US Congress Representative Al Green [D]

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USHR1394Intro
25%
Expressing support for the designation of September 2022 as "National Voting Rights Month".
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2022-09-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB8971Intro
25%
To establish a National Council on African American History and Culture within the National Endowment for the Humanities, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4380Engross
50%
Designates the Healing Garden located at 6900 Delta Drive in El Paso, Texas, as the El Paso Community Healing Garden National Memorial.
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2022-09-21
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USHB5441Intro
25%
Addresses the practice of soring horses. The soring of horses includes various actions taken on horses' limbs to produce higher gaits that may cause pain, distress, inflammation, or lameness. Specifically, the bill expands soring regulation and enfor...
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2022-09-21
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 46 - 9.
USHB5577Engross
50%
Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3900 Crown Road Southwest in Atlanta, Georgia, as the "John R. Lewis Post Office Building."
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2022-09-21
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB5141Intro
25%
Expands and otherwise modifies the allowable uses of New Access Point grant funds. These grants help health centers establish new delivery sites to provide comprehensive primary care to medically underserved populations. Specifically, health centers ...
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2022-09-21
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 52 - 0.
USHB82Intro
25%
Repeals provisions that reduce Social Security benefits for individuals who receive other benefits, such as a pension from a state or local government. The bill eliminates the government pension offset, which in various instances reduces Social Secur...
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2022-09-21
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 372.
USHB8770Intro
25%
To modify certain notice requirements, to study certain election requirements, to clarify certain election requirements, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 11.
USHR1382Intro
25%
Condemning the atrocities that occurred in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1906, in which White supremacist mobs brutalized, terrorized, and killed dozens of Black Americans, and reaffirming the commitment of the House of Representatives to combating hatred, in...
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2022-09-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR1353Intro
25%
Recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrating the heritage and culture of Latinos in the United States and the immense contributions of Latinos to the United States.
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2022-09-20
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H7975)
USHB8880Intro
25%
To require the Financial Literacy and Education Commission to carry out a study on the impact of language barriers to financial health, to require the website and toll-free telephone number of the Commission to be provided in the most commonly spoken...
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2022-09-19
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB5865Engross
50%
Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4110 Bluebonnet Drive in Stafford, Texas, as the "Leonard Scarcella Post Office Building."
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2022-09-15
Received in the Senate.
USHB3173Engross
50%
Establishes several requirements and standards relating to prior authorization processes under Medicare Advantage (MA) plans. Specifically, MA plans must (1) establish an electronic prior authorization program that meets specified standards, includin...
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2022-09-15
Received in the Senate.
USHB8818Intro
25%
To direct the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to issue an occupational safety and health standard to protect workers from wind-related injuries.
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2022-09-14
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8778Intro
25%
To require the Comptroller General to submit to Congress a report on the capacity of Federally-assisted housing to support broadband service, and for other purposes.
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2022-09-06
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6825Engross
50%
Modifies the Nonprofit Security Grant Program of the Department of Homeland Security and reauthorizes appropriations for such program through FY2028. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) must establish an office, headed by a senior FEMA off...
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2022-08-03
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB1842PassDirects the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue 50,000 $5 gold coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins emblematic of the legacy of Harriet Tubman as an abolitionist. The Secretary may issue coins under this bill on...
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2022-08-03
Became Public Law No: 117-163.
USHB1808Engross
50%
Makes it a crime to knowingly import, sell, manufacture, transfer, or possess a semiautomatic assault weapon (SAW) or large capacity ammunition feeding device (LCAFD). The prohibition does not apply to a firearm that is (1) manually operated by bolt,...
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2022-08-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB263Engross
50%
Revises requirements governing the trade of big cats (i.e., species of lion, tiger, leopard, cheetah, jaguar, or cougar or any hybrid of such species). Specifically, it revises restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats, including to r...
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2022-08-01
Received in the Senate.
USHR1305Intro
25%
Recognizing Islam as one of the great religions of the world.
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2022-07-29
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR517Intro
25%
This resolution supports the designation of a Slavery Remembrance Day and condemns slavery and its progenies.
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2022-07-27
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1256, H. Res. 517 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H7182-7184; text: CR H7183-7184)
USHB2920Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or the Department of Justice (DOJ) to exercise discretion in certain immigration cases. The bill also removes certain requirements related to birthright citizenship. Under this bill, DOJ or DHS may...
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2022-07-27
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 16.
USHB4590Engross
50%
Requires federal banking agencies to study and report on the challenges faced by entities attempting to become chartered depository institutions and to develop a strategic plan to assist in the application process. The strategic plan must (1) promote...
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2022-07-27
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB2965Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Housing and Urban Development to establish a grant program for safe parking programs operated by local governments, tribes, nonprofit organizations, and certain organizations that assist the homeless. Safe parking programs p...
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2022-07-27
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 22.
USHB7123Intro
25%
To require the Government Accountability Office to conduct a study to identify barriers to reducing homelessness by providing housing assistance under the Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher programs, and for other purposes.
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2022-07-27
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 23.
USHB4277Intro
25%
Prohibits a financial institution from engaging in unfair or deceptive acts in connection with overdraft coverage. Each financial institution that offers overdraft coverage for accounts must disclose overdraft coverage fees. It must also disclose tha...
