Today’s Daily Update

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

The HOUSE

Friday

The House was in session but remained in recess throughout the legislative day before adjourning.

Today

The House is not in session.

The SENATE

Friday

The Senate was in a pro forma session.

Today

The Senate is not in session.

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Energy/ Environment

H.R.5664 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To reauthorize the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2014, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Schrier, Kim [Rep.-D-WA-8] (Introduced 09/21/2023) Cosponsors: (6)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 09/22/2023 Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.

H.R.5666 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish an Office of Public Engagement within the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration.
Sponsor: Strickland, Marilyn [Rep.-D-WA-10] (Introduced 09/21/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure; Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 09/22/2023 Referred to the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials.

Financial Services

H.R.5674 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to provide enhanced protection against debt collector harassment of members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Dean, Madeleine [Rep.-D-PA-4] (Introduced 09/22/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 09/22/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Health Care

H.R.5668 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To provide appropriations for the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 during the first lapse in appropriations in a fiscal year.
Sponsor: Sykes, Emilia Strong [Rep.-D-OH-13] (Introduced 09/21/2023) Cosponsors: (10)
Committees: House – Appropriations
Latest Action: House – 09/21/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations.

H.R.5682 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To expand the financial, health care, and educational benefits received by Peace Corps and AmeriCorps volunteers, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Kim, Andy [Rep.-D-NJ-3] (Introduced 09/22/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means; Education and the Workforce; Foreign Affairs; Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: House – 09/22/2023 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committees on Education and the Workforce, Foreign Affairs, and Veterans’ Affairs.

H.R.5685 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To prevent harassment at institutions of higher education, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Pocan, Mark [Rep.-D-WI-2] (Introduced 09/22/2023) Cosponsors: (41)
Committees: House – Education and the Workforce
Latest Action: House – 09/22/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.