This Week’s Update

This week The House passed the motion to go to conference on the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” (H.R. 1); the “Secret Service Recruitment and Retention Act of 2017” (H.R. 3731); the “Stopping Abusive Female Exploitation Act of 2017” (H.R. 3317); the “Enhancing Veteran Care Act” (S. 1266); the “Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017” (H.R. 38); the Small Business Mergers, Acquisitions, Sales, and Brokerage Simplification Act of 2017” (H.R. 477); and the “Continuing Resolution to fund the government through December 22nd.” 

This Week in Congress

  • House –The House passed the motion to go to conference on the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” (H.R. 1); the “Secret Service Recruitment and Retention Act of 2017” (H.R. 3731); the “Stopping Abusive Female Exploitation Act of 2017” (H.R. 3317); the “Enhancing Veteran Care Act” (S. 1266); the “Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017” (H.R. 38); the Small Business Mergers, Acquisitions, Sales, and Brokerage Simplification Act of 2017” (H.R. 477); and the “Continuing Resolution to fund the government through December 22nd.” 

 

  • Senate –The Senate passed the “Department of State Authorities Act, Fiscal Year 2017, Improvements Act” (S.371), and the “Continuing Resolution to fund the government through December 22nd.” The Senate confirmed Kirstjen Nielsen to be Secretary of Homeland Security and Susan Parker Bodine to be an Assistant Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency.

 

Next Week in Congress

  • House -The House is expected to take up the “Iranian Leadership Asset Transparency Act” (H.R. 1638); the “Corporate Governance Reform and Transparency Act of 2017” (H.R. 4015) and the “Strengthening Oversight of Iran’s Access to Finance Act” (H.R. 4324).

 

  • Senate –The Senate is expected to go to consider the nomination of Leonard Steven Grasz, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Eighth Circuit, Don R. Willett, to be a Circuit Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; and James C. Ho, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fifth Circuit.

 

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