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Current Bills in the United States Congress
House Bills

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5353

To establish a policy to promote and maintain digital and software development expertise in the workforce of the Department of Defense.

Chrissy Houlahan

House Armed Services Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5336

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to prohibit mandatory predispute arbitration agreements, and for other purposes.

Bill Foster

House Financial Services Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5349

To prevent the changing of regulations governing the provision of waivers under the supplemental nutrition assistance program, and for other purposes.

Rosa DeLauro

House Agriculture Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 99

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5352

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increased the above-the-line deduction for certain expenses of elementary and secondary school teachers.

Steven Horsford

House Ways and Means Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5350

To remove college cost as a barrier to every student having access to a well-prepared and diverse educator workforce, and for other purposes.

Jesús García

House Budget Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 28

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

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

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5345

To amend title 28, United States Code, to prevent fraudulent joinder.

Ken Buck

House Judiciary Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5334

To amend the FAST Act to authorize appropriations for the United States Forest Service, and for other purposes.

Salud Carbajal

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5354

To amend title 23, United States Code, to require transportation planners to consider projects and strategies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and for other purposes.

Jared Huffman

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

California

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5337

To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to provide assistance for common interest communities, condominiums, and housing cooperatives damaged by a major disaster, and for other purposes.

Jerrold Nadler

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5355

To amend the America COMPETES Act to prevent political interference in the communication of scientific research, and for other purposes.

Joe Neguse

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

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

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5351

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt certain shipping from the harbor maintenance tax.

Brian Higgins

House Ways and Means Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5358

To amend title 28, United States Code, to expand the definition of "other institutions" for purposes of acquisition, preservation, and exchange of identification records and information, and for other purposes.

John Rose

House Judiciary Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5344

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide support to State and local governments in their efforts to counter violent extremist threats, and for other purposes.

Pete Aguilar

House Homeland Security Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5332

To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to ensure that consumer reporting agencies are providing fair and accurate information reporting in consumer reports, and for other purposes.

Josh Gottheimer

House Financial Services Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5335

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

Paul Tonko

House Ways and Means Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

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

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5333

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure prompt coverage of breakthrough devices under the Medicare program, and for other purposes.

Suzan DelBene

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

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 within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5343

To provide for the issuance of a commemorative postage stamp in honor of Hazel M. Johnson, and for other purposes.

Bobby Rush

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5359

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the exclusion for employer-provided educational assistance and to expand the availability of the student loan interest deduction.

Steve Stivers

House Ways and Means Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5341

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act with respect to citizen suits and the specification of disposal sites, and for other purposes.

Tom Rice

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

South Carolina

Cosponsors: 30

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Dec 6 2019

hr5348

To require the Administrator of the Small Business Administration to establish an Innovation Voucher Grant Program.

Jason Crow

House Small Business Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 6 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Small Business.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5307

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 115 Nicol Avenue in Thomasville, Alabama, as the "Postmaster Robert Ingram Sr. Post Office".

Terri Sewell

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Alabama

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5325

To reduce exclusionary discipline practices in schools, and for other purposes.

Ayanna Pressley

House Education and Labor Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5317

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 315 Addicks Howell Road in Houston, Texas, as the "Deputy Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal Post Office Building".

Lizzie Fletcher

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5323

To amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to expand supportive services for Native American aging programs, and for other purposes.

Tom O'Halleran

House Education and Labor Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5322

To establish or modify requirements relating to minority depository institutions, community development financial institutions, and impact banks, and for other purposes.

Gregory Meeks

House Small Business Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

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

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5330

To amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to provide a timetable for verification of medical debt and to increase the efficiency of credit markets with more perfect information, to prohibit consumer reporting agencies from issuing consumer reports containing information about debts related to medically necessary procedure, about and for other purposes.

Rashida Tlaib

House Financial Services Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5328

To require certain information be reported with respect to principal investigators who have discriminated, including harassed, on the basis of sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, childbirth, medical conditions related to pregnancy and childbirth, parental status, and sex stereotype), and for other purposes.

Jackie Speier

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

California

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

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

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5329

To require that the Federal Government procure from the private sector the goods and services necessary for the operations and management of certain Government agencies, and for other purposes.

Greg Steube

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5327

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to end the immigrant visa backlog, and for other purposes.

Donna Shalala

House Judiciary Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5326

To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to prohibit skilled nursing facilities and nursing facilities from using pre-dispute arbitration agreements with respect to residents of those facilities under the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes.

Linda Sánchez

House Energy and Commerce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

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 within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5319

To reauthorize the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act of 1996, and for other purposes.

Denny Heck

House Financial Services Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5318

To amend certain banking laws to establish requirements for bank mergers, and for other purposes.

Jesús García

House Financial Services Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5316

To provide for the restoration of the original carrying capacity of canals impacted by land subsidence, and for other purposes.

TJ Cox

House Natural Resources Committee

California

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5313

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow for certain residential rental property to be depreciated over a 30-year period.

Joe Morelle

House Ways and Means Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5320

To require States and units of local government receiving funds under grant programs operated by the Department of Justice, which use such funds for pretrial services programs, to submit to the Attorney General a report relating to such program, and for other purposes.

Clay Higgins

House Judiciary Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5314

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

Katherine Clark

House Education and Labor Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5315

To amend the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act of 1989 to establish a Financial Agent Mentor-Protégé Program within the Department of the Treasury, and for other purposes.

Joyce Beatty

House Financial Services Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5321

To amend the Public Health Service Act to expand, enhance, and improve public health data systems, and for other purposes.

Lucy McBath

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

hr5305

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating certain land as the Kentucky Wildlands National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.

Harold Rogers

House Natural Resources Committee

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Dec 4 2019

hr5296

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an election to advance future child tax credits in the year of birth or adoption.

Colin Allred

House Ways and Means Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Dec 4 2019

hr5295

To consolidate activities of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality into the National Institutes of Health as the National Institute for Research on Safety and Quality, and for other purposes.

Mark Meadows

House Energy and Commerce Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Dec 4 2019

hr5304

To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to require health plan oversight of pharmacy benefit manager services, and for other purposes.

Kurt Schrader

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Dec 4 2019

hr5302

To amend the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act to authorize certain recycled water projects, and for other purposes.

