Default Prevention Act:
Senate began consideration of the motion to proceed to consideration of S. 1569, to ensure the complete and timely payment of the obligations of the United States Government until December 31, 2014.
Pages S7455-71Nominations Confirmed:
Senate confirmed the following nominations: Andrea R. Wood, of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois.
Pages S7471-73By a unanimous vote of 90 yeas (Vote No. EX. 217), Madeline Hughes Haikala, of Alabama, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Alabama.
Pages S7471-73Additional Cosponsors:
Statements on Introduced Bills/Resolutions:
One record vote was taken today. (Total--217)
Senate convened at 2 p.m. and adjourned at 6:11 p.m., until 10 a.m. on Tuesday, October 15, 2013. (For Senate's program, see the remarks of the Majority Leader in today's Record on page S7473.)
Senators will be permitted to speak for up to ten minutes each. (Senate will recess from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. for their respective party conferences.)
Source: Daily Digest; Full Senate Record