Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will complete consideration of H.R. 8 – Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2021 and H.R. 1446 – Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2021. The Senate will resume consideration of the motion to discharge the nomination of Xavier Becerra from the Committee on Finance, to be Secretary of Health and Human Services and will resume consideration of Debra Anne Haaland to be Secretary of the Interior. 


THE HOUSE      

Yesterday  

Motion to Adjourn – REJECTED 149 – 235


Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 1319 – American Rescue Plan Act of 2021- PASSED 220 – 211


Amendments to H.R. 8
Clyde (R-GA) – Amendment No. 1 – Requires the Attorney General, the Comptroller General, and a nongovernmental organization to each conduct a study, within 180 days of enactment, to determine how and to what extent the provisions of this Act will reduce rates of violent crime and gun violence – NOT OFFERED

Crist (D-FL) – Amendment No. 2 – Requires an alien lawfully admitted to the United States under a nonimmigrant visa to obtain the approval of the Attorney General before receiving a firearm – NOT OFFFERED

Nadler (D-NY) En Bloc # 1
Crow (D-CO) – Amendment No. 3 – Expands the background check exemption for hunting and fishing to also include pest remediation associated with ranching and farming

Garcia, Sylvia (D-TX) – Amendment No. 4 – Requires the Attorney General to make available to any person licensed under this chapter both Spanish and English versions of the form required for the conduct of a background check

Jackson Lee (D-TX) – Amendment No. 5 – Makes clear that a gun owner who realizes that he or she is at risk of suicide may transfer the gun to someone else, if the risk is imminent, without a background check to prevent selfharm

Lamb (D-PA), Rice, Tom (R-SC) – Amendment No. 6 – Clarifies that no background check is required for exchanges of firearms between family members and rather should be viewed, between family members, as two simultaneous gifts

Torres, Ritchie (D-NY) – Amendment No. 8 – Revises the purpose of the Act to explicitly prohibit gun purchases for certain individuals who do not pass background checks – ADOPTED BY VOICE

Amendments to H.R. 1446:
Nadler (D-NY) En Bloc #1
Burgess (R-TX) – Amendment No. 1 – Requires the Department of Justice Inspector General to submit a report to Congress on the number of NICS denials referred for investigation after a firearm was sold to a person who was later found to be ineligible

Levin, Mike (D-CA) – Amendment No. 2 – Adds to the GAO reports in the bill, which are to be completed one year, three years, and five years after enactment, data disaggregated by state and the basis for denial in state law

McBath (D-GA) – Amendment No. 3 – Amends the domestic violence reporting provision to require that the effects of the Act on domestic violence, domestic abuse, dating partner violence, sexual assault, and stalking will be disaggregated by state

Neguse (D-CO), Schneider (D-IL) – Amendment No. 4 -Strikes section 4 and replaces it to require the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation to make an annual report, which shall be available to the public, that provides disaggregated information on background check denials not made within the 10-day period – ADOPTED 225 – 202  

Today   

Today, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business. First and last votes expected: 9:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

“One Minutes” (5 per side)

Complete Consideration of H.R. 8 – Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2021 (Rep. Thompson (CA) – Judiciary)

As of tonight, the House has completed general and amendment debate.

Complete Consideration of H.R. 1446 – Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2021 (Rep. Clyburn – Judiciary)

As of tonight, the House has completed general and amendment debate.

THE SENATE      

Yesterday 

Roll Call Votes

1.     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #12, Marcia Louise Fudge, of Ohio, to be Secretary of Housing and Urban Development; confirmed: 66-34.

2.     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #27, Merrick Brian Garland, of Maryland, to be Attorney General; confirmed: 70-30.

3.     Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #15, Michael Regan, to be Administrator of EPA; invoked: 65-35.

4.     Confirmation of Executive Calendar #15, Michael Regan, to be Administrator of EPA; confirmed: 66-34.

Legislative Business

Passed by voice vote S.320: John Lewis NIMHD Research Endowment Revitalization Act.

Passed S.415: Ensuring Innovation Act.

Adopted S.Res.102: recognizing the 100th anniversary of The Hoosier Gym, and the 35th anniversary of the release of the film “Hoosiers”.


Today   
The Senate stands adjourned until 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 11, 2021.

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session and resume consideration of the motion to discharge the nomination of Xavier Becerra, of California, from the Committee on Finance, to be Secretary of Health and Human Services. The time for debate will expire at 12:00 noon and the Senate will vote on the motion to discharge the Becerra nomination.

