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Current Bills in the United States Congress
House Bills

Introduced Sep 13 2019

hr4332

To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint commemorative coins in recognition of Paul Laurence Dunbar.

Eleanor Norton

House Financial Services Committee

District of Columbia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 13 2019

hr4331

To modify and reauthorize the Tibetan Policy Act of 2002, and for other purposes.

Jim McGovern

House Judiciary Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2019

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

Introduced Sep 13 2019

hr4330

To counter efforts by foreign governments to pursue, harass, or otherwise persecute individuals for political and other unlawful motives overseas, and for other purposes.

Alcee Hastings

House Homeland Security Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2019

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

Introduced Sep 13 2019

hr4329

To provide for disclosure of additional material information about public companies and establish a Sustainable Finance Advisory Committee, and for other purposes.

Juan Vargas

House Financial Services Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 13 2019

hr4333

To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to provide certainty for futures customers and market participants, and for other purposes.

Abigail Spanberger

House Agriculture Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Sep 13 2019

hr4328

To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to protect certain consumers affected by a shutdown, and for other purposes.

Maxine Waters

House Financial Services Committee

California

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 13 2019

hres557

Expressing support for designation of September 2019, as "National Dystonia Awareness Month" and raising awareness and understanding of the disorder of dystonia.

Andy Levin

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4304

To amend title 51, United States Code, to allow the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to accept in-kind consideration for certain leases, and for other purposes.

Steven Palazzo

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Mississippi

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

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

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4327

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to promote comprehensive campus mental health and suicide prevention plans, and for other purposes.

Susan Wild

House Education and Labor

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4326

To amend the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 relating to determinations with respect to efforts of foreign countries to reduce demand for commercial sex acts under the minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking.

Ann Wagner

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4325

To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to clarify treatment of privileged information after disclosure to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, and for other purposes.

Jefferson Van Drew

House Agriculture Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4322

To promote cannabis research, and for other purposes.

Donna Shalala

House Judiciary Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

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 within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4321

To eliminate lead-based pipe and tap hazards in housing, and for other purposes.

Tim Ryan

House Ways and Means Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

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

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4317

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and expand the new energy efficient home credit, to extend the energy efficient commercial buildings deduction, to eliminate the basis reduction for low-income housing properties receiving certain energy benefits, and for other purposes.

Jim Langevin

House Ways and Means Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4324

To amend title 18, United States Code, to expand to all firearms the requirement that Federal firearms licensees report sales of 2 or more handguns to the same unlicensed person within 5 consecutive business days.

Norma Torres

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4323

To provide for the rescheduling of marijuana into schedule III of the Controlled Substances Act.

Greg Steube

House Judiciary Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

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 within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4318

To provide economic stabilization resources to distressed rural communities directly impacted by the closure of an electric generating station, and for other purposes.

Tom O'Halleran

House Education and Labor

Arizona

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

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

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4320

To ensure that irresponsible corporate executives, rather than shareholders, pay fines and penalties.

Katie Porter

House Financial Services Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4319

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the annual numerical limitation on U visas, to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to grant work authorization to aliens with a pending application for nonimmigrant status under subparagraph (U) or (T) of section 101(a)(15) of such Act, and for other purposes.

Jimmy Panetta

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 35

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4309

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish a grant program to facilitate the installation, on bridges, of evidence-based suicide deterrents, including suicide prevention nets and barriers, and for other purposes.

Donald Beyer

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4316

To provide for temporary emergency impact aid for local educational agencies.

Peter King

House Education and Labor

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4308

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to establish an emergency grant aid program, and for other purposes.

Joe Morelle

House Education and Labor

New York

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4310

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to clarify that employment in any position at a nonprofit organization is a public service job for purposes of the public service loan forgiveness program, and for other purposes.

Brendan Boyle

House Education and Labor

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4311

To protect consumers from discriminatory State taxes on motor vehicle rentals.

Steve Cohen

House Judiciary Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4313

To authorize the Attorney General to make grants to State and Tribal courts in order to allow the electronic service of certain court orders, and for other purposes.

Debbie Dingell

House Judiciary Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hr4315

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit a candidate for election to the office or Representative in Congress or Senator from accepting contributions from any political committee other than an authorized committee of the candidate and from establishing a leadership PAC.

Ro Khanna

House House Administration Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hres553

Directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to provide a copy of the on-the-record portions of the audio backup file of the transcribed interview of Roger J. Stone Jr. conducted by the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence on September 26, 2017, to the prosecuting attorneys in the case of United States of America v. Stone, No. 1:19-cr-00018-ABJ (D.D.C.).

Jim McGovern

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

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

Introduced Sep 12 2019

hres553

Directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to provide a copy of the on-the-record portions of the audio backup file of the transcribed interview of Roger J. Stone Jr. conducted by the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence on September 26, 2017, to the prosecuting attorneys in the case of United States of America v. Stone, No. 1:19-cr-00018-ABJ (D.D.C.).

Jim McGovern

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. (text: CR H7690)

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hr4291

To help reduce household energy burdens by expanding access to solar energy for low-income households, and for other purposes.

A. McEachin

House Education and Labor

Virginia

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

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

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hr4293

To establish the United States Commission on an Open Society with Security.

Eleanor Norton

House Homeland Security Committee

District of Columbia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

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

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hr4294

To empower States to manage the development and production of oil and gas on available Federal land, to distribute revenues from oil and gas leasing on the Outer Continental Shelf to certain coastal States, to promote alternative energy development, and for other purposes.

Steve Scalise

House Natural Resources Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hr4279

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 445 Main Street in Laceyville, Pennsylvania, as the "Melinda Gene Piccotti Post Office".

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hr4292

To amend title 28, United States Code, to limit the authority of district courts to provide injunctive relief, and for other purposes.

Mark Meadows

House Judiciary Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hr4289

To require Federal law enforcement agencies to report on cases of missing or murdered Indians, and for other purposes.

Debra Haaland

House Oversight and Reform Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

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

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hr4287

To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to provide greater protection of proprietary information of other registered entities, and for other purposes.

TJ Cox

House Agriculture Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hr4288

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to establish the Honorable Augustus F. Hawkins Centers of Excellence, and for other purposes.

Ruben Gallego

House Education and Labor

Arizona

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hr4284

To permanently extend the exemption for the aging process of distilled spirits from the production period for purposes of capitalization of interest costs.

John Yarmuth

House Ways and Means Committee

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hr4283

To require Federal agencies with jurisdiction over broadband deployment to enter into an interagency agreement related to certain types of funding for broadband deployment.

Greg Pence

House Agriculture Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

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

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hr4286

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit to businesses for certain virtual training expenses related to elementary and secondary school students, and for other purposes.

Ted Budd

House Ways and Means Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hconres61

Supporting the designation of the week of September 11 to September 17 as "Patriot Week".

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hr4280

To amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to update eligibility for the supplemental security income program, and for other purposes.

Raúl Grijalva

House Ways and Means Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 20

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hconres60

Recognizing September 11, 2019, as a "National Day of Service and Remembrance".

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors: 17

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hres552

Calling on the Government of the Russian Federation to provide evidence of wrongdoing or to release United States citizen Paul Whelan.

Haley Stevens

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 12

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Sep 11 2019

hr4293

To establish the United States Commission on an Open Society with Security.

Eleanor Norton

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

District of Columbia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4278

To require the Secretary of Labor to establish a pilot program to provide grants for job guarantee programs.

Bonnie Watson Coleman

House Ways and Means Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 22

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

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

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4277

To promote ethics and prevent corruption in Department of Defense contracting and other activities, and for other purposes.

Jackie Speier

House Oversight and Reform Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

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

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4275

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Restoration Program, and for other purposes.

Garret Graves

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4268

To require that the headquarters for the Bureau of Land Management be located in the National Capital Region, and for other purposes.

Eleanor Norton

House Natural Resources Committee

District of Columbia

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4274

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, to limit the step-up in basis allowed in the case of property acquired from a decedent, and to deem a sale on any contribution of property to a private foundation.

Josh Gottheimer

House Ways and Means Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4276

To establish a minimum staffing level of U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials along the northern border, and for other purposes.

Brian Higgins

House Ways and Means Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

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

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4271

To prohibit the sale of a firearm unless it carries a warning label that provides the number of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.

Julia Brownley

House Energy and Commerce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4270

To prohibit commercial exports of certain nonlethal crowd control items and defense articles and services to the Hong Kong Disciplined Services, and for other purposes.

Jim McGovern

House Financial Services Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4266

To establish centers of excellence for innovative stormwater control infrastructure, and for other purposes.

Denny Heck

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

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

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4262

To ensure that refunds of overpayments of the Guam Territorial Income Tax are issued in a timely manner, and for other purposes.

Michael San Nicolas

House Natural Resources Committee

Guam

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4272

To designate The Bahamas under section 244 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit nationals of The Bahamas to be eligible for temporary protected status, and for other purposes.

Yvette Clarke

House Judiciary Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4264

To require the Secretary of Defense make available certain records relevant to a determination of whether a member of the Armed Forces is disqualified from possessing or receiving a firearm, and for other purposes.

Gerald Connolly

House Judiciary Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

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

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4263

To prohibit importation of certain products of Brazil, to prohibit certain assistance to Brazil, and to prohibit negotiations to enter into a free trade agreement with Brazil.

Peter DeFazio

House Ways and Means Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 13

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

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

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4265

To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to remove certain limitations with respect to commodity assistance for school breakfast programs, and for other purposes.

Jim McGovern

House Education and Labor

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4269

To provide incentives for agricultural producers to carry out climate stewardship practices, to provide for increased reforestation across the United States, to establish the Coastal and Estuary Resilience Grant Program, and for other purposes.

Debra Haaland

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

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

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4273

To establish a program to award grants to entities that provide transportation connectors from critically underserved urban communities and rural communities to green spaces.

Jimmy Gomez

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hres549

Reaffirming the commitment to media diversity and pledging to work with media entities and diverse stakeholders to develop common ground solutions to eliminate barriers to media diversity.

Val Demings

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 66

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4267

To amend the Federal Deposit Insurance Act with respect to shareholder claims arising from the appointment of a conservator or receiver for certain depository institutions, and for other purposes.

Steven Watkins

House Financial Services Committee

Kansas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hres551

Emphasizing the importance of addressing participation in career and technical education.

Robert Wittman

House Education and Labor

Virginia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hres550

Expressing support of the designation of September 2019 as Peripheral Artery Disease Awareness Month.

Donald Payne

House Oversight and Reform Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4275

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Restoration Program, and for other purposes.

Garret Graves

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4266

To establish centers of excellence for innovative stormwater control infrastructure, and for other purposes.

Denny Heck

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

hr4273

To establish a program to award grants to entities that provide transportation connectors from critically underserved urban communities and rural communities to green spaces.

Jimmy Gomez

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hres548

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 205) 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; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1146) to amend Public Law 115-97 (commonly known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act) to repeal the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge oil and gas program, and for other purposes; and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1941) to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to prohibit the Secretary of the Interior including in any leasing program certain planning areas, and for other purposes.

Alcee Hastings

House Rules Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 40.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4248

To amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to allow the Secretary of the Interior to delegate certain emergency reclamation activities to the States and Tribes, and for other purposes.

Matt Cartwright

House Budget Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

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

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4249

To amend the Federal Cigarette Labeling and Advertising Act to extend the prohibition on electronic advertisements of cigarettes and little cigars to electronic nicotine delivery systems.

Julia Brownley

House Energy and Commerce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4259

To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to provide categorical eligibility for free lunch and breakfast for certain children in kinship care, and for other purposes.

Susan Wild

House Education and Labor

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 26

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4247

To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to eliminate the double-sided confirmation requirement for swap data repositories.

Josh Harder

House Agriculture Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4243

To amend the Public Health Service Act to improve obstetric care in rural areas.

Xochitl Torres Small

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4245

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to reduce the complexity and length of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Lucy McBath

House Education and Labor

Georgia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4254

To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish fair and transparent practices related to the marketing and provision of overdraft coverage programs at depository institutions, and for other purposes.

Carolyn Maloney

House Financial Services Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 14

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4244

To provide for a pathway for chemically synthesized insulin to be approved under an abbreviated new drug application submitted under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, and for other purposes.

Mike Kelly

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4256

To amend section 1951 of title 18, United States Code (commonly known as the Hobbs Act), and for other purposes.

Francis Rooney

House Judiciary Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4255

To prevent the illegal sale of firearms, and for other purposes.

Mike Quigley

House Judiciary Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4253

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to allow a recipient of an institutional aid grant to use funds under such grant to establish, improve, or expand partnerships with child care providers.

Dusty Johnson

House Education and Labor

South Dakota

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4260

For the relief of Gualterio Lazaro Santos Santos.

J. Correa

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4258

To authorize the Marshal of the Supreme Court and the Supreme Court Police to protect the Justices, employees, and official guests of the Supreme Court outside of the Supreme Court grounds, and for other purposes.

Greg Stanton

House Judiciary Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4250

To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to exempt certain charitable organizations from regulation as commodity pool operators, and for other purposes.

Angie Craig

House Agriculture Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4251

To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to provide greater protection of proprietary information of other registered entities, and for other purposes.

Jahana Hayes

House Agriculture Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4257

To require the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to establish an Office of Minority and Women Inclusion, and for other purposes.

David Scott

House Agriculture Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4246

To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to clarify the venue for judicial review of Commission rules, and for other purposes.

Ann Kirkpatrick

House Judiciary Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

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

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hr4252

To authorize the Attorney General, in consultation with the Secretary of Education, to establish a pilot program to make grants to historically Black colleges and universities to provide educational programs to offenders who have recently been, or will soon be, released from incarceration, and for other purposes.

French Hill

House Judiciary Committee

Arkansas

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

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

Introduced Sep 9 2019

hres548

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 205) 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; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1146) to amend Public Law 115-97 (commonly known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act) to repeal the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge oil and gas program, and for other purposes; and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1941) to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to prohibit the Secretary of the Interior including in any leasing program certain planning areas, and for other purposes.

Alcee Hastings

House Rules Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

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

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4237

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a continuous diagnostics and mitigation program in the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

John Ratcliffe

House Homeland Security Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

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

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4233

To require the Federal banking agencies to increase the risk-sensitivity of the capital treatment of certain centrally cleared exchange-listed derivatives, and for other purposes.

Lance Gooden

House Financial Services Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4232

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to ensure the ability to enforce State and local law relating to leasing and renting of real property, and for other purposes.

Ed Case

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4242

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require issuers to disclose information on pay raises made to executives and non-executive employees, and for other purposes.

Nydia Velázquez

House Financial Services Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4236

To encourage recycling and reduction of disposable plastic bottles in units of the National Park System, and for other purposes.

Mike Quigley

House Natural Resources Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4231

To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to clarify Federal law with respect to reporting certain positive consumer credit information to consumer reporting agencies, and for other purposes.

French Hill

House Financial Services Committee

Arkansas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4241

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to rename master promissory notes for loans made under part D to student loan contracts.

Lauren Underwood

House Education and Labor

Illinois

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4227

To prohibit the submission to the Federal Communications Commission of broadband internet access service coverage information or data for the purposes of compiling an inaccurate broadband coverage map.

A. McEachin

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4240

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to reduce the number of times certain applicants for financial assistance are required to file a FAFSA, and for other purposes.

Lauren Underwood

House Education and Labor

Illinois

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4238

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

Tom Reed

House Ways and Means Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4229

To require the Federal Communications Commission to issue rules relating to the collection of data with respect to the availability of broadband services, and for other purposes.

Dave Loebsack

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Iowa

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4230

To amend the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 to establish a program to incentivize innovation and to enhance the industrial competitiveness of the United States by developing technologies to reduce emissions of nonpower industrial sectors, and for other purposes.

Sean Casten

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

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

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4239

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow for nonrecognition of gain on real property sold for use as affordable housing.

Adam Schiff

House Ways and Means Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4235

To amend the title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 to require that individuals who perform work for employers as independent contractors be treated as employees.

Eleanor Norton

House Education and Labor

District of Columbia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4234

To amend the Commodity Exchange Act with respect to the regulation of virtual currencies.

Sean Maloney

House Agriculture Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hres547

Congratulating the Eastbank All-Stars from River Ridge, Louisiana, on winning the 2019 Little League World Series Championship.

Steve Scalise

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4228

To expand and improve the programs and activities of the Department of Health and Human Services for awareness, education, research, surveillance, diagnosis, and treatment concerning rare diseases and conditions.

André Carson

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 16

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 6 2019

hr4228

To expand and improve the programs and activities of the Department of Health and Human Services for awareness, education, research, surveillance, diagnosis, and treatment concerning rare diseases and conditions.

André Carson

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 16

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E1107)

Introduced Sep 3 2019

hr4226

To provide that certain guidance related to the citizenship of children of Federal employees and members of the Armed Forces shall have no force or effect, and for other purposes.

Ruben Gallego

House Judiciary Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Sep 3 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hr4224

For the relief of Edith Espinal Moreno.

Joyce Beatty

House Judiciary Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 30 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hr4225

For the relief of Maria Isabel Bueso Barrera, Alberto Bueso Mendoza, Karla Maria Barrera De Bueso, and Ana Lucia Bueso Barrera.

Mark DeSaulnier

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 30 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hr4216

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to increase support for working students, and for other purposes.

Antonio Delgado

House Education and Labor

New York

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Aug 30 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hr4218

To provide that Poland may be designated as a program country under the Visa Waiver Program, and for other purposes.

Mike Quigley

House Judiciary Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 30 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hr4220

To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow local educational agencies to use Federal funds for programs and activities that address chronic absenteeism.

Tim Ryan

House Education and Labor

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 30 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hr4215

To improve maternal health care quality, to improve the training of health care professionals to reduce or prevent discrimination in certain health care services, to improve perinatal care, and for other purposes.

Larry Bucshon

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Aug 30 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hr4221

To require the Director of the National Institutes of Health to carry out a study to add to the scientific knowledge on reducing teacher stress and increasing teacher retention and well-being, and for other purposes.

Tim Ryan

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 30 2019

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

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hr4222

To amend the STEM education program for American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian students under the Higher Education Act of 1965.

Gregorio Sablan

House Education and Labor

Northern Mariana Islands

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 30 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hr4223

To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to protect patients from surprise medical bills.

Ross Spano

House Education and Labor

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 30 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hr4217

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to develop tools to help State and local governments establish or improve cybersecurity, and for other purposes.

John Katko

House Homeland Security Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 30 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hr4219

To amend title 28, United States Code, to provide that an appeal of an order granting a nationwide injunction issued by a district court of the United States shall lie to the Supreme Court.

John Rose

House Judiciary Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 30 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hres546

Disapproving the Russian Federation's inclusion in future Group of Seven summits until it respects the territorial integrity of its neighbors and adheres to the standards of democratic societies.

Albio Sires

House Foreign Affairs Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Aug 30 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hres543

Recognizing Hong Kong's bilateral relationship with the United States, condemning the interference of the People's Republic of China in Hong Kong's affairs, and supporting the people of Hong Kong's right to protest.

Brad Sherman

House Foreign Affairs Committee

California

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Aug 30 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hres544

Recognizing Islam as one of the great religions of the world.

Al Green

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Aug 30 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hres545

Supporting infant nutrition through improved breastfeeding practices.

Adam Schiff

House Foreign Affairs Committee

California

Cosponsors: 15

Latest Major Action

Aug 30 2019

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

Introduced Aug 30 2019

hr4217

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to develop tools to help State and local governments establish or improve cybersecurity, and for other purposes.

John Katko

House Homeland Security Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Innovation.

Introduced Aug 27 2019

hr4212

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to establish State and Indian tribe grants for community colleges and grants for Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Tribal Colleges and Universities, and Minority-Serving Institutions, and for other purposes.

Andy Levin

House Education and Labor

Michigan

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Aug 27 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Aug 27 2019

hr4211

To amend the Animal Welfare Act to increase protections for animals, and for other purposes.

Raja Krishnamoorthi

House Agriculture Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 27 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Aug 27 2019

hr4210

To enhance the salaries of Federal employees, including employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs, in Stanislaus County, California, and for other purposes.

Josh Harder

House Oversight and Reform Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 27 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Aug 27 2019

hres542

Expressing support for the designation of September 2019 as "National Kinship Care Month".

Karen Bass

House Ways and Means Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 27 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Aug 27 2019

hr4214

To require verification of immigration status for receipt of assisted housing benefits, and for other purposes.

Lee Zeldin

House Financial Services Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 27 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Aug 27 2019

hr4213

To establish a grant program to assist States to establish or expand universal prekindergarten in public schools and public charter schools.

Eleanor Norton

House Education and Labor

District of Columbia

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Aug 27 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Aug 27 2019

hr4209

To enhance the national interest and security of the United States and its European allies and partners by countering malign Russian influence, and for other purposes.

Eliot Engel

House Foreign Affairs Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 27 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Aug 27 2019

hr4211

To amend the Animal Welfare Act to increase protections for animals, and for other purposes.

Raja Krishnamoorthi

House Agriculture Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 4 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture.

Introduced Aug 23 2019

hr4208

To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to prohibit treatment of certain non-native, non-indigenous hoofstock born within the borders of the United States as an endangered species, a threatened species, an essential experimental population, or a nonessential experimental population.

Ted Yoho

House Natural Resources Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 23 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Aug 23 2019

hr4206

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to include requirements for programs of training to prepare students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.

Mark Takano

House Education and Labor

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 23 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Aug 23 2019

hr4205

To require the Secretary of Agriculture to reimburse sponsors for certain costs of emergency water protection measures, and for other purposes.

John Curtis

House Agriculture Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 23 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Aug 23 2019

hr4202

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to clarify the officers of U.S. Customs and Border Protection are authorized to conduct asylum interviews, and for other purposes.

Jodey Arrington

House Judiciary Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 23 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Aug 23 2019

hr4207

To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for enhanced penalties for certain unlawful discharges of a firearm on or near schools, and for other purposes.

Randy Weber

House Judiciary Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 23 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Aug 23 2019

hconres59

Recognizing the significance of equal pay and the disparity in wages paid to Black women in comparison to men.

House Education and Labor

Cosponsors: 33

Latest Major Action

Aug 23 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Aug 23 2019

hr4203

To amend title 18, United States Code, to strengthen enforcement of spousal court-ordered property distributions, and for other purposes.

Jim Costa

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Aug 23 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Aug 23 2019

hr4205

To require the Secretary of Agriculture to reimburse sponsors for certain costs of emergency water protection measures, and for other purposes.

John Curtis

House Agriculture Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 4 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit.

Introduced Aug 20 2019

hr4200

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 321 South 1st Street in Montrose, Colorado, as the "Sergeant David Kinterknecht Post Office".

Scott Tipton

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Aug 20 2019

hr4199

To protect individuals by strengthening the Nation's mental health infrastructure, improving the understanding of violence, strengthening firearm prohibitions and protections for at-risk individuals, and improving and expanding the reporting of mental health records to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System.

Mike Thompson

House Energy and Commerce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 20 2019

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

Introduced Aug 20 2019

hr4197

To authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to make grants to nonprofit community organizations for the development of open space on municipally owned vacant lots in urban areas.

Carolyn Maloney

House Financial Services Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Aug 20 2019

hr4194

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to direct the Federal Communications Commission to designate 9-8-8 as the universal telephone number for the purpose of the national suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline system operating through the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and through the Veterans Crisis Line, and for other purposes.

Chris Stewart

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 49

Latest Major Action

Aug 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Aug 20 2019

hr4201

To amend title V of the Social Security Act to allow the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make grants to States under the Maternal and Child Health Care Program for purposes of establishing Baby Box Programs.

Marc Veasey

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Aug 20 2019

hr4195

To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to make premium and cost-sharing subsidies available to low-income Medicare part D beneficiaries who reside in Puerto Rico or another territory of the United States.

Jenniffer González-Colón

House Ways and Means Committee

Puerto Rico

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 20 2019

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

Introduced Aug 20 2019

hr4198

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to cover into the treasury of the Virgin Islands revenue from tax on gasoline refined in the Virgin Islands and entered into the United States.

Stacey Plaskett

House Ways and Means Committee

U.S. Virgin Islands

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Aug 20 2019

hr4196

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to include child development and early learning as community services under the Federal work-study program.

Joaquín Castro

House Education and Labor

Texas

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Aug 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Aug 16 2019

hr4192

To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for an offense for acts of terrorism occurring in the territorial jurisdiction of the United States, and for other purposes.

Adam Schiff

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 16 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Aug 16 2019

hr4193

To improve Federal student loan disclosures, and for other purposes.

Donna Shalala

House Education and Labor

Florida

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Aug 16 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Aug 16 2019

hr4190

To direct the Attorney General to submit to Congress a report on domestic terrorism, and for other purposes.

Brendan Boyle

House Judiciary Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 16 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Aug 16 2019

hr4189

To amend title 28, United States Code, to allow claims against foreign states for unlawful computer intrusion, and for other purposes.

Jack Bergman

House Judiciary Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 16 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Senate Bills

Introduced Sep 12 2019

sres311

A resolution expressing support for the designation of the week of September 11 through September 17 as "Patriot Week".

Gary Peters

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

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

Introduced Sep 12 2019

sres312

A resolution designating the week beginning September 8, 2019, as "National Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week".

Benjamin Cardin

Maryland

Cosponsors: 17

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

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

Introduced Sep 12 2019

sres310

A resolution recognizing the semiquincentennial of the community of Wheeling, West Virginia.

Shelley Capito

West Virginia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

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

Introduced Sep 12 2019

sres309

A resolution designating September 2019 as "National Voting Rights Month".

Ron Wyden

Senate Judiciary Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 21

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

s2469

A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to require the use of advanced leak detection technology for pipelines, and for other purposes.

Tom Udall

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

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

Introduced Sep 12 2019

s2474

An original bill making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and for other purposes.

Richard Shelby

Senate Appropriations Committee

Alabama

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 205.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

s2477

A bill to establish a National Commission on Fibrotic Diseases.

Kirsten Gillibrand

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

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

Introduced Sep 12 2019

s2470

An original bill making appropriations for energy and water development and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and for other purposes.

Lamar Alexander

Senate Appropriations Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 204.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

s2476

A bill to provide a temporary increase in the limitation on deductible contributions made for relief efforts related to Hurricane Dorian.

Rick Scott

Senate Finance Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

s2473

A bill to extend certain provisions of the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act until September 30, 2030, and for other purposes.

Johnny Isakson

Senate Finance Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

s2478

A bill to designate the Bahamas under section 244 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide temporary protected status under such section to eligible nationals of the Bahamas.

Robert Menendez

Senate Judiciary Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 17

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

s2471

A bill to give middle-class families access to the maximum Federal Pell Grant, to increase college transparency, and State maintenance of efforts, and for other purposes.

Martin Heinrich

Senate Finance Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 12 2019

s2472

A bill to redesignate the NASA John H. Glenn Research Center at Plum Brook Station, Ohio, as the NASA John H. Glenn Research Center at the Neil A. Armstrong Test Facility.

Rob Portman

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

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

Introduced Sep 12 2019

sres311

A resolution expressing support for the designation of the week of September 11 through September 17 as "Patriot Week".

Gary Peters

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5482; text: CR S5477)

Introduced Sep 12 2019

sres312

A resolution designating the week beginning September 8, 2019, as "National Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week".

Benjamin Cardin

Maryland

Cosponsors: 17

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S5482-5483; text: CR S5478)

Introduced Sep 12 2019

sres310

A resolution recognizing the semiquincentennial of the community of Wheeling, West Virginia.

Shelley Capito

West Virginia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5478-5479; text: CR S5477)

Introduced Sep 12 2019

sres309

A resolution designating September 2019 as "National Voting Rights Month".

Ron Wyden

Senate Judiciary Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 21

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text: CR S5476-5477)

Introduced Sep 11 2019

sres308

A resolution calling on the Government of the Russian Federation to provide evidence or to release United States citizen Paul Whelan.

Gary Peters

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S5449)

Introduced Sep 11 2019

s2465

A bill to enact as law certain regulations relating to the taking of double-crested cormorants.

Tom Cotton

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Arkansas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

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

Introduced Sep 11 2019

s2463

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for regulation and taxation of electronic cigarettes and alternative nicotine products.

Ron Wyden

Senate Finance Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 18

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 11 2019

s2468

A bill to require employers to provide training to employees whose jobs are in danger of being changed or replaced due to technology, and for other purposes.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Finance Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 11 2019

s2467

A bill to establish a program to award grants to entities that provide transportation connectors from critically underserved urban communities and rural communities to green spaces.

Cory Booker

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

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

Introduced Sep 11 2019

s2460

A bill to amend the Water Resources Development Act of 1986 to modify a provision relating to acquisition of beach fill.

Marco Rubio

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

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

Introduced Sep 11 2019

s2462

A bill to help reduce household energy burdens by expanding access to solar energy for low-income households.

Tammy Duckworth

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

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

Introduced Sep 11 2019

s2461

A bill to designate a portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as wilderness.

Edward Markey

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

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

Introduced Sep 11 2019

s2464

A bill to amend title 28, United States Code, to limit the authority of district courts to provide injunctive relief, and for other purposes.

Tom Cotton

Senate Judiciary Committee

Arkansas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 11 2019

s2466

A bill to provide supplemental appropriations for safe and secure water, and for other purposes.

Kamala Harris

Senate Finance Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

sres307

A resolution congratulating the Eastbank All-Stars from River Ridge, Louisiana, for winning the 2019 Little League Baseball World Series Championship.

Bill Cassidy

Senate Judiciary Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

sres306

A resolution reaffirming the commitment to media diversity and pledging to work with media entities and diverse stakeholders to develop common ground solutions to eliminate barriers to media diversity.

Jacky Rosen

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

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

Introduced Sep 10 2019

s2454

A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 and title 17, United States Code, to provide greater access to in-State television broadcast programming for cable and satellite subscribers in certain counties.

Tammy Baldwin

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

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

Introduced Sep 10 2019

s2449

A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to require licenses to acquire or receive firearms, and for other purposes.

Cory Booker

Senate Judiciary Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

s2452

A bill to provide incentives for agricultural producers to carry out climate stewardship practices, to provide for increased reforestation across the United States, to establish the Coastal and Estuary Resilience Grant Program, and for other purposes.

Cory Booker

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

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

Introduced Sep 10 2019

s2450

A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to limit the grounds of deportability for certain relatives of members of the Armed Forces and veterans, and for other purposes.

Cory Booker

Senate Judiciary Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

s2458

A bill to prioritize funding for an expanded and sustained national investment in agriculture research.

Richard Durbin

Senate Budget Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

s2451

A bill to amend chapter 171 of title 28, United States Code, to allow suit against the United States for injuries and deaths of members of the Armed Forces caused by improper medical care, and for other purposes.

John Kennedy

Senate Judiciary Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

s2456

A bill to establish centers of excellence for innovative stormwater control infrastructure, and for other purposes.

Tom Udall

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

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

Introduced Sep 10 2019

s2453

A bill to assist in the conservation of the North Atlantic right whale by supporting and providing financial resources for North Atlantic right whale conservation programs and projects of persons with expertise required for the conservation of North Atlantic right whales, and for other purposes.

Cory Booker

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

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

Introduced Sep 10 2019

s2457

A bill to require the Secretary of Labor to establish a pilot program to provide grants for job guarantee programs.

Cory Booker

Senate Finance Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

s2455

A bill to establish a program to accurately document vehicles that were significant in the history of the United States, and for other purposes.

Gary Peters

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

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

Introduced Sep 10 2019

sjres54

A joint resolution relating to a national emergency declared by the President of February 15, 2019.

Tom Udall

Senate Armed Services Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Sep 10 2019

sres307

A resolution congratulating the Eastbank All-Stars from River Ridge, Louisiana, for winning the 2019 Little League Baseball World Series Championship.

Bill Cassidy

Senate Judiciary Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text: CR S5410)

Introduced Sep 10 2019

sres306

A resolution reaffirming the commitment to media diversity and pledging to work with media entities and diverse stakeholders to develop common ground solutions to eliminate barriers to media diversity.

Jacky Rosen

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (text: CR S5410)

Introduced Sep 10 2019

s2458

A bill to prioritize funding for an expanded and sustained national investment in agriculture research.

Richard Durbin

Senate Budget Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 10 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget. (text: CR S5409-5410)

Introduced Sep 9 2019

s2443

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for investment in tomorrow's pediatric health care workforce.

Jack Reed

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

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

Introduced Sep 9 2019

s2444

A bill to establish a minimum staffing level of U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers along the northern border, and for other purposes.

Charles Schumer

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

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

Introduced Sep 9 2019

s2445

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a surtax on corporations with significant disparities in employee wages.

Jeff Merkley

Senate Finance Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

s2448

A bill to control the export of electronic waste in order to ensure that such waste does not become the source of counterfeit goods that may reenter military and civilian electronics supply chains in the United States, and for other purposes.

Sheldon Whitehouse

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

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

Introduced Sep 9 2019

s2446

A bill to provide certain coverage of audiologist services under the Medicare program, and for other purposes.

Elizabeth Warren

Senate Finance Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 9 2019

s2447

A bill to require the Secretary of Energy to establish or designate the Distributed Energy Opportunity Board to carry out a program to facilitate a voluntary streamlined processes for local permitting of distributed renewable energy, energy storage, and electric vehicle charging systems, and for other purposes.

Martin Heinrich

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

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

Introduced Sep 9 2019

sjres53

A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to "Repeal of the Clean Power Plan; Emission Guidelines for Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Existing Electric Utility Generating Units; Revisions to Emission Guidelines Implementing Regulations".

Benjamin Cardin

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

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

Introduced Sep 9 2019

s2443

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for investment in tomorrow's pediatric health care workforce.

Jack Reed

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5364)

Introduced Sep 9 2019

s2444

A bill to establish a minimum staffing level of U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers along the northern border, and for other purposes.

Charles Schumer

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 9 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. (text: CR S5364)

Introduced Aug 1 2019

sres303

A resolution calling upon the leadership of the Government of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to dismantle its kwan-li-so political prison labor camp system, and for other purposes.

Joshua Hawley

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S5315-5316)

Introduced Aug 1 2019

sres305

A resolution designating the week of September 14 through September 21, 2019, as "National Estuaries Week".

Sheldon Whitehouse

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 26

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5318; text: CR S5317)

Introduced Aug 1 2019

sres304

A resolution designating September 2019 as "National Workforce Development Month".

Dianne Feinstein

California

Cosponsors: 29

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S5318; text: CR S5316-5317)

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2439

A bill to amend the Trademark Act of 1946 to provide that the licensing of a mark for use by a related company may not be construed as establishing an employment relationship between the owner of the mark, or an authorizing person, and either that related company or the employees of that related company, and for other purposes.

Angus King

Senate Judiciary Committee

Maine

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2430

A bill to provide an exemption from certain requirements for federally funded projects and activities in areas not in metropolitan statistical areas, and for other purposes.

Marsha Blackburn

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

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

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2434

A bill to establish the National Criminal Justice Commission.

Gary Peters

Senate Judiciary Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2436

A bill to establish in the States of North Carolina and South Carolina the Southern Campaign of the Revolution National Heritage Corridor, and for other purposes.

Lindsey Graham

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

South Carolina

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

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

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2441

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals who are not enrolled in a high deductible health plan to have access to health savings accounts, and for other purposes.

Ben Sasse

Senate Finance Committee

Nebraska

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2437

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a refundable tax credit for parents who take leave from employment following the birth or adoption of a child.

Todd Young

Senate Finance Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2435

A bill to amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to provide that any estimate prepared by the Congressional Budget Office or the Joint Committee on Taxation shall include costs relating to servicing the public debt, and for other purposes.

Steve Daines

Senate Budget Committee

Montana

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5315)

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2419

A bill to provide for the conveyance of a small parcel of Coconino National Forest land in the State of Arizona.

Martha McSally

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

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

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2440

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand permissible distributions from an employee's health flexible spending account or health reimbursement arrangement to their health savings account.

Ben Sasse

Senate Finance Committee

Nebraska

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2415

A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to establish a grant program for training wind technicians, and for other purposes.

Joni Ernst

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Iowa

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

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

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2417

A bill to provide for payment of proceeds from savings bonds to a State with title to such bonds pursuant to the judgment of a court.

John Kennedy

Senate Finance Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2425

A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to establish the CHP Technical Assistance Partnership Program, and for other purposes.

Angus King

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Maine

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

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

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2414

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the Health Coverage Tax Credit.

Rob Portman

Senate Finance Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2442

A bill to amend the Small Business Act to require the Small Business and Agriculture Regulatory Enforcement Ombudsman to create a centralized website for compliance guides, and for other purposes.

John Cornyn

Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

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

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2413

A bill to exclude the imposition of duties and import quotas from the authorities provided to the President under the International Emergency Economic Powers Act.

Thomas Carper

Senate Finance Committee

Delaware

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2433

A bill to direct the Federal Communications Commission to take certain actions to increase diversity of ownership in the broadcasting industry, and for other purposes.

Gary Peters

Senate Finance Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Aug 1 2019

s2432

A bill to require Amtrak to place at least 1 station agent in every State in which Amtrak operates.

Joe Manchin

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

West Virginia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

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

Introduced Jul 31 2019

sres301

A resolution honoring the 50th anniversary of the return of the Indiana Rangers.

Mike Braun

Indiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5275; text: CR S5259)

Introduced Jul 31 2019

sres296

A resolution congratulating the United States Women's National Soccer Team for winning the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup.

Robert Menendez

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 39

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

Referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (text: CR S5257)

Introduced Jul 31 2019

sres300

A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Public Health Week.

Tom Udall

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 12

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S5274; text: CR S5258)

Introduced Jul 31 2019

sres302

A resolution designating September 2019 as "National Child Awareness Month" to promote awareness of charities that benefit children and youth-serving organizations throughout the United States, and recognizing the efforts made by those charities and organizations on behalf of children and youth as critical contributions to the future of the United States.

Dianne Feinstein

California

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5275; text: CR S5259)

Introduced Jul 31 2019

sres298

A resolution concurring with the decision to withdraw the United States from the INF Treaty, and for other purposes.

Mike Lee

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 15

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S5258)

Introduced Jul 31 2019

sres297

A resolution commending the Inter-American Foundation (IAF) on the occasion of its 50th anniversary for its significant accomplishments and contributions to the economic and social development of the Americas.

Robert Menendez

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S5257)

Introduced Jul 31 2019

sres294

A resolution designating August 16, 2019, as "National Airborne Day".

Jack Reed

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 16

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5217; text: CR S5256)

Introduced Jul 31 2019

sres299

A resolution designating the first week in August 2019 as "World Breastfeeding Week", and designating August 2019 as "National Breastfeeding Month".

Jeff Merkley

Senate Judiciary Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text: CR S5258)

Introduced Jul 31 2019

sres295

A resolution designating the month of September 2019 as "Campus Fire Safety Month".

Susan Collins

Maine

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S5217-5218; text: CR S5256-5257)

Introduced Jul 31 2019

sconres23

A concurrent resolution honoring the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge fought during World War II, recognizing the valiant efforts of the Allied Forces in December 1944, and remembering those who made the ultimate sacrifice, all of which contributed to the Allied victory in the European Theater.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors: 42

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S5259-5260)

Introduced Jul 31 2019

sconres24

A concurrent resolution recognizing the 50th anniversary of the Food and Nutrition Service of the Department of Agriculture.

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S5275; text: CR S5260)

Introduced Jul 31 2019

s2357

A bill to establish a national goal and mechanism to achieve a trade-balancing exchange rate for the United States dollar, to impose market access charge on certain purchases of United States assets, and for other purposes.

Tammy Baldwin

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

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

Introduced Jul 31 2019

s2358

A bill to amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to increase the age of eligibility for children to receive benefits under the special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children, and for other purposes.

Bob Casey

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

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

Introduced Jul 31 2019

s2350

A bill to prohibit States from retroactively imposing a sales tax collection duty on a remote seller, and for other purposes.

Jeanne Shaheen

Senate Finance Committee

New Hampshire

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Jul 31 2019

s2348

A bill to restore administrative law judges to the competitive service, and for other purposes.

Maria Cantwell

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

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

Introduced Jul 31 2019

s2359

A bill to amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to require consideration of the assets of a household for broad-based categorical eligibility for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.

John Kennedy

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

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

Introduced Jul 31 2019

s2360

A bill to establish an Office of Emerging Markets within the Small Business Administration that will strengthen the development of small business concerns in emerging markets, including those owned by women, minorities, veterans, and those located in rural areas, and for other purposes.

Benjamin Cardin

Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5252-5253)

Introduced Jul 31 2019

s2361

A bill to amend the Small Business Act to increase lending to underserved borrowers through the largest loan program of the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.

Benjamin Cardin

Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5253)

Introduced Jul 31 2019

s2355

A bill to eliminate racial, religious, and other discriminatory profiling by law enforcement, and for other purposes.

Benjamin Cardin

Senate Judiciary Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 25

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jul 31 2019

s2363

A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to establish a Telecommunications Workforce Development Advisory Council within the Federal Communications Commission, and for other purposes.

Cory Gardner

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 31 2019

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

Introduced Jul 31 2019

sconres24

A concurrent resolution recognizing the 50th anniversary of the Food and Nutrition Service of the Department of Agriculture.

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 1 2019

Message on Senate action sent to the House.

Introduced Jul 31 2019

sconres24

A concurrent resolution recognizing the 50th anniversary of the Food and Nutrition Service of the Department of Agriculture.

House Agriculture Committee

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 2 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Jul 31 2019

sconres24

A concurrent resolution recognizing the 50th anniversary of the Food and Nutrition Service of the Department of Agriculture.

House Agriculture Committee

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 9 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations.

Introduced Jul 31 2019

s2393

A bill to promote a 21st century energy workforce, and for other purposes.

Martin Heinrich

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy. Hearings held.

Introduced Jul 31 2019

s2368

A bill to amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 and the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to support licensing and relicensing of certain nuclear facilities and nuclear energy research, demonstration, and development, and for other purposes.

Christopher Coons

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Delaware

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy. Hearings held.

Introduced Jul 30 2019

sres292

A resolution calling on the Government of Cameroon and armed separatist groups to respect the human rights of all Cameroonian citizens, to end all violence, and to pursue an inclusive dialogue to resolve the conflict in the Northwest and Southwest regions.

Benjamin Cardin

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S5201-5202)

Introduced Jul 30 2019

sres291

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Federation Internationale de Football Association should immediately eliminate gender pay inequity and treat all athletes with the same respect and dignity.

Patrick Leahy

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Vermont

Cosponsors: 23

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5200-5201; text: CR S5200)

Introduced Jul 30 2019

sres293

A resolution designating September 25, 2019, as "National Lobster Day".

Angus King

Maine

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5203; text: CR S5202)

Introduced Jul 30 2019

s2339

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for accreditation reform, to require institutions of higher education to publish information regarding student success, to provide for fiscal accountability, and to provide for school accountability for student loans.

Mike Lee

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

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

Introduced Jul 30 2019

s2326

A bill to amend titles XI and XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for expedited coding and coverage of novel medical products, and for other purposes.

Richard Burr

Senate Finance Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Jul 30 2019

s2338

A bill to prohibit the Export-Import Bank of the United States from financing the export of nuclear technology, equipment, fuel, materials, or other goods or services to Saudi Arabia, and for other purposes.

Chris Van Hollen

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

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

Introduced Jul 30 2019

s2335

A bill to accelerate smart building development, and for other purposes.

Maria Cantwell

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

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

Introduced Jul 30 2019

s2337

A bill to establish requirements for quality and discard dates that are, at the option of food labelers, included in food packaging, and for other purposes.

Richard Blumenthal

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

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

Introduced Jul 30 2019

s2344

A bill to establish a broadband infrastructure finance and innovation program to make available loans, loan guarantees, and lines of credit for the construction and deployment of broadband infrastructure, and for other purposes.

Gary Peters

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

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

Introduced Jul 30 2019

s2343

A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to permit Governors of States to regulate intrastate endangered species and intrastate threatened species, to amend the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to permit the taking of certain black vultures and ravens, and for other purposes.

Rand Paul

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

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

Introduced Jul 30 2019

s2330

A bill to amend the Ted Stevens Olympic and Amateur Sports Act to provide for congressional oversight of the board of directors of the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee and to protect amateur athletes from emotional, physical, and sexual abuse, and for other purposes.

Jerry Moran

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Kansas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

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

Introduced Jul 30 2019

s2342

A bill to provide for requirements for data brokers with respect to the acquisition, use, and protection of brokered personal information and to require that data brokers annually register with the Federal Trade Commission.

Gary Peters

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

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

Introduced Jul 30 2019

s2333

A bill to provide for enhanced energy grid security.

Maria Cantwell

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

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

Introduced Jul 30 2019

s2340

A bill to establish the Cahokia Mounds Mississippian Culture National Historical Park in the States of Illinois and Missouri, and for other purposes.

Richard Durbin

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (text: CR S5199-5200)

Introduced Jul 30 2019

s2332

A bill to provide for the modernization of the electric grid, and for other purposes.

Maria Cantwell

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

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

Introduced Jul 30 2019

s2341

A bill to establish protections for passengers in air transportation, and for other purposes.

Richard Blumenthal

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

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

Introduced Jul 30 2019

s2346

A bill to improve the Fishery Resource Disaster Relief program of the National Marine Fisheries Service, and for other purposes.

Roger Wicker

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Mississippi

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jul 30 2019

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

Introduced Jul 29 2019

sres287

A resolution establishing appropriate thresholds for certain budget points of order in the Senate, and for other purposes.

Mike Braun

Senate Budget Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 29 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Budget.

Introduced Jul 29 2019

sres288

A resolution affirming the importance of the long-term solvency of the Highway Trust Fund.

Mike Braun

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jul 29 2019

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.

Introduced Jul 29 2019

sres289

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that socialism poses a significant threat to freedom, liberty, and economic prosperity.

Steve Daines

Senate Judiciary Committee

Montana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jul 29 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jul 29 2019

sres290

A resolution celebrating 50 years of environmental progress in the Cuyahoga River Valley and Lake Erie.

Sherrod Brown

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 29 2019

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

Introduced Jul 29 2019

s2304

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance efforts to address antibiotic resistance, and for other purposes.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jul 29 2019

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

Introduced Jul 29 2019

s2303

A bill to allow United States citizens and legal residents to travel between the United States and Cuba.

Patrick Leahy

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Vermont

Cosponsors: 45

Latest Major Action

Jul 29 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Jul 29 2019

s2302

A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes.

John Barrasso

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Wyoming

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jul 29 2019

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

Introduced Jul 29 2019

s2310

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: 8

Latest Major Action

Jul 29 2019

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

Introduced Jul 29 2019

s2309

A bill to require the Secretary of State to submit a report on potential benefits and impact to the United States of establishing a joint United States-Israel cybersecurity center of excellence.

Jacky Rosen

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 29 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Jul 29 2019

s2305

A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a consistent standard of health care to the incarcerated, and for other purposes.

Cory Booker

Senate Finance Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jul 29 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Jul 29 2019

s2308

A bill to intensify stem cell research showing evidence of substantial clinical benefit to patients, and for other purposes.

Roger Wicker

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Mississippi

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Jul 29 2019

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

Introduced Jul 29 2019

s2306

A bill to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to allow for the registration of venture exchanges, and for other purposes.

John Kennedy

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jul 29 2019

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

Introduced Jul 29 2019

s2307

A bill to authorize the Secretary of Defense to make grants to support the study of world languages in elementary schools and secondary schools.

Cory Booker

Senate Armed Services Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Jul 29 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Jul 29 2019

s2311

A bill to expand eligibility for the My Career Advancement Account program of the Department of Defense to certain military spouses, and for other purposes.

Cory Booker

Senate Armed Services Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 29 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Jul 25 2019

sres285

A resolution designating September 2019 as "School Bus Safety Month".

Deb Fischer

Senate Judiciary Committee

Nebraska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jul 25 2019

sres284

A resolution calling upon the United States Senate to give its advice and consent to the ratification of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea.

Mazie Hirono

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Jul 25 2019

sres286

A resolution designating July 26, 2019, as "United States Intelligence Professionals Day".

Mark Warner

Virginia

Cosponsors: 14

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

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

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2288

A bill to amend title VI of the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to establish a Federal energy efficiency resource standard for electricity and natural gas suppliers, and for other purposes.

Tina Smith

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

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

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2298

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to eliminate the corn ethanol mandate for renewable fuel.

Patrick Toomey

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

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

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2296

A bill to reauthorize the Pregnancy Assistance Fund.

Lisa Murkowski

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Alaska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

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

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2293

A bill to extend the authority of the Export-Import Bank of the United States and to modify the quorum requirement of the Bank, and for other purposes.

Kevin Cramer

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

North Dakota

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

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

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2287

A bill to amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and other statutes to clarify appropriate liability standards for Federal antidiscrimination claims.

Tammy Baldwin

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

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

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2286

A bill to establish a Science Advisory Board at the Department of Justice, and for other purposes.

Brian Schatz

Senate Judiciary Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2297

A bill to authorize appropriations for the Coast Guard, and for other purposes.

Dan Sullivan

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Alaska

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

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

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2299

A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to enhance the safety and reliability of pipeline transportation, and for other purposes.

Deb Fischer

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Nebraska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

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

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2295

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, and for other purposes.

Debbie Stabenow

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 12

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

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

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2300

A bill to amend the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 to establish a program to incentivize innovation and to enhance the industrial competitiveness of the United States by developing technologies to reduce emissions of nonpower industrial sectors, and for other purposes.

Sheldon Whitehouse

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

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

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2301

A bill to authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to provide disaster assistance to States, insular areas, units of general local government, and Indian tribes under a community development block grant disaster recovery program, and for other purposes.

Brian Schatz

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

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

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2294

A bill to establish the Office of Disability Policy in the legislative branch.

Bob Casey

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

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

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2290

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the credit for expenditures to provide access to disabled individuals, and for other purposes.

Tammy Duckworth

Senate Finance Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2292

A bill to require asylum officers to conduct credible fear screenings before admitting aliens seeking asylum into the United States, to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish an alternatives to detention pilot program, and to clarify that aliens transiting through third countries on the way to the United States are ineligible for asylum, and for other purposes.

James Inhofe

Senate Judiciary Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2283

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an investment tax credit for waste heat to power technology.

Thomas Carper

Senate Finance Committee

Delaware

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2279

A bill to make necessary reforms to improve compliance with loss mitigation requirements by servicers of mortgages for single family housing insured by the FHA, and for other purposes.

Catherine Cortez Masto

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

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

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2289

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for an extension of the energy credit and the credit for residential energy efficient property.

Catherine Cortez Masto

Senate Finance Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 15

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Jul 25 2019

sres286

A resolution designating July 26, 2019, as "United States Intelligence Professionals Day".

Mark Warner

Virginia

Cosponsors: 14

Latest Major Action

Jul 25 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5118; text: CR S5113)

Introduced Jul 25 2019

s2300

A bill to amend the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 to establish a program to incentivize innovation and to enhance the industrial competitiveness of the United States by developing technologies to reduce emissions of nonpower industrial sectors, and for other purposes.

Sheldon Whitehouse

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2019

Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy. Hearings held.