TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 2019                                                                                                           

House Meets At… Votes Predicted At…
10:00 a.m. Morning Hour

12:00 p.m. Legislative Business

Fifteen “One Minutes” Per Side

First Votes: 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Last Votes: ??

 

ANY ANTICIPATED MEMBER ABSENCES FOR VOTES TODAY SHOULD BE REPORTED

IMMEDIATELY TO THE OFFICE OF THE MAJORITY WHIP AT 6-3210.

Floor Schedule and Procedures

Under a Rule (2 bills):

  1. Complete Consideration of H.R. 3055 – Commerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2020 (Rep. Serrano – Appropriations)

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.
Jayapal Amendment #268

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.

  1. Possible Consideration of H.R. 3401 – Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act, 2019 (Rep. Lowey – Appropriations)

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