FINANCIAL SERVICES WEEK AHEAD DECEMBER 6 TO DECEMBER 10

U.S. House of Representatives

 

House Floor Activity

 

Floor Overview

 

The House will meet with the first votes of the week expected on Tuesday, December 7, at 6:30 PM. Last votes are scheduled for Friday, December 10.

 

According to a notice from Majority Leader Hoyer, in addition to the measures below, the House may consider:

·    FY 2022 National Defense Authorization

·    Legislation Related to the Debt Limit

·    Legislation Related to End of the Year Healthcare Provisions

·    Additional Legislative Items

 

Legislation Considered Subject to a Rule

 

H.R. 5314 – Protecting our Democracy Act (Rep. Schiff – Oversight and Reform) This measure would address certain issues related to powers of the President of the United States of America including pardons, ethics, and foreign influence.

 

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules

 

1.   H.R. 5545 – REMOTE Act, as amended (Rep. Trone – Veterans’ Affairs)

2.  H.R. 5746 – NASA Enhanced Use Leasing Extension Act of 2021 (Rep. Beyer – Science, Space, and Technology)

3.  H.R. 4996 – Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Garamendi – Transportation and Infrastructure)

4.  H.R. 4616 – Adjustable Interest Rate (LIBOR) Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Sherman – Financial Services)

5.  H.R. 5290 – To extend authorization for livestock mandatory reporting (Rep. Scott (GA) – Agriculture)

6.  H.R. 5608 – Chronic Wasting Disease Research and Management Act (Rep. Kind – Agriculture)

7.  H.R. 4489 – National Forest Restoration and Remediation Act (Rep. Schrier – Agriculture)

8.  H.R. 5609 – Cattle Contract Library Act of 2021 (Rep. Johnson (SD) – Agriculture)

9.  H.R. 3537 – Accelerating Access to Critical Therapies for ALS Act, as amended (Rep. Quigley – Energy and Commerce)

10.   H.R. 5487 – SHINE for Autumn Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Herrera Beutler – Energy and Commerce)

11.H.R. 5561 – Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Guthrie – Energy and Commerce)

12.   H.R. 5551 – Improving the Health of Children Act, as amended (Rep. Carter (GA) – Energy and Commerce)

13.   H.R. 1193 – Cardiovascular Advances in Research and Opportunities Legacy Act, as amended (Rep. Barr – Energy and Commerce)

14.   H.R. 1667 – Dr. Lorna Breen Health Care Provider Protection Act, as amended (Rep. Wild – Energy and Commerce)

15.   H.R. 3320 – Allied Health Workforce Diversity Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Rush – Energy and Commerce)

16.   H.R. 4555 – Oral Health Literacy and Awareness Act of 2021 (Rep. Cardenas – Energy and Commerce)

17.   H.R. 2355 – Opioid Prescription Verification Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Rodney Davis – Energy and Commerce)

18.   H.R. 2364 – Synthetic Opioid Danger Awareness Act, as amended (Rep. Kim (NJ) – Energy and Commerce)

19.   H.R. 3743 – Supporting the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health and the Reagan-Udall Foundation for the Food and Drug Administration Act (Rep. Hudson – Energy and Commerce)

20.  H.R. 3894 – CARING for Social Determinants Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Blunt Rochester – Energy and Commerce)

21.   H.R. 897 – Agua Caliente Land Exchange Fee to Trust Confirmation Act, as amended (Rep. Ruiz – Natural Resources)

22.  H.R. 2074 – Indian Buffalo Management Act, as amended (Rep. Young – Natural Resources)

23.  H.R. 3531 – Women Who Worked on the Home Front World War II Memorial Act, as amended (Rep. Norton – Natural Resources)

24.  H.R. 4706 – Blackwell School National Historic Site Act (Rep. Gonzales – Natural Resources)

25.  H.R. 5677 – To make technical amendments to update statutory references to certain provisions classified to title 2, United States Code, title 50, United States Code, and title 52, United States Code (Rep. Dean – Judiciary)

26.  H.R. 5679 – To make technical amendments to update statutory references to certain provisions classified to title 7, title 20, and title 43, United States Code (Rep. Jones – Judiciary)

27.   H.R. 5695 – To make technical amendments to update statutory references to certain provisions which were formerly classified to chapters 14 and 19 of title 25, United States Code (Rep. Issa – Judiciary)

28.  H.R. 5705 – To make technical amendments to update statutory references to provisions reclassified to title 34, United States Code (Rep. Bentz – Judiciary)

29.  H.R. 5961 – To make revisions in title 5, United States Code, as necessary to keep the title current, and to make technical amendments to improve the United States Code (Rep. Neguse – Judiciary)

30.  H.R. 5982 – To make revisions in title 51, United States Code, as necessary to keep the title current, and to make technical amendments to improve the United States Code (Rep. Fischbach – Judiciary)

 

House Committee Activity

 

Tuesday, December 7

 

Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy, Hearing: Securing our Energy Infrastructure: Legislation to Enhance Pipeline Reliability, 10:30 AM 2123 Rayburn HOB

 

Financial Services Multiple Subcommittees, Hearing: POSTPONED – Ensuring Equitable Delivery of Disaster Benefits to Vulnerable Communities and Peoples: An Examination of GAO’s Findings of the CDBG Program, 10:00 AM 2128 RHOB & Webex

 

Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands, Hearing: Legislative Hearing on: H.R. 1117 H.R. 3525 H.R. 5230, 10:30 AM 1324 Longworth HOB

 

Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on National Security, Hearing: Examining the Worldwide Threat of al Qaeda ISIS and Other Foreign Terrorist Organizations, 9:30 AM 2154 Rayburn HOB

 

Rules, Business Meeting: H.R. 5314 Protecting Our Democracy Act, 1:00 PM H-313 Capitol

 

Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Environment, Hearing: Forever Chemicals: Research and Development for Addressing the PFAS Problem, 10:00 AM

 

Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security, Hearing: The Fierce Urgency Of Now Social Security 2100: A Sacred Trust, 1:00 PM 1100 Longworth HOB

 

Wednesday, December 8

 

Agriculture Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations, Hearing: Review of USDA Nutrition Distribution Programs, 10:00 AM Washington

 

Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth, Hearing: Growing our Economy by Investing in Families: How Supporting Family Caregiving Expands Economic Opportunity and Benefits All Americans, 11:00 AM 2118 Rayburn HOB

 

Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health, Hearing: The Future of Biomedicine: Translating Biomedical Research into Personalized Health Care, 10:30 AM 2123 Rayburn HOB

 

Financial Services Full Committee, Hearing: Digital Assets and the Future of Finance: Understanding the Challenges and Benefits of Financial Innovation in the United States, 10:00 AM 2128 RHOB & Webex

 

Foreign Affairs Full Committee, Hearing: Bolstering Democracy in the Age of Rising Authoritarianism, 2:00 PM 2172 Rayburn HOB

 

Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia and Nonproliferation, Hearing: Biosecurity for the Future: Strengthening Deterrence and Detection, 10:00 AM Webex

 

Judiciary, Markup: H.R. 3359 the Homicide Victims Families Rights Act of 2021; H.R. 4977 the Better Cybercrime Metrics Act; H.R. 55 the Emmett Till Antilynching Act; H.R. 5338 the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act Amendments of 2021; and H.R. 5796 the Patents for Humanity Act of 2021, 10:00 AM 2141 Rayburn HOB

 

Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, Hearing: Forfeiting our Rights: The Urgent Need for Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform, 10:00 AM 2154 Rayburn HOB

 

Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment, Hearing: Promoting Economic and Community Redevelopment and Environmental Justice in the Revitalization and Reuse of Contaminated Properties, 10:00 AM 2167 Rayburn HOB

 

Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity, Hearing: Removing Barriers to Veteran Home Ownership, 10:00 AM HVC 210 Capitol

 

Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee, Hearing: Pandora Papers and Hidden Wealth, 10:00 AM 1100 Longworth HOB

 

Thursday, December 9

 

Climate Crisis, Hearing: Cleaner Cheaper Energy: Climate Investments to Help Families and Businesses, 1:30 PM 210 Cannon HOB

 

Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth Full Committee, Hearing: Chairman Himes to Hold Select Committee Roundtable on Serving Unbanked and Underbanked Americans, 10:00 AM 2008 Rayburn HOB

 

Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce, Hearing: Holding Big Tech Accountable: Legislation to Build a Safer Internet, 10:30 AM 2123 Rayburn HOB

 

Financial Services Subcommittee on Diversity and Inclusion, Hearing: A Review of Diversity and Inclusion Performance at America’s Large Investment Firms, 11:00 AM 2128 RHOB & Webex

 

Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa, and Global Counterterrorism, Hearing: What’s Next for Libya? The Path to Peace, 10:00 AM Webex

 

Foreign Affairs, Markup: Markup of Various Measures, 1:00 PM 2172 Rayburn HOB

 

