US Congress Representative Henry Cuellar [D]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
USHB4IntroVoting Rights Advancement Act of 2019 This bill establishes new criteria for determining which states and political subdivisions must obtain preclearance before changes to voting practices in these areas may take effect. (Preclearance is the process ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-06
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB4650IntroMedicare Dental Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-06
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Ways and Means. H. Rept. 116-325, Part I.
USHB4665IntroMedicare Vision Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-06
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Ways and Means. H. Rept. 116-327, Part I.
USHB5267IntroTo prevent international violence against women, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-06
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB3742IntroRecovering America's Wildlife Act of 2019 This bill provides funding for (1) the conservation or restoration of wildlife and plant species of greatest conservation need; (2) the wildlife conservation strategies of states, Indian tribes, or territorie...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-05
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 6.
USHB2334EnrollTo designate the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in Odessa, Texas, as the "Wilson and Young Medal of Honor VA Clinic". This bill designates the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs i...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-04
Presented to President.
USHB3465IntroFallen Journalists Memorial Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the Fallen Journalists Memorial Foundation to establish a commemorative work on federal land in commemoration of the sacrifices made by journalists for a free and independent press.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-04
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2382IntroUSPS Fairness Act This bill repeals the requirement that the U.S. Postal Service annually prepay future retirement health benefits.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-04
Motion to place bill on Consensus Calendar filed by Mr. DeFazio.
USHR546IntroDisapproving the Russian Federation's inclusion in future Group of Seven summits until it respects the territorial integrity of its neighbors and adheres to the standards of democratic societies.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-12-03
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB724PassPACT Act Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture Act This bill revises and expands criminal provisions with respect to animal crushing. It retains existing criminal offenses that prohibit knowingly creating or distributing an animal crush video using i...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-25
Became Public Law No: 116-72.
USHB2423PassWomen's Suffrage Centennial Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 400,000 $1 silver coins that are emblematic of the women who played a vital role in rallying support for the 19th Ame...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-25
Became Public Law No: 116-71. (TXT | PDF)
USHB737EngrossShark Fin Sales Elimination Act of 2019 This bill makes it illegal to possess, buy, or sell shark fins or any product containing shark fins, except for certain dogfish fins. A person may possess a shark fin that was lawfully taken consistent with a l...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-21
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4820IntroSeeding Rural Resilience Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-21
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H9158)
USHB5243IntroClosing the Homework Gap Through Mobile Hotspots Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3851IntroTravel Promotion, Enhancement, and Modernization Act of 2019 This bill extends funding for Brand USA, the Corporation for Travel Promotion, through FY2027 and raises the fee for using the electronic system for travel authorization.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-20
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR718IntroSupporting the designation of "GivingTuesday" and strong incentives for all people of the United States to volunteer and give generously.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-20
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1865EngrossNational Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 gold coins, 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 half-dollar clad coins that are emblematic of the Nati...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-19
ORDER OF BUSINESS - Mr. McGovern asked unanimous consent that it be in order at any time to take from the Speaker's table the bill H.R. 1865, with the Senate amendment thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order, a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Appropriations or her designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment submitted for printing by Representative Lowey of New York in the portion of the Congressional Record designated for that purpose in clause 8 of rule XVIII; that the Senate amendment and the motion be considered as read; that the motion be debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations; that the previous question be considered as ordered on the motion to adoption without intervening motion or demand for division of the question; and that House Resolution 708 be laid on the table. Objection was heard.
USHB5173IntroTo authorize the National Medal of Honor Museum Foundation to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia or its environs, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-19
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB5132IntroGun Violence Prevention Through Financial Intelligence Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-15
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB1773EngrossRosie the Riveter Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2019 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 Gold Medal to Ro...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-14
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USHB5082IntroGigabit Opportunity Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-14
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4881IntroReal MEAT Act of 2019 Real Marketing Edible Artificials Truthfully Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-14
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB1980IntroSmithsonian Women's History Museum Act This bill establishes in the Smithsonian Institution a comprehensive women's history museum. Such museum shall be named by the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. The bill establishes a council, tha...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 230.
USHB3224EngrossDeborah Sampson Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-13
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHJR79IntroRemoving the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment. This joint resolution eliminates the deadline for the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment, which prohibits discrimination based on sex. The amendment was proposed to the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-13
Ordered to be Reported (Amended).
USHB5045IntroVeteran Employment and Child Care Access Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-12
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1396PassHidden Figures Congressional Gold Medal Act (Sec. 3) This bill requires the Speaker of the House of Representatives and President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation of one Congressional Gold Medal to Katherine Johnson, in recog...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-08
Became Public Law No: 116-68. (TXT | PDF)
USHB3195IntroLand and Water Conservation Fund Permanent Funding Act This bill makes funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) permanent. The President shall annually submit to Congress specified details regarding the allocation of funds to the LWCF....
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-08
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 222.
USHB4890IntroVeteran Deportation Prevention and Reform Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-08
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB5028IntroProtecting Benefits for Disabled Veterans Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-08
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4951IntroSchool Security Enhancement Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-31
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3763IntroPromoting United States International Leadership in 5G Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB4754IntroTaiwan Allies International Protection and Enhancement Initiative (TAIPEI) Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHR664IntroOriginal National Domestic Violence Awareness Month Resolution of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-30
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR649IntroExpressing the support of the United States for the grassroots development programs the Inter-American Foundation has undertaken for the past 50 years.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-30
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USHB2426EngrossCASE Act of 2019 Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act of 2019 This bill creates the Copyright Claims Board, a body within the U.S. Copyright Office, to decide copyright disputes. Damages awarded by the board are capped at $30,000. Pa...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-23
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 266.
USHB4801IntroHealthy Start Reauthorization Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1225IntroRestore Our Parks and Public Lands Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 199.
USHB3IntroLower Drug Costs Now Act of 2019 This bill establishes several programs and requirements relating to the prices of prescription drugs. In particular, the bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to negotiate prices for certain...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-22
[Hearing: Dec 10 @ 3:00 pm]

Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 24 - 17.
USHB4618IntroMedicare Hearing Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-22
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4785IntroTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1305 U.S. Highway 90 West in Castroville, Texas, as the "Lance Corporal Rhonald Dain Rairdan Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-22
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB4768IntroHome Visiting to Reduce Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1709IntroScientific Integrity Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 25 - 6.
USHB2420IntroNational Museum of the American Latino Act This bill establishes the National Museum of the American Latino in the Smithsonian Institution. The purposes of the museum are to (1) illuminate Latino contributions to the story of the United States; (2) p...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-17
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB4671IntroHelping Seniors Afford Health Care Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-17
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB95EngrossHomeless Veteran Families Act This bill updates the Department of Veterans Affairs per diem payment calculation for entities furnishing services to homeless veterans to include funding for a minor dependent. The rate for per diem payments is the dail...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-16
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4636IntroPLASTICS Act Partnering and Leveraging Assistance to Stop Trash for International Cleaner Seas Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB4580IntroPrevent Trafficking in Our Schools Act This bill directs (1) the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of Education (ED) to jointly carry out a pilot program under which qualified DHS personnel provide annual human trafficking awar...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-09-27
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4543IntroReducing Mental Health Stigma in the Hispanic Community Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-09-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4540IntroPublic Servants Protection and Fairness Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-09-27
To House Ways And Means Committee
Syndicate content
feedback