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Schedule for Friday, July 24, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 9:00am on Friday, July 24, 2015. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to vote on adoption of the motion to proceed to motion to proceed to H.R.22 , the legislative vehicle for the highway bill.

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Schedule for Thursday, July 23, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 9:30am on Thursday, July 23, 2015.   Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the motion to proceed to H.R.22, post-cloture. All time during adjournment of the Senate will count post-cloture.

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Schedule for Wednesday, July 22, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Wednesday, July 22, 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, with the Republicans controlling the first hour and the Democrats controlling the second hour.   As a…

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Schedule for Tuesday, July 21, 2015

The Senate will convene at 10:00am on Tuesday, July 21. Following any leader remarks, there will be a period of morning business, with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each until 12:30pm. The Senate will recess from 12:30pm until 2:15pm to allow for the weekly caucus meetings. At 2:15pm, the Senate…

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Schedule for Friday, July 17 and Tuesday, July 21, 2015

17The Senate stands adjourned until 10:40am tomorrow, Friday, July 17, 2015 for a pro forma session only.   The Senate will not be in session on Monday, July 20.   The Senate will convene at 10:00am on Tuesday, July 21. Following any leader remarks, there will be a period of morning business, with senators permitted…

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Schedule for Thursday, July 16, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 9:30am on Thursday, July 16. Following any leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of S.1177, Every Child Achieves Act, post-cloture. The time during adjournment counts post-cloture.   At 10:45am, there will be a series of roll call votes. We expect at least 6 roll call votes, with the potential…

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Schedule for Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Schedule for Wednesday, July 15, 2015 The Senate stands adjourned until 9:30am on Wednesday, July 15. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of S.1177, Every Child Achieves Act. There will be 1 hour for debate equally divided prior to a cloture vote on Alexander amendment #2089 (substitute) If cloture is invoked, there…

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Schedule for Tuesday, July 14, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Tuesday, July 14, 2015.   Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of S.1177, Every Child Achieves Act. During Monday’s session, Senator McConnell filed cloture on the Alexander substitute amendment #2089 and the underlying bill, S.1177. The filing deadline for first degree amendments to the Alexander…

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Schedule for Monday, July 13, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 3:00pm on Monday, July 13, 2015. Following any Leader remarks, there will be a period of morning business for 1 hour with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each. Following morning business, the Senate will resume consideration of S.1177, Every Child Achieves Act.   At 5:30pm,…

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Schedule for Thursday, July 9, 2015

The Senate stands adjourned until 9:30am on Thursday, July 9. Following any leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of S.1177, Every Child Achieves Act.   Roll call votes in relation to amendments to the education bill are expected before lunch. Senator McConnell may make a compound motion to go to conference on the National…

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