Thursday, July 30, 2020
House Meets at… Votes Predicted at…
9:00 a.m. Morning Hour
10:00 a.m. Legislative Business
Fifteen “One Minutes” Per Side
First Votes: 6:30 p.m.  7:30 p.m.
Last Votes: 7:30 p.m.  8:30 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:

Under a Rule (1 bill):

Begin Consideration of H.R. 7617Defense, Commerce, Justice, Science, Energy and Water Development, Financial Services and General Government, Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2021 (Rep. Lowey – Appropriations)

This bill totals $1.3 trillion in discretionary funding and consists of six FY 2021 appropriations bills: Defense, Commerce-Justice-Science, Energy and Water Development, Financial Service and General Government, Labor-HHS-Education, and Transportation-Housing and Urban Development.

Below are resources from the Appropriations Committee.

The Rule provides for 90 minutes of general debate equally divided and controlled by the Chair and Ranking Member of the Committee on Appropriations.  The Rule makes in order 340 amendments and allows for amendments to be offered en bloc.  A full list of amendments can be found here. An amendment tracker from the Appropriations can be found here.

           

QUOTE OF THE DAY:
“Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.”
-James Baldwin