Weekly Whip
FIRST VOTE PREDICTED:

Monday 6:30 p.m.

LAST VOTE PREDICTED:

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Legislative Program – 51600 | Floor Information – 57400 | Whip Information – 53130
 
***MEMBERS ARE ADVISED THAT CLOSE AND IMPORTANT VOTES ARE EXPECTED NEXT WEEK. 

MEMBERS ARE FURTHER ADVISED THAT THE HOUSE COULD MEET AS EARLY AS 10:00 A.M. FOR LEGISLATIVE BEGINNING ON TUESDAY AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEK.  ANY ABSENCES SHOULD BE REPORTED TO THE WHIP’S OFFICE AT x5–3130.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2017
On Monday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for Morning Hour debate and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with first votes postponed until 6:30 p.m.

Suspensions (8 bills)
  1. H.R. 3759 – RAISE Family Caregivers Act, as amended (Rep. Harper – Education and the Workforce)
  2. H.Con.Res. 95 – Expressing support for the use of public-private partnerships to bring computer science education to more K-12 classrooms, as amended (Rep. Taylor – Education and the Workforce)
  3. H.R. 3979 – Keep America’s Refuges Operational Act, as amended (Rep. Jeffries – Natural Resources)
  4. H.R. 4661 – United States Fire Administration, AFG, and SAFER Program Reauthorization Act of 2017 (Rep. Comstock – Science, Space, and Technology)
  5. H.R. 4375 – STEM Research and Education Effectiveness and Transparency Act, as amended (Rep. Comstock – Science, Space, and Technology)
  6. H.R. 4254 – Women in Aerospace Education Act, as amended (Rep. Knight – Science, Space, and Technology)
  7. H.R. 4323 – Supporting Veterans in STEM Careers Act, as amended (Rep. Dunn – Science, Space, and Technology)
  8. H.R. 1159 – United States and Israel Space Cooperation Act, as amended (Rep. Kilmer – Science, Space, and Technology)
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2017 AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEK
On Tuesday and the balance of the week, the House could meet as early as 9:00 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 10:00 a.m. for legislative business. 

Suspensions (3 bills)
  1. S. 1393 – Jobs for Our Heroes Act (Sen. Cornyn – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  2. S. 1536 – Combating Human Trafficking in Commercial Vehicles Act (Sen. Klobuchar – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  3. S. 1532 – No Human Trafficking on Our Roads Act (Sen. Thune – Transportation and Infrastructure)
Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 1 – GOP Tax Bill (Rep. Brady (TX) – Ways and Means) (Subject to a Rule)

H.R. 3312 – Systemic Risk Designation Improvement Act of 2017 (Rep. Luetkemeyer – Financial Services) (Subject to a Rule)

H.R. 4015 – Corporate Governance Reform and Transparency Act of 2017 (Rep. Duffy – Financial Services)

House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 1370 – Further Continuing Resolution (Rep. Frelinghuysen – Appropriations) (Subject to a Rule)

Additional Legislative Items are Possible
ADDITIONAL FLOOR INFORMATION
The Rules Committee is scheduled to meet on the following days:
  • Monday, December 18, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. to report a Rule for H.R. 3312 and the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 1.  We expect a Structured Rule for H.R. 3312 and Amendments must be submitted to the Rules Committee by 10:00 a.m. on Monday, December 18, 2017.
     
  • Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. to report a Rule for Senate Amendment to H.R. 1370
Announcements can be found on the Rules committee website at: http://democrats.rules.house.gov/