THE WEEKLY WHIP: FRIDAY, MAY 16, 2014

For Immediate Release:

May 16, 2014

Contact:

Stephanie Young, Mariel Saez 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

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MONDAY, MAY 19, 2014
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 (8 bills)

  1. H.R. 1726 – To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 65th Infantry Regiment, known as the Borinqueneers, as amended (Rep. Posey – Financial Services)
  2. H.R. 2203 – To provide for the award of a gold medal on behalf of Congress to Jack Nicklaus, in recognition of his service to the Nation in promoting excellence, good sportsmanship, and philanthropy, as amended (Rep. Tiberi – Financial Services)
  3. H.R. 2939 – To award the Congressional Gold Medal to Shimon Peres, as amended (Rep. Kennedy – Financial Services)
  4. H.R. 3658 – Monuments Men Recognition Act (Rep. Granger – Financial Services)
  5. H.R. 1209 – To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the World War II members of the “Doolittle Tokyo Raiders”, for outstanding heroism, valor, skill, and service to the United States in conducting the bombings of Tokyo (Rep. Olson – Financial Services)
  6. S. 309 – A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the World War II members of the Civil Air Patrol (Sen. Harkin – Financial Services)
  7. H.R. 685 – American Fighter Aces Congressional Gold Medal Act (Rep. Sam Johnson – Financial Services)
  8. H.R. 4268 – To amend title 23, the United States Code, with respect to United States Route 78 in Mississippi, and for other purposes (Rep. Nunnelee – Transportation and Infrastructure)

TUESDAY, MAY 20, 2014 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, the House will not be in session. 

Suspensions (8 bills)

  1. H.R. 3530 – Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act (Rep. Poe – Judiciary)
  2. H.R. 3610 – Stop Exploitation Through Trafficking Act (Rep. Paulsen – Judiciary/Education and the Workforce)
  3. H.R. 4225 – Stop Advertising Victims of Exploitation (SAVE) Act (Rep. Wagner – Judiciary)
  4. H.R. 4058 – Preventing Sex Trafficking and Improving Opportunities for Youth in Foster Care Act, as amended (Rep. Reichert – Ways and Means)
  5. H.R. 4573 – International Megan’s Law to Prevent Demand for Child Sex Trafficking, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) – Foreign Affairs/Judiciary)
  6. H.Res. 573 – Condemning the abduction of female students by armed militants from the terrorist group known as Boko Haram in northeastern provinces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, as amended (Rep. Wilson (FL) – Foreign Affairs)
  7. Conference Report to H.R. 3080 – Water Resources Reform and Development Act (Rep. Shuster – Transportation and Infrastructure/Budget/ Ways and Means/Natural Resources)
  8. H.R. 4031 – The Department of Veterans Affairs Management Accountability Act of 2014 (Rep. Miller (FL) – Veterans’ Affairs)

H.R. 4435 – National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015 (Rep. McKeon – Armed Services) (Subject to a Rule)

Possible Consideration of H.R. 3361 – Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ending Eavesdropping, Dragnet-collection, and Online Monitoring Act  (Rep. Sensenbrenner – Judiciary/Intelligence) (Subject to a Rule)