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Today's Votes

The House has completed roll call votes for the day.

Floor Schedule

The House today passed H.R. 2534 - Insider Trading Prohibition Act by a vote of 410-13, and adopted the rule for H.Res. 326 - Sense of the House regarding U.S. efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a negotiated two-state solution by a vote of 226-196. (Legislative Day 176)

The House returns for legislative business tomorrow, Friday, Dec. 6 at 9:00 AM.

Latest Floor Action

As compiled by the Clerk's Office
Date/Time Session
Thu, 12/05/2019 - 12:19pm
Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 741 — "Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4) to amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 326) expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a negotiated two-state solution."
Thu, 12/05/2019 - 12:18pm
The House received a message from the Clerk. Pursuant to the permission granted in Clause 2(h) of Rule II of the Rules of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Clerk notified the House that she had received the following message from the Secretary of the Senate on December 5, 2019 at 9:04 a.m.: That the Senate passed H.R. 5277.
Thu, 12/05/2019 - 12:04pm
ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speeches, which by direction of the Chair, would be limited to 15 per side of the aisle.
Thu, 12/05/2019 - 12:04pm
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Schneider to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
Thu, 12/05/2019 - 12:04pm
The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
Thu, 12/05/2019 - 12:03pm
Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.
Thu, 12/05/2019 - 12:00pm
The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of December 5.
Thu, 12/05/2019 - 10:34am
The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 P.M. today.
Thu, 12/05/2019 - 10:00am
MORNING-HOUR DEBATE - The House proceeded with Morning-Hour Debate. At the conclusion of Morning-Hour, the House will recess until 12:00 p.m. for the start of legislative business.
Thu, 12/05/2019 - 10:00am
The Speaker designated the Honorable Henry Cuellar to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Thu, 12/05/2019 - 10:00am
The House convened, starting a new legislative day.





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