Daily Digest

Friday, August 10, 2018

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 10:32:27 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 10:32:49 a.m. until 1 p.m., on Tuesday, August 14, 2018.––––––

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 8 public bills, H.R. 6661–6668; and 1 resolution, H. Res. 1042 were introduced.
Pages H7750–51

Additional Cosponsors:
Pages H7751–52

Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows: H.R. 3857, to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to establish standards of conduct for brokers and dealers that are in the best interest of their retail customers (H. Rept. 115–894);

H.R. 6146, to authorize, direct, expedite, and facilitate a land exchange in Yavapai County, Arizona, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–895);

H.R. 5597, to provide for the expansion of the Desert Tortoise Habitat Conservation Plan, Washington County, Utah, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–896);

Revised Suballocation of Budget Allocations for Fiscal Year 2019 (H. Rept. 115–897); and

Committee on Ethics. In the Matter of Allegations Relating to Representative Markwayne Mullin (H. Rept. 115–898)
Page H7750

Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Harris to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Page H7749

Guest Chaplain: The Prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain Rev. Alisa Lasater Wailoo, Capitol Hill United Methodist Church, Washington, DC.
Page H7749

Committee Resignation: Read a letter from Representative Collins (NY) wherein he resigned from the Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Page H7749

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 10 a.m. and adjourned at 10:04 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


AUGUST 14, 2018

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


No hearings are scheduled.


Next Meeting of the

1 p.m., Tuesday, August 14

Senate Chamber

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

Next Meeting of the

2 p.m., Tuesday, August 14

House Chamber

Program for Tuesday: House will meet in a Pro Forma session at 2 p.m.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Banks, Jim, Ind., E1137, E1143

Bordallo, Madeleine Z., Guam, E1137

Chu, Judy, Calif., E1142

Cleaver, Emanuel, Mo., E1138

Comer, James, Ky., E1142

Gallagher, Mike, Wisc., E1140

Gonzalez, Vicente, Tex., E1142, E1144

Hill, J. French, Ark., E1138, E1141, E1143, E1144

Hurd, Will, Tex., E1139, E1142

Jackson Lee, Sheila, Tex., E1137, E1140

Lee, Barbara, Calif., E1143

Lujan Grisham, Michelle, N.M., E1138, E1139, E1141, E1142, E1143, E1144

Norton, Eleanor Holmes, The District of Columbia, E1138

Olson, Pete, Tex., E1138, E1141

Poe, Ted, Tex., E1144

Roskam, Peter J., Ill., E1139, E1141, E1143

Ruiz, Raul, Calif., E1139

Stefanik, Elise M., N.Y., E1140

Yoder, Kevin, Kans., E1137