tv U.S. House Re-elects Paul Ryan as Speaker 239-189 Approves Rules Package CSPAN January 3, 2017 6:00pm-6:10pm EST
watching this and for american citizens who are watching this, this is truly a committee where we check our political affiliations at the door and try to do what's right and best for america's heroes. that hasn't always been -- i'm not talking about the committee. i'm saying in the country. that hasn't always been done. i'm a vietnam era veteran. that wasn't done for my generation to begin with. there's a real commitment on both sides of the aisle, the staffs of both committees, and the members of both committees. i am excited to get to work with my friend, mr. takano, we've been to afghanistan together and have gotten to know each other very well and worked together on many issues together. i look forward to doing this and appreciate your kind comments and also your support for this bill and with that, mr. speaker, i encourage all members to support this legislation and yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from tennessee yields back. the question is, will the house suspend the rules and pass h.r. 28. those in favor say aye. those opposed, no. in the opinion of the chair,
2/3 of those voting having responded in the affirmative, the rules are suspended, the bill is passed and, without objection, the motion to reconsider is laid upon the table. the speaker pro tempore: the chair announces the apointment pursuant to 15 us crmp and order of the house today of the following member on the part of the house to the joint economic committee. the clerk: mr. tiberi of ohio. the speaker pro tempore: the chair announces the appointment of clause 11 of rule 1, the order of the house of the following members to the select members to the select committee on intelligence. the clerk: mr. nunez of california, chairman.
the speaker pro tempore: and the order of house today of the the gentleman from california, mr. mccarthy as members of the house to serve with the speaker. the chair announces a letter dated january 3, listing members in the order in which will act at speaker pro tempore under 8-b-3 of rule 1. the chair lays before the house the following communication. the clerk: the honorable the speaker. madam clerk, the honorable karen haas, i designate kevin mccarthy of california to exercise any authority regarding convening or reconvening of the house pursuant to house concurrent resolution 1 and any concurrent resolutions of the current
congress and designate of members to exercise similar authority in the event of the death or inability of that designee, the alternative members of the house with the state that i have placed to the clerk for the same purposes. signed sincerely, paul d. ryan speaker. the speaker pro tempore: the chair lays before the house the following communication. the clerk: the speaker'ses rooms, washington dd, january 3, 2017 i appoint general denham, max thornberry and fred upton and andy harris and barbara comstock and representative messer to sign enrolled bills through the remainder of the 115th congress signed sincerely paul d. ryan speaker. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. he names are approved. the chair lays before the house
the following communication. the clerk: the honorable, the speaker, house of representatives, sir, under clause 2-g of rule 2 of the u.s. house of representatives, i herewith mr. robert reed deputy clerk and legal counsel to sign any and all papers and do all other acts under the name of the clerk of the house which they would be authorized to do by virtue of this designation except such as provided by statute in case much any temporary absence or disability. this shall remain in effect for the 115th congress or authorized by me. signed sincerely. the speaker pro tempore: announce his policies with particular aspects of the legislative process. the chair will insert in the record announcements privileges of the floor, second, introduction of bills and
resolutions, third, unanimous consent requests for consideration of resolution, four recognition for one-minute speeches. six, the decorum and debate, seven and cuck of debates and eight, use of handouts on the floor and electric tron use. these announcements will reiterate the stated policies. the chair continues to continue in the 115th the policies reflected. the policies announced in the 102nd congress with respect to jurisdictional with respect to 5-a tax and tariff measures but need not be reiterated as it is precedent. without objection, these announcements will be printed in the record. the chair lays before the house the following privileged concurrent resolution.
the clerk: senate concurrent resolution 1, resolved, section 1, re-authorization of joint committee, effective from january 3, 017 the joint committee created by concurrent resolution 28 to make the necessary arrangements for the inauguration is continued with the same power and authority provided for in that resolution. section 2, use of capitol. effective from january 3, 2017, the provisions of senate concurrent resolution 29, 114th congress to authorize the use of the rotunda and emancipation hall of the capital by the joint committee in connection with the proceedings and ceremonies conducted by the inauguration of the president-elect and the vice president-elect of the united states are continued with the same power and authority provided for in that resolution. the speaker pro tempore: without
objection. the concurrent resolution is agreed ton. the chair lays before the house. the clerk: senate concurrent resolution 2, resolved that the two houses of congress shall meet in the hall of the house of representatives on friday, the 6th day of january, 2017 at 1:00 pursuant to the requirements of the constitution and laws relating to the election of the president and vice president of the united states and the president of the senate shall be there be their presiding officer and the two tellers shall be appointed on the part of the senate and the speaker on the part of the house of representatives to whom it shall be handed as they are opened by the president of the senate. all the certificates and papers of the electoral votes which certifies and papers shall be open, presented and acted upon in the order of the states beginning with the letter a and said tellers having been read
the same. shall make a list of the votes as they shall appear from said certificates and the votes having been ascertained in according to the rules. the results of the same shall be delivered to the president of the senate who shall announce the state of the vote which announcement shall be deemed a sufficient declaration of the persons, elected president and vice president of the united states and together with a list of the votes, be entered on the journals of the two houses. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. the concurrent resolution is and under clause 5-d the chair announces to the house the whole umber of the house is 434. for what purpose does the gentleman from arizona seek recognition? >> i move the house do now adjourn. the speaker pro tempore: the question is on the motion to adjourn. those in favor say aye. those opposed, no.