Thursday, March 1st
THURSDAY, MARCH 1ST
On Thursday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business.
First and last votes expected: 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
One Minute Speeches (5 per side)
H.Res. 562 – Directing the Office of the Historian to compile oral histories from Members of the House of Representatives involved in the historic and annual Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, marches, as well as the civil rights movement in general, for the purposes of expanding or augmenting the historic record and for public dissemination and education (Unanimous Consent Agreement, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Terri Sewell / House Administration Committee)
Postponed Votes on Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:
1) S. 1134 – St. Croix River Crossing Project Authorization Act (Sponsored by Sen. Amy Klobuchar / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee / Natural Resources Committee / Budget Committee)
2) H.Res. 556 – Condemning the Government of Iran for its continued persecution, imprisonment, and sentencing of Youcef Nadarkhani on the charge of apostasy, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Joseph Pitts / Foreign Affairs Committee)
Special Order Speeches
COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Armed Services Committee Hearing on “Fiscal Year 2013 National Defense Authorization Budget Request from U.S. European Command and U.S. Africa Command”
(Thursday, March 1, at 10:00 a.m.)