Daily Digest

Friday, June 26, 2020

Daily Digest

Senate

Chamber Action



The Senate was not in session and stands adjourned until 3 p.m., on Monday, June 29, 2020.

Committee Meetings



No committee meetings were held.

Joint Meetings



No joint committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action


Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 17 public bills, H.R. 7380–7396; and 3 resolutions, H. Res. 1025–1027, were introduced.
Page H2593


Additional Cosponsors:
Pages H2594–95


Report Filed: A report was filed today as follows:

H.R. 2, to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 116–437).
Page H2592


Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein she appointed Representative Beyer to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Page H2519


Suspension: The House agreed to suspend the rules and pass the following measure:
Designating the National Pulse Memorial located at 1912 South Orange Avenue, Orlando, Florida, 32806: H.R. 3094, amended, to designate the National Pulse Memorial located at 1912 South Orange Avenue, Orlando, Florida, 32806.
Pages H2544–48


Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to ``Borrower Defense Institutional Accountability''--Presidential Veto: The House voted to sustain the President's veto of H.J. Res 76, providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to ``Borrower Defense Institutional Accountability'', by a yea-and-nay vote of 238 yeas to 173 nays, Roll No. 120 (two-thirds of those present not voting to override).
Pages H2548–55

Subsequently, the veto message (H. Doc. 116–131) and the joint resolution were referred to the Committee on Education and Labor.
Page H2555


Washington, D.C. Admission Act: The House passed H.R. 51, to provide for the admission of the State of Washington, D.C. into the Union, by a yea-and-nay vote of 232 yeas to 180 nays, Roll No. 122.
Pages H2521–44, H2555–57

Rejected the Keller motion to recommit the bill to the Committee on Oversight and Reform with instructions to report the same back to the House forthwith with amendments, by a yea-and-nay vote of 182 yeas to 227 nays, Roll No. 121.
Pages H2555–56

Pursuant to the Rule, an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 116–55, modified by the amendment printed in part A of H. Rept. 116–436, shall be considered as adopted.
Page H2521

H. Res. 1017, the rule providing for consideration of the bills (H.R. 51), (H.R. 1425), (H.R. 5332), (H.R. 7120), (H.R. 7301), and the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 90) was agreed to yesterday, June 25th.

Establishing the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies for the inauguration of the President-elect and Vice President-elect of the United States on January 20, 2021: The House agreed to take from the Speaker's table and agree to S. Con. Res. 38, to establish the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies for the inauguration of the President-elect and Vice President-elect of the United States on January 20, 2021.
Page H2557


Recess: The House recessed at 2:45 p.m. and reconvened at 2:59 p.m.
Page H2557


Protecting Your Credit Score Act: The House considered H.R. 5332, to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to ensure that consumer reporting agencies are providing fair and accurate information reporting in consumer reports. Further proceedings were postponed.
Pages H2559–71

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Pursuant to the Rule, the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Financial Services now printed in the bill, modified by the amendment printed in part C of the report of H. Rept. 116–436, shall be considered as adopted.
Page H2559

H. Res. 1017, the rule providing for consideration of the bills (H.R. 51), (H.R. 1425), (H.R. 5332), (H.R. 7120), (H.R. 7301), and the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 90) was agreed to yesterday, June 25th.

Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency relating to ``Community Reinvestment Act Regulations'': The House considered H.J. Res. 90, providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency relating to ``Community Reinvestment Act Regulations''. Further proceedings were postponed.
Pages H2571–80

H. Res. 1017, the rule providing for consideration of the bills (H.R. 51), (H.R. 1425), (H.R. 5332), (H.R. 7120), (H.R. 7301), and the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 90) was agreed to yesterday, June 25th.

Quorum Calls--Votes: Three yea-and-nay votes developed during the proceedings of today and appear on pages H2555, H2555–56, and H2556–57. There were no quorum calls.

Adjournment: The House met at 9 a.m. and adjourned at 6:38 p.m.

Committee Meetings

ACCOUNTABILITY IN CRISIS: GAO'S RECOMMENDATIONS TO IMPROVE THE FEDERAL CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE

Committee on Oversight and Reform: Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis held a hearing entitled ``Accountability in Crisis: GAO's Recommendations to Improve the Federal Coronavirus Response''. Testimony was heard from Gene L. Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States, Government Accountability Office.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.

COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR MONDAY,

JUNE 29, 2020

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)

Senate

No meetings/hearings scheduled.

House

Committee on Natural Resources, Full Committee, hearing entitled ``The U.S. Park Police Attack on Peaceful Protesters at Lafayette Square'', 12 p.m., 2167 Rayburn and Webex.

Committee on Rules, Full Committee, hearing on H.R. 2, the ``INVEST in America Act'' [Moving Forward Act], 1 p.m., Webex.

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Next Meeting of the
SENATE

3 p.m., Monday, June 29

Senate Chamber

Program for Monday: Senate will resume consideration of the motion to proceed to consideration of S. 4049, National Defense Authorization Act, post-cloture, and vote on the motion to proceed to consideration of the bill at 5:30 p.m.



Next Meeting of the
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

9 a.m., Monday, June 29

House Chamber

Program for Monday: Complete consideration of H.R. 5332--Protecting Your Credit Score Act. Complete consideration of H.J. Res. 90--Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency relating to ``Community Reinvestment Act Regulations''.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue








HOUSE


Aderholt, Robert B., Ala., E577

Bishop, Dan, N.C., E581

Bishop, Sanford D., Jr., Ga., E576

Costa, Jim, Calif., E581, E582

Crow, Jason, Col., E582

Curtis, John R., Utah, E581

DeFazio, Peter A., Ore., E579

Fulcher, Russ, Idaho, E580, E581

Gianforte, Greg, Mont., E575

Johnson, Dusty, S. Dak., E577

Jordan, Jim, Ohio, E579

Joyce, John, Pa., E576, E578

Kaptur, Marcy, Ohio, E580

Kelly, Trent, Miss., E578

King, Steve, Iowa, E581

Kinzinger, Adam, Ill., E576

Lieu, Ted, Calif., E578

Luria, Elaine G., Va., E575

Marchant, Kenny, Tex., E575

Palazzo, Steven M., Miss., E582

Schiff, Adam B., Calif., E580

Stevens, Haley M., Mich., E577

Welch, Peter, Vt., E576

Wilson, Joe, S.C., E577, E579, E579, E581, E581

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