February 11, 2020 - Issue: Vol. 166, No. 28 — Daily Edition116th Congress (2019 - 2020) - 2nd Session
MEASURE PLACED ON THE CALENDAR--H.R. 5687; Congressional Record Vol. 166, No. 28
(Senate - February 11, 2020)
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[Page S972] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] MEASURE PLACED ON THE CALENDAR--H.R. 5687 Mr. McCONNELL. Madam President, I understand there is a bill at the desk that is due for a second reading. The PRESIDING OFFICER. The leader is correct. The clerk will read the title of the bill for the second time. The senior assistant legislative clerk read as follows: A bill (H.R. 5687) making emergency supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and for other purposes. Mr. McCONNELL. In order to place the bill on the calendar under the provisions of rule XIV, I would object to further proceedings. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Objection having been heard, the bill will be placed on the calendar. Mr. McCONNELL. Madam President, I suggest the absence of a quorum. The PRESIDING OFFICER. The clerk will call the roll. The senior assistant legislative clerk proceeded to call the roll. Mr. SCHUMER. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. ____________________