Saturday, February 29, 2020

House Committee Schedule

MondayMarch 2, 2020

• H.R. 1140 — Rights for Transportation Security Officers Act of 2020
Committee on Rules


House Floor Schedule

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. 5931 – Improving FHA Support for Small Dollar Mortgages Act of 2020, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. William Lacy Clay / Financial Services Committee)

2) H.R. 5003 – Fair Debt Collection Practices for Servicemembers Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Madeleine Dean / Financial Services Committee)

3) H.R. 5932 – Ensuring Chinese Debt Transparency Act of 2020, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. French Hill / Financial Services Committee)

4) H.R. 4351 – Yes In My Backyard Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Denny Heck / Financial Services Committee)

Senate Committee Schedule

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Hearings to examine an emerging disease threat, focusing on how the United States is responding to COVID-19, the Novel Coronavirus.

Armed Services
Hearings to examine the posture of the Department of the Air Force in review of the Defense Authorization Request for fiscal year 2021 and the Future Years Defense Program.

Energy and Natural Resources
Business meeting to consider the nomination of James P. Danly, of Tennessee, to be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Department of Energy.

Subcommittee on Department of Homeland Security
Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2021 for the Transportation Security Administration.

Senate Floor Schedule

Program for Monday: Senate resumes consideration of the motion to proceed to consideration of S. 2657, to support innovation in advanced geothermal research and development, and votes on the motion to invoke cloture thereon at 5:30 p.m.

Congressional Outlook

Committee Activity

Lindsey Graham Says FISA Probe Will Focus on Mystery Russian Source and ‘Unreliable’ Dossier

John Ratcliffe: House Intelligence Committee members ‘consistently' leaking to hurt Trump

Floor Outlook

McConnell: Senate Hopes to Take Up Coronavirus Funding in Next 2 WeeksExpected to Leap Political Hurdles

Congress Last Week

Weekly Digest of the Congressional Record

Floor Activity Headlines

Efforts to protect born, unborn babies fail in Senate

House of Representatives Passes Anti-lynching Act

Senate unanimously approves bill to ban purchase of Huawei equipment with federal funds

Floor attempts to protect human life, prohibit infanticide

Senate: Tuesday (Debate)

House: Friday

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