WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 18TH
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18TH
On Monday, the House will meet at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.
Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:
H.R. 3981 – Veterans Education Oversight Expansion Act (Sponsored by Rep. McGarvey / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)
H.R. 1530 – Veterans Benefits Improvement Act of 2023 (Sponsored by Rep. Luttrell / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)
S. 112 – To amend title 38, United States Code, to strengthen benefits for children of Vietnam veterans born with spina bifida, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Sen. Braun / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)
S. 475 – To designate the clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Gallup, New Mexico, as the Hiroshi ‘‘Hershey’’ Miyamura VA Clinic (Sponsored by Sen. Heinrich / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)
H.R. 3371 – Wounded Knee Massacre Memorial and Sacred Site Act (Sponsored by Rep. Johnson (SD) / Natural Resources Committee)
H.R. 2872 – To amend the Permanent Electronic Duck Stamp Act of 2013 to allow States to issue electronic stamps under such Act, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Rep. Graves (LA) / Natural Resources Committee)
H.R. 663 – Native American Child Protection Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Gallego / Natural Resources Committee)
H.R. 5378 – Lower Costs, More Transparency Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Rodgers / Energy and Commerce Committee)
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19TH, AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEK:
On Tuesday and Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. On Thursday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business.
Legislation Considered Pursuant to a Rule:
H. Res. 684 – Condemning the actions of Governor of New Mexico, Michelle Lujan Grisham, for subverting the Second Amendment to the Constitution and depriving the citizens of New Mexico of their right to bear arms. (Sponsored by Rep. Newhouse / Judiciary Committee)
H.R. 4365 – Making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2024, and for other purposes. (Sponsored by Rep. Calvert / Appropriations Committee)
H.R. ___ – Continuing Appropriations and Border Security Enhancement Act, 2024 (Sponsored by Rep. Donalds / Appropriations Committee)
Additional legislative items are possible.