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Note: The items for consideration listed here are those published in the Daily Digest of the Congressional Record. Other items may be considered at the discretion of the chair.
House Agenda - May 17, 2013: Consideration of H.R. 1062--SEC Regulatory Accountability Act.
"Suspensions" of the rules: A special procedure used on in the House to speed up action on non-controversial measures by setting aside the regular rules of debate.