Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House  will consider legislation for making further appropriations for FY2022 which include bills aimed to benefit tribal groups and women. The Senate will resume consideration of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).  

THE HOUSE      

Yesterday

SUMMARY OF LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS

Suspension of the Rules:
1) H.R. 2685 – Understanding Cybersecurity of Mobile Networks Act, as amended – VOTE ORDERED
2) H.R. 4045 – FUTURE Networks Act, as amended – VOTE ORDERED
3) H.R. 4055 – American Cybersecurity Literacy Act, as amended – VOTE ORDERED
4) H.R. 2355 – Opioid Prescription Verification Act of 2021, as amended – VOTE ORDERED
5) H.R. 2364 – Synthetic Opioid Danger Awareness Act, as amended – VOTE ORDERED
6) H.R. 3743 – Supporting the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health and the Reagan-Udall Foundation for the Food and Drug Administration Act – VOTE ORDERED
7) H.R. 3894 – CARING for Social Determinants Act of 2021, as amended – VOTE ORDERED
8) H.R. 4026 – Social Determinants of Health Data Analysis Act of 2021 –  PASSED 399 – 28
9) H.R. 550 – Immunization Infrastructure Modernization Act of 2021, as amended –PASSED 294 – 130
10) H.R. 951 – Maternal Vaccination Act, as amended – PASSED BY VOICE
11) H.R. 1550 – PREVENT HPV Cancers Act of 2021, as amended – PASSED BY VOICE

  

Today

“One Minutes” (15 per side)

Possible Consideration of Legislation Making Further Appropriations for FY22

Possible Suspensions (13 bills)

  1. H.R. 2930 – Safeguard Tribal Objects of Patrimony Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Leger Fernandez – Natural Resources) 
  2. H.R. 4352 – To amend the Act of June 18, 1934, to reaffirm the authority of the Secretary of the Interior to take land into trust for Indian Tribes, and for other purposes (Rep. McCollum – Natural Resources) 
  3. H.R. 897 – Agua Caliente Land Exchange Fee to Trust Confirmation Act, as amended (Rep. Ruiz – Natural Resources) 
  4. H.R. 2074 – Indian Buffalo Management Act, as amended (Rep. Young – Natural Resources) 
  5. H.R. 3531 – Women Who Worked on the Home Front World War II Memorial Act, as amended (Rep. Norton – Natural Resources) 
  6. H.R. 4706 – Blackwell School National Historic Site Act (Rep. Gonzales – Natural Resources) 
  7. H.R. 5720 – Courthouse Ethics and Transparency Act, as amended (Rep. Ross – Judiciary) 
  8. H.R. 5677 – To make technical amendments to update statutory references to certain provisions classified to title 2, United States Code, title 50, United States Code, and title 52, United States Code (Rep. Dean – Judiciary) 
  9. H.R. 5679 – To make technical amendments to update statutory references to certain provisions classified to title 7, title 20, and title 43, United States Code (Rep. Jones – Judiciary) 
  10. H.R. 5695 – To make technical amendments to update statutory references to certain provisions which were formerly classified to chapters 14 and 19 of title 25, United States Code (Rep. Issa – Judiciary) 
  11. H.R. 5705 – To make technical amendments to update statutory references to provisions reclassified to title 34, United States Code (Rep. Bentz – Judiciary) 
  12. H.R. 5961 – To make revisions in title 5, United States Code, as necessary to keep the title current, and to make technical amendments to improve the United States Code (Rep. Neguse – Judiciary) 
  13. H.R. 5982 – To make revisions in title 51, United States Code, as necessary to keep the title current, and to make technical amendments to improve the United States Code (Rep. Fischbach – Judiciary) 

Possible Postponed Suspensions (7 votes) 

  1. H.R. 2685 – Understanding Cybersecurity of Mobile Networks Act, as amended (Rep. Eshoo – Energy and Commerce) 
  2. H.R. 4045 – FUTURE Networks Act, as amended (Rep. Doyle – Energy and Commerce) 
  3. H.R. 4055 – American Cybersecurity Literacy Act, as amended (Rep. Kinzinger – Energy and Commerce) 
  4. H.R. 2355 – Opioid Prescription Verification Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Rodney Davis – Energy and Commerce) 
  5. H.R. 2364 – Synthetic Opioid Danger Awareness Act, as amended (Rep. Kim (NJ) – Energy and Commerce) 
  6. H.R. 3743 – Supporting the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health and the Reagan-Udall Foundation for the Food and Drug Administration Act (Rep. Hudson – Energy and Commerce) 
  7. H.R. 3894 – CARING for Social Determinants Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Blunt Rochester – Energy and Commerce) 

The Senate

Yesterday

Legislative Business 

Adopted S.Res.437 – National First-Generation College Celebration Day. 

