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Time (EST) Session
8/6
11:15 am
Hearing: Challenges in Rural America: VA Access and Mental Health Care Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Full Committee
8/7
2:00 pm
Hearing: Combating the Ebola Threat Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations
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11:31 A.M. - On ordering the previous question Roll Call 474 - Yea and Nay vote pending.
10:52 A.M. - DEBATE - The House resumed debate on H. Res. 700.
10:52 A.M. - The House received a message from the Senate. The Senate passed H.R. 4838, H.R. 4631, H.R. 4360, H.R. 3548, S.J. Res. 36, and S. 231.
10:04 A.M. - DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 700.
10:03 A.M. - Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 700 — "Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules, and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules."
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Roll Date Bill Result Title/Description
473 07-31 H R 5021 Passed To provide an extension of Federal-aid highway, highway safety, motor carrier safety, transit, and other programs funded out of the Highway Trust Fund, and for other purposes.
472 07-31 H RES 696 Passed Providing for consideration of H.R. 5230, making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, H.R. 5272, to prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and H.R. 5021, the Highway and Transportation Funding Act
471 07-31 H RES 696 Passed Providing for consideration of H.R. 5230, making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, H.R. 5272, to prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and H.R. 5021, the Highway and Transportation Funding Act
470 07-31 H R 935 Passed To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposes
469 07-31 H R 935 Failed To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposes

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