Tuesday, July 12th

TUESDAY, JULY 12TH
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: 1:30 – 3:00 p.m. Last votes expected: 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

One Minute Speeches (15 per side)

Begin Consideration of H.R. 1309 – Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2011 (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Judy Biggert / Financial Services Committee)

The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments and allows for the Chairman or his designee to offer amendments en bloc:

Rep. Judy Biggert Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Spencer Bachus Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Jackie Speier Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Jeff Flake Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Reps. Ros-Lehtinen / Rivera / Wilson (FL) / Hinojosa / Holt Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Doris Matsui Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Reps. Lee Terry / Rick Berg Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Maxine Waters Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Steven Palazzo Amendment #27 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Tim Walberg Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Dennis Cardoza Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Dan Burton / Pete Stark Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. James McGovern Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Kevin Brady Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Henry Cuellar Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Reps. Sherman / Bachus / Meeks / Gregory Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. David Loebsack Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Steven Palazzo Amendment #28 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Lynn Westmoreland Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Candice Miller Amendment #5 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Quico Canseco Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Bobby Scott Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Tim Walz Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Candice Miller Amendment #7 (10 minutes of debate)

Continue Consideration of H.R. 2354 – Energy and Water Appropriations Act, 2012 (Open Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen / Appropriations Committee)

The rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order any amendment offered that complies with the House rules.

Postponed Amendment Votes:

Rep. Pete Sessions Amendment
Rep. James Moran Amendment
Rep. Ed Markey Amendment
Rep. Doug Lamborn Amendment
Rep. Gerald Connolly Amendment
Rep. Brad Miller Amendment
Rep. Paul Broun Amendment
Rep. Peter Welch Amendment
Rep. Mike Pompeo Amendment
Rep. Paul Tonko Amendment
Rep. Scott Garrett Amendment
Rep. David Wu Amendment
Rep. Tom McClinktock Amendment
Rep. Adam Schiff Amendment
Rep. John Garamendi Amendment

Postponed Vote H.R. 2417 – Better Use of Light Bulbs (BULB) Act (Suspension) (Sponsored by Rep. Joe Barton / Energy and Commerce Committee)

Special Order Speeches

COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Budget Committee Hearing on “Medicare’s Future: An Examination of the Independent Payment Advisory Board” (Tuesday, July 12th, at 10:00 a.m.)