Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will consider five bills under suspension of the Rules.

THE HOUSE

Yesterday

SUMMARY OF LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS

S. 3744 – Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2020 – ON THE MOTION TO SUSPEND THE RULES AND PASS – ADOPTED 413 – 1, ROLL CALL 110

Ordering the Previous Question on H. Res. 981 – The rule providing for consideration of the Senate Amendment to H.R. 6172 with an Amendment – USA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act of 2020 – PASSED 232 – 182, ROLL CALL 111

Adoption of H. Res. 981 – The rule providing for consideration of the Senate Amendment to H.R. 6172 with an Amendment – USA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act of 2020 – ADOPTED 228 – 189, ROLL CALL 112

S. 2746 – Law Enforcement Suicide Data Collection Act – ON THE MOTION TO SUSPEND THE RULES AND PASS – PASSED BY VOICE

H.R. 6509 – Public Safety Officer Pandemic Response Act of 2020, as amended – ON THE MOTION TO SUSPEND THE RULES AND PASS – PASSED BY VOICE

Today

“One Minutes” (5 per side)

Suspensions (5 bills)

H.R. 6168 – Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2020 (Rep. Luria – Veterans’ Affairs)

S. 3414 – Major Medical Facility Authorization Act of 2020 (Sen. Moran – Veterans’ Affairs)

S. 3084 – To amend title 38, United States Code, to modify the limitation on pay for certain high-level employees and officers of the Department of Veterans Affairs (Sen. Moran – Veterans’ Affairs)

H.R. 6782 – TRUTH Act, as amended (Rep. Phillips – Small Business)

H.R. 7010 – Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Phillips – Small Business)

Possible Consideration of the Senate Amendments to H.R. 6172 – USA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act of 2020 (Rep. Nadler/Rep. Schiff – Judiciary/Intelligence)

THE SENATE

Yesterday
The Senate was not in session.

 
Today

The Senate is not in session.

HEARINGS COVERED

House Appropriations

Department of Veterans Affairs Response to COVID-19

House Education and Labor

Examining the Federal Government’s Actions to Protect Workers from COVID-19

Bloomberg Government

Spring 2020 Hill Watch Live with Senator John Thune (R-SD)

 
LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Financial Services

H.R.7023 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To required the Secretary of the Treasury to implement a program that provides financial assistance to sports facilities, museums, and community theaters, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Trahan, Lori [D-MA-3] (Introduced 05/27/2020) Cosponsors: (23)

Committees: House – Financial Services

Latest Action: House – 05/27/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Health

H.R.7037 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To provide for quality assurance of COVID-19 reimbursements and reporting.

Sponsor: Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-8] (Introduced 05/27/2020) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Judiciary

Latest Action: House – 05/27/2020 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee…

H.R.7026 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for acquiring equipment and supplies capable of performing same-day clinical laboratory diagnostic testing in a point-of-care setting, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. DeGette, Diana [D-CO-1] (Introduced 05/27/2020) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 05/27/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.7025 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants to certain public health laboratories to assist such laboratories in meeting the cost of acquiring high-throughput diagnostic equipment, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Bucshon, Larry [R-IN-8] (Introduced 05/27/2020) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 05/27/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Tax

H.R.7032 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a tax credit for training services received by individuals who are unemployed as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

Sponsor: Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6] (Introduced 05/27/2020) Cosponsors: (3)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 05/27/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

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