US Congress Representative Albio Sires [D]

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USHB4892IntroTo reestablish the Office of Noise Abatement and Control in the Environmental Protection Agency, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1569IntroProvides statutory authority for the Critically Endangered Animals Conservation Fund, which finances a grant program to protect critically endangered species. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of the Interior to establish the fund as a s...
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2021-07-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2946IntroTo advance the strategic alignment of United States diplomatic tools toward the realization of free, fair, and transparent elections in Nicaragua and to reaffirm the commitment of the United States to protect the fundamental freedoms and human rights...
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB2793IntroExtends through FY2028 the Highlands Conservation Act, which provides for land conservation in Highlands states (i.e., Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania). The bill authorizes the Fish and Wildlife Service to add a municipality to th...
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2021-07-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3396IntroRequires the Department of the Interior to provide financial assistance for the conservation of butterflies and moths in North America; plant species in Hawaii, Guam, American Samoa, and the Northern Mariana Islands; freshwater mussels in the United ...
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2021-07-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3135IntroTo amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to prohibit importation, exportation, transportation, sale, receipt, acquisition, and purchase in interstate or foreign commerce, or in a manner substantially affecting interstate or foreign commerce, or poss...
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2021-07-29
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4526IntroTo establish an Office of City and State Diplomacy within the Department of State, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 43 - 3.
USHB4589IntroTo amend the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to establish in the Department of State a Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer and the Foreign Service Act of 1980 to promote increased diversity and inclusion in the Foreign Service, and f...
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR549IntroCondemning the assassination of the Haitian President, and urging United States and global support of Haitian-led solutions.
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2021-07-29
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB903IntroModifies the workplace rights, protections, and benefits applicable to Transportation Security Administration (TSA) personnel. Specifically, the bill within 180 days, eliminates personnel authorities of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and t...
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 19 - 11.
USHB3095IntroTo ensure that authorizations issued by the Secretary of Transportation to foreign air carriers do not undermine labor rights or standards, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4077IntroTo amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to require that supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits be calculated using the value of the low-cost food plan, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHR565IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives to reduce traffic fatalities to zero by 2050.
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2021-07-28
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB4714IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the credit for expenditures to provide access to disabled individuals, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4497IntroTo facilitate the development of affordable housing, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-22
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E800-801)
USHB4615IntroTo require the Secretary of State to establish an expedited procedure to renew or extend the period of validity of certain passports, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB1158EngrossDirects the Department of State, when providing overseas assistance for refugees, to ensure the provision of safe and secure access to sanitation facilities, with a special emphasis on women, girls, and vulnerable populations.
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2021-07-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4406IntroTo amend titles XI and XIX of the Social Security Act to provide increased financial support to the territories under the Medicaid program, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-21
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR277IntroThis resolution reaffirms the House of Representatives' commitment to media diversity and expresses its pledge to eliminate barriers to such diversity.
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2021-07-20
Pursuant to section 7 of H. Res. 535, and the motion offered by Mr. Hoyer, the following bills passed under suspension of the rules: H.R. 678; H.R. 1036; H.R. 1079, as amended; H.R. 1158; H.R. 1250; H.R. 1754; H.R. 1833, as amended; H.R. 1850; H.R. 1871; H.R. 1877, as amended; H.R. 1893; H.R. 1895; H.R. 2118; H.R. 2795, as amended; H.R. 2928; H.R. 2980, as amended; H.R. 3003; H.R. 3138, as amended; H.R. 3223; H.R. 3263; and H.R. 3264; and the following resolutions were agreed to under suspension of the rules: H. Res. 277; and H. Res. 294. (consideration: CR H3715-3730; text: CR H3729)
USHB4542IntroTo direct the Secretary of Energy to provide grants for energy improvements to certain public buildings, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4503IntroTo exclude from consideration as income under the housing assistance programs of the Department of Housing and Urban Development amounts received by a family from the Department of Veterans Affairs for service-related disabilities of a member of the ...
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2021-07-19
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR536IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week of July 19 through July 25, 2021, as "Black Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week", and supporting the goals and ideals of raising awareness and understanding of maternal mental health conditions as ...
