The House expects to complete consideration of a bill that would eliminate the 2013 statutory pay adjustment for federal employees. The chamber also takes up a resolution condemning North Korea for testing a nuclear device.
The Senate is not in session.
Convenes 9 a.m. for legislative business.
First and last votes expected 11 a.m. to noon.
Under suspension of the rules:
H Res 65 — Condemning North Korea for its test of a nuclear device
Under a closed rule:
HR 273 — Eliminating the 2013 statutory pay adjustment for federal employees
Homeland Security Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency holds a hearing on the effectiveness of Department of Homeland Security spending. 9 a.m., 311 Cannon
Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy holds a hearing on state environmental responsibilities. 9:30 a.m., 2123 Rayburn
Science, Space and Technology Subcommittee on Oversight holds a hearing on domestic use of drones. 10 a.m., 2318 Rayburn
Financial Services meets to discuss and adopt the committee’s oversight plan for the 113th Congress. 10 a.m., 2128 Rayburn
Former Sen. Scott Brown, R-Mass., candidate for U.S. Senate in New Hampshire, holds his hand over his heart during the singing of the national anthem as he waits to take the stage for his town hall campaign rally with Sen. John McCain at the Pinkerton Academy in Derry, N.H., on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.