US Congress Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D]

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USHR199IntroRecognizing the self determination of Gibraltar to determine its status as a British Overseas Territory. Honors Gibraltar's contribution to advancing U.S. security interests in the Mediterranean region. States that the views and rights of Gibraltaria...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Committee
USHB2515IntroTravel Agent Retail Fairness Act This bill requires the Department of Labor to revise regulations to remove travel agencies from the partial list of establishments having no retail concept. An establishment having no retail concept may not claim the ...
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2017-05-18
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR244IntroExpressing support for Japan to end its whaling in all forms and to strengthen measures to conserve whale populations. Urges the United States to: (1) continue to be a global leader in whale conservation and protection, and (2) promote international ...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific Committee
USHB672EngrossCombating European Anti-Semitism Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) it is in the U.S. national interest to combat anti-Semitism at home and abroad; (2) there is a need to ensure the security of European Jewish co...
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2017-05-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1477IntroNo Taxpayer Funding for the Wall Act This bill prohibits: (1) any federal agency from obligating or expending any federal funds to carry out provisions of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 regarding barriers at t...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere Committee
USHB2369IntroTo amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to provide for a deferral of the payment of a duty upon the sale of certain used yachts, and for other purposes. This bill amends the Tariff Act of 1930 to repeal the deferral until sale of the duty on large yachts imp...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Trade Committee
USHB2499IntroVoting Access Act This bill amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require each state to comply with national standards established by the Election Assistance Commission for the location and operation of polling places used in elections for fede...
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2017-05-17
To House Administration Committee
USHB2498IntroFreedom from Discrimination in Credit Act of 2017 This bill amends the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA) to expand the categories of prohibited discrimination when extending credit to include discrimination on account of sexual orientation or gende...
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2017-05-17
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2482IntroFederal Perkins Loan Program Extension Act of 2017
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2017-05-17
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2477IntroBank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act
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2017-05-17
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. (Discharge petition text with signatures.)
USHB2309IntroRights for Transportation Security Officers Act of 2017 This bill repeals: (1) provisions authorizing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish a human resources management system for some or all of its organizational units, and (2) the ...
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2017-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Protective Security Committee
USHB2476IntroAdoption Tax Credit Refundability Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to make the tax credit for adoption expenses refundable.
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2017-05-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2451IntroPell Grant Preservation and Expansion Act
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2017-05-16
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2428IntroAccurate Workplace Injury and Illness Records Restoration Act This bill amends the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to specify that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) may issue a citation for a violation of workplace s...
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2017-05-16
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2307IntroProtecting Access to Lifesaving Screenings Act (PALS Act) of 2017 This bill requires that any provision of law referring to current recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) with respect to breast cancer screening, mammograp...
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2017-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2418IntroPay Equity for All Act of 2017 This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to make it an unlawful practice for an employer to: screen prospective employees based on their previous wages or salary histories; seek the previous wages or salary...
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2017-05-11
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2272IntroCOAST Anti-Drilling Act Clean Ocean and Safe Tourism Anti-Drilling Act This bill amends the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to prohibit the Department of the Interior from issuing a lease or other authorization for the exploration, development, or ...
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2017-05-11
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USHB2248IntroTo prohibit the Secretary of the Interior from revising the approved oil and gas leasing program for fiscal years 2017 through 2022. This bill prohibits the Department of the Interior from revising the approved Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Lea...
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2017-05-11
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USHB2421IntroVeteran Spouses Equal Treatment Act This bill amends the definition of "spouse" for purposes of veterans' benefits to require the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to recognize a marriage based on the law of the state where the marriage occurred. W...
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2017-05-11
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2401IntroAnti-Lunch Shaming Act of 2017 This bill amends the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to establish requirements for the treatment of a child who is a student at a school participating in the National School Lunch Program or the School Brea...
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2017-05-08
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
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. Supports ...
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2017-05-05
To House Subcommittee on Human Resources Committee
USHB2267IntroResident Physician Shortage Reduction Act of 2017
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2017-05-05
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2358IntroChinese American World War II Veterans Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs the President pro tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives to make appropriate arrangements for the award of a single Congressional Gol...
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2017-05-04
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2161IntroVenezuelan Refugee Assistance Act This bill provides for the status adjustment to permanent resident of a qualifying Venezuelan national who: (1) was physically present in the United States on January 1, 2013, (2) has been physically present in the U...
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2017-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHR291IntroPromoting and supporting the goals and ideals of the Fair Housing Act and recognizing April 2017 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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2017-05-02
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB2135IntroNorthern Rockies Ecosystem Protection Act This bill designates specified National Forest System lands, National Park System lands, and public lands in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming as wilderness and as components or additions to exi...
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2017-05-02
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB2293IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 for purposes of the tax on private foundation excess business holdings to treat as outstanding any employee-owned stock purchased by a business enterprise pursuant to certain employee stock ownership retirem...
