Today’s Daily Update

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

The HOUSE

Yesterday

The House was not in session.

Today

The House is not in session.

The SENATE

Yesterday

Roll Call Votes

  1. Passage of H.J.Res.45, Student Loans CRA; passed: 52-46.
  2. Paul amdt #107; not agreed to 21-75.
  3. Braun amdt #91; not agreed to 35-62.
  4. Marshall amdt #110; not agreed to 46-51.
  5. Sullivan amdt #125; not agreed to 49-48 (60 vote threshold).
  6. Hawley amdt #93; not agreed to 17-81.
  7. Kennedy amdt #104; not agreed to 46-51.
  8. Cotton amdt #106; not agreed to 48-51.
  9. Budd amdt #134; not agreed to 47-52.
  10. Lee amdt #98; not agreed to 48-51.
  11. Kaine amdt #101; not agreed to 30-69.
  12. Passage of H.R. 3746 Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2023; passed: 63-36.

Legislative Business
By voice vote, did not agree to Kennedy amendment #102.

Adopted the following resolutions:
S.Res.232, DIPG Pediatric Brain Cancer Awareness Day
S.Res.233, Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month
S.Res.234, Older Americans Month
S.Res.235, Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day and Week

Today

The Senate stands adjourned until 10:15am on Friday, June 2, 2023 for a pro forma session only with no business conducted.

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Cybersecurity

S.1802 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to direct the Secretary of Defense to establish a fund for the conduct of collaborative defense projects between the United States and Israel in emerging technologies, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Peters, Gary C. [Sen.-D-MI] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Foreign Relations
Latest Action: Senate – 06/01/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Energy/ Environment

S.1793 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a tax credit for installation of regionally significant electric power transmission lines.
Sponsor: Heinrich, Martin [Sen.-D-NM] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 06/01/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.1804 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Federal Power Act to facilitate more expeditious review and permitting of certain electric transmission facilities, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Heinrich, Martin [Sen.-D-NM] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Energy and Natural Resources
Latest Action: Senate – 06/01/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

Financial Services

S.1787 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide special rules for purposes of determining if financial guaranty insurance companies are qualifying insurance corporations under the passive foreign investment company rules.
Sponsor: Menendez, Robert [Sen.-D-NJ] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 06/01/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.1790 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Federal Deposit Insurance Act to clarify that the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and appropriate Federal regulators have the authority to claw back certain compensation paid to executives, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Warren, Elizabeth [Sen.-D-MA] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (12)
Committees: Senate – Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 06/01/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

S.1799 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require the registration of proxy advisory firms, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Hagerty, Bill [Sen.-R-TN] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 06/01/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

H.R.3787 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify certain rules applicable to qualified small issue manufacturing bonds, to expand certain exceptions to the private activity bond rules for first-time farmers, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: LaHood, Darin [Rep.-R-IL-16] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 06/01/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Health Care

S.1789 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the review of claims for benefits under laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
Sponsor: Kennedy, John [Sen.-R-LA] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 06/01/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

S.1792 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to modify the program of comprehensive assistance for family caregivers of veterans, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Tester, Jon [Sen.-D-MT] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (6)
Committees: Senate – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 06/01/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

S.1797 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to establish a demonstration program to allow States to test payment models for maternity care provided under Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program.
Sponsor: Casey, Robert P., Jr. [Sen.-D-PA] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 06/01/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.1798 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to establish a Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction Office and an Office of Health Security in the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Peters, Gary C. [Sen.-D-MI] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 06/01/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

S.1800 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize and extend the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Prevention and Services program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Murkowski, Lisa [Sen.-R-AK] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 06/01/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.1803 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to revise payment for air ambulance services under the Medicare program.
Sponsor: Bennet, Michael F. [Sen.-D-CO] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 06/01/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

H.R.3790 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 38, United States Code, to extend increased dependency and indemnity compensation paid to surviving spouses of veterans who die from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, regardless of how long the veterans had such disease prior to death.
Sponsor: Slotkin, Elissa [Rep.-D-MI-7] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: House – 06/01/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

H.R.3791 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to public health data accessibility, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Underwood, Lauren [Rep.-D-IL-14] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/01/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Sanctions and Trade

S.1791 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to require the Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency to conduct a comparative study on the defense budgets of the People’s Republic of China and the United States, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Romney, Mitt [Sen.-R-UT] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Intelligence (Select)
Latest Action: Senate – 06/01/2023 Read twice and referred to the Select Committee on Intelligence.

Tax

H.R.3784 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title VII of the Social Security Act to provide for a single point of contact at the Social Security Administration for individuals who are victims of identity theft.
Sponsor: Ferguson, A. Drew, IV [Rep.-R-GA-3] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 06/01/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.3789 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to give the National Taxpayer Advocate the authority to comment on Treasury regulations.
Sponsor: Neguse, Joe [Rep.-D-CO-2] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 06/01/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Transportation

H.R.3777 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to provide assistance for common interest communities, condominiums, and housing cooperatives damaged by a major disaster, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rouzer, David [Rep.-R-NC-7] (Introduced 05/31/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 06/01/2023 Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management.

H.R.3780 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To modify the termination of the aviation consumer protection advisory committee, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Titus, Dina [Rep.-D-NV-1] (Introduced 05/31/2023) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 06/01/2023 Referred to the Subcommittee on Aviation.

S.1796 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to direct the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Authority to continue operation of the Advanced Materials Center of Excellence, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Moran, Jerry [Sen.-R-KS] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 06/01/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

H.R.3781 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 40, United States Code, to direct the Administrator of General Services to incorporate practices and strategies to reduce bird fatality resulting from collisions with certain public buildings, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Griffith, H. Morgan [Rep.-R-VA-9] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 06/01/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.3782 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To provide emergency relief for American short line railroads, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Donalds, Byron [Rep.-R-FL-19] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (10)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 06/01/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.3785 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 23, United States Code, to require that public employees perform construction inspection work for federally funded highway projects, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Garamendi, John [Rep.-D-CA-8] (Introduced 06/01/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 06/01/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.