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Legislative Day of September 15, 2016

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9:00:38 A.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
9:00:54 A.M. Today's prayer was offered by Dr. Ted Traylor, Olive Baptist Church, Pensacola, FL.
9:02:39 A.M. The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
9:02:41 A.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Lowenthal to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
9:03:12 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.
9:15:14 A.M. H.R. 5351 Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 863. H.R. 5351 — "To prohibit the transfer of any individual detained at United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba."
9:15:19 A.M. H.R. 5351 Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 5351 and H.R. 5226. Rule provides for one hour of debate on both H.R. 5351 and H.R. 5226.
9:16:13 A.M. H.R. 5351 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 5351.
10:07:48 A.M. H.R. 5351 The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
10:36:17 A.M. H.R. 5351 On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 244 - 174 (Roll no. 520).
10:36:19 A.M. H.R. 5351 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
10:39:42 A.M. COLLOQUY ON 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.
10:54:23 A.M. Mr. McCarthy asked unanimous consent That, when the House adjourns on Thursday, September 15, 2016, it adjourn to meet at 2 p.m. on Monday, September 19, 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.
10:54:27 A.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
10:54:55 A.M. SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
12:20:13 P.M. Ms. Gabbard moved that the House do now adjourn.
12:20:21 P.M. On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
12:20:23 P.M. The House adjourned pursuant to a previous special order. The next meeting is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on September 19, 2016.
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