Congressman John Delaney

Representing the 6th District of Maryland
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On the House Floor This Week - 3/13/17

Mar 13, 2017

The House of Representatives will be in session this week. The legislative schedule, including which bills are brought to the floor for a vote, is set by the Speaker of the House Paul Ryan and the Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy.

To contact my office about the legislation we’re considering this week, please contact my office at 202-225-2721 or by clicking here.



MONDAY, MARCH 13, 2017

On Monday, the House is not in session.


On Tuesday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for Morning Hour debate and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. 

Suspensions (3 bills)

  1. H.R. 132 – Arbuckle Project Maintenance Complex and District Office Conveyance Act of 2017 (Rep. Cole – Natural Resources)
  2. H.R. 648 – To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to amend the Definite Plan Report for the Seedskadee Project to enable the use of the active capacity of the Fontenelle Reservoir (Rep. Cheney – Natural Resources)
  3. H.R. 267 – Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Lewis – Natural Resources)


On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.

H.R. 1181  Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act (Rep. Roe – Veterans’ Affairs) (Subject to a Rule)

Suspensions (9 bills)

  1. H.R. 1238 – Securing our Agriculture and Food Act (Rep. Young (IA) – Homeland Security)
  2. H.R. 1294 – Reducing DHS Acquisition Cost Growth Act (Rep. Rutherford – Homeland Security)
  3. H.R. 1297 – Quadrennial Homeland Security Review Technical Corrections Act of 2017 (Rep. Watson Coleman – Homeland Security)
  4. H.R. 1302 – Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel Exercise Act of 2017 (Rep. McSally – Homeland Security)
  5. H.R. 1309 – TSA Administrator Modernization Act of 2017 (Rep. Katko – Homeland Security)
  6. H.R. 1353 – Transparency in Technological Acquisitions Act of 2017 (Rep. Rice (NY) – Homeland Security)
  7. H.R. 1249 – DHS Multiyear Acquisition Strategy Act of 2017 (Rep. Fitzpatrick – Homeland Security)
  8. H.R. 1252 – DHS Acquisition Authorities Act of 2017, as amended (Rep. Higgins (LA) – Homeland Security)
  9. H.R. 1365 – Department of Homeland Security Acquisition Innovation Act, as amended (Rep. Correa – Homeland Security)


On Thursday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. 

H.R. 1259 – VA Accountability First Act of 2017 (Rep. Roe – Veterans’ Affairs) (Subject to a Rule)

FRIDAY, MARCH 17, 2017
On Friday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business, with last votes expected no later than 3:00 p.m.

H.R. 1367 – To improve the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to hire and retain physicians and other employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes (Rep. Wenstrup – Veterans’ Affairs) (Subject to a Rule)