Schedule for Monday, December 16, 2013
The Senate will convene at 3:00pm on Monday, December 16, 2013. Following Leader remarks, there will be a period of morning business until 5:30pm, with the time equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders or their designees.
At 5:30pm, the Senate will proceed to a series of roll call votes on the following items:
- Confirmation of Executive Calendar #406, Anne W. Patterson, of Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Career Ambassador, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Near Eastern Affairs);
- Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #450, Jeh Charles Johnson, of New Jersey, to be Secretary of Homeland Security; and
- Confirmation of Johnson nomination.
Additional procedural votes are possible following the 5:30pm series of votes.