THE NIGHTLY WHIP: WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2011

For Immediate Release:

October 12, 2011

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

TOMORROW’S OUTLOOK
On Thursday, the House will meet at 9:30 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 11:30 a.m. for legislative business. At approximately 2:30 p.m. the House will recess. At approximately 4:00 p.m., the House will reconvene in a Joint Meeting with the Senate for the purpose of receiving an address from The Honorable Lee Myung-bak, President of South Korea.
 
First votes are expected between 1:00 and 2:00 p.m.
Last votes are expected between 6:00 and 7:00 p.m.
 
“One Minutes” (15 per side)
 
H.R. 358 - Protect Life Act (Rep. Pitts - Energy and Commerce/Ways and Means) (Subject to a Rule)
 
Complete Consideration of H.R. 2250 - EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011 (Rep. Griffith - Energy and Commerce)
 
Postponed Amendment (1):
·   Cohen (TN) Amendment
 
HOUSE FLOOR WRAP-UP FOR OCTOBER 12, 2011
 
Bill Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules (1):
  1. H.R. 2433 - Veterans Opportunity to Work Act of 2011, as amended (Rep. Jeff Miller (FL) -Veterans’ Affairs Committee)
Considered and Passed:
 
H.R. 3078 - United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act (Rep. Cantor - Ways and Means) (262 – 167)
 
Motion to Recommit Amendment – Not Adopted:
·  Offered by Rep. Levin and Rep. Critz (192 – 236)
 
H.R. 3079 - United States-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act (Rep. Cantor - Ways and Means) (300 – 129)
 
H.R. 3080 - United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act (Rep. Cantor - Ways and Means) (278 – 151)
 
Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2832 - To extend the Generalized System of Preferences, and for other purposes (Rep. Camp - Ways and Means) (307 – 122)