The President pro tempore called the Senate to order at 2 p
.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 Friday, July 31, 2015, the Journal of
the proceedings of the Senate was deemed approved to date.
Certain Procedures Dispensed WithPursuant to the order of Friday, July 31, 2015,
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, July 31, 2015,
the Senate proceeded to a period for the transaction of morning business.
Legislative Business (Monday, August 3)
S. 754 (Sen. Burr)
An original bill to improve cybersecurity in the
United States through enhanced sharing of information about cybersecurity
threats, and for other purposes.
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to consideration of the measure
presented in Senate.
S. 1881 (Sen. Ernst)
To prohibit Federal funding of Planned Parenthood
Federation of America.
Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.
Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by
Yea-Nay Vote. 53 - 46. Record Vote Number:
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture on the
motion to proceed to the measure was not invoked (Record Vote No. 262)
entered in Senate.
S.Res. 241 (Sen. Reed)
A resolution designating August 16, 2015, as
"National Airborne Day".
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and
with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
AdjournmentBy unanimous consent, on the request of Mr. McConnell, at
7:10 p.m., the Senate adjourned, under its order of today, until
10 a.m. tomorrow.