October 7, 2015 06:46 PM

Wrap Up for Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Roll Call Votes
  1. Motion to waive the Budget Point Of Order with respect to the conference report to accompany H.R.1735, NDAA; waived: 71-26.
  2. Adoption of the conference report to accompany H.R.1735, NDAA; adopted: 70-27.

Legislative Business

Passed Calendar #232, S.32 - Transnational Drug Trafficking Act.

Passed Calendar #234, H.R.623 - DHS Social Media Improvement Act of 2015, with committee-reported substitute amendment.

Passed S.2162 - to establish a 10-year term for the service of the Librarian of Congress.

Adopted S.Res.275 - calling on Congress, schools, and State and local educational agencies to recognize the significant educational implications of dyslexia that must be addressed and designating October 2015 as "National Dyslexia Awareness Month".

Adopted S.Res.280 - recognizing the month of October 2015 as "National Women's Small Business Month".

Adopted S.Res.281 - designating the week of October 5 through October 9, 2015, as "National Health Information Technology Week" to recognize the value of health information technology in transforming and improving the healthcare system for all people in the United States.

Agreed to H.Con.Res.81 - providing technical corrections to the enrollment of the bill H.R.1735.

Completed the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.2146, Stop Sanctuary Policies and Protect Americans Act (Vitter).

No Executive Business