Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is not in session. The Senate will consider a nominee for the Assistant Secretary of Defense.           

The HOUSE

Friday

The House was in a pro forma session.  

Today

The House is not in session.  

The SENATE

Friday

The Senate was not in session.  

Today

3:00 p.m. Monday, January 23 

The Senate will begin consideration of PN1, Brendan Owens, of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense. 

5:30 p.m. 

The Senate will VOTE on confirmation. 

This will also be the first day to introduce legislation, co-sponsorships, and statements for the Record for the 118th Congress. 

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Energy/ Environment
H.R.426 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to end the investment tax credit for offshore wind facilities in the inland navigable waters of the United States.
Sponsor: Langworthy, Nicholas A. [Rep.-R-NY-23] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.432 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To lower consumer fuel prices, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Pallone, Frank, Jr. [Rep.-D-NJ-6] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Oversight and Accountability
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Oversight and Accountability, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.433 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish a moratorium on oil and gas leasing on public land on the Central Coast of California.
Sponsor: Panetta, Jimmy [Rep.-D-CA-19] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Natural Resources
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Financial Services
H.R.414 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Small Business Act to establish a rural manufacturing forgivable loan program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Finstad, Brad [Rep.-R-MN-1] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Small Business; Appropriations
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the Committee on Small Business, and in addition to the Committee on Appropriations, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.440 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 31, United States Code, to limit the face value of coins.
Sponsor: Timmons, William R. IV [Rep.-R-SC-4] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Health Care
H.R. 398 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit the Secretary of Health and Human Services from conducting or supporting any research involving human fetal tissue that is obtained pursuant to an induced abortion, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Luetkemeyer, Blaine [Rep.-R-MO-3] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (31)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.416 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title IV of the Public Health Service Act to prohibit sale or transactions relating to human fetal tissue.
Sponsor: Franklin, C. Scott [Rep.-R-FL-18] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (14)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.417 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To provide a set-aside of funds for Indian populations under the health profession opportunity grant program under section 2008 of the Social Security Act, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Gomez, Jimmy [Rep.-D-CA-34] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.420 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for enhanced Medicare beneficiary information through access to annual Medicare notifications in multiple languages.
Sponsor: Gomez, Jimmy [Rep.-D-CA-34] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.421 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To prohibit chemical abortions performed without the presence of a healthcare provider, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Good, Bob [Rep.-R-VA-5] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (27)
Committees: House – Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

H.R.427 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prohibit the approval of new abortion drugs, to prohibit investigational use exemptions for abortion drugs, and to impose additional regulatory requirements with respect to previously approved abortion drugs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Latta, Robert E. [Rep.-R-OH-5] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (32)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.428 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the unlawful disposal of fetal remains.
Sponsor: Latta, Robert E. [Rep.-R-OH-5] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

H.R.431 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To implement equal protection under the 14th article of amendment to the Constitution for the right to life of each born and preborn human person.
Sponsor: Mooney, Alexander X. [Rep.-R-WV-2] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (64)
Committees: House – Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

H.R.435 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To prohibit the award of Federal funds to an institution of higher education that hosts or is affiliated with a student-based service site that provides abortion drugs or abortions to students of the institution or to employees of the institution or site, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Roy, Chip [Rep.-R-TX-21] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (25)
Committees: House – Education and the Workforce
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

H.R.445 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish within the Department of Health and Human Services an Ombuds for Reproductive and Sexual Health.
Sponsor: Williams, Nikema [Rep.-D-GA-5] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Tax
H.R.415 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To repeal the debt ceiling, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Foster, Bill [Rep.-D-IL-11] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (42)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.418 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to designate projects serving extremely low-income households for purposes of allocating the State housing credit ceiling and determining an increased amount of low-income housing tax credit.
Sponsor: Gomez, Jimmy [Rep.-D-CA-34] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.419 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an investment credit for the conversion of office buildings into other uses.
Sponsor: Gomez, Jimmy [Rep.-D-CA-34] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.429 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to deny the trade or business expense deduction for the reimbursement of employee costs of child gender transition procedure or travel to obtain an abortion.
Sponsor: Mast, Brian J. [Rep.-R-FL-21] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Transportation
H.R.422 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To condition the receipt of certain grants by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority on exempting certain drivers from congestion fees, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Gottheimer, Josh [Rep.-D-NJ-5] (Introduced 01/20/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Ways and Means; Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 01/20/2023 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker