MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2019                                                                                                           

House Meets At… Votes Predicted At…
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. 2114 – Enhancing State Energy Security Planning and Emergency Preparedness Act of 2019 (Rep. Rush – Energy and Commerce)

This bill reauthorizes the Department of Energy’s (DOE) State Energy Program and improves the physical and cyber security of our fuel and electric infrastructure by requiring states to include a State Energy Security Plan as a condition for receiving funding under the plan. The legislation also increases funding for the program.

  1. H.R. 1760 – Advanced Nuclear Fuel Availability Act (Rep. Flores – Energy and Commerce)

This bill supports the development of advanced nuclear reactors in the United States by ensuring safe and reliable access to the fuels needed to operate them.

  1. H.R. 1768 – Diesel Emissions Reduction Act of 2019 (Rep. Matsui – Energy and Commerce)

This bill reauthorizes an incentive program designed to protect public health and improve air quality by decreasing harmful emissions from diesel engines.

  1. H.R. 1420 – Energy Efficient Government Technology Act (Rep. Eshoo – Energy and Commerce)

This bill promotes energy efficiency across the federal government by encouraging the adoption of energy-efficient and energy-saving information technologies across all agencies and federally-operated facilities.

QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning”

Benjamin Franklin