Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
April 20, 2017
115th Congress, 1st Session
Issue: Vol. 163, No. 68 — Daily Edition
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Thursday, April 20, 2017
The Senate met at 7:20:05 p.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 7:20:32 p.m., until 3 p.m., on Monday, April 24, 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 Thomas J. Rooney (FL) to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Alisa Lasater Wailoo, Capitol Hill United Methodist Church, Washington, DC.
Advisory Committee on the Records of Congress--Reappointment: The Chair announced, on behalf of the Clerk of the House, pursuant to 44 United States Code 2702, the reappointment of the following individual to serve as a member of the Advisory Committee on the Records of Congress: Dr. Sharon Leon, Fairfax, Virginia.
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 4 p.m. and adjourned at 4:03 p.m.
No hearings were held.
No joint committee meetings were held.
No meetings/hearings scheduled.
No hearings are scheduled.
Program for Monday: Senate will begin consideration of the nomination of Sonny Perdue to be Secretary of Agriculture, with a vote on confirmation of the nomination at 5:30 p.m. Following disposition of the nomination of Sonny Perdue to be Secretary of Agriculture, Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Rod J. Rosenstein to be Deputy Attorney General.
Program for Monday: House will meet in a Pro Forma session at 12 noon.
Brooks, Mo, Ala., E518
Crowley, Joseph, N.Y., E514
Dent, Charles W., Pa., E516
Eshoo, Anna G., Calif., E513
Fitzpatrick, Brian K., Pa., E516
Jackson Lee, Sheila, Tex., E514
Joyce, David P., Ohio, E515
Kaptur, Marcy, Ohio, E516
Krishnamoorthi, Ill., E518
Meehan, Patrick, Pa., E513
Schiff, Adam B., Calif., E513
Trott, David A., Mich., E516
Young, David, Iowa, E517