Thursday, September 20th

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20TH
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: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

One Minute Speeches

H.J.Res. 118 – Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Office of Family Assistance of the Administration for Children and Families of the Department of Health and Human Services relating to waiver and expenditure authority under section 1115 of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1315) with respect to the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Dave Camp / Ways and Means Committee / Education and the Workforce Committee)

H.R. 6429 – STEM Jobs Act of 2012 (Suspension, 40 minutes of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Lamar Smith / Judiciary Committee)

Begin Consideration of H.R. 3409 – Stop the War on Coal Act of 2012, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Bill Johnson / Natural Resources Committee / Energy and Commerce Committee / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

The rule provides for one hour of debate and makes in order the following amendments:

Rep. Edward Markey Amendment #13 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Larry Bucshon Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Henry Waxman Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Mike Kelly Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Edward Markey Amendment #12 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Dan Benishek Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Andy Harris Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. David McKinley Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Edward Markey Amendment #11 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Peter DeFazio Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Reps. Rick Berg, Jeff Flake, Paul Gosar and James Lankford Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Paul Gosar Amendment (10 minutes of debate)

Postponed Vote on H.R. 5987 – Manhattan Project National Historical Park Act, as amended (Suspension) (Sponsored by Rep. Doc Hastings / Natural Resources Committee)

Special Order Speeches

COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Judiciary Committee hearing on “Regulation Nation: The Obama Administration’s Regulatory
Expansion vs. Jobs and Economic Recovery
” (Thursday, September 20, at 10:00 a.m.)