Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
August 8, 2017
115th Congress, 1st Session
Issue: Vol. 163, No. 134 — Daily Edition
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Tuesday, August 8, 2017
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.––––––
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
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
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Long to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Dr. Scott W. Wilson, Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC.
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.
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.
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 9 a.m.
Banks, Jim, Ind., E1124
Esty, Elizabeth H., Conn., E1125
Price, David E., N.C., E1123
Thompson, Mike, Calif., E1124
Velázquez, Nydia M., N.Y., E1123