Monday, October 21, 2019

House Meets at… Votes Predicted at…
12:00 p.m. Morning Hour
2:00 p.m. Legislative Business
Unlimited “One Minutes” Per Side
First/Last Votes: 6:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

 

ANY ANTICIPATED MEMBER ABSENCES FOR VOTES TODAY SHOULD BE REPORTED IMMEDIATELY TO THE OFFICE OF THE MAJORITY WHIP AT 6-3210.

Floor Schedule and Procedure:

Suspensions (4 bills):

  1. H.R. 4406 – Small Business Development Centers Improvement Act of 2019, as amended (Rep. Golden – Small Business)

This bill amends the Small Business Act to improve the small business development centers program by authorizing the program for four years, requiring annual reporting, reducing burdens related outreach and awareness, and enhancing collaboration with the agency.

  1. H.R. 4405 – Women’s Business Centers Improvements Act of 2019 (Rep. Davids – Small Business)

    This bill amends the Small Business Act to modernize and strengthen the women’s business centers program by authorizing the program for four years, increasing reporting requirements, and updating and streamlining program requirements.

  2. H.R. 4407 – SCORE for Small Business Act of 2019 (Rep. Hern – Small Business)

This bill amends the Small Business Act to strengthen the SCORE program to improve accounting, measure program performance, expand reporting and accountability, and authorize the program for three years.

  1. H.R. 4387 – To establish Growth Accelerator Fund Competition within the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes (Rep. Espaillat – Small Business)

    This bill amends the Small Business Act to establish the Growth Accelerator Fund Competition program for four years.

QUOTE OF THE DAY:
“Deliberation and debate is the way you stir the soul of our democracy.”

Jesse Jackson