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Legislative Day of June 12, 2013

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10:00:25 A.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
10:00:32 A.M. The Speaker designated the Honorable Thomas Massie to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
10:01:08 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.
10:44:00 A.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 P.M. today.
12:00:27 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of June 12.
12:00:31 P.M. Today's prayer was offered by Colonel Andrew Gibson, Maine Army National Guard, Augusta, Maine.
12:01:44 P.M. The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
12:01:48 P.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Ms. Hahn to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
12:02:58 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.
12:29:28 P.M. H. Res. 257 Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 257 — "Electing certain Members to certain standing committees of the House of Representatives."
12:29:56 P.M. H. Res. 257 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by voice vote.
12:29:59 P.M. H. Res. 257 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
12:30:01 P.M. H.R. 2217 House requested return of papers pursuant to H. Res. 255.
12:30:15 P.M. The Speaker announced that votes on suspensions, if ordered, will be postponed until a time to be announced.
12:30:25 P.M. H.R. 2167 Mr. Hensarling moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 2167 — "To authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to establish additional requirements to improve the fiscal safety and soundness of the home equity conversion mortgage insurance program."
12:30:47 P.M. H.R. 2167 Considered under suspension of the rules.
12:30:49 P.M. H.R. 2167 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2167.
12:43:25 P.M. H.R. 2167 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
12:43:28 P.M. H.R. 2167 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
12:43:32 P.M. H.R. 634 Mr. Hensarling moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended. H.R. 634 — "To provide end user exemptions from certain provisions of the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and for other purposes."
12:43:46 P.M. H.R. 634 Considered under suspension of the rules.
12:43:49 P.M. H.R. 634 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 634.
1:09:19 P.M. H.R. 634 At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
1:09:44 P.M. H.R. 742 Mr. Crawford moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 742 — "To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the Commodity Exchange Act to repeal the indemnification requirements for regulatory authorities to obtain access to swap data required to be provided by swaps entities under such Acts."
1:09:58 P.M. H.R. 742 Considered under suspension of the rules.
1:09:59 P.M. H.R. 742 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 742.
1:32:30 P.M. H.R. 742 At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
1:33:00 P.M. H.R. 1038 Mr. LaMalfa moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 1038 — "To provide equal treatment for utility special entities using utility operations-related swaps, and for other purposes."
1:33:27 P.M. H.R. 1038 Considered under suspension of the rules.
1:33:30 P.M. H.R. 1038 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1038.
1:43:24 P.M. H.R. 1038 At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
1:44:06 P.M. H. Res. 256 Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 256 — "Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1960) to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2014 for military activities of the Department of Defense and for military construction, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes; and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1256) to direct the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to jointly adopt rules setting forth the application to cross-border swaps transactions of certain provisions relating to swaps that were enacted as part of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act."
1:44:29 P.M. H. Res. 256 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 256.
2:40:06 P.M. H. Res. 256 The previous question was ordered without objection.
3:11:48 P.M. H. Res. 256 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 239 - 184 (Roll no. 214).
3:11:49 P.M. H. Res. 256 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
3:11:50 P.M. UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question of adoption of motions to suspend the rules which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
3:12:37 P.M. H.R. 634 Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 634 — "To provide end user exemptions from certain provisions of the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and for other purposes."
3:19:16 P.M. H.R. 634 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 411 - 12 (Roll no. 215).
3:19:17 P.M. H.R. 634 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
3:19:28 P.M. H.R. 742 Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 742 — "To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the Commodity Exchange Act to repeal the indemnification requirements for regulatory authorities to obtain access to swap data required to be provided by swaps entities under such Acts."
3:28:10 P.M. H.R. 742 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 420 - 2 (Roll no. 216).
3:28:11 P.M. H.R. 742 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
3:28:27 P.M. H.R. 1256 Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 256. H.R. 1256 — "To direct the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to jointly adopt rules setting forth the application to cross-border swaps transactions of certain provisions relating to swaps that were enacted as part of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act."
3:28:32 P.M. H.R. 1256 Resolution provides for one hour of general debate on H.R. 1960. Resolution also provides for one hour of general debate on H.R. 1256 under a closed rule.
3:30:10 P.M. H.R. 1256 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 1256.
4:42:29 P.M. H.R. 1256 The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
4:42:51 P.M. H.R. 1256 Mr. Maloney, Sean moved to recommit with instructions to Financial Services.
4:43:13 P.M. H.R. 1256 DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Sean Maloney motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to report the same back to the House forthwith with an amendment to require the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to rule that foreign entities are not broadly equivalent to U.S. swaps requirements if they: (1) engage in cyber attacks against the U.S. (including U.S. persons and businesses), do not have or enforce laws to deter cyber attacks, or have ever been the subject of a civil or criminal proceeding for cyber attacks; or (2) are in violation of, do not enforce comparable restrictions to, or have ever been the subject of a civil or criminal proceeding for violating Iran Sanctions.
5:17:47 P.M. H.R. 1256 On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 194 - 230 (Roll no. 217).
5:25:20 P.M. H.R. 1256 On passage Passed by recorded vote: 301 - 124 (Roll no. 218).
5:25:20 P.M. H.R. 1256 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
5:25:51 P.M. UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question of adoption of a motion to suspend the rules which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
5:26:27 P.M. H.R. 1038 Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 1038 — "To provide equal treatment for utility special entities using utility operations-related swaps, and for other purposes."
5:32:41 P.M. H.R. 1038 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 423 - 0 (Roll no. 219).
5:32:42 P.M. H.R. 1038 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
5:35:05 P.M. H.R. 1960 Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 256. H.R. 1960 — "To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2014 for military activities of the Department of Defense and for military construction, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes."
5:35:10 P.M. H.R. 1960 Resolution provides for one hour of general debate on H.R. 1960. Resolution also provides for one hour of general debate on H.R. 1256 under a closed rule.
5:35:44 P.M. H.R. 1960 House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 256 and Rule XVIII.
5:35:47 P.M. H.R. 1960 The Speaker designated the Honorable Steve Womack to act as Chairman of the Committee.
5:35:56 P.M. H.R. 1960 GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 1960.
6:43:10 P.M. H.R. 1960 Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 1960 as unfinished business.
6:43:47 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
6:46:54 P.M. SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
8:50:00 P.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is subject to the call of the Chair.
3:00:00 A.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of June 12.
3:00:00 A.M. Mr. Nugent filed a report from the Committee on Rules on H. Res. 260.
3:01:39 A.M. Mr. Nugent moved that the House do now adjourn.
3:01:53 A.M. On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
3:01:54 A.M. The House adjourned. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on June 13, 2013.
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