Today’s Daily Update

The House will consider seven bills under suspension of the rules. The Senate will resume consideration of Calendar #287, S.2155, Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act.

THE HOUSE

 

Yesterday

  • The House was not in session.

 

Today

  • On Tuesday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for morning hour and 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. 324 – State Veterans Home Adult Day Health Care Improvement Act of 2017 (Sponsored by Sen. Orrin Hatch / Veterans Affairs Committee)
    • 2) H.R. 4465 – Endangered Fish Recovery Programs Extension Act of 2017 (Sponsored by Rep. John Curtis / Natural Resources Committee)
    • 3) H.R. 1800 – To direct the Secretary of Agriculture to transfer certain Federal land to facilitate scientific research supporting Federal space and defense programs, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Rob Bishop / Natural Resources Committee)
    • 4) H.R. 3469 – To designate the bridge located in Blount County, Tennessee, on the Foothills Parkway (commonly known as Bridge 2) as the “Dean Stone Bridge” (Sponsored by Rep. John Duncan / Natural Resources Committee)
    • 5) H.R. 4266 – Acadia National Park Boundary Clarification Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Bruce Poliquin / Natural Resources Committee)
    • 6) H.R. 1350 – To modify the boundary of Voyageurs National Park in the State of Minnesota, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Rep. Rick Nolan / Natural Resources Committee)
    • 7) H.R. ____ – Trickett Wendler, Frank Mongiello, Jordan McLinn, and Matthew Bellina Right to Try Act of 2018 (Sponsored by Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick / Energy and Commerce Committee)

 

THE SENATE

 

Yesterday

  • Roll Call Votes
    • Motion to invoke cloture on Crapo amendment #2151, as modified (substitute) to S.2155, Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act; Invoked: 66-30

 

Today

  • The Senate stands adjourned until 4:00pm
  • The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Tuesday, March 13, 2018.
  • Following leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of Calendar #287, S.2155, Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act. Cloture was invoked on Crapo amendment #2151, as modified (substitute).
  • The Senate will recess from 12:30pm until 2:15pm to allow for the weekly caucus meetings. All time during recess, adjournment, morning business, and leader remarks will count post-cloture

 

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