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Joint Session of Congress

President Trump to address Congress on February 28

Members-elect gather for the 115th Congress freshman class photo. The photo is traditionally taken before the start of each Congress on the stairs of the East Front of the Capitol. (Photo by Fred Schilling)

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The freshman class will be sworn in on January 3, 2017.

Time (EST) Session
2/27
5:00 pm
Hearing: H.R. 998SCRUB Act; H.J.Res. 83Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to Clarification of Employers Continuing Obligation to Make and Maintain an Accurate Record of Each Recordable Injury and Illness. Committee on Rules:
2/28
12:00 am
Hearing: Farm Credit Administration Oversight Hearing Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies
2/28
10:00 am
Hearing: The Next Farm Bill: Conservation Policy Committee on Agriculture: Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry
2/28
10:00 am
Hearing: "Providing More Students a Pathway to Success by Strengthening Career and Technical Education" Committee on Education and the Workforce: Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education
2/28
10:00 am
Markup: Markup of FY18 Budget Views and Estimates Committee on Financial Services: Full Committee
2/28
10:00 am
Hearing: At What Cost? Examining the Social Cost of Carbon Committee on Science, Space, and Technology: Subcommittee on Environment
2/28
10:15 am
Hearing: Ways to Improve and Strengthen the International Anti-Doping System Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
2/28
10:30 am
Hearing: Members' Day Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
2/28
1:30 pm
Hearing: Members' Day Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies
2/28
2:00 pm
Hearing: The Next Farm Bill: International Market Development Committee on Agriculture: Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
2/28
2:00 pm
Hearing: Checking Chinas Maritime Push Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific
2/28
2:00 pm
Hearing: Issues and Opportunities in the Western Hemisphere Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere
2/28
3:30 pm
Hearing: Hearing on Department of Defense Inspector General Report "Investigation on Allegations Relating to USCENTCOM Intelligence Products" Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
3/1
9:30 am
Hearing: Members' Day Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Homeland Security
3/1
10:00 am
Hearing: “Legislative Proposals to Improve Health Care Coverage and Provide Lower Costs for Families" Committee on Education and the Workforce: Full Committee
3/1
10:00 am
Hearing: Cyber Warfare in the 21st Century: Threats Challenges and Opportunities Committee on Armed Services:
3/1
10:00 am
Markup: The Budget Views and Estimates Letter of the Committee on Agriculture for the agencies and programs under the jurisdiction of the Committee for fiscal year 2018. Committee on Agriculture:
3/1
10:00 am
Hearing: Members' Day Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
3/1
10:00 am
Business Meeting: Hearing on Section 702 Foreign Intelligence Surveillance ActPlease note Panel I will be CLASSIFIED and Panel II will be UNCLASSIFIED; Panel II will begin immediately after Panel I concludes Committee on the Judiciary:
3/1
10:00 am
Hearing: Oversight Hearing on Modernizing Western Water and Power Infrastructure in the 21st Century Committee on Natural Resources:
3/1
10:00 am
Markup: H.R. ____ the NIST Cybersecurity Framework Assessment and Auditing Act of 2017 Committee on Science, Space, and Technology:
3/1
1:00 pm
Hearing: Members' Day Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Homeland Security
3/1
2:00 pm
Hearing: VA: Path to Reform Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on National Security
3/1
3:30 pm
Hearing: U.S. Ground Force Capability and Modernization Challenges in Eastern Europe Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces
3/2
9:00 am
Business Meeting: Full Committee Business Meeting: Adoption of the Committee's Budget Views and Estimates Letter Closed House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence:
3/2
9:00 am
Business Meeting: Oversight of the Judgement Fund Committee on the Judiciary: Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice
3/2
10:00 am
Hearing: Examining FDAs Generic Drug and Biosimilar User Fee Programs Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Health
3/2
10:00 am
Hearing: Members' Day Committee On The Budget:
3/2
10:00 am
Hearing: Transparency at TSA Committee on Oversight and Government Reform:
3/2
10:00 am
Hearing: Learning from History: Ideas to Strengthen and Modernize the HUBZone Program Committee on Small Business:
3/2
10:30 am
Hearing: Overview of Military Review Board Agencies Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Military Personnel
3/8
10:00 am
Hearing: Public Witnesses Day Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
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Time Session
9:33 A.M. - The Speaker announced that the House do now adjourn pursuant to section 3(b) of H. Res. 123. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 p.m. on February 27, 2017.
9:33 A.M. - United States Semiquincentennial Commission - Pursuant to section 4 of the United States Semiquincentennial Commission Act of 2016 (Public Law 114-196), and the order of the House of January 3, 2017, the Speaker appointed Mr. Meehan, Pennsylvania; Mr. Aderholt, Alabama; and from private life: Mr. Jim Koch, Newton, MA; Mr. Val Crofts, Milton, WI; Dr. Wilfred McClay, Norman, OK; and Mrs. Lynn Young, Rockdale, TX.
9:32 A.M. - Congressional Advisers on Trade Policy and Negotiations - Pursuant to section 161(a) of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2211), and the order of the House of January 3, 2017, the Speaker appointed the following members of the House to the Congressional Advisers on Trade Policy and Negotiations: Mr. Brady of TX, Mr. Reichert and Mr. Nunes.
9:31 A.M. - PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair led the House in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
9:31 A.M. - SPEAKER'S APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL - Pursuant to section 3(a) of H. Res. 123, the Journal of the last day's proceedings was approved.
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Roll Date Bill Result Title/Description
99 02-16 H J RES 43 Passed Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule submitted by Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to compliance with title X requirements by project recipients in selecting subrecipients
98 02-16 H J RES 69 Passed Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Department of the Interior relating to “Non-Subsistence Take of Wildlife, and Public Participation and Closure Procedures, on National Wildlife Refuges in Alaska”
97 02-15 H J RES 42 Passed Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to drug testing of unemployment compensation applicants
96 02-15 H J RES 66 Passed Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by States for non-governmental employees.
95 02-15 H J RES 67 Passed Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to savings arrangements established by qualified State political subdivisions for non-governmental employees.

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