Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
December 15, 2017
115th Congress, 1st Session
Issue: Vol. 163, No. 205 — Daily Edition
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Friday, December 15, 2017
The Senate was not in session and stands adjourned until 3 p.m., on Monday, December 18, 2017.
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
Report Filed: A report was filed today as follows:
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Simpson to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, the Rev. Dr. Dan C. Cummins, Peoples Church, Jacksonville, Texas.
Senate Message: Message received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appears on page H10143.
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 5:30 p.m. and adjourned at 5:33 p.m.
No hearings were held.
No joint committee meetings were held.
No meetings/hearings scheduled.
Committee on Rules, Full Committee, hearing on a conference report to accompany H.R. 1, the ``Tax Cuts and Jobs Act''; and H.R. 3312, the ``Systemic Risk Designation Improvement Act of 2017'', 5 p.m., H–313 Capitol.
Program for Monday: Senate will begin consideration of the nominations of J. Paul Compton, Jr., of Alabama, to be General Counsel of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and Owen West, of Connecticut, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense, and vote on confirmation of the nominations in the order listed at approximately 5:30 p.m.
Program for Monday: To be announced.
Davis, Rodney, Ill., E1713
Evans, Dwigt, Pa., E1713
Hill, J. French, Ark., E1714
Keating, William R., Mass., E1713
Renacci, James B., Ohio, E1714
Speier, Jackie, Calif., E1714
Walz, Timothy J., Minn., E1713