US Congress Representative Don Beyer [D]

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USHB3057IntroTo establish the use of ranked choice voting in elections for Representatives in Congress, to require each State with more than one Representative to establish multi-member Congressional districts, to require States to conduct Congressional redistric...
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2017-06-26
Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
USHB3060IntroTo require that States and localities receiving grants under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program require law enforcement officers to undergo training on and thereafter employ de-escalation techniques to assist in reducing the n...
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2017-06-26
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3063IntroTo amend the Chesapeake Bay Initiative Act of 1998 to reauthorize the Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network.
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2017-06-26
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHR405IntroExpressing support for the designation of June 26 as "LGBT Equality Day".
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2017-06-26
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB3034IntroTo posthumously award a Congressional gold medal to Justin Smith Morrill, United States Senator of the State of Vermont, in recognition of his lasting contributions to higher education opportunity for all Americans.
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2017-06-23
Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
USHB12IntroReserved for the Minority Leader. To modernize voter registration, promote access to voting for individuals with disabilities, protect the ability of individuals to exercise the right to vote in elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.
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2017-06-23
Referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, Science, Space, and Technology, Veterans' Affairs, Oversight and Government Reform, and Education and the Workforce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
USHB3019IntroTo require executive agencies to avoid using lowest price technically acceptable source selection criteria in certain circumstances, and for other purposes.
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2017-06-22
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2978IntroTo amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes.
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2017-06-21
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR395IntroReaffirming the leadership of the United States in promoting the safety, health, and well-being of refugees and displaced persons.
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2017-06-20
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2942IntroSchedules That Work Act
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2017-06-20
Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committees on House Administration, Oversight and Government Reform, and the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
USHR390IntroExpressing strong disapproval of the President's announcement to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement.
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2017-06-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2904IntroRestore Honor to Service Members Act
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2017-06-15
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB2915IntroSave Oak Flat Act
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2017-06-15
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB2929IntroFederal Employee Combat Zone Tax Parity Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to exclude from gross income, for income tax purposes, the compensation of a federal employee who served in a combat zone or was hospitalized as a result of wounds...
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2017-06-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHJR76IntroGranting the consent and approval of Congress for the Commonwealth of Virginia, the State of Maryland, and the District of Columbia to a enter into a compact relating to the establishment of the Washington Metrorail Safety Commission. This joint reso...
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2017-06-14
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHJR92IntroGranting the consent and approval of Congress for the Commonwealth of Virginia, the State of Maryland, and the District of Columbia to amend the Washington Area Transit Regulation Compact.
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2017-06-14
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB627EngrossStreamlining Energy Efficiency for Schools Act of 2017 This bill amends the Energy Policy and Conservation Act by directing the Department of Energy's Office of Energy and Renewable Energy to establish a clearinghouse for disseminating information re...
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2017-06-13
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB2748IntroSOS Act of 2017 Save Our Seas Act of 2017
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2017-06-12
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USHB2878IntroChildren Don't Belong on Tobacco Farms Act
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2017-06-12
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR380IntroCommemorating one year since the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida, on June 12, 2016.
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2017-06-12
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHCR33EngrossDesignating the George C. Marshall Museum and George C. Marshall Research Library in Lexington, Virginia, as the National George C. Marshall Museum and Library. Designates the George C. Marshall Museum and George C. Marshall Research Library in Lexin...
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2017-06-08
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB2840IntroAutomatic Voter Registration Act
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2017-06-08
To House Administration Committee
USHB2827IntroVoices for Veterans Act This bill: (1) expands the membership of the Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans to include veterans who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, and (2) extend the Commission through December 31, 2019.
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2017-06-08
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2841IntroDisarm Hate Act
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2017-06-08
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2414IntroSWAMP Act of 2017 Stop Waste And Misuse by the President Act of 2017 This bill requires the President, Vice President, President-elect, Vice President-elect, or an immediate family member of such an official, whom the U.S. Secret Service is authorize...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR361IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of "National Gun Violence Awareness Day" and "National Gun Violence Awareness Month". Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Gun Violence Awareness Month and National Gun Violence Awareness Day. Calls o...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB2417IntroPregnant Workers Fairness Act This bill prohibits employment practices that discriminate against making reasonable accommodations for job applicants or employees affected by pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions. Specifically, the bill...
