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SENATE FLOOR PROCEEDINGS

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2016

The Senate will convene at 9:30 AM on Wednesday, December 7th and following Leader remarks will resume consideration of the House Message to accompany H.R. 34 (21st Century Cures Act).  At 2:00 PM, the Senate will proceed to roll call votes on the following measures:
Motion to Concur in the House Message to accompany H.R. 34 (21st Century Cures Act).
Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Conference Report to accompany S. 2943 (NDAA).

The Senate convened and proceeded to Leader remarks.

The Senate proceeded to a Legislative Session.

House Message to accompany H.R. 34 (21st Century Cures Act).  Motion to concur. Yeas and Nays ordered. The motion was agreed to by a vote of 94 – 5.

Conference Report to accompany S. 2943 (NDAA).

Motion to invoke cloture on Conference Report to accompany S. 2943 (NDAA). Yeas and nays ordered. Cloture was invoked by a vote of 92 – 7.

Conference Report to Accompany S. 2943 (NDAA).

 

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2016

The Senate will convene at 10:00 AM. Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resumed consideration of the House Message to accompany H.R. 34 (21st Century Cures Act), post-cloture. The Senate will recess from 12:30 to 2:15 PM for the weekly party caucus lunches.

The Senate convened and proceeded to Leader remarks.

The Senate proceeded to a period of Morning Business.

House Message to accompany H.R. 34 (21st Century Cures Act).

The Senate recessed from 12:33-2:15 PM for weekly party caucus luncheons.

The Senate convened and proceeded to a period of Morning Business.

The Senate will convene at 9:30 AM on Wednesday, December 7th and following Leader remarks will resume consideration of the House Message to accompany H.R. 34 (21st Century Cures Act).  At 2:00 PM, the Senate will proceed to roll call votes on the following measures:

Motion to Concur in the House Message to accompany H.R. 34 (21st Century Cures Act).
Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Conference Report to accompany S. 2943 (NDAA).

The Senate adjourned at 6:54 PM.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2016

The Senate will convene at 3:00 PM. Following Leader remarks will resume the House Message to accompany H.R. 34 (21st Century Cures Act).  The Senate will vote on the Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 34 (21st Century Cures Act) at 5:30 PM.

The Senate convened and proceeded with a period of Morning Business.

McConnell filed cloture on the Conference Report to accompany S. 2943 (NDAA).

Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to H.R. 34 (21st Century Cures Act)

The Senate Invoked Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to H.R. 34 (21st Century Cures Act) by a vote of 85-13.

The Senate will convene at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, December 6, 2016. Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resumed consideration of the House Message to accompany H.R. 34 (21st Century Cures Act), post-cloture. The Senate will recess from 12:30 to 2:15 PM for the weekly party caucus lunches.

The Senate adjourned at 6:52 PM.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2016

The Senate will convene at 9:30 AM. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business. At 1:45 PM, the Senate will proceed to consideration of H.R. 6297 (The Iran Sanctions Extension Act) and will immediately proceed to a roll call vote on passage of H.R. 6297.

The Senate convened and proceeded with a period of Morning Business.

The Chair laid before the Senate the House Message to accompany H.R. 34 (21st Century Cures Act).

McConnell Motion to Concur on the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 34. McConnell filed cloture on the Motion to Concur.

McConnell Motion to Concur on the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 34 with an amendment #5117. Yeas and nays ordered.

McConnell 2nd degree amend #5118 to McConnell amend #5117.

McConnell Motion to Refer the House Message on H.R. 34 with Instructions to report back with McConnell amend #5119. Yeas and nays ordered.

McConnell amend #5120 to the Instructions of the Motion to Refer. Yeas and nays ordered.

The Cloture Vote on the Motion to Concur on the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 34 (Cures Act) will occur Monday, December 5 at 5:30 PM.

H.R. 6297 (The Iran Sanctions Extension Act). Final passage. Yeas and nays ordered. The bill passed by a vote of 99-0.

The Senate proceeded to a period of Morning Business.

Message from the House accompanying S. 2577 (To protect crime victims’ rights to eliminate substantial backlog of DNA) that it due pass with an amendment.  Motion to Concur with the House amendment agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. 2058 (Requires the Secretary of Commerce to maintain and operate at least one dopple weather radar site). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

H.R. 6014 (Allow the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration to enter into reimbursable agreements for certain airport projects).  Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

H.R. 1561 (Improves the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Weather Research).  Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. Res. 606 (Honoring the memories and legacies of the three law enforcement officers who lost their lives in the attach on July 1th, 2016, in Baton Rouge, LA). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. 3492 (Designates the Transfers City, Virginia, community-based outpatient clinic). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. Res. 627 (National Phenyl Ketauria Awareness Day). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. Res. 628 (Printing of a revised edition of the Senate rules and manual). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

The Senate will convene at 3:00 PM on Monday, December 5th and following Leader remarks will resume the House Message to accompany H.R. 34 (21st Century Cures Act).  The Senate will vote on the Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 34 (21st Century Cures Act) at 5:30 PM.

