August 1, 2019
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The Senate will resume consideration of H.R.3877, Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019.

THE HOUSE

 

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THE SENATE

 

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Notable Legislation Introduced

 

Cannabis

S.2400 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
A bill to promote cannabis research, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Durbin, Richard J. [D-IL] (Introduced 07/31/2019) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate - 07/31/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

 

Financial Services

S.2391 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
A bill to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to impose requirements relating to the purchase of certain equity securities by issuers, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH] (Introduced 07/31/2019) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate - 07/31/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

S.2386 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
A bill to impose sanctions with respect to surveillance in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of the People's Republic of China, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Cruz, Ted [R-TX] (Introduced 07/31/2019) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate - 07/31/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

S.2357 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
A bill to establish a national goal and mechanism to achieve a trade-balancing exchange rate for the United States dollar, to impose market access charge on certain purchases of United States assets, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI] (Introduced 07/31/2019) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate - 07/31/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

 

Health

S.2379 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to clarify the authority of State Medicaid fraud and abuse control units to investigate and prosecute cases of Medicaid patient abuse and neglect in any setting, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Crapo, Mike [R-ID] (Introduced 07/31/2019) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: Senate - Finance
Latest Action: Senate - 07/31/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.2377 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
A bill to apply the Medicaid asset verification program to all applicants for, and recipients of, medical assistance in all States and territories, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Inhofe, James M. [R-OK] (Introduced 07/31/2019) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate - Finance
Latest Action: Senate - 07/31/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.2373 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve obstetric care in rural areas.
Sponsor: Sen. Smith, Tina [D-MN] (Introduced 07/31/2019) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate - 07/31/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

 

Tax

S.2370 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand personal saving and retirement savings coverage by enabling employees not covered by qualifying retirement plans to save for retirement through automatic IRA arrangements, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI] (Introduced 07/31/2019) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate - Finance
Latest Action: Senate - 07/31/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.2366 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
A bill to streamline the employer reporting process and strengthen the eligibility verification process for the premium assistance tax credit and cost-sharing subsidy.
Sponsor: Sen. Warner, Mark R. [D-VA] (Introduced 07/31/2019) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate - Finance
Latest Action: Senate - 07/31/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

 

Transportation

S.2403 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Transportation to provide loans for the acquisition of electric buses and related infrastructure.
Sponsor: Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Introduced 07/31/2019) Cosponsors: (10)
Committees: Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate - 07/31/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

S.2402 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)
A bill to enhance the safety of Class 3 flammable liquid transportation by rail, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR] (Introduced 07/31/2019) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate - 07/31/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.