January 8, 2019
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The House will consider six bills under suspension of the rules. The Senate will resume consideration of the motion to proceed to S.1, to make improvements to certain defense and security assistance provisions and to authorize the appropriation of funds to Israel, to reauthorize the United States-Jordan Defense Cooperation Act of 2015, and to halt the wholesale slaughter of the Syrian people.

 

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Notable Legislation Introduced

Financial Services

H.R.241 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
To amend the Bank Service Company Act to provide improvements with respect to State banking agencies, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Williams, Roger [R-TX-25] (Introduced 01/04/2019) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House - Financial Services
Latest Action: House - 01/04/2019 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

 

Health

H.R.260 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
To extend the Medicaid Money Follows the Person Rebalancing demonstration, to extend protection for Medicaid recipients of home and community-based services against spousal impoverishment, to extend the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6] (Introduced 01/04/2019) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House - Ways and Means, Energy and Commerce, Budget
Latest Action: House - 01/04/2019 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of..

H.R.259 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
To extend the Medicaid Money Follows the Person Rebalancing demonstration, to extend protection for Medicaid recipients of home and community-based services against spousal impoverishment, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6] (Introduced 01/04/2019) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce, Budget
Latest Action: House - 01/04/2019 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, 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 concerned.

H.R.249 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
To amend the ICCVAM Authorization Act of 2000 to improve reporting about animal testing and alternative test method use by Federal agencies, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Calvert, Ken [R-CA-42] (Introduced 01/04/2019) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House - Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House - 01/04/2019 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

 

Tax

H.R.257 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the limitation on deduction for State and local taxes, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-2] (Introduced 01/04/2019) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House - Ways and Means
Latest Action: House - 01/04/2019 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.