Mobile Menu - OpenMobile Menu - Closed

Thursday, June 28th

Jun 28, 2018
Legislative Digest

On Thursday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business. First votes expected: 9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Last votes expected: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Motion to Go to Conference on H.R. 5895 - Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 (PDF)


2 Rule Bills

1) H.Res. 970 - Insisting that the Department of Justice fully comply with the requests, including subpoenas, of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and the subpoena issued by the Committee on the Judiciary relating to potential violations of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act by personnel of the Department of Justice and related matters (PDF)

Sponsor: Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) | Judiciary Committee

Topline Summary: This resolution insists that the Department of Justice fully comply, by July 6th, 2018, with the requests, including subpoenas, of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and the subpoena issued by the Committee on the Judiciary relating to potential violations of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act by personnel of the Department of Justice.


2) Complete Consideration of H.R. 6157 - Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019, Rules Committee Print  (PDF)

Sponsor: Rep. Kay Granger (R-TX) | Appropriations Committee

Topline Summary: This bill provides $674.6 billion in total discretionary budget authority for the Department of Defense for fiscal year (FY) 2019. The bill provides $606.5 billion for the Department of Defense base budget, which is an increase of $17.1 billion above FY18 levels, and $68.1 billion for the Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO) account to support the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT). This funding level is consistent with the National Defense Authorization Act as well as the recently enacted budget agreement.

Postponed Amendment Votes:

Rep. Mike Gallagher Amendment #1
Rep. Mike Gallagher Amendment #2
Rep. Katherine Clark Amendment 
Rep. Bill Foster Amendment
Rep. Joe Courtney Amendment

115th Congress