Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House and Senate are not in session. 

The HOUSE

Yesterday

The House was in a pro forma session.

Today

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

Friday, October 21, at 11:00 am

The SENATE

Yesterday

The Senate was in a pro forma session. 

Today

The Senate will stand adjourned to convene for pro forma sessions only, with no business being conducted on the following dates and times:

Thursday, October 20th, at 9:00 am
Monday, October 24th at 1:45 pm
Thursday, October 27th at12:00 noon
Monday, October 31st at 10:00 am
Thursday, November 3rd at 10:30 am
Monday, November 7th at 10:30 am
Thursday, November 10th at 12:00 noon.

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Energy/ Environment
H.R.9193 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Geothermal Steam Act of 1970 to increase the frequency of lease sales, to require replacement sales, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Fulcher, Russ [Rep.-R-ID-1] (Introduced 10/18/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Natural Resources
Latest Action: House – 10/18/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

H.R.9194 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose an excise tax on water use during droughts, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Gallego, Ruben [Rep.-D-AZ-7] (Introduced 10/18/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 10/18/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Financial Services
H.R.9192 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To direct the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to establish a grant program to address deed fraud, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Cleaver, Emanuel [Rep.-D-MO-5] (Introduced 10/18/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Financial Services; Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 10/18/2022 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.9198 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to limit fiduciary consideration of non-pecuniary factors in investment decision-making.
Sponsor: Murphy, Gregory [Rep.-R-NC-3] (Introduced 10/18/2022) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Education and Labor; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 10/18/2022 Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

Health Care
H.R.9196 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To protect and expand access to donor milk, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Houlahan, Chrissy [Rep.-D-PA-6] (Introduced 10/18/2022) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Education and Labor
Latest Action: House – 10/18/2022 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.9200 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase access to accelerated nursing degree programs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Stevens, Haley M. [Rep.-D-MI-11] (Introduced 10/18/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 10/18/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.9201 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to promote mental wellness and resilience and heal mental health, behavioral health, and psychosocial problems through age and culturally appropriate community programs, and award grants for the purpose of establishing, operating, or expanding community-based mental wellness and resilience programs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Tonko, Paul [Rep.-D-NY-20] (Introduced 10/18/2022) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 10/18/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.