Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is not in session. The Senate is not in session.  

The House

Yesterday

The House was in a pro forma session.

Today

The House is not in session.

The Senate

Yesterday

The Senate was in a pro forma session.

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 18, at 4:00 pm
Thursday, April 21, at 12:00 noon

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Financial Services
H.R.7511 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To establish an independent advisory committee to review certain regulations, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Gottheimer, Josh [D-NJ-5] (Introduced 04/14/2022) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Oversight and Reform; Rules
Latest Action: House – 04/14/2022 Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.7526 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to expand the definition of an active duty military consumer for purposes of certain credit monitoring requirements, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Stefanik, Elise M. [R-NY-21] (Introduced 04/14/2022) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 04/14/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Health Care
H.R.7504 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make a portion of research credit refundable for certain small businesses engaging in specified medical research.
Sponsor: Rep. Buchanan, Vern [R-FL-16] (Introduced 04/14/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/14/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.7505 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to add a new medical research component to the credit for increasing research activities.
Sponsor: Rep. Buchanan, Vern [R-FL-16] (Introduced 04/14/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/14/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.7506 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
New Era of Preventing End-Stage Kidney Disease Act
Sponsor: Rep. Butterfield, G. K. [D-NC-1] (Introduced 04/14/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/14/2022 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.7512 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act, title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to limit enrollment in coverage for excepted benefits to individuals enrolled in a health plan providing minimum essential coverage.
Sponsor: Rep. Hayes, Jahana [D-CT-5] (Introduced 04/14/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Education and Labor; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/14/2022 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Education and Labor, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.7515 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an exception from the passive loss rules for investments in specified medical research small business pass-thru entities.
Sponsor: Rep. Kelly, Mike [R-PA-16] (Introduced 04/14/2022) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/14/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.7529 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To require direct-to-consumer advertisements for prescription drugs and biological products to include truthful and not misleading pricing information.
Sponsor: Rep. Williams, Nikema [D-GA-5] (Introduced 04/14/2022) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/14/2022 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

Tax
H.R.7502 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
Babies over Billionaires Act of 2022
Sponsor: Rep. Bowman, Jamaal [D-NY-16] (Introduced 04/14/2022) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: House – Ways and Means; Education and Labor
Latest Action: House – 04/14/2022 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.7503 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
American Innovation Act of 2022
Sponsor: Rep. Buchanan, Vern [R-FL-16] (Introduced 04/14/2022) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 04/14/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Transportation
H.R.7501 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
I–70 Detour Act
Sponsor: Rep. Boebert, Lauren [R-CO-3] (Introduced 04/14/2022) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure; Rules
Latest Action: House – 04/14/2022 Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker