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 28th at 10:00 am 

The SENATE

Yesterday

The Senate was not in 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 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 

Cybersecurity
H.R.9229 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to codify certain recommendations made by the Government Accountability Office with respect to the Department of Health and Human Services and cybersecurity, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Guthrie, Brett [Rep.-R-KY-2] (Introduced 10/25/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 10/25/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.9234 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To direct the Secretary of Energy to promulgate regulations to facilitate the timely submission of notifications regarding cybersecurity incidents and potential cybersecurity incidents with respect to critical electric infrastructure, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: McMorris Rodgers, Cathy [Rep.-R-WA-5] (Introduced 10/25/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 10/25/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Energy/ Environment
H.R.9230 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To increase the authorization of appropriations for grants to States to defray the expenses of the States related to the establishment and operation of a State underground injection control program for permitting Class VI wells for the injection of carbon dioxide.
Sponsor: Joyce, David P. [Rep.-R-OH-14] (Introduced 10/25/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 10/25/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Financial Services
H.R.9224 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
Protecting Wages of Essential Workers Act of 2022
Sponsor: Adams, Alma S. [Rep.-D-NC-12] (Introduced 10/25/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 10/25/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.9226 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require annual reporting on assets of institutions of higher education.
Sponsor: Cleaver, Emanuel [Rep.-D-MO-5] (Introduced 10/25/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services; Education and Labor
Latest Action: House – 10/25/2022 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

Health Care
H.R.9227 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish and maintain a local gun violence prevention laws database, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: DeSaulnier, Mark [Rep.-D-CA-11] (Introduced 10/25/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 10/25/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.9228 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to the information security policies and practices of the National Institutes of Health, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Griffith, H. Morgan [Rep.-R-VA-9] (Introduced 10/25/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 10/25/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Sanctions and Trade
H.R.9236 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To direct the Federal Communications Commission to publish a list of entities that hold authorizations, licenses, or other grants of authority issued by the Commission and that have certain foreign ownership, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Stefanik, Elise M. [Rep.-R-NY-21] (Introduced 10/25/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 10/25/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Tax
H.R.9231 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a temporary allowance for entertainment business expenses, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: LaHood, Darin [Rep.-R-IL-18] (Introduced 10/25/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 10/25/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Transportation
H.R.9232 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To require the inspector general of the Department of Transportation to conduct an audit on the use of Federal funds by certain entities providing public transportation, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Malliotakis, Nicole [Rep.-R-NY-11] (Introduced 10/25/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 10/25/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.