Wednesday, April 13th

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13TH
On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. Last votes expected: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

One Minute Speeches (15 per side)

H.Res. 218 – A resolution providing for consideration of H.R. 1473, Making Appropriations for the Department of Defense and the Other Departments and Agencies of the Government for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2011, and for Other Purposes (Special Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. David Dreier / Rules Committee)

The Rule provides that if H.R. 1473 is passed by the House, it shall be in order to separately consider H.Con.Res 35 and H.Con.Res 36, each under a closed rule.

H.R. 1217 – To repeal the Prevention and Public Health Fund (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Joe Pitts / Energy and Commerce Committee)

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

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Kathy Castor Amendment #11 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Kathy Castor Amendment #13 (10 minutes of debate)

Special Order Speeches

COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Small Business Committee Hearing on “How Tax Complexity Hinders Small Businesses: The Impact on Job Creation and Economic Growth” (Wednesday, April 13th at 1:00 p.m.)