The President pro tempore called the Senate to order at 10 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, September
S. 2848 (Sen. Inhofe)
To provide for the conservation and development of
water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to
construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the
United States, and for other purposes.
Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate by Voice
Measure laid before Senate by motion.
The committee amendments withdrawn by Unanimous Consent.
Amendment SA 4979 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Inhofe.
S.Amdt. 4980 (Sen. Inhofe)
To make a technical correction
Amendment SA 4980 proposed by Senator Inhofe to Amendment SA 4979.
AdjournmentBy unanimous consent, on the request of Mr. Perdue, at
6:53 p.m., the Senate adjourned, under its order of today, until
9:30 a.m. tomorrow.