Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will meet to conduct legislative business. The Senate will meet to consider nominations.        

The HOUSE

Yesterday

H.J. RES 30 – Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to “Prudence and Loyalty in Selecting Plan Investments and Exercising Shareholder Rights”
On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 216 – 204 (Roll no. 124).

H.RES. 166 – Providing for consideration of (H.R. 347) Reduce Exacerbated Inflation Negatively Impacting the Nation Act; (H.J.Res. 30) congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of tile 5, U.S.C., of the rule submitted by the Dept. of Labor relating to Prudence & Loyalty in Selecting Plan Investments & Exercising Shareholder Rights
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by recorded vote: 216 – 205 (Roll no. 123).

H.RES. 166 – Providing for consideration of (H.R. 347) Reduce Exacerbated Inflation Negatively Impacting the Nation Act; (H.J.Res. 30) congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of tile 5, U.S.C., of the rule submitted by the Dept. of Labor relating to Prudence & Loyalty in Selecting Plan Investments & Exercising Shareholder Rights
On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 213 – 201 (Roll no. 122).

Today

On Wednesday, the House will meet 9:00 a.m. for legislative business. Last votes expected no later than 11:00 a.m.

H.R. 347 – REIN IN Act (Sponsored by Rep. Stefanik / Oversight and Accountability Committee

The SENATE

Yesterday

Roll Call Votes

  1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #16 Jamar K. Walker, of Virginia, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia; confirmed: 52-41.
  2. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #17 Jamal N. Whitehead, of Washington, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Washington: invoked: 51-43.
  3. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #17 Jamal N. Whitehead, of Washington, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Washington; confirmed: 51-43.
  4. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #14 Araceli Martinez-Olguin, of California, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of California; invoked: 48-47.
  5. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #14 Araceli Martinez-Olguin, of California, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of California; confirmed: 48-48 with the Vice President voting in the affirmative.
  6. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #13 Margaret R. Guzman, of Massachusetts, to be United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts; invoked: 48-48, with the Vice President voting in the affirmative.

Legislative Business
Passed S.227 – Improving Access to Our Courts Act

Adopted the following resolutions:

  1. S.Res.83 – School Counseling Week
  2. S.Res.84 – Rare Disease Day
  3. S.Res.85 – Assistive Technology

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

  1. S.532, National Right-to-Work Act (Paul)

Executive Business
The vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #6, Maria Araújo Kahn, of Connecticut, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, will be at a time to be determined by the Majority Leader in consultation with the Republican Leader.

Today

The Senate stands adjourned until 10:00am on Wednesday, March 1, 2023.

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session and resume consideration of Executive Calendar #13 Margaret R. Guzman, of Massachusetts, to be United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts, post-cloture.

At approximately 11:30am, the Senate will vote on confirmation of the Guzman nomination and cloture on the Lawless nomination (IL District Judge).

At approximately 2:15pm, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the Grey nomination (MI District Judge). Following the cloture vote, the Senate will proceed to Legislative Session and proceed to the immediate consideration of H.J.Res.30, providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to “Prudence and Loyalty in Selecting Plan Investments and Exercising Shareholder Rights”.

At approximately 4:00pm, the Senate will vote on passage of the joint resolution and on the motion to invoke cloture on the Simmons nomination (CA District Judge).

Cloture has been filed on the following nominations:

  1. Executive Calendar #13 Margaret R. Guzman, of Massachusetts, to be United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts
  2. Executive Calendar #24 Colleen R. Lawless, of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Central District of Illinois
  3. Executive Calendar #35 Jonathan James Canada Grey, of Michigan, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan
  4. Executive Calendar #39 James Edward Simmons, Jr., of California, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of California
  5. Executive Calendar #40 Gordon P. Gallagher, of Colorado, to be United States District Judge for the District of Colorado

Wednesday, March 1st at approx. 11:30am – 2 roll call votes:

  1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #13 Margaret R. Guzman, of Massachusetts, to be United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts
  2. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #24 Colleen R. Lawless, of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Central District of Illinois

Wednesday, March 1st at approx. 2:15pm – 1 roll call vote:

  1. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #35 Jonathan James Canada Grey, of Michigan, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan

Wednesday, March 1st at approx. 4:00pm – 2 roll call votes:

  1. Passage of H.J.Res.30, ESG CRA
  2. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #39 James Edward Simmons, Jr., of California, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of California

HEARINGS COVERED

House Energy and Commerce Committee
Promoting U.S. Innovation And Individual Liberty Through A National Standard For Data Privacy

House Committee on Natural Resources
Unlocking Indian Country’s Economic Potential

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Cybersecurity

H.R.1219 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish a food and agriculture cybersecurity clearinghouse in the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Pfluger, August [Rep.-R-TX-11] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Agriculture
Latest Action: House – 02/27/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Agriculture, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker.

