Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
May 25, 2012
112th Congress, 2nd Session
Issue: Vol. 158, No. 77 — Daily Edition
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Friday, May 25, 2012
The Senate met at 2:30:02 p.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 2:30:30 p.m. until 11 a.m., on Tuesday, May 29, 2012.
House of Representatives
Reports Filed: Reports were filed on May 23, 2012 as follows:
H.R. 5854, making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 112–491) and
H.R. 5651, to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and for medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic drugs and biosimilars, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 112–495).
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative LaTourette to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Senate Messages: Messages received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appear on page H3169.
Quorum Calls--Votes: There were no Yea and Nay votes, and there were no Recorded votes. There were no quorum calls.
Adjournment: The House met at 10 a.m. and adjourned at 10:04 a.m.
No hearings were held.
No joint committee meetings were held.
No meetings/hearings scheduled.
No hearings are scheduled.
The Senate will meet in pro forma sessions only, with no business conducted.
No meetings/hearings scheduled.
Committee on Energy and Commerce, May 31, Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy; and Subcommittee on Energy and Power, joint hearing entitled ``NRC Policy and Governance Oversight'', 10 a.m., 2123 Rayburn.
Committee on Homeland Security, May 31, Subcommittee on Transportation, hearing entitled ``TSA's Surface Inspection Program: Strengthening Security or Squandering Scant Resources?'', 2 p.m., 311 Cannon.
Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, May 31, Subcommittee on Technology and Innovation, hearing entitled ``Assembling the Facts: Examining the Proposed National Network for Manufacturing Innovation'', 10 a.m., 2318 Rayburn.
Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, May 31, Subcommittee on Aviation, hearing entitled ``A Review of FAA's Efforts to Reduce Costs and Ensure Safety and Efficiency Through Realignment and Facility Consolidation'', 10 a.m., 2167 Rayburn.
Committee on Veterans' Affairs, May 30, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, hearing entitled ``Purchasing Perspective: VA's Prosthetics Paradox'', 4 p.m., 334 Cannon.
May 31, Full Committee, hearing entitled ``Reviewing the Implementation of Major Provisions of the VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011'', 10:15 a.m., 334 Cannon.
Program for Tuesday: Senate will meet in a pro forma session.
Program for Tuesday: The House will meet in pro forma session at 2 p.m.
Eshoo, Anna G., Calif., E890
Gonzalez, Charles A., Tex., E889
Graves, Sam, Mo., E887
Johnson, Timothy V., Ill., E889
Lee, Barbara, Calif., E892
McCollum, Betty, Minn., E889
Miller, Jeff, Fla., E887
Reyes, Silvestre, Tex., E887
Royce, Edward R., Calif., E888
Waxman, Henry A., Calif., E887
Woolsey, Lynn C., Calif., E890