Today’s Daily Update

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

The HOUSE

Yesterday

H R 4664 – Making appropriations for financial services and general government for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2024, and for other purposes.

On agreeing to the Tenney amendment (#722) – An amendment numbered 101 printed in Part B of House Report 118-269 to prohibit funding to finalize, implement, or enforce the FAR Council’s proposed “Federal Acquisition Regulation: Disclosure of Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Climate-Related Financial Risk” rule; Agreed to by recorded vote: 220 – 202 (Roll no. 642).

On agreeing to the Tenney amendment (#721) – An amendment numbered 100 printed in Part B of House Report 118-269 to reduce the salary of White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre to $1; Failed by recorded vote: 165 – 257, 1 Present (Roll no. 641).

Today

The House is not in session. 

The SENATE

Yesterday

Roll Call Votes

  1. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #126 Monica Ramirez Almadani, of California, to be United States District Judge for the Central District of California; confirmed: 51-44.
  2. Confirmation of Executive Calendar #310 Brandy R. McMillion, of Michigan, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan; confirmed: 53-42.
  3. Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #222 Ana de Alba, of California, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit; invoked: 49-42.

Legislative Business
Adopted the following resolutions:
S.Res.408, Hamas terrorist attacks and release of hostages w/Rosen sub amdts
S.Res.459, Native American Heritage Month

Today

The House is not in session. 

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Cybersecurity

H.R.6329 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To increase the availability of open-source intelligence products in the Federal Government, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Castro, Joaquin [Rep.-D-TX-20] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Intelligence (Permanent Select)
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Intelligence (Permanent Select).

Energy/ Environment

S.3289 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to ratify and approve all authorizations, permits, verifications, extensions, biological opinions, incidental take statements, and any other approvals or orders issued pursuant to Federal law necessary for the establishment and administration of the Coastal Plain oil and gas leasing program, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sullivan, Dan [Sen.-R-AK] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Energy and Natural Resources
Latest Action: Senate – 11/09/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

H.R.6326 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act to reduce regulatory costs for advanced nuclear reactor application reviews, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Bucshon, Larry [Rep.-R-IN-8] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.6346 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To update oversight and inspection practices of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Lesko, Debbie [Rep.-R-AZ-8] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.6348 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Secretary of Energy to establish a grant program to facilitate tree planting that reduces residential energy consumption, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Matsui, Doris O. [Rep.-D-CA-7] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.6352 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To transfer a portion of the firearms transfer tax imposed under the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to the Federal aid to wildlife restoration fund and the Conservation of America’s Wildlife Trust Fund, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Moore, Blake D. [Rep.-R-UT-1] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means; Judiciary; Natural Resources
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, and Natural Resources.

Financial Services

S.3286 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to require the Securities and Exchange Commission to amend the rules of the Commission relating to disclosures by advisors of private funds, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Casey, Robert P., Jr. [Sen.-D-PA] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: Senate – Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 11/09/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

H.R.6361 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 to set aside community development block grant amounts in each fiscal year for grants to local chapters of veterans service organizations for the renovation, rehabilitation, and modernization of local chapter facilities.
Sponsor: Waters, Maxine [Rep.-D-CA-43] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (8)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Health Care

S.3276 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to allow certain alien veterans to be paroled into the United States to receive health care furnished by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
Sponsor: Duckworth, Tammy [Sen.-D-IL] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Judiciary
Latest Action: Senate – 11/09/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

S.3282 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to waive the requirement of certain veterans to make copayments for hospital care and medical services in the case of an error by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Klobuchar, Amy [Sen.-D-MN] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: Senate – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: Senate – 11/09/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

H.R.6338 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a pilot program for gynecologic cancer care coordination at the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia R. [Rep.-D-TX-29] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

H.R.6344 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to require providers of services and health maintenance organizations under the Medicare and Medicaid programs to provide for certain policies to be in place relating to do-not-resuscitate orders or similar physician’s orders for unemancipated minors receiving services.
Sponsor: LaTurner, Jake [Rep.-R-KS-2] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (21)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.6347 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To limit cost-sharing for prescription drugs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Manning, Kathy E. [Rep.-D-NC-6] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

H.R.6353 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct a review on opioid overdose deaths among veterans, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Murphy, Gregory [Rep.-R-NC-3] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

H.R.6357 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish leave policies of the Armed Forces for a member to seek an abortion.
Sponsor: Sherrill, Mikie [Rep.-D-NJ-11] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (26)
Committees: House – Armed Services
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.

H.R.6360 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend title 38, United States Code, to assign the highest priority status for hospital care and medical services provided through the Department of Veterans Affairs to veterans who are former prisoners of war.
Sponsor: Walberg, Tim [Rep.-R-MI-5] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.
Sanctions and Trade

H.R.6323 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To modify the availability of certain waiver authorities with respect to sanctions imposed with respect to the financial sector of Iran, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Kim, Young [Rep.-R-CA-40] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services; Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Tax

H.R.6332 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to limit the participation of staff of the Internal Revenue Service in conferences being carried out by the Independent Office of Appeals for the purposes of resolving a taxpayer dispute.
Sponsor: De La Cruz, Monica [Rep.-R-TX-15] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.6345 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide the work opportunity tax credit with respect to hiring veterans who are receiving educational assistance under laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs or Defense.
Sponsor: Lee, Susie [Rep.-D-NV-3] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Ukraine

S.3269 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)A bill to prohibit funding for the Government of Ukraine for the nationalization of strategic assets. Sponsor: Marshall, Roger [Sen.-R-KS] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (0)Committees: Senate – Foreign Relations Latest Action: Senate – 11/09/2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

H.R.6325 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To identify Ukrainian government officials in violation of the End-Use Monitoring agreement and to prohibit their entry into the United States.
Sponsor: Brecheen, Josh [Rep.-R-OK-2] (Introduced 11/09/2023) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs; Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 11/09/2023 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary.