WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25TH
On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for legislative business and recess immediately. The House will reconvene at approximately 10:45 a.m. for a Joint Meeting of Congress to receive His Excellency Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.
First votes expected: 3:00-4:00 p.m. Last votes expected: 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Complete Consideration of H. Con. Res. 27 – Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025 (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Tom Price / Budget Committee)
The Rule provides for one hour of remaining general debate controlled by the Joint Economic Committee. 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.
Reps. Grijalva / Ellison / Pocan / Lee / Schakowsky / Conyers / McDermott Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes of debate)
Reps. Butterfield / Schott (VA) / Lee / Moore Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes of debate)
Reps. Stutzman / Flores 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)
Rep. Tom Price Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute #1 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Tom Price Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute #2 (30 minutes of debate)
Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:
1) H.R. 1527 – Slain Officer Family Support Act of 2015 (Sponsored by Rep. Hakeem Jeffries / Ways and Means Committee)
Special Order Speeches