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House Committee Schedule

Monday — April 1, 2019

• H.R. 1585 — Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019;
 S.J. Res. 7 — To direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress;
• H. Res. 271 — Condemning the Trump Administrations Legal Campaign to Take Away Americans Health Care.

Committee on Rules 

Source: House.gov

House Floor Schedule

MONDAY, APRIL 1ST
On Monday, 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) H.R. 1433 – DHS MORALE Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Bennie Thompson / Homeland Security Committee)

2) H.R. 1593 – CLASS Act of 2019, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Donald Payne / Homeland Security Committee)

3) H.R. 1590 – Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel Exercise Act of 2019, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Michael Guest / Homeland Security Committee)

4) H.R. 1589 – CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2019, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Mark Walker / Homeland Security Committee)

Senate Committee Schedule

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Armed Services
Hearings to examine the nominations of
General Tod D. Wolters, USAF, for reappointment to the grade of general and to be Commander, United States European Command and Supreme Allied Commander Europe, and
General Stephen J. Townsend, USA, for reappointment to the grade of general and to be Commander, United States Africa Command.

Aging
Hearings to examine Alzheimer's, focusing on new directions in biomedical research and caregiving.

Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Hearings to examine the application of environmental, social, and governance principles in investing and the role of asset managers, proxy advisors, and other intermediaries.

Energy and Natural Resources
Hearings to examine the President's proposed budget request for fiscal year 2020 for the Department of Energy.

Environment and Public Works
Oversight hearings to examine the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Hearings to examine reauthorizing HEA, focusing on addressing campus sexual assault and ensuring student safety and rights.

Judiciary
Hearings to examine arbitration in America.

Appropriations
Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
Hearings to examine the proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2020 for the Department of Commerce.

Foreign Relations
Hearings to examine NATO at 70, focusing on a strategic partnership for the 21st century.

Senate Floor Schedule

Program for Monday: Senate resumes consideration of H.R. 268, Supplemental Appropriations Act (emergency disaster aid), and votes on the motion to invoke cloture on Shelby Amendment No. 201, at 5:30 p.m.

Congressional Outlook

Floor Outlook

House Republicans aiming to force votes on Born Alive bill, Green New Deal


Committee Activity, including pro-life efforts

U.S. Senate judiciary panel head wants special counsel to investigate Trump probe

McConnell backs push for investigation of Russia probe missteps

U.S. House panel again postpones Trump business associate, to focus on Mueller report

U.S. House panel approves measure on FBI records of Trump obstruction probe

House Armed Services chairman denies $1 billion transfer for Trump wall

Bill to let banks work with cannabis companies advances in U.S. House

Oversight panel to subpoena top Trump officials in clearance probe

Congress Last Week

Weekly Digest of the Congressional Record

Floor Activity Headlines

House fails to override Trump’s veto over emergency declaration

U.S. Senate Republicans defeat Green New Deal resolution


Floor attempts to protect human life, prohibit infanticide

House: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Wednesday, Thursday

H.R. 962 discharge petition to be filed Tuesday, April 2

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