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[Congressional Record Volume 164, Number 4 (Monday, January 8, 2018)]
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House of Representatives
Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 5 public bills, H.R. 4737-
4741; and 6 resolutions, H. Res. 675 (1/3), 676 (1/5), and 677-680 (1/
8), were introduced.
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
H.R. 2954, to amend the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act of 1975 to
specify which depository institutions are subject to the maintenance of
records and disclosure requirements of such Act, and for other
purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115-485);
H.R. 772, to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to
improve and clarify certain disclosure requirements for restaurants and
similar retail food establishments, and to amend the authority to bring
proceedings under section 403A, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115-486);
H.R. 424, to direct the Secretary of the Interior to reissue final
rules relating to listing of the gray wolf in the Western Great Lakes
and Wyoming under the Endangered Species Act of 1973, and for other
purposes (H. Rept. 115-487).
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 2:02 p.m. and reconvened at 6:30 p.m.
Call of the House: The Speaker called the House to order and
ascertained the presence of a quorum (357 present, Roll No. 1).
Committee to Notify the President of the Assembly of the House: The
House agreed to H. Res. 677, authorizing the Speaker to appoint a
committee on the part of the House to notify the President that a
quorum of the House has assembled, and that the House is ready to
receive any communication that he may be pleased to make. Subsequently,
the Speaker appointed Representatives McCarthy and Pelosi to the
Notifying the Senate That a Quorum of the House Has Assembled: The
House agreed to H. Res. 678, authorizing the Clerk of the House to
inform the Senate that a quorum of the House is present and that the
House is ready to proceed with business.
Meeting Hour: The House agreed to H. Res. 679, providing for the hour
of meeting of the House.
Speaker Pro Tempore Designations: Read a letter from the Speaker
wherein he appointed Representative Mooney (WV), Representative
Simpson, Representative Mitchell, Representative Bucshon,
Representative Arrington, and Representative McHenry to act as Speaker
pro tempore to sign enrolled bills and joint resolutions through the
remainder of the One Hundred Fifteenth Congress.
Morning Hour Debate: Agreed by unanimous consent that the order of the
House of January 3, 2017, providing for Morning Hour Debate, be
extended for the remainder of the 115th Congress, except that H. Res.
679 shall supplant H. Res. 9.
Quorum Calls--Votes: One quorum call (Roll No. 1) developed during the
proceedings of today and appears on pages H5-6.
Adjournment: The House met at 2 p.m. and adjourned at 8:23 p.m.
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