February 16, 2012 09:00 AM

Senate Floor Schedule for Thursday, February 16, 2012

  • Convenes: 10:00am
  • Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business for one hour with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each with the Majority controlling the first half and the Republicans controlling the final half.
  • Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of S.1813, the Surface Transportation bill.
  • During Wednesday's session of the Senate, cloture was filed on the following items, in the following order:
    • Reid amendment #1633, the Banking, Finance and Commerce (as reported out by the Commerce Committee) titles to S.1813 and
    • Executive Calendar #366, the nomination of Jesse Furman, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York.