Daily Digest

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 12:00:01 noon in pro forma session, and adjourned at 12:00:31 noon until 4:30 p.m., on Friday, October 4, 2019.–

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 17 public bills, H.R. 4583–4599; and 3 resolutions, H. Res. 611–613, were introduced.
Pages H8088–89

Additional Cosponsors:
Page H8090

Reports Filed: There were no reports filed today.

Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein she appointed Representative Brown (MD) to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Page H8085

Member Resignation: Read a letter from Representative Collins, wherein he resigned as Representative for the Twenty-Seventh Congressional District of New York, effective on September 30, 2019.
Page H8085

Whole Number of the House: The Speaker announced to the House that, in light of the resignation of the gentleman from New York, Mr. Collins, the whole number of the House is 433.
Page H8086

Senate Referral: S. 737 was held at the desk.

Senate Message: Message received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appears on page H8085.

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 a.m. and adjourned at 9:04 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


OCTOBER 4, 2019

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


No hearings are scheduled.

Next Meeting of the

4:30 p.m., Friday, October 4

Senate Chamber

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

Next Meeting of the

10 a.m., Friday, October 4

House Chamber

Program for Friday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 10 a.m.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Butterfield, G.K., N.C., E1238

Cleaver, Emanuel, Mo., E1235

Cloud, Michael, Tex., E1236

Costa, Jim, Calif., E1238

Crenshaw, Dan, Tex., E1233, E1236

DeSaulnier, Mark, Calif., E1233, E1235, E1237, E1238

Escobar, Veronica, Tex., E1235, E1236

Gianforte, Greg, Mont., E1233

Higgins, Clay, La., E1236

Hurd, Will, Tex., E1237

Joyce, David P., Ohio, E1236

Kuster, Ann M., N.H., E1238

Lawrence, Brenda L., Mich., E1236

Meuser, Daniel, Pa., E1237

Neal, Richard E., Mass., E1238

Norton, Eleanor Holmes, The District of Columbia, E1236

Perlmutter, Ed, Colo., E1239

Porter, Katie, Calif., E1233

Price, David E., N.C., E1233

Stefanik, Elise M., N.Y., E1237

Stevens, Haley M., Mich., E1233, E1235, E1237

Thompson, Bennie G., Miss., E1239

Trone, David J., Md., E1233

Wenstrup, Brad R., Ohio, E1233