Wednesday, October 5th
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5TH
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 – 7:00 p.m.
One Minute Speeches (15 per side)
H.R. 1343 – To return unused or reclaimed funds made available for broadband awards in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to the Treasury of the United States
(Suspension, 40 Minutes of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Charlie Bass / Energy and Commerce Committee)
H.R. 2681 – Cement Sector Regulatory Relief Act of 2011 (Modified Open Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. John Sullivan / Energy and Commerce Committee)
The rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order only those amendments that have been preprinted in the Congressional Record.
Special Order Speeches
COMMITTEE ACTIVITY OF THE DAY
Ways and Means Committee Markup of “H.R. 3078, United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act, H.R. 3079, United States-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act, and H.R. 3080, United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act” (Wednesday, October 5th, 10:00 a.m.)