January 3, 2021 01:28 PM

Wrap Up for Sunday, January 3, 2021

No Roll Call Votes

 

Legislative Business

Adopted S.Res.1: establishing a Committee to Inform the President of the United States that a quorum of each House is assembled.

 

Adopted S.Res.2: informing the House of Representatives that a quorum of the Senate is assembled.

 

Adopted S.Res.3: fixing the hour of daily meeting of the Senate.

 

Passed S.Con.Res.1: to provide for the counting on January 6, 2021, of the electoral votes for President and Vice President of the United States.

 

Passed S.Con.Res.2: extending the life of the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies and authorizing the use of the rotunda and Emancipation Hall of the Capitol by the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies in connection with the proceedings and ceremonies conducted for the inauguration of the President and Vice President-elect of the United States.

 

Began the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.11: to provide for an exception to a limitation against appointment of persons as Secretary of Defense within seven years of relief from active duty as a regular commissioned officer of the Armed Forces (Schumer).

 

No Executive Business