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2017-06-07
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB2790IntroHumane Cosmetics Act
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2017-06-06
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR354IntroCondemning the violence against peaceful protesters outside the Turkish Ambassador's residence on May 16, 2017, and calling for the perpetrators to be brought to justice and measures to be taken to prevent similar incidents in the future. Expresses t...
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2017-06-06
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 397 - 0 (Roll no. 286). (text: CR H4628-4629)
USHB2282IntroEquality Act This bill amends the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to include sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity among the prohibited categories of discrimination or segregation in places of public accommodation. The bill defines: "sex" to include ...
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2017-06-02
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB2653IntroSTEM Opportunities Act of 2017
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2017-05-26
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E735-736)
USHR370IntroAmending the Rules of the House of Representatives to require that a standing committee (or subcommittee thereof) hearing be held whenever there is a moment of silence in the House for a tragedy involving gun violence. Amends Rule XI (Procedures of C...
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2017-05-26
To House Rules Committee
USHB2052EngrossPRIVATE Act Protecting the Rights of IndiViduals Against Technological Exploitation Act
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2017-05-25
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB2669IntroVote By Mail Act of 2017
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2017-05-25
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB15IntroRaise the Wage Act This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to increase the federal minimum wage for regular employees over a seven year period, for tipped employees, and for newly hired employees who are less than 20 years old. The bill...
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2017-05-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR367IntroEstablishing the Select Committee on Gun Violence Prevention. Establishes the House Select Committee on Gun Violence Prevention to investigate and report on: the causes of mass shootings, methods to improve the federal firearms purchaser background c...
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2017-05-25
To House Rules Committee
USHB2740IntroRabbi Michoel Ber Weissmandl Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2017
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2017-05-25
To House Financial Services Committee
USHCR60IntroRecognizing the September 11th National Memorial Trail as an important trail and greenway to be enjoyed by all in honor of the heroes of September 11th. Recognizes the September 11th National Memorial Trail that will pass through the states of Virgin...
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2017-05-24
To House Subcommittee on Federal Lands Committee
USHB2598IntroGun Violence Restraining Order Act of 2017
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2017-05-23
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2583IntroBUILD Resilience Act of 2017 Building Up Infrastructure and Limiting Disasters through Resilience Act of 2017
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2017-05-22
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB2465IntroSteve Gleason Enduring Voices Act of 2017 This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to make permanent the elimination of a specified payment cap under the Medicare program with respect to speech generating devices.
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2017-05-19
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB2542IntroFederal Bird-Safe Buildings Act of 2017 This bill requires each public building constructed, substantially altered, or acquired by the General Services Administration (GSA) to meet the following standards: at least 90% of the exposed facade material ...
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2017-05-19
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Committee
USHB2422IntroAction for Dental Health Act of 2017
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2017-05-19
[Hearing: Jun 29 @ 10:00 am]
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB984EngrossThomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2017 This bill extends federal recognition to the following Indian tribes of Virginia and establishes their relationship with the federal government: the Chickahominy Tribe; the...
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2017-05-18
To Senate Indian Affairs Committee
USHB1677EngrossCaesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2017 This bill declares that it is U.S. policy to use all diplomatic and economic means to compel the government of Bashar al Assad to halt the slaughter of the Syrian people and work toward a democratic govern...
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2017-05-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR128IntroSupporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia. Condemns: (1) the killing of peaceful protesters and excessive use of force by Ethiopian security forces; (2) the detention of journalists, students, activists and ...
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2017-05-18
To House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Committee
USHB2526IntroPOST GRAD Act Protecting Our Students by Terminating Graduate Rates that Add to Debt Act
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2017-05-18
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.
USHB2477IntroBank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act
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2017-05-17
To House Budget Committee
USHB2309IntroRights for Transportation Security Officers Act of 2017
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2017-05-17
To House Subcommittee on Transportation and Protective Security Committee
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