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HB2540IntroFlood Prevention Act of 2017 This bill amends the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 to make the District of Columbia eligible to receive federal coastal zone management funding, including flood mitigation and prevention funds.
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
SR187IntroA resolution congratulating and honoring Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory on 50 years of groundbreaking discoveries. Congratulates and honors the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab) on its semicentennial. Wishes Fermilab success in ...
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2017-06-07
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3343; text as passed Senate: CR S3339)
HB2821IntroREACH Act Research and Experimentation Advances Competitiveness at Home Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax credit for increasing research activities (known as the research and experimentation tax credit), to: incr...
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2017-06-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
SB1307IntroAffordable Health Insurance for the Middle Class Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to modify the eligibility requirements for the premium assistance tax credit, which is provided to eligible individuals and families to subsidize the purc...
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2017-06-07
To Senate Finance Committee
HB2798IntroNo Russian DACHA Act No Russian Diplomatic Access to Compounds Here in America Act This bill prohibits the President from allowing access by the government of the Russian Federation or its personnel to Russian-owned diplomatic facilities and properti...
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2017-06-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
SB1309IntroTribal Social Security Fairness Act This bill amends title II (Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act to direct the Social Security Administration, at the request of an Indian tribe, to enter into an agreement with t...
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2017-06-07
To Senate Finance Committee
SB1306IntroHistoric Downtown Preservation and Access Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow refundable tax credits for 50% of the expenses paid or incurred by the taxpayer during the year for: (1) installing an elevator or a sprinkler system in...
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2017-06-07
To Senate Finance Committee
HB2368IntroRight to Try Act This bill requires the federal government to allow unrestricted manufacturing, distribution, prescribing, and dispensing of experimental drugs, biological products, and medical devices that are authorized by state law and intended to...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
SR186IntroA resolution recognizing the Aviation Cadet Museum in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, as the national aviation cadet museum of the United States. Recognizes the Aviation Cadet Museum in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, as the national aviation cadet museum of the...
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2017-06-07
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
HB2414IntroSWAMP Act of 2017 Stop Waste And Misuse by the President Act of 2017 This bill requires the President, Vice President, President-elect, Vice President-elect, or an immediate family member of such an official, whom the U.S. Secret Service is authorize...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
HB2808IntroFirst Time Homeowner Savings Plan Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase from $10,000 to $25,000 the maximum amount that may be withdrawn, without penalty, from a qualified retirement plan for purposes of assisting a first-time ho...
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2017-06-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
SB1314IntroPipeline Fairness and Transparency Act
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2017-06-07
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
SR185IntroA resolution recognizing and expressing support for the goals and ideals of National Water Safety Month. Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Water Safety Month. Acknowledges the grief of families who have faced the loss of a loved ...
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2017-06-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
HB2814IntroCorporate Responsibility and Taxpayer Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to impose a tax on large employers whose employees receive certain federal benefits during the year. A "large employer" is an employer who employe...
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2017-06-07
To House Ways And Means Committee
HB2813IntroSADD Act Standing Against Dirty Diplomacy Act This bill amends the Export-Import Bank Act of 1945 to prohibit the Export-Import Bank from guaranteeing, insuring, extending credit, or participating in the extension of credit in connection with the pur...
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2017-06-07
To House Financial Services Committee
SB1302IntroTemporary Judgeship Conversion Act of 2017 This bill converts certain temporary U.S. district court judgeships to permanent judgeships in specified U.S. judicial districts in Arizona, California, Florida, Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico, North Carolina,...
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2017-06-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HJR101IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the number of terms an individual may serve as a Member of Congress. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting Members of the Senate to two full terms a...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
HB2417IntroPregnant Workers Fairness Act This bill prohibits employment practices that discriminate against making reasonable accommodations for job applicants or employees affected by pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions. Specifically, the bill...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
SB1304IntroA bill to amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exclude customary prompt pay discounts from manufacturers to wholesalers from the average sales price for drugs and biologicals under Medicare, and for other purposes. This bill modi...
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2017-06-07
To Senate Finance Committee
SB1221IntroCountering Russian Influence in Europe and Eurasia Act of 2017 This bill declares that the United States supports the "Stimson Doctrine" and thus does not recognize territorial changes effected by force, including the illegal invasions and occupation...
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2017-06-06
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 118.
HB366PassDHS SAVE Act DHS Stop Asset and Vehicle Excess Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to make the Under Secretary for Management of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) responsible for overseeing and managing vehicle fle...
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2017-06-06
Became Public Law No: 115-38. (TXT | PDF)
HR354IntroCondemning the violence against peaceful protesters outside the Turkish Ambassador's residence on May 16, 2017, and calling for the perpetrators to be brought to justice and measures to be taken to prevent similar incidents in the future. Expresses t...
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2017-06-06
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 397 - 0 (Roll no. 286). (text: CR H4628-4629)
HB2644IntroChronic Kidney Disease Improvement in Research and Treatment Act of 2017
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2017-06-06
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB375PassTo designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 719 Church Street in Nashville, Tennessee, as the "Fred D. Thompson Federal Building and United States Courthouse". (Sec. 1) This bill designates the federal building and U.S. ...
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2017-06-06
Became Public Law No: 115-39. (TXT | PDF)
HR355IntroCondemning in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks in Manchester, United Kingdom, on May 22, 2017, expressing heartfelt condolences, and reaffirming unwavering support for the special relationship between our peoples and nations in the wake of t...
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2017-06-06
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
SB1294IntroNative American Education Opportunity Act This bill amends the Education Amendments of 1978 to require the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), at the request of a federally recognized Indian tribe, to provide funds for tribal education savings account pr...
