Today’s Daily Update

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

The HOUSE

Yesterday

Summary of Business for LEGISLATIVE DAY OF SEPTEMBER 29, 2022

MOTION
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass Certain Bills and Concur in the Senate Amendments. Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 296 – 127 (Roll no. 473).

H R 8463 – Millennium Challenge Corporation Eligibility Expansion Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 334 – 87 (Roll no. 472).

H R 8446 – Global Food Security Reauthorization Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 331 – 95 (Roll no. 471).

S 2794 – Supporting Families of the Fallen Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 425 – 0 (Roll no. 470).

H R 8888 – Food Security for All Veterans Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 376 – 49 (Roll no. 469).

S 3662 – Preventing PFAS Runoff at Airports Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 381 – 42 (Roll no. 468).

H R 7321 – Global Aircraft Maintenance Safety Improvement Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 374 – 52 (Roll no. 467).

H R 6965 – Visit America Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 325 – 93 (Roll no. 466).

S 958 – Maximizing Outcomes through Better Investments in Lifesaving Equipment for (MOBILE) Health Care Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 414 – 7 (Roll no. 465).

S 2551 – AI Training Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 393 – 29 (Roll no. 464).

S 3470 – End Human Trafficking in Government Contracts Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 423 – 0 (Roll no. 463).

H R 8466 – Chai Suthammanont Healthy Federal Workplaces Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 351 – 73 (Roll no. 462).

S 4900 – SBIR and STTR Extension Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 415 – 9 (Roll no. 461).

H R 3843 – Merger Filing Fee Modernization Act
On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 242 – 184 (Roll no. 460).

H R 7780 – Mental Health Matters Act
On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 220 – 205 (Roll no. 459).

H R 7780 – Mental Health Matters Act
On motion to recommit Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 208 – 220 (Roll no. 458).

Today

The House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for Legislative Business

Five One Minutes per side

H. Res.  – The Rule providing for consideration of the Senate Amendment to H.R. 6833 – Continuing Appropriations and Ukraine Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2023, and of the bill H.R. 8987 – Fairness for 9/11 Families Act

Senate Amendment to H.R. 6833 – Continuing Appropriations and Ukraine Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2023 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Rosa DeLauro / Appropriations Committee)

H.R. 8987 – Fairness for 9/11 Families Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Jerry Nadler / Judiciary Committee)

Special Orders: Republicans have the first hour

The SENATE

Yesterday

Passed, 72-25: Passage of Cal. #389, H.R.6833, the legislative vehicle for the Continuing Resolution, as amended. (60-vote affirmative threshold) 

Today

The Senate stands adjourned for pro forma sessions only with no business conducted on the following dates and times:

Friday, September 30th at 8:55 a.m.;
Tuesday, October 4th at 10:00 a.m.; and
Friday, October 7th at 10:00 a.m.

When the Senate adjourns on Friday, October 7th, it will next convene at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 11th.

HEARINGS COVERED

MedPAC
Analysis of Part D Data on Drug Rebates and Discounts