October 2, 2017 - Issue: Vol. 163, No. 157 — Daily Edition115th Congress (2017 - 2018) - 1st Session
MEASURE PLACED ON THE CALENDAR--S. 1894; Congressional Record Vol. 163, No. 157
(Senate - October 02, 2017)
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[Page S6263] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] MEASURE PLACED ON THE CALENDAR--S. 1894 Mr. McCONNELL. Mr. President, I understand that there is a bill at the desk due for a second reading. The PRESIDING OFFICER. The clerk will read the bill by title for the second time. The senior assistant legislative clerk read as follows: A bill (S. 1894) to exempt Puerto Rico from the coastwise laws of the United States (commonly known as the ``Jones Act''). Mr. McCONNELL. In order to place the bill on the calendar under the provisions of rule XIV, I object to further proceedings. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Objection having been heard, the bill will be placed on the calendar. ____________________