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Congressional Schedule: April 4-8, 2022

Congressional Schedule: April 4-8, 2022 

Floor Action: 
 
The House and Senate are in session this week. 
 
Health– On Monday, the House will consider several bills, including H.R. 1218, the Data Mapping to Save Moms’ Lives Act. 
 
International– Also on Monday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 5497, the Burma Unified through Rigorous Military Accountability (BURMA) Act. The measure contains provisions relating to gender-based violence and women in government and peacebuilding operations. 
 
Mark-Ups:

Veterans- On Wednesday, the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee will mark up several bills including, H.R. 5738, the Lactation Spaces for Veteran Moms Act; H.R. 6961, the Dignity for Military Sexual Trauma (MST) Survivors Act; H.R. 2724, the VA Peer Support Enhancement for MST Survivors Act; and H.R. 6064, the VA & National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) Agreement for MST. 

Women’s History– On Wednesday, the House Oversight and Reform Committee will mark up several bills, including H.R. 6039, a bill to designate the Harriet Tubman Post Office Building, and H.R. 6614, a bill to designate the Rosa Louise McCauley Post Office Building. 
 
Hearings:  
 
Health– On Tuesday, the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health will hold a hearing, “Communities in Need: Legislation to Support Mental Health and Well-Being,” which will include discussion of several bills, including H.R. 7073, the “Into the Light for Maternal Mental Health Act.” 
 
Human Trafficking– On Thursday, the Senate Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe will hold a hearing to examine protecting Ukrainian refugees from human trafficking. 

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