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Current Bills in the United States Congress
House Bills

Introduced Jan 22 2018

hr4875

To provide for the compensation of Federal contractor employees that may be placed on unpaid leave as a result of the Federal Government shutdown, and for other purposes.

Eleanor Norton

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

District of Columbia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 22 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Introduced Jan 22 2018

hr4874

Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes.

Steny Hoyer

House Budget Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 19

Latest Major Action

Jan 22 2018

Referred to the Committee on Appropriations, 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

Introduced Jan 22 2018

hr4876

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to direct the Federal Communications Commission to conduct an annual inquiry on the availability of advanced telecommunications capability in broadband deserts, and for other purposes.

Bobby Rush

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 22 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Jan 22 2018

hres712

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Senate should immediately change its rules and end the "modern" filibuster.

Luke Messer

House Rules Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Jan 22 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Rules.

Introduced Jan 22 2018

hres711

Celebrating the 325th anniversary of the founding of the College of William & Mary in Virginia by British Royal Charter and congratulating President W. Taylor Reveley, III, after a decade of tremendous leadership as the 27th President of William & Mary.

Scott Taylor

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 22 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Jan 22 2018

hres710

Electing a Member to a certain standing committee of the House of Representatives.

Virginia Foxx

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 22 2018

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

Introduced Jan 22 2018

hconres100

Providing for a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 195.

House House Administration Committee

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 22 2018

Referred to the Committee on Appropriations, 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

Introduced Jan 22 2018

sconres33

A concurrent resolution providing for a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 195.

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 22 2018

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

Introduced Jan 21 2018

hres709

Electing a Member to a certain standing committee of the House of Representatives.

Joseph Crowley

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 21 2018

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

Introduced Jan 20 2018

hr4873

To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain individuals who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes.

Darrell Issa

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 20 2018

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jan 20 2018

hr4871

Making continuing appropriations for military pay and death benefits in the event of a Government shutdown.

Betty McCollum

House Appropriations Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 20 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations.

Introduced Jan 20 2018

hr4872

Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes.

Steny Hoyer

House Budget Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 20 2018

Referred to the Committee on Appropriations, 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

Introduced Jan 20 2018

hres708

Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules, and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.

Pete Sessions

House Rules Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 20 2018

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

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hjres126

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures with respect to Federal elections.

John Yarmuth

House Judiciary Committee

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hjres127

Making continuing appropriations for military pay and for death gratuities and related survivor benefits for survivors of deceased military service members of the Department of Defense for fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes.

Mike Coffman

House Appropriations Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4851

To establish the Kennedy-King National Historic Site in the State of Indiana, and for other purposes.

André Carson

House Natural Resources Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4858

To clarify section 224 of the Communications Act of 1934 as not limiting the ability of a State to adopt a one touch make ready policy for pole attachments, and for other purposes.

Anna Eshoo

House Energy and Commerce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4856

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

Yvette Clarke

House House Administration Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 56

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4854

To amend the DNA Analysis Backlog Elimination Act of 2000 to provide additional resources to State and local prosecutors, and for other purposes.

John Carter

House Judiciary Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4846

To provide collective bargaining rights for public safety officers employed by States or their political subdivisions.

Dan Kildee

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4852

To make continuing appropriations for military pay in the event of a shutdown of the Federal Government, to reduce the pay of Members of Congress during periods in which such a shutdown is in effect, and for other purposes.

Martha McSally

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 12

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the Committee on Appropriations, and in addition to the Committees on House Administration, and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for con

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4850

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to alter the deadlines by which an application for asylum must be made, and for other purposes.

Francis Rooney

House Judiciary Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4844

To ensure that women seeking an abortion receive an ultrasound and the opportunity to review the ultrasound before giving informed consent to receive an abortion.

Jeffrey Duncan

House Energy and Commerce Committee

South Carolina

Cosponsors: 14

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4845

To provide that the Federal Communications Commission and communications service providers regulated by the Commission under the Communications Act of 1934 shall not be subject to certain provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the National Historic Preservation Act with respect to the construction, rebuilding, or hardening of communications facilities following a major disaster or an emergency declared by the President, and for other purposes.

Pete Olson

House Natural Resources Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, 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 fal

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4868

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of Fort Pillow Historic State Park in Henning, Tennessee, and for other purposes.

Bobby Rush

House Natural Resources Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4853

To require FERC to examine certain hydropower licences.

Brian Babin

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4869

To incentivize the hiring of United States workers in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and for other purposes.

Gregorio 'Kilili' Sablan

House Natural Resources Committee

Northern Mariana Islands

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4864

To amend title 18, United States Code, to penalize unlawful flight to avoid prosecution into or from Indian country.

Kristi Noem

House Natural Resources Committee

South Dakota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, 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 with

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4860

To relocate the headquarters of the Appalachian Regional Commission, and for other purposes.

Morgan Griffith

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4848

To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to eliminate automatic increases for inflation from CBO baseline projections for discretionary appropriations, and for other purposes.

Louie Gohmert

House Budget Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on the Budget.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4855

To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to provide an incentive for households participating in the supplemental nutrition assistance program to purchase certain nutritious fruits and vegetables that are beneficial to good health.

Matt Cartwright

House Agriculture Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 26

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4859

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to allow certain payments made by public service employees to qualify for public service repayment, and for other purposes.

Bill Foster

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

hr4861

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

Trey Hollingsworth

House Financial Services Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4839

To provide for the establishment of an inventory of Federal assets to provide information to entities that construct or operate communications facilities or provide communications service.

Ben Luján

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, 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 p

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4837

To prohibit the introduction of the Armed Forces into hostilities in North Korea without a declaration of war or explicit statutory authorization, and for other purposes.

Ro Khanna

House Armed Services Committee

California

Cosponsors: 64

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

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 withi

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4842

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide that the Federal Communications Commission is not required to perform any review under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 or division A of subtitle III of title 54, United States Code, as a condition of permitting the placement and installation of a communications facility, and for other purposes.

John Shimkus

House Natural Resources Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, 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 fal

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4840

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 567 East Franklin Street in Oviedo, Florida, as the "Sergeant First Class Alwyn Crendall Cashe Post Office Building".

Stephanie Murphy

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4834

To enable State and local promotion of alternative fuel and high-efficiency motor vehicle fleets.

Eliot Engel

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4821

To impose sanctions against entities owned or controlled by the Armed Forces of Iran, and for other purposes.

Peter Roskam

House Ways and Means Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 19

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Financial Services, the Judiciary, Oversight and Government Reform, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4831

To extend the moratorium on the annual fee on health insurance providers.

Barbara Comstock

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions a

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4822

To amend the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to reform the procedures provided under such Act for the initiation, investigation, and resolution of claims alleging that employing offices of the legislative branch have violated the rights and protections provided to their employees under such Act, including protections against sexual harassment, and for other purposes.