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2017-06-06
To Senate Indian Affairs Committee
SB1292IntroSpecial Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Act of 2017 This bill amends the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to provide that the Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism shall have the rank of ambassador and be appointed...
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2017-06-06
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
HB2782IntroRISE Act of 2017 Respond, Innovate, Succeed, and Empower Act of 2017 This bill amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 to set forth requirements about data collection related to students with disabilities. Specifically, the bill requires institutions...
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2017-06-06
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
HR376IntroExpressing support for designation of July 2, 2017, as the "National Day of Personal Reflection and Repentance". Expresses support for the designation of a National Day of Personal Reflection and Repentance.
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2017-06-06
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
HB2785IntroVeterans Emergency Room Relief Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to enter into contracts under which the VA pays health care providers the reasonable costs of urgent care provided to eligible veterans at non-VA fac...
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2017-06-06
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HJR105IntroCondemning the deadly attack on May 26, 2017, in Portland, Oregon, expressing deepest condolences to the families and friends of the victims, and supporting community efforts to overcome hatred, bigotry, and violence. This joint resolution condemns t...
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2017-06-06
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
SB1293IntroInvent and Manufacture in America Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the research tax credit, to allow an increased credit for qualified domestic manufacturers. A "qualified domestic manufacturer" is a taxpayer who has do...
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2017-06-06
To Senate Finance Committee
SB1295IntroRISE Act of 2017 Respond, Innovate, Succeed, and Empower Act of 2017 This bill amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 to set forth requirements about data collection related to students with disabilities. Specifically, the bill requires institutions...
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2017-06-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
SB1291IntroAdvancing Medical Resident Training in Community Hospitals Act of 2017 This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to revise payment rules for graduate medical education (GME) costs with respect to a hospital that establishes a...
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2017-06-06
To Senate Finance Committee
SJR44IntroA joint resolution condemning the deadly attack on May 26, 2017, in Portland, Oregon, expressing deepest condolences to the families and friends of the victims, and supporting efforts to overcome hatred, bigotry, and violence. This joint resolution c...
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2017-06-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB2793IntroConsumer Transaction Account Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Federal Deposit Insurance Act to specify that consumer transaction account deposits of an insured depository institution shall not be considered to be funds obtained through a d...
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2017-06-06
To House Financial Services Committee
SB1296IntroPRIVATE Act Protecting the Rights of IndiViduals Against Technological Exploitation Act This bill amends the Uniform Code of Military Justice to prohibit a person from knowingly and wrongfully broadcasting or distributing an intimate visual image of ...
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2017-06-06
To Senate Armed Services Committee
SR18IntroA resolution reaffirming the United States-Argentina partnership and recognizing Argentina's economic reforms. Declares that the Senate: upholds its commitment to the partnership between the United States and Argentina and reaffirms that Argentina is...
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2017-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 114.
HB2599IntroMedicare Orthotics and Prosthetics Improvement Act of 2017
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2017-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB1973EngrossProtecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Victims of Child Abuse Act of 1990 to extend the duty to report suspected child abuse to adults who are authorized to interact with minor or amateur athletes at an a...
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2017-06-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
SB1129IntroCoast Guard Authorization Act of 2017 This bill authorizes: (1) appropriations for the Coast Guard for FY2018-FY2019, and (2) a specified level of end-of-year strength for active duty personnel and military training student loads for such fiscal year...
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2017-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 112.
SB61IntroA bill to remove the sunset provision of section 203 of Public Law 105-384 and for other purposes. (Sec. 1) This bill makes permanent the authority of Washington, Oregon, and California to adopt and enforce state laws governing fishing and processing...
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2017-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 111.
SR176IntroA resolution commemorating the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem. Recognizes the 50th anniversary of Jerusalem's reunification and extends the Senate's friendship and hopes for peace to Jerusalem's residents and Israel's people. Reaf...
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2017-06-05
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Yea-Nay Vote. 90 - 0. Record Vote Number: 138. (consideration: CR S3235-3238)
HB1761EngrossProtecting Against Child Exploitation Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill makes it a federal crime, subject to certain jurisdictional requirements, to: (1) knowingly produce or cause to be produced a visual depiction of a minor engaged in any sexually exp...
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2017-06-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
HB2514IntroFASTER Act Funding for Aviation Screeners and Threat Elimination Restoration Act This bill repeals the requirement that a portion of aviation security service fees be credited as offsetting receipts and deposited into the general fund of the Treasury...
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2017-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Protective Security Committee
SB1290IntroWelfare Reform and Upward Mobility Act This bill requires the President to include in the annual budget proposal the total level of means-tested welfare spending by the federal, state, and local governments for the most recent fiscal year for which s...
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2017-06-05
To Senate Finance Committee
HB2524IntroTo provide for conveyance of a former immigration and customs facility from the Department of Homeland Security to Ventura County, California. This bill authorizes the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to convey all U.S. interest in real property...
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2017-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency Committee
HB660IntroBureau of Reclamation Transparency Act (Sec. 4) This bill directs the Department of the Interior to submit to Congress, make publicly available, and biennially update an Asset Management Report that describes the Bureau of Reclamation's efforts to ma...
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2017-06-02
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 103.
HB2301IntroCourt Legal Access and Student Support (CLASS) Act of 2017 This bill makes procedures for the enforcement of arbitration agreements inapplicable to an enrollment agreement between a student and an institution of higher education (IHE). The bill also ...
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2017-06-02
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
HB2282IntroEquality Act This bill amends the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to include sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity among the prohibited categories of discrimination or segregation in places of public accommodation. The bill defines: "sex" to include ...
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2017-06-02
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
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