Passed Calendar #246, S.799 - a bill to combat the rise of prenatal opioid abuse and neonatal abstinence syndrome, with committee-reported substitute amendment.
Passed Calendar #202, S.1403 - Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2015.
Adopted Calendar #264, S.Res.274 - commemorating the 25th anniversary of the peaceful and democratic reunification of Germany.
Adopted S.Res.283 - designating October 2015 as "Filipino American History Month".
Adopted S.Res.287 - condemning the senseless murder and wounding of 18 individuals in Roseburg, Oregon, on October 1, 2015.
Adopted S.Res.288 - commemorating October 22, 2015, as the 50th anniversary of the enactment of the Highway Beautification Act of 1965.
Adopted S.Res.294 - designating October 26, 2015, as Day of the Deployed.
Adopted S.Res.295 - designating the week of November 2 through November 6, 2015, as "National Veterans Small Business Week".
Began the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.2200, Workplace Advancement Act (Fischer).
Completed the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.2193, Stop Illegal Reentry Act (Cruz).
Confirmed the following nominations by voice vote:
Confirmed the following nominations by unanimous consent:
Executive Calendar #308 - Brig. Gen. Barbara R. Holcomb to be Major General
Executive Calendar #309 - Maj. Gen. Jack Weinsten to be Lieutenant General
Executive Calendar #310 - Col. Michael E. Flanagan to be Brigadier General
Executive Calendar #311 - Col. David W. Silva, II to be Brigadier General
Executive Calendar #312 - Col. Philip R. Sheridan to be Brigadier General
Executive Calendar #313 - Col. Timothy J. LaBarge to be Brigadier General
Executive Calendar #314 - Col. Kristan L. K. Hericks to be Brigadier General
Executive Calendar #315 - Brig. Gen. Jody J. Daniels to be Major General
Executive Calendar #316 - Vice Adm. Frank C. Pandolfe to be Vice Admiral
Executive Calendar #317 - Rear Adm. Raquel C. Bono to be Vice Admiral
Executive Calendar #318 - Rear Adm. David C. Johnson to be Vice Admiral
Executive Calendar #319 - Lt. Gen. Kenneth F. McKenzie, Jr. to be Lieutenant General
Executive Calendar #320 - Maj. Gen. William D. Beydler to be Lieutenant General