THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 18TH
On Thursday, the House will convene at 9:00 a.m. and recess immediately. The House will meet at approximately 9:45 a.m. for the purpose of receiving, in a joint meeting with the Senate, the Honorable Petro Poroshenko, President of Ukraine. The House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. First votes expected: 1:00-2:00 p.m. Last votes expected: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
H.R. 4 – Jobs for America Act (Closed Rule, Two Hours of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Dave Camp / Ways and Means Committee / Budget Committee / Oversight and Government Reform Committee / Rules Committee / Judiciary Committee / Financial Services Committee / Agriculture Committee / Natural Resources Committee / Small Business Committee)
H.R 2 – American Energy Solutions for Lower Costs and More American Jobs Act (Closed Rule, Two Hours of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Lee Terry / Natural Resources Committee / Energy and Commerce Committee / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee / Judiciary Committee / Science, Space, and Technology Committee)
Special Order Speeches
COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
House Armed Services Committee hearing on “The Administration’s Strategy for the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL)” (Thursday, September 18th, at 11:15 a.m.)
Foreign Affairs Committee “The ISIS Threat: Weighing the Obama Administration’s Response” (Thursday, September 18th, at 11:30 a.m.)