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Legislative Day of May 04, 2017

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9:00:00 A.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
9:00:14 A.M. Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.
9:01:33 A.M. SPEAKER'S APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL - The Chair announced that he had examined the Journal of the last day's proceedings and had approved it. Mr. Brown (MD) demanded that the question be put on agreeing to the Speaker's approval of the Journal and by voice vote, the Chair announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Brown (MD) demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of agreeing to the Speaker's approval of the Journal until later in the legislative day.
9:01:43 A.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. McNerney 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.
9:12:56 A.M. H. Res. 308 Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 308 — "Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2192) to amend the Public Health Service Act to eliminate the non-application of certain State waiver provisions to Members of Congress and congressional staff, and providing for further consideration of the bill (H.R. 1628) to provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2017."
9:14:04 A.M. H. Res. 308 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 308.
9:28:04 A.M. The House received a message from the Senate. The Senate passed H.J. Res. 66.
9:28:05 A.M. H. Res. 308 DEBATE - The House resumed with debate on H. Res. 308.
10:55:51 A.M. H. Res. 308 On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 235 - 193 (Roll no. 252).
11:03:51 A.M. H. Res. 308 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by recorded vote: 235 - 192 (Roll no. 253).
11:03:53 A.M. H. Res. 308 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
11:04:32 A.M. UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question on agreeing to the Speaker's approval of the Journal.
11:11:07 A.M. On approving the Journal Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 233 - 186, 2 Present (Roll no. 254).
11:11:36 A.M. H.R. 2192 Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 308. H.R. 2192 — "To amend the Public Health Service Act to eliminate the non-application of certain State waiver provisions to Members of Congress and congressional staff."
11:11:41 A.M. H.R. 2192 Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2192 and H.R. 1628. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2192 under a closed rule, with one hour of general debate and one motion to recommit. Rule also provides for further consideration of H.R. 1628 and provides that further amendments printed in House Report 115-109 be considered as adopted.
11:12:03 A.M. H.R. 2192 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 2192.
11:53:35 A.M. The House received a message from the Senate. The Senate passed H.R. 534 amended.
12:25:27 P.M. H.R. 2192 The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
12:26:11 P.M. H.R. 2192 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H.R. 2192, the Chair put the question on passage of the bill and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Burgess demanded the yeas and nays, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of passage of H.R. 2192 until later in the legislative day.
12:28:10 P.M. H.R. 1628 Pursuant to clause 1(c) of rule 19, the House resumed with further consideration of H.R. 1628.
12:28:11 P.M. H.R. 1628 Pursuant to H. Res. 308, further amendments printed in House Report 115-109 are considered as adopted.
12:29:01 P.M. H.R. 1628 DEBATE - The House resumed debate on H.R. 1628.
1:50:43 P.M. H.R. 1628 The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
1:51:25 P.M. H.R. 1628 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H.R. 1628, the Chair put the question on passage and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Scott (VA) demanded a recorded vote, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on passage of the bill until later in the legislative day.
1:51:53 P.M. UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question on passage of H.R. 2192 and H.R. 1628, and a motion to suspend the rules, all of which been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
1:52:13 P.M. H.R. 2192 Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 2192 — "To amend the Public Health Service Act to eliminate the non-application of certain State waiver provisions to Members of Congress and congressional staff."
2:11:19 P.M. H.R. 2192 On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 429 - 0 (Roll no. 255).
2:11:20 P.M. H.R. 2192 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2:11:45 P.M. H.R. 1628 Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 1628 — "To provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2017."
2:19:03 P.M. H.R. 1628 On passage Passed by recorded vote: 217 - 213 (Roll no. 256).
2:19:05 P.M. H.R. 1628 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2:19:13 P.M. H.R. 1644 Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 1644 — "To enhance sanctions with respect to transactions relating to North Korea, and for other purposes."
2:30:46 P.M. H.R. 1644 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 419 - 1 (Roll no. 257).
2:30:47 P.M. H.R. 1644 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2:31:01 P.M. H.R. 534 Mr. Emmer asked unanimous consent to take from the Speaker's Table and agree to the Senate amendment.
2:31:15 P.M. H.R. 534 On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection.
2:31:30 P.M. H.R. 534 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2:31:59 P.M. Mr. Emmer asked unanimous consent That, when the House adjourns on Thursday, May 4, 2017, it adjourn to meet at 9 a.m. on Monday, May 8, 2017. Agreed to without objection.
2:32:39 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
2:37:19 P.M. SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
2:52:27 P.M. The House received a message from the Senate. The Senate agreed to the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 244, and agreed to H. Con. Res. 53, without amendment.
2:52:28 P.M. SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House resumed Special Order speeches.
2:58:54 P.M. Mr. Rush moved that the House do now adjourn.
2:58:56 P.M. On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
2:58:57 P.M. The House adjourned pursuant to a previous special order. The next meeting is scheduled for 9:00 a.m. on May 8, 2017.
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