November 6, 2017
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The House will consider five bills under suspension of the rules. The Senate will resume consideration of Steven Andrew Engel, to be an Assistant Attorney General.

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House Ways and Means
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Notable Legislation Introduced

 

Energy

H.R.4251 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To promote the use of resilient energy systems to rebuild infrastructure following disasters.
Sponsor: Rep. Serrano, Jose E. [D-NY-15] (Introduced 11/03/2017) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: House - Transportation and Infrastructure, Science, Space, and Technology
Latest Action: House - 11/03/2017 Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the...

H.R.4246 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Mineral Leasing Act to create a buffer in between oil and gas drilling operations and homes, businesses, schools, and other buildings that require special protection, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Barragan, Nanette Diaz [D-CA-44] (Introduced 11/03/2017) Cosponsors: (8)
Committees: House - Natural Resources
Latest Action: House - 11/03/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

H.R.4239 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To distribute revenues from oil and gas leasing on the outer Continental Shelf to certain coastal States, to require sale of approved offshore oil and gas leases, to promote offshore wind lease sales, and to empower States to manage the development and production of oil and gas on available Federal land, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Scalise, Steve [R-LA-1] (Introduced 11/03/2017) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House - Natural Resources
Latest Action: House - 11/03/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

 

Financial Services

H.R.4249 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To provide housing and Medicaid assistance to families affected by a major disaster, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Murphy, Stephanie N. [D-FL-7] (Introduced 11/03/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce, Financial Services
Latest Action: House - 11/03/2017 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, 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 committee...

H.R.4248 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to repeal certain disclosure requirements related to conflict minerals, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Huizenga, Bill [R-MI-2] (Introduced 11/03/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: House - 11/03/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.4247 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To repeal title VIII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
Sponsor: Rep. Budd, Ted [R-NC-13] (Introduced 11/03/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: House - 11/03/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

 

Health

H.R.4236 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To ensure that the prescription drug monitoring program of each State receiving funds through the Account for the State Response to the Opioid Abuse Crisis meets certain minimum requirements, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. [R-PA-8] (Introduced 11/03/2017) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House - 11/03/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

 

Transportation

H.R.4241 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To direct the Secretary of Transportation to carry out a pilot program to improve transportation planning, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Esty, Elizabeth H. [D-CT-5] (Introduced 11/03/2017) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House - Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House - 11/03/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.