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Thursday, May 26, 2016

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Time (EST) Session
9:30 pm Business Meeting: Senate amendment to H.R. 2577Transportation Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act 2016 Committee on Rules:
9:00 am Hearing: Long Lines Short Patience: Local Perspectives. Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Transportation Security
9:30 am Markup: S. 1635 Committee on Foreign Affairs:
9:30 am Hearing: Impact of EPAs Clean Power Plan on States Committee on Science, Space, and Technology: Subcommittee on Environment
10:00 am Hearing: The Sharing Economy: A Taxing Experience for New Entrepreneurs, Part II Committee on Small Business:
12:00 pm Hearing: The ISIS Genocide Declaration: What Next? Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations
Time Session
10:31 A.M. - The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 5055.
9:13 A.M. - DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 751.
9:12 A.M. - Considered as privileged matter. H. Res. 751 — "Relating to consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 2577) making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes."
9:02 A.M. - ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speeches, which by direction of the Chair would be limited to 5 per side of the aisle.
9:02 A.M. - PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Hultgren to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
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Roll Date Bill Result Title/Description
264 05-25 S 2012 Failed Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2016
263 05-25 H R 5055 Agreed to Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2016
262 05-25 H R 5055 Failed Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2016
261 05-25 H R 5055 Failed Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2016
260 05-25 H R 5055 Failed Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2016

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