Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015—Motion to Proceedby Senator John Cornyn
Posted on 2015-02-09
CORNYN. Mr. President, I move to proceed to H.R. 240.
The PRESIDENT pro tempore. The clerk will report the motion.
The assistant legislative clerk read as follows: Motion to proceed to Calendar No. 5, H.R. 240, a bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes.
measure placed on the calendar--s. 405 Mr. CORNYN. Mr. President, I understand there is a bill at the desk that is due for a second reading.
The PRESIDENT pro tempore. The clerk will read the bill by title for the second time.
The assistant legislative clerk read as follows: A bill (S. 405) to protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing, and shooting, and for other purposes.
Mr. CORNYN. Mr. President, in order to place the bill on the calendar under the provisions of rule XIV, I object to further proceedings.
The PRESIDENT pro tempore. Objection having been heard, the bill will be placed on the calendar.
Mr. CORNYN. I yield the floor.
Recognition Of the Minority Leader The PRESIDENT pro tempore. The Democratic leader is recognized.