Daily Whipline

April 30, 2019

MAJORITY WHIPLINE: TUESDAY, APRIL 30, 2019

TUESDAY, APRIL 30, 2019                                                                                                           

House Meets At…

Votes Predicted At…

10:00 a.m. Morning Hour

12:00 p.m. Legislative Business

Fifteen “One Minutes” Per Side

First/Last Votes: 1:15 p.m. – 2:15 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 (6 bills):

  1. H.Res. 327 – Encouraging greater public-private sector collaboration to promote financial literacy for students and young adults (Rep. Foster – Financial Services)

This resolution recognizes the importance of financial literacy and encourages and supports efforts to increase financial planning among students and young adults.

  1. H.R. 1876 – Senior Security Act of 2019 (Rep. Gottheimer – Financial Services)

This bill amends the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to establish the Senior Investor Taskforce within the Securities and Exchange Commission. The taskforce must report on topics relating to investors over the age of 65, including industry trends and serious issues impacting such investors, and make recommendations for legislative or regulatory actions to address problems encountered by senior investors. The GAO must also report on the costs of the financial exploitation of senior citizens.

  1. H.Res. 328 – Supporting the protection of elders through financial literacy (Rep. Casten – Financial Services)

This resolution outlines many of the financial literacy and financial fraud issues that seniors face and expresses support for methods and efforts to continue to combat financial fraud, particularly for seniors.

  1. H.R. 1449 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3033 203rd Street in Olympia Fields, Illinois, as the “Captain Robert L. Martin Post Office” (Rep. Kelly (IL) – Oversight and Reform)
  2. H.R. 1198 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 404 South Boulder Highway in Henderson, Nevada, as the “Henderson Veterans Memorial Post Office Building” (Rep. Lee (NV) – Oversight and Reform)
  3. H.R. 828 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 25 Route 111 in Smithtown, New York, as the “Congressman Bill Carney Post Office” (Rep. Zeldin – Oversight and Reform)

QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“Strong convictions precede great actions.”

James Freeman Clarke