THE NIGHTLY WHIP: WEDNESDAY, MAY 30, 2012

For Immediate Release:

May 30, 2012

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 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.

**Members are advised that close votes, including a potential vote on an amendment to H.R. 5854 Military Construction And Veterans Affairs Act related to Project Labor Agreements (PLA), are expected this week and that any expected absences should be reported to the Whip’s office at x5-3130.

**Members are also advised that the GOP Leadership has announced that votes will occur after 7:00 p.m. when the House is considering Appropriations bills, and that the House will be voting late into the evening on Thursday.

First votes expected: 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Last votes expected: 10:00 – 11:00 p.m.

“One Minutes” (15 per side)

H.R. 5743 – Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 (Rep. Rogers (MI) – Intelligence) (Subject to a Rule)

The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments:

Rep. Rogers (MI) Manager’s Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Thompson (CA) Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Reps. Conyers/Ellison/Lee (CA) Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Farr Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Cuellar Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Hahn Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Jackson-Lee Amendment #3 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Jackson-Lee Amendment #4 (10 minutes of debate)
Reps. Myrick/Wolf Amendment (10 minutes of debate)

H.R. 5854 – Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013 (Rep. Culberson – Appropriations) (Subject to a Rule)

**We expect an Open Rule which would not require that amendments be pre-printed in the Congressional Record prior to their consideration.

Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4348 – Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II (Rep. Broun)

Postponed Suspension (1 Bill)

  1. H.R. 3541 – Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA) of 2012, as amended (Rep. Franks – Judiciary)