Tuesday, February 21, 2017
The Senate was not in session and stands adjourned until 9 a.m., on Thursday, February 23, 2017.
No committee meetings were held.
House of Representatives
Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced:
14 public bills, H.R. 1205–1213; and 1 resolution, H.J. Res. 83, were introduced.
Reports were filed today as follows:
H.R. 998, to provide for the establishment of a process for the review of rules and sets of rules, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–14, Part 1); and
H.R. 1004, to amend chapter 3 of title 5, United States Code, to require the publication of information relating to pending agency regulatory actions, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–15).
Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Thomas J. Rooney (FL) to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Rev. Cara Spaccarelli, Christ Church Washington Parish, Washington, DC.
Mexico-United States Interparliamentary Group--Appointment:
The Chair announced the Speaker's appointment of the following Members on the part of the House to the Mexico-United States Interparliamentary Group: Representatives Sßnchez, Gene Green (TX), Polis, Torres, and Lofgren.
Message received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today appears on page H1315.
There were no yea-and-nay votes, and there were no recorded votes. There were no quorum calls.
The House met at 2:30 p.m. and adjourned at 2:33 p.m.
No hearings were held.
No joint committee meetings were held.
COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR THURSDAY,
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)
No meetings/hearings scheduled.
No hearings are scheduled.
Next Meeting of the
9 a.m., Thursday, February 23
Program for Thursday:
Senate will meet in a pro forma session.
Next Meeting of the
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
9:30 a.m., Friday, February 24
Program for Friday:
House will meet in Pro Forma session at 9:30 a.m.
Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue
Comstock, Barbara, Va., E223, E225, E225
Engel, Eliot L., N.Y., E224
Rooney, Francis, Fla., E223, E225