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U.S. House of Representatives

May 15, 2018

Proceedings of

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Met at 12:00 PM

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Morning Hour

 

  1. Johnson, Bill (R), OH (Oldest Memorial Day Parade)
  2. Hill (R), AR (Education Award Program)
  3. Ros-Lehtinen (R), FL (Rosensteil School)

 

Chair declared the House in recess at 12:12 PM until 2:00 PM. 

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Chair reconvened the House at 2:00 PM.                                                                              

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Journal approved.

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Banks (R), IN led the House in the Pledge of Allegiance.

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One Minutes

 

  1. Banks (R), IN (Farm Bill, WOTUS)
  2. Takano (D), CA (Constituent Tribute - Keith Nolan/deaf community civil rights)
  3. Wilson (R), SC (US Embassy Opening in Jerusalem) 
  4. Espaillat (D), NY (Constituent Tribute - NYPD Detective Miosotis Familia)
  5. LaMalfa (R), CA (National Police Week)

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Chair announced that with the resignation of Dent (R), PA, the whole number of the House is now 428.

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Message from the Secretary of the Senate (passed with amendment H.R. 931- Firefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2017)

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Message from Secretary of the Senate (appointment: United States Commission on International Religious Freedom)

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The Chair declared the House in recess at 2:10 PM until approximately 3:45 PM. 

 

The Chair reconvened the House at 3:45 PM.

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------H.R. 613 - Lieutenant Osvaldo Albarati Correctional Officer Self-Protection Act of 2017 

 

Under Susp. of Rules

[1]

Debate- 40 Mins.       3:53 PM

 

  1. Goodlatte (R), VA

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Chair admonished members to avoid references to visitors in the gallery.

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  1. Raskin (D), MD
  2. McKinley (R), WV
  3. Jackson Lee (D), TX

 

On susp. of rules & passage (2/3):

Goodlatte (R), VA asked recorded vote.

Chair postponed vote - 4:12 PM

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H.Res. 285 - Expressing the sense of the United States House of Representatives that Congress and the President should empower the creation of police and community alliances designed to enhance and improve communication and collaboration between members of the law enforcement community and the public they serve

 

Under Susp. of Rules

[2]

Debate- 40 Mins.       4:13 PM

 

  1. Goodlatte (R), VA
  2. Jackson Lee (D), TX
  3. Taylor (R), VA
  4. Pascrell (D), NJ

 

On susp. of rules & adoption (2/3):

Goodlatte (R), VA asked recorded vote.

Chair postpone vote - 4:36 PM

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H.R. 4854 - Justice Served Act of 2018 

 

Under Susp. of Rules

[3]

Debate- 40 Mins.       4:36 PM

 

  1. Goodlatte (R), VA
  2. Jackson Lee (D), TX
  3. Pascrell (D), NJ

 

On susp. of rules & passage (2/3):

Goodlatte (R), VA asked recorded vote.

Chair postponed vote - 4:53 PM

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H.R. 5242 - School Resource Officer Assessment Act of 2018, as amended 

 

Under Susp. of Rules

[4]

Debate- 40 Mins.       4:54 PM

 

  1. Rokita (R), IN
  2. Scott, Bobby (D), VA
  3. Higgins (R), LA                                                  [kjm]

 

On susp. of rules & passage, as amended (2/3):

 

PASSED                     5:06 PM

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H.R. 4895 - Medgar Evers National Monument Act, as amended 

 

Under Susp. of Rules

[5]

Debate- 40 Mins.       5:07 PM

 

  1. Bishop (R), UT
  2. Soto (D), FL
  3. Thompson (D), MS

 

On susp. of rules & passage (2/3):

 

PASSED                     5:17 PM

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S. 35 - Black Hills National Cemetery Boundary Expansion Act 

 

Under Susp. of Rules

[6]

Debate- 40 Mins.       5:17 PM

 

  1. Bishop (R), UT
  2. Noem (R), SD
  3. Soto (D), FL

 

On susp. of rules & passage (2/3):

 

Bishop (R), UT asked recorded vote.

Chair postponed vote - 5:24 PM

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------S. 1285 - Oregon Tribal Economic Development Act 

 

Under Susp. of Rules

[7]

Debate- 40 Mins.       5:24 PM

 

  1. Bishop (R), UT
  2. Soto (D), FL

 

On susp. of rules & passage (2/3):

 

PASSED                     5:29 PM

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H.R. 1417 - National Law Enforcement Museum Exhibits Act 

 

Under Susp. of Rules

[8]

Debate- 40 Mins.       5:29 PM

 

  1. Bishop (R), UT
  2. Young (R), AK
  3. Soto (D), FL

 

On susp. of rules & passage (2/3):

 

PASSED                     5:37 PM

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The Chair declared the House in recess until approximately 6:30 PM today. 

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The House reconvened at 6:30 PM.

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Unfinished Business

 

H.R. 613 - Lieutenant Osvaldo Albarati Correctional Officer Self-Protection Act of 2017 

 

On susp. of rules & passage (2/3):

Goodlatte (R), VA asked recorded vote.

 

YEAS 378      NAYS 0

PASSED                     6:55 PM

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H.R. 4854 - Justice Served Act of 2018 

 

On susp. of rules & passage (2/3):

Goodlatte (R), VA asked recorded vote.

 

 

YEAS 377      NAYS 1

PASSED                     7:03 PM

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H.Res. 285 - Expressing the sense of the United States House of Representatives that Congress and the President should empower the creation of police and community alliances designed to enhance and improve communication and collaboration between members of the law enforcement community and the public they serve

 

On susp. of rules & adoption (2/3):

Goodlatte (R), VA asked recorded vote.

 

YEAS 377      NAYS 2

AGREED TO             7:10 PM

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One Minutes

 

  1. Langevin (D), RI (Elimination of Executive Branch Positions)
  2. Poe (R), TX (Embassy in Israel)
  3. Payne (D), NJ (Infrastructure Week)
  4. Tenney ®, NY (Constituent Tribute)
  5. McEachin (D), VA (Asthma)
  6. Carter (R), GA (Savannah Police Tribute)
  7. Ruiz (D), CA (Fallen Police)
  8. Norman (R), SC (Constituent Tribute)
  9. Marshall (R), KS (Police Tribute)
  10. Foxx (R), NC (Israel)
  11. Bacon (R), NE (Police Tribute)

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Special Orders

 

  1. Rutherford (R), FL (Business)
  2. Gaetz (R), FL (Business)
  3. Yoho (R), FL (Business)
  4. Garamendi (D), CA (Taxes)
  5. Foxx (R), NC (Jobs)
  6. Grothman (R), WI (Jobs)

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