Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is not in session. The Senate is not in session.      

The HOUSE

Yesterday

The House was not in session.

Today

The House is not in session.

The SENATE

Yesterday

The Senate met for a pro forma session.

Today

The Senate is not in session.

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Cybersecurity

H.R.1108 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to extend the authority of the Federal Communications Commission to grant a license or construction permit through a system of competitive bidding.
Sponsor: McMorris Rodgers, Cathy [Rep.-R-WA-5] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1123 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information to submit to Congress a report examining the cybersecurity of mobile service networks, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Eshoo, Anna G. [Rep.-D-CA-16] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1127 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To allow for cooperate research activities between the Department of Homeland Security and Taiwan to strengthen preparedness against cyber threats and enhance capabilities in cybersecurity, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Gonzales, Tony [Rep.-R-TX-23] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Homeland Security
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.

H.R.1148 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Secretary of Energy to promulgate regulations to facilitate the timely submission of notifications regarding cybersecurity incidents and potential cybersecurity incidents with respect to critical electric infrastructure, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Walberg, Tim [Rep.-R-MI-5] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Energy/ Environment

H.R.1121 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To prohibit a moratorium on the use of hydraulic fracturing.
Sponsor: Duncan, Jeff [Rep.-R-SC-3] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (21)
Committees: House – Natural Resources; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.1115 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To provide for Federal and State agency coordination in the approval of certain authorizations under the Natural Gas Act, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Burgess, Michael C. [Rep.-R-TX-26] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1130 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To repeal restrictions on the export and import of natural gas.
Sponsor: Johnson, Bill [Rep.-R-OH-6] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1140 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to waive application of certain requirements with respect to processing and refining a critical energy resource at a critical energy resource facility, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Pence, Greg [Rep.-R-IN-6] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1141 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To repeal the natural gas tax.
Sponsor: Pfluger, August [Rep.-R-TX-11] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (35)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Financial Services

H.R.1109 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Bank Service Company Act to provide improvements with respect to State banking agencies, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Williams, Roger [Rep.-R-TX-25] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.1119 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to permit retirement plans to consider certain factors in investment decisions.
Sponsor: DelBene, Suzan K. [Rep.-D-WA-1] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Education and the Workforce
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

H.R.1122 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Federal Reserve Act to prohibit the Federal reserve banks from offering certain products or services directly to an individual, to prohibit the use of central bank digital currency for monetary policy, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Emmer, Tom [Rep.-R-MN-6] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (9)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Health Care

H.R.1110 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission, and the Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission to conduct studies and report to Congress on actions taken to expand access to telehealth services under the Medicare, Medicaid, and Children’s Health Insurance programs during the COVID-19 emergency.
Sponsor: Balderson, Troy [Rep.-R-OH-12] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 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.1113 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To streamline enrollment in health insurance affordability programs and minimum essential coverage, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Bera, Ami [Rep.-D-CA-6] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 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.1114 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To provide for optimized care, a coordinated Federal Government response, public education, and insurance reimbursement guidance for Long COVID, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Blunt Rochester, Lisa [Rep.-D-DE-At Large] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1126 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To make improvements in prenatal and maternal care, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Fischbach, Michelle [Rep.-R-MN-7] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1128 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit States to designate without any mileage limitations facilities that are located in rural areas as critical access hospitals.
Sponsor: Green, Mark E. [Rep.-R-TN-7] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.1129 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to revise regulations to remove the requirement under the Medicare program that an off-campus facility or organization shall be located within a 35-mile radius of a hospital or critical access hospital.
Sponsor: Green, Mark E. [Rep.-R-TN-7] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 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.1143 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To prohibit the declaration of a Federal emergency relating to abortion.
Sponsor: Pfluger, August [Rep.-R-TX-11] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker,

H.R.1144 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to develop a strategy for telehealth furnished by the Veterans Health Administration and submit a report on end-user devices distributed by the Secretary to veterans to facilitate such telehealth.
Sponsor: Rosendale Sr., Matthew M. [Rep.-R-MT-2] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

Sanctions and Trade

H.R.1135 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To grant certain authorities to the President to combat economic coercion by foreign adversaries, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Meeks, Gregory W. [Rep.-D-NY-5] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs; Ways and Means; Financial Services; Rules
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Financial Services, and Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.1137 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To provide for working with allies to seek increased compliance by China with certain OECD export credit standards.
Sponsor: Nunn, Zachary [Rep.-R-IA-3] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.1149 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish certain reporting and other requirements relating to telecommunications equipment and services produced or provided by certain entities, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Wild, Susan [Rep.-D-PA-7] (Introduced 02/21/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs; Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 02/21/2023 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