Daily Digest

Friday, October 12, 2018

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 12:00:45 p.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 12:01:57 p.m. until 12 noon, on Tuesday, October 16, 2018.

Measures Introduced: One resolution was introduced, as follows: S. Res. 685.
Page S6885

Measures Passed:

Authorizing Testimony and Representation of Senate Employee: Senate agreed to S. Res. 685, to authorize testimony and representation of Senate employee in United States v. Adam Albrett, etc.
Page S6885 ––––––

Committee Meetings

(Committees not listed did not meet)

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 6 public bills, H.R. 7058–7063, and 6 resolutions, H. Res. 1121–1126, were introduced.
Pages H9430–31

Additional Cosponsors:
Pages H9431–32

Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:

H.R. 6064, to rename the Oyster Bay National Wildlife Refuge as the Congressman Lester Wolff National Wildlife Refuge (H. Rept. 115–986);

H.R. 6901, to amend chapter 36 of title 44, United States Code, to make certain changes relating to electronic Government services, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–987); and

H. Res. 792, urging the Secretary of the Interior to recognize the historical significance of Roberto Clemente's place of death near Pinones in Loíza, Puerto Rico, by adding it to the National Register of Historic Places (H. Rept. 115–988).
Page H9430

Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Messer to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Page H9427

Senate Referral: S. 1305 was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
Page H9429

Senate Messages: Messages received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appear on page H9427.

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 9:30 a.m. and adjourned at 9:34 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


OCTOBER 16, 2018

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


No hearings are scheduled.


Next Meeting of the

12 noon, Tuesday, October 16

Senate Chamber

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

Next Meeting of the

10 a.m., Tuesday, October 16

House Chamber

Program for Tuesday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 10 a.m.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Bergman, Jack, Mich., E1392

Boyle, Brendan F., Pa., E1405

Castor, Kathy, Fla., E1401

Collins, Doug, Ga., E1393, E1397, E1401

Costa, Jim, Calif., E1396, E1399, E1401, E1403, E1405

Deutch, Theodore E., Fla., E1401

Engel, Eliot L., N.Y., E1398

Granger, Kay, Tex., E1392

Graves, Sam, Mo., E1391, E1392, E1396, E1397, E1399, E1401, E1402, E1403, E1404, E1405

Hice, Jody B., Ga., E1396

Issa, Darrell E., Calif., E1391

Jackson Lee, Sheila, Tex., E1400

Joyce, David P., Ohio, E1405

Katko, John, N.Y., E1393, E1396

Kelly, Robin L., Ill., E1404

Kelly, Trent, Miss., E1392

King, Steve, Iowa, E1393, E1399

Kinzinger, Adam, Ill., E1391

Larsen, Rick, Wash., E1398

Newhouse, Dan, Wash., E1399, E1402, E1404, E1405

Norton, Eleanor Holmes, The District of Columbia, E1402

Panetta, Jimmy, Calif., E1403

Perlmutter, Ed, Colo., E1404

Poe, Ted, Tex., E1398, E1402, E1404, E1406

Rohrabacher, Dana, Calif., E1394

Stefanik, Elise M., N.Y., E1391, E1397

Vela, Filemon, Tex., E1393, E1397

Velázquez, Nydia M., N.Y., E1397, E1402

Visclosky, Peter J., Ind., E1391

Wittman, Robert J., Va., E1394, E1398