Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is in a pro forma session. The Senate will consider the legislative vehicle for the Continuing Resolution (CR). 

The HOUSE

Yesterday

 The House was in a pro forma session.  

Today

The House is in a pro forma session.  

The SENATE

Yesterday

The Senate was in a pro forma session.  

Today

On Tuesday, following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the motion to proceed to Calendar #389, H.R.6833, the legislative vehicle for the CR. At 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed.

Tuesday September 27th at approx. 5:30pm – 1 roll call vote:

  1. Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to Calendar #389, H.R.6833, the legislative vehicle for the CR

  HEARINGS COVERED 

House Rules
H.R. 7780 – Mental Health Matters Act

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Energy/ Environment
H.R.8989 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)To lower consumer fuel prices, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Pallone, Frank, Jr. [Rep.-D-NJ-6] (Introduced 09/26/2022) Cosponsors: (8)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Oversight and Reform
Latest Action: House – 09/26/2022 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

Financial Services
H.R.8985 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to clarify Federal law with respect to reporting certain consumer credit information to consumer reporting agencies, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Hill, J. French [Rep.-R-AR-2] (Introduced 09/26/2022) Cosponsors: (6)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 09/26/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Health Care
H.Con.Res.109 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
Expressing support for the recognition of September 26, 2022, as “World Contraception Day” and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding global and domestic access to contraception.
Sponsor: Velazquez, Nydia M. [Rep.-D-NY-7] (Introduced 09/26/2022) Cosponsors: (13)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: House – 09/26/2022 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.8988 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for requirements for electronic-prescribing for controlled substances under group health plans and group and individual health insurance coverage.
Sponsor: O’Halleran, Tom [Rep.-D-AZ-1] (Introduced 09/26/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Education and Labor; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 09/26/2022 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

Sanctions and Trade
H.R.8982 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to suspend temporarily rates of duty on imports of certain infant formula base powder used in the manufacturing of infant formula in the United States, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: DelBene, Suzan K. [Rep.-D-WA-1] (Introduced 09/26/2022) Cosponsors: (25)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 09/26/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Tax
H.R.8983 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To rescind certain balances made available to the Internal Revenue Service and amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently increase the standard deduction.
Sponsor: Banks, Jim [Rep.-R-IN-3] (Introduced 09/26/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 09/26/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.8984 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a deduction for certain charity care furnished by physicians, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Higgins, Clay [Rep.-R-LA-3] (Introduced 09/26/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 09/26/2022 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.8986 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
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: Kildee, Daniel T. [Rep.-D-MI-5] (Introduced 09/26/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 09/26/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.