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Legislative Day of February 24, 2016

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10:00:46 A.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
10:00:50 A.M. The Speaker designated the Honorable John J. Duncan Jr. to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
10:01:05 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.
10:47:43 A.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 P.M. today.
12:00:53 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of February 24.
12:01:54 P.M. Today's prayer was offered by Bishop Perry Thompson, Freedom Chapel International Christian Center, Washington, DC.
12:02:23 P.M. The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
12:02:28 P.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Ms. Hahn to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
12:02:59 P.M. INTRODUCTION OF GUEST CHAPLAIN - The Chair recognized Mr. Rush of Illinois for the purpose of introducing today's guest Chaplain.
12:04:50 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.
12:26:51 P.M. The Speaker announced that votes on suspensions, if ordered, will be postponed until a time to be announced.
12:27:11 P.M. S. 238 Mr. Goodlatte moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. S. 238 — "To amend title 18, United States Code, to authorize the Director of the Bureau of Prisons to issue oleoresin capsicum spray to officers and employees of the Bureau of Prisons."
12:27:41 P.M. S. 238 Considered under suspension of the rules.
12:27:48 P.M. S. 238 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on S. 238.
12:48:35 P.M. S. 238 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
12:48:43 P.M. S. 238 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
12:49:16 P.M. H. Res. 618 Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 618 — "Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3624) to amend title 28, United States Code, to prevent fraudulent joinder."
12:51:30 P.M. H. Res. 618 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 618.
1:41:50 P.M. H. Res. 618 On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 237 - 180 (Roll no. 85).
1:48:32 P.M. H. Res. 618 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by recorded vote: 238 - 180 (Roll no. 86).
1:48:35 P.M. H. Res. 618 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
1:49:13 P.M. The Speaker laid before the House a message from the President transmitting a proclamation to modify and continue the national emergency declared in Proclamation 6867 and 7757. - referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs and ordered to be printed (H. Doc. 114-102).
1:54:33 P.M. The Speaker announced that votes on suspensions, if ordered, will be postponed until a time to be announced.
1:54:47 P.M. H.R. 3004 Mr. McClintock moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 3004 — "To amend the Gullah/Geechee Cultural Heritage Act to extend the authorization for the Gullah/Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission."
1:55:06 P.M. H.R. 3004 Considered under suspension of the rules.
1:55:09 P.M. H.R. 3004 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 3004.
2:02:27 P.M. H.R. 3004 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
2:02:33 P.M. H.R. 3004 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2:03:01 P.M. H.R. 2880 Mr. McClintock moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended. H.R. 2880 — "To redesignate the Martin Luther King, Junior, National Historic Site in the State of Georgia, and for other purposes."
2:03:32 P.M. H.R. 2880 Considered under suspension of the rules.
2:03:35 P.M. H.R. 2880 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2880.
2:14:00 P.M. H.R. 2880 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
2:14:06 P.M. H.R. 2880 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2:15:22 P.M. H.R. 1475 Mr. McClintock moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended. H.R. 1475 — "To authorize a Wall of Remembrance as part of the Korean War Veterans Memorial and to allow certain private contributions to fund that Wall of Remembrance."
2:15:25 P.M. H.R. 1475 Considered under suspension of the rules.
2:15:28 P.M. H.R. 1475 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1475.
2:36:57 P.M. H.R. 1475 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
2:36:58 P.M. H.R. 1475 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2:37:15 P.M. H.R. 812 Mr. McClintock moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended. H.R. 812 — "To provide for Indian trust asset management reform, and for other purposes."
2:37:41 P.M. H.R. 812 Considered under suspension of the rules.
2:37:45 P.M. H.R. 812 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 812.
2:54:52 P.M. H.R. 812 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
2:54:55 P.M. H.R. 812 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2:55:30 P.M. H.R. 3371 Mr. McClintock moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 3371 — "To adjust the boundary of the Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park to include the Wallis House and Harriston Hill, and for other purposes."
2:55:33 P.M. H.R. 3371 Considered under suspension of the rules.
2:55:45 P.M. H.R. 3371 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 3371.
3:04:15 P.M. H.R. 3371 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
3:04:20 P.M. H.R. 3371 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
3:05:01 P.M. H.R. 3620 Mr. McClintock moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 3620 — "To amend the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area Improvement Act to provide access to certain vehicles serving residents of municipalities adjacent to the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, and for other purposes."
3:05:03 P.M. H.R. 3620 Considered under suspension of the rules.
3:05:05 P.M. H.R. 3620 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 3620.
3:10:58 P.M. H.R. 3620 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
3:10:59 P.M. H.R. 3620 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
3:11:20 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
3:13:32 P.M. SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
3:37:01 P.M. Mr. Fortenberry moved that the House do now adjourn.
3:37:11 P.M. On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
3:37:15 P.M. The House adjourned. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on February 25, 2016.
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