Today’s Daily Update



  • The House was not in session.


  • The House is expected to consider the following legislation under suspension of the rules:
    • 1) S. 252- PREEMIE Reauthorization Act, as amended (Sponsored by Sen. Lamar Alexander / Energy and Commerce Committee)
    • 2) S. 330 – HIV Organ Policy Equity Act (Sponsored by Sen. Barbara Boxer / Energy and Commerce Committee)
    • 3) S. 893 – Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2013 (Sponsored by Sen. Bernard Sanders / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)
    • 4) H.R. 2922 – To extend the authority of the Supreme Court Police to protect court officials away from the Supreme Court grounds (Sponsored by Rep. George Holding / Judiciary Committee)
    • 5) H.Res. 196 – Supporting the Sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, the right to counsel, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Ted Deutch / Judiciary Committee)
    • 6) H.R. 2871 – To amend title 28, United States Code, to modify the composition of the southern judicial district of Mississippi to improve judicial efficiency, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Rep. Howard Coble / Judiciary Committee)




  • The Senate was not in session.


  • The Senate is expected to consider the nomination of Cornelia T. L. Pillard to be United States District Court Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit. There will be a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the Pillard nomination.
  • If cloture is not invoked, there will be a second roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R.3204, the Drug Quality and Security Act.


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