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Legislative Activities

House Floor Activities
Legislative Day of January 24, 2017

January 2017

Last Floor Action:
2:12:02 P.M. -H. Res. 55
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

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10:00:02 A.M. The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
10:00:10 A.M. The Speaker designated the Honorable Mike Bost to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
10:00:33 A.M. MORNING-HOUR DEBATE - The House proceeded with Morning-Hour Debate. At the conclusion of Morning-Hour, the House will recess until 12:00 p.m. for the start of legislative business.
10:40:48 A.M. The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 P.M. today.
12:00:28 P.M. The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of January 24.
12:00:30 P.M. Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.
12:01:16 P.M. The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
12:01:19 P.M. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Lawson of FL to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
12:02:03 P.M. The House received a communication from Representative Becerra wherein he resigns as a member of the House of Representatives effective on January 24, 2017.
12:03:19 P.M. ADJUSTMENT OF WHOLE HOUSE - Under clause 5(d) of Rule 20, the Chair announced to the House that, in light of the resignation of the gentleman from California, Mr. Becerra, the whole number of the House is 433.
12:03:30 P.M. ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speeches, which by direction of the Chair would be limited to 15 per side of the aisle.
12:36:18 P.M. H. Res. 55 Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 55 — "Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 7) to prohibit taxpayer funded abortions."
12:37:06 P.M. H. Res. 55 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 55.
2:05:30 P.M. H. Res. 55 On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (Roll no. 62).
2:12:01 P.M. H. Res. 55 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by recorded vote: (Roll no. 63).
2:12:02 P.M. H. Res. 55 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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