Removing Barriers Blog

The week ahead - February 24, 2020
Posted February 21, 2020 by CUNA Advocacy


This week the House of Representatives will vote on H.R. 2339, the “Protecting American Lungs and Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act of 2019.” 

The Senate is expected to consider S. 3275, the “The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act” and S. 311, the “Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act.”  The Senate will also continue its consideration of judicial nominations. 



The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee will hold a full committee hearing: "Surface Transportation Reauthorization: Public Transportation Stakeholders’ Perspectives." 


The House Financial Services Committee will hold a markup on the following bills … 

1. H.R. 5187, the Housing Is Infrastructure Act (Waters)  

2. H. R. 149, the Housing Fairness Act (Green)  

3. H.R. 4351, the Yes In My Backyard Act (Heck)  

4. H.R. xx, the Improving FHA Support for Small Dollar Mortgages Act (unsponsored)  

5. H.R. xx, the Reinstating the FHA-FFB Partnership Act (Velazquez)  

6. H.R. 5197, the Managed Stablecoins are Securities Act (Sylvia Garcia)  

7. H.R. xx, the Workforce Investment Disclosure Act (Axne)  

8. H.R. xx, the Shareholder Political Transparency Act of 2020 (Foster)  

9. H.R. 715, the Housing Our Military Servicemembers Act (Stivers/Beatty)