Wednesday, March 7th

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7TH
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 – 3:00 p.m. Last votes expected: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

One Minute Speeches (15 per side)

Complete Consideration of H.R. 2842 – Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act of 2011 (Modified Open Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Scott Tipton / Natural Resources Committee)

The rule provides for no further general debate and makes in order any amendment that has been preprinted in the Congressional Record and complies with the House rules.

Postponed Amendment Vote:

Rep. Grace Napolitano Amendment

Begin Consideration of H.R. 3606 – Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Stephen Fincher / Financial Services Committee)

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

Reps. Stephen Fincher / John Carney Manager’s Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Mike McIntyre Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Reps. James Himes / Michael Capuano Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Amendment #19 (10 minutes of debate)
Reps. Ellison / Capuano / Lynch Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Reps. Maxine Waters / Michael Capuano Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Amendment #21 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Amendment #18 (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Gerald Connolly Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Kevin McCarthy Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Patrick McHenry Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Reps. Brad Miller / David Schweikert Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. David Schweikert Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Michael Capuano Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Gary Peters Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Lois Capps Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. David Loebsack Amendment (10 minutes of debate)

Special Order Speeches

COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Hearing on “Cybersecurity: The Pivotal Role of Communications Networks” (Wednesday, March 7th, at 10:00 a.m.)