THE NIGHTLY WHIP: MONDAY, MAY 2, 2011

For Immediate Release:

May 2, 2011

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

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. 

Last votes are expected between 5:00 and 6:00 p.m.

“One Minutes” (15 per side)

H.R. 1213 - Repeal mandatory funding provided to States in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to establish American Health Benefit Exchanges (Rep. Upton – Energy and Commerce) (Subject to a Rule)

The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments:
 
Jackson Lee (TX) Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Waters (CA) Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Ellison (MN) Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Pallone (NJ) Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Welch (VT) Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (10 minutes of debate)
 
H.R. 1214 - Repeal mandatory funding for school-based health center construction (Rep Burgess – Energy and Commerce) (Subject to a Rule)

The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order only those amendments that have been preprinted in the Congressional Record.

HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MAY 2, 2011

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (2):

  1. H.R. 1423 - To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 115 4th Avenue Southwest in Ardmore, Oklahoma, as the "Specialist Micheal E. Phillips Post Office" (Rep. Cole – Oversight and Government Reform)
  2. H.R. 362 - To redesignate the Federal building and United States Courthouse located at 200 East Wall Street in Midland, Texas, as the "George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush United States Courthouse and George Mahon Federal Building" (Rep. Conaway – Transportation and Infrastructure)