Daily Digest

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 11:30:02 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 11:30:32 a.m. until 10:30 a.m., on Friday, May 31, 2019.

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 10 public bills, H.R. 3028–3037, were introduced.
Pages H4174–75

Additional Cosponsors:
Pages H4175–76

Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:

H.R. 1237, to amend the Federal Ocean Acidification Research and Monitoring Act of 2009 to establish an Ocean Acidification Advisory Board, to expand and improve the research on Ocean Acidification and Coastal Acidification, to establish and maintain a data archive system for Ocean Acidification data and Coastal Acidification data, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 116–86);

H.R. 542, to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish the National Urban Security Technology Laboratory, and for other purposes (H. Rept.116–87); and

H.R. 2621, to direct the Under Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis of the Department of Homeland Security to develop and disseminate a threat assessment regarding terrorist use of ghost guns, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 116–88).
Page H4174

Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein she appointed Representative Wexton to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Page H4173

Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Alisa Lasater Wailoo, Capitol Hill United Methodist Church, Washington, DC.
Page H4173

Senate Referrals: S. 1693 was held at the desk. S. Con. Res. 3 was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, the Committee on Oversight and Reform, the Committee on Armed Services, and the Committee on Foreign Affairs.
Page H4174

Senate Message: Message received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appears on page H4173.

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 2 p.m. and adjourned at 2:06 p.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


MAY 30, 2019

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


No hearings are scheduled.


Next Meeting of the

10:30 a.m., Friday, May 31

Senate Chamber

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

Next Meeting of the

4:30 p.m., Thursday, May 30

House Chamber

Program for Thursday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 4:30 p.m.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Beatty, Joyce, Ohio, E679

Brooks, Mo, Ala., E678

Connolly, Gerald E., Va., E679

Higgins, Brian, N.Y., E678

Lamb, Conor, Pa., E677

Meng, Grace, N.Y., E677

Palmer, Gary J., Ala., E678

Reschenthaler, Guy, Pa., E680

Richmond, Cedric L., La., E680

Riggleman, Denver, Va., E678

Walden, Greg, Ore., E677, E679, E680

Wilson, Joe, S.C., E677, E679, E681