US Congress Representative Betty McCollum [D]

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USHB3030IntroTo help prevent acts of genocide and other atrocity crimes, which threaten national and international security, by enhancing United States Government capacities to prevent, mitigate, and respond to such crises.
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2017-06-22
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Intelligence (Permanent Select), for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
USHB2978IntroTo amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes.
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2017-06-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR395IntroReaffirming the leadership of the United States in promoting the safety, health, and well-being of refugees and displaced persons.
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2017-06-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2944IntroTo amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for in-State tuition rates for refugees and asylees.
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2017-06-20
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2942IntroTo permit employees to request changes to their work schedules without fear of retaliation and to ensure that employers consider these requests, and to require employers to provide more predictable and stable schedules for employees in certain occupa...
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2017-06-20
Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committees on House Administration, Oversight and Government Reform, and the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
USHR390IntroExpressing strong disapproval of the President's announcement to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement.
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2017-06-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2904IntroTo direct the Secretary of Defense to review the discharge characterization of former members of the Armed Forces who were discharged by reason of the sexual orientation of the member, and for other purposes.
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2017-06-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB2915IntroTo repeal section 3003 of the Carl Levin and Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015.
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2017-06-15
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHR386IntroRecognizing June 19, 2017, as this year's observance of the historical significance of Juneteenth Independence Day.
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2017-06-15
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2908IntroTo direct Federal departments and agencies to perform certain functions to ensure that climate change-related impacts are fully considered in the development of national security doctrine, policies, and plans, and for other purposes.
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2017-06-15
To House Intelligence Committee
USHR380IntroCommemorating one year since the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida, on June 12, 2016.
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2017-06-12
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2884IntroCOVFEFE Act of 2017 Communications Over Various Feeds Electronically For Engagement Act of 2017
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2017-06-12
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2827IntroVoices for Veterans Act This bill: (1) expands the membership of the Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans to include veterans who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, and (2) extend the Commission through December 31, 2019.
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2017-06-08
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2862IntroWildfire Disaster Funding Act
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2017-06-08
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB2840IntroAutomatic Voter Registration Act
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2017-06-08
To House Administration Committee
USHB2508IntroChild Citizen Protection Act This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act, in the case of an alien subject to removal, deportation, or exclusion and who is the parent of a U.S. citizen child, to authorize an immigration judge to decline to or...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB2417IntroPregnant 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
USHB2282IntroEquality 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
USHR371IntroRecognizing the commencement of Ramadan, the Muslim holy month of fasting and spiritual renewal, and commending Muslims in the United States and throughout the world for their faith. Recognizes the Islamic faith as one of the great world religions. A...
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2017-05-26
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2754IntroAtomic Veterans Service Medal Act This bill directs the Department of Defense (DOD) to design and produce an Atomic Veterans Service Medal to honor retired and former members of the Armed Forces who are radiation-exposed veterans. DOD may provide for...
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2017-05-26
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR370IntroAmending the Rules of the House of Representatives to require that a standing committee (or subcommittee thereof) hearing be held whenever there is a moment of silence in the House for a tragedy involving gun violence. Amends Rule XI (Procedures of C...
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2017-05-26
To House Rules Committee
USHB2756IntroJobs and Trade Competitiveness Act
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2017-05-26
To House Rules Committee
USHB2745IntroHealthy MOM Act Healthy Maternity and Obstetric Medicine Act
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2017-05-25
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2670IntroProtecting Domestic Violence and Stalking Victims Act
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2017-05-25
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB15IntroRaise the Wage Act This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to increase the federal minimum wage for regular employees over a seven year period, for tipped employees, and for newly hired employees who are less than 20 years old. The bill...
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2017-05-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR367IntroEstablishing the Select Committee on Gun Violence Prevention. Establishes the House Select Committee on Gun Violence Prevention to investigate and report on: the causes of mass shootings, methods to improve the federal firearms purchaser background c...
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2017-05-25
To House Rules Committee
USHB695EngrossChild Protection Improvements Act of 2017
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2017-05-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2180IntroAccess to Contraception for Women Servicemembers and Dependents Act of 2017
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2017-05-23
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB2589IntroHuntington's Disease Parity Act of 2017 This bill amends title II (Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act to waive, for individuals diagnosed with Huntington's Disease, the 24-month waiting period for Medicar...
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2017-05-22
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2545IntroSpecial Diabetes Program for Indians Reauthorization Act of 2017
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2017-05-19
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR344IntroRecognizing the contributions of senior volunteers. Encourages the people of the United States to recognize the contributions of senior volunteers and join in the celebration of National Senior Corps Week. Supports adequately funding and growing the ...
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2017-05-19
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB1477IntroNo Taxpayer Funding for the Wall Act
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere Committee
USHR128IntroSupporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia. Condemns: (1) the killing of peaceful protesters and excessive use of force by Ethiopian security forces; (2) the detention of journalists, students, activists and ...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHB1872IntroReciprocal Access to Tibet Act of 2017
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USHR311IntroRecognizing that for 50 years the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) has worked toward stability, prosperity, and peace in Southeast Asia.
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USHB2519IntroThe American Legion 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act
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2017-05-18
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2525IntroFinancial Literacy for Students Act
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2017-05-18
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB356IntroProtecting Our Democracy Act This bill establishes in the legislative branch the National Commission on Foreign Interference in the 2016 Election to examine any attempts or activities by the Russian government or other governments, persons or entitie...
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2017-05-17
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Swalwell (CA). Petition No: 115-2.
USHB2491IntroGlobal Respect Act
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2017-05-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR332IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia.
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2017-05-17
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2482IntroFederal Perkins Loan Program Extension Act of 2017
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2017-05-17
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR320IntroExpressing support for the designation of May 2017 as "Mental Health Month". Supports the designation of Mental Health Month to remove the stigma associated with mental illness and to place emphasis on scientific findings regarding mental health reco...
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2017-05-12
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2242IntroKeep It in the Ground Act of 2017
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2017-05-11
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USHB2320IntroSamish Indian Nation Land Conveyance Act of 2017
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2017-05-11
To House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Committee
USHB2412IntroKeep Our Pension Promises Act
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2017-05-11
To House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law Committee
USHB2248IntroTo prohibit the Secretary of the Interior from revising the approved oil and gas leasing program for fiscal years 2017 through 2022.
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2017-05-11
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USHB534PassU.S. Wants to Compete for a World Expo Act This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the United States should rejoin the Bureau of International Expositions (BIE) to promote public diplomacy, global branding, and tourism to the United States. Th...
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2017-05-08
Became Public Law No: 115-32. (TXT | PDF)
USHR314IntroRecognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges of children in the foster care system, and encouraging Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster care system.
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2017-05-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2358IntroChinese American World War II Veterans Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2017-05-04
To House Administration Committee
USHR312IntroRecognizing the roles and contributions of America's teachers to building and enhancing the Nation's civic, cultural, and economic well-being. Thanks and promotes the teaching profession by encouraging students, parents, school administrators, and pu...
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2017-05-03
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
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