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Time (EST) Session
10:00 am
Hearing: Worldwide Threats and Homeland Security Challenges. Committee on Homeland Security:
10:00 am
Hearing: Abandoned Mines in the United States and Opportunities for Good Samaritan Cleanups Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure: Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
10:30 am
Hearing: An Examination of the VA Office of Inspector General’s Final Report on the Inappropriate Use of Position and the Misuse of the Relocation Program and Incentives Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Full Committee
10:00 am
Hearing: Hearing entitled “The Future of Housing in America: 50 Years of HUD and its impact on Federal Housing Policy” Committee on Financial Services: Full Committee
10:00 am
Hearing: Legislative Hearing on H.R. 3094 Committee on Natural Resources:
10:00 am
Hearing: Evaluating VA Primary Care Delivery, Workload, and Cost Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Subcommittee on Health
2:00 pm
Hearing: A Review of VA’s VetSuccess on Campus Program Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
2:00 pm
Hearing: "EPA's CO2 Regulations for New and Existing Power Plants: Legal Perspectives" Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Energy and Power
10:00 am
Hearing: Prevention of and Response to the Arrival of a Dirty Bomb at a U.S. Port Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure: Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
10:30 am
Hearing: Choice Consolidation: Assessing VA’s Plan to Improve Care in the Community Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Full Committee
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Time Session
2:03 P.M. - The Speaker announced that the House do now adjourn pursuant to Sec. 2(b) of H. Res. 462. The next meeting is scheduled for 1:15 p.m. on October 16, 2015.
2:02 P.M. - The House received a message from the Clerk. Pursuant to the permission granted in Clause 2(h) of Rule II of the Rules of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Clerk notified the House that she had received the following message from the Secretary of the Senate on October 13, 2015 at 10:40 a.m.: That the Senate agreed to S. Con. Res. 21.
2:02 P.M. - PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair led the House in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
2:02 P.M. - APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL - Pursuant to section 2(a) of H. Res. 462, the Journal of the last day's proceedings is approved.
2:00 P.M. - Today's prayer was offered by Reverend Meg Saunders, The Anglican Church of North America.
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Roll Date Bill Result Title/Description
549 10-09 H R 702 Passed To adapt to changing crude oil market conditions
548 10-09 H R 702 Failed To adapt to changing crude oil market conditions
547 10-09 H R 702 Agreed to To adapt to changing crude oil market conditions
546 10-09 H R 702 Agreed to To adapt to changing crude oil market conditions
545 10-09 H R 702 Failed To adapt to changing crude oil market conditions

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