Today’s Daily Update

The House will consider a series of nine bills under suspension of the rules. The Senate will consider the nomination of Gayle Smith, of Ohio, to be Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development.

House

 

Friday:

  • The House was not in session.

Today:

  • On Monday, the House will meet at 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.
  • Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:
  • 1) S. 611 – Grassroots Rural and Small Community Water Systems Assistance Act (Sponsored by Sen. Roger Wicker / Energy and Commerce Committee)
  • 2) H.R. 3490 – Strengthening State and Local Cyber Crime Fighting Act (Sponsored by Rep. John Ratcliffe / Judiciary Committee)
  • 3) H.R. 3279 – Open Book on Equal Access to Justice Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Doug Collins / Judiciary Committee)
  • 4) H.R. 1755 – To amend title 36, United States Code, to make certain improvements in the congressional charter of the Disabled American Veterans, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Jeff Miller / Judiciary Committee)
  • 5) H.R. 2288 – To remove the use restrictions on certain land transferred to Rockingham County, Virginia, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Rep. Bob Goodlatte / Natural Resources Committee)
  • 6) H.R. 1541 – PRISM Act (Sponsored by Rep. Raul Grijalva / Natural Resources Committee)
  • 7) H.R. 2212 – To take certain Federal lands located in Lassen County, California, into trust for the benefit of the Susanville Indian Rancheria, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Rep. Doug LaMalfa / Natural Resources Committee)
  • 8) H.R. 2270 – Billy Frank Jr. Tell Your Story Act (Sponsored by Rep. Denny Heck / Natural Resources Committee)
  • 9) S. 1170 – Breast Cancer Research Stamp Reauthorization Act of 2015 (Sponsored by Sen. Dianne Feinstein / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

 

Senate

 

Friday:

  • The Senate was not in session.

Today:

  • The Senate stands adjourned until 3:00pm on Monday, November 30, 2015.
  • Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business until 5:00pm.
  • At 5:00pm, there be up to 30 minutes of debate prior to a vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #268, the nomination of Gayle Smith, of Ohio, to be Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development.

 

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Notable Legislation Introduced

  

No notable legislation was introduced.

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