Gregg Harper

House Ways and Means Committee

Mississippi

Cosponsors: 12

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on Ethics, Oversight and Government Reform, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4824

To allow certain State permitting authority to encourage expansion of broadband service to rural communities, and for other purposes.

House Agriculture Committee

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

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

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4820

To extend funding for certain public health programs, and for other purposes.

A. McEachin

House Ways and Means Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 51

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

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 w

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4825

To improve medical research on marijuana.

Rob Bishop

House Judiciary Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, 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 wi

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4826

To amend the Presidential Transition Act of 1963 to require the development of ethics plans for certain transition teams, and for other purposes.

Elijah Cummings

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 14

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4819

To promote inclusive economic growth through conservation and biodiversity programs that facilitate transboundary cooperation, improve natural resource management, and build local capacity to protect and preserve threatened wildlife species in the greater Okavango River Basin of southern Africa.

Jeff Fortenberry

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Nebraska

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4823

To amend the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991 to include certain areas in the Central Texas Corridor.

K. Conaway

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4829

To promote a 21st Century artificial intelligence workforce.

Darren Soto

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4838

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to direct the Secretary of Education to award institutions of higher education grants for teaching English learners.

Jim Langevin

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4836

To provide an exemption to noncontiguous States for certain essential air service requirements.

Tulsi Gabbard

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Jan 18 2018

hr4841

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for electronic prior authorization under Medicare part D for covered part D drugs, and for other purposes.

David Schweikert

House Ways and Means Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

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 w

Introduced Jan 17 2018

hr4810

To direct the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information to carry out activities relating to the development and maintenance of a broadband inventory map through the National Telecommunications and Information Administration and not through an agreement with any other agency.

Bill Johnson

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Jan 17 2018

hr4817

To direct the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information to make grants for the establishment or expansion of internet exchange facilities, and for other purposes.

Billy Long

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Jan 17 2018

hr4816

To amend title 28, United States Code, to prohibit the use of amounts from the Asset Forfeiture Fund for the Domestic Cannabis Suppression/Eradication Program of the Drug Enforcement Administration, and for other purposes.

Ted Lieu

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jan 17 2018

hr4812

To amend chapter 83 of title 41, United States Code (popularly referred to as the Buy American Act) and certain other laws with respect to certain waivers under those laws, to provide greater transparency regarding exceptions to domestic sourcing requirements, and for other purposes.

David Cicilline

House Financial Services Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, and Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in

Introduced Jan 17 2018

hr4818

To prohibit the use of Federal funds made available in the form of an earmark, and for other purposes.

Jacky Rosen

House Appropriations Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and in addition to the Committee on Appropriations, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisio

Introduced Jan 17 2018

hr4815

To amend the Controlled Substances Act to provide for a new rule regarding the application of the Act to marihuana, and for other purposes.

Barbara Lee

House Financial Services Committee

California

Cosponsors: 18

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in

Introduced Jan 17 2018

hr4811

To provide for grants from the Attorney General to local education agencies to purchase and install devices that would allow for the immediate notification of appropriate officials in case of emergency, and for other purposes.

Mike Bost

House Judiciary Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, 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

Introduced Jan 17 2018

hr4814

To amend the Telecommunications Act of 1996 to preserve and protect the ability of local governments to provide broadband capability and services.

Anna Eshoo

House Energy and Commerce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Jan 17 2018

hr4813

To direct the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct a study to evaluate the role of unlicensed spectrum in offloading broadband traffic, and for other purposes.

Ryan Costello

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Jan 17 2018

hres697

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives supporting visits and communication between the United States and the Republic of Artsakh at all levels of civil society and government.

Frank Pallone

House Foreign Affairs Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Jan 17 2018

hres696

Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 195) to amend title 44, United States Code, to restrict the distribution of free printed copies of the Federal Register to Members of Congress and other officers and employees of the United States, and for other purposes; waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules; and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.

Tom Cole

House Rules Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 120.

Introduced Jan 17 2018

hres698

Recognizing magic as a rare and valuable art form.

Dina Titus

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Introduced Jan 17 2018

hres696

Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 195) to amend title 44, United States Code, to restrict the distribution of free printed copies of the Federal Register to Members of Congress and other officers and employees of the United States, and for other purposes; waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules; and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.

Tom Cole

House Rules Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

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

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hjres125

Making an extension of continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes.

Rodney Frelinghuysen

House Budget Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the Committee on Appropriations, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisio

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4806

To provide a short-term disability insurance program for Federal employees for disabilities that are not work-related, and for other purposes.

Eleanor Norton

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

District of Columbia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4801

To require the Secretary of Transportation to appoint a representative from the Department of Transportation to the board of trustees of the Gateway Program Development Corporation.

Josh Gottheimer

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4802

To track applications to locate or modify communications facilities on Federal real property, and for other purposes.

Adam Kinzinger

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committees on Oversight and Government Reform, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4808

To promote transparency in health care pricing.

Ed Perlmutter

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4797

To amend title 54, United States Code, to prohibit the extension or establishment of national monuments in Arizona except by express authorization of Congress, and for other purposes.

Andy Biggs

House Natural Resources Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4800

To amend title 23, United States Code, to provide for the inclusion of broadband conduit installation in certain highway construction projects, and for other purposes.

Anna Eshoo

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4799

To require the Secretary of the Treasury to determine improvements in the filing process for the excise tax on the use of heavy highway motor vehicles.

Kevin Cramer

House Ways and Means Committee

North Dakota

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4803

To clarify the treatment of State and local real property taxes paid in 2017 and assessed for 2018.

Leonard Lance

House Ways and Means Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4805

To ensure that State and local law enforcement may cooperate with Federal officials to protect our communities from violent criminals and suspected terrorists who are illegally present in the United States, to stop taxpayer dollars from flowing to jurisdictions that fail to comply with Federal law, and for other purposes.

Luke Messer

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provision

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4794

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit unborn children to be account beneficiaries of section 529 education savings accounts.

Kristi Noem

House Ways and Means Committee

South Dakota

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4796

To provide relief from removal and adjustment of status of certain individuals who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States before reaching the age of 18, improve border security, foster United States engagement in Central America, and for other purposes.

Will Hurd

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 49

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Homeland Security, Education and the Workforce, Energy and Commerce, and Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4804

To amend title 5, United States Code, to allow injured Federal law enforcement officers to continue to serve their agencies, and for other purposes.

Jim Langevin

House House Administration Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government 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 pr

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4807

To fulfill the United States Government's trust responsibility to serve the higher education needs of the Navajo people and to clarify, unify, and modernize prior Diné College legislation.

Tom O'Halleran

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4809

To increase access to agency guidance documents.

Mark Walker

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4795

To amend the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 to promote communications facilities deployment on Federal property, and for other purposes.

Mimi Walters

House Energy and Commerce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, 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 p

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4793

To make continuing appropriations for military pay in the event of a shutdown of the Federal Government.

