Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House and Senate are not in session.   


THE HOUSE      

Friday  

SUMAMRY OF LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS

H.Res. 1153 Condemning unwanted, unnecessary medical procedures on individuals without their full, informed consent – ADOPTED 232 – 156 – 4

H.Res. 1154 Condemning QAnon and rejecting the conspiracy theories it promotes – ADOPTED 371 – 18 – 1

Today   

The House is not in session.

THE SENATE      

Friday

The Senate was not in session.


Today   
The Senate is not in session.

HEARINGS COVERED

SEC

Fixed Income Market Structure Advisory Committee

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED 

Cybersecurity

H.R.8524 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To amend the Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act to clarify the applicability of such Act to electronic records, electronic signatures, and smart contracts created, stored, or secured on or through a blockchain, to provide uniform national standards regarding the legal effect, validity, and enforceability of such records, signatures, and contracts, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Schweikert, David [R-AZ-6] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Energy/Environment

H.R.8521 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To provide that the Secretary of the Interior may not enter into certain conservation easements with a term of more than 50 years, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Natural Resources

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Financial Services

H.R.8522 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To amend the Agricultural Foreign Investment Disclosure Act of 1978 to increase oversight and enforcement with respect to foreign investment in agricultural lands within the United States, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Pocan, Mark [D-WI-2] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Agriculture

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

H.R.8512 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To require the Securities and Exchange Commission to promulgate regulations relating to the disclosure of certain commercial data, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Foster, Bill [D-IL-11] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Financial Services

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.8508 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To require the President to use authorities under the Defense Production Act of 1950 to require emergency production of the supplies necessary for distributing and administering the COVID-19 vaccine, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Crist, Charlie [D-FL-13] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (2)

Committees: House – Financial Services

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.8504 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To extend the Payroll Support Program, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure; Budget; Financial Services

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, and the Budget.

Health

H.R.8528 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To extend certain provisions relating to telehealth services, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Williams, Roger [R-TX-25] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.8527 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To address the high costs of health care services, prescription drugs, and health insurance coverage in the United States, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Westerman, Bruce [R-AR-4] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (3)

Committees: House – Ways and Means; Rules; Judiciary; Energy and Commerce; House Administration; Oversight and Reform; Education and Labor; Budget; Armed Services

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Education and Labor, the Judiciary, Oversight and Reform, House Administration, Rules, the Budget, and Armed Services.

H.R.8525 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicaid program of non-invasive prenatal genetic screening.

Sponsor: Rep. Speier, Jackie [D-CA-14] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.8523 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To support children with disabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sponsor: Rep. Schiff, Adam B. [D-CA-28] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Budget; Appropriations

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the Committee on Appropriations, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget.

H.R.8506 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To improve the provision of health care and other benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs for veterans who were exposed to toxic substances, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-12] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (4)

Committees: House – Veterans’ Affairs

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

Tax

H.R.8520 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To direct the Secretary of the Treasury to issue or revise regulations or guidance to clarify that the educator expense tax deduction includes expenses for personal protective equipment and other supplies related to the prevention of the spread of COVID-19.

Sponsor: Rep. Murphy, Stephanie N. [D-FL-7] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.8514 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To direct the Secretary of Education to cancel or repay up to $25,000 in Federal student loans for each borrower.

Sponsor: Rep. Gonzalez, Vicente [D-TX-15] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Ways and Means; Education and Labor

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.8509 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To amend the Social Security Act to establish a new employment, training, and supportive services program for unemployed and underemployed individuals and individuals with barriers to employment, to provide employment services to individuals who are unemployed or underemployed as a result of COVID-19, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Davis, Danny K. [D-IL-7] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.8505 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a one-year waiver of budget neutrality adjustments under the Medicare physician fee schedule, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Burgess, Michael C. [R-TX-26] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce; Appropriations

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Appropriations.

Transportation

H.R.8526 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to carry out a health smart air travel pilot program to improve the application of public health risk mitigation measures related to the public health risks presented by COVID-19 in airports and on passenger aircraft.

Sponsor: Rep. Van Drew, Jefferson [R-NJ-2] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure; Energy and Commerce; Homeland Security

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and Homeland Security.

H.R.8513 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To establish a standard for the reasonableness of motor carriers for the shipment of goods or household goods, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Gibbs, Bob [R-OH-7] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.8510 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To modify the Federal share for Federal-aid highway projects for fiscal years 2021 and 2022, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Davis, Rodney [R-IL-13] (Introduced 10/02/2020) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure

Latest Action: House – 10/02/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

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