Today’s Daily Update

House

Yesterday:

  • The House approved several bills under suspension of the rules, including the “Veteran Skills to Jobs Act” (H.R. 4115) and the “Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2012” (H.R. 5892).

Today:

  • The House will begin consideration of the “Repeal of Obamacare Act” (H.R. 6079).

 

Senate

Yesterday:

  • The Senate was approved the “D.C. Courts and Public Defender Service Act of 2011” (S. 1379) by voice vote.


Today:

  • The Senate will consider a judicial nominee and hold a cloture vote on the motion to proceed to the “Small Business Jobs and Tax Relief Act” (S. 2237).

 

Hearings Covered by W&J Today

American Enterprise Institute
“A Deadly Cure? Combating Fake and Poor-Quality Drugs in Emerging Markets”
9:00 a.m.
1150 17th St NW, 12th Floor

National Transportation Safety Board
“Enbridge, Inc. Hazardous Liquid Pipeline Rupture”
9:30 a.m.

Commodity Futures Trading Commission
“Open Meeting to Consider two final rules under the Dodd-Frank Act”
9:30 a.m.
1155 21st St NW

Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board
“Technical Programs, Budget, and Planning and Evaluation Committee Meetings”
1:30 p.m.
1331 F St. NW, Suite 800

Senate Banking Committee
“Framework for Safe and Efficient Mobile Payments”
10:00 a.m.
538 Dirksen

House Financial Services Committee
Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises
“Impact of Dodd-Frank Act: Job Creators, Credit and Financial Institution Customers”
10:00 a.m.
2128 Rayburn

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee
Subcommittee on TARP, Financial Services and Bailouts of Public and Private Programs
“The Administration’s Auto Bailouts and the Delphi Pension Decisions: Who Picked the Winners and Losers?”
10:00 a.m.
2247 Rayburn

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee
Subcommittee on Health
“Examining the Impact of Obamacare on Doctors and Patients”
10:00 a.m.
2154 Rayburn

House Energy and Commerce Committee
Subcommittee on Communications and Technology
“Oversight of the Federal Communications Commission”
10:15 a.m.
2123 Rayburn

House Ways and Means Committee
“Ramifications of the Health Care Law Decision”
10:30 a.m.
11000 Longworth

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee
“Examining the Impact of Obamacare on Job Creators and the Economy”
1:30 p.m.
2154 Rayburn

Senate Finance Committee
“Boosting Opportunities and Growth Through Tax Reform: Helping More Young People Achieve The American Dream”
2:00 p.m.
215 Dirksen

House Judiciary Committee
Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet
“Impact of Dodd-Frank Act: Financial Services Competition”
3:00 p.m.
2141 Rayburn

Notable Legislation Introduced Yesterday

Energy

H.R.6047 : Phantom Fuel Reform Act of 2012
Sponsor: Rep Flake, Jeff [AZ-6] (introduced 6/28/2012) Cosponsors (2)
Committees: House Energy and Commerce
Latest Major Action: 6/28/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.6056 : To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the energy efficient appliance credit.
Sponsor: Rep Stivers, Steve [OH-15] (introduced 6/28/2012) Cosponsors (1)
Committees: House Ways and Means
Latest Major Action: 6/28/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

S.3352 : Expanding Industrial Energy and Water Efficiency Incentives Act of 2012
Sponsor: Sen Bingaman, Jeff [NM] (introduced 6/28/2012) Cosponsors (2)
Committees: Senate Finance
Latest Major Action: 6/28/2012 Referred to Senate committee.
Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

H.R.6082 : To officially replace, within the 60-day Congressional review period under the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act, President Obama’s Proposed Final Outer Continental Shelf Oil & Gas Leasing Program (2012-2017) with a congressional plan that will conduct additional oil and natural gas lease sales to promote offshore energy development, job creation, and increased domestic energy production to ensure a more secure energy future in the United States, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep Hastings, Doc [WA-4] (introduced 7/9/2012) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: House Natural Resources
Latest Major Action: 7/9/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Financial Services

S.3358 : Responding to Urgent needs of Survivors of the Holocaust Act
Sponsor: Sen Cardin, Benjamin L. [MD] (introduced 6/28/2012) Cosponsors (2)
Committees: Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Major Action: 6/28/2012 Referred to Senate committee.
Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Health

H.R.6048 : Healthcare Tax Relief and Mandate Repeal Act
Sponsor: Rep Turner, Michael R. [OH-3] (introduced 6/28/2012) Cosponsors (125)
Committees: House Ways and Means
Latest Major Action: 6/28/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.6053 : NObamacare Act of 2012
Sponsor: Rep Mack, Connie [FL-14] (introduced 6/28/2012) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: House Energy and Commerce; House Ways and Means; House Education and the Workforce; House Judiciary; House Natural Resources; House Administration; House Appropriations; House Rules
Latest Major Action: 6/28/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, the Judiciary, Natural Resources, House Administration, Appropriations, and Rules, 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.6059 : Home Health Care Access Protection Act of 2012
Sponsor: Rep McGovern, James P. [MA-3] (introduced 6/29/2012) Cosponsors (1)
Committees: House Ways and Means; House Energy and Commerce
Latest Major Action: 6/29/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on 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 jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

H.R.6079 : To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010.
Sponsor: Rep Cantor, Eric [VA-7] (introduced 7/9/2012) Cosponsors (17)
Committees: House Energy and Commerce; House Ways and Means; House Education and the Workforce; House Natural Resources; House Judiciary; House Administration; House Rules; House Appropriations; House Budget
Latest Major Action: 7/9/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, Natural Resources, the Judiciary, House Administration, Rules, Appropriations, 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 the committee concerned.

H.R.6088 : To repeal certain tax increases enacted as part of health care reform.
Sponsor: Rep Schweikert, David [AZ-5] (introduced 7/9/2012) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: House Ways and Means; House Energy and Commerce
Latest Major Action: 7/9/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on 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 jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Tax

H.R.6050 : Taxpayer Bill of Rights Act of 2012
Sponsor: Rep Becerra, Xavier [CA-31] (introduced 6/28/2012) Cosponsors (9)
Committees: House Ways and Means; House Financial Services
Latest Major Action: 6/28/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, 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.6055 : Facilitating Access of Services and Trade Act of 2012
Sponsor: Rep Reyes, Silvestre [TX-16] (introduced 6/28/2012) Cosponsors (4)
Committees: House Ways and Means; House Judiciary
Latest Major Action: 6/28/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, 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.6056 : To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the energy efficient appliance credit.
Sponsor: Rep Stivers, Steve [OH-15] (introduced 6/28/2012) Cosponsors (1)
Committees: House Ways and Means
Latest Major Action: 6/28/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

S.3355 : A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide taxpayer protection and assistance, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen Bingaman, Jeff [NM] (introduced 6/28/2012) Cosponsors (9)
Committees: Senate Finance
Latest Major Action: 6/28/2012 Referred to Senate committee.
Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

H.R.6061 : WIPA and PABSS Continuation of Services Act of 2012
Sponsor: Rep Becerra, Xavier [CA-31] (introduced 6/29/2012) Cosponsors (16)
Committees: House Ways and Means
Latest Major Action: 6/29/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.6066 : Commuter Savings Act of 2012
Sponsor: Rep Hayworth, Nan A. S. [NY-19] (introduced 6/29/2012) Cosponsors (2)
Committees: House Ways and Means; House Energy and Commerce
Latest Major Action: 6/29/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on 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 jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

H.R.6074 : SHUT Act of 2012
Sponsor: Rep Bilirakis, Gus M. [FL-9] (introduced 6/29/2012) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: House Ways and Means
Latest Major Action: 6/29/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.6084 : To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a refundable tax credit for education and training expenses relating to autism spectrum disorders to increase the number of teachers with such expertise.
Sponsor: Rep Smith, Christopher H. [NJ-4] (introduced 7/9/2012) Cosponsors (1)
Committees: House Ways and Means
Latest Major Action: 7/9/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.6088 : To repeal certain tax increases enacted as part of health care reform.
Sponsor: Rep Schweikert, David [AZ-5] (introduced 7/9/2012) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: House Ways and Means; House Energy and Commerce
Latest Major Action: 7/9/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on 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 jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Transportation

H.R.6057 : Temporary Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012
Sponsor: Rep Mica, John L. [FL-7] (introduced 6/28/2012) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: House Transportation and Infrastructure; House Ways and Means; House Natural Resources; House Science, Space, and Technology; House Energy and Commerce
Latest Major Action: 6/28/2012 Referred to House committee.
Status: Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Natural Resources, Science, Space, and Technology, 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 jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

H.R.6064 : Temporary Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012
Sponsor: Rep Mica, John L. [FL-7] (introduced 6/29/2012) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: House Ways and Means; House Natural Resources; House Energy and Commerce; House Science, Space, and Technology; House Education and the Workforce; House Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Major Action: Became Public Law No: 112-140 [GPO: Text, PDF]