House Appropriations Committee

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hr4798

To provide for an inventory of Federal assets on which a communications facility could be constructed or that could otherwise be made available for use in connection with the construction or operation of a communications facility or provision of communications service.

Chris Collins

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, 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 p

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hres694

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4712) to amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit a health care practitioner from failing to exercise the proper degree of care in the case of a child who survives an abortion or attempted abortion, and providing for proceedings during the period from January 22, 2018, through January 26, 2018.

Liz Cheney

House Rules Committee

Wyoming

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 119.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hres695

Electing Members to certain standing committees of the House of Representatives.

Carlos Curbelo

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

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

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hres693

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3326) to increase accountability, combat corruption, and strengthen management effectiveness at the World Bank, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2954) to amend the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act of 1975 to specify which depository institutions are subject to the maintenance of records and disclosure requirements of such Act, and for other purposes.

Ken Buck

House Rules Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

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

Introduced Jan 16 2018

hres694

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4712) to amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit a health care practitioner from failing to exercise the proper degree of care in the case of a child who survives an abortion or attempted abortion, and providing for proceedings during the period from January 22, 2018, through January 26, 2018.

Liz Cheney

House Rules Committee

Wyoming

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

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

Introduced Jan 12 2018

hr4786

To require State and local law enforcement agencies to promptly report the loss or theft of any firearm to the National Tracing Center, and for other purposes.

Gregory Meeks

House Judiciary Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 18

Latest Major Action

Jan 12 2018

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jan 12 2018

hr4789

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the limitation on the deduction for certain taxes, including state and local property and income taxes.

Josh Gottheimer

House Ways and Means Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 12 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Jan 12 2018

hr4792

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to expand access to capital for small businesses affected by hurricanes or other natural disasters, and for other purposes.

Nydia Velázquez

House Financial Services Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 12 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 12 2018

hr4791

To amend the Federal Reserve Act to establish requirements for salaries, financial disclosures, and office staff of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and for other purposes.

Alex Mooney

House Financial Services Committee

West Virginia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 12 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 12 2018

hr4790

To amend the Volcker rule to give the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System sole rulemaking authority, to exclude community banks from the requirements of the Volcker rule, and for other purposes.

French Hill

House Financial Services Committee

Arkansas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 12 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 12 2018

hr4788

To direct the Secretary of Energy to establish a pilot program to award grants and loan guarantees to hospitals to carry out projects for the purpose of reducing energy costs and increasing resilience to improve security.

Eliot Engel

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 12 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Jan 12 2018

hr4787

To impose additional requirements on portions of petroleum pipelines that cross the waters of the Great Lakes, and for other purposes.

Mike Bishop

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 12 2018

Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, 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 p

Introduced Jan 12 2018

hr4785

To prohibit the consolidated audit trail from accepting personally identifying information, and for other purposes.

Bill Huizenga

House Financial Services Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 12 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 12 2018

hres692

Supporting the contributions of Catholic schools.

Daniel Lipinski

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 20

Latest Major Action

Jan 12 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4766

To amend title 49, United States Code, to prohibit further extension of requirement to implement positive train control beyond December 31, 2018, and for other purposes.

Peter DeFazio

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4767

To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to establish a grant program for jurisdictions with high rates of violent crime, and for other purposes.

Steve Cohen

House Judiciary Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4782

To provide additional disaster recovery assistance for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands, and for other purposes.

Stacey Plaskett

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Financial Services, Agriculture, Ways and Means, Natural Resources, Education and the Workforce, t

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4781

To direct the Secretary of Agriculture to transfer certain National Forest System land to Custer County, South Dakota.

Kristi Noem

House Natural Resources Committee

South Dakota

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4772

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for clarification under the Medicare program about minimal self-adjustment for off-the-shelf orthotics.

Mike Bishop

House Ways and Means Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

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 w

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4779

To protect States and individuals in States that have laws which permit the use of cannabis, and for other purposes.

Barbara Lee

House Energy and Commerce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Financial Services, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of s

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4778

To strengthen parity in mental health and substance use disorder benefits.

Joseph Kennedy III

House Ways and Means Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Education and the Workforce, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consider

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4784

To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to provide funding for American Health Benefit Exchanges navigator programs and outreach and promotional activities.

Maxine Waters

House Energy and Commerce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 34

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4771

To raise the consolidated assets threshold under the small bank holding company policy statement, and for other purposes.

Mia Love

House Financial Services Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4768

To require the President to develop a national strategy to combat the financial networks of transnational organized criminals, and for other purposes.

David Kustoff

House Financial Services Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4780

To direct the Secretary of the Treasury to make available an online tax calculator to estimate the change in an individual's income tax liability with respect to the amendments made by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

Tom MacArthur

House Ways and Means Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4777

To amend section 214(c)(8) of the Immigration and Nationality Act to modify the data reporting requirements relating to nonimmigrant employees, and for other purposes.

Lois Frankel

House Judiciary Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4774

To prohibit oil and gas leasing on the outer Continental Shelf off the coast of New England.

David Cicilline

House Natural Resources Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 19

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4776

To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize a program of partnerships for State and regional hospital preparedness to improve surge capacity.

Debbie Dingell

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4770

To amend the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 to permanently extend the moratorium on leasing in certain areas of the Gulf of Mexico.

Francis Rooney

House Natural Resources Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4769

To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase awareness about the treatment referral routing service of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, and for other purposes.

Tom Marino

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4773

To require the Administrator for General Services to obtain an antivirus product to make available to Federal agencies in order to provide the product to individuals whose personally identifiable information may have been compromised.

Matt Cartwright

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4775

To increase the rates of pay under the statutory pay systems and for prevailing rate employees by 3 percent, and for other purposes.

Gerald Connolly

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 21

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hres685

Electing Members to certain standing committees of the House of Representatives.

Virginia Foxx

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

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

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hconres98

Directing the Secretary of the Senate to make a correction in the enrollment of the bill S. 139.

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

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

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hconres98

Directing the Secretary of the Senate to make a correction in the enrollment of the bill S. 139.

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Received in the Senate.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hr4779

To protect States and individuals in States that have laws which permit the use of cannabis, and for other purposes.

Barbara Lee

House Energy and Commerce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H421)

Introduced Jan 11 2018

hconres98

Directing the Secretary of the Senate to make a correction in the enrollment of the bill S. 139.

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Message on Senate action sent to the House.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4760

To amend the immigration laws and the homeland security laws, and for other purposes.

Robert Goodlatte

House Natural Resources Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Education and the Workforce, Homeland Security, Foreign Affairs, Ways and Means, Armed Services, Oversight and Government Reform, Agricultu

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4761

To address the challenges of providing public services to citizens of the Freely Associated States residing in the United States, and for other purposes.

Madeleine Bordallo

House Ways and Means Committee

Guam

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Education and the Workforce, Natural Resources, Foreign Affairs, Oversight and Government Reform, Agriculture, and Ways and Means, fo

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4763

To require the pursuit of technologies to remove space debris.

