THE WEEKLY WHIP: FRIDAY, JULY 26, 2013

For Immediate Release:

July 26, 2013

Contact:

Katie GrantStephanie Young, 202-225-3130

First Vote Of The Week: Last Vote Predicted:

Tuesday 6:30 p.m.

Friday 3:00 p.m.

Legislative Program - 51600 | Floor Information - 57400 | Whip Information - 53130

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***Members are also advised that the GOP leadership has announced that votes could occur after 7:00 p.m. when the House is considering Appropriations bills.

MONDAY, JULY 29, 2013
On Monday, the House will not be in session

TUESDAY, JULY 30, 2013
On Tuesday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for Morning Hour debate and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m.  Members are advised that close votes are possible and that the vote series at 6:30 p.m. will include amendments to H.R. 2610. The 6:30 p.m. vote series is also expected to be longer than usual.

Begin Consideration of H.R. 2610 – Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014 (Rep. Latham – Appropriations)

Suspensions (3 bills)

  1. H.R. 2094 - School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act (Rep. Roe - Energy and Commerce)
  2. H.R. 2754 - Collectible Coin Protection Act (Rep. Butterfield - Energy and Commerce)
  3. H.R. 1300 - To amend the Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 to reauthorize the volunteer programs and community partnerships for the benefit of national wildlife refuges, and for other purposes (Rep. Runyan - Natural Resources)

WEDNESDAY, JULY 31, 2013 AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEK
On Wednesday and Thursday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. On Friday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business, with last votes expected no later than 3:00 p.m.

Suspensions (12 bills)

  1. H.R. 2711 - Citizen Empowerment Act, as amended (Rep. Jenkins - Oversight and Government Reform)
  2. H.R. 2579 - Government Employee Accountability Act, as amended (Rep. Kelly (PA) - Oversight and Government Reform)
  3. H.R. 1660 - Government Customer Service Improvement Act of 2013, as amended (Rep. Cuellar - Oversight and Government Reform)
  4. H.R. 313 - Government Spending Accountability Act, as amended (Rep. Farenthold - Oversight and Government Reform)
  5. H.R. 1541 - Common Sense in Compensation Act, as amended (Rep. Meadows - Oversight and Government Reform)
  6. H.R. 2565 - STOP IRS Act (Rep. Renacci - Ways and Means)
  7. H.R. 2769 - Stop Playing on Citizen's Cash Act (Rep. Roskam - Ways and Means)
  8. H.R. 2768 - Taxpayer Bill of Rights Act of 2013, as amended (Rep. Roskam - Ways and Means)
  9. H.R. 1897 - Vietnam Human Rights Act of 2013, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) - Foreign Affairs)
  10. H.R. 850 - Nuclear Iran Prevention Act (Rep. Royce - Foreign Affairs)
  11. H.Res. 222 - Recognizing the long-term partnership and friendship between the United States and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, working together towards peace and security in the Middle East, as amended (Rep. Meeks - Foreign Affairs)
  12. Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 1911 - Bipartisan Student Loan Certainty Act of 2013 (Rep. Kline - Education and the Workforce

Complete Consideration of H.R. 2610 – Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014 (Rep. Latham – Appropriations)

H.R. 1582 - Energy Consumers Relief Act (Rep. Cassidy - Energy and Commerce)

H.R. 367 – REINS Act (Rep. Young (IN) – Judiciary/Rules/Budget) (Subject to a Rule)

H.R. 2009 – Keep the IRS Off Your Health Care Act (Rep. Price (GA) – Ways and Means) (Subject to a Rule)