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The Senate stands adjourned until 2:00pm on Monday, July 14, 2014.

 

Following any leader remarks, there will be a period of morning business until 6:00pm, with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. There will be no roll call votes during Monday’s session of the Senate. The next roll call votes will begin at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, July 15. Those will be cloture votes on the Bay and LaFleur nominations to be members of the Federal Energy and Regulatory Commission.

Today Senator Reid filed cloture on Executive Calendar #850, the nomination of Ronnie L. White, of Missouri, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Missouri. He then filed cloture on the motion to proceed to S.2578, Protect Women’s Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014. The cloture vote on the White nomination is expected to occur Wednesday morning. If cloture is invoked, there would be up to 2 hours for debate equally divided prior to a vote on confirmation of the nomination. Upon disposition of the White nomination, the Senate would proceed to vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.2578.

WRAP UP

No Roll Call Votes

 

Legislative items

Senator Reid filed cloture on the motion to proceed to S.2578, Protect Women’s Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014

The Senate began the Rule 14 process to place the following bills on the Calendar:

H.R.4718, To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify and make permanent bonus depreciation.

S.2599, Stop Exploitation Through Trafficking Act (Klobuchar)

 

Executive items

Senator Reid filed cloture on Executive Calendar #850, the nomination of Ronnie L. White, of Missouri, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Missouri

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Last Floor Action:
7:12:09 P.M. -H.R. 5016
GENERAL DEBATE – The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 5016.

Last Floor Action:
12:06:05 P.M. – The Speaker announced that the House do now recess.

The next meeting is scheduled for 2:00 P.M. today.

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