Thursday, February 10th

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

One Minute Speeches (15 per side)

H.Res. 79 – A resolution providing for consideration of H.R. 514, To extend expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 and Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 relating to access to business records, individual terrorists as agents of foreign powers, and roving wiretaps until December 8, 2011 (Special Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. David Dreier / Rules Committee)

Begin Consideration of H. Res. 72 – Directing certain standing committees to inventory and review existing, pending, and proposed regulations and orders from agencies of the Federal Government, particularly with respect to their effect on jobs and economic growth (Closed Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Pete Sessions / Rules Committee)

The rule provides for nine hours and 30 minutes of debate with the time allotted in the following manner:

Small Business Committee (30 minutes of debate)
Energy and Commerce Committee (60 minutes of debate)
Transportation and Infrastructure Committee (60 minutes of debate)
Financial Services Committee (60 minutes of debate)
Natural Resources Committee (60 minutes of debate)
Ways and Means Committee (60 minutes of debate)
Judiciary Committee (60 minutes of debate)
Education and the Workforce Committee (30 minutes of debate)
Agriculture Committee (60 minutes of debate)
Oversight and Government Reform Committee (60 minutes of debate)
Majority Leader / Minority Leader (30 minutes of debate)

Special Order Speeches

COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Oversight and Government Reform Committee Hearing on
Regulatory Impediments to Job Creation
(Thursday, February 10th at 9:30 a.m.)