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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30TH

On Friday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business. First votes expected: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Last votes expected: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

One Minute Speeches

Senate Amendment to H.R. 6833 – Continuing Appropriations and Ukraine Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2023 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Rosa DeLauro / Appropriations Committee)

H.R. 8987 – Fairness for 9/11 Families Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Jerry Nadler / Judiciary Committee)

Special Order Speeches

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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29TH, 2022

The House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for Legislative Business

Fifteen One Minutes per side

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) S. 4791 – A bill to amend section 301 of title 44, United States Code, to establish a term for the appointment of the Director of the Government Publishing Office (Sponsored by Sen. Roy Blunt / Committee on House Administration)PASSED BY VOICE

S. 3969 – PAVA Program Inclusion Act (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Sen. Ben Ray Lujan / Committee on House Administration)PASSED BY VOICE

H.R. 7780 – Mental Health Matters Act (Structured Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Mark DeSaulnier / Education and Labor Committee)Two AmendmentsVOTE REQUESTED ON THE MOTION TO RECOMMIT

H.R. 3843 – Merger Filing Fee Modernization Act of 2022 (Closed Rule, One Hour of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Joe Neguse / Judiciary Committee)VOTE REQUESTED

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

2) H.R. 8982 – To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to suspend temporarily rates of duty on imports of certain infant formula base powder used in the manufacturing of infant formula in the United States, and for other purposes (Sponsored by Rep. Suzan DelBene / Ways and Means Committee)PASSED BY VOICE

Additional Legislative Items Are Possible

Postponed Suspension Votes:

1) S. 4900 – SBIR and STTR Extension Act of 2022 (Sponsored by Sen. Ben Cardin / Small Business Committee)

2) H.R. 8956 – FedRAMP Authorization Act (Sponsored by Rep. Gerry Connolly / Oversight and Reform Committee)

3) H.R. 8466 – Chai Suthammanont Healthy Federal Workplaces Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Gerry Connolly / Oversight and Reform Committee)

4) S. 3470 – End Human Trafficking in Government Contracts Act of 2022 (Sponsored by Sen. James Lankford / Oversight and Reform Committee)

5) S. 2551 – AI Training Act (Sponsored by Sen. Gary Peters / Oversight and Reform Committee)

6) H.R. 6967 – Chance to Compete Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Jody Hice / Oversight and Reform Committee)

7) H.R. 8163 – Improving Trauma Systems and Emergency Care Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Tom O’Halleran / Energy and Commerce Committee)

8) S. 958 – Maximizing Outcomes through Better Investments in Lifesaving Equipment for (MOBILE) Health Care Act, as amended (Sponsored by Sen. Jacky Rosen / Energy and Commerce Committee)

9) H.R. 4081 – Informing Consumers about Smart Devices Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. John Curtis / Energy and Commerce Committee)

10) H.R. 6965 – Visit America Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Dina Titus / Energy and Commerce Committee)

11) H.R. 6889 – Credit Union Board Modernization Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Juan Vargas / Financial Services Committee)

12) H.R. 1638 – Gilt Edge Mine Conveyance Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Dusty Johnson / Natural Resources Committee)

13) H.R. 7321 – Global Aircraft Maintenance Safety Improvement Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Peter DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

14) Senate Amendment to H.R. 5641 – SPEED Act (Sponsored by Rep. Sam Graves / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

15) House Amendment to S. 3662 – Preventing PFAS Runoff at Airports Act (Sponsored by Sen. Gary Peters / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

16) H.R. 3304 – AUTO for Veterans Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Lizzie Fletcher / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

17) H.R. 8888 – Food Security for All Veterans Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Mary Peltola / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

18) H.R. 8875 – Expanding Home Loans for Guard and Reservists Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Pat Ryan / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

19) S. 1198 – Solid Start Act of 2022 (Sponsored by Sen. Maggie Hassan / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

20) H.R. 8510 – Strengthening Whistleblower Protections at the Department of Veterans’ Affairs Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Chris Pappas / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

21) S. 2794 – Supporting Families of the Fallen Act (Sponsored by Sen. Tommy Tuberville / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

22) H.R. 8681 – John Lewis Civil Rights Fellowship Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Nikema Willaims / Foreign Affairs Committee)

23) H.R. 8446 – Global Food Security Reauthorization Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Betty McCollum / Foreign Affairs Committee)

24) H.R. 8463 – Millennium Challenge Corporation Eligibility Expansion Act (Sponsored by Rep. Joaquin Castro / Foreign Affairs Committee)

25) H.R. 4821 – Combating the Persecution of Religious Groups in China Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Vicky Hartzler / Foreign Affairs Committee)

Special Orders: Democrats have the first hour

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 26THOn Monday, no votes are expected in the House.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27THOn Tuesday, no votes are expected in the House.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28TH AND THE BALANCE OF THE WEEKOn Wednesday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m.

On Thursday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.

On Friday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business.

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) S. 4900 – SBIR and STTR Extension Act of 2022 (Sponsored by Sen. Ben Cardin / Small Business Committee)

2) H.R. 8956 – FedRAMP Authorization Act (Sponsored by Rep. Gerry Connolly / Oversight and Reform Committee)

3) H.R. 8466 – Chai Suthammanont Healthy Federal Workplaces Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Gerry Connolly / Oversight and Reform Committee)

4) S. 3470 – End Human Trafficking in Government Contracts Act of 2022 (Sponsored by Sen. James Lankford / Oversight and Reform Committee)

5) S. 2551 – AI Training Act (Sponsored by Sen. Gary Peters / Oversight and Reform Committee)

6) H.R. 6967 – Chance to Compete Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Jody Hice / Oversight and Reform Committee)

7) H.R. 6267 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 15 Chestnut Street in Suffern, New York, as the ‘‘Sergeant Gerald T. ‘Jerry’ Donnellan Post Office’’ (Sponsored by Rep. Mondaire Jones / Oversight and Reform Committee)

8) H.R. 6080 – To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5420 Kavanaugh Boulevard in Little Rock, Arkansas, as the ‘‘Ronald A. Robinson Post Office’’ (Sponsored by Rep. French Hill / Oversight and Reform Committee)

9) H.R. 8163 – Improving Trauma Systems and Emergency Care Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Tom O’Halleran / Energy and Commerce Committee)

10) S. 958 – Maximizing Outcomes through Better Investments in Lifesaving Equipment for (MOBILE) Health Care Act, as amended (Sponsored by Sen. Jacky Rosen / Energy and Commerce Committee)

11) H.R. 4081 – Informing Consumers about Smart Devices Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. John Curtis / Energy and Commerce Committee)

12) H.R. 6965 – Visit America Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Dina Titus / Energy and Commerce Committee)

13) H.R. 6889 – Credit Union Board Modernization Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Juan Vargas / Financial Services Committee)

14) H.R. 2710 – Banking Transparency for Sanctioned Persons Act of 2021, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Bryan Steil / Financial Services Committee)

15) H.R. 6364 – To amend the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area Improvement Act to extend the exception to the closure of certain roads within the Recreation Area for local businesses, and for other purposes, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Matt Cartwright / Natural Resources Committee)

16) H.R. 1638 – Gilt Edge Mine Conveyance Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Dusty Johnson / Natural Resources Committee)

17) H.R. 7321 – Global Aircraft Maintenance Safety Improvement Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Peter DeFazio / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

18) H.R. 3482 – National Center for the Advancement of Aviation Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. André Carson / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

19) Senate Amendment to H.R. 5641 – SPEED Act (Sponsored by Rep. Sam Graves / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

20) House Amendment to S. 3662 – Preventing PFAS Runoff at Airports Act (Sponsored by Sen. Gary Peters / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee)

21) H.R. 3304 – AUTO for Veterans Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Lizzie Fletcher / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

22) H.R. 8888 – Food Security for All Veterans Act (Sponsored by Rep. Mary Peltola / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

23) H.R. 8875 – Expanding Home Loans for Guard and Reservists Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Pat Ryan / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

24) H.R. 5918 – To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that the Secretary of Veterans Affairs repays members of the Armed Forces for certain contributions made by such members towards Post-9/11 Educational Assistance, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Jim Banks / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

25) H.R. 7589 – REMOVE Copays Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Mark Takano / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

26) S. 1198 – Solid Start Act of 2022 (Sponsored by Sen. Maggie Hassan / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

27) H.R. 8510 – Strengthening Whistleblower Protections at the Department of Veterans’ Affairs Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Chris Pappas / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

