Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
November 3, 2017
115th Congress, 1st Session
Issue: Vol. 163, No. 179 — Daily Edition
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Friday, November 3, 2017
The Senate was not in session and stands adjourned until 3 p.m., on Monday, November 6, 2017.
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
Report Filed: A report was filed today as follows:
Community Health And Medical Professionals Improve Our Nation Act of 2017: The House passed H.R. 3922, to extend funding for certain public health programs, by a yea-and-nay vote of 242 yeas to 174 nays, Roll No. 606.
Rejected the Clyburn motion to recommit the bill to the Committee on Energy and Commerce with instructions to report the same back to the House forthwith with an amendment, by a yea-and-nay vote of 187 yeas to 231 nays, Roll No. 605.
Pursuant to the Rule, the amendment printed in part A of H. Rept. 115–382, modified by the amendment printed in part B of H. Rept. 115–382, shall be considered as adopted, in lieu of the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Energy and Commerce now printed in the bill.
Meeting Hour: Agreed by unanimous consent that when the House adjourns today, it adjourn to meet at 12 noon on Monday, November 6th for Morning Hour debate.
Adjournment: The House met at 9 a.m. and adjourned at 1:31 p.m.
LEGISLATIVE PROPOSALS TO IMPROVE SMALL BUSINESSES' AND COMMUNITIES' ACCESS TO CAPITAL
Committee on Financial Services: Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities, and Investment held a hearing entitled ``Legislative Proposals to Improve Small Businesses' and Communities' Access to Capital''. Testimony was heard from public witnesses.
No joint committee meetings were held.
No meetings/hearings scheduled.
Committee on Ways and Means, Full Committee, markup on H.R. 1, the ``Tax Cuts and Jobs Act'', 12 noon, 1100 Longworth.
Program for Monday: Senate will resume consideration of the nomination of Steven Andrew Engel, of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Attorney General, Department of Justice, and vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination at 5:30 p.m.
Program for Monday: To be announced.
Babin, Brian, Tex., E1503
Butterfield, G.K., N.C., E1502
Coffman, Mike, Colo., E1504
Cohen, Steve, Tenn., E1501
Conaway, K. Michael, Tex., E1501
Crowley, Joseph, N.Y., E1503
Faso, John J., N.Y., E1502
Gallego, Ruben, Ariz., E1503
Keating, William R., Mass., E1501
Lieu, Ted, Calif., E1502
Ryan, Tim, Ohio, E1503
Thompson, Mike, Calif., E1501