US Congress Senator Gary Peters [D]

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USSB2269EngrossGlobal Food Security Reauthorization Act of 2017
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2018-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSB3094IntroA bill to restrict the department in which the Coast Guard is operating from implementing any rule requiring the use of biometric readers for biometric transportation security cards until after submission to Congress of the results of an assessment o...
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2018-06-20
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2652EngrossStephen Michael Gleason Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2018-06-19
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB3081IntroA bill to identify and develop best practices for the training of elementary and secondary school counselors regarding career counseling.
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2018-06-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR547IntroA resolution designating June 19, 2018, as "Juneteenth Independence Day" in recognition of June 19, 1865, the date on which slavery legally came to an end in the United States.
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2018-06-14
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3958; text: CR S3954)
USSB2374IntroStopping Improper Payments to Deceased People Act
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2018-06-13
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB3027IntroModernizing Congressional Reporting Act of 2018
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2018-06-13
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB3031IntroFederal Personal Property Management Act of 2018
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2018-06-13
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSB3064IntroA bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act, the Labor Management Relations Act, 1947, and the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act, 1959, and for other purposes.
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR545IntroA resolution honoring the memory of the victims of the terrorist attack on the Pulse Orlando nightclub on June 12, 2016.
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2018-06-12
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3861; text: CR S3765)
USSB3036IntroKeep 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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2018-06-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1520IntroModernizing Recreational Fisheries Management Act of 2017
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2018-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 441.
USSB292PassChildhood Cancer STAR Act Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment, Access, and Research Act of 2018 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to authorize the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to provide support to collect the medical specime...
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2018-06-05
Became Public Law No: 115-180.
USSB2155PassEconomic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act TITLE I--IMPROVING CONSUMER ACCESS TO MORTGAGE CREDIT (Sec. 101) This bill amends the Truth in Lending Act (TILA) to allow a depository institution or credit union with assets below a sp...
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2018-05-24
Became Public Law No: 115-174.
USSB2982IntroTAA for Automation Act of 2018
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2018-05-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2980IntroIntegrated Missile Defense Act of 2018
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2018-05-24
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB2971IntroPACE Act Parity in Animal Cruelty Enforcement Act
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2018-05-24
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2957IntroPAST Act Prevent All Soring Tactics Act of 2018 This bill amends the Horse Protection Act to establish a new system for inspecting horses for soring, revise penalties for violations of the Act, and modify enforcement procedures. The soring of horses ...
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2018-05-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSR521IntroA resolution condemning the horrific attack in Santa Fe, Texas, and expressing support and prayers for all of those impacted by the tragedy.
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2018-05-23
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2886; text: CR S2881)
USSB2098IntroForeign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018
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2018-05-22
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 426.
USSB2859IntroSecure Airport Public Spaces Act of 2018
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2018-05-16
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSR512IntroA resolution designating the week of May 13 through May 19, 2018, as "National Police Week".
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2018-05-16
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2733; text: CR S2727-2728)
USSB2863IntroNational Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act
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2018-05-16
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSJR52EngrossA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to "Restoring Internet Freedom". This joint resolution nullifies the ru...
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2018-05-16
Held at the desk.
USSR513IntroA resolution recognizing 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 syst...
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2018-05-16
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2733; text: CR S2728-2729)
USSR443IntroA resolution recognizing the 197th anniversary of the independence of Greece and celebrating democracy in Greece and the United States. Congratulates the people of Greece as they celebrate the 197th anniversary of their independence. Supports the pri...
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2018-05-15
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
USSB447PassJustice for Uncompensated Survivors Today (JUST) Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of State, with respect to covered countries, to annually include within either the relevant Annual Country Report on Human Rights, the International Religio...
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2018-05-09
Became Public Law No: 115-171.
USSR440IntroA resolution designating April 2018 as "Second Chance Month". Designates April 2018 as Second Chance Month to promote awareness of unnecessary legal and social barriers that prevent an individual with a criminal record from becoming a productive memb...
