Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will convene to consider legislation from the Science, Space, and Technology Committee. The Senate will convene to consider nominations.

The HOUSE

Yesterday

The House was not in session.

Today

On Tuesday, the House will meet at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. First and last votes expected: 6:30 p.m.

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:
H.R. 676 – Coastal Communities Ocean Acidification Act of 2023 (Sponsored by Rep. Pingree / Science, Space, and Technology Committee)

H.R. 1715 – Advanced Weather Model Computing Development Act (Sponsored by Rep. Miller (OH) / Science, Space, and Technology Committee)

H.R. 1734 – Testing, Rapid Analysis, and Narcotic Quality Research Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Collins / Science, Space, and Technology Committee)

The SENATE

Yesterday

The Senate was not in session.

Today

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session and resume consideration of Executive Calendar #71 L. Felice Gorordo, of Florida, to be United States Alternate Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

At approximately 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the Gorordo nomination.

Cloture has been filed on the following nominations:

  1. Executive Calendar #71 L. Felice Gorordo, of Florida, to be United States Alternate Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  2. Executive Calendar #55 Glenna Laureen Wright-Gallo, of Nevada, to be Assistant Secretary for Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, Department of Education

Tuesday, May 9th at approx. 5:30pm – roll call vote:

  1. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #71 L. Felice Gorordo, of Florida, to be United States Alternate Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development

HEARINGS COVERED

House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs
Subcommittee on Technology Modernization
Topic: Electronic Health Record Modernization Deep Dive: Pharmacy (Rescheduled)