Daily House of Representatives’ Schedule 2/6/18


On Tuesday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for morning hour and 10:00 a.m. for legislative business. First votes expected: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Last votes expected: 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. 

One Minute Speeches

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.R. 4924 – To amend the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to reform the procedures provided under such Act for the initiation, investigation, and resolution of claims alleging that employing offices of the legislative branch have violated the rights and protections provided to their employees under such Act, including protections against sexual harassment, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Rep. Gregg Harper / House Administration Committee)

2) H.Res. 724 – Requiring each employing office of the House of Representatives to adopt an anti-harassment and anti-discrimination policy for the office’s workplace, establishing the Office of Employee Advocacy to provide legal assistance and consultation to employees of the House regarding procedures and proceedings under the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Rep. Gregg Harper / House Administration Committee)

H.R. 772 – Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2017 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers / Energy and Commerce Committee)

House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 1892 – Further Extension of Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018 (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen / Appropriations Committee)

Postponed Suspension Votes:

1) H.R. 219 – Swan Lake Hydroelectric Project Boundary Correction Act (Sponsored by Rep. Don Young / Natural Resources Committee)

2) H.R. 2371 – Western Area Power Administration Transparency Act (Sponsored by Rep. Paul Gosar / Natural Resources Committee)

3) S. 1438 – Gateway Arch National Park Designation Act (Sponsored by Sen. Roy Blunt / Natural Resources Committee)

Special Order Speeches