|House Meets At:||First Vote Predicted:||Last Vote Predicted:|
12:00 p.m.: Morning Hour
|6:30 p.m.||7:00 p.m.|
***MEMBERS ARE ADVISED THAT ANY EXPECTED ABSENCES SHOULD BE REPORTED TO THE WHIP’S OFFICE AT x5-3130.
Following one minute speeches, the House is expected to recess until approximately 4:30 p.m. At that time, the House will reconvene and consider the two bills listed for consideration under suspension of the Rules. Any recorded votes requested will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.
**Members are advised that following votes tonight, the House will debate a resolution condemning the horrific attack on Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut and expressing support and prayers for all those impacted by this tragedy.
Suspensions (2 bills)
- H.R. 4606 – To authorize the issuance of right–of–way permits for natural gas pipelines in Glacier National Park, and for other purposes (Rep. Rehberg – Natural Resources)
- S. 3193 – Barona Band of Mission Indians Land Transfer Clarification Act of 2012 (Sen. Feinstein – Natural Resources)
The GOP Leadership has announced the following schedule for Tuesday, December 18: The House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. The House is expected to consider several bills under suspension of the Rules.
|The Daily Quote|
Senator Richard Burr (R-NC): “We’re for extending the middle-class tax rates. We can debate the upper-end tax rates when we do tax reform.”- New York Times, 12/14/12