Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is in a pro forma session. The Senate is not in session.   

The House

Yesterday

SUMMARY OF LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS

Republican Motion to Recommit on H.R. 3807 – REJECTED 205 – 219

Passage of H.R. 3807 – Relief for Restaurants and other Hard Hit Small Businesses Act of 2022 – PASSED 223 – 203

Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 7108 – Suspending Normal Trade Relations with Russia and Belarus Act – ADOPTED 420 – 3

Concurring in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 6968 –
Suspending Energy Imports from Russia Act – ADOPTED 413 – 9

Today

The House is in a pro forma session. No votes are expected in the House.

The Senate

Yesterday

Roll Call Votes

  1. Passage of H.R.7108, Suspending Normal Trade Relations with Russia and Belarus Act, as amended by SA #5020; passed: 100-0.
  2. Passage of H.R.6968, Suspending Energy Imports from Russia Act, as amended by SA #5021; passed 100-0.
  3. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #860, Ketanji Brown Jackson, to be Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States; invoked: 53-47.
  4. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #860, Ketanji Brown Jackson, to be Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States; confirmed: 53-47.

Legislative Business
Passed the following bills:
S.3823, Bankruptcy Threshold Adjustment and Technical Corrections Act, w/Grassley sub amdt
S.1875, Veterans’ Emergency Care Claims Parity Act, w/Rounds sub amdt
Cal.#304, S.2687, Strengthening Oversight for Veterans Act of 2021
S.4070, Samya Rose Stumo National Air Grant Fellowship Program Act
Cal. #317, S.3785, to amend title 49, United States Code, to eliminate the restriction on veterans concurrently serving in the Offices of Administrator and Deputy Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration.

Moved to concur in the House amdt to S.658 – National Cybersecurity Preparedness Consortium

Adopted the following resolutions:
By voice vote, Calendar #323, S.Res.503, Peng Shuai with committee reported amdts
S.Res.533 with Kaine amdt – Centennial of Navy aircraft carriers
S.Res.592 National Assistive Technology Awareness Day
S.Res.593 Former Senator Hodges

Completed the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.4022 – To codify in statute the CDC title 42 expulsion order, which suspends the right for certain aliens to enter the United States along United States land borders, until February 1, 2025.

Executive Business
Confirmed the following nominations:

AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK
Exec. Cal. #646 – Oren E. Whyche-Shaw, of Maryland, to be United States Director of the African Development Bank for a term of five years

INTERNATIONAL BANK FOR RECONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT
Exec. Cal. #790 – Adriana Debora Kugler, of Maryland, to be United States Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development for a term of two years

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
Exec. Cal. #814 – Steven H. Fagin, of New Jersey, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Yemen

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
Exec. Cal. #863 – Erik Kristopher Raven, of the District of Columbia, to be Under Secretary of the Navy

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
Exec. Cal. #864 – William A. LaPlante, Jr., of Massachusetts, to be Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Exec. Cal. #706 – Jed David Kolko, of California, to be Under Secretary of Commerce for Economic Affairs

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Exec. Cal. #765 – Arun Venkataraman, of the District of Columbia, to be Assistant Secretary of Commerce and Director General of the United States and Foreign Commercial Service

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
Exec. Cal. #766 – Mohsin Raza Syed, of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of Transportation

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Exec. Cal. #767 – Grant T. Harris, of California, to be an Assistant Secretary of Commerce

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Exec. Cal. #770 – Laurie E. Locascio, of Maryland, to be Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology

The votes on confirmation of the following nominations will occur at times to be determined by the Majority Leader in consultation with the Republican Leader:

  1. Executive Calendar #718 Susan Tsui Grundmann, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Federal Labor Relations Authority
  2. Executive Calendar #717 Cathy Ann Harris, of Maryland, to be a Member of the Merit Systems Protection Board
  3. Executive Calendar #716 Cathy Ann Harris, of Maryland, to be Chairman of the Merit Systems Protection Board

Today

The Senate is not in session. The Senate will convene for pro forma sessions with no business conducted on the following dates and times:

Monday, April 11, at 11:30 am
Thursday, April 14, at 11:00 am
Monday, April 18, at 4:00 pm
Thursday, April 21, at 12:00 noon

