenance;
  • Land Acquisition;
  • the Range Betterment Fund;
  • Gifts, Donations, and Bequests for Forest and Rangeland Research;
  • Management of National Forest Lands for Subsistence Uses; and
  • Wildland Fire Management.

Permits Forest Service appropriations to be used for:

  • the purchase and use of motor vehicles and aircraft;
  • employment of temporary or intermittent personnel;
  • purchase, erection, and alteration of buildings and other public improvements;
  • acquisition of land and waters;
  • expenses pursuant to the Volunteers in the National Forest Act of 1972;
  • uniforms; and
  • debt collection contracts.

Permits appropriations to be transferred to the Wildland Fire Management account for forest fire fighting, emergency rehabilitation of burned-over or damaged lands or waters, and fire preparedness due to severe burning conditions, provided that USDA notifies Congress that all fire suppression funds will be obligated within 30 days. Requires funds used to be replenished by a supplemental appropriation requested as promptly as possible.

Permits unobligated balances of funds provided to the Forest Service to be transferred to or within the Wildland Fire Management Account or reprogrammed to be used for hazardous fuels management and emergency rehabilitation of burned-over National Forest System lands and water, if Congress is notified in advance.

Permits Forest Service appropriations to be used for forest and rangeland research, technical information, and related forestry and natural resources activities in foreign countries.

Permits Forest Service appropriations to be transferred to the BLM for removal, preparation, and adoption of excess wild horses and burros from National Forest System lands, and for surveys to designate the boundaries of the lands.

Prohibits Forest Service appropriations from being transferred using authority provided in several specified statutory provisions.

Prohibits Forest Service appropriations from being reprogrammed except with prior approval of Congress and in accordance with procedures contained in the report accompanying this bill.

Limits transfers to the USDA Working Capital Fund and to USDA for Department Reimbursable Programs (commonly referred to as Greenbook charges).

Permits specified funds to be used for projects to be carried out by the Youth Conservation Corps under the authority of the Public Lands Corps Act of 1993.

Permits the Chief of the Forest Service to use specified funds for official reception and representation expenses.

Provides matching funds to aid conservation projects of the National Forest Foundation and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation.

Permits funds to be used to provide technical assistance to rural communities and natural resource-based businesses for sustainable rural development purposes.

Permits Forest Service appropriations to be used for payments to counties within the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.

Permits Forest Service appropriations to be used to meet the non-federal share requirement included in a provision of the Older Americans Act of 1965 related to the older American community service employment program.

Permits specified funds to be assessed for the purpose of performing fire, administrative, and other facilities maintenance and decommissioning.

Permits specified funds to be used to reimburse the USDA Office of the General Counsel for travel and related expenses incurred as a result of assistance or participation requested by the Forest Service at meetings, training sessions, management reviews, land purchase negotiations, and similar non-litigation related matters.

Permits an individual employed under any project funded under title V of the Older Americans Act of 1965 to be considered a federal employee.

Requires the Forest Service to provide quarterly reports to Congress regarding unobligated balances.

Permits any unobligated balances of funds provided a previous fiscal year for the FLAME Wildfire Suppression Reserve Fund to remain available through FY2020.

Requires the Forest Service to submit to the Office of Management and Budget a proposed system of administrative control of funds for its accounts.

Provides appropriations to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for the Indian Health Service (IHS) including:

  • Indian Health Services,
  • Contract Support Costs, and
  • Indian Health Facilities.

Provides appropriations to HHS for: (1) the National Institutes of Health for the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, and (2) the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry.

Provides appropriations to Other Related Agencies, including:

  • the Executive Office of the President for the Council on Environmental Quality and Office of Environmental Quality;
  • the Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board;
  • the Office of Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation;
  • the Institute of American Indian and Alaska Native Culture and Arts Development;
  • the Smithsonian Institution;
  • the National Gallery of Art;
  • the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts;
  • the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars;
  • the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities, including the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) and the National Endowment for the Humanities;
  • the Commission of Fine Arts;
  • the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation;
  • the National Capital Planning Commission;
  • the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum;
  • the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission;
  • the Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission; and
  • the World War I Centennial Commission.

