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Thursday, September 18, 2014

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Time (EST) Session
8:00 am Hearing: Threat posed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), al-Qa'ida, and other Islamic extremists House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence: Full Committee
11:00 am Hearing: "Examining ObamaCare's Failures in Security Accountability and Transparency." Committee on Oversight and Government Reform:
11:00 am Markup: Markup on H.R. 69, H.R. 706, H.R. 712, H.R. 1363, H.R. 1839, H.R. 3226, H.R. 3227, H.R. 3326, H.R. 3608, H.R. 3980, H.R. 3981, H.R. 4166, H.R. 4534, H.R. 4846, H.R. 5003, H.R. 5040, H.R. 5049, H.R. 5050, H.R. 5139, H.R. 5162, H.R. 5167, H.R. 5412, H.R. 5476, S. 363, S. 609 Committee on Natural Resources: Full Committee
11:00 am Hearing: Oversight of the Drug Enforcement Administration Committee on the Judiciary: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations
11:00 am Hearing: The Science of Dyslexia Committee on Science, Space, and Technology:
11:15 am Hearing: The Administrations Strategy for the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant ISIL Committee on Armed Services:
11:30 am Hearing: The benefits of promoting soil health in agriculture and rural America Committee on Agriculture: Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy, and Forestry
11:30 am Hearing: The ISIS Threat: Weighing the Obama Administration's Response Committee on Foreign Affairs: Full Committee
11:30 am Hearing: Suicide Prevention and Treatment: Helping Loved Ones in Mental Health Crisis Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
1:00 pm Hearing: An Update on the Small Business Health Options Program: Is It Working for Small Businesses?" Committee on Small Business: Subcommittee on Health and Technology
2:00 pm Hearing: "U.S. Census Bureau: Addressing Data Collection Vulnerabilities." Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Service, and the Census
2:00 pm Hearing: U.S. Census Bureau: Addressing Data Collection Vulnerabilities Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Service and the Census
2:00 pm Hearing: Oversight of the U.S. Copyright Office Committee on the Judiciary: Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet
2:00 pm Hearing: "Protecting International Religious Freedom" Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on National Security
2:00 pm Hearing: Safeguarding Privacy and Civil Liberties While Keeping our Skies Safe. Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Transportation Security
3:00 pm Hearing: The Struggles of Recovering Assets for Holocaust Survivors Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa
Time Session
7:07 P.M. - ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speeches.
7:07 P.M. - The House received a message from the Senate. The Senate agreed to H.J. Res. 124 and passed H.R. 4323.
7:07 P.M. - Mr. Royce asked unanimous consent that when the House adjourns today, it adjourn to meet at 12:00 p.m. on September 19. Agreed to without objection.
7:06 P.M. - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
7:06 P.M. - On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to without objection.
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515 09-18 H R 2 Passed American Energy Solutions for Lower Costs and More American Jobs Act
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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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