Lame Ducks

Lame Ducks
By J. Allen Tharp

   By J. Allen Tharp

Hello, Patriots

Congress is back for a lame-duck session this week, so below I have provided for your review the House majority leader, Kevin McCarthy’s, weekly schedule.

 

The Leader’s Weekly Schedule (Click Here) – Week of  11/14/16 [Updated as of 11/16/16]
Kevin McCarthy – Majority Leader

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 14TH

On Monday, the House will meet at 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.R. 1192 – National Clinical Care Commission Act (Sponsored by Rep. Pete Olson / Energy and Commerce Committee)

2) H.R. 1209 – Improving Access to Maternity Care Act (Sponsored by Rep. Michael Burgess / Energy and Commerce Committee)

3) H.R. 2713 – Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2016 (Sponsored by Rep. Lois Capps / Energy and Commerce Committee)

4) H.R. 4365 – Protecting Patient Access to Emergency Medications Act of 2016, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Richard Hudson / Energy and Commerce Committee)

5) H.R. 985 – Concrete Masonry Products Research, Education, and Promotion Act of 2015, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Brett Guthrie / Energy and Commerce Committee)

6) H.R. 4665 – Outdoor Recreation Jobs and Economic Impact Act of 2016, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Don Beyer / Energy and Commerce Committee)

7) H.R. 2566 – Improving Rural Call Quality and Reliability Act of 2016 (Sponsored by Rep. David Young / Energy and Commerce Committee)

8) H.R. 2669 – Anti-Spoofing Act of 2016 (Sponsored by Rep. Grace Meng / Energy and Commerce Committee)

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15TH

On Tuesday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.R. 5732 – Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2016, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Eliot Engel / Foreign Affairs Committee)

2) H.R. ___ – Iran Sanctions Extension Act (Sponsored by Rep. Ed Royce / Foreign Affairs Committee)

3) H.R. 5332 – Women, Peace, and Security Act of 2016, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Kristi Noem / Foreign Affairs Committee)

4) H.Res. 780 – Urging respect for the constitution of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in the democratic transition of power in 2016, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Christopher Smith / Foreign Affairs Committee)

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 16TH AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEK

On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.

On Thursday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business. Last votes expected no later than 3:00 p.m.

On Friday, no votes are expected in the House.

H.R. 5711 – To prohibit the Secretary of the Treasury from authorizing certain transactions by a U.S. financial institution in connection with the export or re-export of a commercial passenger aircraft to the Islamic Republic of Iran, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Bill Huizenga / Financial Services Committee)

H.R. 5982 – Midnight Rules Relief Act of 2016 (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Darrell Issa / Judiciary Committee)

 

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