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Legislative Day of December 04, 2013

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10:00:00 A.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
10:00:08 A.M. The Speaker designated the Honorable Paul Cook to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
10:01:03 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.
11:08:59 A.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 P.M. today.
12:00:21 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of December 4.
12:00:24 P.M. Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.
12:01:16 P.M. The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
12:01:19 P.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Ms. Jenkins to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
12:01:39 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.
12:37:07 P.M. H. Res. 429 Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 429 — "Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3309) to amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes; and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1105) to amend the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 to provide a registration exemption for private equity fund advisers, and for other purposes."
12:41:23 P.M. H. Res. 429 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 429.
1:31:53 P.M. H. Res. 429 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H. Res. 429, the Chair put the question on ordering the previous question on H. Res. 429 and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Polis demanded the yeas and nays on ordering the previous question on H. Res. 429 and the Chair postponed further proceedings until a later in the legislative day.
1:32:30 P.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is subject to the call of the Chair.
2:02:29 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of December 4.
2:02:35 P.M. UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was on ordering the previous question on H. Res. 429 on which previous proceedings had been postponed.
2:02:48 P.M. H. Res. 429 Considered as unfinished business. H. Res. 429 — "Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3309) to amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes; and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1105) to amend the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 to provide a registration exemption for private equity fund advisers, and for other purposes."
2:29:47 P.M. H. Res. 429 On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 220 - 194 (Roll no. 618).
2:36:11 P.M. H. Res. 429 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by recorded vote: 229 - 185 (Roll no. 619).
2:36:12 P.M. H. Res. 429 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2:38:46 P.M. H.R. 1105 Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 429. H.R. 1105 — "To amend the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 to provide a registration exemption for private equity fund advisers, and for other purposes."
2:38:51 P.M. H.R. 1105 For H.R. 3309, resolution provides one hour of general debate; bill is considered read; specified amendments are in order; and one motion to recommit, with or without instructions. For H.R. 1105, resolution provides that an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee print 113-29 shall be considered as adopted; one hour of debate; makes in order an additional specified amendment; and one motion to recommit, with or without instructions.
2:40:19 P.M. H.R. 1105 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 1105.
3:52:11 P.M. H.R. 1105 An amendment, offered by Mrs. Maloney, Carolyn, numbered 1 printed in Part B of House Report 113-283 to require private equity fund advisers to register with the SEC, but direct the SEC to create a simplified registration and disclosure regime for small private equity fund advisers.
3:52:15 P.M. H.R. 1105 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 429, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Carolyn Maloney amendment.
4:04:00 P.M. H.R. 1105 The previous question was ordered on the amendment (A002) pursuant to the rule.
4:33:10 P.M. H.R. 1105 On agreeing to the Maloney, Carolyn amendment; Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 186 - 225 (Roll no. 620).
4:34:02 P.M. H.R. 1105 Mr. Horsford moved to recommit with instructions to Financial Services.
4:34:22 P.M. H.R. 1105 Floor summary: DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Horsford 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 that in order for a firm to qualify for exemption from Dodd-Franks registration and reporting requirement, it must provide investment advice for funds that do not own controlling interests in a company that outsources American jobs and publicly report the number of jobs eliminated each quarter at each company owned and controlled by the funds.
4:45:57 P.M. H.R. 1105 The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
4:54:41 P.M. H.R. 1105 On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by recorded vote: 185 - 227 (Roll no. 621).
5:02:17 P.M. H.R. 1105 On passage Passed by recorded vote: 254 - 159 (Roll no. 622).
5:02:18 P.M. H.R. 1105 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
5:02:58 P.M. Mr. LaMalfa asked unanimous consent that when the House adjourns today, it adjourn to meet at 9:00 a.m. on December 5. Agreed to without objection.
5:03:59 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
5:18:30 P.M. SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
7:25:05 P.M. Ms. Kaptur moved that the House do now adjourn.
7:25:14 P.M. On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
7:25:15 P.M. The House adjourned pursuant to a previous special order. The next meeting is scheduled for 9:00 a.m. on December 5, 2013.
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