Thursday, June 28th

THURSDAY, JUNE 28TH
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 – 6:00 p.m.

One Minute Speeches (15 per side)

H.Res. __ – Resolution recommending that the House of Representatives find Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice, in contempt of Congress for refusal to comply with a subpoena duly issued by the committee on Oversight and Government Reform (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Darrell Issa / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

H.Res. 706 – Authorizing the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform to initiate or intervene in judicial proceedings to enforce certain subpoenas (Closed Rule, 20 Minutes of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Darrell Issa / Rules Committee)

Possible Completion of H.R. 5972 – Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013 (Open Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Tom Latham / Appropriations Committee

Postponed Amendment Votes (no more amendments may be offered to the bill):

Rep. Marsha Blackburn Amendment
Rep. Tom McClintock Amendment #13
Rep. James Lankford Amendment
Rep. Jeff Denham Amendment
Rep. Jeff Landry Amendment

Postponed Votes on Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.R. 5889 – Nuclear Terrorism Conventions Implementation and Safety of Maritime Navigation Act of 2012, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Lamar Smith / Judiciary Committee)

2) H.R. 3412
– To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1421 Veterans Memorial Drive in Abbeville, Louisiana, as the “Sergeant Richard Franklin Abshire Post Office Building” (Sponsored by Rep. Charles Boustany / Oversight and Government Reform)

3) H.R. 3501
– To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 125 Kerr Avenue in Rome City, Indiana, as the “SPC Nicholas Scott Hartge Post Office” (Sponsored by Rep. Marlin Stutzman / Oversight and Government Reform)

4) H.R. 3772
– To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 150 South Union Street in Canton, Mississippi, as the “First Sergeant Landres Cheeks Post Office Building” (Sponsored by Rep. Bennie Thompson / Oversight and Government Reform)

5) H.R. 3276
– To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2810 East Hillsborough Avenue in Tampa, Florida, as the “Reverend Abe Brown Post Office Building” (Sponsored by Rep. Kathy Castor / Oversight and Government Reform)

6) H.R. 4251
– Securing Maritime Activities through Risk-based Targeting for Port Security Act (Sponsored by Rep. Candice Miller / Homeland Security Committee)

7) H.R. 4005
– GAPS Act (Sponsored by Rep. Janice Hahn / Homeland Security Committee)

8) H.R. 1447
– Aviation Security Stakeholder Participation Act of 2011 (Sponsored by Rep. Bennie Thompson / Homeland Security Committee)

9) H.R. 5843
– To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to permit use of certain grant funds for training conducted in conjunction with a national laboratory or research facility (Sponsored by Rep. Daniel Lungren / Homeland Security Committee)

10) H.R. 3173
– To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to reform the process for the enrollment, activation, issuance, and renewal of a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) to require, in total, not more than one in-person visit to a designated enrollment center (Sponsored by Rep. Steve Scalise / Homeland Security Committee)

Special Orders

COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power Hearing on “EPA Proposal to Tighten National Standards for Fine Particulate Matter” (Thursday, June 28th, at 9:00 a.m.)