January 16, 2020 04:13 PM

Wrap Up for Thursday, January 16, 2020

Roll Call Votes

1.      Motion to waive the Budget Act with respect to H.R.5430, United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act; waived: 78-21.

2.      Passage of H.R.5430 United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act; passed: 89-10.

 

Legislative Business

Adopted S.Res.474: Legal Counsel.

 

Adopted S.Res.476: congratulating North Dakota State University Bison football team.

 

Adopted S.Res.477: designating the week of February 3 through February 7, 2020, as “National School Counseling Week”.

 

Adopted S.Res.478: designating the week of January 26 through February 1, 2020, as “National School Choice Week”.

 

Passed S.3201: to extend the temporary scheduling order for fentanyl-related substances.

 

Passed S.3084: to amend title 38, United States Code, to modify the limitation on pay for certain high-level employees and officers of the Department of Veterans Affairs.

 

Passed H.R.886 with McSally amendment: to direct the Attorney General to establish and carry out a Veteran Treatment Court Program.

 

Executive Business

Confirmed by unanimous consent all nominations on the Secretary’s Desk in the Air Force, Army, Marine Corps, and Navy.