Routine Proceedings, pages S7171-S7214 Measures Introduced:
Two resolutions were introduced, as follows: S. Res. 265-266.
Pages S7210-11Measures Passed:
Small Airplane Revitalization Act: Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation was discharged from further consideration of H.R. 1848, to ensure that the Federal Aviation Administration advances the safety of small airplanes, and the continued development of the general aviation industry, and the bill was then passed, after agreeing to the following amendment proposed thereto:
Pages S7212-13Reid (for Klobuchar) Amendment No. 1999, in the nature of a substitute.
Pages S7212-13Sleep Disorder Rules for Commercial Drivers: Senate passed H.R. 3095, to ensure that any new or revised requirement providing for the screening, testing, or treatment of individuals operating commercial motor vehicles for sleep disorders is adopted pursuant to a rulemaking proceeding.
Page S721370th Anniversary of the Rescue of Danish Jews: Senate agreed to S. Res. 227, to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the heroic rescue of Danish Jews during the Second World War by the Danish people.
Page S7213Representative Democracy in Venezuela: Senate agreed to S. Res. 213, expressing support for the free and peaceful exercise of representative democracy in Venezuela, condemning violence and intimidation against the country's political opposition, and calling for dialogue between all political actors in the country, after agreeing to the committee amendment in the nature of a substitute, and the committee amendment to the title.
Pages S7213-14Washington Navy Yard Attack: Senate agreed to S. Res. 265, expressing support for the individuals impacted by the senseless attack at the Washington Navy Yard, and commending and thanking members of the military, law enforcement officers, first responders, and civil servants for their courage and professionalism.
Page S7214National Chess Week: Senate agreed to S. Res. 266, designating the week of October 7 through 13, 2013, as ``National Chess Week'' to enhance awareness and encourage students and adults to engage in a game known to enhance critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Page S7214Messages from the House:
Page S7210Measures Read the First Time:
Page S7210Additional Cosponsors:
Page S7211Statements on Introduced Bills/Resolutions:
Page S7211Amendments Submitted:
Senate convened at 10:30 a.m. and adjourned at 4:53 p.m., until 12 p.m. on Saturday, October 5, 2013. (For Senate's program, see the remarks of the Majority Leader in today's Record on page S7214.)
Senate will be in a period of morning business for debate only until 4 p.m.
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