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ON THE SENATE FLOOR

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Mr. Carl Levin, from the State of Michigan, called the Senate to order at 11 a.m., Reverend Adam Briddell, Associate Pastor of Asbury United Methodist Church, Washington, D.C. offered a prayer, and Mr . Levin led the Senate in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America.

The Journal

Pursuant to the order of Friday, August 1, 2014, the Journal of the proceedings of the Senate was deemed approved to date.

Certain Procedures Dispensed With

Pursuant to the order of Friday, August 1, 2014, the morning hour being deemed expired, and the times for the recognition of the two leaders being reserved.

Transaction of Morning Business

Pursuant to the order of Friday, August 1, 2014, the Senate proceeded to a period for the transaction of morning business.

Legislative Business (Tuesday, August 5)

H.Con.Res. 112 (Rep. Petri): A concurrent resolution providing for a conditional adjournment of the House of Representatives and a conditional recess or adjournment of the Senate.
-- Received in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Voice Vote.
-- Message on Senate action sent to the House.

Adjournment

Under the authority of the order of today, at 11:34 p.m, the Presiding Officer (Mr. Levin in the chair) declared the Senate adjourned, under its order of today, until 9:15 a.m. on Friday, August 8, 2014.