Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will consider legislation from the Foreign Affairs, Education and Labor, Judiciary, Natural Resources, and Veterans’ Affairs Committees. The Senate will consider circuit court judge nominations and a treaty.           

The HOUSE

Friday

The House was not in session.  

Today

On Monday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.

One Minute Speeches

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:
1) H.R. 1456 – Peace Corps Reauthorization Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. John Garamendi / Foreign Affairs Committee)
2)  S. 3895 – United States Commission on International Religious Freedom Reauthorization Act of 2022 (Sponsored by Sen. Marco Rubio / Foreign Affairs Committee)
3) H.R. 7240– READ Act Reauthorization Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Karen Bass / Foreign Affairs Committee)
4) H.R. 8503 – Securing Global Telecommunications Act (Sponsored by Rep. Kathy Manning / Foreign Affairs Committee)
5) H.R. 8520 – Countering Untrusted Telecommunications Abroad Act (Sponsored by Rep. Susan Wild / Foreign Affairs Committee)
6) H.R. 7338 – Russia Cryptocurrency Transparency Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Gregory Meeks / Foreign Affairs Committee)
7) H.R. 6265 – CAPTAGON Act (Sponsored by Rep. French Hill / Foreign Affairs Committee)
8) H.R. 6846 – CORRUPT Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Tom Malinowski / Foreign Affairs Committee)
9) H.Res. 558 – Urging the European Union to designate Hizballah in its entirety as a terrorist organization, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Ted Deutch / Foreign Affairs Committee)
10) H.R. 8453 – Upholding the Dayton Peace Agreement Through Sanctions Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Ann Wagner / Foreign Affairs Committee)
11) H.R. 1433 – Helen Keller National Center Reauthorization Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Mark Pocan / Education and Labor Committee)
12) S. 3157– Bridging the Gap for New Americans Act (Sponsored by Sen. Amy Klobuchar / Education and Labor Committee)
13) H.R. 7566 – Stop Human Trafficking in School Zones Act (Sponsored by Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee / Judiciary Committee)
14) H.R. 7181 – Human Trafficking Prevention Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Hakeem Jeffries / Judiciary Committee)
15) S. 169 – ARTS Act (Sponsored by Sen. Thom Tillis / Judiciary Committee)
16) H.R. 4330 – PRESS Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Jamie Raskin / Judiciary Committee)
17) H.R. 3034 – To amend title 28, United States Code, to provide an additional place for holding court for the Western District of Washington, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Rep. Suzan DelBene / Judiciary Committee)
18) H.R. 4009 – Enslaved Voyages Memorial Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton / Natural Resources Committee)
19) H.R. 6353 – National Service Animals Memorial Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Susan Wild / Natural Resources Committee)
20) H.R. 6734 – Keep America’s Refuges Operational Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Hakeem Jeffries / Natural Resources Committee)
21) H.R. 7618– To designate the Kol Israel Foundation Holocaust Memorial in Bedford Heights, Ohio, as a national memorial (Sponsored by Rep. Shontel Brown / Natural Resources Committee)
22) S. 2490– Blackwell School National Historic Site Act (Sponsored by Sen. John Cornyn / Natural Resources Committee)
23) H.R. 820 – New Philadelphia National Historical Site Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Darin LaHood / Natural Resources Committee)
24) H.R. 4358 – Little Manatee Wild and Scenic River Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Vern Buchanan / Natural Resources Committee)
25) H.R. 7698 – To designate the outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Ventura, California, as the “Captain Rosemary Bryant Mariner Outpatient Clinic” (Sponsored by Rep. Julia Brownley / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)
26) S. 2771 – To rename the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in San Angelo, Texas, the “Colonel Charles and JoAnne Powell VA Clinic” (Sponsored by Sen. John Cornyn / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

Special Order Speeches

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 #1067 Florence Y. Pan, of the District of Columbia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit.

At approximately 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture the Pan nomination.

Cloture has been filed on the following:

  1. Executive Calendar #1067 Florence Y. Pan, of the District of Columbia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit.
  2. Resolution of ratification with respect to Calendar #2 Treaty document 117-1 Amendment to Montreal Protocol (“Kigali Amendment”).

The filing deadline for first degree amendments to the resolution of ratification with respect to the Kigali Treaty is 4:00pm on Monday September 19th.

Monday, September 19th at approx. 5:30pm – roll call vote:
Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #1067 Florence Y. Pan, of the District of Columbia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit