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Current Bills in the United States Congress
House Bills

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the National Purple Heart Hall of Honor.

Sean Maloney

House Financial Services Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 166

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 35 Tulip Avenue in Floral Park, New York, as the "Lieutenant Michael R. Davidson Post Office Building".

Kathleen Rice

House Oversight and Reform Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 26

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To amend the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act and the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act, to provide parity for United States territories and the District of Columbia, to make technical corrections to such Acts and related laws, and for other purposes.

Gregorio Sablan

House Natural Resources Committee

Northern Mariana Islands

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To provide opioid receptor antagonists, including naloxone, to first responders for personal use, and for other purposes.

Bob Gibbs

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To amend the Natural Gas Act to expedite approval of exports of small volumes of natural gas, and for other purposes.

Ted Yoho

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To amend the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to provide for rewards for the arrest or conviction of certain foreign nationals who have committed genocide or war crimes, and for other purposes.

Virginia Foxx

House Foreign Affairs Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require providers of a covered service to provide location information concerning the telecommunications device of a user of such service to an investigative or law enforcement officer or an employee or other agent of a public safety answering point in an emergency situation involving risk of death or serious physical harm or in order to respond to the user's call for emergency services.

Ron Estes

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Kansas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To amend the Public Health Service Act to ensure the consensual donation and respectful disposition of human bodies and human body parts donated or transferred for education, research, or the advancement of medical, dental, or mortuary science and not for use in human transplantation, and for other purposes.

Bobby Rush

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the establishment of a mesothelioma patient registry, and for other purposes.

John Katko

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To require annual reporting by employers of the number of settlements with employees regarding claims of discrimination on the basis of sex, including verbal and physical sexual harassment, and for other purposes.

Carolyn Maloney

House Education and Labor

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

hr1834

To direct the Secretary of Commerce to issue regulations prohibiting the use of sunscreen containing oxybenzone or octinoxate in a National Marine Sanctuary in which coral is present, and for other purposes.

Francis Rooney

House Natural Resources Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modernize the Office of the National Taxpayer Advocate.

Darin LaHood

House Ways and Means Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase funding for certain educational activities by terminating taxpayer financing of Presidential election campaigns, and for other purposes.

Debbie Lesko

House House Administration Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To enforce the requirement that the National Instant Criminal Background Check System to make a final disposition of requests to correct its records within 60 days, and for other purposes.

Tom Emmer

House Judiciary Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require that children's cosmetics containing talc include an appropriate warning unless the cosmetics are demonstrated to be asbestos-free, and for other purposes.

Debbie Dingell

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To direct the United States Postal Service to designate a single, unique ZIP Code for Glendale, New York.

Grace Meng

House Oversight and Reform Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To require the Securities and Exchange Commission, when developing rules and regulations about disclosures to retail investors, to conduct investor testing, including a survey and interviews of retail investors, and for other purposes.

Sean Casten

House Financial Services Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Mar 18 2019

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To facilitate resolution of environmental remediation and reclamation, resolve potential liability of the United States, and promote economic development in Lyon County, Nevada, and for other purposes.

Mark Amodei

House Natural Resources Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 18 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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For the relief of Alemseghed Mussie Tesfamical.

Peter King

House Judiciary Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the centennial of the establishment of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

Brad Wenstrup

House Financial Services Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 17

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

hr1803

To nullify the Supplemental Treaty Between the United States of America and the Confederated Tribes and Bands of Indians of Middle Oregon, concluded on November 15, 1865.

Greg Walden

House Natural Resources Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

hr1784

To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families.

Rosa DeLauro

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 121

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, and in addition to the Committees on House Administration, and Oversight and Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to protect the cultural practices and livelihoods of producers of Alaska Native handicrafts and fossilized ivory products, and for other purposes.

Don Young

House Natural Resources Committee

Alaska

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To direct the Secretary of Defense to develop a strategy to recruit and retain mental health providers, to direct the Secretaries of the military departments to develop medication monitoring programs, and for other purposes.

Lloyd Smucker

House Armed Services Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To modify the minimum allocation requirement for the emergency solutions grants program.

Albio Sires

House Financial Services Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To amend title 10, United States Code, to address health, safety, and environmental hazards at private military housing units, to prohibit the payment by members of the Armed Forces of deposits or other fees relating to such housing units, and for other purposes.

Mike Levin

House Armed Services Committee

California

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit qualified amateur sports organizations from prohibiting or substantially restricting the use of an athletes name, image, or likeness, and for other purposes.

Mark Walker

House Ways and Means Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the qualifying advanced coal project credit, and for other purposes.

David McKinley

House Ways and Means Committee

West Virginia

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that a deduction equal to fair market value shall be allowed for charitable contributions of literary, musical, artistic, or scholarly compositions created by the donor.

John Lewis

House Ways and Means Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To authorize the Secretary of Defense, upon request of the Ministry of Defense of Israel and with the concurrence of the Secretary of State, to carry out research, development, test, and evaluation activities, on a joint basis with Israel, to establish directed energy capabilities that address threats to the United States, deployed forces of the United States, or Israel, and for other purposes.

Ted Lieu

House Foreign Affairs Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the Committee on Armed Services, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

hr1794

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an exclusion from gross income for AmeriCorps educational awards.

John Lewis

House Ways and Means Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes.

F. Sensenbrenner

House Judiciary Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 14

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to limit the penalty for late enrollment under part B of the Medicare Program to 15 percent and twice the period of no enrollment, and to exclude periods of COBRA, retiree, and VA coverage from such late enrollment penalty.

Katie Hill

House Ways and Means Committee

California

Cosponsors: 14

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

hr1798

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the deduction allowed for student loan interest and to exclude from gross income discharges of income contingent or income-based student loan indebtedness.

Kathleen Rice

House Education and Labor

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To amend title 40, United States Code, to remove the authority of the National Capital Planning Commission with respect to property owned by the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.

Eleanor Norton

House Oversight and Reform Committee

District of Columbia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt survivor benefit annuity plan payments from the individual alternative minimum tax.

Rick Larsen

House Ways and Means Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To establish a task force on NOTAM improvements, and for other purposes.

Pete Stauber

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 15 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Aviation.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act with respect to permitting terms, and for other purposes.

