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Legislative Day of October 31, 2017

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12:00:00 P.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
12:00:09 P.M. The Speaker designated the Honorable A. Drew Ferguson IV to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
12:00:58 P.M. MORNING-HOUR DEBATE - The House proceeded with Morning-Hour Debate. At the conclusion of Morning-Hour, the House will recess until 2:00 p.m. for the start of legislative business.
12:19:19 P.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for 2:00 P.M. today.
2:00:19 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of October 31.
2:00:23 P.M. Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.
2:01:43 P.M. The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
2:01:44 P.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Wilson of SC to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
2:02:01 P.M. The House received a message from the Clerk. Pursuant 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 October 27, 2017 at 9:48 a.m.: That the Senate agreed to the House amendment to S. 782 and the Senate agreed to S. Con. Res. 28.
2:03:00 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speeches.
2:04:51 P.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for approximately 5:00 P.M. today.
5:00:31 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of October 31.
5:00:41 P.M. The Speaker announced that votes on suspensions, if ordered, will be postponed until a time to be announced.
5:01:07 P.M. H.R. 2921 Mr. Crawford moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 2921 — "To establish a vegetation management pilot program on National Forest System land to better protect utility infrastructure from passing wildfire, and for other purposes."
5:01:09 P.M. H.R. 2921 Considered under suspension of the rules.
5:01:10 P.M. H.R. 2921 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2921.
5:07:13 P.M. H.R. 2921 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
5:07:14 P.M. H.R. 2921 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
5:07:26 P.M. H.R. 2941 Mr. Crawford moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 2941 — "To provide for the conveyance of certain National Forest System land within Kisatchie National Forest in the State of Louisiana."
5:07:38 P.M. H.R. 2941 Considered under suspension of the rules.
5:07:39 P.M. H.R. 2941 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2941.
5:10:29 P.M. H.R. 2941 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
5:10:31 P.M. H.R. 2941 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
5:10:45 P.M. H.R. 3567 Mr. Crawford moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 3567 — "To authorize the purchase of a small parcel of Natural Resources Conservation Service property in Riverside, California, by the Riverside Corona Resource Conservation District, and for other purposes."
5:10:57 P.M. H.R. 3567 Considered under suspension of the rules.
5:10:58 P.M. H.R. 3567 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 3567.
5:16:21 P.M. H.R. 3567 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
5:16:23 P.M. H.R. 3567 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
5:19:37 P.M. H.R. 2521 Mr. Crawford moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill. H.R. 2521 — "To amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to include South Carolina as a part of the Virginia/Carolina peanut producing region for purposes of appointment to the Peanut Standards Board."
5:19:48 P.M. H.R. 2521 Considered under suspension of the rules.
5:19:49 P.M. H.R. 2521 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2521.
5:23:54 P.M. H.R. 2521 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.
5:24:35 P.M. The Speaker laid before the House a message from the President transmitting a notification continuing the national emergency with respect to Sudan. - referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs and ordered to be printed (H. Doc. 115-75).
5:26:47 P.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for approximately 6:30 p.m. today.
6:30:27 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of October 31.
6:30:42 P.M. H.R. 2521 Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 2521 — "To amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to include South Carolina as a part of the Virginia/Carolina peanut producing region for purposes of appointment to the Peanut Standards Board."
6:56:29 P.M. H.R. 2521 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 394 - 1 (Roll no. 591).
6:56:30 P.M. H.R. 2521 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
6:57:26 P.M. Mr. Newhouse filed a report from the Committee on Rules on H. Res. 595.
6:58:57 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
7:17:07 P.M. Mr. Massie moved that the House do now adjourn.
7:17:18 P.M. On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
7:17:19 P.M. The House adjourned. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on November 1, 2017.
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