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HB884IntroChildren's Consignment Event Recognition Act of 2017 This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to exclude from the meaning of "employee" subject to minimum wage and maximum hours requirements any individuals who volunteer their services a...
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2017-02-06
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
SJR21IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to Cross-State Air Pollution Rule Update for the 2008 Ozone NAAQS. This j...
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2017-02-03
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
HB736IntroBlack Box Privacy Protection Act This bill amends the Automobile Information Disclosure Act to require manufacturers of new automobiles to disclose on the information label affixed to the window of the automobile: (1) the presence and location of an ...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
HB727IntroTo amend the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit Federal funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting after fiscal year 2019. This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit federal funding for the Corporation for Public Broadca...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
HB740IntroRobo COP Act Robo Calls Off Phones Act This bill directs the Federal Trade Commission to revise the do-not-call registry provisions of the Telemarketing Sales Rule to prohibit politically-oriented recorded message telephone calls to telephone numbers...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
HB797IntroTo amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to remove the matching requirement for a territory to use specially allocated Federal funds for Medicare covered part D drugs for low-income individuals. This bill amends title XIX (Medicaid) of the Socia...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HR69IntroExpressing support for designation of the 17th day in May as "DIPG Awareness Day" to raise awareness and encourage the research into cures for diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG) and pediatric cancers in general. Expresses support for the designa...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB749IntroLower Drug Costs through Competition Act This bill amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise provisions regarding review and approval of generic drug applications or supplements to generic drug applications for drugs: (1) for which th...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB629IntroVeterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act This bill prohibits, in any case arising out of the administration of laws and benefits by the Department of Veterans Affairs, any person who is mentally incapacitated, deemed mentally incompetent, or experiencin...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Committee
HB855IntroSAVINGS Act Save Access to a Valuable Investment Needed to Generate Savings Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to allow: (1) an individual taxpayer to use a portion or all of a tax refund to purchase U.S. savings bonds in pa...
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2017-02-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
SB300IntroSunlight for Unaccountable Non-profits (SUN) Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to require: (1) the annual tax return information for tax-exempt organizations and deferred compensation plans to be made available to the public at no charge...
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2017-02-03
To Senate Finance Committee
HB486IntroGrant's Law This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to require mandatory detention of any alien who is unlawfully present in the United States and arrested for inadmissible or deportable crimes. The bill transfers release authority from ...
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2017-02-03
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H964)
HJR59IntroProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to "Accidental Release Prevention Requirements: Risk Management Programs under the Clean Air...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
SB301IntroConscience Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to codify the prohibition against the federal government and state and local governments that receive federal financial assistance for health-related activities penalizi...
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2017-02-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
HR84IntroExpressing support for designation of February 4, 2017, as National Cancer Prevention Day. Expresses support for the designation of National Cancer Prevention Day.
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB632IntroMark Takai Atomic Veterans Healthcare Parity Act This bill includes veterans who participated in the cleanup of Enewetak Atoll in the Marshall Islands between January 1, 1977, and December 31, 1980, as radiation exposed veterans for purposes of the D...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Committee
HB476IntroVET Act Veterans Emergency Treatment Act This bill requires that a veteran enrolled in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) health care program who requests a medical examination or treatment at an emergency department of a VA medical facility be ...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB578IntroMilitary Residency Choice Act This bill amends the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to permit the spouse of a servicemember to elect to use the same residence as the servicemember for purposes of taxation and voting, regardless of the date on which th...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Committee
HJR51IntroApproving the discontinuation of the process for consideration and automatic implementation of the annual proposal of the Independent Medicare Advisory Board under section 1899A of the Social Security Act. This joint resolution initiates the process ...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB833IntroSAND Act of 2017 Sand Acquisition, Nourishment, and Development Act of 2017 This bill amends the Water Resources Development Act of 1986 to eliminate the limitation that the Army Corps of Engineers may acquire fill material for beach erosion and nour...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Committee
HB726IntroTo prohibit Federal funding of National Public Radio and the use of Federal funds to acquire radio content. This bill prohibits federal funding to organizations incorporated to: (1) make radio programs available for broadcast over noncommercial educa...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Committee
HB611IntroVA Accountability First and Appeals Modernization Act of 2017 This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to remove or demote a VA employee based on performance or misconduct. The VA may remove such individual from the civil service ...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Committee
HB714IntroLUMMA Legitimate Use of Medicinal Marihuana Act This bill transfers marijuana from schedule I to schedule II of the Controlled Substances Act. It specifies that no provision of the Controlled Substances Act prohibits or restricts activities related t...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB388IntroVeterans Health Equity Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to ensure that veterans eligible for hospital care and medical services through the VA have access to: (1) at least one full-service VA hospital in each of the 4...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB307IntroLead by Example Act of 2017 This bill provides that, beginning January 3, 2019, the only health care plan the federal government may make available to Members of Congress and congressional staff shall be health care provided through the Department of...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HJR63IntroAuthorization for Use of Military Force against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant This joint resolution authorizes the President to use the U.S. Armed Forces against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) or associated persons or forc...
