April 22, 2015 09:51 AM

2 votes at 10:50am--trafficking amendments

At 9:51am, the Senate resumed consideration of S.178, Justice for Victims of Human Trafficking Act of 2015. Senator Cornyn withdrew the pending Cornyn amendment and offered amendment #1124. There will now be up to 1 hour for debate prior to a vote in relation to the Leahy amendment #301 and Cornyn amendment #1124. If all time is used, the votes would begin at approximately 10:50am.

10:50am - 2 roll call votes:

  1. Adoption of Leahy SA #301 (substitute);
  2. Adoption of Cornyn-Murray-Klobuchar SA #1124 (victims support without expanded Hyde)

2:00pm-Up to 6 roll call votes and then 11 voice votes expected:

  1. Cornyn SA #1127 (side by side to Leahy #290)
  2. Leahy SA #290 (Reauthorize Homeless and Runaway Youth)
  3. Brown SA #311 (parental rights)
  4. Burr SA #1121 (sex offender list)
  5. Kirk SA #273, as modified (commercial advertising)
  6. Passage of S.178, as amended, Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015