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07:50 PM The Speaker announced that the House do now adjourn pursuant to section 11(b) of H. Res. 188. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on April 14, 2021.
07:50 PM Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
07:49 PM On motion that the House suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 384 - 38 (Roll no. 98).
07:05 PM DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on the motion to suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 1868.
07:04 PM Mr. Yarmuth moved that the House suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment.
07:04 PM 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 April 13, 2021 at 11:47 a.m.: That the Senate agreed to H. Con. Res. 27 and H. Con. Res. 28.
07:03 PM The House received a communication from the Honorable Theodore E. Deutch, Chairman and the Honorable Jackie Walorski, Ranking Member - Committee on Ethics. The Chairman and Ranking Member of the Committee on Ethics notified the House that on February 23, 2021, the Committee on Ethics received appeals from Representative Andrew Clyde of two fines imposed pursuant to House Resolution 73 and the appeals were received before the Committee adopted its written rules. The Committee informed Representative Clyde on March 9, 2021, that rules had been adopted and a majority of the Committee did not agree to the appeals.
07:02 PM PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Ms. Bass to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
07:02 PM SPEAKER'S APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL - Pursuant to section 11(a) of H. Res. 188, the Journal of the last day's proceedings was approved.
07:00 PM Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Chaplain Margaret Grun Kibben.

Most Recent Votes

Recent Votes
Roll Date Bill Result Title/(Question)
98 04-13 H R 1868 Passed To prevent across-the-board direct spending cuts, and for other purposes (On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment)
97 03-19 H RES 134 Passed Condemning the military coup that took place on February 1, 2021, in Burma and the Burmese military detention of civilian leaders, calling for the release of all those detained and for those elected to serve Parliament to resume their duties, and for other purposes (On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree)
96 03-19 H R 1868 Passed To prevent across-the-board direct spending cuts, and for other purposes (On Passage)
95 03-19 H R 1868 Failed To prevent across-the-board direct spending cuts, and for other purposes (On Motion to Recommit)
94 03-18 H RES 243 Passed Removing a certain Member from a certain committee of the House of Representatives (On Motion to Table)
93 03-18 H R 1603 Passed Farm Workforce Modernization Act (On Passage)
92 03-18 H R 1603 Failed Farm Workforce Modernization Act (On Motion to Recommit)
91 03-18 H R 6 Passed Dream Act (On Passage)
90 03-18 H R 6 Failed Dream Act (On Motion to Recommit)
89 03-17 H R 1652 Passed VOCA Fix to Sustain the Crime Victims Fund Act (On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended)

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