Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
August 29, 2017
115th Congress, 1st Session
Issue: Vol. 163, No. 140 — Daily Edition
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Tuesday, August 29, 2017
The Senate met at 2:32:05 p.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 2:32:39 p.m. until 3:00 p.m., on Friday, September 1, 2017
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
H.R. 1547, to provide for the unencumbering of title to non-Federal land owned by the city of Tucson, Arizona, for purposes of economic development by conveyance of the Federal reversionary interest to the City (H. Rept. 115–280);
H.R. 2075, to adjust the eastern boundary of the Deschutes Canyon-Steelhead Falls Wilderness Study Area in the State of Oregon to facilitate fire prevention and response activities in order to protect adjacent private property, and for other purposes, with amendments (H. Rept. 115–281); and
H.R. 2371, to require the Administrator of the Western Area Power Administration to establish a pilot project to provide increased transparency for customers, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–282).
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Harris 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.
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 12 noon and adjourned at 12:03 p.m.
No hearings were held.
No joint committee meetings were held.
No meetings/hearings scheduled.
No hearings are scheduled.
Program for Friday: Senate will meet in a pro forma session.
Program for Friday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 1 p.m.
Lawson, Al, Jr., Fla., E1149
Walorski, Jackie, Ind., E1150
Watson Coleman, Bonnie, N.J., E1149