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Day April 11, 2013

Senate Floor Wrap Up for Thursday, April 11, 2013

ROLL CALL VOTE 1)      Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.649, the Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013; Invoked: 68-31   LEGISLATIVE ITEMS Passed S.716, a bill to modify the requirements under the STOCK Act regarding online access to certain financial disclosure statements and related forms.   No EXECUTIVE ITEMS

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Agreement on Executive Calendar #21, 22, and 23

The Senate has reached an agreement to consider the following nominations: –          Executive Calendar #21, Beverly Reid O’Connell- to be United States District Judge for the Central District of California –          Executive Calendar #22 Analisa Torres- to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York and –          Executive Calendar #23 Derrick…

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Adoption of the mtp to S.649; Manchin-Toomey amdt pending; no further votes

The Senate has adopted the motion to proceed to S.649, the Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013 by voice vote.  The Manchin-Toomey amendment #715 (background checks) is pending to the bill.   There will be no further roll call votes this week.  Senators should expect the next vote Monday, April 15th at 5:30pm in…

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Cloture on MTP to gun safety bill invoked 68-31, Recess from 12:30 until 2:30pm

Cloture on the motion to proceed to S.649, Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013, was invoked 68-31. There will now be up to 30 hours of post-cloture debate time; however, we hope to be able to yield back time and begin consideration of the bill and the amendment process today. The first amendment we…

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Roll Call Vote on cloture on motion to proceed to S.649, Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013

11:02am The Senate began a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.649, Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013 Invoked: 68-31

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Senate Floor Schedule for Thursday, April 11, 2013

The Senate stands in adjournment until 9:30am on Thursday, April 11, 2013. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the motion to proceed to Legislative Calendar #32, S.649, the Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013 with the time until 11:00am equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders or their designees…

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