US Congress Representative Andre Carson [D]

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USHB6772IntroHistorically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Homeland Security Partnerships Act
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2018-09-21
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency Committee
USHR1073IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Presidential Determination of the annual refugee admissions limit in fiscal year 2019 shall be no less than 110,000 and that President Trump and his administration must operate the United ...
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2018-09-20
To House Judiciary Committee
USHCR132IntroExpressing the sense of Congress that the President does not have the authority under the Constitution to grant himself reprieve or pardon for offenses against the United States. Expresses the sense of Congress that the President does not have consti...
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2018-09-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB6545IntroViolence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2018-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2147PassVeterans Treatment Court Improvement Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to hire at least 50 Veterans Justice Outreach Specialists under the Veterans Justice Outreach Program. Each of these specialists must...
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2018-09-17
Became Public Law No: 115-240.
USHB2899IntroSecond Chance Reauthorization Act of 2017 This bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to: revise and reauthorize grant programs for offender reentry demonstration projects; family-based substance abuse treatment; and evalu...
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2018-09-13
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
USHB502IntroTo permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund. This bill amends the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 to make permanent the authorization for the Land and Water Conservation Fund. No less than 1.5% of the annual authorize...
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2018-09-13
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR1068IntroRecognizing 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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2018-09-13
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB6805IntroPregnant Women in Custody Act Protecting the Health and Wellness of Babies and Pregnant Women in Custody Act
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2018-09-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5306IntroEMPOWER Care Act Ensuring Medicaid Provides Opportunities for Widespread Equity, Resources, and Care Act
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2018-09-13
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR401IntroUrging China, South Korea, Vietnam, Thailand, the Philippines, Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, India, and all nations to outlaw the dog and cat meat trade and to enforce existing laws against the trade. Calls for an end to the dog and cat meat industry. U...
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2018-09-12
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHR1060IntroCommending Alice Allison Dunnigan for her barrier-breaking career in journalism.
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2018-09-12
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR1058IntroExpressing support for designation of the month of September as "National Voting Rights Month".
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2018-09-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6764IntroHumane Correctional Health Care Act
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2018-09-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6681IntroAretha Franklin Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2018-08-24
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6677IntroClean Slate Act of 2018
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2018-08-24
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1488EngrossIndiana Dunes National Park Act (Sec. 2) This bill renames the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore as the Indiana Dunes National Park. (Sec. 3) The bill redesignates the 1.6 mile Miller-Woods Trail within the park as the Paul H. Douglas Trail.
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2018-08-15
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USHB6669IntroClean Slate Act of 2018
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2018-08-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6180IntroMental Health Care for Children Inhumanely Separated from Parents by the Federal Government Act of 2018
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2018-08-06
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHR987IntroCondemning the Attorney General's decision in "Matter of A-B-" seeking to declare domestic violence and gang violence as invalid grounds for seeking asylum. Condemns the Attorney General's decision in Matter of A-B- seeking to declare domestic violen...
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2018-08-06
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB6363IntroProtecting Immigrant Communities from Consumer Fraud Act of 2018
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2018-08-06
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB6172IntroReunite Children With Their Parents Act This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security to reunite an alien who entered the United States with the alien's minor child (under the age of 18) who was separated from the child pending prosecution fo...
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2018-08-02
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB6236IntroFamily Unity Rights and Protection Act'.
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2018-08-02
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHR972IntroOriginal LGBTQ Pride Month Resolution of 2018 Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) rights are human rights and protected by the U.S. Constitution; LBGTQ Pride month should be ...
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2018-08-02
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR975IntroBy the People Resolution
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2018-08-02
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB299EngrossBlue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2017 This bill includes as part of the Republic of Vietnam its territorial seas for purposes of the presumption of service connection for diseases associated with exposure by veterans to certain herbicide agent...
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2018-08-01
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB6046IntroDuty to Report Act of 2018
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2018-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB6086IntroTo amend section 249 of title 18, United States Code, to specify lynching as a hate crime act.
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2018-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB6135IntroKeep Families Together Act This bill prohibits an agent or contractor of the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Justice, or the Department of Health and Human Services from removing a child who is under the age of 18 and has no perman...
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2018-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB6565IntroEmerging Business Encouragement Act of 2018
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2018-07-26
To House Small Business Committee
USHB6611IntroHEADs UP Act Healthcare Extension and Accessibility for Developmentally disabled and Underserved Population Act of 2018
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2018-07-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR257IntroCondemning hate crime and any other form of racism, religious or ethnic bias, discrimination, incitement to violence, or animus targeting a minority in the United States. Condemns hate crime and any other form of racism, religious or ethnic bias, dis...
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2018-07-25
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6537IntroEducation Department Civil Rights Transparency Act
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2018-07-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB6527IntroFunding Attorneys for Indigent Removal (FAIR) Proceedings Act
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2018-07-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6504IntroStop the Tax Hike on Charities and Places of Worship Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to modify the requirements for determining the unrelated business taxable income of tax-exempt organizations. The bill repeals a provision that requir...
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2018-07-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR1031IntroAuthorizing certain Committees of the House of Representatives to intervene in the case of Texas v. United States, No. 4:18-cv-00167-O (N.D. Tex.) and authorizing the Office of General Counsel of the House to represent such Committees in such interve...
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2018-07-25
To House Rules Committee
USHB6525IntroHigher Education Dream Act of 2018
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2018-07-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB1676EngrossPalliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to provide support for Palliative Care and Hospice Education Centers. These centers mus...
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2018-07-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1496PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4040 West Washington Boulevard in Los Angeles, California, as the "Marvin Gaye Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4040 West Was...
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2018-07-24
Became Public Law No: 115-207.
USHB959EngrossTitle VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2018 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to extend through FY2022 support for nursing workforce programs and grants. Eligibility for advanced nursing education grants is expanded to inclu...
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2018-07-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2069IntroFostering Stable Housing Opportunities Act of 2017 This bill amends the United States Housing Act of 1937 to include within the definition of "families" a child who is in foster care and has attained an age such that the provision of foster care for ...
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2018-07-24
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 34 - 23.
USHR927IntroCondemning the Trump administration's zero tolerance policy. Condemns the Trump Administration's zero tolerance policy that is separating children from their parents at the U.S. border.
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2018-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB6467IntroFederal Jobs Guarantee Development Act of 2018
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2018-07-23
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB6448IntroOrgan Donation Clarification Act of 2018
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2018-07-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6449IntroProtect Election Systems from Foreign Control Act
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2018-07-19
To House Administration Committee
USHB6432IntroAdvancing Youth Enrollment Act
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2018-07-18
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6435IntroElection Vendor Security Act
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2018-07-18
To House Administration Committee
USHB4446EngrossTo amend the Virgin Islands of the United States Centennial Commission Act to extend the expiration date of the Commission, and for other purposes. This bill amends the Virgin Islands of the United States Centennial Commission Act to provide that if ...
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2018-07-17
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB5238EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1234 Saint Johns Place in Brooklyn, New York, as the "Major Robert Odell Owens Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1234 Saint Jo...
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2018-07-17
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR993IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should take all appropriate measures to ensure that the United States Postal Service remains an independent establishment of the Federal Government and is not subject to privatization...
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2018-07-16
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
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