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Friday, April 28, 2017
Senate passed H.J. Res. 99, Further Continuing Appropriations.
Routine Proceedings, pages S2633-S2639
Measures Introduced: Two bills were introduced, as follows: S. 989-990.
Further Continuing Appropriations: Senate passed H.J. Res. 99, making
further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2017.
Clayton Nomination--Cloture: Senate began consideration of the
nomination of Jay Clayton, of New York, to be a Member of the
Securities and Exchange Commission.
Prior to the consideration of this nomination, Senate took the
following action: Senate agreed to the motion to proceed to Executive
Session to consider the nomination.
A motion was entered to close further debate on the nomination, and,
in accordance with the provisions of Rule XXII of the Standing Rules of
the Senate, and pursuant to the unanimous-consent agreement of Friday,
April 28, 2017, a vote on cloture will occur at 5:30 p.m. on Monday,
May 1, 2017.
A unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing that at
approximately 3 p.m., on Monday, May 1, 2017, Senate resume
consideration of the nomination.
Nominations Received: Senate received the following nominations:
Ryan Dean Newman, of New Mexico, to be General Counsel of the
Department of the Army.
David Joel Trachtenberg, of Virginia, to be a Principal Deputy Under
Secretary of Defense.
Pamela Hughes Patenaude, of New Hampshire, to be Deputy Secretary of
Housing and Urban Development.
Mira Radielovic Ricardel, of California, to be Under Secretary of
Commerce for Export Administration.
David Bernhardt, of Virginia, to be Deputy Secretary of the Interior.
Messages from the House:
Statements on Introduced Bills/Resolutions:
Adjournment: Senate convened at 11 a.m. and adjourned at 12:26 p.m.,
until 3 p.m. on Monday, May 1, 2017. (For Senate's program, see the
remarks of the Majority Leader in today's Record on page S2637.)
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