Thursday, October 6th
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6TH
On Thursday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business.
First votes expected: 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Last votes expected: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
One Minute Speeches (5 per side)
Complete Consideration of H.R. 2681 – Cement Sector Regulatory Relief Act of 2011 (Modified Open Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. John Sullivan / Energy and Commerce Committee)
Postponed Amendment Votes:
Rep. Steve Cohen Amendment #23
Rep. Steve William Keating Amendment #5
Rep. Donna Edwards Amendment #3
H.R. 2250 – EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011 (Modified Open Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Morgan Griffith / Energy and Commerce Committee)
The rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order only those amendments that have been preprinted in the Congressional Record.
Special Order Speeches
COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Ways and Means Subcommittee on Human Resources Hearing on “Moving from Unemployment Checks to Paychecks: Assessing the President’s Proposals to Help the Long-Term Unemployed”
(Thursday, October 6th, 9:00 a.m.)