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Schedule for Thursday, August 23, 2018

The Senate stands adjourned until 9:30am on Thursday, August 23, 2018.
Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the nomination of Executive Calendar #994, Lynn A. Johnson, of Colorado, to be Assistant Secretary for Family Support, Department of HHS.
One hour after the Senate convenes (approx. 10:30am) there will be a vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the Shelby substitute amendment #3695 to H.R.6157 (Defense/LaborH). Upon the use or yielding back of time, any pending amendments would be disposed of and the Senate would vote on adoption of the substitute. Then, there would be a cloture vote on the underlying bill and another 30 hours of post-cloture debate prior to a vote on passage of the minibus.
Thursday at 10:30am – at least 1 roll call vote
1.      Motion to invoke cloture on Shelby substitute amendment #3695
Additional roll call votes are expected during Thursday’s session.
Amendments Pending to H.R.6157, Minibus III
Shelby SA #3695 (substitute)
Shelby SA #3699 ($1 million for Operations and Maintenance, Defense-Wide)
Leahy SA #3933 to #3699 (technical)