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House Floor proceedings of the previous 1 legislative days, including current legislative days in progress.
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Legislative Day Of November 17, 2017 - 10:02:57 A.M.

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:05
The Speaker announced that the House do now adjourn pursuant to section 3(b) of H. Res. 619. The next meeting is scheduled for 11:00 a.m. on November 21, 2017.

Legislative Day Of November 17, 2017 - 10:02:10 A.M.

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:05
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair led the House in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.

Legislative Day Of November 17, 2017 - 10:02:00 A.M.

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:05
SPEAKER'S APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL - Pursuant to section 3(a) of H. Res. 619, the Journal of the last day's proceedings was approved.

Legislative Day Of November 17, 2017 - 10:00:36 A.M.

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:00
Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.

Legislative Day Of November 17, 2017 - 10:00:07 A.M.

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:00
The Speaker designated the Honorable Alexander X. Mooney to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.

Legislative Day Of November 17, 2017 - 10:00:00 A.M.

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:00
The House convened, starting a new legislative day.

Legislative Day Of November 16, 2017 - 3:14:48 P.M.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 15:15
The House adjourned pursuant to a previous special order. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on November 17, 2017.

Legislative Day Of November 16, 2017 - 3:14:47 P.M.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 15:15
On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.

Legislative Day Of November 16, 2017 - 3:14:36 P.M.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 15:15
Mr. Gohmert moved that the House do now adjourn.

Legislative Day Of November 16, 2017 - 3:13:03 P.M.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 15:15
The House received a message from the Senate. The Senate agreed to the conference report to accompany H.R. 2810.

Legislative Day Of November 16, 2017 - 1:49:46 P.M.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 14:27
The title of the measure was amended pursuant to H. Res. 619.

Legislative Day Of November 16, 2017 - 2:12:29 P.M.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 14:18
SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches, without prejudice to resumption of legislative business.

Legislative Day Of November 16, 2017 - 1:52:51 P.M.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 14:06
Frederick Douglas Bicentennial Commission - Pursuant to Section 5 of the Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Commission Act (Pub. L 115-77), the Democratic Leader appointed the Honorable Eleanor Holmes Norton of Washington DC; and from private life: Mr. Kenneth B. Morris, Jr. of Orange, CA.

Legislative Day Of November 16, 2017 - 1:52:17 P.M.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 13:59
United States Capitol Preservation Commission - Pursuant to 2 U.S.C. 2081, and the order of the House of January 3, 2017, the Speaker appointed the following member of the House to the United States Capitol Preservation Commission: Mrs. Comstock.

Legislative Day Of November 16, 2017 - 1:50:48 P.M.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 13:57
UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question on adoption of a motion to suspend the rules which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.

Legislative Day Of November 16, 2017 - 1:49:45 P.M.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 13:57
On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 227 - 205 (Roll no. 637).

Legislative Day Of November 16, 2017 - 1:55:28 P.M.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 13:55
ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.

Legislative Day Of November 16, 2017 - 1:53:56 P.M.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 13:54
Mr. Roe (TN) asked unanimous consent that when the House adjourns today, it adjourn to meet at 10:00 a.m. on November 17. Agreed to without objection.

Legislative Day Of November 16, 2017 - 1:51:02 P.M.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 13:52
Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 3109 — "To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1114 North 2nd Street in Chillicothe, Illinois, as the "Sr. Chief Ryan Owens Post Office Building"."

Legislative Day Of November 16, 2017 - 1:51:35 P.M.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 13:51
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.