Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will meet today at 2:00 p.m. The Senate will convene today at 3:00 p.m. to consider a legislative vehicle for a continuing resolution (H.R. 815) and Ana de Alba to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth District (PN 499).

The HOUSE

Friday

The House was not in session.

Today

The House will meet at noon for morning hour and at 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. First and last votes expected: 6:30 p.m.

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:
H.R. 1505 – No Stolen Trademarks Honored in America Act of 2023, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Issa / Judiciary Committee)

H.R. 1105 – Debbie Smith Act of 2023, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Wagner / Judiciary Committee)

H.R. 786 – To amend title 28, United States Code, to provide an additional place for holding court for the Pecos Division of the Western District of Texas, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Rep. Tony Gonzales / Judiciary Committee)

H.R. 3496 – To make technical amendments to update statutory references to certain provisions which were formerly classified to chapters 14 and 19 of title 25, United States Code, and to correct related technical errors (Sponsored by Rep. Hageman / Judiciary Committee)

H.R. 3506 – To make technical amendments to update statutory references to certain provisions classified to title 7, title 20, and title 43, United States Code, and to correct related technical errors (Sponsored by Rep. Kiley / Judiciary Committee)

H.R. 3571 – To make technical amendments to update statutory references to certain provisions classified to title 2, United States Code, title 50, United States Code, and title 52, United States Code, and to correct related technical errors (Sponsored by Rep. Dean / Judiciary Committee)

H.R. 3578 – To make technical amendments to update statutory references to provisions reclassified to title 34, United States Code, and to correct related technical errors (Sponsored by Rep. Ivey / Judiciary Committee)

H. Res. 848 – Encouraging the connecting of members of the Armed Forces in the United States to support structures necessary to transition from the battlefield (Sponsored by Rep. Van Orden / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

H.R. 593 – To rename the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in Hinesville, Georgia, as the ‘‘John Gibson, Dan James, William Sapp, and Frankie Smiley VA Clinic’’ (Sponsored by Rep. Carter (GA) / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

Items that may be considered:
H. Res. __ – Impeaching Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas, Secretary of Homeland Security, for high crimes and misdemeanors (Sponsored by Rep. Greene (GA) / Judiciary Committee)

The SENATE

Friday

The Senate was not in session.

Today

The Senate stands adjourned until 3:00 p.m. on Monday, November 13, 2023.

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session and resume consideration of Executive Calendar #222 Ana de Alba, of California, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, post-cloture.

At approximately 5:30 pm, the Senate will vote on confirmation of the de Alba nomination and on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to Cal. #30H.R. 815, RELIEVE Act (legislative vehicle for Continuing Resolution).

Monday, November 13th at approx. 5:30 p.m. – 2 roll call votes expected:

  1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #222 Ana de Alba, of California, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit.
  2. Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to Cal. #30H.R.815, RELIEVE Act (legislative vehicle for Continuing Resolution).