Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is not in session. The Senate will resume consideration of S.1260, United States Innovation and Competition Act of 2021.


THE HOUSE      

Friday

The House was not in session.

Today   

The House is not in session.

THE SENATE      

Friday

The Senate was not in session.


Today   
The Senate stands adjourned until 3:00pm on Monday, May 24, 2021.

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of Calendar #58, S.1260, United States Innovation and Competition Act of 2021.

At 5:30pm, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session to resume consideration of Executive Calendar #117, Chiquita Brooks-LaSure, of Virginia, to be Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the Brooks-LaSure nomination.

Monday, May 24th at 5:30pm – 1 roll call vote:

1.      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #117, Chiquita Brooks-LaSure, of Virginia, to be Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Cloture has been filed on the following nominations:

1.      Executive Calendar #117, Chiquita Brooks-LaSure, of Virginia, to be Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

2.      Executive Calendar #124, Kristen M. Clarke, of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Attorney General

Amendments pending to S.1260

Schumer substitute amendment #1502

Cantwell amendment #1527 (re: supply chain resiliency program).


LEGISLATION INTRODUCED 

Cybersecurity

H.R.3462 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To require an annual report on the cybersecurity of the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Crow, Jason [D-CO-6] (Introduced 05/21/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Small Business

Latest Action: House – 05/21/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Small Business.

Financial Services

H.R.3469 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Small Business Act to codify the Boots to Business Program, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Schneider, Bradley Scott [D-IL-10] (Introduced 05/21/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Small Business

Latest Action: House – 05/21/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Small Business.

H.R.3458 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To prohibit the Secretary of the Treasury and the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System from providing bailouts or other financial assistance to a pension plan of a State or political subdivision thereof, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Babin, Brian [R-TX-36] (Introduced 05/21/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Education and Labor; Financial Services

Latest Action: House – 05/21/2021 Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, 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.

Health

H.R.3468 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the CARES Act to expand a national awareness and outreach campaign to address the importance and safety of plasma donation, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52] (Introduced 05/21/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 05/21/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3463 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the use of the Strategic National Stockpile to enhance medical supply chain elasticity and establish and maintain domestic reserves of critical medical supplies, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12] (Introduced 05/21/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 05/21/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3461 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to improve health care coverage under vision and dental plans, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Clarke, Yvette D. [D-NY-9] (Introduced 05/21/2021) Cosponsors: (3)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 05/21/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Transportation

H.R.3459 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to expand eligibility for individual and public assistance to certain areas and to include cumulative damage from multiple natural catastrophes in the definition of major disaster, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Babin, Brian [R-TX-36] (Introduced 05/21/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure

Latest Action: House – 05/21/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.