Today’s Daily Update

The House will meet at noon for legislative business. The Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on H.R. 195, the continuing resolution to fund the government through February 8.

THE HOUSE

 

Saturday

  • SUMMARY OF LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS
    • Motion on Ordering a Quorum
      • – ADOPTED 224 – 150 – 10, ROLL CALL 38
    • Quorum Call to establish a quorum in the House of Representatives
      • – PRESENT 377, ROLL CALL 39
    • Motion to table the appeal of the ruling of the Chair
      • – ADOPTED 224 – 173 – 2, ROLL CALL 40
    • Ordering the Previous Question on H. Res. 708 – Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules, and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.
      • – ADOPTED 224 – 180, ROLL CALL 41
    • Adoption of H. Res. 708 – Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules, and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules
      • – ADOPTED 235 – 170, ROLL CALL 42

Yesterday

  • The House met at 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. No votes were held.

 

Today

  • The House will meet at 12:00pm for legislative business. Votes are possible.

 

THE SENATE

 

Saturday

  • The Senate resumed consideration of the motion to concur in the House Message to H.R.195.

 

Yesterday

  • The Senate resumed consideration of the motion to concur in the House Message to H.R.195.

 

Today

  • The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Monday, January 22, 2018.
  • Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the motion to concur in the House message to H.R.195 (Feb. 8th CR/House CHIP).
  • At 12:00 Noon, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture the motion to concur in the House message to H.R.195 with amendment.

 

Hearings Covered by W&J Today

 

No hearings scheduled

 

Notable Legislation Introduced

 

Financial Services

H.R.4861 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To nullify certain guidance on deposit advance products, to require the Federal banking agencies to establish standards for short-term, small-dollar loans made by insured depository institutions, to exempt insured depository institutions and insured credit unions from the payday lending rule of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Hollingsworth, Trey [R-IN-9] (Introduced 01/19/2018) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 01/19/2018 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

 

Health

H.R.4866 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
District of Columbia Medicaid Reimbursement Act of 2018
Sponsor: Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] (Introduced 01/19/2018) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 01/19/2018 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.4849 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
Taxpayer Conscience Protection Act of 2018
Sponsor: Rep. Olson, Pete [R-TX-22] (Introduced 01/19/2018) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 01/19/2018 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

 

Tax

H.R.4862 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow section 529 education accounts to be used for homeschooling expenses.
Sponsor: Rep. Messer, Luke [R-IN-6] (Introduced 01/19/2018) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 01/19/2018 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.