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[Congressional Record Volume 163, Number 197 (Monday, December 4, 2017)]
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House of Representatives
Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 16 public bills, H.R. 4530-
4545; and 4 resolutions, H.J. Res. 123; H. Con. Res. 96; and H. Res.
643-644 were introduced.
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
H.R. 38, to amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a means by
which nonresidents of a State whose residents may carry concealed
firearms may also do so in the State, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115-
H.R. 2396, to amend the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act to update the
exception for certain annual notices provided by financial
institutions, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115-434);
H.R. 3731, to provide overtime pay for employees of the United States
Secret Service, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115-435, Part 1); and
H.R. 2897, to authorize the Mayor of the District of Columbia and the
Director of the National Park Service to enter into cooperative
management agreements for the operation, maintenance, and management of
units of the National Park System in the District of Columbia, and for
other purposes (H. Rept. 115-436, Part 1).
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed
Representative Byrne to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Recess: The House recessed at 6:09 p.m. and reconvened at 6:30 p.m.
Tax Cuts and Jobs Act--Motion to go to Conference: The House agreed to
disagree to the Senate amendment and request a conference on H.R. 1, to
provide for reconciliation pursuant to titles II and V of the
concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2018, by a yea-and-
nay vote of 222 yeas to 192 nays, Roll No. 653.
Rejected the Neal motion to instruct conferees by a yea-and-nay vote
of 186 yeas to 233 nays, Roll No. 654.
Subsequently, the Chair appointed the following conferees: From the
Committee on Ways and Means, for consideration of the House bill and
the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference:
Representatives Brady (TX), Nunes, Roskam, Black, Noem, Neal, Levin,
From the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for consideration of sec.
20003 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to
conference: Representatives Walden, Shimkus, and Castor of (FL).
From the Committee on Natural Resources, for consideration of secs.
20001 and 20002 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to
conference: Representatives Bishop (UT), Young (AK), and Grijalva.
Senate Message: Message received from the Senate by the Clerk and
subsequently presented to the House today appears on page H9601.
Quorum Calls--Votes: Two yea-and-nay votes developed during the
proceedings of today and appear on pages H9602-03 and H9612-13. There
were no quorum calls.
Adjournment: The House met at 6 p.m. and adjourned at 9:51 p.m.
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