Daily Digest

Friday, June 12, 2020

Daily Digest

Senate

Chamber Action

Routine Proceedings, pages S2949–S2957

Measures Introduced: One bill was introduced, as follows: S. 3957.
Page S2957

Measures Considered:

Taxpayer First Act--Agreement: Senate continued consideration of H.R. 1957, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modernize and improve the Internal Revenue Service, taking action on the following motions and amendments proposed thereto:
Pages S2949–56

Pending:

McConnell (for Gardner) Amendment No. 1617, in the nature of a substitute.
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McConnell Amendment No. 1626 (to Amendment No. 1617), to change the enactment date.
Page S2949

McConnell Amendment No. 1627 (to Amendment No. 1626), of a perfecting nature.
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McConnell Amendment No. 1628 (to the language proposed to be stricken by Amendment No. 1617), to change the enactment date.
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McConnell Amendment No. 1629 (to Amendment No. 1628), of a perfecting nature.
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McConnell motion to commit the bill to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, with instructions, McConnell Amendment No. 1630, to change the enactment date.
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McConnell Amendment No. 1631 (to (the instructions) Amendment No. 1630), of a perfecting nature.
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McConnell Amendment No. 1632 (to Amendment No. 1631), of a perfecting nature.
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During consideration of this measure today, Senate also took the following action:

By 65 yeas to 19 nays (Vote No.117), three-fifths of those Senators duly chosen and sworn, having voted in the affirmative, Senate agreed to the motion to close further debate on McConnell (for Gardner) Amendment No. 1617, in the nature of a substitute.
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A unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing that the post-cloture time with respect to McConnell (for Gardner) Amendment No. 1617, expire at 5:30 p.m., on Monday, June 15, 2020; and that Senator Enzi or his designee be recognized prior to the vote on adoption of the amendment to raise a budget point of order; and that following the raising of that point of order, Senator Gardner or his designee be recognized to make a motion to waive the point of order.
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A unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing that Senate resume consideration of the bill at approximately 3 p.m., on Monday, June 15, 2020.
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Additional Cosponsors:
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Additional Statements:
Pages S2956–57


Record Votes: One record vote was taken today. (Total--117)
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Adjournment: Senate convened at 12:01 a.m. and adjourned at 1:28 a.m., until 3 p.m. on Monday, June 15, 2020. (For Senate's program, see the remarks of the Acting Majority Leader in today's Record on page S2957.)

Committee Meetings

(Committees not listed did not meet)

No committee meetings were held.

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House of Representatives

Chamber Action



The House was not in session today. The House is scheduled to meet at 3 p.m. on Monday, June 15, 2020.

Committee Meetings



No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings



No joint committee meetings were held.

COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR MONDAY,

JUNE 15, 2020

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)

Senate

No meetings/hearings scheduled.

House

No hearings are scheduled.

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Next Meeting of the
SENATE

3 p.m., Monday, June 15

Senate Chamber

Program for Monday: Senate will resume consideration of H.R. 1957, Taxpayer First Act (the legislative vehicle for the Great American Outdoors Act). At 5:30 p.m., Senators should expect up to three roll votes on Gardner motion to waive Enzi budget point of order, adoption of McConnell (for Gardner) Amendment No. 1617, and the motion to invoke cloture on the bill.

Next Meeting of the
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

3 p.m., Monday, June 15

House Chamber

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







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