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WEDNESDAY, JULY 12TH
On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. First votes expected: 1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Last votes expected: 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

One Minute Speeches

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.R. 2430 – FDA Reauthorization Act of 2017, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Greg Walden / Energy and Commerce Committee)

2) H.R. 2664 – Enhancing Detection of Human Trafficking Act (Sponsored by Rep. Tim Walberg / Education and the Workforce Committee)

3) H.R. 2480 – Empowering Law Enforcement to Fight Sex Trafficking Demand Act (Sponsored by Rep. Vicky Hartzler / Judiciary Committee)

4) H.R. 2200 – Frederick Douglass Trafficking Victims Prevention and Protection Reauthorization Act of 2017, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Chris Smith / Foreign Affairs Committee)

Postponed Suspension Vote:

1) H.R. 1492 – Medical Controlled Substances Transportation Act of 2017 (Sponsored by Rep. Pete Sessions / Energy and Commerce Committee)

H.R. 23 – Gaining Responsibility on Water Act of 2017, Rule Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. David Valadao / Natural Resources Committee)

The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments:

Rep. Doug LaMalfa Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Jim Costa Amendment #1 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Jim Costa Amendment #2 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Jeff Denham Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Mark DeSaulnier Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Reps. Pearce / Torres Amendment (10 minutes of debate)

Begin Consideration of H.R. 2810 – National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Mac Thornberry / Armed Services Committee)

The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order only those following amendments printed in the Rule, and allows for the Chairman to offer amendments en bloc. Further amendments will be considered pursuant to an additional Rule later this week.

A list of the 88 amendments made in order by this Rule can be found HERE.

Special Order Speeches

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WEDNESDAY, JULY 12TH
On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. First votes expected: 1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Last votes expected: 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

One Minute Speeches

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.R. 2430 – FDA Reauthorization Act of 2017, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Greg Walden / Energy and Commerce Committee)

2) H.R. 2664 – Enhancing Detection of Human Trafficking Act (Sponsored by Rep. Tim Walberg / Education and the Workforce Committee)

3) H.R. 2480 – Empowering Law Enforcement to Fight Sex Trafficking Demand Act (Sponsored by Rep. Vicky Hartzler / Judiciary Committee)

4) H.R. 2200 – Frederick Douglass Trafficking Victims Prevention and Protection Reauthorization Act of 2017, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Chris Smith / Foreign Affairs Committee)

Postponed Suspension Vote:

1) H.R. 1492 – Medical Controlled Substances Transportation Act of 2017 (Sponsored by Rep. Pete Sessions / Energy and Commerce Committee)

H.R. 23 – Gaining Responsibility on Water Act of 2017, Rule Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. David Valadao / Natural Resources Committee)

The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments:

Rep. Doug LaMalfa Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Jim Costa Amendment #1 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Jim Costa Amendment #2 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Jeff Denham Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Mark DeSaulnier Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Reps. Pearce / Torres Amendment (10 minutes of debate)

Begin Consideration of H.R. 2810 – National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Mac Thornberry / Armed Services Committee)

The Rule provides for one hour of general debate, makes in order only those following amendments printed in the Rule, and allows for the Chairman to offer amendments en bloc. Further amendments will be considered pursuant to an additional Rule later this week.

A list of the 88 amendments made in order by this Rule can be found HERE.

Special Order Speeches

Printable PDF