Subject Consumer affairs | Current

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USHB4304Jumpstarting Opportunities with Bold Solutions Act
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2014-04-16
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USSB1014Youth Sports Concussion Act - Expresses the sense of Congress concerning the reduction of sports-related concussions in youth and completion of the National Academies' report on such injuries. Directs the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) to ...
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2014-04-09
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
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USHB4156Transparent Airfares Act of 2014 - Declares that it shall not be an unfair or deceptive practice for an air carrier or other covered entity to state the base airfare in an advertisement or solicitation for passenger air transportation if it clearly a...
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2014-04-09
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
Intro
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USSB2204Proprietary Education Oversight Coordination Improvement Act
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2014-04-03
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USHB4391Proprietary Education Oversight Coordination Improvement Act
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2014-04-03
Engross
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USHB724Amends the Clean Air Act to remove the requirement that a dealer of new light-duty motor vehicles furnish a certification to the purchaser that the vehicle conforms to applicable regulations concerning emission standards, including notice of warranty...
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2014-04-01
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 342.
Intro
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USSB2165Access to Consumer Energy Information Act
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2014-03-27
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USSB2171Location Privacy Protection Act of 2014
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2014-03-27
Intro
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USSB2175Enhancing Access for Agents and Brokers Act
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2014-03-27
Intro
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USSB2151Early Warning Reporting System Improvement Act of 2014
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2014-03-25
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USHB3990Personal Data Privacy and Security Act of 2014 - Defines "sensitive personally identifiable information" to include: (1) specified combinations of data elements in electronic or digital form, such as an individual's name, home address or telephone nu...
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2014-03-20
Intro
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USHB3932No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2014 - Prohibits the expenditure of funds authorized or appropriated by federal law or funds in any trust fund to which funds are authorized or appropriated by federal law...
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2014-03-20
Intro
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USHB2672CFPB Rural Designation Petition and Correction Act - Amends the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to direct the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) to establish an application process under which a person who lives or ...
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2014-03-14
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 55 - 1.
Intro
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USHB4250Sunscreen Innovation Act
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2014-03-14
Intro
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USHB4262Bureau Advisory Commission Transparency Act
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2014-03-14
Intro
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USHB4201Seniors' Rights to Know Act - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) part C (Medicare+Choice) of the Social Security Act to require the information the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) provides to promote informed choice on available part C covera...
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2014-03-14
Intro
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USSB2141Sunscreen Innovation Act
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2014-03-13
Intro
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USHB4248Veterans Education Outcomes Act
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2014-03-13
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USSB1086Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 2014 - (Sec. 3) Reauthorizes the child care and development block grant program (CCDBG) under the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990 through FY2020 at the level of discretionary appropriat...
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2014-03-13
Held at the desk.
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USHB3675Federal Communications Commission Process Reform Act of 2014 - (Sec. 2) Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to complete a rulemaking proceeding to adopt rules establishing: minimum comment and...
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2014-03-12
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USHB4070Internet Freedom Act - Prohibits regulations adopted by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the Report and Order in the matter of preserving the open Internet and broadband industry practices (adopted December 21, 2010) from having any for...
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2014-02-28
Intro
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USSB2074Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2014
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2014-02-27
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USSB1982Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014 - Amends federal veterans provisions to revise or add provisions concerning medical services and other benefits provided to veterans and/or their dependent...
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2014-02-27
S.AMDT.2766 SA 2766 fell when SA 2747 fell. (consideration: CR S1210)
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USSB2049Transparency in Assertion of Patents Act - Directs the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to promulgate rules prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts and practices in the sending of written communications (commonly referred to as "demand letters")...
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2014-02-26
Intro
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USHB4065Smartphone Theft Prevention Act - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require commercial mobile service providers to make available on mobile devices a function that an account holder may use remotely to: (1) delete or render inaccessible all in...
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2014-02-21
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USHB4023Fairness to Pet Owners Act of 2014
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2014-02-14
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USHB4048Securing Our Nation's Application Privacy Act of 2014 or the SNAP Act of 2014 - Directs the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to promulgate regulations that require any person who develops, sells or offers for sale, or makes available to consumers: (1) ...
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2014-02-14
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USSB2025Data Broker Accountability and Transparency Act - Prohibits a data broker from obtaining or causing to be disclosed personal information or any other information relating to any person by making a false, fictitious, or fraudulent statement or represe...
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2014-02-12
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USSB2032Smartphone Theft Prevention Act - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require commercial mobile service providers to make available on mobile devices a function that an account holder may use remotely to: (1) delete or render inaccessible all in...
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2014-02-12
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USHB2642Federal Agriculture Reform and and Risk Management Act of 2013 - Title I: Commodities - Subtitle A: Repeals and Reforms - Repeals, but continues for crop year 2013: (1) direct payments, (2) countercyclical payments, and (3) the average crop revenue e...
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2014-02-07
Became Public Law No: 113-79.
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USHB3953Health Plan Notice Requirements Act
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2014-02-07
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USHB4013Low Volume Motor Vehicle Manufacturers Act of 2014 - Directs the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) to exempt from certain federal motor vehicle safety and labeling standards (except any standard relating to motor vehicle equipment) up to: (1) 1,000 r...
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2014-02-07
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USHB2446Responsible Consumer Financial Protection Regulations Act of 2013 - Amends the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010, title X of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, to replace the position of Director of the Consumer Fi...
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2014-02-06
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 255.
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USHB2571Consumer Right to Financial Privacy Act of 2013 - (Sec. 1) Amends the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to revise the prohibition against the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)'s obtaining, from a covered person or se...
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2014-02-06
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 254.
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USHB3519Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Accountability Act and Transparency Act of 2013 - (Sec. 2) Amends the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 to: (1) rename the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) the Financial Product Safety Commis...
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2014-02-06
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 257.
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USSB1995Personal Data Protection and Breach Accountability Act of 2014 - Title I: Enhancing Punishment for Identity Theft and Other Violations of Data Privacy and Security - Amends the federal criminal code to impose a fine and/or prison term of up to five y...
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2014-02-04
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USSB1950Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014 - Amends federal veterans provisions to revise or add provisions concerning medical services and other benefits provided to veterans and/or their dependent...
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2014-02-04
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure withdrawn in Senate. (consideration: CR S736)
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USSB1989Federal Communications Commission Process Reform Act of 2014 - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to complete a rulemaking proceeding to adopt rules establishing: minimum comment and reply pe...
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2014-02-04
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USSB1926Title I: Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act - Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 - (Sec. 103) Prohibits the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) from implementing during a specified six-month perio...
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2014-01-31
Held at the desk.
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USSB1976Data Security and Breach Notification Act of 2014 - Requires the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to promulgate regulations requiring each covered entity (proprietorships, partnerships, estates, trusts, cooperatives, and nonprofit and for-profit corpor...
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2014-01-30
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USHB3362Exchange Information Disclosure Act - Amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to expand reporting requirements related to health care exchanges. Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to publish reports weekly through...
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2014-01-27
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
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USHB3622Patient Centered Healthcare Savings Act of 2013 - Repeals the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and the health care requirements of the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, effective as of their enactment. Restores o...
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2014-01-27
Intro
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USSB1959Quell Unnecessary, Intentional, and Encroaching Telephone Calls Act of 2014 or the QUIET Act - Amends the federal criminal code to prohibit a a person within the United States, or a person outside the United States if the recipient is within the Unit...
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2014-01-27
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USHB3691Transparency in Military Lending Act of 2013 - Requires a creditor to provide to a member of the Armed Forces on active regular, reserve, or National Guard duty or such member's dependent, with respect to any extension of consumer credit, and to obta...
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2014-01-24
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USHB3849Health Insurance Accountability Act of 2014
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2014-01-17
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USHB3909Postmark Payment Act of 2014 - Deems any payment required to be made on or before a prescribed date that is delivered by the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) after such date to be received by the payee on the date of the U.S. postmark stamped on the envelo...
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2014-01-16
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USSB1916Helping Expand Lending Practices in Rural Communities Act of 2014 or the HELP Rural Communities Act of 2014 - Amends the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to direct the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) to establish ...
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2014-01-14
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USHB3818Thomas Edison BULB Act - Repeals provisions of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 concerning lighting energy efficiency, including provisions that: prescribe energy efficiency standards for general service incandescent lamps, rough ser...
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2014-01-10
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USHB3550New Fair Deal Banking and Housing Stability Act of 2013 - Amends the Federal Housing Enterprises Financial Safety and Soundness Act of 1992 (FHEFSSA), the Federal National Mortgage Association Charter Act (FNMACA), and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage ...
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2014-01-09
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USHB3557Reasonable Expectation of American Privacy Act of 2013 or the REAP Act of 2013 - Amends the Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 1986 to prohibit a provider of electronic communication service or remote computing service to the public from knowin...
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2014-01-09
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