Daily Digest

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 11:50:05 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 11:52:03 a.m. until 12 noon, on the same day.

Nomination Confirmed: Senate confirmed the following nomination:

William Charles McIntosh, of Michigan, to be an Assistant Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency.
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Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: There were no Public Bills or Resolutions introduced in today's Record.

Additional Cosponsors:
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Reports Filed: Reports were filed on January 2, 2019 as follows:

Legislative and Oversight Activities of the Committee on Homeland Security 115th Congress (H. Rept. 115–1127); and

Report on the Activities of the Committee on Natural Resources U.S. House of Representatives for the 115th Congress (H. Rept. 115–1128).

A report was filed today as follows:

S. 141, to improve understanding and forecasting of space weather events, and for other purposes, with amendments (H. Rept. 115–1129, Part 1).
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Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Womack to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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Recess: The House recessed at 11:02 a.m. and reconvened at 11:55 a.m.
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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 at 11:56 a.m. the Chair declared the One Hundred Fifteenth Congress adjourned sine die, pursuant to the 20th amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


JANUARY 3, 2019

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


No hearings are scheduled.


Next Meeting of the

12 noon, Thursday, January 3

Senate Chamber

Program for Thursday: Senate will convene the first session of the 116th Congress.

Next Meeting of the

12 noon, Thursday, January 3

House Chamber

Program for Thursday: House will convene the First Session of the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Brady, Kevin, Tex., E1746

Costa, Jim, Calif., E1745

Harper, Gregg, Miss., E1746, E1748

Kind, Ron, Wisc., E1745

Luetkemeyer, Blaine, Mo., E1745, E1746, E1747, E1748, E1748, E1751, E1751, E1751, E1751

McClintock, Tom, Calif., E1745

Meng, Grace, N.Y., E1748

Nadler, Jerrold, N.Y., E1746

Richmond, Cedric L., La., E1747

Young, David, Iowa, E1751