Monday, November 18, 2019
The President pro tempore called the Senate to order at 3 p.m., the Chaplain offered a prayer, and the President pro tempore led theSenate in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America.
The JournalPursuant to the order of Thursday, November 14, 2019, the Journal of the proceedings of the Senate was deemed approved to date.
Certain Procedures Dispensed WithPursuant to the order of Thursday, November 14, 2019, 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 Thursday, November 14, 2019, the Senate proceeded to a period for the transaction of morning business.
Legislative Business (Monday, November 18)
S. 2071 (Sen. Rounds)
A bill to repeal certain obsolete laws relating toIndians.
-- Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
S.Res. 428 (Sen. Blunt)
A resolution authorizing the taking of pictures and filming in the Chamber of the Senate for use by the Capitol Visitor Center.
-- Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
Executive Business (Monday, November 18)
Robert J. Luck, of Florida, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit
-- Considered by Senate.
-- Cloture invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 61 - 30. Record Vote Number: 357
-- By unanimous consent agreement, debate 11/19/2019.
AdjournmentBy unanimous consent, on the request of Mr. McConnell, at6:28 p.m., the Senate adjourned, under its order of today, until 10 a.m. tomorrow.