Daily Digest

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Daily Digest

Senate

Chamber Action


The Senate was not in session and stands adjourned until 9 a.m., on Thursday, February 23, 2017.

Committee Meetings


No committee meetings were held.





House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced:
14 public bills, H.R. 1205–1213; and 1 resolution, H.J. Res. 83, were introduced.


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Additional Cosponsors:


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Reports Filed:
Reports were filed today as follows:

H.R. 998, to provide for the establishment of a process for the review of rules and sets of rules, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–14, Part 1); and

H.R. 1004, to amend chapter 3 of title 5, United States Code, to require the publication of information relating to pending agency regulatory actions, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–15).


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Speaker:
Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Thomas J. Rooney (FL) to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.


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Guest Chaplain:
The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Cara Spaccarelli, Christ Church Washington Parish, Washington, DC.


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Mexico-United States Interparliamentary Group--Appointment:
The Chair announced the Speaker's appointment of the following Members on the part of the House to the Mexico-United States Interparliamentary Group: Representatives Sßnchez, Gene Green (TX), Polis, Torres, and Lofgren.


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Senate Message:
Message received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appears on page H1315.

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 2:30 p.m. and adjourned at 2:33 p.m.

Committee Meetings


No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings


No joint committee meetings were held.

COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR THURSDAY,

FEBRUARY 23, 2017

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)

Senate

No meetings/hearings scheduled.

House

No hearings are scheduled.

Next Meeting of the
SENATE

9 a.m., Thursday, February 23

Senate Chamber

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

Next Meeting of the
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

9:30 a.m., Friday, February 24

House Chamber

Program for Friday:
House will meet in Pro Forma session at 9:30 a.m.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue








HOUSE



Comstock, Barbara, Va., E223, E225, E225

Engel, Eliot L., N.Y., E224

Rooney, Francis, Fla., E223, E225 

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