Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will complete consideration of H.R. 3684 – INVEST in America Act. The Senate will meet in a Pro Forma session. 


THE HOUSE      

Yesterday  

SUMMARY OF LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS

Adoption of H.Res. 503 – Establishing the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol – ADOPTED 222 – 190


Ordering the Previous Question on H.Res. 508 – The rule providing for consideration of H.R. 3684 – INVEST in America Act – PASSED 219 – 188


Democrat Amendment to H. Res. 508 – REJECTED 84 – 325


Adoption of H.Res. 508 – The rule providing for consideration of H.R. 3684 – INVEST in America Act – ADOPTED 219 – 190  

Today   

Today, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business. First and last votes expected: 9:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Complete Consideration of H.R. 3684 – INVEST in America Act (Rep. DeFazio – Transportation and Infrastructure)

The first Rule, which was adopted on Tuesday, provides for no further general debate. The second Rule, which was adopted on Wednesday, makes in order 149 amendments and allowed for amendments to be offered en bloc. A full list of amendments can be found HERE.

As of tonight, the House has completed all general and amendment debate on H.R. 3684.

Postponed Amendment Votes (2):
 

Democratic En Bloc #5
Lee (NV) Amendment #132

THE SENATE      

Yesterday 

The Senate is not in session.


Today   
The Senate will meet in a Pro Forma session at 11:00 a.m. 

HEARINGS COVERED


House Appropriations

State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Full Committee Markup

House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis

Building Trust and Battling Barriers: The Urgent Need to Overcome Vaccine Hesitancy

House Veterans Affairs

Review of the FY22 Veterans Affairs Information Technology Budget


LEGISLATION INTRODUCED 

Cybersecurity

H.R.4259 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To direct the Secretary of Commerce, acting through the Director of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, to direct the Institute to establish a robust program focusing on driving improvements in America’s cybersecurity posture by creating more robust digital identity management standards and guidelines.

Sponsor: Rep. Foster, Bill [D-IL-11] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Science, Space, and Technology

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology.

Energy/Environment

H.R.4270 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to direct the Secretary of Energy to carry out a research, development, and demonstration program with respect to abandoned wells, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Lamb, Conor [D-PA-17] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (3)

Committees: House – Science, Space, and Technology

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology.

H.R.4266 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To prevent energy poverty in at-risk communities, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Hern, Kevin [R-OK-1] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (10)

Committees: House – Natural Resources; Agriculture; Energy and Commerce; Budget; Rules

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Agriculture, Energy and Commerce, the Budget, and Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker.

H.R.4253 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to promulgate a national primary drinking water regulation for chromium-6, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Green, Al [D-TX-9] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Financial Services

H.R.4277 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish fair and transparent practices related to the marketing and provision of overdraft coverage programs at financial institutions, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (30)

Committees: House – Financial Services

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.4262 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Investment Company Act of 1940 to prohibit limitations on closed-end companies investing in private funds, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Gonzalez, Anthony [R-OH-16] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Financial Services

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.4256 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 to increase the amount that certain banks and savings associations may invest in small business investment companies, subject to the approval of the appropriate Federal banking agency, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Chu, Judy [D-CA-27] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Small Business

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Small Business.

Health

H.R.4292 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To provide for the establishment of COVID-19 and pandemic response centers of excellence, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-7] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (16)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.4285 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for full repayment under National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program in case of a 5-year commitment, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (7)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.4283 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Public Health Service Act to improve the public health system in tribal communities and increase the number of American Indians and Alaska Natives pursuing health careers, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.4278 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To direct the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct a study on how direct-to-consumer pharmaceutical advertising negatively impacts drug costs to consumers, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Murphy, Gregory [R-NC-3] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.4263 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an exception to the definition of an off-campus outpatient department of a provider under the Medicare program for certain departments of a provider if such provider was forced to relocate its campus.

Sponsor: Rep. Gottheimer, Josh [D-NJ-5] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, 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.4251 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to authorize a special behavioral health program for Indians, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (1)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Natural Resources

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, 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.

Tax

H.R.4290 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit 501(c)(3) organizations from providing direct funding to official election organizations.

Sponsor: Rep. Tenney, Claudia [R-NY-22] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (12)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.4289 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide for long-term care insurance benefits, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Suozzi, Thomas R. [D-NY-3] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.4287 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against tax for charitable donations to nonprofit organizations providing workforce training and education scholarships to qualified elementary and secondary students.

Sponsor: Rep. Smucker, Lloyd [R-PA-11] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.4279 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To improve training requirements for health profession opportunity grant programs and exclude assistance provided by those programs from income tax, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Panetta, Jimmy [D-CA-20] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.4267 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend title 4 of the United States Code to limit the extent to which States may tax the compensation earned by nonresident telecommuters and other multi-State workers.

Sponsor: Rep. Himes, James A. [D-CT-4] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (3)

Committees: House – Judiciary

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

H.R.4254 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish an income tax credit for the sale or blending of certain fuels containing ethanol.

Sponsor: Rep. Axne, Cynthia [D-IA-3] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (3)

Committees: House – Ways and Means

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Transportation

H.R.4261 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to enter into an agreement with the National Academy of Sciences to conduct a study on seismicity, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Garamendi, John [D-CA-3] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (0)

Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure; Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker.

H.R.4255 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)

To direct the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct a study on the processes used by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for studying and deploying crash test dummies, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-12] (Introduced 06/30/2021) Cosponsors: (2)

Committees: House – Energy and Commerce

Latest Action: House – 06/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.