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Thursday, July 10, 2014

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Time (EST) Session
9:15 am Hearing: Service should not lead to suicide: Access to VA’s Mental Health Care Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Full Committee
9:30 am Hearing: Implementing the Agricultural Act of 2014: Commodity Policy and Crop Insurance Committee on Agriculture: Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management
9:45 am Hearing: The Future of International Civilian Nuclear Cooperation Committee on Foreign Affairs:
10:00 am Markup: H.R. 3136, "Advancing Competency-Based Education Demonstration Project Act of 2013" Committee on Education and the Workforce: Full Committee
10:00 am Hearing: Full Committee hearing Examining New Embassy Construction: Are New Administration Policies Putting Americans Overseas in Danger? Committee on Oversight and Government Reform:
10:00 am Hearing: Cash Accounting: A Simpler Method for Small Firms? Committee on Small Business: Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access
10:00 am Markup: H.R. 4984, "Empowering Students through Enhanced Financial Counseling Act" Committee on Education and the Workforce: Full Committee
10:00 am Markup: H.R. 4983, "Strengthening Transparency in Higher Education Act" Committee on Education and the Workforce: Full Committee Markup
10:00 am Markup: H.R. 5036 To amend title 17 United States Code to extend expiring provisions of the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act of 2010; and H. J. Res. 105 Conferring honorary citizenship of the United States on Bernardo de Galvez y Madrid Viscount of Galveston and Count of Galvez. Committee on the Judiciary:
10:00 am Hearing: Defense Reform: Empowering Success in Acquisition Committee on Armed Services:
2:00 pm Hearing: The Executive Proclamation Designating the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks a National Monument: Implications for Border Security. Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency
2:00 pm Hearing: Human Rights Vetting: Nigeria and Beyond Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations
2:00 pm Hearing: "Medicare Mismanagement Part II: Exploring Medicare Appeals Reform." Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on Energy Policy, Health Care, and Entitlements
Time Session
3:56 P.M. - DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 641, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Barton amendment, pending reservation of a point of order.
3:56 P.M. - Amendment offered by Mr. Barton.
3:55 P.M. - The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
3:54 P.M. - Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 4923 — "Making appropriations for energy and water development and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes."
3:54 P.M. - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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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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