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Legislative Day of July 18, 2018

July 2018

Last Floor Action:
1:47:56 P.M. -H. Res. 990
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 990.

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10:00:08 A.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
10:00:19 A.M. The Speaker designated the Honorable Charles J. "Chuck" Fleischmann to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
10:00:33 A.M. MORNING-HOUR DEBATE - The House proceeded with Morning-Hour Debate. At the conclusion of Morning-Hour, the House will recess until 12:00 p.m. for the start of legislative business.
11:00:11 A.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 P.M. today.
12:00:18 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of July 18.
12:00:51 P.M. Today's prayer was offered by Chaplain John L. Vernon, Jr., High Point Police Department, High Point, North Carolina
12:01:47 P.M. The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
12:01:52 P.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Biggs to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
12:03:31 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speeches which by direction of the Chair, would be limited to 15 per side of the aisle.
12:31:21 P.M. 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 July 18, 2018, at 11:28 a.m.: that the Senate passed H.R. 6042.
12:31:58 P.M. H. Res. 1001 Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 1001 — "Providing for consideration of the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 119) expressing the sense of Congress that a carbon tax would be detrimental to the United States economy."
12:33:01 P.M. H. Res. 1001 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 1001.
1:45:01 P.M. H. Res. 1001 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H. Res. 1001, the Chair put the question on ordering the previous question and by voice vote, announced the ayes had prevailed. Mr. McGovern demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on ordering the previous question on H. Res. 1001 until later in the legislative day.
1:47:11 P.M. The Speaker announced that votes on suspensions, if ordered, will be postponed until a time to be announced.
1:47:45 P.M. H. Res. 990 Mr. Goodlatte moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended. H. Res. 990 — "Supporting the officers and personnel who carry out the important mission of the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement."
1:47:50 P.M. H. Res. 990 Considered under suspension of the rules.
1:47:56 P.M. H. Res. 990 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 990.
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