THE WEEKLY WHIP: FRIDAY, MARCH 15, 2013

For Immediate Release:

March 15, 2013

Contact:

Katie GrantStephanie Young, 202-225-3130

First Vote Of The Week: Last Vote Predicted:

Monday 6:30 p.m.

Thursday 3:00 p.m.

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

***MEMBERS ARE ADVISED THAT CLOSE VOTES ARE POSSIBLE THIS WEEK AND THAT ANY EXPECTED ABSENCES SHOULD BE REPORTED TO THE WHIP’S OFFICE AT x5-3130.

MONDAY, MARCH 18, 2013
On Monday, 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.

Suspensions (2 bills)

  1. H.Con.Res. 18 – Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the National Peace Officers' Memorial Service (Rep. Barletta – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  2. H.Con.Res. 19 – Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby (Rep. Hoyer – Transportation and Infrastructure)

TUESDAY, MARCH 19, 2013 AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEK
On Tuesday and Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. On Thursday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business with last votes expected no later than 3:00 p.m.  On Friday, no votes are expected in the House.

H.Con.Res. __ – Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2014 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2015 through 2023 (Rep. Ryan (WI) – Budget) (Subject to a Rule)

H.Res. 115 – Providing for the expenses of certain committees of the House of Representatives in the One Hundred Thirteenth Congress (Rep. Miller (MI) – House Administration) (Subject to a Rule)

Possible Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 933 – Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full–Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013 (Rep. Rogers (KY) – Appropriations) (Subject to a Rule)