Wrap Up for Friday, December 18, 2015Roll Call Votes
- Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendments to the Senate amendment to H.R.2029 (Omnibus); invoked: 72-26.
- Motion to table the first amendment (Omnibus) to the Senate amendment to H.R.2029; not agreed to: 31-67.
- Motion to waive budget points of order with respect to H.R.2029; agreed to: 73-25.
- Motion to concur in the House amendments to the Senate amendment to H.R.2029; agreed to: 65-33.
Passed S.2425 - Patient Access and Medicare Protection Act.
Passed H.R.1321 - Microbeads.
Passed Calendar #291, S.2152 - Electrify Africa, with committee reported amendments and Corker amendment.
Adopted S.Res.338 - Towson University Sesquicentennial.
Adopted S.Res.339 - University of Iowa College of Law.
Passed Calendar #303, S.1115 - GONE Act, with Fischer substitute amendment.
Adopted S.Res.342 - Wheeling Jesuit Women's Volleyball.
Agreed to H.Con.Res.104 - Adjournment Resolution
Passed by voice vote H.R.4188 - Coast Guard Reauthorization, with Thune amendment.
Passed S.1893 - Mental Health Awareness and Improvement Act, with committee-reported substitute, Murkowski, and Lee amendments.
Began the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.2434 - Separation of Powers Restoration and Second Amendment Protection Act (Paul).
Confirmed the following nominations by voice vote:
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
Executive Calendar #438 - Patrick Joseph Murphy, of Pennsylvania, to be Under Secretary of the Army.
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
Executive Calendar #432 - Shoshana Miriam Lew, of the District of Columbia, to be Chief Financial Officer, Department of Transportation.
Executive Calendar #424 - Carlos J. Torres, of Virginia, to be Deputy Director of the Peace Corps.
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
Executive Calendar #383 - Suzette M. Kimball, of West Virginia, to be Director of the United States Geological Survey.
DEPARTMENT OF STATE
Executive Calendar #332 and #333 - David Malcolm Robinson to be Coordinator for Reconstruction and Stabilization/Assistant Secretary of State.