Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will consider the Strategic Production Response Act. The Senate will meet for potential roll call votes and to consider a resolution.             

The HOUSE

Yesterday

Summary of Business for LEGISLATIVE DAY OF JANUARY 25, 2023

H CON RES 7 – Commending the bravery, courage, and resolve of the women and men of Iran demonstrating in more than 133 cities and risking their safety to speak out against the Iranian regime’s human rights abuses
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 420 – 1 (Roll no. 36).

H R 400 – Investing in Main Street Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays (2/3 required): 411 – 13 (Roll no. 35).

H R 346 – NOTAM Improvement Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 424 – 4 (Roll no. 34).

Today

On Thursday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. First and last votes expected: 5:00 p.m.

H.R. 21 – Strategic Production Response Act (Modified-Open Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Rodgers / Energy and Commerce Committee)

The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and consideration of amendments submitted to the Congressional Record for pre-printing at least one day prior to consideration.

The SENATE

Yesterday

The Senate met for conference meetings.

Today

The Senate will convene at 10:00am and proceed to the consideration of S.Res.13, National Stalking Awareness Month.

At 1:45pm, the Senate will proceed to a roll call vote on adoption of S.Res.13.

HEARINGS COVERED

House Energy and Commerce
A Roundtable on American Energy Security

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Cybersecurity
S.90 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to require the disclosure of a camera or recording capability in certain internet-connected devices.
Sponsor: Cruz, Ted [Sen.-R-TX] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 01/25/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

H.R.498 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title V of the Public Health Service Act to secure the suicide prevention lifeline from cybersecurity incidents, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Obernolte, Jay [Rep.-R-CA-23] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce

Energy/ Environment
S.64 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to prohibit the conditioning of any permit, lease, or other use agreement on the transfer of any water right to the United States by the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Barrasso, John [Sen.-R-WY] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate – Energy and Natural Resources
Latest Action: Senate – 01/25/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

S.67 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to require the Federal Trade Commission to conduct a study on conduct related to oil and gas prices, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Cortez Masto, Catherine [Sen.-D-NV] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 01/25/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

S.71 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to extend the customs waters of the United States from 12 nautical miles to 24 nautical miles from the baselines of the United States, consistent with Presidential Proclamation 7219.
Sponsor: Scott, Rick [Sen.-R-FL] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 01/25/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance

H.R.524 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Coastal Barrier Resources Act to create an exemption for certain shoreline borrow sites.
Sponsor: Rouzer, David [Rep.-R-NC-7] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Natural Resources
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources

H.R.529 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To extend the customs waters of the United States from 12 nautical miles to 24 nautical miles from the baselines of the United States, consistent with Presidential Proclamation 7219.
Sponsor: Waltz, Michael [Rep.-R-FL-6] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Financial Services
H.R.499 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require certain additional annual disclosures by public companies and exchange-traded funds investing in companies with ties to the People’s Republic of China, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Fallon, Pat [Rep.-R-TX-4] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services

H.R.500 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Investment Company Act of 1940 to postpone the date of payment or satisfaction upon redemption of certain securities in the case of the financial exploitation of specified adults, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Wagner, Ann [Rep.-R-MO-2] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.510 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the United States Governor of, and the United States Executive Director at, the International Monetary Fund to oppose an increase in the weight of the Chinese renminbi in the Special Drawing Rights basket of the Fund, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Davidson, Warren [Rep.-R-OH-8] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services

H.R.514 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish a National Development Strategy, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Khanna, Ro [Rep.-D-CA-17] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.515 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on repurchase of corporate stock.
Sponsor: Kustoff, David [Rep.-R-TN-8] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Health Care
S.76 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to furnish tailored information to expecting mothers, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rubio, Marco [Sen.-R-FL] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (11)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 01/25/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.79 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to establish an interagency task force between the United States Patent and Trademark Office and the Food and Drug Administration for purposes of sharing information and providing technical assistance with respect to patents, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Durbin, Richard J. [Sen.-D-IL] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Judiciary
Latest Action: Senate – 01/25/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

S.80 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to establish an Inspector General of the National Institutes of Health.
Sponsor: Blackburn, Marsha [Sen.-R-TN] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 01/25/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.81 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to provide a moratorium on all Federal research grants provided to any institution of higher education or other research institute that is conducting gain-of-function research.
Sponsor: Marshall, Roger [Sen.-R-KS] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (9)
Latest Action: Senate – 01/25/2023 Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.

S.84 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to prohibit Federal funding to EcoHealth Alliance, Inc., and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Ernst, Joni [Sen.-R-IA] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 01/25/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.494 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To prohibit Federal funding to EcoHealth Alliance, Inc., and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Reschenthaler, Guy [Rep.-R-PA-14] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (16)
Committees: House – Oversight and Accountability
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Accountability.

H.R.497 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To eliminate the COVID-19 vaccine mandate on health care providers furnishing items and services under certain Federal health care programs.
Sponsor: Duncan, Jeff [Rep.-R-SC-3] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (60)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.501 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to require registrants to decline to fill certain suspicious orders, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Harshbarger, Diana [Rep.-R-TN-1] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.516 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To fight homelessness in the United States by authorizing a grant program within the Health Resources and Services Administration for housing programs that offer comprehensive services and intensive case management for homeless individuals and families.
Sponsor: Lieu, Ted [Rep.-D-CA-36] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services

H.R.517 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to furnish tailored information to expecting mothers, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Mace, Nancy [Rep.-R-SC-1] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (6)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce

H.R.526 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to prohibit the Secretary of Labor from issuing a temporary standard with respect to COVID-19 vaccination or testing, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Tenney, Claudia [Rep.-R-NY-24] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: House – Education and the Workforce
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Sanctions and Trade
S.77 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to reauthorize the State Trade Expansion Program of the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Shaheen, Jeanne [Sen.-D-NH] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Latest Action: Senate – 01/25/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.

S.85 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to impose sanctions with respect to TikTok, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Hawley, Josh [Sen.-R-MO] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 01/25/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

H.R.503 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To impose sanctions with respect to TikTok, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Buck, Ken [Rep.-R-CO-4] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs; Intelligence (Permanent Select)
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Intelligence (Permanent Select), for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

Tax
S.63 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to adjust the effective date for application of certain amendments made with respect to the credit for new clean vehicles.
Sponsor: Manchin, Joe, III [Sen.-D-WV] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 01/25/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance

S.86 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to allow Members of Congress to opt out of the Federal Employees Retirement System, and allow Members who opt out of the Federal Employees Retirement System to continue to participate in the Thrift Savings Plan.
Sponsor: Braun, Mike [Sen.-R-IN] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 01/25/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

S.87 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for the termination of certain retirement benefits for Members of Congress, except the right to continue participating in the Thrift Savings Plan, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Braun, Mike [Sen.-R-IN] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 01/25/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

H.R.521 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To guarantee the right of individuals to receive Social Security benefits under title II of the Social Security Act in full with an accurate annual cost-of-living adjustment.
Sponsor: Mooney, Alexander X. [Rep.-R-WV-2] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Ukraine
H.R.506 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To designate the Russian-based mercenary Wagner Group as a foreign terrorist organization, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Cohen, Steve [Rep.-D-TN-9] (Introduced 01/25/2023) Cosponsors: (8)
Committees: House – Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 01/25/2023 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.