Today’s Daily Update

The House will consider 16 bills under suspension of the rules. The Senate is not in session.

House

 

Yesterday:

  • The House was not in session.

Today:

  • On Tuesday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.
  • Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:
    • 1) H.R. 5210 – PADME Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Tom Price / Energy and Commerce Committee)
    • 2) H.R. 3844 – Bureau of Land Management Foundation Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Jody Hice / Natural Resources Committee)
    • 3) H.R. 2273 – To amend the Colorado River Storage Project Act to authorize the use of the active capacity of the Fontenelle Reservoir (Sponsored by Rep. Cynthia Lummis / Natural Resources Committee)
    • 4) H.R. 4582 – SOS Act (Sponsored by Rep. Jeff Denham / Natural Resources Committee)
    • 5) H.R. 1838 – Clear Creek National Recreation Area and Conservation Act (Sponsored by Rep. Sam Farr / Natural Resources Committee)
    • 6) H.R. 5244 – Saint Francis Dam Disaster National Memorial Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Steve Knight / Natural Resources Committee)
    • 7) H.R. 3079 – To take certain Federal land located in Tuolumne County, California, into trust for the benefit of the Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Rep. Tom McClintock / Natural Resources Committee)
    • 8) H.R. 4685 – Tule River Indian Reservation Land Trust, Health, and Economic Development Act (Sponsored by Rep. Kevin McCarthy / Natural Resources Committee)
    • 9) H.R. 4854 – Supporting America’s Innovators Act of 2016, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Patrick McHenry / Financial Services Committee)
    • 10) H.R. 4855 – Fix Crowdfunding Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Patrick McHenry / Financial Services Committee)
    • 11) H.R. 4538 – Senior Safe Act of 2016, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Kyrsten Sinema / Financial Services Committee)
    • 12) H.R. 4875 – United States Sem¬i¬quin¬cen¬ten¬ni¬al Commission Act of 2016, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Patrick Meehan / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)
    • 13) H.R. 4539 – 400 Years of African-American History Commission Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Bobby Scott / Oversight and Government Reform Committee)
    • 14) Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 3766 – Foreign Aid Transparency and Accountability Act of 2016(Sponsored by Rep. Ted Poe / Foreign Affairs Committee)
    • 15) S. 1252 – Global Food Security Act of 2015 (Sponsored by Sen. Robert P., Jr. Casey / Foreign Affairs Committee)
    • 16) S. 2845 – Venezuela Defense of Human Rights and Civil Society Extension Act of 2016 (Sponsored by Sen. Marco Rubio / Foreign Affairs Committee)

 

Senate

 

Yesterday:

  • The Senate was not in session.

Today:

  • The Senate is not in session.

 

Hearings Covered by W&J Today

 

No hearings scheduled.

Notable Legislation Introduced

 

BANKRUPTCY

H.R.5618: To amend title 28 of the United States Code to authorize the United States trustees to perform investigations and audits of trusts established as part of a plan of reorganization confirmed under chapter 11 of title 11 of the United States Code.
Sponsor: Rep Trott, David A. [MI-11] (introduced 7/1/2016) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: House Judiciary
Latest Major Action: 7/1/2016 Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

HEALTH

H.R.5613: To provide for the extension of the enforcement instruction on supervision requirements for outpatient therapeutic services in critical access and small rural hospitals through 2016.
Sponsor: Rep Jenkins, Lynn [KS-2] (introduced 7/1/2016) Cosponsors (1)
Committees: House Energy and Commerce; House Ways and Means
Latest Major Action: 7/1/2016 Referred to House committee. Status: 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 concerned.

H.R.5614: To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a change in Medicare classification for certain hospitals.
Sponsor: Rep Crowley, Joseph [NY-14] (introduced 7/1/2016) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: House Ways and Means
Latest Major Action: 7/1/2016 Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

TAX

H.R.5617: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income any discharge of student loan indebtedness.
Sponsor: Rep Pocan, Mark [WI-2] (introduced 7/1/2016) Cosponsors (15)
Committees: House Ways and Means
Latest Major Action: 7/1/2016 Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

 

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