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U.S. House of Representatives

November 9, 2017

Proceedings of

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Met at 9:00 AM

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Journal approved.

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Westerman (R), AR led the House in the Pledge of Allegiance.

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One Minutes

 

1.Westerman (R), AR (Military Veterans Hall of Fame)

2.Brown (D), MD (Temporary Protected Status)

3.LaMalfa (R), CA (GOP Tax Cuts)

4.Butterfield (D), NC (GOP Tax Cuts)

5.Hartzler (R), MO (Constituent Tribute)

6.Plaskett (D), VI (Virgin Island Veterans)

7.Smith, Lamar (R), TX (Liberal Media)

8.Adams (D), NC (Diabetes)

9.Bilirakis (R), FL (Diabetes)

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H.R. 2201 - Micro Offering Safe Harbor Act

 

Debate – 1 Hour          9:14 AM

 

1.Hensarling (R), TX

2.Waters (D), CA

3.Emmer (R), MN

4.Cicilline (D), RI

5.Luetkemeyer (R), MO

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Message from the Senate received (passed H.R. 194 -  Federal Agency Mail Management Act).

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6.Rothfus (R), PA

7.Tipton (R), CO

8.Davidson (R), OH                                                 [kjm]

9.Hollingsworth (R), IN

10.Norman (R), SC

11.Duffy (R), WI

 

Amendment                 10:22 AM

 

Emmer (R), MN amendment (#1):

 

Prevents an exemption for those who have been disqualified under the “bad actor” disqualification standard of section 230.506(d) of title 17, Code of Federal Regulations, providing an additional layer of investor protection .

 

ADOPTED                 10:29 AM

 

On final passage:

Maxine (D), CA asked recorded vote.

Chair postponed vote - 10:30 AM

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The Chair declared the House in recess for a period of less than 15 minutes.

 

The House reconvened at 10:44 AM.

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Unfinished Business

 

H.R. 2201 - Micro Offering Safe Harbor Act

On passage:

Maxine (D), CA asked recorded vote- 10:44 AM

[622]

YEAS 232      NAYS 188

 

PASSED                     11:23 AM

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Comte on Armed Services filed conference report for H.R. 2810 – National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2018.

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Colloquy

 

Next week the House meets Monday at 12:00 PM for morning hour and 2:00 PM for legislative business. The House meets Tuesday and Wednesday at 10:00 AM for morning hour and 12:00 PM for legislative business. The House meets Thursday at 9:00 AM for legislative business.

 

The House expects to take up a number of suspensions bills, the conference report for H.R. 2810 – Defense authorization, and H.R. 1 – Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

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One Minutes               11:56 AM

 

1.Gianforte (R), MT (Jack Henley)

2.Gottheimer (D), NJ (Darren Drake)

3.Thompson (R), PA (U.S. Marine Corps)

4.Payne (D), NJ (Voter Suppression and Cybersecurity)

5.Fitzpatrick (R), PA (Veterans Day)

6.Barragán (D), CA (Medical Expense Deduction)

7.Taylor (R), VA (Veterans Day)

8.Panetta (D), CA (Veterans Day)

9.Kustoff (R), TN (Veterans Day)

10.Engel (D), NY (Tax Cuts and Jobs Act)

11.Rooney (R), FL (SW Florida Coast Seismic Testing and Offshore Drilling)

12.Kihuen (D), NV (Jack Beaton)

13.Bergman (R), MI (Veterans Day)

14.Nolan (D), MN (Tax Cuts and Jobs Act)

15.Arrington (R), TX (Veterans Day)

16.Jackson Lee (D), TX (Veterans Day/POW/MIA)

 

Special Orders

 

1.Gohmert (R), TX (#GohmertHour)

2.Sherman (D), CA (China Trade/Tax Cuts and Jobs Act) 1:20 PM

 

The House adjourned at 2:00 PM until 9:00 AM Friday.