Daily Digest

Friday, August 25, 2017

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 11:30:01 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 11:30:37 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., on Tuesday, August 29, 2017.––––––

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 2 public bills, H.R. 3665–3666 were introduced.
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Additional Cosponsors:
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Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:

H.R. 965, to redesignate the Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site as the ``Saint-Gaudens National Historical Park'', and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–277); and

H.R. 1807, to exempt from the Lacey Act and the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 certain water transfers between any of the States of Texas, Arkansas, and Louisiana (H. Rept. 115–278, Part 1).
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Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Long to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Vincent De Rosa, St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 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 11 a.m. and adjourned at 11:02 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


AUGUST 29, 2017

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


No hearings are scheduled.


Next Meeting of the

2:30 p.m., Tuesday, August 29

Senate Chamber

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

Next Meeting of the

12 noon, Tuesday, August 29

House Chamber

Program for Tuesday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 12 noon.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Banks, Jim, Ind., E1145

Barletta, Lou, Pa., E1145, E1146, E1147

Castor, Kathy, Fla., E1146

Hastings, Alcee L., Fla., E1147, E1148

Hudson, Richard, N.C., E1145

Jones, Walter B., N.C., E1147

Lamborn, Doug, Colo., E1148

Ruiz, Raul, Calif., E1145

Sewell, Terri A., Ala., E1148

Walorski, Jackie, Ind., E1146

Watson Coleman, Bonnie, N.J., E1146