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[Congressional Record Volume 163, Number 54 (Tuesday, March 28, 2017)]
[Daily Digest]
[Page D350]
From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]


                                            Tuesday, March 28, 2017

[[Page D350]]

                              Daily Digest


HIGHLIGHTS

      Senate agreed to the resolution of Advice and Consent to 
      Ratification to Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty of 1949 on 
      the Accession of Montenegro.


                                 Senate


Chamber Action
Routine Proceedings, pages S2017-S2054
Measures Introduced: Sixteen bills and one resolution were introduced, 
as follows: S. 739-754, and S. Res. 101.
  Page S2047
Measures Reported:
  Special Report entitled ``Activities of the Committee on Homeland 
Security and Governmental Affairs During the 114th Congress.''. (S. 
Rept. No. 115-12)
Page S2047
Measures Passed:
  National Rehabilitation Counselors Appreciation Day: Committee on the 
Judiciary was discharged from further consideration of S. Res. 95, 
designating March 22, 2017, as ``National Rehabilitation Counselors 
Appreciation Day'', and the resolution was then agreed to.
  Page S2051
  Joint Committee on Printing and the Joint Committee of Congress on 
the Library: Senate agreed to S. Res. 101, providing for members on the 
part of the Senate of the Joint Committee on Printing and the Joint 
Committee of Congress on the Library.
  Page S2051
Appointments:
  Advisory Committee on the Records of Congress: The Chair announced, 
on behalf of the Secretary of the Senate, pursuant to Public Law 101-
509, the reappointment of the following individual to serve as a member 
of the Advisory Committee on the Records of Congress: Sheryl B. Vogt, 
of Georgia.
  Page S2051
Treaty Approved:
Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty of 1949 on the Accession of 
Montenegro: By 97 yeas to 2 nays (Vote No. 98), two-thirds of the 
Senators present having voted in the affirmative, Senate agreed to the 
resolution of Advice and Consent to Ratification to Treaty Doc. 114-12, 
Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty of 1949 on the Accession of 
Montenegro, after having passed through its various parliamentary 
stages, up to and including the presentation of the resolution of 
ratification, and taking action on the following amendments proposed 
thereto:
  Pages S2019-32, S2032-39
Withdrawn:
  McConnell Amendment No. 193, to change the enactment date. 
                                                     Pages S2019, S2038
  McConnell Amendment No. 194 (to Amendment No. 193), of a perfecting 
nature.
Pages S2019, S2038
Messages from the House:
  Page S2046
Measures Referred:
  Page S2047
Additional Cosponsors:
  Pages S2047-49
Statements on Introduced Bills/Resolutions:
  Pages S2049-51
Authorities for Committees to Meet:
  Page S2051
Record Votes: One record vote was taken today. (Total--98)
  Page S2038
Adjournment: Senate convened at 10 a.m. and adjourned at 6:12 p.m., 
until 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. (For Senate's program, see 
the remarks of the Majority Leader in today's Record on pages S2051-
52.)