The Senate will convene at 9:30am. After the Senate convenes, there will be a moment of silence to express solidarity with the people of Poland.
The Senate will then turn to a period of morning business and senators will have an opportunity to make statements on Poland. Following those statements, there will be a period of morning business for 1 hour with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. The Republicans will control the first 30 minutes and the Majority will control the final 30 minutes.
Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of H.R.4851, the Continuing Extensions Act, with the time until 12:30pm equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders or their designees. If a point of order is raised against the bill, at 12:30pm, the Senate would proceed to a roll call vote on the motion to waive applicable points of order with respect to the Baucus amendment #3721, as modified, if modified. No intervening motions or amendments are in order during this period of debate.
The following amendments are pending to H.R.4851: – Baucus #3721, as modified (substitute) – Coburn #3726 (pay for by rescinding $20 billion of unspent Federal funds and revenue raisers) and – Coburn #3727 (pay for with revenue raisers and rescissions of certain programs).