Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will convene to consider legislation from the Foreign Affairs, Transportation and Infrastructure, Energy and Commerce, and Homeland Security Committees. The Senate will convene to resume consideration of the FY2024 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) (S.2226).

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. 3203  – Stop Chinese Fentanyl, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Barr / Foreign Affairs Committee)

H.R. 1684 – Haiti Criminal Collusion Transparency, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Meeks / Foreign Affairs Committee)

H.R. 1176 – Taiwan International Solidarity Act (Sponsored by Rep. Connolly / Foreign Affairs Committee)

H.R. 3395  – U.S. Supply Chain Security Review Act of 2023 (Sponsored by Rep. Auchincloss / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

H.R. 3399 – Soo Locks Security and Economic Reporting Act of 2023 (Sponsored by Rep. James / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

H.R. 1345 – NTIA Policy and Cybersecurity Coordination Act (Sponsored by Rep. Curtis / Energy and Commerce Committee)

H.R. 1338  – Satellite and Telecommunications Streamlining Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Rodgers / Energy and Commerce Committee)

H.R. 682  – Launch Communications Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Soto / Energy and Commerce Committee)

H.R. 2544 – Securing the U.S. Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network Act (Sponsored by Rep. Bucshon / Energy and Commerce Committee)

H.R. 752 – Securing Semiconductor Supply Chains Act of 2023, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Eshoo / Energy and Commerce Committee)

H.R. 1501  – UAS Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Guest / Homeland Security Committee)

H.R. 3254 – First Responder Access to Innovative Technologies Act (Sponsored by Rep. Payne / Homeland Security Committee)

H.R. 4470  – Protecting and Securing Chemical Facilities from Terrorist Attacks Act of 2023, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Lee (FL) / Homeland Security Committee)

The SENATE

Yesterday

The Senate was not in session. 

Today

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of Calendar #119, S.2226, FY2024 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

At approximately 5:30pm, the Senate will vote on Cornyn-Casey amendment #931 (outbound investment) and Rounds amendment #813 (farmland), with 2 minutes of debate equally divided prior to each vote and with 60 vote thresholds required for adoption.

At a time to be determined by the Majority Leader in consultation with the Republican Leader, the Senate will vote on Warnock amendment #199 (debt collector harassment) at a 60 vote threshold.

Pending amendments:
Reed substitute amendment #935
Schumer amendment #936 (date change)

Tuesday, July 25th at approx. 5:30pm – 2 roll call votes; 60-vote thresholds:

  1. Cornyn-Casey amendment #931 (outbound investment)
  2. Rounds amendment #813 (farmland)

HEARINGS COVERED

Senate Judiciary Committee
Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology, and the Law
“Oversight of A.I.: Principles for Regulation”

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Energy/ Environment

H.R.4821 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2024
Sponsor: Simpson, Michael K. [Rep.-R-ID-2] (Introduced 07/24/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Appropriations
Latest Action: House – 07/24/2023 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 123.

H.R.4824 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to require the Secretary of Energy to carry out terrestrial carbon sequestration research and development activities, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Baird, James R. [Rep.-R-IN-4] (Introduced 07/24/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Science, Space, and Technology
Latest Action: House – 07/24/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology.

Financial Services

H.R.4823 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To provide enhanced reporting requirements for Federal banking regulators, to amend the Federal Reserve Act to remove the designation of Vice Chairman for Supervision of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Loudermilk, Barry [Rep.-R-GA-11] (Introduced 07/24/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 07/24/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Health Care

H.R.4822 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Health Care Price Transparency Act of 2023
Sponsor: Smith, Jason [Rep.-R-MO-8] (Introduced 07/24/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means; Education and the Workforce; Budget
Latest Action: House – 07/24/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, and the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.4827 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require applications for a health profession opportunity grant under section 2008 of the Social Security Act to contain evidence of in-demand jobs or worker shortages.
Sponsor: Boyle, Brendan F. [Rep.-D-PA-2] (Introduced 07/24/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 07/24/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.4828 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to promote price transparency for imaging tests under the Medicare program.
Sponsor: Carey, Mike [Rep.-R-OH-15] (Introduced 07/24/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 07/24/2023 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.4829 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of physical therapists in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment program, to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand Medicare Rural Health Clinic Services and Federally Qualified Health Center Services to include physical therapy services, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: DeGette, Diana [Rep.-D-CO-1] (Introduced 07/24/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 07/24/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.4830 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish an interactive online dashboard to improve public access to information about grant funding related to mental health and substance use disorder programs.
Sponsor: Gonzales, Tony [Rep.-R-TX-23] (Introduced 07/24/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 07/24/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.4832 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Indian Self-Determination Act and the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to provide advance appropriations authority for certain accounts of the Bureau of Indian Affairs and Bureau of Indian Education of the Department of the Interior and the Indian Health Service of the Department of Health and Human Services, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: McCollum, Betty [Rep.-D-MN-4] (Introduced 07/24/2023) Cosponsors: (27)
Committees: House – Natural Resources; Energy and Commerce; Education and the Workforce; Budget
Latest Action: House – 07/24/2023 Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Education and the Workforce, and the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.4833 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To provide grants for the conduct of demonstration projects designed to provide education and training for eligible individuals to enter and follow a career pathway in the field of pregnancy, childbirth, or post-partum, under the health profession opportunity grant program under section 2008 of the Social Security Act.
Sponsor: Moore, Gwen [Rep.-D-WI-4] (Introduced 07/24/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 07/24/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.4837 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to help build a stronger health care workforce.
Sponsor: Ruiz, Raul [Rep.-D-CA-25] (Introduced 07/24/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 07/24/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.4839 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require certain facilities under the Medicare program to disclose certain information relating to charges and prices.
Sponsor: Steel, Michelle [Rep.-R-CA-45] (Introduced 07/24/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 07/24/2023 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

Sanctions and Trade

H.R.4825 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the imposition of sanctions and other measures relating to the Russian oil price cap policy, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Dean, Madeleine [Rep.-D-PA-4] (Introduced 07/24/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: House – 07/24/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

H.R.4840 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require issuers to make certain disclosures relating to the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Wexton, Jennifer [Rep.-D-VA-10] (Introduced 07/24/2023) Cosponsors: (11)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 07/24/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Transportation

H.R.4820 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2024
Sponsor: Cole, Tom [Rep.-R-OK-4] (Introduced 07/24/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Appropriations
Latest Action: House – 07/24/2023 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 122.