Grace Meng

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

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

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4765

To amend the Arms Export Control Act to prohibit the removal of certain items under category I, II, or III of the United States Munitions List for purposes of transferring the item to or controlling the item under any portion of the Commerce Control List of dual-use items in the Export Administration Regulations.

Norma Torres

House Foreign Affairs Committee

California

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4750

To terminate the granting of temporary protected status to aliens, to provide for adjustment of status for former temporary protected status holders, and for other purposes.

Mike Coffman

House Judiciary Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4752

To establish an Independent Financial Technology Task Force, to provide rewards for information leading to convictions related to terrorist use of digital currencies, to establish a FinTech Leadership in Innovation Fund to encourage the development of tools and programs to combat terrorist and illicit use of digital currencies, and for other purposes.

Ted Budd

House Financial Services Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4764

To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to establish an Office for Under-Banked and Un-Banked Consumers.

David Scott

House Financial Services Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4756

To amend the Federal Reserve Act to establish a blackout period for public communications by the Federal Open Market Committee, and for other purposes.

Claudia Tenney

House Financial Services Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4759

To amend the Federal Reserve Act to revise the membership of Federal Open Market Committee, and for other purposes.

Roger Williams

House Financial Services Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4753

To amend the Federal Reserve Act to require the Vice Chairman for Supervision of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System to provide a written report, and for other purposes.

Frank Lucas

House Financial Services Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4757

To amend the Federal Reserve Act to modify the appointment process for presidents of Federal Reserve Banks.

Robert Pittenger

House Financial Services Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4751

To reauthorize the Soil and Water Resources Conservation Act of 1977, and for other purposes.

John Faso

House Agriculture Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4762

To require the United States Postal Service to designate a single, unique ZIP code for particular communities.

Val Demings

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4754

To amend the Small Business Act to provide prospective construction contractors with information about an agency's policies on the administration of change orders to allow such contractors to make informed business decisions regarding the pricing of bids or proposals, and for other purposes.

Don Bacon

House Small Business Committee

Nebraska

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Small Business.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4758

To amend the Federal Reserve Act to require the Federal Open Market Committee to establish interest rates on balances maintained at a Federal Reserve Bank by depository institutions.

Claudia Tenney

House Financial Services Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hr4755

To amend the Federal Reserve Act to bring the non-monetary policy related functions of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System into the appropriations process, and for other purposes.

Warren Davidson

House Financial Services Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

hres683

Recognizing January 2018 as "National Mentoring Month", and for other purposes.

Jim Renacci

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 14

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Jan 9 2018

hr4744

To impose additional sanctions with respect to serious human rights abuses of the Government of Iran, and for other purposes.

Michael McCaul

House Ways and Means Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, Financial Services, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consid

Introduced Jan 9 2018

hr4748

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to deny a deduction for severance payments made in connection with sexual misconduct.

Carolyn Maloney

House Ways and Means Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Jan 9 2018

hr4749

To amend the Agricultural Trade Act of 1978 to establish a program to enhance transparency and traceability of food products and ingredients that are exported to the United States in order to protect American consumers and American food manufacturers against mislabeling, adulteration, and fraud.

Darren Soto

House Agriculture Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Jan 9 2018

hr4747

To prohibit the Government from using or contracting with an entity that uses certain telecommunications services or equipment, and for other purposes.

K. Conaway

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Introduced Jan 9 2018

hr4746

To amend the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to specify when bank holding companies may be subject to certain enhanced supervision.

Joyce Beatty

House Financial Services Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Jan 9 2018

hr4743

To amend the Small Business Act to strengthen the Office of Credit Risk Management within the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.

Steven Chabot

House Small Business Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Small Business.

Introduced Jan 9 2018

hr4745

To designate the Emancipation National Historic Trail, and for other purposes.

Sheila Jackson-Lee

House Natural Resources Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Jan 9 2018

hr4742

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to require the principal campaign committee of a candidate in a general election for the office of President to file a certification that the candidate has undergone a medical examination conducted by a medical office under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Navy.

Brendan Boyle

House House Administration Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

Introduced Jan 9 2018

hres682

Providing for consideration of the bill (S. 139) to implement the use of Rapid DNA instruments to inform decisions about pretrial release or detention and their conditions, to solve and prevent violent crimes and other crimes, to exonerate the innocent, to prevent DNA analysis backlogs, and for other purposes.

Doug Collins

House Rules Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 116.

Introduced Jan 9 2018

hres681

Providing for consideration of the bill (S. 140) to amend the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to clarify the use of amounts in the WMAT Settlement Fund.

Tom Cole

House Rules Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 115.

Introduced Jan 9 2018

hres682

Providing for consideration of the bill (S. 139) to implement the use of Rapid DNA instruments to inform decisions about pretrial release or detention and their conditions, to solve and prevent violent crimes and other crimes, to exonerate the innocent, to prevent DNA analysis backlogs, and for other purposes.

Doug Collins

House Rules Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

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

Introduced Jan 9 2018

hres681

Providing for consideration of the bill (S. 140) to amend the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to clarify the use of amounts in the WMAT Settlement Fund.

Tom Cole

House Rules Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

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

Introduced Jan 8 2018

hres677

Providing for a committee to notify the President of the assembly of the House of Representatives.

Kevin McCarthy

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 8 2018

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

Introduced Jan 8 2018

hres678

To inform the Senate that a quorum of the House has assembled.

Kevin McCarthy

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 8 2018

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

Introduced Jan 8 2018

hres679

Providing for the hour of meeting of the House.

Kevin McCarthy

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 8 2018

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

Senate Bills

Introduced Jan 22 2018

sconres33

A concurrent resolution providing for a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 195.

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 22 2018

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

Introduced Jan 19 2018

s2327

A bill to prohibit paying Members of Congress during periods during which a Government shutdown is in effect, and for other purposes.

Heidi Heitkamp

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

North Dakota

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

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

Introduced Jan 19 2018

s2326

A bill to prohibit discrimination against the unborn on the basis of sex, and for other purposes.

John Kennedy

Senate Judiciary Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jan 19 2018

s2325

A bill to incentivize the hiring of United States workers in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and for other purposes.

Lisa Murkowski

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Alaska

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

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

Introduced Jan 19 2018

s2328

A bill making continuing appropriations for military pay and death benefits in the event of a Government shutdown.

Richard Durbin

Senate Appropriations Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 48

Latest Major Action

Jan 19 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Appropriations.

Introduced Jan 18 2018

sres374

A resolution expressing support for the designation of February 12, 2018, as "Darwin Day" and recognizing the importance of science in the betterment of humanity.

Richard Blumenthal

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Introduced Jan 18 2018

sres375

A resolution congratulating the University of Alabama Crimson Tide football team for winning the 2018 National Collegiate Athletic Association College Football Playoff National Championship.