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2017-05-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2158IntroAtlantic Seismic Airgun Protection Act This bill amends the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to prohibit conducting geological or geophysical activities in support of oil, gas, or methane hydrate exploration and development on the Atlantic Outer Con...
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2017-05-02
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Committee
USHB1963IntroFair Housing for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Survivors Act of 2017 This bill amends the Fair Housing Act to prohibit discrimination against or regarding survivors of domestic violence or sexual assault in: the sale or rental of housing and r...
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2017-05-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB1987IntroOversight Commission on Presidential Capacity Act This bill establishes in the legislative branch an Oversight Commission on Presidential Capacity to determine whether the President is mentally or physically unable to discharge the powers and duties ...
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2017-05-01
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB2043IntroFair Day in Court for Kids Act of 2017 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) authorize the Department of Justice (DOJ) to appoint or provide counsel at government expense to aliens in removal proceedings. The Department of Homela...
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2017-05-01
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB2230IntroTo direct the Joint Committee on the Library to obtain a statue or bust of Elie Wiesel for placement in the United States Capitol. This bill requires the Joint Committee on the Library to enter into an agreement to obtain a statue or bust of Eli Wies...
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2017-04-28
To House Administration Committee
USHB2119IntroTherapeutic Fraud Prevention Act of 2017 This bill prohibits sexual orientation or gender identity conversion therapy from being provided in exchange for monetary compensation. It bars advertisements for such therapy that claim to: (1) change an indi...
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2017-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
USHB2197IntroTo require the Secretary of Energy to establish an energy efficiency materials pilot program. This bill requires the Department of Energy to establish a pilot program to award grants for providing nonprofit buildings with energy-efficiency materials....
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2017-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHR284IntroExpressing support for honoring Earth Day, and for other purposes. Urges: (1) the President to issue a proclamation recognizing Earth Day, consistent with the practice of the previous administration; and (2) governments and people around the world to...
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2017-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Environment Committee
USHR279IntroRecognizing Israeli-American heritage and the contributions of the Israeli-American community to the United States. Affirms that the Israeli-American community has contributed immensely to American society and culture.
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2017-04-26
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2151IntroTyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act of 2017 Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act of 2017 This bill amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require each institution of higher education (IHE) to include in its annual s...
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2017-04-26
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB1949IntroCampus Accountability and Safety Act This bill addresses sexual harassment, sexual assault, and other violence and harassment on the campuses of colleges and universities. The bill amends provisions of the Higher Education Act of 1965 known as the Je...
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2017-04-26
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB1358IntroScientific Integrity Act This bill requires, subject to Freedom of Information Act disclosure restrictions and privacy requirements, federal agencies that fund or conduct scientific research to: (1) promote and maximize the communication and open exc...
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2017-04-25
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHR276IntroExpressing the sense of the House that more should be done to instill Holocaust education in school curricula around the country. Commends Holocaust education activists on their efforts to include Holocaust education in states' public school curricul...
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2017-04-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB1846IntroPROTECT Our Children Act of 2017 Providing Resources, Officers, and Technology To Eradicate Cyber Threats to Our Children Act of 2017 This bill amends the PROTECT our Children Act of 2008 to reauthorize through FY2022 the National Internet Crimes Aga...
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2017-04-24
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB1739IntroREPEAL HIV Discrimination Act of 2017 Repeal Existing Policies that Encourage and Allow Legal HIV Discrimination Act of 2017 This bill expresses the sense of Congress that federal and state laws, policies, and regulations regarding people living with...
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2017-04-24
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
USHR269IntroRecognizing and supporting the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. Recognizes that National Sexual Assault A...
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2017-04-21
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB1902IntroSocial Security 2100 Act
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2017-04-17
To House Subcommittee on Social Security Committee
USHB1953IntroTreat and Reduce Obesity Act of 2017 This bill allows coverage, under Medicare, of intensive behavioral therapy for obesity furnished by providers other than primary care physicians and practitioners. Additionally, it allows coverage under Medicare's...
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2017-04-17
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2095IntroFair Pay Act of 2017 This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to prohibit discrimination in the payment of wages on account of sex, race, or national origin. (Payment of different wages is allowed under seniority systems, merit systems, ...
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2017-04-14
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2091IntroMotorsports Fairness and Permanency Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to make permanent the accelerated depreciation (seven-year recovery period) of motorsports entertainment complexes.
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2017-04-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1673IntroWater Affordability, Transparency, Equity, and Reliability Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) establish a Water Affordability, Transparency, Equity, and Reliability Trust Fund; (2) modify the definition of subpart F income...
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2017-04-11
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB1889IntroUdall-Eisenhower Arctic Wilderness Act This bill designates approximately 1,559,538 acres of land within Alaska in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) as a component of the National Wilderness Preservation System.
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2017-04-11
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
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