Today’s Daily Update

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

The HOUSE

Friday

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

Today

The House is not in session.

The SENATE

Friday

The Senate convened for a pro forma session with no legislative business.

Today

The Senate is not in session.

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED

Cybersecurity

H.R.8333 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To prohibit contracting with certain biotechnology providers, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Wenstrup, Brad R. [Rep.-R-OH-2] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: House – Oversight and Accountability; Intelligence (Permanent Select)
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Accountability, and in addition to the Committee on Intelligence (Permanent Select).

H.R.8348 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish in the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency of the Department of Homeland Security a task force on artificial intelligence, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Carter, Troy A. [Rep.-D-LA-2] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Homeland Security
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.

H.R.8353 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Election Assistance Commission to develop voluntary guidelines for the administration of elections that address the use and risks of artificial intelligence technologies, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Houlahan, Chrissy [Rep.-D-PA-6] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (6)
Committees: House – House Administration
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

Energy/ Environment

H.R.8344 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the Secretary of Agriculture to submit to Congress a report on available assistance to agricultural producers in the State of Texas that have suffered economic losses due to the failure of Mexico to deliver water.
Sponsor: De La Cruz, Monica [Rep.-R-TX-15] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Agriculture
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

H.R.8350 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to provide premium support for certain plans of insurance, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Finstad, Brad [Rep.-R-MN-1] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (3)
Committees: House – Agriculture
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

H.R.8359 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to require the Federal Crop Insurance Corporation to carry out research and development regarding a policy to insure table, wine and juice grapes against losses due to a freeze event, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Langworthy, Nicholas A. [Rep.-R-NY-23] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Agriculture
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Financial Services

H.R.8337 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Federal banking laws to improve the safety and soundness of the United States banking system, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Barr, Andy [Rep.-R-KY-6] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.8338 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To regulate small-dollar, short-term credit products, to protect the privacy of lenders, and to improve the unfair, deceptive, or abusive acts or practices authority of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Kim, Young [Rep.-R-CA-40] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.8339 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To make improvements to the securities laws, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Wagner, Ann [Rep.-R-MO-2] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.8340 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend section 3(b)(4) of the United States Housing Act of 1937 to exclude certain disability benefits from income for the purposes of determining eligibility for the supported housing program under section 8(o)(19), and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sherman, Brad [Rep.-D-CA-32] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (15)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

H.R.8356 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to provide for a safe harbor for small-dollar credit products, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Kim, Young [Rep.-R-CA-40] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Financial Services
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Health Care

H.J.Res.139 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services relating to “Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Minimum Staffing Standards for Long-Term Care Facilities and Medicaid Institutional Payment Transparency Reporting”.
Sponsor: Fischbach, Michelle [Rep.-R-MN-7] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.8346 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To assist survivors of stroke and other debilitating health occurrences in returning to work.
Sponsor: Beatty, Joyce [Rep.-D-OH-3] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Education and the Workforce
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

H.R.8347 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct a study on menopause care furnished by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Brownley, Julia [Rep.-D-CA-26] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Veterans’ Affairs
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

Sanctions and Trade

H.R.8351 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To increase duties imposed with respect to autos imported into the United States that originate in the People’s Republic of China, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Golden, Jared F. [Rep.-D-ME-2] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.8352 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To require the imposition of additional duties with respect to imports of green energy goods that originate in the People’s Republic of China, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Golden, Jared F. [Rep.-D-ME-2] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Ways and Means
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

H.R.8358 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To support Taiwan’s international space, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Krishnamoorthi, Raja [Rep.-D-IL-8] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (7)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

H.R.8362 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To direct the Secretary of State to host regular U.S.-Africa Leaders Summits, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Meeks, Gregory W. [Rep.-D-NY-5] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

H.R.8366 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To extend authorities to impose sanctions under certain laws relating to Hong Kong, Tibet, and the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.
Sponsor: Smith, Christopher H. [Rep.-R-NJ-4] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (1)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs; Judiciary
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Tax

H.R.8341 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to provide that any estimate prepared by the Congressional Budget Office or the Joint Committee on Taxation shall include costs relating to servicing the public debt, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Cloud, Michael [Rep.-R-TX-27] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (4)
Committees: House – Rules; Budget
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the Committee on Rules, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget.

Transportation

H.R.8349 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To establish the position of National Roadway Safety Advocate within the Department of Transportation, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Cohen, Steve [Rep.-D-TN-9] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (0)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

H.R.8357 — 118th Congress (2023-2024)
To provide that not less than 3 percent of the amounts made available for certain Federal-aid highway programs shall be expended through veteran owned small business concerns, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Kim, Andy [Rep.-D-NJ-3] (Introduced 05/10/2024) Cosponsors: (2)
Committees: House – Transportation and Infrastructure
Latest Action: House – 05/10/2024 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.