Daily Digest

Friday, May 11, 2018

Daily Digest

Senate

Chamber Action

The Senate was not in session and stands adjourned until 3 p.m., on Monday, May 14, 2018.

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action


Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 13 public bills, H.R. 5773–5785 were introduced.
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Additional Cosponsors:
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Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:

H.R. 1037, to authorize the National Emergency Medical Services Memorial Foundation to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–669);

H.R. 2991, to establish the Susquehanna National Heritage Area in the State of Pennsylvania, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–670);

H.R. 5674, to establish a permanent community care program for veterans, to establish a commission for the purpose of making recommendations regarding the modernization or realignment of facilities of the Veterans Health Administration, to improve construction of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to make certain improvements in the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs relating to the home loan program of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–671, Part 1);

H.R. 5698, to amend title 18, United States Code, to punish criminal offenses targeting law enforcement officers, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–672); and

H.R. 5786, making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–673).
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Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Mitchell to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Michael Wilker, Lutheran Church of the Reformation, 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 11 a.m. and adjourned at 11:02 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.

COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR MONDAY,

MAY 14, 2018

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)

Senate

No meetings/hearings scheduled.

House

No hearings are scheduled.

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Next Meeting of the
SENATE

3 p.m., Monday, May 14

Senate Chamber

Program for Monday: Senate will resume consideration of the nominations of Michael Y. Scudder, of Illinois, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Seventh Circuit, and Amy J. St. Eve, of Illinois, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Seventh Circuit, and vote on confirmation of the nominations in the order listed at 5:30 p.m.

Next Meeting of the
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

12 p.m., Tuesday, May 15

House Chamber

Program for Tuesday: To be announced.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue








HOUSE


Clarke, Yvette D., N.Y., E634

Conaway, K. Michael, Tex., E632

Connolly, Gerald E., Va., E631, E633, E636

Jenkins, Evan H., W.Va., E634

Lewis, John, Ga., E635

Lieu, Ted, Calif., E632

Olson, Pete, Tex., E631, E632, E633, E633, E634, E635, E636, E637

Perlmutter, Ed, Colo., E631, E631, E632, E632, E633, E633, E634, E635, E636, E637

Perry, Scott, Pa., E634

Thompson, Mike, Calif., E631, E633, E634, E636

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