The Senate adjourned at 6:08 PM.

 

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2016

The Senate will convene at 10:00 AM. Following any leader remarks the Senate will be in a period of Morning Business.

The Senate convened and proceeded to Leader remarks.

The Senate proceeded to a period of Morning Business.

S. 2971 – Urban Search and Rescue. Agreed to by unanimous consent.

S. 3183 – Better Online Ticket Sales Act. Agreed to by unanimous consent.

S. 1550 – Program Management. Agreed to by unanimous consent.

H.R. 5995 – GAO Civilian Task and Delivery Order Protect Authority Act. Agreed to by unanimous consent.

H.R. 5509 – Dr. Otis Brown Veteran House. Agreed to by unanimous consent.

S. Res. 605 – Arnold Palmer. Agreed to by unanimous consent.

S. Res. 610 – Manufacturing Day. Agreed to by unanimous consent.

S. Res. 626 – MD Anderson Cancer Center. Agreed to by unanimous consent.

S. 3386 – Silver Star Service Banner Day. Agreed to by unanimous consent.

The Senate will convene at 9:30 AM on Thursday, December 1, 2016. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business. At 1:45 PM, the Senate will proceed to consideration of H.R. 6297 (The Iran Sanctions Extension Act) and will immediately proceed to a roll call vote on passage of H.R. 6297.

The Senate adjourned at 6:41 PM.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2016

The Senate will convene at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, November 29th and will be in a period of Morning Business until 11:00 AM.  At 11:30 AM, the Senate will vote on passage of S. 2873 (Echo Act).  The Senate will recess from 12:30-2:15 PM for weekly party caucus meetings.

The Senate convened and proceeded to a period of Morning Business.

H.R. 6297 (Iran Sanctions Reauthorization).  The bill was read for a second time.  Further readings were objected to, and the bill will be placed on the calendar.

The Senate proceeded to a Legislative Session.

S. 2873 (Echo Act).

Daines for Alexander amend #5110 (Substitute).  Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. 2873 (Echo Act), as amended. Final Passage. Yeas and nays ordered.  The bill, as amended, passed by a vote of 97-0.

The Senate proceeded to a period of Morning Business.

The Senate recessed from 12:51-2:15 PM for weekly party caucus luncheons.

The Senate convened and proceeded to a period of Morning Business.

S. 2944 (Public Safety Officers’ Benefits Improvement Act of 2016). Grassley amendment agreed to by Unanimous Consent. Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. 461 (A bill to provide for alternate financing arrangements and so forth for other purposes). Cornyn amendment agreed to by Unanimous Consent. Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

HR 4419 (District of Columbia Judicial Financial Transparency Act). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

HR 5785 (To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for an annuity supplement for certain air traffic controllers). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. Res 607 (Recognizing the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency on its 20th anniversary.). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent

S. Res 611 (Supporting the Designation of October 8, 2016, as “40 Years of Women Cadets at the United States Air Force Academy Day”.) Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. Res 622 (Support for goals of National Adoption day and National Adoption Month and so forth). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. Res 623 (Recognizing the vital role the Civil Air Patrol has played and continues to play in supporting Homeland Security and National Defense of the United States). Agreed to Unanimous Consent.

S. 3438 (A bill to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a major medical facility project in Reno, Nevada.). Heller-Feinstein amendment agreed to by Unanimous Consent. Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

The Senate will convene at 10:00 am on Wednesday, November 30th, 2016. Following any leader remarks The Senate will be in a period of Morning Business.

The Senate adjourned at 6:44 PM.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2016

The Senate will convene at 3:00 PM.  Following Leader Remarks, the Senate will be in a period of Morning Business.  The next roll call vote will occur at 11:30am on Tuesday, November 29th on passage of S. 2873 (Echo Act).

The Senate convened and proceeded to a period of Morning Business.

H.R. 4665 (Outdoor Recreation Jobs and Economic Impact Act of 2016).  Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. 2974 (National Human Trafficking Hotline). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. 2325 (Digital Coast Act of 2015). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

H.R. 5111 (Consumer Review Fairness Act of 2016).  Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

H.R. 6297 (Iran Sanctions Reauthorization).  The bill was read for the first time.  Further readings were objected to and the bill will be read for a second time on the next legislative day.

The Senate will convene at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, November 29th and will be in a period of Morning Business until 11:00 AM.  At 11:30 AM, the Senate will vote on passage of S. 2873 (Echo Act).  The Senate will recess from 12:30-2:15 PM for weekly party caucus meetings.

The Senate adjourned at 6:30 PM.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2016

The Senate will convene at 9:30 AM.  Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the Motion to Proceed to S. 3110 (American Energy and Conservation Act). At 12:00 PM, the Senate will proceed to a roll call vote on the Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 3110 (American Energy and Conservation Act).

The Senate convened and proceeded to Leader Remarks.

The Senate proceeded to a Legislative Session.

