Bills Introduced: 124 public bills, H.R. 394-483, 488-521; 6 private bills, H.R. 484-487, 522-523; and 11 resolutions, H.J. Res. 9-13; H. Con. Res. 21-22, and H. Res. 28-31, were introduced.
Reports Filed: No reports were filed today.
The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
The Speaker designated the Honorable Dan Miller to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
Today’s prayer was offered by Imam Bassam A. Estwani.
The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Murtha to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speeches.
Mr. Miller (FL) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
Considered under suspension of the rules.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 132.
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 413 - 0 (Roll no. 11).
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 620 Jacaranda Street in Lanai City, Hawaii, as the “Goro Hokama Post Office Building”
SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
Mr. Pence asked unanimous consent that when the House adjourns February 8, it adjourn to meet on February 12 at 2 p.m. Agreed to without objection.
Mr. Pence asked unanimous consent that when the House adjourns on February 12, it adjourn to meet at 12:30 p.m. on February 13. Agreed to without objection.
SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House continued with Special Order speeches.