Weekly Whip
FIRST VOTE PREDICTED:
Tuesday 6:30 p.m.
LAST VOTE PREDICTED:
Friday 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.

MONDAY, MAY 14, 2018
On Monday, no votes are expected.

TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2018
On Tuesday, 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 (9 bills)
  1. H.R. 613 – Lieutenant Osvaldo Albarati Correctional Officer Self-Protection Act of 2017 (Rep. McKinley – Judiciary)
  2. H.R. 4854 – Justice Served Act of 2018 (Rep. Carter (TX) – Judiciary)
  3. H.R. 5242 – School Resource Officer Assessment Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Higgins (LA) – Education and the Workforce)
  4. H.Res. 285 – Expressing the sense of the United States House of Representatives that Congress and the President should empower the creation of police and community alliances designed to enhance and improve communication and collaboration between members of the law enforcement community and the public they serve (Rep. Taylor – Judiciary)
  5. H.R. 4895 – Medgar Evers National Monument Act, as amended (Rep. Thompson (MS) – Natural Resources)
  6. H.R. 2991 – Susquehanna National Heritage Area Act, as amended (Rep. Smucker – Natural Resources)
  7. S. 35 – Black Hills National Cemetery Boundary Expansion Act (Sen. Thune – Natural Resources)
  8. S. 1285 – Oregon Tribal Economic Development Act (Sen. Merkley – Natural Resources)
  9. H.R. 1417 – National Law Enforcement Museum Exhibits Act (Rep. Young (AK) – Natural Resources)
WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2018 AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEK
On Wednesday and Thursday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.  On Friday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business, with last votes expected no later than 3:00 p.m.

H.R. 5698 – Protect and Serve Act of 2018 (Rep. Rutherford – Judiciary) (Subject to a Rule)

S. 2372 – VA MISSION Act of 2018 (Rep. Roe – Veterans’ Affairs) (Subject to a Rule)

H.R. 2 – Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 (Rep. Conaway – Agriculture) (Subject to a Rule)

Additional Legislative Items are Possible
ADDITIONAL FLOOR INFORMATION
The Rules Committee is scheduled to meet on the following days:
  • Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. to report a Rule for H.R. 5698, S. 2372, and H.R. 2 (General Debate only). We expect a Closed Rule for H.R. 5698 and S. 2372.  We expect a Structured Rule for H.R. 2 and Amendments were due to the Rules Committee on Friday, May 11, 2018.   
     
  • Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. to report a second Rule for H.R. 2 which would allow for amendments to be made in order.
**Members are advised that Amendments to H.R. 5515 – National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 must be submitted to the Rules Committee by 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 17, 2018.

Announcements can be found on the Rules committee website at: http://democrats.rules.house.gov/