December 1, 2017
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The House will consider H.R. 1699 – Preserving Access to Manufactured Housing Act of 2017. The Senate will resume consideration of H.R.1, to provide for reconciliation pursuant to titles II and V of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2018 (vehicle for Republican tax legislation).

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Hearings Covered by W&J Today

 

House Appropriations
Department of Housing and Urban Development, Community Block Grants - Disaster Recovery

Alliance for Health Policy
“What's Next for Medicare Provider Payment?”

 

Notable Legislation Introduced

 

Cybersecurity

S.2179 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A bill to protect consumers by requiring reasonable security policies and procedures to protect data containing personal information, and to provide for nationwide notice in the event of a breach of security.
Sponsor: Sen. Nelson, Bill [D-FL] (Introduced 11/30/2017) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate - 11/30/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

 

Financial Services

H.R.4499 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to set the rate of pay for employees of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection in accordance with the General Schedule.
Sponsor: Rep. Duffy, Sean P. [R-WI-7] (Introduced 11/30/2017) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Financial Services, Oversight and Government Reform
Latest Action: House - 11/30/2017 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, 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...

S.2181 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A bill to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to provide protections for active duty military consumers.
Sponsor: Sen. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ] (Introduced 11/30/2017) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate - 11/30/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

 

Health

H.R.4501 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To increase funding for the State response to the opioid misuse crisis and to provide funding for research on addiction and pain related to the substance misuse crisis.
Sponsor: Rep. Loebsack, David [D-IA-2] (Introduced 11/30/2017) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House - 11/30/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

S.2175 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to preserve Medicare beneficiary access to ventilators, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Cassidy, Bill [R-LA] (Introduced 11/30/2017) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate - Finance
Latest Action: Senate - 11/30/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.