Nightly Whip


On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.

First votes expected: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Last votes expected: 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

“One Minutes” (15 per side)

H.R. 3136 – Advancing Competency–Based Education Demonstration Project Act (Rep. Salmon – Education and the Workforce) (Subject to a Rule)

The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments:

Reps. Kline/Miller (CA) Amendment
Rep. Jackson-Lee Amendment
Rep. Walberg Amendment
Rep. McNerney Amendment 
Rep. Byrne Amendment
Reps. Langevin/Thompson (PA) Amendment
Rep. Duffy Amendment
Reps. Gowdy/Welch Amendment #8
Rep. Meng Amendment
Reps. Gowdy/Welch Amendment #10
Rep. Grayson Amendment

Suspensions (10 bills)

  1. H.R. 4983 – Strengthening Transparency in Higher Education Act, as amended (Rep. Foxx – Education and the Workforce)
  2. H.R. 5134 – NACIQI and Advisory Committee for Student Financial Assistance (Rep. Foxx – Education and the Workforce)
  3. H.R. 5076 – Enhancing Services for Runaway and Homeless Victims of Youth Trafficking Act of 2014 (Rep. Heck (NV) – Education and the Workforce)
  4. H.R. 5111 – To improve the response to victims of child sex trafficking (Rep. Beatty – Education and the Workforce)
  5. H.R. 5081 – Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014 (Rep. Bass – Education and the Workforce)
  6. H.R. 4980 – The Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act (Rep. Camp – Ways and Means)
  7. H.R. 5135 – The Human Trafficking Prevention, Intervention, and Recovery Act of 2014 (Rep. Noem – Judiciary)
  8. H.R. 5116 – To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to train Department of Homeland Security personnel how to effectively deter, detect, disrupt, and prevent human trafficking during the course of their primary roles and responsibilities, and for other purposes (Rep. Meadows – Homeland Security)
  9. H.R. 4449 – To amend the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 to expand the training for Federal Government personnel related to trafficking in persons, and for other purposes (Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney – Foreign Affairs)
  10. H.R. 2283 – Human Trafficking Prioritization Act, as amended (Rep. Smith (NJ) – Foreign Affairs) 
Democrat Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 3230 – Veterans’ Access to Care through Choices, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014 (Offered by Rep. Scott Peters)