Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will convene to consider legislation from the Financial Services Committee and a resolution from the Judiciary Committee. The Senate will convene to consider the nomination of Darrel James Papillion, of Louisiana, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana.

The HOUSE

Friday

The House was not in session.

Today

On Tuesday, the House will meet at 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. 835 – Fair Investment Opportunities for Professional Experts Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Hill / Financial Services Committee)

H.R. 2792 – Small Entity Update Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Wagner / Financial Services Committee)

H.R. 2795 – Enhancing Multi-Class Share Disclosures Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Meeks / Financial Services Committee)

H.R. 2796– Promoting Opportunities for Non-Traditional Capital Formation Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Waters / Financial Services Committee)

H.R. 2797 – Equal Opportunity for All Investors Act of 2023, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Flood / Financial Services Committee)

H. Res. 382– Condemning the rise of antisemitism and calling on elected officials to identify and educate others on the contributions of the Jewish American community, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Wasserman Schultz / Judiciary Committee)

The SENATE

Friday

The Senate convened for a pro forma session.

Today

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session and resume consideration of Executive Calendar #177 Darrel James Papillion, of Louisiana, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana.

At approximately 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on confirmation of the nomination.

As discussions with respect to the debt ceiling continue over the next week, Senator Schumer has announced that Senators should remain aware and be able to return to the Senate within a 24-hour period to fulfill our responsibilities to avoid default.

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

  1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #177 Darrel James Papillion, of Louisiana, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana.

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Health Care

H.R.3741 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title X of the Public Health Service Act to prohibit funds under such title from being used for any system through which counseling or referrals are provided to individuals regarding abortion services.
Sponsor: Mann, Tracey [Rep.-R-KS-1] (Introduced 05/26/2023) Cosponsors: (12)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 05/26/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3742 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Comptroller General of the United States to evaluate the Federal Government’s collection and sharing of public health data to respond to public health emergencies.
Sponsor: Peters, Scott H. [Rep.-D-CA-50] (Introduced 05/26/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 05/26/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Transportation

H.R.3743 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 to extend the advisory committee on the air travel needs of passengers with disabilities.
Sponsor: Soto, Darren [Rep.-D-FL-9] (Introduced 05/26/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 05/26/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.3744 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide housing for students enrolled in an accredited avionic program.
Sponsor: Soto, Darren [Rep.-D-FL-9] (Introduced 05/26/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 05/26/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.