FINANCIAL SERVICES WEEK AHEAD APRIL 4 TO APRIL 8

U.S. House of Representatives
House Floor Activity
Floor Overview
The House will meet with the first votes of the week expected on Monday, April 4, at 6:30 PM. Last votes of the week are predicted on Thursday, April 7. According to a notice from Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, additional legislative items are possible beyond the measures listed below.
Legislation Considered Subject to a Rule
H.Res. __, Resolution Recommending That The House Of Representatives Find Peter K. Navarro and Daniel Scavino, Jr., In Contempt Of Congress For Refusal To Comply With Subpoenas Duly Issued By The Select Committee To Investigate The January 6 Attack On The United States Capitol (Rep. Thompson (MS), Select Committee to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the United States Capitol)
H.R. 3807, Relief for Restaurants and other Hard Hit Small Businesses Act of 2022 (Rep. Blumenauer, Small Business) The measure would allocate $42 billion to replenish the Restaurant Revitalization Fund and $13 billion to establish a new program for small businesses that lost revenue during the Covid-19 pandemic. The new programs would be partially funded by transferring unobligated or recaptured amounts from other SBA pandemic relief programs.
Possible Consideration of Legislation Related to COVID-19 Supplemental Funding
Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules
  1. H.R. 1218, Data Mapping to Save Moms’ Lives Act, as amended (Rep. Butterfield, Energy and Commerce)
  2. H.R. 2501, Spectrum Coordination Act, as amended (Rep. Bilirakis, Energy and Commerce)
  3. H.R. 5657, Medical Marijuana Research Act (Rep. Blumenauer, Energy and Commerce)
  4. H.R. 1916, Ensuring Lasting Smiles Act, as amended (Rep. Eshoo, Energy and Commerce)
  5. H.R. 6387, School and Daycare Protection Act, as amended (Rep. Payne, Homeland Security)
  6. H.R. 5633, Department of Homeland Security Inspector General Transparency Act, as amended (Rep. Thompson (MS), Homeland Security)
  7. H.R. 1540, REPORT Act, as amended (Rep. Aguilar, Homeland Security)
  8. H.R. 4209, DHS Illicit Cross-Border Tunnel Defense Act, as amended (Rep. Pfluger, Homeland Security)
  9. H.R. 4476, DHS Trade and Economic Security Council Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Meijer, Homeland Security)
  10. H.R. 5689, Resilient AMERICA Act, as amended (Rep. DeFazio, Transportation and Infrastructure)
  11. H.R. 5641, SPEED Recovery Act, as amended (Rep. Graves (MO), Transportation and Infrastructure)
  12. H.Res. 831, Calling on the United States Government to uphold the founding democratic principles of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization and establish a Center for Democratic Resilience within the headquarters of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, as amended (Rep. Connolly, Foreign Affairs)
  13. H.R. 5497, BURMA Act of 2022, as amended (Rep. Meeks, Foreign Affairs)
  14. H.R. 7276, Ukraine Invasion War Crimes Deterrence and Accountability Act, as amended (Rep. McCaul, Foreign Affairs)
House Committee Activity
Monday, April 4
Rules, Business Meeting: H. Res. ___ H. Rept. 117-284Resolution Recommending That The House Of Representatives Find Peter K. Navarro and Daniel Scavino Jr. In Contempt Of Congress For Refusal To Comply With Subpoenas Duly Issued By The Select Committee To Investigate The January 6th Attack On The United States Capitol, 3:00 PM, H-313 CAPITOL
Tuesday, April 5
Agriculture Full Committee, Hearing: A 2022 Review of the Farm Bill: Energy- Renewable Energy Opportunities in Rural America, 10:00 AM
Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense, Hearing: United States Strategic Command CLOSED, 10:00 AM, H-405 CAPITOL
Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, Hearing: FY2023 National Tribal Organizations Public Witness Day, 10:00 AM
Appropriations Subcommittee on Legislative Branch, Hearing: Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Request for the Government Accountability Office, 10:00 AM
Appropriations Subcommittee on Legislative Branch, Hearing: Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Request for the Congressional Budget Office, 1:00 PM
Appropriations Subcommittee on Legislative Branch, Hearing: Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Request for the Office of Congressional Workplace Rights, 3:00 PM
