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Legislative Day of December 13, 2018

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Last Floor Action:
1:40:42 P.M. - The House adjourned pursuant to a previous special order. The next meeting is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. on December 17, 2018.

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10:30:07 A.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
10:30:12 A.M. The Speaker designated the Honorable Ted Poe to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
10:30:29 A.M. Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.
10:32:07 A.M. The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
10:32:09 A.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Thompson of PA to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
10:32:29 A.M. 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.
10:38:19 A.M. UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question on a motion to suspend the rules which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
10:39:19 A.M. H. Res. 1091 Considered as unfinished business. H. Res. 1091 — "Calling on the Government of Burma to release Burmese journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo sentenced to seven years imprisonment after investigating attacks against civilians by Burma's military and security forces, and for other purposes."
11:12:37 A.M. H. Res. 1091 On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 394 - 1 (Roll no. 435).
11:12:41 A.M. H. Res. 1091 The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
11:13:22 A.M. H.R. 6964 Mr. Lewis (MN) asked unanimous consent that the House agree to the Senate amendment.
11:13:23 A.M. H.R. 6964 Mr. Lewis (MN) asked unanimous consent to take from the Speaker's Table and agree to the Senate amendment.
11:13:58 A.M. H.R. 6964 On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection.
11:13:59 A.M. H.R. 6964 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
11:14:44 A.M. COLLOQUY ON HOUSE SCHEDULE - The Chair recognized Mr. Hoyer for the purpose of engaging in a colloquy with Mr. McCarthy on the expectations regarding the legislative schedule for the House during the upcoming week.
12:04:06 P.M. The House received a message from the Senate. The Senate passed S. 3749.
12:05:45 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
12:32:14 P.M. S. 3749 Mr. Harper asked unanimous consent to take from the Speaker's table and consider.
12:32:14 P.M. S. 3749 Considered by unanimous consent. S. 3749 — "To amend the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to reform the procedures provided under such Act for the initiation, review, and resolution of claims alleging that employing offices of the legislative branch have violated the rights and protections provided to their employees under such Act, including protections against sexual harassment, and for other purposes."
12:32:48 P.M. S. 3749 On passage Passed without objection.
12:32:52 P.M. S. 3749 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
12:33:20 P.M. Mr. Messer asked unanimous consent That when the House adjourns on Thursday, December 13, 2018, it adjourn to meet at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, December 17, 2018 Agreed to without objection.
12:34:03 P.M. SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
1:07:51 P.M. The House received a message from the Senate. The Senate passed S. 1158, S. 1580, S. 2076, S. 3031, S. 3482, S. 3748, H.R. 1222, H.R. 1210, H.R. 1211, H.R. 3184, H.R. 4326, H.R. 5395, H.R. 5412, H.R. 5791, H.R. 5792, H.R. 6020, H.R. 6216, H.R. 6217, H.R. 6405, H.R. 6428, H.R. 6513, H.R. 6591, H.R. 6621, H.R. 6628, H.R. 6655, H.R. 6780, H.R. 6831, and H.R. 7120.
1:09:10 P.M. SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House resumed with Special Order Speeches.
1:40:13 P.M. Mr. Yoder moved that the House do now adjourn.
1:40:41 P.M. On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
1:40:42 P.M. The House adjourned pursuant to a previous special order. The next meeting is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. on December 17, 2018.
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