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US Congress The Leader's Weekly Schedule – Week of 11/28/16

Sunday, November 27, 2016 5:46
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Leader’s Weekly Schedule
WEEK OF NOVEMBER 28TH

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28TH
On Monday, no votes are expected in the House.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29TH
On Tuesday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.R. 5458 – Veterans TRICARE Choice Act of 2016 (Sponsored by Rep. Chris Stewart / Ways and Means Committee)

2) H.R. 6135 – To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 719 Church Street in Nashville, Tennessee, as the “Fred D. Thompson Federal Building and United States Courthouse” (Sponsored by Rep. Marsha Blackburn / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

3) House Amendment to S. 546 – RESPONSE Act of 2016 (Sponsored by Sen. Heidi Heitkamp / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

4) House Amendment to S. 2577 – Justice for All Reauthorization Act of 2016 (Sponsored by Sen. John Cornyn / Judiciary Committee)

5) H.R. 5422 – To ensure funding for the National Human Trafficking Hotline, and for other purposes. (Sponsored by Rep. Ted Poe / Judiciary Committee)

6) H.R. 5877 – United States-Israel Advanced Research Partnership Act of 2016, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. John Ratcliffe / Homeland Security Committee)

7) H.R. 5843 – United States-Israel Cybersecurity Cooperation Enhancement Act of 2016, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Jim Langevin / Homeland Security Committee)

8) H.R. 4757 – To amend title 38, United States Code, to expand the eligibility for headstones, markers, and medallions furnished by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for deceased individuals who were awarded the Medal of Honor and are buried in private cemeteries, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Jeff Miller / Veterans Affairs Committee)

9) H.R. 5399 – Ethical Patient Care for Veterans Act of 2016 (Sponsored by Rep. Phil Roe / Veterans Affairs Committee)

10) H.R. 5047 – Protecting Veterans’ Educational Choice Act of 2016 (Sponsored by Rep. Jody Hice / Veterans Affairs Committee)

11) H.R. 5166 – WINGMAN Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Ted Yoho / Veterans Affairs Committee)

12) H.R. 3286 – HIRE Vets Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Paul Cook / Veterans Affairs Committee)

13) H.R. 5600 – No Hero Left Untreated Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Steve Knight / Veterans Affairs Committee)

14) H.R. 6323 – To name the Department of Veterans Affairs health care system in Long Beach, California, the “Tibor Rubin VA Medical Center” (Sponsored by Rep. Alan Lowenthal / Veterans Affairs Committee)

15) H.Con.Res. 165 – Expressing the sense of Congress and reaffirming longstanding United States policy in support of a direct bilaterally negotiated settlement of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and opposition to United Nations Security Council resolutions imposing a solution to the conflict (Sponsored by Rep. Ed Royce / Foreign Affairs Committee)

16) H.Con.Res. 40 – Encouraging reunions of divided Korean American families (Sponsored by Rep. Charles Rangel / Foreign Affairs Committee)

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30TH AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEK
On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.

On Thursday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.

On Friday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business. Last votes expected no later than 3:00 p.m.

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.R. 5948 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 830 Kuhn Drive in Chula Vista, California, as the “Jonathan ‘J.D.’ De Guzman Post Office Building” (Sponsored by Rep. Susan Davis / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

2) H.R. 6138 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 560 East Pleasant Valley Road, Port Hueneme, California, as the U.S. Naval Construction Battalion “Seabees” Fallen Heroes Post Office Building (Sponsored by Rep. Julia Brownley / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

3) H.R. 6282 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2024 Jerome Avenue, in Bronx, New York, as the “Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr. Post Office Building” (Sponsored by Rep. José Serrano / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

4) H.R. 6304 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 501 North Main Street in Florence, Arizona, as the “Adolfo ‘Harpo’ Celaya Post Office” (Sponsored by Rep. Paul Gosar / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

5) H.R. 6303 – To designate facilities of the United States Postal Service, to establish new ZIP Codes, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Rep. Jason Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

6) H.R. 6009 – Federal Agency Mail Management Act of 2016 (Sponsored by Rep. Steve Russell / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

7) H.R. 5384 – Federal Register Printing Savings Act of 2016 (Sponsored by Rep. Steve Russell / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

8) H.R. 6186 – Follow the Rules Act (Sponsored by Rep. Sean Duffy / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

9) H.R. 6302 – Overtime Pay for Secret Service Agents Act of 2016 (Sponsored by Rep. Jason Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

10) S. 2234 – Office of Strategic Services Congressional Gold Medal Act (Sponsored by Sen. Roy Blunt / Financial Services Committee)

11) H.R. 2992 – Merchant Marine of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act (Sponsored by Rep. Susan Brooks / Financial Services Committee)

12) S. 1555 – Filipino Veterans of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2015 (Sponsored by Sen. Mazie K. Hirono / Financial Services Committee)

13) H.R. ___ - Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 (Sponsored by Rep. Devin Nunes / Intelligence Committee)

H.R. 6392 – Systemic Risk Designation Improvement Act of 2016 (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer / Financial Services Committee)

Consideration of legislation related to 21st Century Cures

Possible consideration of the Conference Report to Accompany S. 2943, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017

Committee activity for the week of November 28 can be found here.

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