Tuesday, July 31st

TUESDAY, JULY 31ST
On Tuesday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business.  Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.


One Minute Speeches

 

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

 

1) H.R. 828 – Federal Employee Tax Accountability Act of 2011, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Jason Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

2) S. 679
– Presidential Appointment Efficiency and Streamlining Act of 2011 (Sponsored by Sen. Chuck Schumer / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

3) H.R. 4365 – To amend title 5, United States Code, to make clear that accounts in the Thrift Savings Funds are subject to certain Federal tax levies, as amended
(Sponsored by Rep. Ann Marie Buerkle / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

4) S. 300 – Government Charge Card Abuse Prevention Act of 2011, as amended
(Sponsored by Sen. Chuck Grassley / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

5) Concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 1627 – Honoring American Veterans Act of 2011
(Sponsored by Rep. Jeff Miller / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

6) H.R. 4073 – To authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to accept the quitclaim, disclaimer, and relinquishment of a railroad right of way within and adjacent to Pike National Forest in El Paso County, Colorado, originally granted to the Mt. Manitou Park and Incline Railway Company pursuant to the Act of March 3, 1875 (Sponsored by Rep. Doug Lamborn / Natural Resources Committee)

7) H.R. 3641 – Pinnacles National Park Act (Sponsored by Rep. Sam Farr / Natural Resources Committee)

8) H.R. 3706 – To create the Office of Chief Financial Officer of the Government of the Virgin Islands, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Del. Donna Christensen / Natural Resources Committee)

9) S. 270 – La Pine Land Conveyance Act (Sponsored by Sen. Ron Wyden / Natural Resources Committee)

10) S. 271 – Wallowa Forest Service Compound Conveyance Act (Sponsored by Sen. Ron Wyden / Natural Resources Committee)

11) H.R. 3803 – District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act  (Sponsored by Rep. Trent Franks / Judiciary Committee)

12) H.R. 1950 – To enact title 54, United States Code, “National Park System,” as positive law, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Lamar Smith / Judiciary Committee)

13) H.R. 3120 – Student Visa Reform Act (Sponsored by Rep. Zoe Lofgren / Judiciary Committee)

14) H.R. 6029 – Foreign and Economic Espionage Penalty Enhancement Act of 2012
(Sponsored by Rep. Lamar Smith / Judiciary Committee)

15) H.R. 6063 – Child Protection Act of 2012 (Sponsored by Rep. Lamar Smith / Judiciary Committee)

16) H.R. 4362 – STOP Identity Theft Act of 2012 (Sponsored by Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz / Judiciary Committee)

17) H.R. 3796 – Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act of 2012, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner / Judiciary Committee)

18) H.R. 6062– Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Reauthorization Act of 2012 (Sponsored by Rep. Tom Marino / Judiciary Committee)

19) H.R. 1550 – Federal Law Enforcement Recruitment and Retention Act of 2011, as amended (Sponsored by Del. Pedro Pierluisi / Judiciary Committee)

Special Order Speeches

COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Energy and Commerce Committee Markup of “H.R. 6213, the No More Solyndras Act” (Tuesday, July 31st, at 4:00 p.m.)