Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House and Senate are not in session.         

The HOUSE

Yesterday

H CON RES 9 – Denouncing the horrors of socialism
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 328 – 86, 14 Present (Roll no. 106).

H RES 76 – Removing a certain Member from a certain standing committee of the House
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 218 – 211, 1 Present (Roll no. 105).

Today

The House is not in session.

The SENATE

Yesterday

Roll Call Votes

  1. Confirmation of the nomination of Joseph Lee Falk, of Florida, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term of four years; confirmed: 60-37.

Legislative Business
Agreed to H.Con.Res.11, State of the Union

Adopted the following resolutions:
S.Res.27, Blue Star Mother’s Day
S.Res.28, Space Shuttle Columbia
S.Res.29, National Tribal Colleges and Universities Week
S.Res.30, Majority Party Committee Membership
S.Res.31, Minority Party Committee Membership

Completed the Rule 14 process to place the following on the Legislative Calendar of Business:

  1. S.214, Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act (Cornyn)
  2. S.219, No Budget, No Pay Act (Braun)

Began the Rule 14 process to place the following on the Legislative Calendar of Business:

  1. S.259, Transportation Fuel Market Transparency Act (Cantwell)

Today

The Senate is not in session.

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Cybersecurity

H.R.750 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require any person that sells or distributes a mobile application that the Federal Government has prohibited for Government-owned devices to disclose that fact to any individual who downloads, updates, or otherwise uses such application, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Cammack, Kat [Rep.-R-FL-3] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.784 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require any person that maintains an internet website or that sells or distributes a mobile application that is owned, wholly or partially, by the Chinese Communist Party or by a non-state-owned entity located in the People’s Republic of China, to disclose that fact to any individual who downloads or otherwise uses such website or application.
Sponsor: Fulcher, Russ [Rep.-R-ID-1] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.821 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require providers of social media platforms to prohibit children under the age of 16 from accessing such social media platforms, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Stewart, Chris [Rep.-R-UT-2] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Energy/Environment

S.231 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Agricultural Credit Act of 1978 to remove barriers to agricultural producers in accessing funds to carry out emergency measures under the emergency conservation program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Fischer, Deb [Sen.-R-NE] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.

S.235 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to provide that consumer room air cleaners are covered products to which certain energy conservation standards apply, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Shaheen, Jeanne [Sen.-D-NH] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Energy and Natural Resources
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

S.240 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to prohibit the use of Federal funds to ban gas stoves.
Sponsor: Cruz, Ted [Sen.-R-TX] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

S.244 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to prohibit any rule or guidance that bans gas stoves in the United States.
Sponsor: Cotton, Tom [Sen.-R-AR] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

Financial Services

S.245 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to provide requirements for the appropriate Federal banking agencies when requesting or ordering a depository institution to terminate a specific customer account, to provide for additional requirements related to subpoenas issued under the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act of 1989, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Cruz, Ted [Sen.-R-TX] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate – Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

H.R.758 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the appropriate Federal banking agencies to establish a 3-year phase-in period for de novo financial institutions to comply with Federal capital standards, to provide relief for de novo rural community banks, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Barr, Andy [Rep.-R-KY-6] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.803 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct certain financial regulators to exclude representatives of the Peoples Republic of China from certain banking organizations upon notice of certain threats or danger, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Lucas, Frank D. [Rep.-R-OK-3] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Financial Services; Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.804 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To prohibit money services businesses from engaging in any transaction that involves a central bank digital currency issued by the People’s Republic of China, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Luetkemeyer, Blaine [Rep.-R-MO-3] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.806 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Secretary of the Treasury to instruct the United States Executive Director at the World Bank and other international financial institutions to support assistance for nuclear energy, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: McHenry, Patrick T. [Rep.-R-NC-10] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.827 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Comptroller General to submit to Congress a report on the capacity of Federally-assisted housing to support broadband service, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Williams, Nikema [Rep.-D-GA-5] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.747 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require issuers filing annual reports with the Securities and Exchange Commission to disclose whether the issuers have connections with the Chinese Communist Party, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Tenney, Claudia [Rep.-R-NY-24] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Health Care

S.226 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to establish eligibility requirements for education support professionals and school support staff under the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Duckworth, Tammy [Sen.-D-IL] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.237 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to preserve access to abortion medications.
Sponsor: Smith, Tina [Sen.-D-MN] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (9)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.242 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 and title 5, United States Code, to permit leave to care for a domestic partner, parent-in-law, or adult child, or another related individual, who has a serious health condition, and to allow employees to take, as additional leave, parental involvement and family wellness leave to participate in or attend their children’s and grandchildren’s educational and extracurricular activities or meet family care needs.
Sponsor: Durbin, Richard J. [Sen.-D-IL] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.260 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit nurse practitioners and physician assistants to satisfy the documentation requirement under the Medicare program for coverage of certain shoes for individuals with diabetes.
Sponsor: Brown, Sherrod [Sen.-D-OH] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.261 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to authorize the use of grant amounts for providing training and resources for first responders on the use of containment devices to prevent secondary exposure to fentanyl and other potentially lethal substances, and purchasing such containment devices for use by first responders.
Sponsor: Brown, Sherrod [Sen.-D-OH] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Judiciary
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

