Thursday, December 1st

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 1ST
On Thursday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.
First votes expected: 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Last votes expected: 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.

One Minute Speeches (15 per side)

H.R. 3463 – To reduce Federal spending and the deficit by terminating taxpayer financing of presidential election campaigns and party conventions and by terminating the Election Assistance Commission (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Gregg Harper / House Administration Committee / Ways and Means Committee)

H.R. 527 – Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2011 (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Lamar Smith / Judiciary Committee / Small Business Committee)

The rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments:

Rep. Mark Critz Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Amendment #4 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Steve Cohen Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Gary Peters Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Amendment #1 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Hank Johnson Amendment (10 minutes of debate)

Postponed Vote on H.Res. 364 – Designating room HVC 215 of the Capitol Visitor Center as the “Gabriel Zimmerman Meeting Room” (Suspension) (Sponsored by Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

Special Order Speeches

COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Markup of
Jumpstarting Opportunity with Broadband Spectrum (JOBS) Act of 2011
(Thursday, December 1st, 10:00 a.m.)