Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will convene to consider the Gas Stove Protection and Freedom Act (H.R. 1615). The Senate will convene to consider the nominations of David Crane to be Under Secretary of Energy, Dale E. Ho to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York, and Dilawar Syed to be Deputy Administrator of the Small Business Administration.

The HOUSE

Yesterday

H R 2812 – Middle Market IPO Cost Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 390 – 10 (Roll no. 246).

H R 2793 – Encouraging Public Offerings Act
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 384 – 13 (Roll no. 245).

Today

On Tuesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and noon for legislative business. First votes expected: 1:30 p.m. Last votes expected: 4:00 p.m.

Legislation Considered Pursuant to a Rule:
H.R. 1615 – Gas Stove Protection and Freedom Act (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Armstrong / Energy and Commerce Committee)

The Rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order two amendments, which can be found here

The SENATE

Yesterday

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 #179 David Crane, of New Jersey, to be Under Secretary of Energy.

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

Cloture has been filed on the following nominations:

  1. Executive Calendar #179 David Crane, of New Jersey, to be Under Secretary of Energy
  2. Executive Calendar #26 Dale E. Ho, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York
  3. Executive Calendar #81 Dilawar Syed, of California, to be Deputy Administrator of the Small Business Administration

Tuesday, June 6th at approx. 5:30pm – roll call vote:

  1. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #179 David Crane, of New Jersey, to be Under Secretary of Energy

HEARINGS COVERED

House Committee on the Judiciary
Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet
IP and Strategic Competition with China: Part II – Prioritizing U.S. Innovation Over Assisting Foreign Adversaries

House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs
Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs; Subcommittee on Technology Modernization
From Months to Hours: The Future of VA Benefits Claims Processing

House Committee on Agriculture
“The Future of Digital Assets: Providing Clarity for Digital Asset Spot Markets”

House Committee on Financial Services
Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Monetary Policy
Uncertain Debt Management: Treasury Markets and Financial Institutions

House Committee on Energy and Commerce
Subcommittee on Environment, Manufacturing, and Critical Materials
Clean Power Plan 2.0: EPA’s Latest Attack on America’s Electric Reliability

House Committee on Oversight and Accountability
Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Energy Policy, and Regulatory Affairs; Subcommittee on Health Care and Financial Services
“ESG Part II: The Cascading Impacts of ESG Compliance”

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Cybersecurity

H.R.3809 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To include cybersecurity technical assistance in the national rural water and wastewater circuit rider program of Department of Agriculture.
Sponsor: Davis, Donald G. [Rep.-D-NC-1] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Agriculture
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

H.R.3831 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require generative artificial intelligence to disclose that their output has been generated by artificial intelligence, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Torres, Ritchie [Rep.-D-NY-15] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Energy/ Environment

H.R.3818 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To prohibit the Secretary of Energy from finalizing a proposed rule related to consumer conventional cooking products, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Newhouse, Dan [Rep.-R-WA-4] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Financial Services

H.R.3798 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Small Business Flexibility Act
Sponsor: Tenney, Claudia [Rep.-R-NY-24] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.3812 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Financial Stability Act of 2010 to require the Financial Stability Oversight Council to consider alternative approaches before determining that a U.S. nonbank financial company shall be supervised by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Foster, Bill [Rep.-D-IL-11] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.3830 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Administrator of the Small Business Administration to expand eligibility for certain contracts, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Tokuda, Jill N. [Rep.-D-HI-2] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Small Business
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Small Business

Health Care

H.R.3793 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require manufacturers of life-saving drugs to submit data and information to assess the stability of the drugs and determine their longest supported expiration date, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Slotkin, Elissa [Rep.-D-MI-7] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3794 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority to award follow-on production contracts or transactions, procure supplies for experimental or test purposes, and acquire innovative commercial products and commercial services, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Garcia, Robert [Rep.-D-CA-42] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3795 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to require the development of a diagnostic testing preparedness plan to be used during public health emergencies, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Pence, Greg [Rep.-R-IN-6] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3799 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
CHOICE Arrangement Act
Sponsor: Hern, Kevin [Rep.-R-OK-1] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.3800 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Chronic Disease Flexible Coverage Act
Sponsor: Wenstrup, Brad R. [Rep.-R-OH-2] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.3801 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Employer Reporting Improvement Act
Sponsor: Smith, Adrian [Rep.-R-NE-3] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.3805 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to establish a demonstration project testing Whole Child Health Models, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Blunt Rochester, Lisa [Rep.-D-DE-At Large] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3807 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to device shortage notifications.
Sponsor: Castor, Kathy [Rep.-D-FL-14] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3810 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to enhance drug manufacturing amount information reporting, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Eshoo, Anna G. [Rep.-D-CA-16] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3811 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct a study on the quality of care difference between behavioral and mental health care provided by health care providers of the Department of Veterans Affairs compared to non-Department providers.
Sponsor: Fallon, Pat [Rep.-R-TX-4] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

H.R.3813 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To accelerate the applicability of the requirement that the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention be appointed by the President, by and with the consent of the Senate.
Sponsor: Guthrie, Brett [Rep.-R-KY-2] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3817 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To increase language access to behavioral health services at eligible health centers, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Meng, Grace [Rep.-D-NY-6] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3820 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to strike the requirement that the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention be appointed by and with the advice and consent of the Senate.
Sponsor: Pallone, Frank, Jr. [Rep.-D-NJ-6] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3821 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To reauthorize the Firefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2018.
Sponsor: Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [Rep.-D-NJ-9] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.3832 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish a program at BARDA for developing medical countermeasures for viral threats with pandemic potential.
Sponsor: Trahan, Lori [Rep.-D-MA-3] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Transportation

H.R.3796 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To provide for the extension of taxes funding the Airport and Airway Trust Fund and to require the designation of certain airports as ports of entry.
Sponsor: Smith, Jason [Rep.-R-MO-8] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.3822 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To repeal the essential air service program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Perry, Scott [Rep.-R-PA-10] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.3823 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To prohibit the Secretary of Transportation from issuing any rule, regulation, or guidance that promotes the use of traffic photo enforcement, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Perry, Scott [Rep.-R-PA-10] (Introduced 06/05/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 06/05/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.