S.265 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to reauthorize the rural emergency medical service training and equipment assistance program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Durbin, Richard J. [Sen.-D-IL] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text: CR S236)

H.R.744 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To address behavioral health and well-being among education professionals and other school staff.
Sponsor: Bonamici, Suzanne [Rep.-D-OR-1] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Education and the Workforce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker.

H.R.751 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require as a condition of satisfying the definition of an approved medical residency training program for purposes of payments under Medicare for costs related to graduate medical education for hospitals operating such a program to submit information to encourage more equitable treatment of osteopathic and allopathic candidates in the residency application and review process, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Harshbarger, Diana [Rep.-R-TN-1] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 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.753 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to use on-site regulated medical waste treatment systems at certain Department of Veterans Affairs facilities, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Bost, Mike [Rep.-R-IL-12] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs

H.R.754 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish an advisory commission regarding eligibility for health care furnished by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
Sponsor: Bost, Mike [Rep.-R-IL-12] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

H.R.757 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to prohibit manufacturing or distributing candy-flavored controlled substances for minors, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Banks, Jim [Rep.-R-IN-3] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Judiciary; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.766 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 respecting the scoring of preventive health savings.
Sponsor: Burgess, Michael C. [Rep.-R-TX-26] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Budget
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on the Budget.

H.R.767 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To preserve access to abortion medications.
Sponsor: Bush, Cori [Rep.-D-MO-1] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.770 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish eligibility requirements for education support professionals and school support staff under the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Casten, Sean [Rep.-D-IL-6] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (33)
Committees: House – Education and the Workforce; Oversight and Accountability; House Administration
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committees on Oversight and Accountability, and House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.772 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To prohibit the Federal Government from issuing vaccine passports, to prohibit businesses from discriminating against patrons and customers by requiring documentation certifying COVID-19 vaccination, or post-transmission recovery, as a condition on the provision of products or services, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Davidson, Warren [Rep.-R-OH-8] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Oversight and Accountability; Energy and Commerce; Education and the Workforce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Accountability, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and Education and the Workforce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker,

H.R.773 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To help persons in the United States experiencing homelessness and significant behavioral health issues, including substance use disorders, by authorizing a grant program within the Department of Housing and Urban Development to assist State and local governments, Continuums of Care, community-based organizations that administer both health and homelessness services, and providers of services to people experiencing homelessness, better coordinate health care and homelessness services, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Dean, Madeleine [Rep.-D-PA-4] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.789 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 and title 5, United States Code, to permit leave to care for a domestic partner, parent-in-law, or adult child, or another related individual, who has a serious health condition, and to allow employees to take, as additional leave, parental involvement and family wellness leave to participate in or attend their children’s and grandchildren’s educational and extracurricular activities or meet family care needs.
Sponsor: Hayes, Jahana [Rep.-D-CT-5] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (9)
Committees: House – Education and the Workforce; Oversight and Accountability; House Administration
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committees on Oversight and Accountability, and House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.808 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the assignment of patient advocates at medical facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Sponsor: Moolenaar, John R. [Rep.-R-MI-2] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (9)
Committees: House – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

H.R.812 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To repeal the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022.
Sponsor: Ogles, Andrew [Rep.-R-TN-5] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (20)
Committees: House – Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce; Agriculture; Natural Resources; Financial Services; Science, Space, and Technology; Transportation and Infrastructure; Oversight and Accountability
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Agriculture, Natural Resources, Financial Services, Science, Space, and Technology, Transportation and Infrastructure, and Oversight and Accountability

H.R.814 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To protect benefits provided under Social Security, Medicare, and any other program of benefits administered by the Social Security Administration or the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Sponsor: Pocan, Mark [Rep.-D-WI-2] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Rules
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Rules

H.R.794 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To eliminate the COVID-19 vaccine and mask requirement in head start programs.
Sponsor: Joyce, David P. [Rep.-R-OH-14] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Education and the Workforce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Sanctions and Trade

S.229 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to require SelectUSA to coordinate with State-level economic development organizations to increase foreign direct investment in semiconductor-related manufacturing and production.
Sponsor: Peters, Gary C. [Sen.-D-MI] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

S.256 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to terminate certain waivers of sanctions with respect to Iran issued in connection with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Cruz, Ted [Sen.-R-TX] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (11)
Committees: Senate – Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

