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Day April 22, 2013

Senate Floor Wrap Up for Monday, April 22, 2013

ROLL CALL VOTE 1)      Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.743, the Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013; Invoked: 74-20   LEGISLATIVE ITEMS Adopted S.Res.90, Standing with the people of Kenya following their national and local elections on March 4, 2013, and urging a peaceful and credible resolution of electoral disputes in…

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Cloture on MTP to Marketplace Fairness invoked–no more votes tonight

At 5:55pm, the Senate invoked cloture on the motion to proceed to S.743, Marketplace Fairness Act, by a vote of 74-20. By consent, all time during any adjournment, recess, or period of morning business will count post-cloture. There will be no further roll call votes tonight.

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Roll Call Vote on cloture on MTP to S.743, Marketplace Fairness Act

5:30pm The Senate began a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to S.743, Marketplace Fairness Act; Invoked: 74-20

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5:30pm cloture vote on MTP to Marketplace Fairness Act

As a reminder at 5:30pm today, the Senate will proceed to a roll call vote on the motion to proceed to S.743, Marketplace Fairness Act. If cloture is invoked, there would be up to 30 hours for debate prior to adoption of the motion to proceed.

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2:50pm Moment of Silence to honor victims of Boston Marathon bombing

At 2:50pm today, there will be a moment of silence to honor the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.

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Schedule for Monday, April 22, 2013

The Senate will convene at 2:00pm on Monday, April 22. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business until 5:30pm, with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. At 5:30pm, the Senate will resume consideration of the motion to proceed to S.743, Marketplace Fairness Act, and…

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