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The 2016 Winter Storm.

The 2016 Winter Storm

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Friday, February 12, 2016

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Time (EST) Session
8:00 am Hearing: Department of the Air Force 2017 Budget Request and Readiness Posture Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Readiness
9:00 am Hearing: Outbreaks Attacks and Accidents: Combatting Biological Threats Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
9:30 am Hearing: Budget Hearing - Office of the Inspector General Committee on Appropriations: Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies
10:30 am Hearing: Assessing the Development of Afghanistan National Security Forces Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
Time Session
1:50 P.M. - The House adjourned pursuant to S. Con. Res. 31. The next meeting is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on February 23, 2016.
1:50 P.M. - On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
1:50 P.M. - Mr. Gohmert moved that the House do now adjourn.
1:05 P.M. - SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House resumed Special Order speeches.
1:05 P.M. - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
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Roll Date Bill Result Title/Description
82 02-12 H R 757 Passed North Korea Sanctions and Policy Enforcement Act of 2016
81 02-12 H R 2017 Passed Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2015
80 02-12 H R 2017 Failed Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2015
79 02-12 H R 2017 Agreed to Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2015
78 02-11 H RES 611 Passed Providing for consideration of H.R. 2017, the Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2015; and providing for proceedings during the period from February 15, 2016, through February 22, 2016

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