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Schedule for Pro Forma Sessions and Sunday, May 31, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until the following dates and times to convene for pro forma session only with no business being conducted:   Tuesday, May 26 at 4:00pm (committee reporting day between 2:00 – 4:00pm); and Thursday, May 28 at 8:30am.   When the Senate adjourns on May 28th it will stand adjourned until 4:00pm…

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Schedule for Friday, May 22, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 9:30am on Friday, May 22, 2015. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of H.R.1314. All time during adjournment will count post cloture. Upon the use or yielding back of the post-cloture time, the Senate will vote in relation to any remaining pending amendments and on the Hatch…

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Schedule for Thursday, May 21, 2015

Schedule for Thursday, May 21, 2015 The Senate stands adjourned until 9:00am on Thursday, May 21, 2015. Following leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of H.R.1314, the legislative vehicle for the Trade bill. There will be 1 hour for debate equally divided prior to a cloture vote on Hatch amendment #1221 (Trade substitute) to…

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Schedule for Wednesday, May 20, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 9:30am on Wednesday, May 20, 2015. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of H.R.1314 the legislative vehicle for trade legislation. As a reminder, Senator McConnell filed cloture on the Hatch amendment #1221 (substitute) and on the underlying bill. Unless an agreement is reached, the cloture vote on…

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Schedule for Tuesday, May 19, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Tuesday, May 19, 2015. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business for 1 hour with the time equally divided and with the Democrats controlling the first half and the Republicans controlling the final half. Following morning business, the Senate will resume…

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Schedule for Monday, May 18, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 2:00pm on Monday, May 18, 2015. The Senate will not be in session on Friday, May 15, 2015. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business until 3:00pm. Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of H.R.1314 with the time until 5:30pm equally…

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Schedule for Thursday, May 14, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 9:30am on Thursday, May 14, 2015. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business until 10:00am. At 10:00am, the Senate will proceed to the immediate consideration of Calendar #57, H.R.1295 and Calendar #56, H.R.644, en bloc. The Hatch amendments, which are the text of…

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Schedule for Wednesday, May 13, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 9:30am on Wednesday, May 13, 2015. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business for one hour, with the Republicans controlling the first half and the Democrats controlling the final half. Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of the motion to proceed…

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Schedule for Tuesday, May 12, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Tuesday, May 12, 2015. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business until 12:30pm with the time equally divided and with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. The Senate will recess from 12:30 until 2:15pm to allow…

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Schedule for Monday, May 11, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 3:00pm on Monday, May 11, 2015. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. At 5:00pm, there will be up to 30 minutes of debate prior to a roll call vote on…

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