Oversight and Reform, Hearing: Unsustainable Drug Prices: Findings from the Committees Drug Pricing Investigation and the Need for Structural Reforms, 10:30 AM 2154 Rayburn HOB

 

Science, Space, and Technology, Business Meeting: Markup of H.R.847 the Promoting Digital Privacy Technologies Act H.R. 4270 the Abandoned Well Remediation Research and Development Act H.R.4819 the National Nuclear University Research Infrastructure Reinvestment Act of 2021, 10:00 AM

 

Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials, Hearing: Leveraging IIJA: Plans for Expanding Intercity Passenger Rail, 10:00 AM 2167 Rayburn HOB

 

 

 

U.S. Senate

 

Senate Floor Activity

 

The Senate stands adjourned until 3:00 PM on Monday, December 6, 2021.

 

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session and resume consideration of Executive Calendar #567, Jessica Rosenworcel, of Connecticut, to be a Member of the Federal Communications Commission.

 

At approximately 5:30 PM, the Senate will vote on cloture on the Rosenworcel nomination.

 

Cloture has been filed on the following nominations:

1.   Executive Calendar #567, Jessica Rosenworcel, of Connecticut, to be a Member of the Federal Communications Commission.

2.  Executive Calendar #480, Dierdre Hamilton, of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the National Mediation Board.

3.  Executive Calendar #513, Chris Magnus, of Arizona, to be Commissioner of US Customs and Border Protection.

 

Monday, December 6 at approx. 5:30 PM – 1 roll call vote:

 

1.   Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #567, Jessica Rosenworcel, of Connecticut, to be a Member of the Federal Communications Commission.

 

Senate Committee Activity

 

Monday, December 6

 

Foreign Relations, To receive a closed briefing on U.S.-Russia policy, 6:00 PM, SVC-217

 

Tuesday, December 7

 

Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, Hearings to examine the nominations of Parisa Salehi, of the District of Columbia, to be Inspector General, Export-Import Bank, and Brian Michael Tomney, of Virginia, to be Inspector General of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, 10:00 AM, SD-538

 

Commerce, Science, and Transportation, Subcommittee on Surface Transportation, Maritime, Freight, and Ports Hearings to examine challenges posed by ocean shipping supply chains,

 

Finance, Subcommittee on Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Growth Hearings to examine promoting competition, growth, and privacy protection in the technology sector, 9:30 AM, SD-215

 

Foreign Relations, Hearings to examine U.S.-Russia policy, 2:30 PM, SD-G50/VTC

 

Intelligence, Closed hearings to examine certain intelligence matters, 2:00 PM, SH-219

 

Judiciary, Hearings to examine closing Guantanamo, 10:00 AM, SD-226

Rules and Administration, An oversight hearing to examine the U.S. Capitol Police following the January 6th attack on the Capitol, 10:00 AM, SR-301

 

Wednesday, December 8

 

Commerce, Science, and Transportation, Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Data Security Hearings to examine protecting kids online, focusing on Instagram and reforms for young users, 2:30 PM, SR-253

 

Environment and Public Works, Hearings to examine S.2372, to amend the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act to make supplemental funds available for management of fish and wildlife species of greatest conservation need as determined by State fish and wildlife agencies, 10:00 AM, SD-406

 

Foreign Relations, Hearings to examine the future of U.S. policy on Taiwan, 2:30 PM, SD-G50/VTC

 

Indian Affairs, An oversight hearing to examine addressing violence in Native communities through VAWA Title IX special jurisdiction, 2:30 PM, SD-628

 

Intelligence, To receive a closed briefing on certain intelligence matters, 2:00 PM, SVC-217

 

Veterans’ Affairs, Hearings to examine the nomination of Kurt D. DelBene, of Washington, to be an Assistant Secretary of Veterans Affairs (Information and Technology), 3:00 PM, SR-418

 

Thursday, December 9

 

Aging, Hearings to examine financial literacy, focusing on addressing the unique just-in-time decisions older Americans and people with disabilities face, 9:30 AM, SD-562

 

Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, Hearings to examine disaster recovery assistance, focusing on authorization of the Community Development Block Grant ¿ Disaster Recovery Program, 10:00 AM, SD-538

 

Commerce, Science, and Transportation, Subcommittee on Communications, Media, and Broadband Hearings to examine disrupting dangerous algorithms, focusing on addressing the harms of persuasive technology, 10:00 AM, SR-253

 

Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, Hearings to examine Federal efforts to address PFAS contamination, 10:15 AM, SD-342/VTC

 

Judiciary, Business meeting to consider S.2614, to provide for the modernization of electronic case management systems, 9:00 AM, SD-226

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