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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 September 27, 2019 - 11:16:27 A.M.

Fri, 09/27/2019 - 11:17
QUESTION OF THE PRIVILEGES OF THE HOUSE - The Chair recognized Mr. McCarthy to offer a resolution raising a question of the privileges of the House. The Clerk reported the text of the resolution.

Legislative Day Of September 27, 2019 - 11:15:10 A.M.

Fri, 09/27/2019 - 11:15
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Legislative Day Of September 27, 2019 - 11:08:25 A.M.

Fri, 09/27/2019 - 11:09
Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 3722 — "To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize a Joint Task Force to enhance integration of the Department of Homeland Security's border security operations to detect, interdict, disrupt, and prevent narcotics, such as fentanyl and other synthetic opioids, from entering the United States, and for other purposes."

Legislative Day Of September 27, 2019 - 11:08:18 A.M.

Fri, 09/27/2019 - 11:09
UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was on the motion to suspend the rules and pass H.R. 3722, which was debated earlier and on which futher proceedings had been postponed.

Legislative Day Of September 27, 2019 - 11:04:55 A.M.

Fri, 09/27/2019 - 11:05
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Legislative Day Of September 27, 2019 - 10:32:39 A.M.

Fri, 09/27/2019 - 10:34
The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.

Legislative Day Of September 27, 2019 - 9:18:25 A.M.

Fri, 09/27/2019 - 09:28
Rule provides for consideration of S.J. Res. 54 with 1 hour of general debate. Motion to commit allowed. Measure will be considered read. Bill is closed to amendments.

Legislative Day Of September 27, 2019 - 9:19:05 A.M.

Fri, 09/27/2019 - 09:19
DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on S.J. Res. 54.

Legislative Day Of September 27, 2019 - 9:18:20 A.M.

Fri, 09/27/2019 - 09:19
Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 591. S.J. Res. 54 — "Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019."

Legislative Day Of September 27, 2019 - 9:04:50 A.M.

Fri, 09/27/2019 - 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 September 27, 2019 - 9:04:44 A.M.

Fri, 09/27/2019 - 09:05
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Wenstrup to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.

Legislative Day Of September 27, 2019 - 9:03:34 A.M.

Fri, 09/27/2019 - 09:05
SPEAKER'S APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL - The Chair announced that she had examined the Journal of the last day's proceedings and had approved it. Ms. Lee (CA) demanded that the question be put on agreeing to the Speaker's approval of the Journal and by voice vote, the Chair announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Lee (CA) objected to the voice vote based upon the absence of a quorum and the Chair postponed further proceedings until later in the legislative day.

Legislative Day Of September 27, 2019 - 9:02:24 A.M.

Fri, 09/27/2019 - 09:02
Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.

Legislative Day Of September 27, 2019 - 9:00:12 A.M.

Fri, 09/27/2019 - 09:02
The House convened, starting a new legislative day.

Legislative Day Of September 26, 2019 - 6:52:50 P.M.

Thu, 09/26/2019 - 18:53
The House adjourned. The next meeting is scheduled for 9:00 a.m. on September 27, 2019.

Legislative Day Of September 26, 2019 - 6:52:49 P.M.

Thu, 09/26/2019 - 18:53
On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.

Legislative Day Of September 26, 2019 - 6:52:41 P.M.

Thu, 09/26/2019 - 18:53
Mrs. Rodgers (WA) moved that the House do now adjourn.

Legislative Day Of September 26, 2019 - 5:40:45 P.M.

Thu, 09/26/2019 - 17:40
SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.

Legislative Day Of September 26, 2019 - 5:22:55 P.M.

Thu, 09/26/2019 - 17:32
On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 230 - 184 (Roll no. 552).

Legislative Day Of September 26, 2019 - 5:13:52 P.M.

Thu, 09/26/2019 - 17:32
On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 202 - 213 (Roll no. 551).