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3:06 P.M. - DEBATE - Pursuant to H. Res. 722, the House proceeded with 6 hours of debate on the Part B McKeon amendment.
3:06 P.M. - An amendment, offered by Mr. McKeon, printed in Part B of H. Res. 722 to authorize the Secretary of Defense, in coordination with the Secretary of State, to train and equip appropriately vetted elements of the Syrian opposition and other appropriately vetted Syrian groups or individuals. Additionally, the amendment strengthens congressional oversight by requiring detailed reports, including progress reports, on the plan, vetting process, and procedures for monitoring unauthorized end-use of provided training and equipment. It also requires the President to report on how this authority fits within a larger regional strategy. The amendment allows the Department of Defense (DOD) to submit a reprogramming request to Congress should the President request DOD funds to execute this authority and permit the Secretary of Defense to accept foreign contributions.
2:22 P.M. - DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.J. Res. 124.
2:22 P.M. - Rule provides for consideration of H.J. Res. 124 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. A specified amendment is in order. The amendment printed in part B of the report of the Committe on Rules if offered by Rep. McKeon is debatable for 6 hours, equally divided and controlled.
2:22 P.M. - Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 722. H.J. Res. 124 — "Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes."
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Roll Date Bill Result Title/Description
500 09-16 S 2154 Passed Emergency Medical Services for Children Reauthorization Act of 2014
499 09-16 H RES 722 Passed Providing for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J.Res. 124) making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes
498 09-16 H RES 722 Passed Providing for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J.Res. 124) making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes
497 09-15 H R 5108 Passed To establish the Law School Clinic Certification Program of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and for other purposes.
496 09-11 H R 5161 Passed E-LABEL Act

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