The Senate stands adjourned to then convene for pro forma sessions only with no business conducted on the following dates and times:
Monday, April 10 at 1:30pm;
Thursday, April 13 at 8:30am;
Monday, April 17 at 4:30pm; and
Thursday, April 20 at 7:20pm.
When the Senate adjourns on Thursday, April 20, it will next convene at 3:00pm on Monday, April 24.
On Monday, following any Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session for consideration of Calendar #31, the nomination of Sonny Perdue to be Secretary of Agriculture. The time until 5:30pm will be equally divided.
At 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on confirmation of the Perdue nomination.
Following disposition of the Perdue nomination, the Senate will immediately vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #34, the nomination of Rod J. Rosenstein to be Deputy Attorney General.
Monday, April 24 at 5:30pm – 2 roll call votes
- Confirmation of Sonny Perdue to be Secretary of Agriculture
- Motion to invoke cloture on Rod J. Rosenstein to be Deputy Attorney General