March 17, 2021 06:27 PM

Wrap Up for Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Roll Call Votes

1.     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #29, Katherine C. Tai, of the District of Columbia, to be United States Trade Representative; confirmed: 98-0.

2.     Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #37, Xavier Becerra, of California, to be Secretary of Health and Human Services; invoked: 50-49.

 

Legislative Business

Began the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business H.R.1799: PPP Extension Act.

 

Discharged the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs from further consideration of S.344 and referred it to the Committee on Armed Services.

 

Adopted S.Res.121: honoring the 100th anniversary of the birth of George Daniel Crowe.

 

Passed by voice vote H.R.1276: authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs to furnish a COVID-19 vaccine to covered individuals during the COVID-19 public health emergency.

 

No additional Executive Business