Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
August 24, 2018
115th Congress, 2nd Session
Issue: Vol. 164, No. 142 — Daily Edition
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Friday, August 24, 2018
The Senate was not in session and stands adjourned until 4 p.m., on Monday, August 27, 2018.
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
H.R. 6332, to require the Director of the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network to submit a report to Congress on the way in which data collected pursuant to title 31 is being used, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–905); and
Supplemental Report on H. Res. 928, resolution of inquiry requesting the President and directing the Attorney General to transmit, respectively, certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to the President's use of the pardon power under article II, section 2 of the Constitution (H. Rept. 115–797, Part 2).
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Mooney (WV) to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Dr. Dan C. Cummins, Peoples Church, Jacksonville, TX.
Committee Resignation: Read a letter from Representative Hunter wherein he resigned from the Committee on Armed Services, the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
Library of Congress Trust Fund Board--Appointment: The Chair announced the Speaker's appointment of the following individual on the part of the House to the Library of Congress Trust Fund Board for a 5-year term: Ms. Elizabeth Beretta-Perik of Jamestown, Rhode Island.
Senate Referrals: S. 266 was referred to the Committee on Financial Services. S. 1142 was held at the desk. S. 1322 was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources. S. 2946 was held at the desk.
Senate Message: Message received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today and appears on page H7761–62.
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 11:07 a.m.
No hearings were held.
No joint committee meetings were held.
No meetings/hearings scheduled.
No hearings are scheduled.
Program for Monday: Senate will resume consideration of the nomination of Lynn A. Johnson, of Colorado, to be Assistant Secretary for Family Support, Department of Health and Human Services, and vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the nomination at 5:30 p.m.
Program for Tuesday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 12 noon.
Barletta, Lou, Pa., E1175
Coffman, Mike, Colo., E1177
Cook, Paul, Calif., E1175
Davis, Danny K., Ill., E1176
DeSaulnier, Mark, Calif., E1171
Kelly, Robin L., Ill., E1172
McEachin, A. Donald, Va., E1171
Norcross, Donald, N.J., E1171
Panetta, Jimmy, Calif., E1171
Schiff, Adam B., Calif., E1176
Walberg, Tim, Mich., E1174
Walorski, Jackie, Ind., E1174