Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House is not in session. The Senate will convene for a pro forma session at noon.

The HOUSE

Friday

The House was not in session.

Today

The House is not in session.

The SENATE

Friday

The Senate convened for a pro forma session.

Today

The Senate will convene at 12:00 p.m. for a pro forma session.

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Energy/ Environment

H.R.5903 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To authorize the International Boundary and Water Commission to accept funds for activities relating to wastewater treatment and flood control works, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Napolitano, Grace F. [Rep.-D-CA-31] (Introduced 10/06/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Latest Action: 10/06/2023 Introduced in House.

H.R.5910 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To prioritize educating and training for existing and new environmental health professionals.
Sponsor: Thanedar, Shri [Rep.-D-MI-13] (Introduced 10/06/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Latest Action: 10/06/2023 Introduced in House.

Health Care

H.R.5897 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Animal Welfare Act to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a program under which the Secretary will award grants to entities for purposes of supporting the capability of such entities to provide care to animals in their care, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Aguilar, Pete [Rep.-D-CA-33] (Introduced 10/06/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Latest Action: 10/06/2023 Introduced in House.

H.R.5905 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To protect access to kratom.
Sponsor: Pocan, Mark [Rep.-D-WI-2] (Introduced 10/06/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Latest Action: 10/06/2023 Introduced in House.

H.R.5906 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to exclude expenditures attributable to a State medicaid fraud control unit from the payment limits under Medicaid for Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, and American Samoa.
Sponsor: Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho [Del.-D-MP-At Large] (Introduced 10/06/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Latest Action: 10/06/2023 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.

H.R.5909 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to limit cost sharing for prenatal services in certain circumstances.
Sponsor: Spanberger, Abigail Davis [Rep.-D-VA-7] (Introduced 10/06/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Latest Action: 10/06/2023 Introduced in House.

H.R.5901 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Public Health Service Act to encourage programs to address college athlete mental health.
Sponsor: Hudson, Richard [Rep.-R-NC-9] (Introduced 10/06/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Latest Action: 10/06/2023 Introduced in House.

Sanctions and Trade

H.Con.Res.73 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Condemning the Cuban regime and the Chinese Communist Party for their reported intent to build a joint military training base on the island of Cuba, 100 miles from the United States.
Sponsor: Mooney, Alexander X. [Rep.-R-WV-2] (Introduced 10/06/2023) Cosponsors: (7)
Latest Action: 10/06/2023 Introduced in House.

Tax

H.R.5911 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude strike benefits from gross income.
Sponsor: Thanedar, Shri [Rep.-D-MI-13] (Introduced 10/06/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Latest Action: 10/06/2023 Introduced in House.