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Legislative Day of November 17, 2015

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10:00:03 A.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
10:00:09 A.M. The Speaker designated the Honorable Charles J. "Chuck" Fleischmann to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
10:00:38 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.
10:50:49 A.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 P.M. today.
12:00:07 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of November 17.
12:00:22 P.M. Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.
12:01:57 P.M. The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
12:02:02 P.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mrs. Brooks of IN to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
12:02:27 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.
12:31:22 P.M. H. Res. 526 Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 526 — "Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1737) to nullify certain guidance of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection and to provide requirements for guidance issued by the Bureau with respect to indirect auto lending; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 511) to clarify the rights of Indians and Indian tribes on Indian lands under the National Labor Relations Act; and for other purposes."
12:33:45 P.M. H. Res. 526 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 526.
1:30:12 P.M. H. Res. 526 On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 245 - 178 (Roll no. 629).
1:37:44 P.M. H. Res. 526 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 243 - 181 (Roll no. 630).
1:37:45 P.M. H. Res. 526 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
1:38:14 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.
1:38:23 P.M. H.R. 1694 Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 1694 — "To amend MAP-21 to improve contracting opportunities for veteran-owned small business concerns, and for other purposes."
1:44:10 P.M. H.R. 1694 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 285 - 138 (Roll no. 631).
1:44:12 P.M. H.R. 1694 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
1:45:36 P.M. H.R. 3114 Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 3114 — "To provide funds to the Army Corps of Engineers to hire veterans and members of the Armed Forces to assist the Corps with curation and historic preservation activities, and for other purposes."
1:52:04 P.M. H.R. 3114 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 422 - 3 (Roll no. 632).
1:52:05 P.M. H.R. 3114 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
1:52:58 P.M. S. 1177 Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 526, S. 1177 is considered passed House as amended.
1:53:05 P.M. H.R. 511 Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 526. H.R. 511 — "To clarify the rights of Indians and Indian tribes on Indian lands under the National Labor Relations Act."
1:53:10 P.M. H.R. 511 Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 1737 and H.R. 511. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. For the purposes of requesting a conference with the Senate, the resolution provides that the House has taken S. 1177 from the Speaker's table, adopts an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of H.R. 5, as passed by the House and adopts S. 1177, as amended. The resolution makes in order only those amendments to H.R. 1737 printed in the report. H.R. 511 shall be considered under a closed rule.
1:53:56 P.M. H.R. 511 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 511.
3:02:01 P.M. H.R. 511 The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
3:03:18 P.M. H.R. 511 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to clause 8 of rule 20, the Speaker postponed further proceedings on H.R. 511.
3:04:06 P.M. S. 1177 Mr. Kline moved that the House insist upon its amendment, and request a conference.
3:04:35 P.M. S. 1177 On motion that the House insist upon its amendment, and request a conference Agreed to by voice vote.
3:04:39 P.M. S. 1177 The Speaker appointed conferees: Kline, Foxx, Roe of Tennessee, Thompson of Pennsylvania, Guthrie, Rokita, Messer, Grothman, Russell, Curbelo of Florida, Scott of Virginia, Davis of California, Fudge, Polis, Wilson of Florida, Bonamici, and Clark of Massachusetts.
3:04:49 P.M. H.R. 511 Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 511 — "To clarify the rights of Indians and Indian tribes on Indian lands under the National Labor Relations Act."
3:35:16 P.M. H.R. 511 On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 249 - 177 (Roll no. 633).
3:35:17 P.M. H.R. 511 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
3:36:03 P.M. The Speaker announced that votes on suspensions, if ordered, will be postponed until a time to be announced.
3:36:18 P.M. H. Res. 524 Mr. Royce moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended. H. Res. 524 — "Condemning in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks in Paris, France, on November 13, 2015, that resulted in the loss of at least 129 lives."
3:36:58 P.M. H. Res. 524 Considered under suspension of the rules.
3:36:59 P.M. H. Res. 524 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 524.
4:15:21 P.M. H. Res. 524 On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
4:15:30 P.M. H. Res. 524 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
4:16:30 P.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is subject to the call of the Chair.
5:21:28 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of November 17.
5:21:37 P.M. Mr. Stivers filed a report from the Committee on Rules on H. Res. 529.
5:22:59 P.M. The Speaker laid before the House a message from the President transmitting a notification of the 2015 National Drug Control Strategy. - referred to the Committees on Agriculture, Armed Services, Education and the Workforce, Energy and Commerce, Financial Services, Foreign Affairs, Homeland Security, the Judiciary, Natural Resources, Oversight and Government Reform, Transportation and Infrastructure, Veterans' Affairs, Ways and Means, and the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and ordered to be printed (H. Doc. 114-79).
5:26:00 P.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is subject to the call of the Chair.
10:10:02 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of November 17.
10:14:01 P.M. H.R. 22 SENATE NOTIFICATION - The Chair announced that the Senate would be notified of the appointment of additional conferees.
10:15:21 P.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now adjourn. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on November 18, 2015.
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