Daily Digest

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 4:30:02 p.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 4:30:37 p.m. until 5 p.m., on Friday, October 26, 2018.

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 8 public bills, H.R. 7082–7089; and 3 resolutions, H. Res. 1130–1132, were introduced.
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Additional Cosponsors:
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Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:

H.R. 5636, to designate additions to the Flatside Wilderness on the Ouachita National Forest, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–989);

H.R. 5171, to amend the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 to provide for the establishment of a Ski Area Fee Retention Account (H. Rept. 115–990, Part 1);

H.R. 5706, to establish the Pearl Harbor National Memorial in the State of Hawai`i and the Honouliuli National Historic Site in the State of Hawai`i, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–991);

H.R. 4644, to withdraw certain National Forest System land in the Emigrant Crevice area located in the Custer Gallatin National Forest, Park County, Montana, from the mining and mineral leasing laws of the United States, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–992);

H.R. 210, to facilitate the development of energy on Indian lands by reducing Federal regulations that impede tribal development of Indian lands, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–993);

H.R. 6302, to enact as law certain regulations relating to the taking of double-crested cormorants, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–994); and

H.R. 6666, to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to grant to States and local governments easements and rights-of-way over Federal land within Gateway National Recreation Area for construction, operation, and maintenance of projects for control and prevention of flooding and shoreline erosion (H. Rept. 115–995).
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Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Costello (PA) to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Pastor Zack Randles, Waterfront Church, 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 9:30 a.m. and adjourned at 9:32 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


OCTOBER 24, 2018

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


Committee on the Judiciary: to hold hearings to examine the nominations of Bridget S. Bade, of Arizona, and Eric D. Miller, of Washington, both to be a United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, Karin J. Immergut, of Oregon, to be United States District Judge for the District of Oregon, and Richard A. Hertling, of Maryland, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years, 10 a.m., SD–226.


No hearings are scheduled.

Next Meeting of the

5 p.m., Friday, October 26

Senate Chamber

Program for Friday: Senate will meet in pro forma session.

Next Meeting of the

4 p.m., Friday, October 26

House Chamber

Program for Friday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 4 p.m.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Beyer, Donald S., Jr., Va., E1449

Bustos, Cheri, Ill., E1446

Collins, Doug, Ga., E1438, E1443, E1445

Comstock, Barbara, Va., E1440, E1444

Correa, J. Luis, Calif., E1435

Deutch, Theodore E., Fla., E1436

Faso, John J., N.Y., E1437, E1439

Gallagher, Mike, Wisc., E1445

Garamendi, John, Calif., E1435, E1435, E1436, E1437, E1439, E1441, E1444, E1446, E1447, E1449

González-Colón, Jenniffer, Puerto Rico, E1443

Graves, Sam, Mo., E1439, E1440, E1441, E1443, E1444, E1445, E1445, E1446, E1448

Hartzler, Vicky, Mo., E1439

Jackson Lee, Sheila, Tex., E1437, E1443

Lawrence, Brenda L., Mich., E1449

Lujan Grisham, Michelle, N.M., E1435, E1439, E1446

Matsui, Doris O., Calif., E1436

Pelosi, Nancy, Calif., E1436

Poe, Ted, Tex., E1437, E1440, E1441, E1444, E1447

Rogers, Harold, Ky., E1445, E1447

Rohrabacher, Dana, Calif., E1441

Sewell, Terri A., Ala., E1448

Wenstrup, Brad R., Ohio, E1449

Young, David, Iowa, E1435, E1439