House Bills This Week

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On Monday, the House will meet at 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) Senate Amendment to H.R. 2157 - Additional Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief Act, 2019 (Sponsored by Rep. Nita Lowey / Appropriations Committee)

2) H.R. 2940 - To extend the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families and related programs through September 30, 2019(Sponsored by Rep. Danny Davis / Ways and Means Committee)

3) H.R. 1261 - National Landslide Preparedness Act (Sponsored by Rep. Suzan DelBene / Natural Resources Committee)

4) H.R. 559 - Northern Mariana Islands Long-Term Legal Residents Relief Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Gregorio Sablan / Natural Resources Committee)

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

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

On Thursday and Friday, no votes are expected in the House.

Possible Consideration of H.R. 6 - American Dream and Promise Act of 2019, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard / Judiciary Committee)

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.Res. 393 - Remembering the victims of the violent suppression of democracy protests in Tiananmen Square and elsewhere in China on June 3 and 4, 1989 and calling on the Government of the People’s Republic of China to respect the universally recognized human rights of all people living in China and around the World, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. James McGovern / Foreign Affairs Committee)

2) S. 1379 - Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act of 2019 (Sponsored by Sen. Richard Burr / Energy and Committee Committee)

3) H.R. 1237 - COAST Research Act of 2019 (Sponsored by Rep. Suzanne Bonamici / Science, Space, and Technology Committee)

4) H.R. 1716 - Coastal Communities Ocean Acidification Act of 2019 (Sponsored by Rep. Chellie Pingree / Science, Space, and Technology Committee)

5) H.R. 1921 - Ocean Acidification Innovation Act of 2019 (Sponsored by Rep. Derek Kilmer / Science, Space, and Technology Committee)

6) H.R. 988 - NEAR Act of 2019, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Bill Posey / Science, Space, and Technology Committee)

Additional Legislative Items are Possible