Armed Services Full Committee, Hearing: Fiscal Year 2023 Defense Budget Request, 9:30 AM, 2118 Rayburn HOB
Armed Services Subcommittee on Cyber, Innovative Technologies, and Information Systems, Hearing: Operations in Cyberspace and Building Cyber Capabilities Across the Department of Defense, 3:00 PM, 2118 Rayburn HOB
Education Labor, Markup: H.R. 7309 Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2022 and H.R. 7310 Protecting Americas Retirement Security Act, 10:15 AM, 2175 Rayburn HOB
Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health, Hearing: Communities in Need: Legislation to Support Mental Health and Well-Being, 10:15 AM, 2123 Rayburn HOB
Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, Hearing: An Enduring Legacy: The Role of Financial Institutions in the Horrors of Slavery and the Need for Atonement, 2:00 PM, 2128 RHOB & WebEx
Foreign Affairs, Markup: Markup of Various Measures, 10:00 AM 2172 Rayburn HOB
Homeland Security, Hearing: Mobilizing our Cyber Defenses: Securing Critical Infrastructure Against Russian Cyber Threats, 10:00 AM, 310 Cannon HOB
Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties, Hearing: Enhancing the Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, 10:00 AM, 2141 Rayburn HOB
Judiciary, Markup: H.R. 350 the Domestic Terrorism Prevention Act of 2021; H.R. 5460 the Virgin Islands Visa Waiver Act of 2021; H.R. 301 To amend title 36 United States Code to establish the composition known as Lift Every Voice and Sing as the national hymn of the United States; H.R. 7072 the NDO Fairness Act; H.R. 4330 the Protect Reporters from Exploitative State Spying Act or the PRESS Act; H.R. 3648 the Equal Access to Green cards for Legal Employment Act of 2021 or the EAGLE Act of 20, 2:00 PM, 2141 Rayburn HOB
Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands, Hearing: Investing in Wildfire Management Ecosystem Restoration and Resilient Communities: Examining Implementation of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, 10:00 AM 1324 Longworth HOB
Natural Resources Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, Hearing: The Opioid Crisis in Tribal Communities, 10:00 AM
Oversight and Reform, Hearing: Its Electric: Developing the Postal Service Fleet of the Future, 10:00 AM, 2154 Rayburn HOB
Rules, Business Meeting: H.R. 3807Restaurant Revitalization Fund Replenishment Act of 2021 Relief for Restaurants and other Hard Hit Small Businesses Act of 2022, 1:30 PM, H-313 CAPITOL
Science, Space, and Technology, Markup: Markup of: H.R. 6845 the Commercial Remote Sensing Amendment Act of 2022H.R. 3952 the NOAA Chief Scientist ActH.R. 7077 the Empowering the U.S. Fire Administration ActH.R.3588 the Mathematical and Statistical Modeling Education ActH.R.6933 the Cost-Share Accountability Act of 2022, 10:00 AM, 2318 Rayburn HOB
Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management, Hearing: FEMA Priorities for 2022 and the 2022-2026 Strategic Plan, 10:00 AM, 2167 Rayburn HOB
Ways and Means, Hearing: Proposed Fiscal Year 2023 Budget with Health Human Services Secretary Becerra, 2:00 PM, 1100 Longworth HOB
Wednesday, April 6
Agriculture Livestock and Foreign Agriculture, Hearing: A 2022 Review of the Farm Bill: International Trade and Food Assistance Programs, 10:00 AM
Appropriations Subcommittee Homeland Security, Hearing: DHS Office of Inspector General FY23 Budget Request, 1:30 PM
Appropriations Subcommittee Homeland Security, Hearing: United States Citizenship and Immigration Services FY23 Budget Request, 10:00 AM
Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense, Hearing: United States Africa Command CLOSED, 9:30 AM, H-140 CAPITOL
Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, Hearing: FY2023 Regional Tribal Organizations Public Witness Day, 1:00 PM
Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies, Hearing: Social and Emotional Learning and Whole Child Approaches in K-12 Education, 10:00 AM
Appropriations Subcommittee on Legislative Branch, Hearing: Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Request for the House of Representatives, 2:00 PM, 2362-B Rayburn HOB
Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies, Hearing: FY 2023 Department of Veterans Affairs Budget Hearing, 10:30 AM, 2359 Rayburn HOB
Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs, Hearing: U.S. International Assistance to Combat Narcotics Trafficking, 10:00 AM
Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces, Hearing: Fiscal Year 2023 Strategic Forces National Security Space Programs, 2:00 PM, 2118 Rayburn HOB
Budget, Hearing: Department of Health and Human Services FY 2023 Budget, 2:30 PM Zoom & 210 Cannon HOB
Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth Select Committee, Hearing: ImBalance of Power: How Market Concentration Affects Worker Compensation and Consumer Prices, 12:00 PM, 2362-A Rayburn HOB
Education Labor, Hearing: Examining the Policies and Priorities of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 9:00 AM, 2175 Rayburn HOB
Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, Hearing: Gouged at the Gas Station: Big Oil and America’s Pain at the Pump, 10:30 AM, 2123 Rayburn HOB
Financial Services Full Committee, Hearing: The Annual Testimony of the Secretary of the Treasury on the State of the International Financial System, 10:00 AM, 2128 RHOB & WebEx
Foreign Affairs Full Committee, Hearing: Restoring American Leadership in the Indo-Pacific, 10:00 AM, 2172 Rayburn HOB
Homeland Security Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations, Hearing: Examining Title 42 and the Need to Restore Asylum at the Border, 2:00 PM, 310 Cannon HOB
Homeland Security Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Innovation, Hearing: Mobilizing our Cyber Defenses: Maturing Public-Private Partnerships to Secure U.S. Critical Infrastructure, 10:00 AM, 310 Cannon HOB
Modernization of Congress Select Committee, Hearing: Congressional Continuity: Ensuring the First Branch is Prepared in Times of Crisis, 9:00 AM, 1334 Longworth HOB
Natural Resources, Markup: HR 920 HR 1638 HR 2626 HR 5093 and HR 6651, 10:00 AM, 1324 Longworth HOB
Oversight and Reform, Markup: 1. H.R. 1756 the Measuring Real Income Growth Act; 2. H.R. 6531 the Targeting Resources to Communities in Need Act of 2022; 3. H.R. 6967 the Chance to Compete Act; 4. H.R. ____ the Honoring Civil Servants Killed in the Line of Duty Act; 5. H.R. 5815 the Honest Census Communications Act; 6. H.R. 7185 the Federal Contracting for Peace and Security Act; 7. H.R. 3544 the Computers for Veterans and Students COVS Act; 8. H.R. 7337 the Access for Veterans to Records Act; and 9. Several postal naming measures, 10:30 AM, 2154 Rayburn HOB
Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Hearing: SBIR Turns 40: Evaluating Support for Small Business Innovation, 10:00 AM, 2318 Rayburn HOB
Small Business Subcommittee on Underserved, Agricultural, and Rural Business Development, Hearing: SBA Management Review: Office of Advocacy, 10:00 AM, 2360 Rayburn HOB
Transportation and Infrastructure, Hearing: National Transportation Safety Board Reauthorization, 10:00 AM, 2167 Rayburn HOB
Ways and Means, Hearing: Overcoming Racism to Advance Economic Opportunity, 10:00 AM, 1100 Longworth HOB
Thursday, April 7
Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense, Hearing: United States Special Operations Command CLOSED, 10:00 AM, H-405 CAPITOL
Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, Hearing: FY2023 Member Day, 9:30 AM
Climate Crisis Select Committee, Hearing: Cost-Saving Climate Solutions: Investing in Energy Efficiency to Promote Energy Security and Cut Energy Bills, 9:00 AM, 1334 Longworth HOB
House Administration, Hearing: Examining Stock Trading Reforms for Congress, 9:00 AM, 1310 Longworth HOB
Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife, Hearing: Russian Seafood Ban Implementation and Seafood Traceability, 1:00 PM, 1324 Longworth HOB
Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, Hearing: Free Speech Under Attack: Book Bans and Academic Censorship, 10:00 AM, 2154 Rayburn HOB
U.S. Senate
Senate Floor Activity
The Senate stands in recess until 3:00 PM on Monday, April 4, 2022.
Following Leader remarks, the Senate will be in Executive Session. We expect a motion to discharge the nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson to be Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from the Committee on the Judiciary. Once the motion is made, there would then be up to 4 hours of debate, equally divided, prior to a vote on the motion. That vote is not expected before 5:30 PM.
Members will be notified when that vote is expected to occur.
Monday, April 4th, 1 roll call vote:
  1. Motion to discharge the nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson to be Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from the Committee on the Judiciary.
