US Congress Representative Derek Kilmer [D]

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USHB3186EngrossEvery Kid Outdoors Act This bill directs the Departments of the Interior, Agriculture, Commerce, and the Army to establish the Every Kids Outdoors program to provide fourth graders free access to federal lands and waters to which the public has acces...
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2018-09-17
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB5317EngrossTo repeal section 2141 of the Revised Statutes to remove the prohibition on certain alcohol manufacturing on Indian lands. (Sec. 2) This bill repeals a prohibition on creating or continuing a distillery in Indian country for manufacturing ardent spir...
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2018-09-17
To Senate Indian Affairs Committee
USHB1911EngrossSpecial Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Act of 2018 This bill amends the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to provide that the Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism shall have the rank of ambassador and be appointed...
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2018-09-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2147PassVeterans 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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2018-09-17
Became Public Law No: 115-240.
USHR1070IntroRecognizing the 75th anniversary of the United States Merchant Marine Academy.
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2018-09-17
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB502IntroTo permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund. This bill amends the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 to make permanent the authorization for the Land and Water Conservation Fund. No less than 1.5% of the annual authorize...
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2018-09-13
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB6510IntroRestore Our Parks and Public Lands Act
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2018-09-13
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR1068IntroRecognizing Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrating the heritage and culture of Latinos in the United States and the immense contributions of Latinos to the United States.
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2018-09-13
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB4887IntroGREAT Act Grant Reporting Efficiency and Agreements Transparency Act of 2018 This bill requires the Office of Management and Budget, jointly with the executive department that issues the most federal grant awards, to: (1) establish government-wide da...
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2018-09-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 738.
USHR401IntroUrging China, South Korea, Vietnam, Thailand, the Philippines, Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, India, and all nations to outlaw the dog and cat meat trade and to enforce existing laws against the trade. Calls for an end to the dog and cat meat industry. U...
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2018-09-12
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHB6124EnrollTribal Social Security Fairness Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Social Security Administration, at the request of an Indian tribe, to enter into an agreement with the tribe for the purpose of extending Old Age, Survivors, and Disability In...
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2018-09-12
Presented to President.
USHR1058IntroExpressing support for designation of the month of September as "National Voting Rights Month".
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2018-09-12
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB302EngrossSports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill extends the liability insurance coverage of a state-licensed medical professional to another state when the professional provides medical services to an athlete, athletic team, or team ...
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2018-09-07
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB6108IntroPreserving America's Battlefields Act
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2018-09-06
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHR1043IntroAmending the Rules of the House of Representatives to prohibit with limited exceptions the participation of any Member, Delegate, Resident Commissioner, officer, or employee of the House on the board of any publicly held or publicly regulated corpora...
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2018-08-21
To House Rules Committee
USHB6609IntroPort Security Grant Program Reauthorization Act This bill reauthorizes for FY2019-FY2023 the port security grant program.
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2018-08-20
To House Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Committee
USHB6659IntroScreening With Dignity Act of 2018
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2018-08-20
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Protective Security Committee
USHB2345PassNational Suicide Hotline Improvement Act of 2018
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2018-08-14
Became Public Law No: 115-233.
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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2018-08-06
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB6545IntroViolence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2018-08-03
To House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Committee
USHR972IntroOriginal LGBTQ Pride Month Resolution of 2018
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2018-08-02
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHR975IntroBy the People Resolution
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2018-08-02
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
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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2018-08-01
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
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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2018-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHR1037IntroRecognizing the 29th anniversary of the Tribal Canoe Journey of the Tribal Nations of the Pacific Northwest and congratulating the Puyallup Tribe of Indians for hosting the 2018 Power Paddle to Puyallup.
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2018-07-27
To House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Committee
USHB184EngrossProtect Medical Innovation Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal the excise tax on the sale of a medical device by the manufacturer, producer, or importer.
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2018-07-26
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 528.
USHB6598IntroTo provide the right of American Indians born in Canada or the United States to pass the borders of the United States to any individual who is a member, or is eligible to be a member, of a Federally recognized Indian tribe in the United States or Can...
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2018-07-26
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6564IntroVoting Innovation Prize Act of 2018
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2018-07-26
To House Administration Committee
USHB6628IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4301 Northeast 4th Street in Renton, Washington, as the "James Marshall 'Jimi' Hendrix Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located...
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2018-07-26
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB6635IntroTomb of the Unknown Soldier Centennial Commemorative Coin Act
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2018-07-26
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2409EngrossTo allow servicemembers to terminate their cable, satellite television, and Internet access service contracts while deployed. This bill amends the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to allow a service member to terminate a commercial mobile, telephone e...
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2018-07-25
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2787EngrossVet HP Act Veterans-Specific Education for Tomorrow's Health Professionals Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a three-year pilot program at at least five VA medical centers to provide undergraduate students a c...
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2018-07-25
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6410IntroANTIQUITIES Act of 2018 America's Natural Treasures of Immeasurable Quality Unite, Inspire, and Together Improve the Economies of States Act of 2018
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2018-07-25
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHR1032IntroSupporting infant nutrition through improved breastfeeding practices. Urges the President to promote the health and welfare of children and their mothers by supporting international efforts to improve breastfeeding practices globally.
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2018-07-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR1029IntroReaffirming the United States-Australia diplomatic, security, and economic relationship. Supports continued diplomatic, security, and economic cooperation between Australia and the United States.
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2018-07-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR1031IntroAuthorizing certain Committees of the House of Representatives to intervene in the case of Texas v. United States, No. 4:18-cv-00167-O (N.D. Tex.) and authorizing the Office of General Counsel of the House to represent such Committees in such interve...
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2018-07-25
To House Rules Committee
USHB959EngrossTitle VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2018 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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2018-07-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1676EngrossPalliative 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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2018-07-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions 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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2018-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB6500IntroVET-2-FARM Act of 2018 Veteran Empowerment and Training to Facilitate Agricultural Revitalization and Mobilization Act of 2018
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2018-07-24
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB6442IntroBroadband for All Act of 2018
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2018-07-19
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6437IntroSecure America from Russian Interference Act of 2018
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2018-07-19
To House Foreign Affairs 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.
USHB5105EngrossBUILD Act of 2018 Better Utilization of Investments Leading to Development Act of 2018 This bill establishes the United States International Development Finance Corporation to facilitate the participation of private sector capital and skills in the e...
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2018-07-18
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 522.
USHB6378IntroPandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act of 2018
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2018-07-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3906EngrossInnovative Stormwater Infrastructure Act of 2018 This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to provide grants to eligible higher education institutions and research institutions to establish and maintain between three and five cente...
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2018-07-17
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB5504EngrossTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4801 West Van Giesen Street in West Richland, Washington, as the "Sergeant Dietrich Schmieman Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service ...
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2018-07-17
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR993IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should take all appropriate measures to ensure that the United States Postal Service remains an independent establishment of the Federal Government and is not subject to privatization...
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2018-07-16
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB1861EngrossLarry Doby Congressional Gold Medal Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation of a Congressional Gold Medal in honor of Larry Doby in recogni...
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2018-07-11
Received in the Senate.
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 in order to collect history and occupational information that can be...
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2018-07-07
Became Public Law No: 115-194.
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