March 31, 2022 06:23 PM

Wrap Up for Thursday, March 31, 2022

Roll Call Votes

1.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #680 Sarah Elisabeth Geraghty, of Georgia, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia; confirmed: 52-48.

2.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #681 Georgette Castner, of New Jersey, to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey; confirmed: 52-47.

 

Legislative Business

By unanimous consent, the cloture motion on the motion to proceed to Calendar #310, H.R.4373, legislative vehicle for COVID funding, will ripen at a time to be determined by the Majority Leader.

 

Passed H.R.3197: to direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey to the City of Eunice, Louisiana, certain Federal land in Louisiana, and for other purposes.

 

Passed S.1320: re-designates the Chiricahua National Monument in Arizona as the Chiricahua National Park.

 

S.3580 - Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 2022

 

Adopted S.Res.573, Legal counsel.

 

Executive Business

Confirmed the following nominations:

 

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Executive Calendar #400 - Alan F. Estevez, of Maryland, to be Under Secretary of Commerce for Industry and Security

 

TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT AGENCY

Executive Calendar #647 - Enoh T. Ebong, of the District of Columbia, to be Director of the Trade and Development Agency

 

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Executive Calendar #775 - Joseph F. DeCarolis, of North Carolina, to be Administrator of the Energy Information Administration