Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is not in session. The Senate will convene to consider H.R.4366, an act making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2024 and to consider the nominations of Tanya J. Bradsher, to be Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and Jeffrey Irvine Cummings, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois.  

The HOUSE

Friday

The House was not in session.

Today

The House is not in session.

The SENATE

Friday

The Senate was not in session.

Today

The Senate stands adjourned until 3:00pm on Monday, September 11, 2023.

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session and resume consideration of Executive Calendar #261 Tanya J. Bradsher, of Virginia, to be Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

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

Senator Schumer has filed cloture on the following items:

  1. Executive Calendar #261 Tanya J. Bradsher, of Virginia, to be Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs
  2. Executive Calendar #124 Jeffrey Irvine Cummings, of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois
  3. Motion to proceed to Calendar #198, H.R.4366, an act making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2024

Monday, September 11th at approx. 5:30pm – roll call vote:

  1. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #261 Tanya J. Bradsher, of Virginia, to be Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Energy/ Environment

H.R.5368 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Freedom to Breathe Act
Sponsor: Greene, Marjorie Taylor [Rep.-R-GA-14] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (13)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Transportation and Infrastructure; Education and the Workforce
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, and Education and the Workforce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker.

H.R.5373 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Increasing Penalties for Offshore Polluters Act
Sponsor: Lieu, Ted [Rep.-D-CA-36] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (5)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Financial Services

H.R.5358 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
No Biometric Barriers to Housing Act of 2023
Sponsor: Clarke, Yvette D. [Rep.-D-NY-9] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.5359 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Rural Development Modernization Act
Sponsor: Costa, Jim [Rep.-D-CA-21] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Agriculture; Energy and Commerce; Natural Resources; Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Natural Resources, and Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.5361 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Women’s Business Centers Improvement Act of 2023
Sponsor: Davids, Sharice [Rep.-D-KS-3] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Small Business
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Small Business.

H.R.5367 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Small Business Development Centers Improvement Act of 2023
Sponsor: Golden, Jared F. [Rep.-D-ME-2] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Small Business
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Small Business

H.R.5382 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
HUD Equity Action Plan Elimination Act of 2023
Sponsor: Self, Keith [Rep.-R-TX-3] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Financial Services; Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

Health Care

H.R.5360 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Helping Low-Income Seniors Afford Care Act
Sponsor: Craig, Angie [Rep.-D-MN-2] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 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.5376 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Share the Savings with Seniors Act
Sponsor: Miller-Meeks, Mariannette [Rep.-R-IA-1] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 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.5378 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Lower Costs, More Transparency Act
Sponsor: McMorris Rodgers, Cathy [Rep.-R-WA-5] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means; Education and the Workforce
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Education and the Workforce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

H.R.5379 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
HHS COVID–19 Origin Transparency Act of 2023
Sponsor: Roy, Chip [Rep.-R-TX-21] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.5380 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase data transparency for supplemental benefits under Medicare Advantage.
Sponsor: Sarbanes, John P. [Rep.-D-MD-3] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 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.5374 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Technology Exports to India Act
Sponsor: Meeks, Gregory W. [Rep.-D-NY-5] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

H.R.5375 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Strengthening the Quad Act
Sponsor: Meeks, Gregory W. [Rep.-D-NY-5] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Tax

H.R.5357 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Educators Expense Deduction Modernization Act of 2023
Sponsor: Casten, Sean [Rep.-D-IL-6] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.5369 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Tipped Worker Protection Act
Sponsor: Hayes, Jahana [Rep.-D-CT-5] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (8)
Committees: House – Education and the Workforce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker

Transportation

H.R.5355 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Save Our Airports Reporting Act
Sponsor: Carbajal, Salud O. [Rep.-D-CA-24] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.5356 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
PFAS Act
Sponsor: Carbajal, Salud O. [Rep.-D-CA-24] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Ukraine

H.R.5370 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Ukraine Reconstruction Act of 2023
Sponsor: Hill, J. French [Rep.-R-AR-2] (Introduced 09/08/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: House – 09/08/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.