November 13, 2017
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The House will consider four bills under suspension of the rules as well as consider H.Res. 599 – Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to United States policy towards Yemen. The Senate will resume consideration of Derek Kan, to be Under Secretary of Transportation.

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Notable Legislation Introduced

 

Energy

H.R.4370 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Natural Gas Act to expedite approval of exports of small volumes of natural gas, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Yoho, Ted S. [R-FL-3] (Introduced 11/09/2017) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House - 11/09/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.4364 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, at the request of a Governor of a State, to waive the reformulated gasoline prohibitions and requirements under section 211(k) of the Clean Air Act with respect to the State or a portion of the State if the Administrator determines that the price of gasoline is excessively high.
Sponsor: Rep. Sensenbrenner, F. James, Jr. [R-WI-5] (Introduced 11/09/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House - 11/09/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

 

Financial Services

H.R.4359 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To provide for rental assistance for homeless or at-risk Indian veterans.
Sponsor: Rep. Lujan, Ben Ray [D-NM-3] (Introduced 11/09/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: House - 11/09/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.4337 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Defense Production Act of 1950 to require national security reviews carried out by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States to take into account the potential effects of covered transactions on personally identifiable information.
Sponsor: Rep. Royce, Edward R. [R-CA-39] (Introduced 11/09/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Financial Services, Foreign Affairs, Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House - 11/09/2017 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committees on Foreign Affairs, and 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...

H.R.4324 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To require the Secretary of the Treasury to make certifications with respect to United States and foreign financial institutions' aircraft-related transactions involving Iran, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Williams, Roger [R-TX-25] (Introduced 11/09/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: House - 11/09/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.4322 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To exclude from consideration as income under the housing assistance programs of the Department of Housing and Urban Development amounts received by a family from the Department of Veterans Affairs for service-related disabilities of a member of the family, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Carbajal, Salud O. [D-CA-24] (Introduced 11/09/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: House - 11/09/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

S.2116 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A bill to amend the Federal Deposit Insurance Act to increase the asset threshold with respect to the on-site examination of certain insured depository institutions.
Sponsor: Sen. Donnelly, Joe [D-IN] (Introduced 11/09/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate - 11/09/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

 

Health

H.R.4353 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to require reporting by the National Institutes of Health on requests for funding research that were not granted and had the greatest potential for improving public health, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] (Introduced 11/09/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House - 11/09/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

S.2107 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Under Secretary of Health to report major adverse personnel actions involving certain health care employees to the National Practitioner Data Bank and to applicable State licensing boards, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Heller, Dean [R-NV] (Introduced 11/09/2017) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate - Veterans' Affairs
Latest Action: Senate - 11/09/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

 

Tax

H.R.4358 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To require the Commissioner of Internal Revenue to report on applications for tax credits under the low-income housing tax credit program that, in the preceding fiscal year, were approved but not allocated.
Sponsor: Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] (Introduced 11/09/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Ways and Means
Latest Action: House - 11/09/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

 

Transportation

H.R.4355 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend title 49, United States Code, to require reporting by the Department of Transportation on requests for funding projects or programs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] (Introduced 11/09/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House - 11/09/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.