The President pro tempore called the Senate to order at 9:30
a.m., the Chaplain offered a prayer, and the President pro tempore led
the Senate in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United
States of America.
The JournalPursuant to the order of yesterday, the Journal of the
proceedings of the Senate was deemed approved to date.
Certain Procedures Dispensed WithPursuant to the order of yesterday,
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 yesterday,
the Senate proceeded to a period for the transaction of morning business.
Legislative Business (Wednesday, February
H.R. 240 (Rep. Rogers)
Making appropriations for the Department of
Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
S. 295 (Sen. Hatch)
To amend section 2259 of title 18, United States
Code, and for other purposes.
Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
Passed Senate with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 98 - 0. Record Vote
Amendment SA 250 proposed by Senator Hatch.
Amendment SA 250 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
AdjournmentBy unanimous consent, on the request of Mr. Cornyn, at
5:10 p.m., the Senate adjourned, under its order of today, until
9:30 a.m. tomorrow.