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[Congressional Record Volume 163, Number 194 (Wednesday, November 29, 2017)]
[Daily Digest]
[Pages D1257-D1258]
From the Congressional Record Online through GPO

                        House of Representatives

Chamber Action

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 12 public bills, H.R. 4476-
4487; and 1 resolution, H. Res. 634 were introduced.
  Pages H9515-16

Additional Cosponsors:
  Pages H9516-17

Report Filed: A report was filed today as follows:
  H. Res. 635, providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4182) to 
amend title 5, United States Code, to modify probationary periods with 
respect to positions within the competitive service and the Senior 
Executive Service, and for other purposes, and providing for 
consideration of the bill (H.R. 1699) to amend the Truth in Lending Act 
to modify the definitions of a mortgage originator and a high-cost 
mortgage, to amend the Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage 
Licensing Act of 2008 to modify the definition of a loan originator, 
and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115-430).
Page H9515

Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed 
Representative Rice (SC) to act as Speaker pro tempore for today. 
                                                             Page H9471

Recess: The House recessed at 10:26 a.m. and reconvened at 12 noon. 
                                                             Page H9474

Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Pastor 
Ron Dunn, New Hope Ministries, Akron, Michigan.
  Page H9474

Committee Resignation: Read a letter from Representative Bacon wherein 
he resigned from the Committee on Small Business.
  Page H9478

Committee Election: The House agreed to H. Res. 634, electing Members 
to certain standing committees of the House of Representatives. 
                                                             Page H9478

Suspensions: The House agreed to suspend the rules and agree to the 
following measure:
  Requiring each Member, officer, and employee of the House of 
Representatives to complete a program of training in workplace rights 
and responsibilities each session of each Congress: H. Res. 630, 
requiring each Member, officer, and employee of the House of 
Representatives to complete a program of training in workplace rights 
and responsibilities each session of each Congress.
  Pages H9491-98
Minnesota's Economic Rights in the Superior National Forest Act: The 
House considered H.R. 3905, to require congressional approval of any 
mineral withdrawal or monument designation involving the National 
Forest System lands in the State of Minnesota, to provide for the 
renewal of certain mineral leases in such lands. Consideration is 
expected to resume tomorrow, November 30th.
  Pages H9498-H9512
  Pursuant to the Rule, an amendment in the nature of a substitute 
consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-41 shall be 
considered as adopted.
Page H9498

Proceedings Postponed:
  Grijalva amendment (No. 1 printed in H. Rept. 115-429) that seeks to 
increase the royalty rate by 16.66 percent for mineral leases in the 
Superior National Forest.
Pages H9510-12
  H. Res. 631, the rule providing for consideration of the bills (H.R. 
3017) and (H.R. 3905) was agreed to by a recorded vote of 228 ayes to 
186 noes, Roll No. 641, after the previous question was ordered by a 
yea-and-nay vote of 227 yeas to 189 nays, Roll No. 640. 
                                                         Pages H9490-91

Recess: The House recessed at 5:09 p.m. and reconvened at 5:14 p.m. 
                                                             Page H9514
Senate Message: Message received from the Senate today appears on page 

Quorum Calls--Votes: One yea-and-nay vote and one recorded vote 
developed during the proceedings

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of today and appear on pages H9490 and H9490-91. There were no quorum 

Adjournment: The House met at 10 a.m. and adjourned at 5:15 p.m.


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