THE NIGHTLY WHIP: TUESDAY, APRIL 12, 2011

For Immediate Release:

April 12, 2011

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

TOMORROW’S OUTLOOK
On Wednesday, 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 6:00 and 7:00 p.m.
 
“One Minutes” (15 per side)
 
H.Res. 218 - Rule providing for consideration of H.R. 1473 - Making Appropriations for the Department of Defense and the Other Departments and Agencies of the Government for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2011, and for Other Purposes (Rep. David Dreier – Rules)
 
The Rule also makes in order that if H.R. 1473 is passed by the House, it shall be in order to separately consider H.Con.Res. 35 and H.Con.Res. 36, each under a closed rule.
 
H.R. 1217 - To repeal the Prevention and Public Health Fund (Rep. Pitts – Energy and Commerce Committee) (Subject to a Rule)
 
The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments:
 
Rep. Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Castor Amendment #11 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Castor Amendment #13 (10 minutes of debate)

HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR APRIL 12, 2011

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (2):

  1. H.R. 1308 - To amend the Ronald Reagan Centennial Commission Act to extend the termination date for the Commission, and for other purposes (Rep. Gallegly – Oversight and Government Reform)
  2. S. 307 - To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 217 West King Street, Martinsburg, West Virginia, as the "W. Craig Broadwater Federal Building and United States Courthouse” (Sen. Rockefeller – Transportation and Infrastructure)