US Congress Representative Carol Shea-Porter [D]

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USHB6462IntroTo provide oversight of the border zone in which Federal agents may conduct vehicle checkpoints and stops and enter private land without a warrant, and to make technical corrections.
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2018-07-19
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3030EngrossElie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2018 This bill states that it is U.S. policy to regard the prevention of genocide and other atrocity crimes as a core national security interest and a core moral responsibility. The President shal...
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2018-07-18
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 521.
USHB959IntroTitle VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2017 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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2018-07-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB1676IntroPalliative 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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2018-07-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB965EngrossSaint-Gaudens National Historical Park Redesignation Act (Sec. 2) This bill redesignates the Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, in New Hampshire, as the "Saint-Gaudens National Historical Park."
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2018-07-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 512.
USHR256IntroExpressing support for the countries of Eastern Europe and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Condemns: (1) any threat to the sovereignty, territorial integrity, freedom, and democracy of the Baltic States; and (2) the ongoing violation of the H...
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2018-07-11
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHB2259EngrossSam Farr and Nick Castle Peace Corps Reform Act of 2018 This bill increases the monthly pay rate for Peace Corps volunteers. The Peace Corps shall provide initial medical care to a former volunteer for a service-related condition for 180 days after t...
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2018-07-11
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 508.
USHB6340IntroCapping Prescription Costs Act of 2018
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2018-07-11
To House Energy And Commerce 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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2018-07-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB770EnrollAmerican Innovation $1 Coin Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury, over a 14-year period beginning in 2019, to mint and issue "American Innovation" $1 coins commemorating innovation and innovators from each state, each U.S. te...
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2018-07-10
Presented to President.
USHB6256IntroCongressional Access to Children's Detention Facilities Act
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2018-07-10
To House Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Committee
USHB931PassFirefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to develop and maintain a voluntary registry of firefighters to collect history and occupational information that can be linked t...
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2018-07-07
Became Public Law No: 115-194.
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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2018-06-28
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHR974IntroSupporting African American's Music Education.
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2018-06-28
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR972IntroOriginal LGBTQ Pride Month Resolution of 2018
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2018-06-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR975IntroBy the People Resolution
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2018-06-28
To House Administration 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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2018-06-27
To House Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Committee
USHB6249IntroREFUSE Act Repelling Encroachment by Foreigners into U.S. Elections Act
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2018-06-27
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6239IntroDISCLOSE Act of 2018 Democracy Is Strengthened by Casting Light On Spending in Elections Act of 2018
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2018-06-27
To House Administration Committee
USHB6230IntroFairness for Farm Workers Act
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2018-06-26
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2651IntroHorseracing Integrity Act of 2017 This bill establishes the Horseracing Anti-Doping and Medication Control Authority as an independent non-profit corporation with responsibility for developing and administering an anti-doping and medication control p...
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2018-06-22
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB5780IntroKITTEN Act of 2018 Kittens In Traumatic Testing Ends Now Act of 2018
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2018-06-22
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Committee
USHB6193IntroCentral America Family Protection and Reunification Act
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2018-06-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6184IntroPatsy T. Mink and Louise M. Slaughter Gender Equity in Education Act of 2018
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2018-06-21
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3192EngrossCHIP Mental Health Parity Act This bill requires Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) plans to cover mental health and substance use disorder services. Financial requirements and treatment limitations applicable to such services shall not diffe...
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2018-06-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6137IntroGAAME Act of 2018 Guarantee Access to Arts and Music Education Act of 2018
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2018-06-19
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB6143IntroPatient Right to Know Drug Prices Act
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2018-06-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6144IntroKnow the Lowest Price Act of 2018
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2018-06-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2147EngrossVeterans 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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2018-06-18
Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 466.
USHB3828IntroPatsy T. Mink Gender Equity in Education Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Education (ED) to establish an Office for Gender Equity to support state and local educational agencies, institutions of higher education, and elementary and se...
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2018-06-14
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Ms. Matsui asked unanimous consent that she may hereafter be considered as the primary sponsor of H.R. 3828, a bill originally introduced by Representative Slaughter, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings under clause 7 of rule XII.
USHB4635EngrossTo direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to increase the number of peer-to-peer counselors providing counseling for women veterans, and for other purposes. (Sec. 1) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to emphasize appointing ...
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2018-06-14
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6117IntroChoose Medicare Act
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2018-06-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6060IntroSAVE Right Whales Act Scientific Assistance for Very Endangered North Atlantic Right Whales Act of 2018
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2018-06-14
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB449EngrossSynthetic Drug Awareness Act of 2018 This bill requires the Surgeon General to report to Congress on the public health effects of the increased use since January 2010 by individuals who are 12 to 18 years old of drugs developed and manufactured to av...
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5009EngrossJessie's Law This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to develop and disseminate best practices for health care providers and state agencies regarding the display of a patient's history of opioid addiction in the patient's...
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6080IntroWorkers' Freedom to Negotiate Act of 2018
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2018-06-13
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3528IntroEvery Prescription Conveyed Securely Act
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2018-06-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 582.
USHB6033IntroInternational Human Rights Defense Act of 2018
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2018-06-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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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2018-06-07
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5885IntroWILD Act Wildlife Innovation and Longevity Driver Act This bill reauthorizes through FY2023 the Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program, the African Elephant Conservation Act, the Asian Elephant Conservation Act of 1997, the Rhinoceros and Tiger Conse...
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2018-06-05
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHR914IntroRecognizing 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. Expresses...
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2018-05-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1094IntroWeekend Voting Act This bill amends the Revised Statutes of the United States to change the timing for regularly scheduled elections for the House of Representatives, Senate, and electors of the President and Vice President to the first Saturday and ...
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2018-05-24
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Brendan F. Boyle (PA) asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be the first sponsor of H.R. 1094, a bill originally introduced by Representative Slaughter, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB5920IntroAirborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry Improvement Act
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2018-05-23
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB5921IntroPFAS Registry Act
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2018-05-23
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB5918IntroDepartment of Defense Service Dog Training Therapy Act
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2018-05-23
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHB4363IntroVeterans Conservation Corps Act of 2017
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB3582IntroREGION Act Recognizing the Environmental Gains In Overcoming Negligence Act This bill prohibits funds made available for any fiscal year from being used to close, consolidate, or eliminate an office of the Environmental Protection Agency, including a...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB2908IntroClimate Change National Security Strategy Act of 2017
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHB3393IntroNew Collar Jobs Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to establish an employee cybersecurity education tax credit, not to exceed $5,000 a year per employee, for an employer who incurs costs for an employee who earns a certificate or ...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB3132IntroRestoring Confidence in America's Elections Act This bill amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to: (1) prohibit the purchase or use in a federal election of an electronic voting system that does not produce a voter-verified paper record; (2) proh...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
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