Friday, January 12, 2018
The Senate met at 1:00:01 p.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 1:00:27 p.m. until 4:30 p.m., on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 8 public bills, H.R. 4785–4792, and 1 resolution, H. Res. 692, were introduced.
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
H.R. 1119, to establish the bases by which the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency shall issue, implement, and enforce certain emission limitations and allocations for existing electric utility steam generating units that convert coal refuse into energy, with amendments (H. Rept. 115–514); and
H.R. 4033, to reauthorize the National Geologic Mapping Act of 1992 (H. Rept. 115–515).
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Simpson to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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 10 a.m. and adjourned at 10:02 a.m.
No hearings were held.––––––
COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR TUESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2018(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)Senate
No joint committee meetings were held.
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources: to hold an oversight hearing to examine the domestic and global energy outlook from the perspective of the International Energy Agency, 10 a.m., SD–366.
Committee on the Judiciary: to hold an oversight hearing to examine the Department of Homeland Security, 10 a.m., SH–216.House
Committee on Rules, Full Committee, hearing on H.R. 2954, the “Home Mortgage Disclosure Adjustment Act”; H.R. 3326, the “World Bank Accountability Act of 2017”; and H.R. 4712, the “Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act”, 5 p.m., H–313 Capitol.[Page:D35] Next Meeting of the SENATE4:30 p.m., Tuesday, January 16Senate Chamber
Program for Tuesday: Senate will resume consideration of the amendment of the House to S. 139, FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act, and vote on the motion to invoke cloture on McConnell motion to concur in the amendment of the House to the bill at 5:30 p.m. The filing deadline for first-degree amendments is at 4:45 p.m., and the filing deadline for second-degree amendments is at 5:15 p.m.Next Meeting of the HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES12 noon, Tuesday, January 16House Chamber
Program for Tuesday: To be announced.
Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue
Burgess, Michael C., Tex., E39, E40
Carbajal, Salud O., Calif., E40, E40, E41
Gutiérrez, Luis V., Ill., E39
Jayapal, Pramila, Wash., E39
Jenkins, Evan H., W.Va., E40
Johnson, Henry C. “Hank”, Jr., Ga., E39, E39, E40, E40, E41
Walters, Mimi, Calif., E41[Page:D36]