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                        House of Representatives


Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 22 public bills, H.R. 2772-
2793; 1 private bill, H.R. 2794; and 2 resolutions, H.J. Res. 105; and 
H. Res. 376, were introduced.
  Pages H4645-47

Additional Cosponsors:
  Pages H4647-49

Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
  H. Res. 374, providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2213) to 
amend the Anti-Border Corruption Act of 2010 to authorize certain 
polygraph waiver authority, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115-162); 
and
  H. Res. 375, providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 10) to 
create hope and opportunity for investors, consumers, and entrepreneurs 
by ending bailouts and Too Big to Fail, holding Washington and Wall 
Street accountable, eliminating red tape to increase access to capital 
and credit, and repealing the provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act that 
make America less prosperous, less stable, and less free, and for other 
purposes (H. Rept. 115-163).
Page H4645

Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed 
Representative Bergman to act as Speaker pro tempore for today. 
                                                             Page H4625

Recess: The House recessed at 12:19 p.m. and reconvened at 2 p.m. 
                                                             Page H4627

Western Hemisphere Drug Policy Commission--Appointment: Read a letter 
from Representative Pelosi, Minority Leader, in which she appointed the 
following individual to the Western Hemisphere Drug Policy Commission: 
Mr. Pete Gallego of Alpine, Texas.
  Page H4628

Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation--Reappointment: The Chair 
announced the Speaker's reappointment of the following Member on the 
part of the House to the Board of Trustees of the Harry S. Truman 
Scholarship Foundation: Representative Deutch.
  Page H4628

Recess: The House recessed at 2:08 p.m. and reconvened at 4:33 p.m. 
                                                             Page H4628

Suspensions: The House agreed to suspend the rules and pass the 
following measures:
  Condemning the violence against peaceful protesters outside the 
Turkish Ambassador's residence on May 16, 2017, and calling for the 
perpetrators to be brought to justice and measures to be taken to 
prevent similar incidents in the future: H. Res. 354, amended, 
condemning the violence against peaceful protesters outside the Turkish 
Ambassador's residence on May 16, 2017, and calling for the 
perpetrators to be brought to justice and measures to be taken to 
prevent similar incidents in the future, by a \2/3\ yea-and-nay vote of 
397 yeas with none voting “nay”, Roll No. 286; 
                                               Pages H4628-32, H4640-41
  Iraq and Syria Genocide Emergency Relief and Accountability Act of 
2017: H.R. 390, amended, to provide for emergency relief to victims of 
genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes in Iraq and Syria, 
and to provide accountability for perpetrators of these crimes; 
                                                         Pages H4632-38
  Agreed to amend the title so as to read:To provide emergency 
relief for victims of genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes 
in Iraq and Syria, for accountability for perpetrators of these crimes, 
and for other purposes.”.
Page H4638
  Condemning in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks in 
Manchester, United Kingdom, on May 22, 2017, expressing heartfelt 
condolences, and reaffirming unwavering support for the special 
relationship between our peoples and nations in the wake of these 
attacks: H. Res. 355, amended, condemning in the strongest terms the 
terrorist attacks in Manchester, United Kingdom, on May 22, 2017, 
expressing heartfelt condolences, and reaffirming unwavering support 
for the special relationship between our peoples and nations in the 
wake of these attacks,

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by a \2/3\ yea-and-nay vote of 397 yeas with none voting “nay”, Roll 
No. 287; and
  Pages H4638-40, H4641-42
  Agreed to amend the title so as to read:Condemning in the 
strongest terms the terrorist attacks in Manchester, United Kingdom, on 
May 22, 2017, and in London, United Kingdom, on June 3, 2017, 
expressing heartfelt condolences, and reaffirming unwavering support 
for the special relationship between our peoples and nations in the 
wake of these attacks.”.
Page H4642

Recess: The House recessed at 5:39 p.m. and reconvened at 6:29 p.m. 
                                                             Page H4640

Quorum Calls--Votes: Two yea-and-nay votes developed during the 
proceedings of today and appear on pages H4640-41 and H4641-42. There 
were no quorum calls.

Adjournment: The House met at 12 noon and adjourned at 7:23 p.m.

Committee Meetings

FINANCIAL CHOICE ACT OF 2017; ANTI-BORDER CORRUPTION REAUTHORIZATION 
ACT OF 2017
Committee on Rules: Full Committee held a hearing on H.R. 10, the 
“Financial CHOICE Act of 2017”; and H.R. 2213, the “Anti-Border 
Corruption Reauthorization Act of 2017”. The Committee granted, by 
voice vote, a structured rule for H.R. 2213. The rule provides one hour 
of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking 
minority member of the Committee on Homeland Security. The rule waives 
all points of order against consideration of the bill. The rule 
provides that an amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by 
the Committee on Homeland Security now printed in the bill shall be 
considered as adopted, and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as 
read. The rule waives all points of order against provisions in the 
bill, as amended. The rule makes in order only the further amendment 
printed in the Rules Committee report, if offered by the Member 
designated in the report, which shall be considered as read, shall be 
debatable for the time specified in the report equally divided and 
controlled by the proponent and an opponent, shall not be subject to 
amendment, and shall not be subject to a demand for division of the 
question. The rule waives all points of order against the amendment 
printed in the report. The rule provides one motion to recommit with or 
without instructions. The Committee granted, by record vote of 9-4, a 
structured rule for H.R. 10. The rule provides 90 minutes of general 
debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority 
member of the Committee on Financial Services. The rule waives all 
points of order against consideration of the bill. The rule makes in 
order as original text for the purpose of amendment an amendment in the 
nature of a substitute printed in part A of the Rules Committee report 
and provides that it shall be considered as read. The rule waives all 
points of order against that amendment in the nature of a substitute. 
The rule makes in order only those further amendments printed in part B 
of the Rules Committee report. Each such amendment may be offered only 
in the order printed in the report, may be offered only by a Member 
designated in the report, shall be considered as read, shall be 
debatable for the time specified in the report equally divided and 
controlled by the proponent and an opponent, shall not be subject to 
amendment, and shall not be subject to a demand for division of the 
question. The rule waives all points of order against the amendments 
printed in part B of the report. The rule provides one motion to 
recommit with or without instructions. Testimony was heard from 
Chairman Hensarling and Representatives McSally, Kildee, Jones, and 
Kaptur.

Joint Meetings
  No joint committee meetings were held.



    


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