October 3, 2017
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The House will consider six bills under suspension of the rules and begin consideration of H.R. 36 – Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. The Senate will resume consideration of Lee Francis Cissna, to be Director of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services.

House

 

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Senate

 

Yesterday

 

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Hearings Covered by W&J Today

 

The Atlantic
At What Cost?

Senate Banking
Wells Fargo: One Year Later

House Energy and Commerce
Oversight of the Equifax Data Breach: Answers for Consumers

House Financial Services
Sustainable Housing Finance

Senate Finance
International Tax Reform

House Homeland Security
DHS Cybersecurity Mission

House Energy and Commerce
Examining Patient Access to Investigational Drugs

National Council for Behavioral Health
“America's Opioid and Mental Health Crises: Thoughtful Approaches and Solutions”

House Oversight and Government Reform
Internet of Things Cybersecurity

 

Notable Legislation Introduced

 

Cybersecurity

H.R.3904 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To direct the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe rules that require covered entities to secure sensitive personally identifiable information against a security breach.
Sponsor: Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12] (Introduced 10/02/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House - 10/02/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3896 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To require certain entities who collect and maintain personal information of individuals to secure such information and to provide notice to such individuals in the case of a breach of security involving such information, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9] (Introduced 10/02/2017) Cosponsors: (9)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House - 10/02/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

 

Financial Services

H.R.3911 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 with respect to risk-based examinations of Nationally Recognized Statistical Rating Organizations.
Sponsor: Rep. Wagner, Ann [R-MO-2] (Introduced 10/02/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: House - 10/02/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.3903 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Securities Act of 1933 to expand the ability to use testing the waters and confidential draft registration submissions, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Budd, Ted [R-NC-13] (Introduced 10/02/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: House - 10/02/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.3898 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To require the Secretary of the Treasury to place conditions on certain accounts at United States financial institutions with respect to North Korea, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Barr, Andy [R-KY-6] (Introduced 10/02/2017) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: House - 10/02/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

 

Health

S.1905 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A bill to increase the number of States that may conduct Medicaid demonstration programs to improve access to community mental health services.
Sponsor: Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI] (Introduced 10/02/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate - Finance
Latest Action: Senate - 10/02/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

 

Sanctions

S.1901 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A bill to require global economic and political pressure to support diplomatic denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, including through the imposition of sanctions with respect to the Government of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and any enablers of the activities of that Government, and to reauthorize the North Korean Human Rights Act of 2004, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Gardner, Cory [R-CO] (Introduced 10/02/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate - Foreign Relations
Latest Action: Senate - 10/02/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

 

Tax

H.R.3912 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for Move America bonds and Move America credits.
Sponsor: Rep. Walorski, Jackie [R-IN-2] (Introduced 10/02/2017) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House - Ways and Means
Latest Action: House - 10/02/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.3910 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make lifetime income and managed account options of defined contribution retirement savings plans portable.
Sponsor: Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-1] (Introduced 10/02/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Ways and Means
Latest Action: House - 10/02/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.