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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 February 3, 2017 - 11:19:48 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 11:20
ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.

Legislative Day Of February 3, 2017 - 10:35:27 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 10:47
On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 221 - 191 (Roll no. 78).

Legislative Day Of February 3, 2017 - 10:43:48 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 10:44
COLLOQUY ON HOUSE SCHEDULE - The Chair recognized Mr. Hoyer for the purpose of engaging in colloquy on the expectations regarding the legislative schedule for the House during the upcoming week.

Legislative Day Of February 3, 2017 - 10:35:48 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 10:36
On approving the Journal Agreed to by voice vote.

Legislative Day Of February 3, 2017 - 10:35:35 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 10:36
UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was on the Speaker's approval of the Journal and the question was put de novo.

Legislative Day Of February 3, 2017 - 10:35:29 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 10:36
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Legislative Day Of February 3, 2017 - 10:10:42 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 10:11
The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.

Legislative Day Of February 3, 2017 - 9:18:18 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 09:20
DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.J. Res. 36.

Legislative Day Of February 3, 2017 - 9:17:36 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 09:20
Both resolutions are closed to amendments. Rule provides for one hour of general debate on each resolution, and provides for one motion to recommit on each resolution.

Legislative Day Of February 3, 2017 - 9:17:31 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 09:20
Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 74. H.J. Res. 36 — "Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Bureau of Land Management relating to "Waste Prevention, Production Subject to Royalties, and Resource Conservation"."

Legislative Day Of February 3, 2017 - 9:03:03 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 09:05
ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speeches, which by direction of the Chair would be limited to 5 per side of the aisle.

Legislative Day Of February 3, 2017 - 9:02:16 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 09:05
The House received a message from the Clerk. Pursuant to the permission granted in Clause 2(h) of Rule II of the Rules of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Clerk notified the House that she had received the following message from the Secretary of the Senate on February 3, 2017 at 8:11 a.m.: That the Senate passed H.J. Res. 41.

Legislative Day Of February 3, 2017 - 9:02:15 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 09:05
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Garamendi to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.

Legislative Day Of February 3, 2017 - 9:01:50 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 09:05
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS ON APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL - The Chair announced that he had examined the Journal of the last day's proceedings and had approved it. Mr. Hultgren demanded that the question be put on agreeing to the approval of the Journal and by voice vote, the Chair announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Hultgren objected to the voice vote based upon the absence of a quorum and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of agreeing to the approval of the Journal until later in the legislative day. The point of no quorum was considered withdrawn.

Legislative Day Of February 3, 2017 - 9:00:20 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 09:00
Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.

Legislative Day Of February 3, 2017 - 9:00:16 A.M.

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 09:00
The House convened, starting a new legislative day.

Legislative Day Of February 2, 2017 - 6:22:58 P.M.

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 18:23
The House adjourned. The next meeting is scheduled for 9:00 a.m. on February 3, 2017.

Legislative Day Of February 2, 2017 - 6:22:57 P.M.

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 18:23
On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.

Legislative Day Of February 2, 2017 - 6:22:44 P.M.

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 18:23
Ms. Jayapal moved that the House do now adjourn.

Legislative Day Of February 2, 2017 - 4:33:58 P.M.

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 16:34
SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House resumed Special Order speeches.