Tuesday, March 16, 2021
House Meets at… Votes Predicted at…
12:00 p.m. Morning Hour
2:00 p.m. Legislative Business
Fifteen “One Minutes” per side
First/Last Votes: 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 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:

Suspensions (5 bills)

1. H.R. 1085 – To award three congressional gold medals to the United States Capitol Police and those who protected the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021, as amended (Rep. Pelosi – Financial Services)

This bill awards three congressional gold medals to the United States Capitol Police, DC Metropolitan Police, and those law enforcement agencies and officers who protected the U.S. Capitol during the attack on January 6, 2021.

2. H.R. 1799 – PPP Extension Act of 2021 (Rep. Bourdeaux – Small Business)

This bill extends the Paycheck Protection Program through June 30, 2021, allowing applications to be submitted through May 31, 2021 and gives SBA the authority to close any pending applications submitted by that date before June 30, 2021.

3. H.R. 485 – CAPTA (Rep. Scott (VA) – Education and Labor)

This bill reauthorizes and strengthens federal investments in the prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect. Child abuse and neglect is a pervasive public health problem that continues to affect too many children and families. H.R. 485 provides a strong, bipartisan response to this emerging crisis by enhancing federal supports for the treatment of children affected by child abuse and neglect and expanding federal investments that prevent abuse and neglect before children are harmed.

4. H.R. 1651 – COVID–19 Bankruptcy Relief Extension Act of 2021 (Rep. Nadler – Judiciary)

This bill extends to March 27, 2022 the bankruptcy protections that were included in the CARES Act (currently set to expire on March 22, 2021) and the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 (currently set to expire on December 27, 2021).

5. H.R. 1652 – VOCA Fix to Sustain the Crime Victims Fund Act of 2021 (Rep. Nadler – Judiciary)

This bill will direct federal criminal settlements from non-prosecution and deferred prosecution agreements, currently deposited into the General Treasury, into the Crime Victims Fund. It will increase the percentage that state compensation programs may be reimbursed from 60 percent to 75 percent.

H.Res. __ – Rule Providing for Consideration of H.J.Res. 17Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment (Rep. Speier – Judiciary), H.R. 1620Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2021 (Rep. Jackson-Lee – Judiciary), H.R. 6American Dream and Promise Act of 2021 (Rep. Roybal-Allard – Judiciary), H.R. 1603Farm Workforce Modernization Act of 2021 (Rep. Lofgren – Judiciary), and H.R. 1868To prevent across-the-board direct spending cuts, and for other purposes (Rep. Yarmuth – Budget)

                  

QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”

Nelson Mandela