Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced:
22 public bills, H.R. 2822-2843; and 1 resolution, H. Res. 318 were introduced.
Pages H5087-89Additional Cosponsors:
Pages H5089-90Reports Filed:
There were no reports filed today. Journal:
The House agreed to the Speaker's approval of the Journal by voice vote.
Page H5053Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013:
The House passed H.R. 2218, to amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to encourage recovery and beneficial use of coal combustion residuals and establish requirements for the proper management and disposal of coal combustion residuals that are protective of human health and the environment, by a recorded vote of 265 ayes to 155 noes, Roll No. 418.
Pages H5055-72Rejected the McCollum motion to recommit the bill to the Committee on Energy and Commerce with instructions to report the same back to the House forthwith with an amendment, by a recorded vote of 192 ayes to 225 noes with 1 answering ``present'', Roll No. 417.
Pages H5070-71Pursuant to the rule, the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Energy and Commerce now printed in the bill shall be considered as an original bill for the purpose of amendment under the five-minute rule.
Page H5061Agreed to: Connolly amendment (No. 1 printed in part A of H. Rept. 113-174) that requires States to update their certification documents with EPA and to include in those documents a State emergency action plan for responding to spills or leaks.
Pages H5065-66Rejected: Waxman amendment (No. 2 printed in part A of H. Rept. 113-174) that sought to ensure that state permit programs are protective of human health and the environment (by a recorded vote of 185 ayes to 231 noes, Roll No. 415) and
Pages H5066-67, H5068-69Tonko amendment (No. 3 printed in part A of H. Rept. 113-174) that sought to require the EPA Administrator to find a State coal combustion residual permit program deficient if the implementation of D774the program threatens human health or the environment in any other State. Any State may request that the EPA Administrator review another state's coal combustion residuals permit program for deficiency (by a recorded vote of 176 ayes to 239 noes, Roll No. 416).
Pages H5067-68, H5069-70
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Agreed that when the House adjourns today, it adjourn to meet at 10 a.m. tomorrow, and further when the House adjourns on that day, it adjourn to meet on Tuesday, July 30th, when it shall convene at 12 noon for morning hour debate and 2 p.m. for legislative business.
Page H5077Senate Message: Message received from the Senate today appears on page H5072. Quorum Calls--Votes:
Four recorded votes developed during the proceedings of today and appear on pages H5068-69, H5069-70, H5071 and H5071-72. There were no quorum calls. Adjournment:
The House met at 9 a.m. and adjourned at 2:08 p.m.
The House will meet in pro forma session at 10 a.m.
Source: Daily Digest; Full House Record