Wednesday, April 18th

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18TH
On Wednesday, 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 – 2:30 p.m. Last votes expected: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

One Minute Speeches (15 per side)

H.R. 4348 – Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. John Mica / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee / Ways and Means Committee / Natural Resources Committee / Science, Space, and Technology Committee / Energy and Commerce Committee)

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

Rep. Charles Boustany Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Reid Ribble Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. David McKinley Amendment (10 minutes of debate)

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

Special Order Speeches

COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Foreign Affairs Committee Hearing on “North Korea after Kim Jong-il:
Still Dangerous and Erratic
” (Wednesday, April 18th, at 10:00 a.m.)