THE NIGHTLY WHIP: MONDAY, JULY 25, 2011

TOMORROW’S OUTLOOK
On Tuesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.

First votes are expected between 1:30 and 2:30 p.m.
 
Last votes are expected between 6:00 and 7:00 p.m.

**Members are advised that the official photograph of the 112th Congress will be taken during the first series of votes.

“One Minutes” (15 per side)

H.R. 1938 - North American-Made Energy Security Act (Rep. Terry – Transportation and Infrastructure /Energy and Commerce /Natural Resources) (Subject to a Rule)

The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments:
 
Welch/Cohen Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rush Amendment #15 (10 minutes of debate)
Eshoo Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Christensen Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Cohen Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Murphy (CT)/Cohen/Welch Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rush Amendment #14 (10 minutes of debate)
Hanabusa Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Johnson (GA) Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Jackson-Lee Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Kucinich Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
 
Suspensions (2 Bills)
  1. H.R. 2608 - Small Business Program Extension and Reform Act of 2011, as amended (Rep. Graves – Small Business)
  2. H.R. 2056 - To instruct the Inspector General of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation to study the impact of insured depository institution failures, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Westmoreland – Financial Services)
Continue Consideration of H.R. 2584 - Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, FY 2012 (Rep. Simpson – Appropriations)

Postponed Suspension Vote (1):
  1. Senate Amendments to H.R. 1383 - Restoring GI Bill Fairness Act of 2011 (Rep. Miller (FL) – Veterans Affairs)
HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR JULY 25, 2011
 
Unfinished Business:
 
H.R. 2584 - Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, FY 2012 (Rep. Simpson – Appropriations)
 
- Amendment – Adopted (1):
· Richmond (LA) Amendment
- Amendments – Not Adopted (4):
· Moran (VA) Amendment
· Huelskamp (KS) Amendment
· Cleaver (MO) Amendment
· Hochul (NY) Amendment
 
Bill Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (1):
  1. S. 1103 - A bill to extend the term of the incumbent Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (Sen. Leahy – Judiciary)