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U.S. House Schedule for Thursday, Nov. 17, 2022

On Thursday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. First and last votes expected: 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

One Minute Speeches

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) House Amendment [1] to S. 3092 – FIRE Act (Sponsored by Sen. Alex Padilla / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

2) H.R. 8416 [2] – Disaster Survivors Fairness Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Dina Titus / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

Postponed Suspension Votes:

1) S. 3369 [3] – Max Cleland VA Medical Center Act (Sponsored by Sen. Raphael Warnock / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

2) S. 4359 [4] – Senator Johnny Isakson VA Regional Office Act of 2022 (Sponsored by Sen. Jon Ossoff / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

3) H.R. 5721 [5] – VIPER Act of 2021, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Mark Takano / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

4) H.R. 7299 [6] – SVAC Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Frank Mrvan / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

5) H.R. 7277 [7] – Improving Oversight of the Veterans Community Care Providers Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Chris Pappas / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

6) H.R. 2250 [8] – Department of Veterans Affairs Information Technology Reform Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Matt Rosendale / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

7) H.R. 3630 [9] – Lymphedema Treatment Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Jan Schakowsky / Energy and Commerce Committee)

8) H.R. 4275 [10] – Ensuring Phone and Internet Access Through Lifeline and Affordable Connectivity Program Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Elaine Luria / Energy and Commerce Committee)

9) H.R. 6290 [11] – Manufacturing. gov Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Paul Tonko / Energy and Commerce Committee)

10) H.R. 5502 [12] – INFORM Consumers Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Jan Schakowsky / Energy and Commerce Committee)

11) S. 533 [13] – Guidance Clarity Act of 2021 (Sponsored by Sen. James Lankford / Oversight and Reform Committee)

Special Order Speeches

Printable PDF [14]

Committee Activity

Title Time Location
Hybrid Oversight Hearing on “Puerto Rico’s Post-Disaster Reconstruction & Power Grid Development” [15]
Committee on Natural Resources
10:00 AM 1324 LHOB
“Accessible Air Travel: Addressing Challenges for Passengers with Disabilities” [16]
Subcommittee on Aviation (Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure)
10:00 AM 2167 RHOB
1. H.R. 1283, the CONTRACT Act of 2021; 2. H.R. 1307, the Vote by Mail Tracking Act; 3. H. Res. 1412, “Of inquiry directing the Secretary of the Treasury to transmit certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to the projected inflationary impact of the implementation of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, the Build Back Better Act, and the Infrastructure and Jobs Act in conjunction with the Build Back Better Act”; and 4. Several postal naming measures. [17]
Committee on Oversight and Reform
10:00 AM 2154 RHOB
Assessing the Biden Administration’s U.S. Strategy Toward Sub-Saharan Africa [18]
Committee on Foreign Affairs
10:00 AM HVC 210 CAPITOL
Business Meeting to Approve New Subcommittee Assignments [19]
Committee on Education and Labor
10:15 AM via Zoom ———-
Unsafe and Untenable: Examining Workplace Protections for Warehouse Workers [20] (Rescheduled)
Subcommittee on Workforce Protections (Committee on Education and Labor)
10:20 AM via Zoom Select one
Business Meeting to Vote on Recommendations [21]
Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress
11:00 AM 2359 RHOB