Daily Digest

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 4:30:06 p.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 4:30:39 p.m. until 10 a.m., on Friday, August 18, 2017.––––––

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 3 public bills, H.R. 3653–3655; and 1 resolution, H. Con. Res. 77 were introduced.
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Additional Cosponsors:
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Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows: H.R. 1257, a bill to amend the Securities Exchange Commission to refund or credit excess payments made to the Commission, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–275) and, H.R. 1558, a bill to amend the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to ensure community accountability for areas repetitively damaged by floods, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–276).
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Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Burgess to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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Chaplain: The Prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Monsignor Stephen Rossetti, Catholic University of America, Washington, DC.
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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 9 a.m. and adjourned at 9:32 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


AUGUST 18, 2017

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


No hearings are scheduled.


Next Meeting of the

10 a.m., Friday, August 18

Senate Chamber

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

Next Meeting of the

10 a.m., Friday, August 18

House Chamber

Program for Friday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 10 a.m.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Beutler, Jaime Herrera, Wash., E1133

Goodlatte, Bob, Va., E1131

Lujan Grisham, Michelle, N.M., E1131, E1133

Meehan, Patrick, Pa., E1133, E1134, E1134

Rutherford, John H., Fla., E1134

Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho, Northern Mariana Islands, E1132

Thompson, Mike, Calif., E1132, E1133

Young, David, Iowa, E1131, E1131, E1133, E1133, E1134, E1134, E1135