Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is not in session. The Senate will meet for a pro forma session.      

The HOUSE

Yesterday

The House is not in session.

Today

The House is not in session.

The SENATE

Yesterday

The Senate met for a pro forma session.

Today

The Senate will meet for a pro forma session.

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Cybersecurity

H.R.1081 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To protect Americans from the threat posed by certain foreign adversaries using current or potential future social media companies that those foreign adversaries control to surveil Americans, gather sensitive data about Americans, or spread influence campaigns, propaganda, and censorship.
Sponsor: Gallagher, Mike [Rep.-R-WI-8] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Energy/ Environment

H.R.1056 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Comptroller General to conduct a study to assess certain environmental review processes with regard to offshore wind projects, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Smith, Christopher H. [Rep.-R-NJ-4] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Natural Resources
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

H.R.1058 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish a more uniform, transparent, and modern process to authorize the construction, connection, operation, and maintenance of international border-crossing facilities for the import and export of oil and natural gas and the transmission of electricity.
Sponsor: Armstrong, Kelly [Rep.-R-ND-At Large] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Transportation and Infrastructure; Natural Resources
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, and Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.1067 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Mineral Leasing Act to clarify the effect of a pending civil action on the processing of an application for a permit to drill, to require courts to remand lease sale Environmental Impact Statements to agencies to remedy when necessary, and to establish a term limit for permits to drill.
Sponsor: Boebert, Lauren [Rep.-R-CO-3] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: House – Natural Resources
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

H.R.1068 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Department of Energy Organization Act to secure the supply of critical energy resources, including critical minerals and other materials, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Bucshon, Larry [Rep.-R-IN-8] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1069 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act to require reporting regarding clean energy demonstration projects, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Carey, Mike [Rep.-R-OH-15] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Science, Space, and Technology
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology.

H.R.1070 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act to provide the owner or operator of a critical energy resource facility an interim permit under subtitle C that is subject to final approval by the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Carter, Earl L. “Buddy” [Rep.-R-GA-1] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1085 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Secretary of Energy to direct the National Petroleum Council to issue a report with respect to petrochemical refineries in the United States, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Latta, Robert E. [Rep.-R-OH-5] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1086 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Secretary of Energy to establish a Nuclear Fuel Security Program, expand the American Assured Fuel Supply Program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Latta, Robert E. [Rep.-R-OH-5] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Science, Space, and Technology
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

Health Care

H.R.1066 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to issue and disseminate guidance to States to clarify strategies to address social determinants of health under the Medicaid program and the Children’s Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Blunt Rochester, Lisa [Rep.-D-DE-At Large] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1072 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize supplemental awards to health centers to establish community transformation hubs.
Sponsor: Clarke, Yvette D. [Rep.-D-NY-9] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1076 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Comptroller General of the United States to carry out a study on the trafficking into the United States of synthetic drugs, and related illicit finance, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: De La Cruz, Monica [Rep.-R-TX-15] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Financial Services; Judiciary; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.1079 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to implement a minimum work requirement for able-bodied adults enrolled in State Medicaid programs.
Sponsor: Gaetz, Matt [Rep.-R-FL-1] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1080 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To provide for the reinstatement or compensation of Federal employees forced to resign their careers between September 9, 2021, and January 24, 2022, because of the Federal COVID-19 vaccination mandate, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Gaetz, Matt [Rep.-R-FL-1] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Oversight and Accountability; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Accountability, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.1090 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to enhance medical device communications and ensure device cleanliness.
Sponsor: Lieu, Ted [Rep.-D-CA-36] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1092 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To strengthen the use of patient-experience data within the benefit-risk framework for approval of new drugs.
Sponsor: Matsui, Doris O. [Rep.-D-CA-7] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce

Sanctions and Trade

H.R.1103 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the President to remove the extension of certain privileges, exemptions, and immunities to the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Offices if Hong Kong no longer enjoys a high degree of autonomy from the People’s Republic of China, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Smith, Christopher H. [Rep.-R-NJ-4] (Introduced 02/17/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs; Rules
Latest Action: House – 02/17/2023 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.