February 2, 2016 05:51 PM

Cloture filed on Murkowski SA #2953 and S.2012, Energy Policy Modernization Act

This evening Senator McConnell filed cloture on Murkowski amendment #2953 (substitute) and S.2012, Energy Policy Modernization Act. Unless an agreement is reached, the cloture vote on the substitute would occur 1 hour after the Senate convenes on Thursday, February 4th.

The filing deadline for first degree amendments to the substitute and bill is 1:00pm tomorrow, Wednesday, February 3. Amendments must be germane and timely filed to be considered in order if cloture is invoked.