US Congress Senator Chris Van Hollen [D]

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USSB1822IntroBroadband DATA Act Broadband Deployment Accuracy and Technological Availability Act
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2019-12-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 328.
USSR150IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that it is the policy of the United States to commemorate the Armenian Genocide through official recognition and remembrance.
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2019-12-12
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 4/9/2019 CR S2333)
USSCR23IntroA concurrent resolution honoring the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge fought during World War II, recognizing the valiant efforts of the Allied Forces in December 1944, and remembering those who made the ultimate sacrifice, all of which co...
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2019-12-12
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S7034)
USSB225IntroPreserving America's Battlefields Act This bill reauthorizes though FY2028 the Battlefield Acquisition Grant Program and expands the purposes of the American Battlefield Protection Program to include the preservation and protection of nationally sign...
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2019-12-12
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2683IntroChild Care Protection Improvement Act of 2019
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2019-12-12
Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB877IntroShark Fin Sales Elimination Act of 2019 This bill makes it illegal to possess, buy, sell, or transport shark fins or any product containing shark fins, except for certain dogfish fins. A person may possess a shark fin that was lawfully taken consiste...
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2019-12-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 325.
USSCR30IntroA concurrent resolution recognizing the need to improve physical access to many federally funded facilities for all people of the United States, particularly individuals with disabilities.
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2019-12-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR371IntroA resolution reaffirming the support of the United States for the people of the Republic of South Sudan and calling on all parties to uphold their commitments to peace and dialogue as outlined in the 2018 revitalized peace agreement.
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2019-12-11
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
USSR260IntroA resolution recognizing the importance of sustained United States leadership to accelerating global progress against maternal and child malnutrition and supporting the commitment of the United States Agency for International Development to global nu...
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2019-12-11
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
USSB945IntroHolding Foreign Companies Accountable Act
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2019-12-10
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSR449IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Nation, States, cities, Tribal nations, and businesses, institutions of higher education, and other institutions in the United States should work toward achieving the goals of the Paris Agreeme...
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2019-12-10
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB743EngrossMerrill's Marauders Congressional Gold Medal Act Merrill's Marauders Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs Congress to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), commonly known as Merrill's Marauders, in rec...
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2019-12-09
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB151EngrossPallone-Thune TRACED Act Pallone-Thune Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence Act This bill implements a forfeiture penalty for violations (with or without intent) of the prohibition on certain robocalls. The bill also removes a...
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2019-12-05
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USSB178EngrossUyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2019 This bill directs the President to impose sanctions and export restrictions related to China's treatment of the Uyghurs, a predominantly Muslim Turkic ethnic group. The President shall report to Congress a list ...
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2019-12-04
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USSB2877IntroTerrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through 2027 the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program within the Department of the Treasury. The Government Accountability Office must report on insurance coverage of cyb...
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2019-12-03
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 313.
USSR445IntroA resolution recognizing the goals and ideals of International Day of Persons with Disabilities.
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2019-12-03
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2710PassA bill to prohibit the commercial export of covered munitions items to the Hong Kong Police Force. This bill directs the President to prohibit the issuance of licenses to export specified munitions items to the Hong Kong Police Force and the Hong Kon...
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2019-11-27
Became Public Law No: 116-77.
USSB1838PassHong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019 This bill directs various departments to assess whether political developments in Hong Kong justify changing Hong Kong's unique treatment under U.S. law. (Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely s...
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2019-11-27
Became Public Law No: 116-76. (TXT | PDF)
USSR438IntroA resolution expressing support for the goals of National Adoption Month and National Adoption Day by promoting national awareness of adoption and the children waiting for adoption, celebrating children and families involved in adoption, and encourag...
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2019-11-21
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6764; text: CR S6760)
USSB2919IntroShutdown Guidance for Financial Institutions Act
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2019-11-20
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB2903IntroClimate Change Financial Risk Act of 2019
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2019-11-20
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1081IntroLand and Water Conservation Fund Permanent Funding Act This bill makes permanent, beginning in FY2020, funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF). The President shall annually submit to Congress specified details regarding the allocation...
