Legislative Day Of February 21, 2020
The Speaker announced that the House do now adjourn pursuant to section 4(b) of H. Res. 844. The next meeting is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on February 25, 2020.
The House received a message from the Clerk. Pursuant to the permission granted in Clause 2(h) of Rule II of the Rules of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Clerk notified the House that she had received the following message from the Secretary of the Senate on February 20, 2020 at 1:09 p.m.: That the Senate passed S. 3239 and H.R. 2744 with an amendment.
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair led the House in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
SPEAKER'S APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL - Pursuant to section 4(a) of H. Res. 844, the Journal of the last day's proceedings was approved.
Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.
The Speaker designated the Honorable Wm. Lacy Clay to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
The House convened, starting a new legislative day.