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Senate Floor Activity - Monday, June 5, 2017

Mr. Todd Young, from the State of Indiana, called the Senate to order at 3:01 p.m., the Chaplain offered a prayer, and Mr. Young led the Senate in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America.

The Journal

Pursuant to the order of Friday, June 2, 2017, the Journal of the proceedings of the Senate was deemed approved to date.

Certain Procedures Dispensed With

Pursuant to the order of Friday, June 2, 2017, the morning hour being deemed expired, and the times for the recognition of the two leaders being reserved.

Transaction of Morning Business

Pursuant to the order of Friday, June 2, 2017, the Senate proceeded to a period for the transaction of morning business.

Legislative Business (Monday, June 5)

S. 722 (Sen. Corker): To impose sanctions with respect to Iran in relation to Iran's ballistic missile program, support for acts of international terrorism, and violations of human rights, and for other purposes.
-- Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
-- Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure presented in Senate.

S. 1083 (Sen. Johnson): To amend section 1214 of title 5, United States Code, to provide for stays during a period that the Merit Systems Protection Board lacks a quorum.
-- Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.

S.Res. 176 (Sen. McConnell): A resolution commemorating the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem.
-- Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Yea-Nay Vote. 90 - 0. Record Vote Number: 138

S.Res. 184 (Sen. McConnell): A resolution relative to the death of James Paul David "Jim" Bunning, former United States Senator for the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
-- Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.


By unanimous consent, on the request of Mr. McConnell, at 6:33 p.m., the Senate adjourned, under its order of today, until 10 a.m. tomorrow.