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U.S. House of Representatives

November 13, 2017

Proceedings of

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Monday, November 13, 2017

Met at 12:00 PM

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Morning Hour

 

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

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The House reconvened at 2:00 PM.

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On approval of the Journal:

Wilson (R), SC asked recorded vote.

Chair postponed vote - 2:01 PM

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Wilson (R), SC led the House in the Pledge of Allegiance.

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One Minutes

 

  1. Wilson (R), SC (Constituent Tribute)

 

Communication from Senate (passed S. 324- State Veterans Home Adult Day Health Care Improvement Act, S. 886 - DHS Acquisition Review Board Act, S. 906 - Reducing DHS Acquisition Cost Growth Act, S. 1153 - Veterans ACCESS Act, and S. 1266 - Enhancing Veteran Care Act).

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Chair declared the House in recess at 2:04 PM until 4:00 PM.

 

The House reconvened at 4:00 PM.

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H.R. 3973 - Market Data Protection Act of 2017

 

Under Susp. of Rules

[1]

Debate - 40 Mins.       4:03 PM

 

  1. Huizenga (R), MI
  2. Sherman (D), CA
  3. Davidson (R), OH

 

On susp. of rules & passage (2/3):
 

PASSED                     4:17 PM

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------H.R. 2331 - Connected Government Act

 

Under Susp. of Rules

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Debate - 40 Mins.       4:18 PM

 

  1. Hice (R), GA
  2. Kelly (D), IL

 

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

Hice (R), GA requested recorded vote

Chair postponed vote - 4:25 PM

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H.R. 3071 - Federal Acquisition Savings Act

 

Under Susp. of Rules

[3]

Debate - 40 Mins.       4:26 PM

 

  1. Hice (R), GA
  2. Kelly (D), IL
  3. Carter (R), GA

 

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

Hice (R), GA requested recorded vote

Chair postponed vote - 4:37 PM

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H.R. 3739 - Presidential Allowance Modernization Act

 

Under Susp. of Rules

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Debate - 40 Mins.       4:38 PM

 

  1. Hice (R), GA
  2. Kelly (D), IL
  3. Holmes Norton (D), DC
     

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

 

PASSED                     4:51 PM

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H.Res. 599 - Sense of the House with respect to United States policy towards Yemen

 

Debate – 1 Hour          4:52 PM

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  1. Royce (R), CA
  2. Khanna (D), CA
  3. Ros-Lehtinen (R), FL
  4. McGovern (D), MA
  5. McCaul (R), TX
  6. Nolan (D), MN
  7. Smith (R), NJ
  8. Raskin (D), MD
  9. Engel (D), NY
  10. Chabot (R), OH

 

On adoption:

Royce (R), CA asked recorded vote.

Chair postponed vote - 5:54 PM

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Chair declared the House in recess at 5:54 PM until 6:30 PM.

 

The House reconvened at 6:30 PM.

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Unfinished Business

 

H.Res. 599 - Sense of the House with respect to United States policy towards Yemen

On adoption:

Royce (R), CA asked recorded vote - 6:31 PM

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YEAS 366      NAYS 30        PRES 1

 

ADOPTED                 6:59 PM

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Rep.-elect Curtis (R), OH sworn in by Speaker Ryan.

The whole number of the House stands at 434.

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H.R. 3071 - Federal Acquisition Savings Act

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

Hice (R), GA requested recorded vote - 7:05 PM

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YEAS 396       NAYS 0

 

PASSED                     7:15 PM

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On approval of the Journal:

Wilson (R), SC asked recorded vote - 7:15 PM

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YEAS 220       NAYS 165      PRES 2

 

APPROVED              7:21 PM

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One Minutes

 

  1. Paulsen (R), MN (Paul Fogelberg)
  2. Langevin (D), RI (National Apprentice Week)
  3. Thompson (R), PA (Hank Yeagley)
  4. Krishnamoorthi (D), IL (Republican Tax Plan)
  5. Ros-Lehtinen (R), FL (Sen. Paul Simon Study Abroad Act)
  6. Bustos (D), IL (Sen. Paul Simon Study Abroad Act)
  7. Tenney (R), NY (Winfield Scott “Bud” Jones)
  8. Payne (D), NJ (American Education Week)
  9. Jackson Lee (D), TX (Republican Tax Plan)

 

Special Orders

 

  1. Veasey (D), TX (Republican Tax Plan) 7:36 PM

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Comte on Rules filed reports on H.R. 2874 – 21st Century Flood Reform Act, and the conference report for H.R. 2810 – National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2018.

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  1. Ryan (D), OH (Republican Tax Plan) 8:26 PM

 

The House adjourned at 8:47 PM until 10:00 AM Tuesday.