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Thursday, September 18, 2014
|5:20 P.M. -||The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for 6:00 P.M. today.|
|5:20 P.M. -||POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the motion to recommit, the Chair put the question on the motion and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Schneider demanded the yeas and nays and pursuant to the order of the House of September 18, 2014, the Chair announced that further proceedings would be postponed.|
|5:20 P.M. -||The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.|
|5:14 P.M. -||DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Schneider motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to add a new division at the end of the bill. The new division contains provisions to police excessive speculation in energy markets, protect national security, and prohibit expedited permitting for corporations that relase toxic air pollutants from petroleum coke.|
|5:12 P.M. -||Mr. Schneider moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Natural Resources.|
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|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.|
|510||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.|
|509||09-17||H J RES 124||Passed||Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes|
|508||09-17||H J RES 124||Failed||Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes|
|507||09-17||H J RES 124||Agreed to||Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes|
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