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2017-02-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
HB457IntroVA Appeals Modernization Act of 2017 This bill amends the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) benefits appeals process to permit a claimant to request: a review of the Agency of Original Jurisdiction's decision by a higher-level adjudicator within th...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Committee
HB418IntroEarly Intervention for Veterans and their Families Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a three-year pilot program with community partners (private nonprofit organizations) to provide intensive community care coo...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB706IntroPlan Verification and Fairness Act of 2017 This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to require health insurance exchanges to verify an individual's eligibility for a special enrollment period before coverage is made effective. ...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
SJR20IntroA joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clarify the authority of Congress and the States to regulate corporations, limited liability companies, and other corporate entities established by the laws of any ...
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2017-02-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
SR46IntroAn original resolution authorizing expenditures by the Committee on the Budget. Authorizes expenditures by the Senate Committee on the Budget for the 115th Congress.
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2017-02-03
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
HB411IntroVeteran Suicide Prevention Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to complete a publicly available review of the deaths of all covered veterans who died by suicide during the preceding five-year period. Such review shall includ...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB851IntroHousing Financial Literacy Act of 2017 This bill amends the National Housing Act to modify the discount given by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) on single-family mortgage-insurance premium payments for first-time homebuyers who complete a fi...
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2017-02-03
To House Financial Services Committee
HR64IntroRecognizing the roles and contributions of America's Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) and their role in providing quality healthcare for the public. Thanks and promotes the profession of Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) ...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB824IntroNo Transportation Funds for Sanctuary Cities Act This bill prohibits the obligation or expenditure of certain national infrastructure investment funds for discretionary grants (commonly known as Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery ...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit Committee
HJR62IntroProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection relating to prepaid accounts under the Electronic Fund Transfer Act and the Truth in Lending ...
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2017-02-03
To House Financial Services Committee
HB708IntroState Age Rating Flexibility Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to increase the permissible variation based on age for health insurance premiums for coverage offered in the individual or small group market from a factor of thr...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HR86IntroProviding amounts for the expenses of the Committee on Education and the Workforce in the One Hundred Fifteenth Congress. Provides amounts for the expenses of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce for the 115th Congress.
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2017-02-03
To House Administration Committee
HB709IntroWe Are Watching You Act of 2017 This bill prohibits an operator of a video service from collecting visual or auditory information from the vicinity of the device used to display the video programming stream to the consumer unless the operator: (1) di...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
HB816IntroFACT Act Federal Accountability in Chemical Testing Act This bill amends the ICCVAM Authorization Act of 2000 to require the reports of the Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Validation of Alternative Methods (ICCVAM) to include a description ...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HR87IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that a Global Marshall Plan holds the potential to demonstrate the commitment of the United States to peace and prosperity through poverty reduction in the United States and abroad. Expresses the s...
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2017-02-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
SB303IntroA bill to discontinue a Federal program that authorizes State and local law enforcement officers to investigate, apprehend, and detain aliens in accordance with a written agreement with the Director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and to ...
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2017-02-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
SB299IntroAgency Accountability Act of 2017 This bill requires any agency that receives a fee, fine, penalty, or proceeds from a settlement to deposit the amount in the general fund of the Treasury. The funds may not be used unless the funding is provided in a...
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2017-02-03
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
HB854IntroRetirement Security for American Workers Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to modify the qualification requirements for certain multiple employer retirement plans. A multipl...
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2017-02-03
To House Ways And Means Committee
HB820IntroChildhood Cancer STAR Act Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment, Access, and Research Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to authorize the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to provide support to collect the medical specime...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB334IntroVictims of Agent Orange Relief Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of State shall provide assistance: (1) to address the health care needs of covered individuals, (2) to institutions in Vietnam that provide health care to such individuals, (...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Committee
HB705IntroVerify Eligibility Coverage Act The bill amends title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act to allow a state to delay or deny an individual's initial eligibility for Medicaid benefits without providing a reasonable opportunity to submit evidence ...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB774IntroMedicaid Coverage of Tobacco Cessation Nonprescription Drugs Act This bill amends title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act to eliminate restrictions on state Medicaid program coverage of nonprescription drugs for tobacco cessation. Under curre...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HJR39IntroDisapproving a rule submitted by the Department of Health and Human Services relating to "Compliance with Title X Requirements by Project Recipients in Selecting Subrecipients". This joint resolution nullifies a Department of Health and Human Service...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
HB858IntroDREAMers, Immigrants, and Refugees (DIRe) Legal Aid Act This bill directs the Department of Justice to make grants to nonprofit legal services providers with immigration law expertise to provide immigration-related legal services and advice to an ali...
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2017-02-03
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
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