Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will consider legislation relating to cybersecurity, criminal justice, and honoring previous Supreme Court Justices. The Senate will continue consideration of the America COMPETES Act, as amended.

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 4:45 p.m. At that time, the House will reconvene to consider the five bills listed for consideration under suspension of the Rules. Any recorded votes requested will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.

Suspensions (5 bills)

  1. S. 2629 – Better Cybercrime Metrics Act (Sen. Schatz – Judiciary)
  2. H.R. 3359 – Homicide Victims’ Families’ Rights Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Swalwell – Judiciary)
  3. H.R. 1621 – Prohibiting Punishment of Acquitted Conduct Act of 2021 (Rep. Cohen – Judiciary)
  4. H.R. 4738 – COVID-19 American History Project Act, as amended (Rep. Letlow – House Administration)
  5. S. 3294 – To obtain and direct the placement in the Capitol or on the Capitol Grounds of a statue to honor Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Sandra Day O’Connor and a statue to honor Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Sen. Klobuchar – House Administration)

The Senate

Friday

The Senate was not in session.

Today

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of Calendar #282, H.R.4521, America COMPETES Act.

At 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Schumer substitute amendment #5002. If cloture is invoked, the amendment will be agreed to and the Senate will vote on passage of H.R.4521, America COMPETES Act, as amended.

Monday, March 28th at 5:30pm – 2 roll call votes:

  1. Motion to invoke cloture on Schumer substitute amendment #5002
    If cloture is invoked, then –
  2. Passage of H.R.4521, America COMPETES Act, as amended [60-vote threshold]