July 31, 2017
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The Senate will resume consideration of Kevin Christopher Newsom, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit.

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Hearings Covered by W&J Today

 

Office of National Drug Control Policy
“Teleconference of the President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis”

House Agriculture
Farm Bill Listening Session: Conversations in the Field

 

Notable Legislation Introduced

 

Energy

H.R.3565 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To achieve domestic energy independence by empowering States to control the exploration, development, and production of oil and gas on all available Federal land, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Black, Diane [R-TN-6] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (9)
Committees: House - Natural Resources
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

 

Financial Services

H.R.3626 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Bank Service Company Act to provide improvements with respect to State banking agencies, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Williams, Roger [R-TX-25] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.3625 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To require Senate confirmation of Inspector General of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Oversight and Government Reform, Financial Services
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the...

H.R.3619 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To authorize the Export-Import Bank of the United States to use 3 percent of its profits for administrative expenses.
Sponsor: Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.3606 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish fair and transparent practices related to the marketing and provision of overdraft coverage programs at depository institutions, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.3601 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to clarify data and information sharing requirements regarding consumer complaints, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Kustoff, David [R-TN-8] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.3575 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To provide standards for physical condition and management of housing receiving assistance payments under section 8 of the United States Housing Act of 1937.
Sponsor: Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.3556 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To require Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to engage in credit risk transfer transactions, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Royce, Edward R. [R-CA-39] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Financial Services, Ways and Means, Agriculture
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Agriculture, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the...

H.R.3555 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to provide that the definition of a facility of an exchange does not apply to a line of business the purpose of which is not to effect or report a transaction on an exchange.
Sponsor: Rep. Loudermilk, Barry [R-GA-11] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.3539 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to establish a procedure for the removal of a booking photograph from a consumer's file, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.3538 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to create additional requirements for original and new creditors of mortgage loans in the case of a sale, transfer, or assignment of a mortgage loan, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

 

Health

H.R.3615 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct or support a comprehensive study comparing total health outcomes, including risk of autism, in vaccinated populations in the United States with such outcomes in unvaccinated populations in the United States, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-8] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3611 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to create incentives for healthcare providers to promote quality healthcare outcomes, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Paulsen, Erik [R-MN-3] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House - Ways and Means
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.3566 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To strengthen resources to combat the heroin and opioid epidemic in rural communities across America.
Sponsor: Rep. Bustos, Cheri [D-IL-17] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House - Agriculture
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

H.R.3536 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To require persons who undertake Federally funded research and development of drugs to enter into reasonable pricing agreements with the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
Sponsor: Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3528 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require e-prescribing for coverage under part D of the Medicare program of prescription drugs that are controlled substances.
Sponsor: Rep. Clark, Katherine M. [D-MA-5] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

 

Tax

H.R.3620 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand eligibility for the refundable credit for coverage under a qualified health plan.
Sponsor: Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House - Ways and Means
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.3603 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prevent earnings stripping of corporations which are related to inverted corporations.
Sponsor: Rep. Levin, Sander M. [D-MI-9] (Introduced 07/28/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Ways and Means
Latest Action: 07/28/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.