John Garamendi

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 15 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

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To provide for congressional approval of national emergency declarations, and for other purposes.

Chip Roy

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 15 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

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To amend title 10, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Defense to make certain limitations on the transfer of personal property to Federal and State agencies, and for other purposes.

Hank Johnson

House Armed Services Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 66

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

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Reserved for the Speaker.

Nancy Pelosi

House House Administration Committee

California

Cosponsors: 239

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Education and Labor, Financial Services, Oversight and Reform, and House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

hr1736

To require the disclosure of certain visitor access records.

Mike Quigley

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 28

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

hr1727

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for qualified conservation contributions which include National Scenic Trails.

Gerald Connolly

House Natural Resources Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

hr1734

To amend title 13, United States Code, to prohibit the use of questions on citizenship, nationality, or immigration status in any decennial census, and for other purposes.

Eleanor Norton

House Oversight and Reform Committee

District of Columbia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

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To amend the Public Health Service Act to require group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans to provide for cost sharing for oral anticancer drugs on terms no less favorable than the cost sharing provided for anticancer medications administered by a health care provider.

Brian Higgins

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 17

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

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To protect children through eliminating visa loopholes.

F. Sensenbrenner

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

hr1719

To amend regulations relating to the eligibility of Federal employees, during a Government shutdown, for supplemental vision and dental coverage, and for other purposes.

Eddie Johnson

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

hr1733

To direct the Secretary of Labor to enter into contracts with industry intermediaries for purposes of promoting the development of and access to apprenticeships in the technology sector, and for other purposes.

Seth Moulton

House Education and Labor

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

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To make housing more affordable, and for other purposes.

Cedric Richmond

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 13

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, the Judiciary, Education and Labor, and Transportation and Infrastructure, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

hr1726

To amend title 11 of the United States Code to include firearms in the types of property allowable under the alternative provision for exempting property from the estate.

Chris Collins

House Judiciary Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

hr1717

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a new tax credit and grant program to stimulate investment and healthy nutrition options in food deserts, and for other purposes.

Tim Ryan

House Agriculture Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Agriculture, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

hr1723

To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to make institutions of higher education eligible for assistance for community food projects, and for other purposes.

Judy Chu

House Agriculture Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

hr1729

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish the Office of Biometric Identity Management, and for other purposes.

Clay Higgins

House Homeland Security Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

hr1735

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the proper tax treatment of personal service income earned in pass-thru entities.

Bill Pascrell

House Ways and Means Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 19

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

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To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to specify that the waiver authority under such Act includes the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the Endangered Species Act of 1973 for purpose of construction of physical barriers along border, and for other purposes.

Dusty Johnson

House Natural Resources Committee

South Dakota

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

hr1728

To amend title 31, United States Code, to end speculation on the current cost of multilingual services provided by the Federal Government, and for other purposes.

Sam Graves

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

hr1724

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to improve the financial aid process for homeless and foster care youth.

Katherine Clark

House Education and Labor

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

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Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution requiring that each agency and department's funding is justified.

Scott Perry

House Judiciary Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr6

To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain aliens, and for other purposes.

Lucille Roybal-Allard

House Education and Labor

California

Cosponsors: 202

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1692

To ensure affordable abortion coverage and care for every woman, and for other purposes.

Barbara Lee

House Oversight and Reform Committee

California

Cosponsors: 92

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Oversight and Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1702

To waive the application fee for any special use permit for veterans demonstrations and special events at war memorials on Federal land, and for other purposes.

Greg Steube

House Natural Resources Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1691

To require the Secretary of Education to provide assistance to the immediate family of elementary or secondary school staff members killed in an act of violence while performing school duties.

Alcee Hastings

House Education and Labor

Florida

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1703

For the relief of Arturo Hernandez-Garcia.

Ed Perlmutter

House Judiciary Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1687

To amend title 5, United States Code, to remove limitations on Federal employment for an individual legally using marijuana under the law of the State in which the individual resides, and for other purposes.

Charlie Crist

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1698

To exempt certain motor carriers engaged in agricultural business from the electronic logging device requirements, and for other purposes.

Collin Peterson

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1688

To help provide relief to State education budgets during a recovering economy, to help fulfill the Federal mandate to provide higher educational opportunities for Native American Indians, and for other purposes.

Diana DeGette

House Education and Labor

Colorado

Cosponsors: 12

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1683

To modify the prohibition on recognition by United States courts of certain rights relating to certain marks, trade names, or commercial names.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz

House Judiciary Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1684

To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a penalty for assault against journalists, and for other purposes.

Eric Swalwell

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1685

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to improve education opportunities for physician assistants, and for other purposes.

Karen Bass

House Education and Labor

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1695

To amend the Community Services Block Grant Act to reauthorize and modernize the Act.

Betty McCollum

House Education and Labor

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1686

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide loan repayment incentives for physician assistants, and for other purposes.

Karen Bass

House Energy and Commerce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1694

To protect the voting rights of Native American and Alaska Native voters.

Ben Luján

House Judiciary Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 75

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1701

To establish a commission to study the relocation of select executive agencies or divisions of such agencies outside the Washington metropolitan area, to make recommendations to Congress on appropriate findings, and for other purposes.

Tim Ryan

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and in addition to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1690

To require carbon monoxide detectors in certain Federally assisted housing, and for other purposes.

Jesús García

House Financial Services Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1696

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase and make fully refundable the Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit, to increase the maximum amount excludable from gross income for employer-provided dependent care assistance, and for other purposes.

Stephanie Murphy

House Ways and Means Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1681

To require States to impose the same ballot access rules on all candidates in a general congressional election held in the State without regard to whether or not the candidates are nominees of a political party, and to require States to use a ballot for a general congressional election that requires a specific vote for a candidate for the office involved.

Justin Amash

House House Administration Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

hr1680

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the new markets tax credit, and for other purposes.

Terri Sewell

House Ways and Means Committee

Alabama

Cosponsors: 16

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

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Providing for consideration of the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 24) expressing the sense of Congress that the report of Special Counsel Mueller should be made available to the public and to Congress, and providing for proceedings during the period from March 15, 2019, through March 22, 2019.

Mark DeSaulnier

House Rules Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 12.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

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To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to expand access to school-wide arts and music programs, and for other purposes.

Nydia Velázquez

House Education and Labor

New York

Cosponsors: 46

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hr1673

To amend the Motor Carrier Safety Improvement Act of 1999 with respect to the definition of agricultural commodities, and for other purposes.

Austin Scott

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hr1671

To provide for the reporting to State and local law enforcement authorities of cases in which the national instant criminal background check system indicates that a firearm has been sought to be acquired by a prohibited person, so that authorities may pursue criminal charges under State law, and to ensure that the Department of Justice reports to Congress on prosecutions secured against prohibited persons who attempt to acquire a firearm.

Mike Quigley

House Judiciary Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 18

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hr1675

To require a study on the public health and environmental impacts of the production, transportation, storage, and use of petroleum coke, and for other purposes.

Rashida Tlaib

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hres213

Supporting the goals and ideals of National Women Veterans Recognition Week.

Al Lawson

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 12

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hr1677

To repeal certain foreign affairs reporting requirements.

Ted Yoho

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hr1672

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to ensure that public institutions of higher education protect expressive activities in the outdoor areas on campus.

Francis Rooney

House Education and Labor

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hres214

Supporting the goals to protect United States military personnel from malaria.

Jimmy Panetta

House Energy and Commerce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hr1662

To direct the Secretary of Education to establish a pilot program to provide grants to secondary schools for assistive technology devices and assistive technology services and to create programs to benefit students with autism or apraxia, and for other purposes.

Kenny Marchant

House Education and Labor

Texas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hres215

Providing amounts for the expenses of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence in the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress.

Adam Schiff

House House Administration Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hres216

Expressing support for designation of March 2019 as Music in Our Schools Month.

Nydia Velázquez

House Education and Labor

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hr1664

To amend title 54, United States Code, to reform the Antiquities Act of 1906, and for other purposes.

Rob Bishop

House Natural Resources Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hr1668

To leverage Federal Government procurement power to encourage increased cybersecurity for Internet of Things devices, and for other purposes.

Robin Kelly

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 13

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and in addition to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hr1663

To amend title 36, United States Code, to revise the Federal charter for the Foundation of the Federal Bar Association.

Steven Chabot

House Judiciary Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hr1665

To direct the National Science Foundation to support STEM education research focused on early childhood.

Haley Stevens

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hr1666

To amend the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to allow for the consideration of private flood insurance for the purposes of applying continuous coverage requirements, and for other purposes.

Kathy Castor

House Financial Services Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hr1667

To require a report on the contingency plan of the Department of Transportation in the event of the failure of a rail track in the North River Tunnel, and for other purposes.

Josh Gottheimer

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hr1669

To direct the Secretary of the department in which the Coast Guard is operating to study and report to the Congress regarding recreational vessel operator training.

Peter King

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

hres208

Providing for consideration of the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 24) expressing the sense of Congress that the report of Special Counsel Mueller should be made available to the public and to Congress, and providing for proceedings during the period from March 15, 2019, through March 22, 2019.

Mark DeSaulnier

House Rules Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1644

To restore the open internet order of the Federal Communications Commission.

Mike Doyle

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 132

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1661

To provide the National Credit Union Administration Board flexibility to increase Federal credit union loan maturities, and for other purposes.

Lee Zeldin

House Financial Services Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1660

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employers a credit against income tax for employees who participate in qualified apprenticeship programs.

Frederica Wilson

House Ways and Means Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1659

To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and other long-term care facilities to improve their preparedness for power outages.

Frederica Wilson

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1657

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to facilitate the transition to Medicare for individuals enrolled in group health plans, and for other purposes.

Lloyd Smucker

House Ways and Means Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1655

To provide for enhanced penalties for certain offenses relating to controlled substances containing fentanyl, and for other purposes.

Tom Reed

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1653

To ensure that the United States recognizes women's varied roles in all aspects of violent extremism and terrorism and promotes their meaningful participation as full partners in all efforts to prevent and counter violent extremism and terrorism, and for other purposes.

Lois Frankel

House Armed Services Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1656

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide grants to support initiatives focused on addressing pediatric public health disparities in children's hospitals graduate medical education programs.

Lloyd Smucker

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1654

To amend title 44, United States Code, to modernize the Federal Register, and for other purposes.

Mark Meadows

House Budget Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1652

To reauthorize and improve a grant program to assist institutions of higher education in establishing, maintaining, improving, and operating Veteran Student Centers.

Lois Frankel

House Education and Labor

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1651

To authorize assistance to be provided under certain rural development programs for the establishment or expansion of animal care facilities or veterinary practices in rural areas.

Jeff Fortenberry

House Agriculture Committee

Nebraska

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1650

To clarify that the Bureau of Land Management shall not require permits for oil and gas activities conducted on non-Federal surface estate to access subsurface mineral estate that is less than 50 percent federally owned, and for other purposes.

Liz Cheney

House Natural Resources Committee

Wyoming

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1649

To amend the Small Business Act to require cyber certification for small business development center counselors, and for other purposes.

Steven Chabot

House Small Business Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Small Business.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1645

To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for certain sentencing enhancements relating to illegal reentry offenses, and to clarify the manner in which sentences for such offenses are to be served, and for other purposes.

John Ratcliffe

House Judiciary Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 12

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1648

To amend the Small Business Act to provide for the establishment of an enhanced cybersecurity assistance and protections for small businesses, and for other purposes.

Steven Chabot

House Small Business Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Small Business.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1646

To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to improve the detection, prevention, and treatment of mental health issues among public safety officers, and for other purposes.

Ami Bera

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1639

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to improve U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) identification of staffing needs, and for other purposes.

Clay Higgins

House Homeland Security Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1641

To amend title 36, United States Code, to authorize The American Legion to determine the requirements for membership in The American Legion, and for other purposes.

J. Correa

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 8 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 8 2019

hr1654

To amend title 44, United States Code, to modernize the Federal Register, and for other purposes.

Mark Meadows

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1637

To amend the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 to require States to designate public high schools as voter registration agencies, to direct such schools to conduct voter registration drives for students attending such schools, to direct the Secretary of Education to make grants to reimburse such schools for the costs of conducting such voter registration drives, and for other purposes.

