On the House Floor

Legislative Day of 08/07/2020


Legislative Day of 08/07/2020

The Speaker announced that the House do now adjourn pursuant to section 4(b) of H. Res. 967. The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 p.m. on August 11, 2020.


Legislative Day of 08/07/2020

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 August 7, 2020, at 9:22 a.m.: that the Senate passed S. 384, S. 785, S. 2330, S. 3455, and S. 4049.


Legislative Day of 08/07/2020

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 August 4, 2020, at 11:20 a.m.: that the Senate passed S. 529, S. 850, S. 914, and S. 2336.


Legislative Day of 08/07/2020

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair led the House in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.


Legislative Day of 08/07/2020

SPEAKER'S APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL - Pursuant to section 4(a) of H. Res. 967, the Journal of the last day's proceedings was approved.


Legislative Day of 08/07/2020

Today's prayer was offered by the House Chaplain, Rev. Patrick J. Conroy.


Legislative Day of 08/07/2020

The Speaker designated the Honorable Jennifer Wexton to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.


Legislative Day of 08/07/2020

The House convened, starting a new legislative day.