Today’s Daily Update

TAKEAWAY: The House will meet today at noon and is expected to consider multiple bills under suspension of the rules, including the Uyghur Policy Act of 2023 (H.R. 2766), the No Dollars to Uyghur Forced Labor Act (H.R. 4039), the Strengthening the Quad Act (H.R. 5375), and the IGO Anti-Boycott Act (H.R. 3016), among others. The Senate is not in session.

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 and last votes expected: 6:30 p.m.

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:
H.R. 2766 – Uyghur Policy Act of 2023, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Kim (CA) / Foreign Affairs Committee)
 
H.R. 533 – Promoting a Resolution to the Tibet-China Dispute Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. McGovern / Foreign Affairs Committee)
 
H.R. 4039 – No Dollars to Uyghur Forced Labor Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Moran / Foreign Affairs Committee)
 
H.R. 5375 – Strengthening the Quad Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Meeks / Foreign Affairs Committee)
 
H.R. 3016 – IGO Anti-Boycott Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Lawler / Foreign Affairs Committee)
 
H.R. 3202 – Assad Regime Anti-Normalization Act of 2023, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Wilson (SC) / Foreign Affairs Committee)
 
H. Res. 966 – Condemning rape and sexual violence committed by Hamas in its war against Israel (Sponsored by Rep. Frankel / Foreign Affairs Committee)
 
H.R. 5856 – Frederick Douglass Trafficking Victims Prevention and Protection Reauthorization Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Smith (NJ) / Foreign Affairs Committee)
 
Legislation Considered Pursuant to a Rule:
H. Res. 863 – Impeaching Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas, Secretary of Homeland Security, for high crimes and misdemeanors, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Greene (GA) / Homeland Security Committee)

The SENATE

Yesterday

Roll Call Votes

  1. Motion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Discipline During the Consideration of H.R. 815; A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to make certain improvements relating to the eligibility of veterans to receive reimbursement for emergency treatment furnished through the Veterans Community Care program, and for other purposes.
  2. On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1388: Murray Amdt. No. 1388; In the nature of a substitute.
  3. Motion to Invoke Cloture Re: H.R. 815; A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to make certain improvements relating to the eligibility of veterans to receive reimbursement for emergency treatment furnished through the Veterans Community Care program, and for other purposes.
  4. On Passage of the Bill: H.R. 815, as Amended; A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to make certain improvements relating to the eligibility of veterans to receive reimbursement for emergency treatment furnished through the Veterans Community Care program, and for other purposes.

Today

The Senate is not in session.

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Health Care

S.3799 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to evaluate how the frequency of summary notices provided to patients can be increased, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rubio, Marco [Sen.-R-FL] (Introduced 02/12/2024) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 02/12/2024 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.3800 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to increase the penalties for health care fraud, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rubio, Marco [Sen.-R-FL] (Introduced 02/12/2024) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Judiciary
Latest Action: Senate – 02/12/2024 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Tax

S.3798 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require taxpayers claiming the child and earned income tax credits, and their qualifying children, to have a valid social security number for employment purposes.
Sponsor: Hyde-Smith, Cindy [Sen.-R-MS] (Introduced 02/12/2024) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: Senate – Finance
Latest Action: Senate – 02/12/2024 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.