Jerry McNerney

House Natural Resources Committee

California

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Dec 4 2019

hr5300

To amend the Financial Stability Act of 2010 to preserve the independent funding the Office of Financial Research, to establish minimum staffing levels for the Financial Stability Oversight Council, to establish minimum funding levels for such staff, and for other purposes.

Bill Foster

House Financial Services Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Dec 4 2019

hr5294

To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish a postsecondary education loan borrower bill of rights and to require certain creditors to obtain private loan certifications from institutions of higher education, to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to require the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection to issue rules to establish standards for reporting information related to student loans to consumer reporting agencies, and for other purposes.

Alma Adams

House Education and Labor Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

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

Introduced Dec 4 2019

hr5299

To provide for the issuance of a Lyme Disease Research Semipostal Stamp.

Antonio Delgado

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

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

Introduced Dec 4 2019

hr5303

To establish a moratorium on oil and gas leasing on public land on the Central Coast of California.

Jimmy Panetta

House Natural Resources Committee

California

Cosponsors: 15

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Introduced Dec 4 2019

hr5301

To amend title 18, United States Code, to permit certain individuals complying with State law to possess firearms.

Kevin Hern

House Judiciary Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Dec 4 2019

hr5297

To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for a full annuity supplement for certain air traffic controllers.

Julia Brownley

House Oversight and Reform Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Dec 4 2019

hr5298

To authorize the Attorney General to make grants to States and localities to provide the right to counsel in civil actions related to eviction, and for other purposes.

Rosa DeLauro

House Judiciary Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Dec 4 2019

hres741

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4) to amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 326) expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a negotiated two-state solution.

Jamie Raskin

House Rules Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 57.

Introduced Dec 4 2019

hres741

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4) to amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 326) expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a negotiated two-state solution.

Jamie Raskin

House Rules Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

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

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5292

To require the Secretary of Transportation to establish a policy with respect to family seating on air transportation, and for other purposes.

Ann Wagner

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5287

To amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to prohibit debt collectors from collecting on certain Federal student loan debt when the borrower would not be required to make payments under an income-driven repayment plan, and for other purposes.

Al Lawson

House Education and Labor Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

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

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5286

To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a grant program that will support efforts at the State level to establish anti-bullying task forces to study, address, and reduce bullying in elementary and secondary schools, and for other purposes.

Raja Krishnamoorthi

House Education and Labor Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5288

To amend the Water Resources Development Act of 1999 to direct the Secretary of the Army to develop a plan to address water resource problems in the Upper Mississippi River Basin, and for other purposes.

Blaine Luetkemeyer

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5291

To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to set forth a method of determining annual updates to premium tax credit eligibility and maximum out-of-pocket limits.

Jefferson Van Drew

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5280

To establish the Native American Outreach Program of the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.

Kendra Horn

House Small Business Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Small Business.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5283

To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to improve direct certification, and for other purposes.

Marcia Fudge

House Education and Labor Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5293

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow above-the-line deductions for charitable contributions for individuals not itemizing deductions.

Mark Walker

House Ways and Means Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5290

To provide that, for purposes of certain Federal privacy laws, agencies of the District of Columbia are treated as Federal agencies, and for other purposes.

Eleanor Norton

House Energy and Commerce Committee

District of Columbia

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

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

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5281

To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to improve transparency and prevent the use of abusive spread pricing and related practices in the Medicaid program.

Buddy Carter

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5279

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve cosmetic safety, and for other purposes.

Frank Pallone

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5277

To amend section 442 of title 18, United States Code, to exempt certain interests in mutual funds, unit investment trusts, employee benefit plans, and retirement plans from conflict of interest limitations for the Government Publishing Office.

Zoe Lofgren

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

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

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5282

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to parole into the United States certain relatives of current and former members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.

Gilbert Cisneros

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5289

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to remove short-barreled rifles from the definition of firearms for purposes of the National Firearms Act, and for other purposes.

Roger Marshall

House Judiciary Committee

Kansas

Cosponsors: 16

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

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

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5285

To provide competitive grants for training court reporters and closed captioners to meet requirements for realtime writers under the Communications Act of 1934, and for other purposes.

Ron Kind

House Education and Labor Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hres739

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2534) to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to prohibit certain securities trading and related communications by those who possess material, nonpublic information, and relating to consideration of the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 77) directing the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to remove United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Syrian Arab Republic that have not been authorized by Congress.

Ed Perlmutter

House Rules Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 56.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hres737

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the efforts of the Federal Government to address the public health and environmental crisis on the Navajo Nation caused by abandoned uranium mines.

Tom O'Halleran

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

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

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hres740

Expressing support for the designation of December 3, 2019, as the "National Day of 3D Printing".

Bill Foster

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5292

To require the Secretary of Transportation to establish a policy with respect to family seating on air transportation, and for other purposes.

Ann Wagner

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Aviation.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5288

To amend the Water Resources Development Act of 1999 to direct the Secretary of the Army to develop a plan to address water resource problems in the Upper Mississippi River Basin, and for other purposes.

Blaine Luetkemeyer

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5277

To amend section 442 of title 18, United States Code, to exempt certain interests in mutual funds, unit investment trusts, employee benefit plans, and retirement plans from conflict of interest limitations for the Government Publishing Office.

Zoe Lofgren

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

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

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hres739

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2534) to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to prohibit certain securities trading and related communications by those who possess material, nonpublic information, and relating to consideration of the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 77) directing the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to remove United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Syrian Arab Republic that have not been authorized by Congress.

Ed Perlmutter

House Rules Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

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

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hres737

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the efforts of the Federal Government to address the public health and environmental crisis on the Navajo Nation caused by abandoned uranium mines.

Tom O'Halleran

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5277

To amend section 442 of title 18, United States Code, to exempt certain interests in mutual funds, unit investment trusts, employee benefit plans, and retirement plans from conflict of interest limitations for the Government Publishing Office.

Zoe Lofgren

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Received in the Senate, read twice, considered, read the third time, and passed without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6861)

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5277

To amend section 442 of title 18, United States Code, to exempt certain interests in mutual funds, unit investment trusts, employee benefit plans, and retirement plans from conflict of interest limitations for the Government Publishing Office.

Zoe Lofgren

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Message on Senate action sent to the House.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

hr5277

To amend section 442 of title 18, United States Code, to exempt certain interests in mutual funds, unit investment trusts, employee benefit plans, and retirement plans from conflict of interest limitations for the Government Publishing Office.

Zoe Lofgren

House Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Signed by President.

Introduced Nov 26 2019

hr5270

To require a guidance clarity statement on certain agency guidance, and for other purposes.

Blaine Luetkemeyer

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Nov 26 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Nov 26 2019

hr5276

To require a report describing whether certain persons meet the criteria to be sanctioned pursuant to the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act for violating the human rights of Iraqi protestors, and for other purposes.

Joe Wilson

House Foreign Affairs Committee

South Carolina

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 26 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Nov 26 2019

hr5273

To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to develop a plan to increase to 100 percent the rates of scanning of commercial and passenger vehicles entering the United States at land ports of entry along the border using large-scale non-intrusive inspection systems to enhance border security, and for other purposes.

Xochitl Torres Small

House Homeland Security Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 26 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.

Introduced Nov 26 2019

hr5268

To amend title 18, United States Code, to prevent individuals who are not members of Indian tribes from receiving Indian tribal benefits, and for other purposes.

William Clay

House Judiciary Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 26 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Nov 26 2019

hr5274

To Making continuing appropriations for the Coast Guard.

Jefferson Van Drew

House Appropriations Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 26 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations.

Introduced Nov 26 2019

hr5269

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

Ron Estes

House Ways and Means Committee

Kansas

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Nov 26 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Nov 26 2019

hr5267

To prevent international violence against women, and for other purposes.

Jan Schakowsky

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 123

Latest Major Action

Nov 26 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Nov 26 2019

hr5266

To provide for the enhancement of urban agriculture, and for other purposes.

Tulsi Gabbard

House Education and Labor Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 26 2019

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

Introduced Nov 26 2019

hr5272

To amend the Small Business Act to require lenders to refer certain borrowers to a small business development center, and for other purposes.

Linda Sánchez

House Small Business Committee

California

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Nov 26 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Small Business.

Introduced Nov 26 2019

hr5275

To make continuing appropriations for the Federal Aviation Administration for fiscal year 2020.

Jefferson Van Drew

House Appropriations Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 26 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations.

Introduced Nov 26 2019

hr5271

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand and improve the earned income tax credit.

Gwen Moore

House Ways and Means Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 32

Latest Major Action

Nov 26 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Nov 26 2019

hres735

Recognizing the maternal health crisis among indigenous women in the United States, which includes American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian women, recognizing the importance of reducing mortality and morbidity among indigenous women, and calling for urgent Federal funding changes to ensure comprehensive, high-quality, and culturally competent maternal health and family planning services are available.

Debra Haaland

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 24

Latest Major Action

Nov 26 2019

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

Introduced Nov 26 2019

hres734

Expressing support for the designation of the week of September 20 through September 26, 2020, as "Purple Star Families Week".

Denver Riggleman

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 48

Latest Major Action

Nov 26 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5259

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the limitation on the estate tax valuation of certain real property used in farming or other trades or businesses.

Jimmy Panetta

House Ways and Means Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5262

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to protect beneficiaries with limb loss and other orthopedic conditions by providing access to appropriate, safe, effective, patient-centered orthotic and prosthetic care, to reduce fraud, waste, and abuse with respect to orthotics and prosthetics, and for other purposes.

Mike Thompson

House Ways and Means Committee

California

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

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

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5255

To amend MAP-21 to provide that certain station projects are eligible for funds under the program for transit-oriented development planning, and for other purposes.

Anthony Brown

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5254

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare program of digital retinal imaging with remote interpretation.

Terri Sewell

House Ways and Means Committee

Alabama

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

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

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5251

To direct the Attorney General to establish a task force to study the causes of violence against and involving law enforcement and make recommendations on improving community safety.

J. Correa

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

California

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

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

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5256

To direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to carry out a pilot program to award grants for the electrification of certain refrigerated vehicles, and for other purposes.

Yvette Clarke

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

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

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5260

To improve understanding and forecasting of space weather, and for other purposes.

Ed Perlmutter

House Natural Resources Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

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

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5265

To provide for the restoration of legal rights for claimants under holocaust-era insurance policies.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz

House Judiciary Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

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

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5257

To direct the Federal Communications Commission to establish a program to be known as the "Expanding Telehealth Program".

TJ Cox

House Energy and Commerce Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5258

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose the alternative minimum tax on certain State regulated electric utilities that have not fully adopted climate-resilient infrastructure.

Josh Harder

House Ways and Means Committee

California

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5252

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal opportunity zones.

Rashida Tlaib

House Ways and Means Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5261

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an employer credit for increasing wages.

Raul Ruiz

House Ways and Means Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5264

To change the calendar period of the Federal fiscal year.

Michael Turner

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

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

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5263

To prohibit the circumvention of control measures used by Internet retailers to ensure equitable consumer access to products, and for other purposes.

Paul Tonko

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5253

To provide entrepreneurship as a well-rounded educational opportunity, and for other purposes.

Grace Meng

House Education and Labor Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hres732

Condemning and recognizing transnational White supremacist extremism as a major global threat.

Joaquín Castro

House Judiciary Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

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

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hres733

Reaffirming the importance of the United States relationship with the Dominican Republic.

Adriano Espaillat

House Foreign Affairs Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hres731

Condemning the inflammatory and racially offensive statement of the President of the United States suggesting falsely a moral equivalence between the domestic terrorist act of lynching and the constitutionally provided congressional impeachment power.

Sheila Jackson Lee

House Judiciary Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5255

To amend MAP-21 to provide that certain station projects are eligible for funds under the program for transit-oriented development planning, and for other purposes.

Anthony Brown

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 25 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.

Introduced Nov 22 2019

hr5256

To direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to carry out a pilot program to award grants for the electrification of certain refrigerated vehicles, and for other purposes.

Yvette Clarke

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Nov 25 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5250

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the work opportunity tax credit for veterans and to allow an exemption from an employer's employment taxes in an amount equivalent to the value of such credit in the case of veterans.

Ron Wright

House Ways and Means Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5249

To amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to support women, infants, and children impacted by substance use disorder, and for other purposes.

David Trone

House Education and Labor Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5247

To require prime contractors under Federal construction contracts to notify the Government of changes in certain subcontractors performing work under the contract.

Scott Peters

House Oversight and Reform Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5248

To award a Congressional gold medal to the 369th Infantry Regiment, commonly known as the "Harlem Hellfighters", in recognition of their bravery and outstanding service during World War I.

Thomas Suozzi

House House Administration Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5246

To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to carry out a Health in All Policies Demonstration Project, and for other purposes.

Bill Pascrell

House Ways and Means Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5242

To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to prohibit the Secretary of Health and Human Services from treating any Medicaid-related funds recovered from one or more pharmaceutical companies or drug distributors with respect to opioid litigation as an overpayment under such title, and for other purposes.

David McKinley

House Energy and Commerce Committee

West Virginia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5240

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make the look-thru rule for related controlled foreign corporations permanent.

Ron Kind

House Ways and Means Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 12

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5238

To amend title 10, United States Code, to include digital breast tomosynthesis as a primary and preventative health care service under the military health system and the TRICARE program.

Chrissy Houlahan

House Armed Services Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5244

To establish new units of public housing and private market affordable housing, to provide grants to combat gentrification and neighborhood destabilization, and for other purposes.

Ilhan Omar

House Financial Services Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5230

To amend the Public Health Service Act with regard to research on asthma, and for other purposes.

Eliot Engel

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5234

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish a Motorcyclist Advisory Council, and for other purposes.

Mike Gallagher

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5237

To amend title 36, United States Code, to designate a flag as the Purple Heart Flag.

Brian Higgins

House Judiciary Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5239

To require reporting on prescription drug expenditures under group health plans and on prescription drug price changes, and for other purposes.

Dave Joyce

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5243

To amend the National Telecommunications and Information Administration Organization Act to establish a mobile hotspot grant program, and for other purposes.

Grace Meng

House Education and Labor Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 20

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5231

To amend title 23, United States Code, to improve the transportation alternatives program, and for other purposes.

Adriano Espaillat

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5233

To extend the temporary scheduling order issued by Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration to schedule fentanyl-related substances under the Controlled Substances Act.

Brian Fitzpatrick

House Judiciary Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5235

To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to require States to include a photograph on electronic benefit cards issued to provide supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits.

Glenn Grothman

House Agriculture Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5226

To prohibit the use of official funds for travel by Members of Congress during a fiscal year until each of the regular appropriations bills for such fiscal year have been enacted into law, and for other purposes.

Joe Cunningham

House Rules Committee

South Carolina

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the Committee on House Administration, 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 jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hres725

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

Hakeem Jeffries

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5234

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish a Motorcyclist Advisory Council, and for other purposes.

Mike Gallagher

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hr5217

To provide for western water security, reliability, modernization, and abundance, and for other purposes.

Tom McClintock

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

California

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Nov 22 2019

Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

hconres77

Directing the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to remove United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Syrian Arab Republic that have not been authorized by Congress.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Rule H. Res. 739 passed House.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5205

To amend the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act to support workers who are subject to an employment loss, and for other purposes.

Tim Ryan

House Education and Labor Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5208

To authorize the President to award the Medal of Honor to Major Brian R. Chontosh, United States Marine Corps (retired), for acts of valor on March 25, 2003.

Tom Reed

House Armed Services Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5207

To amend section 235 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to remove authorization to implement the Migrant Protection Protocols, and for other purposes.

Filemon Vela

House Judiciary Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5191

To reauthorize the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act, and for other purposes.

John Yarmuth

House Education and Labor Committee

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5203

To establish the Rural Export Center, and for other purposes.

Collin Peterson

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5199

To amend the Public Health Service Act to expand the capacity to improve health outcomes and increase access to specialized care.

Ben Luján

House Energy and Commerce Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5201

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage under the Medicare program of certain mental health telehealth services, and for other purposes.

Doris Matsui

House Ways and Means Committee

California

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5200

To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to require group health plans and health insurance issuers offering group or individual health insurance coverage to provide coverage for prostate cancer screenings without the imposition of cost-sharing requirements, and for other purposes.

Bobby Rush

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 15

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5196

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit a separate segregated fund of a corporation which is engaged in the manufacture of opioids from making contributions or expenditures in connection with elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.

Antonio Delgado

House House Administration Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5206

To amend the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act to establish a fund to provide support services for individuals participating in certain training activities under such Act.

Adam Smith

House Education and Labor Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5194

To require the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in consultation with the heads of other relevant Federal agencies, to develop financial risk analyses relating to climate change, and for other purposes.

Sean Casten

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5197

To add establish the treatment of managed stablecoins under the securities laws, and for other purposes.

Sylvia Garcia

House Financial Services Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5195

To prohibit air carriers from imposing fees that are not reasonable and proportional to the costs incurred by the air carriers, and for other purposes.

Steve Cohen

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 11

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5198

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act regarding the patient medication information required to be included in the labeling of prescription drugs, and for other purposes.

Jared Golden

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Maine

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5202

To apply cooperative and small employer charity pension plan rules to certain charitable employers whose primary exempt purpose is providing services with respect to mothers and children.

Lucy McBath

House Ways and Means Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5189

To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a Medicaid demonstration program to develop and advance innovative payment models for freestanding birth center services for women with a low-risk pregnancy, and for other purposes.

Katherine Clark

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

hr5186

To prohibit the Secretary of the Interior from issuing new oil or natural gas production leases in the Gulf of Mexico under the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to a person that does not renegotiate its existing leases in order to require royalty payments if oil and natural gas prices are greater than or equal to specified price thresholds, and for other purposes.

Raúl Grijalva

House Natural Resources Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

Senate Bills

Introduced Dec 5 2019

s2996

A bill to amend the Head Start Act to authorize block grants to States for prekindergarten education, and for other purposes.

Mike Lee

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

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

Introduced Dec 5 2019

s2993

A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act with respect to nursing facility requirements, and for other purposes.

Mark Warner

Senate Finance Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

s2994

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require information reporting with respect to the qualified opportunity zone tax incentives enacted by the 2017 tax reform legislation, to require public reports related to such tax incentives, and for other purposes.

Tim Scott

Senate Finance Committee

South Carolina

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

s2992

A bill to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to prohibit mandatory pre-dispute arbitration agreements, and for other purposes.

Jeff Merkley

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

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

Introduced Dec 5 2019

s2984

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow for certain residential rental property to be depreciated over a 30-year period.

John Thune

Senate Finance Committee

South Dakota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

s2986

A bill to amend part A of title XI of the Social Security Act to establish an interagency council on social determinants of health, and for other purposes.

Todd Young

Senate Finance Committee

Indiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Dec 5 2019

s2985

A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating certain land in the State of Kentucky as the Kentucky Wildlands National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.

Mitch McConnell

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

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

Introduced Dec 5 2019

s2982

A bill to expand eligibility for certain housing programs for qualified volunteer first responders.

Tammy Baldwin

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

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

Introduced Dec 5 2019

s2990

A bill to require that the Federal Government procure from the private sector the goods and services necessary for the operations and management of certain Government agencies, and for other purposes.

John Thune

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

South Dakota

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

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

Introduced Dec 5 2019

s2989

A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to clarify the mailing requirement relating to social security account statements.

Ron Wyden

Senate Finance Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S6890-6893)

Introduced Dec 5 2019

s2987

A bill to authorize U.S. Customs and Border Protection to seize imported merchandise that infringes a design patent, and for other purposes.

Thom Tillis

Senate Finance Committee

North Carolina

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Dec 5 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Dec 4 2019

sres446

A resolution authorizing the printing of tributes and other related materials in honor of the late Senator Janet Kay Hagan.

Amy Klobuchar

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

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

Introduced Dec 4 2019

sres447

A resolution expressing serious concern about widespread irregularities in Bolivia's October 20, 2019, general elections and supporting the convening of new elections in Bolivia at the earliest possible date.

Jim Risch

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Idaho

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Dec 4 2019

s2979

A bill to improve drug testing for transportation-related activities.

Roger Wicker

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Mississippi

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

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

Introduced Dec 4 2019

s2972

A bill to restrict the export, reexport, and in-country transfers of certain items that provide a critical capability to the Government of the People's Republic of China to suppress individual privacy, freedom, and other basic human rights.

John Cornyn

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

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

Introduced Dec 4 2019

s2980

A bill to require the promulgation of certain standards for perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, and for other purposes.

Kirsten Gillibrand

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

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

Introduced Dec 4 2019

s2976

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an election to advance future child tax credits in the year of birth or adoption.

Bill Cassidy

Senate Finance Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Dec 4 2019

s2973

A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to harmonize the definition of employee with the common law.

Tim Scott

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

South Carolina

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

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

Introduced Dec 4 2019

s2981

A bill to reauthorize and amend the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps Act of 2002, and for other purposes.

Dan Sullivan

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Alaska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

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

Introduced Dec 4 2019

s2974

A bill to require the Postmaster General to establish a comprehensive organizational strategy to combat the use of the mail in the distribution of illicit drugs.

Gary Peters

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

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

Introduced Dec 4 2019

s2975

A bill to prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species in western waters, and for other purposes.

Michael Bennet

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

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

Introduced Dec 4 2019

s2978

A bill to ensure consideration of water intensity in the Department of Energy's energy research, development, and demonstration programs to help guarantee efficient, reliable, and sustainable delivery of energy and clean water resources.

Catherine Cortez Masto

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

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

Introduced Dec 4 2019

s2977

A bill to extend the termination of sanctions with respect to Venezuela under the Venezuela Defense of Human Rights and Civil Society Act of 2014.

Robert Menendez

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Dec 4 2019

sres446

A resolution authorizing the printing of tributes and other related materials in honor of the late Senator Janet Kay Hagan.

Amy Klobuchar

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6861; text: CR S6860)

Introduced Dec 4 2019

sres447

A resolution expressing serious concern about widespread irregularities in Bolivia's October 20, 2019, general elections and supporting the convening of new elections in Bolivia at the earliest possible date.

Jim Risch

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Idaho

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Dec 4 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S6860)

Introduced Dec 3 2019

sres445

A resolution recognizing the goals and ideals of International Day of Persons with Disabilities.

Bob Casey

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Pennsylvania

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

s2968

A bill to provide consumers with foundational data privacy rights, create strong oversight mechanisms, and establish meaningful enforcement.

Maria Cantwell

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Washington

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

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

Introduced Dec 3 2019

s2970

A bill to improve the fielding of newest generations of personal protective equipment to the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.

Joni Ernst

Senate Armed Services Committee

Iowa

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

Introduced Dec 3 2019

s2969

A bill to expand adoption opportunities.

Doug Jones

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Alabama

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

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

Introduced Dec 3 2019

s2965

A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to repeal the requirement that the United States Postal Service prepay future retirement benefits, and for other purposes.

Steve Daines

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Montana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

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

Introduced Dec 3 2019

s2967

A bill to establish the Commission on Intergovernmental Relations of the United States to facilitate the fullest cooperation, coordination, and mutual accountability among all levels of government, and for other purposes.

Lamar Alexander

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Tennessee

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

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

Introduced Dec 3 2019

s2971

A bill to amend and reauthorize the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act, and for other purposes.

Johnny Isakson

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Georgia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

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

Introduced Dec 3 2019

s2964

A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend the authority of the Secretary of Transportation to issue non-premium aviation insurance.

Roger Wicker

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Mississippi

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 3 2019

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

Introduced Dec 2 2019

s2959

A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to modify the reductions in Medicaid DSH allotments.

Martha McSally

Senate Finance Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 2 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Dec 2 2019

s2960

A bill to require individuals fishing for Gulf reef fish to use certain descending devices, and for other purposes.

Bill Cassidy

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Dec 2 2019

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

Introduced Dec 2 2019

s2962

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit withdrawals from certain retirement plans for repayment of student loan debt, and for other purposes.

Rand Paul

Senate Finance Committee

Kentucky

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Dec 2 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Dec 2 2019

s2961

A bill to establish duties for online service providers with respect to end user data that such providers collect and use.

Brian Schatz

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 15

Latest Major Action

Dec 2 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres442

A resolution designating November 2019 as "National Runaway Prevention Month".

Tammy Duckworth

Senate Judiciary Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres436

A resolution supporting the goals, activities, and ideals of Prematurity Awareness Month.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres443

A resolution recognizing and celebrating on November 30, 2019, the vital role of small businesses and the efforts of the Small Business Administration to help people in the United States start, build, and grow businesses.

Marco Rubio

Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 40

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres437

A resolution expressing support for the goals of Stomach Cancer Awareness Month.

Todd Young

Indiana

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres444

A resolution condemning the VH1 television show Cartel Crew.

John Kennedy

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres441

A resolution celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 12 Moon landing.

John Cornyn

Texas

Cosponsors: 20

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres440

A resolution designating December 14, 2019, as "Wreaths Across America Day".

Susan Collins

Maine

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres438

A resolution expressing support for the goals of National Adoption Month and National Adoption Day by promoting national awareness of adoption and the children waiting for adoption, celebrating children and families involved in adoption, and encouraging the people of the United States to secure safety, permanency, and well-being for all children.

Roy Blunt

Missouri

Cosponsors: 36

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres439

A resolution designating December 1, 2019, as "Drive Safer Sunday".

Johnny Isakson

Georgia

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

s2933

A bill to amend the Commodity Exchange Act to require a review of current exemptions granted to foreign entities in response to an attempt by a foreign authority to exercise direct supervisory authority over a domestic derivatives clearing organization.

John Boozman

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Arkansas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

s2943

A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to revise minimum nurse staffing requirements for skilled nursing facilities under the Medicare program and for nursing facilities under the Medicaid program, and for other purposes.

Richard Blumenthal

Senate Finance Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

s2930

A bill to exempt from the Lacey Act and the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 certain water transfers between any of the States of Texas, Arkansas, and Louisiana, and for other purposes.

Ted Cruz

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

s2926

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

Sheldon Whitehouse

Senate Judiciary Committee

Rhode Island

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

s2935

A bill to prohibit the appointment of former fossil fuel executive officers and fossil fuel lobbyists as the heads of certain departments, and for other purposes.

Edward Markey

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

s2924

A bill to establish the Bandelier National Park and Preserve in the State of New Mexico.

Martin Heinrich

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

s2927

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide that the authority of the Director of the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities to make certain research endowments applies with respect to both current and former centers of excellence, and for other purposes.

Doug Jones

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Alabama

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

s2937

A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to require employers to allow employees to take meal, medical, and restroom breaks, and for other purposes.

Brian Schatz

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

s2941

A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a consumer recycling education and outreach grant program, and for other purposes.

Rob Portman

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 4

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

s2956

A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to direct the Federal Communications Commission to conduct a public auction of the C-band, and for other purposes.

Brian Schatz

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

s2958

A bill to provide the Food and Drug Administration with authority to conduct microbial sampling on concentrated animal feeding operations as necessary to facilitate a foodborne illness outbreak investigation, determine the root cause of an outbreak of foodborne illness, or address other public health needs.

Kirsten Gillibrand

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

New York

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

s2954

A bill to establish a pilot toll credit marketplace program, and for other purposes.

Jeanne Shaheen

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

New Hampshire

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

s2953

A bill to provide congressional oversight of United States talks with Taliban officials and Afghanistan's comprehensive peace process.

Robert Menendez

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

s2955

A bill to authorize the imposition of sanctions with respect to significant actions that exacerbate climate change, to reinforce comprehensive efforts to limit global average temperature rise, and for other purposes.

Edward Markey

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

s2957

A bill to prohibit the circumvention of control measures used by Internet retailers to ensure equitable consumer access to products, and for other purposes.

Richard Blumenthal

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Connecticut

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

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

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres442

A resolution designating November 2019 as "National Runaway Prevention Month".

Tammy Duckworth

Senate Judiciary Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text: CR S6761)

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres436

A resolution supporting the goals, activities, and ideals of Prematurity Awareness Month.

Sherrod Brown

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Ohio

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text: CR S6759)

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres443

A resolution recognizing and celebrating on November 30, 2019, the vital role of small businesses and the efforts of the Small Business Administration to help people in the United States start, build, and grow businesses.

Marco Rubio

Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

Florida

Cosponsors: 40

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. (text: CR S6762)

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres437

A resolution expressing support for the goals of Stomach Cancer Awareness Month.

Todd Young

Indiana

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6764; text: CR S6759)

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres444

A resolution condemning the VH1 television show Cartel Crew.

John Kennedy

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (text: CR S6762)

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres441

A resolution celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 12 Moon landing.

John Cornyn

Texas

Cosponsors: 20

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6764; text: CR S6761)

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres440

A resolution designating December 14, 2019, as "Wreaths Across America Day".

Susan Collins

Maine

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6764; text: CR S6760-6761)

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres438

A resolution expressing support for the goals of National Adoption Month and National Adoption Day by promoting national awareness of adoption and the children waiting for adoption, celebrating children and families involved in adoption, and encouraging the people of the United States to secure safety, permanency, and well-being for all children.

Roy Blunt

Missouri

Cosponsors: 36

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6764; text: CR S6760)

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres439

A resolution designating December 1, 2019, as "Drive Safer Sunday".

Johnny Isakson

Georgia

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Nov 21 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6764; text: CR S6760)

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres442

A resolution designating November 2019 as "National Runaway Prevention Month".

Tammy Duckworth

Senate Judiciary Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Dec 2 2019

Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote.

Introduced Nov 21 2019

sres442

A resolution designating November 2019 as "National Runaway Prevention Month".

Tammy Duckworth

Senate Judiciary Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Dec 2 2019

Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S6791; text: 11/21/2019 CR S6761)

Introduced Nov 20 2019

sres435

A resolution reaffirming the importance of the General Security of Military Information Agreement between the Republic of Korea and Japan, and for other purposes.

Jim Risch

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Idaho

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2920

A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994, and for other purposes.

Joni Ernst

Iowa

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2913

A bill to apply cooperative and small employer charity pension plan rules to certain charitable employers whose primary exempt purpose is providing services with respect to mothers and children.

Tim Kaine

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2921

A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to provide for an auction of C-Band spectrum, and for other purposes.

John Kennedy

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2908

A bill to prohibit air carriers from imposing fees that are not reasonable and proportional to the costs incurred by the air carriers, and for other purposes.

Edward Markey

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Massachusetts

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2917

A bill to amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982, and for other purposes.

John Barrasso

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Wyoming

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2919

A bill to require the Federal financial regulators to issue guidance encouraging financial institutions to work with consumers and businesses affected by a Federal Government shutdown, and for other purposes.

Chris Van Hollen

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Maryland

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2911

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide a monthly out-of-pocket cost sharing maximum for enrollees who incur a significant portion of costs for covered part D drugs towards the annual out-of-pocket threshold during a month.

Bill Cassidy

Senate Finance Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2922

A bill to permit Amtrak to bring civil actions in Federal district court to enforce the right set forth in section 24308(c) of title 49, United States Code, which gives intercity and commuter rail passenger transportation preference over freight transportation in using a rail line, junction, or crossing.

Richard Durbin

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2918

A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Transportation to establish a program to provide grants to carry out activities to benefit pollinators on roadsides and highway rights-of-way, including the planting and seeding of native, locally-appropriate grasses and wildflowers, including milkweed, and for other purposes.

Jeff Merkley

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2916

A bill to reauthorize the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act, and for other purposes.

Patrick Leahy

Senate Judiciary Committee

Vermont

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2907

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage of medical nutrition therapy services for individuals with eating disorders under the Medicare program.

Margaret Hassan

Senate Finance Committee

New Hampshire

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2904

A bill to direct the Director of the National Science Foundation to support research on the outputs that may be generated by generative adversarial networks, otherwise known as deepfakes, and other comparable techniques that may be developed in the future, and for other purposes.

Catherine Cortez Masto

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2905

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the occurrence of diabetes in Medicare beneficiaries by extending coverage under Medicare for medical nutrition therapy services to such beneficiaries with pre-diabetes or with risk factors for developing type 2 diabetes.

Gary Peters

Senate Finance Committee

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2903

A bill to require the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, in consultation with the heads of other relevant Federal agencies, to develop financial risk analyses relating to climate change, and for other purposes.

Brian Schatz

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 9

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2909

A bill to extend the authority of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to enter into leases of non-excess property of the Administration.

Roger Wicker

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Mississippi

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2910

A bill to establish aviation accession training programs for the Commissioned Officer Corps of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to prepare students for commissioned service as pilots in the Corps, and for other purposes.

Jerry Moran

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Kansas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2902

A bill to enhance the rural health workforce, and for other purposes.

Tina Smith

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

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

Introduced Nov 20 2019

sres435

A resolution reaffirming the importance of the General Security of Military Information Agreement between the Republic of Korea and Japan, and for other purposes.

Jim Risch

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Idaho

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S6722)

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2913

A bill to apply cooperative and small employer charity pension plan rules to certain charitable employers whose primary exempt purpose is providing services with respect to mothers and children.

Tim Kaine

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S6720)

Introduced Nov 20 2019

s2922

A bill to permit Amtrak to bring civil actions in Federal district court to enforce the right set forth in section 24308(c) of title 49, United States Code, which gives intercity and commuter rail passenger transportation preference over freight transportation in using a rail line, junction, or crossing.

Richard Durbin

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 20 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (text: CR S6721)

Introduced Nov 19 2019

sres432

A resolution designating November 2019 as "National College Application Month".

Christopher Coons

Delaware

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

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

Introduced Nov 19 2019

sres434

A resolution honoring the life of Nicholas Anthony Buoniconti.

Marco Rubio

Florida

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

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

Introduced Nov 19 2019

sres433

A resolution designating February 1, 2020, as "Blue Star Mother's Day".

Gary Peters

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

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

Introduced Nov 19 2019

sres430

A resolution designating December 10, 2019, as "Wyoming Women's Suffrage Day".

Michael Enzi

Wyoming

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

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

Introduced Nov 19 2019

sres431

A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of American Diabetes Month.

Jeanne Shaheen

New Hampshire

Cosponsors: 15

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

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

Introduced Nov 19 2019

s2897

A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to reauthorize the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, and for other purposes.

Mark Warner

Senate Finance Committee

Virginia

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Nov 19 2019

s2898

A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for a full annuity supplement for certain air traffic controllers.

James Inhofe

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

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

Introduced Nov 19 2019

s2899

A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to support apprenticeship programs.

Michael Bennet

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Colorado

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

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

Introduced Nov 19 2019

s2894

A bill to establish a National Shipper Advisory Committee.

Roger Wicker

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Mississippi

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

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

Introduced Nov 19 2019

s2895

A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to more effectively regulate selective androgen receptor modulators, and for other purposes.

Charles Grassley

Senate Judiciary Committee

Iowa

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Nov 19 2019

s2900

A bill to amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to prevent the circumvention of antidumping and countervailing duties by nonmarket economy countries, and for other purposes.

Tammy Baldwin

Senate Finance Committee

Wisconsin

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Nov 19 2019

s2892

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the distribution of additional residency positions to help combat the opioid crisis.

Margaret Hassan

Senate Finance Committee

New Hampshire

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Nov 19 2019

s2891

A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to establish Tribal Wildlife Corridors, and for other purposes.

Tom Udall

Senate Indian Affairs Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 7

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs.

Introduced Nov 19 2019

s2901

A bill to establish within the Office of the Secretary of Health and Human Services a special task force on ensuring Medicare beneficiary access to innovative diabetes technologies and services.

Susan Collins

Senate Finance Committee

Maine

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Nov 19 2019

s2896

A bill to establish the Pullman National Historical Park in the State of Illinois as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.

Richard Durbin

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

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

Introduced Nov 19 2019

s2893

A bill to amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to provide for the consideration of climate change, and for other purposes.

Kamala Harris

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

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

Introduced Nov 19 2019

sres432

A resolution designating November 2019 as "National College Application Month".

Christopher Coons

Delaware

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6679; text: CR S6675)

Introduced Nov 19 2019

sres434

A resolution honoring the life of Nicholas Anthony Buoniconti.

Marco Rubio

Florida

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6679; text: CR S6675-6676)

Introduced Nov 19 2019

sres433

A resolution designating February 1, 2020, as "Blue Star Mother's Day".

Gary Peters

Michigan

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6679; text: CR S6675)

Introduced Nov 19 2019

sres430

A resolution designating December 10, 2019, as "Wyoming Women's Suffrage Day".

Michael Enzi

Wyoming

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6679; text: CR S6674)

Introduced Nov 19 2019

sres431

A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of American Diabetes Month.

Jeanne Shaheen

New Hampshire

Cosponsors: 15

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6679; text: CR S6674)

Introduced Nov 19 2019

s2901

A bill to establish within the Office of the Secretary of Health and Human Services a special task force on ensuring Medicare beneficiary access to innovative diabetes technologies and services.

Susan Collins

Senate Finance Committee

Maine

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S6673)

Introduced Nov 19 2019

s2896

A bill to establish the Pullman National Historical Park in the State of Illinois as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.

Richard Durbin

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Illinois

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 19 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (text: CR S6672-6673)

Introduced Nov 18 2019

sres428

A resolution authorizing the taking of pictures and filming in the Chamber of the Senate for use by the Capitol Visitor Center.

Roy Blunt

Missouri

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

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

Introduced Nov 18 2019

sres429

A resolution recognizing the importance of the Civil Rights Act of 1866 and the laws derived from the Civil Rights Act of 1866.

Kamala Harris

Senate Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Nov 18 2019

s2882

A bill to establish a community wildfire defense grant program, and for other purposes.

Kamala Harris

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

California

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

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

Introduced Nov 18 2019

s2884

A bill to apply the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to small business debt to the same extent as such Act applies to consumers, and for other purposes.

Ron Wyden

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

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

Introduced Nov 18 2019

s2883

A bill to apply the provisions relating to consumer liability for unauthorized transfers to small business concerns, and for other purposes.

Robert Menendez

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

New Jersey

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

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

Introduced Nov 18 2019

s2889

A bill to safeguard data of Americans from foreign governments that pose risks to national security by imposing data security requirements and strengthening review of foreign investments, and for other purposes.

Joshua Hawley

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Missouri

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

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

Introduced Nov 18 2019

s2887

A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to address and take action to combat rural teacher shortages across the United States.

Doug Jones

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Alabama

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

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

Introduced Nov 18 2019

s2881

A bill to require the Federal Communications Commission to make not less than 280 megahertz of spectrum available for terrestrial use, and for other purposes.

Roger Wicker

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Mississippi

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

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

Introduced Nov 18 2019

s2879

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize and extend the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Prevention and Services program, and for other purposes.

Lisa Murkowski

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Alaska

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

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

Introduced Nov 18 2019

s2888

A bill to amend title 40, United States Code, to modify the treatment of certain bargain-price options to purchase at less than fair market value, and for other purposes.

James Lankford

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

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

Introduced Nov 18 2019

s2885

A bill to prohibit the transfer or sale of certain consumer health information, and for other purposes.

Bill Cassidy

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Louisiana

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

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

Introduced Nov 18 2019

s2890

A bill to promote conservation, improve public land, and provide for sensible development in Douglas County, Nevada, and for other purposes.

Catherine Cortez Masto

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Nevada

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

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

Introduced Nov 18 2019

s2880

A bill to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to States to provide safety measures to social workers, health workers, and human services professionals performing services placing such individuals in high-risk and potentially dangerous situations, and for other purposes.

Kyrsten Sinema

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

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

Introduced Nov 18 2019

s2886

A bill to prohibit the use of animal testing for cosmetics and the sale of cosmetics tested on animals.

Martha McSally

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

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

Introduced Nov 18 2019

sres428

A resolution authorizing the taking of pictures and filming in the Chamber of the Senate for use by the Capitol Visitor Center.

Roy Blunt

Missouri

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6629; text: CR S6627)

Introduced Nov 18 2019

sres429

A resolution recognizing the importance of the Civil Rights Act of 1866 and the laws derived from the Civil Rights Act of 1866.

Kamala Harris

Senate Judiciary Committee

California

Cosponsors: 6

Latest Major Action

Nov 18 2019

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text: CR S6628)

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2871

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income payments under the Indian Health Service Loan Repayment Program and certain amounts received under the Indian Health Professions Scholarships Program.

Tom Udall

Senate Finance Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2872

A bill to amend title III of the Social Security Act to extend reemployment services and eligibility assessments to all claimants for unemployment benefits, and for other purposes.

Christopher Coons

Senate Finance Committee

Delaware

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2866

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow private activity bonds to be used for qualified broadband projects and to provide for tax credit payments to issuers of tax-exempt bonds used to finance broadband infrastructure projects.

Shelley Capito

Senate Finance Committee

West Virginia

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2860

A bill to repeal changes made by health care reform laws to the Medicare exception to the prohibition on certain physician referrals for hospitals, and for other purposes.

James Lankford

Senate Finance Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 12

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2867

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an investment credit for qualified broadband projects.

Margaret Hassan

Senate Finance Committee

New Hampshire

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2875

A bill to amend the Smith River National Recreation Area Act to include certain additions to the Smith River National Recreation Area, to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate certain wild rivers in the State of Oregon, and for other purposes.

Jeff Merkley

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

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

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2856

A bill to establish the Office of Regional Greenhouse Gas Reduction Programs within the Environmental Protection Agency, and for other purposes.

Margaret Hassan

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

New Hampshire

Cosponsors: 10

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

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

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2869

A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for extensions of detention of certain aliens ordered removed, and for other purposes.

James Inhofe

Senate Judiciary Committee

Oklahoma

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2855

A bill to require the Secretary to conduct a study and issue a report on the affordability of insulin.

Tina Smith

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Minnesota

Cosponsors: 5

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

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

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2876

A bill to provide economic empowerment opportunities in the United States through the modernization of public housing, and for other purposes.

Bernard Sanders

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Vermont

Cosponsors: 2

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

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

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2873

A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to reform the renewable fuel program under that Act, and for other purposes.

Tom Udall

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

New Mexico

Cosponsors: 0

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

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

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2861

A bill to amend the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000 to clarify the prohibition on the use of certain Federal funds for lobbying, and for other purposes.

Ron Wyden

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Oregon

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

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

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2863

A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to modify the eligibility criteria for E visas.

Mike Lee

Senate Judiciary Committee

Utah

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2878

A bill to limit the use of facial recognition technology by Federal agencies, and for other purposes.

Christopher Coons

Senate Judiciary Committee

Delaware

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2859

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to the designation of general surgery shortage areas, and for other purposes.

Brian Schatz

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Hawaii

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

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

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2862

A bill to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a grant program to remove nonnative plant species that contribute to drought conditions, and for other purposes.

Kyrsten Sinema

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Arizona

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

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

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2874

A bill to terminate certain waivers of sanctions with respect to Iran issued in connection with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, and for other purposes.

Ted Cruz

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Texas

Cosponsors: 3

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

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

Introduced Nov 14 2019

s2858

A bill to require the Administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to establish an advisory board focused on creating opportunities for women in the trucking industry, and for other purposes.

Jerry Moran

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Kansas

Cosponsors: 1

Latest Major Action

Nov 14 2019

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