Today’s Daily Update

The House will consider H.R. 6 – SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act.

THE HOUSE

 

Yesterday

  • SUMMARY OF LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS
    • Ordering the Previous Question on H. Res. 954 – The rule providing for consideration of the bill H.R. 4760 – Securing America’s Future Act of 2018
      • – PASSED 232 – 190, ROLL CALL 279
        • Republican YEA – 231; NAY – 0
        • Democrat YEA – 1; NAY – 190
    • Adoption of H. Res. 954 – The rule providing for consideration of the bill H.R. 4760 – Securing America’s Future Act of 2018
      • – PASSED 226 – 195, ROLL CALL 280
        • Republican YEA – 226; NAY – 5
        • Democrat YEA – 0; NAY – 190
    • Democrat Motion to Recommit on H.R. 4760 – Securing America’s Future Act
      • – REJECTED 191 – 234, ROLL CALL 281
        • Republican YEA – 0; NAY – 234
        • Democrat YEA – 191; NAY – 0
    • Passage of H.R. 4760 – Securing America’s Future Act
      • – FAILED 193 – 231, ROLL CALL 282
        • Republican YEA – 193; NAY – 41
        • Democrat YEA – 0; NAY – 190
    • Motion to Reconsider of H.R. 2 – Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018
      • – PASSED 233 – 191, ROLL CALL 283
        • Republican YEA – 233; NAY – 0
        • Democrat YEA – 0; NAY – 191
    • Passage of H.R. 2 – Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018
      • – PASSED 213 – 211, ROLL CALL 284
        • Republican YEA – 213; NAY – 20
        • Democrat YEA – 0; NAY – 191
    • Ordering the Previous Question on H. Res. 953 – The rule providing for consideration of the bill H.R. 6136 – Border Security and Immigration Reform Act of 2018
      • – PASSED 233 – 191, ROLL CALL 285
        • Republican YEA – 233; NAY – 0
        • Democrat YEA – 0; NAY – 191
    • Adoption of H. Res. 953 – The rule providing for consideration of the bill H.R. 6136 – Border Security and Immigration Reform Act of 2018
      • – PASSED 227 – 194, ROLL CALL 286
        • Republican YEA – 227; NAY – 5
        • Democrat YEA – 0; NAY – 190
    • H.R. 6136 – Border Security and Immigration Reform Act (All time for general debate has expired)

 

Today

  • On Friday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business. First and last votes expected: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • H.R. 6 – SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, Rules Committee Print (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Greg Walden / Energy and Commerce Committee / Ways and Means Committee)
  • The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments:
    • Reps. Walden / Pallone / Brady / Neal Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
    • Reps. Dunn / Marshall / Harris / Roe Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
    • Reps. Barton / Meadows / Kuster Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
    • Rep. John Curtis Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
    • Reps. Keating / Rothfus Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
    • Rep. Mark Meadows Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
    • Rep. Maxine Waters Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
    • Reps. Turner / Kuster Amendment (10 minutes of debate)

 

THE SENATE

 

Yesterday

  • Roll Call Votes
    • 1. Bennet amendment #2983 (veterans training); agreed to: 96-0.
    • 2. Alexander motion to table Lee amendment #3021, as modified (WOTUS); tabled: 62-34.
  • Legislative Business
    • Concurred in the House message to accompany S.1091, to establish a Federal Advisory Council to support grandparents raising grandchildren.
    • Adopted S.Res.551: expressing support for the designation of the week of June 18 through June 22, 2018, as “National GI Bill Commemoration Week”.
    • Completed the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.3093: to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to address the protective custody of alien children accompanied by parents, and for other purposes (Tillis).
    • Completed the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.3100: to establish the Mountains to Sound Greenway National Heritage Area in the State of Washington (Cantwell).
  • Executive Business
    • Confirmed PN1641, Jean Carol Hovland, of South Dakota, to be Commissioner of the Administration for Native Americans, Department of Health and Human Services

 

Today

  • The Senate is not in session.

 

Hearings Covered by W&J Today

 

House Energy and Commerce
Biofuels and the Renewable Fuel Standard

 

Notable Legislation Introduced

 

Cybersecurity

H.R.6188 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a program to improve election system cybersecurity by facilitating and encouraging assessments by independent technical experts to identify and report election cybersecurity vulnerabilities, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Quigley, Mike [D-IL-5] (Introduced 06/21/2018) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – House Administration
Latest Action: House – 06/21/2018 Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

 

Financial Services

H.R.6186 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To establish Minority Depository Institutions Advisory Committees, to provide advice related to preserving and encouraging minority depository institutions, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-5] (Introduced 06/21/2018) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 06/21/2018 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.6177 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To require the Securities and Exchange Commission to revise the definitions of a qualifying portfolio company and a qualifying investment to include an emerging growth company and the equity securities of an emerging growth company, respectively, for purposes of the exemption from registration for venture capital fund advisers under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940.
Sponsor: Rep. Hollingsworth, Trey [R-IN-9] (Introduced 06/21/2018) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 06/21/2018 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

 

Health

S.3105 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
A bill to require manufacturers of drugs to post the names of the countries in which their drugs are manufactured on their internet websites.
Sponsor: Sen. McCaskill, Claire [D-MO] (Introduced 06/21/2018) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 06/21/2018 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

 

Tax

H.R.6179 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to apply current income tax brackets to capital gains brackets.
Sponsor: Rep. Barr, Andy [R-KY-6] (Introduced 06/21/2018) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 06/21/2018 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

 

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