Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY:  The House is not in session. The Senate will meet in a Pro Forma session and then stands adjourned until Monday, September 20, 2021, at 3:00pm.   

THE HOUSE      

Yesterday  

The House was not in session.se met in a Pro Forma session at 11:00 am.

Today   

The House is not in session.  

THE SENATE      

Yesterday 

Legislative Business
Adopted S.Res.365: honoring the life, legacy, and achievements of MacNolia Cox.

Completed the Rule 14 process to place the following bill on the Legislative Calendar of Business:

  1. S.2747, to expand Americans’ access to the ballot box and reduce the influence of big money in politics, and for other purposes. (Freedom to Vote Act) (Klobuchar)

Today 

The Senate stands adjourned to convene for a pro forma session with no business conducted at 10:15am on Thursday, September 16, 2021. When the Senate adjourns on Thursday, it will next convene at 3:00pm on Monday, September 20, 2021. 

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED 

Transportation

H.R.5267 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To direct the Administrator of the Federal Highway Administration to establish a program to provide grants for reconnecting neighborhoods, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Williams, Nikema [D-GA-5] (Introduced 09/14/2021) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 09/15/2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.