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                                          Wednesday, April 26, 2017

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Chamber Action
Routine Proceedings, pages S2539-S2564

Measures Introduced: Twelve bills and one resolution were introduced, 
as follows: S. 942-953, and S. Con. Res. 13.
  Pages S2553-54

Measures Passed:
  Kids to Parks Day: Committee on the Judiciary was discharged from 
further consideration of S. Res. 123, designating May 20, 2017, as 
“Kids to Parks Day”, and the resolution was then agreed to. 
                                                             Page S2564
Acosta Nomination--Agreement: Senate continued consideration of the 
nomination of R. Alexander Acosta, of Florida, to be Secretary of 
  Pages S2541-47
  During consideration of this nomination today, Senate also took the 
following action:
  By 61 yeas to 39 nays (Vote No. 115), Senate agreed to the motion to 
close further debate on the nomination.
Pages S2544-45
  A unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing for further 
consideration of the nomination at approximately 10 a.m., on Thursday, 
April 27, 2017; and that all time during recess, adjournment, morning 
business and Leader remarks count post-cloture on the nomination. 
                                                             Page S2564

Messages from the House:
  Page S2550

Measures Referred:
  Page S2550

Executive Communications:
  Pages S2550-53

Additional Cosponsors:
  Page S2554

Statements on Introduced Bills/Resolutions:
  Pages S2554-63

Additional Statements:
  Pages S2549-50

Authorities for Committees to Meet:
  Pages S2563-64

Record Votes: One record vote was taken today. (Total--115) 
                                                         Pages S2544-45

Adjournment: Senate convened at 9:30 a.m. and adjourned at 2:05 p.m., 
until 10 a.m. on Thursday, April 27, 2017. (For Senate's program, see 
the remarks of the Majority Leader in today's Record on page S2564.)


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