, from the Commonwealth of , called the Senate to order at 4
p.m., the Chaplain offered a prayer, and ***unspecified*** led the Senate
in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of
The JournalPursuant to the order of Friday, October 16, 2015, the Journal
of the proceedings of the Senate was deemed approved to date.
Certain Procedures Dispensed WithPursuant to the order of Friday, October 16, 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, October 16, 2015,
the Senate proceeded to a period for the transaction of morning business.
Legislative Business (Monday, October 19)
S. 2146 (Sen. Vitter)
To hold sanctuary jurisdictions accountable for
defying Federal law, to increase penalties for individuals who illegally
reenter the United States after being removed, and to provide liability
protection for State and local law enforcement who cooperate with Federal
law enforcement and for other purposes.
Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.
S.Res. 289 (Sen. Coons)
A resolution designating the week beginning on
October 18, 2015, as "National Chemistry Week".
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. Flake, at
6:46 p.m., the Senate adjourned, under its order of today, until
10 a.m. tomorrow.