US Congress Senator Gary Peters [D]

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USSB2015IntroNational Scenic Trails Parity Act This bill amends the National Trails System Act to require the North Country, Ice Age, and New England National Scenic Trails to be administered as units of the National Park System.
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2018-08-15
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
USSB2101EngrossUSS Indianapolis Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2018-08-03
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB2497EngrossUnited States-Israel Security Assistance Authorization Act of 2018
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2018-08-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1596IntroBRAVE Act of 2017 Burial Rights for America's Veterans' Efforts Act of 2017 This bill increases the amounts payable through the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for: (1) burial and funeral expenses of certain veterans, and (2) such expenses in con...
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2018-08-01
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB514IntroNo Hero Left Untreated Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a one-year pilot program to provide access to magnetic EEG/EKG-guided resonance therapy to treat veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder...
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2018-08-01
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB3321IntroHidden Figures Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2018-08-01
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSR603IntroA resolution designating September 2018 as "School Bus Safety Month".
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2018-08-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1182PassNational Flood Insurance Program Extension Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program through November 30, 2018.
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2018-07-31
Became Public Law No: 115-225.
USSB3314IntroCensus Equality Act
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2018-07-31
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB756EngrossSave Our Seas Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Marine Debris Act to revise the Marine Debris Program to require the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to work with: (1) other agencies to address both land- and sea-based s...
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2018-07-26
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
USSB3284IntroSpotlight Act
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2018-07-26
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB141EngrossSpace Weather Research and Forecasting Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) to: coordinate the development and implementation of federal government activities to improve the nation's ability to prepare, av...
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2018-07-24
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USSR591IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Purple Heart Recognition Day.
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2018-07-24
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5312; text: CR S5270; Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5270)
USSB791EngrossSmall Business Innovation Protection Act of 2017 This bill directs the Small Business Administration to develop partnership agreements that provide for: development of high-quality training for small businesses related to domestic and international p...
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2018-07-19
Held at the desk.
USSB526EngrossMicroloan Modernization Act of 2018 This bill amends the Small Business Act to repeal the "25/75" rule under the Small Business Administration (SBA) Microloan Program (assisting low-income individuals to start and operate a small business) that permi...
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2018-07-19
Held at the desk.
USSB3094IntroTransportation Worker Identification Credential Accountability Act of 2018 This bill prohibits the U.S. Coast Guard from: (1) implementing the rule titled "Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC)-Reader Requirements," and (2) proposing...
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2018-07-19
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 524.
USSR581IntroA resolution authorizing the Senate Legal Counsel to represent the Senate in Texas v. United States, No. 4:18-cv-00167-O (N.D. Tex.).
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2018-07-19
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB3251IntroFederal Acquisition Savings Act of 2018
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2018-07-19
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB2345IntroJustice Served Act of 2018 This bill amends the DNA Analysis Backlog Elimination Act of 2000 to add, as a purpose area under the Debbie Smith DNA Backlog Grant Program, increasing the capacity of prosecutors to address the backlog of violent crime ca...
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2018-07-18
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USSB3223IntroRecovering America's Wildlife Act
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2018-07-17
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSR558IntroA resolution designating July 30, 2018, as "National Whistleblower Appreciation Day".
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2018-07-12
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
USSR575IntroA resolution honoring the memory of the 5 victims of the attack at the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland, on June 28, 2018.
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2018-07-12
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4955; text: CR S4954)
USSB2717IntroMaritime Authorization and Enhancement Act for Fiscal Year 2019
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2018-07-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 505.
USSB1112IntroMaternal Health Accountability Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish a program under which HHS may make grants to states (including federally recognized Indian tribes and organizations) for the p...
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2018-07-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 502.
USSB2756IntroFair Investment Opportunities for Professional Experts Act
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2018-06-28
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSR563IntroA resolution recognizing June 2018 as "LGBTQ Pride Month".
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2018-06-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSR568IntroA resolution designating June 2018 as "Great Outdoors Month".
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2018-06-28
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4808; text: CR S4746)
USSR566IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the President of the United States must immediately establish an interagency Office for Locating and Reuniting Children with Parents in order to protect separated children from suffering additional...
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2018-06-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3166IntroUnited States Army Rangers Veterans of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill directs the President pro tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives to arrange for the award of a single gold medal to the U.S. Arm...
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2018-06-28
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1158IntroElie 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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2018-06-27
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 489.
USSB3150IntroDISCLOSE Act of 2018 Democracy Is Strengthened by Casting Light On Spending in Elections Act of 2018
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2018-06-27
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USSB3151IntroPublic Service Freedom to Negotiate Act of 2018
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2018-06-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1117IntroConsumer Financial Choice and Capital Markets Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Investment Company Act of 1940 to allow a money market fund, under specified conditions, to elect to operate using a different method of valuation than is other...
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2018-06-26
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2126IntroFostering Innovation Act of 2017 This bill amends the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 to establish a temporary exemption to the requirement that each registered public accounting firm that prepares or issues an audit report for an issuer of securities (ot...
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2018-06-26
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2269EngrossGlobal Food Security Reauthorization Act of 2017
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2018-06-20
Held at the desk.
USSB2652EngrossStephen Michael Gleason Congressional Gold Medal Act
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2018-06-19
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB3081IntroSupporting Useful Career Counseling in Elementary and Secondary Schools (SUCCESS) Act of 2018
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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.
USSB3064IntroWorkers' Freedom to Negotiate Act of 2018
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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
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