Floor Proceedings
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07:18 PM The House adjourned. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on May 22, 2019.
07:18 PM On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
07:18 PM Mr. Hill (AR) moved that the House do now adjourn.
06:02 PM SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
05:43 PM ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
05:43 PM The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
05:43 PM Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
05:43 PM On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
05:25 PM PERMISSION TO FILE SUPPLEMENTAL - Mr. Takano asked unanimous consent that Committee on the Veterans' Affairs be authorized to file a supplemental report on the bill, H.R. 1947. Agreed to without objection.
05:23 PM DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1947.

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220 05-21 H RES 389 Passed Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1500) Consumers First Act, providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1994) Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act, and providing for proceedings during the period from May 24, 2019, through May 31, 2019, and for other purposes. (On Ordering the Previous Question)
219 05-20 H RES 106 Passed Denouncing female genital mutilation/cutting as a violation of the human rights of women and girls and urging the international community and the Federal Government to increase efforts to eliminate the harmful practice (On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree)
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217 05-17 H R 5 Passed Equality Act (On Passage)
216 05-17 H R 5 Failed Equality Act (On Motion to Recommit with Instructions)
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