Wednesday, April 9th
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 9TH
On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for
legislative business. First and last votes expected: 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
One Minute Speeches
H.R. 4414 – Expatriate Health Coverage Clarification Act of 2014 (Suspension, 40 Minutes of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. John Carney / Ways and Means Committee)
Continue Consideration of H.Con.Res. 96 – Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2015 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2016 through 2024 (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Paul Ryan / Budget Committee)
The rule provides for two hours of remaining general debate. The rule makes in order only those amendments printed below and provides for ten minutes of final general debate time controlled by the Budget Committee upon the conclusion of amendment consideration. Final general debate and adoption are not expected until Thursday.
Rep. Mick Mulvaney Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (20 minutes of debate)
Reps. Fudge / Scott (VA) / Moore / Lee Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes of debate)
Reps. Ellison / Grijalva / Pocan / Lee / Edwards / Schakowsky / McDermott Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes of debate)
Reps. Woodall / Scalise Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes of debate)
Rep. Chris Van Hollen Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes of debate)
Special Order Speeches
COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Ways and Means Committee markup of “Referral to the Honorable Eric Holder, Jr., Attorney General, of former IRS Exempt Organizations Division Director Lois G. Lerner for possible criminal prosecution for violations of one or more criminal statutes based on evidence the Committee has uncovered in the course of the investigations of IRS abuses” (Wednesday, April 9th, at 9:30 a.m.)