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2022-07-27
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 22.
USHB8485Intro
25%
To amend the Equal Credit Opportunity Act to require creditors to consider certain additional credit information when making mortgage loans, and for other purposes.
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2022-07-27
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 23.
USHB8535Intro
25%
To posthumously award a Congressional gold medal to Shirley Chisholm.
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2022-07-27
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB8529Intro
25%
Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 110 East Alexander Street in Three Rivers, Texas, as the "Private Felix Z. Longoria Veterans' Memorial Post Office."
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2022-07-27
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR1286Intro
25%
This resolution recommends that the Department of Health and Human Services declare a public health emergency to respond to the spread of monkeypox in countries, including the United States, where the disease is not endemic. (Monkeypox is a viral dis...
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2022-07-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3630Intro
25%
Provides for Medicare coverage of lymphedema compression treatment items. Specifically, the bill provides for coverage of (1) standard and custom fitted gradient compression garments that are prescribed by a physician or other specified health care p...
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2022-07-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 336.
USHB8404Engross
50%
Provides statutory authority for same-sex and interracial marriages. Specifically, the bill repeals and replaces provisions that define, for purposes of federal law, marriage as between a man and a woman and spouse as a person of the opposite sex wit...
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2022-07-21
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 449.
USHB8373Engross
50%
Sets out statutory protections for an individual's right to access and a health care provider's right to provide contraception and related information. Contraception refers to an action taken to prevent pregnancy, including the use of contraceptives ...
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2022-07-21
Received in the Senate.
USHB8477Intro
25%
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require mandatory certification for certain students and reduce stigma associated with unpaid school meal fees, and for other purposes.
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2022-07-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8444Intro
25%
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to require paid rest breaks for certain construction employees, and for other purposes.
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2022-07-20
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB8448Intro
25%
Denies employers a tax deduction for any expenditures incurred for attempting to influence their employees with respect to labor organizations or labor organization activities, such as elections, labor disputes, and collective actions. The bill requi...
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2022-07-20
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB8445Intro
25%
To authorize the Director of the National Museum of American History of the Smithsonian Institution to support LGBTQI+ history and women's history education programs, and for other purposes.
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2022-07-20
To House Administration Committee
USHB4258Intro
25%
Establishes the Improving Digital Identity Task Force to establish a government-wide effort to develop secure methods for governmental agencies to validate identity attributes to protect the privacy and security of individuals and support reliable, i...
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2022-07-20
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 15.
USHB203Engross
50%
Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4020 Broadway Street in Houston, Texas, as the "Benny C. Martinez Post Office Building."
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2022-07-18
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB8297Engross
50%
Prohibits anyone acting under state law from interfering with a person's ability to access out-of-state abortion services. (Abortion services includes the use of any drugs that are approved to terminate pregnancies and any health care services relate...
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2022-07-18
Received in the Senate.
USHR892Intro
25%
This resolution calls on the government of Rwanda to immediately release Paul Rusesabagina on humanitarian grounds and permit him to return safely to the United States. The resolution calls on the government of Rwanda to ensure Paul Rusesabagina rece...
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2022-07-14
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6538Engross
50%
Requires a designated officer of the Department of Justice to act as the national coordinator of an Active Shooter Alert Communications Network regarding an emergency involving an active shooter. The bill sets forth duties of the coordinator, includi...
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2022-07-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1193Engross
50%
Addresses research, education, and awareness concerning valvular heart disease and its treatment. This disease is caused by damage to or disease affecting any valve that controls blood flow in the heart. The National Institutes of Health may conduct ...
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2022-07-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 443.
USHB8269Intro
25%
To bring parity to the collection of housing data with respect to key demographics not currently captured in Federal data sets and thereby to enhance accountability and transparency in the evaluation of housing and housing programs, and for other pur...
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2022-07-01
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB7585Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and others to undertake efforts to reduce health disparities. For example, the bill (1) requires more detailed reporting of demographic and health disparities data, including related to public...
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2022-06-29
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR1209Intro
25%
Recognizing that it is the duty of the Federal Government to develop and implement a Transgender Bill of Rights to protect and codify the rights of transgender and nonbinary people under the law and ensure their access to medical care, shelter, safet...
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2022-06-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR1132Intro
25%
This resolution calls on the Russian government to immediately release Brittney Griner. The resolution urges the United States, in all interactions with the Russian government, to raise the case of Brittney Griner and to press for her release. The re...
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2022-06-24
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1204, H. Res. 1132 is considered passed House. (consideration: CR H5892; text: CR H5892)
USHB3355Intro
25%
Prohibits the transporting, receiving, possessing, purchasing, selling, or donation by a person of an equine (e.g., horse) that the person has reason to believe will be slaughtered for human consumption.
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2022-06-23
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB8203Intro
25%
Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 651 Business Interstate Highway 35 North Suite 420 in New Braunfels, Texas, as the "Bob Krueger Post Office."
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2022-06-23
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB68Intro
25%
Expands efforts to detect and address housing discrimination. Specifically, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) must conduct a nationwide testing program to (1) detect and document differences in the treatment of prospective renters...
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2022-06-22
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 24.
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