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The Senate will convene at 2:00pm on Monday, July 7, 2014.

Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in morning business until 5:30pm with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each.

 

At 5:30pm, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session to consider Executive Calendar #738, the nomination of Cheryl Ann Krause, of New Jersey, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit.  All post-cloture time will be considered expired and the Senate will vote on confirmation of the Krause nomination.

 

Upon disposition of the Krause nomination, the Senate will resume consideration of the motion to proceed to S.2363, a bill to protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing, and shooting, and for other purposes and vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.2363.

 

Therefore, there will be 2 roll call votes at 5:30pm on Monday, July 7th:

–        Confirmation of Executive Calendar #738, the nomination of Cheryl Ann Krause, of New Jersey, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit and

–        Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.2363, the Sportsmen’s Act of 2014.

At 5:31pm, the Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on confirmation of Calendar #738, Cheryl Ann Krause, of New Jersey, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit;

Confirmed: 93-0

 

Next:

  1. Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.2363, Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act of 2014.

6:04pm The Senate began a 15 minute roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.2363, Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act of 2014;

Invoked: 82-12

This will be the last vote of the day

Senator Paul asked unanimous consent the Foreign Relations Committee be discharged from further consideration of S.2265, a bill to prohibit certain assistance to the Palestinian Authority. Senator Corker objected.

 

WRAP UP

Roll Call Votes

  1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #738, the nomination of Cheryl Ann Krause, of New Jersey, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit; Confirmed: 93-0
  2. Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.2363, the Sportsmen’s Act of 2014; Invoked: 82-12

 

Legislative items

Adopted S.Res.470, A resolution amending Senate Resolution 400 (94th Congress) to clarify the responsibility of committees of the Senate in the provision of the advice and consent of the Senate to nominations to positions in the intelligence community.

Adopted S.Res.495 , Designating July 2014 as “Summer Meals Awareness Month”

Adopted S.Res.496 , Relative to the death of the Honorable Alan John Dixon, former United States Senator for the State of Illinois.

 

NO Additional Executive items

 

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Last Floor Action:
1:02:55 P.M. – The Speaker announced that the House do now adjourn pursuant to sec. 3(b) of H. Res. 641.

The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 p.m. on July 8, 2014.

Last Floor Action:7/3
12:33:20 P.M. – The Speaker announced that pursuant to sec. 3(b) of H. Res. 641,

the House stands adjourned until 1:00 p.m. on July 7, 2014.

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