Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 2 public bills, H.R. 3271-3272 were introduced.
Pages H6343-44Additional Cosponsors:
Page H6344Report Filed:
A report was filed today as follows: Supplemental report on H.R. 1804, to amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress semiannual reports on the cost of foreign travel made by employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs (H. Rept. 113-227, Pt. 2).
Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Holding to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
The House recessed at 12:18 p.m. and reconvened at 2 p.m.
The prayer was offered by the guest chaplain, Reverend Andrew Walton, Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC.
The House recessed at 2:11 p.m. and reconvened at 5:45 p.m.
Page H6326Food and Drug Administration Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014:
The House passed H.J. Res. 77, making continuing appropriations for the Food and Drug Administration for fiscal year 2014, by a yea-and-nay vote of 235 yeas to 162 nays, Roll No. 528.
Pages H6326-34Agreed to table the appeal of the ruling of the chair on a point of order sustained against the Farr motion to recommit the joint resolution to the Committee on Appropriations with instructions to report the same back to the House forthwith with an amendment, by a yea-and-nay vote of 217 yeas to 182 nays, Roll No. 527.
Pages H6332-34H. Res. 371, the rule providing for consideration of the bill, was agreed to on Friday, October 4th. Quorum Calls--Votes:
Two yea-and-nay votes developed during the proceedings of today and appear on pages H6333-34 and H6334. There were no quorum calls. Adjournment:
The House met at 12 noon and adjourned at 8:29 p.m.
To be announced.
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