Senate Floor Schedule for Monday, October 7, 2013The Senate stands adjourned until 2:00pm on Monday, October 7, 2013. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business for debate only until 5:00pm with Senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each.
At 5:00pm, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session to consider the following:
- Executive Calendar #204, the nomination of Colin Stirling Bruce, of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Central District of Illinois and
- Executive Calendar #205, the nomination of Sara Lee Ellis, of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois.
There will be up to 30 minutes of debate equally divided and controlled in the usual form. Upon the use or yielding back of time, the Senate will vote on confirmation of the nominations. One roll call vote is expected and one voice vote is expected.