Motion to Proceed to S. 3110 (American Energy and Conservation Act).  Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed.  Yeas and nays ordered.  The cloture motion on the Motion to Proceed was not agreed to by a vote of 51-47.

Motion to Proceed to S. 3110 (American Energy and Conservation Act). 

The Senate proceeded to a period of Morning Business.

Message from the House to accompany S. 2754 (US Courthouse naming).  McConnell Motion to Concur in the House amendment.

H.R. 5873 (US Courthouse naming).  Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. 3395 (Requires limitations on prescribed burns). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

H.R. 3471 (Amends Title 38, U.S. Code).  Moran amendment agreed to by Unanimous Consent.  Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

H.R. 4902 (Amends Title 5, U.S. Code).  Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. 434 (Strengthen the accountability of individuals involved in misconduct affecting the integrity of background investigations). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. Res. 604 (National Bladder Health Month). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. Res. 617 (Drive Safer Sunday). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. Res. 618 (Chicago Cubs World Series Victory). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

S. Res. 619 (National Native American Heritage Month). Agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

The Senate will convene for a pro forma on the following dates and times:
Friday, November 18th at 9:30 AM
Tuesday, November 22nd at 11 AM
Friday, November 25th at 11 AM

The Senate will then convene at 3:00 PM on Monday, November 28, 2016.  Following Leader Remarks, the Senate will be in a period of Morning Business.  The next roll call vote will occur at 11:30am on Tuesday, November 29th on passage of S. 2873 (Echo Act).

The Senate adjourned at 6:06 PM.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2016

The Senate will convene at 2:30 PM. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the Motion to Proceed to S. 3110 (American Energy and Conservation Act). On Tuesday, November 15, Senator McConnell filed cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 3110 (American Energy and Conservation Act). The roll call vote on the Motion to Invoke Cloture is expected one hour after the Senate convenes on Thursday, November 17.

The Senate convened and proceeded to a Legislative Session.

Motion to Proceed to S. 3110 (American Energy and Conservation Act).

The Senate proceeded to a period of Morning Business.

S.1808 (Northern Border Security Review Act). The bill was read for a third time and agreed to by unanimous consent.

S.1915 (First Responder Anthrax Preparedness Act). The bill was read for a third time and agreed to by unanimous consent.

H.R. 5392 (No Veterans Crisis Line Call Should Go Unanswered Act). The bill was read for a third time and agreed to by unanimous consent.

H.R.845 (National Forest System Trails Stewardship Act). The bill was read for a third time and agreed to by unanimous consent.

H.R.6007 (To amend title 49, United States Code, to include consideration of certain impacts on commercial space launch and reentry activities in a navigable airspace analysis, and for other purposes.). The bill was read for a third time and agreed to by unanimous consent.

S. Res 560 (designating October 30, 2016, as a national day of remembrance for nuclear weapons program workers.). The resolution was adopted by unanimous consent.

S. Res 608 (A resolution designating the week of September 17 through September 24, 2016, as “National Estuaries Week”). The resolution was adopted by voice vote.

The Senate will convene at 9:30 AM on Thursday, Nov 17th. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the Motion to Proceed to S. 3110 (American Energy and Conservation Act). At 12:00 PM, the Senate will proceed to a roll call vote on the Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 3110 (American Energy and Conservation Act.)

The Senate adjourned at 6:46 PM.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2016

The Senate will convene at 4:00 PM and will be in a period of Morning Business until 5:00 PM.  The Senate will vote at 5:30 PM on H.R. 4511 (The Gold Star Families Voices Act).

The Senate convened and proceeded to Leader Remarks.

The following bills were considered, en bloc:
S. 3464 (Overtime Reform and Review Act).
H.R. 6094 (Regulatory Relief for Small Businesses, Schools, and Nonprofits Act).
The bills were read for a second time.  Further readings were objected to, en bloc, and the bills were placed on the calendar.

The Senate proceeded to a period of Morning Business.

The Senate proceeded to a Legislative Session.

H.R. 4511 (The Gold Star Families Voices Act). The bill passed by a vote of 97-0.

Motion to Proceed to S. 3110 (American Energy and Conservation Act). Senator McConnell filed cloture on the Motion to Proceed.

The Senate will convene at 2:30 PM on Wednesday, November 16, 2016. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the Motion to Proceed to S. 3110 (American Energy and Conservation Act). On Tuesday, November 15, Senator McConnell filed cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 3110 (American Energy and Conservation Act). The roll call vote on the Motion to Invoke Cloture is expected one hour after the Senate convenes on Thursday, November 17.

The Senate adjourned at 6:49 PM.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2016

The Senate will convene at 5:30 PM on Monday, November 14, 2016 for a pro forma session only, with no business conducted.

The Senate will then convene at 4:00 PM on Tuesday, November 15 and will be in a period of Morning Business until 5:00 PM.  The Senate will vote at 5:30 PM on H.R. 4511 (The Gold Star Families Voices Act).

 

The Floor Log is for reference only. All information should be verified through official sources.