Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will consider multiple bill related to Indian Affairs. The Senate will consider a Treasury and circuit court judge nominations. 

THE HOUSE      

Friday

The House was not in session. 

Today

“One Minutes” (15 per side)

**Following one-minute speeches, the House is expected to recess until approximately 4:00 p.m. At that time, the House will reconvene to consider the eight bills listed for consideration under suspension of the Rules. Any recorded votes requested will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.

Suspensions (8 bills)

  1. H.R. 1619 – Catawba Indian Nation Lands Act (Rep. Clyburn – Natural Resources)
  2. H.R. 2758 – Lumbee Recognition Act (Rep. Butterfield – Natural Resources)
  3. H.R. 1975 – Pala Band of Mission Indians Land Transfer Act of 2021 (Rep. Issa – Natural Resources)
  4. H.R. 5221 – Urban Indian Health Confer Act (Rep. Grijalva – Natural Resources)
  5. H.R. 3616– Bear River National Heritage Area Study Act (Rep. Moore (UT) – Natural Resources)
  6. S. 108 – To authorize the Seminole Tribe of Florida to lease or transfer certain land, and for other purposes (Sen. Rubio – Natural Resources)
  7. H.R. 4881 – Old Pascua Community Land Acquisition Act (Rep. Grijalva – Natural Resources)
  8. H.R. 2088 – Eastern Band of Cherokee Historic Lands Reacquisition Act, as amended (Rep. Fleischmann – Natural Resources)

The Senate

Friday

The Senate was not in session. 

Today

3:00 p.m.: Convene and proceed to executive session to resume consideration of the nomination of Jonathan Davidson, of Maryland, to be Deputy Under Secretary of the Treasury.

At 5:30 p.m., Senate will vote on confirmation of the nominations of Beth Robinson, of Vermont, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, and Toby J. Heytens, of Virginia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit.

Davidson Nomination–Cloture: Senate began consideration of the nomination of Jonathan Davidson, of Maryland, to be Deputy Under Secretary of the Treasury.

Harris Nomination–Cloture: Senate began consideration of the nomination of Benjamin Harris, of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Treasury.

Coleman Nomination–Cloture: Senate began consideration of the nomination of Isobel Coleman, of New York, to be a Deputy Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development.

Prieto Nomination–Cloture: Senate began consideration of the nomination of Jeffrey M. Prieto, of California, to be an Assistant Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency.

Nayak Nomination–Cloture: Senate began consideration of the nomination of Rajesh D. Nayak, of Maryland, to be an Assistant Secretary of Labor.

HEARINGS COVERED

Rules Committee (If Meeting Occurs)
Build Back Better Act