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Wednesday, July 9, 2014

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Time (EST) Session
10:00 am Hearing: Navigating the Clean Water Act: Is Water Wet? Committee on Science, Space, and Technology:
10:00 am Hearing: A Progress Report on the War on Poverty:Working with Families in Need Committee On The Budget:
10:00 am Hearing: To consider the societal benefits of biotechnology Committee on Agriculture: Subcommittee on Horticulture, Research, Biotechnology, and Foreign Agriculture
10:00 am Hearing: Legislative Hearing on H.R. 3994 and H.R. 4751 Committee on Natural Resources:
10:00 am Hearing: Spotlighting Human Rights in Southeast Asia Committee on Foreign Affairs:
10:00 am Hearing: Subcommittee Markup - FY 2015 Interior and Environment Appropriations Bill Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies
10:00 am Hearing: 21st Century Cures: Modernizing Clinical Trials Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Health
1:30 pm Hearing: Examining Solutions to Close the 106 Billion Improper Payments Gap Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on Government Operations
3:00 pm Business Meeting: H.R. 4718To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify and make permanent bonus depreciation.; H.R. 5016Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act 2015 Committee on Rules:
4:00 pm Markup: H.R.__ Targeting Rogue and Opaque Letters; H.R. 4450 Travel Promotion Enhancement and Modernization Act of 2014; H.R. 4013 Low Volume Motor Vehicle Manufacturers Act of 2014 Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade
Time Session
8:41 P.M. - The House adjourned. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on July 10, 2014.
8:41 P.M. - On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
8:41 P.M. - Mr. Simpson moved that the House do now adjourn.
8:39 P.M. - The Speaker laid before the House a message from the President transmitting a notification of the 2014 National Drug Control Strategy. - referred to the Committees on Judiciary, Agriculture, Armed Services, Energy and Commerce, Education and the Workforce, Financial Services, Oversight and Government Reform, Foreign Affairs, and Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, Veterans' Affairs, Homeland Security, Natural Resources, and the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and ordered to be printed (H. Doc. 113-129).
8:38 P.M. - Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 4923 as unfinished business.
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Roll Date Bill Result Title/Description
378 07-09 H R 803 Passed Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
377 07-09 H R 4923 Failed Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
376 07-09 H R 4923 Failed Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
375 07-09 H R 4923 Failed Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
374 07-09 H R 4923 Failed Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

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