Daily Digest

Friday, August 2, 2019

Daily Digest


Chamber Action

The Senate met at 1:00:36 p.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 1:01:12 p.m. until 9 a.m., on Tuesday, August 6, 2019.

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 22 public bills, H.R. 4140–4161; and 3 resolutions, H.J. Res. 74; and H. Res. 536–537 were introduced.
Pages H7487–89

Additional Cosponsors:
Pages H7489–90

Reports Filed: There were no reports filed today.

Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein she appointed Representative Blunt Rochester to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Page H7485

Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Roger L. Story, National Children's Prayer Congress, Washington, DC.
Page H7485

Advisory Committee on the Records of Congress--Reappointment: The Chair announced the Speaker's reappointment of the following individual on the part of the House to the Advisory Committee on the Records of Congress: Mr. John A. Lawrence of Washington, DC.
Page H7486

Senate Referrals: S. 347 was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform. S. 929 was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. S. 1196 was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform. S. 1272 was held at the desk. S. 1759 was held at the desk. S. 2052 was referred to the Committee on Armed Services. S. Con. Res. 24 was referred to the Committee on Agriculture. S. 394 was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform. S. 862 was held at the desk.
Page H7486

Senate Messages: Messages received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appear on pages H7485–86.

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 adjourned at 11:07 a.m.

Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.


AUGUST 6, 2019

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


No meetings/hearings scheduled.


No hearings are scheduled.

Next Meeting of the

9 a.m., Tuesday, August 6

Senate Chamber

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

Next Meeting of the

3:30 p.m., Tuesday, August 6

House Chamber

Program for Tuesday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 3:30 p.m.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue


Barragán, Nanette Diaz, Calif., E1025

Bera, Ami, Calif., E1027

Brooks, Susan W., Ind., E1024

Burgess, Michael C., Tex., E1027

Bustos, Cheri, Ill., E1025

Carbajal, Salud O., Calif., E1027

Craig, Angie, Minn., E1027

Curtis, John R., Utah, E1026

Davis, Rodney, Ill., E1025, E1029, E1030

Eshoo, Anna G., Calif., E1023

Evans, Dwight, Pa., E1031

Finkenauer, Abby, Iowa, E1023

Gallagher, Mike, Wisc., E1024, E1026, E1029, E1031

Graves, Sam, Mo., E1027

Green, Mark E., Tenn., E1023

Jackson Lee, Sheila, Tex., E1026, E1028

Kaptur, Marcy, Ohio, E1025

McKinley, David B., W.Va., E1029

Meng, Grace, N.Y., E1023

Norton, Eleanor Holmes, The District of Columbia, E1028

Reed, Tom, N.Y., E1025

Rooney, Francis, Fla., E1030

Schakowsky, Janice D., Ill., E1030

Schrier, Kim, Wash., E1030

Shalala, Donna E., Fla., E1029

Stauber, Pete, Minn., E1031

Tipton, Scott R., Colo., E1023

Wexton, Jennifer, Va., E1030