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U.S. House Schedule for Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020

On Wednesday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for morning hour and 10:00 a.m. for legislative business. First votes expected: 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Last votes expected: 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

One Minute Speeches

H.R. 2574 [1] – Equity and Inclusion Enforcement Act of 2019 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Bobby Scott / Education and Labor Committee)

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.R. 7909 [2] – Ensuring Children and Child Care Workers Are Safe Act of 2020, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Abby Finkenauer / Education and Labor Committee)

2) S. 2683 [3] – Child Care Protection Improvement Act of 2020, as amended (Sponsored by Sen. Richard Burr / Education and Labor Committee)

3) H.R. 3659 [4] – Danny’s Law, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Max Rose / Education and Labor Committee)

4) H.R. 8162 [5] – 21st Century Community Learning Centers Coronavirus Relief Act of 2020, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Susan Wild / Education and Labor Committee)

5) S. 881 [6] – PROSWIFT Act (Sponsored by Sen. Gary Peters / Science, Space, and Technology Committee)

6) H.R. 4979 [7] – Rural STEM Education Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Frank Lucas / Science, Space, and Technology Committee)

7) H.R. 4990 [8] – Election Technology Research Act of 2020, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Mikie Sherrill / Science, Space, and Technology Committee)

Special Order Speeches

Printable PDF [9]


Title Time Location
The Committee will consider the following: 1.H.R. 4774, Internet of Things Cybersecurity Training for Federal Employees Act; 2.H.R. 5901, the Technology Modernization Centers of Excellence Program; 3.H.R. 7496, COVID PREPARE Act; 4.H.R. 4382, the Integrity Committee Transparency Act; 5.H.R. 7107, Plum Act; 6.H.R. 7340, Chai Suthammanont Remembrance Act; 7.H.R. 7548, PPE Buy America Act; 8.H.R. 7936, Federal Employee Access to Information Act; 9.H.R. 8109, Nonpartisan Postmaster General Act; 10.H.R. ____, GAO Report Elimination Act; and 11.Several postal naming measures. [10]
Committee on Oversight and Reform
10:00 AM 2154 RHOB
“Building a 100 Percent Clean Economy: Opportunities for an Equitable, Low-Carbon Recovery” [11]
Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change (Committee on Energy and Commerce)
10:00 AM
Moving Beyond Patchwork Systems: The Future of Education Services IT [12]
Subcommittee on Technology Modernization (Committee on Veterans’ Affairs)
10:00 AM
Why did the Trump Administration Fire the State Department Inspector General? [13] (Rescheduled)
Committee on Foreign Affairs
10:00 AM 2172 RHOB
House Committee on Small Business Markup [14]
Committee on Small Business
10:30 AM 2175 RHOB
Prioritizing Fannie’s and Freddie’s Capital over America’s Homeowners and Renters? A Review of the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic [15]
Committee on Financial Services
12:00 PM
Modernizing VA’s Medical Supply Chain: Lessons Learned from the Pandemic [16]
Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations (Committee on Veterans’ Affairs)
2:00 PM