Daily Digest

Friday, March 9, 2018

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate was not in session and stands adjourned until 4 p.m., on Monday, March 12, 2018.–––

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 10 public bills, H.R. 5237–5246; and 2 resolutions, H. Res. 769
770 were introduced.
Pages H1506–07

Additional Cosponsors:
Pages H1507–08

Report Filed: A report was filed today as follows:

H.R. 4061, to amend the Financial Stability Act of 2010 to improve the transparency of the Financial Stability Oversight Council, to improve the SIFI designation process, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–592).
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Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Upton to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Dr. Dan C. Cummins, Peoples Church, Jacksonville, TX.
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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 10:30 a.m. and adjourned at 10:33 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions: business meeting to consider the nominations of John F. Ring, of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board, Frank T. Brogan, of Pennsylvania, to be Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education, and Mark Schneider, of the District of Columbia, to be Director of the Institute of Education Science, both of the Department of Education, Marco M. Rajkovich, Jr., of Kentucky, to be a Member of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission, and other pending nominations, 5:45 p.m., S–216, Capitol.


No hearings are scheduled.


Next Meeting of the

4 p.m., Monday, March 12

Senate Chamber

Program for Monday: Senate will resume consideration of S. 2155, Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act, and vote on the motion to invoke cloture on McConnell (for Crapo) Modified Amendment No. 2151, at 5:30 p.m. The filing deadline for first-degree amendments is at 4:30 p.m., and the filing deadline for second-degree amendments is at 5:30 p.m.

Next Meeting of the

12:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 13

House Chamber

Program for Tuesday: To be announced.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Beatty, Joyce, Ohio, E289

Correa, J. Luis, Calif., E289

Courtney, Joe, Conn., E289

Goodlatte, Bob, Va., E292

Katko, John, N.Y., E290, E291

Kelly, Trent, Miss., E290, E292

Lieu, Ted, Calif., E290, E292

Polis, Jared, Colo., E291, E293

Stefanik, Elise M., N.Y., E290, E291

Thompson, Mike, Calif., E289, E291, E293

Yoder, Kevin, Kans., E291