Tuesday, September 9th

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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 1:15-2:15 p.m. Last votes expected 5:00-6:00 p.m.

One Minute Speeches

H.R. 5078– Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act of 2014 (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Steve Southerland / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

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

Rep. Peter DeFazio Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Tim Bishop Amendment #7 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Tim Bishop Amendment #5 (10 minutes of debate)

H.Res. 644– Condemning and disapproving of the Obama administration’s failure to comply with the lawful statutory requirement to notify Congress before releasing individuals detained at United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and expressing national security concerns over the release of five Taliban leaders and the repercussions of negotiating with terrorists (Closed Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Scott Rigell / Armed Services Committee)

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.R. 4067 – To provide for the extension of the enforcement instruction on supervision requirements for outpatient therapeutic services in critical access and small rural hospitals through 2014 (Sponsored by Rep. Lynn Jenkins / Energy and Commerce Committee)

2) H.R. 669 – Sudden Unexpected Death Data Enhancement and Awareness Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Frank Pallone / Energy and Commerce Committee)

3) H.R. 4290 – Wakefield Act of 2014 (Sponsored by Rep. Jim Matheson / Energy and Commerce Committee)

4) H.R. 4701 – Vector-Borne Disease Research Accountability and Transparency Act of 2014, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Chris Gibson / Energy and Commerce Committee)

5) H.R. 3670 – Anti-Spoofing Act of 2013 (Sponsored by Rep. Grace Meng / Energy and Commerce Committee)

6) H.R. 5161 – E-LABEL Act (Sponsored by Rep. Bob Latta / Energy and Commerce Committee)

Postponed Suspension Votes:

1) H.R. 2678– Designating the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 10360 Southwest 186th Street in Miami, Florida, as the “Larcenia J. Bullard Post Office Building” (Sponsored by Rep. Joe Garcia / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

2) H.R. 4751– To make technical corrections to Public Law 110‐229 to reflect the renaming of the Bainbridge Island Japanese American Exclusion Memorial (Sponsored by Rep. Derek Kilmer / Natural Resources Committee)

Special Order Speeches

Judiciary Committee hearing on “Access to Justice? Does DOJ’s IG Have Access to Information Needed to Conduct Proper Oversight?” (Tuesday, September 9th, at 10:00 a.m.)

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