May 23, 2019 06:48 PM

Schedule for Pro Forma Sessions and Monday, June 3, 2019

The Senate stands adjourned to convene for pro forma sessions, with no business conducted, on the following dates and times:

 

Friday, May 24th at 9:45am;

Tuesday, May 28th at 11:30am; and

Friday, May 31st at 10:30am.

 

When the Senate adjourns on Friday it will next convene at 3:00pm on Monday, June 3, 2019.

 

On Monday, following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the motion to proceed to Calendar #78, S.1332, to set forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2020 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2021 through 2029 (Paul). At 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed.

 

As a reminder, Senator McConnell has filed cloture on the following items:

  1. Motion to proceed to S. 1332, to set forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2020 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2021 through 2029. (Paul)
  2. Executive Calendar #157, Andrew M. Saul, of New York, to be Commissioner of Social Security for the term expiring January 19, 2025.
  3. Executive Calendar #224, David Schenker, of New Jersey, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Near Eastern Affairs).
  4. Executive Calendar #162, Heath P. Tarbert, of Maryland, to be Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
  5. Executive Calendar #163, Heath P. Tarbert, of Maryland, to be a Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission for a term expiring April 13, 2024.
  6. Executive Calendar #198, Susan Combs, of Texas, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Interior.
  7. Executive Calendar #39, Ryan T. Holte, of Ohio, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years.
  8. Executive Calendar #40, Rossie David Alston, Jr., of Virginia, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia.
  9. Executive Calendar #56, Richard A. Hertling, of Maryland, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years.

 

Monday, June 3rd at 5:30pm – 2 roll call votes expected

1.       Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.1332, to set forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2020 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2021 through 2029 (Paul)

If cloture is not invoked, then:

2.       Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #157, Andrew M. Saul, of New York, to be Commissioner of Social Security