Frederica Wilson

House Education and Labor

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1636

To establish the Commission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys, to study and make recommendations to address social problems affecting Black men and boys, and for other purposes.

Frederica Wilson

House Judiciary Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1627

To direct the Attorney General to submit to Congress investigative materials in the event of certain pardons granted by the President, and for other purposes.

Adam Schiff

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 27

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1633

To improve the productivity and energy efficiency of the manufacturing sector by directing the Secretary of Energy, in coordination with the National Academies and other appropriate Federal agencies, to develop a national smart manufacturing plan and to provide assistance to small- and medium-sized manufacturers in implementing smart manufacturing programs, and for other purposes.

Peter Welch

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Vermont

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1635

To amend the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act to create a pilot program to award grants to units of general local government and community-based organizations to create jobs, and for other purposes.

Frederica Wilson

House Education and Labor

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1634

To amend the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act to provide for the establishment of Youth Corps programs and provide for wider dissemination of the Youth Corps model.

Frederica Wilson

House Education and Labor

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1630

To impose sanctions under the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act to combat corruption, money laundering, and impunity in Guatemala, and for other purposes.

Norma Torres

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 22

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1631

To amend title 39, United States Code, to provide that any absentee ballot may be mailed free of postage, and for other purposes.

Marc Veasey

House House Administration Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and in addition to the Committee on House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1626

To prevent the enrichment of certain Government officers and employees or their families through Federal funds or contracting, and for other purposes.

Raul Ruiz

House House Administration Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and in addition to the Committee on House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1632

To require a strategy for engagement with Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

Ann Wagner

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1629

To require the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to review and make certain revisions to the Standard Occupational Classification System, and for other purposes.

Norma Torres

House Education and Labor

California

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1624

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit contributions and donations by foreign nationals in connection with State or local ballot initiatives or referenda.

Katie Porter

House House Administration Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1623

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for the treatment of payments for child care and other personal use services as an authorized campaign expenditure, and for other purposes.

Katie Porter

House House Administration Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1625

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a safe harbor for determinations of worker classification, to require increased reporting, and for other purposes.

Tom Rice

House Ways and Means Committee

South Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1621

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to coordinate Federal and State permitting processes related to the construction of new surface water storage projects on lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture and to designate the Bureau of Reclamation as the lead agency for permit processing, and for other purposes.

Tom McClintock

House Natural Resources Committee

California

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1622

To amend the Animal Welfare Act to limit experimentation on cats.

Jimmy Panetta

House Agriculture Committee

California

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1620

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize the Chesapeake Bay Program.

Elaine Luria

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1618

To encourage States to require the installation of residential carbon monoxide detectors in homes, and for other purposes.

Ann Kuster

House House Administration Committee

New Hampshire

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1617

To direct the Director of National Intelligence to submit intelligence assessments of the intentions of the political leadership of the Russian Federation, and for other purposes.

Raja Krishnamoorthi

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Referred to the Committee on Intelligence (Permanent Select), and in addition to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hres183

Condemning anti-Semitism as hateful expressions of intolerance that are contradictory to the values and aspirations that define the people of the United States and condemning anti-Muslim discrimination and bigotry against minorities as hateful expressions of intolerance that are contrary to the values and aspirations of the United States.

Jamie Raskin

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1617

To direct the Director of National Intelligence to submit intelligence assessments of the intentions of the political leadership of the Russian Federation, and for other purposes.

Raja Krishnamoorthi

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1608

To amend the Federal Advisory Committee Act to increase the transparency of Federal advisory committees, and for other purposes.

William Clay

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1582

To amend title 44, United States Code, to require preservation of certain electronic records by Federal agencies, to require a certification and reports relating to Presidential records, and for other purposes.

Elijah Cummings

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hr1617

To direct the Director of National Intelligence to submit intelligence assessments of the intentions of the political leadership of the Russian Federation, and for other purposes.

Raja Krishnamoorthi

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 40.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

hconres24

Expressing the sense of Congress that the report of Special Counsel Mueller should be made available to the public and to Congress.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Received in the Senate.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

hr1560

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make the child tax credit fully refundable, establish an increased child tax credit for young children, and for other purposes.

Rosa DeLauro

House Ways and Means Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 174

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

hr1570

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to waive coinsurance under Medicare for colorectal cancer screening tests, regardless of whether therapeutic intervention is required during the screening.

Donald Payne

House Ways and Means Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 120

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

hr1576

To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to provide for the participation of Puerto Rico, American Samoa, and the Northern Mariana Islands in supplemental nutrition assistance program.

Nydia Velázquez

House Agriculture Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 15

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

hr1578

To repeal the requirement directing the Administrator of General Services to sell Federal property in Plum Island, New York, and to establish certain requirements for its final disposition including preservation of the island for conservation, education, and research, and for other purposes.

Lee Zeldin

House Natural Resources Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

hr1571

To establish State-Federal partnerships to provide students the opportunity to attain higher education at in-State public institutions of higher education without debt, to provide Federal Pell Grant eligibility to DREAMer students, to repeal suspension of eligibility under the Higher Education Act of 1965 for drug-related offenses, and for other purposes.

Mark Pocan

House Education and Labor

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 32

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

hr1572

To promote botanical research and botanical sciences capacity, and for other purposes.

Mike Quigley

House Agriculture Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 22

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committee on Agriculture, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

hr1574

To amend title 18, United States Code, to make it a criminal offense for individuals to engage in sexual acts while acting under color of law or with individuals in their custody, to encourage States to adopt similar laws, and for other purposes.

Jackie Speier

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

hr1573

To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to promote access to voter registration and voting for individuals with disabilities, and for other purposes.

Mary Scanlon

House House Administration Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

hr1575

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to lengthen the statute of limitations for enforcing robocall violations, and for other purposes.

Jefferson Van Drew

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Senate Bills

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s840

A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families.

Patty Murray

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 33

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s851

A bill to direct the Secretary of Labor to issue an occupational safety and health standard that requires covered employers within the health care and social service industries to develop and implement a comprehensive workplace violence prevention plan, and for other purposes.

Tammy Baldwin

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s852

A bill to provide for the consideration of a definition of anti-Semitism for the enforcement of Federal antidiscrimination laws concerning education programs or activities.

Tim Scott

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

South Carolina

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s849

A bill to provide for the inclusion on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall of the names of the lost crew members of the U.S.S. Frank E. Evans killed on June 3, 1969.

Kevin Cramer

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

North Dakota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s848

A bill to establish digital services in State and local governments, and for other purposes.

Kamala Harris

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s847

A bill to prohibit certain entities from using facial recognition technology to identify or track an end user without obtaining the affirmative consent of the end user, and for other purposes.

Roy Blunt

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s846

A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to limit certain rolling stock procurements, and for other purposes.

John Cornyn

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s845

A bill to establish as United States policy that, pending confirmation of the Russian Federation's continued compliance with the New START Treaty, the United States should extend the Treaty through 2026.

Robert Menendez

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s844

A bill to allow for expedited approval of generic prescription drugs and temporary importation of prescription drugs in the case of marginally competitive drug markets and drug shortages.

Amy Klobuchar

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s839

A bill to extend Federal Pell Grant eligibility of certain short-term programs.

Tim Kaine

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s841

A bill to enhance the ability of Federal agencies to deliver relocation management services to the Federal Government, and for other purposes.

Mark Warner

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s843

A bill to provide high-skilled nonimmigrant visas for nationals of the Republic of Korea, and for other purposes.

Johnny Isakson

Senate Judiciary Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s842

A bill to improve the mapping of wireless broadband coverage.

Amy Klobuchar

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s836

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify the retirement income account rules relating to church controlled organizations.

Pat Roberts

Senate Finance Committee

Kansas

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s838

A bill to protect integrity, fairness, and objectivity in decisions regarding access to classified information, and for other purposes.

Mark Warner

Senate Intelligence Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Select Committee on Intelligence.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s837

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to decrease the distance away from home required for a member of a reserve component of the Armed Forces to be eligible for the above-the-line deduction for travel expenses.

Amy Klobuchar

Senate Finance Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s834

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance the national strategy for combating and eliminating tuberculosis, and for other purposes.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s833

A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 with respect to participant votes on the suspension of benefits under multiemployer plans in critical and declining status.

Rob Portman

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 14 2019

s839

A bill to extend Federal Pell Grant eligibility of certain short-term programs.

Tim Kaine

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Mar 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1905)

Introduced Mar 13 2019

sres108

A resolution honoring the life, accomplishments, and legacy of Representative Walter Beamon Jones, Jr.

Richard Burr

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s788

A bill to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex, gender identity, and sexual orientation, and for other purposes.

Jeff Merkley

Senate Judiciary Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 46

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s773

A bill to require the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation to test the effect of including telehealth services in Medicare health care delivery reform models.

Cory Gardner

Senate Finance Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s766

A bill to amend title 11, United States Code, to promote the investigation of fraudulent claims against certain trusts, to amend title 18, United States Code, to provide penalties against fraudulent claims against certain trusts, and for other purposes.

Thom Tillis

Senate Judiciary Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s765

A bill to promote neutrality, simplicity, and fairness in the taxation of digital goods and digital services.

John Thune

Senate Finance Committee

South Dakota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s775

A bill to amend the America COMPETES Act to require certain agencies to develop scientific integrity policies, and for other purposes.

Brian Schatz

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s787

A bill to make housing more affordable, and for other purposes.

Elizabeth Warren

Senate Finance Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s768

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for the refinancing of certain Federal student loans, and for other purposes.

Elizabeth Warren

Senate Finance Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 34

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s790

A bill to clarify certain provisions of Public Law 103-116, the Catawba Indian Tribe of South Carolina Land Claims Settlement Act of 1993, and for other purposes.

Lindsey Graham

Senate Indian Affairs Committee

South Carolina

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s780

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for current year inclusion of net CFC tested income, and for other purposes.

Sheldon Whitehouse

Senate Finance Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s778

A bill to direct the Secretary of Commerce, acting through the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, to conduct coastal community vulnerability assessments related to ocean acidification, and for other purposes.

Lisa Murkowski

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Alaska

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s774

A bill to adjust the boundary of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area to include the Rim of the Valley Corridor, and for other purposes.

Dianne Feinstein

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s777

A bill to direct the Secretary of Labor to enter into contracts with industry intermediaries for purposes of promoting the development of and access to apprenticeships in the technology sector, and for other purposes.

Cory Gardner

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s771

A bill to amend section 21 of the Small Business Act to require cyber certification for small business development center counselors, and for other purposes.

Marco Rubio

Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s779

A bill to end offshore corporate tax avoidance, and for other purposes.

Sheldon Whitehouse

Senate Finance Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s767

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to qualify homeless youth and veterans who are full-time students for purposes of the low income housing tax credit.

Rob Portman

Senate Finance Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s776

A bill to amend the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act for purposes of making claims under such Act based on exposure to atmospheric nuclear testing, and for other purposes.

Martha McSally

Senate Judiciary Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s789

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to improve the financial aid process for homeless and foster care youth.

Patty Murray

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 13 2019

sres108

A resolution honoring the life, accomplishments, and legacy of Representative Walter Beamon Jones, Jr.

Richard Burr

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1853; text: CR S1850)

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s765

A bill to promote neutrality, simplicity, and fairness in the taxation of digital goods and digital services.

John Thune

Senate Finance Committee

South Dakota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (text: CR S1847-1849)

Introduced Mar 13 2019

s774

A bill to adjust the boundary of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area to include the Rim of the Valley Corridor, and for other purposes.

Dianne Feinstein

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 13 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1849)

Introduced Mar 12 2019

sres104

A resolution calling on the Government of Iran to fulfill repeated promises of assistance in the case of Robert Levinson, the longest held United States civilian in our Nation's history.

Marco Rubio

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

sres105

A resolution supporting the designation of March 2019 as "National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month".

Michael Enzi

Wyoming

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

sres107

A resolution to authorize testimony and representation in United States v. Taubert.

Mitch McConnell

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s747

A bill to reauthorize the diesel emissions reduction program, and for other purposes.