Richard Shelby

Alabama

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

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

Introduced Jan 18 2018

s2322

A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to define the term natural cheese.

Ron Johnson

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

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

Introduced Jan 18 2018

s2319

A bill to empower States to manage the development and production of oil and gas on available Federal land, and for other purposes.

John Barrasso

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Wyoming

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

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

Introduced Jan 18 2018

s2323

A bill making continuing appropriations for veterans benefits and services in the event of a Government shutdown, and for other purposes.

Dean Heller

Senate Appropriations Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Appropriations.

Introduced Jan 18 2018

s2324

A bill to amend the Investment Company Act of 1940 to change certain requirements relating to the capital structure of business development companies, to direct the Securities and Exchange Commission to revise certain rules relating to business development companies, and for other purposes.

Dean Heller

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

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

Introduced Jan 18 2018

s2321

A bill to amend the Presidential Transition Act of 1963 to require the development of ethics plans for certain transition teams, and for other purposes.

Elizabeth Warren

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

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

Introduced Jan 18 2018

s2320

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the national limitation amount for qualified highway or surface freight transfer facility bonds.

John Cornyn

Senate Finance Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Jan 18 2018

sres374

A resolution expressing support for the designation of February 12, 2018, as "Darwin Day" and recognizing the importance of science in the betterment of humanity.

Richard Blumenthal

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (text of measure as introduced: CR S302)

Introduced Jan 18 2018

sres375

A resolution congratulating the University of Alabama Crimson Tide football team for winning the 2018 National Collegiate Athletic Association College Football Playoff National Championship.

Richard Shelby

Alabama

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S277; text: CR S302)

Introduced Jan 18 2018

s2319

A bill to empower States to manage the development and production of oil and gas on available Federal land, and for other purposes.

John Barrasso

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Wyoming

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S301)

Introduced Jan 18 2018

s2320

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the national limitation amount for qualified highway or surface freight transfer facility bonds.

John Cornyn

Senate Finance Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 18 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (text of measure as introduced: CR S301-302)

Introduced Jan 17 2018

s2317

A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to provide for additional flexibility with respect to medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorders, and for other purposes.

Edward Markey

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

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

Introduced Jan 17 2018

s2316

A bill to amend the Agricultural Act of 2014 to make available to Native Americans who own horses for noncommercial use livestock indemnity payments and payments under the livestock forage disaster program, and for other purposes.

John Thune

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

South Dakota

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

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

Introduced Jan 17 2018

s2318

A bill to require the payment of user fees by qualified professional asset managers seeking an individual exemption from certain requirements.

Tammy Baldwin

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

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

Introduced Jan 17 2018

s2315

A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the regulatory framework with respect to certain nonprescription drugs that are marketed without an approved new drug application, and for other purposes.

Johnny Isakson

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

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

Introduced Jan 17 2018

s2314

A bill to increase the number of U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations officers and support staff and to require reports that identify staffing, infrastructure, and equipment needed to enhance security at ports of entry.

Claire McCaskill

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

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

Introduced Jan 16 2018

sconres32

A concurrent resolution affirming the importance of religious freedom as a fundamental human right that is essential to a free society and protected for all people of the United States under the Constitution of the United States, and recognizing the 232nd anniversary of the enactment of the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom.

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

s2312

A bill to provide a moratorium on registration of new non-rural section 340B hospitals and associated sites, and for other purposes.

Bill Cassidy

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

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

Introduced Jan 16 2018

s2313

A bill to deter foreign interference in United States elections, and for other purposes.

Chris Van Hollen

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

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

Introduced Jan 16 2018

s2307

A bill to require countries to comply with certain labor standards to be eligible for the Generalized System of Preferences, and for other purposes.

Robert Menendez

Senate Finance Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

s2311

A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes.

Lindsey Graham

South Carolina

Cosponsors: 45

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

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

Introduced Jan 16 2018

s2310

A bill to require the United States Trade Representative to permit the public to submit comments on trade agreement negotiations through the Internet.

Jon Tester

Senate Finance Committee

Montana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

s2309

A bill to provide a process for ensuring the United States does not default on its obligations.

Jeff Merkley

Senate Finance Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

s2308

A bill to provide for the suspension of the eligibility for the Generalized System of Preferences of countries that fail to meet minimum standards for the elimination of human trafficking, and for other purposes.

Robert Menendez

Senate Finance Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

s2306

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to encourage the use of 529 plans and Coverdell education savings accounts, and for other purposes.

Mike Lee

Senate Finance Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 16 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Jan 16 2018

s2311

A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes.

Lindsey Graham

South Carolina

Cosponsors: 45

Latest Major Action

Jan 17 2018

Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 294.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

sres372

A resolution congratulating the North Dakota State University football team for winning the 2017 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Football Championship Subdivision title.

John Hoeven

North Dakota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

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

Introduced Jan 11 2018

sres373

A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of "Korean American Day".

Kamala Harris

Senate Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

s2303

A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to preserve consumer and employer access to licensed independent insurance producers.

Johnny Isakson

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

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

Introduced Jan 11 2018

s2305

A bill to require a study and report on the housing and service needs of victims of trafficking and individuals at risk for trafficking.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

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

Introduced Jan 11 2018

s2295

A bill to increase the rates of pay under the General Schedule and other statutory pay systems and for prevailing rate employees by 3.0 percent, and for other purposes.

Brian Schatz

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

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

Introduced Jan 11 2018

s2301

A bill to strengthen parity in mental health and substance use disorder benefits.

Elizabeth Warren

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 12

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

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

Introduced Jan 11 2018

s2299

A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to provide wildfire regulatory relief, to modify the evaluation of a major disaster declaration request, to provide regulatory relief for banks during major disasters, and for other purposes.

James Inhofe

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

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

Introduced Jan 11 2018

s2293

A bill to amend section 214(c)(8) of the Immigration and Nationality Act to modify the data reporting requirements relating to nonimmigrant employees, and for other purposes.

Richard Blumenthal

Senate Judiciary Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jan 11 2018

s2300

A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 111 Market Street in Saugerties, New York, as the "Maurice D. Hinchey Post Office Building".

Kirsten Gillibrand

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

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

Introduced Jan 11 2018

s2297

A bill to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to transfer certain National Forest System land to Custer County, South Dakota.

John Thune

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

South Dakota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

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

Introduced Jan 11 2018

s2296

A bill to increase access to agency guidance documents.

Ron Johnson

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

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

Introduced Jan 11 2018

s2298

A bill to prohibit oil and gas leasing on the Outer Continental Shelf off the coast of New England.

Sheldon Whitehouse

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

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

Introduced Jan 11 2018

s2302

A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain Bureau of Land Management land in Cache County, Utah, to the city of Hyde Park, Utah, for public purposes.

Orrin Hatch

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

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

Introduced Jan 11 2018

sres372

A resolution congratulating the North Dakota State University football team for winning the 2017 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Football Championship Subdivision title.

John Hoeven

North Dakota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S170; text: CR S169)

Introduced Jan 11 2018

sres373

A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of "Korean American Day".

Kamala Harris

Senate Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 11 2018

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S169)

Introduced Jan 10 2018

sres371

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate on the value of the bilateral relationship between the United States and Mexico.

Jeff Flake

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

s2286

A bill to amend the Peace Corps Act to provide greater protection and services for Peace Corps volunteers, and for other purposes.

Bob Corker

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

s2290

A bill to improve wildfire management operations and the safety of firefighters and communities with the best available technology.

Maria Cantwell

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

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

Introduced Jan 10 2018

s2285

A bill to require mailing addresses to correspond with the physical address at which the mail will be delivered.

Claire McCaskill

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

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

Introduced Jan 10 2018

s2291

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the individual tax rates in effect for taxable years 2018 through 2025.

Ted Cruz

Senate Finance Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

s2289

A bill to create an Office of Cybersecurity at the Federal Trade Commission for supervision of data security at consumer reporting agencies, to require the promulgation of regulations establishing standards for effective cybersecurity at consumer reporting agencies, to impose penalties on credit reporting agencies for cybersecurity breaches that put sensitive consumer data at risk, and for other purposes.

Elizabeth Warren

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

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

Introduced Jan 10 2018

s2287

A bill to repeal the medical device excise tax, and for other purposes.

Edward Markey

Senate Finance Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Jan 10 2018

s2292

A bill to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to prohibit oil and gas preleasing, leasing, and related activities in certain areas of the Outer Continental Shelf off the coast of Florida, and for other purposes.

Bill Nelson

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

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

Introduced Jan 10 2018

sres371

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate on the value of the bilateral relationship between the United States and Mexico.

Jeff Flake

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S141)

Introduced Jan 10 2018

s2292

A bill to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to prohibit oil and gas preleasing, leasing, and related activities in certain areas of the Outer Continental Shelf off the coast of Florida, and for other purposes.

Bill Nelson

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 10 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S139-141)

Introduced Jan 9 2018

sres370

A resolution to constitute the minority party's membership on certain committees for the One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, or until their successors are chosen.

Charles Schumer

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

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

Introduced Jan 9 2018

sres369

A resolution to constitute the majority party's membership on certain committees for the One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, or until their successors are chosen.

Mitch McConnell

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

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

Introduced Jan 9 2018

s2283

A bill to amend the Small Business Act to strengthen the Office of Credit Risk Management within the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.

Jim Risch

Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

Idaho

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

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

Introduced Jan 9 2018

s2284

A bill to strengthen Buy American requirements, and for other purposes.

Rob Portman

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

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

Introduced Jan 9 2018

sres370

A resolution to constitute the minority party's membership on certain committees for the One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, or until their successors are chosen.

Charles Schumer

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S111; text: CR S111)

Introduced Jan 9 2018

sres369

A resolution to constitute the majority party's membership on certain committees for the One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, or until their successors are chosen.

Mitch McConnell

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 9 2018

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S111; text: CR S111)

Introduced Jan 8 2018

s2282

A bill to amend title 28, United States Code, to modify venue requirements relating to bankruptcy proceedings.

John Cornyn

Senate Judiciary Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 8 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S68)

Introduced Jan 4 2018

sres368

A resolution supporting the right of all Iranian citizens to have their voices heard.

Bob Corker

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Jan 4 2018

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Jan 4 2018

sres367

A resolution condemning the Government of Iran for its violence against demonstrators and calling for peaceful resolution to the concerns of the citizens of Iran.

Ted Cruz

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Jan 4 2018

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Jan 4 2018

s2278

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide grants to improve health care in rural areas.

Pat Roberts

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Kansas

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Jan 4 2018

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

Introduced Jan 4 2018

s2276

A bill to require agencies to submit reports on outstanding recommendations in the annual budget justification submitted to Congress.

Todd Young

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 4 2018

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

Introduced Jan 4 2018

s2281

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the individual tax rates in effect for taxable years 2018 through 2025.

Ted Cruz

Senate Finance Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 4 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Jan 4 2018

s2277

A bill to require the delisting of Mexican gray wolves under the Endangered Species Act of 1973 on a determination that the subspecies has been sufficiently recovered in the United States.

Jeff Flake

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jan 4 2018

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

Introduced Jan 4 2018

s2279

A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to establish a competitive grant program to repair, improve, rehabilitate, or replace bridges to improve the safety, efficiency, and reliability of the movement of people and freight over bridge crossings, and for other purposes.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Jan 4 2018

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

Introduced Jan 4 2018

sres368

A resolution supporting the right of all Iranian citizens to have their voices heard.

Bob Corker

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Jan 4 2018

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S47)

Introduced Jan 4 2018

sres367

A resolution condemning the Government of Iran for its violence against demonstrators and calling for peaceful resolution to the concerns of the citizens of Iran.

Ted Cruz

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Jan 4 2018

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced CR S47)

Introduced Jan 3 2018

s2275

A bill to provide for the adjustment of status of certain nationals of Liberia to that of lawful permanent residents and for other purposes.

Jack Reed

Senate Judiciary Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Jan 3 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jan 3 2018

s2275

A bill to provide for the adjustment of status of certain nationals of Liberia to that of lawful permanent residents and for other purposes.

Jack Reed

Senate Judiciary Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Jan 3 2018

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S24)

Introduced Dec 21 2017

sres364

A resolution congratulating the University of Central Missouri women's soccer team for winning the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II Women's Soccer Championship at Swope Soccer Village in Kansas City, Missouri.

Claire McCaskill

Missouri

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

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

Introduced Dec 21 2017

sres365

A resolution congratulating the University of Nebraska-Lincoln volleyball team for winning the 2017 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Volleyball Championship.

Deb Fischer

Nebraska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

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

Introduced Dec 21 2017

sres366

A resolution honoring the accomplishments of the 9 historically Black colleges and universities that celebrated their sesquicentennial anniversaries during the week of September 24 through September 30, 2017.

Kamala Harris

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

California

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2274

A bill to provide for the compensation of Federal employees affected by lapses in appropriations.

Benjamin Cardin

Maryland

Cosponsors: 20

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

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

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2261

A bill to protect the administration of Federal elections against cybersecurity threats.

James Lankford

Senate Rules and Administration Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

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

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2263

A bill to amend the Agricultural Act of 2014 to require base acres planted to fruits, vegetables, and wild rice to be considered planted to a covered commodity for purposes of any recalculation of base acres.

Joe Donnelly

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

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

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2268

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to modify certain provisions relating to the capital financing of historically Black colleges and universities.

Cory Booker

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

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

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2262

A bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish in the Department of Homeland Security a board to coordinate and integrate departmental intelligence and activities and policy related to counterterrorism, and for other purposes.

Claire McCaskill

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

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

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2260

A bill to establish and fund an Opioids and STOP Initiative to expand, intensify, and coordinate fundamental, translational, and clinical research of the National Institutes of Health with respect to opioid abuse, the understanding of pain, and the discovery and development of safer and more effective treatments and preventive interventions for pain.

Brian Schatz

Senate Finance Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2267

A bill to amend title 11, United States Code, to prioritize certain pension claims in bankruptcy, and for other purposes.

Al Franken

Senate Judiciary Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2272

A bill to amend the Revised Statutes to grant State attorneys general the ability to issue subpoenas to investigate suspected violations of State laws that are applicable to national banks.

Kamala Harris

Senate Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2265

A bill to promote democracy and the rule of law in Nicaragua, and for other purposes.

Ted Cruz

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2264

A bill to amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to add Rhode Island to the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, and for other purposes.

Jack Reed

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

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

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2271

A bill to reauthorize the Museum and Library Services Act.

Jack Reed

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

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

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2273

A bill to extend the period during which vessels that are shorter than 79 feet in length and fishing vessels are not required to have a permit for discharges incidental to the normal operation of the vessel.

Dan Sullivan

Alaska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

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

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2266

A bill to authorize the Office on Violence Against Women to improve the handling of crimes of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking by incorporating a trauma-informed approach into the initial response to and investigation of such crimes.

Amy Klobuchar

Senate Judiciary Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2269

A bill to reauthorize the Global Food Security Act of 2016 for 5 additional years.

Bob Casey

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2270

A bill to make improvements to the account for the State response to the opioid abuse crisis to improve tribal health.

Steve Daines

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Montana

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

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

Introduced Dec 21 2017

sjres51

A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to limiting the number of terms that a Member of Congress may serve.

Bill Cassidy

Senate Judiciary Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Dec 21 2017

sres364

A resolution congratulating the University of Central Missouri women's soccer team for winning the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II Women's Soccer Championship at Swope Soccer Village in Kansas City, Missouri.

Claire McCaskill

Missouri

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8278-8279; text: CR S8263)

Introduced Dec 21 2017

sres365

A resolution congratulating the University of Nebraska-Lincoln volleyball team for winning the 2017 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Volleyball Championship.

Deb Fischer

Nebraska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8238-8239; text: CR S8263-8264)

Introduced Dec 21 2017

sres366

A resolution honoring the accomplishments of the 9 historically Black colleges and universities that celebrated their sesquicentennial anniversaries during the week of September 24 through September 30, 2017.

Kamala Harris

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

California

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S8264-8265)

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2264

A bill to amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to add Rhode Island to the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, and for other purposes.

Jack Reed

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S8261)

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2271

A bill to reauthorize the Museum and Library Services Act.

Jack Reed

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S8262-8293)

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2273

A bill to extend the period during which vessels that are shorter than 79 feet in length and fishing vessels are not required to have a permit for discharges incidental to the normal operation of the vessel.

Dan Sullivan

Alaska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Introduced in the Senate, read twice, considered, read the third time, and passed without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8278; text: CR S8278)

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2270

A bill to make improvements to the account for the State response to the opioid abuse crisis to improve tribal health.

Steve Daines

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Montana

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S8261-8262)

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2273

A bill to extend the period during which vessels that are shorter than 79 feet in length and fishing vessels are not required to have a permit for discharges incidental to the normal operation of the vessel.

Dan Sullivan

Alaska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 22 2017

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

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2273

A bill to extend the period during which vessels that are shorter than 79 feet in length and fishing vessels are not required to have a permit for discharges incidental to the normal operation of the vessel.

Dan Sullivan

Alaska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 3 2018

Presented to President.

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2274

A bill to provide for the compensation of Federal employees affected by lapses in appropriations.

Benjamin Cardin

Maryland

Cosponsors: 20

Latest Major Action

Jan 3 2018

Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 290.

Introduced Dec 21 2017

s2273

A bill to extend the period during which vessels that are shorter than 79 feet in length and fishing vessels are not required to have a permit for discharges incidental to the normal operation of the vessel.

Dan Sullivan

Alaska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jan 3 2018

Became Public Law No: 115-100.

Introduced Dec 20 2017

sconres31

A concurrent resolution authorizing the use of the rotunda of the Capitol for a ceremony to award the Congressional Gold Medal to Bob Dole.

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 20 2017

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

Introduced Dec 20 2017

sconres31

A concurrent resolution authorizing the use of the rotunda of the Capitol for a ceremony to award the Congressional Gold Medal to Bob Dole.

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 20 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8151; text: CR S8150)

Introduced Dec 20 2017

sres363

A resolution expressing profound concern about the growing political, humanitarian, and economic crisis in Venezuela and the widespread human rights abuses perpetrated by the Government of Venezuela.

Bill Nelson

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 20 2017

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Dec 20 2017

sres362

A resolution recognizing the service of the Los Angeles-class attack submarine the USS Jacksonville and the crew of the USS Jacksonville, who served the United States with valor and bravery.

Marco Rubio

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 20 2017

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

Introduced Dec 20 2017

s2259

A bill to establish certain duties for pharmacies to ensure provision of Food and Drug Administration-approved contraception, medication related to contraception, and for other purposes.

Cory Booker

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 18

Latest Major Action

Dec 20 2017

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

Introduced Dec 20 2017

s2255

A bill to reauthorize title VI of the Higher Education Act of 1965 in order to improve and encourage innovation in international education, and for other purposes.

Todd Young

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 20 2017

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

Introduced Dec 20 2017

s2257

A bill to establish the IMPACT for Energy Foundation.

Christopher Coons

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Delaware

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 20 2017

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

Introduced Dec 20 2017

s2256

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend expiring provisions, and for other purposes.

Orrin Hatch

Senate Finance Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Dec 20 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Dec 20 2017

s2258

A bill to provide for the discharge of parent borrower liability if a student on whose behalf a parent has received certain student loans becomes disabled.

Rob Portman

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Dec 20 2017

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

Introduced Dec 20 2017

sres363

A resolution expressing profound concern about the growing political, humanitarian, and economic crisis in Venezuela and the widespread human rights abuses perpetrated by the Government of Venezuela.

Bill Nelson

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 20 2017

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S8182-8183)

Introduced Dec 20 2017

sres362

A resolution recognizing the service of the Los Angeles-class attack submarine the USS Jacksonville and the crew of the USS Jacksonville, who served the United States with valor and bravery.

Marco Rubio

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 20 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8154; text: CR S8182)

Introduced Dec 20 2017

sconres31

A concurrent resolution authorizing the use of the rotunda of the Capitol for a ceremony to award the Congressional Gold Medal to Bob Dole.

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

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

Introduced Dec 19 2017

s2252

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: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 19 2017

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

Introduced Dec 19 2017

s2254

A bill to prevent unfair double taxation by ensuring that the deduction for State and local taxes is not reduced, suspended, or eliminated.

Robert Menendez

Senate Finance Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Dec 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Dec 19 2017

s2250

A bill to ensure due process protections of individuals in the United States against unlawful detention based solely on a protected characteristic.

Tammy Duckworth

Senate Judiciary Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Dec 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Dec 19 2017

s2253

A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure access to mental health services for children under the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.

Debbie Stabenow

Senate Finance Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Dec 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Dec 19 2017

s2249

A bill to permanently reauthorize the Rio Puerco Management Committee and the Rio Puerco Watershed Management Program.

Tom Udall

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 19 2017

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

Introduced Dec 19 2017

s2251

A bill to require the United States Postal Service to designate a single, unique ZIP code for Swanzey, New Hampshire.

Jeanne Shaheen

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

New Hampshire

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 19 2017

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

Introduced Dec 19 2017

s2253

A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure access to mental health services for children under the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.

Debbie Stabenow

Senate Finance Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Dec 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S8165-8166)

Introduced Dec 18 2017

s2245

A bill to include New Zealand in the list of foreign states whose nationals are eligible for admission into the United States as E-1 and E-2 nonimmigrants if United States nationals are treated similarly by the Government of New Zealand.

Mazie Hirono

Senate Judiciary Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Dec 18 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Dec 18 2017

s2243

A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to authorize funding for the voluntary public access and habitat incentive program.

Steve Daines

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Montana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 18 2017

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

Introduced Dec 18 2017

s2244

A bill to create opportunities for women in the aviation industry.

Susan Collins

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Maine

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 18 2017

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

Introduced Dec 18 2017

s2242

A bill to amend the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 to clarify the authority of the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration with respect to post-storm assessments, and for other purposes.

Roger Wicker

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Mississippi

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 18 2017

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

Introduced Dec 18 2017

s2243

A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to authorize funding for the voluntary public access and habitat incentive program.

Steve Daines

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Montana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 18 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S8071; text of measure as introduced: CR S8071)

Introduced Dec 18 2017

s2244

A bill to create opportunities for women in the aviation industry.

Susan Collins

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Maine

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 18 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S8071)

Introduced Dec 15 2017

hr4661

To reauthorize the United States Fire Administration, the Assistance to Firefighters Grants program, the Fire Prevention and Safety Grants program, and the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response grant program, and for other purposes.

Barbara Comstock

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.

Introduced Dec 15 2017

hr4661

To reauthorize the United States Fire Administration, the Assistance to Firefighters Grants program, the Fire Prevention and Safety Grants program, and the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response grant program, and for other purposes.

Barbara Comstock

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Dec 21 2017

Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8280)

Introduced Dec 15 2017

hr4661

To reauthorize the United States Fire Administration, the Assistance to Firefighters Grants program, the Fire Prevention and Safety Grants program, and the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response grant program, and for other purposes.

Barbara Comstock

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Dec 22 2017

Message on Senate action sent to the House.

Introduced Dec 15 2017

hr4661

To reauthorize the United States Fire Administration, the Assistance to Firefighters Grants program, the Fire Prevention and Safety Grants program, and the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response grant program, and for other purposes.

Barbara Comstock

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Jan 2 2018

Presented to President.

Introduced Dec 15 2017

hr4661

To reauthorize the United States Fire Administration, the Assistance to Firefighters Grants program, the Fire Prevention and Safety Grants program, and the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response grant program, and for other purposes.

Barbara Comstock

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Jan 3 2018

Became Public Law No: 115-98.

Introduced Dec 14 2017

sres361

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the United States Government shall, both unilaterally and alongside the international community, consider all options for exerting maximum pressure on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), in order to denuclearize the DPRK, protect the lives of United States citizens and allies, and prevent further proliferation of nuclear weapons.

John Cornyn

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Dec 14 2017

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S8047-8048)

Introduced Dec 14 2017

s2231

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for institutional ineligibility based on low cohort repayment rates and to require risk sharing payments of institutions of higher education.

Jeanne Shaheen

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

New Hampshire

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 14 2017

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

Introduced Dec 14 2017

s2238

A bill to amend the Ohio & Erie Canal National Heritage Canalway Act of 1996 to repeal the funding limitation.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 14 2017

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

Introduced Dec 14 2017

s2230

A bill to require the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to improve services for survivors of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking.

John Cornyn

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 14 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. (text of measure as introduced: CR S8047)

Introduced Dec 14 2017

s2232

A bill to amend the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to provide for the integration of distributed energy resources, to modernize electricity grid infrastructure, to provide for the consideration of non-wires alternatives, and for other purposes.

Angus King

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Maine

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 14 2017

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

Introduced Dec 14 2017

s2229

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: 4

Latest Major Action

Dec 14 2017

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

Introduced Dec 14 2017

s2233

A bill to protect Native children and promote public safety in Indian country.

Tom Udall

Senate Indian Affairs Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Dec 14 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs.

Introduced Dec 14 2017

s2237

A bill to amend the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council Act of 1978 to improve the examination of depository institutions, and for other purposes.

Jerry Moran

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Kansas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 14 2017

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

Introduced Dec 14 2017

s2236

A bill to require covered discrimination and covered harassment awareness and prevention training for Members, officers, employees, interns, fellows, and detailees of Congress within 30 days of employment and annually thereafter, to require a biennial climate survey of Congress, to amend the enforcement process under the Office of Congressional Workplace Rights for covered discrimination and covered harassment complaints, and for other purposes.

Kirsten Gillibrand

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 19

Latest Major Action

Dec 14 2017

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

Introduced Dec 14 2017

s2235

A bill to establish a tiered hiring preference for members of the reserve components of the Armed Forces.

Joe Donnelly

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 14 2017

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

Introduced Dec 14 2017

s2241

A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act by clarifying that State Exchanges are prohibited from imposing fees or assessments on issuers of excepted benefits and standalone dental plans not sold through an Exchange.

Angus King

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Maine

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 14 2017

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

Introduced Dec 14 2017

s2240

A bill to direct the Election Assistance Commission to carry out a pilot program under which the Commission shall provide funds to local educational agencies for initiatives to provide voter registration information to secondary school students in the 12th grade.

Amy Klobuchar

Senate Rules and Administration Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Dec 14 2017

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

Introduced Dec 14 2017

s2234

A bill to require the Federal Trade Commission to develop cybersecurity resources for consumer education and awareness regarding the purchase and use of devices that are part of the Internet of Things, and for other purposes.

Roger Wicker

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Mississippi

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 14 2017

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

Introduced Dec 13 2017

sres359

A resolution commending the Government of Bangladesh for its compassion during the Rohingya humanitarian crisis and commending Pope Francis for his message of peace.

Richard Durbin

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Dec 13 2017

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Dec 13 2017

sres360

A resolution calling for international accountability for the crimes against humanity committed by the Burmese military against the Rohingya in Burma.

Richard Durbin

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Dec 13 2017

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.