Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced:
15 public bills, H.R. 3504-3518; and 4 resolutions, H.J. Res. 104; H. Con. Res. 65; and H. Res. 415-416 were introduced.
Pages H7151-52Additional Cosponsors:
Page H7153Reports Filed:
Reports were filed today as follows: In the Matters of Allegations Relating to Travel to Taiwan by Representatives William Owens and Peter Roskam in 2011 (H. Rept. 113-266); H.R. 3343, to amend the District of Columbia Home Rule Act to clarify the rules regarding the determination of the compensation of the Chief Financial Officer of the District of Columbia (H. Rept. 113-267); and H.R. 2860, to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide that the Inspector General of the Office of Personnel Management may use amounts in the revolving fund of the Office to fund audits, investigations, and oversight activities, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 113-268).
Page H7151Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Womack to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
The prayer was offered by the guest chaplain, Reverend Oran Warder, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Alexandria, Virginia.
The House agreed to the Speaker's approval of the Journal by voice vote.
Pages H7113, H7145Keep Your Health Plan Act of 2013:
The House passed H.R. 3350, to authorize health insurance issuers to continue to offer for sale current individual health insurance coverage in satisfaction of the minimum essential health insurance coverage requirement, by a recorded vote of 261 ayes to 157 noes, Roll No. 587.
Pages H7128-45Agreed to table the appeal of the ruling of the chair on a point of order sustained against the first Andrews 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 yea-and-nay vote of 229 yeas to 191 nays, Roll No. 585.
Pages H7139-42Rejected the second Andrews 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 yea-and-nay vote of 187 yeas to 230 nays, Roll No. 586.
Pages H7142-44H. Res. 413, the rule providing for consideration of the bill, was agreed to by a recorded vote of 228 ayes to 189 noes, Roll No. 584, after the previous question was ordered by a yea-and-nay vote of 225 yeas to 193 nays, Roll No. 583.
Pages H7115-28Meeting Hour:
Agreed that when the House adjourns today, it adjourn to meet at 12 noon on Monday, November 18th for morning hour debate and 2 p.m. for legislative business.
Pages H7149, H7151Quorum Calls--Votes:
Three yea-and-nay votes and two recorded votes developed during the proceedings of today and appear on pages H7127, H7128, H7142, H7143-44, H7144-45. There were no quorum calls. D1095 Adjournment:
The House met at 9 a.m. and adjourned at 2:34 p.m.
To be announced.
Source: Daily Digest; Full House Record