S.564 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to permit parents to bring a civil action against social media companies that fail to provide parental access and data control rights with respect to the social media accounts of minor children, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Hawley, Josh [Sen.-R-MO] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 02/28/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Energy/ Environment

S.534 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to withdraw certain Bureau of Land Management land from mineral development.
Sponsor: Heinrich, Martin [Sen.-D-NM] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Energy and Natural Resources
Latest Action: Senate – 02/27/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

S.535 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to streamline the oil and gas permitting process and to recognize fee ownership for certain oil and gas drilling or spacing units, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Hoeven, John [Sen.-R-ND] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Energy and Natural Resources
Latest Action: Senate – 02/27/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

H.R.1205 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Mineral Leasing Act to streamline the oil and gas permitting process and to recognize fee ownership for certain oil and gas drilling or spacing units, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Bice, Stephanie I. [Rep.-R-OK-5] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Natural Resources
Latest Action: House – 02/27/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources

H.R.1221 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To withdraw certain Bureau of Land Management land from mineral development.
Sponsor: Stansbury, Melanie Ann [Rep.-D-NM-1] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Natural Resources
Latest Action: House – 02/27/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

S.542 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the applicable dollar amount for qualified carbon oxide which is captured and utilized for purposes of the carbon oxide sequestration credit.
Sponsor: Whitehouse, Sheldon [Sen.-D-RI] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 02/28/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

H.R.1262 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the applicable dollar amount for qualified carbon oxide which is captured and utilized for purposes of the carbon oxide sequestration credit.
Sponsor: Schweikert, David [Rep.-R-AZ-1] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 02/28/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Financial Services

H.R.1220 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To make reforms to the Bank Secrecy Act, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rose, John W. [Rep.-R-TN-6] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 02/27/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

S.544 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Federal Credit Union Act to provide a sunset for certain ways in which credit unions may be Agent members of the National Credit Union Administration Central Liquidity Facility.
Sponsor: Padilla, Alex [Sen.-D-CA] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 02/28/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

S.551 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to reduce the excessive appreciation of United States residential real estate due to foreign purchases.
Sponsor: Rubio, Marco [Sen.-R-FL] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 02/28/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.566 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify and extend the deduction for charitable contributions for individuals not itemizing deductions.
Sponsor: Lankford, James [Sen.-R-OK] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (10)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 02/28/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

H.R.1261 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for a corporate responsibility investment option under the Thrift Savings Plan.
Sponsor: Schiff, Adam B. [Rep.-D-CA-30] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Oversight and Accountability
Latest Action: House – 02/28/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Accountability.

Health Care

H.R.1199 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure equitable payment for, and preserve Medicare beneficiary access to, diagnostic radiopharmaceuticals under the Medicare hospital outpatient prospective payment system.
Sponsor: Dunn, Neal P. [Rep.-R-FL-2] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (15)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 02/27/2023 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.1201 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to remove the exclusion from medical assistance under the Medicaid Program of items and services for patients in an institution for mental diseases, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Napolitano, Grace F. [Rep.-D-CA-31] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/27/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1202 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for interest-free deferment on student loans for borrowers serving in a medical or dental internship or residency program.
Sponsor: Babin, Brian [Rep.-R-TX-36] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Education and the Workforce
Latest Action: House – 02/27/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

H.R.1210 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide the Secretary of Health and Human Services with the authority to suspend the right to introduce certain persons or property into the United States in the interest of the public health.
Sponsor: DesJarlais, Scott [Rep.-R-TN-4] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (15)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/27/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1212 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to provide for punishment for the knowing distribution of fentanyl, if death results, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Gosar, Paul A. [Rep.-R-AZ-9] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Judiciary; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/27/2023 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.1215 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a refundable healthcare worker tax credit with semiannual advance payment.
Sponsor: Magaziner, Seth [Rep.-D-RI-2] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 02/27/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means

S.569 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend title XXXIII of the Public Health Service Act with respect to flexibility and funding for the World Trade Center Health Program.
Sponsor: Gillibrand, Kirsten E. [Sen.-D-NY] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 02/28/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.570 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to improve coverage of dental and oral health services for adults under Medicaid, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Cardin, Benjamin L. [Sen.-D-MD] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 02/28/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance

Sanctions and Trade

S.538 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to prohibit the removal of Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism until Cuba satisfies certain conditions, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rubio, Marco [Sen.-R-FL] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate – Foreign Relations
Latest Action: Senate – 02/27/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations

H.R.1203 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To withhold Federal financial assistance from each country that denies or unreasonably delays the acceptance of nationals of such country who have been ordered removed from the United States and to prohibit the issuance of visas to nationals of such country.
Sponsor: Babin, Brian [Rep.-R-TX-36] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs; Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 02/27/2023 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, 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.

