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Current Bills in the United States Congress
House Bills

Introduced Sep 21 2017

hr3812

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the determination of earned income for purposes of the earned income credit and the child tax credit for individuals in the Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma disaster areas.

Lloyd Doggett

House Ways and Means Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 38

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 21 2017

hr3814

To disqualify from operating a commercial motor vehicle for life an individual who uses a commercial motor vehicle in committing a felony involving human trafficking.

John Katko

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Sep 21 2017

hr3811

To establish the National Center for the Right to Counsel.

Ted Deutch

House Ways and Means Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, 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

Introduced Sep 21 2017

hr3815

To amend of the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to make grants to carry out gleaning projects.

Al Lawson

House Agriculture Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Sep 21 2017

hr3809

To amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to improve conservation compliance, and for other purposes.

Earl Blumenauer

House Agriculture Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Sep 21 2017

hr3816

To require notification following a breach of security of a system containing personal information, and for other purposes.

Bobby Rush

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 21 2017

hr3817

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve the accuracy of geographic adjustment factors under the Medicare program and to permanently extend certain adjustments to such factors for certain localities, and for other purposes.

David Young

House Ways and Means Committee

Iowa

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

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

Introduced Sep 21 2017

hr3813

To designate a human trafficking prevention coordinator and to expand the scope of activities authorized under the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's outreach and education program to include human trafficking prevention activities, and for other purposes.

Elizabeth Esty

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Sep 21 2017

hr3818

For the relief of Maria Guadalupe Mendoza Sanchez, Eusebio Sanchez Mejia, and Vianney Esbeydi Sanchez Mendoza.

Barbara Lee

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 21 2017

hr3810

To establish the Commission to Verify Iranian Nuclear Compliance.

Gerald Connolly

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Sep 21 2017

hr3808

To preclude absolute liability in any action against a property owner or contractor for projects receiving Federal financial assistance for infrastructure and transportation development, and for other purposes.

John Faso

House Judiciary Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 21 2017

hres531

Expressing support for the designation of September 2017 as "National Kinship Care Month".

Karen Bass

House Ways and Means Committee

California

Cosponsors: 47

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 21 2017

hres530

Supporting initiatives by President Trump to create a new age of American prosperity by reducing the crushing tax burden on American families and American companies.

Jim Renacci

House Ways and Means Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 18 2017

hr3806

To establish a national data breach notification standard, and for other purposes.

Jim Langevin

House Judiciary Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

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

Introduced Sep 18 2017

hr3804

To authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to make grants to encourage community safety by incorporating disaster mitigation and emergency preparedness into comprehensive land use planning and urban development, and for other purposes.

Earl Blumenauer

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such pro

Introduced Sep 18 2017

hr3807

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for activities to increase the awareness and knowledge of health care providers and women with respect to ovarian and cervical cancer, and for other purposes.

Nydia Velázquez

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 18 2017

hr3805

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to carry out a land exchange involving lands within the boundaries of the Cape Cod National Seashore, and for other purposes.

Bill Keating

House Natural Resources Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Sep 18 2017

hr3803

To amend the Reclamation Safety of Dams Act of 1978 to provide for certain cost allocations for the Boca Reservoir Dam, Truckee River Storage Project, California, and for other purposes.

Mark Amodei

House Natural Resources Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Sep 18 2017

hr3802

To reform the Appalachian Regional Commission, and for other purposes.

Harold Rogers

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Sep 18 2017

hres529

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the J-1 visa programs, specifically the Summer Work Travel, Au Pair, Camp Counselor, and Intern and Trainee programs, are vital to the economy and national interests of the United States and the Congress should continue to monitor the administration of these programs in their current form.

Frank LoBiondo

House Judiciary Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3783

To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to prohibit the use of consumer credit checks against prospective and current employees for the purposes of making adverse employment decisions.

Steve Cohen

House Financial Services Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 30

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3799

To direct the Justice Department to pursue civil actions to eliminate patterns or practices of civil rights violations by police, and for other purposes.

Maxine Waters

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 12

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3791

To ensure that United States Government personnel, including members of the Armed Forces and contractors, assigned to United States diplomatic missions are given the opportunity to designate next-of-kin for certain purposes in the event of the death of the personnel.

Kurt Schrader

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3801

For the relief of Hugo Mejia.

Jared Huffman

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hres524

Recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrating the heritage and culture of Latinos in the United States and the immense contributions of Latinos to the United States.

Tony Cardenas

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

California

Cosponsors: 104

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hres523

Expressing disapproval of any act of the President to grant to himself or any member of his family, including those related solely by marriage, a reprieve or pardon for an offense against the United States.

Karen Bass

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 43

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hres526

Congratulating the National Federation of Federal Employees on the celebration of its 100th anniversary and recognizing its members' vital contributions to the United States.

Steny Hoyer

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hres521

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives about a strategy to deploy fifth generation mobile networks (5G networks) and next-generation wireless and wired technologies to promote economic development and digital innovation throughout the United States.

Susan Brooks

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hres522

Recognizing the twentieth anniversary of the International Career Advancement Program.

Gregory Meeks

House Foreign Affairs Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3789

To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and in consultation with the Secretary of Education and the President's Council on Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition, to conduct a study on the causes of deaths related to high school football and formulate recommendations to prevent such deaths.

Cedric Richmond

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 12

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

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

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3798

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 30-hour threshold for classification as a full-time employee for purposes of the employer mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and replace it with 40 hours.

Jackie Walorski

House Ways and Means Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 13

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3786

To require the Under Secretary for Oceans and Atmosphere to update periodically the environmental sensitivity index products of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for each coastal area of the Great Lakes, and for other purposes.

Dan Kildee

House Natural Resources Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3775

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish a skills-based immigration points system, to focus family-sponsored immigration on spouses and minor children, to eliminate the Diversity Visa Program, to set a limit on the number of refugees admitted annually to the United States, and for other purposes.

Lamar Smith

House Judiciary Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 17

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3788

To amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to provide for a Northeast Gasoline Supply Reserve, and for other purposes.

Frank Pallone

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 16

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3782

To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a national strategic action plan and program to assist health professionals in preparing for and responding to the public health effects of climate change, and for other purposes.

Matt Cartwright

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 28

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3773

To amend the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990 and the Head Start Act to promote child care and early learning, and for other purposes.

Robert Scott

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 44

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3777

To direct the Secretary of Agriculture to convey certain National Forest System land containing the Nephi Work Center in Juab County, Utah, to Juab County.

Mia Love

House Natural Resources Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3771

To ensure independent investigations by allowing judicial review of the removal of a special counsel, and for other purposes.

John Conyers Jr.

House Judiciary Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3776

To support United States international cyber diplomacy, and for other purposes.

Edward Royce

House Foreign Affairs Committee

California

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3792

To amend the Animal Welfare Act to require that covered persons develop and implement emergency contingency plans.

Dina Titus

House Agriculture Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3795

To direct the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, to carry out a comprehensive protection and rehabilitation program for the Tijuana River Valley, and for other purposes.

Juan Vargas

House Foreign Affairs Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, 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 provi

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3780

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide under the Medicare program for conditions of participation, reporting requirements, and a quality program with respect to air ambulance services.

Richard Hudson

House Ways and Means Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

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

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3774

To amend the General Education Provisions Act to allow the release of education records to facilitate the award of a recognized postsecondary credential.

Luke Messer

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3772

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to provide specific credit risk retention requirements to certain qualifying collateralized loan obligations.

Andy Barr

House Financial Services Committee

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3794

To direct the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, to carry out a program to prevent flooding and wastewater, sewage, trash, and sediment spills in the Tijuana River Valley, and for other purposes.

Juan Vargas

House Foreign Affairs Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, 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 provi

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3784

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to clarify the treatment of technical errors in applications for Federal TRIO programs, and for other purposes.

Warren Davidson

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3797

To withhold United States contributions to the regularly assessed biennial budget of the United Nations until the United Nations adopts a definition of "international terrorism" concurrent with United States laws, and for other purposes.

Mark Walker

House Foreign Affairs Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

hr3787

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide for streamlined procedures for waiver petitions seeking relief for small entities from regulations issued by the Federal Communications Commission, to require the Commission to defer the application of new regulations to small entities, and for other purposes.

Robert Latta

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 13 2017

hres515

Establishing the Select Committee on White Supremacy and Domestic Terror Movements.

Joseph Crowley

House Rules Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Rules.

Introduced Sep 13 2017

hres516

Supporting the bid of Los Angeles, California, to bring the 2028 Summer Olympic Games back to the United States and pledging the cooperation of the House of Representatives with respect to that bid.

Steve Knight

House Foreign Affairs Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Sep 13 2017

hr3757

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the earned income tax credit to account for the amount by which economic growth has outpaced income growth, and for other purposes.

Ro Khanna

House Ways and Means Committee

California

Cosponsors: 51

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 13 2017

hr3761

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve and extend the credit for carbon dioxide sequestration.

K. Conaway

House Ways and Means Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 32

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 13 2017

hr3769

To establish the National Freight Mobility Infrastructure Fund, and for other purposes.

Adam Smith

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.

Introduced Sep 13 2017

hr3770

To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize and extend funding for community health centers.

Elise Stefanik

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 13

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 13 2017

hres517

Expressing support for designation of October 2017 as "National Principals Month".

Susan Davis

House Education and the Workforce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Sep 13 2017

hres518

Expressing support for the designation of September 2017 as "Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month".

Erik Paulsen

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H7413)

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3749

To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to provide for a standard medical expense deduction under the supplemental nutrition assistance program, and for other purposes.

Al Lawson

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 23

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

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

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3748

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an option for individuals who are ages 50 to 64 to buy into Medicare, to provide for health insurance market stabilization, and for other purposes.

Brian Higgins

House Ways and Means Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 34

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

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

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3745

To amend the Fair Housing Act to establish that certain conduct, in or around a dwelling, shall be considered to be severe or pervasive for purposes of determining whether a certain type of sexual harassment has occurred under that Act, and for other purposes.

Brenda Lawrence

House Judiciary Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3738

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 the Workforce Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3737

To provide for a study on the use of social media in security clearance investigations.

Ron DeSantis

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3747

To require financial institutions to freeze the assets of individuals arrested under suspicion of participating in domestic terrorism or providing material support to terrorists, to establish a national clearinghouse for information on incidents of homegrown "lone wolf" terrorism, domestic terrorism, and persons providing material support to terrorists, and for other purposes.

Josh Gottheimer

House Financial Services Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall wit

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3753

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 12 2017

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 pro

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3750

To amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to facilitate the commercialization of energy and related technologies developed at Department of Energy facilities with promising commercial potential.

Michelle Lujan Grisham

House Armed Services Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Referred to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provision

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3751

To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to direct the Election Assistance Commission to develop best practices for States to use to protect the integrity of elections for Federal office, to make election technology improvement grants to States for adopting and applying such best practices in the administration of elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.

Mark Meadows

House Intelligence (Permanent) Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committee on Intelligence (Permanent Select), for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such pr

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3741

To codify the Minority Bank Deposit Program, and for other purposes.

Gregory Meeks

House Financial Services Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3742

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide formula grants to States to improve higher education opportunities for foster youth and homeless youth, and for other purposes.

Danny Davis

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3739

To amend the Act of August 25, 1958, commonly known as the "Former Presidents Act of 1958", with respect to the monetary allowance payable to a former President, and for other purposes.

Jody Hice

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3744

To provide that an Indian group may receive Federal acknowledgment as an Indian tribe only by an Act of Congress.

Rob Bishop

House Natural Resources Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3740

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

Katherine Clark

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3746

To amend the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to clarify the authority of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection with respect to persons regulated by a State insurance regulator, and for other purposes.

Sean Duffy

House Financial Services Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3743

To amend title 49, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Transportation to issue regulations to ensure airfare fairness in the wake of a disaster or emergency, and for other purposes.

Nydia Velázquez

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hconres78

Denouncing and opposing the violence, xenophobia, and bigotry that are promoted by White nationalists and neo-Nazis.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors: 26

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hres513

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3697) to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to aliens associated with criminal gangs, and for other purposes, and providing for proceedings during the period from September 15, 2017, through September 22, 2017.

Doug Collins

House Rules Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 83.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3737

To provide for a study on the use of social media in security clearance investigations.

Ron DeSantis

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3739

Presidential Allowance Modernization Act of 2017

Jody Hice

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hres513

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3697) to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to aliens associated with criminal gangs, and for other purposes, and providing for proceedings during the period from September 15, 2017, through September 22, 2017.

Doug Collins

House Rules Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

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

Introduced Sep 12 2017

hr3753

United States Commission on an Open Society with Security Act of 2017

Eleanor Norton

House Homeland Security Committee

District of Columbia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Referred to the Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency.

Introduced Sep 11 2017

hr3730

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the non-application of Medicare competitive acquisition rates to complex rehabilitative manual wheelchairs and accessories.

Lee Zeldin

House Ways and Means Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 42

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

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

Introduced Sep 11 2017

hr3732

To amend section 1113 of the Social Security Act to provide authority for increased fiscal year 2017 and 2018 payments for temporary assistance to United States citizens returned from foreign countries.

Dave Reichert

House Budget Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

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

Introduced Sep 11 2017

hr3733

To provide for the more accurate computation of retirement benefits for certain firefighters employed by the Federal Government.

