Daily Digest

Friday, October 6, 2017

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 10:30:05 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 10:30:40 a.m. until 9:15 a.m., on Tuesday, October 10, 2017.

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 6 public bills, H.R. 3989–3994; and 1 resolution, H. Res. 561 were introduced.
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Additional Cosponsors:
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Reports Filed: There were no reports filed today.

Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Meadows to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Phillip Ganir, SJ, Gonzaga Jesuit Community, Washington, DC.
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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 10:30 a.m. and adjourned at 10:33 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


OCTOBER 10, 2017

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


Committee on Rules, Full Committee, hearing on S. 585, the ``Dr. Chris Kirkpatrick Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017'', 5 p.m., H–313 Capitol.


Next Meeting of the

9:15 a.m., Tuesday, October 10

Senate Chamber

Program for Tuesday: Senate will meet in a pro forma session.

Next Meeting of the

9:15 a.m., Tuesday, October 10

House Chamber

Program for Tuesday: To be announced

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Biggs, Andy, Ariz., E1342

Cummings, Elijah E., Md., E1341

Davis, Danny K., Ill., E1339, E1342

Huffman, Jared, Calif., E1344

Jackson Lee, Sheila, Tex., E1344

Lewis, John, Ga., E1341, E1343

Lipinski, Daniel, Ill., E1343

McCollum, Betty, Minn., E1342

Meehan, Patrick, Pa., E1343

Rosen, Jacky, Nev., E1343

Slaughter, Louise McIntosh, N.Y., E1341

Stefanik, Elise M., N.Y., E1342