FLOOR SCHEDULE UPDATE FOR THE WEEK OF MAY 17, 2021

Floor Update: May 14, 2021 - 11:20 am
LEADER'S FLOOR UPDATE
Schedule for the Week of May 17, 2021
as announced by Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer

"On Monday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for Morning Hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m.  

On Tuesday and Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.

On Thursday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business, with last votes no later than 3:00 p.m. 
 
We will consider several bills under suspension of the Rules. The complete list of suspension bills will be announced by the close of business today.

In addition, the House will consider bills rejecting hate toward the Asian-American and Pacific Islander community, including S. 937, the Senate-passed COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act, which addresses the dramatic increase in hate crimes targeting the AAPI community since the start of the pandemic, and H.Res. 275, a resolution condemning the horrific shootings in Atlanta, Georgia, on March 16, 2021, and reaffirming the House of Representative's commitment to combating hate, bigotry, and violence against the AAPI community.

The House will also consider H.R. 1629, the Fairness in Orphan Drug Exclusivity Act, which closes a loophole that blocks pharmaceutical competition and prevents innovative treatments for opioid use disorder from coming to market, and would help millions of Americans suffering from opioid addiction.

Lastly, the House will consider the Emergency Security Supplemental to Respond to January 6th Appropriations Act, 2021, which addresses enhanced security needs for the Capitol complex, and H.R. 3233, the National Commission to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the United States Capitol Complex Act, which establishes a commission to investigate the insurrection at the Capitol on January 6th."
 
If you have any questions please contact: Courtney Fry, Ray Salazar, or Deborah Rowe at 5-3130.