Gerald Connolly

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Introduced Sep 11 2017

hr3731

To provide overtime pay for employees of the United States Secret Service, and for other purposes.

John Katko

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

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

Introduced Sep 11 2017

hr3728

To amend title VII of the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize certain programs relating to the health professions workforce, and for other purposes.

Michael Burgess

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 11 2017

hr3726

Stark Administrative Simplification Act of 2017

Kenny Marchant

House Ways and Means Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

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

Introduced Sep 11 2017

hr3736

To require the National Credit Union Administration to conduct a study of the appropriate capital requirements for credit unions, and for other purposes.

Bill Posey

House Financial Services Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 11 2017

hr3734

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require institutions of higher education to have an independent advocate for campus sexual assault prevention and response.

Susan Davis

House Education and the Workforce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 14

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Sep 11 2017

hr3735

To prohibit the implementation of a policy change to permit small, non-locking knives on aircraft, and for other purposes.

Dave Joyce

House Homeland Security Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.

Introduced Sep 11 2017

hr3727

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include additional telehealth services for purposes of MA organization bids, and for other purposes.

Diane Black

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, 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 w

Introduced Sep 11 2017

hr3729

Comprehensive Operations, Sustainability, and Transport Act of 2017

Devin Nunes

House Energy and Commerce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, 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 w

Introduced Sep 11 2017

hr3732

Emergency Aid to American Survivors of Hurricanes Irma and Jose Overseas Act

Dave Reichert

House Budget Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

Received in the Senate, read twice, considered, read the third time, and passed without amendment by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S5165)

Introduced Sep 11 2017

hr3732

Emergency Aid to American Survivors of Hurricanes Irma and Jose Overseas Act

Dave Reichert

House Budget Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Became Public Law No: 115-57.

Introduced Sep 11 2017

hr3731

Secret Service Recruitment and Retention Act of 2017

John Katko

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 13

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.

Introduced Sep 11 2017

hr3735

No Knives on Planes Act of 2017

Dave Joyce

House Homeland Security Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Referred to the Subcommittee on Transportation and Protective Security.

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3711

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes.

Lamar Smith

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 19

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

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

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3719

To establish a direct spending safeguard limitation on any direct spending program without a specific level of authorized spending, and for other purposes.

Virginia Foxx

House Budget Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Budget.

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3718

To amend title 18, United States Code, to safeguard data stored abroad, and for other purposes.

Doug Collins

House Judiciary Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3714

To require the Secretary of the Treasury to redesign $20 Federal reserve notes so as to include a likeness of Harriet Tubman, and for other purposes.

John Katko

House Financial Services Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3724

To minimize the economic and social costs resulting from losses of life, property, well-being, business activity, and economic growth associated with extreme weather events by ensuring that the United States is more resilient to the impacts of extreme weather events in the short- and long-term, and for other purposes.

Scott Peters

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

California

Cosponsors: 14

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3723

To extend the National Flood Insurance Program.

Steven Palazzo

House Financial Services Committee

Mississippi

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3725

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the individual health insurance mandate.

Pat Tiberi

House Ways and Means Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3715

To expedite salvage and reforestation projects in the Columbia Gorge National Scenic Area and other National Scenic Areas in response to certain catastrophic events, and for other purposes.

Greg Walden

House Natural Resources Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

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

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3716

To award grants to States to establish a Seal of Biliteracy program to recognize high-level student proficiency in speaking, reading, and writing in both English and a second language.

Julia Brownley

House Education and the Workforce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3721

To amend the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 with respect to the protection of human rights and labor standards, and for other purposes.

John Lewis

House Rules Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

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

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3722

To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to provide for the import of donated fire-fighting and rescue and relief equipment and supplies free of duty and other restrictions for purposes of inspection and subsequent donation and export of such equipment and supplies to countries and organizations in need, and for other purposes.

Rick Nolan

House Ways and Means Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3717

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify income tax compliance for small businesses, and for other purposes.

Steven Chabot

House Ways and Means Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3712

To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the establishment and operation of reserve component cyber civil support teams, and for other purposes.

Derek Kilmer

House Armed Services Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3713

To amend the Public Health Service Act to support geriatrics education and training to address the elder care workforce shortage, promote interdisciplinary team-based care, educate and engage family caregivers, and improve the quality of care delivered to older adults, and for other purposes.

Jan Schakowsky

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hres512

Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to reinstate the "Gephardt rule".

Peter Welch

House Rules Committee

Vermont

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Rules.

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hres511

Expressing support for designation of September as "National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month".

Marcia Fudge

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3715

Scenic Columbia Gorge Restoration Act of 2017

Greg Walden

House Agriculture Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 15 2017

Referred to the Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry.

Introduced Sep 8 2017

hr3718

International Communications Privacy Act

Doug Collins

House Judiciary Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3701

To remove all statues of individuals who voluntarily served the Confederate States of America from display in the Capitol of the United States.

Barbara Lee

House House Administration Committee

California

Cosponsors: 45

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hjres117

Condemning the violence and domestic terrorist attack that took place during events between August 11 and August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Virginia, recognizing the first responders who lost their lives while monitoring the events, offering deepest condolences to the families and friends of those individuals who were killed and deepest sympathies and suppport to those individuals who were injured in the attack, expressing support for the Charlottesville community, rejecting White nationalists, White supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups, and urging the President and the President's Cabinet to use all available resources to address the threats posed by those groups.

Thomas Garrett

House Judiciary Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3704

To amend the Public Health Service Act to improve behavioral health outcomes for American Indians and Alaskan Natives, and for other purposes.

Frank Pallone

House Ways and Means Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Natural Resources, and Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of s

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3699

To promote and enhance urban agricultural production and agricultural research in urban areas, and for other purposes.

Marcy Kaptur

House Agriculture Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3707

To establish a tax credit for on-site apprenticeship programs, and for other purposes.

Linda Sánchez

House Education and the Workforce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

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

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3709

To provide greater access to higher education for America's students.

Robert Scott

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3710

To reauthorize appropriations for the Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program, and for other purposes.

Nydia Velázquez

House Education and the Workforce Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3692

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

Paul Tonko

House Judiciary Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

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

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3693

To repeal the debt ceiling.

Brendan Boyle

House Ways and Means Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3702

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for the expansion of manufacturing in the United States.

David McKinley

House Ways and Means Committee

West Virginia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3700

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend qualified zone academy bonds for 4 years and to reduce the private business contribution requirement with respect to such bonds.

Ron Kind

House Ways and Means Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3697

Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act

Barbara Comstock

House Judiciary Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3703

To prohibit the employment of school bus drivers with serious moving violations.

Grace Meng

House Education and the Workforce Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3706

To amend the Public Health Service Act to improve the public health system in tribal communities and increase the number of American Indians and Alaska Natives pursuing health careers, and for other purposes.

Raul Ruiz

House Energy and Commerce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3708

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income de minimus gains from certain sales or exchanges of virtual currency, and for other purposes.

David Schweikert

House Ways and Means Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3694

To provide for an independent assessment of the future of cooperative threat reduction.

Jim Banks

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3695

To provide for the confidentiality of information submitted in requests for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program, and for other purposes.

Beto O'Rourke

House Judiciary Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3698

To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to limit the overall rate of return for crop insurance providers and remove the requirement of budget neutrality in the Standard Reinsurance Agreement.

John Duncan Jr.

House Agriculture Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hres509

Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the House amendment to the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 601) to enhance the transparency and accelerate the impact of assistance provided under the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to promote quality basic education in developing countries, to better enable such countries to achieve universal access to quality basic education and improved learning outcomes, to eliminate duplication and waste, and for other purposes.

Pete Sessions

House Rules Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

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

Introduced Sep 7 2017

sconres24

Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018 and Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief Requirements Act, 2017

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

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

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3697

Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act

Barbara Comstock

House Judiciary Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 513 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 3697 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except mo

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3697

Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act

Barbara Comstock

House Judiciary Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Rule H. Res. 513 passed House.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3697

Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act

Barbara Comstock

House Judiciary Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

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

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3697

Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act

Barbara Comstock

Senate Judiciary Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3698

To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to limit the overall rate of return for crop insurance providers and remove the requirement of budget neutrality in the Standard Reinsurance Agreement.

John Duncan Jr.

House Agriculture Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 15 2017

Referred to the Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3692

Addiction Treatment Access Improvement Act of 2017

Paul Tonko

House Judiciary Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

hr3695

Protect DREAMer Confidentiality Act of 2017

Beto O'Rourke

House Judiciary Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 24

Latest Major Action

Sep 21 2017

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

hr3686

Making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017, to improve and streamline disaster assistance for Hurricane Harvey, and for other purposes.

Sheila Jackson-Lee

House Budget Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 44

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

Referred to the Committee on Appropriations, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the

Introduced Sep 6 2017

hr3683

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend of the deduction for qualified tuition and related expenses.

Carol Shea-Porter

House Ways and Means Committee

New Hampshire

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

hr3681

To amend the America COMPETES Act to reauthorize the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E), and for other purposes.

Eddie Johnson

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

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

Introduced Sep 6 2017

hr3690

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the rehabilitation credit for commercial buildings and to provide a rehabilitation credit for principal residences.

David McKinley

House Ways and Means Committee

West Virginia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

hr3684

To amend the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 to require each State to implement a process under which individuals who are 16 years of age may apply to register to vote in elections for Federal office in the State, to direct the Election Assistance Commission to make grants to States to increase the involvement of minors in public election activities, and for other purposes.

Donald Beyer

House House Administration Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 26

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

hr3682

To direct the Director of the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to create a Blue Whales and Blue Skies Program to reduce air pollution and harmful underwater acoustic impacts and the risk of fatal vessel whale strikes by recognizing voluntary reductions in the speed of vessels transiting the Greater Santa Barbara Channel Region, California, and for other purposes.

Alan Lowenthal

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

California

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

hr3689

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the 1-year limitation on the period of time an alien may be accorded nonimmigrant status to study at a public secondary school, and for other purposes.

Tom MacArthur

House Judiciary Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

hr3688

To transfer administrative jurisdiction of certain Federal lands from the United States Army Corps of to the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs, to take such lands into trust for the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska.

Steve King

House Natural Resources Committee

Iowa

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

hr3685

To establish an additional fund in the Treasury to reimburse costs incurred by terrestrial radio stations as a result of the reorganization of broadcast television spectrum, and for other purposes.

Bill Flores

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

hr3691

To limit the number of hours that children may be employed as actors, performers, and models, to require blocked trust accounts for the financial protection of such children, to clarify the liability of employers, contractors, and other individuals for sexual harassment of such child performers, and for other purposes.

Grace Meng

House Education and the Workforce Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

hr3687

To reauthorize the farm to school program, and for other purposes.

Jeff Fortenberry

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Nebraska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

hres505

Condemning North Korea's threats against our citizens on Guam, reaffirming our unshakable commitment to the security of Guam, and for other purposes.

Madeleine Bordallo

House Armed Services Committee

Guam

Cosponsors: 21

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

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

Senate Bills

Introduced Sep 25 2017

sres266

A resolution reaffirming the United States-Liberia partnership, calling for free, fair, and peaceful elections in Liberia in October 2017.

Christopher Coons

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Delaware

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 25 2017

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Sep 25 2017

sres267

A resolution designating September 2017 as "National Workforce Development Month".

Dianne Feinstein

Senate Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 14

Latest Major Action

Sep 25 2017

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 25 2017

s1852

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

Thom Tillis

Senate Judiciary Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 25 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 25 2017

s1854

A bill to amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to enhance penalties for theft of a firearm from a Federal firearms licensee.

Lindsey Graham

Senate Judiciary Committee

South Carolina

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Sep 25 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 25 2017

s1850

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to protect the confidentiality of substance use disorder patient records.

Joe Manchin III

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

West Virginia

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 25 2017

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

Introduced Sep 25 2017

s1856

A bill to prevent the militarization of Federal, State, and local law enforcement by Federal excess property transfers and grant programs.

Rand Paul

Senate Armed Services Committee

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 25 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Sep 25 2017

s1851

A bill to require the Secretary of Energy to establish an energy storage research program, demonstration and deployment program, and technical assistance and grant program, and for other purposes.

Al Franken

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 25 2017

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

Introduced Sep 25 2017

s1853

A bill to provide disaster relief to small businesses, and for other purposes.

Bill Nelson

Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 25 2017

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

Introduced Sep 25 2017

s1855

A bill to permit the Miami Nation of Indiana to apply for acknowledgment as a federally recognized Indian tribe, and for other purposes.

Joe Donnelly

Senate Indian Affairs Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 25 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs.

Introduced Sep 19 2017

sres264

A resolution designating September 2017 as "National Kinship Care Month".

Ron Wyden

Senate Judiciary Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 19 2017

sres263

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that President Juan Manuel Santos has restructured and significantly strengthened the environmental sector and management capacity of the Colombian Government and has led the country to become a global environmental leader.

Patrick Leahy

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Vermont

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Sep 19 2017

sres265

A resolution designating September 22, 2017, as "National Falls Prevention Awareness Day" to raise awareness and encourage the prevention of falls among older adults.

Susan Collins

Maine

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

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

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1838

A bill to repeal the authority under the National Labor Relations Act for States to enact laws prohibiting agreements requiring membership in a labor organization as a condition of employment, and for other purposes.

Elizabeth Warren

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

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

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1848

An original bill to amend the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 to modify the criteria for determining whether countries are meeting the minimum standards for the elimination of human trafficking, and for other purposes.

Bob Corker

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 225.

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1837

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax rate parity among all tobacco products, and for other purposes.

Richard Durbin

Senate Finance Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1842

A bill to provide for wildfire suppression operations, and for other purposes.

Ron Wyden

Senate Budget Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget.

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1847

A bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to ensure that the needs of children are considered in homeland security, trafficking, and disaster recovery planning, and for other purposes.

Steve Daines

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Montana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

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

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1840

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a working America tax credit.

Margaret Hassan

Senate Finance Committee

New Hampshire

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1834

A bill to amend title XXVIII of the Public Health Service Act to establish a National Advisory Committee on Seniors and Disasters.

Bill Nelson

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

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

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1839

A bill to amend the Agricultural Trade Act of 1978 to extend and expand the market access program and the foreign market development cooperator program.

Angus King

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Maine

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

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

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1829

A bill to amend title V of the Social Security Act to extend the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program.

Charles Grassley

Senate Finance Committee

Iowa

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1845

A bill to amend the Lead-Based Paint Poisoning Prevention Act to provide for additional procedures for families with children under the age of 6, and for other purposes.

Richard Durbin

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

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

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1835

A bill to provide support to States to establish invisible high risk pool or reinsurance programs.

Susan Collins

Senate Finance Committee

Maine

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1843

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to deny a deduction for excessive compensation of any employee of an employer, and for other purposes.

Kirsten Gillibrand

Senate Finance Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1849

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the earned income tax credit to account for the amount by which economic growth has outpaced income growth, and for other purposes.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Finance Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1833

A bill to modify requirements applicable to locatable minerals on public domain land, and for other purposes.

Tom Udall

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

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

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1846

A bill to repeal the debt ceiling.

Brian Schatz

Senate Finance Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1841

A bill to amend the National Apprenticeship Act to provide that applications relating to apprenticeship programs shall be processed in a fair and timely manner, and for other purposes.

Roger Wicker

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Mississippi

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

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

Introduced Sep 19 2017

sres264

A resolution designating September 2017 as "National Kinship Care Month".

Ron Wyden

Senate Judiciary Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S5866)

Introduced Sep 19 2017

sres263

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that President Juan Manuel Santos has restructured and significantly strengthened the environmental sector and management capacity of the Colombian Government and has led the country to become a global environmental leader.

Patrick Leahy

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Vermont

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S5866)

Introduced Sep 19 2017

sres265

A resolution designating September 22, 2017, as "National Falls Prevention Awareness Day" to raise awareness and encourage the prevention of falls among older adults.

Susan Collins

Maine

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5867-5868; text as passed Senate: CR S5866-5867)

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1835

A bill to provide support to States to establish invisible high risk pool or reinsurance programs.

Susan Collins

Senate Finance Committee

Maine

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5862-5864)

Introduced Sep 19 2017

sres263

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that President Juan Manuel Santos has restructured and significantly strengthened the environmental sector and management capacity of the Colombian Government and has led the country to become a global environmental leader.

Patrick Leahy

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Vermont

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5866; text of measure as introduced: CR S5866)

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1837

Tobacco Tax Equity Act of 2017

Richard Durbin

Senate Finance Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (text of measure as introduced: CR S5864)

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1847

Homeland Security for Children Act

Steve Daines

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Montana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5865; text of measure as introduced: CR S5865-5866)

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1845

Lead-Safe Housing for Kids Act of 2017

Richard Durbin

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. (text of measure as introduced: CR S5864-5865)

Introduced Sep 19 2017

sres265

A resolution designating September 22, 2017, as "National Falls Prevention Awareness Day" to raise awareness and encourage the prevention of falls among older adults.

Susan Collins

Maine

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 19 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5867-5868; text: CR S5866-5867)

Introduced Sep 19 2017

s1834

A bill to amend title XXVIII of the Public Health Service Act to establish a National Advisory Committee on Seniors and Disasters.

Bill Nelson

Senate Aging Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 20 2017

Special Committee on Aging. Hearings held.

Introduced Sep 18 2017

sres262

A resolution commemorating the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the Air Force as an independent military service and celebrating the Air Force for 70 years of serving and defending the United States.

John Boozman

Arkansas

Cosponsors: 13

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

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

Introduced Sep 18 2017

sres260

A resolution designating September 2017 as "School Bus Safety Month".

Deb Fischer

Nebraska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

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

Introduced Sep 18 2017

sres261

A resolution recognizing the month of September 2017 as "Alaska Wild Salmon Month".

Lisa Murkowski

Alaska

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

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

Introduced Sep 18 2017

s1828

A bill to change the date for regularly scheduled general elections for Federal office to the first Saturday and Sunday after the first Friday in November in every even-numbered year.

Jack Reed

Senate Rules and Administration Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

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

Introduced Sep 18 2017

s1823

A bill to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to clarify that houses of worship are eligible for certain disaster relief and emergency assistance on terms equal to other eligible private nonprofit facilities, and for other purposes.

Roy Blunt

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

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

Introduced Sep 18 2017

s1825

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve the accuracy of geographic adjustment factors under the Medicare program and to permanently extend certain adjustments to such factors for certain localities, and for other purposes.

Charles Grassley

Senate Finance Committee

Iowa

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 18 2017

s1824

A bill to reform the Appalachian Regional Commission, and for other purposes.

Mitch McConnell

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

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

Introduced Sep 18 2017

s1826

A bill for the relief of Adrian Emin.

Richard Blumenthal

Senate Judiciary Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 18 2017

s1827

A bill to extend funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.

Orrin Hatch

Senate Finance Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 18 2017

sres262

A resolution commemorating the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the Air Force as an independent military service and celebrating the Air Force for 70 years of serving and defending the United States.

John Boozman

Arkansas

Cosponsors: 13

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5810; text: CR S5804-5805)

Introduced Sep 18 2017

sres260

A resolution designating September 2017 as "School Bus Safety Month".

Deb Fischer

Nebraska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5810; text: CR S5804)

Introduced Sep 18 2017

sres261

A resolution recognizing the month of September 2017 as "Alaska Wild Salmon Month".

Lisa Murkowski

Alaska

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5810; text: CR S5804)

Introduced Sep 18 2017

s1828

A bill to change the date for regularly scheduled general elections for Federal office to the first Saturday and Sunday after the first Friday in November in every even-numbered year.

Jack Reed

Senate Rules and Administration Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5804)

Introduced Sep 18 2017

s1824

A bill to reform the Appalachian Regional Commission, and for other purposes.

Mitch McConnell

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 18 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5802-5803; text of measure as introduced: CR S5803-5804)

Introduced Sep 14 2017

sres256

A resolution recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrating the heritage and culture of Latinos in the United States and the immense contributions of Latinos to the United States.

Robert Menendez

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 16

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5746-5747; text: CR S5747)

Introduced Sep 14 2017

sres259

A resolution expressing support for the designation of the week of September 11 through September 15, 2017, as "National Family Service Learning Week".

John Cornyn

Texas

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5748-5749; text: CR S5748-5749)

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1811

A bill to promote merger enforcement and protect competition through adjusting premerger filing fees, increasing antitrust enforcement resources, and improving the information provided to antitrust enforcers.

Amy Klobuchar

Senate Judiciary Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1821

A bill to establish the National Commission on the Cybersecurity of United States Election Systems, and for other purposes.

Kirsten Gillibrand

Senate Rules and Administration Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

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

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1818

A bill to provide health care options for small businesses.

Michael Enzi

Senate Finance Committee

Wyoming

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

sres257

A resolution designating September 16, 2017, as "Isaac M. Wise Temple Day".

Sherrod Brown

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5747; text: CR S5747)

Introduced Sep 14 2017

sres258

A resolution designating the week beginning September 10, 2017, as "National Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week".

Benjamin Cardin

Maryland

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5748; consideration: CR S5747-5748; text: CR S5747-5748)

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1806

A bill to amend the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990 and the Head Start Act to promote child care and early learning, and for other purposes.

Patty Murray

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 26

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

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

Introduced Sep 14 2017

sres255

A resolution congratulating the National Federation of Federal Employees on the celebration of the 100th anniversary of its founding and recognizing the vital contributions of its members to the United States.

Heidi Heitkamp

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

North Dakota

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. (text of measure as introduced: CR S5746)

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1816

A bill to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to enhance fraud alert procedures and provide free access to credit freezes, and for other purposes.

Elizabeth Warren

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

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

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1815

A bill to require data brokers to establish procedures to ensure the accuracy of collected personal information, and for other purposes.

Edward Markey

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

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

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1822

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit amounts paid for programs to obtain a recognized postsecondary credential or a license to be treated as qualified higher education expenses for purposes of a 529 account.

Amy Klobuchar

Senate Finance Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1809

A bill to direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish the Strengthening Mobility and Revolutionizing Transportation (SMART) Challenge Grant Program to promote technological innovation in our Nation's cities.

Catherine Cortez Masto

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

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

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1810

A bill to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to provide access to free credit freezes for all consumers.

Ron Wyden

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

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

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1819

A bill to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to prohibit the use of consumer credit checks against prospective and current employees for the purposes of making adverse employment decisions.

Elizabeth Warren

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 20

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

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

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1820

A bill to provide for the retention and service of transgender members of the Armed Forces.

Kirsten Gillibrand

Senate Armed Services Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1814

A bill to provide support for the development of middle school career exploration programs linked to career and technical education programs of study.

Tim Kaine

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5746)

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1808

A bill to extend temporarily the Federal Perkins Loan program, and for other purposes.

Tammy Baldwin

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

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

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1813

A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide credit toward computation of years of service for nonregular service retired pay for completion of remotely delivered military education or training.

Tammy Baldwin

Senate Armed Services Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1805

A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a program to recognize farms that have been in continuous operation for 100 years.

Christopher Murphy

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

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

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1807

A bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a national strategic action plan and program to assist health professionals in preparing for and responding to the public health effects of climate change, and for other purposes.

Edward Markey

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

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

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1812

A bill to amend the Clayton Act to modify the standard for an unlawful acquisition, and for other purposes.

Amy Klobuchar

Senate Judiciary Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 14 2017

s1817

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand tax-free distributions from individual retirement accounts for charitable purposes.

Debbie Stabenow

Senate Finance Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 13 2017

sres254

A resolution relative to the death of Pietro "Pete" Vichi Domenici, former United States Senator for the State of New Mexico.

Mitch McConnell

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 99

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5707; text: CR S5485)

Introduced Sep 13 2017

sres253

A resolution designating the week beginning September 18, 2017, as "National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week".

Robert Menendez

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 16

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5707; text: CR S5485)

Introduced Sep 13 2017

sres252

A resolution designating September 2017 as "National Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month".

Marco Rubio

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5706-5707; text: CR S5485)

Introduced Sep 13 2017

s1803

A bill to improve medical research on marijuana.

Orrin Hatch

Senate Judiciary Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5483-5484)

Introduced Sep 13 2017

sres251

A resolution amending rule XXXI of the Standing Rules of the Senate, to provide for timely consideration of nominations.

Cory Gardner

Senate Rules and Administration Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Introduced Sep 13 2017

s1804

A bill to establish a Medicare-for-all health insurance program.

Bernard Sanders

Senate Finance Committee

Vermont

Cosponsors: 16

Latest Major Action

Sep 13 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

s1792

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide formula grants to States to improve higher education opportunities for foster youth and homeless youth, and for other purposes.

Al Franken

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

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

Introduced Sep 12 2017

s1798

A bill to establish a Federal standard in order to improve the Nation's resilience to current and future flood risk.

Chris Van Hollen

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

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

Introduced Sep 12 2017

s1793

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to enhance taxpayer rights, and for other purposes.

Charles Grassley

Senate Finance Committee

Iowa

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

s1797

A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to ensure health insurance coverage continuity for former foster youth.

Bob Casey

Senate Finance Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

s1795

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

Patty Murray

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

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

Introduced Sep 12 2017

s1801

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require institutions of higher education to have an independent advocate for campus sexual assault prevention and response.

Tim Kaine

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

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

Introduced Sep 12 2017

s1796

A bill to require a report on the military and security ramifications of the new ground-launched cruise missile of the Russian Federation, and for other purposes.

Elizabeth Warren

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

s1794

A bill to prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from proposing, finalizing, or disseminating regulations or assessments based upon science that is not transparent or reproducible.

Mike Rounds

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

South Dakota

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

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

Introduced Sep 12 2017

s1799

A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to facilitate the commercialization of energy and related technologies developed at Department of Energy facilities with promising commercial potential.

Martin Heinrich

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

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

Introduced Sep 12 2017

s1791

A bill to amend the Act of August 25, 1958, commonly known as the "Former Presidents Act of 1958", with respect to the monetary allowance payable to a former President, and for other purposes.

Joni Ernst

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Iowa

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

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

Introduced Sep 12 2017

s1790

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve college savings under section 529 programs, and for other purposes.

Richard Burr

Senate Finance Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

s1800

A bill to require a report on significant security risks of the national electric grid and the potential effect of any such security risks on the readiness of the Armed Forces.

Elizabeth Warren

Senate Armed Services Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Sep 12 2017

s1798

A bill to establish a Federal standard in order to improve the Nation's resilience to current and future flood risk.

Chris Van Hollen

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5219)

Introduced Sep 12 2017

s1793

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to enhance taxpayer rights, and for other purposes.

Charles Grassley

Senate Finance Committee

Iowa

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5219)

Introduced Sep 12 2017

s1801

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require institutions of higher education to have an independent advocate for campus sexual assault prevention and response.

Tim Kaine

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5219)

Introduced Sep 11 2017

s1786

A bill to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to enhance the accuracy of credit reporting and provide greater rights to consumers who dispute errors in their credit reports, and for other purposes.

Brian Schatz

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

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

Introduced Sep 11 2017

s1784

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to improve the determination of cohort default rates and provide for enhanced civil penalties, to ensure personal liability of owners, officers, and executives of institutions of higher education, and for other purposes.

Christopher Murphy

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

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

Introduced Sep 11 2017

s1787

A bill to reauthorize the National Geologic Mapping Act of 1992.

Lisa Murkowski

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Alaska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

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

Introduced Sep 11 2017

s1788

A bill to encourage companies to expand employee ownership, and for other purposes.

Tammy Baldwin

Senate Finance Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 11 2017

s1785

A bill to prohibit the implementation of a policy change to permit small, non-locking knives on passenger aircraft.

Edward Markey

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

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

Introduced Sep 7 2017

sres250

A resolution condemning horrific acts of violence against Burma's Rohingya population and calling on Aung San Suu Kyi to play an active role in ending this humanitarian tragedy.

Richard Durbin

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

s1774

A bill to provide protections for workers with respect to their right to select or refrain from selecting representation by a labor organization.

Orrin Hatch

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 14

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

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

Introduced Sep 7 2017

s1771

Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2018

Roy Blunt

Senate Appropriations Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 215.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

sconres24

A concurrent resolution providing for a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 601.

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Held at the desk.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

s1773

A bill to amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to limit the overall rate of return for crop insurance providers and remove the requirement of budget neutrality in the Standard Reinsurance Agreement.

Jeff Flake

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

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

Introduced Sep 7 2017

s1772

A bill to remove all statues of individuals who voluntarily served the Confederate States of America from display in the Capitol of the United States.

Cory Booker

Senate Rules and Administration Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5058-5059)

Introduced Sep 7 2017

s1769

A bill to require a new or updated Federal website that is intended for use by the public to be mobile friendly, and for other purposes.

Margaret Hassan

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

New Hampshire

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

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

Introduced Sep 7 2017

s1777

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose an excise tax on employers with low-wage employees.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Finance Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

s1782

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the definition of full-time employee for purposes of the employer mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Susan Collins

Senate Finance Committee

Maine

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

s1783

A bill to amend the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 to require each State to implement a process under which individuals who are 16 years of age may apply to register to vote in elections for Federal office in the State, to direct the Election Assistance Commission to make grants to States to increase the involvement of minors in public election activities, and for other purposes.

Tammy Duckworth

Senate Rules and Administration Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

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

Introduced Sep 7 2017

s1770

A bill to approve the settlement of water rights claims of the Hualapai Tribe and certain allottees in the State of Arizona, to authorize construction of a water project relating to those water rights claims, and for other purposes.

Jeff Flake

Senate Indian Affairs Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

s1776

A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to reauthorize energy programs through fiscal year 2023, and for other purposes.

Al Franken

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

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

Introduced Sep 7 2017

s1778

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit to Patriot employers, and for other purposes.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Finance Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

s1781

A bill to reauthorize grant programs to improve the prevention, investigation, and prosecution of economic, high technology, Internet, and other white collar crimes.

John Cornyn

Senate Judiciary Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

s1779

A bill to repeal certain provisions of the Federal Switchblade Act to allow domestic manufacturers to ship and sell their products to buyers located in other States and to permit the importation of certain knife parts.

Michael Crapo

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Idaho

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

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

Introduced Sep 7 2017

s1780

Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2018

Lindsey Graham

Senate Appropriations Committee

South Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 216.

Introduced Sep 7 2017

sres250

A resolution condemning horrific acts of violence against Burma's Rohingya population and calling on Aung San Suu Kyi to play an active role in ending this humanitarian tragedy.

Richard Durbin

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S5059-5061)

Introduced Sep 7 2017

s1781

A bill to reauthorize grant programs to improve the prevention, investigation, and prosecution of economic, high technology, Internet, and other white collar crimes.

John Cornyn

Senate Judiciary Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 8

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S5059-5060)

Introduced Sep 7 2017

sconres24

Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018 and Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief Requirements Act, 2017

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 8 2017

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

Introduced Sep 6 2017

sconres23

A concurrent resolution authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for a ceremony to present the Congressional Gold Medal to the Filipino Veterans of World War II.

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

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

Introduced Sep 6 2017

s1767

A bill to reauthorize the farm to school program, and for other purposes.

Patrick Leahy

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Vermont

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

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

Introduced Sep 6 2017

s1768

A bill to reauthorize and amend the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program, and for other purposes.

Dianne Feinstein

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

California

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

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

Introduced Sep 6 2017

s1765

A bill to require a comprehensive plan for the sharing of best practices for depot-level maintenance among the military services.

Mike Rounds

Senate Armed Services Committee

South Dakota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

s1766

A bill to reauthorize the SAFER Act of 2013, and for other purposes.

John Cornyn

Senate Judiciary Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

sjres49

A joint resolution condemning the violence and domestic terrorist attack that took place during events between August 11 and August 12, 2017 in Charlottesville, Virginia, recognizing the first responders who lost their lives while monitoring the events, offering deepest condolences to the families and friends of those individuals who were killed and deepest sympathies and support to those individuals who were injured by the violence, expressing support for the Charlottesville community, rejecting White nationalists, White supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups, and urging the President and the President's Cabinet to use all available resources to address the threats posed by those groups.

Mark Warner

Virginia

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

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

Introduced Sep 6 2017

sjres49

A joint resolution condemning the violence and domestic terrorist attack that took place during events between August 11 and August 12, 2017 in Charlottesville, Virginia, recognizing the first responders who lost their lives while monitoring the events, offering deepest condolences to the families and friends of those individuals who were killed and deepest sympathies and support to those individuals who were injured by the violence, expressing support for the Charlottesville community, rejecting White nationalists, White supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups, and urging the President and the President's Cabinet to use all available resources to address the threats posed by those groups.

Mark Warner

Virginia

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 6 2017

Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5006)

Introduced Sep 6 2017

sconres23

A concurrent resolution authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for a ceremony to present the Congressional Gold Medal to the Filipino Veterans of World War II.

House House Administration Committee

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

sjres49

A joint resolution condemning the violence and domestic terrorist attack that took place during events between August 11 and August 12, 2017 in Charlottesville, Virginia, recognizing the first responders who lost their lives while monitoring the events, offering deepest condolences to the families and friends of those individuals who were killed and deepest sympathies and support to those individuals who were injured by the violence, expressing support for the Charlottesville community, rejecting White nationalists, White supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups, and urging the President and the President's Cabinet to use all available resources to address the threats posed by those groups.

Mark Warner

Virginia

Cosponsors: 54

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 212.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

sjres49

A joint resolution condemning the violence and domestic terrorist attack that took place during events between August 11 and August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Virginia, recognizing the first responders who lost their lives while monitoring the events, offering deepest condolences to the families and friends of those individuals who were killed and deepest sympathies and support to those individuals who were injured by the violence, expressing support for the Charlottesville community, rejecting White nationalists, White supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups, and urging the President and the President's Cabinet to use all available resources to address the threats posed by those groups.

Mark Warner

Virginia

Cosponsors: 56

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

Passed Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

sjres49

A joint resolution condemning the violence and domestic terrorist attack that took place during events between August 11 and August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Virginia, recognizing the first responders who lost their lives while monitoring the events, offering deepest condolences to the families and friends of those individuals who were killed and deepest sympathies and support to those individuals who were injured by the violence, expressing support for the Charlottesville community, rejecting White nationalists, White supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups, and urging the President and the President's Cabinet to use all available resources to address the threats posed by those groups.

Mark Warner

Virginia

Cosponsors: 56

Latest Major Action

Sep 11 2017

Passed Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5165; text: CR S5165)

Introduced Sep 6 2017

sconres23

A concurrent resolution authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for a ceremony to present the Congressional Gold Medal to the Filipino Veterans of World War II.

House House Administration Committee

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

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

Introduced Sep 6 2017

sjres49

A joint resolution condemning the violence and domestic terrorist attack that took place during events between August 11 and August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Virginia, recognizing the first responders who lost their lives while monitoring the events, offering deepest condolences to the families and friends of those individuals who were killed and deepest sympathies and support to those individuals who were injured by the violence, expressing support for the Charlottesville community, rejecting White nationalists, White supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups, and urging the President and the President's Cabinet to use all available resources to address the threats posed by those groups.

Mark Warner

Virginia

Cosponsors: 56

Latest Major Action

Sep 12 2017

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

Introduced Sep 6 2017

sjres49

A joint resolution condemning the violence and domestic terrorist attack that took place during events between August 11 and August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Virginia, recognizing the first responders who lost their lives while monitoring the events, offering deepest condolences to the families and friends of those individuals who were killed and deepest sympathies and support to those individuals who were injured by the violence, expressing support for the Charlottesville community, rejecting White nationalists, White supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups, and urging the President and the President's Cabinet to use all available resources to address the threats posed by those groups.

Mark Warner

Virginia

Cosponsors: 56

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Signed by President.

Introduced Sep 6 2017

sjres49

A joint resolution condemning the violence and domestic terrorist attack that took place during events between August 11 and August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Virginia, recognizing the first responders who lost their lives while monitoring the events, offering deepest condolences to the families and friends of those individuals who were killed and deepest sympathies and support to those individuals who were injured by the violence, expressing support for the Charlottesville community, rejecting White nationalists, White supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups, and urging the President and the President's Cabinet to use all available resources to address the threats posed by those groups.

Mark Warner

Virginia

Cosponsors: 56

Latest Major Action

Sep 14 2017

Became Public Law No: 115-58.

Introduced Sep 5 2017

s1763

A bill for the relief of Maria Guadalupe Mendoza Sanchez, Eusebio Sanchez Mejia, and Vianney Esbeydi Sanchez Mendoza.

Dianne Feinstein

Senate Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 5 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Sep 5 2017

s1762

A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to clarify when certain academic assessments shall be administered.

Jon Tester

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Montana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 5 2017

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

Introduced Sep 5 2017

s1764

A bill to extend the principle of federalism to State drug policy, provide access to medical marijuana, and enable research into the medicinal properties of marijuana.

Cory Booker

Senate Judiciary Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Sep 5 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Aug 18 2017

s1761

An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2018 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes.

Richard Burr

Senate Intelligence Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 18 2017

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 207.

Introduced Aug 18 2017

s1761

Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018

Richard Burr

Senate Intelligence Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Sep 7 2017

By Senator Burr from Select Committee on Intelligence filed written report. Report No. 115-151. Additional and Minority views filed.

Introduced Aug 3 2017

sres249

A resolution designating September 2017 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: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 3 2017

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

Introduced Aug 3 2017

sres246

A resolution designating the first week in August 2017 as 'World Breastfeeding Week', and designating August 2017 as 'National Breastfeeding Month'.

Jeff Merkley

Senate Judiciary Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 3 2017

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Aug 3 2017

sres248

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that flowers grown in the United States support the farmers, small businesses, jobs, and economy of the United States, that flower farming is an honorable vocation, and designating July as 'American Grown Flower Month'.

Dianne Feinstein

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 3 2017

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

Introduced Aug 3 2017

sres247

A resolution designating July 29, 2017, as 'Paralympic and Adaptive Sport Day'.

Orrin Hatch

Utah

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Aug 3 2017

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

Introduced Aug 3 2017

s1741

A bill to ensure independent investigations by allowing judicial review of the removal of a special counsel, and for other purposes.

Thom Tillis

Senate Judiciary Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 3 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Aug 3 2017

s1746

A bill to require the Congressional Budget Office to make publicly available the fiscal and mathematical models, data, and other details of computations used in cost analysis and scoring.

Mike Lee

Senate Budget Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 14

Latest Major Action

Aug 3 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Budget.

Introduced Aug 3 2017

s1745

A bill to revise the boundaries of a John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System Unit in Topsail, North Carolina.

Thom Tillis

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Aug 3 2017

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

Introduced Aug 3 2017

s1740

A bill to provide guidance and priorities for Federal Government obligations in the event that the debt limit is reached and to provide a limited and temporary authority to exceed the debt limit for priority obligations.

Rand Paul

Senate Finance Committee

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Aug 3 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Aug 3 2017

s1738

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a home infusion therapy services temporary transitional payment under the Medicare program.

Mark Warner

Senate Finance Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 17

Latest Major Action

Aug 3 2017

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Aug 3 2017

s1754

A bill to reauthorize section 340H of the Public Health Service Act to continue to encourage the expansion, maintenance, and establishment of approved graduate medical residency programs at qualified teaching health centers, and for other purposes.

Susan Collins

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Maine

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Aug 3 2017

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