HEARINGS COVERED

MedPAC
An approach to streamline and harmonize Medicare’s portfolio of alternative payment models

MedPAC
Aligning fee-for-service payment rates across ambulatory settings

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Energy/ Environment
S.4033 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to require the Secretary of Energy to establish a program to incentivize investment in facilities that carry out the metallurgy of rare earth elements and the production of finished rare earth products, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Energy and Natural Resources
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

S.4038 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to increase the production and use of renewable diesel and sustainable aviation fuel, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Barrasso, John [R-WY] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: Senate – Energy and Natural Resources
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

S.4048 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to require the Federal Trade Commission to conduct a study on conduct related to oil and gas prices, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Cortez Masto, Catherine [D-NV] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

S.4049 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to require the Federal Trade Commission to investigate and report on practices in the oil and gas industry.
Sponsor: Sen. Hassan, Margaret Wood [D-NH] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

S.4057 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to develop a comprehensive, strategic plan for Federal electric vehicle fleet battery management, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

S.4061 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to modify the definition of water heater under energy conservation standards, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Energy and Natural Resources
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

S.4066 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend the Energy Act of 2020 to require the Secretary of Energy to establish a program to accelerate the availability of commercially produced high-assay, low-enriched uranium in the United States and to make high-assay, low-enriched uranium produced from Department of Energy inventories available for use in advanced nuclear reactors, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Barrasso, John [R-WY] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Energy and Natural Resources
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

H.R.7434 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To require the Secretary of Energy to remove carbon dioxide directly from ambient air or seawater, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.7439 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To promote United States energy security and independence by bolstering renewable energy supply chains in the United States, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Bush, Cori [D-MO-1] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (29)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Financial Services; Education and Labor
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Financial Services, and Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.7453 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To require the Secretary of Energy to complete and publish a study and develop a plan related to the ability of the electric system to meet the electricity demand of new electric vehicle charging infrastructure, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Casten, Sean [D-IL-6] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.7460 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To require the Secretary of Energy to establish a program to incentivize investment in facilities that carry out the metallurgy of rare earth elements and the production of finished rare earth products, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Gonzales, Tony [R-TX-23] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Education and Labor; Foreign Affairs; Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Education and Labor, Foreign Affairs, and Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speake

H.R.7463 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To protect consumers from price-gouging of gasoline and other fuels, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Harder, Josh [D-CA-10] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.7480 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Defense Production Act of 1950 to prohibit the use of the authorities under title I and title III of such Act for electric vehicles or related technologies.
Sponsor: Rep. Perry, Scott [R-PA-10] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.7481 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To prohibit the obligation or expenditure of funds relating to the Office for Environmental Justice and any other program, project, or activity relating to climate change of the Department of Justice, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Perry, Scott [R-PA-10] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Judiciary; Natural Resources
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, and Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.7484 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Clean Air Act to eliminate the corn ethanol mandate for renewable fuel.
Sponsor: Rep. Rice, Tom [R-SC-7] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce

Financial Services
S.4072 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to empower the States to set the maximum annual percentage rates applicable to consumer credit transactions, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: Senate – Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

S.4075 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to prevent money laundering, the financing of terrorism, or other forms of illicit finance through United States real estate and vehicle transactions, including by Russian oligarchs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

H.R.7451 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To establish a competitive grant program to provide assistance to support small businesses and business district revitalization in low-income, rural, and minority communities, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Carter, Troy [D-LA-2] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure; Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

Health Care
S.4026 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to grant eligible researchers access to eligible products at a discounted price for qualified research, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Smith, Tina [D-MN] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.4037 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the transparency of pharmaceutical research costs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.4039 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide guidance to States regarding Federal reimbursement for furnishing behavioral health services and treatment under Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program using telehealth services, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Thune, John [R-SD] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.4042 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide Medicare coverage for all physicians’ services furnished by doctors of chiropractic within the scope of their license, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.4043 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to instruct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to issue regulations regarding over-the-counter hearing aids.
Sponsor: Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.4050 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate a provision under the Medicare Advantage program that inadvertently penalizes Medicare Advantage plans for providing high quality care to Medicare beneficiaries.
Sponsor: Sen. Daines, Steve [R-MT] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance

