US Congress Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D]

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USHB5697IntroWildlife Conservation and Anti-Trafficking Act of 2018
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2018-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB1017IntroRemoving Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 2017 This bill waives Medicare coinsurance requirements with respect to colorectal cancer screening tests, regardless of the code billed for a resulting diagnosis or procedure.
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2018-05-15
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Lance asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 1017, a bill originally introduced by Representative Dent of Pennsylvania, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings under clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB1960IntroSupreme Court Ethics Act of 2017 The bill requires the Supreme Court to promulgate a code of ethics for the Justices of the Supreme Court that shall include the five canons of the Code of Conduct for United States Judges adopted by the Judicial Confe...
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2018-05-15
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Johnson (GA) asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 1960, a bill originally introduced by Representative Slaughter of New York, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings under clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB5832IntroDisaster Preparedness for Power Outages Act of 2018 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Department of Health and Human Services to award grants to long-term care facilities to help such facilities prepare for power outages...
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2018-05-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR835IntroSupporting robust relations with the State of Israel bilaterally and in multilateral fora upon seventy years of statehood, and for other purposes. Encourages equitable treatment of Israel in international fora and the diplomatic recognition of Israel...
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2018-05-10
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by voice vote.
USHR774IntroProviding for consideration of the bill (H.B. 4760) to amend the immigration laws and the homeland security laws, and for other purposes. Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.B. 4760) to amend the immigration laws and the homeland sec...
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2018-05-09
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Curbelo (FL). Petition No: 115-10. (Discharge petition text with signatures.)
USHB5728IntroWorkplace Democracy Act
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2018-05-09
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR876IntroSupporting the goal of increasing public school teacher pay and public education funding. Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that compensation of public school teachers should be comparable to other college graduates with years in th...
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2018-05-08
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR871IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week of June 2, 2018, through June 10, 2018, as National Fishing and Boating Week. Supports the designation of National Fishing and Boating Week and recognizes that the recreational boating community and ...
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2018-05-08
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Committee
USHB4744EngrossIran Human Rights and Hostage-Taking Accountability Act
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2018-05-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5383IntroAmmunition Background Check Act of 2018
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2018-04-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR864IntroRecognizing the seriousness of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) and expressing support for the designation of the month of September 2018 as "PCOS Awareness Month".
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2018-04-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR860IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of GLSEN's 2018 national "Day of Silence" in bringing attention to anti-lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) name-calling, bullying, and harassment faced by individuals in schools.
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2018-04-27
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5627IntroFarmers CARE Act Farmers Conserving Agricultural Resources through EQIP Act
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2018-04-26
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB5606IntroClimate Change Education Act This bill declares that the evidence for human-induced climate change is overwhelming and undeniable. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) must establish a Climate Change Education Program to: increa...
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2018-04-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2901IntroVolunteer Income Tax Assistance Permanence Act of 2017 This bill directs the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to establish a Community Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Matching Grant Program to provide matching funds for the development, expansion, or c...
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2018-04-18
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 831, H.R. 2901 is laid on the table.
USHB5551IntroAbuse of the Pardon Prevention Act
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2018-04-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5457IntroQuality Care for Moms and Babies Act This bill directs the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to: identify and publish a recommended core set of maternal and infant quality measures for women and children, as specified by the bill; publis...
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2018-04-18
To House Subcommittee on Human Resources Committee
USHB1456IntroShark Fin Sales Elimination Act of 2017 This bill makes it illegal to possess, buy, or sell shark fins or any product containing shark fins. A person may possess a shark fin that was lawfully taken consistent with a license or permit under certain ci...
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2018-04-17
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB5129IntroGlobal Food Security Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2018-04-17
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules, by Unanimous Consent.
USHB5536IntroDisabled Access Credit Expansion Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax credit for expenditures by an eligible small business to provide access to disabled individuals, to: (1) increase from $10,250 to $20,500 the ann...
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2018-04-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5474IntroHousing Victims of Major Disasters Act of 2018
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2018-04-12
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USHR817IntroPromoting and supporting the goals and ideals of the Fair Housing Act and recognizing April 2018 as Fair Housing Month, which includes bringing attention to the discrimination faced by every-day Americans in the United States in housing and housing-r...
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2018-04-12
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB5499IntroStephen Michael Gleason Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the award of a Congressional Gold Medal to Stephen Michael Gleason.
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2018-04-12
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1865PassAllow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that section 230 of the Communications Act of 1934 was not intended to provide legal protection to websites that unlawfully promot...
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2018-04-11
Became Public Law No: 115-164. (TXT | PDF)
USHR818IntroRecognizing "Black Maternal Health Week" to bring national attention to the maternal health care crisis in the Black community and the importance of reducing the rate of maternal mortality and morbidity among Black women.
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2018-04-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5476IntroSpecial Counsel Independence and Integrity Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the removal from office of a special counsel appointed by the Attorney General, or of another official appointed by the Attorney General ...
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2018-04-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHCR117IntroRecognizing the significance of Equal Pay Day to illustrate the disparity between wages paid to men and women. Recognizes the significance of Equal Pay Day to illustrate the disparity between wages paid to men and women, and its impact on women, fami...
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2018-04-10
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB5464IntroPink Tax Repeal Act
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2018-04-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5460IntroNever Again Education Act
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2018-04-10
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5163IntroKeeping Guns from High-Risk Individuals Act
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2018-04-06
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB4846IntroPublic Safety Employer-Employee Cooperation Act This bill requires the Federal Labor Relations Authority to determine whether a state substantially provides public safety officers or employees: the right to form and join a labor organization; recogni...
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2018-04-05
To House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Committee
USHB5414IntroHelp Separated Families Act of 2018
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2018-04-02
To House Subcommittee on Human Resources Committee
USHB3638PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1100 Kings Road in Jacksonville, Florida, as the "Rutledge Pearson Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1100 Kings Road ...
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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-150. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4042PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1415 West Oak Street, in Kissimmee, Florida, as the "Borinqueneers Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1415 West Oak St...
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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-154. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3893PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 100 Mathe Avenue in Interlachen, Florida, as the "Robert H. Jenkins Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 100 Mathe Avenue in Inte...
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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-153. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3654IntroSpecial Counsel Independence Protection Act This bill sets forth requirements and limitations with respect to the removal from office of a special counsel appointed by the Attorney General, or of another official appointed by the Attorney General who...
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2018-03-22
Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Ms. Jackson Lee. Petition No: 115-9. (Discharge petition text with signatures.)
USHB5396IntroGAP Act Graduate Assistants Parity Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow all graduate students who are employees of educational organizations to exclude tuition reductions from gross income. (Under current law, the exclusion for gra...
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2018-03-22
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5374IntroStudent Non-Discrimination Act of 2018 This bill prohibits discrimination, under a federally assisted program, against public school students on the basis of their actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity or that of their associates....
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2018-03-21
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5359Intro2020 Census IDEA Act 2020 Census Improving Data and Enhanced Accuracy Act This bill prohibits the Department of Commerce, in the 2020 decennial census and each decennial census thereafter, from: (1) implementing any major operational design that has ...
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2018-03-21
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB5090IntroRaise the Age Act
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2018-03-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB5087IntroAssault Weapons Ban of 2018 This bill amends the federal criminal code to make it a crime to knowingly import, sell, manufacture, transfer, or possess a semiautomatic assault weapon (SAW) or large capacity ammunition feeding device (LCAFD). The prohi...
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2018-03-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2584IntroNational Park Service Legacy Act of 2017 This bill: (1) establishes the National Park Service Legacy Restoration Fund, and (2) requires specified amounts of federal mineral revenues that are not otherwise credited, covered, or deposited pursuant to f...
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2018-03-20
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB535PassTaiwan Travel Act (Sec. 3) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the U.S. government should encourage visits between U.S. and Taiwanese officials at all levels. The bill states that it should be U.S. policy to: (1) allow U.S. officials at al...
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2018-03-16
Became Public Law No: 115-135. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4909EngrossSTOP School Violence Act of 2018 Student, Teachers, and Officers Preventing School Violence Act of 2018 This bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to revise and reauthorize through FY2028 the Secure Our Schools grant prog...
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2018-03-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHR786IntroCondemning the chemical weapons attack on Sergei Skripal, a former Russian intelligence officer, and his daughter on March 4, 2018, and extending its sympathies to those affected by the attack, and for other purposes. Condemns the attack in the Unite...
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2018-03-15
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR781IntroRecognizing Girl Scouts of the United States of America on its 106th birthday and the importance of leadership development for girls. Recognizes the 106th birthday of Girl Scouts of the United States of America.
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2018-03-14
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHR775IntroNational Women Veterans Recognition Week Resolution Supports the designation of National Women Veterans Recognition Week.
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2018-03-13
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB5160IntroCancer Care Planning and Communications Act of 2018 This bill provides for Medicare coverage and payment of cancer care planning and coordination services.
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2018-03-13
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB5155IntroUndo Sabotage and Expand Affordability of Health Insurance Act of 2018
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2018-03-13
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
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