Skip to Content

Legislative Activities

House Floor Activities
Legislative Day of January 31, 2012

December 2014
SMTWTFS
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031
Close
Floor ProceedingsBillsVotes
Time Bill Activity
12:00:03 P.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
12:00:22 P.M. The Speaker designated the Honorable Andy Harris to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
12:00:32 P.M. MORNING-HOUR DEBATE - The House proceeded with Morning-Hour Debate. At the conclusion of Morning-Hour, the House will recess until 2:00 p.m. for the start of legislative business.
12:14:52 P.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for 2:00 P.M. today.
2:00:19 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of January 31.
2:00:22 P.M. Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.
2:01:48 P.M. The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
2:01:52 P.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Burgess to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
2:02:21 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speeches.
2:08:33 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 a message from the Secretary of the Senate on January 31, 2012, at 10:00 a.m., stating that that body had passed S. 1236 and agreed to S. Con. Res. 34.
2:09:34 P.M. H.R. 658 Mr. Cravaack asked unanimous consent that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and agree to a conference.
2:09:40 P.M. H.R. 658 On motion that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and agree to a conference. Agreed to without objection.
2:09:50 P.M. H.R. 658 The Speaker appointed conferees - from the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure for consideration of the House bill and the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Mica, Petri, Duncan (TN), Graves (MO), Shuster, Schmidt, Cravaack, Rahall, DeFazio, Costello, Boswell, and Carnahan.
2:09:51 P.M. H.R. 658 The Speaker appointed conferees - from the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology for consideration of secs. 102, 105, 201, 202, 204, 208, 209, 212, 220, 321, 324, 326, 812, title X and title XIII of the House bill and secs. 102, 103, 106, 216, 301, 302, 309, 320, 327, title VI, and sec. 732 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Hall, Palazzo, and Johnson, E. B.
2:09:52 P.M. H.R. 658 The Speaker appointed conferees - from the Committee on Ways and Means for consideration of title XI of the House bill and titles VIII and XI of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Camp, Tiberi, and Levin.
2:10:37 P.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is subject to the call of the Chair.
5:15:23 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of January 31.
5:15:24 P.M. H. Res. 522 Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 522 — "Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1173) to repeal the CLASS program."
5:18:00 P.M. H. Res. 522 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 522.
6:14:55 P.M. H. Res. 522 The previous question was ordered without objection.
6:15:09 P.M. H. Res. 522 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H. Res. 522, the Chair put the question on adoption of H. Res. 522 and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. McGovern demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on adoption of H. Res. 522 until a time to be announced.
6:16:48 P.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess for a period of less than 15 minutes.
6:30:00 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of January 31.
6:30:28 P.M. H. Res. 522 Considered as unfinished business. H. Res. 522 — "Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1173) to repeal the CLASS program."
6:53:13 P.M. H. Res. 522 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 251 - 157 (Roll no. 12).
6:53:14 P.M. H. Res. 522 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
6:53:15 P.M. H.R. 3630 NOTICE OF INTENT TO OFFER MOTION - Mr. Michaud notified the House of his intent to offer a motion to instruct conferees on H.R. 3630. The Chair announced that the text of the proposed motion would be printed in the Congressional Record of today.
6:57:07 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
7:02:58 P.M. SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
9:32:10 P.M. Mr. Woodall moved that the House do now adjourn.
9:32:23 P.M. On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
9:32:24 P.M. The House adjourned. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on February 1, 2012.
« Previous Day Next Day »
Office of the Clerk - U.S. Capitol, Room H154, Washington, DC 20515-6601 | (202) 225-7000

For general inquiries: info.clerkweb@mail.house.gov
For general technical support: techsupport.clerkweb@mail.house.gov
For HouseLive support: houselive@mail.house.gov