S.4058 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, to establish a grant program to be known as the Mental Health Licensure Portability Program to award grants to eligible entities, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. King, Angus S., Jr. [I-ME] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.4067 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to improve access to care for all Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries through models tested under the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Booker, Cory A. [D-NJ] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.4071 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve the treatment of rare diseases and conditions, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Casey, Robert P., Jr. [D-PA] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

H.R.7435 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that coverage under Medicare is permissible for purposes of contributions to health savings accounts.
Sponsor: Rep. Bera, Ami [D-CA-7] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.7472 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to grant eligible researchers access to eligible products at a discounted price for qualified research, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.7473 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To prohibit pharmaceutical manufacturers from interfering with therapeutically equivalent or interchangeable substitution decisions by health care providers to limit competition from a generic drug or biosimilar biological product, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: House – Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

H.R.7474 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the transparency of pharmaceutical research costs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.7475 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide coverage under the Medicaid program for services provided by doulas and midwives, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce

H.R.7482 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to eligible entities for creating or enhancing capacity to treat patients with Long COVID through a multidisciplinary approach.
Sponsor: Rep. Pressley, Ayanna [D-MA-7] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.7483 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct a study on the direct and indirect costs of serious mental illness for nongovernmental entities, the Federal Government, and State, local, and Tribal governments, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Reschenthaler, Guy [R-PA-14] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.7485 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Social Security Act to remove the restriction on the use of Coronavirus State Fiscal Recovery funds, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to codify the Trump administration rule on reporting requirements of exempt organizations, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Rice, Tom [R-SC-7] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means; Oversight and Reform; Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committees on Oversight and Reform, and Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.7487 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify that individuals who have access to certain healthcare services through a worksite health clinic are eligible to make pre-tax contributions to a health savings account.
Sponsor: Rep. Sewell, Terri A. [D-AL-7] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means

Tax
S.4023 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish Lifelong Learning and Training Account programs.
Sponsor: Sen. Warner, Mark R. [D-VA] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.4024 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the exemption from the retirement plan early withdrawal penalty for public safety officers to State and local government corrections employees.
Sponsor: Sen. Toomey, Patrick [R-PA] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance

S.4046 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend the Social Security Act to remove the restriction on the use of Coronavirus State Fiscal Recovery funds, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to codify the Trump administration rule on reporting requirements of exempt organizations, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Braun, Mike [R-IN] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance

S.4060 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for inflation rebates, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Reed, Jack [D-RI] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance

H.R.7440 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To require the Secretary of the Treasury to establish a plan to improve customer service and establish new modes of communication with the public, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Bice, Stephanie I. [R-OK-5] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.7443 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose an income tax on excess profits of certain corporations.
Sponsor: Rep. Bowman, Jamaal [D-NY-16] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.7458 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To establish a procedure for terminating the suspension of entries and imports from designated places related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sponsor: Rep. Golden, Jared F. [D-ME-2] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (9)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce

H.R.7467 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rules relating to qualified opportunity zones, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means

S.4065 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rules relating to qualified opportunity zones, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen. Booker, Cory A. [D-NJ] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Transportation
H.R.7456 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To address the supply chain backlog in the freight network at United States ports, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Fischbach, Michelle [R-MN-7] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure; Homeland Security; Agriculture; Natural Resources; Armed Services; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committees on Homeland Security, Agriculture, Natural Resources, Armed Services, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.7477 — 117th Congress (2021-2022) To exempt grants received under the Coronavirus Economic Relief for Transportation Services (CERTS) Act from Federal taxation. Sponsor: Rep. Panetta, Jimmy [D-CA-20] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (3) Committees: House – Ways and Means Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means

Ukraine
S.4059 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to require the Secretary of Defense to replace equipment provided to Ukraine by certain member countries of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.
Sponsor: Sen. Grassley, Chuck [R-IA] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate – Foreign Relations
Latest Action: Senate – 04/07/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations

H.R.7437 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To prohibit the importation of wood and related articles from the Russian Federation and the Republic of Belarus, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Westerman, Bruce [R-AR-4] (Introduced 04/07/2022) Cosponsors: (82)
Committees: House – Ways and Means; Agriculture; Natural Resources
Latest Action: House – 04/07/2022 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committees on Agriculture, and Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker