Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is not in session. The Senate will consider the nomination for the Chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.    

The HOUSE

Friday

The House was in a pro forma session.  

Today

The House is not in session.  

The House will be in a pro forma session Tuesday, December 20th at 12 noon.  

The SENATE

Friday

The Senate was not in session.  

Today

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session to consider Executive Calendar #1301, Martin J. Gruenberg, of Maryland, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. 

Senators should expect a 5:30pm roll call vote on either the Gruenberg nomination or in relation to the Omnibus.

 LEGISLATION INTRODUCED 

Energy/ Environment
H.R.9607 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To prohibit States, local governments, or State regulatory authorities from prohibiting a natural gas consumer from connecting or reconnecting to a gas utility for natural gas service, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Jacobs, Chris [Rep.-R-NY-27] (Introduced 12/16/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 12/16/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.9608 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to make certain activities for the removal of plastic waste and post-consumer materials from wastewater eligible for assistance under the State water pollution control revolving funds, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Jacobs, Chris [Rep.-R-NY-27] (Introduced 12/16/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 12/16/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Tax
H.R.9611 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To delay the implementation of the modifications of exceptions for reporting of third party network transactions.
Sponsor: Miller, Carol D. [Rep.-R-WV-3] (Introduced 12/16/2022) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 12/16/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.9612 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)
To direct the Secretary of the Treasury to report to Congress regarding audit rates of taxpayers claiming the adoption tax credit and regarding the audit practices for refundable and nonrefundable personal tax credits.
Sponsor: Moore, Blake D. [Rep.-R-UT-1] (Introduced 12/16/2022) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 12/16/2022 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.