Daily Digest

Friday, August 3, 2018

Daily Digest

Senate

Chamber Action

The Senate met at 10:30:31 a.m. in pro forma session, and adjourned at 10:31:04 a.m. until 10 a.m., on Tuesday, August 7, 2018.––––––

Committee Meetings

No committee meetings were held.

House of Representatives

Chamber Action


Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 8 public bills, H.R. 6649–6656; and 1 resolution, H.J. Res. 138 were introduced.
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Additional Cosponsors:
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Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:

H.R. 3186, to establish an Every Kid Outdoors program, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–880, Part 1);

H.R. 4824, to allow certain State permitting authority to encourage expansion of broadband service to rural communities, and for other purposes, with amendments (H. Rept. 115–881, Part 1);

H.R. 4659, to require the appropriate Federal banking agencies to recognize the exposure-reducing nature of client margin for cleared derivatives (H. Rept. 115–882);

H.R. 3555, to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to provide that the definition of a facility of an exchange does not apply to a line of business the purpose of which is not to effect or report a transaction on an exchange, with amendments (H. Rept. 115–883);

H.R. 6321, to require the Securities and Exchange Commission to revise the definitions of a ``small business'' and ``small organization'' for purposes of assessing the impact of the Commission's rulemakings under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 (H. Rept. 115–884);

H.R. 1264, to provide an exemption from rules and regulations of the Bureau of Consumer Financial protection for community financial institutions, and for other purposes, with amendments (H. Rept. 115–885);

H.R. 6323, to create an interdivisional taskforce at the Securities and Exchange Commission for senior investors, with an amendment (H. Rept. 115–886);

H.R. 6324, to require the Securities and Exchange Commission to carry out a study of the direct and indirect underwriting fees, including gross spreads, for mid-sized initial public offerings, with amendments (H. Rept. 115–887);

H.R. 5051, to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to revise the shareholder threshold for registration under such Act, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–888);

H.R. 6177, to require the Securities and Exchange Commission to revise the definitions of a qualifying portfolio company and a qualifying investment to include an emerging growth company and the equity securities of an emerging growth company, respectively, for purposes of the exemption from registration for venture capital fund advisers under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, with amendments (H. Rept. 115–889);

H.R. 4861, to nullify certain guidance on deposit advance products, to require the Federal banking agencies to establish standards for short-term, small-dollar loans made by insured depository institutions, to exempt insured depository institutions and insured credit unions from the payday lending rule of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–890); and

H.R. 6320, to require the Securities and Exchange Commission to carry out a study of Rule 10b5–1 trading plans, and for other purposes (H. Rept. 115–891).
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Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed Representative Messer to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.
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Guest Chaplain: The prayer was offered by the Guest Chaplain, Monsignor Stephen Rossetti, Catholic University of America, Washington, DC.
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Senate Referrals: S. 1668 was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. S. 2101 was referred to the Committee on Financial Services. S. 2497 was referred to the Committee on Financial Services, the Committee on Armed Services, and the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology.
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Senate Messages: Messages received from the Senate by the Clerk and subsequently presented to the House today and appear on pages H7737–38.

Quorum Calls--Votes: There were no Yea and Nay votes, and there were no Recorded votes. There were no quorum calls.

Adjournment: The House met at 10 a.m. and adjourned at 10:06 a.m.

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Committee Meetings

No hearings were held.

Joint Meetings

No joint committee meetings were held.

COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR TUESDAY,

AUGUST 7, 2018

(Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)

Senate

No meetings/hearings scheduled.

House

No hearings are scheduled.

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Next Meeting of the
SENATE

10 a.m., Tuesday, August 7

Senate Chamber

Program for Tuesday: Senate will meet in a pro forma session.

Next Meeting of the
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

10 a.m., Tuesday, August 7

House Chamber

Program for Tuesday: House will meet in Pro Forma session at 10 a.m.

Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue








HOUSE


Barr, Andy, Ky., E1120, E1122, E1123

Courtney, Joe, Conn., E1121

Gohmert, Louie, Tex., E1118

Gonzalez, Vicente, Tex., E1117, E1119

Hensarling, Jeb, Tex., E1122

Hill, J. French, Ark., E1120

Huffman, Jared, Calif., E1118

Jackson Lee, Sheila, Tex., E1119, E1121

Krishnamoorthi, Ill., E1117

Lieu, Ted, Calif., E1117

Mitchell, Paul, Mich., E1118

Newhouse, Dan, Wash., E1123

Norton, Eleanor Holmes, The District of Columbia, E1122

Poe, Ted, Tex., E1118, E1120

Rutherford, John H., Fla., E1117

Stefanik, Elise M., N.Y., E1117, E1118

Swalwell, Eric, Calif., E1120

Visclosky, Peter J., Ind., E1119, E1120

Walters, Mimi, Calif., E1122

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