January 15, 2020 06:54 PM

Schedule for Thursday, January 16, 2020

The Senate stands adjourned until 9:45am on Thursday, January 16, 2020.

 

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of Calendar #406, H.R.5430, United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act.

 

At 11:00am, all remaining debate will be considered expired. Prior to the expiration of debate time, it will be in order for Senator Toomey or his designee to raise a budget point of order, and if a point of order is raised, it will be in order for Senator Grassley or his designee to make a motion to waive all applicable budget points of order with respect to H.R.5430. As a result, at 11:00am, there will be up to 2 roll call votes on the motion to waive (if a point of order is raised) and on passage of H.R.5430.

 

At 12:00 noon, the Senate will receive the managers on the part of the House of Representatives in order that they may present and exhibit the articles of impeachment against Donald John Trump, President of the United States. Senators should be in their seats at 12:00 noon.

 

At 2:00pm, the Senate will proceed to the consideration of the articles of impeachment and senators will be sworn in by the Chief Justice of the United States. When the Chief Justice swears in the senators, he will read the oath to the body and senators will respond collectively with “I do”. Then, the clerk will call up senators in groups of four to sign the impeachment oath book at the desk. Senators must sign the oath book to sit in the trial.

 

Thursday, January 16th at 11:00am – up to 2 roll call votes:

1. Motion to waive the budget with respect to H.R.5430, United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act (if point of order is raised)

2. Passage of Calendar #406, H.R.5430, United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act.Schedule for Thursday, January 16, 2020

The Senate stands adjourned until 9:45am on Thursday, January 16, 2020.

 

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of Calendar #406, H.R.5430, United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act.

 

At 11:00am, all remaining debate will be considered expired. Prior to the expiration of debate time, it will be in order for Senator Toomey or his designee to raise a budget point of order, and if a point of order is raised, it will be in order for Senator Grassley or his designee to make a motion to waive all applicable budget points of order with respect to H.R.5430. As a result, at 11:00am, there will be up to 2 roll call votes on the motion to waive (if a point of order is raised) and on passage of H.R.5430.

 

At 12:00 noon, the Senate will receive the managers on the part of the House of Representatives in order that they may present and exhibit the articles of impeachment against Donald John Trump, President of the United States. Senators should be in their seats at 12:00 noon.

 

At 2:00pm, the Senate will proceed to the consideration of the articles of impeachment and senators will be sworn in by the Chief Justice of the United States. When the Chief Justice swears in the senators, he will read the oath to the body and senators will respond collectively with “I do”. Then, the clerk will call up senators in groups of four to sign the impeachment oath book at the desk. Senators must sign the oath book to sit in the trial.

 

Thursday, January 16th at 11:00am – up to 2 roll call votes:

1. Motion to waive the budget with respect to H.R.5430, United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act (if point of order is raised)

2. Passage of Calendar #406, H.R.5430, United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act.