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10:00 am
Hearing: Full Committee Hearing: Ongoing Intelligence Activities Closed House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence:
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4:09 P.M. - The House adjourned pursuant to a previous special order. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 p.m. on January 17, 2017.
4:09 P.M. - On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
4:09 P.M. - Mr. Fortenberry moved that the House do now adjourn.
4:01 P.M. - SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
4:01 P.M. - PERMANENT SELECT COMMITTEE ON INTELLIGENCE - Pursuant to clause 11 of rule 10, clause 11 of rule 1, and the order of the House of January 3, 2017, the Speaker appointed Mr. Crawford of Arkansas, Mr. Gowdy of South Carolina, and Ms. Stefanik of New York.
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Roll Date Bill Result Title/Description
59 01-13 S 84 Passed To provide for an exception to a limitation against appointment of persons as Secretary of Defense within seven years of relief from active duty as a regular commissioned officer of the Armed Forces
58 01-13 S CON RES 3 Passed Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2017 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2018 through 2026
57 01-13 S CON RES 3 Failed On Agreeing to the Amendment (Yarmuth of Kentucky Amendment No. 1)
56 01-13 H RES 48 Passed Providing for consideration of S.Con.Res 3, setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2017 and for other purposes; and S. 84, to provide for an exception to a limitation against appointment of persons as Secretary of Defense within 7 years of relief from active duty
55 01-13 H RES 48 Passed Providing for consideration of S.Con.Res 3, setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2017 and for other purposes; and S. 84, to provide for an exception to a limitation against appointment of persons as Secretary of Defense within 7 years of relief from active duty

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