Daily Digest

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate was not in session and stands adjourned until 1:30 p.m., on Monday, April 10, 2017.

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 3 public bills, H.R. 2083–2085; and 2 resolutions, H.J. Res. 98 and H. Res. 372 were introduced.
Page H2796

Additional Cosponsors:
Page H2797

Report Filed: A report was filed on April 7, 2017 as follows:

H. Res. 235, directing the Secretary of Homeland Security to transmit certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to the Department of Homeland Security's research, integration, and analysis activities relating to Russian Government interference in the elections for Federal office held in 2016; adversely (H. Rept. 115–89).
Page H2796

Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Simpson to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Page H2795

Board of Directors of the Office of Compliance--Reappointment: The Chair announced on behalf of the Speaker and Minority Leader of the House and the Majority and Minority Leaders of the Senate, the joint reappointment on April 7, 2017 of Ms. Barbara Childs Wallace of Ridgeland, Mississippi, Chair, for a term of four years, Mr. Alan V. Friedman of Los Angeles, California, for a term of three years, and Ms. Susan S. Robfogel of Rochester, New York, for a term of four years, to the Board of Directors of the Office of Compliance.
Page H2795

Senate Message: Message received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appears on pages H2795–96.

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 11 a.m. and adjourned at 11:04 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


APRIL 10, 2017

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


No hearings are scheduled.


Next Meeting of the

1:30 p.m., Monday, April 10

Senate Chamber

Program for Monday: Senate will be in a pro forma session.

Next Meeting of the

11 a.m., Wednesday, April 12

House Chamber

Program for Wednesday: House will meet in a Pro Forma session at 11 a.m.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Higgins, Brian, N.Y., E492, E494

Thompson, Bennie G., Miss., E491, E492, E492, E493, E493, E494, E494, E494, E495, E495