On the House Floor This Week - 7/23/18

Jul 23, 2018

This week the House of Representatives will be in session this week.

The legislative schedule is set by the Speaker of the House Paul Ryan and the Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy. Bills listed as suspensions are considered under an expedited process and require two-thirds approval to pass the House.

To contact my office about the legislation we’re considering this week, please contact my office at 202-225-2721.

MONDAY, JULY 23, 2018

On Monday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for Morning Hour debate and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business, with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m.

Suspensions (20 bills)

  1. H.R. 2345 – National Suicide Hotline Improvement Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Stewart – Energy and Commerce)
  2. H.R. 4881 – Precision Agriculture Connectivity Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Latta – Energy and Commerce)
  3. H.R. 5709 – PIRATE Act, as amended (Rep. Lance – Energy and Commerce)
  4. H.R. 3994 – ACCESS BROADBAND Act, as amended (Rep. Tonko – Energy and Commerce)
  5. H.R. 959 – Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Joyce – Energy and Commerce)
  6. H.R. 1676 – Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act, as amended (Rep. Engel – Energy and Commerce)
  7. H.R. 3728 – EMPOWER Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Burgess – Energy and Commerce)
  8. H.R. 5385 – Dr. Benjy Frances Brooks Children’s Hospital GME Support Reauthorization Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Gene Green – Energy and Commerce)
  9. H.R. 5954 – Anti-terrorism Clarification Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Goodlatte – Judiciary)
  10. H.R. 1689 – Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2017 (Rep. Sensenbrenner – Judiciary)
  11. H.R. 4100 – Foundation of the Federal Bar Association Charter Amendments Act of 2017 (Rep. Chabot – Judiciary)
  12. S. 2245 – KIWI Act (Sen. Hirono – Judiciary)
  13. H.R. 2630 – La Paz County Land Conveyance Act, as amended (Rep. Gosar – Natural Resources)
  14. H.R. 1220 – To establish the Adams Memorial Commission to carry out P.L. 107-62, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Lynch – Natural Resources)
  15. H.R. 3045 – Eastern Legacy Extension Act, as amended (Rep. Messer – Natural Resources)
  16. H.R. 5875 – To amend the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act and the Dingell-Johnson Federal Aid in Sport Fish Restoration Act, to provide parity for United States territories and the District of Columbia, to make technical corrections to such Acts and related laws, and for other purposes, as amended (Rep. Bordallo – Natural Resources)
  17. H.R. 5979 – Mill Springs Battlefield National Monument Act, as amended (Rep. Rogers (KY) – Natural Resources)
  18. H.R. 6077 – National Comedy Center Recognition Act, as amended (Rep. Reed – Natural Resources)
  19. S. 2850 – To amend the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to clarify the use of amounts in the WMAT Settlement Fund (Sen. Flake – Natural Resources)
  20. H.R. 5613 – Quindaro Townsite National Historic Landmark Act, as amended (Rep. Yoder – Natural Resources)

TUESDAY, JULY 24, 2018 
On Tuesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.

Suspensions (17 bills)

  1. H.R. 1201 – EACH Act (Rep. Davis (IL) – Ways and Means)
  2. H.R. 1476 – Native American Health Savings Improvement Act (Rep. Moolenar – Ways and Means)
  3. H.R. 519 – Water and Agriculture Tax Reform Act of 2017 (Rep. Buck – Ways and Means)
  4. H.R. 3500 – Ensuring Integrity in the IRS Workforce Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Noem – Ways and Means)
  5. H.R. 6084 – Improving Social Security’s Service to Victims of Identity Theft Act, as amended (Rep. Bishop (MI) – Ways and Means)
  6. H.R. 4952 – Improving Seniors Access to Quality Benefits Act (Rep. Kelly (PA) – Ways and Means)
  7. H.R. 6138 – ASC Payment Transparency Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Nunes – Ways and Means)
  8. H.R. 6124 – Tribal Social Security Fairness Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Reichert – Ways and Means)
  9. House Amendment to S. 1182 – National Flood Insurance Program Extension Act of 2018 (Rep. MacArthur – Financial Services)
  10. H.R. 2409 – To allow servicemembers to terminate their cable, satellite television, and Internet access service contracts while deployed, as amended (Rep. Costello – Veterans’ Affairs)
  11. H.R. 2787 – VET MD Act, as amended (Rep. Kaptur – Veterans’ Affairs)
  12. H.R. 5538 – To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the inclusion of certain additional periods of active duty service for purposes of suspending charges to veterans' entitlement to educational assistance under the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs during periods of suspended participation in vocational rehabilitation programs (Rep. Peters – Veterans’ Affairs)
  13. H.R. 5649 – Navy SEAL Chief Petty Officer William “Bill” Mulder (Ret.) Transition Improvements Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Arrington – Veterans’ Affairs)
  14. H.R. 5882 – Gold Star Spouses Leasing Relief Act, as amended (Rep. Bustos – Veterans’ Affairs)
  15. H.R. 5864 – VA Hospitals Stablishing Leadership Performance Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Bost – Veterans’ Affairs)
  16. H.R. 5938 – Veterans Serving Veterans Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. Gonzalez-Colon – Veterans’ Affairs)
  17. H.R. 5974 – VA COST SAVINGS Enhancements Act, as amended (Rep. Denham – Veterans’ Affairs)

H.R. 184 – Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2017 (Rep. Paulsen – Ways and Means) (Subject to a Rule)

On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Morning Hour debate and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. On Thursday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business with last votes expected no later than 3:00 p.m.  On Friday, no votes are expected in the House.

Suspensions (4 bills)

  1. H.R. 6414 – To amend title 23, United States Code, to extend the deadline for promulgation of regulations under the tribal transportation self-governance program (Rep. DeFazio – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  2. House Amendment to S. 756 – Save Our Seas Act of 2018 (Sen. Sullivan – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  3. H.Res. 981 – Condemning the violence, persecution, intimidation, and murders committed by the Government of Nicaragua against its citizens, as amended (Rep. Ros-Lehtinen – Foreign Affairs)
  4. H.R. 5535 – Energy Diplomacy Act of 2018, as amended (Rep. McCaul – Foreign Affairs)

H.R. 6199 – Restoring Access to Medication and Modernizing Health Savings Accounts Act of 2018 (Rep. Jenkins – Ways and Means) (Subject to a Rule)

H.R. 6311 – Increasing Access to Lower Premium Plans and Expanding Health Savings Accounts Act of 2018 (Rep. Roskam – Ways and Means)

Possible Consideration of the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 5515 – National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019
Additional Legislative Items are Possible