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President Trump to address Congress on February 28

Members-elect gather for the 115th Congress freshman class photo. The photo is traditionally taken before the start of each Congress on the stairs of the East Front of the Capitol. (Photo by Fred Schilling)

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

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Time (EST) Session
10:00 am Markup: Adoption of the Committees Budget Views and Estimates;H.R. 372 the Competitive Health Insurance Reform Act of 2017; H.R. 1215 the Protecting Access to Care Act of 2017; andH. Res. 111 Resolution of inquiry directing the Attorney General to transmit certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to the financial practices of the President. Committee on the Judiciary:
10:00 am Hearing: At What Cost? Examining the Social Cost of Carbon Committee on Science, Space, and Technology: Subcommittee on Environment
10:00 am Markup: Full Committee Markup (February 28, 2017) Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure:
10:00 am Hearing: The Future of Counterterrorism: Addressing the Evolving Threat to Domestic Security. Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence
10:00 am Markup: Markup of FY18 Budget Views and Estimates Committee on Financial Services: Full Committee
10:00 am Hearing: Farm Credit Administration Oversight Hearing Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies
10:00 am Hearing: "Providing More Students a Pathway to Success by Strengthening Career and Technical Education" Committee on Education and the Workforce: Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education
10:00 am Hearing: The Next Farm Bill: Conservation Policy Committee on Agriculture: Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry
10:15 am Hearing: Ways to Improve and Strengthen the International Anti-Doping System Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
10:30 am Hearing: Members' Day Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
1:30 pm Hearing: Members' Day Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies
2:00 pm Hearing: Issues and Opportunities in the Western Hemisphere Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere
2:00 pm Hearing: The Future of FEMA: Recommendations of Former Administrators Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications
2:00 pm Hearing: H.R. 1009OIRA Insight Reform and Accountability Act; H.R. 1004Regulatory Integrity Act of 2017 Committee on Rules:
2:00 pm Hearing: Checking Chinas Maritime Push Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific
2:00 pm Hearing: The Next Farm Bill: International Market Development Committee on Agriculture: Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
3:30 pm Hearing: Hearing on Department of Defense Inspector General Report "Investigation on Allegations Relating to USCENTCOM Intelligence Products" Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
Time Session
9:49 P.M. - The House adjourned. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on February 28, 2017.
9:49 P.M. - On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
9:49 P.M. - Mr. Gohmert moved that the House do now adjourn.
7:50 P.M. - SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
7:50 P.M. - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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Roll Date Bill Result Title/Description
102 02-27 H R 863 Passed To facilitate the addition of park administration at the Coltsville National Historical Park, and for other purposes
101 02-27 MOTION Passed Table Appeal of the Ruling of the Chair
100 02-27 H R 699 Passed Mount Hood Cooper Spur Land Exchange Clarification Act
99 02-16 H J RES 43 Passed Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule submitted by Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to compliance with title X requirements by project recipients in selecting subrecipients
98 02-16 H J RES 69 Passed Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Department of the Interior relating to “Non-Subsistence Take of Wildlife, and Public Participation and Closure Procedures, on National Wildlife Refuges in Alaska”


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