Daily Digest

Friday, September 1, 2017

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 3:00:03 p.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 3:00:33 p.m. until 3:00 p.m., on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 4 public bills, H.R. 3668–3671; and 1 resolution, .Res. 499, were introduced.
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Additional Cosponsors:
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Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:

H.R. 3202, to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to submit a report on cyber vulnerability disclosures, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–283);

H.R. 3284, to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish a Joint Counterterrorism Awareness Workshop Series, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–284); and

H. Con. Res. 69, authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the District of Columbia Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run (H. Rept. 115–285).
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Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Francis Rooney (FL) to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff, Retired Chaplain, U.S. Navy, 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 1 p.m. and adjourned at 1:03 p.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.



(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


Committee on Rules, Full Committee, hearing on H.R. 3354, the ``Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018'' [Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act, 2018], 4 p.m., H–313 Capitol.


Next Meeting of the

3 p.m., Tuesday, September 5

Senate Chamber

Program for Tuesday: After the transaction of any morning business (not to extend beyond 5 p.m.), Senate will begin consideration of the nomination of Timothy J. Kelly, to be United States District Judge for the District of Columbia, and vote on confirmation of the nomination at approximately 5:30 p.m.

Next Meeting of the

2 p.m., Tuesday, September 5

House Chamber

Program for Tuesday: To be announced.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Capuano, Michael E., Mass., E1152

Donovan, Daniel M., Jr, N.Y., E1153

Esty, Elizabeth H., Conn., E1152

Fitzpatrick, Brian K., Pa., E1153

Hudson, Richard, N.C., E1151, E1154

Jackson Lee, Sheila, Tex., E1152

LaHood, Darin, Ill., E1154

Lieu, Ted, Calif., E1153

Luetkemeyer, Blaine, Mo., E1153

Matsui, Doris O., Calif., E1151, E1153, E1154

Pelosi, Nancy, Calif., E1151

Smith, Jason, Mo., E1154

Thompson, Mike, Calif., E1151