H.R.1225 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 10, United States Code, to prohibit the establishment or maintenance of a unit of the Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps at an educational institution owned, operated, or controlled by the Chinese Communist Party.
Sponsor: Waltz, Michael [Rep.-R-FL-6] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Armed Services
Latest Action: House – 02/27/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services

S.548 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to enhance the security of the United States and its allies, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Barrasso, John [Sen.-R-WY] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (28)
Committees: Senate – Foreign Relations
Latest Action: Senate – 02/28/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

S.552 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to extend duty-free treatment provided with respect to imports from Haiti under the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act.
Sponsor: Rubio, Marco [Sen.-R-FL] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 02/28/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

H.R.1253 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To enhance the security of the United States and its allies, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Miller, Carol D. [Rep.-R-WV-1] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs; Energy and Commerce; Financial Services; Oversight and Accountability; Ways and Means; Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 02/28/2023 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Financial Services, Oversight and Accountability, Ways and Means, and the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

Tax

S.567 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act, the Labor Management Relations Act, 1947, and the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sanders, Bernard [Sen.-I-VT] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (47)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 02/28/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.20 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the National Labor Relations Act, the Labor Management Relations Act, 1947, and the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Scott, Robert C. “Bobby” [Rep.-D-VA-3] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (204)
Committees: House – Education and the Workforce
Latest Action: House – 02/28/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

H.R.1235 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for pay equality and the more accurate computation of retirement benefits for certain firefighters employed by the Federal Government, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Connolly, Gerald E. [Rep.-D-VA-11] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Oversight and Accountability
Latest Action: House – 02/28/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Accountability.

H.R.1235 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for pay equality and the more accurate computation of retirement benefits for certain firefighters employed by the Federal Government, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Connolly, Gerald E. [Rep.-D-VA-11] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Oversight and Accountability
Latest Action: House – 02/28/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Accountability.

H.R.1260 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the limitation on the deduction for State and local taxes.
Sponsor: Santos, George [Rep.-R-NY-3] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 02/28/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.1264 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To streamline the employer reporting process and strengthen the eligibility verification process for the premium assistance tax credit and cost-sharing subsidy.
Sponsor: Smith, Adrian [Rep.-R-NE-3] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/28/2023 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

Transportation

S.537 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to preserve open competition and Federal Government neutrality towards the labor relations of Federal Government contractors on Federal and federally funded construction projects, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Young, Todd [Sen.-R-IN] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (18)
Committees: Senate – Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 02/27/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

H.R.1209 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To preserve open competition and Federal Government neutrality towards the labor relations of Federal Government contractors on Federal and federally funded construction projects, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Comer, James [Rep.-R-KY-1] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (79)
Committees: House – Oversight and Accountability
Latest Action: House – 02/27/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Accountability.

S.545 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to protect the rights of passengers with disabilities in air transportation, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Baldwin, Tammy [Sen.-D-WI] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 02/28/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

S.561 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to provide for cash refunds for canceled airline flights and tickets.
Sponsor: Markey, Edward J. [Sen.-D-MA] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 02/28/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

H.R.1233 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To provide for cash refunds for canceled airline flights and tickets.
Sponsor: Cohen, Steve [Rep.-D-TN-9] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure; Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 02/28/2023 Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker.

H.R.1238 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Secretary of Transportation to issue certain regulations to define high-hazard flammable train, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Deluzio, Christopher R. [Rep.-D-PA-17] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (12)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 02/28/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.1241 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information to establish a competitive grant program to assist local governments in providing efficient review and approval of zoning and permitting applications that facilitate the deployment of broadband infrastructure, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Fletcher, Lizzie [Rep.-D-TX-7] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 02/28/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.1257 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Secretary of Transportation, acting through the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration, to amend certain regulations to require all helicopters and rotorcraft to fly at the maximum altitude permitted by the Federal Aviation Administration in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Norton, Eleanor Holmes [Del.-D-DC-At Large] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 02/28/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.1267 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To protect the rights of passengers with disabilities in air transportation, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Titus, Dina [Rep.-D-NV-1] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 02/28/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Ukraine

S.536 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to authorize the confiscation of assets of the Russian Federation and the use of such assets to offset costs to the United States of assistance to Ukraine.
Sponsor: Daines, Steve [Sen.-R-MT] (Introduced 02/27/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 02/27/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

S.541 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to provide for the independent and objective conduct and supervision of audits and investigations relating to the programs and operations funded with amounts appropriated or otherwise made available to Ukraine for military, economic, and humanitarian aid.
Sponsor: Kennedy, John [Sen.-R-LA] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 02/28/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

S.571 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to require reports on the dangers posed by nuclear reactors in areas that might experience armed conflict.
Sponsor: Markey, Edward J. [Sen.-D-MA] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Armed Services
Latest Action: Senate – 02/28/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

H.R.1254 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the President to seek to obtain an agreement between the United States and other countries that have frozen the assets of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation under which parties to the agreement will use such assets to provide for the reconstruction of Ukraine upon cessation of hostilities in Ukraine.
Sponsor: Morelle, Joseph D. [Rep.-D-NY-25] (Introduced 02/28/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: House – 02/28/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.