Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
August 16, 2019
116th Congress, 1st Session
Issue: Vol. 165, No. 136 — Daily Edition
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Friday, August 16, 2019
The Senate met at 3:00:02 p.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 3:00:31 p.m. until 9 a.m., on Tuesday, August 20, 2019.––
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
Report Filed: A report was filed today as follows:
Submission to the U.S. House of Representatives of Materials Related to the Examination of President Nixon's Tax Returns by the Joint Committee on Internal Revenue Taxation (H. Rept. 116–186).
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein she appointed Representative Khanna to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Gary Studniewski, St. Peter's Catholic Church, Washington, DC.
Authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall for an event to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first African slaves to the territory that would become the United States: The House agreed to H. Con. Res. 57, authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall for an event to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first African slaves to the territory that would become the United States.
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 12 p.m. and adjourned at 12:03 p.m.
No hearings were held.
No joint committee meetings were held.
No meetings/hearings scheduled.
No hearings are scheduled.
Program for Tuesday: Senate will meet in a pro forma session.
Program for Tuesday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 1 p.m.
Brooks, Mo, Ala., E1054
Carson, André, Ind., E1055
Castor, Kathy, Fla., E1053
Correa, J. Luis, Calif., E1057
Crawford, Eric A. ``Rick'', Ark., E1055
Garamendi, John, Calif., E1054
Gonzalez, Anthony, Ohio, E1057
Keating, William R., Mass., E1059
Marchant, Kenny, Tex., E1059
Norton, Eleanor Holmes, The District of Columbia, E1058
Panetta, Jimmy, Calif., E1053
Pence, Greg, Ind., E1053
Reed, Tom, N.Y., E1056
Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho, Northern Mariana Islands, E1059