Tuesday, April 17th

TUESDAY, APRIL 17TH
On Tuesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. First votes expected: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Last votes expected: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

One Minute Speeches (15 per side)

H.R. 4089 – Sportsmen’s Heritage Act of 2012 (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Jeff Miller / Natural Resources Committee / Agriculture Committee / Energy and Commerce Committee)

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

Rep. Doc Hastings Manager’s Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Rush Holt Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Raul Grijalva Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Gary Peters Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. John Fleming Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Tim Bishop Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Martin Heinrich Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Virginia Foxx Amendment (10 minutes of debate)

Postponed Votes on Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.R. 1815 – Lena Horne Recognition Act (Sponsored by Rep. Alcee Hastings / Financial Services Committee)

2) H.R. 2453
– Mark Twain Commemorative Coin Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer / Financial Services Committee)

Special Order Speeches

COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Science, Space, and Technology Committee Hearing on “Tapping America’s Unconventional Oil Resources for Job Creation and Affordable Domestic Energy: Technology and Policy Pathways
(Tuesday, April 17th, at 10:00 a.m.)