Friday, December 22, 2017
The Senate was not in session and stands adjourned until 11 a.m., on Saturday, December 23, 2017.
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: There were no public bills or resolutions introduced today.
Reports Filed: There were no reports filed today.
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Gallagher to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Paul D. Holland, S.J., Jesuit Conference, Washington, DC.
Extending the period during which vessels that are shorter than 79 feet in length and fishing vessels are not required to have a permit for discharges incidental to the normal operation of the vessel: The House agreed to take from the Speaker's table and pass S. 2273, to extend the period during which vessels that are shorter than 79 feet in length and fishing vessels are not required to have a permit for discharges incidental to the normal operation of the vessel.
Senate Referrals: S. 35 was held at the desk. S. 167 was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources. S. 432 was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources. S. 466 was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources. S. 1208 was held at the desk. S. 1438 was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources. S. 2030 was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce. S. 2070 was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, the Committee on Education and the Workforce, the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and the Committee on House Administration.
Senate Messages: Messages received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appear on pages H10423–24.
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 2 p.m. and adjourned at 2:06 p.m.
No hearings were held.
No joint committee meetings were held.COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR SATURDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2017(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)Senate
No meetings/hearings scheduled.House
No hearings are scheduled. [Page:D1361] Next Meeting of the SENATE11 a.m., Saturday, December 23Senate Chamber
Program for Saturday: Senate will meet in a pro forma session.Next Meeting of the HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES4:30 p.m., Tuesday, December 26House Chamber
Program for Tuesday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 4:30 p.m. Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue
McCollum, Betty, Minn., E1757
Reed, Tom, N.Y., E1757
Renacci, James B., Ohio, E1757
Richmond, Cedric L., La., E1758[Page:D1362]