Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House and Senate are in pro forma sessions.  

THE HOUSE

Thursday, December 30th 

The House was not in session.  

Today

The House is in a pro forma session, the first of which begins at 11:00 am and the second at 12 noon.  

The Senate

Thursday, December 30th

The Senate was in a pro forma session.  

Today

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each.

At 5:30pm, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session to resume consideration of Executive Calendar #572 Gabriel Sanchez, of California, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, and vote on confirmation of the nomination.

Monday, January 3rd at approx. 5:30pm – roll call vote:

  1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #572 Gabriel Sanchez, of California, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit.

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED 

Energy/Environment
H.R.6351 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
Climate Solutions Act of 2021
Sponsor: Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-33] (Introduced 12/30/2021) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 12/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce

Healthcare
H.R.6352 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
DRUGS Act
Sponsor: Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1] (Introduced 12/30/2021) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 12/30/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.