Saturday, September 7, 2019

House Committee Schedule

Monday — September 9, 2019

• H.R. 205 Protecting and Securing Florida's Coastline Act of 2019;
• H.R. 1146 Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act;
• H.R. 1941 Coastal and Marine Economies Protection Act

Committee on Rules

Source: House.gov

House Floor Schedule

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9TH
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) H.R. 2114 - Enhancing State Energy Security Planning and Emergency Preparedness Act of 2019 (Sponsored by Rep. Bobby Rush / Energy and Commerce Committee)

2) H.R. 1760 - Advanced Nuclear Fuel Availability Act (Sponsored by Rep. Bill Flores / Energy and Commerce Committee)

3) H.R. 1768 - Diesel Emissions Reduction Act of 2019 (Sponsored by Rep. Doris Matsui / Energy and Commerce Committee)

4) H.R. 1420 - Energy Efficient Government Technology Act (Sponsored by Rep. Anna Eshoo / Energy and Commerce Committee)


TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10TH AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEK
On Tuesday and Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.

On Thursday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business. Last votes expected no later than 3:00 p.m.

Senate Committee Schedule

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Appropriations
Subcommittee on Department of Defense
Business meeting to markup an original bill making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020.

Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Hearings to examine housing finance reform, focusing on next steps.

Appropriations
Subcommittee on Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies
Business meeting to markup an original bill making appropriations for the Department of LaborDepartment of Health and Human ServicesDepartment of Education, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020.

Senate Floor Schedule

Program for Monday: Senate resumes consideration of the nomination of Kelly Craft, of Kentucky, to be Representative of the United States of America to the Sessions of the General Assembly of the United Nations during her tenure of service as Representative of the United States of America to the United Nations, and votes on the motion to invoke cloture thereon at 5:30 p.m.


Senate has invoked cloture on the following:

Senate agreed to invoke cloture on the nomination of Stephanie L. Haines, of Pennsylvania, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania.

Senate agreed to invoke cloture on the nomination of Ada E. Brown, of Texas, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Texas.

Senate agreed to invoke cloture on the nomination of Steven D. Grimberg, of Georgia, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia.

Senate agreed to invoke cloture on the nomination of Steven C. Seeger, of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois.

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