Daily Digest/Highlights + Senate; Congressional Record Vol. 161, No. 173
(Daily Digest - December 01, 2015)

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                                          Tuesday, December 1, 2015

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                              Daily Digest


HIGHLIGHTS

      See Resume of Congressional Activity.


                                 Senate


Chamber Action
Routine Proceedings, pages S8197-S8246
Measures Introduced: Five bills and two resolutions were introduced, as 
follows: S. 2335-2339, S. Res. 323, and S. Con. Res. 26.
  Page S8241
Measures Reported:
  S. 1719, to provide for the establishment and maintenance of a 
National Family Caregiving Strategy, with an amendment in the nature of 
a substitute.
Page S8241
Measures Considered:
Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act--Agreement: 
Senate began consideration of H.R. 3762, to provide for reconciliation 
pursuant to section 2002 of the concurrent resolution on the budget for 
fiscal year 2016, after agreeing to the motion to proceed, and taking 
action on the following amendment proposed thereto:
  Pages S8233-34
Pending:
  McConnell Amendment No. 2874, in the nature of a substitute. 
                                                             Page S8233
  A unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing for further 
consideration of the bill at approximately 9:30 a.m., on Wednesday, 
December 2, 2015.
Page S8246
Messages from the House:
  Page S8240
Measures Referred:
  Pages S8240-41
Measures Read the First Time:
  Pages S8241, S8246
Enrolled Bills Presented:
  Page S8241
Additional Cosponsors:
  Pages S8241-42
Statements on Introduced Bills/Resolutions:
  Pages S8242-45
Additional Statements:
  Pages S8239-40
Amendments Submitted:
  Pages S8245-46
Authorities for Committees to Meet:
  Page S8246
Adjournment: Senate convened at 10 a.m. and adjourned at 6:50 p.m., 
until 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, December 2, 2015. (For Senate's program, 
see the remarks of the Majority Leader in today's Record on page 
S8246.)