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2021-07-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4496IntroTo provide a path to end homelessness in the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-16
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB4495IntroTo provide downpayment assistance to first-generation homebuyers to address multigenerational inequities in access to homeownership and to narrow and ultimately close the racial homeownership gap in the United States, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-16
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR534IntroExpressing solidarity with Cuban citizens demonstrating peacefully for fundamental freedoms, condemning the Cuban regime's acts of repression, and calling for the immediate release of arbitrarily detained Cuban citizens.
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2021-07-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2503IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish an interagency council on social determinants of health, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-15
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB2119IntroModifies, expands, and reauthorizes through FY2026 the Family Violence and Prevention Services program, which funds emergency shelters and supports related assistance for victims of domestic violence. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of...
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2021-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 20.
USHB2569IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for a presumption of service connection for diseases associated with exposure to certain herbicide agents for veterans who served in close proximity to the Republic of Vietnam, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB2580IntroIncludes veterans who participated in the cleanup of radioactive materials at Palomares, Spain, as radiation-exposed veterans for purposes of the Department of Veterans Affairs presumption of service-connection for specified cancers. Under a presumpt...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB3764IntroTo direct the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to provide for ocean-based climate solutions to reduce carbon emissions and global warming; to make coastal communities more resilient; and to provide for the conserva...
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2021-07-14
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 19.
USHB2724IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide for peer support specialists for claimants who are survivors of military sexual trauma, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHR529IntroStanding with the Cuban people and their struggle for freedom, democracy, and human rights.
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2021-07-13
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB239EngrossProhibits the Department of Veterans Affairs from requiring payment from a veteran for any contraceptive item that is required to be covered by health insurance plans without a cost-sharing requirement.
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2021-07-12
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB391EngrossDirects the President to create the Global Health Security Agenda Interagency Review Council to implement the Global Health Security Agenda, an initiative launched by nearly 30 nations to address global infectious disease threats. The council's respo...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1500EngrossRequires the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report on the impact of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic on the agency's basic education programs. This report shall include (1) an assessment of the global learn...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2225EngrossReauthorizes the National Science Foundation (NSF) through FY2026 and authorizes programs and activities at the NSF. The bill establishes requirements for the NSF, including to enter into a contract with the National Academies of Science, Engineering...
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2021-07-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4402IntroTo address and take action to prevent bullying and harassment of students.
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2021-07-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR525IntroThis resolution expresses support for the designation of Journeyman Lineworkers Recognition Day. (A journeyman lineworker is a person who builds and maintains electrical power systems.)
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2021-07-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3277IntroTo amend the Animal Welfare Act to increase protections for animals, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB3473IntroTo establish an expansive infrastructure program to create local jobs and raise the quality of life in every community, to launch middle class career pathways in infrastructure, and to invest in high-quality American jobs, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-01
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB2837IntroRepeals a lifetime ban that prohibits individuals convicted of certain offenses related to the possession, use, or distribution of a controlled substance from receiving Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits or assistance under pro...
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2021-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB4332IntroTo address and take action to prevent bullying and harassment of students.
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2021-07-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4311IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of dental, vision, and hearing care under the Medicare program.
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2021-07-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4315IntroTo provide for cost-of-living increases for certain Federal benefits programs based on increases in the Consumer Price Index for the elderly.
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2021-07-01
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4292IntroTo provide for the establishment of COVID-19 and pandemic response centers of excellence, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4277IntroTo amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish fair and transparent practices related to the marketing and provision of overdraft coverage programs at financial institutions, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-30
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB4286IntroTo extend the protections of the Fair Housing Act to persons suffering discrimination on the basis of sex or sexual orientation, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR510IntroRecognizing the month of June as "Immigrant Heritage Month", a celebration of the accomplishments and contributions immigrants and their children have made in making the United States a healthier, safer, more diverse, prosperous country, and acknowle...
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2021-06-29
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4220IntroTo amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to establish a National Climate Service Corps to help communities withstand and respond to changes in the Earth's climate with respect to natural disasters, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-29
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4208IntroTo amend the Communications Act of 1934 to clarify the obligations of licensees under section 331 of that Act, and for other purposes.
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2021-06-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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