Thursday, October 13th

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13TH
On Thursday, the House will meet at 9:30 a.m. for morning hour and 11:30 a.m. for legislative business. By approximately 2:30 p.m., the House will recess and then reconvene at approximately 4:00 p.m. for the purpose of receiving, in a joint meeting with the Senate, the Honorable Lee Myung-bak, President of South Korea. First votes expected: 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Last votes expected: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

One Minutes Speeches (15 per side)

H.R. 358 – Protect Life Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Joseph Pitts / Energy and Commerce Committee / Ways and Means Committee)

Complete Consideration of H.R. 2250 – EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011 (Modified Open Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Morgan Griffith / Energy and Commerce Committee)

Postponed Amendment Vote:

Rep. Steve Cohen Amendment #22

Special Order Speeches

COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Foreign Affairs Committee Markup on “H.R. 2829, To promote transparency, accountability, and reform within the United Nations system, and for other purposes” (Thursday, October 13th, 2:00 p.m.)