Upon disposition of the motion to discharge, the Senate will resume consideration of Executive Calendar #31, Debra Anne Haaland, of New Mexico, to be Secretary of the Interior. The cloture motion with respect to the Haaland nomination will ripen at 1:30pm and the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture.

Thursday, March 11th at 12:00 noon – 1 roll call vote:

1.     Motion to discharge the nomination of Xavier Becerra, of California, from the Committee on Finance, to be Secretary of Health and Human Services

Thursday, March 11th at 1:30pm – 1 roll call vote:

1.     Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #31, Debra Anne Haaland, of New Mexico, to be Secretary of the Interior

HEARINGS COVERED

SEC

Investor Advisory Committee

Senate Energy and Natural Resources

The Reliability, Resiliency, and Affordability of Electric Service

House Appropriations

COVID-19 and the Mental Health and Substance Use Crises

House Judiciary

Controlled Substances: Federal Policies and Enforcement

House Ways and Means

Tax Tools to Help Local Governments


LEGISLATION INTRODUCED 

Cybersecurity

S.658 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to work with cybersecurity consortia for training, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Cornyn, John [R-TX] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: Senate – Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

Energy/Environment

H.R.1761 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend title XVII of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 relating to the eligibility for loan guarantees for carbon capture, utilization, and storage projects, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (4)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Science, Space, and Technology

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker.

H.R.1759 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To reauthorize the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. McHenry, Patrick T. [R-NC-10] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Natural Resources

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

H.R.1755 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To designate certain National Forest System lands and certain public lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Interior in the States of Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming as wilderness, wild and scenic rivers, wildland recovery areas, and biological connecting corridors, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (40)

Committees: House – Natural Resources

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

H.R.1748 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To assess and improve the competitiveness of American civilian nuclear commerce, to expedite Department of Energy review of certain nuclear technology exports, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Johnson, Bill [R-OH-6] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Foreign Affairs

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, 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.1746 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To facilitate the efficient licensing and deployment of advanced civilian nuclear technologies.

Sponsor: Rep. Hudson, Richard [R-NC-8] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Science, Space, and Technology

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker.

H.R.1734 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to allow the Secretary of the Interior to delegate certain emergency reclamation activities to the States and Tribes, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-8] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (11)

Committees: House – Natural Resources; Budget

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, 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 concerned.

H.R.1733 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to provide funds to States and Indian tribes for the purpose of promoting economic revitalization, diversification, and development in economically distressed communities through the reclamation and restoration of land and water resources adversely affected by coal mining carried out before August 3, 1977, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-8] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (33)

Committees: House – Natural Resources

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

S.694 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to require the Secretary of Energy to provide grants for energy efficiency improvements and renewable energy improvements at public school facilities, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Cortez Masto, Catherine [D-NV] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (6)

Committees: Senate – Energy and Natural Resources

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

S.668 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to permit Governors of States to regulate intrastate endangered species and intrastate threatened species, to amend the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to permit the taking of certain black vultures and ravens, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Paul, Rand [R-KY] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: Senate – Environment and Public Works

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

S.667 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to provide regulatory relief to alternative fuel producers and consumers, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Paul, Rand [R-KY] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: Senate – Environment and Public Works

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

S.655 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to amend the Natural Gas Act to provide that the United States district courts shall not have jurisdiction to condemn property in which a State holds any interest, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

S.654 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to reauthorize the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Burr, Richard [R-NC] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: Senate – Energy and Natural Resources

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

Financial Services

H.R.1780 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require disclosures related to the Paris Climate Agreement, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-7] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Financial Services

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.1757 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To permit shuttered venue operators to receive shuttered venue operator grants and paycheck protection program loans, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Maloney, Sean Patrick [D-NY-18] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Small Business

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Small Business.

H.R.1729 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Federal Reserve Act to prohibit certain financial service providers who deny fair access to financial services from using taxpayer funded discount window lending programs, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Barr, Andy [R-KY-6] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (27)

Committees: House – Financial Services

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.1728 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To provide rental assistance to low-income tenants in certain multifamily rural housing projects financed by the Rural Housing Service of the Department of Agriculture, and to develop and implement a plan for preserving the affordability of rural rental housing, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Axne, Cynthia [D-IA-3] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Financial Services

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

S.679 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to authorize additional monies to the Public Housing Capital Fund of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (7)

Committees: Senate – Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

Health

H.R.1751 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To provide for technical assistance under the health profession opportunity grant program under section 2008 of the Social Security Act.

