In the hours before that vote, the House had considered roughly 50 amendments out of the 103 made in order. To finish by Thursday, the House will have to hold at least 17 votes on amendments, based on debate that took place Wednesday.
Before adjourning just before midnight, the House approved six other amendments by voice vote, from:
— Dan BenishekDan BenishekRepublican groups launch final ad blitz in key House battlegrounds Tea Party class reassesses record Michigan Republican to retire MORE (R-Mich.), requiring an analysis of FDA's Food Safety Modernization Act before final regulations are enforced.
— Spencer BachusSpencer BachusSpencer Bachus: True leadership The FDA should approve the first disease-modifying treatment for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Study: Payday lenders fill GOP coffers MORE (R-Ala.), ensuring USDA considers regulations in accordance with the Regulatory Flexibility Act to ease the impact on small businesses.
— Rob WittmanRob WittmanFive races to watch in 2017 VA Dems jockey for Kaine's seat Virginia governor contenders ready for battle MORE (R-Va.), adding performance-based measures to the farm bill.
— Rick CrawfordRick CrawfordWhy a bill about catfish will show whether Ryan's serious about regulatory reform Convention calendar: Parties and events Southern lawmakers fight to keep USDA catfish inspections MORE (R-Ark.), modifying the exemption levels of EPA's rules for above-ground oil tanks.
— Crawford (R-Ark.), prohibiting the EPA from disclosing the private information of farmers and ranchers.
— Virginia FoxxVirginia FoxxGOP recruitment goal: More women on ticket Diane Black named interim Budget chair Trump is pawn in GOP’s anti-worker agenda MORE (R-N.C.), sunsetting all discretionary programs in the bill after the expiration of the five-year authorization period.
— This story was updated at 11:57 p.m.