TITLE IV--GENERAL PROVISIONS

(Sec. 401) Prohibits funds provided by this bill from being used to promote public support or opposition to any legislative proposal before Congress, other than to communicate with Congress as permitted under current law.

(Sec. 402) Prohibits any appropriation contained in this bill from remaining available for obligation beyond the current fiscal year unless expressly permitted in this bill.

(Sec. 403) Requires specified administrative expenses to be presented in annual budget justifications and approved by Congress.

(Sec. 404) Prohibits funds from being used to accept or process applications for a patent for any mining or mill site claim located under the general mining laws, subject to exceptions.

Requires Interior to report to Congress regarding actions taken by the department under the plan submitted regarding a processing schedule for certain applications for patents that were filed on or before September 30, 1994.

Requires Interior, upon the request of a patent applicant, to allow a qualified third-party contractor to conduct a mineral examination of the mining claims or mill sites contained in a patent application. Specifies that the BLM is responsible for selecting and paying the third-party contractor.

(Sec. 405) Extends limits on the use of FY1994-FY2013 and FY2014 funds for contract support costs on Indian contracts.

(Sec. 406) Limits the use of FY2018 funds for contract support costs on Indian contracts.

(Sec. 407) Permits Forest Service land management plans that are more than 15 years old if USDA is acting in good faith to update the plans.

(Sec. 408) Prohibits funds provided by this bill from being used to conduct preleasing, leasing, and related activities under either the Mineral Leasing Act or the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act within the boundaries of a National Monument.

(Sec. 409) Restricts land acquisition funds provided by this bill from being used for the filing of declarations of taking or complaints in condemnation without the approval of Congress. Includes an exception for funds provided to implement the Everglades National Park Protection and Expansion Act of 1989, or for Florida to acquire lands for Everglades restoration.

(Sec. 410) Sets forth requirements regarding the sale of timber from a specified region in Alaska.

(Sec. 411) Prohibits no-bid contracts and grants except under certain circumstances where a contract is authorized by federal law or was awarded prior to the date of enactment of this bill.

(Sec. 412) Requires agencies receiving funds in this bill to post on their public websites any report required to be submitted by Congress if it serves the national interest.

(Sec. 413) Establishes grant guidelines for the NEA.

(Sec. 414) Establishes priorities for programs administered by the NEA.

(Sec. 415) Directs Interior, the EPA, the Forest Service, and the IHS to provide Congress with quarterly reports on the status of balances of appropriations.

(Sec. 416) Amends the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act to extend the authority of federal agencies to establish, collect, and retain fees on federal recreational lands and waters.

(Sec. 417) Prohibits funds from being used to promulgate or implement any regulation requiring the issuance of permits under the Clean Air Act for carbon dioxide, nitrous oxide, water vapor, or methane emissions resulting from biological processes associated with livestock production.

(Sec. 418) Prohibits the use of any funds to implement any provision in a rule that requires mandatory reporting of greenhouse gas emissions from manure management systems.

(Sec. 419) Amends the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2000 to extend the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission.

(Sec. 420) Prohibits funds from being used to regulate the lead content of ammunition, ammunition components, or fishing tackle under the Toxic Substances Control Act or any other law.

(Sec. 421) Amends the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2012 to extend a provision that permits USDA and Interior, in awarding contracts for certain activities on public lands, to give consideration to certain local contractors who provide employment and training for dislocated and displaced workers in an economically disadvantaged rural community.

(Sec. 422) Amends the Chesapeake Bay Initiative Act of 1998 to extend the authorization for the Chesapeake Bay Initiative.

(Sec. 423) Extends the authority of the Forest Service to renew certain grazing permits.

(Sec. 424) Prohibits funds provided by this bill from being used to maintain or establish a computer network unless the network blocks access to pornography websites. Includes an exception for a law enforcement agency or other entity carrying out criminal investigations, prosecution, or adjudication activities.

(Sec. 425) Amends the Forest Service Facility Realignment and Enhancement Act of 2005 to extend the authority for conveyances of certain Forest Service administrative sites.

(Sec. 426) Prohibits any funds made available by a state water pollution control revolving fund authorized by the Safe Drinking Water Act from being used for a project for the construction, alteration, maintenance, or repair of a public water system or treatment works unless all of the iron and steel products used in the project are produced in the United States, subject to specified exceptions and waiver procedures.

(Sec. 427) Prohibits funds provided by this bill from being used to destroy any buildings or structures on Midway Island that have been recommended by the U.S Navy for inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places.

(Sec. 428) Requires the Department of Energy (DOE), the Department of Agriculture (USDA), and the EPA to jointly: (1) ensure that federal policy relating to forest bioenergy is consistent across all department and agencies, and (2) recognizes the full benefits of the use of forest biomass for energy, conservation, and responsible forest management.

Requires the DOE, USDA, and the EPA to establish clear and simple policies for the use of forest biomass as an energy solution, including policies that:

  • reflect the carbon-neutrality of forest bioenergy and recognize biomass as a renewable energy source, provided the use of forest biomass for energy production does not cause conversion of forests to non-forest use;
  • encourage private investment throughout the forest biomass supply chain;
  • encourage forest management to improve forest health; and
  • recognize state initiatives to produce and use forest biomass.

(Sec. 429) Amends the John F. Kennedy Center Act to authorize FY2018 appropriations for the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

(Sec. 430) Prohibits the EPA from using funds to require a permit under the Clean Water Act for the discharge of dredged or fill material for certain agriculture activities.

(Sec. 431) Authorizes the Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers to withdraw the Waters of the United States rule without regard to any provision of statute or regulation that establishes a requirement for withdrawal. (This provision applies to the final rule issued by the two agencies on June 29, 2015, and titled "Clean Water Rule: Definition of 'Waters of the United States.'" The rule revised regulations defining the scope of waters protected and regulated under the Clean Water Act.)

(Sec. 432) Specifies requirements for the implementation of national ambient air quality standards for ozone.

(Sec. 433) Prohibits funds from being used to finalize, implement, administer, or enforce the proposed rule titled "Financial Responsibility Requirements Under CERCLA section 108(b) for Classes of Facilities in the Hardrock Mining Industry" published by the EPA on January 11, 2017.

(Sec. 434) Prohibits the EPA from using funds provided by this bill to issue any regulation under the Solid Waste Disposal Act that applies to an animal feeding operation, including a concentrated animal feeding operation and a large concentrated animal feeding operation.

(Sec. 435) Prohibits funds provided by this bill from being used for further implementation of the coastal and marine spatial planning and ecosystem-based management components of the National Ocean Policy developed under Executive Order 13547 (Stewardship of the Ocean, Our Coasts, and the Great Lakes).

(Sec. 436) Prohibits funds from being used to prohibit the use or access to federal land for hunting, fishing, or recreational shooting except for public safety.

(Sec. 437) Requires Interior and USDA to make vacant grazing allotments available to holders of grazing permits or leases if lands covered by the permits or leases or other grazing lands used by the holder are unusable because of drought or wildfire.

(Sec. 438) Prohibits funds provided by this bill from being used to conduct reviews of site assessment or construction and operation plans for any project that would entail the construction or location of wind turbines less than 24 nautical miles from the Maryland shoreline.

(Sec. 439) Establishes a spending reduction account for the amount by which spending proposed in this bill exceeds the subcommittee's allocation under the Congressional Budget Act of 1974. Specifies that the amount is $0. (Under the Rules of the House of Representatives, any savings included in the spending reduction account are not available for further appropriation during consideration of the bill.)