This Week’s Update

This week The House passed the “National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018” (NDAA) (H.R. 2810); “Medical Controlled Substances Transportation Act of 2017” (H.R. 1492); the “FDA Reauthorization Act of 2017” (H.R. 2403); the “Enhancing Detection of Human Trafficking Act” (H.R. 2664) and the “Gaining Responsibility on Water Act of 2017” (H.R. 23).

This Week in Congress

  • House –The House passed the “National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018” (NDAA) (H.R. 2810); “Medical Controlled Substances Transportation Act of 2017” (H.R. 1492); the “FDA Reauthorization Act of 2017” (H.R. 2403); the “Enhancing Detection of Human Trafficking Act” (H.R. 2664) and the “Gaining Responsibility on Water Act of 2017” (H.R. 23).

 

  • Senate –The Senate confirmed William Francis Hagerty IV to be Ambassador to Japan; David C. Nye to be U.S. District Judge for the District of Idaho and Neomi Rao to be Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) at the Office of Management and Budget.

 

Next Week in Congress

  • House -The House may consider the “Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2017” (H.R. 806); “21st Century Aviation Innovation, Reform, and Reauthorization Act” (H.R. 2997) (FAA Reauthorization); and “Promoting Interagency Coordination for Review of Natural Gas Pipelines Act” (H.R. 2910).

 

  • Senate –The Senate will vote on the cloture motion on the nomination of Patrick M. Shanahan to be Deputy Secretary of Defense and may vote on the motion to proceed to the “Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017” (H.R. 1628).

 

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