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2019-11-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USSB2714IntroARPA-E Reauthorization Act of 2019
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2019-11-19
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USSB2897IntroPatient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Reauthorization Act
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2019-11-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR431IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of American Diabetes Month.
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2019-11-19
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6679; text: CR S6674)
USSB1982IntroSOS 2.0 Act Save Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2019-11-13
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2843IntroViolence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019
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2019-11-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2836IntroPut Patients First Act
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2019-11-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR418IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the Government of Turkey's crackdown on dissent related to its incursion into northeast Syria, and broader human rights violations.
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2019-11-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2833IntroVeterans and Consumers Fair Credit Act
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2019-11-12
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB2837IntroCleaner, Quieter Airplanes Act
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2019-11-12
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2160IntroCO ALERTS Act of 2019 Carbon Monoxide Alarms Leading Every Resident To Safety Act of 2019
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2019-11-07
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2801IntroA bill to strengthen the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness.
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2019-11-07
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2809IntroMillionaires Surtax Act This bill imposes an additional 10% tax on individual taxpayers whose adjusted gross income exceeds $2 million.
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2019-11-07
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2826IntroGlobal Economic Security Strategy of 2019
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2019-11-07
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSR396IntroA resolution designating October 2019 as "National Health Literacy Month".
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2019-11-06
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 2019/10/31 CR S6340)
USSR408IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that Members of Congress and their staffs, employees of the Executive Office of the President and executive branch agencies, and the President of the United States have a duty to protect the identities ...
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2019-11-06
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB2788IntroBipartisan American Miners Act of 2019
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2019-11-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2773IntroPrivate Prison Information Act of 2019 This bill specifies that a record related to a non-federal prison, correctional, or detention facility must be considered a federal agency record for purposes of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). A non-fede...
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2019-11-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR407IntroA resolution congratulating the Washington Nationals on winning the 2019 Major League Baseball World Series.
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2019-11-05
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6410; text: CR S6396)
USSB1130IntroScarlett's Sunshine on Sudden Unexpected Death Act
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2019-11-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 284.
USSR404IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the United States should work in cooperation with the international community and continue to exercise global leadership to address the causes and effects of climate change, and for other purposes.
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2019-10-31
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR401IntroA resolution recognizing the month of October 2019 as Filipino American History Month and celebrating the history and culture of Filipino Americans and their immense contributions to the United States. This resolution recognizes the October 2019 cele...
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2019-10-31
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6357; text: CR S6342-6343)
USSJR52IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Secretary of the Treasury and the Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to "State Relief and Empowerment...
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2019-10-30
Failed of passage in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 43 - 52. Record Vote Number: 337.
USSR390IntroA resolution honoring the life, accomplishments, and legacy of Senator Kay Hagan. This resolution declares that (1) the Senate has heard with profound sorrow and deep regret the announcement of the death of the Honorable Kay Hagan, former Member of t...
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2019-10-30
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: S6307; text: CR S6305-6306)
USSB916IntroMOMMA's Act Mothers and Offspring Mortality and Morbidity Awareness Act
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2019-10-29
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR376IntroA resolution emphasizing the importance of a career, nonpartisan Foreign Service of the United States.
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2019-10-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSJR50IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Internal Revenue Service, Department of the Treasury, relating to "Contributions in Exchange for State or Local Ta...
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2019-10-23
Failed of passage in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 43 - 52. Record Vote Number: 331.
USSB1590EngrossRAWR Act Rescuing Animals With Rewards Act of 2019 This bill modifies the Department of State rewards program to authorize rewards to individuals who furnish information that assists in the prevention or identification of crimes related to wildlife t...
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2019-10-23
Held at the desk.
USSB2685IntroConsumer Credit Control Act of 2019 This bill requires a consumer's affirmative informed consent before a consumer reporting agency may share that consumer's report with third parties for specified purposes. A consumer reporting agency must verify a ...
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2019-10-23
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
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