Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will meet to consider the Protecting Hunting Heritage and Education Act (H.R. 5110), a bill to extend eligibility for VA benefits and programs (S. 2795), and the Agriculture, Rural Development, and FDA appropriations bill (H.R. 4368). The Senate will convene to consider a bill to reauthorize and improve the FAA (H.R. 3935). The Senate is expected to utilize the legislation as a vehicle to adopt a continuing resolution.

The HOUSE

Yesterday

The House was not in session.

Today

The House will meet at noon for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. First votes expected: 6:30 p.m. Last votes expected: 10:30 p.m.

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

H.R. 5110 – Protecting Hunting Heritage and Education Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Green / Education and Workforce Committee)

S. 2795 – To amend title 38, United States Code, to extend and modify certain authorities and requirements relating to the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Sen. Tester / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

Legislation Considered Pursuant to a Rule:

Begin consideration of H.R. 4368 – Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2024, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Rep. Harris / Appropriations Committee)

The SENATE

Yesterday

The Senate was not in session.

Today

Legislative Business

  1. Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed to Calendar #211, H.R.3935, to amend title 49, United States Code, to reauthorize and improve the Federal Aviation Administration and other civil aviation programs.

HEARINGS COVERED

House Judiciary Committee
“Victims of Violent Crime in Chicago”

FACI Open Meeting

House Veterans’ Affairs Committee
Subcommittee on Technology and Modernization
“Examining VA.gov”