NEXT VOTE6:30 p.m. on Monday, February 26

LAST VOTE

Daily Schedule

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 16, 2018
The House will meet at 9:00 a.m in a Pro Forma session

MONDAY FEBRUARY 19, 2018
The House will not be in session

TUESDAY FEBRUARY 20, 2018
The House will meet at 9:30 a.m. in a Pro Forma session

WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 21, 2018
The House will not be in session

THURSDAY FEBRUARY 22, 2018
The House will not be in session

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 23, 2018
The House will meet at 10:00 a.m. in a Pro Forma

Amendments to H.R. 620 - ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017

Denham (R-CA) - Amendment No. 1 - Ensures the Department of Justice’s Disability Rights Section takes action, to the extent practicable, to make ADA compliance publications available in languages commonly used by owners and operators of U.S. businesses
Adopted Voice Y      ✓

Langevin (D-RI) - Amendment No. 2 - Removes the requirement that a person who claims discrimination must first provide written notice that allows 60 days for an owner to acknowledge receipt of the complaint and 120 days to demonstrate substantial progress in removing the barrier before legal action may be pursued
   188 N   226
 
Foster (D-IL) - Amendment No. 3 - Allows for punitive damages for noncompliance after the cure period
Rejected Voice Y      N     
 
Speier (D-CA) - Amendment No. 4 - Clarifies that the defendant is still liable if the defendant fails to make substantial progress to remove the barrier
Adopted Voice Y      N
 
Bera (D-CA) - Amendment No. 5 - Shortens the timeline from 180 to 120 total days
Adopted Voice Y      N
 
Poe (R-TX) [on behalf of McMorris Rodgers (R-WA)] - Amendment No. 6 - Strikes the requirement that the written notices of alleged violation include the specific sections of the ADA alleged to have been violated
Adopted Voice Y      N
 
Hartzler (R-MO) - Amendment No. 7 - Allows the use of portable pool lifts and allow the sharing of lifts between pools and spas to satisfy the pool accessibility requirements under the Americans with Disabilities Act for places of public accommodation
Not Offered Y N
 

Vote Series I

Langevin (D-RI) Amendment No. 2 - Removes the requirement that a person who claims discrimination must first provide written notice that allows 60 days for an owner to acknowledge receipt of the complaint and 120 days to demonstrate substantial progress in removing the barrier before legal action may be pursued – 15 minute vote
  188 N    226

Passage of H.R. 620 - ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017 – 5 minute vote
 225 N   192
 
Approval of the Journal – if ordered5 minute vote
Approved Voice Y      ✓ N
 
These are the last votes of the day

Friday: No votes are expected in the House

Next Votes: Monday, February 26 at 6:30 p.m.

Weekly Schedule

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 16, 2018
The House will meet at 9:00 a.m in a Pro Forma session

MONDAY FEBRUARY 19, 2018
The House will not be in session

TUESDAY FEBRUARY 20, 2018
The House will meet at 9:30 a.m. in a Pro Forma session

WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 21, 2018
The House will not be in session

THURSDAY FEBRUARY 22, 2018
The House will not be in session

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 23, 2018
The House will meet at 10:00 a.m. in a Pro Forma

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