Today’s Daily Update

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

The HOUSE

Yesterday

The House met for a pro forma session with no legislative business. 

Today

The House is not in session. 

The SENATE

Yesterday

Roll Call Votes 

  1. Lee motion to table Schumer motion to refer with amendment; not agreed to: 48-50. 
  2. Motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R.815, Supplemental Appropriations; invoked: 80-19. 
  3. Motion to Waive budget with respect to House message to accompany H.R. 815, Supplemental Appropriations; agreed to: 75-20. 
  4. Motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R.815, Supplemental Appropriations; agreed to: 79-18. 

Legislative Business 
Passed, en bloc the following Post Office naming bills: 
Calendar #326 – S. 3639, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2075 West Stadium Boulevard in Ann Arbor, Michigan, as the “Robert Hayden Post Office.” 
Calendar #328 – H.R. 292, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 24355 Creekside Road in Santa Clarita, California, as the “William L. Reynolds Post Office Building.” 
Calendar #327 – S. 3640, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 155 South Main Street in Mount Clemens, Michigan, as the “Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Jefferson Post Office.” 
Calendar #331 – H.R. 3944, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 120 West Church Street in Mount Vernon, Georgia, as the “Second Lieutenant Patrick Palmer Calhoun Post Office.” 
Calendar #361 – S. 3851, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 90 McCamly Street South in Battle Creek, Michigan, as the “Sojourner Truth Post Office”. 
Calendar #320 – S. 2143, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 320 South 2nd Avenue in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, as the “Staff Sergeant Robb Lura Rolfing Post Office Building.” 
Calendar #329 – H.R. 996, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3901 MacArthur Blvd., in New Orleans, Louisiana, as the “Dr. Rudy Lombard Post Office.” 
Calendar #321 – S. 2274, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 112 Wyoming Street in Shoshoni, Wyoming, as the “Dessie A. Bebout Post Office.” 
Calendar #330 – H.R. 2379, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 616 East Main Street in St. Charles, Illinois, as the “Veterans of the Vietnam War Memorial Post Office.” 
Calendar #322 – S. 2717, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 231 North Franklin Street in Greensburg, Indiana, as the “Brigadier General John T. Wilder Post Office.” 
Calendar #324 – S. 3357, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5120 Derry Street in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, as the “Hettie Simmons Love Post Office Building.” 
Calendar #323 – S. 3267, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 410 Dakota Avenue South in Huron, South Dakota, as the “First Lieutenant Thomas Michael Martin Post Office Building.” 
Calendar #325 – S. 3419, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1765 Camp Hill Bypass in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, as the “John Charles Traub Post Office.” 
Calendar #363 – H.R. 3865, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 101 South 8th Street in Lebanon, Pennsylvania, as the “Lieutenant William D. Lebo Post Office Building”. 
Calendar #362 – H.R. 2754, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2395 East Del Mar Boulevard in Laredo, Texas, as the “Lance Corporal David Lee Espinoza, Lance Corporal Juan Rodrigo Rodriguez & Sergeant Roberto Arizola Jr. Post Office Building”. 
Calendar #364 – H.R. 3947, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 859 North State Road 21 in Melrose, Florida, as the “Pamela Jane Rock Post Office Building”. 
  
Adopted the following resolutions: 
S.Res.661, Osteopathic Medicine Week 
S.Res.662, Legal Counsel 
S.Res.663, Columbine 25th Anniversary

Today

The Senate is not in session. 

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED 

Energy/ Environment 
 
H.R.8118 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To utilize the Advanced Capabilities for Emergency Response to Operations program of NASA to improve aerial responses to wildfires, and for other purposes. 
Sponsor: Garcia, Mike [Rep.-R-CA-27] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (1) 
Committees: House – Science, Space, and Technology 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. 
 
H.R.8122 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To redesignate Rock Creek Park in the District of Columbia as Rock Creek National Park. 
Sponsor: Norton, Eleanor Holmes [Del.-D-DC-At Large] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (0) 
Committees: House – Natural Resources 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources. 
 
