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Legislative Day of October 29, 2013

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10:00:13 A.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
10:00:28 A.M. The Speaker designated the Honorable Chris Collins to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
10:00:44 A.M. MORNING-HOUR DEBATE - The House proceeded with Morning-Hour Debate. At the conclusion of Morning-Hour Debate, the House will recess until 12:00 p.m. for the start of legislative business.
10:42:29 A.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 P.M. today.
12:00:05 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of October 29.
12:00:10 P.M. Today's prayer was offered by Reverend Jack Hibbs, Calvary Chapel Chino Hills Church, Chino, California.
12:01:34 P.M. The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
12:01:37 P.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Quigley to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
12:02:06 P.M. The House received a message from the Senate. The Senate passed S. 893.
12:02:46 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.
12:37:15 P.M. H. Res. 391 Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 391 — "Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 992) to amend provisions in section 716 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act relating to Federal assistance for swaps entities, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2374) to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to provide protections for retail customers, and for other purposes."
12:41:28 P.M. H. Res. 391 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 391.
2:10:51 P.M. H. Res. 391 On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 226 - 193 (Roll no. 563).
2:20:17 P.M. H. Res. 391 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by recorded vote: 230 - 188 (Roll no. 564).
2:20:18 P.M. H. Res. 391 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2:20:42 P.M. The Speaker announced that votes on suspensions, if ordered, will be postponed until a time to be announced.
2:20:52 P.M. H.R. 2640 Mr. Young (AK) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 2640 — "To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to adjust the Crooked River boundary, to provide water certainty for the City of Prineville, Oregon, and for other purposes."
2:21:30 P.M. H.R. 2640 Considered under suspension of the rules.
2:21:32 P.M. H.R. 2640 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2640.
2:29:53 P.M. H.R. 2640 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
2:30:08 P.M. H.R. 623 Mr. Young (AK) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended. H.R. 623 — "To provide for the conveyance of certain property located in Anchorage, Alaska, from the United States to the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium."
2:30:29 P.M. H.R. 623 Considered under suspension of the rules.
2:30:32 P.M. H.R. 623 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 623.
2:34:22 P.M. H.R. 623 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
2:35:05 P.M. H.R. 330 Mr. Young (AK) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 330 — "To designate a Distinguished Flying Cross National Memorial at the March Field Air Museum in Riverside, California."
2:35:12 P.M. H.R. 330 Considered under suspension of the rules.
2:35:13 P.M. H.R. 330 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 330.
2:42:31 P.M. H.R. 330 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
2:43:10 P.M. H.R. 2337 Mr. Young (AK) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 2337 — "To provide for the conveyance of the Forest Service Lake Hill Administrative Site in Summit County, Colorado."
2:43:13 P.M. H.R. 2337 Considered under suspension of the rules.
2:43:15 P.M. H.R. 2337 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2337.
2:49:44 P.M. H.R. 2337 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
2:51:04 P.M. H.R. 2374 Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 391. H.R. 2374 — "To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to provide protections for retail customers, and for other purposes."
2:52:03 P.M. H.R. 2374 Amendment in the nature of a substitute reported by the House Committee on Rules, Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 391 the amendment consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 113-23 shall be considered as adopted.
2:52:05 P.M. H.R. 2374 On agreeing to the Rules amendment; Agreed to without objection.
2:52:13 P.M. H.R. 2374 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 2374.
4:01:35 P.M. H.R. 2374 An amendment, offered by Mr. Miller, George, printed in House Report 113-253 to authorize the Department of Labor to issue a fiduciary duty rule that protects access to investment education and advice and assures the availability of reasonable compensation to financial service providers. Amendment would require a study of the effect of current investment industry practices on the standard of care provided to investors by persons providing investment advice, including the effect on low-income investors.
4:01:41 P.M. H.R. 2374 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 391, the House proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the George Miller amendment.
4:25:06 P.M. H.R. 2374 The previous question was ordered on the amendment (A002) pursuant to the rule.
4:25:38 P.M. H.R. 2374 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the George Miller amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. George Miller demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
4:25:57 P.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is subject to the call of the Chair.
4:37:59 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of October 29.
4:38:06 P.M. UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was on H.R. 2374 on which previous proceedings had been postponed.
4:38:21 P.M. H.R. 2374 Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 2374 — "To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to provide protections for retail customers, and for other purposes."
4:38:22 P.M. H.R. 2374 UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was on the adoption of the George Miller amendment, which was debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
5:07:47 P.M. H.R. 2374 On agreeing to the Miller, George amendment; Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 174 - 243 (Roll no. 565).
5:09:04 P.M. H.R. 2374 Mr. Tierney moved to recommit with instructions to Education and the Workforce.
5:10:25 P.M. H.R. 2374 DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Tierney motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to add a new section to the bill titled Protecting Retirement Savings From Investment Fraud.
5:17:44 P.M. H.R. 2374 The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
5:28:19 P.M. H.R. 2374 On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by recorded vote: 195 - 223 (Roll no. 566).
5:37:33 P.M. H.R. 2374 On passage Passed by recorded vote: 254 - 166 (Roll no. 567).
5:37:34 P.M. H.R. 2374 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
5:37:35 P.M. The House received a communication from the Honorable Mark Pocan. Mr. Pocan submitted his resignation from the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. The resignation was accepted without objection.
5:38:07 P.M. H. Res. 393 Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 393 — "Electing a Member to a certain standing committee of the House of Representatives."
5:38:35 P.M. H. Res. 393 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to without objection.
5:38:38 P.M. H. Res. 393 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
5:39:42 P.M. H.J. Res. 99 Pursuant to H. Res. 931 and section 1002(e) of the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2014, Mr. Young (IN) moved that the House consider H.J. Res. 99.
5:40:14 P.M. H.J. Res. 99 On motion to consider Agreed to by voice vote.
5:40:51 P.M. H.J. Res. 99 Considered under the provisions of H. Res. 391 and section 1002(e) of the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2014. H.J. Res. 99 — "Relating to the disapproval of the President's exercise of authority to suspend the debt limit, as submitted under section 1002(b) of the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2014 on October 17, 2013."
5:41:00 P.M. H.J. Res. 99 DEBATE - Pursuant to H. Res. 391 and section 1002(e)(2)(c) of the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2014, the House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.J. Res. 99.
6:23:00 P.M. H.J. Res. 99 The previous question was ordered without objection.
6:23:32 P.M. H.J. Res. 99 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H.J. Res. 99, the Chair put the question on passage of the joint resolution and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Levin demanded the yeas and nays the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of passage of the joint resolution until a time to be announced.
6:24:53 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
6:28:04 P.M. SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
9:42:40 P.M. Mr. Gohmert moved that the House do now adjourn.
9:42:54 P.M. On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
9:42:55 P.M. The House adjourned. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on October 30, 2013.
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