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                        House of Representatives

Chamber Action
 Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 17 public bills, H.R. 2405-
2421; and 4 resolutions, H. Res. 319-322, were introduced. 
                                                         Pages H4189-90

Additional Cosponsors:
  Pages H4190-91

Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
  H.R. 1073, to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish a 
structure for visitor services on the Arlington Ridge tract, in the 
area of the U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial, and for other purposes (H. 
Rept. 115-113);
  H.R. 1500, to redesignate the small triangular property located in 
Washington, DC, and designated by the National Park Service as 
reservation 302 as “Robert Emmet Park”, and for other purposes (H. 
Rept. 115-114);
  H.R. 1677, to halt the wholesale slaughter of the Syrian people, 
encourage a negotiated political settlement, and hold Syrian human 
rights abusers accountable for their crimes, with an amendment (H. 
Rept. 115-115, Part 1);
  H.R. 115, to amend title 18, United States Code, to provide 
additional aggravating factors for the imposition of the death penalty 
based on the status of the victim, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115-
  H.R. 510, to establish a system for integration of Rapid DNA 
instruments for use by law enforcement to reduce violent crime and 
reduce the current DNA analysis backlog (H. Rept. 115-117); and
  H.R. 1293, to amend title 5, United States Code, to require that the 
Office of Personnel Management submit an annual report to Congress 
relating to the use of official time by Federal employees, with an 
amendment (H. Rept. 115-118).
Page H4189
 Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed 
Representative Chabot to act as Speaker pro tempore for today. 
                                                             Page H4187

Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Dr. 
Scott Wilson, Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC. 
                                                             Page H4187

Board of Directors of the Office of Compliance--Reappointment: The 
Chair announced on behalf of the Speaker and Minority Leader of the 
House and the Majority and Minority Leaders of the Senate, the joint 
reappointment effective May 13, 2017 of Ms. Barbara L. Camens of 
Washington, DC and Ms. Roberta L. Holzwarth of Rockford, Illinois, each 
to a five-year term on the Board of Directors of the Office of 
  Page H4187
Senate Message: Message received from the Senate by the Clerk and 
subsequently presented to the House today appears on page H4187.
Senate Referrals: S. 140 was referred to the Committee on Natural 
Resources. S. 249 was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources. 
                                                             Page H4187

Quorum Calls--Votes: There were no Yea and Nay votes, and there were no 
Recorded votes. There were no quorum calls.

Adjournment: The House met at 2 p.m. and adjourned at 2:03 p.m.


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