Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is not in session. The Senate is not in session.

The HOUSE

Yesterday

The House was not in session.

Today

The House is not in session.

The SENATE

Yesterday

Roll Call Votes

  1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #81 Dilawar Syed, of California, to be Deputy Administrator of the Small Business Administration; confirmed: 54-42.
  2. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #166 Molly R. Silfen, of the District of Columbia, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years; invoked: 55-41.
  3. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #166 Molly R. Silfen, of the District of Columbia, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years; confirmed: 55-39.

Legislative Business
Adopted S.Res.245, Pulse shooting anniversary

Executive Business
Confirmed the following nomination:
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
Exec. Cal. #167 – Eric G. Olshan, of Pennsylvania, to be United States Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania for the term of four years

Today

The Senate is not in session.

HEARINGS COVERED

House Energy and Commerce Committee
Subcommittee on Health
“Addressing the Opioid Crisis: Examining the SUPPORT Act Five Years Later.”

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Cybersecurity

S.1876 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to support research about the impact of digital communication platforms on society by providing privacy-protected, secure pathways for independent research on data held by large internet companies.
Sponsor: Coons, Christopher A. [Sen.-D-DE] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Energy/ Environment

S.1874 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to facilitate water leasing and water transfers to promote conservation and efficiency.
Sponsor: Crapo, Mike [Sen.-R-ID] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.1899 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to encourage the use of hydrogen in the aviation sector, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Ossoff, Jon [Sen.-D-GA] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

S.1915 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965 to provide for the establishment of a Critical Supply Chain Site Development grant program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Kelly, Mark [Sen.-D-AZ] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate – Environment and Public Works
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

S.1917 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to provide for the establishment of standards to limit the carbon intensity of the fuel used by certain vessels, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Padilla, Alex [Sen.-D-CA] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: Senate – Environment and Public Works
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S2032-2033)

S.1918 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to require the Secretary of Commerce to establish a grant program to facilitate the training and employment of veterans for certain conservation activities, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Murkowski, Lisa [Sen.-R-AK] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

S.1920 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to assess certain fees on shipping and other vessels, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Whitehouse, Sheldon [Sen.-D-RI] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate – Environment and Public Works
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

Financial Services

S.1882 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend chapter 31 of title 31, United States Code, to provide procedures for congressional disapproval of the issuance of additional debt.
Sponsor: Durbin, Richard J. [Sen.-D-IL] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (text: CR S2031-2032)

S.1896 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to reauthorize the SCORE program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Ernst, Joni [Sen.-R-IA] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship

S.1901 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to require the Securities and Exchange Commission to issue rules requiring enhanced disclosures for blank check companies during initial public offering and pre-merger stages, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Kennedy, John [Sen.-R-LA] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

S.1904 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015 to modify the description of interest for purposes of certain distributions of antidumping duties and countervailing duties, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Tester, Jon [Sen.-D-MT] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Health Care

S.1884 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend projects relating to children and to provide access to school-based comprehensive mental health programs.
Sponsor: Smith, Tina [Sen.-D-MN] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (8)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.1894 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the coinsurance requirement for certain colorectal cancer screening tests furnished under the Medicare program.
Sponsor: Booker, Cory A. [Sen.-D-NJ] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.1906 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to establish a time-limited provisional approval pathway, subject to specific obligations, for certain drugs and biological products, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Braun, Mike [Sen.-R-IN] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: Senate – Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.1913 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to expand access to health care for veterans in the Freely Associated States, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Schatz, Brian [Sen.-D-HI] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: Senate – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

Sanctions and Trade

S.1871 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to create intergovernmental coordination between State, local, Tribal, and territorial jurisdictions, and the Federal Government to combat United States reliance on the People’s Republic of China and other covered countries for critical minerals and rare earth metals, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Peters, Gary C. [Sen.-D-MI] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate – Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

S.1919 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to require the United States Governor of, and the United States Executive Director at, the International Monetary Fund to oppose an increase in the weight of the Chinese renminbi in the Special Drawing Rights basket of the Fund, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Budd, Ted [Sen.-R-NC] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: Senate – Foreign Relations
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Transportation

S.1883 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to increase funding for aviation workforce development grant programs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Klobuchar, Amy [Sen.-D-MN] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

S.1888 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to provide for the safe and timely integration of advanced aviation technologies into the national airspace system by the Federal Aviation Administration and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Fischer, Deb [Sen.-R-NE] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

S.1902 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to require the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration and the Secretary of Energy to exercise leadership in the creation of Federal and international policies relating to the safe and efficient use of hydrogen to increase aviation decarbonization and reduce air and noise pollution, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Ossoff, Jon [Sen.-D-GA] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

S.1911 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to improve the accessibility of airline information and entertainment programming provided by air carriers on passenger flights, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Casey, Robert P., Jr. [Sen.-D-PA] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

S.1914 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the air traffic controller staffing report, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Shaheen, Jeanne [Sen.-D-NH] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate – Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Ukraine

S.1905 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to expand the categories of forfeited property available to remediate harms to Ukraine from Russian aggression, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Manchin, Joe, III [Sen.-D-WV] (Introduced 06/08/2023) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: Senate – Foreign Relations
Latest Action: Senate – 06/08/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.