Tuesday, February 20, 2018
The Senate met at 5:00:03 p.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 5:00:41 p.m. until 2 p.m., on Friday, February 23, 2018.
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 8 public bills, H.R. 5070–5077; and 1 resolution, H. Res. 745, were introduced.
Reports Filed:Reports were filed today as follows:
H.R. 2219, to increase the role of the financial industry in combating human trafficking, with amendments (H. Rept. 115–569, Part 1);
H.R. 4248, to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to repeal certain disclosure requirements related to conflict minerals, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–570);
H.R. 4289, to amend the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to repeal certain disclosure requirements related to coal and mine safety, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–571); and
H.R. 1865, to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to clarify that section 230 of such Act does not prohibit the enforcement against providers and users of interactive computer services of Federal and State criminal and civil law relating to sexual exploitation of children or sex trafficking, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–572, Part 1).
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Comstock to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Michael Wilker, Lutheran Church of the Reformation, Washington, DC.
Senate Referral: S. 946 was referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Senate Message: Message received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appears on page H1219.
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 9:30 a.m. and adjourned at 10:28 a.m.
No hearings were held.
COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2018(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)Senate
No joint committee meetings were held.
No meetings/hearings scheduled.House
No hearings are scheduled.Next Meeting of the SENATE2 p.m., Friday, February 23Senate Chamber
Program for Friday: Senate will meet in a pro forma session.Next Meeting of the HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES10 a.m., Friday, February 23 House Chamber
Program for Friday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 10 a.m. Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue
DeSaulnier, Mark, Calif., E205
Gutiérrez, Luis V., Ill., E206
Hice, Jody B., Ga., E206
Roybal-Allard, Lucille, Calif., E206
Ryan, Paul D., Wisc., E205
Schiff, Adam B., Calif., E206
Simpson, Michael K., Idaho, E205
Titus, Dina, Nev., E205[Page:D183]