|TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 2019
Floor Schedule and Procedures
Under a Rule (2 bills):
This bill is a package of five bills reported by the Appropriations Committee for FY2020, and is the second set of FY2020 appropriations bills the House will consider this year. This bill includes Commerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development.
As of last night, the House has completed all debate on H.R. 3055.
Postponed Division E (Transportation and Housing and Urban Development) Amendment Votes (2):
Banks Amendment #251
Reduces amounts made available in Division E, other than amounts made available to the Department of Defense, by 14 percent.
Increases by $1,000,000 funds for transitional housing and homelessness services, decreases by $1,000,000 funds for the Department of Housing and Urban Development Executive Offices.
The bill provides $4.5 billion in emergency spending, with significant funding for legal assistance, food, water, and medical services, support services for unaccompanied children, alternatives to detention, refugee services, and reimbursement for local governments and non-profit organizations. The supplemental includes no funding for a border wall or ICE detention beds and prohibits the use of funds for any purpose not specifically described in the bill.
Resources from the House Appropriations Committee:
Click here for a fact sheet.
Click here for a summary.
Click here for bill text.
|QUOTE OF THE DAY:
“Real change, enduring change, happens one step at a time.”
Ruth Bader Ginsburg