August 1, 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

 

Senate EPW
EPA Superfund Program

Senate Finance
America’s Affordable Housing Crisis: Challenges and Solutions

 

Notable Legislation Introduced

 

Health

S.1681 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A bill 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: Sen. Sanders, Bernard [I-VT] (Introduced 07/31/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: 07/31/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.1678 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A bill to amend the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to improve access to grants and loans for evidence-based substance use disorder treatment services in rural areas, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Donnelly, Joe [D-IN] (Introduced 07/31/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
Latest Action: 07/31/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.

S.1677 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A bill to amend the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 to improve access to grants and loans for evidence-based substance use disorder treatment services in rural areas, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Donnelly, Joe [D-IN] (Introduced 07/31/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
Latest Action: 07/31/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.

 

Tax

S.1673 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code to include in income the unrepatriated earnings of groups that include an inverted corporation.
Sponsor: Sen. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH] (Introduced 07/31/2017) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate - Finance
Latest Action: 07/31/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.