THE NIGHTLY WHIP: TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2011

For Immediate Release:

May 31, 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)

Begin Consideration of H.R. 2017 - The Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012 (Rep. Aderholt - Appropriations) (Subject to a Rule)

Postponed Suspension Vote (1):

1) H.R. 802 - To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a VetStar Award Program (Rep.  Filner – Veterans’ Affairs)

HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR MAY 31, 2011

Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (4):

1) H.R. 1484 - Veterans Appeals Improvement Act, as amended (Rep. Filner – Veterans’ Affairs)
2) S. 1082 - Small Business Temporary Extension Act of 2011 (Sen. Landrieu – Small Business)
3) S.Con.Res. 16 - Authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for an event to celebrate the birthday of King Kamehameha (Sen. Akaka – House Administration)
4) H.R. 1194 - To renew the authority of the Secretary of Health and Human Services to approve demonstration projects designed to test innovative strategies in State child welfare programs (Rep. McDermott – Ways and Means)

Bill Not Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (1):

1) H.R. 1954 - Debt Limit Extension (Rep. Camp – Ways and Means)