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Friday, September 19, 2014

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Time (EST) Session
9:00 am Hearing: 21st Century Cures: Examining Ways to Combat Antibiotic Resistance and Foster New Drug Development Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Health
9:15 am Hearing: Ongoing Oversight: Monitoring the Activities of the Justice Departments Civil Tax and Environment and Natural Resources Divisions and the U.S. Trustee Program Committee on the Judiciary: Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial, and Antitrust Law
9:30 am Hearing: A Model of Inefficiency: VA’s Poorly-Managed Land-Use Agreements Cause Tremendous Waste Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
9:30 am Hearing: Oversight of the DHS Headquarters Project at St. Elizabeths: Impact on the Taxpayer." Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency
10:00 am Hearing: Islamist Foreign Fighters Returning Home and the Threat to Europe Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats
10:00 am Hearing: Legislative Hearing on H.R. 4924 Committee on Natural Resources:
Time Session
9:30 P.M. - The House adjourned pursuant to a previous special order. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 p.m. on September 19, 2014.
9:30 P.M. - On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
9:30 P.M. - Mr. Woodall moved that the House do now adjourn.
7:22 P.M. - SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
7:07 P.M. - ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speeches.
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Roll Date Bill Result Title/Description
515 09-18 H R 2 Passed American Energy Solutions for Lower Costs and More American Jobs Act
514 09-18 H R 2 Failed American Energy Solutions for Lower Costs and More American Jobs Act
513 09-18 H R 4 Passed Jobs for America Act
512 09-18 H R 4 Failed Jobs for America Act
511 09-18 H RES 727 Passed Providing for consideration of H.R. 2, the American Energy Solutions for Lower Costs and More American Jobs Act; H.R. 4, the Jobs for America Act; and providing for proceedings during the period from September 22, 2014, through November 11, 2014.

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