Senate Committee Activity
Monday, April 4
Judiciary, Business meeting to consider the nominations of Ketanji Brown Jackson, of the District of Columbia, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, Stephanie Dawkins Davis, of Michigan, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit, Arianna J. Freeman, of Pennsylvania, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit, Robert Steven Huie, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of California, Evelyn Padin, to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey, Jennifer H. Rearden, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York, and Vanessa Roberts Avery, of Connecticut, to be United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, Department of Justice, 10:00 AM, SH-216
Tuesday, April 5
Armed Services, Hearings to examine the posture of United States Special Operations Command and United States Cyber Command in review of the Defense Authorization Request for fiscal year 2023 and the Future Years Defense Program; to be immediately followed by a closed session in SVC-217, 9:30 AM, SD-G50
Finance, Hearings to examine the President’s proposed budget request for fiscal year 2023 for the Department of Health and Human Services, 10:00 AM, SD-215
Environment and Public Works, Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water Hearings to examine implementation of the Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Act, focusing on stakeholders’ needs and experiences, 10:00 AM, SD-406
Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, Hearings to examine FDA user fee agreements, focusing on advancing medical product regulation and innovation for the benefit of patients, 10:00 AM, SD-430
Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, Hearings to examine insider trading legislation, focusing on fair markets, 10:00 AM, SD-538
Commerce, Science, and Transportation, Hearings to examine the effect of elevated petroleum prices on American commerce and consumers, 10:00 AM, SR-253
Budget, Hearings to examine corporate profits and rising prices, 11:00 AM, SD-608
Armed Services, Subcommittee on Cybersecurity Closed hearings to examine training the next generation of cyber operators, 2:30 PM, SVC-217
Wednesday, April 6
Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development Hearings to examine proposed budget estimate and justification for fiscal year 2023 for the Army Corps of Engineers, and the Bureau of Reclamation, 10:00 AM, SD-192
Environment and Public Works, Hearings to examine the President’s proposed budget request for fiscal year 2023 for the Environmental Protection Agency, 10:00 AM, SD-406
Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, Hearings to examine the nominations of Ventris C. Gibson, of Virginia, to be Director of the Mint for a term of five years, and Paul M. Rosen, of California, to be Assistant Secretary for Investment Security, both of the Department of the Treasury, 10:00 AM, SD-538
Armed Services, Subcommittee on Personnel Hearings to examine suicide prevention and related behavioral health interventions in the Department of Defense, 10:00 AM, SR-222
Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, Business meeting to consider the nominations of Derek Kan, of California, and Daniel Mark Tangherlini, of the District of Columbia, both to be a Governor of the United States Postal Service, 11:15 AM, SD-342
Foreign Relations, Hearings to examine amendments to the Treaty on Fisheries between the Governments of Certain Pacific Island States and the Government of the United States of America (Treaty Doc.115-03), agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Croatia comprising the instrument as contemplated by Article 3(2) of the Agreement on Extradition between the United States of America and the European Union, signed June 25, 2003, as to the Application of the Treaty on Extradition signed on October 25, 1901 (the “U.S.-Croatia Extradition Agreement”), and the Agreement between the Government of the United States and the Government of the Republic of Croatia comprising the Instrument as contemplated by Article 3(3) of the Agreement on Mutual Legal Assistance between the United States of America and the European Union signed at Washington on June 25, 2003 (the “U.S.-Croatia Mutual Legal Assistance Agreement”), both signed at Washington on December 10, 2019 (Treaty Doc.116-02), and amendment to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer (the “Montreal Protocol”), adopted at Kigali on October 15, 2016, by the Twenty-Eighth Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol (the “Kigali Amendment”) (Treaty Doc.117-01), 2:30 PM, SD-106/VTC
Environment and Public Works, Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate, and Nuclear Safety Hearings to examine the nominations of Beth Pritchard Geer, Robert P. Klein, both of Tennessee, and L. Michelle Moore, of Georgia, all to be a Member of the Board of Directors, and Benny R. Wagner, of Tennessee, to be Inspector General, all of the Tennessee Valley Authority, 2:30 PM, SD-406
Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development Hearings to examine advancing public transportation in small cities and rural places under the bipartisan infrastructure law, 2:30 PM, SD-538/VTC
Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, Hearings to examine ways to counter tactics oligarchs use to launder their money and reputations and stifle dissent, 2:30 PM, SD-562
Armed Services, Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities Hearings to examine the Department of Defense’s posture for supporting and fostering innovation, 2:30 PM, SR-222
Rules and Administration, Hearings to examine the nomination of Dara Lindenbaum, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Federal Election Commission, 3:15 PM, SR-301
Thursday, April 7
Armed Services, Hearings to examine the Department of Defense budget posture in review of the Defense Authorization Request for fiscal year 2023 and the Future Years Defense Program, 9:30 AM, SD-G50
Finance, Hearings to examine the IRS, the President’s proposed budget request for fiscal year 2023, and the 2022 filing season, 10:00 AM, SD-215
Energy and Natural Resources, Hearings to examine the scope and scale of critical mineral demand and recycling of critical minerals, 10:00 AM, SD-366
Environment and Public Works, Business meeting to consider pending calendar business, 10:00 AM, SD-406
Foreign Relations, Hearings to examine the nominations of Caroline Kennedy, of New York, to be Ambassador to the Commonwealth of Australia, Philip S. Goldberg, of the District of Columbia, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Korea, MaryKay Loss Carlson, of Arkansas, to be Ambassador to the Republic of the Philippines, and Marc B. Nathanson, of California, to be Ambassador to the Kingdom of Norway, all of the Department of State, and other pending nominations, 10:00 AM, SD-419
Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, Hearings to examine protecting Ukrainian refugees from human trafficking, 10:30 AM, SD-562
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