Bills Introduced: 4 public bills, H.R. 5625-5628; 1 private bill, H.R. 5629; and 1 resolution, H. Res. 666, were introduced.
Reports Filed: No reports were filed today.
Journal Vote: Agreed to the Speaker’s approval of the Journal of Thursday, November 2 by a yea and nay vote of 253 yeas to 46 nays, Roll No. 593.
Everglades Restoration and Water Resources Development: The House agreed to the conference report on S. 2796, to provide for the conservation and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States by a yea and nay vote of 312 yeas to 2 nays, Roll No. 594--clearing the measure for the President.
Further Continuing Appropriations: Agreed by unanimous consent that the House pass H.J. Res. 124, making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2001.
Further Continuing Appropriations: Agreed by unanimous consent to the Senate amendments to H.J. Res. 84, making further continuing appropriations.
Conditional Adjournment: Agreed by unanimous consent to S. Con. Res. 160, providing for a conditional adjournment or recess of the Senate until noon on Tuesday, November 14 and a conditional adjournment of the House of Representatives until 2 p.m. on Monday, November 13.
Organization of the 107th Congress: Agreed by unanimous consent to H. Res. 666, relating to early organization of the House of Representatives for the One Hundred Seventh Congress. Provides that any organizational caucus or conference may begin on or after November 13, 2000.
Meeting Hour: Agreed that when the House adjourns today, it adjourn to meet at 6 p.m. on Saturday, November 4, unless it sooner has been informed D1173by the President of the enactment into law of H.J. Res. 84, in which case the House shall stand adjourned pursuant to the provisions of S. Con. Res. 160 until 2 p.m. on Monday, November 13.
Speaker Pro Tempore: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he designated Representative Wolf to act as Speaker pro tempore to sign enrolled bills and joint resolutions through November 13.
Transportation and Infrastructure Resolutions: Read a letter from Chairman Shuster wherein he transmitted Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure resolutions relating to the GSA Capital Investment Program--referred to the Committee on Appropriations.
Calendar Wednesday: Agreed to dispense with the Calendar Wednesday business of Wednesday Nov. 15.
Resignations--Appointments: Agreed that notwithstanding any adjournment of the House until Monday, November 13, 2000, the Speaker, Majority Leader, and Minority Leader be authorized to accept resignations and to make appointments authorized by law or by the House.
Quorum Calls--Votes: Two yea-and-nay votes developed during the proceedings of the House today and appears on pages H11816 and H11831-32. There were no quorum calls.
Adjournment: The House met at 9 a.m. and pursuant to the provisions of S. Con. Res. 160, adjourned at 12:47 p.m.