S.257 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to prohibit contracting with persons that have business operations with the Maduro regime, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Scott, Rick [Sen.-R-FL] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

H.R.742 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require that any person that maintains an internet website or that sells or distributes a mobile application that stores and maintains information collected from such website or application in the People’s Republic of China to disclose that such information is stored and maintained in the People’s Republic of China and whether the Chinese Communist Party or a Chinese state-owned entity has access to such information.
Sponsor: Duncan, Jeff [Rep.-R-SC-3] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.748 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 40, United States Code, to prohibit the distribution of Federal funds to certain entities related to the People’s Republic of China for certain public works projects, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Tenney, Claudia [Rep.-R-NY-24] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.749 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To prohibit the provision of Federal funds to certain entities subject to sanctions imposed by the United States.
Sponsor: Tenney, Claudia [Rep.-R-NY-24] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Oversight and Accountability
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Accountability

H.R.752 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require SelectUSA to coordinate with State-level economic development organizations to increase foreign direct investment in semiconductor-related manufacturing and production.
Sponsor: Eshoo, Anna G. [Rep.-D-CA-16] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.760 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To impose sanctions with respect to Communist Chinese military and surveillance companies.
Sponsor: Barr, Andy [Rep.-R-KY-6] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs; Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker,

H.R.762 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish the Supply Chain Resiliency and Crisis Response Office in the Department of Commerce, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Blunt Rochester, Lisa [Rep.-D-DE-At Large] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.763 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish an Office of Manufacturing Security and Resilience in the Department of Commerce, to provide for a Department of Commerce assessment and strategy to counter threats to critical supply chains, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Blunt Rochester, Lisa [Rep.-D-DE-At Large] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.796 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish the Supply Chain Resiliency and Crisis Response Office in the Department of Commerce, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Kelly, Robin L. [Rep.-D-IL-2] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.801 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title III of the Public Health Service Act to provide for suspension of entries and imports from designated countries to prevent the spread of communicable diseases and import into the United States of certain controlled substances.
Sponsor: Lesko, Debbie [Rep.-R-AZ-8] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.813 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Secretary of Commerce, in coordination with the heads of other relevant Federal departments and agencies, to conduct an interagency review of and report to Congress on ways to increase the global competitiveness of the United States in attracting foreign direct investment.
Sponsor: Pence, Greg [Rep.-R-IN-6] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.820 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
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 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Tax

S.232 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to provide limits on the reduction of Internal Revenue Service user fees.
Sponsor: Blackburn, Marsha [Sen.-R-TN] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.234 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the new markets tax credit, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Cardin, Benjamin L. [Sen.-D-MD] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

H.R.781 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to clarify the status of an independent contractor, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Ferguson, A. Drew, IV [Rep.-R-GA-3] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: House – Education and the Workforce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

H.R.790 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the firearm transfer tax, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Hinson, Ashley [Rep.-R-IA-2] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (17)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.792 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit taking minors across State lines in circumvention of laws requiring the involvement of parents in abortion decisions.
Sponsor: Johnson, Mike [Rep.-R-LA-4] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (16)
Committees: House – Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

H.R.795 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to authorize the use of grant amounts for providing training and resources for first responders on the use of containment devices to prevent secondary exposure to fentanyl and other potentially lethal substances, and purchasing such containment devices for use by first responders.
Sponsor: Joyce, David P. [Rep.-R-OH-14] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: House – Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

H.R.802 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the CARES Act to remove a requirement on lessors to provide notice to vacate, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Loudermilk, Barry [Rep.-R-GA-11] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (6)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services

H.R.815 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 38, United States Code, to make certain improvements relating to the eligibility of veterans to receive reimbursement for emergency treatment furnished through the Veterans Community Care program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: McMorris Rodgers, Cathy [Rep.-R-WA-5] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

H.R.822 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use, to award grants to eligible entities to establish or maintain a student mental health and safety helpline, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Stewart, Chris [Rep.-R-UT-2] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.824 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income and Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat benefits for telehealth services offered under a group health plan or group health insurance coverage as excepted benefits.
Sponsor: Walberg, Tim [Rep.-R-MI-5] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Education and the Workforce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Education and the Workforce, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

Transportation

S.259 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to ensure transparent and competitive transportation fuel markets in order to protect consumers from unwarranted price increases.
Sponsor: Cantwell, Maria [Sen.-D-WA] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Latest Action: Senate – 02/02/2023 Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.

Ukraine

H.R.759 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To limit the authority of the Secretary of the Treasury to authorize United States financial institutions to engage in certain Russian-related energy transactions.
Sponsor: Barr, Andy [Rep.-R-KY-6] (Introduced 02/02/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 02/02/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.