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 JournalPursuant to the order of Friday, August 1, 2014, the Journal of
the proceedings of the Senate was deemed approved to date.
Certain Procedures Dispensed WithPursuant 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 BusinessPursuant 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
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
AdjournmentUnder 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.