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Legislative Day of June 10, 2016

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9:00:04 A.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
9:00:05 A.M. The Speaker designated the Honorable Ted Poe to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
9:00:38 A.M. Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.
9:01:41 A.M. The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
9:01:45 A.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Ms. DelBene to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
9:02:03 A.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speeches which by direction of the Chair, would be limited to 5 per side of the aisle.
9:16:03 A.M. H. Con. Res. 89 Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 767. H. Con. Res. 89 — "Expressing the sense of Congress that a carbon tax would be detrimental to the United States economy."
9:16:08 A.M. H. Con. Res. 89 Resolution provides for consideration of H.R. 4775, H. Con. Res. 89, and H. Con. Res. 112.
9:16:47 A.M. H. Con. Res. 89 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Con. Res. 89.
10:17:47 A.M. H. Con. Res. 89 The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
10:18:07 A.M. H. Con. Res. 89 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At conclusion of debate on H. Con. Res. 89, the Chair put the question on agreeing to the resolution and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mrs. Black demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on agreeing to the resolution until later in the legislative day.
10:18:34 A.M. H. Con. Res. 112 Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 767. H. Con. Res. 112 — "Expressing the sense of Congress opposing the President's proposed $10 tax on every barrel of oil."
10:18:39 A.M. H. Con. Res. 112 Resolution provides for consideration of H.R. 4775, H. Con. Res. 89, and H. Con. Res. 112.
10:19:26 A.M. H. Con. Res. 112 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Con. Res. 112.
11:12:13 A.M. H. Con. Res. 112 The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
11:12:36 A.M. H. Con. Res. 112 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At conclusion of debate on H. Con. Res. 112, the Chair put the question on agreeing to the resolution and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Boustany demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on agreeing to the resolution until later in the legislative day.
11:14:25 A.M. H.R. 5325 Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 5325 — "Making appropriations for the Legislative Branch for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017, and for other purposes."
11:14:36 A.M. H.R. 5325 The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
11:14:51 A.M. H.R. 5325 An amendment, offered by Mr. Gosar, numbered 8 printed in House Report 114-611 to prohibit any funds for delivering printed copies of the United States House of Representatives Telephone Directory to the office of any Member of the House of Representatives
11:15:09 A.M. H.R. 5325 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 771, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gosar amendment No. 8.
11:18:14 A.M. H.R. 5325 On agreeing to the Gosar amendment; Agreed to by voice vote.
11:18:21 A.M. H.R. 5325 An amendment, offered by Mr. Gosar, numbered 9 printed in House Report 114-611 to prohibit any funds for delivering printed copies of the President's Budget to the office of any Member of the House of Representatives.
11:18:37 A.M. H.R. 5325 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 771, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gosar amendment No. 9.
11:22:06 A.M. H.R. 5325 On agreeing to the Gosar amendment; Agreed to by voice vote.
11:22:16 A.M. H.R. 5325 An amendment, offered by Mr. Grayson, numbered 10 printed in House Report 114-611 to expand the list of parties with whom the federal government is prohibited from contracting due to serious misconduct on the part of the contractors.
11:22:33 A.M. H.R. 5325 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 771, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Grayson amendment No. 10.
11:24:19 A.M. H.R. 5325 On agreeing to the Grayson amendment; Agreed to by voice vote.
11:24:30 A.M. H.R. 5325 An amendment, offered by Mr. Takano, numbered 11 printed in House Report 114-611 to appropriate $2.5 million to re-institute the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA), offset from funds from the Architect of the Capitol's Capital Construction and Operations Account.
11:24:32 A.M. H.R. 5325 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 771, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Takano amendment No. 11.
11:33:43 A.M. H.R. 5325 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Takano amendment No. 11, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Takano demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced
11:34:09 A.M. H.R. 5325 An amendment, offered by Mr. Russell, numbered 12 printed in House Report 114-611 to prohibit use of funds under this Act to be used to deliver a printed copy of the Federal Register to a Member of the House of Representatives
11:34:30 A.M. H.R. 5325 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 771, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Russell amendment No. 12.
11:37:39 A.M. H.R. 5325 On agreeing to the Russell amendment; Agreed to by voice vote.
11:37:59 A.M. H.R. 5325 An amendment, offered by Mr. Pearce, numbered 13 printed in House Report 114-611 to reduce the Office of Congressional Ethics budget to FY16 levels and transfers remaining funds to the deficit reduction account.
11:38:44 A.M. H.R. 5325 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 771, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Pearce amendment No. 13.
11:48:22 A.M. H.R. 5325 POSTPONED PROCCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Pearce amendment No. 13, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mrs. Wasserman Schultz demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
12:09:48 P.M. H.R. 5325 On agreeing to the Ellison amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 157 - 241 (Roll no. 289).
12:13:05 P.M. H.R. 5325 On agreeing to the Blackburn amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 165 - 237 (Roll no. 290).
12:16:48 P.M. H.R. 5325 On agreeing to the Takano amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 179 - 223 (Roll no. 291).
12:21:31 P.M. H.R. 5325 On agreeing to the Pearce amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 137 - 270 (Roll no. 292).
12:21:56 P.M. H.R. 5325 The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 5325.
12:22:09 P.M. H.R. 5325 The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
12:23:25 P.M. H.R. 5325 Mr. Castro (TX) moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Appropriations.
12:23:36 P.M. H.R. 5325 DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Castro(TX) 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 decrease the Capitol Construction and Operations account by $200,000 and increase the Library of Congress Salaries and Expenses by a similar amount.
12:31:32 P.M. H.R. 5325 The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
12:38:10 P.M. H.R. 5325 On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by recorded vote: 170 - 237 (Roll no. 293).
12:45:06 P.M. H.R. 5325 On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 233 - 175 (Roll no. 294).
12:45:07 P.M. H.R. 5325 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
12:45:08 P.M. UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question on agreeing to H. Con. Res. 89 and H. Con. Res. 112 which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
12:45:18 P.M. H. Con. Res. 89 Considered as unfinished business. H. Con. Res. 89 — "Expressing the sense of Congress that a carbon tax would be detrimental to the United States economy."
12:51:46 P.M. H. Con. Res. 89 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 237 - 163, 2 Present (Roll no. 295).
12:51:47 P.M. H. Con. Res. 89 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
12:51:59 P.M. H. Con. Res. 112 Considered as unfinished business. H. Con. Res. 112 — "Expressing the sense of Congress opposing the President's proposed $10 tax on every barrel of oil."
12:58:39 P.M. H. Con. Res. 112 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 253 - 144, 2 Present (Roll no. 296).
12:58:41 P.M. H. Con. Res. 112 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
12:59:09 P.M. COLLOQUY ON HOUSE SCHEDULE - The Chair recognized Mr. Hoyer for the purpose of engaging in a colloquy with Mr. McCarthy on the expectations regarding the legislative schedule for the House during the upcoming week.
1:16:49 P.M. Mr. McCarthy asked unanimous consent That when the House adjourns on Friday, June 10, 2016, it adjourn to meet at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, June 13, 2016, for Morning-Hour Debate. Agreed to without objection.
1:17:42 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
1:31:36 P.M. SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
2:19:14 P.M. Mr. Gohmert moved that the House do now adjourn.
2:19:24 P.M. On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
2:19:25 P.M. The House adjourned pursuant to a previous special order. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 p.m. on June 13, 2016.
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