Thomas Carper

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Delaware

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1794-1795)

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s738

A bill to require the Federal Communications Commission to make the provision of Wi-Fi access on school buses eligible for E-rate support.

Tom Udall

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1794)

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s752

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for teacher and school leader quality enhancement and to enhance institutional aid.

Tim Kaine

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1795)

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s755

A bill to require carbon monoxide detectors in certain Federally assisted housing, and for other purposes.

Kamala Harris

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s760

A bill to enable registered apprenticeship programs to better serve veterans, and for other purposes.

Gary Peters

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s745

A bill to establish the position of Climate Security Envoy within the Department of State, who shall develop policies to address security concerns with climate change and serve as a liaison with other Federal agencies and international partners on climate security issues, to express concern with, and improved preparedness for, growing security issues in the Arctic, to establish the position of Special Representative for the Arctic, and for other purposes.

Robert Menendez

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s758

A bill to ensure affordable abortion coverage and care for every woman, and for other purposes.

Tammy Duckworth

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s753

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for coverage of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Finance Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 18

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s759

A bill to help provide relief to State education budgets during a recovering economy, to help fulfill the Federal mandate to provide higher educational opportunities for Native American Indians, and for other purposes.

Cory Gardner

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s757

A bill to require a study on the public health and environmental impacts of the production, transportation, storage, and use of petroleum coke, and for other purposes.

Gary Peters

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s751

A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a penalty for assault against journalists, and for other purposes.

Richard Blumenthal

Senate Judiciary Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s763

A bill to establish the Climate Change Advisory Commission to develop recommendations, frameworks, and guidelines for projects to respond to the impacts of climate change, to issue Federal obligations, the proceeds of which shall be used to fund projects that aid in adaptation to climate change, and for other purposes.

Richard Durbin

Senate Finance Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s743

A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the soldiers of the 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), commonly known as "Merrill's Marauders", in recognition of their bravery and outstanding service in the jungles of Burma during World War II.

Johnny Isakson

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 21

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s741

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to require group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans to provide for cost sharing for oral anticancer drugs on terms no less favorable than the cost sharing provided for anticancer medications administered by a health care provider.

Tina Smith

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s756

A bill to modify the prohibition on recognition by United States courts of certain rights relating to certain marks, trade names, or commercial names.

Robert Menendez

Senate Judiciary Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 12 2019

s744

A bill to amend section 175b of title 18, United States Code, to correct a scrivener's error.

Charles Grassley

Senate Judiciary Committee

Iowa

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

s737

A bill to direct the National Science Foundation to support STEM education research focused on early childhood.

Jacky Rosen

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

s734

A bill to leverage Federal Government procurement power to encourage increased cybersecurity for Internet of Things devices, and for other purposes.

Mark Warner

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

s736

A bill proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clarify the authority of Congress and the States to regulate corporations, limited liability companies, and other corporate entities established by the laws of any State, the United States, or any foreign state.

Jon Tester

Senate Judiciary Committee

Montana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

sres103

A resolution designating March 27, 2019, as "National Assistive Technology Awareness Day".

Bob Casey

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

s733

A bill to protect the investment choices of investors in the United States, and for other purposes.

Patrick Toomey

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

sres102

A resolution designating April 2019 as "Second Chance Month".

Rob Portman

Senate Judiciary Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

s735

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require that return information from tax-exempt organizations be made available in a searchable format and to provide the disclosure of the identity of contributors to certain tax-exempt organizations.

Jon Tester

Senate Finance Committee

Montana

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 11 2019

sres103

A resolution designating March 27, 2019, as "National Assistive Technology Awareness Day".

Bob Casey

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1765; text: CR S1764)

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s729

A bill to prohibit the use of funds to Federal agencies to establish a panel, task force, advisory committee, or other effort to challenge the scientific consensus on climate change, and for other purposes.

Charles Schumer

New York

Cosponsors: 15

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s728

A bill to direct the Joint Committee on the Library to obtain a statue of Shirley Chisholm for placement in the United States Capitol.

Kamala Harris

Senate Rules and Administration Committee

California

Cosponsors: 16

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s731

A bill to amend the Anti-Border Corruption Act of 2010 to authorize certain polygraph waiver authority, and for other purposes.

Martha McSally

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s730

A bill to prevent gun trafficking.

Kirsten Gillibrand

Senate Judiciary Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s727

A bill to combat international extremism by addressing global fragility and violence and stabilizing conflict-affected areas, and for other purposes.

Christopher Coons

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Delaware

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s732

A bill to amend the PROTECT Act to expand the national AMBER Alert system to territories of the United States, and for other purposes.

Brian Schatz

Senate Judiciary Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s725

A bill to change the address of the postal facility designated in honor of Captain Humayun Khan.

Tim Kaine

Virginia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Introduced in the Senate, read twice, considered, read the third time, and passed without amendment by Unanimous Consent.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s726

A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safety of cosmetics.

Dianne Feinstein

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s724

A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to establish additional registration requirements for prescribers of opioids, and for other purposes.

Kirsten Gillibrand

Senate Judiciary Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s720

A bill to require the student loan ombudsman of the Department of Education to provide student loan data to the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, and for other purposes.

Tom Udall

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s719

A bill to reform the use of solitary confinement and other forms of restrictive housing in the Bureau of Prisons, and for other purposes.

Richard Durbin

Senate Judiciary Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s723

A bill to establish a Commission on Structural Alternatives for the Federal Courts of Appeals.

Dan Sullivan

Senate Judiciary Committee

Alaska

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s717

A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to prohibit the manufacture, processing, and distribution in commerce of asbestos and asbestos-containing mixtures and articles, and for other purposes.

Jeff Merkley

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s722

A bill to increase the number of judgeships for the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and certain district courts of the United States, and for other purposes.

Dan Sullivan

Senate Judiciary Committee

Alaska

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s721

A bill to prohibit the Secretary of Energy from taking any action relating to the licensing, planning, development, or construction of a nuclear waste repository until the Director of the Office of Management and Budget submits to Congress a study on the economic viability and job-creating benefits of alternative uses of the Yucca Mountain site, and for other purposes.

