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April 25, 2013

House Record Digest - Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 29 public bills, H.R. 1692-1720; and 1 resolution, H. Res. 179 were introduced.
Pages H2297-99

Additional Cosponsors:
Pages H2299-H2300

Report Filed: A report was filed today as follows:

H. Res. 178, providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 527) to amend the Helium Act to complete the privatization of the Federal helium reserve in a competitive market fashion that ensures stability in the helium markets while protecting the interests of American taxpayers, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 113-47).
Page H2297

Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Rodney Davis to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Page H2251

Recess: The House recessed at 10:40 a.m. and reconvened at 12 noon.
Page H2256

Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the guest chaplain, Archbishop Oshagan Choloyan, Armenian Apostolic Church of America, New York, NY.
Page H2256

Suspensions: The House agreed to suspend the rules and pass the following measures:

Specifying the size of the precious-metal blanks that will be used in the production of the National Baseball Hall of Fame commemorative coins: H.R. 1071, to specify the size of the precious-metal blanks that will be used in the production of the National Baseball Hall of Fame commemorative coins and
Pages H2260-61  
Awarding posthumously a Congressional Gold Medal to Addie Mae Collins, Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, and Cynthia Wesley, in recognition of the 50th commemoration of the bombing of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church: H.R. 360, amended, to award posthumously a Congressional Gold Medal to Addie Mae Collins, Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, and Cynthia Wesley, in recognition of the 50th commemoration of the bombing of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church where the 4 little Black girls lost their lives, which served as a catalyst for the Civil Rights Movement, by a \2/3\ yea-and-nay vote of 420 yeas with none voting ``nay'', Roll No. 123.
Pages H2261-67, H2275

Helping Sick Americans Now Act--Rule for Consideration: The House agreed to H. Res. 175, the rule that is providing for consideration of H.R. 1549, to amend Public Law 111-148 to transfer fiscal year 2013 through fiscal year 2016 funds from the Prevention and Public Health Fund to carry out the temporary high risk health insurance pool program for individuals with preexisting conditions, and to extend access to such program to such individuals who have had creditable coverage during the D3696 months prior to application for coverage through such program, by a yea-and-nay vote of 225 yeas to 189 nays, Roll No. 122, after the previous question was ordered by a yea-and-nay vote of 228 yeas to 192 nays, Roll No. 121.
Pages H2267-75

Providing for a recess of the House for a joint meeting to receive Her Excellency Park Geun-hye, President of the Republic of Korea: Agreed by unanimous consent that it may be in order at any time on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 for the Speaker to declare a recess, subject to the call of the Chair, for the purpose of receiving in Joint Meeting Her Excellency Park Geun-hye, President of the Republic of Korea.
Page H2275

Re-referral of H.R. 763: Agreed by unanimous consent that H.R. 763 be re-referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Page H2283

Presidential Message: Read a message from the President wherein he transmitted the 2013 National Drug Control Strategy--referred to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Education and the Workforce, Veterans' Affairs, Armed Services, the Judiciary, Natural Resources, Financial Services, Homeland Security, Oversight and Government Reform, Ways and Means, Foreign Affairs, Transportation and Infrastructure, and the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and ordered to be printed (H. Doc. 113-20).
Pages H2276-77

Quorum Calls--Votes: Three yea-and-nay votes developed during the proceedings of today and appear on pages H2273-74, H2274-75 and H2275. There were no quorum calls.

Adjournment: The House met at 10 a.m. and adjourned at 6:26 p.m.


Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue

Bordallo, Madeleine Z., Guam, E536

Calvert, Ken, Calif., E539

Coffman, Mike, Colo., E529

Eshoo, Anna G., Calif., E534

Graves, Sam, Mo., E527, E528, E529, E530, E532, E532, E533, E535

Grimm, Michael G., N.Y., E538

Hartzler, Vicky, Mo., E537

Holt, Rush, N.J., E537

Israel, Steve, N.Y., E526

Lee, Barbara, Calif., E525, E530

Lewis, John, Ga., E532, E540

Long, Billy, Mo., E529, E531, E534, E539, E540

Lowey, Nita M., N.Y., E531

Lujan Grisham, Michelle, N.M., E528

McCarthy, Carolyn, N.Y., E525, E527

McIntyre, Mike, N.C., E529

Maffei, Daniel B., N.Y., E539

Maloney, Carolyn B., N.Y., E532

Marchant, Kenny, Tex., E528

Markey, Edward J., Mass., E527

Neal, Richard E., Mass., E527

Nugent, Richard B., Fla., E529

Nunes, Devin, Calif., E533

Perlmutter, Ed, Colo., E526, E529, E530, E531, E532, E533, E535, E537, E538, E540

Rangel, Charles B., N.Y., E531

Ruppersberger, C.A. Dutch, Md., E526

Schiff, Adam B., Calif., E525

Scott, Robert C. ``Bobby'', Va., E533

Smith, Christopher H., N.J., E530, E536, E537, E540

Southerland, Steve II, Fla., E525

Walz, Timothy J., Minn., E538

Waxman, Henry A., Calif., E539




Next Meeting:
10 a.m., Thursday, April 25
House Chamber

Program for Thursday: Consideration of H.R. 527--Responsible Helium Administration and Stewardship Act (Subject to a Rule).

Source: Daily Digest; Full House Record

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