Senate Floor Schedule For Thursday, March 17, 2011
Following any leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to a period of morning business until 10:30am with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each with the Republicans controlling the first half and the Majority controlling the final half.
Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of S.493, SBIR and STTR Reauthorization. At 12:00pm, the Senate will proceed to the consideration of H.J.Res.48, the continuing resolution through April 8, 2011 with up to 3 hours of debate equally divided and controlled between the two leaders and their designees. Senators should expect up to 2 roll call votes at approximately 2:45pm in relation to the following: - Passage of H.J.Res.48, 3-week CR
Confirmation of Executive Calendar #11, Amy Jackson, of the District of Columbia, to be US District Judge for the District of Columbia.
The Senate is in a period of morning business with senators permitted to speak for up to 10 minutes each.