Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is not in session. The Senate will consider circuit court judge nominations.       

The HOUSE

Friday

The House was in a pro forma session.

Today

The House is not in session. The House stands adjourned to meet for pro forma sessions only with no business conducted on the following dates and times: 

Friday, September 9 at 9:00 am 

The SENATE

Friday

The Senate was not in session. 

Today

Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session and resume consideration of Executive Calendar #1033 Lara E. Montecalvo, of Rhode Island, to be United States Circuit Judge for the First Circuit.

At approximately 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #986 Salvador Mendoza, Jr., of Washington, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit. Following disposition of the nomination, the Senate will resume consideration of Executive Calendar #1043 Arianna J. Freeman, of Pennsylvania, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit and vote on the motion to invoke cloture.

Cloture has been filed on the following nominations:

  1. Executive Calendar #986 Salvador Mendoza, Jr., of Washington, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit.
  2. Executive Calendar #1043 Arianna J. Freeman, of Pennsylvania, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit.
  3. Executive Calendar #1033 Lara E. Montecalvo, of Rhode Island, to be United States Circuit Judge for the First Circuit

Monday, September 12th at approx. 5:30pm – 2 roll call votes:

  1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #986 Salvador Mendoza, Jr., of Washington, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit.
  2. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #1043 Arianna J. Freeman, of Pennsylvania, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit.

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED 

Financial Services
H.R.8786 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
National Land Bank Network Act of 2022
Sponsor: Kildee, Daniel T. [Rep.-D-MI-5] (Introduced 09/09/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 09/09/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Health Care
H.R.8790 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to help build a stronger health care workforce.
Sponsor: Ruiz, Raul [Rep.-D-CA-36] (Introduced 09/09/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 09/09/2022 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.8791 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a special enrollment period under Medicare for individuals enrolled in COBRA continuation coverage, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Schrader, Kurt [Rep.-D-OR-5] (Introduced 09/09/2022) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means; Education and Labor
Latest Action: House – 09/09/2022 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.8792 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To prohibit group health plans, health insurance issuers offering group or individual health insurance coverage, State plans under title XIX of the Social Security Act, State child health plans under title XXI of such Act, and the TRICARE program from applying a deductible to outpatient pediatric services.
Sponsor: Schrier, Kim [Rep.-D-WA-8] (Introduced 09/09/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Education and Labor; Ways and Means; Armed Services
Latest Action: House – 09/09/2022 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Education and Labor, Ways and Means, and Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

Sanctions and Trade
H.R.8782 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To require disclosure by Department of Homeland Security contractors of contracts with Chinese entities, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Harshbarger, Diana [Rep.-R-TN-1] (Introduced 09/09/2022) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Homeland Security
Latest Action: House – 09/09/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.

H.R.8797 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 to require the Secretary of the Treasury to consult with affected financial institutions and governments of the Caribbean region when developing the strategy on financial services de-risking required under that law.
Sponsor: Waters, Maxine [Rep.-D-CA-43] (Introduced 09/09/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 09/09/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Transportation
H.R.8785 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
Lake Erie Water Quality Protection Act
Sponsor: Joyce, David P. [Rep.-R-OH-14] (Introduced 09/09/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 09/09/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.