Daily House of Representatives’ Schedule 5/17/17

WEDNESDAY, MAY 17TH
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: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Last votes expected: 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

One Minute Speeches

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.R. 2266 - Bankruptcy Judgeship Act of 2017 (Sponsored by Rep. John Conyers / Judiciary Committee)

2)
S. 419 - Public Safety Officers’ Benefits Improvement Act of 2017 (Sponsored by Sen. Chuck Grassley / Judiciary Committee)

3)
H.R. 984 - Thomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2017 (Sponsored by Rep. Rob Wittman / Natural Resources Committee)

4)
H.R. 2227 - MGT Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Will Hurd / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

5)
H.R. 194 - Federal Agency Mail Management Act of 2017 (Sponsored by Rep. Steve Russell / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

6)
H.R. 195 - Federal Register Printing Savings Act of 2017 (Sponsored by Rep. Steve Russell / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

7)
H.R. 653 - Federal Intern Protection Act of 2017 (Sponsored by Rep. Elijah Cummings / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

8)
H.R. 2169 - Improving Fusion Centers’ Access to Information Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. John Katko / Homeland Security Committee)

9)
H.R. 2281 - Border Enforcement Security Task Force Reauthorization Act of 2017, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Filemon Vela / Homeland Security Committee)

10)
H.R. 1177 - Removing Outdated Restrictions to Allow for Job Growth Act (Sponsored by Rep. Bruce Poliquin / Agriculture Committee)

11)
H.R. 2154 - To rename the Red River Valley Agricultural Research Center in Fargo, North Dakota, as the Edward T. Schafer Agricultural Research Center, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Kevin Cramer / Agriculture Committee)

12)
H.R. 672 - Combating European Anti-Semitism Act of 2017, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Nita Lowey / Foreign Affairs Committee)

13)
H.Res. 145 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the fight against corruption in Central America, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Norma Torres / Foreign Affairs Committee)

14)
H.R. 1677 - Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2017, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Eliot Engel / Foreign Affairs Committee)

Postponed Suspension Vote:

1) H.R. 1892 - Honoring Hometown Heroes Act (Sponsored by Rep. John Larson / Judiciary Committee)

Special Order Speeches