Legislative Day Of January 17, 2020
The Speaker announced that the House do now adjourn pursuant to section 3(b) of H. Res. 790. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on January 21, 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 January 16, 2020, at 1:13 p.m.: that the Senate passed S. 3084, S. 3201, H.R. 886 with an amendment, and H.R. 5430
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 3(a) of H. Res. 790, the Journal of the last day's proceedings was approved.
Today's prayer was offered by Rev. Brendan Glasgow, St. Peter's Catholic Church, Washington, DC
The Speaker designated the Honorable Donald S. Beyer Jr. to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
The House convened, starting a new legislative day.