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SB1800EngrossBureau of Reclamation Transparency Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to: (1) submit to Congress, make publicly available, and biennially update an Asset Management Report that describes the Bureau of Reclamation's efforts to: (1) maintain i...
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2015-01-02
Held at the desk.
HB3300IntroFEMA Reauthorization Act of 2013 - Title I: Reauthorization of FEMA and Modernization of Integrated Public Alert and Warning System - Amends the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007 to authorize appropriations for the Federal Eme...
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2015-01-02
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 563.
HB2748IntroPostal Reform Act of 2013 - Amends provisions of federal law relating to the governance, workforce, and financing of the U.S. Postal Service (USPS). Title I: Postal Service Modernization - Authorizes USPS to establish a general, nationwide mail deli...
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2015-01-02
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 564.
HB1575IntroKelsey Smith Act - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require telecommunication carriers to provide, at the request of a law enforcement agency, call location information of users of a commercial mobile service or an IP-enabled voice service (e...
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2015-01-02
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 560.
SB684EngrossMni Wiconi Project Act Amendments of 2013 - (Sec. 2) Amends the Mni Wiconi Project Act of 1988 to direct the Secretary of the Interior (Secretary) to develop plans for completing, and to enter into agreements with specified agency heads to complete, ...
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2015-01-02
Held at the desk.
HB647IntroAchieving a Better Life Experience Act of 2014 or the ABLE Act of 2014 - Title I: Qualified ABLE Programs - (Sec. 101) States as the purposes of this title to: (1) encourage and assist individuals and families in saving private funds for the purpose ...
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2015-01-02
LAID ON THE TABLE - Without objection, the Chair announced that H.R. 647 is laid on the table.
HB328IntroExcess Federal Building and Property Disposal Act of 2013 - (Sec. 2) Directs the Administrator of the General Services Administration (GSA) to conduct the Federal Real Property Disposal Pilot Program (Program), under which the Administrator shall: (1...
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2015-01-02
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 562.
HB4342IntroDomain Openness Through Continued Oversight Matters Act of 2014 or the DOTCOM Act of 2014 - Prohibits the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information from relinquishing or agreeing to any proposal relating to the relinquishment...
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2014-12-23
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 546.
HB5861IntroGuarding Our Great Lakes Act - Requires the Chief of Engineers, the Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), the Director of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and each ot...
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2014-12-22
To House Subcommittee on Water and Power Committee
HB5844IntroProtect Our Public Lands Act - Amends the Mineral Leasing Act to prohibit a lessee from conducting any activity under the lease for the purpose of hydraulic fracturing. Makes this Act applicable only upon the renewal or adjustment of a lease.
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2014-12-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
HB5836IntroRare Cats and Canids Act of 2014
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2014-12-22
To House Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans, and Insular Affairs Committee
HB5476IntroCabin Fee Act of 2014 - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) to set an annual fee for the issuance of a special use permit for the use and occupancy of National Forest System land for recreational residence purposes. Requires the Secretary to...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 538.
HB5214IntroRequires the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to consult with clinical experts and make recommendations for the use of clinical data registries to improve patient care. Directs the Secretary to include in the recommendations: (1) standard...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 514.
HB5204IntroFederal Lands Recreation Enhancement Modernization Act of 2014 - Amends the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act to extend the authority for the collection and expenditure of recreation fees on federal lands through 2020. Authorizes the Secretar...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 537.
HB5203IntroDwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission Reform Act - Modifies the membership of the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission. Requires each appointment to the Commission to be made in consultation with the Eisenhower Foundation, a public foundation...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 536.
HB5176IntroAuthorizes the Secretary of the Interior to retire any coal preference right lease application for which an affirmative commercial quantities determination has been made, by issuing bidding rights in exchange for relinquishment of the application, in...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 535.
HB5139IntroRevises the boundaries of the John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System Unit P16 in Florida.
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 534.
HB5026IntroFish Hatchery Protection Act - Prohibits the Secretary of the Interior from permanently closing, reprograming, repurposing, decommissioning, significantly altering, or moving to caretaker status any fish and other aquatic species propagation hatchery...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 533.
HB5003IntroKennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park Boundary Adjustment Act of 2014 - Modifies the boundary of the Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park in Georgia to include approximately eight acres identified as Wallis House and Harriston Hill. Aut...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 532.
HB4979IntroRed River Private Property Protection Act - Directs the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to relinquish and transfer, by quitclaim deed, all interest of the United States in and to the lands along the approximately 539-mile stretch of the Red River bet...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 531.
HB4742IntroStrengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act - Revises and reauthorizes through FY2018 the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (MSA). Revises requirements for fishery management plans f...
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2014-12-22
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 113-711.
HB4534IntroNative American Children's Safety Act - Amends the Indian Child Protection and Family Violence Prevention Act (Act) to prohibit any foster care placement over which an Indian tribe has exclusive jurisdiction from being ordered until the tribal social...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 530.
HB4296IntroAmends federal law to extend the federal immigration law transition period for the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) through December 31, 2019, including: (1) the annual reduction of nonimmigrant H-visa workers who may be admitted t...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 529.
HB4220IntroSchool District 318 Land Exchange Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to: (1) accept any offer by the Minnesota Independent School District number 318 in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, to convey to the United States approximately 1.6 acres of speci...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 528.
HB4166IntroLake Berryessa Recreation Enhancement Act of 2014 - Transfers the administrative jurisdiction over specified water and land that is within or adjacent to Lake Berryessa in California from the Bureau of Reclamation to the Bureau of Land Management (BL...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 527.
HB3806IntroGreat Smoky Mountains National Park Agreement Act of 2014 - Directs the National Park Service (NPS) to transfer $4 million to counties within Great Smoky Mountains National Park in accordance with the Memorandum of Agreement entered into by the Tenne...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 526.
HB3286IntroProtecting States, Opening National Parks Act - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to reimburse any state for state funds expended for an activity conducted in FY2014 during the federal government shutdown that was necessary to operate and open to...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 525.
HB1839IntroHermosa Creek Watershed Protection Act of 2013 - Designates specified federal lands in San Juan National Forest in Colorado as: (1) the Hermosa Creek Watershed and Protection Area, and (2) the Hermosa Creek Special Management Area. Requires the Secr...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 524.
HB1785IntroMountains to Sound Greenway National Heritage Area Act - Establishes the Mountains to Sound Greenway National Heritage Area in the state of Washington. Designates the Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust as the local coordinating entity for the Heritage...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 523.
HB1561IntroAuthorizes the Secretary of the Interior, through the National Park Service (NPS), to make improvements to a support facility, including a visitor center, for a National Historic Site administered by the NPS if such project: (1) is conducted within t...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 522.
HB1363IntroExploring for Geothermal Energy on Federal Lands Act - Exempts projects determined by the Secretary of the Interior to be geothermal exploration test projects from environmental impact statement requirements under the National Environmental Policy Ac...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 521.
SB609EngrossSan Juan County Federal Land Conveyance Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior, on request of the plaintiffs in the case Blancett v. United States Department of the Interior, et al., in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico, to ...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 541.
HB1103IntroAmends the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA) to recognize Alexander Creek, Alaska, as a Native village eligible for land and benefits under the Act. Requires Alexander Creek to file any amendments to its corporate charter in Alaska that are...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 520.
HB916IntroFederal Land Asset Inventory Reform Act of 2014 - (Sec. 2) Directs the Secretary of the Interior to develop and maintain a current, accurate multipurpose cadastre of federal real property (an inventory of real property of the federal government) to a...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 519.
HB706IntroBlackstone River Valley National Historical Park Establishment Act - (Sec. 3) Establishes the Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park in Massachusetts and Rhode Island as a unit of the National Park System. Requires the Secretary to prepare...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 518.
HB712IntroAmends the Highlands Conservation Act to extend, through FY2024, funding for: (1) land conservation partnership projects in the highlands regions of Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania; and (2) Forest Service and Department of Agricul...
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2014-12-22
Committee on Agriculture discharged.
SB354Engross(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the Senate reported version is repeated here.) Oregon Caves Revitalization Act of 2013 - (Sec. 3) Redesignates the Oregon Caves National Monument and lands identifi...
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2014-12-22
Reported by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 113-713.
SB363EngrossGeothermal Production Expansion Act of 2013 - Amends the Geothermal Steam Act of 1970 to allow the Department of the Interior to award noncompetitive leases on up to 640 acres of federal land for geothermal development if: (1) the land is available f...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 540.
SB311EngrossLower Mississippi River Area Study Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to complete a special resource study that evaluates the national significance of a specified study area located in Plaquemines Parish in Louisiana, and the feasibility of ...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 539.
HB361IntroAlpine Lakes Wilderness Additions and Pratt and Middle Fork Snoqualmie Rivers Protection Act - (Sec. 2) Designates certain land in the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest in the state of Washington, which shall be considered to become a part of th...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 517.
HB69IntroIllegal, Unreported, and Unregulated Fishing Enforcement Act of 2013 - Amends the High Seas Driftnet Fishing Moratorium Protection Act to direct the Secretary of Commerce (Secretary) and the Secretary of the department in which the Coast Guard is ope...
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2014-12-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 516.
HR778IntroExpresses support for the designation of National Federal Nurse Recognition Week. Recognizes the dedication and vital role of federal nurses and the need to maintain an adequate number of well-trained federal nurses. Commends federal nurses as integr...
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2014-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB5783IntroChildren's Savings Accounts Offer Parents Plenty of Reasons to Understand and Invest in Tuition Yearly Act or the CSA OPPORTUNITY Act - Amends part A (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) (TANF) of title IV of the Social Security Act (SSA) to dir...
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2014-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB5790IntroHealth Prizes Rewarding Innovation, Savings, and Effectiveness Act of 2014 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to design prize competitions open to competitors worldwide to realize...
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2014-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB5780IntroProtecting the Integrity of Medicare Act of 2014 - Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish cost-effective procedure...
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2014-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HR769IntroExpresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the health care, energy, telecommunications, and other industry sectors should continue their sector-specific efforts to protect critical infrastructure and prevent information security and cyb...
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2014-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
HR767IntroSupports the designation of a National Day of 3D printing. Recognizes the economic impact of 3D printing and its positive implications for the U.S. advanced manufacturing sector. Encourages the promotion and celebration of 3D printing technology.
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2014-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Committee
HB5771Pass(Although this measure has not been amended since it was passed by the House, the text was changed by H. Con. Res. 124, which made enrollment corrections, and the summary has been modified as necessary.) Division A: Tax Increase Prevention Act of 201...
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2014-12-19
Became Public Law No: 113-295.
HB5736IntroTo provide for the conveyance of certain property to the Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation located in Bethel, Alaska.
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2014-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy Committee
HB5462PassRevises aviation passenger security fee requirements to limit per round trip fees to $11.20.
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2014-12-19
Became Public Law No: 113-294.
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