Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
August 7, 2018
115th Congress, 2nd Session
Issue: Vol. 164, No. 132 — Daily Edition
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Tuesday, August 7, 2018
The Senate met at 10:00:07 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 10:00:16 a.m. until 10:30 a.m., on Friday, August 10, 2018.
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
H.R. 5082, to amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to exclude law firms and licensed attorneys who are engaged in activities related to legal proceedings from the definition of a debt collector, to amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to prevent the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection from exercising supervisory or enforcement authority with respect to attorneys when undertaking certain actions related to legal proceedings, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–892); and
H.R. 5323, to amend the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to establish an exemption from the credit valuation adjustment calculation for uncleared derivatives transactions with end-users so that United States companies are not disadvantaged, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–893).
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Comstock to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Chaplain Captain Keith Manry, U.S. Air Force, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA.
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 a.m. and adjourned at 10:03 a.m.
No hearings were held.
No joint committee meetings were held.
No meetings/hearings scheduled.
No hearings are scheduled.
Program for Friday: Senate will meet in a pro forma session.
Program for Friday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 10 a.m.
Blum, Rod, Iowa, E1129
Boyle, Brendan F., Pa., E1128
Bustos, Cheri, Ill., E1130
Denham, Jeff, Calif., E1127
Hill, J. French, Ark., E1127
Kinzinger, Adam, Ill., E1129
LaMalfa, Doug, Calif., E1132
Luetkemeyer, Blaine, Mo., E1129
Poe, Ted, Tex., E1134
Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana, Fla., E1127
Ryan, Tim, Ohio, E1133
Speier, Jackie, Calif., E1133
Valadao, David G., Calif., E1126
Zeldin, Lee M., N.Y., E1134