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Legislative Day of October 07, 2015

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10:00:20 A.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
10:00:31 A.M. The Speaker designated the Honorable Chris Stewart to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
10:01:00 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.
10:40:44 A.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 P.M. today.
12:00:14 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of October 7.
12:00:21 P.M. Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.
12:01:41 P.M. The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
12:01:46 P.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Thompson of PA to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
12:02:26 P.M. NOTIFICATION OF INTENT TO OFFER POINT OF PRIVILEGE - Ms. Slaughter notified the House of her intention to offer a resolution raising a point of privilege and was recognized to read the text of a proposed resolution. Subsequently, under rule IX, the Chair announced that a resolution offered from the floor by a Member other than the Majority Leader or the Minority Leader as a question of the privileges of the House has immediate precedence only at a time designated by the Chair within two legislative days after the resolution is properly noticed. Pending that designation, the form of the resolution noticed by Ms. Slaughter will appear in the Congressional Record of today and the determination whether the resolution constitutes a question of privilege will be made at the time designated for consideration of the resolution.
12:09:40 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.
12:34:12 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 October 7, 2015 at 11:05 a.m.: That the Senate passed H.R. 34 with an amendment; H.R. 3116 with an amendment; and that the Senate had agreed to S. Con. Res. 22.
12:34:25 P.M. H. Res. 462 Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 462 — "Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3192) to provide for a temporary safe harbor from the enforcement of integrated disclosure requirements for mortgage loan transactions under the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act of 1974 and the Truth in Lending Act, and for other purposes, and providing for proceedings during the period from October 12, 2015, through October 19, 2015."
12:36:11 P.M. H. Res. 462 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 462.
1:36:16 P.M. H. Res. 462 On ordering the previous question Agreed to by voice vote.
1:36:28 P.M. H. Res. 462 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the H. Res. 462, the Chair put the question on adoption of the resolution and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. McGovern demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair announced that further proceedings on the question of adoption of the resolution would be postponed until a time to be announced.
1:38:27 P.M. QUESTION OF PRIVILEGE - Ms. Slaughter, pursuant to rule IX, rose to a question of the privileges of the House and submitted a resolution which was reported to the House. Subsequently, the Chair ruled that the resolution did not constitute a question of privilege and Ms. Slaughter appealed the ruling of the Chair. Mr. Stivers moved to lay the appeal on the table. The Chair put the question on the motion to table the appeal and announced that, by voice vote, the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Slaughter demanded the yeas and nays which were ordered.
2:13:56 P.M. On motion to table the appeal of the ruling of the Chair. Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 240 - 183 (Roll no. 536).
2:13:57 P.M. Without objection, the motion to reconsider was laid on the table.
2:14:10 P.M. UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question on adoption of H. Res. 462 which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
2:14:19 P.M. H. Res. 462 Considered as unfinished business. H. Res. 462 — "Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3192) to provide for a temporary safe harbor from the enforcement of integrated disclosure requirements for mortgage loan transactions under the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act of 1974 and the Truth in Lending Act, and for other purposes, and providing for proceedings during the period from October 12, 2015, through October 19, 2015."
2:21:46 P.M. H. Res. 462 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 238 - 181 (Roll no. 537).
2:21:48 P.M. H. Res. 462 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2:22:45 P.M. H.R. 3192 ORDER OF PROCEDURE - Mr. Hensarling asked unanimous consent that the question of adopting a motion to recommit on H.R. 3192 may be subject to postponement as though under clause 8 of rule 20. Agreed to without objection.
2:22:47 P.M. H.R. 3192 Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 462. H.R. 3192 — "To provide for a temporary safe harbor from the enforcement of integrated disclosure requirements for mortgage loan transactions under the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act of 1974 and the Truth in Lending Act, and for other purposes."
2:22:50 P.M. H.R. 3192 Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 3192 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit. Measure will be considered read. Bill is closed to amendments. Resolution also provides for proceedings during the period from Oct. 12, 2015 through Oct. 19, 2015.
2:23:00 P.M. H.R. 3192 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 3192.
3:41:49 P.M. The House received a message from the Senate. Senate agreed to the conference report to accompany H.R. 1735.
3:42:38 P.M. H.R. 3192 The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
3:42:46 P.M. H.R. 3192 Mr. Moulton moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Financial Services.
3:43:06 P.M. H.R. 3192 DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Moulton 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 adding at the end of the bill a new section pertaining to Protecting Servicemembers and Others.
3:50:44 P.M. H.R. 3192 The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
3:50:52 P.M. H.R. 3192 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Moulton motion to recommit with instructions, the Chair put the question on adopting the motion to recommit and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Moulton demanded the yeas and nays and pursuant to the order of the House of today, the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption until a time to be announced.
3:52:15 P.M. H. Res. 461 Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 461 — "Establishing a Select Investigative Panel of the Committee on Energy and Commerce."
3:55:30 P.M. H. Res. 461 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 461.
5:07:47 P.M. H. Res. 461 An amendment, offered by Ms. Foxx, to make sundry clarifications in the bill.
5:08:48 P.M. H. Res. 461 The previous question was ordered on the amendment (A001) without objection.
5:08:54 P.M. H. Res. 461 On agreeing to the Foxx amendment; Agreed to by voice vote.
5:36:34 P.M. H. Res. 461 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 242 - 184 (Roll no. 538).
5:36:35 P.M. H. Res. 461 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
5:36:47 P.M. MOMENT OF SILENCE - The House stood in a moment of silence to honor the victims of the C-130J plane crash in Afghanistan on Friday, October 2, 2015.
5:39:35 P.M. UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was on the motion to recommit H.R. 3192, which was debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
5:39:51 P.M. H.R. 3192 Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 3192 — "To provide for a temporary safe harbor from the enforcement of integrated disclosure requirements for mortgage loan transactions under the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act of 1974 and the Truth in Lending Act, and for other purposes."
5:46:41 P.M. H.R. 3192 On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 185 - 240 (Roll no. 539).
5:53:49 P.M. H.R. 3192 On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 303 - 121 (Roll no. 540).
5:53:50 P.M. H.R. 3192 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
5:54:26 P.M. Commission on Care - Pursuant to section 202(a) of the Veterans Access, Chioce, and Accountability Act of 2014 (Public Law 113-146), the Minority Leader appointed Ms. Lucretia M. McClenney, Locust Grove, Virginia.
5:55:35 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
6:15:00 P.M. SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
6:36:44 P.M. Mr. Woodall filed a report from the Committee on Rules on H. Res. 466.
6:37:29 P.M. SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House resumed with Special Order speeches.
7:14:06 P.M. Mr. Swalwell (CA) moved that the House do now adjourn.
7:14:16 P.M. On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
7:14:17 P.M. The House adjourned. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on October 8, 2015.
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