On the House Floor

Legislative Day of 06/24/2021


Legislative Day of 06/24/2021

SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.


Legislative Day of 06/24/2021

ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.


Legislative Day of 06/24/2021

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 June 24, 2021 at 2:53 p.m.: That the Senate passed S. 1251.


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Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.


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On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 245 - 181 (Roll no. 184).


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Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 239 — "To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for limitations on copayments for contraception furnished by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes."


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Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.


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On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 219 - 210 (Roll no. 183).


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Considered as unfinished business. S.J. Res. 13 — "Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission relating to "Update of Commission's Conciliation Procedures"."


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Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.


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On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 252 - 176 (Roll no. 182).


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Considered as unfinished business. H.R. 1443 — "To amend the Equal Credit Opportunity Act to require the collection of small business loan data related to LGBTQ-owned businesses."


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Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.


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On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 218 - 208 (Roll no. 181).


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Considered as unfinished business. S.J. Res. 15 — "Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Office of the Comptroller of Currency relating to "National Banks and Federal Savings Associations as Lenders"."


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UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question on passage of S.J. Res. 15; passage of H.R. 1443 as amended; passage of S.J. Res. 13 and passage of H.R. 239 all of which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.


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The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of June 24.


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The Speaker announced that the House do now recess for a period of less than 15 minutes.


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POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on S.J. Res. 13, the Chair put the question on passage of the bill and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Foxx demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on passage of the bill until a time to be announced.


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The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.


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DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on S.J. Res. 13.


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The resolution provides for 1 hour of debate, orders the previous question, and allows a motion to recommit for each measure. Provides that H. Res. 485 is adopted. Provides that anytime through the legislative day of June 25, 2021, the Speaker may entertain motions offered by the Majority Leader or his designee that the House suspend the rules with respect to multiple measures that were the object of motions to suspend the rules on the legislative days of June 22 or 23, and on which the yeas and nays were ordered and further proceedings postponed.


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Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 486. S.J. Res. 13 — "Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission relating to "Update of Commission's Conciliation Procedures"."


Legislative Day of 06/24/2021

POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on S.J. Res. 15, the Chair put the question on passage of the bill and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. McHenry demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on passage of the bill until a time to be announced.


Legislative Day of 06/24/2021

The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.


Legislative Day of 06/24/2021

DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on S.J. Res. 15.


Legislative Day of 06/24/2021

The resolution provides for 1 hour of debate, orders the previous question, and allows a motion to recommit for each measure. Provides that H. Res. 485 is adopted. Provides that anytime through the legislative day of June 25, 2021, the Speaker may entertain motions offered by the Majority Leader or his designee that the House suspend the rules with respect to multiple measures that were the object of motions to suspend the rules on the legislative days of June 22 or 23, and on which the yeas and nays were ordered and further proceedings postponed.


Legislative Day of 06/24/2021

Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 486. S.J. Res. 15 — "Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Office of the Comptroller of Currency relating to "National Banks and Federal Savings Associations as Lenders"."


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POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H.R. 1443, the Chair put the question on passage of the bill and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Rosendale demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on passage of the bill until a time to be announced.


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The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.


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DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 1443.


Legislative Day of 06/24/2021

The resolution provides for 1 hour of debate, orders the previous question, and allows a motion to recommit for each measure. Provides that H. Res. 485 is adopted. Provides that anytime through the legislative day of June 25, 2021, the Speaker may entertain motions offered by the Majority Leader or his designee that the House suspend the rules with respect to multiple measures that were the object of motions to suspend the rules on the legislative days of June 22 or 23, and on which the yeas and nays were ordered and further proceedings postponed.


Legislative Day of 06/24/2021

Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 486. H.R. 1443 — "To amend the Equal Credit Opportunity Act to require the collection of small business loan data related to LGBTQ-owned businesses."


Legislative Day of 06/24/2021

POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H.R. 239, the Chair put the question on passage of the bill and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Rosendale demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on passage of the bill until a time to be announced.


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The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.


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DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 239.


Legislative Day of 06/24/2021

The resolution provides for 1 hour of debate, orders the previous question, and allows a motion to recommit for each measure. Provides that H. Res. 485 is adopted. Provides that anytime through the legislative day of June 25, 2021, the Speaker may entertain motions offered by the Majority Leader or his designee that the House suspend the rules with respect to multiple measures that were the object of motions to suspend the rules on the legislative days of June 22 or 23, and on which the yeas and nays were ordered and further proceedings postponed.


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Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 486. H.R. 239 — "To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for limitations on copayments for contraception furnished by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes."


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Smithsonian American Women's History Museum Council - Pursuant to Section 104(c)(2)(C)-(D) of Title I, Division T of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 (Public Law 116-260), the Republican Leader appointed the following member of the House to the Smithsonian American Women's History Museum Council: Mrs. Walorski.


Legislative Day of 06/24/2021

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 June 24, 2021 at 9:47 a.m.: That the Senate passed S. 2184.


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ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speeches, which by direction of the Chair would be limited to 15 per side of the aisle.


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PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Wilson of SC to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.


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SPEAKER'S APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL - Pursuant to section 11(a) of H. Res. 188, the Journal of the last day's proceedings was approved.


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Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Chaplain Margaret Grun Kibben.


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The House convened, returning from a recess continuing the legislative day of June 24.


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The Speaker announced that the House do now recess. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 P.M. today.


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MORNING-HOUR DEBATE - The House proceeded with Morning-Hour Debate. At the conclusion of Morning-Hour, the House will recess until 12:00 p.m. for the start of legislative business.


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The Speaker designated the Honorable Ruben Gallego to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.


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The House convened, starting a new legislative day.