September 17, 2015 10:00 AM

Schedule for Thursday, September 17, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Thursday, September 17, 2015.

Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of H.J.Res.61, the legislative vehicle for the Congressional disapproval of the proposed Iran nuclear agreement, with the time until 11:00am equally divided between the two Leaders or their designees.

At 11:00am, there will be up to 3 roll call votes:

  1. Motion to invoke cloture on McConnell amendment #2656 (hostages and Israel's right to exist); if cloture is not invoked, then
  2. Motion to invoke cloture on McConnell amendment #2640 (Iran nuclear agreement resolution of disapproval); if cloture is not invoked, then
  3. Motion to invoke cloture on H.J.Res.61, Hire More Heroes Act.

If any cloture motions are invoked, the Senate would then begin to burn up to 30 hours of post-cloture time. The filing deadline for all second degree amendments is 10:30am.