This Week’s Update

This week The House passed the “American Health Care Act of 2017” (H.R. 1628); the “Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017” (H.R. 244); and the “Working Families Flexibility Act of 2017” (H.R. 1180).

This Week in Congress

  • House –The House passed the “American Health Care Act of 2017” (H.R. 1628); the “Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017” (H.R. 244); and the “Working Families Flexibility Act of 2017” (H.R. 1180).

 

  • Senate –The Senate passed the “Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017” (H.R. 244) and agreed to H.J. Res. 66, to disapprove of the Department of Labor rule relating to savings arrangements established by States for non-governmental employees. The Senate also confirmed the nomination of Jay Clayton to be a member of the Securities and Exchange Commission.

 

Next Week in Congress

  • House -The House will be in recess. 

 

  • Senate –The Senate is expected to vote on the confirmations of Scott Gottlieb to be Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration; Robert Lighthizer to serve as the U.S. Trade Representative; and Heather Wilson to be Secretary of the Air Force.

 

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