August 1, 2018
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The Senate will resume consideration of H.R.6147, Appropriations Minibus II (Interior/FSGG/THUD/Ag).

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Notable Legislation Introduced

 

Cybersecurity

S.3309 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A bill to authorize cyber incident response teams at the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Hassan, Margaret Wood [D-NH] (Introduced 07/31/2018) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Latest Action: Senate - 07/31/2018 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

 

Energy

H.R.6644 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To suspend proposed rulemaking signed by former Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency Scott Pruitt, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] (Introduced 07/31/2018) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce, Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture, Science, Space, and Technology
Latest Action: House - 07/31/2018 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture, and Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of...

S.3312 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A bill to suspend proposed rulemaking signed by former Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency Scott Pruitt, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Introduced 07/31/2018) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate - Environment and Public Works
Latest Action: Senate - 07/31/2018 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

 

Health

H.R.6646 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to authorize services to be provided to individuals with Alzheimers disease or a related disorder with neurological and organic brain dysfunction who have not attained 60 years of age.
Sponsor: Rep. Rice, Kathleen M. [D-NY-4] (Introduced 07/31/2018) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Education and the Workforce
Latest Action: House - 07/31/2018 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

H.R.6642 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to sunset the limit on the maximum rebate amount for single source drugs and innovator multiple source drugs.
Sponsor: Rep. Burgess, Michael C. [R-TX-26] (Introduced 07/31/2018) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House - 07/31/2018 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce

H.R.6641 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act and title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prohibit health insurance issuers, group health plans, Medicare Advantage organizations, and prescription drug plan sponsors from limiting drug price information a pharmacy may give to a consumer.
Sponsor: Rep. Paulsen, Erik [R-MN-3] (Introduced 07/31/2018) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means
Latest Action: House - 07/31/2018 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, 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...

S.3305 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish rules for payment for graduate medical education (GME) costs for hospitals that establish a new medical residency training program after hosting resident rotators for short durations.
Sponsor: Sen. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ] (Introduced 07/31/2018) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate - Finance
Latest Action: Senate - 07/31/2018 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

 

Tax

H.R.6648 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an employer credit for increasing wages.
Sponsor: Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36] (Introduced 07/31/2018) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House - Ways and Means
Latest Action: House - 07/31/2018 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.