Senate stands adjourned
until 10:00am on Thursday, December 15, 2022.
Following Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session for the consideration of Executive Calendar #861, Musetta Tia Johnson, of Virginia, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.
At approximately 12:00 noon, the Senate will vote on confirmation of the Johnson nomination.
During Wednesday’s session, with respect to the National Defense Authorization Act, Senator Schumer filed cloture on the motion to concur with amendment #6513 (text of permitting reform) and on the motion to concur in the House amendment (NDAA). As a result of cloture having been filed, there is a filing deadline for 1st degree amendments at 1:00pm on Thursday. Unless an agreement is reached, the cloture motions would ripen in the order filed one hour after the Senate convenes on Friday.
Additional roll call votes are expected during Thursday’s session.
Pending amendments to the Message accompanying H.R.7776, vehicle for National Defense Authorization Act:
Amendment #6513 (text of permitting reform)
Amendment #6515 (date change)
Amendment #6516 (date change)
Amendment #6517 (date change)
Amendment #6518 (date change)
Thursday, December 15th at approx. 12:00 noon – roll call vote:
1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #861, Musetta Tia Johnson, of Virginia, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.