Jacky Rosen

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s718

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to make college affordable and accessible.

Gary Peters

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s716

A bill to impose sanctions under the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act to combat corruption, money laundering, and impunity in Guatemala, and for other purposes.

Benjamin Cardin

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s715

A bill to improve the productivity and energy efficiency of the manufacturing sector by directing the Secretary of Energy, in coordination with the National Academies and other appropriate Federal agencies, to develop a national smart manufacturing plan and to provide assistance to small- and medium-sized manufacturers in implementing smart manufacturing programs, and for other purposes.

Jeanne Shaheen

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

New Hampshire

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s707

A bill to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to include in the Annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices a section on reproductive rights, and for other purposes.

Robert Menendez

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 30

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s725

A bill to change the address of the postal facility designated in honor of Captain Humayun Khan.

Tim Kaine

Virginia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Introduced in the Senate, read twice, considered, read the third time, and passed without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1746; text: CR S1746)

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s726

A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safety of cosmetics.

Dianne Feinstein

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 7 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1742)

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s729

A bill to prohibit the use of funds to Federal agencies to establish a panel, task force, advisory committee, or other effort to challenge the scientific consensus on climate change, and for other purposes.

Charles Schumer

New York

Cosponsors: 15

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 35.

Introduced Mar 7 2019

s725

A bill to change the address of the postal facility designated in honor of Captain Humayun Khan.

Tim Kaine

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s690

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make the child tax credit fully refundable, establish an increased child tax credit for young children, and for other purposes.

Michael Bennet

Senate Finance Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 36

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s682

A bill to restore the Federal Communications Commission's Open Internet Order and its net neutrality protections.

Edward Markey

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 45

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s684

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on high cost employer-sponsored health coverage.

Martin Heinrich

Senate Finance Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 23

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s689

A bill to amend the Animal Health Protection Act to support State and Tribal efforts to develop and implement management strategies to address chronic wasting disease among deer, elk, and moose populations, to support research regarding the causes of chronic wasting disease and methods to control the further spread of the disease, and for other purposes.

Jon Tester

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Montana

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s687

A bill to provide for a temporary safe harbor for certain failures by individuals to pay estimated income tax.

Kirsten Gillibrand

Senate Finance Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s688

A bill to amend title 28, United States Code, to add Flagstaff and Yuma to the list of locations in which court shall be held in the judicial district for the State of Arizona.

Martha McSally

Senate Judiciary Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s685

A bill to amend the Inspector General Act of 1978 relative to the powers of the Department of Justice Inspector General.

Mike Lee

Senate Judiciary Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s679

A bill to exempt from the calculation of monthly income certain benefit paid by the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense.

Tammy Baldwin

Senate Judiciary Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 19

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s686

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide greater access to higher education for America's students, to eliminate educational barriers for participation in a public service career, and for other purposes.

Benjamin Cardin

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s683

A bill to establish a voluntary program in the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to encourage consumers to purchase or lease new automobiles made in the United States, and for other purposes.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Finance Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s681

A bill to establish a new higher education data system to allow for more accurate, complete, and secure data on student retention, graduation, and earnings outcomes, at all levels of postsecondary enrollment, and for other purposes.

Ron Wyden

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s680

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat certain amounts paid for physical activity, fitness, and exercise as amounts paid for medical care.

John Thune

Senate Finance Committee

South Dakota

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s677

A bill to amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to provide for the participation of Puerto Rico, American Samoa, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands in the supplemental nutrition assistance program, and for other purposes.

Bernard Sanders

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Vermont

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s668

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to waive coinsurance under Medicare for colorectal cancer screening tests, regardless of whether therapeutic intervention is required during the screening.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Finance Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 41

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s678

A bill to declare English as the official language of the United States, to establish a uniform English language rule for naturalization, and to avoid misconstructions of the English language texts of the laws of the United States, pursuant to Congress' powers to provide for the general welfare of the United States and to establish a uniform rule of naturalization under article I, section 8, of the Constitution.

James Inhofe

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s676

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude certain post graduation scholarship grants from gross income in the same manner as qualified scholarships to promote economic growth.

Gary Peters

Senate Finance Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s672

A bill to establish State-Federal partnerships to provide students the opportunity to attain higher education at in-State public institutions of higher education without debt, to provide Federal Pell Grant eligibility to DREAMer students, to repeal suspension of eligibility under the Higher Education Act of 1965 for drug-related offenses, and for other purposes.

Brian Schatz

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s675

A bill to authorize the Department of Defense to temporarily provide water uncontaminated with perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) for agricultural purposes to areas affected by contamination from military installations, and to authorize the Secretary of the Air Force to acquire real property to extend the contiguous geographic footprint of any Air Force base that has shown signs of contamination from PFOA and PFOS due to activities on the base, and for other purposes.

Tom Udall

Senate Armed Services Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s673

A bill to amend the Small Business Act to eliminate the inclusion of option years in the award price for sole source contracts, and for other purposes.

Joni Ernst

Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

Iowa

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s674

A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to establish a grant program for the installation of electric vehicle charging infrastructure and hydrogen fueling infrastructure along the National Highway System, and for other purposes.

Thomas Carper

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Delaware

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s686

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide greater access to higher education for America's students, to eliminate educational barriers for participation in a public service career, and for other purposes.

Benjamin Cardin

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1709)

Introduced Mar 6 2019

s674

A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to establish a grant program for the installation of electric vehicle charging infrastructure and hydrogen fueling infrastructure along the National Highway System, and for other purposes.

Thomas Carper

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Delaware

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 6 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1707)

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s667

A bill to impose sanctions with respect to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, and for other purposes.

Chris Van Hollen

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s662

A bill to provide access to counsel for unaccompanied alien children.

Mazie Hirono

Senate Judiciary Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 20

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s665

A bill to reduce the number of preventable deaths and injuries caused by underride crashes, to improve motor carrier and passenger motor vehicle safety, and for other purposes.

Kirsten Gillibrand

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s661

A bill to provide for enhanced protections for vulnerable alien children, and for other purposes.

