Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House and Senate are not in session. 


THE HOUSE      

Friday 

Levin, Andy (D-MI) – Amendment No. 9 – Any eligible entity applying for a title II grant should be partnering with a labor or joint labor-management organization, to the extent practicable – ADOPTED 236 – 152

Smucker (R-PA) – Amendment No. 15 – Includes providing authority for additional programs of work-based learning, striking the establishment of the National Advisory Committee and interagency agreement, and providing additional flexibility for the state plan process – REJECTED 142 – 243

Passage of H.R. 8294 – National Apprenticeship Act of 2020 – PASSED 246 – 140

Today   

The House is not in session.

THE SENATE      

Friday 

The Senate was not in session.


Today   
The Senate is not in session. 

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED 

Energy/Environment

H.R.8806 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for an investment option under the Thrift Savings Plan that does not include investment in any fossil fuel companies.

Sponsor: Rep. Tlaib, Rashida [D-MI-13] (Introduced 11/20/2020) Cosponsors: (4)

Committees: House – Education and Labor; Oversight and Reform; Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 11/20/2020 Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and Education and Labor.

H.R.8798 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To establish a procedure for resolving claims to certain rights-of-way, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Cook, Paul [R-CA-8] (Introduced 11/20/2020) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Natural Resources

Latest Action: House – 11/20/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

H.R.8795 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to direct the Secretary of Commerce to establish a climate impact management plan for the conservation of certain marine mammal species, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26] (Introduced 11/20/2020) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Natural Resources

Latest Action: House – 11/20/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Financial Services

H.R.8800 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To prohibit the trading of the securities of certain Communist Chinese military companies on a national securities exchange, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Gallagher, Mike [R-WI-8] (Introduced 11/20/2020) Cosponsors: (2)

Committees: House – Intelligence (Permanent Select); Armed Services; Financial Services; Education and Labor; Foreign Affairs; Oversight and Reform; Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 11/20/2020 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committees on Foreign Affairs, Ways and Means, Armed Services, Education and Labor, Intelligence (Permanent Select), and Oversight and Reform.

H.R.8796 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To direct the Secretary of the Treasury and the Attorney General to jointly conduct a study on the efforts of authoritarian regimes in foreign countries to exploit the financial system of the United States, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Casten, Sean [D-IL-6] (Introduced 11/20/2020) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Financial Services

Latest Action: House – 11/20/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.8794 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To require the Secretary of the Treasury to establish an advisory team to examine strategies to increase cooperation between the public and private sectors for purposes of countering illicit finance, including proliferation finance and sanctions evasion, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Axne, Cynthia [D-IA-3] (Introduced 11/20/2020) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Financial Services

Latest Action: House – 11/20/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Tax

H.R.8805 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify rules related to rents received by real estate investment trusts from related parties.

Sponsor: Rep. Schneider, Bradley Scott [D-IL-10] (Introduced 11/20/2020) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 11/20/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.8802 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to create a refundable tax credit for travel expenditures, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Horsford, Steven [D-NV-4] (Introduced 11/20/2020) Cosponsors: (2)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 11/20/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Transportation

H.R.8801 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)

To provide redress to the employees of Air America.

Sponsor: Rep. Grothman, Glenn [R-WI-6] (Introduced 11/20/2020) Cosponsors: (12)

Committees: House – Oversight and Reform

Latest Action: House – 11/20/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.