Discharged the Finance committee and passed H.R.2289, to rename section 219(c) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 as the Kay Bailey Hutchison Spousal IRA.
Adopted H.Con.Res.43, authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for a ceremony honoring the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela on the occasion of the 95th anniversary of his birth.
Discharged the Judiciary committee and adopted S.Res.191, designating July 27, 2013, as "National Day of the American Cowboy."
Began the Rule 14 process of S.1292, the Defund Obamacare Act of 2013. (Cruz)
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