Daily Digest

Friday, August 18, 2017

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 10:00:01 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 10:00:30 a.m. until 7 a.m., on Tuesday, August 22, 2017.

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 7 public bills, H.R. 3656–3662; and 2 resolutions, H. Res. 496–497, were introduced.
Pages H6611–12

Additional Cosponsors:
Pages H6612–13

Reports Filed: There were no reports filed today.

Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Banks to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Page H6609

Chaplain: The Prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff, Retired Chaplain, U.S. Navy, Washington, DC.
Page H6609

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 10 a.m. and adjourned at 10:02 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


AUGUST 22, 2017

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


No hearings are scheduled.


Next Meeting of the

7 a.m., Tuesday, August 22

Senate Chamber

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

Next Meeting of the

9 a.m., Tuesday, August 22

House Chamber

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

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Bass, Karen, Calif., E1137, E1140, E1142

Blackburn, Marsha, Tenn., E1141

Cuellar, Henry, Tex., E1139, E1141

Esty, Elizabeth H., Conn., E1141

Gaetz, Matt, Fla., E1139

Hudson, Richard, N.C., E1140

Jackson Lee, Sheila, Tex., E1138, E1142

Kind, Ron, Wisc., E1137

Mast, Brian J., Fla., E1140

Polis, Jared, Colo., E1139

Rothfus, Keith J., Pa., E1138

Rutherford, John H., Fla., E1140, E1142

Simpson, Michael K., Idaho, E1141

Wittman, Robert J., Va., E1137, E1140