Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will consider legislation from the Energy and Commerce, Homeland Security, Judiciary, and Foreign Affairs Committees. The House will specifically consider the Restoring Hope for Mental Health and Well-Being Act of 2022. The Senate will continue consideration of the Senate amendment to the Safer Communities Act.

The House

Yesterday

Summary of Business for LEGISLATIVE DAY OF JUNE 21, 2022

H.R. 7777 – Industrial Control Systems Cybersecurity Training Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 368 – 47 (Roll no. 278).

Today

The House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour

Legislative Business will begin at 12:00 p.m.

Fifteen One Minutes per side

H.R. 7666 – Restoring Hope for Mental Health and Well-Being Act of 2022 (Structured Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Frank Pallone / Energy and Commerce Committee) – Seventeen Amendments
H.R. 5585 – Advanced Research Projects Agency-Health Act (Structured Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Anna Eshoo / Energy and Commerce Committee) – One Amendment

Postponed Suspension Votes:

1) H.R. 7174 – National Computer Forensics Institute Reauthorization Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Elissa Slotkin / Homeland Security Committee)
2) H.R. 5274 – PREVENT ACT of 2021 (Sponsored by Rep. Dave Joyce / Homeland Security Committee)
3) H.R. 6538 – Active Shooter Alert Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. David Cicilline / Judiciary Committee)
4) H.R. 1934 – Promoting United States International Leadership in 5G, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Michael McCaul / Foreign Affairs Committee)
5) H.Con.Res. 59 – Condemning the October 25, 2021, military coup in Sudan and standing with the people of Sudan (Sponsored by Rep. Gregory Meeks / Foreign Affairs Committee)
6) H.Res. 720 – Calling for stability and the cessation of violence and condemning ISIS-affiliated terrorist activity in northern Mozambique, including the Cabo Delgado Province, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Rep. Sara Jacobs / Foreign Affairs Committee)
7) H.Con.Res. 45 – Expressing the sense of Congress regarding the execution-style murders of United States citizens Ylli, Agron, and Mehmet Bytyqi in the Republic of Serbia in July 1999 (Sponsored by Rep. Lee Zeldin / Foreign Affairs Committee)
8) H.Res. 892 – Calling on the Government of the Republic of Rwanda to release Paul Rusesabagina on humanitarian grounds (Sponsored by Rep. Joaquin Castro / Foreign Affairs Committee)

Special Orders: Democrats have the first hour

The Senate

Yesterday

Roll Call Votes

  1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #969 Ana Isabel de Alba, of California, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of California; confirmed: 53-45.
  2. Motion to lay the House message with respect to S.2938, the vehicle for Bipartisan Safer Communities Act; agreed to: 64-34.

Legislative Business

Adopted S.Res.685, International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

Completed the Rule 14 process to place on the Legislative Calendar of Business S.4431, to eliminate discrimination and promote women’s health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are limited by pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condition (Casey).

No Executive Business

Today

On Tuesday, following Leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of Morning Business for debate-only and with senators permitted to speak therein for up to 10 minutes each.

Senators should expect a roll call vote at 5:30pm. Additional information will be provided when it is available.

HEARINGS COVERED

Senate Banking
The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to Congress

Senate Finance
Open Executive Session to Consider the Enhancing American Retirement Now (EARN) Act

Senate Commerce
Markup

House Foreign Affairs
Addressing Root Causes of Migration from Central American through Private investment Progress in VP Harris’ Call to Action

House Appropriations
Defense Full Committee Markup

House Energy and Commerce
Legislative Hearing to Strengthen Energy Infrastructure, Efficiency, and Financing

House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness to Growth
Tackling the Tax Code: Evaluating Fairness, Efficiency, and Potential to Spur Inclusive Economic Growth

House Homeland Security
Securing the Future: Harnessing the Potential of Emerging Technologies while Mitigating Security Risks

House Appropriations
FY 2023 Department of States, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Subcommittee Bill Markup

House Appropriations
Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Subcommittee Markup

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Cybersecurity
H.R.8154 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To prohibit use of facial recognition technology on any image acquired by body-worn cameras of law enforcement officers, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Beyer, Donald S., Jr. [D-VA-8] (Introduced 06/21/2022) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 06/21/2022 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

H.R.8160 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To prohibit providers of email services from using filtering algorithms to flag emails from political campaigns that consumers have elected to receive as spam.
Sponsor: Rep. Lesko, Debbie [R-AZ-8] (Introduced 06/21/2022) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/21/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.8161 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend title 10 and 41, United States Code, to strengthen requirements for Government contractors to submit certified and uncertified cost or pricing data and information supporting commercial product determinations, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] (Introduced 06/21/2022) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Armed Services; Oversight and Reform
Latest Action: House – 06/21/2022 Referred to the Committee on Armed Services, and in addition to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

Energy/ Environment
H.R.8152 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To provide consumers with foundational data privacy rights, create strong oversight mechanisms, and establish meaningful enforcement.
Sponsor: Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6] (Introduced 06/21/2022) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/21/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Health Care
H.R.8151 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to awards to support community health workers and community health.
Sponsor: Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36] (Introduced 06/21/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/21/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.8163 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to trauma care.
Sponsor: Rep. O’Halleran, Tom [D-AZ-1] (Introduced 06/21/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/21/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.8166 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To reauthorize the Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Scott, Robert C. “Bobby” [D-VA-3] (Introduced 06/21/2022) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 06/21/2022 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Tax
S.4437 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude certain combat zone compensation of certain servicemembers relating to remotely piloted aircraft from gross income.
Sponsor: Sen. Rosen, Jacky [D-NV] (Introduced 06/21/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 06/21/2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Transportation
H.R.8157 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend title 41, United States Code, to require additional transparency in Federal procurement during supply chain disruptions, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Donalds, Byron [R-FL-19] (Introduced 06/21/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Oversight and Reform
Latest Action: House – 06/21/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

H.R.8165 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a deduction for certain retreaded tires, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-OH-13] (Introduced 06/21/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 06/21/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Ukraine
H.R.8156 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To authorize the Attorney General to transfer the proceeds of certain forfeited property to remediate the harms of Russian aggression towards Ukraine, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] (Introduced 06/21/2022) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: House – Judiciary; Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: House – 06/21/2022 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker