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                                          Monday, November 10, 2003

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Chamber Action
Routine Proceedings, pages S14285-S14378
Measures Introduced: Four bills and one resolution were introduced, as 
follows: S. 1841-1844, and S. Con. Res. 80.
  Page S14335
Measures Reported:
  S. 1156, to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve and 
enhance the provision of long-term health care for veterans by the 
Department of Veterans Affairs, to enhance and improve authorities 
relating to the administration of personnel of the Department of 
Veterans Affairs, with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. (S. 
Rept. No. 108-193)
  H.R. 3159, to require Federal agencies to develop and implement plans 
to protect the security and privacy of government computer systems from 
the risks posed by peer-to-peer file sharing.
Page S14334
Measures Passed:
  Arming Cargo Pilots: Senate passed S. 1657, to amend section 44921 of 
title 49, United States Code, to provide for the arming of cargo pilots 
against terrorism.
  Page S14378
  Commerce/Justice/State/The Judiciary Appropriations Act--Agreement: 
Senate began consideration of H.R. 2799, making appropriations for the 
Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, the Judiciary, and related 
agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2004. 
                                                    Pages S14287-S14334
  Senate will continue consideration of the bill on Tuesday, November 
11, 2003.
Additional Cosponsors:
  Page S14335
Statements on Introduced Bills/Resolutions:
  Pages S14335-64
Amendments Submitted:
  Pages S14364-66
Notices of Hearings/Meetings:
  Page S14366
Text of H.R. 2763 as Previously Passed:
  Pages S14366-78
Adjournment: Senate met at 1 p.m., and adjourned at 10:01 p.m., until 
10:45 a.m., on Tuesday, November 11, 2003. (For Senate's program, see 
the remarks of the Majority Leader in today's Record on page S14378.)

Committee Meeting
  No committee meetings were held.


Daily Digest/House of Representatives

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                        House of Representatives

Chamber Action
Measures Introduced: H. Res. 438-439, were introduced.
  Page H11146
Additional Cosponsors:
  Page H11146
Reports Filed: No reports were filed today.
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed 
Representative Wolf to act as Speaker Pro Tempore for today. 
                                                            Page H11135
Chaplain: The prayer was offered today by Rev. John Boyles, President, 
Faith Prepared Network in Washington, DC.
  Pages H11135-36
United States Air Force Academy Board of Visitors: The Chair announced 
the Speaker's appointment of Representatives Thompson of California and 
Kilpatrick of Michigan to the Board of Visitors to the United States 
Air Force Academy.
  Page H11136
Senate Message: Message received from the Senate today appears on page 
Adjournment: The House met at noon and adjourned at 12:04 p.m.


Daily Digest/House Committee Meetings

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Committee Meetings
  No committee meetings were held.



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                            NEW PUBLIC LAWS

     (For last listing of Public Laws, see Daily Digest, p. D1254)
  H.J. Res. 76, Making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal 
year 2004. Signed on November 7, 2003. (Public Law 108-107).


Daily Digest/COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR 2003-11-11

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        (Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


  No meetings/hearings scheduled.


  No committee meetings are scheduled.


Daily Digest/Next Meeting of the SENATE + Next Meeting of the HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES + Other End Matter

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                       Next Meeting of the SENATE
                    10:45 a.m., Tuesday, November 11

                             Senate Chamber
Program for Tuesday: After the transaction of routine morning business 
(not to extend beyond 12 noon), Senate will continue consideration of 
H.R. 2799, Commerce, Justice, State, and The Judiciary Appropriations 
  At 11 a.m., Senate will observe a moment of silence as a tribute to 
the war dead of the United States.
  (Senate will recess from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for their 
respective party conferences.)

              Next Meeting of the HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                     2 p.m., Wednesday, November 12

                             House Chamber
Program for Wednesday and balance of the week: The House will meet at 2 
p.m. on Wednesday, November 12 in pro forma session.

            Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue
Israel, Steve, N.Y., E2289
Johnson, Eddie Bernice, Tex., E2289
Kilpatrick, Carolyn C., Mich., E2289



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