Wednesday, May 11th

WEDNESDAY, MAY 11TH
On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. Last votes expected: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

One Minute Speeches (15 per side)

Complete Consideration of H.R. 1229 – Putting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work Act (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Doc Hastings / Natural Resources Committee)

Postponed amendment votes:

Rep. Colleen Hanabusa Amendment
Rep. Rush Holt Amendment
Rep. Jared Polis Amendment #23
Rep. Alcee Hastings Amendment #12
Rep. Theodore Deutch Amendment
Rep. Alcee Hastings Amendment #13

H.R. 1231 – Reversing President Obama’s Offshore Moratorium Act (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Doc Hastings / Natural Resources Committee)

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

Rep. Doc Hastings Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Reps. Connolly / Scott (VA) / Moran Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Edward Markey Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. William Keating Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Niki Tsongas Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Corrine Brown Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Mike Thompson Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Jay Inslee Amendment (10 minutes of debate)

Special Order Speeches

COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Armed Services Committee Markup on the National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2012
(Wednesday, May 11th at 10:00 a.m.)