NEXT VOTEAround 1:30 p.m.

Around 6:30-7:30 p.m.LAST VOTE

Daily Schedule

WEDNESDAY, JULY 29, 2015:
The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour      Today's Roll Call Summary
Legislative Business begins at Noon

Fifteen One Minutes per side

Journal 

Y      N


H.Res. 388
- The rule providing for consideration of both H.R. 1944 - VA Accountability Act of 2015 and H.R. 3236—Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015 (Sponsored by Rep Pete Sessions / Rules Committee)
P.Q. Y   242 N   180
Adoption Y   243 N   183

H.R. 1994 - VA Accountability Act of 2015 (Sponsored by Rep. Jeff Miller / Veterans’ Affairs Committee) Amendments 

Structured Rule, One Hour of Debate
MTR Y   184 N   241
Passage Y   256 N   170

H.R. 3236 - Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015 (Sponsored by Rep. Shuster / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee / Ways and Means Committee / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)
Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate  
Passage Y   385 N    34  P    1

 

Postponed Suspension Vote:

1. H.R. 1300 - First Responder Anthrax Preparedness Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Peter King / Homeland Security Committee)

Y   424 N    0
 
Special Orders: Democrats have the first hour

Amendments to H.R. 1994 - VA Accountability Act of 2015

Benishek (R-MI), Sinema (D-AZ) - Amendment No. 1 - Reforms and improves the VA Inspector General's ability to report on problems and problem employees at the VA. Requires the IG to release reports including employee misconduct to the public and explain what changes the VA has requested, requires the IG to identify a manager responsible for fixing an identified problem, makes it easier to fire an identified employee, and targets the bonuses of employees that fail to solve problems. (10 minutes)
Adopted Voice Y N


Takano (D-CA) - Substitute Amendment No. 2 -  Provides VA Secretary the authority to immediately suspend without pay any employee whose performance or misconduct is a threat to health or safety; ensures back pay for whistleblowers unfairly terminated, and caps the payment of administrative leave to 14 days. Makes effective date of back pay provision October 1, 2015 (20 minutes)
Y   191 N   233
 

Vote Series II

​Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Passage of H.R. 3236 - Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015 – 15 minute vote
Y   385 N   34
 P    1


Takano (D-CA) - Substitute Amendment No. 2 - Provides VA Secretary the authority to immediately suspend without pay any employee whose performance or misconduct is a threat to health or safety; ensures back pay for whistleblowers unfairly terminated, and caps the payment of administrative leave to 14 days. Makes effective date of back pay provision October 1, 2015 – 2 minute vote
Y   191 N   233


Ten minutes of debate

Takano (D-CA) - Motion to recommit H.R. 1994 is expected; please check at the Leadership Desk for details – 5 minute vote
Y   184 N   241


Passage
      of H.R. 1994 - VA Accountability Act of 2015 – 5 minute vote
Y   256 N   170


Approval   of the Journal – 5 minute vote
Y      N


These are the last votes of the day.

Tomorrow
& Friday: No votes are expected in the House

Weekly Schedule

MONDAY, JULY 27, 2015:
The House meets at Noon for Morning Hour
Legislative Business begins at 2:00 p.m.

Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.

Unlimited One Minutes per side

Suspension of the Rules:

1. H.R. 1138 - Sawtooth National Recreation Area and Jerry Peak Wilderness Additions Act (Sponsored by Rep. Mike Simpson / Natural Resources Committee)

2. H.R. 774 - Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated Fishing Enforcement Act of 2015, as amended (Sponsored by Del. Madeleine Bordallo / Natural Resources Committee)

3. Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2499 - Veterans Entrepreneurship Act of 2015 (Sponsored by Rep. Steve Chabot / Small Business Committee) 

4. S. 1482 - Need-Based Educational Aid Act of 2015 (Sponsored by Sen. Chuck Grassley / Judiciary Committee)

5. H.R. 1656 - Secret Service Improvements Act of 2015, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Bob Goodlatte / Judiciary Committee)

6. H.R. 2750 - Improved Security Vetting for Aviation Workers Act of 2015, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. John Katko / Homeland Security Committee)

7. H.R. 2770 - Keeping Our Travelers Safe and Secure Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Kathleen Rice / Homeland Security Committee)

8. H.R. 2843 - TSA PreCheck Expansion Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. John Katko / Homeland Security Committee)

9. H.R. 2127 - Securing Expedited Screening Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Bennie Thompson / Homeland Security Committee)

10. H.R. 1300 - First Responder Anthrax Preparedness Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Peter King / Homeland Security Committee)

11. H.R. 2206 - State Wide Interoperable Communications Enhancement Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Donald Payne / Homeland Security Committee)

12. H.R. 1634 - Border Security Technology Accountability Act of 2015, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Martha McSally / Homeland Security Committee)

13. H.R. 998 - Preclearance Authorization Act of 2015, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Patrick Meehan / Homeland Security Committee)

14. H.R. 1831 - Evidence-Based Policymaking Commission Act of 2014, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Paul Ryan / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

15. H. J. Res. 61 - Hire More Heroes Act of 2015 (Sponsored by Rep. Rodney Davis / Ways and Means Committee) 

16. H.R. 675 - Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2015 (Sponsored by Rep. Ralph Abraham / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

17. H.R. 1607 - Ruth Moore Act of 2015 (Sponsored by Rep. Chellie Pingree / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)
 
Special Orders: Democrats have the first hour.

TUESDAY, JULY 28, 2015:
The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour
Legislative Business begins at Noon

Fifteen One Minutes per side

H.R. 427 - Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act of 2015 (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Todd Young / Judiciary Committee)

Special Orders: Republicans have the first hour.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 29, 2015:
The House meets at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour
Legislative Business begins at Noon

Fifteen One Minutes per side

H.R. 1944 - VA Accountability Act of 2015 (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Jeff Miller / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

​H.R. 3236 - ​Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015 

Special Orders: Democrats have the first hour.

THURSDAY, JULY 30, 2015:
​No votes are expected in the House

FRIDAY, JULY 31, 2015:
No votes are expected in the House.




 
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