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Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 11 public bills, H.R. 3726-
3736, were introduced.
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
H.R. 2615, to authorize the exchange of certain land located in Gulf
Islands National Seashore, Jackson County, Mississippi, between the
National Park Service and the Veterans of Foreign Wars, and for other
purposes (H. Rept. 115-302);
H.R. 3017, to amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response,
Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to reauthorize and improve the
brownfields program, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115-303, Part 1);
H.R. 2874, to achieve reforms to improve the financial stability of
the National Flood Insurance Program, to enhance the development of
more accurate estimates of flood risk through new technology and better
maps, to increase the role of private markets in the management of
flood insurance risks, and to provide for alternative methods to insure
against flood peril, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H.
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed
Representative Mitchell to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Recess: The House recessed at 12:03 p.m. and reconvened at 2 p.m.
Recess: The House recessed at 2:02 p.m. and reconvened at 4:23 p.m.
Amending section 1113 of the Social Security Act to provide authority
for increased fiscal year 2017 and 2018 payments for temporary
assistance to United States citizens returned from foreign countries:
The House agreed to discharge from committee and pass H.R. 3732, to
amend section 1113 of the Social Security Act to provide authority for
increased fiscal year 2017 and 2018 payments for temporary assistance
to United States citizens returned from foreign countries.
Presidential Message: Read a message from the President wherein he
notified Congress that the emergency declared in Proclamation 7463 with
respect to the terrorist attacks on the United States of September 11,
2001 is to continue in effect beyond September 14, 2017--referred to
the Committee on Foreign Affairs and ordered to be printed (H. Doc.
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 12 noon and adjourned at 4:26 p.m.
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