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Legislative Day of June 16, 2016

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9:00:41 A.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
9:00:45 A.M. Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.
9:01:45 A.M. The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
9:01:47 A.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Courtney to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
9:02:07 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.
9:14:53 A.M. The House received a message from the Clerk. Purusant 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 June 16, 2016 at 8:45 a.m.: That the Senate passed S. 2943 and S. Res. 493.
9:15:19 A.M. The Speaker announced that votes on suspensions, if ordered, will be postponed until a time to be announced.
9:16:00 A.M. H.R. 5471 Mr. McCaul moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 5471 — "To combat terrorist recruitment in the United States, and for other purposes."
9:16:02 A.M. H.R. 5471 Considered under suspension of the rules.
9:16:04 A.M. H.R. 5471 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 5471.
10:15:07 A.M. H.R. 5471 At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
10:15:53 A.M. H.R. 5293 Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 5293 — "Making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017, and for other purposes."
10:16:47 A.M. H.R. 5293 The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
10:17:53 A.M. H.R. 5293 An amendment, offered by Mr. Yoho, numbered 41 printed in House Report 114-623 to block funds from being used to engage in hostilities in Libya in contravention of the War Powers Resolution.
10:17:55 A.M. H.R. 5293 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 783, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Yoho amendment No. 41.
10:27:34 A.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Yoho amendment; Failed by voice vote.
10:27:58 A.M. H.R. 5293 An amendment, offered by Ms. Gabbard, numbered 42 printed in House Report 114-623 to prohibit funds appropriated under this act from being used to fund assistance authorized by Section 1209 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015.
10:28:51 A.M. H.R. 5293 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 783, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gabbard amendment No. 42.
10:37:20 A.M. H.R. 5293 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Gabbard amendment No. 42, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Gabbard demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
10:37:48 A.M. H.R. 5293 An amendment, offered by Mr. McGovern, numbered 44 printed in House Report 114-623 to prohibit funds being obligated for combat operations in Iraq or Syria unless an AUMF is enacted.
10:38:17 A.M. H.R. 5293 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 783, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McGovern amendment No. 44.
10:49:14 A.M. H.R. 5293 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the McGovern amendment No. 44, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Frelinghuysen demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
10:49:47 A.M. H.R. 5293 An amendment, offered by Ms. Lee, numbered 45 printed in House Report 114-623 to prohibit the use of funds for the 2001 AUMF beginning on April 30, 2017.
10:50:18 A.M. H.R. 5293 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 783, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lee amendment No. 45.
11:00:52 A.M. H.R. 5293 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Lee amendment No. 45, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Lee demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
11:01:08 A.M. H.R. 5293 An amendment, offered by Mr. Polis, numbered 46 printed in House Report 114-623 to reduce the total amount appropriated by 1% excluding military personnel and the Defense Health Program account.
11:01:29 A.M. H.R. 5293 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 783, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Polis amendment No. 46.
11:09:43 A.M. H.R. 5293 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Polis amendment No. 46, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Polis demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
11:10:16 A.M. H.R. 5293 An amendment, offered by Ms. McSally, No. 48 printed in House Report 114-623 to limit the Defense Department from using money to have musical military units perform in an official capacity for certain entertainment purposes in 10 U.S.C. 974, including dinners, dances, and social events.
11:10:18 A.M. H.R. 5293 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 783, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McSally amendment No. 48.
11:16:25 A.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the McSally amendment; Agreed to by voice vote.
11:17:10 A.M. H.R. 5293 An amendment, offered by Mr. Barletta, No. 74 printed in House Report 114-623 to prohibit funding from being used to enter into contracts for the procurement of energy or fuel for military installations if such energy or fuel originates from the Russian Federation.
11:17:13 A.M. H.R. 5293 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 783, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Barletta amendment No. 74.
11:24:16 A.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Barletta amendment; Agreed to by voice vote.
11:24:43 A.M. H.R. 5293 An amendment, offered by Mr. Smith (NE), No. 75 printed in House Report 114-623 to prohibit DOD from excluding meat from their Food Service Program Manual.
11:24:52 A.M. H.R. 5293 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 783, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Smith (NE) amendment No. 75.
11:31:19 A.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Smith (NE) amendment; Agreed to by voice vote.
