Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will consider 7 bills under suspension of the Rules. The Senate will resume consideration of the nomination of Stephen Sidney Schwartz, of Virginia, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims   


THE HOUSE      

Friday  

SUMMARY OF LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS

S. 2981 – National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps Amendments Act of 2020 – PASSED 265 – 124

Motion to Recommit on H.R. 3884 – MORE Act – REJECTED 174 – 218

Passage of H.R. 3884 – MORE Act – PASSED 228 – 164  

Today   

On Monday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. First and last votes expected: 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Last votes expected: 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

  1. H.Res. 1100 – A resolution reaffirming the importance of the strategic partnership between the United States and Mongolia, as amended (Rep. Titus – Foreign Affairs)
  2. H.Res. 512 – Calling for the global repeal of blasphemy, heresy, and apostasy laws, as amended (Rep. Raskin – Foreign Affairs)
  3. H.Res. 823 – Condemning the Government of Iran’s state-sponsored persecution of its Baha’i minority and its continued violation of the International Covenants on Human Rights, as amended (Rep. Deutch – Foreign Affairs)
  4. H.Res. 189 – A resolution supporting sustained United States leadership to accelerating global progress against maternal and child malnutrition and supporting United States Agency for International Development’s commitment to global nutrition through its multi-sectoral nutrition strategy, as amended (Rep. Marshall – Foreign Affairs)
  5. H.R. 8428 – Hong Kong People’s Freedom and Choice Act of 2020, as amended (Rep. Malinowski – Foreign Affairs)
  6. S. 461 – HBCU PARTNERS Act, as amended (Sen. Scott (SC) – Education and Labor)
  7. S. 1153 – Stop Student Debt Relief Scams Act of 2019 (Sen. Baldwin – Education and Labor)

THE SENATE      

Friday 

The Senate was not in session.


Today   
The Senate will convene at 3:00 p.m. and proceed to executive session to resume consideration of the nomination of Stephen Sidney Schwartz, of Virginia, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years.