THE WEEKLY WHIP: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2011

For Immediate Release:

September 2, 2011

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

First Vote Of The Week: Last Vote Predicted:
Wednesday 6:30 p.m.
Friday 3:00 p.m.
Legislative Program - 51600 | Floor Information - 57400 | Whip Information - 53130
 
 

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MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2011
On Monday, the House is not in session.
 
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2011
On Tuesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for pro forma session. No votes are expected in the House.
 
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2011
On Wednesday, the House will meet at 2:00 p.m. for legislative business with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m.
 
Suspensions (3 Bills)
  1. H.Con.Res. 67 - Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the District of Columbia Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run (Rep. Norton - Transportation and Infrastructure)
  2. H.R. 2061 - Civilian Service Recognition Act of 2011 (Rep. Hanna - Oversight and Government Reform)
  3. H.R. 2832 - To extend the Generalized System of Preferences, and for other purposes (Rep. Camp - Ways and Means)
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2011 AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEK
On Thursday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. At approximately 4:00 p.m., the House will recess to allow for a security sweep of the House Chamber prior to the President’s address. The House will meet again at approximately 7:00 p.m. in a joint session with the Senate for the purpose of receiving an address from the President of the United States. 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. 2218 - Empowering Parents through Quality Charter Schools Act (Rep. Hunter - Education and Workforce) (Subject to a Rule)

 
H.R. 1892 - Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 (Rep. Rogers (MI) - Intelligence) (Subject to a Rule)

 
H.Res. __ - A resolution relating to the terrorist attacks against the United States on September 11, 2001 (Rep. Cantor - Foreign Affairs) (Subject to a Unanimous Consent Agreement)