Mazie Hirono

Senate Judiciary Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s664

A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to clarify the requirements for meeting the definition of the term "employee", and for other purposes.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s663

A bill to clarify the status and enhance the effectiveness of immigration courts, and for other purposes.

Mazie Hirono

Senate Judiciary Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s654

A bill to require the Secretary of Transportation to carry out a pilot program to develop and provide to States and transportation planning organizations accessibility data sets, and for other purposes.

Tammy Baldwin

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s655

A bill to impose additional restrictions on tobacco flavors for use in e-cigarettes.

Richard Durbin

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s653

A bill for the relief of Malachy McAllister, Nicola McAllister, and Sean Ryan McAllister.

Robert Menendez

Senate Judiciary Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s652

A bill to require the United States Postal Service to continue selling the Multinational Species Conservation Funds Semipostal Stamp until all remaining stamps are sold, and for other purposes.

Rob Portman

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

sres94

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Department of Justice should protect individuals with pre-existing medical conditions by defending the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111-148; 124 Stat. 119) in Texas v. United States, No. 4:18-cv-00167-O (N.D. Tex.), in which the plaintiffs seek to invalidate protections for individuals with pre-existing medical conditions.

Mazie Hirono

Senate Judiciary Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 40

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s651

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the age requirement with respect to eligibility for qualified ABLE programs.

Bob Casey

Senate Finance Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s649

A bill to require the Secretary of Energy to obtain the consent of affected State and local governments before making an expenditure from the Nuclear Waste Fund for a nuclear waste repository, and for other purposes.

Catherine Cortez Masto

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s648

A bill to ensure the humane treatment of pregnant women by reinstating the presumption of release and prohibiting shackling, restraining, and other inhumane treatment of pregnant detainees, and for other purposes.

Patty Murray

Senate Judiciary Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 24

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s647

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a tax on certain trading transactions.

Brian Schatz

Senate Finance Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s645

A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the inclusion of homeschooled students in Junior Reserve Officer's Training Corps units.

Tom Cotton

Senate Armed Services Committee

Arkansas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s650

A bill to assist entrepreneurs, support development of the creative economy, and encourage international cultural exchange, and for other purposes.

Tom Udall

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Mar 5 2019

s656

A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to address certain issues relating to the extension of consumer credit, and for other purposes.

Jeff Merkley

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 18

Latest Major Action

Mar 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

Introduced Mar 4 2019

s642

A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to Master Sergeant Rodrick "Roddie" Edmonds in recognition of his heroic actions during World War II.

Lamar Alexander

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 4 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

Introduced Mar 4 2019

s641

A bill to update the map of, and modify the maximum acreage available for inclusion in, the Yucca House National Monument.

Cory Gardner

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 4 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

Introduced Mar 4 2019

sres92

A resolution designating the first week of April 2019 as "National Asbestos Awareness Week".

Jon Tester

Montana

Cosponsors: 13

Latest Major Action

Mar 4 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote.

Introduced Mar 4 2019

s639

A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the centennial of the establishment of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

Tom Cotton

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Arkansas

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Mar 4 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

Introduced Mar 4 2019

s640

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require pharmacy-negotiated price concessions to be included in negotiated prices at the point-of-sale under part D of the Medicare program, and for other purposes.

John Kennedy

Senate Finance Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 4 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Mar 4 2019

sjres12

A joint resolution to withdraw all United States Armed Forces from Afghanistan, and for other purposes.

Rand Paul

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 4 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Mar 4 2019

sconres8

A concurrent resolution authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for an event to celebrate the birthday of King Kamehameha I.

Senate Rules and Administration Committee

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 4 2019

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Introduced Mar 4 2019

s644

A bill to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to release certain reversionary interests of the United States in and to a parcel of land located in Henderson, Tennessee.

Marsha Blackburn

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Mar 4 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.

Introduced Mar 4 2019

s643

A bill to require all new legal permanent residents to pay an additional fee, which shall be used for improving immigrations and enhancing the security of the United States border.

Rand Paul

Senate Judiciary Committee

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Mar 4 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Mar 4 2019

sres92

A resolution designating the first week of April 2019 as "National Asbestos Awareness Week".

Jon Tester

Montana

Cosponsors: 13

Latest Major Action

Mar 4 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S1634; text: CR S1622)

Introduced Feb 28 2019

s638

A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to designate per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances as hazardous substances under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, Liability Act of 1980, and for other purposes.

Thomas Carper

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Delaware

Cosponsors: 19

Latest Major Action

Feb 28 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

Introduced Feb 28 2019

s631

A bill to provide for the admission of the State of Washington, D.C. into the Union.

Thomas Carper

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Delaware

Cosponsors: 28

Latest Major Action

Feb 28 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

Introduced Feb 28 2019

s637

A bill to prohibit price gouging in the sale of drugs.

Richard Blumenthal

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Feb 28 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Feb 28 2019

s635

A bill to restore statutory rights to the people of the United States from forced arbitration.

Patrick Leahy

Senate Judiciary Committee

Vermont

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Feb 28 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Feb 28 2019

s636

A bill to designate Venezuela under section 244 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit nationals of Venezuela to be eligible for temporary protected status under such section.

Robert Menendez

Senate Judiciary Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Feb 28 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Feb 28 2019

s633

A bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the members of the Women's Army Corps who were assigned to the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the "Six Triple Eight".

Jerry Moran

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Kansas

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Feb 28 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

Introduced Feb 28 2019

s634

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish tax credits to encourage individual and corporate taxpayers to contribute to scholarships for students through eligible scholarship-granting organizations and eligible workforce training organizations, and for other purposes.

Ted Cruz

Senate Finance Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Feb 28 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Feb 28 2019

s632

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the inclusion of certain fringe benefit expenses for which a deduction is disallowed in unrelated business taxable income.

James Lankford

Senate Finance Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Feb 28 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Feb 28 2019

s622

A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to repeal the requirement for reduction of survivor annuities under the Survivor Benefit Plan by veterans' dependency and indemnity compensation, and for other purposes.

Doug Jones

Senate Armed Services Committee

Alabama

Cosponsors: 28

Latest Major Action

Feb 28 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Feb 28 2019

s630

A bill to amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 with respect to arbitration.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Feb 28 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.