Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House and Senate are in pro forma sessions.      

The HOUSE

Friday

The House was in a pro forma session. 

Today

The House is in a pro forma session. 

The SENATE

Friday

 The Senate was in a pro forma session. 

Today

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

Tuesday, January 17th at 1:00pm; and
Friday, January 20th at 1:00pm.

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Energy/ Environment
H.R. 356 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a minimum number of oil and gas lease sales in certain areas, to prevent delays in oil and gas leasing, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Carl, Jerry L. [Rep.-R-AL-1] (Introduced 01/13/2023) Cosponsors: (13)
Committees: House – Natural Resources
Latest Action: House – 01/13/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Tax
H.R.360 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To ensure that employees of the Internal Revenue Service are brought back to their offices until the backlog of 2020 tax returns has been eliminated.
Sponsor: Meuser, Daniel [Rep.-R-PA-9] (Introduced 01/13/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 01/13/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.368 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to promote new business innovation, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Buchanan, Vern [Rep.-R-FL-16] (Introduced 01/13/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 01/13/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.