Wednesday, March 28th

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28TH
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: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

One Minute Speeches (15 per side)

H.R. 1339 – To amend title 32, United States Code, the body of laws of the United States dealing with the National Guard, to recognize the City of Salem, Massachusetts, as the Birthplace of the National Guard of the United States, as amended (Suspension, 40 minutes of debate) (Sponsored by Rep. John Tierney / Armed Services Committee)

Begin Consideration of H.Con.Res. 112 – Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2013 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2014 through 2022 (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Paul Ryan / Budget Committee)

The rule provides for four hours of general debate with three hours controlled by the Budget Committee and one hour controlled by the Joint Economic Committee, and makes in order only those amendments printed below. In addition, the rule provides for twenty minutes of final general debate time controlled by the Budget Committee upon the conclusion of amendment consideration.

Rep. Mick Mulvaney Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (20 minutes of debate)
Reps. Cleaver / Scott (VA) / Moore (WI) / Bass (CA) Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes of debate)
Reps. Cooper (TN) / LaTourette / Schrader / Bass (NH) / Quigley / Reed (NY) / Costa / Dold / Lipinski Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (20 minutes of debate)
Reps. Honda / Ellison / Grijalva / Woolsey / Lee (CA) Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (30 minutes of debate)
Reps. Garrett / Jordan / Mulvaney / McClintock / Huelskamp 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)

Postponed Vote on H.R. 4239 – Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012 (Suspension) (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)

Special Order Speeches

COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Ways and Means Committee Markup of “H.R. 9, the Small Business Tax Cut Act of 2012
(Wednesday, March 28, at 10:00 a.m.)