Weekly House of Representatives’ Schedule 2/4/19

WEEK OF FEBRUARY 4TH 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 4TH 

On Monday, no votes are expected in the House.


TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5TH 
On Monday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. No votes are expected in the House.

The House will reconvene at approximately 8:35 p.m. for a Joint Session of Congress to receive the President's State of the Union Address. Members are requested to be on the Floor and seated no later than 8:20 p.m.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 6TH 
On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.R. 876 - Pacific Northwest Earthquake Preparedness Act of 2019 (Sponsored by Rep. Peter DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee) 

2) 
H.R. 866 - Fairness for Breastfeeding Mothers Act of 2019 (Sponsored by Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee) 

3) 
H.R. 543 - To require the Federal Railroad Administration to provide appropriate congressional notice of comprehensive safety assessments conducted with respect to intercity or commuter rail passenger transportation. (Sponsored by Rep. Albio Sires / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee) 

4) 
H.R. 831 - Reviving America’s Scenic Byways Act of 2019 (Sponsored by Rep. David Cicilline / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee) 

5) 
H.R. 66 - Route 66 Centennial Commission Act (Sponsored by Rep. Rodney Davis / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 7TH AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEK 
On Thursday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.

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

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.R. 494 - Tiffany Joslyn Juvenile Accountability Block Grant Program Reauthorization Act of 2019 (Sponsored by Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee / Judiciary Committee) 

2) 
H.R. 450 - Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act of 2019 (Sponsored by Rep. Ted Deutch / Judiciary Committee) 

3) 
H.R. 507 - Put Trafficking Victims First Act of 2019 (Sponsored by Rep. Karen Bass / Judiciary Committee) 

4) 
H.R. 752 - Open Book on Equal Access to Justice Act (Sponsored by Rep. Doug Collins / Judiciary Committee)

H.R. 840 - Veterans’ Access to Child Care Act, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Julia Brownley / Veterans Affairs Committee) 

Additional Legislative Items Are Possible

Committee activity for the week of February 4 can be found here.