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                        House of Representatives


Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 1 public bill, H.R. 2900, and 
2 resolutions, H. Con. Res. 64 and H. Res. 384, were introduced. 
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Additional Cosponsors:
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Reports Filed:There were no reports filed today.

Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed 
Representative Holding to act as Speaker pro tempore for today. 
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Recess: The House recessed at 10:01 a.m. and reconvened at 12 noon. 
                                                             Page H4915
Senate Message: Message received from the Senate by the Clerk and 
subsequently presented to the House today appears on pages H4916-17.
Senate Referral: S. 831 was referred to the Committee on Oversight and 
Government Reform.
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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 10 a.m. and adjourned at 12:32 p.m.

Committee Meetings

APPROPRIATIONS--DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY--INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS
Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, 
and Related Programs held a budget hearing on the Department of the 
Treasury--International Programs. Testimony was heard from Steven 
Mnuchin, Secretary, Department of the Treasury.

APPROPRIATIONS--DEPARTMENT OF STATE
Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, 
and Related Programs held a budget hearing on the Department of State. 
Testimony was heard from Rex W. Tillerson, Secretary, Department of 
State.

LEGISLATIVE REFORMS TO THE NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS ACT: H.R. 2776, 

WORKFORCE DEMOCRACY AND FAIRNESS ACT; H.R. 2775, EMPLOYEE PRIVACY 

PROTECTION ACT; AND H.R. 2723, EMPLOYEE RIGHTS ACT
Committee on Education and the Workforce: Subcommittee on Health, 
Employment, Labor, and Pensions held a hearing entitled “H.R. 2776, Workforce 
Democracy and Fairness Act; H.R. 2775, Employee Privacy Protection Act; 
and H.R. 2723, Employee Rights Act%22" style="text-decoration:none;">Legislative 
Reforms to the National Labor Relations Act: H.R. 2776, Workforce 
Democracy and Fairness Act; H.R. 2775, Employee Privacy Protection Act; 
and H.R. 2723, Employee Rights Act”. Testimony was heard from public 
witnesses.

THE FY 2018 FOREIGN AFFAIRS BUDGET
Committee on Foreign Affairs: Full Committee held a hearing entitled 
“The FY 2018 Foreign Affairs Budget”. Testimony was heard from Rex W. 
Tillerson, Secretary, Department of State.

MISCELLANEOUS MEASURE
Committee on Homeland Security: Full Committee held a markup on H.R. 
2825, the “Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act of 
2017”. H.R. 2825 was ordered reported, as amended.

MISCELLANEOUS MEASURES
Committee on the Judiciary: Full Committee held a markup on H.J. Res. 
76, granting the consent and approval of Congress for the Commonwealth 
of Virginia, the State of Maryland, and the District of Columbia to a 
enter into a compact relating to the establishment of the Washington 
Metrorail Safety Commission; H.J. Res. 92, granting the consent and 
approval of Congress for the Commonwealth of Virginia, the State of 
Maryland, and the District of Columbia to amend the Washington Area 
Transit Regulation Compact. H.J. Res. 76 was ordered reported, as 
amended. H.J. Res. 92 was ordered reported, without amendment.

A CAUTIONARY TALE: A REVIEW OF SBA'S FAILED FY 2014 AGENCY RESTRUCTURE
Committee on Small Business: Full Committee held a hearing entitled “A 
Cautionary Tale: A Review of SBA's Failed FY 2014 Agency Restructure”. 
Testimony was heard from Hannibal Ware, Acting Inspector General, Small 
Business Administration; and Joseph Loddo, Chief Operating Officer, 
Small Business Administration.

Joint Meetings

ROMANIAN ANTI-CORRUPTION PROCESS
Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe: Commission concluded 
a hearing to examine the Romanian anti-corruption process, focusing on 
successes and excesses, after receiving testimony Mark Gitenstein, 
Mayer Brown, Heather Conley, Center for Strategic and International 
Studies, and Philip

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Stephenson, Freedom Capital, all of Washington, D.C.; and David Clark, 
London, United Kingdom.



    


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