Sponsor: Rep. Kildee, Daniel T. [D-MI-5] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.1749 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct a study on potential disparities in incurred costs for rural and urban hospitals under the inpatient prospective payment system and to authorize appropriate payment adjustments.

Sponsor: Rep. Keller, Fred [R-PA-12] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (5)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.1738 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to provide for 12-month continuous enrollment of individuals under the Medicaid program and Children’s Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1730 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to accelerate development of therapies across the spectrum of rare diseases and conditions and facilitate patient access to such therapies, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-12] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

S.674 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to support public health infrastructure.

Sponsor: Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (19)

Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.670 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to accelerate development of therapies across the spectrum of rare diseases and conditions and facilitate patient access to such therapies, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.662 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to establish an interactive online dashboard to allow the public to review information for Federal grant funding related to mental health programs.

Sponsor: Sen. Fischer, Deb [R-NE] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.660 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to require parity in the coverage of mental health and substance use disorder services provided to enrollees in private insurance plans, whether such services are provided in-person or through telehealth.

Sponsor: Sen. Smith, Tina [D-MN] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.653 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the application of Medicare secondary payer rules to certain workers’ compensation settlement agreements and qualified Medicare set-aside provisions.

Sponsor: Sen. Portman, Rob [R-OH] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: Senate – Finance

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Tax

H.R.1773 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To make the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands eligible for the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Del. Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho [D-MP-At Large] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.1763 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend title III of the Social Security Act to extend reemployment services and eligibility assessments to all claimants for unemployment benefits, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Murphy, Stephanie N. [D-FL-7] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.1760 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the qualifying advanced coal project credit, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (7)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.1758 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to remove short-barreled rifles from the definition of firearms for purposes of the National Firearms Act, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Mann, Tracey [R-KS-1] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (18)

Committees: House – Ways and Means; Judiciary

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, 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 concerned.

H.R.1742 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat Puerto Rico as part of the United States for purposes of determining whether real property qualifies for treatment as a like-kind exchange.

Sponsor: Resident Commissioner Gonzalez-Colon, Jenniffer [R-PR-At Large] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.1741 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow accelerated depreciation of certain qualified film and television and live theatrical productions in Puerto Rico.

Sponsor: Resident Commissioner Gonzalez-Colon, Jenniffer [R-PR-At Large] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.1740 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To designate all of Puerto Rico as an opportunity zone.

Sponsor: Resident Commissioner Gonzalez-Colon, Jenniffer [R-PR-At Large] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.1732 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to address the teacher and school leader shortage in early childhood, elementary, and secondary education, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Bustos, Cheri [D-IL-17] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Ways and Means; Education and Labor

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, 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.

S.686 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to address the teacher and school leader shortage in early childhood, elementary, and secondary education, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Durbin, Richard J. [D-IL] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (2)

Committees: Senate – Finance

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.685 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a carbon fee to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Durbin, Richard J. [D-IL] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: Senate – Finance

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.683 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify that products derived from tar sands are crude oil for purposes of the Federal excise tax on petroleum, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (4)

Committees: Senate – Finance

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.661 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the qualifying advanced coal project credit, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Hoeven, John [R-ND] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (7)

Committees: Senate – Finance

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Transportation

H.R.1745 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to issue regulations relating to commercial motor vehicle drivers under the age of 21, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Hollingsworth, Trey [R-IN-9] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (8)

Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.1736 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish the Strengthening Mobility and Revolutionizing Transportation (SMART) Challenge Grant Program to promote technological innovation in our Nation’s communities.

Sponsor: Rep. DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA-11] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure

Latest Action: House – 03/10/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

S.684 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to direct the Secretary of Transportation to carry out an active transportation investment program to make grants to eligible applicants to build safe and connected options for bicycles and walkers within and between communities, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (2)

Committees: Senate – Environment and Public Works

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

S.659 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

A bill to require the Secretary of Transportation to promulgate regulations relating to commercial motor vehicle drivers under the age of 21, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Young, Todd [R-IN] (Introduced 03/10/2021) Cosponsors: (7)

Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Latest Action: Senate – 03/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.