THE NIGHTLY WHIP: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13, 2011

For Immediate Release:

April 13, 2011

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

TOMORROW’S OUTLOOK
On Thursday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 11:00 a.m. for legislative business.
 
Last votes are expected between 4:00 and 5:00 p.m.
 
“One Minutes” (15 per side)
 
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. Rogers (KY) – Appropriations)
 
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  - Directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 1473, regarding the Affordable Care Act (Rep. Alexander) (Closed Rule, 20 Minutes of Debate)

H.Con.Res. 36 - Directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 1473, regarding Planned Parenthood Federation of America (Rep. Black) (Closed Rule, 20 Minutes of Debate)

Begin Consideration of H.Con.Res. 34 - Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2012 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2013 through 2021 (Rep. Ryan (WI) – Budget)(Subject to a Rule)
 
The Rule provides for four hours of general debate and makes in order the following amendments:
 
Cleaver/Scott (VA) Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes of debate)
Cooper Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (20 minutes of debate)
Grijalva/Honda/Lee (CA)/ Woolsey/Ellison Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes of debate)
Garrett/Jordan/McClintock/Mulvaney Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes)
Van Hollen Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes of debate)

HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR APRIL 13, 2011

Considered and Passed:

Ordering the Previous Question to deny the Murphy (CT) Amendment on H.Res. 219 - which would allow for H.R. 1354 – the American Jobs Matter Act of 2011 to be considered. H.R. 1354 directs federal contracting officers, government-wide, to solicit optional information regarding the impact a contract award may have on U.S. job creation and authorizes the use of this information in award decisions. (242 - 183)

H.R. 1217 - To repeal the Prevention and Public Health Fund (Rep. Pitts – Energy and Commerce Committee) (236 – 183)

- Amendment – Passed (1):
  • Jackson Lee Amendment
- Amendments – Not Adopted (2):
  • Castor Amendment #2
  • Castor Amendment #3
- Motion to Recommit Amendment – Not Adopted:
  • Offered by Rep. Loebsack (189 – 234)