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Speaker Ryan accepts the gavel from House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi

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Paul D. Ryan elected by majority of Members

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Tuesday, December 1, 2015

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Time (EST) Session
10:00 am Hearing: U.S. Strategy for Syria and Iraq and its Implications for the Region Committee on Armed Services:
10:00 am Hearing: Oversight of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Energy and Power
10:00 am Hearing: H.R. 699 the "Email Privacy Act" Committee on the Judiciary:
10:15 am Hearing: The Disrupter Series: Mobile Payments Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade
2:00 pm Hearing: Examining Invasive Species Policy Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on the Interior
2:00 pm Hearing: Acquisition Efficiency and the Future Navy Force Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces
2:00 pm Hearing: Examining Invasive Species Policy Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommitte on the Interior
3:00 pm Business Meeting: H.R. 8North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act of 2015 Amendment consideration Committee on Rules:
3:30 pm Hearing: Russian Arms Control Cheating: Violation of the INF Treaty and theAdministrations Responses One Year Later Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade
Time Session
9:35 P.M. - The House adjourned. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on December 1, 2015.
9:35 P.M. - On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
9:35 P.M. - Mr. Johnson (OH) moved that the House do now adjourn.
8:01 P.M. - SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House resumed Special Order speeches.
8:01 P.M. - Conference report H. Rept. 114-354 filed.
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Roll Date Bill Result Title/Description
645 11-30 H R 2270 Passed Billy Frank Jr. Tell Your Story Act
644 11-30 H R 2288 Passed To remove the use restrictions on certain land transferred to Rockingham County, Virginia, and for other purposes
643 11-19 H R 4038 Passed American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act
642 11-19 H R 4038 Failed American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act
641 11-19 H R 3189 Passed Fed Oversight Reform and Modernization (FORM) Act of 2015

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