THE WEEKLY WHIP: FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2011

For Immediate Release:

May 6, 2011

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 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

 ***MEMBERS ARE ADVISED THAT ANY EXPECTED ABSENCES SHOULD BE REPORTED TO THE WHIP’S OFFICE AT X5-3130.

MONDAY, MAY 9, 2011
On Monday, the House is not in session.
 
TUESDAY, MAY 10, 2011
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 on Tuesday.

 
Suspension (1 Bill)
1) H.R. 1016 - Assessing Progress in Haiti Act(Rep. Lee (CA) – Foreign Affairs)
 
H.R. 1229 – Putting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work Act (Rep. Hastings (WA) – Natural Resources)
 
The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments:
 
Polis (CO) Amendment #22 (10 minutes of debate)
Garamendi (CA) Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Markey (MA) Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Hanabusa (HI) Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Jackson Lee (TX) Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Holt (NJ) Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Polis (CO) Amendment #23 (10 minutes of debate)
Hastings (FL) Amendment #12 (10 minutes of debate)
Deutch (FL) Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Polis (CO) Amendment #21 (10 minutes of debate)
Hastings (FL) Amendment #13 (10 minutes of debate)
 
WEDNESDAY, MAY 11, 2011 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 no later than 3:00 p.m. 
 
H.R. 1231 – Reversing President Obama's Offshore Moratorium Act (Rep. Hastings (WA) – Natural Resources) (Subject to a Rule)
 
H.R. 754 – Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011 (Rep. Rogers (MI) – Intelligence) (Subject to a Rule)