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2018-04-26
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
USSR492IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Safe Digging Month. Expresses support for the goals of National Safe Digging Month. Encourages homeowners and excavators to call 811 before digging.
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2018-04-26
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2498; text: CR S2493)
USSR495IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that, during Public Service Recognition Week, public servants should be commended for their dedication and continued service to the United States. Supports the designation of the week of May 6-May 12, 2...
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2018-04-26
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2498; text: CR S2494-2495)
USSB382IntroFirefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2018 This bill requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to develop and maintain a voluntary registry of firefighters to collect history and occupational information that can be linked to existin...
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2018-04-25
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 386.
USSB1428IntroSmall Business Cyber Training Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Small Business Act to require the Small Business Administration to establish a program for certifying employees of small business development centers to provide cybersecurity pla...
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2018-04-25
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSB2717IntroMaritime Authorization and Enhancement Act for Fiscal Year 2019
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2018-04-25
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2735IntroSmall Business Advanced Cybersecurity Enhancements Act of 2018 This bill amends the Small Business Act to direct the Small Business Administration in coordination with the Department of Commerce to create a central small business cybersecurity assist...
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2018-04-25
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSR485IntroA resolution honoring the life of First Lady Barbara Bush.
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2018-04-25
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2443; text: CR S2441-2442)
USSB2756IntroFair Investment Opportunities for Professional Experts Act
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2018-04-25
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB2703IntroProject Safe Neighborhoods Grant Program Authorization Act of 2018
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2018-04-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR473IntroA resolution expressing no confidence in the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency and calling for the immediate resignation of the Administrator. Calls for the immediate resignation of Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Sco...
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2018-04-18
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSR474IntroA resolution relative to the death of the Honorable John Melcher, Senator from the State of Montana. Declares that the Senate has heard with profound sorrow and deep regret the announcement of the death of the Honorable John Melcher, Senator from Mon...
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2018-04-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2283; text: CR S2267)
USSB2694IntroRobocall Enforcement Enhancement Act of 2018
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2018-04-18
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSR377IntroA resolution recognizing the importance of paying tribute to those individuals who have faithfully served and retired from the Armed Forces of the United States, designating April 18, 2018, as "Military Retiree Appreciation Day", and encouraging the ...
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2018-04-10
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
USSR454IntroA resolution relative to the death of Zell Bryan Miller, the former Governor and Senator of the State of Georgia. Extends deepest condolences and gratitude to the family of Zell Bryan Miller, the former governor and Senator of Georgia. Honors his leg...
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2018-04-10
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2044; text: CR S2043)
USSR455IntroA resolution relative to the death of the Honorable Daniel K. Akaka, Senator from the State of Hawaii. Declares that the Senate has heard with profound sorrow and deep regret the announcement of the death of the Honorable Daniel K. Akaka, Senator fro...
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2018-04-10
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2044; text: CR S2043-2044)
USSB324PassState Veterans Home Adult Day Health Care Improvement Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to enter into an agreement with each state home to pay for medical supervision model adult day health care for a vete...
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2018-03-27
Became Public Law No: 115-159.
USSB374IntroConcrete Masonry Products Research, Education, and Promotion Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Commerce to issue orders applicable to U.S. manufacturers of concrete masonry products. Any such order must provide for the establishment of ...
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2018-03-22
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 365.
USSB2620IntroFederal Cyber Joint Duty Program Act of 2018
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2018-03-22
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB2584IntroStudent Non-Discrimination Act of 2018
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2018-03-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2578Intro2020 Census IDEA Act 2020 Census Improving Data and Enhanced Accuracy Act
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2018-03-20
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB2572IntroSafe Schools Improvement Act of 2018 This bill amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to require states to direct their local educational agencies (LEAs) to establish policies that prevent and prohibit conduct, including bullying a...
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2018-03-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1539IntroProtecting Domestic Violence and Stalking Victims Act of 2017 This bill amends the federal criminal code to: state that the term "intimate partner" includes a dating partner and any other person subject to a protection order under state domestic or f...
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2018-03-20
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
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