11:31:27 A.M. H.R. 5293 UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question of adoption of amendments which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
11:59:51 A.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Shuster amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 205 - 216 (Roll no. 306).
12:03:04 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Ellison amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 172 - 248 (Roll no. 307).
12:06:52 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Rogers (AL) amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 177 - 243 (Roll no. 308).
12:09:51 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Quigley amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 159 - 261 (Roll no. 309).
12:13:44 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the O'Rourke amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 157 - 263 (Roll no. 310).
12:18:28 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Huffman amendment; Agreed to by recorded vote: 268 - 153 (Roll no. 311).
12:21:41 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Poe (TX) amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 191 - 230 (Roll no. 312).
12:25:42 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Sanford amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 155 - 265 (Roll no. 313).
12:28:37 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Buck amendment; Agreed to by recorded vote: 216 - 205 (Roll no. 314).
12:32:09 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Byrne amendment; Agreed to by recorded vote: 223 - 198 (Roll no. 315).
12:35:21 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the King (IA) amendment; Agreed to by recorded vote: 221 - 200 (Roll no. 316).
12:38:11 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Gosar amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 210 - 211 (Roll no. 317).
12:41:14 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the King (IA) amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 207 - 214 (Roll no. 318).
12:44:25 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Lamborn amendment; Agreed to by recorded vote: 245 - 175 (Roll no. 319).
12:47:21 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Massie amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 48 - 372 (Roll no. 320).
12:50:19 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Massie amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 198 - 222 (Roll no. 321).
12:53:14 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the McClintock amendment; Agreed to by recorded vote: 221 - 197 (Roll no. 322).
12:56:22 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Mulvaney amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 112 - 306 (Roll no. 323).
1:00:34 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the DeSantis amendment; Agreed to by recorded vote: 226 - 194 (Roll no. 324).
1:02:54 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Rohrabacher amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 84 - 336 (Roll no. 325).
1:05:52 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Walberg amendment; Agreed to by recorded vote: 218 - 201 (Roll no. 326).
1:09:08 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Conyers amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 204 - 216 (Roll no. 327).
1:12:05 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Gabbard amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 135 - 283 (Roll no. 328).
1:15:05 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the McGovern amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 135 - 285 (Roll no. 329).
1:17:59 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Lee amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 146 - 274 (Roll no. 330).
1:21:17 P.M. H.R. 5293 On agreeing to the Polis amendment; Failed by recorded vote: 69 - 351 (Roll no. 331).
1:21:26 P.M. H.R. 5293 The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 5293.
1:21:48 P.M. H.R. 5293 The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
1:22:02 P.M. H.R. 5293 The House adopted the amendment in the nature of a substitute as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
1:28:05 P.M. H.R. 5293 On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 282 - 138 (Roll no. 332).
1:28:07 P.M. H.R. 5293 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
1:28:11 P.M. UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question on adoption of motions to suspend the rules which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
1:28:16 P.M. H.R. 5471 Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 5471 — "To combat terrorist recruitment in the United States, and for other purposes."
1:39:22 P.M. H.R. 5471 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 402 - 15 (Roll no. 333).
1:39:24 P.M. H.R. 5471 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
1:40:00 P.M. UNANIMOUS CONSENT-OUTLINING ADMENDMENT PROCESS - Mr. Woodall asked unanimous consent that the deadline to submit amendments for H.R. 4768 has been set at 10am, Monday, June 20, 2016 and the dealine to submit amendments for H.R. 5485 has been set for noon on the same day.
1:40:01 P.M. COLLOQUY ON THE HOUSE SCHEDULE - The Chair recognized Mr. Hoyer for the purpose of engaging in colloquy on the expectations regarding the legislative schedule for the House during the upcoming week.
2:06:17 P.M. Mr. McCarthy asked unanimous consent That, when the House adjourns on Thursday, June 16, 2016, it adjourn to meet at 2 p.m. on Monday, June 20, 2016, and that the order of the House of January 5, 2016, regarding morning-hour debate not apply on that day. Agreed to without objection.
2:07:12 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
2:18:53 P.M. SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
3:35:52 P.M. Mr. Franks (AZ) moved that the House do now adjourn.
3:36:01 P.M. On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
3:36:02 P.M. The House adjourned pursuant to a previous special order. The next meeting is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on June 20, 2016.
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