Weekly Whip
FIRST VOTE PREDICTED:
Monday 6:30 p.m.
 
LAST VOTE PREDICTED:
Thursday 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.

***Members are also advised that the GOP Leadership has announced that votes may occur after 7:00 p.m. when the House is considering Appropriations bills, and that the House may be voting into the evening this week. 

MONDAY, JULY 16, 2018
On Monday, 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.

Suspensions (24 bills)
  1. H.R. 1376 – Electronic Message Preservation Act of 2017 (Rep. Cummings – Oversight and Government Reform)
  2. H.R. 5415 – GAO-IG Act, as amended (Rep. Walker – Oversight and Government Reform)
  3. H.R. 4446 – To amend the Virgin Islands of the United States Centennial Commission Act to extend the expiration date of the Commission, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Plaskett – Oversight and Government Reform)
  4. H.R. 4890 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 9801 Apollo Drive in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, as the "Wayne K. Curry Post Office Building" (Rep. Brown – Oversight and Government Reform)
  5. H.R. 5238 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1234 Saint Johns Place in Brooklyn, New York, as the “Major Robert Odell Owens Post Office” (Rep. Clarke – Oversight and Government Reform)
  6. S. 2692 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4558 Broadway in New York, New York, as the “Stanley Michels Post Office Building” (Sen. Gillibrand – Oversight and Government Reform)
  7. H.R. 4407 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3s101 Rockwell Street in Warrenville, Illinois, as the “Corporal Jeffery Allen Williams Post Office Building” (Rep. Hultgren – Oversight and Government Reform)
  8. S. 931 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4910 Brighton Boulevard in Denver, Colorado, as the “George Sakato Post Office” (Sen. Gardner – Oversight and Government Reform)
  9. H.R. 2979 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 390 West 5th Street in San Bernardino, California, as the “Jack H. Brown Post Office Building” (Rep. Aguilar – Oversight and Government Reform)
  10. H.R. 4946 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1075 North Tustin Street in Orange, California, as the “Specialist Trevor A. Win'E Post Office” (Rep. Correa – Oversight and Government Reform)
  11. H.R. 5504 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4801 West Van Giesen Street in West Richland, Washington, as the “Sergeant Dietrich Schmieman Post Office Building” (Rep. Newhouse – Oversight and Government Reform)
  12. House Amendment to S. 899 – Veterans Providing Healthcare Transition Improvement Act, as amended (Sen. Hirono – Oversight and Government Reform)
  13. H.R. 3076 – CASES for Constituents Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Graves (LA) – Oversight and Government Reform)
  14. H.R. 4960 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 511 East Walnut Street in Columbia, Missouri, as the “Spc. Sterling William Wyatt Post Office Building” (Rep. Hartzler – Oversight and Government Reform)
  15. H.R. 3230 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 915 Center Avenue in Payette, Idaho, as the “Harmon Killebrew Post Office Building” (Rep. Labrador – Oversight and Government Reform)
  16. H.R. 66 – Route 66 Centennial Commission Act, as amended (Rep. Davis (IL) – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  17. H.R. 3906 – Innovative Stormwater Infrastructure Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Heck – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  18. H.R. 5772 – To designate the J. Marvin Jones Federal Building and Courthouse in Amarillo, Texas as the “J. Marvin Jones Federal Building and Mary Lou Robinson United States Courthouse” (Rep. Thornberry – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  19. H.R. 3460 – To designate the United States courthouse located at 323 East Chapel Hill Street in Durham, North Carolina as the “John Hervey Wheeler United States Courthouse”, as amended (Rep. Butterfield – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  20. S. 2734 – To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 1300 Victoria Street in Laredo, Texas as the “George P. Kazen Federal Building and United States Courthouse” (Sen. Cornyn – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  21. H.R. 5846 – Promoting Flood Risk Mitigation Act, as amended (Rep. Blumenauer – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  22. S. 490 – To reinstate and extend the deadline for commencement of construction of a hydroelectric project involving the Gibson Dam (Sen. Daines – Energy and Commerce)
  23. H.R. 5333 – Over-the-Counter Monograph Safety, Innovation, and Reform Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Latta – Energy and Commerce)
  24. H.R. 5554 – Animal Drug and Animal Generic Drug User Fee Amendments of 2018, as amended (Rep. Mullin – Energy and Commerce)
TUESDAY, JULY 17, 2018 AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEK
On Tuesday and Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. On Thursday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business with last votes expected no later than 3:00 p.m.  On Friday, no votes are expected in the House.

Suspensions (14 bills)
  1. House Amendment to S. 717 – POWER Act, as amended (Sen. Sullivan – Judiciary)
  2. H.Res. __ – Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Nation now faces a more complex and grave set of threats than at any time since the end of World War II, and that the lack of full, on-time funding related to defense activities puts servicemen and servicewomen at risk, harms national security, and aids the adversaries of the United States (Rep. Cheney – Armed Services)
  3. H.Res. __ – Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Marine Corps faces significant readiness challenges and that budgetary uncertainty impedes the Corps' ability to meet ongoing and unexpected national security threats, putting United States national security at risk (Rep. Gallagher – Armed Services)
  4. H.Res. __ – Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Navy's total readiness remains in a perilous state due to high operational demands, increased deployment lengths, shortened training periods, and deferred maintenance all while the Navy is asked to "do more with less" as financial support for critical areas waned in the era of sequestration and without consistent Congressional funding (Rep. Wittman – Armed Services)
  5. House Amendment to S. 488 – JOBS and Investor Confidence Act of 2018, as amended (Sen. Toomey – Financial Services)
  6. H.R. 1037 – To authorize the National Emergency Medical Services Memorial Foundation to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Lynch – Natural Resources)
  7. H.R. 3777 – Juab County Conveyance Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Love – Natural Resources)
  8. H.R. 4032 – Gila River Indian Community Federal Rights-of-Way, Easements and Boundary Clarification Act, as amended (Rep. O’Halleran – Natural Resources)
  9. H.R. 4645 – East Rosebud Creek Wild and Scenic River Act (Rep. Gianforte – Natural Resources)
  10. H.R. 4819 – DELTA Act, as amended (Rep. Fortenberry – Foreign Affairs)
  11. H.R. 5105 – BUILD Act, as amended (Rep. Yoho – Foreign Affairs)
  12. H.R. 3030 – Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocity Prevention Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Wagner – Foreign Affairs)
  13. H.R. 4989 – Protecting Diplomats from Surveillance Through Consumer Devices Act (Rep. Castro – Foreign Affairs)
  14. H.R. 5480 – Women’s Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Royce – Foreign Affairs)
H.R. 6147 – Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 (Rep. Calvert – Appropriations) (Subject to a Rule)

H.Con.Res. 119 – Expressing the sense of Congress that a carbon tax would be detrimental to the United States economy (Rep. Scalise – Ways and Means) (Subject to a Rule)

Motion to Go to Conference on H.R. 2 – Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018, and Democrat Motion to Instruct Conferees

Additional Legislative Items are Possible
ADDITIONAL FLOOR INFORMATION
SThe Rules Committee is scheduled to meet on the following days:
  • Monday, July 16, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. to report a Rule for H.R. 6147.  We expect a Structured Rule and Amendments were due to the Rules Committee on Wednesday, July 11, 2018
     
  • Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. to report a Rule for H.Con.Res. 119.  We expect a Closed Rule.
Announcements can be found on the Rules committee website at: http://democrats.rules.house.gov/