Daily Digest

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 12:30:31 p.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 12:31:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m., on Friday, August 11, 2017.––––––

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 1 public bill, H.R. 3647 was introduced.
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Additional Cosponsors:
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Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:

H.R. 2626, to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 and the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve visa security, visa applicant vetting, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–273, Part 1); and

H.R. 2805, to permanently authorize the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Travel Card Program, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–274).
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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. Dr. Scott W. Wilson, Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC.
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Senate Referral: S. 826 was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, the Committee on Agriculture, the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology.
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Senate Message: Message received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appears on page H6591.

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 11, 2017

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


No hearings are scheduled.


Next Meeting of the

3:30 p.m., Friday, August 11

Senate Chamber

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

Next Meeting of the

9 a.m., Friday, August 11

House Chamber

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

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Banks, Jim, Ind., E1124

Esty, Elizabeth H., Conn., E1125

Luetkemeyer, Blaine, Mo., E1123, E1123, E1123, E1124, E1124, E1124, E1124, E1125, E1125, E1125

Lujan Grisham, Michelle, N.M., E1123, E1125

Price, David E., N.C., E1123

Thompson, Mike, Calif., E1124

Velázquez, Nydia M., N.Y., E1123