Adopted S.Res.462 – National Lung Cancer Awareness Month. 

Adopted S.Res.463 – Stomach Cancer Awareness Month. 

Adopted S.Res.464 – National Adoption Month and National Adoption Day. 

Executive Business 

Confirmed the following nomination:

Executive Calendar #475 Corey Hinderstein, of Virginia, to be Deputy Administrator for Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation, National Nuclear Security Administration 

As a reminder, on November 17th, the Senate invoked cloture on Executive Calendar #463 Brian Eddie Nelson, of California, to be Under Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Crimes. At a time to be determined, the Senate will vote on confirmation of the Nelson nomination. 

Today

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of H.R.4350, the National Defense Authorization Act. 

Discussions are ongoing with respect to a path forward on NDAA. Roll call votes are possible during Wednesday’s session 

HEARINGS COVERED 

House Financial Services
Oversight of the treasury Department’s and Federal Reserve’s Pandemic Response

Wilson Center
Lonely at the Barricades: How to Strengthen the Global Defense of Democracy

Axios
Senator Stabenow and Siemens US CEO talk future of American manufacturing

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED 

Cybersecurity
S.3276 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to prohibit the circumvention of control measures used by Internet retailers to ensure equitable consumer access to products, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT] (Introduced 11/30/2021) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 11/30/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

S.3288 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to reauthorize and reform the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Wicker, Roger [R-MS] (Introduced 11/30/2021) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 11/30/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

H.R.6083 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To prohibit the use of exploitative and deceptive practices by large online operators and to promote consumer welfare in the use of behavioral research by such providers.
Sponsor: Rep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE-At Large] (Introduced 11/30/2021) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 11/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.6096 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To prohibit the circumvention of control measures used by Internet retailers to ensure equitable consumer access to products, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20] (Introduced 11/30/2021) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 11/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Energy/Environment
S.3277 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to enact the Section 401 Certification Rule, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Capito, Shelley [R-WV] (Introduced 11/30/2021) Cosponsors: (9)
Committees: Senate – Environment and Public Works
Latest Action: Senate – 11/30/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

S.3282 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act and the Safe Drinking Water Act to authorize grants for smart water infrastructure technology, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Kelly, Mark [D-AZ] (Introduced 11/30/2021) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Environment and Public Works
Latest Action: Senate – 11/30/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

H.R.6088 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to authorize grants for smart water infrastructure technology, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Gallego, Ruben [D-AZ-7] (Introduced 11/30/2021) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 11/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

S.3287 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to provide for the development and issuance of a plan to increase oil and gas production on Federal land in conjunction with a drawdown of petroleum reserves from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
Sponsor: Sen. Barrasso, John [R-WY] (Introduced 11/30/2021) Cosponsors: (10)
Committees: Senate – Energy and Natural Resources
Latest Action: Senate – 11/30/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

H.R.6084 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To require the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to certify an Energy Product Reliability Organization which shall, subject to Commission review, establish and enforce energy product reliability standards, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] (Introduced 11/30/2021) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 11/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.6086 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to compensate States for lost revenue for any year during which Federal oil and gas leasing of Federal land within a State does not occur or otherwise results in lost revenue to that State as a result of an order, moratorium, pause, or other action by the President, Secretary of the Interior, Secretary of Agriculture, or other designated official.
Sponsor: Rep. Cheney, Liz [R-WY-At Large] (Introduced 11/30/2021) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Natural Resources
Latest Action: House – 11/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Financial Services
S.3279 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to extend duty-free treatment provided with respect to imports from Haiti under the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act.
Sponsor: Sen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL] (Introduced 11/30/2021) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 11/30/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

H.Res.823 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
Providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 3460) to amend title 28 of the United States Code to prevent the transfer of actions arising under the antitrust laws in which a State is a complainant.
Sponsor: Rep. Buck, Ken [R-CO-4] (Introduced 11/30/2021) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Rules
Latest Action: House – 11/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Rules

H.R.6092 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To revise the standards for eligibility for community development block grant disaster recovery grants, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Rice, Tom [R-SC-7] (Introduced 11/30/2021) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 11/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Health Care
H.R.6087 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend chapter 81 of title 5, United States Code, to cover, for purposes of workers’ compensation under such chapter, services by physician assistants and nurse practitioners provided to injured Federal workers, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT-2] (Introduced 11/30/2021) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Education and Labor
Latest Action: House – 11/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

H.R.6094 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the coverage of assisted reproductive technology services under the TRICARE program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Strickland, Marilyn [D-WA-10] (Introduced 11/30/2021) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: House – Armed Services
Latest Action: House – 11/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.