Wednesday, September 21st

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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: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Last votes expected: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

One Minute Speeches (15 per side)

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) S.Con.Res. 28 – A concurrent resolution authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for an event to award the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the 100th Infantry Battalion, 442nd Regimental Combat Team, and the Military Intelligence Service, United States Army, in recognition of their dedicated service during World War II (Sponsored by Sen. Daniel Inouye / House Administration Committee)

2) S. 846
– To designate the United States courthouse located at 80 Lafayette Street in Jefferson City, Missouri, as the Christopher S. Bond United States Courthouse (Sponsored by Sen. Roy Blunt / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

3) H.R. 2943
– Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Extension (Sponsored by Rep. Geoff Davis / Ways and Means Committee)

4) H.R. 2883
– Child and Family Services Improvement and Innovation Act (Sponsored by Rep.
Geoff Davis / Ways and Means Committee)

Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012 (H.R. 2698 – Small Business Program Extension and Reform Act of 2011) (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate)

Special Order Speeches

Natural Resources Committee Hearing on “ANWR: Jobs, Energy and Deficit Reduction
(Wednesday, September 21st, 10:00 a.m.)