Financial Services 
 
H.R.8117 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To assist applicants for community development block grant recovery assistance not having traditionally accepted forms of documentation of ownership of property to prove such ownership, and for other purposes. 
Sponsor: Fletcher, Lizzie [Rep.-D-TX-7] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (2) 
Committees: House – Financial Services 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services. 
 
H.R.8126 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To amend the Financial Literacy and Education Improvement Act to include secondary schools in best practices for teaching financial literacy, and for other purposes. 
Sponsor: Valadao, David G. [Rep.-R-CA-22] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (1) 
Committees: House – Financial Services; Education and the Workforce 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Education and the Workforce 
 
Health Care 
 
S.4201 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to modify the criteria for designation of rural emergency hospitals. 
Sponsor: Hyde-Smith, Cindy [Sen.-R-MS] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (0) 
Committees: Senate – Finance 
Latest Action: Senate – 04/23/2024 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.   
 
H.R.8106 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to increase transparency and expand coverage options with respect to home and community-based services under a Medicaid waiver. 
Sponsor: McMorris Rodgers, Cathy [Rep.-R-WA-5] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (1) 
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. 
 
H.R.8107 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to remove certain age restrictions on Medicaid eligibility for working adults with disabilities. 
Sponsor: Ciscomani, Juan [Rep.-R-AZ-6] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (1) 
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.   
 
H.R.8108 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to add a Medicaid State plan requirement with respect to the determination of residency of certain individuals serving in the Armed Forces. 
Sponsor: Kiggans, Jennifer A. [Rep.-R-VA-2] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (1) 
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. 
 
H.R.8110 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to make permanent the State option to extend protection against spousal impoverishment for recipients of home and community-based services under Medicaid. 
Sponsor: Dingell, Debbie [Rep.-D-MI-6] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (1) 
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. 
 
H.R.8111 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to ensure the reliability of address information provided under the Medicaid program. 
Sponsor: Miller-Meeks, Mariannette [Rep.-R-IA-1] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (1) 
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. 
 
H.R.8112 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to further require certain additional provider screening under the Medicaid program. 
Sponsor: D’Esposito, Anthony [Rep.-R-NY-4] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (0) 
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.   
 
H.R.8113 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require reporting on certain directed payments under the Medicaid program. 
Sponsor: Griffith, H. Morgan [Rep.-R-VA-9] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (0) 
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. 
 
H.R.8114 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To prohibit the Secretary of Health and Human Services from finalizing a rule proposed by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to place certain limitations on Medicaid payments for home or community-based services. 
Sponsor: Cammack, Kat [Rep.-R-FL-3] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (0) 
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. 
 
H.R.8115 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to allow for the deferral or disallowance of portions of payments for certain managed care violations under Medicaid. 
Sponsor: Sarbanes, John P. [Rep.-D-MD-3] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (0) 
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.   
 
Sanctions and Trade 
 
H.R.8124 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To expand the imposition of sanctions under the Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2020 with respect to human rights abuses in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of the People’s Republic of China and to counter the genocidal policies of the Government of the People’s Republic of China. 
Sponsor: Smith, Christopher H. [Rep.-R-NJ-4] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (1) 
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs; Judiciary; Financial Services; Ways and Means; Oversight and Accountability; House Administration 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, Financial Services, Ways and Means, Oversight and Accountability, and House Administration. 
 
Transportation 
 
H.R.8120 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To amend the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991 to prohibit cordon pricing in the Central Business District Tolling Program for New York City, and for other purposes. 
Sponsor: Malliotakis, Nicole [Rep.-R-NY-11] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (1) 
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. 
 
H.R.8121 — 118th Congress (2023-2024) 
To amend the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991 to prohibit congestion or cordon pricing in a value pricing program, and for other purposes. 
Sponsor: Malliotakis, Nicole [Rep.-R-NY-11] (Introduced 04/23/2024) Cosponsors: (0) 
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure 
Latest Action: House – 04/23/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.