Today’s Daily Update

The Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R.22, the legislative vehicle for a Highway bill.

House

 

Yesterday:

  • The House was not in session.

Today:

  • The House is expected to vote on the following legislation under suspension of the rules:
    • H.R. 2256 – Veterans Information Modernization Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Dan Benishek / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)
    • H.R. 237 – FTO Passport Revocation Act of 2015, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Ted Poe / Foreign Affairs Committee)
    • H.R. 1557 – Federal Employee Antidiscrimination Act of 2015 (Sponsored by Rep. Elijah Cummings / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)

 

Senate

 

Yesterday:

  • The Senate was not in session

Today:

  • The Senate will vote at 2:15 PM on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R.22, the legislative vehicle for a Highway bill.

 

Hearings Covered by W&J Today

 

Senate Finance Committee
Markup of Tax Extenders Legislation

Senate HELP Committee
“Restricting Advice and Education: DOL’s Unworkable Investment Proposal for American Families and Retirees”

Notable Legislation Introduced

 

FINANCIAL SERVICES

H.R.3118: To eliminate the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection by repealing title X of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, commonly known as the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010.
Sponsor: Rep Ratcliffe, John [TX-4] (introduced 7/20/2015) Cosponsors (46)
Committees: House Financial Services
Latest Major Action: 7/20/2015 Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

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