October 11, 2017

The House is expected to consider 11 bills under suspension of the rules.













Hearings Covered by W&J Today


The Hill
Cracking the Tax Code: Prospects for Reform

House Agriculture
CFTC Agenda

House Energy and Commerce
Covered Entities and the 340B Discount Drug Program

House Financial Services
Financial Services Bill Markup

Open Meeting

House Transportation and Infrastructure
Highways and Transit Infrastructure

House Ways and Means
Expanding U.S. Trade Relationships in the Asia-Pacific Region

House Energy and Commerce
Opioid Crisis

Codex Committee on Food Hygiene


Notable Legislation Introduced



H.R.4005 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to allow for medical assistance under Medicaid for inmates during the 30-day period preceding release from a public institution.
Sponsor: Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20] (Introduced 10/10/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House - 10/10/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.4004 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to require employees of the White House to enroll in Obamacare, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-8] (Introduced 10/10/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Oversight and Government Reform, Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House - 10/10/2017 Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of...