On The Floor

Proceedings from the previous 7 legislative days are available from the Office of the Clerk.

LEGISLATIVE DAY OF MARCH 28, 2017

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10:00:07 A.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
10:00:19 A.M. The Speaker designated the Honorable Rob Woodall to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
10:00:39 A.M. MORNING-HOUR DEBATE - The House proceeded with Morning-Hour Debate. At the conclusion of Morning-Hour, the House will recess until 12:00 p.m. for the start of legislative business.
10:12:17 A.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 P.M. today.
12:00:18 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of March 28.
12:00:21 P.M. Today's prayer was offered by Rabbi Sanford Akselrad, Congregation Ner Tamid, Henderson, NV
12:01:48 P.M. The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
12:01:50 P.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Higgins of NY to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
12:03:11 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speeches which by direction of the Chair, would be limited to 15 per side of the aisle.
12:22:24 P.M. The House received a message from the Clerk. Pursuant to the permission granted in Clause 2(h) of Rule II of the Rules of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Clerk notified the House that she had received a message from the Secretary of the Senate on March 28, 2017, at 9:14 a.m.: that the Senate passed S.J. Res. 30, S.J. Res. 35, S.J. Res. 36 and appointment: Congressional-Executive Commission on People's Republic of China.
12:23:24 P.M.H. Res. 229 Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 229 — "Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1430) to prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from proposing, finalizing, or disseminating regulations or assessments based upon science that is not transparent or reproducible."
12:26:31 P.M.H. Res. 229 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 229.
1:11:50 P.M.H. Res. 229 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At conclusion of debate on H. Res. 229, the Chair put the question on ordering the previous question on H. Res. 229 and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Polis demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on ordering the previous question until a time to be announced.
1:12:15 P.M.H. Res. 230 Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 230 — "Providing for consideration of the joint resolution (S.J. Res. 34) providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to "Protecting the Privacy of Customers of Broadband and Other Telecommunications Services"."
1:13:34 P.M.H. Res. 230 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 230.
2:01:45 P.M.H. Res. 230 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At conclusion of debate on H. Res. 230, the Chair put the question on ordering the previous question on H. Res. 230 and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Polis demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on ordering the previous question until a time to be announced.
2:01:50 P.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for approximately 3:00 p.m. today.
3:00:49 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of March 28.
3:00:53 P.M. UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question on ordering the previous question and adoption of H. Res. 229 and H. Res. 230, both of which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
3:01:15 P.M.H. Res. 229 Considered as unfinished business. H. Res. 229 — "Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1430) to prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from proposing, finalizing, or disseminating regulations or assessments based upon science that is not transparent or reproducible."
3:01:35 P.M.H. Res. 229 On ordering the previous question Roll Call 197 - Yea and Nay vote pending.