28) S. 2794 – Supporting Families of the Fallen Act (Sponsored by Sen. Tommy Tuberville / Veterans’ Affairs Committee)

29) H.R. 8681 – John Lewis Civil Rights Fellowship Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Nikema Willaims / Foreign Affairs Committee)

30) H.R. 8446 – Global Food Security Reauthorization Act of 2022, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Betty McCollum / Foreign Affairs Committee)

31) H.R. 8463 – Millennium Challenge Corporation Eligibility Expansion Act (Sponsored by Rep. Joaquin Castro / Foreign Affairs Committee)

32) H.R. 4821Combating the Persecution of Religious Groups in China Act, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Vicky Hartzler / Foreign Affairs Committee)

H.R. 7780 – Mental Health Matters Act (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Mark DeSaulnier / Education and Labor Committee)

H.R. 3843 – Merger Filing Fee Modernization Act of 2022 (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Joe Neguse / Judiciary Committee)

S. 3969 – PAVA Program Inclusion Act (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Sen. Ben Ray Lujan / Committee on House Administration)

Legislation Making Further Appropriations for FY23

Possible Consideration of Legislation Related to the STOCK Act

Additional Legislative Items Are Possible

Committee activity for the week of September 26 can be found here.

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Vote Sheets

Republican Motion to Recommit on H.R. 7780 – Mental Health Matters Act

Y 208
N 220

Passage of H.R. 7780 – Mental Health Matters Act

Y 220
N 205

Passage of H.R. 3843 – Merger Filing Fee Modernization Act of 2022

Y 242
N 184

S. 4900 SBIR and STTR Extension Act of 2022 – Suspension

Y 415
N 9

H.R. 8466 Chai Suthammanont Remembrance Act of 2022 – Suspension

Y 351
N 73

S. 3470 End Human Trafficking in Government Contracts Act of 2022 – Suspension

Y 423
N 0

S. 2551 AI Training Act – Suspension

Y 393
N 29

S. 958 Maximizing Outcomes through Better Investments in Lifesaving Equipment for (MOBILE) Health Care Act – Suspension

Y 414
N 7

H.R. 6965 Visit America Act Suspension

Y 325
N 93

H.R. 7321 Global Aircraft Maintenance Safety Improvement Act Suspension

Y 374
N 52

House Amendment to S. 3662 Preventing PFAS Runoff at Airports Act Suspension

Y 381
N 42

H.R. 8888 Food Security for All Veterans Act – Suspension

Y 376
N 49

S. 2794 Supporting Families of the Fallen Act – Suspension

Y 425
N 0

H.R. 8446 Global Food Security Reauthorization Act of 2022 – Suspension

Y 331
N 95

H.R. 8463 Millenium Challenge Corporation Eligibility Expansion Act – Suspension

Y 334
N 87

Suspensions En Bloc (S. 1198, H.R. 8956, H.R. 6967, H.R. 8163, H.R. 4081, H.R. 6889, H.R. 1638, Senate Amendment to H.R. 5641, H.R. 3304, H.R. 8875, H.R. 8510, H.R. 8681, H.R. 4821) –  Suspension

Y 296
N 127

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Amendments to H.R. 7780 – Mental Health Matters Act

Each amendment receives up to 10 minutes of debate.

Porter (D-CA) – Amendment No. 1 – Directs the Secretary of Education to study student mental health at institutions of higher education and to issue guidance on compliance with federal law for mental health and substance use disorder conditions – ADOPTED BY VOICE

Desaulnier (D-CA), on behalf of Mrvan (D-IN) – Amendment No. 2 – Directs the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health to establish an occupational research program on mental health – ADOPTED BY VOICE

Floor Wrap Up

Summary of Business for LEGISLATIVE DAY OF SEPTEMBER 29, 2022 MOTION –

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass Certain Bills and Concur in the Senate Amendments. Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 296 – 127 (Roll no. 473).

Republican Votes: YEA 81; NAY 127; 0

Democrat Votes: YEA 215; NAY 0; 0

H R 8463 – Millennium Challenge Corporation Eligibility Expansion Act

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 334 – 87 (Roll no. 472).

Republican Votes: YEA 120; NAY 87; 0