Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
Daily Digest/House of Representatives; Congressional Record Vol. 163, No. 216
(Daily Digest - January 03, 2018)
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[Daily Digest] [Pages D4-D5] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] House of Representatives Chamber Action Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: There were no public bills or resolutions introduced today. Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows: H.R. 3776, to support United States international cyber diplomacy, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115-483); and H.R. 3445, to enhance the transparency and accelerate the impact of programs under the African Growth and Opportunity Act and the Millennium Challenge Corporation, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115- 484). Page H1 Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative McHenry to act as Speaker pro tempore for today. Page H1 [[Page D5]] Convening of the Second Session of the 115th Congress: Pursuant to the 20th Amendment to the Constitution, the House met at 12 noon on January 3, 2018 for the convening of the second session of the One Hundred Fifteenth Congress. Pursuant to section 4(a) of H. Res. 670, the Chair announced that no organizational or legislative business will be conducted on this day. The Chair further announced that messages requiring action will be laid before the House on a subsequent day and that bills and resolutions introduced today will receive a number but will not be referred to committee or noted in the Record until a subsequent day. Executive communications, memorials, and petitions likewise will be referred and numbered on a subsequent day. Page H1 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 12 noon and at 12:03 p.m. the House stands adjourned until 12 noon on Friday, January 5, 2018, pursuant to section 4(c) of H. Res. 670.